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Things That Go Bump: Halloween History in the Arts

2017-10-18 19:00:00 2017-10-18 20:00:00 America/Chicago Things That Go Bump: Halloween History in the Arts Discover the treasure of terrifying traditions of Halloweens haunting history in art music film and literature with the Art Institute of Chicagos Museum Educator Lucas Livingston. Tinley Park Public Library

Wednesday, October 18
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2017-10-18 19:00:00 2017-10-18 20:00:00 America/Chicago Things That Go Bump: Halloween History in the Arts Discover the treasure of terrifying traditions of Halloweens haunting history in art music film and literature with the Art Institute of Chicagos Museum Educator Lucas Livingston. Tinley Park Public Library

Tinley Park Public Library

Meeting Room A&B

Discover the treasure of terrifying traditions of Halloweens haunting history in art music film and literature with the Art Institute of Chicagos Museum Educator Lucas Livingston.

Tinley Park Public Library

Phone: 708-532-0160

Hours
Mon, Oct 16 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Oct 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Oct 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Oct 19 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Oct 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Sat, Oct 21 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Oct 22 12:00PM to 5:00PM

Upcoming events

Computer Classroom
Mon, Oct 23, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn intermediate level functions and applying limits to cells. Also covers importing data into Excel and making charts or graphs.

Meeting Room A&B
Mon, Oct 23, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lecturer John Nygro explores Mel Brooks affectionate send-up of the seriously frightful 1930s Frankenstein film series.

Computer Classroom
Tue, Oct 24, 10:00am - 12:00pm
This hands-on class is for those who are comfortable with a personal computer and wish to familiarize themselves with Microsoft's newest operating system.
This event is full

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Oct 24, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for 3-5 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Oct 24, 11:00am - 11:20am
Storytime for 3-23 months with parents.Introduce your baby to books reading and the library! No registration required.

The Loft
Tue, Oct 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12. Kick back with cookies and a hot or cool drink hang out with your friends and enjoy a new game or craft!

Meeting Room A
Tue, Oct 24, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Anything Is Possible by Elizabeth Strout

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Oct 25, 10:00am - 10:20am
Storytime for 2 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Oct 25, 11:00am - 11:30am
Storytime for 3-5 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Board Room
Wed, Oct 25, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Monthly meeting of the Library Board of Trustees

Computer Classroom
Thu, Oct 26, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn to design and cut out your own Halloween Decorations using the Digital Media Studio's Silhouette CAMEO.

Youth Services Activity Room
Thu, Oct 26, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
Storytime for 3-35 months with parents. Introduce your baby to books reading and the library! No registration required.

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Oct 27, 10:00am - 10:20am
Storytime for 2 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Computer Classroom
Fri, Oct 27, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn strategies for keeping your online and digital belongings private.

Meeting Room A&B
Fri, Oct 27, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
For children and their parents.Come to the library and spend some quality time with your child.

Youth Services Activity Room
Sat, Oct 28, 11:00am - 11:45am
Ages: 3-8 years and parents Enjoy stories and songs featuring children's favorites in Arabic presented by Mona Jarrar. You'll also get to do a craft at the end!

Computer Classroom
Mon, Oct 30, 9:00am - 11:00am
Puzzled by technology? Bring your devices for 1-on-1 assistance.

Meeting Room A&B
Mon, Oct 30, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Pastry Chef Rose Deneen demonstrates how to create desserts using fresh or canned pumpkin. Samples and recipes provided.

Meeting Room A
Mon, Oct 30, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game. No registration required. Additional meeting dates: Tuesdays from 11 am to 1 pm- September 5 October 3 November 7.

Computer Classroom
Mon, Oct 30, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to use Excel to create a profit/loss projection based on production costs and sales information. Please set up for 8-10.

Meeting Room B
Mon, Oct 30, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration is required and begins on the 20th of the month for the following months program.

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Oct 31, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for 3-5 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Oct 31, 11:00am - 11:20am
Storytime for 3-23 months with parents.Introduce your baby to books reading and the library! No registration required.

Meeting Room A&B
Tue, Oct 31, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12. Get into some spooky games and crafts while we eat Halloween candy!

Lobby
Wed, Nov 01, All day
On the first business day of the month the library puts out the magazines that have been discarded during the prior month.

