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Joker's Wild Card Club

2018-05-15 11:00:00 2018-05-15 13:00:00 America/Chicago Joker's Wild Card Club Meet up with others interested in playing various card games. For amusement only; no gambling permitted. Tinley Park Public Library

Tuesday, May 15
11:00am - 1:00pm

Add to Calendar 2018-05-15 11:00:00 2018-05-15 13:00:00 America/Chicago Joker's Wild Card Club Meet up with others interested in playing various card games. For amusement only; no gambling permitted. Tinley Park Public Library

Tinley Park Public Library

Meeting Room A&B

Meet up with others interested in playing various card games. For amusement only; no gambling permitted.

Tinley Park Public Library

Phone: 708-532-0160

Hours
Mon, Jun 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jun 19 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jun 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jun 21 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jun 22 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Sat, Jun 23 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jun 24 12:00PM to 5:00PM

Upcoming events

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Jun 19, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for 3-5 years and parents Stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Jun 19, 11:00am - 11:20am
Storytime for 3-23 months and parent. Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No registration required.

Young Adult Program Room
Tue, Jun 19, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Meet up with others interested in playing various card games. For amusement only; no gambling permitted.

Computer Classroom
Tue, Jun 19, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Register for and learn the basics of a Gmail account.
Registration is now closed

Young Adult Program Room
Tue, Jun 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Try out your indoor planting skills by designing and creating your own terrarium in a glass jar!
This event is full

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Jun 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Grades: Entering K-2. Come test your speed and skills by playing LEGO party games, such as, Ring Toss, Pop Goes the LEGO, and Sock the Block.
This event is full

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Jun 20, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Entering Grades 4-5. Five weeks of theater fun. No lines to memorize!
This event is full

Computer Classroom
Wed, Jun 20, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to create Microsoft PowerPoint slideshows with dynamic features to spice up your presentations.
This event is full

Meeting Room A&B
Wed, Jun 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Chicago speaker and tour guide Dave Clark explores not just the enormous impact of Abraham Lincoln on the history of Illinois, but also the often overlooked contributions of his wife and oldest son.

Pavilion
Thu, Jun 21, 10:30am - 11:15am
Come sing and dance during this outdoor concert!

Young Adult Program Room
Thu, Jun 21, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Open to anyone who wants to meet, mingle, and share tips on needlecraft projects. Bring your own supplies.

Youth Services Activity Room
Thu, Jun 21, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
Storytime for 3-35 months and parent Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No registration required.

Meeting Room A&B
Thu, Jun 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Experience being a kid again! Join us every third Thursday of the month for this upbeat coloring club exclusively for adults.

Young Adult Program Room
Thu, Jun 21, 7:30pm - 8:45pm
June 21, 2018, Thursday Books with Buzz selection is Spoonbenders by Daryl Gregory.

Youth Services Activity Room
Thu, Jun 21, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Celebrate the International Day of Music with a night of karaoke and friends! Song suggestions are welcome but must be submitted at least one week in advance.

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Jun 22, 10:00am - 10:20am
Storytime for 2 years and parent Stories, activities, and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Young Adult Program Room
Fri, Jun 22, 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 1 (146 minutes) As always, popcorn and non-alcoholic butterbeer will be served!
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Computer Classroom
Fri, Jun 22, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Scan photographs and slides.
This event is full

Youth Services Activity Room
Sat, Jun 23, 10:30am - 11:15am
Enjoy children's favorite stories and songs in diverse languages.

Computer Classroom
Mon, Jun 25, 9:00am - 11:00am
Puzzled by technology? Bring your devices for 1-on-1 assistance.

Meeting Room A&B
Mon, Jun 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Musician Phil Passan returns to share the history of Illinois with stories and music performed on the hammered dulcimer.

Meeting Room A
Mon, Jun 25, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game.

Meeting Room B
Mon, Jun 25, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
No registration required. Please Note: Ages 18 and over

Pavilion
Mon, Jun 25, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Ages: 3-8 years with parents. Join us at the pavilion for some summer stories and games. Bring your blanklet and lawn chair.

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Jun 26, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for 3-5 years and parents Stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Jun 26, 11:00am - 11:20am
Storytime for 3-23 months and parent. Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No registration required.

