Events Calendar

Age
Program Type
Library Branch

Sunday, April 1st, 2018

Easter

12:00am - 11:45pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Description:
The library will be closed for Easter Sunday...

Monday, April 2nd, 2018

Toddler Time

9:30am - 10:00am
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Toddler Time is an interactive story time program for children ages 18-35 months and their adult caregivers. ...

Email and Internet Security

10:00am - 12:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
Learn how to set up a free email account to send messages and attachments, forward, and more. Navigate the Internet using search engines and Favorites safely. $10 fee....
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: All
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 48
Description:
2018 marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’ Director of African American Studies at Saint Xavier University, Dr. Tracy G. Crump, will speak of Dr. King’s legacy and offer critique of whether his dream has been...

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018

Toddler Time

9:30am - 10:00am
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Toddler Time is an interactive story time program for children ages 18-35 months and their adult caregivers. ...
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...

Wednesday, April 4th, 2018

Preschool Story Time

9:30am - 10:00am
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Preschool Story Time combines stories, songs and crafts for kids from 3-5 years old.  ...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: EP 125 years, Other
Registration Required
Description:
Enjoy a fascinating visual presentation of the underappreciated history of the Southwest Side and suburbs. Forgotten Chicago (forgottenchicago.com) uncovers industrial history, residential developments, overlooked neighborhood architecture, retail re...

Kids Craft Night!

6:30pm - 7:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Kids in preschool through 5th grade are invited to come craft with us! Younger kids will probably need an adult to help. March 7--St. Patrick's Day Rainbow Twirlers March 28--Animal Masks April 4--Tissue Paper Flower Collage April 18--Elephant H...

Thursday, April 5th, 2018

Preschool Story Time

9:30am - 10:00am
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Preschool Story Time combines stories, songs and crafts for kids from 3-5 years old.  ...

Create Thursdays

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
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...
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Description:
Bob Erlich will speak about attracting Monarch and Black Swallowtail butterflies to your garden. He will talk about the library's butterfly garden, and tips on creating your own. Everyone is welcome!...

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...

Family Story Time

6:30pm - 7:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Children from birth through age 6 and their families will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities together. Feel free to wear your pajamas! ...

Friday, April 6th, 2018

Baby Bookworms

9:30am - 10:00am
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and fun for you and your baby! For babies from birth through 17 months with a caregiver....

Email and Internet Security

10:00am - 12:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Description:
Learn how to set up a free email account to send messages and attachments, forward, and more. Navigate the Internet using search engines and Favorites safely. $10 fee....

Saturday, April 7th, 2018

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...

Monday, April 9th, 2018

Toddler Time

9:30am - 10:00am
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Toddler Time is an interactive story time program for children ages 18-35 months and their adult caregivers. ...

Email and Internet Security

10:00am - 12:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Description:
Learn how to set up a free email account to send messages and attachments, forward, and more. Navigate the Internet using search engines and Favorites safely. $10 fee....

Teen Book Tasting

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
Join us for a book tasting! Get a taste of new and old books outside your usual "dishes." A book tasting is simply an opportunity to expose yourself to new books, genres, or authors that you might not consider otherwise. Snacks will be provided....

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, April 10th, 2018

Toddler Time

9:30am - 10:00am
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Toddler Time is an interactive story time program for children ages 18-35 months and their adult caregivers. ...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
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...

STEM Tuesdays

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Other, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Description:
Join us on Tuesdays for fun STEM activities! Register for each activity you are coming to. March 13--Save Ivan Challenge. Use supplies provided to plan a rescue mission. April 10--Make Green Slime. April 24--DIY Popsockets...

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
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 46
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, April 11th, 2018

Preschool Story Time

9:30am - 10:00am
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Preschool Story Time combines stories, songs and crafts for kids from 3-5 years old.  ...

Family Movie NIght

6:30pm - 8:30pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Movie
Description:
Join us for a movie on our big screen! Bring your own snack. March 14--FernGully: The Last Rain Forest (rated G, 72 minutes) April 11--The Lorax (rated PG, 87 minutes)...

HTML 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: 6
Description:
Join HTML coding 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: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Anna Stange will show us how to make Beeswax wraps, an eco-friendly and reusable alternative to plastic wrap that hugs bowls with just the right amount of cling. Use them to wrap cheese, half a lemon, a crusty loaf of bread, and fruits and vegetables...

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, April 12th, 2018

Preschool Story Time

9:30am - 10:00am
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Preschool Story Time combines stories, songs and crafts for kids from 3-5 years old.  ...