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Nov 01, 10:00am - 10:20am
Storytime for 2 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Computer Classroom
Wed, Nov 01, 10:00am - 12:00pm
This hands-on class is for those who are comfortable with a personal computer and wish to familiarize themselves with the basics of photo enhancement and correction in Adobe Photoshop.

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Nov 01, 11:00am - 11:30am
Storytime for 3-5 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Nov 01, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Grades: 2-3. Whooo would like to join us to create an adorable nighttime owl?

Meeting Room A&B
Wed, Nov 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Vampires whiskey Henry Ford time zones Fritos and the Chicago Bears are just a few of the little known parts of the remarkable story of corn.

The Loft
Thu, Nov 02, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Open to anyone who wants to meet mingle and share tips on needlecraft projects. Bring your own supplies.

Computer Classroom
Thu, Nov 02, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learn how to use a standard two-button mouse.

Youth Services Activity Room
Thu, Nov 02, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Grades 3-5.Gather together to complete fun activities based on 2018 Bluestem Book Award nominee Fuzzy Mud!

Youth Services Activity Room
Thu, Nov 02, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
Storytime for 3-35 months with parents. Introduce your baby to books reading and the library! No registration required.

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Nov 03, 10:00am - 10:20am
Storytime for 2 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

The Loft
Fri, Nov 03, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Work with a partner to build and program a robot with the EV3 LEGO Mindstorms kit. When you register for this program you are also signed up for the second part on Friday, November 10 from 7-8pm

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Nov 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades: Entering 2-3: the theme this month is Amateur Hour (sharing jokes magic tricks etc.) Enjoy different activities each month!

Meeting Room A&B
Sat, Nov 04, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Looking for stress-free holiday shopping? Look no further. The Friends' gift packages are the solution -- all wrapped and ready to give.

Canceled
Sat, Nov 04, 10:30am - 11:15am
Ages: 3-8 years with parent Children of all abilities are invited to participate at their own pace in stories activities and songs.

Computer Classroom
Sat, Nov 04, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Build websites and blogs with WordPress and HTML.

Computer Classroom
Mon, Nov 06, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn the fundamentals of personal computing.

Youth Services Activity Room
Mon, Nov 06, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Ages: 3-5 years with parents. Preschoolers and their caregivers are invited to engage in stories music and movement activities that support early literacy development.

Meeting Room A&B
Mon, Nov 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Experience the art architecture theater and glorious music of the month-long extravagant wedding of the Italian Medici Prince to a French princess.

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Nov 07, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for 3-5 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Computer Classroom
Tue, Nov 07, 10:00am - 12:00pm
This lecture-style class will introduce you to the basics of Microsoft Outlook. Learn to make the most of Outlook and enhance your productivity!

Meeting Room A&B
Tue, Nov 07, 11:00am - 1:00pm
An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game. No registration required. Additional meeting dates: Mondays from 68 pm on September 25 October 30 November 27

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Nov 07, 11:00am - 11:20am
Storytime for 3-23 months with parents.Introduce your baby to books reading and the library! No registration required.

Meeting Room A&B
Tue, Nov 07, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Mystery and suspense thriller book discussion group. Meets the first Tuesday of each month except January July and September. This month's selection: THE BEAUTIFUL MYSTERY by Louise Penny.

Computer Classroom
Wed, Nov 08, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Digitize your vinyl records and cassette tape and make them sound like new!

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Nov 08, 10:00am - 10:20am
Storytime for 2 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Nov 08, 11:00am - 11:30am
Storytime for 3-5 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Meeting Room A
Wed, Nov 08, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
The South Side: A Portrait of Chicago and American Segregation by Natalie Moore

Computer Classroom
Wed, Nov 08, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
This hands-on class is for those who are comfortable with a personal computer and wish to familiarize themselves with Microsoft's newest operating system.

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Nov 08, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Grades: 3-5. We will play Guess Who to reveal the 'Famous Person of the Day' read about the person and do a craft based on their life.

Computer Classroom
Thu, Nov 09, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software. Includes the ribbon text editing font groups paragraph formats tables page layout and document proofing.

Meeting Room A&B
Thu, Nov 09, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Instructor Kathy Ruiter guides you in gentle non-strenuous chair exercises and meditation. Registration for each class begins on the 20th of the month for the following months programs.

