Events

May 2019

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Screen Free Week Events
Screen Free Week Events May 01, 2019 (All day)

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Screen Free Week Events
Screen Free Week Events May 02, 2019 (All day)

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Screen Free Week Events
Screen Free Week Events May 03, 2019 (All day)

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Screen Free Week Events
Screen Free Week Events May 04, 2019 (All day)

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Screen Free Week Events
Screen Free Week Events May 05, 2019 (All day)

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Intro to....Blues
Intro to....Blues May 06, 2019 - 10:30am - 11:30am

<br><br>Join us for an audio introduction to Blues. Staff creates a playlist from some of their favorite selections. Light snacks provided. <br /><br />Part of our NATIONAL...

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10:30am - 11:30am
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Documentary Series
Documentary Series May 06, 2019 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Join us for documentary viewing.<br />March: Generation Zapped: The Dangers of Daily Exposure to Wireless Technology<br />April: Hamilton: One Shot to Broadway<br />May: Inverary...

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1:00pm - 3:00pm
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Open Shop
Open Shop May 06, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Use your experience and knowledge to make fun creations with our vinyl cutter, 3D printer, and sewing machines. Staff are available to provide limited assistance while using our machines and...

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For: Adults Location: The Makery Register for Event
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Adults
 
 
Baby Bloomers
Baby Bloomers May 07, 2019 - 9:30am - 10:00am

Baby Bloomers is designed for birth-2 years and their caregivers. Easy fingerplays, songs, and stories will be featured. No registration is required for this program.

For: Kids Location: Rauch Reading Room Register for Event
9:30am - 10:00am
Kids
 
 
Rising Readers
Rising Readers May 07, 2019 - 10:30am - 11:00am

Rising Readers storytime is a program designed for baby to 6 years old. Caregivers and children enjoy this highly interactive story time together with stories, songs, and play time. No...

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For: Kids Location: Rauch Reading Room Register for Event
10:30am - 11:00am
Kids
 
 
Intro To... Zydeco
Intro To... Zydeco May 07, 2019 - 10:30am - 11:30am

<br><br>Join us for an audio introduction to Zydeco! <br /><br />Staff creates a playlist from some of their favorite selections. Light snacks provided. <br /><br...

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10:30am - 11:30am
Adults
 
 
Rubber Band Band!
Rubber Band Band! May 07, 2019 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Create a musical instrument out of recycled materials and rubber bands during this drop in musical experience!

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4:00pm - 5:30pm
Kids
 
 
Intro To... Musical Theater Showstoppers
Intro To... Musical Theater Showstoppers May 08, 2019 - 10:30am - 11:30am

<br><br>Join us for an audio introduction to Musical Theater Showstoppers. Staff creates a playlist from some of their favorite selections. Light snacks provided. <br /><br /...

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10:30am - 11:30am
Adults
 
 
Wacky Wednesday
Wacky Wednesday May 08, 2019 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Come to the FORT and enjoy games and snacks with your friends. Raffle every week.For anyone in grades 7 thru 12.<br />

For: Teens Location: F.O.R.T. Register for Event
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teens
 
 
Meet A HF Viking
Meet A HF Viking May 08, 2019 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Nervous about starting high school? Get the inside scoop from some area high school students. This event is open to graduating 8th grade students only. Registration is preferred but not required...

For: Teens Location: MultiPurpose Room Register for Event
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Teens
 
 
Historical Society
Historical Society May 08, 2019 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Meeting

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7:00pm - 9:00pm
Community Group
 
 
LIBRARY CLOSED (OPENING AT 1 PM)
LIBRARY CLOSED (OPENING AT 1 PM) May 09, 2019 - 9:00am - 1:00pm

Closed for staff in-service

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9:00am - 1:00pm
Library Closings
 
 
Graphic Novel Book Discussion
Graphic Novel Book Discussion May 09, 2019 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Each month we will discuss a different graphic novel. Topics, rating, and genre will change monthly.<br /><br />Book available for checkout starting April 18th.<br /><br /...

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6:00pm - 7:00pm
Discussion Groups
 
 
7:00pm - 7:45pm
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Intro To...Pop Music Around the World
Intro To...Pop Music Around the World May 10, 2019 - 10:30am - 11:30am

Join us for an audio introduction to current chart toppers from around the world. Staff creates a playlist from some of their favorite selections. Light snacks provided. <br /><br />...

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10:30am - 11:30am
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Anime/Fandom Connection
Anime/Fandom Connection May 10, 2019 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Come share your love of animanga and comics! Come in COSPLAY (appropriate costume of your favorite character)! Pics will be posted on our facebook page. For anyone in grades 7 thru 12....

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3:30pm - 4:30pm
Teens
 
 
Acoustic After Hours-CANCELLED
Acoustic After Hours-CANCELLED May 10, 2019 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Join us!

