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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 Winter is Here by Kevin Henkes. Click here to watch this virtual storytime at 10 am on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Tie Dye T-shirts

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, General Interest, STEM
Event Details:
Grab a white t shirt, some sharpie markers and some rubbing alcohol for this fun wearable art/science project. Ms. Jamie and her niece will show you how to create a tie dye shirt in a new way! Click here to watch this virtual program at 4 pm on the C...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Virtual - Teen Cuisine: Mug Cakes

1:00pm - 1:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Tune in to learn how to make a delicious mug cake from Karin, our teen librarian. Watch this program on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join Katie from Adult Services as she reads an excerpt from Get a Life, Chloe Brown by Talia Hibbert. Watch this program on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Lunch with Library Ladies

12:00pm - 12:30pm
Virtual CLPL
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Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
We miss seeing and chatting with our youth patrons! Register to spend your lunch time with CLPL youth staff and chat about what you've been up to lately. Registration is required. ...

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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.

Virtual - Book Club Fair

All Day
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:
Have you ever wanted to start or join a book club but didn’t know how or where to start? Log on  Saturday, February 13 as CLPL staffers and some special guests present our first ever Virtual Book Club Fair! Attend live Zoom panels featuring Q&am...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Snuggle in with someone you love and listen as the youth staff reads all kinds of stories of love and friendship. Click on the following links to watch these virtual storytimes on the CLPL YouTube Channel at any time today. ...
This event is in the "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Teen, Adult, Family
Program Type: Book Club, General Interest
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 98
Event Details:
Session 1: Meet the Book Clubs! Join us live on Zoom to  learn about the many CLPL Book Clubs as well as other local book discussion groups! ...

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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 "Teen" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Virtual Book Club Fair Session 2: Author Q&A

3:30pm - 5:00pm
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Teen, Adult, Family
Program Type: Book Club, General Interest
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 99
Event Details:
Join Mary, host of our adult daytime book club Bookies, as she interviews and leads a Q&A session with published authors: Sulari Gentill (the Roland Sinclair series), Kieran Kramer (Second Chance at Love), and Victoria Th...

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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 "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 44
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...

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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.

This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Puppy Storytime with Ms. Seanine

10:00am - 10:15am
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join Seanine, Louis, and a new friend, Olive, for a fun doggie play time and story. Click here to watch this virtual storytime at 10 am on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - PUPCAKES

10:15am - 10:45am
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Grab your frosting bags and join Ms. Jamie to create some pawsitively adorable cupcakes. Click here to watch this virtual program at 10:15 am on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Building Buddies

1:00pm - 1:45pm
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest, STEM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Event Details:
Join Miss Ashlee and Ms. Jamie for some LEGO challenges and then creative free builds. Grab some LEGO, jump on Zoom, and have fun creating and sharing. Registration with an email is required for this program. ...

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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.

This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Passport to Adventure

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: General Interest, Storytime
Event Details:
Grab your passport and get ready to travel to the next country on our adventure around the world. During this virtual trip Ms. Susan and Ms. Jamie will be exploring the amazing country of Uganda with you. Click here to watch this virtual program...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
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 In the Neighborhood of True by Susan Kaplan Carlton. The ebook  and eaudiobook are availab...

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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.

This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, General Interest
Event Details:
Join Megan from Adult services as she teaches you how to make a frosty twist on a delicious winter favorite! Watch this program on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join Katie from Adult Services as she reads excerpts from Mia Sosa’s romance novel The Worst Best Man. Watch this program 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: 25
Event Details:
Join Mary from Adult Services for our monthly daytime book club to discuss The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah, a novel where a desperate family seeks a new beginning in the Alaskan wilderness - and fights to survive the climate and human nature. The e...

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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.

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 reads a special story, you never know what surprises she has in store for you! Click here to watch this virtual storytime at 10 am on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Abstract Art

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, General Interest
Event Details:
Join Ms. Jamie and her niece to create some abstract art. You will need some acrylic paints, a canvas, a large paintbrush and/or a plastic drywall knife. Click here to watch this virtual program at 4 pm on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual Library Board Meeting

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Meeting
Event Details:
In order to follow the State of Illinois’ orders, the Board of Library Trustees of the City of Crystal Lake will be holding a virtual meeting to perform essential business. Because of the COVID-19 and inadequate air flow inside the Library buildin...
This event is in the "Teen" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Join our teen librarian Karin to learn how to make tissue paper votives. Watch this program on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual - Memory Cafe

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: General Interest
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Event Details:
Reminisce with new friends at our Memory Cafe.  Come together with a cup of your favorite beverage in the comfort of your own home.  Join Marcia with hosts Christina and Rudy from Independence Health & Therapy for an enjoyable afternoon...

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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.

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. ...

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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.