Events Calendar

Event Type
Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

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

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

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

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: 4
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. ...

Sunday, June 3rd, 2018

closed

12:00am - 11:45pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Description:
The library is closed on Sundays in the summer from Memorial Day to Labor Day...

Monday, June 4th, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Reading Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Author Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Description:
From New York Times bestselling author Robert Kurson comes a story of true American heroes. Rocket Men: The Epic Story of the First Men on the Moon. The story of Apollo 8 and the astronauts who made man's first journey to the moon is a riveting acco...

Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

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...

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...

Geocaching 101

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Ages: Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Geocaching is a fun, family-friendly way to exercise both mind and body and is a fast-growing sport that's akin to a modern-day treasure hunt. You use a GPS receiver (or your smartphone), a set of coordinates and (optionally) clues to look for a cac...

Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
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...

Thursday, June 7th, 2018

Sunday, June 10th, 2018

closed

12:00am - 11:45pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Description:
The library is closed on Sundays in the summer from Memorial Day to Labor Day...

Monday, June 11th, 2018

Mind Mapping

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 44
Description:
A mind map is a graphical way to represent ideas and concepts. Certified Professional Coach Mark Fechner will help you use mind maps to help you to better analyze and generate new ideas....

Porch Stories

8:00pm - 8:45pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
Join us on the porch to tell your stories (or stories you've heard from your parents or grandparents).  We'll have lemonade and good company.  Stories should be limited to about 5 minutes and topics are as follows: June 11--Memories of E...

Tuesday, June 12th, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: EP 125 years
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Many of our current highways (including Route 66) follow trails first blazed by Native American footpaths, 19th century canals, and railroad trunk lines. In this presentation, David Clark of Windy City Warrior will explore why Route 66 "winds from Ch...

Wednesday, June 13th, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
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: 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: Conference Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Description:
Stranger Than Fiction Book Club meets monthly to discuss current nonfiction titles. For June, we will discuss Tara Westover's bestselling memoir, 'Educated'. Tara Westover was seventeen the first time she set foot in a classroom. Born to surviv...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: All, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Astronomer Kevin Manning, a former consultant with NASA, has always been passionate about astronomy and wants to share the excitement with you! Learn about the size and scale of the universe, the stars, and other celestial wonders. Followin...

Thursday, June 14th, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Author Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Description:
Gail's appearance on PBS's Genealogy Roadshow became the inspiration for her book, 'White Like Her: My Family's Story of Race and Racial Passing'. Vowed to secrecy until her mother's death, Gail revealed on national television to 1.5 million people t...

Sunday, June 17th, 2018

closed

12:00am - 11:45pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Description:
The library is closed on Sundays in the summer from Memorial Day to Labor Day...

Monday, June 18th, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
One of the most popular film actresses of her time, Colleen Moore assembled a legion of her industry colleagues to help craft this miniature home of fantastic proportions. She shared it during the Great Depression, touring the country to raise funds ...

Tuesday, June 19th, 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, June 20th, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
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: 25
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: Conference Room
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
Get ready to get out there and challenge yourself to go the distance! Join a Kate Bradley, experienced marathon runner, to learn what you need to start covering some ground. Instructor Kate Bradley will speak on training for novice, intermediate, and...

Thursday, June 21st, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
Uncovering Hidden Fees and Making Sound Decisions. Learn how to consolidate assets, access your retirement account for current needs, and avoid taxes. Discuss Stretch IRAs, Leaving IRAs behind, and IRS section 525. Also discover how to capitalize ...

Plant a Summer Herb Bowl

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Home & Garden
Registration Required
Description:
Master Gardeners from the University of Illinois Extension South Cook Unit will help you to plant a bowl of savory herbs that will keep you seasoning delicious dishes through the summer. $5 fee....

Sunday, June 24th, 2018

closed

12:00am - 11:45pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Description:
The library is closed on Sundays in the summer from Memorial Day to Labor Day...

Monday, June 25th, 2018

Make some Giardiniera

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: -5
Description:
Learn how to make some delicious homemade giardiniera with Alison Platt....

Tuesday, June 26th, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Description:
Join us at Beverly Ride-On (2940 West 95th Street, Evergreen Park) for a free, introductory spin class.  Please arrive at 6:15 to fill out a waiver.  Parents must come in to fill out a waiver for anyone under 18 years old.  This c...

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, June 27th, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
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: 25
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: Reading Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Author Event, Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Melissa Fraterrigo is the author of more than forty short stories, nonfiction essays and reviews. A lifelong teacher, Melissa has a deep love for all forms of story. She founded the Lafayette Writers' Studio in Lafayette, Indiana in 2014 to help loca...

Thursday, June 28th, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: EP 125 years
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 37
Description:
Art historian and educator Laura Mueller will offer a wide-ranging, slide-illustrated presentation surveying depictions of Illinois and its people in art and literature.  It will include examples representing many points in time between 1818 and...