Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Yak & Yarn

July 24, 2018
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...

Kindred Spirits Book Club

July 25, 2018
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Description:
This month's selection is: 'Little French Bistro' by Nina George. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation desk....

Yak & Yarn

July 31, 2018
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...

Book Sale Volunteer Orientation

August 2, 2018
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Registration
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. ...

Yak & Yarn

August 7, 2018
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...

Stampin' Up

August 7, 2018
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...

Porch Stories

August 13, 2018
8:00pm - 8:45pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
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...

Yak & Yarn

August 14, 2018
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...
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Reading Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Author Event, Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
Read 'The Mirror Thief' by Martin Seay and 'Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk' by Kathleen Rooney and meet fellow readers at 6:30 pm on August 15 to discuss your favorite titles and why. Husband and wife Illinois Reads authors Kathleen Rooney and Martin...
Registration
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. In August, we will discuss Michael Finkel's The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last Hermit. A National Geographic Best Book of the Year ...

How to Pay for College Without Going Broke

August 22, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 27
Description:
In this 90-minute workshop, a representative from My College Planning Team shares professional knowledge to guide you in the college admission and funding process. • Discover creative strategies for you to fund your children’s education. • Unde...

Yak & Yarn

August 28, 2018
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...

Kindred Spirits Book Club

August 29, 2018
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
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: 'The Chilbury Ladies Choir' by Jennifer Ryan. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation desk....

Yak & Yarn

September 4, 2018
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...

Stampin' Up

September 4, 2018
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...

Word

September 6, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 13
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. ...

Garden Club of Evergreen Park

September 6, 2018
6:30pm - 8:30pm
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!...

Computer Basics

September 10, 2018
10:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 13
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

September 10, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club, Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25

Yak & Yarn

September 11, 2018
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...

Intro to Photography with Ruth Hoskins

September 11, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
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 ...

Noon Chair Yoga for Everybody Fall Session 1 2018

September 12, 2018
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 16
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...

1 pm Chair Yoga for Everybody Fall Session 1 2018

September 12, 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 7
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...

Job Seekers: Resume Review One-on-One

September 12, 2018
6:30pm - 9:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Study Room 3
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
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...

Word

September 13, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 13
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. ...

Computer Basics

September 14, 2018
10:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 13
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. ...