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Oak Park Public LIbrary

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Main Library
Third Floor - Conference Room
Spaces Reservation

Homeschool Meet-Up

12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Main Library
First Floor - Storytime Room
Drop in each week to socialize with other local homeschooling families. Everyone is welcome, no advance registration required. Bring your sack lunch, too! Best for ages 6+ and siblings.
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Yarns & Yarn

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Dole Branch
Meeting Room - Dole Branch
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.
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Oak Park Residents Corp

3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Main Library
Third Floor - Conference Room
Spaces Reservation

Exam Cram: Tutoring

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Main Library
Second Floor - Small Meeting Room
Need help to get through finals week? We've got you covered. In partnership with Suburban Unity Alliance, the Oak Park Public Library will host free tutors in a variety of subjects and provide snacks and pizza to keep your brain on track.

Tutors will be available from 5-7 pm in the Small Meeting Room.

Interested in tutoring? Contact us at 708.452.3440!
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Pokémon Club

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Main Library
First Floor - Storytime Room
Bring your cards and/or your video game and play some Pokémon with us. We'll be making trainer cards, battling Pokémon, and meeting new friends. If you have never played the card game before, we can teach you. Grades 2+. Register now. 
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Frank Lloyd Wright Trust

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
Spaces Reservation

Oak Park Toastmasters

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Dole Branch
Meeting Room - Dole Branch
Spaces Reservation

The No Shush Salon presents: Logan Lu

6:30 PM - 8:45 PM
Maze Branch
Meeting Room - Maze Branch
May's featured performer is Luis Tubens (Logan Lu), a Chicago born Puerto Rican poet. His narrative poems depict the gritty ambiance of the inner-cityscape while describing reflective personal experiences. 
Check out his Spoken Word: Logan Lu "Phone Call"

Also, I'm excited to share that Luis is the Oak Park Library's first artist in resident! Check this out for more info: www.oppl.org/about/library-news/library-welcomes-first-artist-residence

We have 10 minutes for anyone who wants to present their latest creative endeavor. Treats to share are awesome, but we will provide munchies. Spectators are welcome and appreciated!
The No Shush Salon is a monthly Open Mic for all creative types who what to share their works-in-progress or newly finished endeavors. We often begin with a featured performer / reader or we have a theme.  No registration required, just drop in and share your talents!
Can't make it? Follow us through our blog: noshushsalon.blogspot.com and like us on Facebook: No Shush Salon
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Great Books Discussion Group

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Main Library
Third Floor - Conference Room
Spaces Reservation

Stuffed Animal Pajama Storytime

7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Main Library
First Floor - Storytime Room
Bring your favorite stuffed animal to a special pajama story time and then leave them at the Library for a sleepover. Feel free to wear your pajamas too! Pick up your animals on Friday or Saturday with a special surprise. Ages 2-6.
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DigiTales: Road Trip Readiness

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Main Library
First Floor - Storytime Room
Keep your child engaged and learning away from home! We'll explore fun, free library apps and digital tools from the library digital collections to keep your child busy and learning on your next road trip and beyond. Stories and songs are paired with apps and digital tools. Best for ages 2-6. Find and explore our favorite apps here
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Exam Cram Tutoring

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
Need help to get through finals week? We've got you covered. In partnership with Suburban Unity Alliance, the Oak Park Public Library will host free tutors in a variety of subjects and provide snacks and pizza to keep your brain on track.

Interested in tutoring? Contact us at 708.452.3440!
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Book Bike: Farmers Market

9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Offsite
Book Bike
The Book Bike visits the Oak Park Farmers Market, weather permitting. 

Community members are encouraged to stop by and see what the Paperback Rider is all about! 

Learn more about Oak Park's Book Bike and follow along on social media with #OPbookbike.
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Conversation Cafe: Literacy Volunteers of Western Cook County

9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Main Library
Second Floor - Book Discussion Room
Conversation Cafe: Literacy Volunteers of Western Cook County
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Strong Black Woman Productions

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Main Library
Third Floor - Conference Room
Spaces Reservation

Spaces Reservation

1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Maze Branch
Meeting Room - Maze Branch
Spaces Reservation

Children's French Language Group

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Dole Branch
Meeting Room - Dole Branch
Spaces Reservation

All library buildings closed

All Day
All Branches
All buildings are closed. The library is always open at oppl.org.
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Redd Griffin Memorial Book Club

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Main Library
Third Floor - Conference Room
Spaces Reservation

Black History Workshop

5:15 PM - 6:15 PM
Main Library
First Floor - Community Engagement Space
Come learn and discuss different historical aspects of the African diaspora. These programs are designed for tweens, teens and adults that wish to gain more knowledge and explore the histories of African people.
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Law Office of Christopher Ford

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Main Library
Third Floor - Conference Room
Spaces Reservation
Registration is open

"Be a Smart Consumer with the Library's Online Tools"

9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Main Library
Third Floor - Computer Classroom

Do you need care and repair tips for your automobiles? Are you trying to buy a new product and need ratings, reviews and buying advice? Get ratings on local service firms and stores, such as plumbers, dentists and insurance companies. Learn about the library’s online tools that can help with all of this and more!


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My Gym Enrichment Storytime

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Main Library
First Floor - Storytime Room
Join Miss Cara from My Gym for an active enrichment storytime with tons of movement! For ages 6 months to 6 years. Register now.
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Book Bike: Hatch Elementary School

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Offsite
Book Bike
The Book Bike visits Hatch Elementary School, weather permitting. 

At Hatch School, the Book Bike will be stocked up with diverse and popular materials for elementary-age readers to help kick off those summer reading goals! Learn more about this year's Summer Reading Program, Build A Better World, which runs June 7 - August 22. Students and their families are encouraged to stop by and see what the Paperback Rider is all about!

Learn more about Oak Park's Book Bike and follow along on social media with #OPbookbike.
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