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Introduction to Google Docs & Sheets

2019-11-19 18:30:00 2019-11-19 20:00:00 America/Chicago Introduction to Google Docs & Sheets Learn about Google's free alternative to Microsoft Word and Excel. Google/Gmail account required. Tinley Park Public Library

Tuesday, November 19
6:30pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-11-19 18:30:00 2019-11-19 20:00:00 America/Chicago Introduction to Google Docs & Sheets Learn about Google's free alternative to Microsoft Word and Excel. Google/Gmail account required. Tinley Park Public Library

Tinley Park Public Library

1st floor – Computer Classroom

Learn about Google's free alternative to Microsoft Word and Excel. Google/Gmail account required.

TAGS: | Computer Classes |

Tinley Park Public Library

Phone: 708-532-0160

Hours

Today's hours

Closed

We're closed Tuesday March 31
We're closed Wednesday April 01
We're closed Thursday April 02
We're closed Friday April 03
We're closed Saturday April 04
We're closed Sunday April 05
We're closed Monday April 06
We're closed Tuesday April 07
Mon, Mar 30 Closed
Tue, Mar 31 Closed
Wed, Apr 01 Closed
Thu, Apr 02 Closed
Fri, Apr 03 Closed
Sat, Apr 04 Closed
Sun, Apr 05 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

Tue, Mar 31, All day
We are closed today.

Canceled
Tue, Mar 31, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Listen to stories, share activities, and make a craft. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Tue, Mar 31, 11:00am - 11:20am
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! Drop-in event.

Canceled
Tue, Mar 31, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Learn to create and store secure passwords. Signup required.

Canceled
Tue, Mar 31, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12: There's nothing like having a well-thought-out plan, but Mission Improvable has nothing like a well-thought-out plan. Guaranteed to make you laugh—maybe even on purpose! Drop-in event.

Wed, Apr 01, All day
We are closed today.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 01, 10:00am - 10:20am
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and crafts that are just right for your 2-year-old. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 01, 11:00am - 11:30am
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Listen to stories, share activities, and make a craft. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 01, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Start your genealogy research with the library's edition of the popular database. Signup required.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 01, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Grades K-1: Read a story and create a piece of art to take home. Signup required.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Certified Dementia Practitioner Leslie Piscia will discuss techniques to create positive interactions and more joyful experiences. Drop-in event.

Thu, Apr 02, All day
We are closed today.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 02, 10:00am - 10:20am
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! Drop-in event.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 02, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Meet, mingle, and share tips on needlecraft projects. Bring your own supplies. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 02, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Grades 3-5: Discuss a book from the 2020 Bluestem Award List. Enjoy snacks and drinks while we talk and complete fun activities! Signup required.

Fri, Apr 03, All day
We are closed today.

Canceled
Fri, Apr 03, 10:00am - 10:20am
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and crafts that are just right for your 2-year-old. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Fri, Apr 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12: Enjoy snacks and drinks while playing a variety of retro Nintendo games with fellow teen gamers. Signup required.

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

Sat, Apr 04, All day
We are closed today.

Canceled
Sat, Apr 04, 10:30am - 11:15am
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Enrich your day by joining this storytime led by a native speaker. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Sat, Apr 04, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
The Spring selection is Bad with Money by Gaby Dunn. Drop-in event.

Sun, Apr 05, All day
We are closed today.

Mon, Apr 06, All day
We are closed today.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 06, 9:30am - 11:00am
Need help with your computer or mobile device? Bring your devices for 1-on-1 assistance. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 06, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Record your own oral history, music, or podcast. Signup required.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 06, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Grades 4-5: Experience a new, fun math activity each week, for eight weeks. Have a blast learning the math behind exciting activities! Signup required.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Daniel Summer from the Social Security Administration office will discuss retirement, disability, and how to maximize the benefits you’ve earned. Signup required.

