Events Calendar

Event Type
Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Lego Building Contest

5/1 @ 9:00am - 5/8 @ 9:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Children
Description:
Submit an original Lego creation to our Lego Contest for a chance to win a Lego Brickheadz character.  Use your own bricks to build your best original Lego creation.  Entries must fit within a 10"  10" x 10" space.  Motorized and ...

Sunday, April 29th, 2018

Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Book Club
Description:
Create a work of art using the theme, "Reading Takes You Everywhere." All mediums are welcome. Turn in your artwork by May 15th. Prizes and a reception will be held on May 21 at 6:30 PM. Winners need not be present. We'll display everyone's artw...

May Baskets

1:00pm - 1:30pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Make a May basket for your neighbor or friend!  We'll learn about the old tradition of hanging a May basket on someone's doorknob on May 1st, and then we'll make our own paper May baskets. ...

Monday, April 30th, 2018

Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Book Club
Description:
Create a work of art using the theme, "Reading Takes You Everywhere." All mediums are welcome. Turn in your artwork by May 15th. Prizes and a reception will be held on May 21 at 6:30 PM. Winners need not be present. We'll display everyone's artw...

Stories & STEM

3:30pm - 4:15pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
Explore environmental science through books, art, and experiments! We'll learn about the food chain, water pollution, oil spills and more!...

Tuesday, May 1st, 2018

Lego Building Contest

5/1 @ 9:00am - 5/8 @ 9:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Children
Description:
Submit an original Lego creation to our Lego Contest for a chance to win a Lego Brickheadz character.  Use your own bricks to build your best original Lego creation.  Entries must fit within a 10"  10" x 10" space.  Motorized and ...
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Book Club
Description:
Create a work of art using the theme, "Reading Takes You Everywhere." All mediums are welcome. Turn in your artwork by May 15th. Prizes and a reception will be held on May 21 at 6:30 PM. Winners need not be present. We'll display everyone's artw...

Yak & Yarn

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens, Adults
Description:
The Yak and Yarn Club is open to crocheters and beginning knitters as well. 6th grade - adult are welcome. Sessions are held in the library’s Reading Room. Beginning crochet students should bring an H/8 hook and skein of medium weight yarn; beginni...

Stampin' Up

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
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...

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

Lego Building Contest

5/1 @ 9:00am - 5/8 @ 9:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Children
Description:
Submit an original Lego creation to our Lego Contest for a chance to win a Lego Brickheadz character.  Use your own bricks to build your best original Lego creation.  Entries must fit within a 10"  10" x 10" space.  Motorized and ...
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Book Club
Description:
Create a work of art using the theme, "Reading Takes You Everywhere." All mediums are welcome. Turn in your artwork by May 15th. Prizes and a reception will be held on May 21 at 6:30 PM. Winners need not be present. We'll display everyone's artw...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
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...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
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...

Painted Butterfly Craft

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Recycle plastic bottles into beautiful butterflies....

Thursday, May 3rd, 2018

Lego Building Contest

5/1 @ 9:00am - 5/8 @ 9:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Children
Description:
Submit an original Lego creation to our Lego Contest for a chance to win a Lego Brickheadz character.  Use your own bricks to build your best original Lego creation.  Entries must fit within a 10"  10" x 10" space.  Motorized and ...
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Book Club
Description:
Create a work of art using the theme, "Reading Takes You Everywhere." All mediums are welcome. Turn in your artwork by May 15th. Prizes and a reception will be held on May 21 at 6:30 PM. Winners need not be present. We'll display everyone's artw...

Create Thursdays

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Join us on Thursdays in the Teen Room to create something new! Register for each activity you are coming to. March 1 and March 8--Community Painting Project (earn service hours) March 22--Gorilla Nutrition. Learn about a diet rich in fruit, veg...

MS Word with Lynda.com

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
Join MSWord 2013 learners with online Lynda.com tutorials. Participants will meet twice per month in person to discuss progress with a staff session facilitator. You will follow the syllabus, taking courses on your own time, and discuss progress/lear...