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Jun 26, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Grades: Entering 2-3 Use your imagaination to create a vehicle out of LEGOs. Then we'll put our science know-how to the test and see if our vehicles really work! Are you up for the challenge?
This event is full

Young Adult Program Room
Tue, Jun 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Kick back with cookies and a hot or cool drink, hang out with your friends, and enjoy a new game or craft!

Meeting Room A
Tue, Jun 26, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
June 26, 2018, Tuesday Tomes selection is Winesburg, Ohio by Sherwood Anderson.

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Jun 27, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Entering Grades 4-5. Once you sign up for this program on June 20, you are already signed up for all five classes.

Board Room
Wed, Jun 27, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Monthly meeting of the Library Board of Trustees

Computer Classroom
Thu, Jun 28, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Convert VHS tapes to digital formats.
This event is full

Youth Services Activity Room
Thu, Jun 28, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
Storytime for 3-35 months and parent Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No registration required.

Parmesans Station
Thu, Jun 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
June 28- Jurassic Park Trivia July 12- Awesome 80's Trivia August 9- Superheroes & Villains Trivia 

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Jun 29, 10:00am - 10:20am
Storytime for 2 years and parent Stories, activities, and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Meeting Room A
Fri, Jun 29, 10:30am - 11:15am
Get ready to laugh! Dr. Gesundheit brings physical comedy, eccentric dance, comic juggling, wisecracks & wordplay, acrobatics, and ingenious audience participation with him whereever he goes!

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Jun 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades: 2-3: Enjoy different activities each month!
This event is full

Lobby
Mon, Jul 02, All day
On the first business day of the month the library puts out the magazines that have been discarded during the prior month.

Computer Classroom
Mon, Jul 02, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to find and evaluate info on the Web.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Mon, Jul 02, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Grades: Entering 2–3 Make a bird feeder to take home and learn to draw our state bird, the cardinal.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Jul 03, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for 3-5 years and parents Stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Computer Classroom
Tue, Jul 03, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Teaches the fundamentals of personal computing for beginners.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 9:00am

Canceled
Tue, Jul 03, 11:00am - 1:00pm
An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game.

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Jul 03, 11:00am - 11:20am
Storytime for 3-23 months and parent. Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No registration required.

Young Adult Program Room
Tue, Jul 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Design and construct original fashion creations! You and a partner will create and model looks made out of paper, recycled materials, and tape. We'll finish by taking photos of our completed looks.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Wed, Jul 04, All day
The library is closed in observance of the holiday.

Young Adult Program Room
Thu, Jul 05, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Open to anyone who wants to meet, mingle, and share tips on needlecraft projects. Bring your own supplies.

Youth Services Activity Room
Thu, Jul 05, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
Storytime for 3-35 months and parent Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No registration required.

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Jul 06, 10:00am - 10:20am
Storytime for 2 years and parent Stories, activities, and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Computer Classroom
Fri, Jul 06, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Bring your iPad/iPhone/iPod touch to learn more about Apple's mobile devices.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Jul 06, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Ages: 3-8 years and parents. You are invited to our nighttime storytime with crafts and games! Kids may come dressed for bedtime.

Young Adult Program Room
Fri, Jul 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Follow step-by-step instructions to paint your own summer landscape.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Mon, Jul 09, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Grades: Entering 3-5 Join our group to learn to play these games of strategy or come to practice your skills! Please register for each date separately.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Jul 10, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for 3-5 years and parents Stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Jul 10, 11:00am - 11:20am
Storytime for 3-23 months and parent. Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No registration required.

Computer Classroom
Tue, Jul 10, 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Learn how to use pivot tables to summarize key data from a larger spreadsheet.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Jul 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
This readiness program, for 5 year olds who are entering kindergarten in the fall, will introduce basic concepts through stories and games. Please register for one series.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Jul 10, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Entering Grade 1. Children will be introduced to first grade concepts through children's literature and games. Please register for only one series.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Tue, Jul 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Grades 6-12. Help plan what teens do at the library. It's your library! Make it what you want it to be! Pizza and pop served.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Young Adult Program Room
Tue, Jul 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12. Relax with cookies and a hot drink hang out with your friends and enjoy a new game or craft!

Pavilion
Wed, Jul 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Ages: 3-5 years with parents. Learn facts about Illinois' state flower, listen to a story, make a craft with paint, and then plant a violet to take home in a transplantable ice cream cone.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Young Adult Program Room
Wed, Jul 11, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
July 11, 2018, Wednesday Tomes selection is The Book of Ruth by Jane Hamilton.

