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Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: All, Children, Teens, Adults
Event Details:
September is National Library Card Sign Up Month!  During the month of September, and while supplies last, any Evergreen Park resident who signs up for a new library card at the Evergreen Park Public Library will receive one free ticket to Brook...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Lunch Box Literacy

September 24, 2019
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Home & Garden
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Teens will make delicious, healthy  food, learn how to read a recipe and food labels, and understand the math that goes into measuring and scaling a recipe up or down. September 10--Lunchbox Detectives:  Decode food labels and crack the ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Filling out FAFSA for College

September 24, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:
FAFSA applications can be filed starting in October. Christina Lopez guides parents and students through the mysteries of college financial aid and FAFSA. Schedule a one-on-one session for October 8 by calling 708.422.8522, x133. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Yak & Yarn

September 24, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Details:
The Yak and Yarn Club is open to crocheters and beginning knitters as well. 6th grade - adult are welcome. Beginning crochet students should bring an H/8 hook and skein of medium weight yarn; beginning knitters should bring size 8 needles and a ske...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

College and Career Pathways: Engineering

September 26, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Panos Hadjimitsos, Assistant Dean of Science, Business, and Computer Technology at Moraine Valley Community College will present an information session about the Engineering Pathways program offered by Moraine Valley.   ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Happy Fridays!

September 27, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Movie, Other
Event Details:
Happy Friday!  Join us for a movie or fun activity in the teen room every other Friday after school.  For grades 6-12. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Lunch Box Literacy

October 1, 2019
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Home & Garden
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Teens will make delicious, healthy  food, learn how to read a recipe and food labels, and understand the math that goes into measuring and scaling a recipe up or down. September 10--Lunchbox Detectives:  Decode food labels and crack the ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Yak & Yarn

October 1, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Reading Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Details:
The Yak and Yarn Club is open to crocheters and beginning knitters as well. 6th grade - adult are welcome. Beginning crochet students should bring an H/8 hook and skein of medium weight yarn; beginning knitters should bring size 8 needles and a ske...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Snack & STEM

October 3, 2019
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:
Join us on Thursdays for fun STEM activities and a brain-boosting snack! Register for each activity you are attending. September 5--Building Bridges September 19 & October 3--Clay Coil Pot Construction October 17--Estimate the Weight of ...
This event is in the "All" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Nonperishable Food Drive!

All Day10/7 - 11/7
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: All, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:
We'll be collecting nonperishable food at the Children's Services Desk from October 9 through November 7. All food collected will be donated to the Village Pantry. You CAN help fight hunger. Bring in a nonperishable food donation!...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Make It, Take It Plus One to Donate

October 8, 2019
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Teens can make one project for themselves, and one to donate one to those in need.  Register for each activity to which you are coming. October 8--Decorate collection c=box, and create flyers to be posted in the community. October 15--Make...
This event is in the "All" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Cards for Hospitalized Kids

October 8, 2019
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: All, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Health & Wellness
Event Details:
Join us once a month, anytime from 5:30-7pm, to make 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.cardsforhospit...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Yak & Yarn

October 8, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Details:
The Yak and Yarn Club is open to crocheters and beginning knitters as well. 6th grade - adult are welcome. Beginning crochet students should bring an H/8 hook and skein of medium weight yarn; beginning knitters should bring size 8 needles and a ske...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Anime Club

October 10, 2019
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Watch, read, and discuss anime and manga. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Happy Fridays!

October 11, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Movie, Other
Event Details:
Happy Friday!  Join us for a movie or fun activity in the teen room every other Friday after school.  For grades 6-12. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Make It, Take It Plus One to Donate

October 15, 2019
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Teens can make one project for themselves, and one to donate one to those in need.  Register for each activity to which you are coming. October 8--Decorate collection c=box, and create flyers to be posted in the community. October 15--Make...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Civil War Ghost Stories

October 15, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: History
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
Join Amateur Historian Kevin Connelly as he talks about ghost stories from the battles of Gettysburg, Ft. Hudson, and Petersburg. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Yak & Yarn

October 15, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Reading Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Details:
The Yak and Yarn Club is open to crocheters and beginning knitters as well. 6th grade - adult are welcome. Beginning crochet students should bring an H/8 hook and skein of medium weight yarn; beginning knitters should bring size 8 needles and a ske...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Snack & STEM

October 17, 2019
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:
Join us on Thursdays for fun STEM activities and a brain-boosting snack! Register for each activity you are attending. September 5--Building Bridges September 19 & October 3--Clay Coil Pot Construction October 17--Estimate the Weight of ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Guess the Weight and Win

All Day10/19 - 10/26
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Event Details:
Guess the weight of the pumpkin in the Children's Services Department (without lifting the pumpkin). Those who guess correctly will be entered into a raffle to win the pumpkin! ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Landing a Government Job

October 19, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
EP resident Shawn Good will demonstrate the ins and outs of using the online system USA Jobs to search and apply for US civil service positions. In addition to guiding you through the application process, she will help tweak your resume to in...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Audio Editing Basics

October 22, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:
Using free online audio editing software, Chris Lanuti of The EP Podcast will show you how to perform basic audio editing functions and how to export your audio files after editing.  ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Yak & Yarn

October 22, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Details:
The Yak and Yarn Club is open to crocheters and beginning knitters as well. 6th grade - adult are welcome. Beginning crochet students should bring an H/8 hook and skein of medium weight yarn; beginning knitters should bring size 8 needles and a ske...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Happy Fridays!

October 25, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Movie, Other
Event Details:
Happy Friday!  Join us for a movie or fun activity in the teen room every other Friday after school.  For grades 6-12. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Make It, Take It Plus One to Donate

October 29, 2019
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Teens can make one project for themselves, and one to donate one to those in need.  Register for each activity to which you are coming. October 8--Decorate collection c=box, and create flyers to be posted in the community. October 15--Make...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Yak & Yarn

October 29, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Event Details:
The Yak and Yarn Club is open to crocheters and beginning knitters as well. 6th grade - adult are welcome. Beginning crochet students should bring an H/8 hook and skein of medium weight yarn; beginning knitters should bring size 8 needles and a ske...