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Virtual - Folding Pages: Origami Lily

1:00pm - 1:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Learn how to make a bouquet of beautiful origami lilies just in time for Mother’s Day! Watch this program on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Take-and-Make Crafts - May

All Day
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Click on the link below to view and register to pick up one of our Take-and-Make Crafts: Youth Take-and-Make: Seeds Elementary Take-and-Make: Shrinky Dinks  Middle School Take-and-Make: Friendship Bracelets Teen Take-and-Make: P...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Flower Show

12:00pm - 2:00pm
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: General Interest, Storytime
Event Details:
Join CLPL Youth staff at Downtown Crystal Lake's Garden Party/Flower Sale from 12 - 2 pm. We'll have many flowery stories to share. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Take a docent led tour of the Karkomi Holocaust Exhibition, a place for both those familiar with the Holocaust and those learning about it for the first time. 1 registration needed per family or group. Register for the Zoom webinar here. You...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Take-and-Make Crafts - May

All Day
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Click on the link below to view and register to pick up one of our Take-and-Make Crafts: Youth Take-and-Make: Seeds Elementary Take-and-Make: Shrinky Dinks  Middle School Take-and-Make: Friendship Bracelets Teen Take-and-Make: P...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Adult Dial-a-Story

All Day
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Call Anytime! Looking for a screen break and a good story to relax you? Call the Library at 815.459.1687 and press 2 to hear our new Dial-a-Story every week. Stories will be updated weekly with selections for kids and adults. We’re excited to sh...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Take-and-Make Crafts - May

All Day
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Click on the link below to view and register to pick up one of our Take-and-Make Crafts: Youth Take-and-Make: Seeds Elementary Take-and-Make: Shrinky Dinks  Middle School Take-and-Make: Friendship Bracelets Teen Take-and-Make: P...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Youth Dial-a-Story

All Day
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth, Family
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Call Anytime! Looking for a screen break and a good story to relax you? Call the Library at 815.459.1687 and press 2 to hear our new Dial-a-Story every week. Stories will be updated weekly with selections for kids and adults. We’re excited to sh...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Preschool Crafts

10:00am - 10:30am
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
This month in Preschool Crafts, we are going to use the technique of pointillism and color in or create a picture using markers making tiny dots. We'll also learn a little about the life of Georges Seurat and his famous painting, A Sunday on the...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

DIY Fun Fliers

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, General Interest
Event Details:
Learn to make two kinds of fliers! The swooping straw requires a drinking straw, cardstock, scissors, and tape. The copter coaster requires this printed template, scissors, and a paperclip. Crayons or colored pencils are optional for decorating your ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Take-and-Make Crafts - May

All Day
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Click on the link below to view and register to pick up one of our Take-and-Make Crafts: Youth Take-and-Make: Seeds Elementary Take-and-Make: Shrinky Dinks  Middle School Take-and-Make: Friendship Bracelets Teen Take-and-Make: P...
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, General Interest
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 "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join Katie as she celebrates Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage month by reading an excerpt from Gene Luen Yang’s graphic novel Superman Smashes the Klan. Watch this program on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Take-and-Make Crafts - May

All Day
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Click on the link below to view and register to pick up one of our Take-and-Make Crafts: Youth Take-and-Make: Seeds Elementary Take-and-Make: Shrinky Dinks  Middle School Take-and-Make: Friendship Bracelets Teen Take-and-Make: P...
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 surprise story! Click here to watch this virtual storytime at 10 am on the CLPL YouTube Channel. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Building Buddies

3:00pm - 3:45pm
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® bricks, jump on Zoom, and have fun creating and sharing. Registration with an email is required for this program. ...

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.

Take-and-Make Crafts - May

All Day
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Click on the link below to view and register to pick up one of our Take-and-Make Crafts: Youth Take-and-Make: Seeds Elementary Take-and-Make: Shrinky Dinks  Middle School Take-and-Make: Friendship Bracelets Teen Take-and-Make: P...
This event is in the "Teen" group.

Virtual - Teen Cuisine: Upgrade Your Ramen

1:00pm - 1:30pm
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Join our teen librarian Karin to learn how to give your plain ramen bowl a delicious upgrade. Watch this program on our 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: 20
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 "All Ages" group.

Take-and-Make Crafts - May

All Day
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Click on the link below to view and register to pick up one of our Take-and-Make Crafts: Youth Take-and-Make: Seeds Elementary Take-and-Make: Shrinky Dinks  Middle School Take-and-Make: Friendship Bracelets Teen Take-and-Make: P...
This event is in the "Youth" group.

Virtual - Cat Kid Comic Club

4:15pm - 5:00pm
Virtual CLPL
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: Youth
Program Type: Book Club, General Interest
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Let's make comics together! Dream up your own stories and unleash your own creativity with some inspiration from Lil' Petey, Flippy and Molly! This is a program for grades 1 - 5. Registration is required in order to attend this Zoom program. ...

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.

Take-and-Make Crafts - May

All Day
Virtual CLPL
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Click on the link below to view and register to pick up one of our Take-and-Make Crafts: Youth Take-and-Make: Seeds Elementary Take-and-Make: Shrinky Dinks  Middle School Take-and-Make: Friendship Bracelets Teen Take-and-Make: P...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Virtual CLPL
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
Explore ways to connect with the Art Institute of Chicago and discover little known stories that make ours one of the most renowned art museums in the world.  1 registration needed per family or group. Register for the Zoom webinar here. ...
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: 20
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.