Upcoming Events

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Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
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Butterfly Garden Plant Sale

All Day5/22 - 5/25
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Event Details:
Bob Erlich, the Evergreen Park Public Library's butterfly garden curator, offers bee and butterfly-lovin' plants for sale Wednesday, May 22 through Saturday, May 25, in the library lobby. Proceeds offset the cost of maintaining the garden throughout ...

Stranger Than Fiction Book Club

May 22, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:
Stranger Than Fiction meets monthly for lively discussion of current nonfiction titles. For May, we will read and discuss Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond Even in the most desolate areas of American cities, evict...

Library Board Meeting-RESCHEDULED FROM MAY 8

May 22, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Event Details:
The May 8 meeting of the Evergreen Park Public Library Board of Trustees has been rescheduled to May 22, so that a quorum can be present. Members of the public are welcome to attend. Each regular agenda provides time for public participation. Patr...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

May 22, 2019
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Help clean up the Children's Department at the end of the day.   Wipe down play tables, clean toys, put together puzzles, etc. ...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

May 23, 2019
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Help clean up the Children's Department at the end of the day.   Wipe down play tables, clean toys, put together puzzles, etc. ...

Yak & Yarn

May 28, 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...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

May 28, 2019
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Help clean up the Children's Department at the end of the day.   Wipe down play tables, clean toys, put together puzzles, etc. ...

Noon Chair Yoga Spring 2

May 29, 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: 8
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 2

May 29, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Payment
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Payment Required
Seats Remaining: 2
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

May 29, 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
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
This month's selection is Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng. Copies are available at the Circulation Desk. ...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

May 29, 2019
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Help clean up the Children's Department at the end of the day.   Wipe down play tables, clean toys, put together puzzles, etc. ...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

May 30, 2019
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Help clean up the Children's Department at the end of the day.   Wipe down play tables, clean toys, put together puzzles, etc. ...

Barn Dance Volunteer

May 31, 2019
5:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Set up and decorate, help at the dance, and clean up.  Meet at the pergola at 50-Acre Park (91st and Rockwell).   ...

Dance Party at the Barn!

May 31, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 35
Event Details:
Shake off the end of the school year and kickoff the summer at our dance party!  We'll be dancing outside at the pergola by the barn at 50-Acre Park (91st and Rockwell).  ...

"We are Evergreen" Family Mobiles

June 1, 2019
9:00am - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: All, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Take part in our community art project! Bring the whole family to the library any time from 9am to 5 pm to make a family mobile using instructions from the book Now Make This:  24 DIY Projects by Designers for Kids. We'l...

Anime Club

June 1, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Movie
Event Details:
Watch, read and discuss anime and manga. ...

Intro to Word

June 3, 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: 9
Event Details:
Learn how to create, format, edit and save documents in Microsoft Word. Other topics will be added as determined by students' demand. $10 fee. ...

Cookbook Book Club

June 3, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club, Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 46
Event Details:
This month's theme is "Let's have another piece of pie."Books available at the Circulation Desk. ...

Tidy Up the Children's Department

June 3, 2019
7:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Volunteer Calendar
Age Group: Teens
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
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

June 4, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
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
Event Details:
Join us on Tuesdays for fun STEM activities and a brain-boosting snack! Register for each activity you are attending. June 4--Earth Friendly Sneakers Challenge June 18--Make Your Own Stethoscopes July 2--DIY Junkbots July 16--Build a Marb...

Summer Hair Styles Parent/Child Workshop

June 4, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Children's Program Room
Age Group: Children, Adults
Program Type: Home & Garden
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Are you looking to learn a few new hairstyles for your child this summer?  Local hairstylist, Deb Czajka Measner will teach you how to make three cute, easy styles. Please bring a comb and brush. Limit to 12 parent/child pairs. Please ...

Stampin' Up

June 4, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Teen/Activity Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
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...

The Life of Bessie Coleman w/Gigi Coleman

June 4, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Evergreen Park Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 45
Event Details:
Gigi Coleman, the great niece of Bessie Coleman the world’s first African-American woman to become a licensed pilot in the 1920s is continuing the legacy of her great Aunt. ...

Yak & Yarn

June 4, 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...