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Wines Around the World/Game Hour

Jul 21st @ 4:00 PM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

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Wines Around the World/Game Hour

Fri, Jul 21st @ 4:00 PM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

While parents enjoy the adult-only wine tasting, kids ages 8 and up can enjoy lively games or relax with a variety of coloring projects.

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

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Extra Life Gaming Fest this Saturday!

Created by Izabel Gronski on Jul 20th, 2017

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Oak Lawn Writers' Group - General Interest

Jul 22nd @ 10:00 AM
Mary Nelson Room

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Oak Lawn Writers' Group - General Interest

Sat, Jul 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 Jun 9th, 2017
Updated on Jun 7th, 2017

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Oak Lawn Writers' Group - Screenwriters

Jul 22nd @ 1:00 PM
Mary Nelson Room

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Oak Lawn Writers' Group - Screenwriters

Sat, Jul 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. No fee or registration required.

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 9th, 2017
Updated on Jun 7th, 2017

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Extra Life Guild Gaming Tournament

Jul 22nd @ 1:00 PM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

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Extra Life Guild Gaming Tournament

Sat, Jul 22nd @ 1:00 PM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

Calling all gamers, novice and pro! Join our Extra Life team and help us raise money for Lurie Children?s Hospital. Not interested in joining our team? Make a donation while you play! Members of the Extra Life Chicago Guild and 4 Onions Gaming Society will be with us to teach some new games and stream the event on Twitch!Donate and join our team here:https://www.extra-life.org/team/olpl

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 9th, 2017
Updated on Jul 17th, 2017

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BIG Thank You To Our Volunteers

Great hunt for ripe produce & caterpillars!

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BIG Thank You To Our Volunteers

Created by Emily Kenny on Jul 14th, 2017
Updated on Jul 18th, 2017

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3-D House Designs Show Creativity and Skill

Our summer reading theme, "Build a Better World," found physical form in our 3-D designers' creations!

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3-D House Designs Show Creativity and Skill

Created by Mary Donovan on Jul 18th, 2017

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St. Gerald Day Camp Summer Visit

Jul 24th @ 10:00 AM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

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St. Gerald Day Camp Summer Visit

Mon, Jul 24th @ 10:00 AM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

Children in St. Gerald's day camp will be visiting for stories and a craft.

Created by Evanced Sync on Jul 5th, 2017

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Reel Books Movie Screening: Fences (2016)

Jul 24th @ 1:00 PM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

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Reel Books Movie Screening: Fences (2016)

Mon, Jul 24th @ 1:00 PM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

Troy Maxson once dreamed of a baseball career, but was too old when the major leagues began admitting black players. His lost dream of glory begins to eat at him, causing him to make a decision that threatens to tear his family apart. Based on the play by August Wilson. Starring Denzel Washington and Viola Davis. PG-13. 139 min. A second screening will be shown at 6:30 p.m.

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 9th, 2017
Updated on Mar 3rd, 2017

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Reel Books Movie Screening: Fences (2016)

Jul 24th @ 6:30 PM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

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Reel Books Movie Screening: Fences (2016)

Mon, Jul 24th @ 6:30 PM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

Troy Maxson once dreamed of a baseball career, but was too old when the major leagues began admitting black players. His lost dream of glory begins to eat at him, causing him to make a decision that threatens to tear his family apart. Based on the play by August Wilson. Starring Denzel Washington and Viola Davis. PG-13. 139 min.

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 9th, 2017
Updated on Mar 3rd, 2017

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Crochet Club

Jul 25th @ 2:00 PM
Meeting Room C

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Crochet Club

Tue, Jul 25th @ 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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Refreshing Reads

Jul 25th @ 7:30 PM

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Refreshing Reads

Tue, Jul 25th @ 7:30 PM

Book Discussion at the Avenue Flower Shop & Wine Bar. All are welcome! No registration requiredThe Four Agreements: a Practical Guide to Personal Freedom by Don Miguel RuizIn The Four Agreements, bestselling author don Miguel Ruiz reveals the source of self-limiting beliefs that rob us of joy and create needless suffering. Based on ancient Toltec wisdom, The Four Agreements offer a powerful code of conduct that can rapidly transform our lives to a new experience of freedom, true happiness, and love.

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

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Farmers' Market

Jul 26th @ 8:00 AM

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Farmers' Market

Wed, Jul 26th @ 8:00 AM

OLPL will be at the 2017 Oak Lawn Farmers' Market every Wednesday through September 27th

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

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Drop-In Learning Topics

Jul 26th @ 9:00 AM
Computer Training Center

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Drop-In Learning Topics

Wed, Jul 26th @ 9:00 AM
Computer Training Center

Different Topics each week - No sign-up required - NOT Hands on. This week's topic is: YouTube.