Tue, Apr 07, All day
We are closed today.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 07, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Listen to stories, share activities, and make a craft. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 07, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Play Mah Jongg, a popular game of luck and skill. An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 07, 11:00am - 2:00pm
The State Treasurer is holding 2.9 billion dollars in unclaimed funds for Illinoisans. Speak with a representative to see if there is any unclaimed property owed to you. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 07, 11:00am - 11:20am
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! Drop-in event.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn about finance and investments with our Morningstar Investment Research Center database. Drop-in event, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 07, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Learn the benefits and drawbacks of cloud storage. Signup required.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 08, 10:00am - 10:20am
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and crafts that are just right for your 2-year-old. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 08, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Gain a thorough understanding about the estate planning process from beginning to end with financial expert Greg Kurinec. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 08, 11:00am - 2:00pm
The State Treasurer is holding 2.9 billion dollars in unclaimed funds for Illinoisans. Speak with a representative to see if there is any unclaimed property owed to you. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 08, 11:00am - 11:30am
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Listen to stories, share activities, and make a craft. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 08, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Biographical Fiction, Historical Fiction | Drop-in event

Canceled
Wed, Apr 08, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Ages 2-3 years with adult(s): Stories, songs, and creative projects all help bring wonder and imagination to your little one. Signup required.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 08, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how Excel can help you create and maintain home budgets. Signup required.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Watch at home and come to the library to discuss. 1964 | PG | 95 minutes | Comedy | Drop-in event

Canceled
Thu, Apr 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
Learn to digitize your VHS tapes. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 09, 10:00am - 10:20am
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! Drop-in event.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 09, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Instructor Kathy Ruiter will guide you in gentle, non-strenuous chair exercises and meditation. Signup required.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 09, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Grades K-1: Spend an hour with your favorite picture book characters. Hear a story and then complete many fun crafts and activities! Signup required.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 09, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12: We will rock you! Celebrate all things Queen-related with karaoke, snacks, and rock-and-roll trivia. Signup required.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 09, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Welcome spring and get creative by decorating a wreath in this hands-on class. Learn to dress them up with your own style for your home. Materials will be provided. Signup required.

Fri, Apr 10, All day
We are closed today.

Canceled
Sat, Apr 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Learn to digitize your 8 mm, Super 8, or 16 mm reel-to-reel films. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.

Canceled
Sat, Apr 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
All ages: Take a break from your busy morning and drop in for a fun half-hour of action and stories. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Sat, Apr 11, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Playing with FIRE (Financial Independence, Retire Early) 2019 | NR | 75 minutes | Documentary | Drop-in event

Canceled
Sat, Apr 11, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Playing with FIRE (Financial Independence, Retire Early) 2019 | NR | 75 minutes | Documentary | Drop-in event

Canceled
Sat, Apr 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
An introduction to the main virtual assistants available (Alexa, Siri, and Google Assistant). Signup required.

Sun, Apr 12, All day
We are closed today.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Start your morning off right with stories, cookies, and milk at Panera Bread Company. Signup required.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 13, 11:00am - 1:00pm
2019 | PG | 108 minutes | Biography, Drama | Drop-in event

Canceled
Mon, Apr 13, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
2019 | PG | 108 minutes | Biography, Drama | Drop-in event

