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Registration opens:
October 15th, 2022

Youth Advisory Council (YAC)

2022-11-08 18:00:00 2022-11-08 20:00:00 America/Chicago Youth Advisory Council (YAC) Grades 6-12: Kick back and relax at the special 2-hour YAC/Café Ole combo as we watch Over the Garden Wall and make seasonal crafts! Pizza and pop are served. Signup required. Tinley Park Public Library - 1st floor - Meeting Room A&B

Tuesday, November 08
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2022-11-08 18:00:00 2022-11-08 20:00:00 America/Chicago Youth Advisory Council (YAC) Grades 6-12: Kick back and relax at the special 2-hour YAC/Café Ole combo as we watch Over the Garden Wall and make seasonal crafts! Pizza and pop are served. Signup required. Tinley Park Public Library - 1st floor - Meeting Room A&B

Tinley Park Public Library

1st floor - Meeting Room A&B

Grades 6-12: Kick back and relax at the special 2-hour YAC/Café Ole combo as we watch Over the Garden Wall and make seasonal crafts! Pizza and pop are served. Signup required.

Grades 6-12: Kick back and relax at the special 2-hour YAC/Café Ole combo as we watch Over the Garden Wall and make seasonal crafts! Pizza and pop are served. Signup required.

For the safety of our community, masks are encouraged.

AGE GROUP: | Middle School Age | High School Age |

EVENT TYPE: | Ongoing Programs & Meetups |

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Tinley Park Public Library

Phone: 708-532-0160

Hours

Today's hours

We're open 9:00AM to 9:00PM

Mon, Sep 26 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Sep 27 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Sep 28 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Sep 29 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Sep 30 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Sat, Oct 01 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Oct 02 12:00PM to 5:00PM


About the branch

The Tinley Park Public Library is subject to the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Individuals who require an accommodation for a disability for any library presentation should contact the library at 708.532.0160, x3 at least ten working days before an event.

Upcoming events

Thu, Sep 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Share stories, songs, and rhymes. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Thu, Sep 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
In addition to online job searching, this class also covers Microsoft Word for résumés and cover letters. Signup required.

Thu, Sep 29, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Visit the Bookmobile to check out books, movies and more! Parkside (East) 4-4:30; Tinley Terrace (East) 4:45-5:15; Radcliffe Place (West) 5:30-6

Thu, Sep 29, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Join us for themed stories, songs, and activities! No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Fri, Sep 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Fri, Sep 30, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use Creativebug to discover professionally-curated arts and crafts projects including videos and step-by-step guides. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.

Fri, Sep 30, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Families: Come to the library and spend some quality time together! Ideal for families with children ages 3-8 years. Signup required.
This event is full

Sat, Oct 01, All day
Lobby
Discarded library magazines are available for free on the first Saturday of the month.

Sat, Oct 01, 10:30am - 11:00am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Take a break from your busy morning and drop in for a fun half-hour of action and stories. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Mon, Oct 03, 9:30am - 11:30am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software. Signup required.

Mon, Oct 03, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 with adult(s): Join us online for stories, songs, and more. Signup required.

Tue, Oct 04, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Enhance your professional presence with a LinkedIn profile. Signup required.

Tue, Oct 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 yrs old with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Oct 04, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Players of all skill levels are welcome. An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game. Drop-in event.

Tue, Oct 04, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Share stories, songs, and rhymes. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Oct 04, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn about what cryptocurrencies are, how they work, and what you could do with them. Signup required.

Tue, Oct 04, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Adult Services Zoom Room
Learn about what cryptocurrencies are, how they work, and what you could do with them. Signup required.

Tue, Oct 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 9-12: Read and talk about books! This month we will discuss Cemetery Boys by Aiden Thomas. We'll talk all things book-related and choose the book for November. Signup required.

Wed, Oct 05, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use the video conferencing platform Zoom on your computer or mobile device. Signup required.

Wed, Oct 05, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Oct 05, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 yrs old with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Oct 05, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades K-1: Have fun learning about famous artists and creating your own masterpiece. Signup required.

Wed, Oct 05, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Build websites and blogs with WordPress and HTML. Signup begins on September 15th and is for all sessions in this series.
This event is full

Thu, Oct 06, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Share stories, songs, and rhymes. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Thu, Oct 06, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Open to anyone who wants to meet, mingle, and share tips on needlecraft projects. Supplies not provided. Drop-in event.

