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Canceled

How to Read eNewspapers

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.

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. 

AGE GROUP: | Adult |

EVENT TYPE: | TPPL Cardholders Only | Entertainment & Culture | Digital Media | Computer Classes |

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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, Oct 02 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Oct 03 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Oct 04 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Oct 05 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Oct 06 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Sat, Oct 07 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Oct 08 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

Wed, Oct 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services desk before program.

Wed, Oct 04, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the benefits and drawbacks of cloud storage. Signup required.
This event is full

Wed, Oct 04, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Canceled
Wed, Oct 04, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
In addition to online job searching, this class also covers Microsoft Word for resumes and cover letters. Signup required.

Wed, Oct 04, 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.
This event is full

Wed, Oct 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
New York Times bestselling author Stephen Graham Jones joins us virtually to talk scary stories, horror and more with librarian Becky Spratford. Signup required.Register

Thu, Oct 05, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Stories, songs, and rhymes for caregiver and child to share. No signup required.

Thu, Oct 05, 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 05, 3:15pm - 5:30pm
Visit the Bookmobile to check out books, movies and more! Pheasant Ridge/ Hunter Apartments 3:15-4:15; Apartments of Orland 4:30-4:55; Meadowview 5:00-5:30

Thu, Oct 05, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 3-5: Each month, we'll discuss a nominee from the 2024 Bluestem Readers' Choice List while enjoying a snack and activities! Signup required.
This event is full

Thu, Oct 05, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Paranormal expert and author Chad Lewis will take us on a ghostly journey from phantom creatures prowling a graveyard to apparitions in your own backyard. Signup required.
This event is full

Thu, Oct 05, 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Fri, Oct 06, 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Fri, Oct 06, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 6-12: Learn how to make pierogis from scratch using an authentic recipe from Poland. Sample your creations and impress your family and friends at your next gathering! Signup required.
This event is full

Sat, Oct 07, All day
Discarded library magazines are available for free on the first Saturday of the month.

Sat, Oct 07, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software. Signup required.

Sat, Oct 07, 10:30am - 11:15am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years 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.

Sun, Oct 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Get into the spirit of New Orleans, Bourbon Street, and Mardi Gras while listening to jazz music. Traditional jazz repertoire and Dixieland jazz favorites. Signup begins on September 15.

Mon, Oct 09, 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 09, 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 09, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 with adult(s): Join us live or watch the recording as we bring the fun of storytime to your home! Links to join live and view the recording for one week will be shared. Signup required.

Mon, Oct 09, 11:00am - 11:30am
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Join us at this special storytime to talk about what the Fire Department does for our community. Off-site event; please see long description. Signup required.
This event is full

Mon, Oct 09, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Bring your phone or tablet to learn what makes Android unique. Signup required.

Mon, Oct 09, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-4: Readers practice their developing skills out loud to a greyhound dog for up to 15 minutes. Start times at 6:30 and 6:45 pm. Further details in full description. Signup required.
This event is full

Mon, Oct 09, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-4: Readers practice their developing skills out loud to a greyhound dog for up to 15 minutes. Start times are 7 pm and 7:15 pm. Further details in full description. Signup required.
This event is full

Mon, Oct 09, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-4: Readers practice their developing skills out loud to a greyhound dog for up to 15 minutes. Start times are 7:30 and 7:45 pm. Further details in full description. Signup required.
This event is full

Tue, Oct 10, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Create a name tag at the Youth Services desk before program.

Tue, Oct 10, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Stories, songs, and rhymes for caregiver and child to share. No signup required.

Tue, Oct 10, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by creating a Hispanic-inspired mosaic craft. Signup required. Limited to Tinley Park Library cardholders.

Tue, Oct 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use the video conferencing platform Zoom on your computer or mobile device. Signup required.

Canceled
Tue, Oct 10, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application. Signup required.

Tue, Oct 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Grades 6-12: Help plan teen programs at the library. Pizza and pop are served. Signup required.

Tue, Oct 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Hang out with your friends, eat cookies, sip on a hot or cold drink, and enjoy a different activity each time. Signup required.

Wed, Oct 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services desk before program.

Wed, Oct 11, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Wed, Oct 11, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A
Genre: Memoir | Led by: Doug | Drop-in event

Canceled
Wed, Oct 11, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Parents: This workshop will help parents recognize & support their children in managing interactions with peers and the emotions that accompany this important stage of development. Signup required.

