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Open Mic Readings

Nov 20th @ 7:00 PM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

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Open Mic Readings

Mon, Nov 20th @ 7:00 PM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

Open Mic Readings

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 23rd, 2017

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All we are Saying

Is give eBooks a chance

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All we are Saying

Created by Shannon Kazmierczak on Nov 16th, 2017

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Operation MOLE Hunt Mission Report

Local spies uncover SNAKE double agent!

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Operation MOLE Hunt Mission Report

Created by Thomas Kochinski on Nov 15th, 2017
Updated on Nov 16th, 2017

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Group Volunteering

Nov 21st @ 6:00 PM
Youth Services Area

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Group Volunteering

Tue, Nov 21st @ 6:00 PM
Youth Services Area

Students ages 11 - 15 seeking two hours of service may register for a group volunteering session, in which they will work together on special projects.

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 18th, 2017
Updated on Nov 13th, 2017

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Transformers: The Last Knight

Nov 21st @ 6:00 PM

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Transformers: The Last Knight

Tue, Nov 21st @ 6:00 PM
Teen Room

Join us for a viewing of Transformers: The Last Knight. Humans are at war with the Transformers and Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving the future lies buried in the history of Transformers on Earth and the unlikely alliance of inventor Cade Yeager, Bumblebee and an Oxford professor. Snacks will be provided.

Created by Evanced Sync on Oct 12th, 2017
Updated on Oct 19th, 2017

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Tiny STEAM: Mt. St. Helens

Nov 22nd @ 10:00 AM
YS Program Room

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Tiny STEAM: Mt. St. Helens

Wed, Nov 22nd @ 10:00 AM
YS Program Room

Drop in for a quick volcano-themed story, song, demonstrations, and coloring. Ages 16 mo. - 4 years, with an adult.

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 21st, 2017

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Thanksgiving

Nov 23rd @ 9:00 AM

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Thanksgiving

Thu, Nov 23rd @ 9:00 AM

The Library will be closed for the Thanksgiving Day holiday on Thursday, November 23th and Friday, November 24th. We will reopen on Saturday, November 25th from 9am to 5pm.

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 9th, 2017
Updated on Dec 21st, 2016

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Laura Doherty's Music Moves Kids

Created by Thomas Kochinski on Nov 13th, 2017

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Thanksgiving

Nov 24th @ 9:00 AM

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Thanksgiving

Fri, Nov 24th @ 9:00 AM

The Library will be closed for the Thanksgiving Day holiday on Thursday, November 23th and Friday, November 24th. We will reopen on Saturday, November 25th from 9am to 5pm.

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 9th, 2017
Updated on Dec 21st, 2016

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Shop Oak Lawn Every Day Vendor Fair

Nov 25th @ 9:00 AM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

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Shop Oak Lawn Every Day Vendor Fair

Sat, Nov 25th @ 9:00 AM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

Shop Oak Lawn Every Day Vendor Fair sponsored by the Oak Lawn Chamber of Commerce

Created by Evanced Sync on Jul 26th, 2017

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Oak Lawn Writers' Group - General Interest

Nov 25th @ 10:00 AM
Mary Nelson Room

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Oak Lawn Writers' Group - General Interest

Sat, Nov 25th @ 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 Jun 9th, 2017
Updated on Sep 1st, 2017

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Oak Lawn Writers' Group - Screenwriters

Nov 25th @ 1:00 PM
Mary Nelson Room

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Oak Lawn Writers' Group - Screenwriters

Sat, Nov 25th @ 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. No fee or registration required.

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 9th, 2017
Updated on Sep 1st, 2017

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Junior Friends Orientation

Nov 27th @ 4:00 PM
YS Program Room

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Junior Friends Orientation

Mon, Nov 27th @ 4:00 PM
YS Program Room

Middle school and early high school students seeking service hours may earn one hour a week by assisting in the Youth Services Department.

