Events Calendar

Event Type
Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Sunday, July 1st, 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...

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018

Required
Branch: Off Site
Ages: All, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: EP 125 years
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Description:
Have you or your kids ever wanted to walk in the Evergreen Park Independence Day Parade?  Well here's your chance!  Everyone (and that means you) is invited to walk with the library in the parade.  Register if you'd like to walk with u...

Wednesday, July 4th, 2018

Thursday, July 5th, 2018

Sunday, July 8th, 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, July 9th, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club, Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 42
Description:
Appetizers: get your inspiration from a variety of books available at the Circulation desk....

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, July 10th, 2018

Cooking at The Palm

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Description:
Chef Mario of The Red Palm will show us how to make his creamy alfredo sauce.  Yum! ...

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, July 11th, 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...

Thursday, July 12th, 2018

Vermicomposting

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Home & Garden
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
Composting with worms (a.k.a. vermicomposting) is the proverbial win-win situation. It gives you a convenient way to dispose of organic waste, such as vegetable peelings. It saves space in the county landfill, which is good for the environment. It gi...

Sunday, July 15th, 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...

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

Succulents Workshop

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Home & Garden
Registration Required
Description:
Growing a succulent container garden is easy and immensely satisfying. Succulents come in an amazing array of colors and leaf textures and combining them is fun. They are also very low-maintenance plants.  All materials and instructions for...

Wednesday, July 18th, 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: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Stranger Than Fiction Book Club meets monthly to discuss current nonfiction titles. For July, we will sweat down south with John Berendt's Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil: A Savannah Story.   Shots rang out in Savannah's grandest m...

Thursday, July 19th, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Author Event, EP 125 years
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
Author and photographer Larry Broutman returns to the library with his newest book, a product of five years of photographing cemeteries in Chicago and suburbs. While the final resting places of figures synonymous with Chicago, like Capone, Field, Dal...

Sunday, July 22nd, 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...

Tuesday, July 24th, 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, July 25th, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
This month's selection is: 'Little French Bistro' by Nina George. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation desk....

Sunday, July 29th, 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...

Tuesday, July 31st, 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...

Thursday, August 2nd, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Teens, Adults
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: -4
Description:
Volunteer to work at our annual gigantic book sale! Accept payment, re-stock and straighten sale items, and supervise student helpers. Volunteers are asked to attend this 30-minute orientation. ...