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Retro Video Games

2019-11-08 19:00:00 2019-11-08 20:00:00 America/Chicago Retro Video Games Enjoy snacks and drinks while playing a variety of retro Nintendo games with fellow gamers. Tinley Park Public Library

Friday, November 08
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-11-08 19:00:00 2019-11-08 20:00:00 America/Chicago Retro Video Games Enjoy snacks and drinks while playing a variety of retro Nintendo games with fellow gamers. Tinley Park Public Library

Tinley Park Public Library

2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room

Enjoy snacks and drinks while playing a variety of retro Nintendo games with fellow gamers.

Hang out and play with fellow video game enthusiasts as you try out a variety of retro video games on our NES Classic consoles! These classic 8-bit games from the '80s and '90s are the ones that started it all, including Pac-Man, Super Mario Bros., Donkey Kong, and more. Snacks and drinks will be served.

TAGS: | Gaming and Play |

Tinley Park Public Library

Phone: 708-532-0160

Hours

Today's hours

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

Mon, Nov 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Nov 19 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Nov 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Nov 21 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Nov 22 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Sat, Nov 23 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Nov 24 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, Nov 19, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Enjoy stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with adult(s). No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Nov 19, 11:00am - 11:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s). Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Tue, Nov 19, 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, Nov 19, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
If you like cracking codes with nothing but paper, pencil, and brain power, then you'll surely like Codebreakers!
This event is full

Tue, Nov 19, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn about Google's free alternative to Microsoft Word and Excel. Google/Gmail account required.

Tue, Nov 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Enjoy this hilarious performance from our teen improv troupe!

Wed, Nov 20, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. Check in at the Youth Services Desk when you arrive. Drop-in event.

Wed, Nov 20, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Puzzled by technology? Bring your devices for 1-on-1 assistance.

Wed, Nov 20, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Enjoy stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with adult(s). No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Nov 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn to create and store secure passwords.

Wed, Nov 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Explore different artists, techniques, and styles through hands-on art projects.
This event is full

Wed, Nov 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Join author Joe Ziemba to celebrate the National Football League’s 100th season with an unusual look at the strange early history of the oldest teams in the NFL: The Bears and the Cardinals.

Thu, Nov 21, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Thu, Nov 21, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Record your own oral history, music, or podcast. Registrants should be comfortable using computers. Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.

Thu, Nov 21, 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, Nov 21, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Everyone's a storyteller! Create and participate in wild, crazy, and funny stories.
This event is full

Thu, Nov 21, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-36 months with adult(s): Introduce your very young child to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Fri, Nov 22, 10:00am - 10:20am
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. Check in at the Youth Services Desk when you arrive. Drop-in event.

Fri, Nov 22, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Familiarize yourself with Microsoft's newest operating system.
This event is full

Fri, Nov 22, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Families enjoy stories, songs, crafts and games. Children may come dressed for bedtime.

Sat, Nov 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your VHS tapes. Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.

Sat, Nov 23, 10:30am - 11:15am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Enjoy children's stories and songs in diverse languages.

Sun, Nov 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Eddie Korosa and His Boys and a Gal return to celebrate this time of thanksgiving with a memorable show filled with polkas and old favorites.

Mon, Nov 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Use story prompts to write your own short story.
This event is full

Mon, Nov 25, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room B
Connect with other local writers, eager to improve their craft and help you improve yours.

Mon, Nov 25, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game.

Mon, Nov 25, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Readers practice their developing skills with a greyhound. Carefully read full description.
This event is full

Mon, Nov 25, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Readers practice their developing skills with a greyhound. Carefully read full description.
This event is full

Mon, Nov 25, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Readers practice their developing skills with a greyhound. Carefully read full description.
This event is full

Tue, Nov 26, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Enjoy stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with adult(s). No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Nov 26, 11:00am - 11:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s). Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Tue, Nov 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Compete for the title of Sushi Master in this friendly tournament!

Tue, Nov 26, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
November's Tuesday Tomes selection is Educated by Tara Westover.

Wed, Nov 27, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. Check in at the Youth Services Desk when you arrive. Drop-in event.

Wed, Nov 27, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Enjoy stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with adult(s). No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Thu, Nov 28, All day
We will be closed.

Fri, Nov 29, 10:00am - 10:20am
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. Check in at the Youth Services Desk when you arrive. Drop-in event.