Wed, Oct 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Watch at home and come to the library to discuss. 1982 | PG | 114 minutes | Horror, Thriller | Drop-in event

Thu, Oct 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Stories, songs, and rhymes for caregiver and child to share. No signup required.

Thu, Oct 12, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your photos and slides. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.

Thu, Oct 12, 4:00pm - 5:45pm
Visit the Bookmobile to check out books, movies and more! Parkside (East) 4-4:30; Tinley Terrace (East) 4:40-5:00; Radcliffe Place (West) 5:15-5:45

Thu, Oct 12, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-8: Participants will discuss a nominee from the Caudill 2024 Award list. Each meeting includes a snack and pop and ends with related activities. Signup required.

Thu, Oct 12, 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Fri, Oct 13, 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Fri, Oct 13, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
2023 | PG-13 | 124 minutes | Comedy | Closed Captioning | Drop-in event. 

Fri, Oct 13, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
2023 | PG-13 | 124 minutes | Comedy | Closed Captioning | Drop-in event. 

Fri, Oct 13, 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

Sat, Oct 14, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor - Meeting Room A
Genre: Cookbook | Led by: Dominique | Drop-in event

Sat, Oct 14, 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.

Sun, Oct 15, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use the library's HeritageHub database for genealogy research. Signup required.

Mon, Oct 16, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 with adult(s): Join us live or watch the recording as we bring the fun of storytime to your home! Links to join live and view the recording for one week will be shared. Signup required.

Mon, Oct 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Join us (and bring your tasty brains) as we learn about the cultures that created Vlad Dracula and the zombies of folklore. Presented by Professor Jason King. Signup required.

Mon, Oct 16, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 4-5: Each month a new mindfulness activity will be shared as we create something positive for ourselves. Signup required.
This event is full

Mon, Oct 16, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Program Intake Specialist Judy Bilitzki will provide valuable information on ways to qualify and the necessary steps to make home ownership a reality. Signup required.

Tue, Oct 17, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Create a name tag at the Youth Services desk before program.

Tue, Oct 17, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room B
Players of all skill levels are welcome. An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game. No instructor available January 16. Drop-in event.

Tue, Oct 17, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Stories, songs, and rhymes for caregiver and child to share. No signup required.

Canceled
Tue, Oct 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Grades 2-3: Get your passports ready! We'll explore the people and culture of Germany. Signup required.

Tue, Oct 17, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Enhance your professional presence with a LinkedIn profile. Signup required.

Tue, Oct 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: As a group, we'll use cookies, candy, and frosting to create a stunning structure. (Supplies will be for building purposes only. Separate snacks will be provided.) Signup required.
This event is full

Tue, Oct 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join Newbery and Caldecott honoree and New York Times bestselling Grace Lin for an engaging conversation about her journey to become an award-winning author and illustrator. Signup required.Register

Wed, Oct 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services desk before program.

Wed, Oct 18, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Wed, Oct 18, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades K-1: Join us for science-based activities and stories on a fascinating theme: Halloween Monsters! Signup required.
This event is full

Wed, Oct 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use the library's HeritageQuest database for genealogy research. Signup required.

Wed, Oct 18, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
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 begins on September 15.

Thu, Oct 19, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Stories, songs, and rhymes for caregiver and child to share. No signup required.

Thu, Oct 19, 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 19, 11:30am - 12:15pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Join us for science-based activities and stories on a fascinating theme: Halloween Monsters! Signup required.
This event is full

Thu, Oct 19, 4:00pm - 5:45pm
Visit the Bookmobile to check out books, movies, and more! Fairmont Village (North) 4-4:30 Brookside Glen - Glenbrook (South) 4:45-5:10 Brookside Glen - Monaghan (South) 5:15-5:45

Thu, Oct 19, 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Thu, Oct 19, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A
Genre: Thriller, Mystery | Led by: Cindy | Drop-in event

Fri, Oct 20, 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Fri, Oct 20, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use Consumer Reports to access articles and product reviews. Signup required.

Fri, Oct 20, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Participate in stories, fingerplays, games, crafts, and songs. No signup required.

Sat, Oct 21, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
We're taking the show on the road! Learn about trends in the antiques market, see unique and interesting items appraised, and learn about their value. Limit of one item per person. Signup required.

