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Sijo Poetry

2024-04-11 19:00:00 2024-04-11 20:00:00 America/Chicago Sijo Poetry Learn about the traditional Korean poetic form, sijo, a three-line poetry style consisting of 14-16 syllables per line. Explore its form and history and create your own captivating sijo. Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A/B

Thursday, April 11
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-04-11 19:00:00 2024-04-11 20:00:00 America/Chicago Sijo Poetry Learn about the traditional Korean poetic form, sijo, a three-line poetry style consisting of 14-16 syllables per line. Explore its form and history and create your own captivating sijo. Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A/B

Lake Villa District Library

AS Program Room A/B

Learn about the traditional Korean poetic form, sijo, a three-line poetry style consisting of 14-16 syllables per line. Explore its form and history and create your own captivating sijo.

Presented by Lucy Park, the executive director of Sejong Cultural Society.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Arts & Culture |

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Lake Villa District Library

Phone: 847-356-7711

Hours
Mon, Apr 15 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Apr 16 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Apr 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Apr 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Apr 19 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Apr 20 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Apr 21 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

Connect with Lake Villa District Library and discover all it has to offer---best-selling books, award-winning movies and music, access to digital content and activities for people of all ages. Plus free Wi-Fi and space to meet, study and work.

First established in 1949, Lake Villa District Library serves Lake Villa Township and those who live within the township’s boundaries; including the communities of Lake Villa, Lindenhurst, portions of Round Lake Beach, Round Lake Heights and Antioch. The population served is approximately 40,000.

Please let us know if you or someone in your party requires accommodations.

Photographs or videos may be taken at library programs and events. Please notify library staff if you do not wish to be photographed.

Upcoming Events

Tue, Apr 16, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Lake Villa District Library - YS Program Room A/B
GRADES 2-3: Join us to discuss "Ellie, Engineer" by Jackson Pearce. Copies of the book are available for checkout at the Youth Desk.

Tue, Apr 16, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A
If you knit, crochet, needlepoint or enjoy any other handicraft, here is a great opportunity to work on it at the library with new friends.

Tue, Apr 16, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Timothy O'Toole's 
It's the library in hangout mode; a book club with a twist, held at Timothy O'Toole's in Lake Villa.

Tue, Apr 16, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lake Villa District Library
Learn how to wow an employer at your interview. This class covers the before, during, and after of the most crucial part of the job hunting process.
Register

Wed, Apr 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
Lake Villa District Library - AS Meeting Room
Get an overview of the Weiss Financial Ratings resource, available through LVDL. Learn how to create an account; set up watchlists for your bank, stocks, and mutual funds; and run a Medigap report.

Wed, Apr 17, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A/B
Architectural historian Laurie Petersen takes you inside some of Chicago's most significant house museums with an illustrated talk about their owners, architects, & neighborhoods.

Wed, Apr 17, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - YS Program Room A/B
KINDERGARTEN - GRADE 1: Join us to read and discuss "Wonder Walkers" by Micha Archer. Copies of the book are available for checkout at the Youth Desk.

Wed, Apr 17, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A/B
Dreaming of summer? Wrap a seashell into a boho decoration: these ornaments are cute all year round.
This event is full

Wed, Apr 17, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Lake Villa District Library - YA Program Room
ELEMENTARY, MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL (kindergarten - grade 12): Mario time... oh yeah! Drop in to race against other gamers!

Thu, Apr 18, 9:30am - 10:00am
Lake Villa District Library - YS Program Room A/B
FAMILY (all ages): Join us for stories, songs & fun!

Thu, Apr 18, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A/B
Dreaming of summer? Wrap a seashell into a boho decoration: these ornaments are cute all year round.

Thu, Apr 18, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - YS Program Room A/B
FAMILY (all ages): Join us for stories, songs & fun!

Thu, Apr 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A/B
Biologist and author Rachel Carson warned the world of the potentially dire environmental impact of chemical pesticides in her best-selling 1962 book, Silent Spring.

Fri, Apr 19, 9:30am - 10:30am
Lake Villa District Library - YS Program Room A/B
FAMILY (all ages): Play Time is where the fun happens!

Fri, Apr 19, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - Lobby - Entrance Tables
Staff from U.S. Representative Schneider's office will be available to assist with federal issues such as Medicare, Social Security, Veteran Services, passports and immigration.

