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Dementia Conversations

2024-02-13 14:00:00 2024-02-13 15:00:00 America/Chicago Dementia Conversations Learn tips and strategies for difficult but important conversations about changes related to those experiencing dementia. Sign up to attend in person or view recording later. Tinley Park Public Library - 1st floor - Meeting Room B

Tuesday, February 13
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-02-13 14:00:00 2024-02-13 15:00:00 America/Chicago Dementia Conversations Learn tips and strategies for difficult but important conversations about changes related to those experiencing dementia. Sign up to attend in person or view recording later. Tinley Park Public Library - 1st floor - Meeting Room B

Tinley Park Public Library

1st floor - Meeting Room B

Learn tips and strategies for difficult but important conversations about changes related to those experiencing dementia. Sign up to attend in person or view recording later.

If you know someone who is experiencing changes in memory, thinking, and behavior, this education program provides tips and strategies for difficult but important conversations about changes related to dementia. Presented by the Alzheimer's Association. Sign up to attend in person or view recording later. 

AGE GROUP: | Adult |

EVENT TYPE: | Senior-friendly | Home & Lifestyle | Health & Fitness |

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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, Feb 19 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Feb 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Feb 21 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Feb 22 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Feb 23 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Sat, Feb 24 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Feb 25 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

Fri, Feb 23, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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, Feb 23, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Play friendly matches of Super Smash Bros. on Nintendo Switch with fellow gamers. Signup required.
This event is full

Sat, Feb 24, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Bring your phone or tablet to learn what makes Android unique. Signup required.
This event is full

Sat, Feb 24, 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.
This event is full

Sun, Feb 25, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use Consumer Reports to access articles and product reviews. Signup required.

Mon, Feb 26, 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 January 15.

Mon, Feb 26, 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, Feb 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Start your genealogy research with the library's edition of the popular database. Signup required.

Mon, Feb 26, 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, Feb 26, 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, Feb 26, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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.

Mon, Feb 26, 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

Tue, Feb 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
A comfortable social gathering for people experiencing memory loss to attend with their care partners. Includes creative engagement activities and live music by the Glennsvibes Duet. Signup required.

Tue, Feb 27, 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.
This event is full

Tue, Feb 27, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 9-12: Read and talk about books! This month we will discuss And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie and choose the book for the following month. Signup required.

Wed, Feb 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your VHS tapes. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
This event is full

Wed, Feb 28, 5:30pm - 6:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Your child and their favorite adult will create a keepsake art project. Signup required.
This event is full

Wed, Feb 28, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Board Room
Committee of the Whole meeting of the Library Board of Trustees

Wed, Feb 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Board Room
Monthly meeting of the Library Board of Trustees

Thu, Feb 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Steve Darnall explores Chicago's many contributions to the Golden Age of Radio, including soap operas, juvenile adventure serials, and local legends that became national sensations. Signup required.

Thu, Feb 29, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software. Signup required.

Thu, Feb 29, 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 January 15.

Fri, Mar 01, All day
Krystin Slick presents modern Irish recipes with a twist! Sign up to receive link one day prior to event to watch the recording anytime March 1-31, or visit our Virtual Events Recording page.

Fri, Mar 01, All day
Grades 6-12: Sign up quarterly at tplibrary.me/teen-boxes for a monthly subscription box with books, movies, and fun extras, chosen by your favorite librarians based on your preferences.

Fri, Mar 01, All day
Grades 3-5: Sign up at tplibrary.me/junior-reads every quarter for a monthly subscription bag with books and goodies, chosen based on your reading preferences.

Fri, Mar 01, All day
Grades K-2: Sign up quarterly at tplibrary.me/ready-readers-bags for a monthly subscription bag with books and goodies, chosen based on your interests.

Fri, Mar 01, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Genre: Romance | Led by: Megan | Sip Wine Bar

Fri, Mar 01, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your VHS tapes. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.

Fri, Mar 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Play a friendly game of Mario Kart on the library's Nintendo Switches with fellow gamers.
This event is full

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

Sat, Mar 02, 10:30am - 11:15am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Join us for this weekend offering which encourages families to explore toys, board books, music, and movement. No signup required.

