Library Events

The Library works tirelessly to bring the community events and activities that enhance the quality of life for residents and non-residents, alike. 

Special Events and Programs


LibraryStoryTimeSTORY TIME
Tuesdays, September 12 and 19| Time: 10:30 a.m. - 11:05 a.m. | FREE
 Stories, Movement and Fun for ages 2-6


Mondays |Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. | 8 classes FREE!

Learn and practice meditation. Each session will be led by a trainer


Library Used Book SaleFALL USED BOOK SALE
Thursday, October 19    from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Friday,       October 20    from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Sunday,     October 22    from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Monday,    October 23    from 11:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. -
 Bag Day
                                      Tuesday,    October 24  - Customer Appreciation Day
                                      To become a volunteer send an email to: Friends of Oak Park Library


Library You CreateYOU CREATE ART
 Ages: Youth and Adults | Time: 4:30 - 5:30 |FREE
The Oak Park Arts and Cultural Commission is teaming up with the Library to host three separate You Create Art projects.
Come join us! Bring your creativity!                           


Every Other Wednesday | Time: 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. |Ages: All |FREE
The STEAM(science, technology, engineering, arts and math) initiative is part of a large effort to expose patrons to the fields of engineering and design by building skills in math, science and the arts while participating in interesting projects.

                                         Wednesday, September 13: Button Maker
  Wednesday, September 27: 3 Doodlers


Library Movie NightMONDAY NIGHT MOVIE 
Every Third Monday of the month |Time: 5:30 p.m. |Rated PG|FREE
Join us on Monday Night Movie and watch PG-rated movies on our big screen. Our movies are family appropriate and fun - a great excuse to spend quality time with the family

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