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A Glorious Perspective

2024-03-05 18:30:00 2024-03-05 19:30:00 America/Chicago A Glorious Perspective 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. Tinley Park Public Library - 1st floor - Meeting Room A&B

Tuesday, March 05
6:30pm - 7:30pm

Add to Calendar 2024-03-05 18:30:00 2024-03-05 19:30:00 America/Chicago A Glorious Perspective 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. Tinley Park Public Library - 1st floor - Meeting Room A&B

Tinley Park Public Library

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.

Hear how Ericka overcame breast cancer with a “glorious” attitude. Life can throw curve balls that we do not expect. Learn how to celebrate the wins, change your perspective, utilize the power of positive pep talk and other techniques that will have you come out on top!

Speaker Bio: Ericka Glorious Moore is a high-energy interactive motivational speaker, best-selling author, mental health coach and entrepreneur. Ericka is focused on using research, laughter, and experience to show people how to heal from their past and excel. Ericka’s relatable, fun approach inspires audiences to embrace their value, surpass their goals, and plan for the future. To learn more about Ericka, visit her website at: erickagloriousmoore.com

AGE GROUP: | Adult |

EVENT TYPE: | Health & Fitness | Entertainment & Culture |

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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, Apr 15 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Apr 16 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Apr 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Apr 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Apr 19 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Sat, Apr 20 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Apr 21 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

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 is now closed

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.
Registration is now closed

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 is now closed

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 is now closed

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.
This event is full

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.

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.
This event is full

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.
This event is full

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.

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.
This event is full

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.

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.

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.

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.
This event is full

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, 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.
This event is full

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.

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.
This event is full

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.
This event is full

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.
This event is full

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.
This event is full

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.

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.
This event is full

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.

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.

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.

Thu, Apr 25, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software. Signup required.

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.

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.
This event is full

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.

Mon, Apr 29, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn advanced level Excel skills. Signup required.
This event is full

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.

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.

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.

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.
This event is full

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.
This event is full

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.

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.
This event is full

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.

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.

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.
This event is full

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.Register

Wed, May 08, 9:30am - 11:30am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Bring your phone or tablet to learn what makes Android unique. Signup required.

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.

Wed, May 08, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application. Signup required.

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.

Thu, May 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn some of the more advanced features of Microsoft PowerPoint. Signup required.

Fri, May 10, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
2023 | PG-13 | 154 minutes | Action, Adventure | Closed Captioning | Drop-in event. 

Fri, May 10, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
2023 | PG-13 | 154 minutes | Action, Adventure | Closed Captioning | Drop-in event. 

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.
This event is full

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.

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.

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.

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.

Sat, May 18, 11:00am - 2:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Drop by the library to meet some adoptable pets, make a dog or cat craft, 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 - Computer Classroom
Learn about Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology innovations and how AI can influence various aspects of our lives and industries. Signup required.

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.
This event is full

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.

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.

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.

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.

Wed, May 22, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn advanced level Excel skills. Signup required.

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.

Fri, May 24, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to access legal forms and other resources using the GALE Legal Forms database. Signup required.

Fri, May 24, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Families: Come to the library and spend some quality time together! Be the first to answer family-friendly trivia while playing Kahoot!, the game where speed counts! No signup required.

Fri, May 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Join us and test your pop culture knowledge. There will be small prizes for the winners. Signup required.

Sat, May 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.

Tue, May 28, 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, May 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

Tue, May 28, 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, May 29, 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.

Wed, May 29, 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.

Thu, May 30, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn techniques to help your resume get seen by a human. Signup required.

Thu, May 30, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Familiarize yourself with Microsoft's Windows 11. Signup required.

Thu, May 30, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades 6-12: Channel your inner gardener as you use plants, flowers and miniatures to create a unique gardening scene in the containers on our balcony. Signup required.

Thu, May 30, 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 April 15.

Thu, May 30, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades 6-12: Channel your inner gardener as you use plants, flowers and miniatures to create a unique gardening scene in the containers on our balcony. Signup required.

Fri, May 31, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use Consumer Reports to access articles and product reviews. Signup required.

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

Sat, Jun 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.

Sat, Jun 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.

Sat, Jun 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.

Sat, Jun 01, 10:00am - 10:30am
Kick-off summer with a storytime under the pavilion and the opportunity to sign up for the 2024 Summer Reading Challenge. Families can also enjoy a discounted round of mini-golf. Drop-in event.

Sun, Jun 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Enjoy musical hits from the 50's, 60's, and 70's. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Jun 03, 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 animated films. Signup required; begins May 15. Pickup begins June 3.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Mon, Jun 03, 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 animated films. Signup required; begins May 15. Pickup begins June 3.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Mon, Jun 03, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
2024 | PG-13 | 104 minutes | | Drama, Music | Closed Captioning | Drop-in event.

