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.
Come down to the corner store! We have a little bit of everything. Stop by for an afternoon of messing around and being creative: there will be art, technology, and hip hop pop up programs, as well as space for you to unwind. Every week will be a new experience, and we welcome your ideas!
In a galaxy far, far away, a special storytime is taking place. Join us for an action-packed storytime filled with spaceships, stormtroopers, and lightsabers! May the force be with you! Best for ages 3+.
THE ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE IS HERE! Teens from the Oak Park Public Library and Forest Park Public Library will come together to battle against a growing zombie horde! ??Conspire against your enemies in this library-wide after-hours game of tag. Bring your own (brightly colored, foam-shooting) blaster if you have one.
Join French Conversation Hour to keep up your French language skills through open conversation with other French speakers. Whether you speak enough to hold a basic conversation or you can rattle off long stories, all are welcome. No class, no formal lesson--just practice for current French speakers.
Learn to use Oak Park Public Library's best online tools for job searches. In this workshop, you will learn the main features of Business Source Complete, Lynda.com, and ReferenceUSA. Additionally, we will cover the Applicant Tracking System, which is used as a screening tool by many employers
Looking for a job has changed dramatically over the past few years; however, many still follow the rules of yesterday. Learn how to modernize your search in a way that works best with your own personal style. Presenter: Richard Williams, Career Services, Triton College. Register now.
Seventy-five years ago, three young men from a
small town in West Virginia were among the American forces participating in
D-Day, changing the fortunes of the war with one bold stroke. How is that moment
aboard a Navy ship as it barrels toward the Normandy shore related to the death
of an old man in an Appalachian nursing home?
Do you Zumba? Get
moving with a heart-healthy and fun workout led by instructors from BFit
Fitness Center in Oak Park. Zumba is a Latin-inspired cardio-dance workout that
uses music and choreographed steps to form a fitness party atmosphere using
African beats. The natural body is a healthy body!
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.