Upcoming Events

Ongoing Events
Registration Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type

Library Closed

5:00pm - 9:00pm
Crystal Lake Public Library
Branches:
Crystal Lake Public Library
Description:
The Library closes at 5pm for the Thanksgiving holiday. ...

Library Closed

All Day
Crystal Lake Public Library
Branches:
Crystal Lake Public Library
Description:
The Library is closed for the Thanksgiving holiday. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual - Adult Storytime

7:00pm - 7:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Join Katie from Adult Services all month as she shares a series of stories for adults, highlighting indigenous authors from the North American continent on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...

Library Closed

All Day
Crystal Lake Public Library
Branches:
Crystal Lake Public Library
Description:
The Library is closed for the Thanksgiving holiday. ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Virtual - Teen Cuisine: Leftover Sliders

1:00pm - 1:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Learn how to put those Thanksgiving leftovers to good use as teen librarian Karin shares her recipe for “Leftover Sliders” today on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Theatre 121 is partnering with CLPL to bring you some seasonal cheer! Join local, award winning performer Alex Fayer as Charles Dickens every Sunday evening at 7 pm during the holiday season as he reads his festive classic ‘A Christmas Carol’ on the&...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Rhyme and a Story with Ms. Terri

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join Ms. Terri as she celebrates "Dinovember" by sharing a fun rhyme and the book Tiny T. Rex and the Impossible Hug written by Jonathan Stutzman and illustrated by Jay Fleck. Click here to watch this virtual storytime at 10 am on the CLPL ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Story and a Snack with Ms. Kristen

1:00pm - 1:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest, Storytime
Event Details:
Kristen and her daughter share a book and then make a treat with Skittles. Click here to watch this virtual program at 1 pm on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Join us as we discuss a graphic novel available through Hoopla. We'll decide on the title at our October meeting. You vote to choose next month's graphic novel. This is a special program for students in grades 6 - 8. Registration ...

Disclaimer(s)

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.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Friends of the Crystal Lake Library Meeting

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Crystal Lake Public Library
Library Branch: Crystal Lake Public Library
Room: Storytime I & II
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Meeting
Event Details:
The Friends of the Crystal Lake Library will be meeting to plan events and fundraisers. New members welcome!...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Storytime with Ms. Seanine

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Ms. Seanine reads One Snowy Morning by Kevin Tseng. Click here to watch this virtual storytime at 10 am on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth, Family
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, General Interest, STEM
Event Details:
Have fun exploring science, technology, engineering, art, and math (S.T.E.A.M.). Ms. Ashlee demonstrates a STEAM activity and then YOU try it at home. Click here to watch this virtual program at 4 pm on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Event Details:
This isn't your typical book club! There's no assigned book, no discussion to prepare for, it’s just a group of book lovers getting together to talk about our shared passion. Join Katy and Katie from Adult Services on Zoom to distantly socialize with...

Disclaimer(s)

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.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Theatre 121 is partnering with CLPL to bring you some seasonal cheer! Join local, award winning performer Alex Fayer as Charles Dickens every Sunday evening at 7 pm during the holiday season as he reads his festive classic ‘A Christmas Carol’ on the&...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Christmas Storytime with Mrs. Claus

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join Mrs. Claus for a special message from the North Pole. Then Ms. Seanine will read a special Christmas story. Click here to watch this virtual storytime at 10 am on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Graphic Novels Out Loud

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Ms. Ashlee shares a fun graphic novel that you can listen to. Click here to watch this virtual storytime at 4 pm on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual - English Conversation Club

3:30pm - 5:00pm
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: En Español
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Event Details:
Join our conversation club! Practice your conversational English, and increase your confidence in your skills. All levels welcome. ¡Venga a nuestro grupo de conversación! Practique su inglés conversacional y adquiera confianza en sus habilidades. ...

Disclaimer(s)

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.

This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - A Song and a Story with Ms. Terri

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join Ms. Terri for this special holiday storytime. We'll sing a jingle bell song and read The Mouse Before Christmas by Tracey Turner, illustrated by Jenny Lovlie. Click here to watch this virtual storytime at 10 am on the CLPL YouTube Chan...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - DIY Chalk Holiday Lights

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, General Interest
Event Details:
Join Ms. Dawn as she shows you how to make holiday-themed chalk drawings with cardstock, scissors, paper, and colorful chalk! Click here to watch this virtual program at 4 pm on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual - Knit at Night

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Event Details:
Knitters and Crafters, join Megan from Adult Services on Zoom for a drop-in program where you can socialize with other makers while working on your current projects. ...

Disclaimer(s)

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.

This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual - Paddock Street Writers Guild

3:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: General Interest
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Event Details:
Writers of all experience levels are welcome to join Katy from Adult Services for a virtual meeting of CLPL's monthly writers' group. ...

Disclaimer(s)

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.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Theatre 121 is partnering with CLPL to bring you some seasonal cheer! Join local, award winning performer Alex Fayer as Charles Dickens every Sunday evening at 7 pm during the holiday season as he reads his festive classic ‘A Christmas Carol’ on the&...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Holiday Storytime with Ms. Susan

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join Ms. Susan as she reads a special holiday story by Jan Brett. Click here to watch this virtual storytime at 10 am on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Elephant and Piggie Marathon

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join Ms. Susan and Ms. Seanine as they act out the stories you love from Elephant and Piggie! Click here to watch this virtual program at 4 pm on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Planning/PR Committee Meeting

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Crystal Lake Public Library
Library Branch: Crystal Lake Public Library
Room: Ames II
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Meeting
Event Details:
The Planning and Public Relations Committees of the Board of Library Trustees will meet....
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Event Details:
Join Katy from Adult Services for a YA book discussion group for those of us who are a little less Y and a little more A. This month we will be discussing The Thousandth Floor by Katherine McGee, The ebook is available on hoopla and both the ebook an...

Disclaimer(s)

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.

This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual - Bookies "A Christmas Memory"

9:30am - 11:30am
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Details:
Join Mary from Adult Services on Zoom for our monthly book club. A holiday classic, this short story portrays the moving relationship between a seven-year-old and his elderly cousin as they work together on their holiday tradition of making fruitcake...

Disclaimer(s)

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.