We do our best to provide the most relevant and timely information to our readers, but please confirm dates, times, and availability before attending an event.

Events are posted on Little Lake County from information found on, but not limited to, attraction sites, government city sites; as well as submissions from individual attractions, press releases, and PR firms. All events are subject to change without notice and Little Lake County cannot be held responsible.

Little Lake County loves hearing about events!!  Events must be low cost or free and for kids, families or parents. Events must not require pre-registration to attend, and must welcome walk-ins. To submit your event for the calendar please click the green +Post Your Event button on the calendar below.

Questions about the calendar? Please contact Melissa.

{TR} = Ticket Required – this are free events that require a ticket, generally they are handed out just prior to the event.

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Baby Story Time at Cook Park Library 9:30 am
Baby Story Time at Cook Park Library @ Cook Memorial Public Library District - Cook Park Library
Oct 2 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Babies’ brains are wired for learning. Because language acquisition starts at birth, Baby Story Time focuses on activities that will stimulate their brain development. The emphasis is on caregiver-child interaction as we guide you through [...]
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Libertyville Farmers Market 7:00 am
Libertyville Farmers Market @ Cook Park
Oct 3 @ 7:00 am – 1:00 pm
In 2019, we are celebrating our 39th year in operation!  This year we have more vendors than ever, so you’ll be able to find more fresh food, flowers and so much more, and also have [...]
Artsy Tots 9:30 am
Artsy Tots @ Artist @Heart
Oct 3 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
When? Thursdays 9:30-10:15AMHow Much? $5/toddler or $50 punch card for 12 classesAges: 18 Months – 4 Years​ Students will discover ways to create art using watercolor, finger painting, clay, gel sticks, paint, collage and more! This is a messy [...]
Family Story Time at Cook Park Library 10:00 am
Family Story Time at Cook Park Library @ Cook Memorial Public Library District
Oct 3 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Family Story Times are lively and fun caregiver/child shared play-based education programs. Stories, songs, rhymes, and movement are intentionally chosen to strengthen language development during the First Five Years of life. We sing, read, play, [...]
Animals of the Night 6:00 pm
Animals of the Night @ Dunn Museum
Oct 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Animals of the Night @ Dunn Museum | Libertyville | Illinois | United States
A FREE Thursday Night Event.  Animals of the Night Drop-in and learn about animals that come out at night and make a craft to take home. Adult supervision required. Enjoy free programs every first and [...]
Family Story Times at Cook Park 6:30 pm
Family Story Times at Cook Park @ Cook Memorial Public Library District - Cook Park Library
Oct 3 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
 Listen to stories, sing songs, and learn rhymes during this story time for families. Children can wear their pajamas so they are ready to be tucked into bed when they get home. For children ages [...]
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Friday Morning Stories and Wiggles at Cook Park Library 10:00 am
Friday Morning Stories and Wiggles at Cook Park Library @ Cook Memorial Public Library District - Cook Park Library
Oct 4 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Enjoy stories, songs, and shaking your wiggles out in this fun storytime for children (ages 2-6) and their caregivers. Drop in
First Friday on Mainstreet 6:00 pm
First Friday on Mainstreet @ Downtown Libertyville
Oct 4 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Come downtown & see what’s happening on Main Street!  Perhaps a wine tasting, a book signing, fortune telling, definitely special discounts and most likely live music and refreshments while shopping! Our downtown shop owners are [...]
Friday Family Ninja Nights 6:30 pm
Friday Family Ninja Nights @ Ultimate Ninjas Libertyville
Oct 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
BEGINNING JANUARY 19 FROM 6:30-8:30 PM, come out to Ultimate Ninjas Libertyville for Friday Family Ninja Nights. Your kids can jump, swing, and climb on our course, or join them for 1 or 2 hours [...]
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Carousel Closet Libertyville Resale Event 9:00 am
Carousel Closet Libertyville Resale Event @ Libertyville Sports Complex
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Oct. 5th, 2019 – 9am-5pm • Open to the public, FREE admission! Oct. 6th, 2019 – 10am-3pm • Open to the public, FREE admission PLUS many items additional 50% off! We accept cash and all [...]
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Carousel Closet Libertyville Resale Event 10:00 am
Carousel Closet Libertyville Resale Event @ Libertyville Sports Complex
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Oct. 5th, 2019 – 9am-5pm • Open to the public, FREE admission! Oct. 6th, 2019 – 10am-3pm • Open to the public, FREE admission PLUS many items additional 50% off! We accept cash and all [...]
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DROP-IN Chess with the Chess Nuts 6:30 pm
DROP-IN Chess with the Chess Nuts @ Cook Park Library
Oct 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Looking for a casual, fun game of chess? DROP-IN and play with our amazing selection of unique chess boards, including 4 person chess, Stealth Chess, and 3D chess, to name a few! All skill and [...]
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Baby Story Time at Cook Park Library 9:30 am
Baby Story Time at Cook Park Library @ Cook Memorial Public Library District - Cook Park Library