Friday, May 4th, 2018

Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Book Club
Description:
Create a work of art using the theme, "Reading Takes You Everywhere." All mediums are welcome. Turn in your artwork by May 15th. Prizes and a reception will be held on May 21 at 6:30 PM. Winners need not be present. We'll display everyone's artw...
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Join us for a fun activity in the Teen Room on the following Fridays! All programs begin at 3:30, unless otherwise noted. March 2--Book Bingo March 9--Movie: Urban Gorilla and me-ball treats March 16--St. Pat's Green Party March 23--Fingerpaint...

Saturday, May 5th, 2018

Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Book Club
Description:
Create a work of art using the theme, "Reading Takes You Everywhere." All mediums are welcome. Turn in your artwork by May 15th. Prizes and a reception will be held on May 21 at 6:30 PM. Winners need not be present. We'll display everyone's artw...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
Join Programming Fundamentals learners with online Lynda.com tutorials. This class will be a basics of Javascript programming language. Participants will meet twice per month in person to discuss progress with a staff session facilitator. You will fo...

Lego Building Contest

5/1 @ 9:00am - 5/8 @ 9:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Children
Description:
Submit an original Lego creation to our Lego Contest for a chance to win a Lego Brickheadz character.  Use your own bricks to build your best original Lego creation.  Entries must fit within a 10"  10" x 10" space.  Motorized and ...

Sunday, May 6th, 2018

Lego Building Contest

5/1 @ 9:00am - 5/8 @ 9:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Children
Description:
Submit an original Lego creation to our Lego Contest for a chance to win a Lego Brickheadz character.  Use your own bricks to build your best original Lego creation.  Entries must fit within a 10"  10" x 10" space.  Motorized and ...
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Book Club
Description:
Create a work of art using the theme, "Reading Takes You Everywhere." All mediums are welcome. Turn in your artwork by May 15th. Prizes and a reception will be held on May 21 at 6:30 PM. Winners need not be present. We'll display everyone's artw...

Monday, May 7th, 2018

Lego Building Contest

5/1 @ 9:00am - 5/8 @ 9:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Children
Description:
Submit an original Lego creation to our Lego Contest for a chance to win a Lego Brickheadz character.  Use your own bricks to build your best original Lego creation.  Entries must fit within a 10"  10" x 10" space.  Motorized and ...
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Book Club
Description:
Create a work of art using the theme, "Reading Takes You Everywhere." All mediums are welcome. Turn in your artwork by May 15th. Prizes and a reception will be held on May 21 at 6:30 PM. Winners need not be present. We'll display everyone's artw...

Stories & STEM

3:30pm - 4:15pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Description:
Explore environmental science through books, art, and experiments! We'll learn about the food chain, water pollution, oil spills and more!...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Program Type: Book Club, Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Description:
This month's selection is recipes from Betty Crocker cookbooks. Copies of the cookbooks are available at the Circulation desk....

Tuesday, May 8th, 2018

Lego Building Contest

5/1 @ 9:00am - 5/8 @ 9:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Children
Description:
Submit an original Lego creation to our Lego Contest for a chance to win a Lego Brickheadz character.  Use your own bricks to build your best original Lego creation.  Entries must fit within a 10"  10" x 10" space.  Motorized and ...
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Book Club
Description:
Create a work of art using the theme, "Reading Takes You Everywhere." All mediums are welcome. Turn in your artwork by May 15th. Prizes and a reception will be held on May 21 at 6:30 PM. Winners need not be present. We'll display everyone's artw...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Description:
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.  This storytime features books, rhymes and songs in Spanish...

Yak & Yarn

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens, Adults
Description:
The Yak and Yarn Club is open to crocheters and beginning knitters as well. 6th grade - adult are welcome. Sessions are held in the library’s Reading Room. Beginning crochet students should bring an H/8 hook and skein of medium weight yarn; beginni...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Home & Garden
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Description:
Make a spring floral arrangement with Dr. Tina Ward of Evergreen Park High School. $20 fee. Pictured arrangement is not necessarily the arrangement that will be created....

