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Oak Lawn Writers' Group - Children's Authors

Aug 17th @ 10:00 AM
Mary Nelson Room

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Oak Lawn Writers' Group - Children's Authors

Thu, Aug 17th @ 10:00 AM
Mary Nelson Room

Meets the third Thursday of each month from 10 a.m. to Noon. Readings, critiques and discussions of current trends in picture books and novels for middle school age and young adults. No fee or registration required

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 9th, 2017
Updated on Jan 5th, 2017

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Cineversary Film Discussion Series - Bonnie and Clyde (1967)

Aug 17th @ 6:00 PM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

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Cineversary Film Discussion Series - Bonnie and Clyde (1967)

Thu, Aug 17th @ 6:00 PM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

Cineversary celebrates a milestone anniversary of an artistically, culturally and historically important motion picture. Watch the complete movie and then engage in a group conversation led by Erik J. Martin, creator and moderator of CineVerse ? the Oak Lawn Park District's weekly film discussion group (details at cineversegroup.blogspot.com).Bonnie and Clyde (1967) ? 50th Anniversary Bonnie Parker, a bored waitress, falls in love with an ex-con, Clyde Barrow, and together they start a violent crime spree through the country, robbing cars and banks. Starring Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway. Not rated. 111 min.

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

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So You Need Solar Eclipse Glasses?

Come to OLPL @ 1 pm on Mon. Aug 21st

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So You Need Solar Eclipse Glasses?

Created by Emily Kenny on Aug 15th, 2017
Updated on Aug 17th, 2017

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Introduction to the Internet

Aug 18th @ 9:00 AM

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Introduction to the Internet

Fri, Aug 18th @ 9:00 AM
Computer Training Center
Presenter: Patty Lerner

This class exposes the total novice to the Internet world via explanation of terms, how it works, what is needed, how to navigate, what not to do, and how to use a search engine. (Requires basic computer skills.)$6

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

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Solar Eclipse Party

Aug 21st @ 1:00 PM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

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Solar Eclipse Party

Mon, Aug 21st @ 1:00 PM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

We will have video feed from NASA, hands-on activities and Ms. Emily will be Skyping in from the Shawnee National Forest where totality will occur. Hopefully there will be clear skies for viewing outdoors too. Ages 7 and up with adults.

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 9th, 2017
Updated on Feb 18th, 2017

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Crochet Club

Aug 22nd @ 2:00 PM
Meeting Room C

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Crochet Club

Tue, Aug 22nd @ 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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Farmers' Market

Aug 23rd @ 8:00 AM

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Farmers' Market

Wed, Aug 23rd @ 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

Aug 23rd @ 9:00 AM
Computer Training Center

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Drop-In Learning Topics

Wed, Aug 23rd @ 9:00 AM
Computer Training Center

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

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 9th, 2017
Updated on Aug 10th, 2017

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Friends of the Library Book Discussion Group

Aug 23rd @ 1:00 PM
Mary Nelson Room

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Friends of the Library Book Discussion Group

Wed, Aug 23rd @ 1:00 PM
Mary Nelson Room

"Gray Mountain" by John Grisham "The year is 2008 and Samantha Kofer's career at a huge Wall Street law firm is on the fast track -- until the recession hits and she is downsized, furloughed, and escorted out of the building. Samantha, though, is offered an opportunity to work at a legal aid clinic for one year without pay, all for a slim chance of getting rehired. In a matter of days Samantha moves from Manhattan to Brady, Virginia, population 2,200, in the heart of Appalachia, a part of the world she has only read about.

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

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Friends of the Library Book Discussion Group

Aug 23rd @ 1:00 PM
Mary Nelson Room

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Friends of the Library Book Discussion Group

Wed, Aug 23rd @ 1:00 PM
Mary Nelson Room

Friends of the Library Book Discussions

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 15th, 2017

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Family Movie- Pan (2015)

Aug 25th @ 10:00 AM

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Family Movie- Pan (2015)

Fri, Aug 25th @ 10:00 AM
Meeting Room B

An orphan arrives at Neverland and discovers his destiny to become Peter Pan. PG. 111 minutes.

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

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Oak Lawn Writers' Group - General Interest

Aug 26th @ 10:00 AM
Mary Nelson Room

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Oak Lawn Writers' Group - General Interest

Sat, Aug 26th @ 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

Aug 26th @ 1:00 PM
Mary Nelson Room

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Oak Lawn Writers' Group - Screenwriters

Sat, Aug 26th @ 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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Collect Data During the Solar Eclipse

Become a citizen scientist

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Collect Data During the Solar Eclipse

Created by Emily Kenny on Aug 6th, 2017
Updated on Aug 8th, 2017

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So You Want To Look At The Sun?

Watch this video for safe sun watching. Recommend by staff from the Trackman Planetarium.

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So You Want To Look At The Sun?

Created by Emily Kenny on Aug 8th, 2017

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Summer StoryWalk Field Trip

Missed the program? You can still read the book on the trail!

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Summer StoryWalk Field Trip

Created by Emily Kenny on Aug 6th, 2017
Updated on Aug 7th, 2017

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Movie Screening - Loving (2016)

Aug 28th @ 1:00 PM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

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Movie Screening - Loving (2016)

Mon, Aug 28th @ 1:00 PM
Meeting Room Combo (A+B+C)

The story of Richard and Mildred Loving, a couple whose arrest for interracial marriage in 1960s Virginia began a legal battle that would end with the Supreme Court's historic 1967 decision. Starring Joel Edgerton and Ruth Negga. PG-13. 123 min.

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 9th, 2017
Updated on Jun 2nd, 2017

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Farmers' Market

Aug 30th @ 8:00 AM

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Farmers' Market

Wed, Aug 30th @ 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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Lunch with "Apples"

Sep 1st @ 12:00 PM

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Lunch with "Apples"

Fri, Sep 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.

Created by Evanced Sync on Jul 27th, 2017

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You've Got the Write Stuff

If you like to write, check out one of the three writer’s groups that meet at the Library every month!

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You've Got the Write Stuff

Created by Melissa Apple on Aug 2nd, 2017

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Labor Day

Sep 4th @ 9:00 AM

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Labor Day

Mon, Sep 4th @ 9:00 AM

The Library will be closed Monday, Sept. 4 for Labor Day.

Created by Evanced Sync on Jun 9th, 2017
Updated on Dec 20th, 2016

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Computer Basics

Sep 5th @ 10:00 AM
Computer Training Center

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Computer Basics

Tue, Sep 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 Jul 7th, 2017

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Make and Take Crafts

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

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Make and Take Crafts

Tue, Sep 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 May 23rd, 2017

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Farmers' Market

Sep 6th @ 8:00 AM

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Farmers' Market

Wed, Sep 6th @ 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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Getting Crafty for a Cause

Created by Melissa Apple on Jul 28th, 2017

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