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Act It Up!

2019-01-26 14:00:00 2019-01-26 15:00:00 America/Chicago Act It Up! Using the library's Green Screen, we will create skits to be shown on the library's YouTube site. Tinley Park Public Library

Saturday, January 26
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-01-26 14:00:00 2019-01-26 15:00:00 America/Chicago Act It Up! Using the library's Green Screen, we will create skits to be shown on the library's YouTube site. Tinley Park Public Library

Tinley Park Public Library

1st floor – Computer Classroom

Using the library's Green Screen, we will create skits to be shown on the library's YouTube site.

Learn the fundamentals of improvisation and staging in this edition of Act it Up. We will use the library's very own Green Screen to create our own scenes. Permission slips for your parent/guardian to post the skits on the library's YouTube site will be made available on the day of the program.

Tinley Park Public Library

Phone: 708-532-0160

Hours

Today's hours

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

We're closed Sunday May 26
We're closed Monday May 27
Mon, May 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, May 21 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, May 22 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, May 23 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, May 24 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Sat, May 25 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, May 26 Closed


About the branch

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

Upcoming events

Thu, May 23, 11:00am - 12:30pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Instructor Kathy Ruiter will guide you in gentle, non-strenuous chair exercises and meditation.
Registration is now closed

Thu, May 23, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades: 4-5. Learn the basics of coding and circuits.
This event is full

Fri, May 24, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software.
This event is full

Fri, May 24, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages: Children and their parents. Come to the library and spend some quality time with your family!

Canceled
Sat, May 25, 10:30am - 11:15am
Ages 3-8 years with parents. Enjoy children's stories and songs in diverse languages.

Sun, May 26, All day
We will be closed.

Mon, May 27, All day
We will be closed.

Tue, May 28, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
The Tuesday, May 28, 2019 Tomes selection is "A Game of Thrones" by George R.R. Martin.

Wed, May 29, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
In addition to online job searching, this class also covers Microsoft Word for resumes and cover letters.
This event is full

Wed, May 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
2019 marks the 75th anniversary of World War II’s D-Day. Historian Robert Mueller returns to discuss the largest invasion by air, land, and sea in history.

Thu, May 30, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Enhance your photos with Adobe Photoshop. Registrants should be comfortable using computers. Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
This event is full

Canceled
Fri, May 31, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn how to format tables and work with document templates images and graphics. Registrants should be familiar with fundamentals of Microsoft Word.

Sat, Jun 01, All day
Lobby
On the first Saturday of the month the library puts out the magazines that have been discarded during the prior month.

Sat, Jun 01, 10:30am - 11:15am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with parents. Enjoy children's stories and songs in diverse languages.

Sat, Jun 01, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages: 3-5 years with a parent. Due to space, program is limited to 1 child per 1 adult. Please register both child and adult for only one planting time slot.

Sat, Jun 01, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages: 3-5 years with a parent. Due to space, program is limited to 1 child per 1 adult. Please register both child and adult for only one planting time slot.

Rescheduled
Mon, Jun 03, All day
New date Saturday, June 01, All day
On the first business day of the month the library puts out the magazines that have been discarded during the prior month.

Mon, Jun 03, 9:30am - 11:00am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Puzzled by technology? Bring your devices for 1-on-1 assistance.

Mon, Jun 03, 11:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Historian Dave Clark examines the history of the film industry in Chicago, from the days of Charlie Chaplin through modern films such as The Dark Knight.

Mon, Jun 03, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Pavilion
Ages: 3-8 years with parents. We are celebrating summer with stories and games at the library pavilion. Program will be indoors in inclement weather.

Tue, Jun 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 3-5 years and parents Stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Jun 04, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn strategies for keeping your digital life safe.

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

Tue, Jun 04, 11:00am - 11:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 3-23 months and parent. Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No signup required.

Tue, Jun 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Discuss one of the nominees from this year's Caudill List with fellow teens.

Wed, Jun 05, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 05, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Training for our teen summer volunteer program.

Thu, Jun 06, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages: 3-5 years with a parent. Due to space, program is limited to 1 child per 1 adult. Please register both child and adult for only one planting time slot.

