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...

Monday, July 2nd, 2018

Cancelled

Canceled--Yoga for Teens and Tweens

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Description:
Joan Zigulich teaches you to exercise, relax, focus and strengthen your mind and body through postures and breathing. Wear comfortable clothes and bring a yoga mat or towel. Parents must sign a release form before your child can participate. ...
Required
Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Ages: Teens
Registration Required
Description:
Be an extra set of hands for us as we help our tweens create some DIY crafts. ...

Tween DIY Night

6:30pm - 7:15pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
Young people entering Grades 4-7 are invited to join us for a fun-filled night of arts and crafts!  Bring out your creative side! June 4--Make circus hair bows June 11--Bubble rockets June 18--Sew a cow stuffie June 25--Mak...

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...
Required
Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Ages: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 99
Description:
Walk with the library in the Independence Day parade on July 3.  We will contact you before July 3 to give you our parade number and where we will be lining up. ...

Wednesday, July 4th, 2018

Thursday, July 5th, 2018

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!...

Friday, July 6th, 2018

Kids Crafternoons

3:00pm - 3:30pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Description:
Kids entering kindergarten through 5th grade are invited to join us for an afternoon of crafts on Fridays! June 8--Big top spinners June 22--Make homemade butter. June 29--Seashell animals and necklaces July 6--Patriotic confetti cannons ...

Saturday, July 7th, 2018

Family Weekend Wonders

11:00am - 11:45am
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:
Make the Library a part of your family weekend time with programs featuring stories, activities, science, and/or crafts. June 9--In the Clouds June 23--Beach Fun July 7--Campfire Tales ...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: EP 125 years, Performance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 55
Description:
Journey through history with Dave Becker, of Beverly, as he portrays the life of President Abraham Lincoln and presents a series of historical artifacts from the 1800s, including items from President Lincoln and his family. This one-man play is great...

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

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. There is no Toddler Time on July 2nd and 3rd. ...
Cancelled

Canceled--Yoga for Teens and Tweens

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Description:
Joan Zigulich teaches you to exercise, relax, focus and strengthen your mind and body through postures and breathing. Wear comfortable clothes and bring a yoga mat or towel. Parents must sign a release form before your child can participate. ...

Lil' Scientists

3:00pm - 3:45pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Description:
Join us for a program combining early literacy and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) for preschoolers and a caregiver. Explore scientific vocabulary with stories, crafts, and science activities. Please register. For ages 3-6. ...
Required
Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Ages: Teens
Registration Required
Description:
Be an extra set of hands for us as we help our tweens create some DIY crafts. ...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club, Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 44
Description:
Appetizers: get your inspiration from a variety of books available at the Circulation desk....

Tween DIY Night

6:30pm - 7:15pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Young people entering Grades 4-7 are invited to join us for a fun-filled night of arts and crafts!  Bring out your creative side! June 4--Make circus hair bows June 11--Bubble rockets June 18--Sew a cow stuffie June 25--Mak...

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

Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: All
Description:
Monthly meeting of the Evergreen Park Chamber of Commerce is typically the first Tuesday of each month. The July meeting was rescheduled to accommodate the Independence Day holiday. ...

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. There is no Toddler Time on July 2nd and 3rd. ...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
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...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Description:
Draw dangerous dinosaurs on one side of the page and then radical robots on the other. What happens next? Do they fight or have a picnic? Shoot lasers or share ice cream? Either way, students are going to love this fun draw-along! ...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Description:
Join us on Tuesdays in the Teen Room to create something new!  Register for each activity you are coming to. June 5--Moon sand June 19--Jello lip gloss July 10--Designer slime July 24--Paint with Bob Ross August 7--Galaxy in a jar...

Cooking at The Palm

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: -32
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

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.   There is no Preschool Story Time on July 4th or 5th. ...
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...

Make a Dino Fizz

2:00pm - 2:45pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Home & Garden
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Description:
Make a dinosaur egg fizzy bath bomb! ...

Library Board Meeting

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Conference 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, July 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.   There is no Preschool Story Time on July 4th or 5th. ...

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: 13
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...

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, July 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. There is no Baby Bookworms on July 6. ...

Stories in the Park

11:00am - 11:30am
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Join us for outdoor stories at one of our beautiful parks on Fridays at 11:00. June 15--Cowboy Park (92nd and Homan) June 21--Yukich Field Story Walk (88th and Kedzie) June 22--Stories by the Farm at 50-Acre Park (91st and Rockwell) June 29--Ci...