Fri, Nov 29, 10:30am - 11:15am
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Amazing fun with science.

Fri, Nov 29, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Family Fun Nights, for children and their parents. Come to the library and spend some quality time with your family!

Mon, Dec 02, 9:30am - 11:00am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Need help with your computer or mobile device? Bring your devices for 1-on-1 assistance. Drop-in event.

Mon, Dec 02, 11:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Join us to hear winter stories from Russia, Germany, and Denmark, and celebrate the oral traditions of these cultures. Drop-in event.

Tue, Dec 03, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Enjoy stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with adult(s). No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Dec 03, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Bring your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch to learn more about Apple's mobile devices. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Dec 03, 11:00am - 11:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s). Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Tue, Dec 03, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game. Drop-in event.

Tue, Dec 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-8: Discuss "The Blackthorn Key" by Kevin Sands from the Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' Book Award list. Snacks and drinks will be served. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 12:00am

Wed, Dec 04, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. Check in at the Youth Services Desk when you arrive. Drop-in event.

Wed, Dec 04, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Build websites and blogs with WordPress and HTML. Signup begins on November 20 for all sessions in this series.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Dec 04, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Enjoy stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with adult(s). No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Dec 04, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades K-1: Read a story and create a piece of art to take home. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 12:00am

Wed, Dec 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Learn and sample some great "starters" for your holiday gatherings. Chef Michael Maddox will demonstrate some exciting canapés which will liven up your guests’ taste buds. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Dec 05, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Thu, Dec 05, 11:00am - 6:00pm
Theater trip is SOLD OUT Theater trip: White Christmas Venue: Theatre at the Center, Munster, IN. Ticket prices are $65 each, includes lunch, and transportation. See long description for details.

Thu, Dec 05, 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. Drop-in event.

Thu, Dec 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your 8 mm and Super 8 film. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Dec 05, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 3-5: Discuss a nominee from the 2020 Bluestem List while enjoying a snack. We will close with a fun activity! Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 12:00am

Thu, Dec 05, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-36 months with adult(s): Introduce your very young child to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Fri, Dec 06, 10:00am - 10:20am
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. Check in at the Youth Services Desk when you arrive. Drop-in event.

Fri, Dec 06, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn the benefits and drawbacks of cloud storage. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Fri, Dec 06, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Build a playable electric guitar made out of LEGOs using the LEGO Mindstorms EV3 kit. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Sat, Dec 07, 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, Dec 07, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Familiarize yourself with Microsoft's newest operating system. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Canceled
Sat, Dec 07, 10:30am - 11:15am
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Enjoy children's stories and songs in diverse languages. Drop-in event.

Mon, Dec 09, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Start the morning off right with stories, songs, and cookies and milk at Panera Bread Company. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Dec 09, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
2019 | PG-13 | 91 minutes | comedy, drama

Mon, Dec 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
2019 | PG-13 | 91 minutes | comedy, drama

Mon, Dec 09, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn how to create Microsoft PowerPoint slideshows with dynamic features to spice up your presentations. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Dec 10, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Enjoy stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with adult(s). No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Dec 10, 11:00am - 11:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s). Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Tue, Dec 10, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 4-5: Make a homemade magazine (Zine) with us. Your zine can be about literally ANYTHING, so bring your creativity with you. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Dec 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Grades 6-12: Help plan what teens do at the library! Pizza and pop served. Signup required.

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

Wed, Dec 11, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. Check in at the Youth Services Desk when you arrive. Drop-in event.

Wed, Dec 11, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Enjoy stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with adult(s). No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Dec 11, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2-3 years with adult(s): A fun activity is planned for you and your child. We will sing songs, read stories, play games, and then do two fun crafts! Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 12:00am

Wed, Dec 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Enjoy the evening learning to create faux stained glass ornaments out of affordable craft supplies, such as acrylic paint and melted crayon. Give them as gift or add to your own holiday decor.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Dec 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Watch at home and come to the library to discuss on December 11. Drop-in event. 1944 | Not Rated | 107 min | Film Noir, Crime, Drama

Thu, Dec 12, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Thu, Dec 12, 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, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

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

Thu, Dec 12, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades K-1: Spend an hour with your favorite picture book characters. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 12:00am

Thu, Dec 12, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Dec 12, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-36 months with adult(s): Introduce your very young child to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Thu, Dec 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: You plan the themes surrounding comics, manga, pop culture, video games and more. Snacks, games, and fun are included. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 12:00am

Fri, Dec 13, 10:00am - 10:20am
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. Check in at the Youth Services Desk when you arrive. Drop-in event.