Thu, Jun 06, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages: 3-5 years with a parent. Due to space, program is limited to 1 child per 1 adult. Please register both child and adult for only one planting time slot.

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

Thu, Jun 06, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades: 3-5. Discuss a nominees from the Bluestem List while enjoying a snack. We will close with a fun activity!
This event is full

Thu, Jun 06, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for very young children and parents Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No registration required.

Thu, Jun 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
From Gidget to Norma Rae to Mary Todd Lincoln, Field has stunned audiences. Join Jenny Riddle “in character” as she portrays Sally Field, reviewing Field’s fabulous new memoir, In Pieces.

Fri, Jun 07, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 2 years and parent Stories, activities, and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Fri, Jun 07, 10:30am - 11:15am
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
An energetic two people show with acrobatics, magic, and more.

Sat, Jun 08, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Enhance your photos with Adobe Photoshop. Registrants should be comfortable using computers. Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages: All Take a break from your busy morning and drop-in for a fun half-hour of action and stories.

Sat, Jun 08, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
A Dog's Way Home PG, 96 minutes Book: A Dog's Way Home by Bryce Dallas Howard

Mon, Jun 10, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: Preschoolers with parents. Join us for some stories, songs and a tasty treat at Panera Bread Company.

Mon, Jun 10, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
The Upside PG-13, 126 minutes

Mon, Jun 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your VHS tapes. Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 10, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
The Upside PG-13, 126 minutes

Mon, Jun 10, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades: 4-5. Learn a new game or play an old favorite!

Mon, Jun 10, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Pavilion
Ages: 3-8 years with parents. We are celebrating summer with stories and games at the library pavilion. Program will be indoors in inclement weather.

Tue, Jun 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 3-5 years and parents Stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Jun 11, 11:00am - 11:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 3-23 months and parent. Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No signup required.

Tue, Jun 11, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Help plan what teens do at the library! Pizza and pop served.

Tue, Jun 11, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your photos and slides. Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Kick back with cookies and a hot or cool drink, hang out with your friends, and enjoy a new game or craft!

Wed, Jun 12, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn how to use pivot tables to summarize key data from a larger spreadsheet.

Wed, Jun 12, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
The Wednesday, June 12, 2019. Tomes selection is Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan.

Wed, Jun 12, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades: Entering 2–3. Make unicorn crafts and play unicorn games.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 13, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 3-23 months and parent. Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No signup required.

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

Thu, Jun 13, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades: Entering K-1. Spend an hour with your favorite picture book characters.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 13, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Build websites and blogs with WordPress and HTML.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 13, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for very young children and parents Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No registration required.

Thu, Jun 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Julea Joseph simplifies the process of outdoor gatherings, whether it’s enjoying an outdoor living space or outdoor dining. Attendees will have a chance to enter a drawing for a gift basket!

Thu, Jun 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
You plan the themes surrounding comics, pop culture, video games, and more. Snacks, games, and fun are included.

Fri, Jun 14, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 2 years and parent Stories, activities, and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Fri, Jun 14, 10:30am - 11:15am
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
The zoo is coming to you! Join us for a wild time as we learn about the world of animals.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 14, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software.

Fri, Jun 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Enjoy snacks and drinks while playing a variety of retro Nintendo games with fellow gamers.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 15, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Google Drive is a cloud storage service for Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides. Google/Gmail account required.

Sat, Jun 15, 10:30am - 11:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages: 3-10, with parent. Drop in to make a special craft for your loved one.

Mon, Jun 17, 10:00am - 10:45am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages: 3-5 years with parents. Help us celebrate the 50th birthday of the title The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle!
This event is full

Mon, Jun 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Lecturer John Nygro will explore the ideas of empathy, sympathy, compassion and pity in films such as Up, Intolerance, The Elephant Man, A Single Man, Death in Venice, and more.

Mon, Jun 17, 1:30pm - 2:15pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades: Entering K-1 with parents. Help us celebrate the 50th birthday of the Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle!

Mon, Jun 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn how Excel can help you create and maintain home budgets.

Mon, Jun 17, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Pavilion
Ages: 3-8 years with parents. We are celebrating summer with stories and games at the library pavilion. Program will be indoors in inclement weather.

