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Melikin Puppets: Shoemaker & the Elves/Night Before Christmas

Dec 16th @ 2:00 PM
Meeting Room A (Rotary Room), Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

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Melikin Puppets: Shoemaker & the Elves/Night Before Christmas

Sun, Dec 16th @ 2:00 PM
Meeting Room A (Rotary Room), Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

Melikin Puppets presents two of their classic holiday shows: The Showmaker and the Elves, and The Night Before Christmas. Bring the whole family to enjoy these seasonal favorites.

Created by Evanced Sync on Oct 17th, 2018
Updated on Nov 4th, 2018

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A Breath of Fresh Air on Easy Breathing

Dec 17th @ 6:30 PM
Meeting Room A (Rotary Room), Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

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A Breath of Fresh Air on Easy Breathing

Mon, Dec 17th @ 6:30 PM
Meeting Room A (Rotary Room), Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

Advocate Christ Medical Center presents on breathing easy.

Created by Evanced Sync on Oct 17th, 2018
Updated on Nov 4th, 2018

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Library Board of Trustees Monthly Meeting

Dec 18th @ 6:45 PM
Meeting Room A (Rotary Room)

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Library Board of Trustees Monthly Meeting

Tue, Dec 18th @ 6:45 PM
Meeting Room A (Rotary Room)

Library Board of Trustees Monthly Meeting

Created by Evanced Sync on Oct 17th, 2018
Updated on Nov 4th, 2018

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Conversation Circle for new English speakers

Dec 19th @ 10:00 AM
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Conversation Circle for new English speakers

Wed, Dec 19th @ 10:00 AM
Quiet Study Room

1st & 3rd Wednesdays 10:00-11:30am 2nd & 4th Wednesdays 6:30-8:00pm through Dec. 19, 2018. No class on Oct. 31. ESL learners! Practice speaking English at the Library in our Conversation Circle. Beginning, intermediate and advanced speakers are welcome (students must have basic English skills). All conversations will be led by fluent English speakers. Please call Mary Williams at 708-422-4990 or email her at mwilliams@olpl.org for more information. Go to oaklawnlibrary.org and click on “Services” and “ESL Conversation Circle”

Created by Evanced Sync on Sep 14th, 2018
Updated on Nov 4th, 2018

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Mouse & Keyboard Basics

Dec 19th @ 6:00 PM
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Mouse & Keyboard Basics

Wed, Dec 19th @ 6:00 PM
Computer Training Center

New to computers or just need a refresher? Learn how to left click, right click, double click, and scroll on the mouse. We’ll also cover using basic command keys and navigating the different areas of the keyboard. This is a great class to take before moving into other classes such as Computer Basics and Internet Basics.

Created by Evanced Sync on Oct 20th, 2018
Updated on Nov 4th, 2018

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Home and Abroad: Americans in World War I

The second half of our World War I exhibit, "Over Here", is now open! Stop by Local History to learn about American war experience at home.

LH Exhibit WWI

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Home and Abroad: Americans in World War I

Created by Kevin Korst on Aug 9th, 2017
Updated on Dec 12th, 2018

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Oak Lawn Writers' Group - General Interest

Dec 22nd @ 10:00 AM
Mary Nelson Room

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Oak Lawn Writers' Group - General Interest

Sat, Dec 22nd @ 10:00 AM
Mary Nelson Room

Meets the second and fourth Saturday morning of each month from 10 a.m. to Noon. Readings, critiques and writing exercises for a variety of interests - including novels, short stories, poetry and non-fiction. No fee or registration required.

Created by Evanced Sync on Sep 19th, 2018
Updated on Nov 4th, 2018

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Gift Wrapping Help

Dec 22nd @ 11:00 AM

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Gift Wrapping Help

Sat, Dec 22nd @ 11:00 AM

Teen volunteers can wrap your holiday presents. Wrapping paper and supplies provided.

Created by Evanced Sync on Oct 17th, 2018
Updated on Nov 4th, 2018

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Oak Lawn Writers' Group - Screenwriters/Playwrights

Dec 22nd @ 1:00 PM
Mary Nelson Room

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Oak Lawn Writers' Group - Screenwriters/Playwrights

Sat, Dec 22nd @ 1:00 PM
Mary Nelson Room

Meets the second and fourth Saturday morning of each month from 1-3 p.m. Readings, critiques and discussions of current trends in movies, as well as critiques of movies and plays. No fee or registration required.

Created by Evanced Sync on Sep 19th, 2018
Updated on Nov 4th, 2018

Article

What I Read and Loved in 2018

25 Books That You Might Like, That I Loved

Year in Reading 2018 AR

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What I Read and Loved in 2018

Created by Ang Romano on Dec 3rd, 2018

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Tech Talk

Jan 4th @ 12:00 PM
Study Room 1 (Capacity 10)

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Tech Talk

Fri, Jan 4th @ 12:00 PM
Study Room 1 (Capacity 10)

Do you have an Android or Apple device? Looking for new ideas or tips on making the most of your device? Join us on the first Friday of the month at noon in Study Room 1 to share ideas and ask questions of other users. This is an informal, drop-in program with no required registration.

Created by Evanced Sync on Oct 17th, 2018
Updated on Nov 4th, 2018

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Hot Hold Alert!

Of Blood and Bone by Nora Roberts // Book Two in Her Most Recent Series

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Hot Hold Alert!

Created by Ang Romano on Nov 26th, 2018

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Local History Collections Database

Search more than 17,000 historic Oak Lawn items including photos, yearbooks, telephone books, postcards, documents, artifacts, and more!

PastPerfect Online Database

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Local History Collections Database

Created by Kevin Korst on May 8th, 2017
Updated on Nov 26th, 2018

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Movie Screening - “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?” (2018)

Jan 7th @ 1:00 PM
Meeting Room A (Rotary Room), Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

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Movie Screening - “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?” (2018)

Mon, Jan 7th @ 1:00 PM
Meeting Room A (Rotary Room), Meeting Room B, Meeting Room C

PG-13. 94 min. Mr. Rogers remains one of the most iconic television figures worldwide. This documentary takes a closer look at Fred Rogers’ persona that helped define what it meant to be a good person.

Created by Evanced Sync on Oct 17th, 2018
Updated on Nov 4th, 2018

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Computer Basics

Jan 8th @ 10:00 AM
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Computer Basics

Tue, Jan 8th @ 10:00 AM
Computer Training Center

Come learn the basic information about computers and how to use them. We’ll cover how to use the mouse and keyboard, how your computer is set up, how to navigate your desktop area and change your display, and general information about commonly installed computer software.

Created by Evanced Sync on Oct 20th, 2018
Updated on Nov 4th, 2018

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Crochet Club

Jan 8th @ 2:00 PM
Meeting Room C

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Crochet Club

Tue, Jan 8th @ 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 Oct 17th, 2018
Updated on Nov 4th, 2018

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