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100% Career & College Ready

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Main Library
Library-wide
100% Career & College Ready is a program of the Equity Team of Oak Park and River Forest and is supported by the Oak Park Public Library, Triton College and Americorps, all working together to provide the resources and support our children need to be successful.
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Teen Service Club

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Main Library
Second Floor - Book Discussion Room
Help with a variety of projects, which will include working with library materials, crafting for library programs and displays, and completing service projects for local organizations. Have an idea for a project? Let us know!

Teen volunteers will meet on Tuesdays from 3:30 to 5 pm, as often as their schedules allows. All teens (ages 13-18) are welcome! Ask Rachael or Sharon for more information.
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SAT Subject Test Prep Class: CANCELLED

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Main Library
THIS EVENT IS CANCELLED.

The Princeton Review invites you to get a stress-free sneak peek at the SAT Subject Tests. Students will walk away understanding what the SAT Subject Tests are, whether or not to take particular tests, and what to expect on test day.

Please register if you would like to be alerted when it is rescheduled.

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100% Career & College Ready

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Main Library
Library-wide
100% Career & College Ready is a program of the Equity Team of Oak Park and River Forest and is supported by the Oak Park Public Library, Triton College and Americorps, all working together to provide the resources and support our children need to be successful.
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100% Career & College Ready

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Main Library
Library-wide
100% Career & College Ready is a program of the Equity Team of Oak Park and River Forest and is supported by the Oak Park Public Library, Triton College and Americorps, all working together to provide the resources and support our children need to be successful.
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Fashion U

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Main Library
Second Floor - Small Meeting Room
Make your own T-shirts, 3D-printed jewelry, and more! Design your own logo and learn how to market and sell your pieces. This weekly program will provide training, tools, and space to get creative.
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Registration is open

Youth Social Justice Conference

10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room

In this youth-directed conference featuring a panel discussion, 5–7 breakout sessions, and an open mic, teens and adults will explore issues including restorative justice, creating empowering youth spaces through art, confronting racism through theater, and addressing micro-aggression in the classroom, using culturally relevant strategies like hip-hop and call-and-response, and merging real stories with theory, research, and practice. “We want it to be engaging and fun, very spirited, and equally welcoming to youth and adults,” said Middle School Services Librarian Jose Cruz. 

Learn more about the Social Justice Conference.

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100% Career & College Ready

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Main Library
Library-wide
100% Career & College Ready is a program of the Equity Team of Oak Park and River Forest and is supported by the Oak Park Public Library, Triton College and Americorps, all working together to provide the resources and support our children need to be successful.
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100% Career & College Ready

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Main Library
Library-wide
100% Career & College Ready is a program of the Equity Team of Oak Park and River Forest and is supported by the Oak Park Public Library, Triton College and Americorps, all working together to provide the resources and support our children need to be successful.
View More

Teen Service Club

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Main Library
Second Floor - Book Discussion Room
Help with a variety of projects, which will include working with library materials, crafting for library programs and displays, and completing service projects for local organizations. Have an idea for a project? Let us know!

Teen volunteers will meet on Tuesdays from 3:30 to 5 pm, as often as their schedules allows. All teens (ages 13-18) are welcome! Ask Rachael or Sharon for more information.
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Make Your Own Comics

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Main Library
Second Floor - Small Meeting Room
Love to draw or write stories? Learn some fundamentals of creating comics, and then make your own mini-comic. No previous skill necessary.

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100% Career & College Ready

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Main Library
Library-wide
100% Career & College Ready is a program of the Equity Team of Oak Park and River Forest and is supported by the Oak Park Public Library, Triton College and Americorps, all working together to provide the resources and support our children need to be successful.
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More Than A Mic

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
Speak your mind at this spoken-word freestyle open mic hosted by More Than a Month. Your voice is your power!

Meet resident artist Jon Veal as he joins today's program.

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100% Career & College Ready

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Main Library
Library-wide
100% Career & College Ready is a program of the Equity Team of Oak Park and River Forest and is supported by the Oak Park Public Library, Triton College and Americorps, all working together to provide the resources and support our children need to be successful.
View More

Fashion U

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Main Library
Second Floor - Small Meeting Room
Make your own T-shirts, 3D-printed jewelry, and more! Design your own logo and learn how to market and sell your pieces. This weekly program will provide training, tools, and space to get creative.
View More

100% Career & College Ready

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Main Library
Library-wide
100% Career & College Ready is a program of the Equity Team of Oak Park and River Forest and is supported by the Oak Park Public Library, Triton College and Americorps, all working together to provide the resources and support our children need to be successful.
View More

100% Career & College Ready

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Main Library
Library-wide
100% Career & College Ready is a program of the Equity Team of Oak Park and River Forest and is supported by the Oak Park Public Library, Triton College and Americorps, all working together to provide the resources and support our children need to be successful.
View More

Teen Service Club

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Main Library
Second Floor - Book Discussion Room
Help with a variety of projects, which will include working with library materials, crafting for library programs and displays, and completing service projects for local organizations. Have an idea for a project? Let us know!

Teen volunteers will meet on Tuesdays from 3:30 to 5 pm, as often as their schedules allows. All teens (ages 13-18) are welcome! Ask Rachael or Sharon for more information.
View More

100% Career & College Ready

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Main Library
Library-wide
100% Career & College Ready is a program of the Equity Team of Oak Park and River Forest and is supported by the Oak Park Public Library, Triton College and Americorps, all working together to provide the resources and support our children need to be successful.
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Registration is open

Maker Series: 3D Print a Cookie Cutter

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Main Library
Third Floor - Computer Classroom
Use online tools to help create a customized cookie cutter based on your favorite design. Items will be printed and ready to be picked up one week after the class. Basic computer and internet skills are required.
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100% Career & College Ready

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Main Library
Library-wide
100% Career & College Ready is a program of the Equity Team of Oak Park and River Forest and is supported by the Oak Park Public Library, Triton College and Americorps, all working together to provide the resources and support our children need to be successful.
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Event is full

Sew the Night Away: Small Group Lessons

6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Main Library
First Floor - Children's Study Room B
Ever wondered how a sewing machine works? Interested in learning how to put fabric together to make a scarf or bag? Want to learn more about textiles and creating? Come for learning, designing, and fun! No experience required, all materials supplied. This new small group setting provides extra hands-on teaching in 45-minute sessions. Grades 5-9.
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Event is full

Sew the Night Away: Small Group Lessons

7:15 PM - 8:00 PM
Main Library
First Floor - Children's Study Room B
Ever wondered how a sewing machine works? Interested in learning how to put fabric together to make a scarf or bag? Want to learn more about textiles and creating? Come for learning, designing, and fun! No experience required, all materials supplied. This new small group setting provides extra hands-on teaching in 45-minute sessions. Grades 5-9.
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Registration is open

SAT Practice Test

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
High school students can sign up for this free, fully proctored, full-length practice SAT test sponsored by Huntington Learning Center. Students will learn what to expect in a test-like environment and will receive an analysis of their performance on the test, detailing individual strengths and weaknesses. 

Space is limited, so registration is required. 

Students should bring two No. 2 pencils and a calculator. 
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100% Career & College Ready

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Main Library
Library-wide
100% Career & College Ready is a program of the Equity Team of Oak Park and River Forest and is supported by the Oak Park Public Library, Triton College and Americorps, all working together to provide the resources and support our children need to be successful.
View More