Events Calendar

Event Type
Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Sunday, August 26th, 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, August 28th, 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, August 29th, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Description:
This month's selection is: 'Under a Dark Sky' by Lori Rader-Day. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation desk....

Sunday, September 2nd, 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, September 3rd, 2018

Tuesday, September 4th, 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...

Thursday, September 6th, 2018

Intro to Word

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Description:
Learn how to create, format, edit and save documents in Microsoft Word. Other topics will be added as determined by students demand. $10 fee. ...
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Description:
Stop in to see what the garden club has to offer. This month's topic is: Trowel & Error, a round-table discussion of your gardening issues with advice from our Master Gardeners and fellow members, who've probably had the same issue at least once!...

Monday, September 10th, 2018

Computer Basics

10:00am - 12:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
This class is for adults with a limited knowledge of computers. Learn the main parts of the computer and the keyboard, common computer terminology, and how to use the mouse. Learn how to set up and use a free email account. $10 fee. ...

Cookbook Book Club

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club, Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19

Tuesday, September 11th, 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...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Description:
Get a solid grounding in the skills and tools you'll need to explore the world of digital photography. Bring your own digital camera. Instructor is Ruth Hoskins - www.bnhoskins.com ...

Wednesday, September 12th, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
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: 5
Description:
Certified yoga instructor Joan Zigulich of Yoga Pathway will lead you in a Chair Yoga practice to boost your energy and get your joints moving. This gentle form of yoga consists of simple movements to strengthen and stretch the whole body all while s...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Study Room 3
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Description:
Job Seekers will learn how to improve their resumes with one-on-one personal assessments from Melinda Crosby. Melinda is a professional resume reviewer from Goodwill Workforce Center. Please include your phone number and email address when you reg...

Thursday, September 13th, 2018

Intro to Word

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Description:
Learn how to create, format, edit and save documents in Microsoft Word. Other topics will be added as determined by students demand. $10 fee. ...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Reading Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Author Event, Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
Description:
Local award-winning mystery writer and author of Little Pretty Things returns to the library to talk about her latest book Under a Dark Sky. Her latest novel is described as a “terrifying twist on a locked-room mystery that will keep reader...

Friday, September 14th, 2018

Computer Basics

10:00am - 12:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
This class is for adults with a limited knowledge of computers. Learn the main parts of the computer and the keyboard, common computer terminology, and how to use the mouse. Learn how to set up and use a free email account. $10 fee. ...
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: All, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Health & Wellness
Description:
Everyone is invited to celebrate National Coloring Day with refreshments and coloring in the library.  Relax, destress, and create. ...

Saturday, September 15th, 2018

Meet Your Financial Goals

11:00am - 12:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Planning your wealth for interest  rate fluctuation, inflation, market volatility and taxes. Using strategic allocation to meet your financial goals while discovering tax-free lifetime streams of income. ...

Monday, September 17th, 2018

Computer Basics

10:00am - 12:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
This class is for adults with a limited knowledge of computers. Learn the main parts of the computer and the keyboard, common computer terminology, and how to use the mouse. Learn how to set up and use a free email account. $10 fee. ...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 36
Description:
Most people learn about the funeral process at the most trying and stressful time imaginable. Learn how to prevent "The Family Funeral Crisis".  Join us for an informative program put together by members of the Funeral Industry designed to dispe...

Tuesday, September 18th, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Description:
Get a solid grounding in the skills and tools you'll need to explore the world of digital photography. Bring your own digital camera. Instructor is Ruth Hoskins - www.bnhoskins.com ...

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...

Cooking at The Palm

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Chef Mario of The Red Palm (3020 W. 95th Street)  will show us how to throw a tailgate party.  He'll grill up some food and make some of his delicious salads. ...

Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
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: 5
Description:
Certified yoga instructor Joan Zigulich of Yoga Pathway will lead you in a Chair Yoga practice to boost your energy and get your joints moving. This gentle form of yoga consists of simple movements to strengthen and stretch the whole body all while s...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Stranger Than Fiction Book Club meets monthly to discuss current nonfiction titles. For the September discussion, the group will read Gail Lukasik's 'White Like Her'.   White Like Her: My Family's Story of Race and Racial Passing is the st...