Canceled
Mon, Apr 13, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Grades 4-5: Experience a new, fun math activity each week, for eight weeks. Have a blast learning the math behind exciting activities! Signup required.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 13, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Learn techniques to help your resume get seen by a human. Sign-up required.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 13, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Grades K-2: Readers practice their developing skills to a greyhound. Carefully read full description at signup.tplibrary.org/events. Signup required.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 13, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Grades K-2: Readers practice their developing skills to a greyhound. Carefully read full description at signup.tplibrary.org/events. Signup required.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 13, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
Grades K-2: Readers practice their developing skills to a greyhound. Carefully read full description at signup.tplibrary.org/events. Signup required.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Familiarize yourself with Microsoft's newest operating system. Signup required.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 14, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Listen to stories, share activities, and make a craft. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 14, 11:00am - 11:20am
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! Drop-in event.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn about Google's free alternative to Microsoft Excel. Google/Gmail account required. Signup required.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 14, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Grades 6-12: Have an impact on what your library offers for teens and be part of your community by joining YAC. Signup required.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12: Hang out with your friends, eat cookies and sip on a cold or hot drink, and enjoy a different activity each time. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 15, 10:00am - 10:20am
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and crafts that are just right for your 2-year-old. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 15, 11:00am - 11:30am
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Listen to stories, share activities, and make a craft. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 15, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Grades 2-3: Explore different artists, techniques, and styles through hands-on art projects. Signup required.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 15, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Experience the cuisine of Paris without the jet lag. Chef Susan Maddox will share tips and techniques that will have your dinner guests saying "C'est délicieux!" Signup required.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 16, 10:00am - 10:20am
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! Drop-in event.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 16, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Meet, mingle, and share tips on needlecraft projects. Bring your own supplies. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 16, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Grades 4-5: Create a visual diary of your thoughts, memories, and emotions. Record images and words, and watch them turn into art. Signup required.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 16, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Build websites and blogs with WordPress and HTML. Signup begins on February 20th for all sessions in this series.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 16, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Domestic Fiction, Romance Fiction | Drop-in event

Canceled
Fri, Apr 17, 10:00am - 10:20am
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and crafts that are just right for your 2-year-old. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Fri, Apr 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Bring your phone or tablet to learn what makes Android unique. Signup required.

Canceled
Fri, Apr 17, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): You are invited to our nighttime storytime with crafts and games! Kids may come dressed for bedtime. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Fri, Apr 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12: Follow step-by-step instructions to create an original work of art while enjoying a tasty drink. Signup required.

Canceled
Sat, Apr 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Learn the basics of buying and selling on Etsy, an online marketplace for handmade and vintage goods. Signup required.

Canceled
Sat, Apr 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Children of all abilities are invited to participate at their own pace in this storytime designed for children with sensory needs. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Sat, Apr 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Grades 6-12: Show off your knowledge of fairy tales and folklore by acting out different variations. Participants will take turns being the audience and the actor. Signup required.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Grades 4-5: Experience a new, fun math activity each week, for eight weeks. Have a blast learning the math behind exciting activities! Signup required.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Grades 4-8: Learn a few simple stitches and create a felt frog. All supplies provided. Signup required.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 20, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn intermediate level functions, and applying limits to cells. Signup required.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
This Earth Day, take a deep dive into climate science with the Adler Planetarium’s Michelle Nichols. What does scientific data say? What might be in our future? Signup required.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 21, 9:00am - 8:00pm
9 am–3 pm and 5–7 pm Visit the library lobby and let us treat you to a cup of coffee or iced tea and some delicious doughnut holes.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 21, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Listen to stories, share activities, and make a craft. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 21, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Play a board game or card game from our collection or bring a favorite from home to share with others. For amusement only; no gambling permitted. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 21, 11:00am - 11:20am
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! Drop-in event.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 21, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Grades K-1: Get inspired to create your own story by listening to a folk tale, playing with story cards, and laughing at Mad Libs. Signup required.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Back up photos to the cloud with Google Photos. Google/Gmail account required. Signup required.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12: Trade tips and talk about the video games that you've been playing. Moderated by one serious gamer and one newbie willing to learn. Snacks provided. Signup required.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
Need help with your computer or mobile device? Bring your devices for 1-on-1 assistance. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 22, 10:00am - 10:20am
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and crafts that are just right for your 2-year-old. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 22, 10:00am - 6:30pm
Visit the library and come on board the bookmobile for a special treat.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 22, 11:00am - 11:30am
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Listen to stories, share activities, and make a craft. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 22, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Grades 2-3: Here is your chance to show your creative side by decorating your very own birdhouse. We will use washable paint. Signup required.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 22, 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Learn gentle yoga poses to increase range of motion and relax the mind. Bring a yoga mat and firm blanket. Loose, comfortable clothing is recommended. Signup required.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 23, 10:00am - 10:20am
Ages 3-23 months with adult(s): Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! Drop-in event.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learn to digitize your photos and slides. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.