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Jul 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Grades: 4-5 Bring your Nintendo DS and Pokemon game or your Pokemon cards to play and trade with other kids.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Jul 11, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Entering Grades 4-5. Once you sign up for this program on June 20, you are already signed up for all five classes.

Computer Classroom
Thu, Jul 12, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Bring your phone or tablet to learn what makes Androids unique.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Thu, Jul 12, 10:30am - 11:15am
Grades: Entering K-1. Everyone's a storyteller! Create and participate in wild, crazy, and funny stories.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Thu, Jul 12, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
Storytime for 3-35 months and parent Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No registration required.

Parmesans Station
Thu, Jul 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
June 28- Jurassic Park Trivia July 12- Awesome 80's Trivia August 9- Superheroes & Villains Trivia 

Young Adult Program Room
Thu, Jul 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Stay out of the summer heat and discuss graphic novels while playing games and creating fun projects. Snacks will be served. July 12: Dragonball Z
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Jul 13, 10:00am - 10:20am
Storytime for 2 years and parent Stories, activities, and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Computer Classroom
Fri, Jul 13, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 9:00am

Fri, Jul 13, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Tickets are free but must be reserved in advance. Tickets can be picked up in person at the Youth Services desk starting July 1. This show is recommended for ages 3 and up.

Fri, Jul 13, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Tickets are free but must be reserved in advance. Tickets can be picked up in person at the Youth Services desk starting July 1. This show is recommended for ages 3 and up.

Young Adult Program Room
Fri, Jul 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Learn the art of fingerknitting using the library's yarn or bring your own!
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Sat, Jul 14, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Tickets are free but must be reserved in advance. Tickets can be picked up in person at the Youth Services desk starting July 1. This show is recommended for ages 3 and up.

Computer Classroom
Sat, Jul 14, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Record, edit, and share videos in our Studio with green screen technology.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 9:00am

Sat, Jul 14, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Tickets are free but must be reserved in advance. Tickets can be picked up in person at the Youth Services desk starting July 1. This show is recommended for ages 3 and up.

Computer Classroom
Mon, Jul 16, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn the basics of photo enhancement in Adobe Photoshop.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 9:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Mon, Jul 16, 11:00am - 1:00pm
The Greatest Showman PG, 105 minutes.

Meeting Room A&B
Mon, Jul 16, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
The Greatest Showman PG, 105 minutes.

Youth Services Activity Room
Mon, Jul 16, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Grades: 4-5 Come construct creations such as marble runs, race cars, a zip line, and a catapult all using LEGOs.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Jul 17, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for 3-5 years and parents Stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Jul 17, 11:00am - 11:20am
Storytime for 3-23 months and parent. Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No registration required.

Meeting Room A&B
Tue, Jul 17, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Meet up with others interested in playing various card games. For amusement only; no gambling permitted.

Computer Classroom
Tue, Jul 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn to digitize your 8mm and Super 8 film.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Jul 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
This readiness program, for 5 year olds who are entering kindergarten in the fall, will introduce basic concepts through stories and games. Please register for one series.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Jul 17, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Entering Grade 1. Children will be introduced to first grade concepts through children's literature and games. Please register for only one series.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Computer Classroom
Tue, Jul 17, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 9:00am

Young Adult Program Room
Tue, Jul 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Telestrations is a popular party game that combines telephone and Pictionary with hilarious results! No prior experience is needed. Snacks served.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Jul 18, 10:30am - 11:15am
Ages: 3-5 years with parents Enjoy hearing interactive stories, dancing to songs, and playing fun games!
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Computer Classroom
Wed, Jul 18, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn how to format tables and work with document templates, images, and graphics.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Jul 18, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Grades: Entering K–1, Enjoy sweet stories, activities, and crafts.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Jul 18, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Entering Grades 4-5. Once you sign up for this program on June 20, you are already signed up for all five classes.

Meeting Room A&B
Wed, Jul 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Several foods were first introduced at the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair. Pastry chef Rose Deneen introduces us to DeCecco pasta, homemade Cracker Jack, and the famous Palmer House brownie.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 9:00am

Young Adult Program Room
Thu, Jul 19, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Open to anyone who wants to meet, mingle, and share tips on needlecraft projects. Bring your own supplies.

Computer Classroom
Thu, Jul 19, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Familiarize yourself with Microsoft's newest operating system.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Thu, Jul 19, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
Storytime for 3-35 months and parent Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No registration required.