Tue, Jun 18, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 3-5 years and parents Stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Jun 18, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
Meet up with others interested in playing various card games. For amusement only; no gambling permitted.

Tue, Jun 18, 11:00am - 11:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 3-23 months and parent. Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No signup required.

Tue, Jun 18, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Familiarize yourself with Microsoft's newest operating system.

Tue, Jun 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
More information for teens looking to participate in our original production. Grades: Entering 9-12

Tue, Jun 18, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Learn about streaming services like Netflix and Hulu, and streaming devices like Apple TV and Roku.

Tue, Jun 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Enjoy this hilarious performance by our teen improv troupe!

Wed, Jun 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Puzzled by technology? Bring your devices for 1-on-1 assistance.

Wed, Jun 19, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades 4-5. Five weeks of theater fun. No lines to memorize!

Wed, Jun 19, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades 2-3. Explore different artists, techniques, and styles through hands-on art projects.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
William Pack reveals the amazing life of P.T. Barnum through storytelling and recreations of historical sideshow performances.

Thu, Jun 20, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 3-23 months and parent. Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No signup required.

Thu, Jun 20, 11:00am - 1:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Open to anyone who wants to meet, mingle, and share tips on needlecraft projects. Bring your own supplies.

Thu, Jun 20, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for very young children and parents Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No registration required.

Thu, Jun 20, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
The Thursday, June 20, 2019. Books with Buzz selection is My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite.

Fri, Jun 21, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 2 years and parent Stories, activities, and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Fri, Jun 21, 10:30am - 11:15am
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Embark on a musical voyage to discover rhythms from around the world.

Fri, Jun 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Follow step-by-step instructions to create an original painting while enjoying a tasty drink.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 21, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages: 3–8 years with parents. Come have some family fun and enjoy stories, games, and simple crafts.

Sat, Jun 22, 10:30am - 11:15am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with parents. Enjoy children's stories and songs in diverse languages.

Mon, Jun 24, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game.

Mon, Jun 24, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room B
Connect with other local writers, eager to improve their craft and help you improve yours.

Mon, Jun 24, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Readers practice their developing skills to a greyhound. Carefully read full description.

Mon, Jun 24, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Pavilion
Ages: 3-8 years with parents. We are celebrating summer with stories and games at the library pavilion. Program will be indoors in inclement weather.

Mon, Jun 24, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Readers practice their developing skills to a greyhound. Carefully read full description.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 24, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Readers practice their developing skills to a greyhound. Carefully read full description.

Tue, Jun 25, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 3-5 years and parents Stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Jun 25, 11:00am - 11:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 3-23 months and parent. Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No signup required.

Tue, Jun 25, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn how to code using Python over the course of this two-part class.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 25, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
The Tuesday, June 25, 2019. Tomes selection is Beautiful Boy by David Sheff.

Wed, Jun 26, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades 4-5. Five weeks of theater fun. No lines to memorize!

Wed, Jun 26, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Silent film live photoplay accompaniment with Jay Warren at the organ featuring: The Kid (1921) 58 minutes plus Felix in Hollywood (1923) 9 minutes Q and A session to follow

Thu, Jun 27, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 3-23 months and parent. Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No signup required.

Thu, Jun 27, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn how to code using Python over the course of this two-part class.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 27, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades: Entering 2–3. Make your own funny faces flip book.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 27, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for very young children and parents Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No registration required.

Fri, Jun 28, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 2 years and parent Stories, activities, and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Fri, Jun 28, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages: Children with their parents. Come to the library and spend some quality time with your family!

Sat, Jun 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Start your genealogy research with the library's edition of the popular database.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades 2-3. Come play Minecraft and other world-exploring games.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 01, 9:30am - 11:00am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Puzzled by technology? Bring your devices for 1-on-1 assistance.

Tue, Jul 02, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 3-5 years and parents Stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Jul 02, 11:00am - 1:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game.

Tue, Jul 02, 11:00am - 11:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 3-23 months and parent. Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No signup required.

Tue, Jul 02, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades: Entering K-1 with parents. Tuesday, July 2 3-3:45pm Let's make some puppets based on book characters!
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Jul 02, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Discuss one of the nominees from this year's Caudill List with fellow teens.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Thu, Jul 04, All day
We will be closed.

