Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Yak & Yarn

August 27, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting 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...

Kindred Spirits Book Club

August 28, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
This month's selection is Clock Dance by Anne Tyler.  Copies are available at the Circulation Desk. ...
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: All, Children, Teens, Adults
Event Details:
September is National Library Card Sign Up Month!  During the month of September, and while supplies last, any Evergreen Park resident who signs up for a new library card at the Evergreen Park Public Library will receive one free ticket to Brook...

Stampin' Up

September 3, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Details:
Esther Thoele of Stampin' Up will teach you how to use decorative rubber stamps and accessories to make personal greeting cards. Participants will create different themed cards each month. Bring your own scissors and adhesive. Register for each class...

Yak & Yarn

September 3, 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...

Snack & STEM

September 5, 2019
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Technology Class
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 ...

Intro to Word

September 5, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Payment
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Learn how to create, format, edit and save documents in Microsoft Word. File management will be addressed. Other topics will be added as determined by students demand. $10 fee. ...

Pog Pins

September 6, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
We've inherited a collection of pogs from the 1990s.  Drop-in anytime from 3 to 5 pm (or while supplies last) to choose a pog and turn it into a cool backpack pin. ...

Escape Room Assistant

September 7, 2019
9:30am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Help with our escape room. ...

Food service and table busser

September 7, 2019
9:30am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Serve cake to attendees of our fun fest and clean tables. ...

FULL--Be Clifford!

September 7, 2019
9:30am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
This volunteer opportunity is full.  Feel free to put your name on the wait list.  Wear a Clifford the Big Red Dog costume.  Greet people who come to our fun fest.  ...

Game Assistant

September 7, 2019
9:30am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Help us with library games. ...

Story Time Helper

September 7, 2019
9:30am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Read Clifford stories to kids during our fun fest.  ...

#WeAreEvergreen Fun Fest: Celebrating 75 Years

September 7, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: All
Event Details:
Happy birthday to us! Evergreen Park Library opened its doors on September 7, 1944. You are the special guest at our 75th anniversary celebration featuring library and literary themed activities, including Bob Erlich, butterfly garden curator, Cliffo...

Back-To-School Bingo!

September 7, 2019
3:00pm - 3:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Play picture bingo with a back-to-school theme and win fabulous prizes! ...

Computer Basics

September 9, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Payment
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Adults with limited knowledge of computers can learn the main components and keyboard, common terminology, use of the mouse, and set up and use of a free email account. This is a hands-on class. $10 fee. ...

Beeswax Lip Balm

September 9, 2019
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Home & Garden
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Details:
Prevent dry, chapped, winter lips by learning to make your own lip balm.  Please register.  For grades 3-8. ...

Costumes of Downton Abbey Tea

September 9, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 41
Event Details:
Art historian Jeff Mishur discusses costumes used in the popular PBS series and soon to be movie -- some original to the period and others newly constructed to imitate vintage dress. Most importantly, Mishur places each costume into a histo...

Toddler Time

September 10, 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. ...

ESL Conversation Circle

September 10, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
This program offers non-native speakers of English the opportunity to improve their language skills using conversation. Beginning, intermediate, and advanced speakers are welcome (students must have basic English skills). All conversations will...

Lunch Box Literacy

September 10, 2019
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Home & Garden
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:
Teens will make delicious, healthy  food, learn how to read a recipe and food labels, and understand the math that goes into measuring and scaling a recipe up or down. September 10--Lunchbox Detectives:  Decode food labels and crack the ...

In a Pickle

September 10, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Payment
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Alison Platt will show us how to prepare, season, and jar some delicious dill pickles. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Paid Event Refund Policy

  1. Cancelations must be received no later than 48 hours prior to the start of a program to receive a refund.
  2. Trip refunds will be granted only if the vacated spot is filled.
  3. There are no refunds for cancelation of an Evergreen Park Public Library Foundation event.
  4. There are no partial refunds.
  5. Refunds will be paid in the manner tendered; i.e., cash, check, or charge.

Yak & Yarn

September 10, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting 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...

Toddler Time

September 11, 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. ...

Noon Chair Yoga Fall 1

September 11, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Payment
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 24
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...

Disclaimer(s)

Paid Event Refund Policy

  1. Cancelations must be received no later than 48 hours prior to the start of a program to receive a refund.
  2. Trip refunds will be granted only if the vacated spot is filled.
  3. There are no refunds for cancelation of an Evergreen Park Public Library Foundation event.
  4. There are no partial refunds.
  5. Refunds will be paid in the manner tendered; i.e., cash, check, or charge.