Upcoming Events

Event Type

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Age
Program Type
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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. ...

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...

Costumes of Downton Abbey

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: 49
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...

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...

A Parent's Guide on How to Pay for College

September 10, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Details:
My College Planning Team will share strategies on funding your children’s education, selecting and applying to colleges that are the “best fit” for your student, and learning how admissions officers and scholarship committees make...

Library Board Meeting

September 11, 2019
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...

Yak & Yarn

September 17, 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...

Stranger Than Fiction Book Club

September 18, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:
In honor of Library Card sign up month, Stranger Than Fiction will read Susan Orlean's 'The Library Book'. Weaving her lifelong love of books and reading into an investigation of the fire, award-winning New Yorker reporter and New Y...

History of the Chicago Auto Show

September 19, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 49
Event Details:
Mitch Frumkin, Chicago Auto Show historian and archivist, will talk about the history of the auto show with a video of vintage photographs, color film footage, period music and voices from more than 100 editions of the auto show. Members in the au...
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 49
Event Details:
Lori Grove, president of the Maxwell Street Foundation, chronicles the history of Maxwell Street, its neighborhood and market, using rich visual images, interpretation, and anecdotes. ...

Yak & Yarn

September 24, 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

September 25, 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

100 Dresses: Stitching Together Memories

September 26, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 47
Event Details:
Join us for a heartwarming presentation by local quilter and story teller Deb Lindahl as she shares her fascinating family history through the art of quilt making. Inspired by her favorite book, The Hundred Dresses by Eleanor Estes, Deb created quilt...

After Hours with Brian Ostrega and Stephen Paul-Uhl

September 27, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Performance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 58
Event Details:
 Brian Ostrega on violin and Stephen Paul-Uhl on piano will play selections from feature classical romantic composers (Beethoven and Brahms).   Doors open at 6:30 pm. Entertainment starts at 7 pm.  Doors close at 9 pm.  ...

Author Emily Remus: A Shoppers Paradise

October 1, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Event Details:
Author Emily Remus will talk about her new book: A Shoppers’ Paradise: How the Ladies of Chicago Claimed Power and Pleasure in the New Downtown and how women shaped Chicago's loop. ...

Stampin' Up

October 1, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
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

October 1, 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...

Canning with Anna Stange

October 2, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Payment
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
stay tuned ...

Cookbook Book Club

October 7, 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: 30
Event Details:
Soups, Stews, & Chili ...

Yak & Yarn

October 8, 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...