Fri, Jul 05, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 2 years and parent Stories, activities, and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Sat, Jul 06, All day
Lobby
On the first Saturday of the month the library puts out the magazines that have been discarded during the prior month.

Sat, Jul 06, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Convert and edit vinyl records and cassette tapes. Registrants should be comfortable using computers. Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 9:00am

Sat, Jul 06, 10:30am - 11:15am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with parents. Enjoy children's stories and songs in diverse languages.

Mon, Jul 08, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: Preschoolers with parents. Join us for some stories, songs and a tasty treat at Panera Bread Company.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Jul 08, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades 2–3. Explore art through hands on projects and stories.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Jul 08, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Learn some simple stitches and create your choice of a PAC-MAN bookmark or magnet set.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Jul 09, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 3-5 years and parents Stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Jul 09, 11:00am - 11:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 3-23 months and parent. Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No signup required.

Tue, Jul 09, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades: Entering Kindergarten. Children will enjoy stories, literacy, math, and STEAM activities in a program that will help them be ready to start school.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Jul 09, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grade 1. Children will enjoy stories and participate in several literacy, math, and STEAM-related activities.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Jul 09, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Help plan what teens do at the library! Pizza and pop served.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Jul 09, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn how to create Microsoft PowerPoint slideshows with dynamic features to spice up your presentations.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Jul 09, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Kick back with cookies and a hot or cool drink, hang out with your friends, and enjoy a new game or craft!

Rescheduled
Wed, Jul 10, 10:00am - 12:00pm
New date Thursday, July 11, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn about Google's free alternative to Microsoft Word and Excel. Google/Gmail account required.

Wed, Jul 10, 10:00am - 10:45am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages: 3-5 years with parents. Enjoy hearing interactive stories, dancing to songs, and playing fun games!
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Wed, Jul 10, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
The Wednesday, July 10, 2019. Tomes selection is The Wife by Meg Wolitzer.

Wed, Jul 10, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades 4-5. Five weeks of theater fun. No lines to memorize!

Wed, Jul 10, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Jul 11, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn about Google's free alternative to Microsoft Word and Excel. Google/Gmail account required.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Jul 11, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 3-23 months and parent. Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No signup required.

Thu, Jul 11, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades: 3-5. Discuss a nominees from Bluestem List while enjoying a snack. We will close with a fun activity!
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Thu, Jul 11, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Build websites and blogs with WordPress and HTML.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 11, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for very young children and parents Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No registration required.

Thu, Jul 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Bring your best trivia team, or come alone, and we’ll pair you up for a chance to win some fun prizes. Maximum of six people per team. Sign up to reserve your spot!
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Jul 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
You plan the themes surrounding comics, pop culture, video games, and more. Snacks, games, and fun are included.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Fri, Jul 12, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 2 years and parent Stories, activities, and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Fri, Jul 12, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn to organize your digital files on a computer and in the cloud.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 9:00am

Fri, Jul 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Watch Robin Hood and his Merry Men battle the evil Sherriff of Nottingham to save the lovely Maid Marian.

Fri, Jul 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Watch Robin Hood and his Merry Men battle the evil Sherriff of Nottingham to save the lovely Maid Marian.

Sat, Jul 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Watch Robin Hood and his Merry Men battle the evil Sherriff of Nottingham to save the lovely Maid Marian.

Sat, Jul 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Watch Robin Hood and his Merry Men battle the evil Sherriff of Nottingham to save the lovely Maid Marian.

Mon, Jul 15, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
On the Basis of Sex PG-13, 120 minutes

Mon, Jul 15, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
On the Basis of Sex PG-13, 120 minutes

Mon, Jul 15, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades: 4-5. Learn a new game or play an old favorite!
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Jul 15, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn how to use Excel to create a profit/loss projection based on production costs and sales information.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Jul 15, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades: Entering K-1. We will read a story then create a piece of art based on that author, book, or theme.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Jul 16, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 3-5 years and parents Stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Jul 16, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
Meet up with others interested in playing various card games. For amusement only; no gambling permitted.

