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Homer Township Public Library District, Outreach

E-Resources available 24/7.

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Homer Township Public Library District, Outreach
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E-Resources available 24/7.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

TO BE CONTINUED BOOK CLUB

All Day 5/28 - 5/31
Homer Township Public Library District
Program Type:
Book Club, Online/Virtual
Age Group:
Children, Tweens, Families
Event Details:

Watch Now! To Be Continued Book Club with Miss Mary Kay. Miss Mary Kay will read the first chapter of a book to you. Then you can check out a book from ...

Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Book Club, Online/Virtual
Event Details:

Watch Now! To Be Continued Book Club with Miss Mary Kay.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

FUN WITH FOOD SEARCH

All Day 5/28 - 6/8
Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group:
Children, Tweens
Event Details:

Find six funky, food pictures in the KidZone.  Circle the missing word from each poster next to the matching image on your Fun with Food sheet. Return the completed sheet t...

Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Event Details:

Find six funky, food pictures in the KidZone. 

Circle the missing word from each poster next to the matching image on your Fun with Food sheet. Return the completed sheet to the Youth Services desk to earn a small reward.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

SPORTS COLORING CONTEST

All Day 5/28 - 6/29
Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group:
Children, Tweens
Event Details:

Enter the Sports coloring contest for a chance to win a super sporty prize. Limit one entry per child.                     ...

Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Event Details:

Enter the Sports coloring contest for a chance to win a super sporty prize.

This event is in the "Bookmobile" group.

FUNKY FISH1!

Tuesday, May 28, 2024 at 4:30pm - 7:30pm
Outreach
Program Type:
Bookmobile
Age Group:
Bookmobile
Event Details:

Join us on the Bookmobile and unleash your creativity by converting a CD into an eye-catching fish.

Library Branch: Outreach
Age Group: Bookmobile
Program Type: Bookmobile
Event Details:

Join us on the Bookmobile and unleash your creativity by converting a CD into an eye-catching fish.

This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

BASIC FLOW YOGA

Tuesday, May 28, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Community Meeting Room at Homer Township Public Library District
Program Type:
Yoga
Age Group:
Adults & Seniors
Event Details:

Basic flow yoga is a beginner vinyasa yoga class. This practice will help beginning practitioners learn to connect their breath to movement. Each class will incorporate a series of...

Open
Required
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Program Type: Yoga
Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:

Basic flow yoga is a beginner vinyasa yoga class. This practice will help beginning practitioners learn to connect their breath to movement.

This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

Chick Lit Book Club

Tuesday, May 28, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Quiet Reading Room at Homer Township Public Library District
Program Type:
Book Club
Age Group:
Adults & Seniors
Event Details:

The Chick Lit Book Club reads books about women and/or by women authors. We meet the fourth Tuesday of the month at 6:30pm. May's selection is A Very Inconvenient Scandal by Jacque...

Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Quiet Reading Room
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:

The Chick Lit Book Club reads books about women and/or by women authors. We meet the fourth Tuesday of the month at 6:30pm. May's selection is A Very Inconvenient Scandal by Jacquelyn Mitchard. New members welcome!

This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

Gmail Tips and Tricks

Wednesday, May 29, 2024 at 9:30am - 10:30am
Community Meeting Room at Homer Township Public Library District
Program Type:
Computer Class
Age Group:
Adults & Seniors
Event Details:

Make sure you’re getting the most out of your Gmail account! Discover lesser-known features and get control of your inbox. This class is for people who already use Gmail and are fa...

Waitlist
Required
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Program Type: Computer Class
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Make sure you’re getting the most out of your Gmail account! Discover lesser-known features and get control of your inbox. This class is for people who already use Gmail and are familiar with its basic functions.

Registration required.

This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

MAHJONG

Wednesday, May 29, 2024 at 12:30pm - 3:30pm
Community Meeting Room at Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group:
Adults & Seniors
Event Details:

Join us to play Mahjong! Experienced and beginner players are welcome. The Mahjong group meets weekly on Wednesdays at 12:30pm.

Open
Required
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:

Join us to play Mahjong! Experienced and beginner players are welcome. The Mahjong group meets weekly on Wednesdays at 12:30pm.

This event is in the "Bookmobile" group.

FUNKY FISH1!

Wednesday, May 29, 2024 at 4:30pm - 7:30pm
Outreach
Program Type:
Bookmobile
Age Group:
Bookmobile
Event Details:

Join us on the Bookmobile and unleash your creativity by converting a CD into an eye-catching fish.

Library Branch: Outreach
Age Group: Bookmobile
Program Type: Bookmobile
Event Details:

Join us on the Bookmobile and unleash your creativity by converting a CD into an eye-catching fish.

This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

Adult Craft: Bird Houses

Wednesday, May 29, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Homer Township Public Library District
Program Type:
Craft
Age Group:
Adults & Seniors
Event Details:

Spring is a great time to decorate a bird house! Paint your own bird house to your own style. Registration required.

Waitlist
Required
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Program Type: Craft
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Spring is a great time to decorate a bird house! Paint your own bird house to your own style.

Registration required.

This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

PINOCHLE

Thursday, May 30, 2024 at 12:00pm - 3:30pm
Community Meeting Room at Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group:
Adults & Seniors
Event Details:

Join us to play Pinochle! Experienced and beginner players are welcome. The Pinochle group meets weekly on Thursdays at 12:00pm.

Open
Required
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:

Join us to play Pinochle! Experienced and beginner players are welcome. The Pinochle group meets weekly on Thursdays at 12:00pm.

