Your Career After 50. Thursday, January 29 at 6:30 pm
Get the job that you want or love the job that you have with help from career coach Bob Podgorski.
Scene of the Crime. Saturday, January 31 at 2 pm
Author and historian Rich Lindberg details famous Chicago crimes spanning 150 years.
AARP Tax Help - Mondays, 1-4 pm, beginning in February
The Fox Lake AARP Tax Consultants will offer income tax preparation assistance
An Evening with Abraham Lincoln. Wednesday, February 4 at 7 pm
Hear about Abraham Lincoln's childhood, his famous debates with Stephen Douglas,
his experience as president during the Civil War and much more from
historical impersonator R.J. Lindsey.
Chess Tutor Club-Every Monday in February
Young Adults and Kids can stop by the children activity center
every Monday in February to learn and play chess.
Thursday Murder Mystery Book Club
The Thursday Murder Mystery Book Club meets the first Thursday of the month at 10:30 am.
February 5th's title is Murder on a Girls' Night Out by Anne George. Pick up a copy of the book
at the circulation desk and join us for doughnuts and discussion!
Kaplan ACT Practice Test - Saturday, February 7 at 9:30 to 1:00
Kaplan will host another free ACT Practice Test at library on Saturday, February 7 from 9:30 to 1:00.
Sign up at reference desk required
Fox Lake in 1963-Thursday, February 12 at 7 pm
The Fox Lake-Grant Township Historical Society shares what life was like in
Fox Lake in 1963.
Wireless and Remote Printing now available
The Fox Lake District Library is pleased to offer wireless and remote printing.
You will be able to work at home on your PC, laptop, tablet, or personal device
and send your print job over the web to the library.
Come to the library to the CPAD (print release station)
to pay for and print out your documents.
You may also send print jobs wirelessly to the printers while you are in the library!
To print from a computer or laptop, please click on the following link Wireless and Remote Printing for computers.
For tablet and mobile device users, an easy to use PrinterOn app is available to download for free from:
Affordable Care Act Enrollment
Enroll Lake County and the Lake County Health Department will be conducting enrollments for
the Affordable Care Act at the Fox Lake District Library on Fridays
from November 21, 2014 through February 27, 2015
(there will be no signups conducted on November 28, 2014, the day after Thanksgiving
and on December 26, 2014, the day after Christmas) or on January 2, 2015
Trained navigators will be available to explain your health insurance options
and answer questions about the Affordable Care Act.
Interested persons may call 847-377-4999 to make an appointment or for more information.
Walk-ins will be accepted.
New Technology at the Library
The Fox Lake District Library has upgraded all of our adult and juvenile public computers
to new, faster “all in one units” with larger screens.
There is less wiring to deal with and more legroom for your comfort!
We’ve also inaugurated a new service that helps you scan, store and fax
letters, documents, photos and other items.
There is a fee of $1.00 for faxes to domestic telephone numbers, $1.50 for international faxes.
This service is available in the library’s public computer section
in the second floor adult reference department.
Come to the library to take advantage of this new technology!
Zinio- Digital Magazines through Fox Lake Library
Digital magazines are now available to resident library card holders of the Fox Lake District Library!
Click on the Zinio Logo and browse through over one hundred exciting titles!
These digital magazines can be downloaded to computers, tablets, smartphones and more!Please click here for instructions on signing up for Zinio.
Library Book Sale Room Bag Sale
Fill up a library bag with items from the library's book sale room for only $10.
Pick up a library bag in the book sale room.
Fill the bag up with your favorite books, movies and other items.
Pay for your bag at the front desk.
Individual items also available at regular sale prices