Thu, Oct 06, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Visit the Bookmobile to check out books, movies and more! Fairmont Village (North) 4-4:30 Brookside Glen - Glenbrook (South) 4:45–5:15 Brookside Glen - Monaghan (South) 5:30–6

Thu, Oct 06, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 3-5: Each month, we'll discuss a different nominee from the 2023 Bluestem Readers' Choice List while enjoying a snack. We'll conclude with fun activities! Signup required.
This event is full

Thu, Oct 06, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Join us for themed stories, songs, and activities! No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Thu, Oct 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your VHS tapes. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.

Fri, Oct 07, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Fri, Oct 07, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application. Signup required.
This event is full

Fri, Oct 07, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Grades 4-8: Use your best detective skills to interrogate the suspects and find out "whodunit". Signup required.
This event is full

Sat, Oct 08, 10:30am - 11:15am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 with adult(s): A visual schedule and sensory supports will be available in this adaptive storytime. Join us for stories, songs, movement, and sensory activities. Signup required.

Rescheduled
Sat, Oct 08, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
New date Saturday, October 29, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Bring your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch to learn more about Apple's mobile devices. Signup required.

Sun, Oct 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Start your genealogy research with the library's edition of the popular database. Signup required.

Mon, Oct 10, 10:00am - 10:45am
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Work out your brain as well as your body in this fun, creative, and playful chair exercise program. Signup required for each in-person session. Signup for this session begins on September 15.

Mon, Oct 10, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 with adult(s): Join us online for stories, songs, and more. Signup required.

Mon, Oct 10, 10:00am - 10:45am
Work out your brain as well as your body in this fun, creative and playful chair exercise program. This virtual event is part of a series. Signup registers you for all virtual sessions. Register

Mon, Oct 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
An introduction on how to use Morningstar to help you research investment opportunities and build your investment knowledge. Signup required.

Mon, Oct 10, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 4-8: Learn a few simple stitches and create a felt bookmark. All supplies provided. Signup required.
This event is full

Tue, Oct 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 yrs old with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Oct 11, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Share stories, songs, and rhymes. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Oct 11, 6:00pm - 6:55pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Entering Grades 6-12: Help plan teen programs at the library. Pizza and pop will be served. This month we will prepare for our Halloween party later this month! Signup required.
This event is full

Tue, Oct 11, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to create Microsoft PowerPoint slideshows with dynamic features to spice up your presentations. Signup required.

Tue, Oct 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Grades 6-12: Hang out with your friends, eat cookies, sip on a cold or hot drink, and enjoy a different activity each time. Signup required.
This event is full

Tue, Oct 11, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Barrel Room
Join us for a fun evening at Soundgrowler Brewing Co. and create your own work of art to take home. Food and drinks available to purchase. Tinley Park cardholders, ages 21+ only. Signup required.
This event is full

Wed, Oct 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Oct 12, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 yrs old with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Oct 12, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A
Genre: Thriller, Suspense | Drop-in event

Wed, Oct 12, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Build websites and blogs with WordPress and HTML. Signup begins on September 15th and is for all sessions in this series.
This event is full

Wed, Oct 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Watch at home and come to the library to discuss. 1978 | PG | 115 minutes | Horror, Sci-Fi | Drop-in event

Wed, Oct 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for an evening with two-time National Book Award winner and youngest person to receive the Library of Congress Prize for American Fiction Jesmyn Ward. Signup required. Register

Thu, Oct 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Share stories, songs, and rhymes. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Thu, Oct 13, 11:00am - 12:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Instructor Kathy Ruiter will guide you in gentle, non-strenuous chair exercises and meditation. Signup begins on September 15.

Thu, Oct 13, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Instructor Kathy Ruiter will guide you in gentle, non-strenuous chair exercises and meditation. This virtual event is part of a series. Signup required. Register

Thu, Oct 13, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the benefits and drawbacks of cloud storage. Signup required.

Thu, Oct 13, 3:15pm - 5:45pm
Visit the Bookmobile to check out books, movies and more! Pheasant Ridge/ Hunter Apartments 3:15–4:15; Apartments of Orland 4:30-5:00; Meadowview 5:15-5:45

Thu, Oct 13, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 2-3: Bring your imagination to explore your individual creativity with crafts, games, and activities. Signup required.
This event is full

Thu, Oct 13, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Join us for themed stories, songs, and activities! No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Fri, Oct 14, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Fri, Oct 14, 11:00am - 1:20pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
2022 | PG | 142 minutes | Adventure, Fantasy | Closed Captioning | Drop-in event.

Fri, Oct 14, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
2022 | PG | 142 minutes | Adventure, Fantasy | Closed Captioning | Drop-in event. 

Canceled
Fri, Oct 14, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to remotely access the library's collection of eMagazines on your favorite devices. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.