Sun, Mar 03, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Come out and see decorated floats, community groups, local schools, businesses, and the library Bookmobile! Parade steps off from 179th street proceeding north bound on Oak Park Ave. to 17219.

Mon, Mar 04, All day
Ages 3-8 years: Calling all crafters! March is National Craft Month and we will be ready with a new craft kit for you to pick up each Monday in March. One per person, while supplies last.

Mon, Mar 04, All day
Families with children ages 3-8: Sign up for a movie subscription bag with a new theme each month! This month's focus is Female Main Characters. Signup required; begins Feb 15. Pickup begins Mar 4.
This event is full

Mon, Mar 04, All day
Families with children ages 9-12: Sign up for a movie subscription bag with a new theme each month! This month's focus is Female Main Characters. Signup required; begins Feb 15. Pickup begins Mar 4.
This event is full

Mon, Mar 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Enjoy a recording of our storytime with stories, songs, and more. Signup required; select the whole series and receive a link to a new recording each Monday morning.

Mon, Mar 04, 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.
This event is full

Rescheduled
Mon, Mar 04, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
New date Monday, March 11, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Grades K-5: 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 on library event calendar. Signup required.

Tue, Mar 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, Mar 05, 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. Drop-in event.

Tue, Mar 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, Mar 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use the library's HeritageQuest database for genealogy research. Signup required.

Tue, Mar 05, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 4-5: Learn to play a hilarious game that combines Pictionary and the telephone game into one! Signup required.
This event is full

Tue, Mar 05, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Life can throw curve balls that we do not expect. Learn how to celebrate the wins, change your perspective and utilize the power of positive pep talk! Signup required.

Wed, Mar 06, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Stories, fingerplays, and songs for two year olds. No signup required.

Wed, Mar 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, Mar 06, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
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.

Wed, Mar 06, 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.

Wed, Mar 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn techniques to help your resume get seen by a human. Signup required.

Wed, Mar 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Come join us as we make crafts to celebrate National Crafting Month. Signup required.
This event is full

Thu, Mar 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, Mar 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, Mar 07, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software. Signup required.

Thu, Mar 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. We'll conclude with fun activities! Signup required.
This event is full

Thu, Mar 07, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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.

Thu, Mar 07, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 with adult(s): Join us each week for themed stories, songs, activities, and a craft! No signup required.

Fri, Mar 08, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Stories, fingerplays, and songs for two year olds. No signup required.

Fri, Mar 08, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Lobby
Learn how to reduce your energy consumption by visiting the table in the lobby. The Energy Force Ambassador program is a job-training program for adults with disabilities.

Fri, Mar 08, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
2023 | R | 133 minutes | Comedy, Drama | Closed Captioning | Drop-in event. 

Fri, Mar 08, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
2023 | R | 133 minutes | Comedy, Drama | Closed Captioning | Drop-in event. 

Sat, Mar 09, 10:00am - 2:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Grades 6-12: Calling all teen artists! Collaborate on a 3D painting project for the Benches on the Avenue installation in downtown Tinley Park. Signup required.
This event is full

Sat, Mar 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Enjoy children's stories and songs in Spanish. No signup required.

Sat, Mar 09, 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.

Sun, Mar 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Be delightfully entertained with hits from popular crooners of the 40s, 50s, and 60s including the Andrews Sisters, the McGuire Sisters, Doris Day, Elvis, and more! Signup required.
This event is full

Sun, Mar 10, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application. Signup required.
This event is full

Mon, Mar 11, All day
Ages 3-8 years: Calling all crafters! March is National Craft Month and we will be ready with a new craft kit for you to pick up each Monday in March. One per person, while supplies last.

Mon, Mar 11, 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 February 15.

Mon, Mar 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Enjoy a recording of our storytime with stories, songs, and more. Signup required; select the whole series and receive a link to a new recording each Monday morning.

Mon, Mar 11, 10:00am - 11:30am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Enhance your professional presence with a LinkedIn profile. Signup required.

Mon, Mar 11, 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, Mar 11, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn some of the more advanced features of Microsoft PowerPoint. Signup required.