Meeting Room A&B
Thu, Nov 09, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Visit the library on this special evening to honor local students who have graciously hung their beautiful artwork within the Gallery Hall during the month of November.

Youth Services Activity Room
Thu, Nov 09, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
Storytime for 3-35 months with parents. Introduce your baby to books reading and the library! No registration required.

Thu, Nov 09, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
What do you remember about the iconic 90s? Bring your best trivia team or come alone and well pair you up for your chance to win some fun prizes. Meet up at Parmesans Station for this program.

The Loft
Thu, Nov 09, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12. Discuss your favorite comics graphic novels and webcomics. Snacks will be served. This month we'll be talking all about video games!

Computer Classroom
Fri, Nov 10, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Star in a Tinley Park Public Library video production!

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

The Loft
Fri, Nov 10, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Work with a partner to build and program a robot with the EV3 LEGO Mindstorms kit. When you register for this program you are also signed up for the second part on Friday, November 10 from 7-8pm

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Nov 10, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Ages: 3-8 years and parents. You are invited to our nighttime storytime with crafts and games! Kids may come dressed for bedtime.

Youth Services Activity Room
Sat, Nov 11, 11:00am - 11:45am
Ages: 3-8 years with parents. Enjoy stories and songs in diverse languages featuring childrens favorites.

Meeting Room A&B
Sat, Nov 11, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
The Lost City of Z. PG-13 140 minutes. Book: The Lost City of Z by David Grann

Mon, Nov 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: Preschoolers with parents. LOCATION:Panera Bread 7204 W 191st St.Enjoy a storytime with milk and cookies. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Meeting Room A&B
Mon, Nov 13, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Megan Leavey. PG-13 116 minutes.

Meeting Room A&B
Mon, Nov 13, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Megan Leavey. PG-13 116 minutes.

Computer Classroom
Mon, Nov 13, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn the fundamental's of Microsoft's spreadsheet application.

Youth Services Activity Room
Mon, Nov 13, 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Grades 4-8. Learn some simple stitches and make two winter ear warmers - one for you and one to donate!

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Nov 14, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for 3-5 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Nov 14, 11:00am - 11:20am
Storytime for 3-23 months with parents.Introduce your baby to books reading and the library! No registration required.

Computer Classroom
Tue, Nov 14, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Register for and learn the basics of a Gmail account.

Meeting Room A&B
Tue, Nov 14, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Grades 6-12. It's your library! Make it what you want it to be. Pizza and pop served.

The Loft
Tue, Nov 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12. Kick back with cookies and a hot or cool drink hang out with your friends and enjoy a new game or craft!

Meeting Room A&B
Wed, Nov 15, 9:00am - 10:30am
The Friends return to Drury Lane Theatre for "42nd Street" a Tony Award winner for Best Musical.

Computer Classroom
Wed, Nov 15, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to find and evaluate info on the Web.

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Nov 15, 10:00am - 10:20am
Storytime for 2 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Nov 15, 11:00am - 11:30am
Storytime for 3-5 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Nov 15, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Ages: 2-3 years with parents.Enjoy a fun activity with your child each month. Please register just your child separately for each date.

Meeting Room A&B
Wed, Nov 15, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting

Computer Classroom
Thu, Nov 16, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to look for and apply for jobs online and how to use Microsoft Word for resumes and cover letters.

The Loft
Thu, Nov 16, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Open to anyone who wants to meet mingle and share tips on needlecraft projects. Bring your own supplies.

Youth Services Activity Room
Thu, Nov 16, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
Storytime for 3-35 months with parents. Introduce your baby to books reading and the library! No registration required.

Meeting Room A&B
Thu, Nov 16, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Experience being a kid again! Join us every third Thursday of the month for this upbeat coloring club exclusively for adults.

The Loft
Thu, Nov 16, 7:30pm - 8:45pm
Uncommon Type by Tom Hanks Two-time Oscar winner Tom Hanks takes a break from acting and tries his hand at writing with this collection of 17 short stories.

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Nov 17, 10:00am - 10:20am
Storytime for 2 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Computer Classroom
Fri, Nov 17, 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Learn how to use pivot tables to summarize key data from a larger spreadsheet. Registrants should be familiar with Excel basics.

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Nov 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades: 4-5. We meet once a month for fun activities and games. This month's theme is S.T.E.A.M.