Fri, Dec 13, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn how to use pivot tables to summarize key data from a larger spreadsheet. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Sat, Dec 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Families: Take a break from your busy morning and drop in for a fun half-hour of action and stories. Drop-in event.

Sat, Dec 14, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
2019 | PG | 98 minutes | Documentary Drop-in event.

Sat, Dec 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 2-3: Play Minecraft and other world-exploring games on the iPad. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Dec 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your VHS tapes. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Dec 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Enjoy this fascinating video presentation on the history of the Chicago Auto Show presented by historian Mitch Frumkin. Attendees may enter a drawing for 2020 Chicago Auto Show tickets. Drop-in event.

Mon, Dec 16, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-2: Readers practice their developing skills with a greyhound. Signup required, please read full event description carefully for details.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Dec 16, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Grades K-2: Readers practice their developing skills with a greyhound. Signup required, please read full event description carefully for details.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Dec 16, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-2: Readers practice their developing skills with a greyhound. Signup required, please read full event description carefully for details.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Dec 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Back up photos to the cloud with Google Photos. Google/Gmail account required. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Dec 17, 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. Drop-in event.

Tue, Dec 17, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Lynda.com offers self-paced training to enhance or develop your skill set. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Dec 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Try guided meditation with the Calm app. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 12:00am

Wed, Dec 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Need help with your computer or mobile device? Bring your devices for 1-on-1 assistance. Drop-in-event.

Wed, Dec 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Learn about streaming services, like Netflix and Hulu, and streaming devices, like Apple TV and Roku. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Dec 18, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 2-3: Explore different artists, techniques, and styles through hands-on art projects. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 12:00am

Thu, Dec 19, 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. Drop-in event.

Thu, Dec 19, 11:00am - 11:45am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): There's lots of fun to be had on this "Snow Day" at the library with your preschooler! Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 12:00am

Thu, Dec 19, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Genre: Thriller fiction. Drop-in event.

Fri, Dec 20, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn to enhance your photos with Adobe Photoshop. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Fri, Dec 20, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Join us for nighttime storytime with crafts and games! Kids may come dressed for bedtime. Drop-in event.

Sat, Dec 21, 10:30am - 11:15am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Enjoy children's stories and songs in diverse languages. Drop-in event.

Sat, Dec 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Bring your phone or tablet to learn what makes Android unique. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Dec 24, All day
We will be closed.

Wed, Dec 25, All day
We will be closed.

Canceled
Thu, Dec 26, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Grades 3-5: Learn how to make your own clay charms! Signup required.

Fri, Dec 27, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Families: Come to the library and spend some quality time with your family! Drop-in event.

Sat, Dec 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 with adult(s): Children of all abilities participate at their own pace in this storytime designed for children with sensory needs. Drop-in event.

Mon, Dec 30, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 3-5: See what you can achieve when you work together! Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Dec 30, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-2: Readers practice their developing skills with a greyhound. Signup required, please read full event description carefully for details.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Dec 30, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Grades K-2: Readers practice their developing skills with a greyhound. Signup required, please read full event description carefully for details.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Dec 30, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-2: Readers practice their developing skills with a greyhound. Signup required, please read full event description carefully for details.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Dec 31, All day
We will be closed.

Thu, Jan 02, 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. Drop-in event.

Thu, Jan 02, 11:30am - 12:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 2-3: We will be counting down to noon! The celebration goes on, and the fun never stops. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00pm

Fri, Jan 03, 10:00am - 10:45am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2-5 years with adult(s): Your child and their favorite adult will create a keepsake art project. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Fri, Jan 03, 11:00am - 11:45am
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Families: Jump and jam at a creative play music concert presented by ScribbleMonster! Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Fri, Jan 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
January's selection is "Circe" by Madeline Miller. Drop-in event.

Sat, Jan 04, All day
On the first Saturday of the month the library puts out the magazines that have been discarded during the prior month.