Sat, Oct 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 3-5: Explore the basics of coding with our Ozobot robots. Learn how to make the Ozobots dance and wiggle with color pattern codes. Signup required.
This event is full

Mon, Oct 23, 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 23, 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 23, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
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.

Mon, Oct 23, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-4: Readers practice their developing skills out loud to a greyhound dog for up to 15 minutes. Start times at 6:30 and 6:45 pm. Further details in full description. Signup required.
This event is full

Mon, Oct 23, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Entering Grades K-4: Readers practice their developing skills out loud to a greyhound dog for up to 15 minutes. Start times at 7 and 7:15pm. Further details in full description. Signup required.
This event is full

Mon, Oct 23, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Entering Grades K-4: Readers practice their developing skills out loud to a greyhound dog for up to 15 minutes. Start times at 7:30 and 7:45 pm. Further details in full description. Signup required.
This event is full

Tue, Oct 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
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.

Tue, Oct 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
A comfortable social gathering for people living with Alzheimer's or related dementias and their care partners. Each monthly session includes an art, music, or other activity. Signup required.

Canceled
Tue, Oct 24, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Learn to format and arrange data to improve the functionality and analysis of your dataset. Signup required.

Tue, Oct 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Grades 6-12: Make a difference at your library by completing service projects and meeting other teens from your community. Signup required.

Canceled
Wed, Oct 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Get hands on experience using tools to keep yourself and important people in your life safe online. Signup required.

Wed, Oct 25, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Hear the story from Mary Surratt, convicted and hanged as one of Lincoln's conspirators in his assassination. Decide for yourself if Mary was guilty or not. Portrayed by Lynn Rymarz. Signup required.

Wed, Oct 25, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Join us this month as we explore the parachute, sensory balls, and movement. Signup required.

Wed, Oct 25, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Board Room
Monthly meeting of the Library Board of Trustees

Thu, Oct 26, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Visit the Bookmobile to check out books, movies and more! Public Safety Building 17355 68th Ct

Thu, Oct 26, 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.

Thu, Oct 26, 3:15pm - 5:30pm
Visit the Bookmobile to check out books, movies and more! Pheasant Ridge/ Hunter Apartments 3:15-4:15; Apartments of Orland 4:30-4:55; Meadowview 5:00-5:30

Thu, Oct 26, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades K-2: Join us for a reading of Adam Wallace's "How to Catch a Monster" and participate in other monster-related activities and crafts. Signup required.
This event is full

Thu, Oct 26, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Familiarize yourself with Microsoft's Windows 11. Signup required.

Thu, Oct 26, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Embrace joy, release stress, and have fun! Elaine Gotfryd Noonan will guide you through creative movements with focus on flow of body and breath. Bring a mat or towel. Signup begins on September 15.

Fri, Oct 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your VHS tapes. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
This event is full

Fri, Oct 27, 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 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
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.

Sat, Oct 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Enjoy children's stories and songs in Arabic. No signup required.

Sat, Oct 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Grades 4-5: Show off your skills and join us for chess and checker fun! Beginners and experts alike are welcome. Meet at the Youth Services Desk. Signup required.
This event is full

Sun, Oct 29, 11:30am - 3:00pm
Swing by the Tinley Park Public Library's booth for a ghoulishly good storytime & a spooktacular treat! 11:30 a.m. to noon will be a sensory-friendly time with reduced noise levels & a quiet zone.

Mon, Oct 30, 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. No instructor available on September 25. Drop-in event.

Mon, Oct 30, 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, Oct 31, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 8-12: Solve the mystery of who stole the Philosopher's Scone in this interactive program. Participants will be assigned a character and are encouraged to wear costumes. Signup required.

Wed, Nov 01, 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 Sunday, October 15 2023 at 12:00am

Wed, Nov 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Watch at home and come to the library to discuss. 2014 | R | 117 minutes | Crime, Drama, Thriller | Drop-in event

Thu, Nov 02, 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 02, 4:00pm - 5:45pm
Visit the Bookmobile to check out books, movies and more! Parkside (East) 4-4:30; Tinley Terrace (East) 4:40-5:00; Radcliffe Place (West) 5:15-5:45

Thu, Nov 02, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 3-5: Each month, we'll discuss a nominee from the 2024 Bluestem Readers' Choice List while enjoying a snack and fun activities! Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 12:00am

Thu, Nov 02, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 6-12: Indulge in some self-care right here at the library as we create some pumpkin-themed spa products. Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 12:00am

Sat, Nov 04, All day
Discarded library magazines are available for free on the first Saturday of the month.

