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Intro to Ebooks

Jan 20th @ 10:00 AM
Computer Training Center

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Intro to Ebooks

Sat, Jan 20th @ 10:00 AM
Computer Training Center
Presenter: Natalie DeJonghe

Did you know that Oak Lawn Public Library offers digital ebooks and audiobooks to patrons? During this interactive hands-on class, library staff will provide an overview of our digital platforms and how to get up and running with ebooks. Bring your digital device to class for assistance downloading and logging into the apps! Don?t forget to bring the passwords for your app stores.

Created by Evanced Sync on Nov 1st, 2017

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Intro to Coding | HTML

Jan 20th @ 1:00 PM
Computer Training Center

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Intro to Coding | HTML

Sat, Jan 20th @ 1:00 PM
Computer Training Center

This session will provide an introduction to a typical web page structure and basic HTML features. Learn what HTML is and how it can be used to build your first web page.

Created by Evanced Sync on Oct 5th, 2017
Updated on Jan 17th, 2018

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20|30ish BOOK CLUB

The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks by E. Lockhart

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20|30ish BOOK CLUB

Created by Anne Curran on Jan 15th, 2018
Updated on Jan 19th, 2018

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I ❤️ ROMANCE

Going Deep by Anne Calhoun

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I ❤️ ROMANCE

Created by Anne Curran on Jan 15th, 2018
Updated on Jan 18th, 2018

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Coming Soon!

Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer Thursday, January 25 at 7:00 p.m.

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Coming Soon!

Created by Anne Curran on Jan 3rd, 2018
Updated on Jan 18th, 2018

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Automotive Repair Manual Index

The collection indexed consists of 3,500+ volumes, with the majority being factory manuals.

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Automotive Repair Manual Index

Created by Marcin Truty on Jun 20th, 2017
Updated on Jan 18th, 2018

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DIY Auto Repair help

We have auto repair manuals!

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DIY Auto Repair help

Created by Lana Magnavite on Jun 1st, 2017
Updated on Jan 18th, 2018

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Great Books Discussion Group

Jan 22nd @ 6:30 PM
Mary Nelson Room

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Great Books Discussion Group

Mon, Jan 22nd @ 6:30 PM
Mary Nelson Room

Great Books Discussion Group

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 9th, 2017
Updated on May 19th, 2017

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Internet Basics

Jan 23rd @ 10:00 AM
Computer Training Center

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Internet Basics

Tue, Jan 23rd @ 10:00 AM
Computer Training Center
Presenter: Natalie DeJonghe

This class covers the basics of navigating the Internet. We?ll cover the need to know terminology, how to navigate a web browser, and basic search skills. Requires basic computer, mouse, and keyboard skills.

Created by Evanced Sync on Nov 1st, 2017

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5 Best Fiction Books of 2017

The year’s best fiction, selected by the editors of The New York Times Book Review.

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5 Best Fiction Books of 2017

Created by Anne Curran on Dec 6th, 2017
Updated on Jan 17th, 2018

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Free tax help for Seniors

Local sites to receive free tax help

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Free tax help for Seniors

Created by Lana Magnavite on Jan 14th, 2018
Updated on Jan 17th, 2018

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My Year in Reading, 2017

I didn't reach my goal, but I read some GREAT books.

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My Year in Reading, 2017

Created by Ang Romano on Jan 2nd, 2018
Updated on Jan 17th, 2018

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Crochet Club

Jan 23rd @ 2:00 PM
Meeting Room C

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Crochet Club

Tue, Jan 23rd @ 2:00 PM
Meeting Room C

Crochet Club - Adults & Teens of all skill levels are welcome. Second and Fourth Tuesday of the month in lower level meeting room C. Bring your hooks and yarn and any current project. Beginners bring an H hook and skein of yarn (any color). Visit the events calendar on www.olpl.org or visit the second floor Computer Center and ask for Patty. Donations appreciated- yarn, needles, and craft supplies

Created by Evanced Sync on Jul 20th, 2017

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52 Weeks, 52 Books: Week 31

A Promise of Fire by Amanda Bouchet // Steamy and satisfying fantasy

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52 Weeks, 52 Books: Week 31

Created by Ang Romano on Jan 11th, 2018
Updated on Jan 17th, 2018

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Explore the Local History World War II Collection

View more than 400 items connected to World War II including photos, oral history interviews, objects and more.