Fri, Oct 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your 8 mm, Super 8, or 16 mm reel-to-reel films. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.

Fri, Oct 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Play classic Nintendo games with your fellow video game enthusiasts. Signup required.
This event is full

Sat, Oct 15, All day
Create a decorative votive candleholder to compliment your décor. Signup begins on September 15. Pick up your kit between October 15-25. Tinley Park Library cardholders only.

Sat, Oct 15, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use Consumer Reports to access articles and product reviews. Signup required.

Sun, Oct 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Enjoy your favorite Oktoberfest music with the quartet dressed in authentic German lederhosen. Signup begins on September 15.
This event is full

Sun, Oct 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use the library's HeritageHub database for genealogy research. Signup required.

Mon, Oct 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Back up photos to the cloud with Google Photos. Google/Gmail account required. Signup required.

Mon, Oct 17, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades K-1: Science-based activities and stories on a fascinating theme. Signup required

Mon, Oct 17, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room B
Don't be a victim. Learn to recognize red flags and find out about resources available to you or a loved one in need. Presented by Safe Start Prevention Coordinator Keishera Smith. Signup required.

Mon, Oct 17, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 3-5: Each month a new mindfulness activity will be shared. We will create something positive for ourselves and for one another. Signup required.
This event is full

Mon, Oct 17, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Don't be a victim. Learn to recognize red flags and find out about resources available to you or a loved one in need. Presented by Safe Start Prevention Coordinator Keishera Smith. Signup required.

Tue, Oct 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your photos and slides. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.

Tue, Oct 18, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A
Players of all skill levels are welcome. An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game. Drop-in event.

Tue, Oct 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Radio historian Steve Darnall uses classic sound clips from some of radio's best known mystery and horror programs to illustrate how radio could truly be a "theater of the mind." Signup required.

Tue, Oct 18, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn some of the more advanced features of Microsoft PowerPoint. Signup required.

Tue, Oct 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Learn how to create digital works of art with a stylus and an iPad on the ProCreate app. Signup required.
This event is full

Wed, Oct 19, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn techniques to help your résumé get seen by a human. Signup required.

Wed, Oct 19, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 2-3: Get your passports ready! We'll explore the people and culture of Italy. Signup required.

Wed, Oct 19, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Build websites and blogs with WordPress and HTML. Signup begins on September 15th and is for all sessions in this series.
This event is full

Wed, Oct 19, 6:30pm - 7:45pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Through guided instruction from Kathy Ruiter, combine gentle yoga poses with breathing awareness to relax the mind. Bring a yoga mat and a firm blanket. Signup required, begins on September 15.

Wed, Oct 19, 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Through guided instruction from Kathy Ruiter, combine gentle yoga poses to relax the mind. This virtual event is part of a series. Signup registers you for all virtual sessions for spring.Register

Thu, Oct 20, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Open to anyone who wants to meet, mingle, and share tips on needlecraft projects. Supplies not provided. Drop-in event.

Thu, Oct 20, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Bring your phone or tablet to learn what makes Android unique. Signup required.

Thu, Oct 20, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Visit the Bookmobile to check out books, movies and more! Parkside (East) 4-4:30; Tinley Terrace (East) 4:45-5:15; Radcliffe Place (West) 5:30-6

Thu, Oct 20, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 with adult(s): Join us as we create an original and unique play dough recipe. Then, take the play dough we create and transform it into a fun and original work of art. Signup required.
This event is full

Thu, Oct 20, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A
Genre: Gothic, Literary | Drop-in event

Fri, Oct 21, 10:30am - 11:15am
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Families: Join us for a morning of amazing tricks and "Can Do" spirit with Magic Matt. Signup required for each person attending.

Fri, Oct 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Familiarize yourself with Microsoft's Windows 10. Signup required.

Fri, Oct 21, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 with adult(s): Participate in stories, fingerplays, games, crafts, and songs. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Sat, Oct 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Learn about streaming services, like Netflix and Hulu, and streaming devices, like Apple TV and Roku. Signup required.

Sat, Oct 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 with adult(s): Enjoy children's stories and songs in diverse languages. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Sun, Oct 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your vinyl records and cassette tapes using our conversion station. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.

Mon, Oct 24, 10:00am - 10:45am
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Work out your brain as well as your body in this fun, creative, and playful chair exercise program. Signup required for each in-person session. Signup for this session begins on September 15.

Mon, Oct 24, 10:00am - 10:45am
Work out your brain as well as your body in this fun, creative and playful chair exercise program. This virtual event is part of a series. Signup registers you for all virtual sessions. Register

Mon, Oct 24, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to remotely access the library’s collection of eNewspapers on your favorite devices. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.