Meeting Room A&B
Thu, Jul 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Experience being a kid again! Join us every third Thursday of the month for this upbeat coloring club exclusively for adults.

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Jul 20, 10:00am - 10:20am
Storytime for 2 years and parent Stories, activities, and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Computer Classroom
Fri, Jul 20, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Register for and learn the basics of a Gmail account.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 9:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Fri, Jul 20, 10:30am - 11:15am
Sing along with Laura Doherty as she takes us on a magical musical journey!
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Jul 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Family Fun Nights, for children and their parents Come to the library and spend some quality time with your family!

Computer Classroom
Fri, Jul 20, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Convert VHS tapes to digital formats.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Sat, Jul 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Family Storytime Ages: all Take a break from your busy morning and drop-in for a fun half-hour of action and stories.

Computer Classroom
Mon, Jul 23, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn strategies for keeping your digital belongings private.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Mon, Jul 23, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Grades: Entering K-1. Kids are encouraged to create their very own jar full of bright bubbles that swirl and mesmerize. They can customize it to show off their favorite colors!
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Computer Classroom
Mon, Jul 23, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to use Excel to create a profit/loss projection based on production costs and sales information.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Mon, Jul 23, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Grades: Entering 2-3 Learn facts about Illinois' state insect, make a pencil buddy caterpillar, and then paint a butterfly house to bring home.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Mon, Jul 23, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
On the hunt for the foremost bloomer girl baseball player of her era, Maud Nelson, Chicago author Barbara Gregorich shares her fascinating four-year search which ended right back here in Illinois.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Jul 24, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for 3-5 years and parents Stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Jul 24, 11:00am - 11:20am
Storytime for 3-23 months and parent. Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No registration required.

Young Adult Program Room
Tue, Jul 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Kick back with cookies and a hot or cool drink, hang out with your friends, and enjoy a new game or craft!

Meeting Room A
Tue, Jul 24, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
July 24, 2018, Tuesday Tomes selection is The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway.

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Jul 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Grades: Entering 3-5 Think you know about mining and crafting? Test your Minecraft knowledge!
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Jul 25, 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Entering Grades 4-5. dress rehearsal. Dress rehearsal at 5:30 and performance for family and friends at 7 pm

Computer Classroom
Wed, Jul 25, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Protect your digital life with secure passwords and storage options.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 9:00am

Board Room
Wed, Jul 25, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Monthly meeting of the Library Board of Trustees

Youth Services Activity Room
Thu, Jul 26, 10:30am - 11:15am
Ages: 3-5 years with parents. Stories, songs, games, face painting and even food - recipe for a great time!
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Thu, Jul 26, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Instructor Kathy Ruiter will guide you in gentle, non-strenuous chair exercises and meditation. Registration for each class begins on the 20th of the month for the following month's programs.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 9:00am

Computer Classroom
Thu, Jul 26, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn to organize your digital files on a computer and in the cloud.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Thu, Jul 26, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
Storytime for 3-35 months and parent Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No registration required.

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Jul 27, 10:00am - 10:20am
Storytime for 2 years and parent Stories, activities, and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Meeting Room A&B
Fri, Jul 27, 10:30am - 11:15am
Enjoy a new spin on our favorite classic tale Peter Rabbit.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Young Adult Program Room
Fri, Jul 27, 5:30pm - 8:00pm
July 27: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2 (130 minutes) As always, popcorn and non-alcoholic butterbeer will be served!
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Jul 27, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades: 2-3: Enjoy different activities each month!
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Sat, Jul 28, 10:30am - 11:15am
Enjoy children's favorite stories and songs in diverse languages.

Computer Classroom
Sat, Jul 28, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Scan photographs and slides.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 9:00am

Computer Classroom
Mon, Jul 30, 9:00am - 11:00am
Puzzled by technology? Bring your devices for 1-on-1 assistance.

Meeting Room A&B
Mon, Jul 30, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Jim Weren discusses how Lincoln, lacking experience and a military background at his inauguration, learned quickly and acted boldly, becoming one of our most audacious & admired “warrior” presidents.

Meeting Room A
Mon, Jul 30, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game.