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

Lego Contest Voting

9:00am - 9:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: All
Program Type: Other
Description:
Come and vote for your favorite Lego creations in the Grades 1-3 and 4-6 categories.  One vote per person, please.   ...
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Book Club
Description:
Create a work of art using the theme, "Reading Takes You Everywhere." All mediums are welcome. Turn in your artwork by May 15th. Prizes and a reception will be held on May 21 at 6:30 PM. Winners need not be present. We'll display everyone's artw...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
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...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
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...

Library Board Meeting

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Staff Room
Ages: All
Description:
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...

Thursday, May 10th, 2018

Lego Contest Voting

9:00am - 9:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: All
Program Type: Other
Description:
Come and vote for your favorite Lego creations in the Grades 1-3 and 4-6 categories.  One vote per person, please.   ...
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Book Club
Description:
Create a work of art using the theme, "Reading Takes You Everywhere." All mediums are welcome. Turn in your artwork by May 15th. Prizes and a reception will be held on May 21 at 6:30 PM. Winners need not be present. We'll display everyone's artw...

Create Thursdays

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Join us on Thursdays in the Teen Room to create something new! Register for each activity you are coming to. March 1 and March 8--Community Painting Project (earn service hours) March 22--Gorilla Nutrition. Learn about a diet rich in fruit, veg...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: EP 125 years
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Description:
St. Xavier professor Graham Peck will screen his recent film, Stephen A. Douglas and the Fate of American Democracy, examining the political career of Douglas, how it shaped the fate of America, and Abraham Lincoln's rise to the national stage. Discu...

Friday, May 11th, 2018

Lego Contest Voting

9:00am - 9:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: All
Program Type: Other
Description:
Come and vote for your favorite Lego creations in the Grades 1-3 and 4-6 categories.  One vote per person, please.   ...
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Book Club
Description:
Create a work of art using the theme, "Reading Takes You Everywhere." All mediums are welcome. Turn in your artwork by May 15th. Prizes and a reception will be held on May 21 at 6:30 PM. Winners need not be present. We'll display everyone's artw...
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Join us for a fun activity in the Teen Room on the following Fridays! All programs begin at 3:30, unless otherwise noted. March 2--Book Bingo March 9--Movie: Urban Gorilla and me-ball treats March 16--St. Pat's Green Party March 23--Fingerpaint...

Saturday, May 12th, 2018

Lego Contest Voting

9:00am - 9:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: All
Program Type: Other
Description:
Come and vote for your favorite Lego creations in the Grades 1-3 and 4-6 categories.  One vote per person, please.   ...
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Book Club
Description:
Create a work of art using the theme, "Reading Takes You Everywhere." All mediums are welcome. Turn in your artwork by May 15th. Prizes and a reception will be held on May 21 at 6:30 PM. Winners need not be present. We'll display everyone's artw...

Anime Club

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Movie
Description:
Watch, read, and discuss anime and manga....
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Make a surprise gift and card for your mom (or other special woman in your life). ...

Sunday, May 13th, 2018

Monday, May 14th, 2018

Lego Contest Voting

9:00am - 9:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: All
Program Type: Other
Description:
Come and vote for your favorite Lego creations in the Grades 1-3 and 4-6 categories.  One vote per person, please.   ...
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Book Club
Description:
Create a work of art using the theme, "Reading Takes You Everywhere." All mediums are welcome. Turn in your artwork by May 15th. Prizes and a reception will be held on May 21 at 6:30 PM. Winners need not be present. We'll display everyone's artw...

Stories & STEM

3:30pm - 4:15pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Explore environmental science through books, art, and experiments! We'll learn about the food chain, water pollution, oil spills and more!...

MS Excel with Lynda.com

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Meet with other Lynda.com MSExcel 2013 learners. Participants will meet twice per month in person to discuss progress with a staff session facilitator. You will follow the syllabus, taking courses on your own time, and discuss progress/learning objec...

Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

Lego Contest Voting

9:00am - 9:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: All
Program Type: Other
Description:
Come and vote for your favorite Lego creations in the Grades 1-3 and 4-6 categories.  One vote per person, please.   ...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
Join MS Power Point 2013 learners with online Lynda.com tutorials. Participants will meet twice per month in person to discuss progress with a staff session facilitator. You will follow the syllabus, taking courses on your own time, and discuss progr...