Youth Services Activity Room
Sat, Nov 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Ages: 3-8 years with parents. Drop in and enjoy storytime and games with your family.

Meeting Room A&B
Sat, Nov 18, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Attention book lovers! Come meet the faces behind the books at our latest local author open house.

The Loft
Sat, Nov 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Grades 6-12. Our first teen acting club provides the opportunity to work on acting techniques and improv skills. Bring your favorite acting games and learn a few new ones.

Computer Classroom
Mon, Nov 20, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Scan photographs and slides.
This event is full

Meeting Room A&B
Mon, Nov 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Chef Rose Deneen demonstrates how to create mouthwatering appetizers with five ingredients or less. Recipes and samples provided.
This event is full

Meeting Room A&B
Tue, Nov 21, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Meet up with others interested in playing various card games. Amusement only; no gambling permitted.

Computer Classroom
Tue, Nov 21, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to create Microsoft PowerPoint slideshows with dynamic features to spice up your presentation.

The Loft
Tue, Nov 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12. Learn the art of decoupage as we decorate a small wooden tray with pictures and Mod Podge.

Thu, Nov 23, All day
The library is closed in observance of the holiday.

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Nov 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
For children and their parents. Come to the library and spend some quality time with your child.

Youth Services Activity Room
Sat, Nov 25, 11:00am - 11:45am
Ages: 3-8 years and parents Enjoy stories and songs featuring children's favorites in Arabic presented by Mona Jarrar. You'll also get to do a craft at the end!

Meeting Room A&B
Sun, Nov 26, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Eddie and his boys are back for a "Novemberfest"! Each person attending the concert must register individually.
Registration opens Thursday, November 16 2017 at 12:00am

Computer Classroom
Mon, Nov 27, 9:00am - 11:00am
Puzzled by technology? Bring your devices for 1-on-1 assistance.

Meeting Room A&B
Mon, Nov 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Explore the music enjoyed by nobles in medieval Europe.

Meeting Room A
Mon, Nov 27, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game. No registration required. Additional meeting dates: Tuesdays from 11 am to 1 pm- September 5 October 3 November 7.

Youth Services Activity Room
Mon, Nov 27, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Grades: K-1. Stories games science arts & crafts-for kids only!Please register your child separately for each date.

Computer Classroom
Mon, Nov 27, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to use Excel to create a budget and track family expenses. Registrants should be familiar with Excel fundamentals.

Meeting Room B
Mon, Nov 27, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration is required and begins on the 20th of the month for the following months program.

Computer Classroom
Tue, Nov 28, 10:00am - 12:00pm
You probably do research every single day whether at work or in your personal life. Learn tips to improve your efficiency explore better resources and see how the librarians here can help.

The Loft
Tue, Nov 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12. Kick back with cookies and a hot or cool drink hang out with your friends and enjoy a new game or craft!

Meeting Room A
Tue, Nov 28, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
The Observations by Jane Harris

Youth Services Activity Room
Thu, Nov 30, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades: 4 - 5. Play Minecraft Mini-Games on the PC with your friends!

Lobby
Fri, Dec 01, All day
On the first business day of the month the library puts out the magazines that have been discarded during the prior month.

Computer Classroom
Fri, Dec 01, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Bring your iPad/iPhone/iPod touch to learn more about Apple's mobile devices.
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 9:00am

The Loft
Fri, Dec 01, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Grades 6-12. Teens are invited to watch a movie with friends! For our Harry Potter series butterbeer and popcorn will be served! Friday December 1: Harry Potter & the Sorcerer's Stone (159 min.)
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Dec 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades: Entering 2-3: Enjoy a different theme each month!
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Sat, Dec 02, 10:30am - 11:15am
Ages: 3-8 years with parent Children of all abilities are invited to participate at their own pace in stories activities and songs.

Meeting Room A&B
Sat, Dec 02, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Maudie. PG-13 115 minutes. Book: Maud Lewis: The Heart on the Door

Computer Classroom
Mon, Dec 04, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application.
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Mon, Dec 04, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Ages: 3-5 years with parents. Preschoolers and their caregivers are invited to engage in stories music and movement activities that support early literacy development.
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Dec 05, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for 3-5 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

The Loft
Tue, Dec 05, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Meet up with friends and play mah jongg! An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game. No registration required.

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Dec 05, 11:00am - 11:20am
Storytime for 3-23 months with parents.Introduce your baby to books reading and the library! No registration required.

