One Book, One Oak Park Book Discussion: BYO Baby

Monday, July 20, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am

In this debut novel set in Oak Park, a series of home invasions rocks a local neighborhood into examining hidden prejudices, the power of tolerance, and the evolving relationship between American cities and their suburbs. This book discussion is for caregivers with young children and will be held in Children's Services. Toys and books will be provided for babies' and toddlers' entertainment while grown-ups chat.

Location: 
First Floor - Storytime Room

Mini Comic Con

Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

We're celebrating our love of comics with fun for everyone at the Main Library! In the Veterans Room, artist Gene Ha talks about how to draw anything, working for DC Comics, self-publishing, and more. On the First Floor, kids can challenge themselves at the Superhero Training Academy, make some fantastic crafts, and find more graphic novels to love. Costumes are encouraged, and keep an eye out for special character guests!

Location: 
Second Floor - Veterans Room

Sports & Games in Scoville Park

Friday, July 31, 2015 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Join us every Friday, July 10-31, for a grab bag of games and sports to keep you moving this summer. Meet up in Scoville Park to play Capture the Flag, learn yoga, and more!

This event is co-sponsored by the Park District of Oak Park.

Rain location: Veterans Room, Second Floor

Teens! To help plan and shape these events, submit a volunteer application at oppl.org/teens and indicate you'd like to be an Event Planner.

Sports & Games in Scoville Park

Friday, July 24, 2015 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Join us every Friday, July 10-31, for a grab bag of games and sports to keep you moving this summer. Meet up in Scoville Park to play Capture the Flag, learn yoga, and more!

This event is co-sponsored by the Park District of Oak Park.

Rain location: Veterans Room, Second Floor

Teens! To help plan and shape these events, submit a volunteer application at oppl.org/teens and indicate you'd like to be an Event Planner.

Sports & Games in Scoville Park

Friday, July 17, 2015 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Join us every Friday, July 10-31, for a grab bag of games and sports to keep you moving this summer. Meet up in Scoville Park to play Capture the Flag, learn yoga, and more!

This event is co-sponsored by the Park District of Oak Park.

Rain location: Veterans Room, Second Floor

Teens! To help plan and shape these events, submit a volunteer application at oppl.org/teens and indicate you'd like to be an Event Planner.

Sports & Games in Scoville Park

Friday, July 10, 2015 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Join us every Friday, July 10-31, for a grab bag of games and sports to keep you moving this summer. Meet up in Scoville Park to play Capture the Flag, learn yoga, and more!

This event is co-sponsored by the Park District of Oak Park.

Rain location: Veterans Room, Second Floor

Teens! To help plan and shape these events, submit a volunteer application at oppl.org/teens and indicate you'd like to be an Event Planner.

SCORE Small Business Counseling Sessions

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 - 9:30am to 12:30pm

Free business counseling/mentoring for start-ups, existing small businesses and budding entrepreneurs provided by business professionals from SCORE, a nonprofit association and resource partner of the Small Business Administration. The private, hour-long counseling sessions are held by appointment only on the second Tuesday of every month in 3rd Floor Group Study Rooms C and D at 9:30am, 10:30am and 11:30am. Appointments can be made online at www.scorechicago.org (Choose “Oak Park Public Library” from the drop down list of locations) or by phone at 312-353-7724.

Location: 
Third Floor - Group Study Room D
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