Mon, Mar 11, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-5: 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 on library event calendar. Signup required.
This event is full

Mon, Mar 11, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 4-5: Learn a few simple stitches and create a felt bunny. All supplies provided. Signup required.
This event is full

Mon, Mar 11, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-5: 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 on library event calendar. Signup required.
This event is full

Mon, Mar 11, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-5: 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 on library event calendar. Signup required.
This event is full

Tue, Mar 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, Mar 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to create a Google account and about the suite of free services it grants you access to. Signup required.

Tue, Mar 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, Mar 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use historical newspapers for genealogy research. Signup required.

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

Wed, Mar 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Stories, fingerplays, and songs for two year olds. No signup required.

Wed, Mar 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, Mar 13, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A
Genre: Thriller, Suspense | Led by: Dominique | Drop-in event

Wed, Mar 13, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
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.

Wed, Mar 13, 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: Fairytales! Signup required.
This event is full

Wed, Mar 13, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
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.

Wed, Mar 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Watch at home and come to the library to discuss. 2023 | PG-13 | 114 minutes | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy | Drop-in event

Thu, Mar 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, Mar 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 February 15.

Thu, Mar 14, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn to record, edit, and share videos with green screen technology. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.

Thu, Mar 14, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 with adult(s): Join us each week for themed stories, songs, activities, and a craft! No signup required.

Sat, Mar 16, 10:00am - 2:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Grades 6-12: Calling all teen artists! Collaborate on a 3D painting project for the Benches on the Avenue installation in downtown Tinley Park. Signup required.
This event is full

Sat, Mar 16, 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, Mar 16, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Families: Join us for a reading of "How to Catch a Leprechaun" and then put your family's creative skills to the test as you create your very own leprechaun trap! Signup required.
This event is full

Sun, Mar 17, 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.
This event is full

Mon, Mar 18, All day
Ages 3-8 years: Calling all crafters! March is National Craft Month and we will be ready with a new craft kit for you to pick up each Monday in March. One per person, while supplies last.

Mon, Mar 18, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Enjoy a recording of our storytime with stories, songs, and more. Signup required; select the whole series and receive a link to a new recording each Monday morning.

Mon, Mar 18, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Familiarize yourself with Microsoft's Windows 11. Signup required.

Mon, Mar 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Join Lynn Rymarz in this dramatic portrayal of Ruth Handler. Hear the story of Barbie, from inspiration to creation, as well as Ruth's story from humble beginnings to success. Signup required.

Tue, Mar 19, 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, Mar 19, 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.

Tue, Mar 19, 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. Drop-in event.

Tue, Mar 19, 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, Mar 19, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Learn about Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology innovations and how AI can influence various aspects of our lives and industries. Signup required.

Tue, Mar 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.

Wed, Mar 20, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Stories, fingerplays, and songs for two year olds. No signup required.

Wed, Mar 20, 10:00am - 11:30am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the benefits and drawbacks of cloud storage. Informational, no individual technology support provided. Signup required.

Wed, Mar 20, 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, Mar 20, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
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.

Wed, Mar 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
The Adler Planetarium's Michelle Nichols explains what eclipses are, where to see them, when to look, and how to view them safely. Attend in person or view the recording later. Signup required.

Wed, Mar 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Academy Award winning costume designer Ruth E. Carter explores the passion that inspires her pieces spanning Spike Lee costume design to Wakanda. Signup required.Register

Wed, Mar 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Start your genealogy research with the library's edition of the popular database. Signup required.

Thu, Mar 21, 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, Mar 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, Mar 21, 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, Mar 21, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room 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 February 15.

Thu, Mar 21, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 with adult(s): Join us each week for themed stories, songs, activities, and a craft! No signup required.

Thu, Mar 21, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Genre: Memoir | Led by: Doug | Drop-in event

Fri, Mar 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Stories, fingerplays, and songs for two year olds. No signup required.

Fri, Mar 22, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Families: Come to the library and spend some quality time building together! No signup required.

Fri, Mar 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Follow step-by-step directions to create digital art using the ProCreate app on the library's iPads. Signup required.
This event is full

Sat, Mar 23, 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.

Sat, Mar 23, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use various Google apps on your smartphone. Signup required.

Sun, Mar 24, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Celebrate Ramadan through stories, songs, and a craft activity. Signup required.
This event is full

Sun, Mar 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Learn about streaming services, like Netflix and Hulu, and streaming devices, like Apple TV and Roku. Signup required.