Oct 9 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Babies’ brains are wired for learning. Because language acquisition starts at birth, Baby Story Time focuses on activities that will stimulate their brain development. The emphasis is on caregiver-child interaction as we guide you through [...]
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Libertyville Farmers Market 7:00 am
Libertyville Farmers Market @ Cook Park
Oct 10 @ 7:00 am – 1:00 pm
In 2019, we are celebrating our 39th year in operation!  This year we have more vendors than ever, so you’ll be able to find more fresh food, flowers and so much more, and also have [...]
Family Story Time at Cook Park Library 10:00 am
Family Story Time at Cook Park Library @ Cook Memorial Public Library District
Oct 10 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Family Story Times are lively and fun caregiver/child shared play-based education programs. Stories, songs, rhymes, and movement are intentionally chosen to strengthen language development during the First Five Years of life. We sing, read, play, [...]
Family Story Times at Cook Park 6:30 pm
Family Story Times at Cook Park @ Cook Memorial Public Library District - Cook Park Library
Oct 10 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
 Listen to stories, sing songs, and learn rhymes during this story time for families. Children can wear their pajamas so they are ready to be tucked into bed when they get home. For children ages [...]
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Friday Family Ninja Nights 6:30 pm
Friday Family Ninja Nights @ Ultimate Ninjas Libertyville
Oct 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
BEGINNING JANUARY 19 FROM 6:30-8:30 PM, come out to Ultimate Ninjas Libertyville for Friday Family Ninja Nights. Your kids can jump, swing, and climb on our course, or join them for 1 or 2 hours [...]
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Baby Story Time at Cook Park Library 9:30 am
Baby Story Time at Cook Park Library @ Cook Memorial Public Library District - Cook Park Library
Oct 16 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Babies’ brains are wired for learning. Because language acquisition starts at birth, Baby Story Time focuses on activities that will stimulate their brain development. The emphasis is on caregiver-child interaction as we guide you through [...]
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Libertyville Farmers Market 7:00 am
Libertyville Farmers Market @ Cook Park
Oct 17 @ 7:00 am – 1:00 pm
In 2019, we are celebrating our 39th year in operation!  This year we have more vendors than ever, so you’ll be able to find more fresh food, flowers and so much more, and also have [...]
Family Story Time at Cook Park Library 10:00 am
Family Story Time at Cook Park Library @ Cook Memorial Public Library District
Oct 17 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Family Story Times are lively and fun caregiver/child shared play-based education programs. Stories, songs, rhymes, and movement are intentionally chosen to strengthen language development during the First Five Years of life. We sing, read, play, [...]
Family Story Times at Cook Park 6:30 pm
Family Story Times at Cook Park @ Cook Memorial Public Library District - Cook Park Library
Oct 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
 Listen to stories, sing songs, and learn rhymes during this story time for families. Children can wear their pajamas so they are ready to be tucked into bed when they get home. For children ages [...]
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Baroque to Baby 11:00 am
Baroque to Baby @ David Adler Music and Arts Center
Oct 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
These baby-centric concerts are designed to encourage parents and caretakers to take a break in their day to share the joy of music with their babies. Listen to baby-approved classical selections and sing along to [...]
Friday Family Ninja Nights 6:30 pm
Friday Family Ninja Nights @ Ultimate Ninjas Libertyville
Oct 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
BEGINNING JANUARY 19 FROM 6:30-8:30 PM, come out to Ultimate Ninjas Libertyville for Friday Family Ninja Nights. Your kids can jump, swing, and climb on our course, or join them for 1 or 2 hours [...]
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Cook Library’s “Touch the Trucks” 10:00 am
Cook Library’s “Touch the Trucks” @ Cook Memorial Public Library District - Cook Park Library
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
osed so you and your young ones can explore community service vehicles and meet their friendly drivers. Climb aboard a fire truck, a high-reaching cherry picker, the library’s own Bookmobile, and more. By popular demand, [...]
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Guided Hike Lake County at Independence Grove 2:00 pm
Guided Hike Lake County at Independence Grove @ Independence Grove
Oct 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join us for a guided walk on this year’s Hike Lake County trails. Walk a new trail each session. Complete this year’s Hike Lake County challenge with a forest preserve educator. Out of respect for all program [...]
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Trick-or-Read: A Storywalk
Trick-or-Read: A Storywalk @ Cook Memorial Public Library - Cook Park Library
Oct 23 all-day
Celebrate the spooky season by walking and reading fun Halloween stories in the Children’s Department. Halloween stories will be displayed around the department for you and your little one to enjoy at your own pace. [...]
Wee Explorers 10:00 am
Wee Explorers @ Cook Memorial Public Library
Oct 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Let your little ones engage in sensory exploration of the world around them. For little ones ages 15 months to 2 years with their caregivers. DROP IN
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Trick-or-Read: A Storywalk
Trick-or-Read: A Storywalk @ Cook Memorial Public Library - Cook Park Library
Oct 24 all-day
Celebrate the spooky season by walking and reading fun Halloween stories in the Children’s Department. Halloween stories will be displayed around the department for you and your little one to enjoy at your own pace. [...]