Canceled
Fri, Apr 24, 10:00am - 10:20am
Age 2 years with adult(s): Join us for stories, activities, and crafts that are just right for your 2-year-old. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Fri, Apr 24, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn how to create Microsoft PowerPoint slideshows with dynamic features to spice up your presentations. Signup required.

Canceled
Fri, Apr 24, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
All ages: Participate in fun and challenging S.T.E.A.M. activities based on familiar fairy tales. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Fri, Apr 24, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Grades 6-12: You and a small team of rebels will solve puzzles, crack codes, and complete tasks to escape from the Galactic Empire. Signup required, please sign up for only one time slot.

Canceled
Fri, Apr 24, 7:45pm - 8:30pm
Grades 6-12: You and a small team of rebels will solve puzzles, crack codes, and complete tasks to escape from the Galactic Empire. Signup required, please sign up for only one time slot.

Canceled
Sat, Apr 25, 9:00am - 11:00am
Drive up and shred your sensitive papers and documents. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Sat, Apr 25, 10:00am - 12:00pm
All ages: Enjoy the outdoors as you stroll down a tree-lined path and read a springtime-themed book. Developed through partnership with the Tinley Park Park District. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Sat, Apr 25, 10:30am - 11:15am
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Enrich your day by joining this storytime led by a native speaker. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Sat, Apr 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Get hands on experience using tools to keep yourself and important people in your life safe online. Signup required.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Historian and folk singer Phil Passen shares songs and stories on the sinking of the Titanic. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 27, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Connect with other local writers who are eager to improve their craft and help you improve yours. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 27, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Play Mah Jongg, a popular game of luck and skill. An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game. Drop-in event.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 27, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Grades K-2: Readers practice their developing skills to a greyhound. Carefully read full description at signup.tplibrary.org/events. Signup required.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 27, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to format tables and work with document templates, images, and graphics. Signup required.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 27, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Grades K-2: Readers practice their developing skills to a greyhound. Carefully read full description at signup.tplibrary.org/events. Signup required.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 27, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
Grades K-2: Readers practice their developing skills to a greyhound. Carefully read full description at signup.tplibrary.org/events. Signup required.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 28, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application. Signup required.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 28, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Learn about streaming services, like Netflix and Hulu, and streaming devices, like Apple TV and Roku. Signup required.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12: Practice kawaii drawing skills and then turn those drawings into buttons and other cool projects. No artistic skills necessary! Signup required.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 29, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software. Signup required.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 30, 10:30am - 11:15am
All ages: Feel great about yourself and others as we hear original songs, stories, and participate in activities highlighting our individuality. Signup required, please sign up each adult and child.

Fri, May 01, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Familiarize yourself with Microsoft's newest operating system. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Fri, May 01, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: You and a small team of rebels will solve puzzles, crack codes, and complete tasks to escape from the Galactic Empire. Signup required, please sign up for only one time slot.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 12:00am

Fri, May 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
May's selection is Borne by Jeff VanderMeer. Drop-in event.

Fri, May 01, 7:45pm - 8:30pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: You and a small team of rebels will solve puzzles, crack codes, and complete tasks to escape from the Galactic Empire. Signup required, please sign up for only one time slot.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 12:00am

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

Sat, May 02, 10:30am - 11:15am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Enrich your day by joining this storytime led by a native speaker. Drop-in event.

