Upcoming Events

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Age
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Computer Basics

March 22, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Payment
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
Adults with limited knowledge of computers can learn the main components and keyboard, common terminology, use of the mouse, and set up and use of a free email account. This is a hands-on class. $10 fee. ...

After Hours: Jazz Singer Petra van Nuis

March 22, 2019
6:30pm - 9:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Performance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 58
Event Details:
Enjoy some wine and cheese and listen to singer Petra van Nuis and guitarist Andy Brown as they entertain you with jazz favorites. Petra has played every top venue in town (Jazz Showcase, Green Mill, Andy's Jazz Club, Fitzgerald's, Chicago Cultu...

Take a Trip! Chicago Flower and Garden Show

March 23, 2019
9:15am - 2:15pm
Payment
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Home & Garden
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:
The 2019 Chicago Flower & Garden Show returns to Navy Pier this spring. For more information visit www.chicagoflower.com. The cost includes group ticket price and school bus transportation. Lunch on the Pier is on your own. The bus is s...

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.

Email and Internet Safety

March 25, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Learn to set up a free email account to send messages and attachments, forward, and more. Navigate the Internet using search engines and Favorites safely. $10 fee.   ...

Reusable Beeswax Food Wraps

March 26, 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: 0
Event Details:
Anna Stange will show us how to make Beeswax wraps, an eco-friendly and reusable alternative to plastic wrap that hugs bowls with just the right amount of cling. Use them to wrap cheese, half a lemon, a crusty loaf of bread, and fruits and vegetables...

Yak & Yarn

March 26, 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...

Noon Chair Yoga Spring 1

March 27, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Payment
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
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 Spring 1

March 27, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Payment
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:
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...

Kindred Spirits Book Club

March 27, 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
Event Details:
This month's selection is Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult.  Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk. ...

Navigating the College Planning Process

March 28, 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: 43
Event Details:
A one-of-a-kind workshop presented by academic and financial planning strategists. Myths and misconceptions will be discussed. Little-known financial strategies to increase financial aid will be shared. This is a must-attend workshop for high school ...

Email and Internet Safety

March 29, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Learn to set up a free email account to send messages and attachments, forward, and more. Navigate the Internet using search engines and Favorites safely. $10 fee.   ...

Listen to Music Online

April 1, 2019
9:30am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
There's no shortage of ways to get free or inexpensive access to music on your computer, phone, or tablet. Learn all of the best options for listening at home or on the go. ...

Email and Internet Safety

April 1, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Learn to set up a free email account to send messages and attachments, forward, and more. Navigate the Internet using search engines and Favorites safely. $10 fee.   ...

Stampin' Up

April 2, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 47
Event Details:
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...

Yak & Yarn

April 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...

Noon Chair Yoga Spring 1

April 3, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Payment
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
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 Spring 1

April 3, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Payment
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:
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...

Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency

April 3, 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: 42
Event Details:
You can't read the news without seeing the hype about Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.  Is this the first wave of the cashless future or another overhyped technology?  One thing is for sure:  there's a lot of money riding on its suc...
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Home & Garden
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 27
Event Details:
Biologist and author Rachel Carson warned the world of the potentially dire environmental impact of chemical pesticides in her best-selling 1962 book, Silent Spring. In this living-history program, set in 1963, actress and historian Leslie Goddard po...

Email and Internet Safety

April 5, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Learn to set up a free email account to send messages and attachments, forward, and more. Navigate the Internet using search engines and Favorites safely. $10 fee.   ...

Email and Internet Safety

April 8, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Learn to set up a free email account to send messages and attachments, forward, and more. Navigate the Internet using search engines and Favorites safely. $10 fee.   ...

Nester Gomez: Stories of Immigration

April 8, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Reading Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 32
Event Details:
Nestor "the boss" Gomez was born in Guatemala and moved to Chicago in the mid-80's. He is a Moth Slam and Chicago Moth Grand Slam winner. His stories have been featured at the Moth radio hour and Snap Judgment. ...

Yak & Yarn

April 9, 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...

Email and Internet Safety

April 12, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Learn to set up a free email account to send messages and attachments, forward, and more. Navigate the Internet using search engines and Favorites safely. $10 fee.   ...

Candid Conversations

April 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: 5
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...

Retirement University

April 15, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 44
Event Details:
Retirement is getting closer - are you ready? Discover everything you need in order to retire responsibly in this 3-part series.  April 15 -  Taxes and the IRS - Strategies you need to know April 22 - Medicare and SS -&...

Yak & Yarn

April 16, 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...