Events

April 2019

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Election
Election Apr 01, 2019 (All day)

Election setup

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(All day)
Community Group
 
 
Election
Election Apr 02, 2019 (All day)

Voting

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(All day)
Community Group
 
 
OUTREACH STORYHOUR
OUTREACH STORYHOUR Apr 03, 2019 - 9:00am - 12:00pm

Outreach storyhour has been created exclusively for the daycares in Homewood and East Hazel Crest. 30 to 45 minute sessions include stories, songs, fingerplays, and sometimes games or a movie. We...

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For: Kids Location: Meeting Room Register for Event
9:00am - 12:00pm
Kids
 
 
Wacky Wednesday
Wacky Wednesday Apr 03, 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
 
 
Homewood Baseball
Homewood Baseball Apr 03, 2019 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Team meeting

For: Community Group Location: Meeting Room Register for Event
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Community Group
 
 
Teen Leadership Council
Teen Leadership Council Apr 03, 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
 
 
Homewood Softball
Homewood Softball Apr 03, 2019 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Team Parents/Kids meetting

For: Community Group Location: Meeting Room Register for Event
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Community Group
 
 
Homeschoolers Club - K through 6
Homeschoolers Club - K through 6 Apr 04, 2019 - 2:00pm - 2:45pm

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For: Family/All Ages Location: Meeting Room Register for Event
2:00pm - 2:45pm
Family/All Ages
 
 
Pots and Knots
Pots and Knots Apr 04, 2019 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Come make your own macrame plant hanger. We'll also plant succulents!

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For: Adults Location: Meeting Room Register for Event
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Adults
 
 
Teen's Voice
Teen's Voice Apr 05, 2019 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Know the world around you! Listen to TED talks about issues teens face and discuss. Meets the 5th of every month, times may vary. Anyone in grades 7 thru 12 is welcome to join. Refreshments will...

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For: Teens Location: F.O.R.T. Register for Event
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Teens
 
 
Open Mic Night
Open Mic Night Apr 05, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

 

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For: Teens Location: Meeting Room Register for Event
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Teens
 
Friends Weekend Book Sale
Friends Weekend Book Sale Apr 06, 2019 (All day)

One the mezzanine level

For: Friends of the Library Location: Register for Event
(All day)
Friends of the Library
 
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Homewood Photography Meetup
Homewood Photography Meetup Apr 07, 2019 - 1:00pm - 4:30pm

Photography class

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1:00pm - 4:30pm
Community Group
 
 
Rules of the Road
Rules of the Road Apr 08, 2019 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

Presented by IL Secretary of State

For: Adults Location: Meeting Room Register for Event
10:00am - 12:00pm
Adults
 
 
Documentary Series
Documentary Series Apr 08, 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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For: Adults Location: Meeting Room Register for Event
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Adults
 
 
Open Shop
Open Shop Apr 08, 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
 
 
Morris Ave Condo Association
Morris Ave Condo Association Apr 08, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Condo Association Meeting

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7:00pm - 8:30pm
Community Group
 
 
Baby Bloomers
Baby Bloomers Apr 09, 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 Apr 09, 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
 
 
STEAM Playground
STEAM Playground Apr 09, 2019 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Stop by the Makery with your little ones to play and explore with STEAM activities & toys. We'll have out LEGO Simple Machines kits, Squishy Circuits kits, robotics kit, cardboard, and...

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For: Family/All Ages Location: The Makery Register for Event
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Family/All Ages
 
 
Books to Movies Teen Discussion
Books to Movies Teen Discussion Apr 09, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Read the book then come watch the movie and discuss the differences. This discussion is open to anyone in grades 7 thru 12 and their parents/guardians. Books will be available at the circulation...