Mon, Oct 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Storyteller William Pack brings you an experience of supernatural theatre with stories so frighteningly real, the only relief is to scream -- that is -- after you stop laughing. Signup required.

Tue, Oct 25, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Meet up with others interested in playing various games. Choose one from our collection or bring a favorite from home to share. For amusement only; no gambling permitted. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Tue, Oct 25, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Bring your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch to learn more about Apple's mobile devices. Signup required.

Tue, Oct 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Grades 6-12: Get in the Halloween spirit with our Teen Halloween Party! We'll have games, activities, and, of course, plenty of candy. Come in a costume if you like! Signup required.
This event is full

Wed, Oct 26, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn strategies for keeping your digital life safe. Signup required.

Wed, Oct 26, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Board Room
Monthly meeting of the Library Board of Trustees

Wed, Oct 26, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A
The fall selection is The Nice House on the Lake by James Tynion.

Thu, Oct 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Visit the Bookmobile to check out books, movies and more! Public Safety Building 17355 68th Ct

Thu, Oct 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use GALE Business Plan Builder to put together your next business plan. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.

Thu, Oct 27, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Visit the Bookmobile to check out books, movies and more! Fairmont Village (North) 4-4:30 Brookside Glen - Glenbrook (South) 4:45–5:15 Brookside Glen - Monaghan (South) 5:30–6

Fri, Oct 28, 11:00am - 12:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Join others who have reserved and picked up their kits for a session of in-person crafting. We'll watch the Creativebug instructional video together and share tips. Drop-in event.

Fri, Oct 28, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Families: Join us for some Halloween fun with stories, crafts, and games! Kids are encouraged to wear their costumes. Signup required for each child.
This event is full

Sat, Oct 29, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor - Meeting Room A
Genre: Cookbook, Memoir | Drop-in event

Sat, Oct 29, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Bring your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch to learn more about Apple's mobile devices. Signup required.
This event is full

Sun, Oct 30, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Swing by the Tinley Park Library's booth for a ghoulishly good storytime and a spooktacular treat!

Mon, Oct 31, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A
Players of all skill levels are welcome. An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game. Drop-in event.

Mon, Oct 31, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
This event has been moved to Monday, November 7, 2022 from 6:00-8:00pm.

Tue, Nov 01, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 yrs old with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Nov 01, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Players of all skill levels are welcome. An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game. Drop-in event.

Tue, Nov 01, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Share stories, songs, and rhymes. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Nov 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn about streaming services, like Netflix and Hulu, and streaming devices, like Apple TV and Roku. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Tue, Nov 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 9-12: Read and talk about books! Each month we will discuss one book and choose the book for the following month. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 12:00am

Wed, Nov 02, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Nov 02, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 yrs old with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Nov 02, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades K-1 : Have fun learning about famous artists and creating your own masterpiece. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 12:00am

Wed, Nov 02, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Wed, Nov 02, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Learn about microgreens, tiny plants that pack a giant nutritional punch. Attendees will plant seeds to take and grow at home. Presented by Caitlyn and Chris Borek of Spira Farms. Signup required.

Thu, Nov 03, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Share stories, songs, and rhymes. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Thu, Nov 03, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Open to anyone who wants to meet, mingle, and share tips on needlecraft projects. Supplies not provided. Drop-in event.

Thu, Nov 03, 3:15pm - 5:45pm
Visit the Bookmobile to check out books, movies and more! Pheasant Ridge/ Hunter Apartments 3:15–4:15; Apartments of Orland 4:30-5:00; Meadowview 5:15-5:45

Thu, Nov 03, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 3-5: Each month, we'll discuss a different nominee from the 2023 Bluestem Readers' Choice List while enjoying a snack. We'll conclude with fun activities! Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 12:00am

Thu, Nov 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your photos and slides. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Thu, Nov 03, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Join us for themed stories, songs, and activities! No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Fri, Nov 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Fri, Nov 04, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Adult Services Zoom Room
Learn about the fascinating history of computers and discover the stories of the computer scientists who changed the world forever. Signup required.

Sat, Nov 05, All day
Lobby
Discarded library magazines are available for free on the first Saturday of the month.

Sat, Nov 05, 10:30am - 11:15am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 with adult(s): A visual schedule and sensory supports will be available in this adaptive storytime. Join us for stories, songs, movement, and sensory activities. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 12:00am

Sat, Nov 05, 1:00pm - 3:15pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
2016 | NR | 105 minutes | Documentary A must-see for anyone with an interest in WWII or military history. Film screening followed by a Q&A with the film's director, Joe Cahn, via Zoom. Drop-in event.