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6:30pm - 8:00pm
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LIBRARY CLOSED
LIBRARY CLOSED May 12, 2019 (All day)

Library Closed Today

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Library Closings
 
 
Chair Yoga
Chair Yoga May 13, 2019 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Yoga instructor Arlene Santiago will host a class on low impact ways to do yoga right from your chair! Must be 18 or older.

For: Adults Location: Meeting Room Register for Event
1:00pm - 2:00pm
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Open Shop
Open Shop May 13, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Use your experience and knowledge to make fun creations with our vinyl cutter, 3D printer, and sewing machines. Staff are available to provide limited assistance while using our machines and...

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For: Adults Location: The Makery Register for Event
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Adults
 
 
Baby Bloomers
Baby Bloomers May 14, 2019 - 9:30am - 10:00am

Baby Bloomers is designed for birth-2 years and their caregivers. Easy fingerplays, songs, and stories will be featured. No registration is required for this program.

For: Kids Location: Rauch Reading Room Register for Event
9:30am - 10:00am
Kids
 
 
Rising Readers
Rising Readers May 14, 2019 - 10:30am - 11:00am

Rising Readers storytime is a program designed for baby to 6 years old. Caregivers and children enjoy this highly interactive story time together with stories, songs, and play time. No...

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For: Kids Location: Rauch Reading Room Register for Event
10:30am - 11:00am
Kids
 
 
Bingo!
Bingo! May 14, 2019 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Come on out and play a round or two of Bingo! Prizes awarded!

For: Adults Location: Meeting Room Register for Event
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Adults
 
 
Morris Ave Condo Association
Morris Ave Condo Association May 14, 2019 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Condo Meeting

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6:30pm - 8:00pm
Community Group
 
 
Wacky Wednesday
Wacky Wednesday May 15, 2019 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Come to the FORT and enjoy games and snacks with your friends. Raffle every week. For anyone in grades 7 thru 12.

For: Teens Location: F.O.R.T. Register for Event
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teens
 
 
LEGO CLUB
LEGO CLUB May 15, 2019 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Come play with our big pile of LEGO's and DUPLO's available for smaller siblings. No registration required.

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4:30pm - 5:30pm
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Teen Leadership Council
Teen Leadership Council May 15, 2019 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Change the world around you! HPL is looking for teen leaders to help with programming ideas, book suggestions, or anything else that will help make the world around us a better place. Bring your...

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For: Teens Location: MultiPurpose Room Register for Event
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Teens
 
 
Writing Club for Kids!
Writing Club for Kids! May 15, 2019 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Create a different story each month based on a fun writing prompt in this low stress club that stresses creativity. Club meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month. Registration not required. Grades...

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For: Kids Location: Rauch Reading Room Register for Event
6:30pm - 7:30pm
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HPL Board Monthly Meeting
HPL Board Monthly Meeting May 15, 2019 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Open to the public

For: Board of Trustees Location: Meeting Room Register for Event
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Board of Trustees
 
 
Friends of the Homewood Library
Friends of the Homewood Library May 16, 2019 - 10:30am - 4:00pm

Luncheon sponsored by FOHL in honor of the Homewood Library Staff.

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10:30am - 4:00pm
Community Group
 
 
TED Talks and Discussion
TED Talks and Discussion May 16, 2019 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Join us as we watch TED Talks and discuss. This month's topic is the Solar System.

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6:30pm - 7:30pm
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Third Thursday Book Discussion Group
Third Thursday Book Discussion Group May 16, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

The Third Thursday group, with Lisa as facilitator, meets at 7:00 p.m. the third Thursday of every other month. Call Lisa at 708-798-0121 for more information.

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7:00pm - 8:30pm
Discussion Groups
 
 
Open Mic Night
Open Mic Night May 17, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Do you play an instrument? Sing? Both? Come show us your talent at Teen's Open Mic Night or just come and listen. If you plan on performing, please click the "Performer Sign Up"...

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6:00pm - 8:00pm
Teens
 
 
Hands from the Heartland
Hands from the Heartland May 18, 2019 - 9:30am - 12:00pm

Hands from the Heartland is a volunteer knitting group that makes hats and afghans from homeless veterans and other local charities

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9:30am - 12:00pm
Community Group
 
 
Gamma Phi Delta
Gamma Phi Delta May 18, 2019 - 1:00pm - 4:30pm

artist of tomorrow program: Youth being exhibited.

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1:00pm - 4:30pm
Community Group
 
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903 elder rd condo association
903 elder rd condo association May 19, 2019 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

meeting

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1:00pm - 2:00pm
Community Group
 
 
Girl Scout Troop 65522
Girl Scout Troop 65522 May 19, 2019 - 2:00pm - 4:30pm

Girl Scout Meeting

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2:00pm - 4:30pm
Community Group
 
 
Open Shop: CANCELLED
Open Shop: CANCELLED May 20, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Use your experience and knowledge to make fun creations with our vinyl cutter, 3D printer, and sewing machines. Staff are available to provide limited assistance while using our machines and...

