Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Preschool Story Time

June 26, 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. ...

Tie-Dye T-Shirts Volunteer

June 26, 2019
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Help kids tie dye t-shirts, carry tables outside and inside, and clean up.  This activity is very messy.  Wear old clothes and shoes, because they will get permanently stained.  This is an outdoor activity. ...

Tie-Dye T-Shirts

June 26, 2019
2:00pm - 2:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Make a festive 4th of July, 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. ...

Kindred Spirits Book Club

June 26, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
This month's selection is What the Lady Wants by Rene Rosen.  Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk. ...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

June 26, 2019
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Help clean up the Children's Department at the end of the day.   Wipe down play tables, clean toys, put together puzzles, etc. ...
Payment
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Take A Trip!
Event Details:
Bus leaves at 9:15 am for a tour of the Poetry Foundation and time to browse the Yoko Ono: Poetry, Painting, Music, Objects, Events, and Wish Trees Exhibition. We will then walk 7 minutes to the Driehaus Museum for the A Tale of Today:...

Disclaimer(s)

Paid Event Refund Policy

  1. Cancelations must be received no later than 48 hours prior to the start of a program to receive a refund.
  2. Trip refunds will be granted only if the vacated spot is filled.
  3. There are no refunds for cancelation of an Evergreen Park Public Library Foundation event.
  4. There are no partial refunds.
  5. Refunds will be paid in the manner tendered; i.e., cash, check, or charge.

Preschool Story Time

June 27, 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. ...

Make It, Take It Thursdays

June 27, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Details:
Join us on Thursdays in the Teen Room to create something new!  Register for each activity you are coming to. June 13--Make a Gift for Dad June 27--Make a Confetti Blaster July 11--Make Your Own Wormery July 25--DIY Cardboard Pinball...

Family Story Time

June 27, 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. ...

How Money Works

June 27, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
Bone up on your financial literacy with this workshop on How Money Works with Regina Peters and Elana Taylor-Knight from Primerica Financial Services.  Learn about the three different savings accounts you need, ways to reduce debt...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

June 27, 2019
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Help clean up the Children's Department at the end of the day.   Wipe down play tables, clean toys, put together puzzles, etc. ...

Baby Bookworms

June 28, 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. ...

Friday Toy Cleaning Volunteer

June 28, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Wash and disinfect the toys in the Children's Department. ...

DIY Days Volunteer

June 28, 2019
2:45pm - 4:15pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Help kids with crafts.  Set up and clean up. ...

DIY Days

June 28, 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: 18
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...

Working with Google Apps

June 29, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
Payment
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Adad Ocampo will show you how to work with many of the Google productivity apps, including Google Drive, Docs and Slides.  ...
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: All, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Performance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Event Details:
Founded in 1991, the Holy Cross/Immaculate Heart of Mary Marimba Ensemble is comprised entirely of youths from age 12-21 from Chicago’s Back of the Yards neighborhood. The group’s repertoire consists of pieces from traditional Mexican and Caribbean&n...

Insect Petting Zoo

July 1, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Home & Garden
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Experience the wonders of the insect world. Learn how insects and insect-relatives function and play an important role in the environment around you. This is a “touch and feel” experience in which visitors can observe and have the opportunity to hold...

Tot Art Volunteer

July 1, 2019
5:45pm - 6:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Help hand out art supplies.  Set up and clean up. ...

Tot Art

July 1, 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
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
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. ...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

July 1, 2019
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Help clean up the Children's Department at the end of the day.   Wipe down play tables, clean toys, put together puzzles, etc. ...

Snack & STEM

July 2, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:
Join us on Tuesdays for fun STEM activities and a brain-boosting snack! Register for each activity you are attending. June 4--Earth Friendly Sneakers Challenge June 18--Make Your Own Stethoscopes July 2--DIY Junkbots July 16--Build a Marb...

Yak & Yarn

July 2, 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...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

July 2, 2019
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Help clean up the Children's Department at the end of the day.   Wipe down play tables, clean toys, put together puzzles, etc. ...

Create a Confetti Cannon Volunteer

July 3, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Help kids and families make a confetti cannon.  Clean up and keep room and supplies tidy and in order. ...