Sat, Jan 04, 10:30am - 11:15am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Enjoy children's stories and songs in diverse languages. Drop-in event.

Sat, Jan 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your photos and slides. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Jan 06, 9:30am - 11:00am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Need help with your computer or mobile device? Bring your devices for 1-on-1 assistance. Drop-in event.

Mon, Jan 06, 11:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Join battlefield expert Robert Mueller in reviewing individual contributions to defeat Hitler's 1944 Winter Offense. Drop-in event.

Mon, Jan 06, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 2-3: Experience a new, fun math activity each week for 8 weeks. Have a blast learning the math behind exciting activities! Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Jan 07, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Enjoy stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with adult(s). No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Jan 07, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game. Drop-in event.

Tue, Jan 07, 11:00am - 11:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Tue, Jan 07, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn how to create Microsoft PowerPoint slideshows with dynamic features to spice up your presentations. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Jan 07, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-8: Discuss "Piecing Me Together" by Renee Watson from the Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' Book Award list. Snacks and drinks will be served. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Wed, Jan 08, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Build websites and blogs with WordPress and HTML. Signup begins on November 20 for all sessions in this series.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Jan 08, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. Check in at the Youth Services Desk when you arrive. Drop-in event.

Wed, Jan 08, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Enjoy stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with adult(s). No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Jan 08, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
Genre: Romance fiction. Drop-in event.

Wed, Jan 08, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades K-1: Read a story and create a piece of art to take home. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Wed, Jan 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Watch at home and come to the library to discuss on January 8. Drop-in event. 2007 | R | 160 min | Biography, History, Western

Wed, Jan 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: This seven week long acting workshop focuses on improvisation skills. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Thu, Jan 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your 8 mm and Super 8 film. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Jan 09, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Thu, Jan 09, 11:00am - 12:30pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Instructor Kathy Ruiter will guide you in gentle, non-strenuous chair exercises and meditation. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Jan 09, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 3-5: Discuss a nominee from the 2020 Bluestem List while enjoying a snack. We will close with a fun activity! Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Thu, Jan 09, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-36 months with adult(s): Introduce your very young child to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Thu, Jan 09, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Want to try bullet journaling, but are too intimidated by the museum quality examples on Pinterest? Learn the basics of bullet journaling, including sample layouts and possible uses.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Jan 09, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: You plan the themes surrounding comics, manga, pop culture, video games and more. Snacks, games, and fun are included. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Fri, Jan 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn the benefits and drawbacks of cloud storage. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

Fri, Jan 10, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. Check in at the Youth Services Desk when you arrive. Drop-in event.

Fri, Jan 10, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

Fri, Jan 10, 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! Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

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

Rescheduled
Sat, Jan 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
New date Saturday, January 11, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Grades 2-3: Try out new app games on the iPad. Signup required.

Canceled
Sat, Jan 11, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Grades 2-3: Try out new app games on the iPad. Signup required.

Canceled
Sat, Jan 11, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Grades: 4-5 Try out new app games on the iPad.

Mon, Jan 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Start the morning off right with stories, songs, and cookies and milk at Panera Bread Company. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Jan 13, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
2019 | PG-13 | 116 minutes | comedy, fantasy, music. Drop-in event.

Mon, Jan 13, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
2019 | PG-13 | 116 minutes | comedy, fantasy, music. Drop-in event.

Mon, Jan 13, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 2-3: Experience a new, fun math activity each week for 8 weeks. Have a blast learning the math behind exciting activities! Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Jan 13, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn intermediate level functions, and applying limits to cells. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Jan 13, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-2: Readers practice their developing skills with a greyhound. Signup required, please read full event description carefully for details.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Jan 13, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Grades K-2: Readers practice their developing skills with a greyhound. Signup required, please read full event description carefully for details.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Jan 13, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-2: Readers practice their developing skills with a greyhound. Signup required; please read full event description carefully for details.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Jan 14, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Enjoy stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with adult(s). No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Jan 14, 11:00am - 11:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Tue, Jan 14, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Grades 6-12: Help plan what teens do at the library! Pizza and pop served. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Jan 14, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn to create and store secure passwords. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

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

Wed, Jan 15, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. Check in at the Youth Services Desk when you arrive. Drop-in event.