Sat, May 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 4-5: Have fun playing Minecraft and other world-exploring games on the iPad. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 12:00am

Sat, May 02, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Covers working with tables, large datasets, conditional formatting, outlines; and intermediate formulas and functions. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Canceled
Sun, May 03, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Enjoy afternoon tea as actress and historian Leslie Goddard brings to life Lady Bird Johnson, Pat Nixon, and Betty Ford. Signup required.

Mon, May 04, 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, May 04, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your photos and slides. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Mon, May 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Cultural enthusiast Michael McCann will discuss the major characters and themes of the Star Wars saga, including the hero's journey, good vs. evil, and the spirituality of the Jedi. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Tue, May 05, 10:00am - 10:45am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Your child and their favorite adult will create a keepsake art project. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 12:00am

Tue, May 05, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
Play Mah Jongg, a popular game of luck and skill. An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game. Drop-in event.

Tue, May 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn about Google's free alternative to Microsoft PowerPoint. Google/Gmail account required. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Tue, May 05, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Join us for an evening of seasonal crafting and snacking. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 12:00am

Wed, May 06, 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, April 20 2020 at 12:00am

Wed, May 06, 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. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Thu, May 07, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
Meet, mingle, and share tips on needlecraft projects. Bring your own supplies. Drop-in event.

Thu, May 07, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 3-5: Discuss a book from the 2020 Bluestem Award List. Enjoy snacks and drinks while we talk and complete fun activities! Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 12:00am

Thu, May 07, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Get tips about building a website for your business. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Thu, May 07, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room B
Public speaker and educator Dr. Nadine Naber will help us learn about issues that impact our local communities, such as immigration, racism, sexism, and homophobia. Drop-in event.

Fri, May 08, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn how to use GALE Business Builder to put together your next business plan. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Fri, May 08, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 2-3: Use your engineering skills to design your own flying creation using a variety of supplies. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 12:00am

Sat, May 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor – Meeting Room B
Learn about streaming services, like Netflix and Hulu, and streaming devices, like Apple TV and Roku. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Sat, May 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
All ages: Take a break from your busy morning and drop in for a fun half-hour of action and stories. Drop-in event.

Sun, May 10, All day
We are closed today.

Mon, May 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Start your morning off right with stories, cookies, and milk at Panera Bread Company. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 12:00am

Mon, May 11, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
2019 | PG-13 | 118 minutes | Historical drama | Drop-in event

Mon, May 11, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
2019 | PG-13 | 118 minutes | Historical drama | Drop-in event

Mon, May 11, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-2: Readers practice their developing skills to a greyhound. Carefully read full description at signup.tplibrary.org/events. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 12:00am

Mon, May 11, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-2: Readers practice their developing skills to a greyhound. Carefully read full description at signup.tplibrary.org/events. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 12:00am

Mon, May 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Enhance your professional presence with a LinkedIn profile. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Mon, May 11, 7:30pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades K-2: Readers practice their developing skills to a greyhound. Carefully read full description at signup.tplibrary.org/events. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 12:00am

Tue, May 12, 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 Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Tue, May 12, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Grades 6-12: Have an impact on what your library offers for teens and be part of your community by joining YAC. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 12:00am

Tue, May 12, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn about what Cryptocurrencies are, how they work, and what you could do with them. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

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

Wed, May 13, 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, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Wed, May 13, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
Culinary Biographies, Memoir | Drop-in event

Wed, May 13, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 2-3 years with adult(s): Stories, songs, and creative projects all help bring wonder and imagination to your little one. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 12:00am

Wed, May 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Watch at home and come to the library to discuss. 1959 | NR | 136 minutes | Adventure, Mystery, Thriller | Drop-in event

Thu, May 14, 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, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Thu, May 14, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades K-1: Spend an hour with your favorite picture book characters. Hear a story and then complete many fun crafts and activities! Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 12:00am

Thu, May 14, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Thu, May 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Become a film actor and editor by creating your own movie scenes using the library's iPads. We will be outside, weather permitting. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 12:00am

Thu, May 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
More and more adults are reading Young Adult books and for good reason. Our very own Young Adult Librarians will share some great suggestions on what to read next. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Sat, May 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Children of all abilities are invited to participate at their own pace in this storytime designed for children with sensory needs. Drop-in event.