Kids Crafternoons

3:00pm - 3:30pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Description:
Kids entering kindergarten through 5th grade are invited to join us for an afternoon of crafts on Fridays! June 8--Big top spinners June 22--Make homemade butter. June 29--Seashell animals and necklaces July 6--Patriotic confetti cannons ...

Saturday, July 14th, 2018

Movie Poster Matching

9:15am - 4:15pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: All
Program Type: Other
Description:
All ages. Visit us for a REEL fun event from 9:15 am to 4:15 pm. View movie posters all around the lobby area of the library. Participate in a fun game, matching clues to movie posters on display. There will be a Kids/Family, Teen, and Adult version...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 51
Description:
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to hold dinosaur bones like the ones in museums or make a discovery like a paleontologist? Hear all about it from an experienced fossil hunter and get your hands on actual dinosaur fossils! ...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Movie
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 44
Description:
This Saturday, we're sending you back to the future.  Join us for an interactive showing of the 1985 classic film, Back to the Future.  Costumes welcome, though not required. ...

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...

Monday, July 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. There is no Toddler Time on July 2nd and 3rd. ...
Cancelled

Canceled--Yoga for Teens and Tweens

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Description:
Joan Zigulich teaches you to exercise, relax, focus and strengthen your mind and body through postures and breathing. Wear comfortable clothes and bring a yoga mat or towel. Parents must sign a release form before your child can participate. ...
Required
Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Ages: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Help little kids and their adults with science activities.  Clean up. ...

Lil' Scientists

3:00pm - 3:45pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Description:
Join us for a program combining early literacy and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) for preschoolers and a caregiver. Explore scientific vocabulary with stories, crafts, and science activities. Please register. For ages 3-6. ...

Tuesday, July 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. There is no Toddler Time on July 2nd and 3rd. ...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Performance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
An instructor from Dancing With Class will lead this dance workshop.  Dancers will learn a  the history and cultural background of a particular dance style, then learn a dance sequence. ...

Lego Club Volunteer

5:45pm - 7:15pm
Required
Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Ages: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Help kids build with Legos.  Clean up. ...
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Other
Description:
At this free-play program, children are provided an open-ended prompt to encourage imaginative building and playing with Legos. This month's theme is "The Great Outdoors."  All creations are displayed in the library display case. ...

Succulents Workshop

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Home & Garden
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
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

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.   There is no Preschool Story Time on July 4th or 5th. ...
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: Volunteer Calendar
Ages: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
Help with the tie-dye process.  Clean up.  Wear old clothes because your clothes will get stained. ...

Tie-Dye T-Shirts

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Make your own tie-dyed t-shirt. Please bring your own washed, white, cotton t-shirt. The dye stains so wear old clothes and shoes. We will meet in the staff parking lot behind the library.  For kids and teens. ...

Kids' Movie Night--Coco

6:30pm - 8:30pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Children, Teens
Program Type: Movie
Description:
Join us for an evening showing of Coco (PG.  Running time:  1 hour, 49 minutes) on our big screen!  Bring your own snack. ...
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

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.   There is no Preschool Story Time on July 4th or 5th. ...

Newspaper Fashion Show

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 27
Description:
We'll divide into groups, design an outfit, then create it out of newspaper. One member from each team will model the outfit on the runway and our Junior Library Volunteers will judge these readable wearables and award prizes.  ...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Author Event, EP 125 years
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 41
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...

Book Bites

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Hear about and browse books that might interest you, talk about books you've been reading, and make a snack with other book lovers.   June 14--Candy sushi and graphic novels and manga July 19--Travel to Middle Earth for dirt cups...

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, July 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. There is no Baby Bookworms on July 6. ...

Stories in the Park

11:00am - 11:30am
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Description:
Join us for outdoor stories at one of our beautiful parks on Fridays at 11:00. June 15--Cowboy Park (92nd and Homan) June 21--Yukich Field Story Walk (88th and Kedzie) June 22--Stories by the Farm at 50-Acre Park (91st and Rockwell) June 29--Ci...

