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This event is in the "Children" group.

Booo!k Club

All Day 10/1 - 10/30
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Read (or be read to) for four hours during the month of October to earn a trick or treat bag and some goodies.  Register and log your time spent reading using the Beanstack app or at evergreenparklibrary.beanstack.org.  For kids in 5th grad...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Craft it up

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Join us on Instagram while we Craft it Up and learn fun new ways we can use something old or create something yummy, new or fun!  Sep 3 Glow- in- the- dark bottles Sep 10 Bracelets Sep 17 Rock Candy Sep 24 Origami Oct 1 Journal pe...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Giants in the Park

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Main Floor
Age Group: Adults
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Author and illustrator Krista August unveils the forgotten histories behind Lincoln Park’s monumental art with historical photographs and highlights from her award-winning book, Giants in the Park: A Guide to Portrait Statues in Chicag...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Join us on Fridays at 4:30 on Facebook or Instagram to make a cool craft.  To get a craft kit, register for each kit you would like to do, then pick up your kit at the library starting the Monday before the craft video's debut.  If we ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Something New Saturdays

1:00pm - 1:15pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cooking, Health & Wellness, Home & Garden, Other
Event Details:
Join us every Saturday, except for Halloween, at 1 pm to try something new!  We'll explore science, cooking, and crafting techniques. Videos can be viewed on our Facebook and Instagram pages. September 19--Mysterious Fingerprints Sept...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

WWII Radio Hour

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Main Floor
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Music, Seniors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
Entertainers from Nostalgia Entertainment will perform favorites such as “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy,” “Bei Mir Bist Du Schon,” “In the Mood” and “Don’t Sit Under the Apple Tree.” The costumed and piano-accompanied trio reenact a 1940’s radio ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Cookbook Book Club

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:
Register and pick up a bag of 2 spices (Pumpkin Pie and Quebec Beef) to use in a dish or two at home. Share your recipes on Zoom. Spices will be available on September 9. Join us via Zoom at: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88419363302?pwd=TFowN2xUL2...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Hey teens! Love to read but don't know what to choose? Want to be surprised with a book? Sign up to get a book with goodies chosen for you! To sign up just fill out the form below. Every month there will be a different theme and this month's is "H...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Grab & Grow: Plant Propagation

All Day 10/6 - 10/9
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Home & Garden
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Event Details:
The Grab & Grow program is offered in September (Prayer Plant), October (Pothos), and November (Holiday cactus).  Please register for just one month to ensure more people can learn how to propagate! This month we will share cuttings ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Are you missing your storytime friends?  Join us for Zoom into Preschool Storytime!  When you register, please provide a valid email.  You will be sent a reminder with the Zoom meeting ID and password included.  Daycare centers ar...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Sewing With Laura

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Learn simple sewing tricks with Fashion Designer Laura! ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Details:
Since our Knit & Crochet enthusiasts can't meet in person at the library, join Kris Morgan & Jenna Harte for social stitching while social distancing! Join the Zoom meeting and show off your WIP (work in progress), get some crochet or knittin...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Are you missing your friends from Toddler Time or Baby Bookworms?  Join us for baby/toddler storytime on Zoom, for kids from birth through 35 months old!  When you register, please provide a valid email.  You will be sent a reminder wi...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Conflict Management-Zoom

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23
Event Details:
Gia Washington from Sertoma Centre will explore the sources and nature of conflict, and lead participants in various exercises designed to identify their individual conflict management styles and increase their repertoire of conflict management ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Craft it up

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Join us on Instagram while we Craft it Up and learn fun new ways we can use something old or create something yummy, new or fun!  Sep 3 Glow- in- the- dark bottles Sep 10 Bracelets Sep 17 Rock Candy Sep 24 Origami Oct 1 Journal pe...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Virtual Lego Club

6:30pm - 7:15pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
We'll supply the challenge, you supply the Legos!  Build with us on Zoom!  Meet other kids, take the building challenge, and share what you've made!  We'll give you the challenge in advance, via email, so you can start thinking about w...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Main Floor
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: History, Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:
Illinois state senator Bill Cunningham and Dr. Matthew Costello, professor of political science at St. Xavier University, offer a dynamic perspective on how democracy and our government work from a theoretical, historical, and practical viewpoint. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
Join us on Fridays at 4:30 on Facebook or Instagram to make a cool craft.  To get a craft kit, register for each kit you would like to do, then pick up your kit at the library starting the Monday before the craft video's debut.  If we ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Something New Saturdays

1:00pm - 1:15pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Cooking, Health & Wellness, Home & Garden, Other
Event Details:
Join us every Saturday, except for Halloween, at 1 pm to try something new!  We'll explore science, cooking, and crafting techniques. Videos can be viewed on our Facebook and Instagram pages. September 19--Mysterious Fingerprints Sept...

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All Day
Branches:
Evergreen Park Public Library, Linda McKeown, Virtual, Off Site, Volunteer Calendar
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Puzzle Day

All Day
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Grab a sudoku, crossword or word search puzzle to go from the Activity Room! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Are you missing your storytime friends?  Join us for Zoom into Preschool Storytime!  When you register, please provide a valid email.  You will be sent a reminder with the Zoom meeting ID and password included.  Daycare centers ar...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Details:
Since our Knit & Crochet enthusiasts can't meet in person at the library, join Kris Morgan & Jenna Harte for social stitching while social distancing! Join the Zoom meeting and show off your WIP (work in progress), get some crochet or knittin...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Are you missing your friends from Toddler Time or Baby Bookworms?  Join us for baby/toddler storytime on Zoom, for kids from birth through 35 months old!  When you register, please provide a valid email.  You will be sent a reminder wi...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Main Floor
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History, Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Historian William Pack exhumes the tragic life and remarkable writings of this American genius. Pack uses dramatic story readings to bring Poe’s disturbing writing (Tell-Tale Heart, The Raven, M. Valdemar) to life. Space is limited to the fir...

Library Board Meeting

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Event Details:
Members of the public are welcome to attend. Each regular agenda provides time for public participation. Patrons addressing the Library Board must state their full name and address for the record, and limit their comments to five minutes. The total t...