Wed, Jan 15, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Enjoy stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with adult(s). No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Jan 15, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2-3 years with adult(s): A fun activity is planned for you and your child. We will sing songs, read stories, play games, and then do two fun crafts! Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Wed, Jan 15, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Familiarize yourself with Microsoft's newest operating system. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Jan 15, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Fascinated by optical illusions? Join us as William Pack explores the science of how our brains trick us into seeing and believing things that don’t exist. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Jan 15, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: This seven week long acting workshop focuses on improvisation skills. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Thu, Jan 16, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Thu, Jan 16, 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. Drop-in event.

Thu, Jan 16, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades K-1: Spend an hour with your favorite picture book characters. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Thu, Jan 16, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Jan 16, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-36 months with adult(s): Introduce your very young child to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Fri, Jan 17, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. Check in at the Youth Services Desk when you arrive. Drop-in event.

Fri, Jan 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn strategies for keeping your digital life safe. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

Fri, Jan 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 2-3: Love relay races? Eager to play a game or two? This program is for you!. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Sat, Jan 18, 10:30am - 11:15am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Enjoy children's stories and songs in diverse languages. Drop-in event.

Sat, Jan 18, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
2019 | PG-13 | 92 minutes | Documentary Drop-in event.

Sat, Jan 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn about the fascinating history of computers and discover the stories of the computer scientists who changed the world forever. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Jan 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 4-5: Find your voice and tell a story. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Jan 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 2-3: Experience a new, fun math activity each week for 8 weeks. Have a blast learning the math behind exciting activities! Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Jan 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 4-8: Learn a few simple stitches and create a wintery snowperson! All supplies provided. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Jan 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
It’s no secret too much sugar can be harmful. Find out what sugar does in the body, why we start and can’t stop, and helpful ways to kick the habit for good. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Jan 21, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Enjoy stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with adult(s). No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Jan 21, 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. Drop-in event.

Tue, Jan 21, 11:00am - 11:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Tue, Jan 21, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades K-1: Chase those winter blues away with stories, crafts, and games all centering around the color blue. Take a break from winter and join the fun! Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Tue, Jan 21, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Bring your phone or tablet to learn what makes Android unique. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Jan 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Enjoy this hilarious performance by our teen improv troupe! Drop-in event.

Wed, Jan 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Need help with your computer or mobile device? Bring your devices for 1-on-1 assistance. Drop-in event.

Wed, Jan 22, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. Check in at the Youth Services Desk when you arrive. Drop-in event.

Wed, Jan 22, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Enjoy stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with adult(s). No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Jan 22, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 2-3: Explore different artists, techniques, and styles through hands-on art projects. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Wed, Jan 22, 6:30pm - 7:45pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Through guided instruction from Kathy Ruiter, combine gentle yoga poses with breathing awareness to increase range of motion, strengthen and lengthen, and relax the mind. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Jan 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: This seven week long acting workshop focuses on improvisation skills. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Thu, Jan 23, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Thu, Jan 23, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 3-5: Learn how to make your own clay charms! Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Thu, Jan 23, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn to organize your digital files on a computer and in the cloud. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Jan 23, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-36 months with adult(s): Introduce your very young child to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Fri, Jan 24, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. Check in at the Youth Services Desk when you arrive. Drop-in event.

Fri, Jan 24, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Record your own oral history, music, or podcast. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

Fri, Jan 24, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Join us for nighttime storytime with crafts and games! Kids may come dressed for bedtime. Drop-in event.

Fri, Jan 24, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Calling all teen artists! Work as a group to create a multimedia art piece that will be displayed in the teen area of the library. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

Sat, Jan 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 with adult(s): Children of all abilities participate at their own pace in this storytime designed for children with sensory needs. Drop-in event.

Sat, Jan 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
The Winter selection is "I Will Teach You to Be Rich: No Guilt. No Excuses. No BS. Just a 6-week Program That Works" by Ramit Sethi. Drop-in event.

Mon, Jan 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your VHS tapes. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Jan 27, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 2-3: Experience a new, fun math activity each week for 8 weeks. Have a blast learning the math behind exciting activities! Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Jan 27, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
Connect with other local writers who are eager to improve their craft and help you improve yours.

Mon, Jan 27, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room B
An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game. Drop-in event.