Sat, Nov 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to get live 1-on-1 virtual help with your resume or live interview coaching. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 9:00am

Sat, Nov 04, 10:30am - 11:15am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years 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 Sunday, October 15 2023 at 12:00am

Sat, Nov 04, 11:00am - 3:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Attention book lovers! Come meet the faces behind the books at our latest local author open house. Books will be available for purchase. Light refreshments. Door prizes. Drop-in event

Mon, Nov 06, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 with adult(s): Join us live or watch the recording as we bring the fun of storytime to your home! Links to join live and view the recording for one week will be shared. Signup required.

Canceled
Mon, Nov 06, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application. Signup required.

Mon, Nov 06, 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 Sunday, October 15 2023 at 9:00am

Mon, Nov 06, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
An Illinois Attorney General's Office rep provides tips to prevent identity theft and ways to restore your financial profile if it happens to you. Sign up to attend in person or view recording later.

Mon, Nov 06, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 4-5: Each month a new mindfulness activity will be shared as we create something positive for ourselves. Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 12:00am

Tue, Nov 07, 10:00am - 11:00am
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 Sunday, October 15 2023 at 9:00am

Tue, Nov 07, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Tue, Nov 07, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room B
Players of all skill levels are welcome. An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game. No instructor available January 16. Drop-in event.

Tue, Nov 07, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Stories, songs, and rhymes for caregiver and child to share. No signup required.

Tue, Nov 07, 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 Sunday, October 15 2023 at 12:00am

Wed, Nov 08, 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Wed, Nov 08, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Wed, Nov 08, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A
Genre: Fantasy | Led by: Rosemarie | Drop-in event

Wed, Nov 08, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Start your genealogy research with the library's edition of the popular database. Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 9:00am

Wed, Nov 08, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades K-1: Join us for STEAM-related activities and stories in celebration of National STEAM Day! Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 12:00am

Wed, Nov 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join Maya Camille Broussard, star of Netflix's Bake Squad, and owner of Chicago based Justice of the Pies for a demo from her kitchen just in time for Thanksgiving. Signup required.Register

Thu, Nov 09, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Stories, songs, and rhymes for caregiver and child to share. No signup required.

Thu, Nov 09, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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 Sunday, October 15 2023 at 9:00am

Thu, Nov 09, 4:00pm - 5:45pm
Visit the Bookmobile to check out books, movies, and more! Fairmont Village (North) 4-4:30 Brookside Glen - Glenbrook (South) 4:45-5:10 Brookside Glen - Monaghan (South) 5:15-5:45

Thu, Nov 09, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-8: Participants will discuss a nominee from the Caudill 2024 Award list. Each meeting includes a snack and pop and ends with related activities. Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 12:00am

Thu, Nov 09, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Familiarize yourself with Microsoft's Windows 11. Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 9:00am

Thu, Nov 09, 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Fri, Nov 10, 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Fri, Nov 10, 11:00am - 1:20pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
2022 | PG-13 | 139 minutes | Action, Drama | Closed Captioning | Drop-in event. 

Fri, Nov 10, 2:00pm - 4:20pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
2022 | PG-13 | 139 minutes | Action, Drama | Closed Captioning | Drop-in event. 

Fri, Nov 10, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use Consumer Reports to access articles and product reviews. Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 9:00am

Fri, Nov 10, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Assemble and decorate your very own ukulele and learn how to play a few chords! Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 12:00am

Sat, Nov 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
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 Sunday, October 15 2023 at 9:00am

Sat, Nov 11, 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.

Sun, Nov 12, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use various Google apps on your smartphone. Signup required.

Mon, Nov 13, 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 Sunday, October 15 2023 at 9:00am

Mon, Nov 13, 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 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 with adult(s): Join us live or watch the recording as we bring the fun of storytime to your home! Links to join live and view the recording for one week will be shared. Signup required.

Canceled
Mon, Nov 13, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn to enhance your photos with Adobe Photoshop. Signup required.

Mon, Nov 13, 11:00am - 11:30am
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Join us at this special storytime to talk about what the Police Department does for our community. No signup required. Event held at TPPD 7850 W. 7850 183rd Street.

