Upcoming Events

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This event is in the "Children" group.

Booo!k Club

All Day10/1 - 10/31
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Book Club
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 "All" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Nonperishable Food Drive!

All Day10/7 - 11/7
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: All, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:
We'll be collecting nonperishable food at the Children's Services Desk from October 9 through November 7. All food collected will be donated to the Village Pantry. You CAN help fight hunger. Bring in a nonperishable food donation!...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Build It: Lego Club

October 15, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other, Technology
Event Details:
At this free-play program, children are provided an open-ended prompt to encourage imaginative building and playing with Legos. All creations are displayed in the library display case. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Civil War Ghost Stories

October 15, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: History
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23
Event Details:
Join Amateur Historian Kevin Connelly as he talks about ghost stories from the battles of Gettysburg, Ft. Hudson, and Petersburg. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Yak & Yarn

October 15, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Reading Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Details:
The Yak and Yarn Club is open to crocheters and beginning knitters as well. 6th grade - adult are welcome. Beginning crochet students should bring an H/8 hook and skein of medium weight yarn; beginning knitters should bring size 8 needles and a ske...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Tidy Up the Children's Department

October 15, 2019
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Help clean up the Children's Department at the end of the day.   Wipe down play tables, clean toys, put together puzzles, etc. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Toddler Time

October 16, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Toddler Time is an interactive story time program for children ages 18-35 months and their adult caregivers. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Noon Chair Yoga Fall 1

October 16, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Certified yoga instructor Joan Zigulich of Yoga Pathway will lead you in a Chair Yoga practice to boost your energy and get your joints moving. This gentle form of yoga consists of simple movements to strengthen and stretch the whole body all while s...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Story Time

October 16, 2019
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Preschool Story Time combines stories, songs and crafts for kids from 3-5 years old.    ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

1 pm Chair Yoga Fall 1

October 16, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
Certified yoga instructor Joan Zigulich of Yoga Pathway will lead you in a Chair Yoga practice to boost your energy and get your joints moving. This gentle form of yoga consists of simple movements to strengthen and stretch the whole body all while s...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Wacky Wednesdays

October 16, 2019
6:30pm - 7:15pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Join us for a weird and wacky craft or activity every other Wednesday in September, October and November.  No registration necessary. For kids in grades K-5. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Lost Restaurants of Chicago

October 16, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Cooking, Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
Event Details:
Chicago restaurants have fed the hungry and helped us celebrate special occasions. They have attracted movie stars, launched nationwide trends and created a smorgasbord of culinary choices. This program about bygone restaurants is sure to spark ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Tidy Up the Children's Department

October 16, 2019
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Help clean up the Children's Department at the end of the day.   Wipe down play tables, clean toys, put together puzzles, etc. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tour of University of Chicago

October 17, 2019
9:00am - 2:00pm
Registration
Payment
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Take a Trip!
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
Tour the campus library and visit the chapel in time to hear the famous Carillon concert at noon. Bus will leave at 1 pm to return to the library. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Story Time

October 17, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Preschool Story Time combines stories, songs and crafts for kids from 3-5 years old.    ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Snack & STEM

October 17, 2019
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:
Join us on Thursdays for fun STEM activities and a brain-boosting snack! Register for each activity you are attending. September 5--Building Bridges September 19 & October 3--Clay Coil Pot Construction October 17--Estimate the Weight of ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Family Story Time

October 17, 2019
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Children from birth through age 6 and their families will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities together. Feel free to wear your pajamas!  ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Tidy Up the Children's Department

October 17, 2019
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Help clean up the Children's Department at the end of the day.   Wipe down play tables, clean toys, put together puzzles, etc. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Baby Bookworms

October 18, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and fun for you and your baby! For babies from birth through 17 months with a caregiver.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Email and Internet Safety

October 18, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Payment
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Learn to set up a free email account to send messages and attachments, forward, and more. Navigate the Internet using search engines and Favorites safely. $10 fee. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Pumpkin Piñatas

October 18, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:
Make your own pumpkin piñata out of paper mache.  You must be able to attend both sessions.  Please register.  For kids in grades 2 through 5. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Guess the Weight and Win

All Day10/19 - 10/26
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Event Details:
Guess the weight of the pumpkin in the Children's Services Department (without lifting the pumpkin). Those who guess correctly will be entered into a raffle to win the pumpkin! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Candid Convos

October 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Candid Conversations discussion group is designed for an open, honest, respectful discussion among participants. Each meeting begins with a short video presentation related to the selected topic for the discussion. Come to learn a...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Landing a Government Job

October 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
EP resident Shawn Good will demonstrate the ins and outs of using the online system USA Jobs to search and apply for US civil service positions. In addition to guiding you through the application process, she will help tweak your resume to in...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Cuentos en Español--Story Time in Spanish

October 19, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Hora de cuentos para niños y niñas desde bebitos hasta edad escolar y para sus padres. Libros, canciones y rimas se presentarán totalmente en español.   This storytime features books, rhymes and songs in Spanish for children and families.&n...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Medicare Fraud Protection

October 21, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
What is health care fraud? Have you ever gotten a phone call from someone who said they were "from Medicare," but to send you a new Medicare card, they needed your Medicare number? Have you ever seen something listed on your Medicare Summary ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Email and Internet Safety

October 21, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Payment
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Learn to set up a free email account to send messages and attachments, forward, and more. Navigate the Internet using search engines and Favorites safely. $10 fee. ...