Paint a Birdhouse

4:00pm - 4:45pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Description:
Paint your own beautiful birdhouse for our feathered friends....

Make a Fabric Mosaic

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Description:
Create a colorful piece of art without having to sew a single stitch! All materials included. Picture is a sample, not necessarily the project you will be working on....
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Join us for snacks and a discussion of Dear Martin by Nic Stone. Books will be available for check out starting March 12....

Family Story Time

6:30pm - 7:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Children from birth through age 6 and their families will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities together. Feel free to wear your pajamas! ...

Friday, April 13th, 2018

Baby Bookworms

9:30am - 10:00am
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and fun for you and your baby! For babies from birth through 17 months with a caregiver....

Email and Internet Security

10:00am - 12:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Description:
Learn how to set up a free email account to send messages and attachments, forward, and more. Navigate the Internet using search engines and Favorites safely. $10 fee....
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, April 14th, 2018

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: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: EP 125 years, Genealogy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Description:
You indulge in a few minutes of family research in between a busy life so let’s make the most of it. Suz Bates, a genealogist with over 40 years of experience, will share her tried and true tips for genealogy research. This will be a hands-on learnin...

Spring Book Sale

4/19 @ 9:00am - 4/22 @ 4:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: All
Program Type: Other

Monday, April 16th, 2018

Toddler Time

9:30am - 10:00am
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Toddler Time is an interactive story time program for children ages 18-35 months and their adult caregivers. ...

Email and Internet Security

10:00am - 12:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Description:
Learn how to set up a free email account to send messages and attachments, forward, and more. Navigate the Internet using search engines and Favorites safely. $10 fee....

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: 22
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
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 41
Description:
Bone broths and stocks are comforting, nutrient-dense additions to the kitchen table. Chef Keith will show you how to make delicious broths and stocks, which can be enjoyed as is or used as a base for yummy soups and recipes. ...

Tuesday, April 17th, 2018

Toddler Time

9:30am - 10:00am
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Toddler Time is an interactive story time program for children ages 18-35 months and their adult caregivers. ...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: EP 125 years
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 55
Description:
Ted’s most recent book, 'How to Speak Midwestern', is a guide to the speech and sayings of Middle America, which The New York Times called “a dictionary wrapped in some serious dialectology inside a gift book trailing a serious whiff of Relevance.” B...

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, April 18th, 2018

Preschool Story Time

9:30am - 10:00am
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Preschool Story Time combines stories, songs and crafts for kids from 3-5 years old.  ...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: -7
Description:
Stranger Than Fiction Book Club meets monthly to discuss current nonfiction titles. For the March meeting we will be reading Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the Fate of the American Revolution by Nathaniel Philbrick. In S...

Kids Craft Night!

6:30pm - 7:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Kids in preschool through 5th grade are invited to come craft with us! Younger kids will probably need an adult to help. March 7--St. Patrick's Day Rainbow Twirlers March 28--Animal Masks April 4--Tissue Paper Flower Collage April 18--Elephant H...

Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Spring Book Sale

4/19 @ 9:00am - 4/22 @ 4:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: All
Program Type: Other

Preschool Story Time

9:30am - 10:00am
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Preschool Story Time combines stories, songs and crafts for kids from 3-5 years old.  ...

Book Sale Volunteers

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Required
Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Ages: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Teens and tweens in grades 6-12 can earn services hours by volunteering at the library's Spring Book Sale. ...

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: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Description:
Make your own action figures out of pipe cleaners. ...

Book Sale Volunteers

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Required
Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Ages: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Teens and tweens in grades 6-12 can earn services hours by volunteering at the library's Spring Book Sale. ...

MS Word with Lynda.com

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity 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...

Family Story Time

6:30pm - 7:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Children from birth through age 6 and their families will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities together. Feel free to wear your pajamas! ...

Friday, April 20th, 2018

Baby Bookworms

9:30am - 10:00am
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and fun for you and your baby! For babies from birth through 17 months with a caregiver....

Email and Internet Security

10:00am - 12:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Description:
Learn how to set up a free email account to send messages and attachments, forward, and more. Navigate the Internet using search engines and Favorites safely. $10 fee....

Book Sale Volunteers

3:30pm - 5:00pm
Required
Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Ages: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Teens and tweens in grades 6-12 can earn services hours by volunteering at the library's Spring Book Sale. ...
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, April 21st, 2018

Book Sale Volunteers

9:00am - 11:00am
Required
Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Ages: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Teens and tweens in grades 6-12 can earn services hours by volunteering at the library's Spring Book Sale. ...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity 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...