Mon, Nov 13, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-4: Readers practice their developing skills out loud to a greyhound dog for up to 15 minutes. Start times at 6:30 and 6:45 pm. Further details in full description. Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 12:00am

Mon, Nov 13, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-4: Readers practice their developing skills out loud to a greyhound dog for up to 15 minutes. Start times at 7 and 7:15 pm. Further details in full description. Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 12:00am

Mon, Nov 13, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades K-4: Readers practice their developing skills out loud to a greyhound dog for up to 15 minutes. Start times at 7:30 and 7:45 pm. Further details in full description. Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 12:00am

Tue, Nov 14, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Tue, Nov 14, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Stories, songs, and rhymes for caregiver and child to share. No signup required.

Tue, Nov 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Professor Jason King will discuss how board games keep your brain growing and sharp and how math is infused into every game. Learn about some fun new games, too! Signup required.

Tue, Nov 14, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
An introduction on how to use Morningstar to help you research investment opportunities and build your investment knowledge. Signup required.

Tue, Nov 14, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Grades 6-12: Help plan teen programs at the library. Pizza and pop are served. Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 12:00am

Tue, Nov 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Hang out with your friends, eat cookies, sip on a hot or cold drink, and enjoy a different activity each time. Signup required.

Wed, Nov 15, 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Wed, Nov 15, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Wed, Nov 15, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
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 begins on October 15.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 9:00am

Thu, Nov 16, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Stories, songs, and rhymes for caregiver and child to share. No signup required.

Thu, Nov 16, 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 16, 11:30am - 12:15pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Join us for science-based activities and stories all about dinosaurs! Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 12:00am

Canceled
Thu, Nov 16, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn to format and arrange data to improve the functionality and analysis of your dataset. Signup required.

Thu, Nov 16, 3:15pm - 5:30pm
Visit the Bookmobile to check out books, movies and more! Pheasant Ridge/ Hunter Apartments 3:15-4:15; Apartments of Orland 4:30-4:55; Meadowview 5:00-5:30

Thu, Nov 16, 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Thu, Nov 16, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A
Genre: Greek Mythology, Fantasy | Led by: Terry | Drop-in event

Fri, Nov 17, 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Fri, Nov 17, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software. Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 9:00am

Fri, Nov 17, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Participate in stories, fingerplays, games, crafts, and songs. No signup required.

Sat, Nov 18, 9:00am - 3:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room B
The Friends are excited to offer gift packages again. The best part is they are all wrapped up & ready to give! This years sale will be limited to children's books. Cash or check only please. Drop in.

Sat, Nov 18, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to find and listen to podcasts on your favorite devices. Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 9:00am

Sun, Nov 19, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Bring your phone or tablet to learn what makes Android unique. Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 9:00am

Mon, Nov 20, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 with adult(s): Join us live or watch the recording as we bring the fun of storytime to your home! Links to join live and view the recording for one week will be shared. Signup required.

Mon, Nov 20, 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 Sunday, October 15 2023 at 9:00am

Mon, Nov 20, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades: 6-12: This month, it's pick your own project! Choose a pumpkin magnet and/or work on a previously offered project. All supplies provided. Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 12:00am

Tue, Nov 21, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to remotely access the library's collection of eAudiobooks and eBooks on your favorite devices. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 9:00am

Tue, Nov 21, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Tue, Nov 21, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room B
Players of all skill levels are welcome. An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game. No instructor available January 16. Drop-in event.

Tue, Nov 21, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Stories, songs, and rhymes for caregiver and child to share. No signup required.

Tue, Nov 21, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades K-1: We'll share a story and create a special craft to remind us to be thankful. Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 12:00am

Tue, Nov 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to find people and business data using Data Axle's Reference Solutions. Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 9:00am

Tue, Nov 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: We'll make some crafts, eat fall treats, and enjoy the delights of the season. Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 12:00am

Wed, Nov 22, 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Wed, Nov 22, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Fri, Nov 24, 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Fri, Nov 24, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Families: Have fun playing classic board games. No signup required.

Sat, Nov 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Enjoy children's stories and songs in Arabic. No signup required.

Sat, Nov 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Grades 4-5: Show off your skills and join us for chess and checker fun! Beginners and experts alike are welcome. Meet at the Youth Services Desk. Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 12:00am

Sun, Nov 26, 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 Sunday, October 15 2023 at 12:00am

Sun, Nov 26, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
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.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 9:00am

Mon, Nov 27, 10:00am - 10:45am
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 Sunday, October 15 2023 at 9:00am

Mon, Nov 27, 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 27, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 with adult(s): Join us live or watch the recording as we bring the fun of storytime to your home! Links to join live and view the recording for one week will be shared. Signup required.