Sat, May 16, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
2019 | PG-13 | 125 minutes | Historical drama | Drop-in event

Mon, May 18, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-5 years with adult(s): Participate together in stories, music, and movement activities that support early literacy development. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 12:00am

Mon, May 18, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Mon, May 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
The History Singers present a combination of live performance and lecture, featuring music of and about the Vietnam War, for and against it. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Tue, May 19, 11:00am - 1:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A
Play a board game or card game from our collection or bring a favorite from home to share with others. For amusement only; no gambling permitted. Drop-in event.

Tue, May 19, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Bring your phone or tablet to learn what makes Android unique. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Tue, May 19, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Finishing Grades 6-12: Auditions for our Fairy Tale Theatre production. Call the Youth Services Desk for rehearsal and performance dates. A script will be available for review in the library on May 1.

Tue, May 19, 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 Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Wed, May 20, 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, May 20, 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 Monday, April 20 2020 at 12:00am

Wed, May 20, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Learn about eligibility, enrollment, and the benefits of Medicare and Medicare Supplements with Diane Adduci, a community educator and licensed insurance representative. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Thu, May 21, 11:00am - 1:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Meet, mingle, and share tips on needlecraft projects. Bring your own supplies. Drop-in event.

Thu, May 21, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades: 4-5: Learn the basics of coding while you play games and take on challenges. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 12:00am

Thu, May 21, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Build websites and blogs with WordPress and HTML. Signup begins on February 20th for all sessions in this series.
This event is full

Fri, May 22, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your 8 mm, Super 8, or 16 mm reel-to-reel films. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Fri, May 22, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): You are invited to our nighttime storytime with crafts and games! Kids may come dressed for bedtime. Drop-in event.

Fri, May 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Learn new skills to create a custom tote bag using the library's Cricut and a variety of painting techniques. Signup required.

Sun, May 24, All day
We are closed today.

Mon, May 25, All day
We are closed today.

Tue, May 26, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Grades 2-3: Take pride in your work when we make these candle holders from simple materials. Transform plain containers into fabulous gifts or additions to any room in your home. Signup required
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 12:00am

Tue, May 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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 Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Tue, May 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12: Feeling stressed out? Curious about meditation? We'll try some guided meditation using the library's iPads and the Calm app. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 12:00am

Wed, May 27, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn the basics of Adobe Illustrator and gain experience designing a basic scalable vector graphic. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Wed, May 27, 6:30pm - 7:45pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Learn gentle yoga poses to increase range of motion and relax the mind. Bring a yoga mat and firm blanket. Loose, comfortable clothing is recommended. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Thu, May 28, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn strategies for keeping your digital life safe. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Thu, May 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Look back more than 165 years at Tinley Park’s rich and interesting history. Drop-in event.

Fri, May 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room B
Learn how to make your home a smart home. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Fri, May 29, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
All ages: Spend some quality time with your family playing mind-challenging games like Jenga, Mastermind, and Kerplunk. Simple games and puzzles will be available for young kids. Drop-in event.

Sat, May 30, 10:30am - 11:15am
2nd floor – Youth Services Activity Room
Ages 3-8 years with adult(s): Enrich your day by joining this storytime led by a native speaker. Drop-in event.

Sat, May 30, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
In addition to online job searching, this class also covers Microsoft Word for resumes and cover letters. Signup required.
Registration opens Monday, April 20 2020 at 9:00am

Mon, Jun 01, 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.

Tue, Jun 02, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 9:00am

Tue, Jun 02, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn intermediate level functions, and applying limits to cells. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 9:00am

Tue, Jun 02, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Entering grades 6-12: There's nothing like having a well-thought-out plan, but Mission Improvable has nothing like a well-thought-out plan. Guaranteed to make you laugh—maybe even on purpose!

