Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

Halloteen Reading Challenge

All Day9/22 - 10/31
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Body:
Read for four hours during the month of October to earn a treat bag and some goodies. Halloteen book logs can be picked up at the Children's Services desk or in the Teen Room starting Saturday, September 22.  For youth in grades 6-12.   ...

Booo!k Club

All Day9/22 - 10/31
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Book Club
Body:
Read (or be read to) for four hours during the month of October to earn a trick or treat bag and some goodies. Booo!k logs can be picked up at the Children's Services desk starting Saturday, September 22.  For kids in 5th grade and younger. &nb...

Canned Food Drive!

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

Guess the Weight and Win

All Day10/19 - 10/26
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Other
Body:
Guess the weight of the pumpkin in the Children's Services Department (without lifting the pumpkin). Those who guess correctly will be entered into a raffle to win the pumpkin! ...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

October 20, 2018
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Body:
Help clean up the Children's Department at the end of the day.   Wipe down play tables, clean toys, put together puzzles, etc.  If you get a ride after your volunteer shift, please be aware that the library closes at 5 PM on Friday and...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

October 21, 2018
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Body:
Help clean up the Children's Department at the end of the day.   Wipe down play tables, clean toys, put together puzzles, etc.  If you get a ride after your volunteer shift, please be aware that the library closes at 4 PM on Sunday. ...

Email and Internet Security

October 22, 2018
10:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Body:
Learn how 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. ...

Yoga for Kids, Tweens, and Teens

October 22, 2018
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Body:
Joan Zigulich teaches you to exercise, relax, focus and strengthen your mind and body through postures and breathing. Wear comfortable clothes and bring a yoga mat or towel. Parents must sign a release form before your child can participate.  Fo...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

October 22, 2018
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Body:
Help clean up the Children's Department at the end of the day.   Wipe down play tables, clean toys, put together puzzles, etc. ...

Book Page Flowers

October 23, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Body:
Learn how to create beautiful flowers from book pages. ...

Yak & Yarn

October 23, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Body:
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...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

October 23, 2018
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Body:
Help clean up the Children's Department at the end of the day.   Wipe down play tables, clean toys, put together puzzles, etc. ...
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Body:
2019 Medicare Open Enrollment is October 15 to December 7. Enrollment in the Health Insurance Marketplace is November 1 to December 15. Are you confused with all the choices? Evergreen Park resident Joyce Bonner will be in the library lobby to provid...

Stranger Than Fiction Book Club

October 24, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Body:
The October discussion will be on Madeleine Albright's 'Fascism: A Warning'. A personal and urgent examination of Fascism in the twentieth century and how its legacy shapes today's world, written by one of America's most admired public servants, t...

Oktoberfest with Chef Keith

October 24, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Body:
Celebrate the fall season and learn how to make some delicious Oktoberfest foods. ...

Zombie Party

October 24, 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Body:
Zombies are invading the library!  Dress as a zombie (or wear your Halloween costume) and join us for games, snacks and fun! ...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

October 24, 2018
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Body:
Help clean up the Children's Department at the end of the day.   Wipe down play tables, clean toys, put together puzzles, etc. ...

Snack & STEM

October 25, 2018
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Technology Class
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Body:
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...
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 34
Body:
While Chicago’s music heritage is relatively well known, it’s history of making the instruments that were used in many famous performances is less so. Everything from the Hammond B3 organ, to Ludwig drums, to Kimball pianos were made in the city and ...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

October 25, 2018
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Body:
Help clean up the Children's Department at the end of the day.   Wipe down play tables, clean toys, put together puzzles, etc. ...

Email and Internet Security

October 26, 2018
10:00am - 12:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Computer Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology Class
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Body:
Learn how 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. ...

Halloween Movie Spooktacular

October 26, 2018
3:15pm - 4:45pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Movie
Body:
Join us for some slightly spooky after-school movie fun on Fridays in October!  We'll provide an after school snack but feel free to bring your own.  These movies are recommended for kids aged 10 and up. October 5 at 3:15--Frankenweenie ...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

October 26, 2018
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Body:
Help clean up the Children's Department at the end of the day.   Wipe down play tables, clean toys, put together puzzles, etc.  If you get a ride after your volunteer shift, please be aware that the library closes at 5 PM on Friday and...

Mini Horror Film Fest--A Quiet Place

October 26, 2018
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Movie
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
Body:
Join us after hours to view A Quiet Place (PG-13).  In this suspenseful thriller, a family must remain silent to avoid the giant predators roaming their post-apocalyptic world. ...
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Movie
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 39
Body:
Join us for a day of scary movies, followed by a horror book swap at 4:30.  Bring in a horror book (or a few) and swap them for the same number of horror books. 12 PM-1:45 PM--Insidious (PG-13) 3:00-4:30--The Grudge (PG-13) ...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

October 27, 2018
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Body:
Help clean up the Children's Department at the end of the day.   Wipe down play tables, clean toys, put together puzzles, etc.  If you get a ride after your volunteer shift, please be aware that the library closes at 5 PM on Friday and...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

October 28, 2018
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Body:
Help clean up the Children's Department at the end of the day.   Wipe down play tables, clean toys, put together puzzles, etc.  If you get a ride after your volunteer shift, please be aware that the library closes at 4 PM on Sunday. ...