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This event is in the "Teens" group.

Tidy Up the Children's Department

April 29, 2020
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.

History of Country Music

April 30, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Performance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 38
Event Details:
The Ken Burns PBS Country Music series has inspired great interest in all types of Americana Steve Justman’s History of American Country Music program is a live, fun, and interesting primer and overview to country music history. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Tidy Up the Children's Department

April 30, 2020
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.

Stories and Stretches

May 1, 2020
11:00am - 11:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:
Who says kids need to sit still while listening to stories?  Stories and Stretches is a story time for kids ages 3-5 that incorporates the whole body.  Kids learn how to engage with books through movement, as we experiment with poses, shape...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Harry Potter Victory Day

May 2, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Celebrate the anniversary of The Battle of Hogwarts!  We'll have Harry Potter treats, games, and socializing with other Harry Potter fans!  For youth ages 7-16. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Enhance your Outdoor Living Space

May 3, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Home & Garden, Seniors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 35
Event Details:
Landscape educator Kahleen Obirek will give you clever ideas on how to undo, re-do and up-do your landscape on a small budget for a huge impact. You will receive two Gardener's Idea Books for inspiration. They also feature "recipes" for gor...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Let's Talk Downsizing

May 4, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Home & Garden, Seniors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Sorting a household of possessions and wading through a lifetime of memories can be daunting.  Professional organizer Colleen Klimczak will discuss the process of downsizing to create a simple, safe, and stress-free environment. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Giants in the Park

May 4, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 47
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 "Teens" group.

Tidy Up the Children's Department

May 4, 2020
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.

Senior Advisory Group Meeting

May 5, 2020
11:00am - 12:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
With age comes wisdom, and we are calling on that wisdom to help make the Evergreen Park Public Library even better. Evergreen Park residents ages 55+ are invited to join the library's newly-formed Senior Advisory Group. Members of this group wi...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Make It, Take It Tuesdays

May 5, 2020
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:
Please register for each activity you are attending. March 3--Plastic Bottle Organizers March 17--St. Patrick's Day Chia Pets March 31--DIY Wool Puppy Toys for the Animal Shelter April 7--Salad Jars April 21--Pressed Flower Luminaries ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Stampin' Up

May 5, 2020
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...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Yak & Yarn

May 5, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Reading Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
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

May 5, 2020
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.

Noon Chair Yoga Spring 2

May 6, 2020
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Registration
Payment
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Seniors
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 25
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.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

1 pm Chair Yoga Spring 2

May 6, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Registration
Payment
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Seniors
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 25
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.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Candy Chemistry

May 6, 2020
6:30pm - 7:15pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Reading Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Science and experiments all about candy, for kids in preschool through 5th grade.. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

American Warsaw: Dominic Pacyga

May 6, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 44
Event Details:
Historian Dominic A. Pacyga chronicles more than a century of immigration, and later emigration back to Poland, showing how the community has continually redefined what it means to be Polish in Chicago. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Tidy Up the Children's Department

May 6, 2020
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.

Nutrition for a Fit and Healthy Future

May 7, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 39
Event Details:
Cathy O'Grady, ACE Personal Trainer and Weight Management Specialist, will guide you through methods to keep you on track when managing your weight.  ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Tidy Up the Children's Department

May 7, 2020
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.

Google Search Tips and Fun

May 9, 2020
11:00am - 12:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Adad Ocampo will show you how to do more effective searches with this powerful search engine. Google also has a sense of humor.  See some fun and little-known tricks! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Mother's Day Bath Bombs

May 9, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
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: 16
Event Details:
Make a present for mom, yourself, or a special woman in your life.  For grades K-8.  Please register. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Add Verse Poetry Club

May 11, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Reading Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club, Discussion
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Don't be afraid of poetry. This month's selection is Devotions by Mary Oliver. Pick up a copy of the book at the Circulation Desk. Everyone will pick one poem from the book and read it aloud. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

History of Motown

May 11, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Music
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 36
Event Details:
Using audio and visual content, Gary Wenstrup will trace the musical journey from the power soul of “Dancing In The Streets” and “I Heard It Through The Grapevine” to the psychedelic soul of “Cloud Nine” and “What’s Going On” to the pop soul of The J...