Mon, Jun 03, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
2024 | PG-13 | 104 minutes | | Drama, Music | Closed Captioning | Drop-in event.

Tue, Jun 04, 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, Jun 04, 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 July 2. Drop-in event.

Tue, Jun 04, 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, Jun 04, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
For Parents: The Forest Preserve District of Will County will share ways to engage in the outdoors with your family; spotlighting programs, events and on-site FPDWC activities. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Tue, Jun 04, 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, Jun 05, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to create Microsoft PowerPoint slideshows with dynamic features to spice up your presentations. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Jun 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.

Wed, Jun 05, 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, Jun 05, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
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 Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Jun 05, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Learn to make informed decisions in the home buying process, from qualifying for a loan to insurance, inspections, and signing legal documents. Light refreshments will be provided. Signup required.

Thu, Jun 06, 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, Jun 06, 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, Jun 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use various Google apps on your smartphone. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 06, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Join us each week for themed stories, songs, activities, and a craft! No signup required.

Thu, Jun 06, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
In this special session, groove in your chair to disco favorites, followed by socializing and refreshments. Dress comfortably. 70's and Disco attire encouraged! Signup begins May 15.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Fri, Jun 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Families: Spend the morning learning about animals from around the world with Sharon Peterson, the "Bat Lady." Meet Rico the sloth, mammals, birds, reptiles and more. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Fri, Jun 07, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Entering Grades 6-12: Create and animate your own stop motion movie using our iPads and LEGOS! Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Sat, Jun 08, 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, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Sat, Jun 08, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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 Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Jun 10, 10:00am - 10:45am
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Work out your brain as well as your body in this fun, creative, and playful chair exercise program. Signup required for each in-person session. Signup for this session begins on May 15.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Jun 10, 10:00am - 11:30am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Enhance your professional presence with a LinkedIn profile. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

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

Mon, Jun 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Entering Grades 6-8: Learn the basics of crocheting and make your own craft. Experts and beginners alike are welcome. Signup required.

Mon, Jun 10, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Pavilion
Entering Grades 3-5: You've seen the show. Now, it's your turn to give it a try! Attempt and complete a variety of fun and challenging tasks in under a minute. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Mon, Jun 10, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Entering grades 6-12: Join us for some tie dye fun! Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Tue, Jun 11, 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, Jun 11, 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, Jun 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Relive the Bobs, Aladdin's Castle, and the Flying Turns as Larry Bergnach leads a memory-filled program about the famous amusement park at Belmont and Western Avenues in Chicago. Signup required.

Tue, Jun 11, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
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 Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Jun 11, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Entering grades 6-12: Help plan teen programs at the library. Pizza and pop are served. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Tue, Jun 11, 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.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Jun 11, 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.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Wed, Jun 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
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.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Jun 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.

Wed, Jun 12, 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, Jun 12, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Genre: Dystopian | Led by: Dominique | Drop-in event

Wed, Jun 12, 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 Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Wed, Jun 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Watch at home and come to the library to discuss. 1984 | R | 111 minutes | Drama, Music, Romance | Drop-in event

Thu, Jun 13, 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, Jun 13, 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 May 15.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 13, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Bring your phone or tablet to learn what makes Android unique. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades 6-12: Come make your own terrarium as a fun way to bring the outdoors in. Sign up required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Thu, Jun 13, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Join us each week for themed stories, songs, activities, and a craft! No signup required.

Fri, Jun 14, 11:00am - 11:45am
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Families: Learn about amazing amphibians that live around us. Grasp the safe way to hold these croakin' critters! Presented by an expert from the Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Fri, Jun 14, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
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.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Fri, Jun 14, 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 Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Fri, Jun 14, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Entering grades 9-12. Fumes of Mod Podge is a student-written and directed production based on the experiences of the actors. Anyone interested in participating should attend this mandatory meeting.

Fri, Jun 14, 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.

Sat, Jun 15, 10:30am - 11:30am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3?8 years with adult(s): Drop in to make a craft or two for your special person!

Mon, Jun 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to find and listen to podcasts on your favorite devices. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Jun 17, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Jillann Gabrielle presents an original one-woman musical about the iconic and enigmatic Swedish film star Greta Garbo, portraying three characters to tell her story. Signup required.

Tue, Jun 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your photos and slides. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Jun 18, 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, Jun 18, 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 July 2. Drop-in event.