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For: Adults Location: The Makery Register for Event
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Adults
 
 
 
Wacky Wednesday
Wacky Wednesday May 22, 2019 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Come to the FORT and enjoy games and snacks with your friends. Raffle every week. For anyone in grades 7 thru 12.

For: Teens Location: F.O.R.T. Register for Event
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teens
 
 
CURIOUS KIDS STEAM PROGRAM
CURIOUS KIDS STEAM PROGRAM May 22, 2019 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.NEW STEAM PROGRAM FOR K-2nd grade. Join us for this fun packed, program. Listen to stories and enjoy activities featuring science, technology, engineering, art, math...

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4:30pm - 5:30pm
Kids
 
 
Cleaning / Crafting
Cleaning / Crafting May 23, 2019 (All day)

Room of Requirement cleaning & SR Prep

For: Staff Only Location: Meeting Room Register for Event
(All day)
Staff Only
 
 
All Day Cleaning / Crafting
All Day Cleaning / Crafting May 24, 2019 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

SR Prep

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9:00am - 5:00pm
Staff Only
 
 
Gaming Night-Special
Gaming Night-Special May 24, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

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For: Teens Location: F.O.R.T. Register for Event
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Teens
 
 
Christian Miss
Christian Miss May 25, 2019 - 10:00am - 1:00pm

Information session for our summer program

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10:00am - 1:00pm
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SUMMER SUNDAYS - Library Closed
SUMMER SUNDAYS - Library Closed May 26, 2019 (All day)

Library closed on Sundays for the summer.

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(All day)
Library Closings
 
 
LIBRARY CLOSED
LIBRARY CLOSED May 27, 2019 (All day)

Library Closed Today

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(All day)
Library Closings
 
 
Open Shop: CANCELLED
Open Shop: CANCELLED May 27, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Use your experience and knowledge to make fun creations with our vinyl cutter, 3D printer, and sewing machines. Staff are available to provide limited assistance while using our machines and...

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For: Adults Location: The Makery Register for Event
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Adults
 
 
Film Discussion Group
Film Discussion Group May 27, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:45pm

Monthly film discussion. Film will be shown at 6:00, followed by a discussion of the film.

For: Adults Location: Rauch Reading Room Register for Event
6:00pm - 8:45pm
Adults
 
FOHL Board Meeting
FOHL Board Meeting May 27, 2019 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

FOHL Board Meeting

For: Friends of the Library Location: MultiPurpose Room Register for Event
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Friends of the Library
 
 
Read It and Eat Cookbook Book Discussion Group
Read It and Eat Cookbook Book Discussion Group May 28, 2019 - 11:00am - 1:00pm

Read It and Eat Cookbook Book Discussion Group

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11:00am - 1:00pm
Discussion Groups
 
 
DIY Wedding Stuff
DIY Wedding Stuff May 28, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Are you or a loved one planning on getting married? Overwhelmed by the prices of wedding favors, centerpieces, and other sundries? We can help!<br /><br />Stop by the Makery to use our...

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For: Adults Location: The Makery Register for Event
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Adults
 
 
Teen Leadership Council
Teen Leadership Council May 29, 2019 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Change the world around you! HPL is looking for teen leaders to help with programming ideas, book suggestions, or anything else that will help make the world around us a better place. Bring your...

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For: Teens Location: MultiPurpose Room Register for Event
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Teens
 
 
1-Night Cosplay Intensive - CANCELLED
1-Night Cosplay Intensive - CANCELLED May 30, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Stop by the Library for a night of making and fandom!<br /><br />We have the tools you need to make your cosplay plans come to life. We have a laser cutter, 3D printer, Cricut, sewing...

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6:00pm - 8:00pm
Adults
 
 
Bedtime Storytime
Bedtime Storytime May 30, 2019 - 6:30pm - 7:00pm

Caregivers and children enjoy this interactive story time together with stories, songs, and bubbles. No registration is required for this program. Feel free to get cozy and wear your pajamas!

For: Kids Location: Rauch Reading Room Register for Event
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Kids
 
Jr. Friends Meeting
Jr. Friends Meeting May 31, 2019 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Between the ages of 5-18? Then come meet new friends and have fun while giving back to your community! <br /><br />Junior Friends meets once a month from August-May. We have a full...

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For: Friends of the Library Location: Meeting Room Register for Event
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Friends of the Library
 
 
Gaming Night-Switched to May 24th
Gaming Night-Switched to May 24th May 31, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Hang out at the Homewood Public Library, after hours, and enjoy gaming and snacks! Xbox One,Wii,PlayStation2,board games,card games,and more!<br />Special Night for all incoming 7th graders-...

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For: Teens Location: F.O.R.T. Register for Event
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Teens