Fri, Apr 19, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Lobby
Staff from State Representative Mason's office will be available to assist with state issues such as unemployment, utility assistance, SNAP and Medicaid.

Fri, Apr 19, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Lake Villa District Library - YS Program Room A/B
ELEMENTARY (kindergarten - grade 5): Got odd and ends lying around? You bring yours and we’ll add ours to create out-of-the-box crafts from everyone’s bits and pieces.

Sat, Apr 20, All day
Lake Villa District Library
PRESCHOOL (ages 3-5): Enjoy a free take-home activity! All kits are first come, first served starting 9am.

Sat, Apr 20, 9:30am - 10:00am
Lake Villa District Library - YS Program Room A/B
FAMILY (all ages): Join us for stories, songs & fun!

Sat, Apr 20, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A/B
Looking to serve your community? If you’re interested in volunteering, but aren’t sure where to start, attend our Volunteer & Service Organization Recruitment Fair.

Sat, Apr 20, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Lake Villa District Library - YS Program Room A/B
FAMILY (all ages): Enjoy a movie on our screen and we'll provide the popcorn!

Sun, Apr 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A/B
FAMILY (all ages): Celebrate Wall-E with games and crafts that are anything but ordinar-E!

Mon, Apr 22, All day
Lake Villa District Library
April showers bring… paper roses! We’ll build these flowers upside down, flip to reveal your beautiful rose!

Mon, Apr 22, 9:30am - 10:00am
Lake Villa District Library - YS Program Room A/B
FAMILY (all ages): Join us for stories, songs & fun!

Mon, Apr 22, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - Administrative Conference Room
Special meeting of the Lake Villa District Library Board of Trustees.

Mon, Apr 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Meeting Room
LVDL's monthly mystery book discussion that meets on the fourth Monday of the month.

Mon, Apr 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - YA Program Room
GRADES 6-8: Join us to discuss "Unsettled" by Reem Faruqi. Copies of the book are available for checkout at the Young Adult Desk.

Tue, Apr 23, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A/B
What we plant and how we plant it can make a difference. Discover nature-based solutions for the home gardener that lessen the impacts of our changing climate.

Tue, Apr 23, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Lake Villa District Library - YS Program Room A/B
FAMILY (all ages): Play your favorite dice game—like Yahtzee and Boggle—or learn a new one!

Tue, Apr 23, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lake Villa District Library
GRADES 4-8: Join us to discuss "Troublemaker" by John Cho. Copies of the book are available for checkout at the Youth Desk.

Wed, Apr 24, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - Lobby - Entrance Tables
Staff from State Senator Edly-Allen's office will be available to answer questions and provide assistance with state issues, programs, and services.

Wed, Apr 24, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Lake Villa District Library
FAMILY (all ages): Impress us with your knowledge of garbage and recycling, and compete against other families! Register ONCE for your whole family.

Wed, Apr 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A/B
Tony Caldara & Erin Yarnall, who combined have hiked over 600 km of Spain's Camino de Santiago trails, share tips on training, gear, & choosing your route to the Cathedral in Santiago de Compestella.

Thu, Apr 25, 9:30am - 10:00am
Lake Villa District Library - YS Program Room A/B
FAMILY (all ages): Join us for stories, songs & fun!

Thu, Apr 25, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - YS Program Room A/B
FAMILY (all ages): Join us for stories, songs & fun!

Thu, Apr 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A/B
Identify project hotspots and create an efficient spring cleaning plan. Learn how to make future spring cleaning less stressful by maintaining year-round organization in common areas.

Fri, Apr 26, 9:30am - 10:30am
Lake Villa District Library - YS Program Room A/B
FAMILY (all ages): Blend the rules and create a masterpiece!

Fri, Apr 26, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A/B
Stop by the library and stay a while. Play cards, board games or work on a craft. Or just come by to enjoy refreshments and meet new people. Please register.

Fri, Apr 26, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Lake Villa District Library - YA Program Room
MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL (grades 6-12): Watch anime and hang out with fellow anime/manga fans! We'll screen up to TV-14 or PG-13.

Sat, Apr 27, 9:30am - 10:00am
Lake Villa District Library - YS Program Room A/B
FAMILY (all ages): Join us for stories, songs & fun!

