Upcoming Events

Oct 25 2021 - 11:00am
DIY Goofy Pumpkin Drawstring Bags - Available for pick-up on October 25 @ 11:00am.   These Goofy Pumpkin Drawstring Bags are perfect for collecting tons of candy on Halloween! Color your bag to bring it to life and then pair it with this year's Halloween costume. Patrons will receive one... more
Oct 25 2021 - 6:30pm
(Virtual) The Fantastical Workings of The Brothers Grimm - Available on Zoom on Wednesday, October 25 @ 6:30pm.   Join us on Zoom for a special presentation from Historical Presenter Jim Gibbons. Many children have grown up spellbound by adaptations of the enchanting children’s stories of... more
Oct 26 2021 - 10:30am
Virtual Rooted in Truth Book Discussion - Join us on Zoom on Tuesday, October 26 @ 10:30am.   Join the discussion through Zoom on Tuesday, October 26 at 10:30am. No registration is required to join the discussion; we do encourage all participants to have read the book selection for the month... more
Oct 27 2021 - 6:30pm
Virtual Author in the Spotlight: Chris Bohjalian - Available through Zoom on October 27 @ 6:30pm.   Join us virtually for a library-wide event featuring author Chris Bohjalian! Chris Bohjalian is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of 22 books. His work has been translated into 35 languages... more
Oct 28 2021 - 10:30am
Virtual Potpourri of Lectures Series - All lectures will be held virtually on Zoom.    Lecture Dates & Topics 10/7 - "Biking Along the Rhone" with Barb Barnes & Roger Stoub10/14 - "Pandemic Issues for the Park Forest Fire Department" with Chief Tracy Natyshok10/21 - "The Invention of... more
Oct 28 2021 - 11:00am
Toddler Van Gogh on the Go! - Available for pick-up on Thursday, October 28 @ 11:00am.   Toddler Art is back with a new name: Toddler Van Gogh on the Go! Register your child today for one of our take-home Toddler Van Gogh art kits, and watch your child create a masterpiece before your very eyes... more
Nov 1 2021 - 11:00am
Join the November Community Read!   Simply register, pick up a FREE copy of the book, and read at your leisure.  November Book Pick: My Monticello, by Jocelyn Nicole Johnson Participants will also receive a ****BONUS FREE BOOK*****  BONUS FREE BOOK: A Past the Breathes" by Noel Obiora (While... more
Nov 1 2021 - 12:00pm
Rooted in Truth Book Club - New book selected monthly. Discussions held virtually on Zoom and Padlet. Facilitated by Kaitlyn.    The Rooted in Truth Book Club is a book club dedicated to reading and discussing books written by authors of color (including, but not limited to, American, Caribbean... more
Nov 2 2021 - 12:00pm
Come get it while its HOT, Pick up your FREE COPY of Jeff Kinney's Diary of a Wimpy Kid BIG SHOT!! ONE COPY PER FAMILY  FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED. WHEN THEY ARE GONE, THEY ARE GONE! FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT MS. NIKKI @ 708-748-3731 EXT. 31
Nov 3 2021 - 11:30am
Virtual Chair Yoga with Arlene Santiago - Available through Zoom on 11/3 @ 11:30am.   Our popular Chair Yoga program with Health Transformation Coach and Instructor Arlene Santiago is officially available virtually through Zoom! Tune in on designated Wednesdays for an interactive, instructional... more

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