A Representative from the Illinois Small Business Administration will be here to showcase resources for finding capital to start or grow your business.
This class is designed for two-year-olds with caregiver support. Two-year-olds are learning how to sit, listen and interact with the storyteller, and often still need assistance from caregivers to feel successful. Longer books and imaginative games are paired with more complex stories and rhymes to reinforce at home. Limit: 25. Oak Park Public Library card required at Main Library.
For children up to 36 months, with a caregiver. Created especially for curious wanderers. We bring stories to life by sharing delightful books, friendly puppets, music, and movement games.
For children up to 36 months, with a caregiver. Hands-on and age appropriate pre-literacy activities for you to share with your child.
See and discuss Young Man With a Horn, the second in a film series celebrating Kirk Douglas. In this 1950 film inspired by the life of tragic jazz great Bix Beiderbecke, a young trumpet player is torn between an honest singer and a manipulative heiress. Directed by Michael Curtiz. (112 minutes)
It's our weekly after-school program for kids ages 8+! Activities include crafts, movies, and games.
Games, crafts, and activities will be matched with stories in this hands-on session that is a great way to discover both new books and new friends. Best for ages 4-8.
Leading Edge is sponsored by Global CommUnity Associates.
Make a Valentine Box you'll treasure for years to come. We will decoupage heart-shaped boxes with beautiful designs and colors from old magazines. Best for ages 5+. Registration with an Oak Park Public Library card required.
Who have two thumbs, have great television shows, and are taking over the world? Funny girls! Come celebrate an early Galentine's Day and all the funny ladies we love. Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Mindy Kaling, Amy Schumer, Tig Notaro, the list goes on and on, so come join us and talk about your favorite funny lady.
For babies up to 15 months, with a caregiver. Boost your baby's brain power with simple board books, engaging props, fun rhymes, singing, and socializing.
This energetic program is designed for children of all ages, with caregiver support. The importance of music and movement in pre-literacy is emphasized in this new program that will get everyone up on their feet and singing with loud enthusiasm.
For babies up to 15 months, with a caregiver. Hands-on and age-appropriate pre-literacy activities for you to share with your child.
Drop in each week to socialize with other local homeschooling families. Sack lunches welcome. Best for ages 6+ and siblings.
Drop in and make a movie with Steve & Kate's Camp! No experience, expertise, or equipment needed; just bring your imagination. Best for ages 5+.
All are welcome to join a group of avid readers who meet to discuss
books while they knit and crochet blankets and scarves to donate to
various charities. No knitting experience needed.
Bring your gently used kids' books and take home something new to you! Any leftover books will be donated to the annual Friends of the Library Book Sale.
An educational power hour of learning the terminology of investment and beginning portfolio management.
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Library programs and classes are often photographed and/or recorded for promotional purposes. Please let us know if you prefer not to be photographed or videotaped. Your name (and your child’s name) will never be used without your written consent.