Sat, Nov 05, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use Creativebug to discover professionally-curated arts and crafts projects including videos and step-by-step guides. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Nov 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use various Google apps on your smartphone. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Nov 07, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room B
Connect with other local writers who are eager to improve their craft and help you improve yours. Drop-in event.

Tue, Nov 08, 9:30am - 11:30am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn to enhance your photos with Adobe Photoshop. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Tue, Nov 08, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 yrs old with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Nov 08, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Share stories, songs, and rhymes. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Nov 08, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Grades 6-12: Kick back and relax at the special 2-hour YAC/Café Ole combo as we watch Over the Garden Wall and make seasonal crafts! Pizza and pop are served. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 12:00am

Tue, Nov 08, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Bring your phone or tablet to learn what makes Android unique. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Canceled
Tue, Nov 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12: Hang out with your friends, eat cookies, sip on a cold or hot drink, and enjoy a different activity each time.

Wed, Nov 09, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Nov 09, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 yrs old with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Nov 09, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A
Genre: Mystery, Psychological | Drop-in event

Wed, Nov 09, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 2-3: Share your favorite jokes, try tongue twisters, hear a funny story or two, and much more. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 12:00am

Wed, Nov 09, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn intermediate level functions and apply limits to cells. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Wed, Nov 09, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Watch at home and come to the library to discuss. 1940 | Approved | 130 minutes | Film-Noir, Mystery, Drama | Drop-in event

Thu, Nov 10, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Share stories, songs, and rhymes. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Thu, Nov 10, 11:00am - 12:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Instructor Kathy Ruiter will guide you in gentle, non-strenuous chair exercises and meditation. Signup begins on October 15.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 12:00am

Thu, Nov 10, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Instructor Kathy Ruiter will guide you in gentle, non-strenuous chair exercises and meditation. This virtual event is part of a series. Signup required. Register

Thu, Nov 10, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the basics of Adobe Illustrator and gain experience designing a basic scalable vector graphic. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Thu, Nov 10, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Visit the Bookmobile to check out books, movies and more! Parkside (East) 4-4:30; Tinley Terrace (East) 4:45-5:15; Radcliffe Place (West) 5:30-6

Thu, Nov 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Learn to digitize your vinyl records and cassette tapes using our conversion station. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Thu, Nov 10, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Join us for themed stories, songs, and activities! No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Fri, Nov 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Fri, Nov 11, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
2022 | PG-13 | 102 minutes | Adventure, Drama | Closed Captioning | Drop-in event. 

Fri, Nov 11, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
2022 | PG-13 | 102 minutes | Adventure, Drama | Closed Captioning | Drop-in event. 

Fri, Nov 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Calling all teen muggles and wizards! We're celebrating the 25th anniversary of the publication of the first Harry Potter book with trivia, crafts, food, and more! Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 12:00am

Sat, Nov 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Take a break from your busy morning and drop in for a fun half-hour of action and stories. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Sat, Nov 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A
The fall selection is We Should All Be Millionaires by Rachel Rodgers.

Sun, Nov 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Start your genealogy research with the library's edition of the popular database. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Nov 14, 10:00am - 10:45am
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Work out your brain as well as your body in this fun, creative, and playful chair exercise program. Signup required for each in-person session. Signup for this session begins on October 15.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Nov 14, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Back up photos to the cloud with Google Photos. Google/Gmail account required. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Nov 14, 10:00am - 10:45am
Work out your brain as well as your body in this fun, creative and playful chair exercise program. This virtual event is part of a series. Signup registers you for all virtual sessions. Register

Mon, Nov 14, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to create Microsoft PowerPoint slideshows with dynamic features to spice up your presentations. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Nov 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Graphic novel fans are invited to share their favorite juvenile or teen fantasy/science fiction selection in our club discussion & participate in a related activity. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 12:00am

Mon, Nov 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Menominee Indian Tribe member Pamala Silas explores public perceptions and misconceptions, demographic data, and issues prioritized by the community, and opportunities to engage. Signup required.

Mon, Nov 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Menominee Indian Tribe member Pamala Silas explores public perceptions and misconceptions, demographic data, and issues prioritized by the community, and opportunities to engage. Signup required.

Canceled
Tue, Nov 15, 9:30am - 11:30am
Bring your phone or tablet to learn what makes Android unique. Signup required.

Tue, Nov 15, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 yrs old with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Nov 15, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Players of all skill levels are welcome. An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game. Drop-in event.

