Upcoming Events

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closed

August 19, 2018
12:00am - 11:45pm
Branches:
Evergreen Park Public Library
Description:
The library is closed on Sundays in the summer from Memorial Day to Labor Day...
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
If you are looking for a job or intend to go to college, you need to be aware of your digital footprint – the information connected with your name online. Companies and recruiters routinely check search engine results to learn more about potential em...
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
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...

DIY Ripped Jeans

August 23, 2018
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
Bring a pair of jeans and we'll show you how to rip them with style. ...

closed

August 26, 2018
12:00am - 11:45pm
Branches:
Evergreen Park Public Library
Description:
The library is closed on Sundays in the summer from Memorial Day to Labor Day...

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: 'Under a Dark Sky' by Lori Rader-Day. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation desk....
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
This month we’re inviting our teens to post a “shelfie” of you and a book you read in August or September, set against the backdrop of your favorite bookshelf. Be creative.  Post your shelfie with the hashtag #epplteensread.  Follow us on I...
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Description:
Illumination Curated by Roslyn DeBoer, Denise Havlan, and Sara Hochhauser The 2018 Professional Art Quilt Alliance (PAQA) challenge was to interpret the idea of illumination in an art quilt. This could be an actual representation of light,...

closed

September 2, 2018
12:00am - 11:45pm
Branches:
Evergreen Park Public Library
Description:
The library is closed on Sundays in the summer from Memorial Day to Labor Day...

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...

Back-to-School Bingo

September 5, 2018
4:00pm - 4:30pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Other
Description:
Play picture bingo with a back-to-school theme and win fabulous prizes!  For kids in kindergarten through 6th grade. ...

Snack & STEM

September 6, 2018
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Description:
Join us on Thursdays for fun STEM activities and a brain-boosting snack! Register for each activity you are attending. September 6--Exploding Sandwich Bags September 20--Build a Zip Line October 4--DIY Stomp Rockets October 11--Design a M...

Intro to 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: 9
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. ...

Cuentos en español--Story Time in Spanish

September 8, 2018
10:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Description:
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.  This storytime features books, rhymes and songs in Spanish for children and families. ...

Zumba® Kids (7-11)

September 9, 2018
1:00pm - 1:45pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Children
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Description:
Taught by licensed instructor, Jo Moran, Zumba® Kids classes are rockin', high-energy dance parties packed with kid-friendly routines. Classes incorporate key childhood development elements such as leadership, respect, teamwork, confidence, self-este...

Zumba® (12+) for Teens!

September 9, 2018
2:00pm - 2:45pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Teens
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Description:
Zumba® is an easy to follow, calorie burning, Latin inspired fitness dance party! This is a great way for teens to get fit, have fun, and meet new people at the same time. Classes are taught by licensed Zumba instructor, Jo Moran. For teens ages 12 a...

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: 12
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: 23