Tue, Jun 18, 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, Jun 18, 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 Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Jun 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Entering grades 6-12: Make a difference at your library by completing service projects and meeting other teens from your community. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, June 15 2024 at 12:00am

Wed, Jun 19, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Familiarize yourself with Microsoft's Windows 11. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Jun 19, 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, Jun 19, 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, Jun 19, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Start your genealogy research with the library's edition of the popular database. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Jun 19, 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 May 15.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 20, 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, Jun 20, 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, Jun 20, 11:00am - 11:45am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 with adult(s): This movement based storytime 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 Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Thu, Jun 20, 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 Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grade 1: An introduction to literacy and STEAM concepts in a two-session series. The July series is a repeat of the June series. Sign up for one series only. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Thu, Jun 20, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Kindergarten: An introduction to literacy and STEAM concepts in a two-session series. The July series is a repeat of the June series. Sign up for one series only. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Thu, Jun 20, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Join us each week for themed stories, songs, activities, and a craft! No signup required.

Thu, Jun 20, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A
Genre: Suspense | Led by: Cindy | Drop-in event

Fri, Jun 21, 10:00am - 10:45am
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Families: Get excited about the science of Green Energy. Steve Belliveau presents topics, such as, carbon footprints and recycling with music, humor, and audience participation. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Fri, Jun 21, 11:00am - 11:45am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Entering grades K-2: Join us for a reading of Adam Wallace's How to Catch a Mermaid and participate in other mermaid-related activities and crafts. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Fri, Jun 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Fri, Jun 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Entering grades 6-12: Learn how to create complex 3-dimensional figures using simple origami folds. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Sat, Jun 22, 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. Edades 3-8 con adulto(s): Disfruta de los libros de cuentos para niños y las canciones en español.

Sat, Jun 22, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use Consumer Reports to access articles and product reviews. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Sun, Jun 23, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Join a representative from the Tinley Park chapter of PFLAG, who will present about important LGBTQ+ terms and what resources PFLAG offers. PFLAG is an advocacy group for parents. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Mon, Jun 24, 10:00am - 10:45am
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Work out your brain as well as your body in this fun, creative, and playful chair exercise program. Signup required for each in-person session. Signup for this session begins on May 15.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Jun 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use the library's HeritageQuest database for genealogy research. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

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

Mon, Jun 24, 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, Jun 24, 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, Jun 24, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the benefits and drawbacks of cloud storage. Informational, no individual technology support provided. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Jun 24, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Entering grades 4-5: Learn a few simple stitches and create a felt jellyfish . All supplies provided. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Tue, Jun 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn about Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology innovations and how AI can influence various aspects of our lives and industries. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Jun 25, 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, Jun 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
A comfortable social gathering for people living with dementia to attend with their care partners. Includes creative engagement activities and live music by the Glennsvibes Duet. Signup required.

Tue, Jun 25, 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, Jun 25, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades 2-3: We?re traveling the U.S. and exploring the beautiful islands of Hawaii! Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Tue, Jun 25, 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.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Jun 25, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Join Chef Maddox for a culinary exploration of cookout favorites. Learn some new recipes, and discover helpful tips and techniques. Samples and recipes will be provided. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Jun 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Entering 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, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Wed, Jun 26, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn some of the more advanced features of Microsoft PowerPoint. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Jun 26, 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, Jun 26, 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, Jun 26, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Genre: Literary Fiction | Led by: Jenn | Drop-in event

Wed, Jun 26, 3:30pm - 4:45pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades 4-5: Sign up for five classes of theater fun and acting games ending with an evening performance for family and friends. No lines to memorize. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Wed, Jun 26, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn techniques to help your resume get seen by a human. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Jun 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Entering Grades 6-12: Paint a smiley face, a flower, or anything you'd like on a rock! Examples and supplies provided. Signup required.

Thu, Jun 27, 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, Jun 27, 11:00am - 11:45am
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Entering K-1: Calling all busy bees! Let?s learn about why bees are so amazing as we listen to some stories and make a bee themed craft! Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Thu, Jun 27, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grade 1: An introduction to literacy and STEAM concepts in a two-session series. The July series is a repeat of the June series. Sign up for one series only. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Thu, Jun 27, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Kindergarten: An introduction to literacy and STEAM concepts in a two-session series. The July series is a repeat of the June series. Sign up for one series only. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Thu, Jun 27, 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 May 15.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Thu, Jun 27, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Join us each week for themed stories, songs, activities, and a craft! No signup required.

Fri, Jun 28, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Families: Smarty Pants presents Choose Your Balloon Adventure, a brand new show where the kids decide where the show will go! This program is packed with fun and giant balloon props. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Fri, Jun 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Record your own oral history, music, or podcast. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Fri, Jun 28, 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.