Thursday, September 20th, 2018

Intro to Word

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Description:
Learn how to create, format, edit and save documents in Microsoft Word. Other topics will be added as determined by students demand. $10 fee. ...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: EP 125 years
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 33
Description:
Veteran Road-Trippers Jim and Paula Hantak will bring this presentation to the library. Learn interesting Illinois trivia and how some towns acquired their names. See quirky roadside attractions, unusual festivals, and surprisingly beautiful scenery ...

Friday, September 21st, 2018

Computer Basics

10:00am - 12:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
This class is for adults with a limited knowledge of computers. Learn the main parts of the computer and the keyboard, common computer terminology, and how to use the mouse. Learn how to set up and use a free email account. $10 fee. ...

Saturday, September 22nd, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
Join Black Girls Jump! for double dutch in the parking lot behind the library!  Children and adults are welcome and double dutch lessons are provided. Have fun and while staying fit!  For more information about Black Girls Jump, go to https...
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Children, Adults
Program Type: Author Event
Description:
Meet author, Doreen Spicer-Dannelly! Doreen Spicer-Dannelly is the author of the middle grade novel, Love Double Dutch. She also developed and wrote the Disney Channel film, Jump In! and worked on the animated series, The Proud Family. Copies of Ms. ...

Monday, September 24th, 2018

Computer Basics

10:00am - 12:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
This class is for adults with a limited knowledge of computers. Learn the main parts of the computer and the keyboard, common computer terminology, and how to use the mouse. Learn how to set up and use a free email account. $10 fee. ...

Tuesday, September 25th, 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...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Description:
Get a solid grounding in the skills and tools you'll need to explore the world of digital photography. Bring your own digital camera. Instructor is Ruth Hoskins - www.bnhoskins.com ...

Wednesday, September 26th, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
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: 5
Description:
Certified yoga instructor Joan Zigulich of Yoga Pathway will lead you in a Chair Yoga practice to boost your energy and get your joints moving. This gentle form of yoga consists of simple movements to strengthen and stretch the whole body all while s...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
This month's selection is: 'A Fall of Marigolds' by Susan Meissner. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation desk....

Thursday, September 27th, 2018

Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Ages: Adults
Description:
After completing the CVI workshop on Sep 24, sign up for a one-on-one CVI sessions. Sign up will be available in person on the 24th, or email adultservices@evergreenparklibrary.org to set up your time slot. ...

Intro to Word

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Description:
Learn how to create, format, edit and save documents in Microsoft Word. Other topics will be added as determined by students demand. $10 fee. ...

In a Pickle

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Alison Platt will show us how to prepare, season, and jar some delicious dill pickles. ...

Friday, September 28th, 2018

Computer Basics

10:00am - 12:00pm
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
This class is for adults with a limited knowledge of computers. Learn the main parts of the computer and the keyboard, common computer terminology, and how to use the mouse. Learn how to set up and use a free email account. $10 fee. ...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Performance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Enjoy some wine and cheese and the music of Classical Guitarist Peter Fletcher. Doors open at 6:30 pm. Performance begins at 7 pm. Peter Fletcher is an American classical guitarist based in Detroit and New York City. He performs over 100 concerts ...

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018

Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: All, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Health & Wellness
Description:
Join us once a month, anytime from 3:30-5:00, to make handmade holiday cards for kids who are hospitalized.  People of all ages are welcome.  We'll send the cards to the Chicago organization, Cards for Hospitalized Kids (http://www.cardsfor...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Adults
Program Type: EP 125 years
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 41
Description:
The product of a 30-year continuing project to capture the many ways our Illinois towns offer Roots, a Hometown, and a Little America for us all, “Main Street, Illinois” is a memorable and fun-filled tour of the charms, traditions, and personalities ...

Stampin' Up

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity 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...

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018

Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
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: 5
Description:
Certified yoga instructor Joan Zigulich of Yoga Pathway will lead you in a Chair Yoga practice to boost your energy and get your joints moving. This gentle form of yoga consists of simple movements to strengthen and stretch the whole body all while s...
Required
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Description:
Ready to find your next job? Learn how to prepare yourself for today's job market and land a gig that you'll love. Using tips from Lynda.com's 'Finding a Job' tutorial, participants will learn how to find the best fit in today's competitive job ...

Thursday, October 4th, 2018

Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Description:
Anna Stange will show us how to make mead (an alcoholic drink of fermented honey and water)....