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 18th, 2017
Updated on Sep 20th, 2017

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Great Books Discussion Group

Nov 27th @ 6:30 PM
Mary Nelson Room

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Great Books Discussion Group

Mon, Nov 27th @ 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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Microsoft Publisher Essentials

Nov 27th @ 7:00 PM
Computer Training Center

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Microsoft Publisher Essentials

Mon, Nov 27th @ 7:00 PM
Computer Training Center
Presenter: Natalie DeJonghe

Discover the basic elements for creating flyers and newsletters by using templates, adding images, and utilizing formatting and layout options. Requires basic word processing skills.

Created by Evanced Sync on Jul 11th, 2017

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Tiny STEAM: Mix and Match

Nov 28th @ 10:00 AM
YS Program Room

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Tiny STEAM: Mix and Match

Tue, Nov 28th @ 10:00 AM
YS Program Room

Visit several stations where families can try a variety of hands-on experiments. Ages 16 mo. - 4 years, with an adult.

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 21st, 2017

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Crochet Club

Nov 28th @ 2:00 PM
Meeting Room C

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Crochet Club

Tue, Nov 28th @ 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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Chicago's Yule Time Contributions and Traditions

Wednesday, November 29 at 7 p.m.

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Chicago's Yule Time Contributions and Traditions

Created by Melissa Apple on Nov 9th, 2017

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Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

Tue, Nov 28th @ 6:00 PM
Teen Room

Join us for a viewing of the Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales. Captain Jack Sparrow feels the winds of ill-fortune blowing when deadly ghost sailors escape from the Devil's Triangle. Jacks's only hope of survival is to find the legendary Trident of Poseidon. Snacks will be provided.

Created by Evanced Sync on Oct 12th, 2017
Updated on Oct 14th, 2017

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Understanding the Connection between Kidney Disease and Heart Failure

Nov 28th @ 6:30 PM
Meeting Room Combo (B+C)

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Understanding the Connection between Kidney Disease and Heart Failure

Tue, Nov 28th @ 6:30 PM
Meeting Room Combo (B+C)

Presented by Dr. William Cotts, MD, Advanced Heart Failure Cardiologist and Dr. Chaitanya Desai, MD, Kidney Transplant NephrologistDirector Kidney Transplant Research from Advocate Christ Medical Center

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 27th, 2017
Updated on Aug 18th, 2017

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Refreshing Reads

Nov 28th @ 7:30 PM

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Refreshing Reads

Tue, Nov 28th @ 7:30 PM
Presenter: Shannon

The Princess Diarist by Carrie FisherAn intimate and revealing recollection of what happened on one of the most famous film sets of all time?and what developed behind the scenes. Fisher also ponders the joys and insanity of celebrity, and the absurdity of a life spawned by Hollywood royalty. Laugh-out-loud hilarity brimming with candor and introspection.Join us for a lively discussion at the Avenue Flower Shop and Wine Bard, 10632 S. Cicero. No registration necessary. All are welcome!

Created by Evanced Sync on Jul 5th, 2017
Updated on Jul 11th, 2017

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Sunday with Friends Concert: Polka Party

Sunday, November 12 from 2-3 p.m.

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Sunday with Friends Concert: Polka Party

Created by Melissa Apple on Nov 8th, 2017

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Event Wrap Up: Skype with Nicolás Obregón

Missed the event? Watch the author chat on our YouTube page

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Event Wrap Up: Skype with Nicolás Obregón

Created by Meghan Moran on Sep 18th, 2017
Updated on Nov 8th, 2017

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Conversation Circle

Nov 29th @ 6:30 PM
Quiet Study Room

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Conversation Circle

Wed, Nov 29th @ 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 Sep 1st, 2017
Updated on Sep 12th, 2017

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Chicago's Yule Time Contributions and Traditions

Nov 29th @ 7:00 PM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

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Chicago's Yule Time Contributions and Traditions

Wed, Nov 29th @ 7:00 PM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

Did you know that one of Chicago's first big industries was that of Christmas tree and wreath distribution? Or that the Windy City is the birthplace of countless Yule Time songs and toys? Join us to hear the stories of the Windy City's contributions to the holiday with popular Chicago historian Clarence Goodman.

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 9th, 2017
Updated on Nov 9th, 2017

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