Tue, Nov 15, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Share stories, songs, and rhymes. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Nov 15, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Bring your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch to learn more about Apple's mobile devices. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Tue, Nov 15, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Hang out with friends while playing a different tabletop game each time. Snacks and drinks will be served.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 12:00am

Wed, Nov 16, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Nov 16, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 yrs old with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Nov 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your VHS tapes. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Wed, Nov 16, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn advanced level Excel skills. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Wed, Nov 16, 6:30pm - 7:45pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Through guided instruction from Kathy Ruiter, combine gentle yoga poses with breathing awareness to relax the mind. Bring a yoga mat and a firm blanket. Signup required, begins on October 15.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Wed, Nov 16, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 with adult(s): Learn about the first Thanksgiving as we read a story and create an original snack mix. Then, create a unique Thanksgiving craft to wrap up the evening. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 12:00am

Wed, Nov 16, 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Through guided instruction from Kathy Ruiter, combine gentle yoga poses to relax the mind. This virtual event is part of a series. Signup registers you for all virtual sessions for spring.Register

Wed, Nov 16, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for an evening with author, mortician, advocate, and founder of reform collective, The Order of the Good Death Caitlin Doughty. Signup required.Register

Thu, Nov 17, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Share stories, songs, and rhymes. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Thu, Nov 17, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Open to anyone who wants to meet, mingle, and share tips on needlecraft projects. Supplies not provided. Drop-in event.

Thu, Nov 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
In addition to online job searching, this class also covers Microsoft Word for résumés and cover letters. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Thu, Nov 17, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Visit the Bookmobile to check out books, movies and more! Fairmont Village (North) 4-4:30 Brookside Glen - Glenbrook (South) 4:45–5:15 Brookside Glen - Monaghan (South) 5:30–6

Thu, Nov 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 2-3: Bring your imagination to explore your individual creativity with crafts, games, and activities. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 12:00am

Thu, Nov 17, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Join us for themed stories, songs, and activities! No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Thu, Nov 17, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A
Genre: Science Fiction, Apocalyptic | Drop-in event

Fri, Nov 18, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Fri, Nov 18, 10:30am - 11:15am
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Families: Get ready to act out stories with makeshift props and a little coaching from actress Paddy Lynn. We'll create a wonderful "telling" of favorite stories. Signup required for each person.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 12:00am

Fri, Nov 18, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Fri, Nov 18, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 4-5: Mexican Train is a modern version of dominoes with some fun and challenging twists. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 12:00am

Fri, Nov 18, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use Consumer Reports to access articles and product reviews. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Fri, Nov 18, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 with adult(s): Participate in stories, fingerplays, games, crafts, and songs. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Sat, Nov 19, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Actress and scholar Leslie Goddard brings the iconic French Chef to life, discussing everything from her relationship with her husband Paul Child to the mishaps of cooking on TV. Signup required.

Sat, Nov 19, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 9-12: Come ready to discuss the highly-acclaimed novel by Angeline Boulley, Firekeeper's Daughter. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 12:00am

Sat, Nov 19, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to remotely access the library’s collection of eNewspapers on your favorite devices. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Sun, Nov 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn about what cryptocurrencies are, how they work, and what you could do with them. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Nov 21, 9:30am - 11:30am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Familiarize yourself with Microsoft's Windows 10. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Nov 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn some of the more advanced features of Microsoft PowerPoint. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Nov 21, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades K-1: Science-based activities and stories on a fascinating theme. Signup required
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 12:00am

Mon, Nov 21, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 3-5: Each month a new mindfulness activity will be shared. We will create something positive for ourselves and for one another. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 12:00am

Tue, Nov 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Get hands on experience using tools to keep yourself and important people in your life safe online. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Tue, Nov 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 yrs old with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Nov 22, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Meet up with others interested in playing various games. Choose one from our collection or bring a favorite from home to share. For amusement only; no gambling permitted. Drop-in event.

Tue, Nov 22, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Share stories, songs, and rhymes. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Nov 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your 8 mm, Super 8, or 16 mm reel-to-reel films. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Tue, Nov 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Design and create custom buttons to decorate your clothes or bag. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 12:00am

Wed, Nov 23, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Nov 23, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 yrs old with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Fri, Nov 25, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Fri, Nov 25, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Families: Spend some quality time with your family playing fun and interactive games with dice. Sign up each child attending.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 12:00am

Sat, Nov 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 with adult(s): Enjoy children's stories and songs in diverse languages. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Sun, Nov 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Join Eddie, playing his accordion, and his band as they entertain with polkas and other old favorites. Signup begins on October 15.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 12:00am

Mon, Nov 28, 10:00am - 10:45am
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Work out your brain as well as your body in this fun, creative, and playful chair exercise program. Signup required for each in-person session. Signup for this session begins on October 15.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Nov 28, 10:00am - 10:45am
Work out your brain as well as your body in this fun, creative and playful chair exercise program. This virtual event is part of a series. Signup registers you for all virtual sessions. Register

Mon, Nov 28, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room B
Connect with other local writers who are eager to improve their craft and help you improve yours. Drop-in event.

