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Book Bike: Meet Up & Eat Up at Light of Liberty Church

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Offsite
Book Bike
The Book Bike visits the Oak Park River Forest Food Pantry's "Meet Up & Eat Up" free meals program at Light of Liberty Church (2 Washington Blvd.), weather permitting. 

The Book Bike will be onsite from 12:00-1:00 to provide library materials, stories and other literacy activities for any child or teen visiting for lunch. Community members are encouraged to stop by and see what the Paperback Rider is all about!

The "Meet Up & Eat Up" program at Light of Liberty Church provides free meals for kids and teens Monday through Friday, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm (lunch), June 12 - August 18. 

A second "Meet Up & Eat Up" location, New Life Ministries (634 N. Austin Blvd.), provides free meals for kids and teens Monday through Friday, 9:00 am - 10:00 am (breakfast) and 12:00 - 1:00 pm (lunch), July 10 - August 18. 

Summer Meals are provided by the Greater Chicago Food Depository. For more information, contact (708) 386-1324 ext. 1112. 

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

1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Main Library
First Floor - Community Engagement Space
Sixth, seventh, and eighth grade students in the Spoken Word BASE Camp have spent the week preparing to bring you a snap-worthy live performance and artwork showcase. Join us to appreciate their original pieces and multi-media artwork.

In partnership with the Oak Park Education Foundation BASE Camp.
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Book Bike: Meet Up & Eat Up at Light of Liberty Church

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Offsite
Book Bike
The Book Bike visits the Oak Park River Forest Food Pantry's "Meet Up & Eat Up" free meals program at Light of Liberty Church (2 Washington Blvd.), weather permitting. 

The Book Bike will be onsite from 12:00-1:00 to provide library materials, stories and other literacy activities for any child or teen visiting for lunch. Community members are encouraged to stop by and see what the Paperback Rider is all about!

The "Meet Up & Eat Up" program at Light of Liberty Church provides free meals for kids and teens Monday through Friday, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm (lunch), June 12 - August 18. 

A second "Meet Up & Eat Up" location, New Life Ministries (634 N. Austin Blvd.), provides free meals for kids and teens Monday through Friday, 9:00 am - 10:00 am (breakfast) and 12:00 - 1:00 pm (lunch), July 10 - August 18. 

Summer Meals are provided by the Greater Chicago Food Depository. For more information, contact (708) 386-1324 ext. 1112. 

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

Beat Box: Remixing and Mashups

1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Main Library
Second Floor - Book Discussion Room
Learn the ins and outs of creating beats and electronic music! Make your own instruments and production tools in this hands-on biweekly workshop for teens age 12+ and adults.

Build a midi controller, design sounds using synthesizers and samples from nature, compose and perform songs from scratch, and more! No experience necessary. Tools and supplies will be provided. 
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Spoken Word Summer Showcase

1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Main Library
First Floor - Community Engagement Space
Sixth, seventh, and eighth grade students in the Spoken Word BASE Camp have spent the week preparing to bring you a snap-worthy live performance and artwork showcase. Join us to appreciate their original pieces and multi-media artwork.

In partnership with the Oak Park Education Foundation BASE Camp.
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Tabletop Gaming!

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Main Library
Second Floor - Small Meeting Room
Stop by an afternoon of open gaming. Bring your favorites, or come prepared to play something new. 
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Book Bike: Meet Up & Eat Up at New Life Ministries

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Offsite
Book Bike
The Book Bike visits the Oak Park River Forest Food Pantry's "Meet Up & Eat Up" free meals program at New Life Ministries (634 N. Austin Blvd.), weather permitting. 

The Book Bike will be onsite from 12:00-1:00 to provide library materials, stories and other literacy activities for any child or teen visiting for lunch. Community members are encouraged to stop by and see what the Paperback Rider is all about!

The "Meet Up & Eat Up" program at New Life Ministries provides free meals for kids and teens Monday through Friday, 9:00 am - 10:00 am (breakfast) and 12:00 - 1:00 pm (lunch), July 10 - August 18. 

A second "Meet Up & Eat Up" location, Light of Liberty Church (2 Washington Blvd.) provides free meals for kids and teens Monday through Friday, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm (lunch), June 12 - August 18. 

Summer Meals are provided by the Greater Chicago Food Depository. For more information, contact (708) 386-1324 ext. 1112. 

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

Sew the Night Away

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Main Library
First Floor - Storytime Room
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. Join us for one, two or all three sessions! Grades 5-9.
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Spoken Word Summer Showcase

1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Main Library
First Floor - Community Engagement Space
Sixth, seventh, and eighth grade students in the Spoken Word BASE Camp have spent the week preparing to bring you a snap-worthy live performance and artwork showcase. Join us to appreciate their original pieces and multi-media artwork.

In partnership with the Oak Park Education Foundation BASE Camp.
View More

Book Bike: Meet Up & Eat Up at Light of Liberty Church

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Offsite
Book Bike
The Book Bike visits the Oak Park River Forest Food Pantry's "Meet Up & Eat Up" free meals program at Light of Liberty Church (2 Washington Blvd.), weather permitting. 

The Book Bike will be onsite from 12:00-1:00 to provide library materials, stories and other literacy activities for any child or teen visiting for lunch. Community members are encouraged to stop by and see what the Paperback Rider is all about!

The "Meet Up & Eat Up" program at Light of Liberty Church provides free meals for kids and teens Monday through Friday, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm (lunch), June 12 - August 18. 

A second "Meet Up & Eat Up" location, New Life Ministries (634 N. Austin Blvd.), provides free meals for kids and teens Monday through Friday, 9:00 am - 10:00 am (breakfast) and 12:00 - 1:00 pm (lunch), July 10 - August 18. 

Summer Meals are provided by the Greater Chicago Food Depository. For more information, contact (708) 386-1324 ext. 1112. 

Learn more about Oak Park's Book Bike and follow along on social media with #OPbookbike.
View More
Registration is open

Sew the Night Away

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Main Library
First Floor - Storytime Room
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. Join us for one, two or all three sessions! Grades 5-9.
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Registration is open

Beat Box: Synthesizers

1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Main Library
Second Floor - Book Discussion Room
Learn the ins and outs of creating beats and electronic music! Make your own instruments and production tools in this hands-on biweekly workshop for teens age 12+ and adults.

Build a midi controller, design sounds using synthesizers and samples from nature, compose and perform songs from scratch, and more! No experience necessary. Tools and supplies will be provided. 
View More