Special Events and Programs
YOU CREATE ART
Ages: Youth and Adults | Time: 4:30 - 5:30 |FREE
The Oak Park Arts and Cultural Commission is teaming up with the Library to host three separate You Create Art projects.
Come join us! Bring your creativity!
Thursday, August 17
Thursday, September 21
END OF THE SUMMER READING PROGRAM PARTY!
Monday, August 21 | Time: 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. |FREE
Bounce That House with Inflatables! End of summer reading prize giveaways! Light refreshments provided
Monday, August 28 | Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. |FREE
Presented by Cmmunity Network Services.
CELESTIAL EVENT OF THE CENTURY | ECLIPSE VIEWING
Monday, August 21 | Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. |FREE
See a partial solar eclipse. Alternate activity if viewing is hampered.
Brought to you by Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
THE MISSING PEACE
Wednesday, August 23 | Time: 6:30 p.m. |FREE
Meet Ellen Gendelman MS, LPC, CPC, a licensed psychotherapist and certified professional coach, who specializes in working with relationships
AUTHOR APPEARANCE AND BOOK SIGNING
Sunday, August 27 | Time: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. | FREE
Meet Letitia Y. Williams, the author of the book Fruit in the Garden Clubhouse, and the founder of the Self Discovery Solutions. Ms. Williams will speak, answer your questions and sign books.
STEAM: GENERATION MAKERSPACE
Every Other Wednesday | Time: 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. |Ages: All |FREE
The STEAM(science, technology, engineering, arts and math) initiative is part of a large effort to expose patrons to the fields of engineering and design by building skills in math, science and the arts while participating in interesting projects.
Wednesday, September 13: Button Maker
Wednesday, September 27: 3 Doodlers
MONDAY NIGHT MOVIE
Every Third Monday of the month |Time: 5:30 p.m. |Rated PG|FREE
Join us on Monday Night Movie and watch PG-rated movies on our big screen. Our movies are family appropriate and fun - a great excuse to spend quality time with the family.
ADULT COLORING CLUB
Every Tuesday | Time: 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. | FREE
Would you like to relax and exercise your creativity?
Please join our Coloring Club! We provide all supplies including pattersn, colloring pencils and gel pens.
BASIC COMPUTER CLASSES
Every Monday |Time: 9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. | FREE
Every Third Sunday of the month | Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Every Tuesday | Time: 6 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. | Ages: Youth and Adults |FREE
Whether you are collecting, trading or enjoying the game, come join in the fun! Players of all skill levels are welcome! This program is sponsored by Collectible Investments.
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