Adult Program

Origami Bugs

Come craft some crawly critters. We will supply the paper and go through two origami patterns--a cicada and a snail. This is a teen and adult event--some folds may be difficult for children.

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Origami Bugs

Come craft some crawly critters at the Maze Branch Library. We will supply the paper and go through two origami patterns- a cicada and a snail. This is a teen and adult event- some folds may be difficult for children.

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Yarns & Yarn: Plastic Textile Workshop

"Up-cycle" your plastic bags! Learn how to turn disposable plastic grocery bags into fabulous reusable tote bags and other items. Join Girl Scout Elaine Houha to learn how to create and use "plarn" and fused plastic bags while keeping plastic out of landfills.

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Election Prep

Polling place

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Election

Polling place

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Author Robert Mueller: "The Men of Omaha Beach"

Celebrate the 70th anniversary of D-Day. Former U.S. Army Signal Corpsman Robert Mueller, author of "Fields of War: Battle of Normandy," shares stories and photos of that historic day, June 6, 1944. American soldiers stormed Omaha Beach and overcame German defenses. The Allied assault to liberate France from German occupation started with the invasion of the Normandy coast.

Mueller's previous book, "Fields of War: Fifty Key Batlefields in France and Belgioum" has received four national book awards including a Bronze Medal from the Military Writers Society of America.

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Chess open play

Open play, all ages, all skill levels.

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Words on Wednesday: "The Optimist’s Daughter"

Set in the South, this story explores class, death and values through the conflict between Laurel, a middle-aged daughter of a judge, and her stepmother Fay. Join us to discuss this Pulitzer-Prize winning novel.

Copies of the book will be available at the Main Library a month before the discussion.

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Oak Park Tax Talk with Ali ElSaffar

Join us for a discussion on affordable taxes after retirement. Oak Park Township assessor Ali ElSaffar will address the issue of rising taxes and how best to avoid the financial liabilities. This special community conversation is open for all to attend.

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Robot Storytime & Craft

Calling all androids...Join Ms. Jenny & Mr. Ian for robot-themed stories, with a fun craft to follow. Domo arigato, Mr. Roboto! Best for ages 3+.

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