Mon, Nov 28, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A
Players of all skill levels are welcome. An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game. Drop-in event.

Tue, Nov 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 yrs old with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Nov 29, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Share stories, songs, and rhymes. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Nov 29, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Familiarize yourself with Microsoft's Windows 10. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Wed, Nov 30, 10:00am - 11:30am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
LinkedIn Learning offers self-paced training to enhance or develop your skill set. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Saturday, October 15 2022 at 9:00am

Wed, Nov 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Nov 30, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 yrs old with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Thu, Dec 01, All day
Enjoy assembling holiday themed felt kits to decorate your home! Signup begins on November 15. Pick up your kit between December 1- 10. Limit one per person. Tinley Park Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Thu, Dec 01, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Share stories, songs, and rhymes. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Thu, Dec 01, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room B
Open to anyone who wants to meet, mingle, and share tips on needlecraft projects. Supplies not provided. Drop-in event.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 1 2022 at 9:00am

Thu, Dec 01, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 3-5: Each month, we'll discuss a different nominee from the 2023 Bluestem Readers' Choice List while enjoying a snack. We will conclude with fun activities! Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 12:00am

Thu, Dec 01, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Join us for themed stories, songs, and activities! No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Fri, Dec 02, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Fri, Dec 02, 4:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 6-12: Spread holiday cheer by painting and decorating wooden ornaments to be donated to local senior residences. Signup required. Please see long description for more information.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 12:00am

Sat, Dec 03, All day
Lobby
Discarded library magazines are available for free on the first Saturday of the month.

Sat, Dec 03, 10:30am - 11:15am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 with adult(s): A visual schedule and sensory supports will be available in this adaptive storytime. Join us for stories, songs, movement and sensory activities. Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 12:00am

Mon, Dec 05, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn techniques to help your resume get seen by a human. Sign-up required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Dec 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Make a gift for yourself or someone you love while enjoying festive music and hot cocoa! Dry ingredients, jars, ribbons, and recipe tags provided. Signup required. Tinley Park cardholders only.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Tue, Dec 06, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 yrs old with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Dec 06, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Share stories, songs, and rhymes. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Dec 06, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Players of all skill levels are welcome. An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game. (No instructor available on January 17). Drop-in event.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Tue, Dec 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn to create and store secure passwords. Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Tue, Dec 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 9-12: Read and talk about books! This month is our book chat - no specific book to read. We'll talk all things book-related and choose the book for January. Signup is required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 12:00am

Wed, Dec 07, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Dec 07, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 yrs old with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Dec 07, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Record your own oral history, music, or podcast. Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Wed, Dec 07, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Board Room
Monthly meeting of the Library Board of Trustees

Wed, Dec 07, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Focusing on the NFL's two oldest franchises, relive the rowdy, curious, and often comical formative years of the NFL and pro football in Chicago with Author Joe Ziemba. Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 1 2022 at 9:00am

Wed, Dec 07, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12 Create your own unique wreath using clothespins, paint, and your imagination. Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 12:00am

Thu, Dec 08, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Share stories, songs, and rhymes. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Thu, Dec 08, 11:00am - 12:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Instructor Kathy Ruiter will guide you in gentle, non-strenuous chair exercises and meditation. Signup required, begins on November 15.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 12:00am

Thu, Dec 08, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your photos and slides. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Thu, Dec 08, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 2-3: Bring your imagination to explore your individual creativity with crafts, games, and activities. Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 12:00am

Thu, Dec 08, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Join us for themed stories, songs, and activities! No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Fri, Dec 09, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Fri, Dec 09, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
2022 | PG | 116 minutes | Comedy, Drama | Closed Captioning | Drop-in event. 
Registration opens Tuesday, November 1 2022 at 9:00am

Fri, Dec 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
2022 | PG | 116 minutes | Comedy, Drama | Closed Captioning | Drop-in event. 
Registration opens Tuesday, November 1 2022 at 9:00am

Fri, Dec 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the benefits and drawbacks of cloud storage. Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Fri, Dec 09, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Just for Parents: Keep your family engaged with a few new board games. Join us for the evening as we preview several engaging options, while enjoying snacks and beverages. Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 12:00am

