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This event is in the "Arts & Culture" group.
This event is in the "Students Grades 6-12" group.

Music to Me Performing Arts Camp: Guest Artist Performance

11:00am - 12:30pm
Main Library
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Veterans Room
Age Group: Middle School, High School
Program Type: Arts & Culture, Students Grades 6-12
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 120
Event Details:
Join us Wednesdays from 11 am to 2 pm for a five-week performing arts camp designed to encourage youth to explore a musical concept of choice. For students in grades 6-12. Register now for any or all sessions you'd like to attend » During thi...

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Masks Encouraged

Masks for everyone age 2+ are encouraged while attending this program.

Music to Me: Performing Arts Camp

11:00am - 2:00pm
Main Library
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Middle School, High School
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Join us Wednesdays from 11 am to 2 pm for a six-week performing arts camp designed to encourage youth to explore a musical concept of choice. For students in grades 6-12.  ...
This event is in the "Students Grades 6-12" group.

Teen Activities: Maze

1:00pm - 5:00pm
Maze Branch Library
Library Branch: Maze Branch Library
Room: Maze Branch Meeting Room
Age Group: Middle School, High School
Program Type: Students Grades 6-12
Event Details:
Join us for board games, snacks, relaxing coloring, and more at the Maze Branch every Wednesday this Summer.  So bring your friends and come hang out for a while!   Teens ages 13-18 welcome! ...

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Masks Encouraged

Masks for everyone age 2+ are encouraged while attending this program.

This event is in the "Students Grades 6-12" group.

Teen Services: Pokémon Club

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Book Discussion Room
Age Group: Middle School, High School
Program Type: Students Grades 6-12
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Details:
Join us for a weekly Pokemon Fan Club! There will be tables set up where you can learn and play the Pokemon Trading Card Game, and plug-in ports are available to charge up any handheld devices so Pokemon GO gamers are absolutely welcome! Snacks wi...

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Masks Encouraged

Masks for everyone age 2+ are encouraged while attending this program.

Oak Park Holistic Health Meetup Group

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Book Discussion Room
Meeting/Event Description
Discuss the conditions in our bodies that will heal themselves if given the proper raw materials. Chronic disease only occurs when you lose the ability to make new cells that work. The question is what does it take to make new cells that work....
This event is in the "Arts & Culture" group.
This event is in the "Multicultural" group.

VIRTUAL: French Conversation Hour

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual
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Library Branch: Virtual
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: Adults, Older Adults
Program Type: Arts & Culture, Multicultural
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23

French Conversation Hour

Join us for a casual hour of open conversation with other French speakers. Whether you speak enough to hold a basic conversation or you can rattle off long stories, all are welcome. No class, no formal lesson—just practice for current French speakers.

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Virtual Program

After you register (below), you will receive an email with a specific Zoom link to join the event.

By registering, you agree to library policy and understand that no conduct is permitted that may reasonably be expected to create a disturbance or otherwise interfere with the safe use and enjoyment of the library and program by others. All times are listed in Central time.

This event is in the "Kids & Families" group.
This event is in the "Storytimes" group.
Library Branch: Offsite
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool
Program Type: Kids & Families, Storytimes
Event Details:
We’re partnering with the Park District of Oak Park to bring the library to your neighborhood! Share books, songs, and play with fun storytimes in our parks. Best for families with kids 0-5. Weather permitting.  See all upcoming storytimes » ...

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Masks Encouraged

Masks for everyone age 2+ are encouraged while attending this program.

This event is in the "Digital Learning" group.

Tech Help Drop-In

10:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Creative Studio
Age Group: Adults, Older Adults
Program Type: Digital Learning
Event Details:
Have a tech question? Join us for monthly Tech Help Drop-In sessions. Our digital learning staff will help you answer your technology-based questions and address your concerns about laptops, tablets, and smartphones. We CAN help with learning ab...

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Masks Required

Masks for everyone age 2+ are required while attending this program.

Youth Kickback

5:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Small Meeting Room
Meeting/Event Description
Crafts, Games, & More for kids 8-12 ...
This event is in the "Kids & Families" group.
This event is in the "Storytimes" group.

