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May The Fourth Be With You - Star Wars Craft Day!

Wednesday, May 4, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Join us for crafts!
Look, we ARE your library. Join us, and we will rule the universe as... well, you get the idea! We will have… Coloring Sheets Recycled Droid Making BB-8 Corner Bookmarks Crafts of various difficulties Star Wars Match Game Star Wars Trivia ...and more...

  • No registration.
  • Come one, come all!


Relaxed Coloring for Adults

Wednesday, May 4, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Thursdays, May 26, June 2, June 16, July 21, August 4, August 18, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

The adult coloring craze is sweeping the nation!  Join other adults (no children please) for an evening of relaxing coloring and music.  Drop in anytime between 6:30 and 8:30 to experience the mind-calming powers of coloring.

  • No registration required
  • All materials provided


Chicago's Most Wanted

Saturday, May 7, 2 -3 p.m.

Chicago, when told it couldn't do something, went ahead and did it anyway. Far from a toddling town, it was, is, a charging town, meeting challenges head on, losing big and winning bigger. From sports to gangsters to ghosts, Laura Enright presents amazing facts from her book "Chicago's Most Wanted: The Top Ten Book of Murderous Mobsters, Midway Monsters and Windy City Oddities."


Cosplay and 3D Printing (13 and older)

Forget about eBay and expensive Etsy items.  Learn how to easily and inexpensively incorporate 3D printing into your cosplay efforts.  We'll showl you how to design, print and finish your items.

  • Monday, May 9 at 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
  • Registration is required


Games After Dark

Tuesdays, May 17, June 21, July 19, August 16,  6:30 p.m.

Adults Only Game Night!  We will provide games such as Gloom, Super Flight and more. We invite participants to bring games that they're passionate about, too.

  • Walk-ins welcome
  • Must be over 18 years old to participate


#tellingstories@HPL

Youth -- Saturday, May 21, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Teens -- Saturday, May 21, 1 - 2:15 p.m.

Adults -- Saturday, May 21, 3 - 5 p.m.

Homewood Public Library is pleased to enter the world of storytelling by offering programs for youth, teen, and adults. Come and discover the magic of the oldest performing art.

  • Registration required
  • Limited to 15 participants in each age group


Games After Dark-- Weekend Edition

Saturdays, May 28, June 25, July 30, August 27, 12:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Can't make it to Games After Dark during the week? Want to play longer games? Join us on Saturdays. We will provide games such as Gloom, Super Flight and more. We invite participants to bring games that they're passionate about, too.

  • Walk-ins welcome
  • Must be over 18 years old to participate