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Trick-or-Read: A Storywalk
Trick-or-Read: A Storywalk @ Cook Memorial Public Library - Cook Park Library
Oct 25 all-day
Celebrate the spooky season by walking and reading fun Halloween stories in the Children’s Department. Halloween stories will be displayed around the department for you and your little one to enjoy at your own pace. [...]
Friday Family Ninja Nights 6:30 pm
Friday Family Ninja Nights @ Ultimate Ninjas Libertyville
Oct 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
BEGINNING JANUARY 19 FROM 6:30-8:30 PM, come out to Ultimate Ninjas Libertyville for Friday Family Ninja Nights. Your kids can jump, swing, and climb on our course, or join them for 1 or 2 hours [...]
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Trick-or-Read: A Storywalk
Trick-or-Read: A Storywalk @ Cook Memorial Public Library - Cook Park Library
Oct 26 all-day
Celebrate the spooky season by walking and reading fun Halloween stories in the Children’s Department. Halloween stories will be displayed around the department for you and your little one to enjoy at your own pace. [...]
Family Celebration Day at Dunn Museum 10:00 am
Family Celebration Day at Dunn Museum @ Dunn Museum
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Family Celebration Day at Dunn Museum @ Dunn Museum | Libertyville | Illinois | United States
Experience the exhibit, A Celebration of Souls, through crafts, activities, and demonstrations and learn more about the traditions of Dia de Los Muertos in Mexico.
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Trick-or-Read: A Storywalk
Trick-or-Read: A Storywalk @ Cook Memorial Public Library - Cook Park Library
Oct 27 all-day
Celebrate the spooky season by walking and reading fun Halloween stories in the Children’s Department. Halloween stories will be displayed around the department for you and your little one to enjoy at your own pace. [...]
Trunk-or-Treat 2:00 pm
Trunk-or-Treat @ St. John Lutheran School
Oct 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Bring your kiddos dressed up in their Halloween finest to trick-or-treat in our parking lot. We’ve had a great turn-out in past years and want to make this one even better. The Youth Group will [...]
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Trick-or-Read: A Storywalk
Trick-or-Read: A Storywalk @ Cook Memorial Public Library - Cook Park Library
Oct 28 all-day
Celebrate the spooky season by walking and reading fun Halloween stories in the Children’s Department. Halloween stories will be displayed around the department for you and your little one to enjoy at your own pace. [...]
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Trick-or-Read: A Storywalk
Trick-or-Read: A Storywalk @ Cook Memorial Public Library - Cook Park Library
Oct 29 all-day
Celebrate the spooky season by walking and reading fun Halloween stories in the Children’s Department. Halloween stories will be displayed around the department for you and your little one to enjoy at your own pace. [...]
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Trick-or-Read: A Storywalk
Trick-or-Read: A Storywalk @ Cook Memorial Public Library - Cook Park Library
Oct 30 all-day
Celebrate the spooky season by walking and reading fun Halloween stories in the Children’s Department. Halloween stories will be displayed around the department for you and your little one to enjoy at your own pace. [...]
Baby Story Time at Cook Park Library 9:30 am
Baby Story Time at Cook Park Library @ Cook Memorial Public Library District - Cook Park Library
Oct 30 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Babies’ brains are wired for learning. Because language acquisition starts at birth, Baby Story Time focuses on activities that will stimulate their brain development. The emphasis is on caregiver-child interaction as we guide you through [...]
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Trick-or-Read: A Storywalk
Trick-or-Read: A Storywalk @ Cook Memorial Public Library - Cook Park Library
Oct 31 all-day
Celebrate the spooky season by walking and reading fun Halloween stories in the Children’s Department. Halloween stories will be displayed around the department for you and your little one to enjoy at your own pace. [...]
Family Story Time at Cook Park Library 10:00 am
Family Story Time at Cook Park Library @ Cook Memorial Public Library District
Oct 31 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Family Story Times are lively and fun caregiver/child shared play-based education programs. Stories, songs, rhymes, and movement are intentionally chosen to strengthen language development during the First Five Years of life. We sing, read, play, [...]
Trick or Treat on MainStreet 11:00 am
Trick or Treat on MainStreet @ Downtown Libertyville
Oct 31 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 – 11 am to 2 pm. Trick or treat in the perfect safe and secure environment – the stores in downtown Libertyville!  Be sure to bring your camera!  Participating stores will [...]
Family Story Times at Cook Park 6:30 pm
Family Story Times at Cook Park @ Cook Memorial Public Library District - Cook Park Library
Oct 31 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
 Listen to stories, sing songs, and learn rhymes during this story time for families. Children can wear their pajamas so they are ready to be tucked into bed when they get home. For children ages [...]

12 Comments

  1. The events seem to revolve in most part around children and families and although that is nice, there is not a lot for single adults. is there a separate web site for those events?

  2. Is there a way to print out the calendar of just the month of June in one page? A printer friendly version?
    When I try to print it, it is wanting to print 25 pages in strange columns.
    Thanks.

  3. Rockin Jump no longer has rockin tots on Saturdays in the summer if you want to make that change. They said it would return in the fall.

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