Wed, Jun 03, 9:30am - 11:30am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Bring your phone or tablet to learn what makes Android unique. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 04, 11:00am - 12:30pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Entering grades 9-12. Channel your inner gardener as you use plants, flowers and miniatures to create a unique gardening scene in the containers on our balcony. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 12:00am

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

Sat, Jun 06, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor – Meeting Room B
Learn about streaming services, like Netflix and Hulu, and streaming devices, like Apple TV and Roku. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 9:00am

Mon, Jun 08, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Record your own oral history, music, or podcast. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 9:00am

Tue, Jun 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn about Google's free alternative to Microsoft Excel. Google/Gmail account required. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 9:00am

Tue, Jun 09, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Entering grades 6-12. Have an impact on what your library offers for teens and be part of your community by joining YAC. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 12:00am

Tue, Jun 09, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn the benefits and drawbacks of cloud storage. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 9:00am

Tue, Jun 09, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Entering grades 6-12. Hang out with your friends, eat cookies and sip on a cold drink, and enjoy a different activity each time.

Wed, Jun 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your 8 mm, Super 8, or 16 mm reel-to-reel films. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 9:00am

Wed, Jun 10, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Genre: Families, Contemporary | Drop-in event

Wed, Jun 10, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 9:00am

Wed, Jun 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Watch at home and come to the library to discuss on June 10. 2004 | R | 108 minutes | Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi| Drop-in event

Thu, Jun 11, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn techniques to help your resume get seen by a human. Sign-up required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 9:00am

Fri, Jun 12, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Entering grades 6-12. Hang out with your friends, enjoy a tasty snack, and watch Jumanji: The Next Level (PG-13, 123 min)! Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 12:00am

Sat, Jun 13, 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, May 20 2020 at 9:00am

Mon, Jun 15, 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 Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 9:00am

Mon, Jun 15, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Entering grades 4-8. Learn a few simple stitches and create a pineapple or popsicle felt magnet. All supplies are provided. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 12:00am

Tue, Jun 16, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
An introduction to the main virtual assistants available (Alexa, Siri, and Google Assistant). Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 9:00am

Wed, Jun 17, 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, Jun 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Build websites and blogs with WordPress and HTML. Signup begins on Wednesday May, 20, 2020 for all sessions in this series.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 9:00am

Wed, Jun 17, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Familiarize yourself with Microsoft's newest operating system. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 18, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
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 Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 18, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Genre: Romance Fiction, Autism| Drop-in event

Fri, Jun 19, 10:00am - 12:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Start your genealogy research with the library's edition of the popular database. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 9:00am

Fri, Jun 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Entering grades 6-12. Listen to soothing music while learning the relaxing art of meditative doodling. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 12:00am

Sat, Jun 20, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn how to create Microsoft PowerPoint slideshows with dynamic features to spice up your presentations. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 9:00am

Sun, Jun 21, All day
We are closed today.

Tue, Jun 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Genre: Travel Memoir | Registration Required

Tue, Jun 23, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Grades 6-12. Hang out with your friends, eat cookies and sip on a cold drink, and enjoy a different activity each time.

Wed, Jun 24, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn how Excel can help you create and maintain home budgets. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 9:00am

Thu, Jun 25, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn the basics of buying and selling on Etsy, an online marketplace for handmade and vintage goods. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 9:00am

Fri, Jun 26, 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 Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 9:00am

Fri, Jun 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd floor – Young Adult Program Room
Entering grades 6-12. Enjoy snacks and drinks while playing a variety of retro Nintendo games with fellow teen gamers. Signup required.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 12:00am

Sat, Jun 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
1st floor – Computer Classroom
Learn to digitize your photos and slides. Signup required, open to Tinley Park Public Library cardholders only.
Registration opens Wednesday, May 20 2020 at 9:00am