Book Sale Volunteers

11:00am - 1:00pm
Required
Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Ages: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Teens and tweens in grades 6-12 can earn services hours by volunteering at the library's Spring Book Sale. ...

Book Sale Volunteers

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Required
Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Ages: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Teens and tweens in grades 6-12 can earn services hours by volunteering at the library's Spring Book Sale. ...

Book Sale Volunteers

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Required
Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Ages: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Teens and tweens in grades 6-12 can earn services hours by volunteering at the library's Spring Book Sale. ...

Spring Book Sale

4/19 @ 9:00am - 4/22 @ 4:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: All
Program Type: Other

Sunday, April 22nd, 2018

Spring Book Sale

4/19 @ 9:00am - 4/22 @ 4:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: All
Program Type: Other

Book Sale Volunteers

12:00pm - 2:00pm
Required
Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Ages: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Teens and tweens in grades 6-12 can earn services hours by volunteering at the library's Spring Book Sale. ...

Book Sale Volunteers

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Required
Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Ages: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Teens and tweens in grades 6-12 can earn services hours by volunteering at the library's Spring Book Sale. ...

Monday, April 23rd, 2018

Toddler Time

9:30am - 10:00am
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Toddler Time is an interactive story time program for children ages 18-35 months and their adult caregivers. ...

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!...

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...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 64
Description:
Buying a home is a big investment. Knowing the details of the financing options will help you make the best choice when you buy your first home. Be sure you understand the differences between Conventional and FHA financing, the types of eligible pr...

Tuesday, April 24th, 2018

Toddler Time

9:30am - 10:00am
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Toddler Time is an interactive story time program for children ages 18-35 months and their adult caregivers. ...

Medicare Education

10:00am - 11:00am
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 59
Description:
Learn about eligibility, enrollment, and the benefits of Medicare and Medicare Supplements with Diane Adduci. This program is designed for people turning 65, already 65 or over but leaving their employer plan, or people who would simply like to learn...

STEM Tuesdays

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Other, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
Join us on Tuesdays for fun STEM activities! Register for each activity you are coming to. March 13--Save Ivan Challenge. Use supplies provided to plan a rescue mission. April 10--Make Green Slime. April 24--DIY Popsockets...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 56
Description:
Put your financial future on the right track. Learn how to get the most out of our Morningstar Investment Research database with a training session covering all of the bells and whistles of this investment research product. ...

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, April 25th, 2018

Preschool Story Time

9:30am - 10:00am
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Preschool Story Time combines stories, songs and crafts for kids from 3-5 years old.  ...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
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: 10
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...

Money Matters

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Other
Description:
The folks from First National Bank of Evergreen Park will cover smart savings and money management, which includes setting budget and savings goals. ...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
This month's selection is: 'The Alice Network' by Kate Quinn. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation desk....

HTML 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: 6
Description:
Join HTML coding 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...

Kids Craft Night!

6:30pm - 7:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Kids in preschool through 5th grade are invited to come craft with us! Younger kids will probably need an adult to help. March 7--St. Patrick's Day Rainbow Twirlers March 28--Animal Masks April 4--Tissue Paper Flower Collage April 18--Elephant H...

Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Preschool Story Time

9:30am - 10:00am
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Preschool Story Time combines stories, songs and crafts for kids from 3-5 years old.  ...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
We'll make bath bombs with a surprise inside! Great for gifts....

To Your Credit

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 61
Description:
Representatives from First National Bank of Evergreen Park will discuss how to read a credit report and how to build and repair your credit history. Participants will learn how to: order a copy of their credit report read and analyze their ...

Family Story Time

6:30pm - 7:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Children from birth through age 6 and their families will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities together. Feel free to wear your pajamas! ...

Friday, April 27th, 2018

Baby Bookworms

9:30am - 10:00am
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and fun for you and your baby! For babies from birth through 17 months with a caregiver....
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, April 28th, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
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...

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....

Sunday, April 29th, 2018

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

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

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

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
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: 10
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....
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: All
Program Type: Other
Description:
We are excited to be able to bring lunar and meteorite samples to the library on loan directly from NASA. Housed in protective sample education disks, this lunar material, along with meteorite samples found on Earth, allows you to inspect the rocks,...

Thursday, May 3rd, 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...
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Description:
Bob Erlich will speak about attracting Monarch and Black Swallowtail butterflies to your garden. He will talk about the library's butterfly garden, and tips on creating your own. Everyone is welcome!...

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
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

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...