Mon, Mar 25, All day
Ages 3-8 years: Calling all crafters! March is National Craft Month and we will be ready with a new craft kit for you to pick up each Monday in March. One per person, while supplies last.

Mon, Mar 25, 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 February 15.

Mon, Mar 25, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Enjoy a recording of our storytime with stories, songs, and more. Signup required; select the whole series and receive a link to a new recording each Monday morning.

Mon, Mar 25, 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, Mar 25, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
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: Fairytales! Signup required.
This event is full

Mon, Mar 25, 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, Mar 25, 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, Mar 25, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-5: 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 on library event calendar. Signup required.
This event is full

Mon, Mar 25, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-5: 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 on library event calendar. Signup required.
This event is full

Mon, Mar 25, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-5: 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 on library event calendar. Signup required.
This event is full

Tue, Mar 26, 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, Mar 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
A comfortable social gathering for people experiencing memory loss to attend with their care partners. Includes creative engagement activities and live music by the Glennsvibes Duet. Signup required.

Tue, Mar 26, 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, Mar 26, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Bring your phone or tablet to learn what makes Android unique. Signup required.
This event is full

Tue, Mar 26, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application. Signup required.

Tue, Mar 26, 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.

Wed, Mar 27, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Stories, fingerplays, and songs for two year olds. No signup required.

Wed, Mar 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
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.

Wed, Mar 27, 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, Mar 27, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
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.

Wed, Mar 27, 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.

Wed, Mar 27, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Join us for this guided meditation featuring crystal bowl playing, chimes, and drums. Bring a mat or blanket. Signup required.

Wed, Mar 27, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Board Room
Monthly meeting of the Library Board of Trustees

Thu, Mar 28, 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, Mar 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to find and listen to podcasts on your favorite devices. Signup required.

Thu, Mar 28, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 with adult(s): Join us each week for themed stories, songs, activities, and a craft! No signup required.

Mon, Apr 01, All day
Families with children ages 3-8: Sign up for a movie subscription bag with a new theme each month! This month is focused on adventures. Signup required; begins March 15. Pickup begins April 1.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Mon, Apr 01, All day
Families with children ages 9-12: Sign up for a movie subscription bag with a new theme each month! This month is focused on adventures. Signup required; begins March 15. Pickup begins April 1.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Mon, Apr 01, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Enjoy a recording of our storytime with stories, songs, and more. Signup required; select the whole series and receive a link to a new recording each Monday morning.

Mon, Apr 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Start your genealogy research with the library's edition of the popular database. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Apr 01, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn to enhance your photos with Adobe Photoshop. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Apr 02, 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, Apr 02, 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. Drop-in event.

Tue, Apr 02, 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, Apr 02, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Enhance your professional presence with a LinkedIn profile. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Apr 02, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room B
Attorney Amy Delaney presents legal advice to ensure your child will stay financially secure, while continuing to qualify for government benefits, as they grow into adulthood. Signup required.

Tue, Apr 02, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Spin the wheel and solve the puzzle! Join us to play a version of the popular game show Wheel of Fortune. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Wed, Apr 03, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Stories, fingerplays, and songs for two year olds. No signup required.

Wed, Apr 03, 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.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Apr 03, 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, Apr 03, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
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.

Wed, Apr 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Dr. Grandin, a prominent speaker and professor who has been at the forefront of research and activism for autism and neurodiversity for decades, shares on the gifts of neurodiversity. Signup required.Register

Wed, Apr 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Decorate your own wooden windchime and enjoy some snacks. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Thu, Apr 04, 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, Apr 04, 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, Apr 04, 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. We'll conclude with fun activities! Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Thu, Apr 04, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 with adult(s): Join us each week for themed stories, songs, activities, and a craft! No signup required.

Fri, Apr 05, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Stories, fingerplays, and songs for two year olds. No signup required.

Fri, Apr 05, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Familiarize yourself with Microsoft's Windows 11. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Sat, Apr 06, All day
Discarded library magazines are available for free on the first Saturday of the month.

