Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Make some Giardiniera

June 25, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Payment Required
Description:
Learn how to make some delicious homemade giardiniera with Alison Platt....

Introductory Spin Class at Beverly Ride-On

June 26, 2018
6:15pm - 7:15pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Description:
Join us at Beverly Ride-On (2940 West 95th Street, Evergreen Park) for a free, introductory spin class.  Please arrive at 6:15 to fill out a waiver.  Parents must come in to fill out a waiver for anyone under 18 years old.  This c...

Yak & Yarn

June 26, 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...

Noon Chair Yoga for Everybody Summer 2018

June 27, 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: 25
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 Summer 2018

June 27, 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: 25
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...

Author Melissa Fraterrigo: 'Glory Days'

June 27, 2018
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Reading Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Author Event, Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Melissa Fraterrigo is the author of more than forty short stories, nonfiction essays and reviews. A lifelong teacher, Melissa has a deep love for all forms of story. She founded the Lafayette Writers' Studio in Lafayette, Indiana in 2014 to help loca...

Illinois in Art and Literature 1818-2017

June 28, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: EP 125 years
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 39
Description:
Art historian and educator Laura Mueller will offer a wide-ranging, slide-illustrated presentation surveying depictions of Illinois and its people in art and literature.  It will include examples representing many points in time between 1818 and...
Registration
Branch: Off Site
Ages: All, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: EP 125 years
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Description:
Have you or your kids ever wanted to walk in the Evergreen Park Independence Day Parade?  Well here's your chance!  Everyone (and that means you) is invited to walk with the library in the parade.  Register if you'd like to walk with u...

Garden Club of Evergreen Park

July 5, 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!...

Cookbook Book Club: Appetizers

July 9, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Book Club, Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 44
Description:
Appetizers: get your inspiration from a variety of books available at the Circulation desk....

Porch Stories

July 9, 2018
8:00pm - 8:45pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Story Time
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
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...

Cooking at The Palm

July 10, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: -32
Description:
Chef Mario of The Red Palm will show us how to make his creamy alfredo sauce.  Yum! ...

Stampin' Up

July 10, 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...

Noon Chair Yoga for Everybody Summer 2018

July 11, 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: 25
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 Summer 2018

July 11, 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: 25
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...

Vermicomposting

July 12, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Home & Garden
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Description:
Composting with worms (a.k.a. vermicomposting) is the proverbial win-win situation. It gives you a convenient way to dispose of organic waste, such as vegetable peelings. It saves space in the county landfill, which is good for the environment. It gi...

Succulents Workshop

July 17, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Home & Garden
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
Growing a succulent container garden is easy and immensely satisfying. Succulents come in an amazing array of colors and leaf textures and combining them is fun. They are also very low-maintenance plants.  All materials and instructions for...

Noon Chair Yoga for Everybody Summer 2018

July 18, 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: 25
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 Summer 2018

July 18, 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: 25
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...
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. For July, we will sweat down south with John Berendt's Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil: A Savannah Story.   Shots rang out in Savannah's grandest m...

'Chicago Eternal' with author Larry Broutman

July 19, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Author Event, EP 125 years
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 41
Description:
Author and photographer Larry Broutman returns to the library with his newest book, a product of five years of photographing cemeteries in Chicago and suburbs. While the final resting places of figures synonymous with Chicago, like Capone, Field, Dal...

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: 19
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. ...

Garden Club of Evergreen Park

August 2, 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!...

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...