Sat, Dec 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use the library's HeritageHub database for genealogy research. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Sat, Dec 10, 10:30am - 11:15am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades K-2: Read-aloud of Monarch 2023 nominees. Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 12:00am

Mon, Dec 12, 10:00am - 10:45am
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Work out your brain as well as your body in this fun, creative, and playful chair exercise program. Signup required for each in-person session. Signup required, begins on November 15.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Dec 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to create a Google account and about the suite of free services it grants you access to.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Dec 12, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 3-5: Each month a new mindfulness activity will be shared. We will create something positive for ourselves and for one another. Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 12:00am

Tue, Dec 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 yrs old with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Dec 13, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Share stories, songs, and rhymes. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Dec 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
The Old English Father Christmas, portrayed by Terry Lynch, tells the origins of St. Nicholas in various countries, popular Christmas symbols, and worldwide traditions. Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 1 2022 at 9:00am

Tue, Dec 13, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application. Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Tue, Dec 13, 6:00pm - 6:55pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Grades 6-12: It is time for the annual Yule Ball! Fun, games, party food, and pop. Signup Required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 12:00am

Tue, Dec 13, 7:05pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Grades 6-12: Hang out with your friends, eat cookies, sip on a hot drink, and enjoy a different activity each time. Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 12:00am

Wed, Dec 14, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Dec 14, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 yrs old with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Dec 14, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn intermediate level functions, and applying limits to cells. Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Wed, Dec 14, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Bring your yoga mat to relax, listen to stories, and practice yoga. Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 12:00am

Wed, Dec 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Watch at home and come to the library to discuss. 1994 | R | 97 minutes | Comedy, Crime, Drama | Drop-in event

Thu, Dec 15, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Share stories, songs, and rhymes. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Thu, Dec 15, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room B
Open to anyone who wants to meet, mingle, and share tips on needlecraft projects. Supplies not provided. Drop-in event.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 1 2022 at 9:00am

Thu, Dec 15, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Join us for themed stories, songs, and activities! No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Thu, Dec 15, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A
Genre: Cozy Mystery | Led by: Cindy | Drop-in event

Fri, Dec 16, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. No signup required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Fri, Dec 16, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Familiarize yourself with Microsoft's Windows 11. Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Fri, Dec 16, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use Consumer Reports to access articles and product reviews. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Sat, Dec 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your VHS tapes. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Sat, Dec 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Take a break from your busy morning with a fun half-hour of action and stories. No signup required. Create a name tag at the Youth Services desk before the program.

Sat, Dec 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 3-5: Bloxels is a system where you can build your own video game, character, and even create art. Come and create, explore, and play with Bloxels. Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 12:00am

Sun, Dec 18, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Bring your phone or tablet to learn what makes Android unique. Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Dec 19, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room B
Connect with other local writers who are eager to improve their craft and help you improve yours. Drop-in event.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Dec 19, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A
Players of all skill levels are welcome. An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game. Drop-in event.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Dec 19, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to remotely access the library's collection of eMagazines on your favorite devices. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Dec 19, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 4-5: Learn a few simple stitches and create a felt gingerbread. All supplies provided. Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 12:00am

Tue, Dec 20, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Players of all skill levels are welcome. An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game. (No instructor available on January 17). Drop-in event.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Tue, Dec 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
In addition to online job searching, this class also covers Microsoft Word for resumes and cover letters. Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Tue, Dec 20, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Entering grades 8-12: Test your detective skills in this interactive baking-themed mystery. Can you solve the mystery? Snacks will be served. Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 12:00am

Wed, Dec 21, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
LinkedIn Learning offers self-paced training to enhance or develop your skill set. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Wed, Dec 21, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades K-1: Try your hand at the art of shape-building with Tangrams. We'll have fun playing around with this ancient puzzle while we listen to a story. Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 12:00am

Wed, Dec 21, 6:30pm - 7:45pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Through guided instruction from Kathy Ruiter, combine gentle yoga poses with breathing awareness to relax the mind. Bring a yoga mat and a firm blanket. Signup required, begins on November 15.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Thu, Dec 22, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 with adult(s): Calling all Whos! Join us for a festive jubilee of games, a snack, and crafts centered around one of everyone's most beloved storybook characters, The Grinch. Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 12:00am

Tue, Dec 27, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Meet up with others interested in playing various games. Choose one from our collection or bring a favorite from home to share. For amusement only; no gambling permitted. Drop-in event.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am

Wed, Dec 28, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software. Signup required.
Registration opens Tuesday, November 15 2022 at 9:00am