Mon, Jan 27, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-2: Readers practice their developing skills with a greyhound. Signup required, please read full event description carefully for details.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Jan 27, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Grades K-2: Readers practice their developing skills with a greyhound. Signup required, please read full event description carefully for details.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Jan 27, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-2: Readers practice their developing skills with a greyhound. Signup required; please read full event description carefully for details.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Jan 28, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Enjoy stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with adult(s). No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Jan 28, 11:00am - 11:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Tue, Jan 28, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Google Drive is a cloud storage service for Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides. Google/Gmail account required. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

Tue, Jan 28, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
Genre: True Crime nonfiction. Drop-in event.

Wed, Jan 29, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. Check in at the Youth Services Desk when you arrive. Drop-in event.

Wed, Jan 29, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Enjoy stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with adult(s). No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Jan 29, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 4-5: Make an amazing picture with paper and string. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Wed, Jan 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Join us as pop culture historian Robert Rodriguez examines the Beatles' last year– highlighting their famous rooftop performance. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Jan 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: This seven week long acting workshop focuses on improvisation skills. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Thu, Jan 30, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Thu, Jan 30, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 2-3: It may be too cold to have a picnic outside, but we'll have one inside! Enjoy picnic-themed crafts, games, and stories. Snack will be served. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Thu, Jan 30, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-36 months with adult(s): Introduce your very young child to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Fri, Jan 31, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. Check in at the Youth Services Desk when you arrive. Drop-in event.

Fri, Jan 31, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Families: Come to the library and spend some quality time with your family! Drop-in event.

Fri, Jan 31, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Calling all teen artists! Work as a group to create a multimedia art piece that will be displayed in the teen area of the library. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 9:00am

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

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

Sat, Feb 01, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
2019 | G |76 minutes | Documentary Drop-in event.

Sat, Feb 01, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Get hands-on experience using tools to keep yourself and important people in your life safe online. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 9:00am

Mon, Feb 03, 9:30am - 11:00am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Need help with your computer or mobile device? Bring your devices for 1-on-1 assistance. Drop-in event.

Mon, Feb 03, 11:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
This presentation will explain the various types of investments, the risks vs. rewards for each, and will cover the “Red Flags of Investment Fraud." Drop-in event.

Mon, Feb 03, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 2-3: Experience a new, fun math activity each week for 8 weeks. Have a blast learning the math behind exciting activities! Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Feb 03, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 9:00am

Tue, Feb 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Enjoy stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with adult(s). No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

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

Tue, Feb 04, 11:00am - 11:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Tue, Feb 04, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn about Google's free alternative to Microsoft Word and Excel. Google/Gmail account required. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 9:00am

Tue, Feb 04, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Enhance your professional presence with a LinkedIn profile. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 9:00am

Tue, Feb 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-8: Discuss "All's Faire in Middle School" by Victoria Jamieson from the Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' Book Award list. Snacks and drinks will be served. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 12:00am

Wed, Feb 05, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Build websites and blogs with WordPress and HTML. Signup begins on November 20 for all sessions in this series.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Wed, Feb 05, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. Check in at the Youth Services Desk when you arrive. Drop-in event.

Wed, Feb 05, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Enjoy stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with adult(s). No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Feb 05, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades K-1: Read a story and create a piece of art to take home. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 12:00am

Wed, Feb 05, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: This seven week long acting workshop focuses on improvisation skills. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Thu, Feb 06, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Thu, Feb 06, 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. Drop-in event.

Thu, Feb 06, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Familiarize yourself with Microsoft's newest operating system. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 9:00am

Thu, Feb 06, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 3-5: Discuss a nominee from the 2020 Bluestem List while enjoying a snack. We will close with a fun activity! Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 12:00am

Thu, Feb 06, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-36 months with adult(s): Introduce your very young child to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Thu, Feb 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Thomas Madison Armstrong III recounts his experience as a Freedom Rider during the Civil Rights Movement in the early 1960s. Come listen to his inspirational story! Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 9:00am

Fri, Feb 07, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. Check in at the Youth Services Desk when you arrive. Drop-in event.

Fri, Feb 07, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 6-12: Learn how to create scented bath bombs. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 9:00am

Sat, Feb 08, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Meet representatives from local preschools to help you find the right experience for your child. Drop-in event.