Tue, Jul 16, 11:00am - 11:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 3-23 months and parent. Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No signup required.

Tue, Jul 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades: Entering Kindergarten. Children will enjoy stories, literacy, math, and STEAM activities in a program that will help them be ready to start school.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Jul 16, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grade 1. Children will enjoy stories and participate in several literacy, math, and STEAM-related activities.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Jul 16, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Talk with other teens about video games.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Wed, Jul 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Puzzled by technology? Bring your devices for 1-on-1 assistance.

Wed, Jul 17, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades 4-5. Five weeks of theater fun. No lines to memorize!

Wed, Jul 17, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades 2-3. Explore different artists, techniques, and styles through hands-on art projects.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Thu, Jul 18, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Bring your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch to learn more about Apple's mobile devices.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Jul 18, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 3-23 months and parent. Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No signup required.

Thu, Jul 18, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
Open to anyone who wants to meet, mingle, and share tips on needlecraft projects. Bring your own supplies.

Thu, Jul 18, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades: Entering K-1. Spend an hour with your favorite picture book characters.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Thu, Jul 18, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for very young children and parents Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No registration required.

Fri, Jul 19, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 2 years and parent Stories, activities, and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Fri, Jul 19, 10:30am - 11:15am
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Meet and dance with real ballerinas!
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Fri, Jul 19, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn to record, edit, and share videos with green screen technology. Registrants should be comfortable using computers. Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 9:00am

Fri, Jul 19, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages: 3–8 years with parents. Come have some family fun and enjoy stories, games, and simple crafts.

Sat, Jul 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages: All Take a break from your busy morning and drop-in for a fun half-hour of action and stories.

Sat, Jul 20, 11:00am - 12:30pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Join Curator Margaret Schlesinger from the Chicago Museum of Science and Industry as she takes you on a tiny tour of Colleen Moore’s enchanted Fairy Castle.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Jul 22, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades: 2–3. Come celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Moon landing with stories, games, crafts, and snacks.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Jul 22, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room B
Connect with other local writers, eager to improve their craft and help you improve yours.

Mon, Jul 22, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Readers practice their developing skills to a greyhound. Carefully read full description.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Jul 22, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn intermediate level functions, and applying limits to cells.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Jul 22, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Readers practice their developing skills to a greyhound. Carefully read full description.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Jul 22, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Readers practice their developing skills to a greyhound. Carefully read full description.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 3-5 years and parents Stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your VHS tapes. Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Jul 23, 11:00am - 11:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 3-23 months and parent. Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No signup required.

Tue, Jul 23, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades: 4-5. Easier than origami, but just as cool!
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Jul 23, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Work with a partner to build and program a LEGO Mindstorms robot. Please note that when you sign up for this program, you are committing to both two-hour sessions.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Jul 23, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
The Tuesday, July 23, 2019. Tomes selection is Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy by John le Carre.

Wed, Jul 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your photos and slides. Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Jul 24, 5:30pm - 8:15pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades 4-5. Signup for June 19 to attend 5 classes of theater fun with the performance on July 24.

Wed, Jul 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Chef Susan Maddox will inspire you as she demonstrates some of Hollywood’s most famous dishes–helping you discover a favorite of your own.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Jul 25, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 3-23 months and parent. Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No signup required.

Thu, Jul 25, 11:00am - 12:30pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Instructor Kathy Ruiter will guide you in gentle, non-strenuous chair exercises and meditation.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Jul 25, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for very young children and parents Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No registration required.

Fri, Jul 26, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Storytime for 2 years and parent Stories, activities, and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Fri, Jul 26, 10:30am - 11:15am
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Laugh out loud as Chris Fascione brings children’s stories to life. Everyone has fun participating in the show.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Fri, Jul 26, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Work with a partner to build and program a LEGO Mindstorms robot. Please note that when you sign up for this program, you are committing to both two-hour sessions.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Fri, Jul 26, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages: Children and their parents. Come to the library and spend some quality time with your family!

Sat, Jul 27, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
In addition to online job searching, this class also covers Microsoft Word for resumes and cover letters.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 9:00am

Sat, Jul 27, 10:30am - 11:15am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with parents. Enjoy children's stories and songs in diverse languages.