Fri, Jun 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Entering grades 6-12: Play a variety of video games on the library's Nintendo Switches. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Sat, Jun 29, 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, Jun 29, 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.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Jul 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 fantasy films. Signup required; begins June 15. Pickup begins July 1.
Registration opens Saturday, June 15 2024 at 12:00am

Mon, Jul 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 fantasy films. Signup required; begins June 15. Pickup begins July 1.
Registration opens Saturday, June 15 2024 at 12:00am

Mon, Jul 01, 11:00am - 1:05pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
2023 | PG-13 | 117 minutes | Comedy, Family, Fantasy | |Closed Captioning | Drop-in event.

Mon, Jul 01, 2:00pm - 4:05pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
2023 | PG-13 | 117 minutes | Comedy, Family, Fantasy | Closed Captioning | Drop-in event.

Mon, Jul 01, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Independence Day is right around the corner. Get ready to celebrate by spending an evening creating some 4th of July-themed crafts! Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, June 15 2024 at 12:00am

Mon, Jul 01, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Bring your iPhone or iPad to learn more about Apple's mobile devices. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, June 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Jul 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, Jul 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. No instructor available July 2. Drop-in event.

Tue, Jul 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, Jul 02, 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 Saturday, June 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Jul 02, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, June 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Jul 02, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Entering grades 9-12: Join us as a panel of former TPPL teens discuss their experiences as LGBTQ+ individuals, with a Q and A. Snacks will be served.
Registration opens Tuesday, July 2 2024 at 12:00am

Wed, Jul 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 Saturday, June 15 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Jul 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, Jul 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, Jul 03, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Enhance your professional presence with a LinkedIn profile. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, June 15 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Jul 03, 3:30pm - 4:45pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades 4-5: Sign up for five classes of theater fun and acting games ending with an evening performance for family and friends. No lines to memorize. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

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

Sat, Jul 06, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn how to use various Google apps on your smartphone. Signup required.

Sat, Jul 06, 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 Saturday, June 15 2024 at 12:00am

Sun, Jul 07, 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 Saturday, June 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Jul 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
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 Saturday, June 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Jul 08, 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.
Registration opens Saturday, June 15 2024 at 12:00am

Tue, Jul 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, Jul 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, Jul 09, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Entering grades 6-12: Help plan teen programs at the library. Pizza and pop are served. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Tue, Jul 09, 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 Saturday, June 15 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Jul 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 or cold drink, and enjoy a different activity each time. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Wed, Jul 10, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, June 15 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Jul 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, Jul 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, Jul 10, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Genre: Suspense | Led by: Rosemarie | Drop-in event

Wed, Jul 10, 3:30pm - 4:45pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades 4-5: Sign up for five classes of theater fun and acting games ending with an evening performance for family and friends. No lines to memorize. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 15 2024 at 12:00am

Wed, Jul 10, 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 Saturday, June 15 2024 at 12:00am

Wed, Jul 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Watch at home and come to the library to discuss. 1975 | PG | 124 minutes | Adventure, Mystery, Thriller | Drop-in event

Thu, Jul 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, Jul 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn to create and store secure passwords. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, June 15 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jul 11, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
2nd floor - Youth Services Activity Room
Entering grades 2-3. Come and make some décor for your garden with some recycled materials! Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, June 15 2024 at 12:00am

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

Fri, Jul 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Families: The Princess King is the funny story of mistaken identities, the fate of a kingdom, and even a chicken dragon! Tickets can be picked up in person at the Youth Services desk starting July 1.

Fri, Jul 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Families: The Princess King is the funny story of mistaken identities, the fate of a kingdom, and even a chicken dragon! Tickets can be picked up in person at the Youth Services desk starting July 1.

Sat, Jul 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Families: The Princess King is the funny story of mistaken identities, the fate of a kingdom, and even a chicken dragon! Tickets can be picked up in person at the Youth Services desk starting July 1.

Sat, Jul 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Families: The Princess King is the funny story of mistaken identities, the fate of a kingdom, and even a chicken dragon! Tickets can be picked up in person at the Youth Services desk starting July 1.

Sun, Jul 14, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
1st floor - Computer Classroom
Learn to enhance your photos with Adobe Photoshop. Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, June 15 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Jul 15, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
1st floor - Meeting Room A&B
Professional psychic entertainer Barbara G Meyer will introduce you to Tarot cards and the theory of card reading in a light, positive, and fun way. Signup required.

Mon, Jul 15, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
2nd floor - Young Adult Program Room
Entering Grades 6-12: Calling all swifties! Come hang out, make the friendship bracelets, and celebrate all things Taylor Swift! Are you ready for it? Signup required.
Registration opens Saturday, June 15 2024 at 12:00am