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For: Teens Location: Meeting Room Register for Event
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Teens
 
 
Finance Committee Meeting
Finance Committee Meeting Apr 09, 2019 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Finance meeting

For: Board of Trustees Location: MultiPurpose Room Register for Event
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Board of Trustees
 
 
Personnel Committee Meeting
Personnel Committee Meeting Apr 09, 2019 - 7:30pm - 8:45pm

Personnel meeting

For: Board of Trustees Location: MultiPurpose Room Register for Event
7:30pm - 8:45pm
Board of Trustees
 
 
Wacky Wednesday
Wacky Wednesday Apr 10, 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
 
 
Historical Society
Historical Society Apr 10, 2019 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Meeting

For: Community Group Location: Meeting Room Register for Event
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Community Group
 
 
Make Your Own 'Zine (mini magazine)
Make Your Own 'Zine (mini magazine) Apr 11, 2019 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Using pens, paper, imagination and a photocopier, learn how to create your very own Zine (pronounced zeen) with Chicago Artist, Michaela. Ages 8 to 13. Limit 10. <br /><br /><iframe...

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6:00pm - 7:30pm
Kids
 
 
Graphic Novel Book Discussion
Graphic Novel Book Discussion Apr 11, 2019 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Each month we will discuss a different graphic novel. Topics, rating, and genre will change monthly.<br /><br />Books will be available for checkout on March 21.<br /><br /...

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For: Discussion Groups Location: MultiPurpose Room Register for Event
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Discussion Groups
 
 
Murder They Read Book Club
Murder They Read Book Club Apr 11, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Read and discuss mysteries with other readers! If you have questions about this meeting email Rachael Shores rachael-s@att.net.

For: Discussion Groups Location: Rauch Reading Room Register for Event
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Discussion Groups
 
 
Retired Teachers of District 205
Retired Teachers of District 205 Apr 12, 2019 - 10:30am - 12:30pm

Preparation of semi annual retiree newsletter copies for USPS mailing

For: Community Group Location: Meeting Room Register for Event
10:30am - 12:30pm
Community Group
 
 
Anime/Fandom Connection
Anime/Fandom Connection Apr 12, 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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For: Teens Location: Meeting Room Register for Event
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Teens
 
Friends Weekend Book Sale
Friends Weekend Book Sale Apr 13, 2019 (All day)

One the mezzanine level

For: Friends of the Library Location: Register for Event
(All day)
Friends of the Library
 
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Girl Scout Troop 65522
Girl Scout Troop 65522 Apr 14, 2019 - 2:00pm - 4:30pm

Girl Scout Meeting

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2:00pm - 4:30pm
Community Group
 
 
Chair Yoga
Chair Yoga Apr 15, 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
Adults
 
 
Open Shop
Open Shop Apr 15, 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
 
 
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Membership
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Membership Apr 15, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm

This monthly meeting is for the committee to access the needs of our area and how the membership will serve the South Suburban communities.

For: Community Group Location: Meeting Room Register for Event
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Community Group
 
 
Baby Bloomers
Baby Bloomers Apr 16, 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 Apr 16, 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! Apr 16, 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
 
 
STEAM Playground - CANCELLED
STEAM Playground - CANCELLED Apr 16, 2019 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

CANCELLED DUE TO LOW ATTENDANCE.<br /><br />Stop by the Makery with your little ones to play and explore with STEAM activities & toys. We'll have out LEGO Simple Machines kits...

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For: Family/All Ages Location: The Makery Register for Event
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Family/All Ages
 
 
Hidden Figures for the AIDS Epidemic
Hidden Figures for the AIDS Epidemic Apr 16, 2019 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm

You won't find their names in women's history books or documentaries about HIV/AIDS. Noe's presentation reveals never-before-told stories. From famous women like Elizabeth Taylor and Princess...

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6:30pm - 7:30pm
Adults
 
 
Wacky Wednesday
Wacky Wednesday Apr 17, 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
 
 
LEGO CLUB
LEGO CLUB Apr 17, 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
Kids
 
 
Teen Leadership Council
Teen Leadership Council Apr 17, 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! Apr 17, 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: MultiPurpose Room Register for Event
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Kids
 
 
HPL Board Monthly Meeting
HPL Board Monthly Meeting Apr 17, 2019 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Open to the public

For: Board of Trustees Location: Rauch Reading Room Register for Event
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Board of Trustees
 
 
Homewood Terrace Condo Association
Homewood Terrace Condo Association Apr 18, 2019 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Condo Meeting

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6:00pm - 7:30pm
Community Group
 
 
 
Sonya Petty
Sonya Petty Apr 20, 2019 - 1:00pm - 3:30pm

Sorority meeting

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1:00pm - 3:30pm
Community Group
 
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LIBRARY CLOSED
LIBRARY CLOSED Apr 21, 2019 (All day)

HPL Closed Today.