Sat, Apr 06, 11:00am - 11:45am
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Families: Join us for Grammy-nominated Nanny Nikki and her band's performance of children's music and a family storytime. Signup required for each person attending.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Sat, Apr 06, 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 Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Sun, Apr 07, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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 Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Apr 08, 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 March 15.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Apr 08, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Enjoy a recording of our storytime with stories, songs, and more. Signup required; select the whole series and receive a link to a new recording each Monday morning.

Mon, Apr 08, 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, Apr 08, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
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: Springtime! Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Mon, Apr 08, 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. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Apr 08, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-5: 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 on library event calendar. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Mon, Apr 08, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 6-12: Learn a few simple stitches and create a vanilla-scented felt coffee! All supplies provided. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Mon, Apr 08, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-5: 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 on library event calendar. Signup required.

Mon, Apr 08, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-5: Readers practice their developing skills out loud to a greyhound for up to 15 minutes. Start times at 7:30 and 7:45pm. Further details on library event calendar. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Tue, Apr 09, 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, Apr 09, 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, Apr 09, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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 Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Apr 09, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades K-1: We're celebrating National Unicorn Day with a story, craft, and game! Signup required.

Tue, Apr 09, 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 Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Tue, Apr 09, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Hang out with your friends, eat cookies, sip on a hot drink, and enjoy a different activity each time. Signup required.

Wed, Apr 10, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Lobby
We appreciate you! Stop by the library between 9 am-12 pm or 3-6 pm for free coffee and a delicious treat. Look for hidden items in the Bookmobile to win a prize!

Wed, Apr 10, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Stories, fingerplays, and songs for two year olds. No signup required.

Wed, Apr 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn to create and store secure passwords. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Apr 10, 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, Apr 10, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A
Genre: Historical | Led by: Megan | Drop-in event

Wed, Apr 10, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
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.

Wed, Apr 10, 3:00pm - 6:00pm
We appreciate you! Stop by the library between 9 am-12 pm or 3-6 pm for free coffee and a delicious treat. Look for hidden items in the Bookmobile to win a prize!

Wed, Apr 10, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to find people and business data using Data Axle's Reference Solutions. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Apr 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Watch at home and come to the library to discuss. 1995 | PG | 127 minutes | Comedy, Drama, Romance | Drop-in event

Thu, Apr 11, 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, Apr 11, 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 March 15.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Apr 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to access legal forms and other resources using the GALE Legal Forms database. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Apr 11, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 with adult(s): Join us each week for themed stories, songs, activities, and a craft! No signup required.

Fri, Apr 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2 years with adult(s): Stories, fingerplays, and songs for two year olds. No signup required.

Fri, Apr 12, 11:00am - 1:15pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
2023 | PG-13 | 103 minutes | Crime, Drama, Horror | Closed Captioning | Drop-in event. 

Fri, Apr 12, 2:00pm - 3:45pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
2023 | PG-13 | 103 minutes | Crime, Drama, Horror | Closed Captioning | Drop-in event. 

Fri, Apr 12, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use Consumer Reports to access articles and product reviews. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Fri, Apr 12, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Families: Come to the library and spend some quality time with your family for a movie night! A snack and drink will be provided. No signup required.

Fri, Apr 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Learn the basics of playing the ukulele on instruments provided by the library. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Sat, Apr 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Enjoy children's stories and songs in Spanish. No signup required.

Sat, Apr 13, 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 Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Sun, Apr 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Vito Zatto brings you a show full of comedy, impersonations, singing, and good times! Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Apr 15, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Apr 15, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
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, Apr 16, 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 Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Apr 16, 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. Drop-in event.

Tue, Apr 16, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
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 Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Apr 16, 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 Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Wed, Apr 17, 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 March 15.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Apr 17, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2-3 years with adult(s): Enjoy stories, songs, and a craft. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Thu, Apr 18, 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, Apr 18, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the benefits and drawbacks of cloud storage. Informational, no individual technology support provided. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Apr 18, 5:30pm - 6:15pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Bring your stuffed animal to the library for storytime. Tuck them in for the night and pick them up in the morning after 10 am to see what fun they had. Signup required.