Saturday, July 21st, 2018

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.  This storytime features books, rhymes and songs in Spanish for children and families. ...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: All
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Description:
Reading Takes You Everywhere this summer! In this craft session, we will create a beautiful bookmark with pressed flowers. If you'd like, make an extra and join the International Bookmark Swap. https://www.ifobookmarks.org/bookmark-swap....

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...

Monday, July 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. There is no Toddler Time on July 2nd and 3rd. ...
Required
Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Ages: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Help little kids and their adults with science activities.  Clean up. ...

Lil' Scientists

3:00pm - 3:45pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Description:
Join us for a program combining early literacy and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) for preschoolers and a caregiver. Explore scientific vocabulary with stories, crafts, and science activities. Please register. For ages 3-6. ...
Required
Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Ages: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Be an extra set of hands for us as we help our tweens create some DIY crafts. ...

Tween DIY Night

6:30pm - 7:15pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
Young people entering Grades 4-7 are invited to join us for a fun-filled night of arts and crafts!  Bring out your creative side! June 4--Make circus hair bows June 11--Bubble rockets June 18--Sew a cow stuffie June 25--Mak...

Tuesday, July 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. There is no Toddler Time on July 2nd and 3rd. ...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
Join us on Tuesdays in the Teen Room to create something new!  Register for each activity you are coming to. June 5--Moon sand June 19--Jello lip gloss July 10--Designer slime July 24--Paint with Bob Ross August 7--Galaxy in a jar...

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

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.   There is no Preschool Story Time on July 4th or 5th. ...

Animal Quest Animal Show

2:00pm - 2:45pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: All, Children
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 53
Description:
Did you know that each animal is unique and has its very own super power? Join us and meet 10 of Animal Quest's amazing animals! Learn about how each one of them is truly special and important to our world. ...
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: 'Little French Bistro' by Nina George. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation desk....

Thursday, July 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.   There is no Preschool Story Time on July 4th or 5th. ...

Make Fizzy Bath Bombs

3:00pm - 3:45pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 22
Description:
Learn to make fizzy bath bombs out of household ingredients.  Great for gift giving! ...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: All
Program Type: EP 125 years, Performance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 47
Description:
In recognition of Illinois achieving statehood on December 3, 1818, organizations and institutions throughout the state will be celebrating the bicentennial all year. The music in the program reflects the story of Illinois, which is shaped not only b...

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, July 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. There is no Baby Bookworms on July 6. ...

Saturday, July 28th, 2018

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...

Monday, July 30th, 2018

Required
Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Ages: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Help little kids and their adults with science activities.  Clean up. ...

Lil' Scientists

3:00pm - 3:45pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Description:
Join us for a program combining early literacy and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) for preschoolers and a caregiver. Explore scientific vocabulary with stories, crafts, and science activities. Please register. For ages 3-6. ...
Required
Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Ages: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Be an extra set of hands for us as we help our tweens create some DIY crafts. ...

Tween DIY Night

6:30pm - 7:15pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Young people entering Grades 4-7 are invited to join us for a fun-filled night of arts and crafts!  Bring out your creative side! June 4--Make circus hair bows June 11--Bubble rockets June 18--Sew a cow stuffie June 25--Mak...

Tuesday, July 31st, 2018

Unicorns United!

11:00am - 12:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 49
Description:
Gallop over for unicorn stories, enchanting games and crafts.  ...

Harry Potter Escape Room

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Description:
Do you have what it takes to escape? Work together to solve puzzles and clues from the Harry Potter Universe, and free yourself from the escape room in thirty minutes or less. For young people entering grades 6-12. ...

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, August 1st, 2018

Thursday, August 2nd, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
Join us at 50-Acre Park (91st and Rockwell) to play disc golf!  Don't know how to play?  That's okay!  We'll learn together. ...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Teens, Adults
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: -1
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. ...
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!...

Friday, August 3rd, 2018

Saturday, August 4th, 2018

Book Sale Volunteer

9:00am - 10:00pm
Required
Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Ages: Teens
Registration Required
Description:
Teens and tweens in grades 6-12 can earn services hours by volunteering at the library's Book Sale. ...

Book Sale Pre-sale

9:00am - 5:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: All
Description:
For a $5 per person donation to the Evergreen Park Library Foundation, you can have first pick at the library book sale. ...

Book Sale Volunteer

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

Book Sale Volunteer

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

Book Sale Volunteer

3:00pm - 5:00pm
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 Book Sale. ...