Sat, Jul 27, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades: 2-3. Try out new app games.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Sat, Jul 27, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades: 4-5. Try out new app games.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Sun, Jul 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Join us for an afternoon of jazz music featuring instrumental and vocal hits of the 1920’s through the 1950’s!
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Jul 29, 10:00am - 11:00am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades: Entering K-1. Join us for some colorful, rainbow-themed fun!
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Jul 29, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game.

Mon, Jul 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room B
Get a lesson from a professional drummer and learn where a music career might take you.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Jul 30, 11:00am - 12:00pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades: 2–3. Create two types of puppets and perform a mini puppet show.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Jul 30, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Bring your phone or tablet to learn what makes Android unique.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Jul 30, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Use your best detective skills to interrogate the suspects and find out "whodunit".
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Wed, Jul 31, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades 3-5. Bring your game and cards to trade with other trainers.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Wed, Jul 31, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages: 3-24 months with parent. For the best experience, please sign up one baby per adult. This program will be a blend of stories, fingerplays, and some easy yoga moves for your child.
Registration opens Thursday, June 20 2019 at 12:00am

Wed, Jul 31, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
The Wizard of Oz G, 110 minutes Take a stroll down the yellow brick road and join us in celebrating the 80th anniversary of the most watched movie ever made.

Thu, Aug 01, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
Open to anyone who wants to meet, mingle, and share tips on needlecraft projects. Bring your own supplies.

Thu, Aug 01, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades: 3-5. Discuss a nominees from Bluestem List while enjoying a snack. We will close with a fun activity!
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 12:00am

Thu, Aug 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
This program for parents will address video game safety, ratings, and tips for playing games with your kids!
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 12:00am

Fri, Aug 02, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Families (Suitable for children aged 3 years to entering Grade 3). This classic, family game comes to life when YOU are the pieces! Carefully read full description online. Phone sign-up only!

Fri, Aug 02, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades: K-1. Love relay races? Eager to play a game or two? This program is for you!
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 12:00am

Sat, Aug 03, All day
Lobby
On the first Saturday of the month the library puts out the magazines that have been discarded during the prior month.

Sat, Aug 03, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn about streaming services like Netflix and Hulu, and streaming devices like Apple TV and Roku.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 9:00am

Sat, Aug 03, 10:30am - 11:15am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with parents. Enjoy children's stories and songs in diverse languages.

Mon, Aug 05, 9:30am - 11:00am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Puzzled by technology? Bring your devices for 1-on-1 assistance.

Mon, Aug 05, 11:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Steve Darnall's presentation examines how radio helped to give birth to the "Great American Songbook" by offering songs and singers a unique opportunity to present their songs to a national audience.

Mon, Aug 05, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Aug 06, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game.

Tue, Aug 06, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grade 1. Children will enjoy stories and participate in several literacy, math, and STEAM-related activities.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Aug 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Discuss one of the nominees from this year's Caudill List with fellow teens.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 12:00am

Wed, Aug 07, 10:00am - 10:45am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages: 3-5 years with parents. Enjoy hearing interactive stories, dancing to songs, and playing fun games!
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 12:00am

Wed, Aug 07, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Familiarize yourself with Microsoft's newest operating system.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Aug 07, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades: Entering Kindergarten. Children will enjoy stories, literacy, math, and STEAM activities in a program that will help them be ready to start school.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 12:00am

Thu, Aug 08, 11:00am - 12:30pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Instructor Kathy Ruiter will guide you in gentle, non-strenuous chair exercises and meditation.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Aug 08, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades: Entering K-1. Spend an hour with your favorite picture book characters.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 12:00am

Thu, Aug 08, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Build websites and blogs with WordPress and HTML.
This event is full

Thu, Aug 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Learn the ins and outs of planning a trip to the Walt Disney World Resort including: accommodations, tickets, dining, attractions and FastPass+ with a focus on navigating this highly anticipated land.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Aug 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
You plan the themes surrounding comics, pop culture, video games, and more. Snacks, games, and fun are included.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 12:00am

Fri, Aug 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 9:00am

Fri, Aug 09, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Outdoors (lawn)
Entering Grades 2-3. Love relay races? Come join us for a night of games outside! Program will be indoors in inclement weather.