Shake, Rattle & Read

10:30am - 11:00am
Dole Branch Library
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Library Branch: Dole Branch Library
Room: Dole Branch Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool
Program Type: Kids & Families, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
An energetic program designed for children up to age 5, with caregiver support. Get ready to sing, dance, and listen to great stories! Register for each class you will attend. No need to fill out the form for each family member, just once per grou...

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Masks Encouraged

Masks for everyone age 2+ are encouraged while attending this program.

This event is in the "Students Grades 6-12" group.

Queerios Summer Hangout (Grades 6-8)

3:30pm - 5:30pm
Main Library
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Middle School
Program Type: Students Grades 6-12
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited

Queerios

Queerios is a group for middle school students that affirms and celebrates LGBTQ+ people. Allies are welcome.

Event Details:
Join us for a low-pressure hangout. We'll have games, crafts, LGBTQ+ reads, and other activities, so you can connect with other students, share the space, and relax at your own pace. ...

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Masks Encouraged

Masks for everyone age 2+ are encouraged while attending this program.

This event is in the "Kids & Families" group.
This event is in the "Storytimes" group.

Shake, Rattle & Read in Stevenson Park

10:00am - 10:30am
Offsite
Library Branch: Offsite
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool
Program Type: Kids & Families, Storytimes
Event Details:
We’re partnering with the Park District of Oak Park to bring the library to your neighborhood! Share books, songs, and play with fun storytimes in our parks. Best for families with kids 0-5. Weather permitting.  See all upcoming storytimes » ...

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Masks Encouraged

Masks for everyone age 2+ are encouraged while attending this program.

English Language Conversation

10:00am - 11:00am
Main Library
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Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Book Discussion Room
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23
Event Details:
Join other English language learners to practice English and learn new vocabulary in an informal setting. Conversation facilitators will lead the session with a variety of topics for conversation. Free and open to all English language learners. ...

Heroes of Tomorrow the Power of Giving...More

10:30am - 2:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Veterans Room
Meeting/Event Description
Our recently established not for profit was created to close the gap of our Black and Brown young women and men through providing scholarships that desire to attend a private/Christian institution. We also look to investing in our communities' future...

Stitch In

12:30pm - 4:30pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Small Meeting Room
Meeting/Event Description
Stitch in...

Ducks in a Row Gaming

12:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Book Discussion Room
Meeting/Event Description
A monthly gathering of friends to play board and card games. New friends and games always welcome, please join us!...
This event is in the "Health & Wellness" group.

VIRTUAL: Grief Journaling

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual
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Library Branch: Virtual
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: Middle School, High School, Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited

Grief Journaling Workshop

Have you experienced the loss of a loved one (a partner, family member, mentor, friend, etc.)? Are you experiencing ambiguous loss or anticipatory grief? Even if you don’t consider yourself a writer, you are welcome to join us on this journey of journaling. Each session will begin with prompts and/or a guided meditation followed by time to journal. At the end of each session, we will set aside time to share, if you feel so moved. Feel free to come to any or all workshops.

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Virtual Program

After you register (below), you will receive an email with a specific Zoom link to join the event.

By registering, you agree to library policy and understand that no conduct is permitted that may reasonably be expected to create a disturbance or otherwise interfere with the safe use and enjoyment of the library and program by others. All times are listed in Central time.

This event is in the "Kids & Families" group.
This event is in the "Storytimes" group.

Shake, Rattle & Read

10:30am - 11:00am
Maze Branch Library
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Registration
Library Branch: Maze Branch Library
Room: Maze Branch Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool
Program Type: Kids & Families, Storytimes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
An energetic program designed for children up to age 5, with caregiver support. Get ready to sing, dance, and listen to great stories! Register for each class you will attend. No need to fill out the form for each family member, just once per grou...

Disclaimer(s)

Masks Encouraged

Masks for everyone age 2+ are encouraged while attending this program.

Teaching by Design

10:30am - 1:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Small Meeting Room
Meeting/Event Description
Teaching by Design is a professional development program for K-12 Educators which empowers teachers to integrate American art, design, and architecture into their classroom curriculum....