Meeting Room B
Mon, Jul 30, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
No registration required. Please Note: Ages 18 and over

Computer Classroom
Tue, Jul 31, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
For those without a LinkedIn account.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Jul 31, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Buttons aren't just for clothes! Come create unique artwork using buttons. You'll never see them in the same way again.
Registration opens Wednesday, June 20 2018 at 12:00am

Lobby
Wed, Aug 01, All day
On the first business day of the month the library puts out the magazines that have been discarded during the prior month.

Computer Classroom
Wed, Aug 01, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn how to find and evaluate info on the Web.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Aug 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Grades: Entering 2-3 Wednesday, August 1 from 3-4 pm It's science! it's art! it's all about color!
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 12:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Thu, Aug 02, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Open to anyone who wants to meet, mingle, and share tips on needlecraft projects. Bring your own supplies.

Computer Classroom
Fri, Aug 03, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Scan photographs and slides.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Aug 03, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Ages: 3-8 years and parents. You are invited to our nighttime storytime with crafts and games! Kids may come dressed for bedtime.

Meeting Room A&B
Sat, Aug 04, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Goodbye Christopher Robin PG, 107 minutes.

Computer Classroom
Mon, Aug 06, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Mon, Aug 06, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Grades: Entering 3-5. Find out about the 2019 Bluestem nominees, catch up with friends, and enjoy a snack before heading back to school.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 12:00am

Young Adult Program Room
Tue, Aug 07, 11:00am - 1:00pm
An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game.

Computer Classroom
Tue, Aug 07, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Convert VHS tapes to digital formats.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 9:00am

Young Adult Program Room
Tue, Aug 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Over the course of this two-week session, you'll work with a partner to build, program, and control a LEGO Mindstorms robot. When you register for this program, you are signing up for all four dates.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 12:00am

Tue, Aug 07, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
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Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Aug 07, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
This readiness program, for 5 year olds who are entering kindergarten in the fall, will introduce basic concepts through stories and games. Please register for one series.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 12:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Tue, Aug 07, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Mystery and suspense thriller book discussion group. Meets the first Tuesday of each month except January July and September. This month's selection: DEATH ANGEL by Linda Fairstein.

Computer Classroom
Wed, Aug 08, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn the basics of photo enhancement in Adobe Photoshop.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 9:00am

Meeting Room A
Wed, Aug 08, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
August 8, 2018, Wednesday Tomes selection is A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan .

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Aug 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Grades: 4-5 Kids get creative, making a bird house of their own.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Aug 08, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Entering Grade 1. Children will be introduced to first grade concepts through children's literature and games. Please register for only one series.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 12:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Thu, Aug 09, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Instructor Kathy Ruiter will guide you in gentle, non-strenuous chair exercises and meditation. Registration for each class begins on the 20th of the month for the following month's programs.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 9:00am

Computer Classroom
Thu, Aug 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Register for and learn the basics of a Gmail account.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 9:00am

Young Adult Program Room
Thu, Aug 09, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Over the course of this two-week session, you'll work with a partner to build, program, and control a LEGO Mindstorms robot. When you register for this program, you are signing up for all four dates.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 12:00am

Parmesans Station
Thu, Aug 09, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
June 28- Jurassic Park Trivia July 12- Awesome 80's Trivia August 9- Superheroes & Villains Trivia 

Young Adult Program Room
Thu, Aug 09, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Stay out of the summer heat and discuss graphic novels while playing games and creating fun projects. Snacks will be served. August 9: Minecraft
Registration opens Thursday, August 9 2018 at 12:00am

Computer Classroom
Fri, Aug 10, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn to digitize your 8mm and Super 8 film.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Aug 10, 10:30am - 11:30am
Grades: Entering 2–3 Have fun trying to create the symbols and landmarks of Illinois using LEGO’s.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 12:00am

Computer Classroom
Fri, Aug 10, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Teaches the fundamentals of personal computing for beginners.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Sat, Aug 11, 10:30am - 11:15am
Ages: 3-8 years with parent. Children of all abilities are invited to participate at their own pace in stories, activities, and songs.

Young Adult Program Room
Sat, Aug 11, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Fairy Tale Theatre cast and crew members, past and present, are invited to join us for this look back at our favorite moments. Light refreshments served.

Meeting Room A&B
Mon, Aug 13, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Marshall. PG-13, 118 minutes.

Meeting Room A&B
Mon, Aug 13, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Marshall. PG-13, 118 minutes.