Thu, Apr 18, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A
Genre: Poetry, Historical | Led by: Cindy | Drop-in event

Fri, Apr 19, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Bring your iPhone or iPad to learn more about Apple's mobile devices. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Fri, Apr 19, 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, Apr 20, 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 Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Sat, Apr 20, 11:00am - 2:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Drop by and pick out some new-to-you fabric or yarn! Donations will be accepted April 13-19. View awesome completed sewing and yarn projects and enter to win a JOANN Fabrics gift card.

Sat, Apr 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Record your own oral history, music, or podcast. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Sun, Apr 21, 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.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Apr 22, 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 March 15.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Apr 22, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn to format and arrange data to improve the functionality and analysis of your dataset. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Apr 22, 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, Apr 22, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 2-3: Celebrate Earth Day with fun crafts and activities. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Mon, Apr 22, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-5: 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 on library event calendar. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Mon, Apr 22, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-5: 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 on library event calendar. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Mon, Apr 22, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-5: 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 on library event calendar. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Tue, Apr 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use various Google apps on your smartphone. Signup required.

Tue, Apr 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
A comfortable social gathering for people experiencing memory loss to attend with their care partners. Includes creative engagement activities and live music by the Glennsvibes Duet. Signup required.

Tue, Apr 23, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 2-3: Are you a poet and didn't even know it? Learn about some amazing poems by well-known authors and even create a poem of your very own! Signup required.

Tue, Apr 23, 6:00pm - 7:15pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Local cookbook author and food blogger Heifa Odeh of Fufu's Kitchen shares recipes, stories, and easy dishes to experience the amazing flavors of the Middle East. Samples provided. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Apr 23, 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 Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Wed, Apr 24, 11:00am - 11:45am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): This movement-based program uses yoga to build both gross and fine motor skills through stories and songs. Don't forget to bring your favorite yoga mat! Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Wed, Apr 24, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
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 Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Apr 24, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Board Room
Monthly meeting of the Library Board of Trustees

Wed, Apr 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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 Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Apr 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to find and listen to podcasts on your favorite devices. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Apr 25, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Apr 25, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Parents: Join school social worker and author of "Mystery Feelings," Joy Gallivan, for an evening discussing the importance of playing board games with your child. Signup required.

Fri, Apr 26, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Your little one is naturally curious - eager to explore and discover the world around them! Join us for STEM activities designed just for them. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Fri, Apr 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Hone your skills by using oil pastels to create original works of art. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Sat, Apr 27, 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, Apr 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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 Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Apr 29, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn advanced level Excel skills. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Apr 29, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Get inspired by an evening of live poetry. Sit back and enjoy readings of original poems by local writers or share your own creative work. Signup required, ages 18+.

Mon, Apr 29, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Bring your phone or tablet to learn what makes Android unique. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Apr 30, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2-3 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, songs, and fun as we dance and sing together with instruments, scarves, music, and, of course, books! Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 12:00am

Wed, May 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use the Novelist+ database to discover new books to read. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, May 01, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Parents: Bill Brady helps you gear up for summer with some water safety tips. He has been a Boating Safety Inspector for 30 years with DNR and a Vessel Safety Inspector for 20 years. Signup required.

Wed, May 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-8: Learn the basics of crocheting and make your own craft. Experts and beginners alike are welcome. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 12:00am

Thu, May 02, 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, May 02, 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 Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, May 02, 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. We'll conclude with fun activities! Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 12:00am

Thu, May 02, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Enjoy non-stop fun without the hassle and cost of driving to a comedy club. This interactive, high-energy improv show of five performers is driven by suggestions from the audience. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

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

Sat, May 04, 9:00am - 11:00am
Drive up and have your sensitive papers and documents shredded on site. A maximum of two standard-sized paper boxes is allowed per vehicle. Located at the 80th Avenue Metra Station. Drop-in event.

Sat, May 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Enjoy children's stories and songs in Spanish. No signup required.

Sat, May 04, 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 Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Sun, May 05, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 3-5: It's a mom's day event! Participants, bring your special person with you and create something you can share. All supplies will be provided. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 12:00am

Sun, May 05, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, May 06, All day
Families with children ages 3-8: Sign up for a movie subscription bag with a new theme each month! This month is focused on animals. Signup required; begins April 15. Pickup begins May 6.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 12:00am

Mon, May 06, All day
Families with children ages 9-12: Sign up for a movie subscription bag with a new theme each month! This month is focused on animals. Signup required; begins April 15. Pickup begins May 6.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 12:00am

Mon, May 06, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use various Google apps on your smartphone. Signup required.

