Holiday Concert - Thursday, Dec. 18 at 7 pm
Joan Hammel and Friends will perform holiday music, including: "Frosty the Snowman," "Silver Bells," and
"Winter Wonderland" at this special holiday concert. Ms. Hammel has been nominated five times for the
Chicago Music Awards Entertainer of the Year.
Library closed for Christmas Eve Day and Christmas Day
The Fox Lake District Library will be closed on
Christmas Eve Day, Wednesday, December 24, 2014
and also on
Christmas Day, Thursday, December 25, 2014
The library will reopen on Friday, December 26, 2014 at 9 a.m.
Needlecrafters of Fox Lake
The Needlecrafters of Fox Lake will meet Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at 11 a.m.
Bring your project and come craft with friends.
Gentle Yoga - Tuesdays at 10 am on Dec. 30 and Jan. 6, 13, & 20
Certified yoga instructor Shari Helminski will teach these calming yoga sessions.
Participants are encouraged to wear comfortable, non-binding clothing
and bring a yoga mat or towel.
Each class will last approximately one hour. Registration is required.
Call 847-587-0198 or stop by the library to sign up.
Thursday Murder Mystery Book Club
The Thursday Murder Mystery Book Club meets the first Thursday of the month at 10:30 am.
January 8th's title is Death at La Fenice by Donna Leon. Pick up a copy of the book
at the circulation desk and join us for doughnuts and discussion!
The Fox Lake District Library will be serving as a drop off point during November and December
for the Grant Township Food Pantry's holiday food drive.
Please bring non-perishable, non-expired food items
as well as personal hygiene items and place them in the collection box at the front desk.
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).
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