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 9th, 2017
Updated on Jul 12th, 2017

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Computer Boot Camp

Jul 26th @ 11:00 AM

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Computer Boot Camp

Wed, Jul 26th @ 11:00 AM
Computer Training Center
Presenter: Patty Lerner

Boot Camp consists of basic computer classes (Mouse and Windows, PC Security, Internet, Email, About Social Networking), a free flash drive and two FREE advanced classes. Students will receive the flash drive with all the course materials and may use the drive to save their work. Students may sign up for any two additional classes (except Excel). Additional courses must be taken within 6 months from beginning course date. $50

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

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Friends of the Library Book Discussion Group

Jul 26th @ 1:00 PM
Mary Nelson Room

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Friends of the Library Book Discussion Group

Wed, Jul 26th @ 1:00 PM
Mary Nelson Room

Friends of the Library Book Discussions

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 15th, 2017

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Friends of the Library Book Discussion Group

Jul 26th @ 1:00 PM
Mary Nelson Room

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Friends of the Library Book Discussion Group

Wed, Jul 26th @ 1:00 PM
Mary Nelson Room

"Bleeding Heart Square" by Andrew TaylorHowever, unknown to Lydia, a dark mystery haunts the decrepit building. What happened to Miss Penhow, the middle-aged spinster who owns the house and who vanished four years earlier? Why is a seedy plain-clothes policeman obsessively watching the square? What is making struggling journalist Rory Wentwood so desperate to contact Miss Penhow? And why are parcels of rotting hearts being sent to Joseph Serridge, the last person to see Miss Penhow alive? Legend has it the devil once danced in Bleeding Heart Square--but is there now a new and sinister presence lurking in its shadows? Bleeding Heart Square is Andrew Taylor's most compelling mystery yet.

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 15th, 2017
Updated on Jun 20th, 2017

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Make & Take Craft Night

Jul 26th @ 7:00 PM
Meeting Room Combo (B+C)

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Make & Take Craft Night

Wed, Jul 26th @ 7:00 PM
Meeting Room Combo (B+C)

This summer our theme is "Build a Better World," and one way to do this is to make a craft to donate! All levels of creativity welcome, all materials provided. Doors open at 6:45. Limit 20. Please register online, by phone, or in person.

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 9th, 2017
Updated on Jul 11th, 2017

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Builders' Club Fun!

Created by Jen Trotta on Jun 27th, 2017
Updated on Jul 15th, 2017

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Building a Better World One Block at a Time!

Created by Jen Trotta on Jul 14th, 2017
Updated on Jul 15th, 2017

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Baby & Toddler Time!

Jul 27th @ 9:30 AM

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Baby & Toddler Time!

Thu, Jul 27th @ 9:30 AM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

Stop in with your babies and toddlers for stories, music & some fun free-play.

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 9th, 2017
Updated on Feb 7th, 2017

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Computer Boot Camp

Jul 27th @ 11:00 AM

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Computer Boot Camp

Thu, Jul 27th @ 11:00 AM
Computer Training Center
Presenter: Patty Lerner

Boot Camp consists of basic computer classes (Mouse and Windows, PC Security, Internet, Email, About Social Networking), a free flash drive and two FREE advanced classes. Students will receive the flash drive with all the course materials and may use the drive to save their work. Students may sign up for any two additional classes (except Excel). Additional courses must be taken within 6 months from beginning course date. $50

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

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So What Is A Solar Eclipse?

Jul 27th @ 6:30 PM
Meeting Room B

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So What Is A Solar Eclipse?

Thu, Jul 27th @ 6:30 PM
Meeting Room B

We are so excited about our viewing party on Aug 21st, we want to share our knowledge about eclipses with you. Learn what is actually happening during a solar eclipse, how is it different from lunar eclipse and when future eclipses will occur.Ages 7 and up with Adults

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 9th, 2017
Updated on Feb 28th, 2017

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Family Movie- The Angry Birds Movie (2016)

Jul 28th @ 10:00 AM

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Family Movie- The Angry Birds Movie (2016)

Fri, Jul 28th @ 10:00 AM
Meeting Room B

When an island full of happy birds is invaded by green piggies, it's up to three friends to find out what they're up to. PG. 97 minutes.

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

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After-Hours Teen Library Lock-In

Jul 28th @ 6:00 PM
Teen Room

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After-Hours Teen Library Lock-In

Fri, Jul 28th @ 6:00 PM
Teen Room

Get locked in the library after-hours! Run around the library playing Book Assassins, skype with teens across the country, play board games, and more. Limited to 25 students.

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 9th, 2017
Updated on Mar 13th, 2017

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