Upcoming Events

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Program Type
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Monday Night Makers

May 20, 2019
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Story Time
Event Details:
Make something new on Monday nights! April 1--Funny Face Flip Books April 15--Explore Clouds and Rain April 22--Earth Day Party April 29--Umbrella Craft May 6--Lavender Paper Wreath May 13--Blooming Paper Flowers May 20th--Flower...

Wednesday Crafternoon

May 22, 2019
3:30pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Join us on Wednesday afternoons to make a cool craft after school! March 13--Rainbow in a Bag March 20--Cloud Binoculars March 27--Paper Kites April 10--Raindrop Gravity Painting April 17--Rain Sticks April 24--Raindrop Mobiles M...

"We are Evergreen" Family Mobiles

June 1, 2019
9:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: All, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Take part in our community art project! Bring the whole family to the library any time from 9am to 5 pm to make a family mobile using instructions from the book Now Make This:  24 DIY Projects by Designers for Kids. We'l...

Summer Hair Styles Parent/Child Workshop

June 4, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children, Adults
Program Type: Home & Garden
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Are you looking to learn a few new hairstyles for your child this summer?  Local hairstylist, Deb Czajka Measner will teach you how to make three cute, easy styles. Please bring a comb and brush. Limit to 12 parent/child pairs. Please ...

Make Your Own Bouncy Ball!

June 5, 2019
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
What better way to start the summer fun than playing with polymers and making our very own bouncy balls!  With a few easy-to-find ingredients, our scientists will create their very own bouncy balls.  For kids entering grades K-6. ...

Stories in the Park

June 7, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Join us for outdoor stories at 11AM in our beautiful parks! Friday, June 7:  Circle Park (97th and Homan) Friday, June 14:  Duffy Park (92nd and Millard) Thursday, June 20:  Yukich Field StoryWalk (89th and Kedzie) Friday, ...

Kiddie Drive-In Movie

June 10, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Movie
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Event Details:
Bring a box big enough for your child to sit in.  Use our craft supplies to turn the box into a car!  Then your child can hop into the driver's seat, grab a snack and watch a short cartoon.  Craft supplies and snack provided. ...

The Magic of the Spellbinder

June 10, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: All, Children
Program Type: Performance
Event Details:
Magician Walter King, Jr. has been spellbinding audiences for over two decades, from Las Vegas to the Caribbean Islands. The Spellbinder uses illusions and state-of-the-art special effects to bring the history of African-American magic...

Geocaching 101

June 10, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
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...

Toddler Time

June 11, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
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 2. ...

Cuentos en Español--Story Time in Spanish

June 11, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
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 y señorita Jessica.  This storytime features books, rhymes a...

Book Swap for Children and Teens

June 11, 2019
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Start your summer off right by getting some new-to-you books at our book swap! Bring in your gently used YA or children's books (in good condition) and trade them for the same number of books. Lots to choose from! All books should have covers, all pa...

Toddler Time

June 12, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
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 3. ...

Preschool Story Time

June 12, 2019
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Preschool Story Time combines stories, songs and crafts for kids from 3-5 years old.   There is no Preschool Story Time on July 3. ...

Bubble Blowout

June 12, 2019
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other, Story Time
Event Details:
Learn the many ways some animals use bubbles for protection, shelter, and trapping prey.  Then we'll go outside to make our own bubbles and experiment with different bubbles wands.  For kids entering grades K-5. ...

Preschool Story Time

June 13, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Preschool Story Time combines stories, songs and crafts for kids from 3-5 years old.   There is no Preschool Story Time on July 4. ...

Shrinky Dink Designs

June 13, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Kids and teens can create your own Shrinky Dink designs and watch them shrink like magic right before your eyes. ...

Family Story Time

June 13, 2019
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Children from birth through age 6 and their families will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities together. Feel free to wear your pajamas!  There is no Family Story Time on July 4. ...

Baby Bookworms

June 14, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and fun for you and your baby! For babies from birth through 17 months with a caregiver.  There's no Baby Bookworms on July 5. ...

Stories in the Park

June 14, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
Join us for outdoor stories at 11AM in our beautiful parks! Friday, June 7:  Circle Park (97th and Homan) Friday, June 14:  Duffy Park (92nd and Millard) Thursday, June 20:  Yukich Field StoryWalk (89th and Kedzie) Friday, ...

DIY Days

June 14, 2019
3:00pm - 3:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Details:
Join us for a fun-filled afternoon of do-it-yourself projects!  Bring out your creative side!  For kids entering grades 4-7.  Please register for each activity you are attending. June 14 and 21--Nylon Screen Printing (must be able t...

Cuentos en Español--Story Time in Spanish

June 15, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
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 y señorita Jessica.  This storytime features books, rhymes a...

Pet Rocks

June 17, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Bring a rock and wear old clothes and shoes.  We'll supply the paint and other materials you need to turn your rock into a pet.  For kids and teens of all ages. ...

Tot Art

June 17, 2019
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Bring a smock and get ready for some messy fun!  Little fingers will experiment with painting, gluing, sticking, printing, and creating while developing fine motor, language and self-help skills.  For kids ages 2-5. ...

Toddler Time

June 18, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:
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 2. ...

Macrame Bracelets

June 18, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Learn to make a groovy macrame bracelet.  For kids and teens entering grades 3-8. ...

Build It: Lego Club

June 18, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other, Technology Class
Event Details:
At this free-play program, children are provided an open-ended prompt to encourage imaginative building and playing with Legos. ...