Yak & Yarn

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens, Adults
Description:
The Yak and Yarn Club is open to crocheters and beginning knitters as well. 6th grade - adult are welcome. Sessions are held in the library’s Reading Room. Beginning crochet students should bring an H/8 hook and skein of medium weight yarn; beginni...

Thursday, May 17th, 2018

MS Word with Lynda.com

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
Join MSWord 2013 learners with online Lynda.com tutorials. Participants will meet twice per month in person to discuss progress with a staff session facilitator. You will follow the syllabus, taking courses on your own time, and discuss progress/lear...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 39
Description:
Enjoy some tasty Mexican cooking with Chef Keith. Learn what spices to use to bring out the flavor...

Friday, May 18th, 2018

Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Join us for a fun activity in the Teen Room on the following Fridays! All programs begin at 3:30, unless otherwise noted. March 2--Book Bingo March 9--Movie: Urban Gorilla and me-ball treats March 16--St. Pat's Green Party March 23--Fingerpaint...

Saturday, May 19th, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Reading Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Put on your fascinator and celebrate the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. We’ll sip tea, enjoy finger sandwiches and desserts, and play Royal Family trivia. Take your picture in front of St. George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle. $10....

Butterfly Garden Plant Sale

5/23 @ 9:00am - 5/26 @ 5:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Description:
Bob Erlich, curator of the Evergreen Park Public Library's garden and monarch waystation, offers plants from his home garden: common and tropical milkweed, bee-lovin' perennials, vegetable plants, and more for sale in the lobby. Proceeds fund mainten...

Sunday, May 20th, 2018

Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Reading Room
Ages: All
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
The Worth Township Advanced Oil Painting Class will be exhibiting their work at the Evergreen Park Library. All are invited to the opening reception on May 20. The exhibit features the work of the students from Worth Township (residing in Alsip, Chic...

Thesix Chamber Ensemble

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: All
Program Type: Performance
Description:
The Six Chamber Ensemble will present an hour of enjoyable classical style music. The Six Chamber Ensemble is a non-profit group that works to better the education and understanding of chamber music for adults and children alike. They perform their c...

Monday, May 21st, 2018

Stories & STEM

3:30pm - 4:15pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
Explore environmental science through books, art, and experiments! We'll learn about the food chain, water pollution, oil spills and more!...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Meet with other Lynda.com MSExcel 2013 learners. Participants will meet twice per month in person to discuss progress with a staff session facilitator. You will follow the syllabus, taking courses on your own time, and discuss progress/learning objec...
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Join us for an art reception! Prizes will be awarded to our contest winners and everyone who entered our contest will be celebrated!...

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

Yak & Yarn

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens, Adults
Description:
The Yak and Yarn Club is open to crocheters and beginning knitters as well. 6th grade - adult are welcome. Sessions are held in the library’s Reading Room. Beginning crochet students should bring an H/8 hook and skein of medium weight yarn; beginni...

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018

Butterfly Garden Plant Sale

5/23 @ 9:00am - 5/26 @ 5:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Description:
Bob Erlich, curator of the Evergreen Park Public Library's garden and monarch waystation, offers plants from his home garden: common and tropical milkweed, bee-lovin' perennials, vegetable plants, and more for sale in the lobby. Proceeds fund mainten...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
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...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
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...

Destress Fest

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Description:
Make stress balls, drink tea, color and relax....
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: -5
Description:
Stranger Than Fiction Book Club meets monthly to discuss current nonfiction titles. For the March meeting we will be reading Neil deGrasse Tyson's bestselling Astrophysics for People in a Hurry. What is the nature of space and time? How do we fit...

Thursday, May 24th, 2018

Butterfly Garden Plant Sale

5/23 @ 9:00am - 5/26 @ 5:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Description:
Bob Erlich, curator of the Evergreen Park Public Library's garden and monarch waystation, offers plants from his home garden: common and tropical milkweed, bee-lovin' perennials, vegetable plants, and more for sale in the lobby. Proceeds fund mainten...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Program Type: Author Event, EP 125 years
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 47
Description:
Author Patrick McBriarty will share his recent research about Chicago in 1812, relating the characters and events of this French and Indian outpost on the cusp of the War of 1812. The story begins with an Indian attack at Leigh's Farm, moves to the m...

