Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Learn to Jump Double Dutch with Black Girls Jump

September 22, 2018
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
Join Black Girls Jump! for double dutch in the parking lot behind the library!  Children and adults are welcome and double dutch lessons are provided. Have fun and while staying fit!  For more information about Black Girls Jump, go to https...

Doreen Spicer-Dannelly, Author of Love Double Dutch!

September 22, 2018
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Children, Adults
Program Type: Author Event
Description:
Meet author, Doreen Spicer-Dannelly! Doreen Spicer-Dannelly is the author of the middle grade novel, Love Double Dutch. She also developed and wrote the Disney Channel film, Jump In! and worked on the animated series, The Proud Family. Copies of Ms. ...

Computer Basics

September 24, 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: 2
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. ...

Intro to Photography with Ruth Hoskins

September 25, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
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 ...

Yak & Yarn

September 25, 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 Fall Session 1 2018

September 26, 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: 2
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 26, 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: 5
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...

Kindred Spirits Book Club

September 26, 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: 'A Fall of Marigolds' by Susan Meissner. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation desk....

Core Values Assessment One-On-One

September 27, 2018
4:00pm - 8:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Ages: Adults
Description:
After completing the CVI workshop on Sep 24, sign up for a one-on-one CVI sessions. Sign up will be available in person on the 24th, or email adultservices@evergreenparklibrary.org to set up your time slot. ...

Intro to Word

September 27, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Payment Required
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. ...

In a Pickle

September 27, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Alison Platt will show us how to prepare, season, and jar some delicious dill pickles. ...

Computer Basics

September 28, 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: 2
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. ...

After Hours w/Classical Guitarist Peter Fletcher

September 28, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Performance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
Enjoy some wine and cheese and the music of Classical Guitarist Peter Fletcher. Doors open at 6:30 pm. Performance begins at 7 pm. Peter Fletcher is an American classical guitarist based in Detroit and New York City. He performs over 100 concerts ...

Cards for Hospitalized Kids

October 2, 2018
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Ages: All, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Health & Wellness
Description:
Join us once a month, anytime from 3:30-5:00, to make handmade holiday cards for kids who are hospitalized.  People of all ages are welcome.  We'll send the cards to the Chicago organization, Cards for Hospitalized Kids (http://www.cardsfor...

John Lynn - Main Street Illinois

October 2, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: Adults
Program Type: EP 125 years
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 41
Description:
The product of a 30-year continuing project to capture the many ways our Illinois towns offer Roots, a Hometown, and a Little America for us all, “Main Street, Illinois” is a memorable and fun-filled tour of the charms, traditions, and personalities ...

Stampin' Up

October 2, 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...

Yak & Yarn

October 2, 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 Fall Session 1 2018

October 3, 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: 2
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: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 5
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: Job Search Made Easy

October 3, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Description:
Ready to find your next job? Learn how to prepare yourself for today's job market and land a gig that you'll love. Using tips from Lynda.com's 'Finding a Job' tutorial, participants will learn how to find the best fit in today's competitive job ...

Garden Club of Evergreen Park

October 4, 2018
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Other
Description:
Anna Stange will show us how to make mead (an alcoholic drink of fermented honey and water)....

Columbus Day

October 8, 2018
9:00am - 9:00pm
Branches:
Evergreen Park Public Library
Description:
The library is closed for Columbus Day...

Canned Food Drive!

All Day10/9 - 11/8
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Ages: All, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: EP 125 years, Health & Wellness
Description:
We'll be collecting canned food at the Children's Services desk from October 9th through November 8th.  All food collected will be donated to the Village Pantry.  You CAN help fight hunger.  Bring in a canned food donation! ...

Hiking the Continental Divide

October 9, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Ages: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
Emily just came back from blazing a section of the Continental Divide Trail in Wyoming.  Hear about her backpacking trip in the Wind River Range. She will have all her gear for you to check out and see what you need to live in the wild for two w...

Yak & Yarn

October 9, 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 Fall Session 1 2018

October 10, 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: 2
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

October 10, 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: 5
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...