New Database: Creativebug

So, you went to our Craft Swap on Saturday and got a ton of free craft supplies…now what? Well, it’s your lucky day: we just added a brand new digital resource that’s all about crafting. Creativebug is a database that offers unlimited access to online video arts and crafts workshops and techniques where you can learn everything from sewing and needlework to painting and ceramics. You’ll even get access to JOANN’S exclusive online learning community. So, what are you waiting for? Head on over to Creativebug today and sign up for an account using your Lake Bluff Library card number.

Halloween Programs with the Library

We have five great programs planned to celebrate the spooooookiest day of the year!

Trunk or Treat
10/22 from 6:30-7:30pm at Lake Bluff Park District
Registration is Required
Looking for a safe place to take your child trick or treating? Join the Library at the Lake Bluff Park District for their annual Trunk or Treat event. Show your Lake Bluff Library support and stop by our trunk! We hope to see you there!

Event is located at the Lake Bluff Park District at 355 W. Washington Ave in Lake Bluff.

Register to Vote at the Library

The Library and the League of Women Voters of Lake Forest/Lake Bluff Area are observing National Voter Registration Day on September 28, 2021. Here’s what you need to know:

Register to vote on 9/28
A voter registrar from the League of Women Voters of Lake Forest/Lake Bluff Area will be at the Library from 2-4pm on September 28.

…or during normal operating hours
Did you know that the Library is an official place of voter registration for Lake County? Visit our Voter Registration page for more information on this service. If you’re planning on coming in on a weekend or evening, we recommend calling ahead to make sure that we have a registrar scheduled to be in.

Masks Required 8/30

Effective Monday, August 30, all patrons visiting the Library will be required to wear a mask, regardless of their personal vaccination status. This is in compliance with the new Illinois Mask Mandate issued by Governor Pritzker. We will have complimentary masks available at the Library for those who forget their masks at home. Thank you in advance for your cooperation.

Watch Zoom programs at the Library!

We are happy to announce that patrons can now view Adult Zoom programs at the Library. Have a night out with friends or family, discuss programs with other viewers, and join us in the Spruth Room to view Zoom programs on the big screen. Seating is limited and will be first come for registered viewers, so be sure to sign up! Please call the library or use the online calendar to register. All registrants will receive a Zoom link before the program.