Friday, May 25th, 2018

Butterfly Garden Plant Sale

5/23 @ 9:00am - 5/26 @ 5:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Description:
Bob Erlich, curator of the Evergreen Park Public Library's garden and monarch waystation, offers plants from his home garden: common and tropical milkweed, bee-lovin' perennials, vegetable plants, and more for sale in the lobby. Proceeds fund mainten...

Saturday, May 26th, 2018

Butterfly Garden Plant Sale

5/23 @ 9:00am - 5/26 @ 5:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Description:
Bob Erlich, curator of the Evergreen Park Public Library's garden and monarch waystation, offers plants from his home garden: common and tropical milkweed, bee-lovin' perennials, vegetable plants, and more for sale in the lobby. Proceeds fund mainten...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
Join Programming Fundamentals learners with online Lynda.com tutorials. This class will be a basics of Javascript programming language. Participants will meet twice per month in person to discuss progress with a staff session facilitator. You will fo...

Anime Club

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Movie
Description:
Watch, read, and discuss anime and manga....

Memorial Day

5/27 @ 12:00am - 5/28 @ 9:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Description:
The Library is closed for Memorial Day. Summer hours begin, regular schedule will resume the Sunday after Labor Day...

Sunday, May 27th, 2018

Butterfly Garden Plant Sale

5/23 @ 9:00am - 5/26 @ 5:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Description:
Bob Erlich, curator of the Evergreen Park Public Library's garden and monarch waystation, offers plants from his home garden: common and tropical milkweed, bee-lovin' perennials, vegetable plants, and more for sale in the lobby. Proceeds fund mainten...

Memorial Day

5/27 @ 12:00am - 5/28 @ 9:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Description:
The Library is closed for Memorial Day. Summer hours begin, regular schedule will resume the Sunday after Labor Day...

Monday, May 28th, 2018

Butterfly Garden Plant Sale

5/23 @ 9:00am - 5/26 @ 5:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Description:
Bob Erlich, curator of the Evergreen Park Public Library's garden and monarch waystation, offers plants from his home garden: common and tropical milkweed, bee-lovin' perennials, vegetable plants, and more for sale in the lobby. Proceeds fund mainten...

Memorial Day

5/27 @ 12:00am - 5/28 @ 9:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Description:
The Library is closed for Memorial Day. Summer hours begin, regular schedule will resume the Sunday after Labor Day...

Tuesday, May 29th, 2018

Butterfly Garden Plant Sale

5/23 @ 9:00am - 5/26 @ 5:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Description:
Bob Erlich, curator of the Evergreen Park Public Library's garden and monarch waystation, offers plants from his home garden: common and tropical milkweed, bee-lovin' perennials, vegetable plants, and more for sale in the lobby. Proceeds fund mainten...

Yak & Yarn

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens, Adults
Description:
The Yak and Yarn Club is open to crocheters and beginning knitters as well. 6th grade - adult are welcome. Sessions are held in the library’s Reading Room. Beginning crochet students should bring an H/8 hook and skein of medium weight yarn; beginni...

Wednesday, May 30th, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
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...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
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...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Description:
This month's selection is: 'Rocket Men' by Robert Kurson. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation desk. Mr Kurson will speak at the library at 6: 30 pm on Monday, June 4. ...

Thursday, May 31st, 2018

Create Thursdays

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Join us on Thursdays in the Teen Room to create something new! Register for each activity you are coming to. March 1 and March 8--Community Painting Project (earn service hours) March 22--Gorilla Nutrition. Learn about a diet rich in fruit, veg...

Friday, June 1st, 2018

Saturday, June 2nd, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
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.  This storytime features books, rhymes and songs in Spanish for children and families. ...
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Other
Description:
Join us for a rousing game of musical lawn chairs, eat ice cream, and make your own button and t-shirt tote! ...

Circus Boy!

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Performance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 87
Description:
Bobby Hunt, the Circus Boy, is back to entertain us with amazing feats like balancing atop an 8-foot ladder, riding a teeny unicycle, and mouth juggling. ...