Mon, May 06, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Appreciate your garden from a whole new light - at night! Horticulturalist Nina Koziol shares tips to fill your garden with white flowers & native plants that reflect the moonlight. Signup required.

Mon, May 06, 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.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, May 06, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-5: 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 on library event calendar. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 12:00am

Mon, May 06, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-5: 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 on library event calendar. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 12:00am

Mon, May 06, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-5: 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 on library event calendar. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 12:00am

Tue, May 07, 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.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, May 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. Drop-in event.

Tue, May 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use the library's HeritageHub database for genealogy research. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, May 07, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Teams will try to name the top answers to nation-wide surveys. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 12:00am

Tue, May 07, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Kal Penn discusses his many lives: writer, producer, former White House staff member, starring actor of "Harold and Kumar" and much more. Signup required.

Wed, May 08, 9:30am - 11:30am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Bring your phone or tablet to learn what makes Android unique. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

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

Wed, May 08, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 3-5: Have fun with a variety of games and activities all about the "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" books. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 12:00am

Wed, May 08, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, May 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Watch at home and come to the library to discuss. 2019 | R | 120 minutes | Drama, Music | Drop-in event

Thu, May 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 April 15.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, May 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn some of the more advanced features of Microsoft PowerPoint. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Fri, May 10, 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 Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Fri, May 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Follow step-by-step directions to create an original painting. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 12:00am

Sat, May 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Celebrate Mother's Day by creating two special gifts for mom! No signup required.

Sat, May 11, 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 Monday, April 15 2024 at 12:00am

Sat, May 11, 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.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, May 13, 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 April 15.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, May 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to create a Google account and about the suite of free services it grants you access to. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, May 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, May 13, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Learn about streaming services, like Netflix and Hulu, and streaming devices, like Apple TV and Roku. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, May 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Join historian Robert Mueller as he provides a unique view of the great struggles for conquest over the past 600 years, from the Hundred Years War to the battles of World War II. Signup required.

Tue, May 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to find people and business data using Data Axle's Reference Solutions. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, May 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 Monday, April 15 2024 at 12:00am

Tue, May 14, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, May 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 drink, and enjoy a different activity each time. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 12:00am

Wed, May 15, 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: Springtime! Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 12:00am

Wed, May 15, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn to format and arrange data to improve the functionality and analysis of your dataset. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, May 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 April 15.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, May 16, 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, May 16, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the benefits and drawbacks of cloud storage. Informational, no individual technology support provided. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, May 16, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A
Genre: Literary | Led by: Jenn | Drop-in event

Fri, May 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, May 18, 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 Monday, April 15 2024 at 12:00am

Sat, May 18, 11:00am - 2:00pm
Drop by the library to meet some adoptable pets, make your own dog or cat toy, and learn ways to help shelter animals. Donations of PAWS of Tinley Park wish list items will be collected May 1-18.

Sat, May 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Learn about Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology innovations and how AI can influence various aspects of our lives and industries. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Sun, May 19, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Enjoy an engaging performance featuring the music of Neil Diamond. Performance by tribute artist Denny Diamond. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, May 20, 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, May 20, 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, May 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 9-12: Take some time to unwind and de-stress from studying for finals with some therapy dogs! Drop in for a few snuggles, cuddles, and plenty of affection from these pups. No signup required.

Tue, May 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. Drop-in event.

Tue, May 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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 Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, May 21, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Local cooks Sandi Reich and Jody Markus educate us on the origins of kosher cooking, its importance, and how to make some sweet and savory recipes. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, May 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12: Make a difference at your library by completing service projects and meeting other teens from your community. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 12:00am

Wed, May 22, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Bring your iPhone or iPad to learn more about Apple's mobile devices. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, May 22, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn advanced level Excel skills. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, May 23, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Finishing Grades 6-12: Auditions are being held for this year's Fairy Tale Theatre production. For more information, please visit tplibrary.me/ftt-actors or call the Youth Services Desk.

Thu, May 23, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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 Monday, April 15 2024 at 9:00am