Drop-In Teen Volunteers

Drop-In Teen Volunteers

Saturday, July 2, 2016 - 10:30am to 12:00pm

Teens who have been accepted as part of the summer drop-in volunteer program will meet to complete tasks to support the library's service to the community.

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Small Meeting Room
Drop-In Teen Volunteers

Drop-In Teen Volunteers

Saturday, June 25, 2016 - 10:30am to 12:00pm

Teens who have been accepted as part of the summer drop-in volunteer program will meet to complete tasks to support the library's service to the community.

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Small Meeting Room
Drop-In Teen Volunteers

Drop-In Teen Volunteers

Saturday, June 18, 2016 - 10:30am to 12:00pm

Teens who have been accepted as part of the summer drop-in volunteer program will meet to complete tasks to support the library's service to the community.

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Small Meeting Room
Drop-In Teen Volunteers

Drop-In Teen Volunteers

Saturday, June 11, 2016 - 10:30am to 12:00pm

Teens who have been accepted as part of the summer drop-in volunteer program will meet to complete tasks to support the library's service to the community.

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Small Meeting Room
Artist Nick Bridge: "Guatemalan Sojourn"

Artist Nick Bridge: "Guatemalan Sojourn"

Sunday, June 5, 2016 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Meet Oak Park artist Nick Bridge and see his exhibit, Guatemalan Sojourn. The exhibit will continue in the Oak Park Public Library Art Gallery through Wednesday, June 29.

A common concern throughout Nick Bridge's work has been light, regardless of media or genre. "My desire to paint has manifested itself in exploration of the textures and juxtapositions of the urban landscape, remnants of our native prairie, the imagery of popular culture, still life and the human figure," notes Bridge.

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Small Meeting Room
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Tech Workshop: Profile Photo Basics

Tech Workshop: Profile Photo Basics

Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Do you use social media for professional networking? Learn how to select the best photo for your profiles, including LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook. During this workshop, you can have your profile photos reviewed and have a sample headshot taken. An email address and knowledge of computer basics are required.

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Small Meeting Room
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Art Reception: Robert M. Proce

Art Reception: Robert M. Proce

Sunday, April 3, 2016 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Meet long-time Oak Park artist Robert Proce and see his exhibit, "The Art of R. M. Proce: Retrospective" at a reception in his honor. The reception is free and open to the public. The exhibit will be on display in the gallery through April 29.

Proce studied at the Art Institute of Chicago, American Academy of Art and the Institute of Lettering and Design where he served as an instructor. Proce has also worked as an art director, lettering artist, and portrait artist. He and his wife Joyce owned a popular costume shop in Oak Park named Razzle Dazzle.

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Small Meeting Room
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Genealogy Meet-Up

Genealogy Meet-Up

Friday, July 15, 2016 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

This monthly group is an opportunity for genealogy enthusiasts to meet up, discuss tips and helpful hints, and hear from experts in the field. July's meet-up will offer the chance for local genealogists to get together to share information, advice, and resources they have gathered in their research. 

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Small Meeting Room
Oak Park Photography Club

Oak Park Photography Club

Monday, April 11, 2016 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

The Oak Park Photography Clubs meets twice monthly on the second and fourth Monday evenings from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Main Library. All skill levels are welcome. Photographers share digital images most of the meetings; some meetings are reserved for print night.

For more information, contact Debby Preiser, 708, 697-6915.

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Small Meeting Room
Writing Workshop with Gary Johnson

Writing Workshop with Gary Johnson

Sunday, May 8, 2016 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm

Explore the writers' process using the acclaimed Story Workshop Method with writer, Columbia College associate professor, and former Oak Park Public Library trustee, Gary Johnson.

Develop your imagination and voice in this lively 2 1/2-hour workshop through seeing-in-the-mind imagery, reading and telling aloud, abstract word exercises, and in-class writing and read back. Fiction, nonfiction, poetry and script forms. Please bring writing materials.

Limited to 15 participants, high school juniors and above. Register to attend.

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Small Meeting Room
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