Fri, Aug 09, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Fumes of Mod Podge V: Attack of the Mod Podge is a unique teen-written and directed collection of skits.

Sat, Aug 10, 10:30am - 11:15am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages: 3-8 years with parents. Children of all abilities are invited to participate at their own pace in this storytime designed for children with sensory needs.

Sat, Aug 10, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Fumes of Mod Podge V: Attack of the Mod Podge is a unique teen-written and directed collection of skits.

Mon, Aug 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: Preschoolers with parents. Join us for some stories, songs and a tasty treat at Panera Bread Company.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Aug 12, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Captain Marvel PG-13, 124 minutes

Mon, Aug 12, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Captain Marvel PG-13, 124 minutes

Mon, Aug 12, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn how Excel can help you create and maintain home budgets.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Aug 12, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades: 4-5. Learn a new game or play an old favorite!
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Aug 12, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Readers practice their developing skills to a greyhound. Carefully read full description.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Aug 12, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn to create and store secure passwords.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Aug 12, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Readers practice their developing skills to a greyhound. Carefully read full description.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Aug 12, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Readers practice their developing skills to a greyhound. Carefully read full description.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Aug 13, 10:00am - 10:45am
Outdoors (lawn)
Grades: K-1 with parents. Have fun with stories and bubbles under the sun. Come prepared to get a little wet. Program will be indoors in inclement weather.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Aug 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your 8 mm and Super 8 film. Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Aug 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades: 2–3. Everyone's a storyteller! Create and participate in wild, crazy, and funny stories.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Aug 13, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Help plan what teens do at the library! Pizza and pop served.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Aug 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grade 1. Children will enjoy stories and participate in several literacy, math, and STEAM-related activities.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Aug 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Kick back with cookies and a hot or cool drink, hang out with your friends, and enjoy a new game or craft!

Wed, Aug 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn the basics of Adobe Illustrator and gain experience designing a basic scalable vector graphic. Registrants should be comfortable using computers. Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Aug 14, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
The Wednesday, August 14, 2019. Tomes selection is Mudbound by Hillary Jordan.

Wed, Aug 14, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades: Entering Kindergarten. Children will enjoy stories, literacy, math, and STEAM activities in a program that will help them be ready to start school.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 12:00am

Thu, Aug 15, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
Open to anyone who wants to meet, mingle, and share tips on needlecraft projects. Bring your own supplies.

Thu, Aug 15, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Thursday, August 15, 2019. Books with Buzz selection is Shout by Laurie Halse Anderson

Fri, Aug 16, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages: 3–8 years with parents. Come have some family fun and enjoy stories, games, and simple crafts.

Sat, Aug 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages: All Take a break from your busy morning and drop-in for a fun half-hour of action and stories.

Sat, Aug 17, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Tea with the Dames 84 minutes

Mon, Aug 19, 11:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Look back more than 165 years at Tinley Park’s rich and interesting history. Members of the Historical Society will present a video using archival photos with period music and live commentary.

Mon, Aug 19, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Record your own oral history, music, or podcast. Registrants should be comfortable using computers. Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Aug 19, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades: Entering K-1. We will read a story then create a piece of art based on that author, book, or theme.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Aug 20, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
Meet up with others interested in playing various card games. For amusement only; no gambling permitted.

Tue, Aug 20, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
You and your fellow teammates will work together to escape by following fairy tale-themed clues, unraveling mysteries, and solving puzzles and riddles. Please sign up for only one time slot.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Aug 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades: 4-5. Make your own cards with scratch-off fun. Give to friends or family and watch them decode your message.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Aug 20, 7:45pm - 8:30pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
You and your fellow teammates will work together to escape by following fairy tale-themed clues, unraveling mysteries, and solving puzzles and riddles. Please sign up for only one time slot.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 12:00am

Wed, Aug 21, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Puzzled by technology? Bring your devices for 1-on-1 assistance.

Wed, Aug 21, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Entering Grades 2-3. Explore different artists, techniques, and styles through hands-on art projects.
Registration opens Saturday, July 20 2019 at 12:00am