Computer Classroom
Tue, Dec 05, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Convert and edit vinyl records and cassette tapes.
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 9:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Tue, Dec 05, 6:15pm - 8:15pm
Special ticketed dinner event at a local restaurant for current members discussing CHRISTMAS MOURNING by Margaret Maron. Call Fran at 708.532.0160 x5691 for details.

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Dec 06, 10:00am - 10:20am
Storytime for 2 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Dec 06, 11:00am - 11:30am
Storytime for 3-5 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Computer Classroom
Wed, Dec 06, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Convert VHS tapes to digital formats.
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Dec 06, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Grades: K-1. We will create colorful tissue paper holiday trees with a watercolor background.
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 12:00am

Board Room
Wed, Dec 06, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Meeting of the Library Board of Trustees

Meeting Room A&B
Wed, Dec 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Art historian Jeff Nigro shares the splendor and majesty of angels in European art from the 14th to the 19th centuries.
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 12:00am

The Loft
Thu, Dec 07, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Open to anyone who wants to meet mingle and share tips on needlecraft projects. Bring your own supplies.

Computer Classroom
Thu, Dec 07, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn strategies for keeping your digital belongings private.
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Thu, Dec 07, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Grades 3-5.Gather together to complete fun activities based on 2018 Bluestem Book. This month's book is The Wild Robot by Peter Brown.
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Thu, Dec 07, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
Storytime for 3-35 months with parents. Introduce your baby to books reading and the library! No registration required.

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Dec 08, 10:00am - 10:20am
Storytime for 2 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Computer Classroom
Fri, Dec 08, 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Learn how to use pivot tables to summarize key data from a larger spreadsheet. Registrants should be familiar with Excel basics.
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Dec 08, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Ages: 3-8 years and parents. You are invited to our nighttime storytime with crafts and games! Kids may come dressed for bedtime.

Canceled
Sat, Dec 09, 11:00am - 11:45am
Ages: 3-8 years with parents. Enjoy stories and songs in diverse languages featuring childrens favorites.

Meeting Room A&B
Sun, Dec 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Musician Phil Passan showcases traditional and modern melodies and songs performed on the hammered dulcimer celebrating Christmas Chanukah Kwanzaa and the winter solstice.
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 12:00am

Mon, Dec 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
Ages: Preschoolers with parents. LOCATION:Panera Bread 7204 W 191st St.Enjoy a storytime with milk and cookies. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 12:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Mon, Dec 11, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Wonder Woman PG-13 141 minutes.

Meeting Room A&B
Mon, Dec 11, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Wonder Woman. PG-13 141 minutes.

Youth Services Activity Room
Mon, Dec 11, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Grades: K-1. Stories games science arts & crafts-for kids only!Please register your child separately for each date.
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Dec 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for 3-5 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Dec 12, 11:00am - 11:20am
Storytime for 3-23 months with parents.Introduce your baby to books reading and the library! No registration required.

Meeting Room A&B
Tue, Dec 12, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12. YAC members, celebrate the yuletide season with games, crafts, and snacks!
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 9:00am

Computer Classroom
Tue, Dec 12, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to use Excel to create a budget and track family expenses. Registrants should be familiar with Excel fundamentals.
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 9:00am

Computer Classroom
Wed, Dec 13, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Keep your memories alive by recording your voice in digital format.
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Dec 13, 10:00am - 10:20am
Storytime for 2 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Dec 13, 11:00am - 11:30am
Storytime for 3-5 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Dec 13, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Ages: 2-3 years with parents.Enjoy a fun activity with your child each month. Please register just your child separately for each date.
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 12:00am

Computer Classroom
Thu, Dec 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Bring your phone or tablet to learn what makes Androids unique.
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 9:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Thu, Dec 14, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Instructor Kathy Ruiter guides you in gentle non-strenuous chair exercises and meditation. Registration for each class begins on the 20th of the month for the following months programs.
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 12:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Thu, Dec 14, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Group Meeting

Youth Services Activity Room
Thu, Dec 14, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
Storytime for 3-35 months with parents. Introduce your baby to books reading and the library! No registration required.