For: Library Closings Location: Register for Event
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Library Closings
 
 
Help Save the Monarchs - Earth Day!
Help Save the Monarchs - Earth Day! Apr 22, 2019 (All day)

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(All day)
Family/All Ages
 
 
University of Illinois School of Social work
University of Illinois School of Social work Apr 23, 2019 - 9:30am - 4:30pm

Training

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9:30am - 4:30pm
Community Group
 
 
Baby Bloomers
Baby Bloomers Apr 23, 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 Apr 23, 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
 
 
STEAM Playground - CANCELLED
STEAM Playground - CANCELLED Apr 23, 2019 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

CANCELLED DUE TO LOW ATTENDANCE.<br /><br />Stop by the Makery with your little ones to play and explore with STEAM activities & toys. We'll have out LEGO Simple Machines kits...

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For: Family/All Ages Location: The Makery Register for Event
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Family/All Ages
 
 
Morris Ave Condo Association
Morris Ave Condo Association Apr 23, 2019 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Condo Meeting

For: Community Group Location: Meeting Room Register for Event
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Community Group
 
 
Wacky Wednesday
Wacky Wednesday Apr 24, 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
 
 
CURIOUS KIDS STEAM PROGRAM
CURIOUS KIDS STEAM PROGRAM Apr 24, 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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For: Kids Location: Meeting Room Register for Event
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Kids
 
 
Nominating Committee Meeting
Nominating Committee Meeting Apr 24, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:45pm

Board Nominations

For: Board of Trustees Location: MultiPurpose Room Register for Event
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Board of Trustees
 
 
Bedtime Storytime
Bedtime Storytime Apr 25, 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
 
 
TED Talks and Discussion
TED Talks and Discussion Apr 25, 2019 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Join us as we watch TED Talks and discuss afterward. This month's topic is Urban Planning.

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For: Adults Location: Meeting Room Register for Event
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Adults
 
Jr. Friends Meeting
Jr. Friends Meeting Apr 26, 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
Gaming Night Apr 26, 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! Registration is preferred. For anyone in grades 7-12....

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For: Teens Location: F.O.R.T. Register for Event
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Teens
 
 
Moms In Prayer International
Moms In Prayer International Apr 27, 2019 - 10:00am - 1:00pm

Spring Informational to share with moms for 2019-2020 School Year

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10:00am - 1:00pm
Community Group
 
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Screen Free Week Events
Screen Free Week Events Apr 29, 2019 (All day)

full week place holder

For: Kids Location: Register for Event
(All day)
Kids
 
 
Family Board Game Night (Screen Free Week)
Family Board Game Night (Screen Free Week) Apr 29, 2019 - 4:30pm - 6:30pm

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For: Family/All Ages Location: Meeting Room Register for Event
4:30pm - 6:30pm
Family/All Ages
 
 
Screen Free Week Events
Screen Free Week Events Apr 30, 2019 (All day)

full week place holder

For: Kids Location: Register for Event
(All day)
Kids
 
 
Baby Bloomers
Baby Bloomers Apr 30, 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 Apr 30, 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
 
 
Library Scavenger Hunt (Screen Free Week)
Library Scavenger Hunt (Screen Free Week) Apr 30, 2019 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Can you find these items at the library?<br /><br />A completed checklist gets a small prize.<br /><br />This drop in program takes approximately 30 minutes to complete....

For: Kids Location: Register for Event
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Kids
 
 
Homewood Terrace Condo Association
Homewood Terrace Condo Association Apr 30, 2019 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

condo meeting

For: Community Group Location: Meeting Room Register for Event
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Community Group