Canceled
Mon, Nov 27, 10:00am - 11:30am
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.

Mon, Nov 27, 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. No instructor available on September 25. Drop-in event.

Mon, Nov 27, 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 27, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-4: Readers practice their developing skills out loud to a greyhound dog for up to 15 minutes. Start times at 6:30 and 6:45 pm. Further details in full description. Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 12:00am

Mon, Nov 27, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-4: Readers practice their developing skills out loud to a greyhound dog for up to 15 minutes. Start times at 7 and 7:15 pm. Further details in full description. Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 12:00am

Mon, Nov 27, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-4: Readers practice their developing skills out loud to a greyhound dog for up to 15 minutes. Start times at 7:30 and 7:45 pm. Further details in full description. Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 12:00am

Tue, Nov 28, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Tue, Nov 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
A comfortable social gathering for people living with Alzheimer's or related dementias and their care partners. Each monthly session includes an art, music, or other activity. Signup required.

Tue, Nov 28, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Stories, songs, and rhymes for caregiver and child to share. No signup required.

Tue, Nov 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A
Learn about streaming services, like Netflix and Hulu, and streaming devices, like Apple TV and Roku. Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 9:00am

Tue, Nov 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Grades 6-12: Make a difference at your library by completing service projects and meeting other teens from your community. Signup required.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 12:00am

Wed, Nov 29, 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Wed, Nov 29, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Wed, Nov 29, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Chef Violeta will demonstrate how to make pie dough, apple filling, and assemble a double crust pie using the lattice technique. Samples & recipes provided. Signup required. TPPL cardholders only.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 9:00am

Thu, Nov 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Stories, songs, and rhymes for caregiver and child to share. No signup required.

Thu, Nov 30, 4:00pm - 5:45pm
Visit the Bookmobile to check out books, movies, and more! Fairmont Village (North) 4-4:30 Brookside Glen - Glenbrook (South) 4:45-5:10 Brookside Glen - Monaghan (South) 5:15-5:45

Thu, Nov 30, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your VHS tapes. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Sunday, October 15 2023 at 9:00am

Thu, Nov 30, 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Fri, Dec 01, 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Fri, Dec 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Come sing along to your favorite holiday tunes while enjoying a hot beverage. Holiday attire encouraged. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 12:00am

Sat, Dec 02, All day
Discarded library magazines are available for free on the first Saturday of the month.

Sat, Dec 02, 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. Sign up required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 12:00pm

Mon, Dec 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 with adult(s): Join us live or watch the recording as we bring the fun of storytime to your home! Links to join live and view the recording for one week will be shared. Signup required.

Mon, Dec 04, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 4-5: Each month a new mindfulness activity will be shared as we create something positive for ourselves. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 12:00am

Tue, Dec 05, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Tue, Dec 05, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Stories, songs, and rhymes for caregiver and child to share. No signup required.

Tue, Dec 05, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 2-3: Come make a festive ornament to place on the Youth Services department tree and another one to keep at home! Sign up is required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 12:00am

Tue, Dec 05, 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 Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 12:00am

Wed, Dec 06, 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Wed, Dec 06, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Wed, Dec 06, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Board Room
Monthly meeting of the Library Board of Trustees

Wed, Dec 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 6-12: Make a collage all about yourself and your new year goals using words and pictures from magazines and newspapers. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 12:00am

Thu, Dec 07, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Stories, songs, and rhymes for caregiver and child to share. No signup required.

Thu, Dec 07, 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.

Thu, Dec 07, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 3-5: Each month, we'll discuss a different nominee from the 2024 Bluestem Readers' Choice List while enjoying a snack. Then, concluding with fun activities! Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 12:00am

Thu, Dec 07, 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Fri, Dec 08, 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Fri, Dec 08, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room B
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Enjoy humorous stories about Santa and Rudolph! Sign up each child separately.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 12:00am

Fri, Dec 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Create festive ornaments and a garland to take home and to decorate our tree at the library. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 12:00am

Sat, Dec 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 with adult(s): Enjoy children's stories and songs in Spanish. No signup required. Edades 3-8 con adulto(s):  Disfruta de los libros de cuentos para niños y las canciones en español.

Mon, Dec 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 with adult(s): Join us live or watch the recording as we bring the fun of storytime to your home! Links to join live and view the recording for one week will be shared. Signup required.

