Check Out a Museum!

Adventure and savings are waiting for you! The Crystal Lake Public Library participates in two museum pass programs.

Museum Adventure Pass:

Free admission or special discounts at 24 area museums and attractions (such as Brookfield Zoo, Chicago Botanic Garden and the Illinois Railway Museum).

Explore More Illinois:

Discounts at museums, visual and performing arts centers, and more throughout the state (such as Chicago Children’s Museum, Anderson Japanese Gardens and the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum).

Click Here to Visit the Museum Pass Page!

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March Bee Programs!

Build a Bee a Home
Ages 10 and up
Tuesday, March 28
6:30-8 pm
Register here! 

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March Take-and-Make Craft Kits!

Register for a take-and-make craft kit to bring home and assemble. Click on the link below to register:

Youth: Craft Stick Cat

Adult/Teen: Fantasy Map

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Library Lovers Expedition - Mini Golf Hole

All Ages
February 1-March 31 

The 2023 Library Lovers Expedition has begun! Visit all 13 libraries in McHenry County and explore their offerings. Register at any of the libraries and receive a map to assist with your expedition. Each library offers a special Library Lovers activity. Crystal Lake Public Library has a mini golf hole in Youth Services and a gumbull machine filled with reading prompts and special surprises in Adult Services.

When you’ve completed your expedition, your name will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win one of 13 gift baskets.

Click here for more information