Youth Services Activity Room
Mon, Aug 13, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Grades: Entering 3-5 Join our group to learn to play these games of strategy or come to practice your skills! Please register for each date separately.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 12:00am

Computer Classroom
Mon, Aug 13, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn intermediate level functions, and applying limits to cells.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 9:00am

Young Adult Program Room
Tue, Aug 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Over the course of this two-week session, you'll work with a partner to build, program, and control a LEGO Mindstorms robot. When you register for this program, you are signing up for all four dates.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 12:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Tue, Aug 14, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Grades 6-12. Help plan what teens do at the library. It's your library! Make it what you want it to be! Pizza and pop served.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 12:00am

Computer Classroom
Tue, Aug 14, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how Excel can help you create and maintain home budgets.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Aug 14, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
This readiness program, for 5 year olds who are entering kindergarten in the fall, will introduce basic concepts through stories and games. Please register for one series.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 12:00am

Young Adult Program Room
Tue, Aug 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12. Relax with cookies and a hot drink hang out with your friends and enjoy a new game or craft!

Computer Classroom
Wed, Aug 15, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Build websites and blogs with WordPress and HTML.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Aug 15, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Entering Grade 1. Children will be introduced to first grade concepts through children's literature and games. Please register for only one series.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 12:00am

Computer Classroom
Wed, Aug 15, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Familiarize yourself with Microsoft's newest operating system.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 9:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Wed, Aug 15, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Be inspired by the compelling story of local resident and author Rob Besecker who, facing tremendous obstacles, called upon his amazing willpower and determination to hike Mt. Everest.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 9:00am

Computer Classroom
Thu, Aug 16, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 9:00am

Young Adult Program Room
Thu, Aug 16, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Open to anyone who wants to meet, mingle, and share tips on needlecraft projects. Bring your own supplies.

Young Adult Program Room
Thu, Aug 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Over the course of this two-week session, you'll work with a partner to build, program, and control a LEGO Mindstorms robot. When you register for this program, you are signing up for all four dates.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 12:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Thu, Aug 16, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Experience being a kid again! Join us every third Thursday of the month for this upbeat coloring club exclusively for adults.

Young Adult Program Room
Thu, Aug 16, 7:30pm - 8:45pm
August 16, 2018, Thursday Books with Buzz selection is The President is Missing by Bill Clinton and James Patterson

Computer Classroom
Fri, Aug 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn how to look for and apply for jobs online and how to use Microsoft Word to create resumes and cover letters.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 9:00am

Outdoors (lawn)
Fri, Aug 17, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Family Fun Nights, for children and their parents Come to the library and spend some quality time with your family!

Youth Services Activity Room
Sat, Aug 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Family Storytime Ages: all Take a break from your busy morning and drop-in for a fun half-hour of action and stories.

Meeting Room A&B
Mon, Aug 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
For many of us, Chicago is exactly our kind of town! The Art Institute of Chicago’s Lucas Livingston shares stories of the Second City and its many unique and prominent nicknames.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 9:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Tue, Aug 21, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Meet up with others interested in playing various card games. For amusement only; no gambling permitted.

Computer Classroom
Tue, Aug 21, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to format tables and work with document templates, images, and graphics.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 9:00am

Young Adult Program Room
Tue, Aug 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Test your knowledge in our friendly trivia competition!
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 12:00am

Board Room
Wed, Aug 22, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Monthly meeting of the Library Board of Trustees

Meeting Room A&B
Thu, Aug 23, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Instructor Kathy Ruiter will guide you in gentle, non-strenuous chair exercises and meditation. Registration for each class begins on the 20th of the month for the following month's programs.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 9:00am

Young Adult Program Room
Fri, Aug 24, 5:30pm - 8:00pm
We're finishing our Harry Potter movie series with Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them! Popcorn and non-alcoholic butterbeer will be served! Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (133 minutes)
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Sat, Aug 25, 10:30am - 11:15am
Enjoy children's favorite stories and songs in diverse languages.

Computer Classroom
Mon, Aug 27, 9:00am - 11:00am
Puzzled by technology? Bring your devices for 1-on-1 assistance.

Meeting Room A&B
Mon, Aug 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Windy City Road Warrior Dave Clark examines the fascinating evolution of Illinois’ roads— from prairie footpaths to the country’s crossroads.

Meeting Room A
Mon, Aug 27, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game.