Thu, Dec 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
More and more adults are reading YA books and for good reason. Our very own YA Librarians will share some great ideas on what to read next.
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 12:00am

The Loft
Thu, Dec 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12. Keep cozy and warm with hot drinks and snacks while discussing graphic novels manga and comic books. Fun games and activities are included.
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Dec 15, 10:00am - 10:20am
Storytime for 2 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Dec 15, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades: 4-5. We meet once a month for fun activities and games.
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 12:00am

Computer Classroom
Mon, Dec 18, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn the basics of Adobe Illustrator and gain experience designing a basic scalable vector graphic. Registrants should be comfortable using computers.
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 9:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Mon, Dec 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Actress Lyn Rymarz portrays Lady Randolph Churchill the independent-minded New York socialite who married into English high society & went on to influence Winston & watch his rise in British politics
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 12:00am

The Loft
Tue, Dec 19, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Meet up with others interested in playing various card games. Amusement only; no gambling permitted.

The Loft
Thu, Dec 21, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Open to anyone who wants to meet mingle and share tips on needlecraft projects. Bring your own supplies.

Computer Classroom
Thu, Dec 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn the basics of photo enhancement in Adobe Photoshop.
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 9:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Thu, Dec 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Experience being a kid again! Join us every third Thursday of the month for this upbeat coloring club exclusively for adults.

Meeting Room A&B
Fri, Dec 22, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
For children and their parents.Come to the library and spend some quality time with your child.

Youth Services Activity Room
Sat, Dec 23, 11:00am - 11:45am
Ages: 3-8 years and parents Enjoy stories and songs featuring children's favorites in Arabic presented by Mona Jarrar. You'll also get to do a craft at the end!

Sun, Dec 24, All day
The library is closed in observance of the holiday.

Mon, Dec 25, All day
The library is closed in observance of the holiday.

The Loft
Thu, Dec 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Grades 4-8. Bring your own yarn or use the librarys to learn the art of finger knitting.
Registration opens Monday, November 20 2017 at 12:00am

Sun, Dec 31, All day
The library is closed in observance of the holiday.

Mon, Jan 02, All day
The library is closed in observance of the holiday.

The Loft
Tue, Jan 03, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Meet up with friends and play mah jongg! An instructor will be on hand to teach those new to the game. No registration required.

Computer Classroom
Tue, Jan 03, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learn how to use a standard two-button mouse.
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 9:00am

Computer Classroom
Wed, Jan 04, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Find and evaluate info on the Web.
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Jan 04, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Grades: 2-3. Learn a little bit about the artist and create your own masterpiece!
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 12:00am

Computer Classroom
Thu, Jan 05, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Teaches the fundamentals of personal computing for beginners.
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 9:00am

The Loft
Thu, Jan 05, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Open to anyone who wants to meet mingle and share tips on needlecraft projects. Bring your own supplies.

Youth Services Activity Room
Thu, Jan 05, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Grades 3-5.Gather together to complete fun activities based on 2018 Bluestem Book. This month's book is Book Scavenger by Jennifer Bertman.
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 12:00am

Computer Classroom
Fri, Jan 06, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Scan photographs and slides.
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Jan 06, 7:00pm - 7:45pm
Ages: 3-8 years and parents. You are invited to our nighttime storytime with crafts and games! Kids may come dressed for bedtime.

The Loft
Fri, Jan 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12. Design decorate and build your own snow globe!
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Sat, Jan 07, 11:00am - 11:45am
Ages: 3-8 years with parents. Enjoy stories and songs in diverse languages featuring childrens favorites.

Meeting Room A&B
Sat, Jan 07, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
The Circle. PG-13 110 minutes. Book: The Circle by Dave Eggers

Meeting Room A&B
Mon, Jan 09, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Dunkirk. PG-13 106 minutes.

Meeting Room A&B
Mon, Jan 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Dunkirk. PG-13 106 minutes.

Computer Classroom
Mon, Jan 09, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's spreadsheet application.
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 9:00am

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

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Jan 10, 11:00am - 11:20am
Storytime for 3-23 months with parents.Introduce your baby to books reading and the library! No registration required.

Meeting Room A&B
Tue, Jan 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Grades 6-12. Help plan what teens do at the library. It's your library! Make it what you want it to be! Pizza and pop served.
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 12:00am

Computer Classroom
Tue, Jan 10, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft's word-processing software. Includes the ribbon text editing font groups paragraph formats tables page layout and document proofing.
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 9:00am

The Loft
Tue, Jan 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12. Relax with cookies and a hot drink hang out with your friends and enjoy a new game or craft!