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Explore the Local History World War II Collection

Created by Kevin Korst on Jan 17th, 2018

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Evernote for Organizing and Productivity

Jan 23rd @ 7:00 PM
Meeting Room Combo (B+C)

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Evernote for Organizing and Productivity

Tue, Jan 23rd @ 7:00 PM
Meeting Room Combo (B+C)

Capture what's on your mind. Collect, nurture and share ideas across desktop and mobile platforms with Evernote. Learn how this app can help you make sure your thoughts are always with you, always accessible, and always in sync.

Created by Evanced Sync on Sep 26th, 2017
Updated on Dec 4th, 2017

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Refreshing Reads

Jan 23rd @ 7:30 PM

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Refreshing Reads

Tue, Jan 23rd @ 7:30 PM
Presenter: Shannon

The Year of Living Danishly by Helen RussellA hip, successful Londoner reluctantly moves to Denmark when her husband is offered his ?dream job,? but once there, she throws herself into exploring and understanding the Danes and why they are considered the happiest people on earth. She takes readers along on a month by month journey as she adjust to her new home. It is inspiring, informative ? and laugh-out-loud funny.Lively discussion in a comfy settingAvenue Flower Shop & Wine Bar, 10632 S. Cicero Ave.

Created by Evanced Sync on Oct 8th, 2017
Updated on Oct 16th, 2017

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This is the year you get organized

Join M. Colleen Klimczak for Evernote for Organizing and Productivity

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This is the year you get organized

Created by Shannon Kazmierczak on Jan 16th, 2018

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Friends of the Library Book Discussion Group

Jan 24th @ 1:00 PM

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Friends of the Library Book Discussion Group

Wed, Jan 24th @ 1:00 PM
Mary Nelson Room

"The Summons" - by John GrishamRay Atlee is a professor of law at the University of Virginia. He's forty-three, newly single, and still enduring the aftershocks of a surprise divorce. He has a younger brother, Forrest, who redefines the notion of a family's black sheep.

Created by Evanced Sync on Aug 24th, 2017
Updated on Sep 28th, 2017

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Coming Soon!

The Year of Living Danishly by Helen Russell Tuesday, January 23 at 7:30 p.m. Avenue Flower Shop and Wine Bar, 10632 S. Cicero

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Coming Soon!

Created by Anne Curran on Jan 3rd, 2018
Updated on Jan 16th, 2018

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Conversation Circle

Jan 24th @ 6:30 PM
Quiet Study Room

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Conversation Circle

Wed, Jan 24th @ 6:30 PM
Quiet Study Room
Contact Number: 708-422-4990 ext. 51

Beginning, intermediate and advanced English language learners are invited to practice and improve their English speaking skills. Conversations are led by fluent English speakers. Students must have basic English language skills (this is not a grammar class).

Created by Evanced Sync on Nov 6th, 2017

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Save Your Photos in the Cloud

Jan 24th @ 7:00 PM
Computer Training Center

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Save Your Photos in the Cloud

Wed, Jan 24th @ 7:00 PM
Computer Training Center

Learn how to access your photos in the Cloud, organize photos, create photo libraries, albums, and tags, and share digital photos. Attendees may bring up to 10 photos or documents to be scanned (max size 8.5x11) and loaded into a secure online storage account. Participants are encouraged to bring SMART phones and tablets to utilize Cloud application. Limit: 12.

Created by Evanced Sync on Sep 14th, 2017
Updated on Jan 12th, 2018

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Pop Culture Connection: Page➡️Screen Fiction 2018

The book is usually better than the movie. But don't take our word for it; check out these Fiction books coming to the big screen in 2018!

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Pop Culture Connection: Page➡️Screen Fiction 2018

Created by Kristin Lansdown on Jan 12th, 2018
Updated on Jan 15th, 2018

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Hot Hold Alert!

All-American Murder: The Rise and Fall of Aaron Hernandez, by James Patterson and Alex Abramovich

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Hot Hold Alert!

Created by Ang Romano on Jan 15th, 2018

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Exploring the National Archives in Chicago

Jan 25th @ 1:30 PM
Meeting Room B

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Exploring the National Archives in Chicago

Thu, Jan 25th @ 1:30 PM
Meeting Room B
Contact Number: 708-422-4990
Presenter: Kathryn Barrett

Kathryn Barrett, a 35 yr volunteer at the National Archives, will discuss holdings and records you may not know about.

Created by Evanced Sync on Oct 2nd, 2017
Updated on Oct 19th, 2017

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