Upcoming Events

Event Type

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Program Type
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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. ...

Black Holes: What's the Matter?

June 18, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 37
Event Details:
Scientists recently shared the first-ever picture of a black hole.  Find out more about black holes and why this discovery is so important with NASA Solar System ambassador Michael Stellfox. ...

Library Selfie Scavenger Hunt

June 19, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 22
Event Details:
We'll form teams and see which team can follow the clues and collect all of the items on your list first!  Prizes will be awarded and we'll conclude with ice cream in the Teen Room. ...

BEANO!

June 20, 2019
4:00pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Play a 1930s version of bingo and win candy prizes! ...

FULL—Fire Station Family Field Trip!

June 25, 2019
10:45am - 11:45am
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
This event is full.  Feel free to put your child’s name on the wait list. Join us for a field trip to the fire station! We'll leave from the library at 10:45 am and walk over to the Evergreen Park Fire Department, or you can ...
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Drop into the library anytime from 9am-9pm to play giant versions of your favorite games.  Play oversized Snakes and Ladders, UNO, Memory, Tic-Tac-Toe, dominoes and more! ...

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: 8
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...

Makedo Construction Lab

July 8, 2019
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Drop in anytime from 5pm to 7pm on select Mondays in July to try out our Makedo cardboard construction kit.  We'll have a new building challenge each day. ...

Candid Convos

July 13, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Candid Conversations discussion group is designed to open honest, respectful discussion among participants.  Each meeting begins with a short video presentation related to the selected topic for the discussion.  Come to learn and to sh...

K-Pop Klub

July 13, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Details:
Are you krazy for K-pop?  Join other K-pop enthusiasts as we work on our dance moves, watch K-dramas and music videos, create your favorite idol, and make signs for your favorite group!   ...
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:
Have you ever wanted to try out Irish dancing?  Here's your chance!  An instructor from Blackbird Academy of Irish Dance will teach a sample class.  Please register.  For young people ages 5-15. ...

Makedo Construction Lab

July 15, 2019
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Drop in anytime from 5pm to 7pm on select Mondays in July to try out our Makedo cardboard construction kit.  We'll have a new building challenge each day. ...

UNO Tournament

July 16, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Event Details:
Test your UNO skills against other players.  Tournament winner will receive a trophy.  Please arrive on time.  For kids entering grades 1-5. ...

Build It: Lego Club

July 16, 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. ...

Life-Sized Games at Cowboy Park

July 17, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Come and play giant games at Cowboy Park (92nd and Homan)!  We'll play giant Jenga, Twister, and more! ...

Baby Prom!

July 20, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 32
Event Details:
Come in your cutest outfits and bring your best smiles to our Baby Prom for parents and kids ages 3 and younger.  We'll practice our coolest dance moves, have a morning snack, and make our very own prom king and prom queen crowns! ...

Makedo Construction Lab

July 22, 2019
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Drop in anytime from 5pm to 7pm on select Mondays in July to try out our Makedo cardboard construction kit.  We'll have a new building challenge each day. ...

Harry Potter Spelling Bee

July 22, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Wands at the ready, witches and wizards!  Kids ages 15 and under are invited to participate in a spelling bee that exclusively features words from the wizarding world of Harry Potter!  Costumes are strongly encouraged!   ...

Garden Photography

July 25, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Using the library’s butterfly garden, Evergreen Park resident and professional photographer Ruth Hoskins will demonstrate how to take beautiful garden photos. Bring your own camera or smartphone. ...

Makedo Construction Lab

July 29, 2019
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Drop in anytime from 5pm to 7pm on select Mondays in July to try out our Makedo cardboard construction kit.  We'll have a new building challenge each day. ...

Annual Gigantic Book Sale

All Day8/12 - 8/17
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: All
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Discover a treasure trove of hardcover and paperback books for all ages, magazines, DVDs, VHS tapes, CDs, audio books and more at bargain prices! Do you want the best selection? For a $5 per person donation to the Evergreen Park P...

K-Pop Klub

August 17, 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Are you krazy for K-pop?  Join other K-pop enthusiasts as we work on our dance moves, watch K-dramas and music videos, create your favorite idol, and make signs for your favorite group!   ...

Costumes of Downton Abbey

September 9, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 48
Event Details:
Art historian Jeff Mishur discusses costumes used in the popular PBS series and soon to be movie -- some original to the period and others newly constructed to imitate vintage dress. Most importantly, Mishur places each costume into a histo...

A Parent's Guide on How to Pay for College

September 10, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Details:
My College Planning Team will share strategies on funding your children’s education, selecting and applying to colleges that are the “best fit” for your student, and learning how admissions officers and scholarship committees make...

Paranormal Moms Society

September 11, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Details:
The Paranormal Moms Society have been investigating paranormal activity for over 10 years for people who feel their houses have a presence in them.  They will speak about their findings and play some clips of things they have caught on tape...

History of the Chicago Auto Show

September 19, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 49
Event Details:
Mitch Frumkin, Chicago Auto Show historian and archivist, will talk about the history of the auto show with a video of vintage photographs, color film footage, period music and voices from more than 100 editions of the auto show. Members in the au...
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 49
Event Details:
Lori Grove, president of the Maxwell Street Foundation, chronicles the history of Maxwell Street, its neighborhood and market, using rich visual images, interpretation, and anecdotes. ...