Mon, Dec 11, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Entering Grades K-4: Readers practice their developing skills out loud to a greyhound for up to 15 minutes. Start times at 6:30 and 6:45pm. Further details on library event calendar. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 12:00am

Mon, Dec 11, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Entering Grades K-4: Readers practice their developing skills out loud to a greyhound for up to 15 minutes. Start times at 6:30 and 6:45pm. Further details on library event calendar. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 12:00am

Mon, Dec 11, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Entering Grades K-4: Readers practice their developing skills out loud to a greyhound for up to 15 minutes. Start times at 6:30 and 6:45pm. Further details on library event calendar. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 12:00am

Tue, Dec 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Tue, Dec 12, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Stories, songs, and rhymes for caregiver and child to share. No signup required.

Tue, Dec 12, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Grades 6-12: Help plan teen programs at the library. Pizza and pop are served. This month we will have our annual Yule Ball celebration. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 12:00am

Wed, Dec 13, 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Wed, Dec 13, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. No signup required. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Wed, Dec 13, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 4-5: Celebrate winter and make your own snow globe! Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 12:00am

Wed, Dec 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Watch at home and come to the library to discuss. 1946 | PG | 130 minutes | Drama, Family, Fantasy | Drop-in event

Thu, Dec 14, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages Birth-23 months with adult(s): Stories, songs, and rhymes for caregiver and child to share. No signup required.

Thu, Dec 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Instructor Kathy Ruiter will guide you in gentle, non-strenuous chair exercises and meditation. Signup begins on November 15.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 9:00am

Thu, Dec 14, 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Thu, Dec 14, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Grades 6-8: read one title from the Caudill 2024 Young Readers' Book Award nominee list per month. Each meeting includes a discussion, snack & pop, and ends with related activities. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 12:00am

Fri, Dec 15, 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. Create a name tag at the Youth Services Desk before program.

Fri, Dec 15, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 with adult(s): Participate in stories, fingerplays, games, crafts, and songs.

Sun, Dec 17, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Join us for a live performance by Hugo Colin, Chicagoland's youngest Elvis Tribute Artist, as he performs holiday favorites from the King of Rock 'n' Roll. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 9:00am

Mon, Dec 18, 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, Dec 18, 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, Dec 18, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 9-12. Take some time unwind and de-stress from studying for finals with some therapy dogs! Drop in anytime for a few snuggles, cuddles, and plenty of affection from these pups. Drop-in event.

Tue, Dec 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Grades 6-12: Make a difference at your library by completing service projects and meeting other teens from your community. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 12:00am

Wed, Dec 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
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 begins on November 15.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 9:00am

Thu, Dec 21, 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.

Thu, Dec 21, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Ages 3-8 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 Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 12:00am

Thu, Dec 21, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Genre: Holiday, Romance | Led by: Cindy | Drop-in event

Fri, Dec 22, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Choose your own movie! Vote on a popular movie of your choice at the start of the program. Snacks and sodas will be provided. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 12:00am

Fri, Dec 22, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Families: Come to the library and spend some quality time building together!

Sat, Dec 23, 10:30am - 11:00am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 with adult(s): Enjoy children's stories and songs in Arabic. No signup required.

Sat, Dec 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 4-8: Show off your skills and join us for chess and checker fun! Beginners and experts alike are welcome. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 12:00am

Tue, Dec 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Create an assortment of buttons to decorate your bag or jacket. Signup required.

Fri, Dec 29, 11:30am - 12:15pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Families: Ring in the New Year with us as we create crafts, play games, dance, and countdown our way into 2024! Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 12:00am

Fri, Dec 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Practice drawing techniques using charcoal and pencils. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 12:00am

Sat, Dec 30, 11:30am - 12:15pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages: 3-8 yrs with adult(s): Do you prefer a quieter way to celebrate? Join us as we celebrate the New Year snail-style and enjoy a variety of low key activities. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 15 2023 at 12:00am

Tue, Jan 02, All day
Families with children ages 3- 8: Sign up for a movie subscription box with a new theme each month. This month is focused on snow and winter.
Registration opens Friday, December 15 2023 at 12:00am

Tue, Jan 02, All day
Families with children ages 9-12: Sign up for a movie subscription box with a new theme each month. This month is focused on snow and winter.
Registration opens Friday, December 15 2023 at 12:00am