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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.

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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

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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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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

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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.

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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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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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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
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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.

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Updated on Nov 9th, 2017

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Microsoft Publisher Essentials

Nov 30th @ 10:00 AM
Computer Training Center

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Microsoft Publisher Essentials

Thu, Nov 30th @ 10:00 AM
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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Paging Through History

Nov 30th @ 7:00 PM

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Paging Through History

Thu, Nov 30th @ 7:00 PM
Local History
Presenter: Kevin

The Good Nurse: a True Story of Medicine, Madness, and Murder by Charles GraeberAfter his December 2003 arrest, registered nurse Charlie Cullen was quickly dubbed "The Angel of Death" by the media. But Cullen was no mercy killer, nor was he a simple monster. He was a favorite son, husband, beloved father, best friend, and celebrated caregiver. Implicated in the deaths of as many as 300 patients, he was also perhaps the most prolific serial killer in American history. An incredibly vivid portrait of madness and a penetrating look inside America's medical system.Join us for a discussion of this engrossing book. No registration is required and all are welcome!

Created by Evanced Sync on Jul 5th, 2017
Updated on Jul 11th, 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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Lunch with "Apples"

Dec 1st @ 12:00 PM

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Lunch with "Apples"

Fri, Dec 1st @ 12:00 PM
Computer Center
Presenter: Patty Lerner

Join us on the first Friday of the month at Noon.Bring your lunch and gather with other iPad and iPhone users and share ideas, tips and tricks. No registration required.

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Season of Giving Blood Drive

Dec 2nd @ 9:30 AM
Meeting Room B

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Season of Giving Blood Drive

Sat, Dec 2nd @ 9:30 AM
Meeting Room B

It is the season of giving, and what better way to give than to donate blood to others in need? Heartland Blood Centers will be sponsoring a blood drive and we need your donations! Must be over the age of 16 to donate. Appointments are encouraged! Please click https://ht.heartlandbc.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/2035478 to schedule your preferred donation time.

Created by Evanced Sync on Oct 5th, 2017
Updated on Nov 7th, 2017

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Drop-In Gift Wrapping Help

Dec 2nd @ 11:00 AM

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Drop-In Gift Wrapping Help

Sat, Dec 2nd @ 11:00 AM

Not enough time or energy to wrap all those holiday gifts? Drop by the 2nd floor gift wrapping station where teen helpers will be on hand to assist you with that pile of presents. Wrapping paper and supplies will be provided.

Created by Evanced Sync on Nov 7th, 2017

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Sunday with Friends concert: Festive Music for the Season

Dec 3rd @ 2:00 PM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

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Sunday with Friends concert: Festive Music for the Season

Sun, Dec 3rd @ 2:00 PM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

The Bel Sonore Chamber Ensemble returns for a performance sure to get you in the holiday spirit. The Ensemble will entertain with instrumental works from classic composers including Handel, Vaughan Williams, Max Reger and many others.

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

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Holiday Classic Movie Night at the Library

Dec 4th @ 6:30 PM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

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Holiday Classic Movie Night at the Library

Mon, Dec 4th @ 6:30 PM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

Join us for a cup of hot chocolate, some festive snacks and a cozy holiday movie to warm you up on a cold winter night.Christmas in Connecticut (1945)Not rated. 102 min. A food writer who has lied about being the perfect housewife must try to cover her deception when her boss and a returning war hero invite themselves to her home for a traditional family Christmas. Starring Barbara Stanwyck and Dennis Morgan.

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Computer Basics

Dec 5th @ 10:00 AM
Computer Training Center

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Computer Basics

Tue, Dec 5th @ 10:00 AM
Computer Training Center
Presenter: Natalie DeJonghe

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 Nov 1st, 2017

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Make and Take Crafts

Dec 5th @ 7:00 PM
Meeting Room Combo (B+C)

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Make and Take Crafts

Tue, Dec 5th @ 7:00 PM
Meeting Room Combo (B+C)

Learn to make a new craft that you can take home. All levels of creativity welcome, all materials provided. Doors open at 6:45pm. Please register online, by phone, or in person. Limit 20.

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

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Conversation Circle

Dec 6th @ 6:30 PM
Quiet Study Room

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Conversation Circle

Wed, Dec 6th @ 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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Irish Genealogy

Dec 6th @ 6:45 PM
Meeting Room B

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Irish Genealogy

Wed, Dec 6th @ 6:45 PM
Meeting Room B
Presenter: Kathy O'Leary

Irish Genealogy

Created by Evanced Sync on Nov 8th, 2017

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Back and Neck Surgery: Who Can It Help?

Dec 7th @ 6:30 PM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

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Back and Neck Surgery: Who Can It Help?

Thu, Dec 7th @ 6:30 PM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

Dr. Gaynor from Advocate Christ Medical Center will discuss symptoms that may indicate treatable problems, review minimally invasive alternatives, and educate on spinal cord stimulation.

Created by Evanced Sync on Nov 7th, 2017
Updated on Nov 13th, 2017

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Computer Basics

Dec 7th @ 7:00 PM
Computer Training Center

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Computer Basics

Thu, Dec 7th @ 7:00 PM
Computer Training Center
Presenter: Natalie DeJonghe

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 Sep 12th, 2017
Updated on Nov 1st, 2017

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