February Take-and-Make Craft Kits!

Register, pick up your craft kit at the Library, and make the craft at home! Registration opens Saturday, Jan. 29. Click on the link below to register for the craft of your choice:

Youth Take-and-Make: Penguin Paper Bag Puppet

Teen Take-and-Make: DIY Paper Journal

Adult Take-and-Make: Counted Cross-Stitch Valentine Card 


Library Board Trustee John Engebretson Retires After 30 Years of Service

John Engebretson joined the Crystal Lake Library Board in 1991. He is stepping down from his post after 30 years of service.

Click here to read the full story. 

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Library Lovers Expedition - Explore Area Libraries!

February 1-28
All Ages
Explore 11 libraries in McHenry County. Register at any of the libraries, and you’ll receive a map, lanyard and button. Visit all the libraries to see what fun they offer your family. Collect a different button at each library. When you’re done, show your lanyard and buttons at a participating library. Your name will be entered into the drawing for a chance to win a gift basket prize.

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