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This event is in the "Adults" group.

1 pm Chair Yoga Winter

February 19, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
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.

Stories and STEM

February 19, 2020
6:30pm - 7:15pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23
Event Details:
Join us for fun science activities and stories!  For kids in grades K-2.  Please register. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Stranger Than Fiction Book Club

February 19, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:
The March selection is Jane and Dorothy: A True Tale of Sense and Sensibility by Mariana Veevers. Compares and contrasts the lives of two contemporaries in Georgian England, examining their revolutionary ideas in a fiercely conservative world and the...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Story Time

February 20, 2020
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Preschool Story Time combines stories, songs and crafts for kids from 3-5 years old.  No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Family Story Time

February 20, 2020
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Children from birth through age 6 and their families will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities together. Feel free to wear your pajamas! No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Pour Painting

February 20, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Payment
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Home & Garden
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Stephanie Sichelski will show us the acrylic pouring technique, a fun and easy way to create one-of-a-kind works of art. Even if you’ve never painted before and don’t consider yourself an artist, this technique is something anyone can do.  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Baby Bookworms

February 21, 2020
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and fun for you and your baby! For babies from birth through 17 months with a caregiver. No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Sip & Sample Fundraiser

February 22, 2020
6:00pm - 10:00pm
Registration
Payment
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 144
Event Details:
Enjoy an evening with friends and neighbors sampling foods prepared by local chefs, specially paired with sips of wine and beer! Music provided by A Week Back. Split the pot and basket drawings, too! A 21 year and over event. ...

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.

Dementia Behavior

February 24, 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: 28
Event Details:
Elder Care Coordinator and Registered Nurse Maureen Rafa will talk about recognizing dementia behaviors and ways to deal with the behaviors. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Yak & Yarn

February 25, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting 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 "Children" group.

Stories and STEM

February 26, 2020
6:30pm - 7:15pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Details:
Join us for fun science activities and stories!  For kids in grades K-2.  Please register. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Kindred Spirits Book Club

February 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 month's selection is Emma by Jane Austen. Copies are available at the Circulation Desk. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Snack & STEM

February 27, 2020
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Join us on Thursdays for fun STEM activities and a brain-boosting snack! Register for each activity you are attending. December 5--Build a Remote Control Sleigh for the Grinch December 12--Grow the Grinch's Heart December 19--Seuss Slushies ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mindfulness with Author Erin Regan-Lee

February 27, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Author Event, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 44
Event Details:
Join author Erin on her journey from mindless to mindful as she shares simple strategies anyone can incorporate into daily life. Her book "Mom's in her Closet Again!" contains real life tips from a mom on a mission for mindfulness. Books av...
This event is in the "All" group.

Seed Swap Saturday

February 29, 2020
10:00am - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: All
Program Type: Home & Garden
Event Details:
Prepare for spring planting with a seed swap at the library! Bring saved or purchased seeds (non-GMO and organic), labeled with name and growing information, to swap with other gardeners. Seed programs throughout the day.  Stay tuned for the ...
This event is in the "All" group.

Wonder of Seeds

February 29, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: All
Program Type: Home & Garden
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Discover the wonder of seeds in this interactive program with EP resident Mary Miritello. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Herbology 101

February 29, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Home & Garden
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 48
Event Details:
Marcia Lautanen Raleigh will explore cooking, preserving, crafting, cleaning, and other uses for herbs. This program is perfect for beginners and those who have gardened before. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Tech Club

February 29, 2020
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Join other techies to learn about a variety of tech-related topics, including coding, working with green screens, audio and video editing.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Senior Advisory Group Meeting

March 3, 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 "Adults" group.

Stampin' Up

March 3, 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

March 3, 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 "Adults" group.

Author Don Hayner: "Binga"

March 5, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Author Event, History
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 48
Event Details:
Binga: The Rise and Fall of Chicago’s First Black Banker, release November 2019, is more than a biography of an unsung prominent Chicago citizen, it is the history of a neighborhood. Jesse Binga lived and worked in the area known as the Black Be...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Details:
This workshop will reveal some of the biggest mistakes families are making in the college planning process that can add thousands of dollars to the cost of students’ educations. It reveals unique techniques to reduce the Expected Family Contribution ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Yak & Yarn

March 10, 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...

Library Board Meeting

March 11, 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...

Food from Farm Field to Dinner Plate

March 12, 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 46
Event Details:
The Cook County Farm Bureau® presents an interactive evening of exploring the path food takes from farm field to dinner plate and the obstacles in between.  Participants will discuss food labels, food banks and food choices locally and inte...

Fri-Yay Book Share

March 13, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Event Details:
Are you dying to tell everyone about that one book you just finished? Now's your chance! Meet with other lit lovers for a low-pressure book share, and talk about your most recent book obsessions while also growing your "To Read" list. Even if you hav...