Meeting Room B
Mon, Aug 27, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
No registration required. Please Note: Ages 18 and over

Young Adult Program Room
Tue, Aug 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Kick back with cookies and a hot or cool drink, hang out with your friends, and enjoy a new game or craft!

Meeting Room A
Tue, Aug 28, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
August 28, 2018, Tuesday Tomes selection is The Enchantress of Numbers by Jennifer Chiaverini .

Computer Classroom
Thu, Aug 30, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Convert and edit vinyl records and cassette tapes.
Registration opens Friday, July 20 2018 at 9:00am

Sun, Sep 02, All day
The library is closed.

Mon, Sep 03, All day
The library is closed in observance of the holiday.

Lobby
Tue, Sep 04, All day
On the first business day of the month the library puts out the magazines that have been discarded during the prior month.

Computer Classroom
Tue, Sep 04, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Teaches beginners the fundamentals of personal computing.
Registration opens Monday, August 20 2018 at 9:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Tue, Sep 04, 11:00am - 1:00pm
An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game.

Computer Classroom
Wed, Sep 05, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Familiarize yourself with Microsoft's newest operating system.
Registration opens Monday, August 20 2018 at 9:00am

Computer Classroom
Thu, Sep 06, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software.
Registration opens Monday, August 20 2018 at 9:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Thu, Sep 06, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Open to anyone who wants to meet, mingle, and share tips on needlecraft projects. Bring your own supplies.

Youth Services Activity Room
Thu, Sep 06, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Each month, we'll discuss a different nominee from the 2019 Illinois Bluestem Readers' Choice List while enjoying a snack. Then, concluding with a fun activity!
Registration opens Monday, August 20 2018 at 12:00am

Computer Classroom
Fri, Sep 07, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to look for and apply for jobs online and how to use Microsoft Word to create resumes and cover letters.
Registration opens Monday, August 20 2018 at 9:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Sat, Sep 08, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Ready Player One PG-13, 140 minutes Book: Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

Computer Classroom
Sat, Sep 08, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Record, edit, and share videos in our Studio with green screen technology.
Registration opens Monday, August 20 2018 at 9:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Mon, Sep 10, 11:00am - 1:00pm
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Meeting Room A&B
Mon, Sep 10, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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Computer Classroom
Mon, Sep 10, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application.
Registration opens Monday, August 20 2018 at 9:00am

Computer Classroom
Tue, Sep 11, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn the basics of photo enhancement in Adobe Photoshop.
Registration opens Monday, August 20 2018 at 9:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Tue, Sep 11, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Grades 6-12. Help plan what teens do at the library. It's your library! Make it what you want it to be! Pizza and pop served.
Registration opens Monday, August 20 2018 at 12:00am

Young Adult Program Room
Tue, Sep 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12. Relax with cookies and a hot drink hang out with your friends and enjoy a new game or craft!

Meeting Room A
Wed, Sep 12, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
September 12, 2018, Wednesday Tomes selection is Less by Andrew Sean Greer

Computer Classroom
Wed, Sep 12, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Convert and edit vinyl records and cassette tapes.
Registration opens Monday, August 20 2018 at 9:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Wed, Sep 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Identify your strengths and personal style in a Life Orientation Discovery workshop designed to give you useful strategies for better communication and interaction with friends, family, and coworkers.
Registration opens Monday, August 20 2018 at 9:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Thu, Sep 13, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Instructor Kathy Ruiter will guide you in gentle, non-strenuous chair exercises and meditation. Registration for each class begins on the 20th of the month for the following month's programs.
Registration opens Monday, August 20 2018 at 9:00am

Computer Classroom
Thu, Sep 13, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn strategies for keeping your digital belongings private.
Registration opens Monday, August 20 2018 at 9:00am

Parmesans Station
Thu, Sep 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Registration opens Monday, August 20 2018 at 9:00am

Computer Classroom
Fri, Sep 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Bring your phone or tablet to learn what makes Androids unique.
Registration opens Monday, August 20 2018 at 9:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Sat, Sep 15, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Dina, 103 minutes

Youth Services Activity Room
Sat, Sep 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Grades: 4-5. Sign up to play some acting games, act out some reader's theater scripts, and have a great time with fellow actors.
Registration opens Monday, August 20 2018 at 12:00am

Computer Classroom
Mon, Sep 17, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how Excel can help you create and maintain home budgets.
Registration opens Monday, August 20 2018 at 9:00am