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Jan 11, 10:00am - 10:20am
Storytime for 2 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

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

Meeting Room A
Wed, Jan 11, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Computer Classroom
Wed, Jan 11, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
This lecture-style class will introduce you to the basics of Microsoft Outlook. Learn to make the most of Outlook and enhance your productivity!
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Jan 11, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Ages: 2-3 years with parents.Enjoy a fun activity with your child each month. Please register just your child separately for each date.
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 12:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Thu, Jan 12, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Instructor Kathy Ruiter guides you in gentle non-strenuous chair exercises and meditation. Registration for each class begins on the 20th of the month for the following months programs.
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 12:00am

Computer Classroom
Thu, Jan 12, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
This hands-on class is for those who are comfortable with a personal computer and wish to familiarize themselves with Microsoft's newest operating system.
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Thu, Jan 12, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
Storytime for 3-35 months with parents. Introduce your baby to books reading and the library! No registration required.

The Loft
Thu, Jan 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12. Keep cozy and warm with hot drinks and snacks while discussing graphic novels manga and comic books. Fun games and activities are included.
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 12:00am

Thu, Jan 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Navigating WDW with kids can be a challenge. Veteran Disney traveler Karen Luster shares tips for making the most of your vacation with kids at all ages and
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 12:00am

Computer Classroom
Fri, Jan 13, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Convert VHS tapes to digital formats.
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Jan 13, 10:00am - 10:20am
Storytime for 2 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Jan 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades: 4-5. We meet once a month for fun activities and games.
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 12:00am

Computer Classroom
Sat, Jan 14, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Improve the quality of your searching and resources. Learn what our librarians offer.
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 9:00am

Computer Classroom
Mon, Jan 16, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn the benefits and drawbacks of cloud storage.
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 9:00am

Meeting Room A&B
Mon, Jan 16, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lecturer John Nygro highlights the clever banter and magic between several famously funny comedy duos.
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Jan 17, 10:00am - 10:30am
Storytime for 3-5 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Youth Services Activity Room
Tue, Jan 17, 11:00am - 11:20am
Storytime for 3-23 months with parents.Introduce your baby to books reading and the library! No registration required.

The Loft
Tue, Jan 17, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Meet up with others interested in playing various card games. Amusement only; no gambling permitted.

The Loft
Tue, Jan 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Grades 6-12. Learn how to do make-up for Halloween and Cosplay from Andrea Vaughn and Valerie Triolo, local theatrical professionals. This is a hands-on program. All supplies will be provided.
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 12:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Jan 18, 10:00am - 10:20am
Storytime for 2 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 2 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Youth Services Activity Room
Wed, Jan 18, 11:00am - 11:30am
Storytime for 3-5 years with parents. Stories activities and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.

Computer Classroom
Wed, Jan 18, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn the basics of photo enhancement in Adobe Photoshop.
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 9:00am

Computer Classroom
Thu, Jan 19, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Build websites and blogs with WordPress and HTML.
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 9:00am

The Loft
Thu, Jan 19, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Open to anyone who wants to meet mingle and share tips on needlecraft projects. Bring your own supplies.

Youth Services Activity Room
Thu, Jan 19, 6:30pm - 6:50pm
Storytime for 3-35 months with parents. Introduce your baby to books reading and the library! No registration required.

Meeting Room A&B
Thu, Jan 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Experience being a kid again! Join us every third Thursday of the month for this upbeat coloring club exclusively for adults.

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

Computer Classroom
Fri, Jan 20, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn how to look for and apply for jobs online and how to use Microsoft Word for resumes and cover letters.
Registration opens Wednesday, December 20 2017 at 9:00am

Youth Services Activity Room
Fri, Jan 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
For children and their parents. Come to the library and spend some quality time with your child.

Sat, Jan 21, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Held on the Upper floor. Meet representatives from a variety of preschools in Tinley Park area to help you find the preschool experience that is right for your child.

Youth Services Activity Room
Sat, Jan 21, 11:00am - 11:45am
Ages: 3-8 years and parents Enjoy stories and songs featuring children's favorites in Arabic presented by Mona Jarrar. You'll also get to do a craft at the end!

Meeting Room A&B
Sat, Jan 21, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
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