Sat, Apr 27, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A/B
FAMILY (all ages): Explore technology with our local FIRST Robotics team, watch a demo of their latest robot, and join in the fun with hands-on activities!

Sun, Apr 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - YS Program Room A/B
FAMILY (all ages): Play the game, hone your skills and meet new friends!

Mon, Apr 29, All day
Lake Villa District Library
April showers bring… paper roses! We’ll build these flowers upside down, flip to reveal your beautiful rose!

Mon, Apr 29, 9:30am - 10:00am
Lake Villa District Library - YS Program Room A/B
FAMILY (all ages): Join us for stories, songs & fun!

Mon, Apr 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A/B
Join Citizens Utility Board (CUB) to learn about solar and the benefits of clean energy, including programs and incentives, cost-effectiveness, reliability, and consumer-friendly policies.

Tue, Apr 30, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A
If you knit, crochet, needlepoint or enjoy any other handicraft, here is a great opportunity to work on it at the library with new friends.

Wed, May 01, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - Lobby - Entrance Tables
Staff from State Representative Weber’s office will be available to answer questions and provide assistance with state issues, programs, and services.

Wed, May 01, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Meeting Room
What is the difference between uploading and downloading? What does it mean to save something to the cloud? Stacy Freeman of Links2Teach answers your questions about commonly used computer terms.

Wed, May 01, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A/B
Learn about key steps for starting a business such as business planning, choosing a legal structure, name registrations, permits & licensing, financing, employees, taxes, and record-keeping.

Thu, May 02, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A/B
Chinese art often features birds and blossoms, symbolizing the balance of prosperity and fulfillment. Learn about yin and yang pairs and gain cross-cultural insights into these art motifs.

Fri, May 03, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Meeting Room
An opportunity to learn, participate in thoughtful discourse, and reach informed opinions on the issues in America's foreign policy process. Reading materials available at the Adult Services Desk.

Fri, May 03, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - Lobby - Entrance Tables
Staff from U.S. Representative Schneider's office will be available to assist with federal issues such as Medicare, Social Security, Veteran Services, passports and immigration.

Fri, May 03, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Lobby
Staff from State Representative Mason's office will be available to assist with state issues such as unemployment, utility assistance, SNAP and Medicaid.

Mon, May 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A/B
Get vegetable garden tips from Master Gardener Gloria Maliszewski. Learn about site selection, soil preparation, planting techniques, & garden care, as well as planting times for warm & cool veggies.

Tue, May 07, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A
If you knit, crochet, needlepoint or enjoy any other handicraft, here is a great opportunity to work on it at the library with new friends.

Wed, May 08, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Meeting Room
We'll talk craft; discuss writing-related questions; and celebrate big and small victories in terms of process, production, and publication.

Fri, May 10, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A/B
Stop by the library and stay a while. Play cards, board games or work on a craft. Or just come by to enjoy refreshments and meet new people. Please register.

Sat, May 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Lake Villa District Library - AS Meeting Room
LVDL's monthly book discussion that meets on the second Saturday of each month. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk.

Mon, May 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A/B
Coloring is a fun way to relax and unwind. Join us to reduce stress, increase mindfulness, and exercise your creative side. Coloring sheets and supplies provided. Drop in to color your stress away!

Mon, May 13, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - Administrative Conference Room
Regular meeting of the Lake Villa District Library Board of Trustees.

Tue, May 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Meeting Room
Is your computer out of control? We’ll give you tips on getting rid of and organizing files so that your Mac or PC will run faster and more efficiently.

Wed, May 15, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A/B
Learn how Chicagoland residents traveled, commuted, and shipped via railroads, rapid transit, streetcars, and buses while the wheels of industry & agriculture were kept turning by freight railroads.

Wed, May 15, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A/B
You’ll be floating with happiness after crafting this Hot Air Balloon Lamp! Soft ambient lighting and summertime fun await.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 1 2024 at 10:00am

Thu, May 16, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A/B
You’ll be floating with happiness after crafting this Hot Air Balloon Lamp! Soft ambient lighting and summertime fun await.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 1 2024 at 10:00am

Thu, May 16, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - AS Program Room A/B
Experience South Indian Classical Music featuring vocals and an Indian style drum called a mridangam. Learn more about the Carnatic music style and the instruments used to play it.