Upcoming Events

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DIY Days

July 26, 2019
3:00pm - 3:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:
Join us for a fun-filled afternoon of do-it-yourself projects!  Bring out your creative side!  For kids entering grades 4-7.  Please register for each activity you are attending. June 14 and 21--Nylon Screen Printing (must be able t...

Makedo Open Lab Volunteer

July 29, 2019
4:45pm - 7:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Supervise the cardboard construction lab.  Clean up.   ...

Makedo Construction Lab

July 29, 2019
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Drop in anytime from 5pm to 7pm on select Mondays in July to try out our Makedo cardboard construction kit.  We'll have a new building challenge each day. ...

Evergreen Idol Volunteer

July 29, 2019
5:45pm - 7:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Judge our talent show. ...

Evergreen Idol

July 29, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Performance
Event Details:
Can you play the kazoo?  Do a birdcall?  Hula hoop? Whatever your trick or talent, showcase it at our talent show, judged by our Junior Library Volunteers.  Registration forms are at the Children's Services Desk.  All performers s...

Fairy Gardens - FULL

July 29, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Payment
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
CLASS IS FULL! Make a fairy garden with local artist Barb Thompson. Picture is an example, not an exact replica of what we will be making.  ...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

July 29, 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. ...

Snack & STEM

July 30, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Join us on Tuesdays for fun STEM activities and a brain-boosting snack! Register for each activity you are attending. June 4--Earth Friendly Sneakers Challenge June 18--Make Your Own Stethoscopes July 2--DIY Junkbots July 16--Build a Marb...
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Author Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 42
Event Details:
T.J. Martinson will talk about his debut novel "The Reign of the Kingfisher", a thriller set in an alternate version of Chicago, is getting rave reviews. Books available for purchase and signing. ...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

July 30, 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. ...

Birthday Bash Volunteer

July 31, 2019
5:45pm - 6:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Help with games and snacks.  Clean up. ...

Birthday Bash

July 31, 2019
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Story Time
Event Details:
Join us as we listen to stories about birthdays and celebrate all of our birthdays with games, snacks and an edible craft! ...
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, both Kindred Spirits and Stranger Than Fiction book clubs will read 'The Day the World Came to Town:9/11 in Gander, Newfoundland' by Jim DeFede.  Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk. When 38 jetliners bound fo...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

July 31, 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. ...

Anime Club

August 3, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Movie
Event Details:
Watch, read and discuss anime and manga. ...

Cookbook Book Club

August 5, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club, Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 48
Event Details:
It's too hot to cook!  Summertime recipes! ...
Payment
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Take A Trip!
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 23
Event Details:
Bus leaves the library at 9:15 am. Guided tour of Newberry Library on 60 W. Walton St. (https://www.newberry.org/).  We'll take a short walk to The Palette & Chisel Academy of Fine Arts at 1012 N. Dearborn St. (www.paletteandchi...

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.

Stampin' Up

August 6, 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

August 6, 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...
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: All
Event Details:
For a $5 per person donation to the Evergreen Park Library Foundation, you can have first pick at the library book sale. ...
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: All
Event Details:
For a $5 per person donation to the Evergreen Park Library Foundation, you can have first pick at the library book sale. ...

Educator Pre-Sale

August 10, 2019
7:00am - 9:00am
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: All
Event Details:
A special time just for teachers and educators to shop for children's materials before the book sale is open to the public. ...

Book Sale Volunteer

August 10, 2019
9:00am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Teens and tweens in grades 6-12 can earn services hours by volunteering at the library's Book Sale. ...

Book Sale Volunteer

August 10, 2019
11:00am - 1:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Teens and tweens in grades 6-12 can earn services hours by volunteering at the library's Book Sale. ...