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Take and Make Craft

01/06/2021 @ 3:00pm - 01/30/2021 @ 12:00pm
Off Site
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Youth, Family
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Offsite
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Grab a take-and-make craft kit to bring home and assemble. These crafts are ideal for preschoolers through 3rd graders, or anyone who wants to do a fun craft. Register for the program, and we will contact you with instructions on how you can pick up ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, General Interest
Event Details:
Watch as Shannan from Adult Services teaches you how to create vibrant greenery with royal icing and sugar cookies. Watch this program on the CLPL YouTube channel ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual - Bullet Journaling for Beginners

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual CLPL
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, General Interest
Event Details:
Did you resolve to be more organized in 2021? Let Katy from Adult Services introduce you to the popular Bullet Journal system. ...

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Zoom - Invite

To access this program, you will receive an invitation to a Zoom meeting to the email you have given within 24 hours of the program.

Zoom - Recording

Library staffers will be recording this LIVE Zoom program.  This video may be used in other Library publications and promotions, including, but not limited to Facebook and YouTube.

This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Virtual - Snuggle in Storytime with Ms. Susan

7:00pm - 7:45pm
Virtual CLPL
Cancelled
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth, Family
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Welcome to Snuggle in Storytime! Join us as Ms. Susan reads out loud, E. Nesbit's classic story, The Enchanted Castle. All you need is your imagination and something to snuggle in with; your pet, your stuffy, a blanket or a parent/caregiver...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Harry Potter Scavenger Hunt

All Day 2/1 - 2/6
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Youth, Teen, Adult, Family, All Ages
Program Type: Book Club, General Interest, Movie, Offsite
Event Details:
If Diagon Alley was in Crystal Lake, it would be in downtown! So we’ve partnered with the Crystal Lake Downtown Association for a scavenger hunt. You will need to search the windows of the stores in Downtown Crystal Lake to spell out a mystery wor...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Take-and-Make Craft

All Day 2/1 - 2/27
Off Site
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 54
Event Details:
Grab a take-and-make craft kit to bring home and assemble. Register for the program, and we will contact you with instructions on how you can pick up your craft kit using our curbside service at the Crystal Lake Nature Center at 330 N. Main St., Crys...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Storytime with Ms. Terri

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Ms. Terri will read My Heart is Like a Zoo by Michael Hall. Click here to watch this virtual storytime at 10 am on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Maker Academy: Groundhog Cupcakes

1:00pm - 1:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Join Ms. Jamie as she shows you how to make a tasty groundhog treat to enjoy while we wait to see if the groundhog tell us we have 6 more weeks of winter or if we will have an early spring! Click here to watch this virtual program at 1 pm on the CLPL...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

HOGWARTS HAS GONE VIRTUAL!

3:45pm - 4:00pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth, Teen, Adult, Family, All Ages
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Hogwarts has gone virtual! Instead of Harry Potter Book Night, we are having Harry Potter Book Week! Join us for a week of programs, activities, and trivia. Watch a special welcome video from Professor Dumbledore. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Virtual - Wand Making

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth, Family
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, General Interest
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
No need to go to Ollivanders to get your wand! Ms. Ashlee shows you how to make your own wand. Use your own supplies at home or register to pick up the supplies from our take-and-make pick up service while supplies last. Please register each chi...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth, Family, All Ages
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Before classes start tomorrow, come visit the Leaky Cauldron and learn how to make your own Butterbeer with Ms. Megan. Click here to watch this virtual program at 5 pm the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Virtual - Teen Crafters: DIY Bath Bombs

1:00pm - 1:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, General Interest
Event Details:
Get ready to relax as you watch our teen librarian Karin teach you how to make your own bath bombs! Watch this program on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Virtual - Divination

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth, Family
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, General Interest
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 32
Event Details:
Join Ms. Susan as she shows you how to use your inner eye to see the future! Download a PDF for this project or if you can't print it register to pick one up from our take-and-make pick up service while supplies last. Take-and-Make supplies can ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Virtual - Transfiguration

5:00pm - 5:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth, Family, All Ages
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Grab your wand and decorating supplies and get ready to transfigure a cupcake into a cauldron you can eat. Click here to watch this virtual program at 5 pm on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Swoon along with Katie from Adult Services as she reads an excerpt from A Duke by Default by Alyssa Cole. Watch this program on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Storytime with Ms. Karamy

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join Ms. Karamy as she shares a fun story! Click here to watch this virtual storytime at 10 am on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Take-and-Make Craft for Adults and Teens - Cookie Sheet Memo Board

02/03/2021 @ 3:00pm - 02/27/2021 @ 12:00pm
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Teen, Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Offsite
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Event Details:
Grab a take-and-make craft kit to bring home and assemble. This month, we're creating cookie sheet memo boards. Register for the program, and we'll send you instructions on how to pick up your craft kit at the Nature Center, 330 N...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth, Family, All Ages
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Face off against fantastic beasts in this online escape room. Click here to test the Defense Against the Dark Art skills you have learned during your time at Hogwarts. There is a hints page available here, too! ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual - Meditate with Megan

1:00pm - 1:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Join Megan from Adult Services for a simple guided meditation. Watch this program on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Virtual - Potions

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth, Family, All Ages
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Join Ms. Megan to learn how to brew your own Felix Felicis, or liquid luck. (Note: This is only for fun, do not drink the Felix Felicis). Click here to watch this virtual program at 4 pm on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Virtual - Muggle Studies

5:00pm - 5:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth, Family, All Ages
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Ms. Susan will show off some of her favorite Muggle artifacts! Click here to watch this virtual program at 5 pm on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Join Anna from Adult Services to learn about some books that will help you get in the Valentine’s Day spirit! Watch this program on the CLPL YouTube channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Virtual - Care of Magical Creatures

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth, Family, All Ages
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Ms. Karamy will show you how to feed the fiercest of dragons! Click here to watch this virtual program at 4 pm on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Virtual - Charms

5:00pm - 5:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth, Family, All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, General Interest
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Event Details:
Ms. Ashlee will teach you how to use the Impervious Charm with waterproof sand. Register to pick up your own container of magical sand from our take-and-make curbside service while supplies last. Take-and-Make supplies can be scheduled for pick ...