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

Sat, Feb 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 4-5: Play Minecraft and other world-exploring games on the iPad. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 12:00am

Mon, Feb 10, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Start the morning off right with stories, songs, and cookies and milk at Panera Bread Company. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 12:00am

Mon, Feb 10, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
2019 | PG | 118 minutes | Action, Animation, Adventure Drop-in event.

Mon, Feb 10, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
2019 | PG | 118 minutes | Action, Animation, Adventure Drop-in event.

Mon, Feb 10, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 2-3: Experience a new, fun math activity each week for 8 weeks. Have a blast learning the math behind exciting activities! Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Feb 10, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn how to code using Python. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 9:00am

Mon, Feb 10, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-2: Readers practice their developing skills to a greyhound. Signup required, please read full event description carefully for details.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 12:00am

Mon, Feb 10, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Grades K-2: Readers practice their developing skills to a greyhound. Signup required, please read full event description carefully for details.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 12:00am

Mon, Feb 10, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-2: Readers practice their developing skills to a greyhound. Signup required, please read full event description carefully for details.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 12:00am

Tue, Feb 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Enjoy stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with adult(s). No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Tue, Feb 11, 11:00am - 11:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Tue, Feb 11, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Grades 6-12: Help plan what teens do at the library! Pizza and pop served. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 12:00am

Tue, Feb 11, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn how to code using Python. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 9:00am

Tue, Feb 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Hang out with friends, eat cookies, sip on a cold or hot drink, and enjoy a different activity each time. Drop-in event.

Wed, Feb 12, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. Check in at the Youth Services Desk when you arrive. Drop-in event.

Wed, Feb 12, 11:00am - 11:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Enjoy stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with adult(s). No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Wed, Feb 12, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
Genre: Magical Realism, Social Commentary. Drop-in event.

Wed, Feb 12, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2-3 years with adult(s): A fun activity is planned for you and your child. We will sing songs, read stories, play games, and then do two fun crafts! Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 12:00am

Wed, Feb 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Watch at home and come to the library to discuss on February 12. Drop-in event. 2015 | R | 119 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Wed, Feb 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: This seven week long acting workshop focuses on improvisation skills. Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Thu, Feb 13, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Thu, Feb 13, 11:00am - 12:30pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Instructor Kathy Ruiter will guide you in gentle, non-strenuous chair exercises and meditation. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 9:00am

Thu, Feb 13, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn how to format tables and work with document templates, images, and graphics. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 9:00am

Thu, Feb 13, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades K-1: Spend an hour with beloved picture book characters. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 12:00am

Thu, Feb 13, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-36 months with adult(s): Introduce your very young child to books, reading, and the library at this storytime! Drop-in event.

Thu, Feb 13, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Learn to decoupage and create one-of-a-kind coasters or hanging tiles! Bring your own images if you wish. Photocopies or magazine clippings work best. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 9:00am

Thu, Feb 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: You plan the themes surrounding comics, manga, pop culture, video games and more. Snacks, games, and fun are included. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 12:00am

Fri, Feb 14, 10:00am - 10:20am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and a craft. Check in at the Youth Services Desk when you arrive. Drop-in event.

Fri, Feb 14, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn the basics of Adobe Illustrator and gain experience designing a basic vector graphic. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 9:00am

Fri, Feb 14, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 2-3: Do you love to build? A unique challenge awaits you in this engineering-inspired program. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 12:00am

Sat, Feb 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your VHS tapes. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 9:00am

Sat, Feb 15, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Create your own Adinkra prints to take home and learn the history, symbolism and artistry of Adinkra symbols and Kente cloths. Signup required.

Sat, Feb 15, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, November 20 2019 at 9:00am

Mon, Feb 17, 10:30am - 11:15am
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Families: Join us for a unique and entertaining blend of magic, comedy, and art. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 12:00am

Mon, Feb 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 2-3: Experience a new, fun math activity each week for 8 weeks. Have a blast learning the math behind exciting activities! Signup required.
Registration opens Friday, December 20 2019 at 12:00am

Mon, Feb 17, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Covers working with tables, large datasets, conditional formatting, outlines; and intermediate formulas and functions. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 9:00am

Mon, Feb 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Join us as we celebrate Random Acts of Kindness Day. You’ll discover how kindness not only benefits the recipient but the giver and those who witness the act. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, January 20 2020 at 9:00am