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This event is in the "Children" group.

Video: Stories and Stretches

July 24, 2020
11:00am - 11:15am
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Offsite
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Story Time
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.

Friday Fun Videos

July 24, 2020
1:00pm - 1:15pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Offsite
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Join us every Friday to try something new and fun!  Videos will be available on Facebook, Instagram, and later through our website archives. June 5--Make a Volcano June 12--Gummy Bear Osmosis June 19--Make a Streamer Maze June 26--Ma...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Craft Your Summer: Take and Make Craft Kits

July 25, 2020
10:00am - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Offsite
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Every Saturday in June and July, a new craft kit will be available for pick up while supplies last.  Craft kits will include most of the supplies you will need to complete 2-3 different crafts.  Videos will be posted during the week on...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Offsite
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Performance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Let's get together after dinner for a viewing party!  Join us on Zoom as together we watch the Traveling Lantern Theatre Company perform Legends and Myths of Mount Olympus!  On Friday, July 24, you will be sent a reminder email with th...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Craft Your Summer Videos

July 29, 2020
1:00pm - 1:15pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Offsite
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Join us on Facebook or Instagram all summer long for crafty videos at 1 PM.  Craft kits can be picked up while supplies last every Saturday (except for July 4, pickup is July 3) in June and July.  Missed out on picking a craft kit?  No...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Kindred Spirits Book Club

July 29, 2020
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: Unlimited
Event Details:
This event has been rescheduled to Wednesday, February 27. This month's selection is "The Great Believers" by Rebecca Makkai.  Ms. Makkai will be joining us via Skype. Copies are available at the Circulation Desk. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Craft Your Summer Videos

July 30, 2020
1:00pm - 1:15pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Offsite
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Join us on Facebook or Instagram all summer long for crafty videos at 1 PM.  Craft kits can be picked up while supplies last every Saturday (except for July 4, pickup is July 3) in June and July.  Missed out on picking a craft kit?  No...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Friday Fun Videos

July 31, 2020
1:00pm - 1:15pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Offsite
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Join us every Friday to try something new and fun!  Videos will be available on Facebook, Instagram, and later through our website archives. June 5--Make a Volcano June 12--Gummy Bear Osmosis June 19--Make a Streamer Maze June 26--Ma...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Cookbook Book Club

August 3, 2020
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: 25
Event Details:
Stay tuned ...

Library Board Meeting

August 12, 2020
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Staff 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...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Stranger Than Fiction Book Club

August 19, 2020
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: Unlimited
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Kindred Spirits Book Club

August 26, 2020
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: Unlimited
Event Details:
This event has been rescheduled to Wednesday, February 27. This month's selection is "The Great Believers" by Rebecca Makkai.  Ms. Makkai will be joining us via Skype. Copies are available at the Circulation Desk. ...

Library Board Meeting

September 9, 2020
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...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Let's Talk Downsizing

September 14, 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: 20
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.

Stranger Than Fiction Book Club

September 16, 2020
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: Unlimited
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Politician and the Professor

September 17, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: History, Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Details:
Illinois state senator Bill Cunningham and Dr. Matthew Costello, professor of political science at St. Xavier University, offer a dynamic perspective on how democracy and our government work from a theoretical, historical, and practical viewpoint. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Enhance your Outdoor Living Space

September 20, 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: 50
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 "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival

September 24, 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Discussion, Movie
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Details:
Join us when over 100,000 film lovers unite in over 400 venues worldwide to view and vote for the next generation of filmmakers at the 23rd Annual MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival. MANHATTAN SHORT is more than one of the world's largest short film ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival

September 26, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Discussion, Movie
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Details:
Join us when over 100,000 film lovers unite in over 400 venues worldwide to view and vote for the next generation of filmmakers at the 23rd Annual MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival. MANHATTAN SHORT is more than one of the world's largest short film ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival

September 28, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Discussion, Movie
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Details:
Join us when over 100,000 film lovers unite in over 400 venues worldwide to view and vote for the next generation of filmmakers at the 23rd Annual MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival. MANHATTAN SHORT is more than one of the world's largest short film ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Kindred Spirits Book Club

September 30, 2020
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: Unlimited
Event Details:
This event has been rescheduled to Wednesday, February 27. This month's selection is "The Great Believers" by Rebecca Makkai.  Ms. Makkai will be joining us via Skype. Copies are available at the Circulation Desk. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Giants in the Park

October 1, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
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 "Adults" group.

Cookbook Book Club

October 5, 2020
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: 25
Event Details:
Stay tuned ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Essential Edgar Allan Poe

October 14, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History, Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 49
Event Details:
Historian William Pack exhumes the tragic life and remarkable writings of this American genius. Pack uses dramatic story readings to bring Poe’s disturbing writing (Tell-Tale Heart, The Raven, M. Valdemar) to life. ...