Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Yak & Yarn

July 16, 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...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

July 16, 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. ...

Toddler Time

July 17, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Toddler Time is an interactive story time program for children ages 18-35 months and their adult caregivers. There is no Toddler Time on July 3. ...

Preschool Story Time

July 17, 2019
1:00pm - 1:30pm
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.   There is no Preschool Story Time on July 3. ...

Life-Sized Games Volunteer

July 17, 2019
2:45pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Meet at Cowboy Park (92nd and Homan).  Set up games and help supervise. ...

Life-Sized Games at Cowboy Park

July 17, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Come and play giant games at Cowboy Park (92nd and Homan)!  We'll play giant Jenga, Twister, and more! ...
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Learn about the history and tradition of Mexican printmaking as a form of socially conscious art-making.  Then make your own print with the help of an artist from the National Museum of Mexican Art.  Please register.  Limit 30 particip...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

July 17, 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. ...

Preschool Story Time

July 18, 2019
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.   There is no Preschool Story Time on July 4. ...

Coil Pottery Workshop

July 18, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23
Event Details:
Create a coil pot our of clay the first week, and paint it the second week.  Children' must be able to attend both sessions. ...

Family Story Time

July 18, 2019
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!  There is no Family Story Time on July 4. ...
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Genealogy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 39
Event Details:
Using Ancestry Trees Securely and Effectively Online ancestry trees can be a mixed bag of tricks. But you can use the trees on ancestry.com effectively in your Paper Trail and DNA Trail genealogy research. Suz Bates, a local genealogis...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

July 18, 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. ...

Baby Bookworms

July 19, 2019
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.  There's no Baby Bookworms on July 5. ...

Stories in the Park

July 19, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Join us for outdoor stories at 11AM in our beautiful parks! Friday, June 7:  Circle Park (97th and Homan) Friday, June 14:  Duffy Park (92nd and Millard) Thursday, June 20:  Yukich Field StoryWalk (89th and Kedzie) Friday, ...

Friday Toy Cleaning Volunteer

July 19, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Wash and disinfect the toys in the Children's Department. ...

After Hours & Exhibit Opening

July 19, 2019
6:30pm - 9:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Performance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 97
Event Details:
Enjoy some wine and cheese and listen to Gerry Burns as he entertains you with classical, contemporary, and jazz favorites. Browse the exhibit of Mario Pallagi's beautiful watercolors. Doors open at 6:30 pm.  Performance starts at 7 pm.&...

Baby Prom!

July 20, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 33
Event Details:
Come in your cutest outfits and bring your best smiles to our Baby Prom for parents and kids ages 3 and younger.  We'll practice our coolest dance moves, have a morning snack, and make our very own prom king and prom queen crowns! ...

Cuentos en Español--Story Time in Spanish

July 20, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Hora de cuentos para niños y niñas desde bebitos hasta edad escolar y para sus padres. Libros, canciones y rimas se presentarán totalmente en español. Presentado por St. Xavier Birth-3 y señorita Jessica.  This storytime features books, rhymes a...

Caturday Volunteer

July 20, 2019
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
Help patrons make cat and dog toys.  Keep the room tidy and clean up. ...

EP Cares: Caturday!

July 20, 2019
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Celebrate Caturday and do something good by making toys for the dogs and cats currently making their home at The Anti-Cruelty Society in Chicago. People ages 10 and up can drop in anytime from 2:30pm-4:30pm to make a kitty sachet or a dog pull toy.&n...

Makedo Open Lab Volunteer

July 22, 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 22, 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. ...

Harry Potter Spelling Bee

July 22, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Event Details:
Wands at the ready, witches and wizards!  Kids ages 15 and under are invited to participate in a spelling bee that exclusively features words from the wizarding world of Harry Potter!  Costumes are strongly encouraged!   ...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

July 22, 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. ...