This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

Around the World in 80 Sandwiches

Thursday, May 30, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Community Meeting Room at Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group:
Adults & Seniors
Event Details:

Please note the 6pm start time! Discover author Mike Curtis’s attempt to show his sons the world through sandwiches made in their own kitchen or found in the Chicagoland area. T...

Waitlist
Required
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Please note the 6pm start time!

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Kindergarten Night

Thursday, May 30, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Return to simpler times when your world was filled with cartoons, cookies, and board games. Embrace your inner child for a fun night of de-stressing, food, and games! Registrati...

Open
Required
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Teens
Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:

Return to simpler times when your world was filled with cartoons, cookies, and board games. Embrace your inner child for a fun night of de-stressing, food, and games!

Registration required. For teens in grades 6-12.

This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

KNITTING MEETUP

Friday, May 31, 2024 at 10:30am - 12:30pm
Quiet Reading Room at Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group:
Adults & Seniors
Event Details:

Join our informal knitting group! A perfect opportunity to get together with other knitters while working on your own projects. Please note that this is not a knitting class or ins...

Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Quiet Reading Room
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Event Details:

Join our informal knitting group! A perfect opportunity to get together with other knitters while working on your own projects. Please note that this is not a knitting class or instructor-led program.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

TO BE CONTINUED BOOK CLUB

All Day 6/1 - 6/26
Homer Township Public Library District
Program Type:
Book Club, Online/Virtual
Age Group:
Children, Tweens, Families
Event Details:

Watch Now! To Be Continued Book Club with Miss Mary Kay. Miss Mary Kay will read the first chapter of a book to you. Then you can check out a book from ...

Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Book Club, Online/Virtual
Event Details:

Watch Now! To Be Continued Book Club with Miss Mary Kay.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Mini Monday: Felt Bumblebees

All Day
Teen Room at Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Stop by the Teen Room anytime today to get a mini felt bumblebee! The perfect way to enjoy the cuteness of bees without the danger of getting stung! One per person, while supplies ...

Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Teen Room
Age Group: Teens
Event Details:

Stop by the Teen Room anytime today to get a mini felt bumblebee! The perfect way to enjoy the cuteness of bees without the danger of getting stung! One per person, while supplies last.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

STORYWALK CHALLENGE-GO FOR GOLD

All Day 6/3 - 6/6
Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group:
Children, Tweens, Families
Event Details:

Pick up a StoryWalk Challenge sheet at the library. Go to Sendra Park, follow the path to read the StoryWalk book, Olympig, fill in the answers on your form and do the activit...

Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Families
Event Details:

Pick up a StoryWalk Challenge sheet at the library.

This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

Adult Take & Make: Fairy Lantern

Monday, June 3, 2024 at 8:30am - 8:30pm
Homer Township Public Library District
Program Type:
Craft
Age Group:
Adults & Seniors
Event Details:

Make your summer magical with a fairy lantern!  Pickup details will be emailed to you within 48 hours of registration. Registration opens Monday, June 3rd at 8:30am.

Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Program Type: Craft
Event Details:

Make your summer magical with a fairy lantern! 

Pickup details will be emailed to you within 48 hours of registration.

Registration opens Monday, June 3rd at 8:30am.

This event is in the "Bookmobile" group.

FATHER'S DAY IS JUNE 16!

Monday, June 3, 2024 at 4:30pm - 7:30pm
Outreach
Program Type:
Bookmobile
Age Group:
Bookmobile
Event Details:

With Father's Day approaching on June 16th, it's time to get crafty!  Give Dad the gift of joy with a DIY craft that screams "you're the best!"

Library Branch: Outreach
Age Group: Bookmobile
Program Type: Bookmobile
Event Details:

With Father's Day approaching on June 16th, it's time to get crafty!  Give Dad the gift of joy with a DIY craft that screams "you're the best!"

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

LET'S ALL STICK TOGETHER - JUNE- MYSTERY ART PROJECT

All Day 6/4 - 6/22
Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group:
Children, Tweens, Families
Event Details:

How it works...at first it's a mystery...until you build to reveal...the colorful image! Visit the KidZone to help discover what the mystery poster picture is! Look for letters ...

Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Families
Event Details:

How it works...at first it's a mystery...until you build to reveal...the colorful image!

This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

DEMENTIA CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP

Tuesday, June 4, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Quiet Reading Room at Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group:
Adults & Seniors
Event Details:

This is a support group designed for those caring for a loved one with dementia. Join us to share, learn, relax, and get connected with fellow caregivers. We will provide a welcomi...

Open
Required
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Quiet Reading Room
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:

This is a support group designed for those caring for a loved one with dementia. Join us to share, learn, relax, and get connected with fellow caregivers. We will provide a welcoming space and some light refreshments.

This event is in the "Bookmobile" group.

FATHER'S DAY IS JUNE 16!

Tuesday, June 4, 2024 at 4:30pm - 7:30pm
Outreach
Program Type:
Bookmobile
Age Group:
Bookmobile
Event Details:

With Father's Day approaching on June 16th, it's time to get crafty!  Give Dad the gift of joy with a DIY craft that screams "you're the best!"

Library Branch: Outreach
Age Group: Bookmobile
Program Type: Bookmobile
Event Details:

With Father's Day approaching on June 16th, it's time to get crafty!  Give Dad the gift of joy with a DIY craft that screams "you're the best!"

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Anime Night: Anime Karaoke

Tuesday, June 4, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Are you ready to sing your heart out to your favorite anime song? Whether you’re leading the club in the Pokemon theme song or impressing it with your flawless Japanese rendition o...

Open
Required
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Teens
Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:

Are you ready to sing your heart out to your favorite anime song? Whether you’re leading the club in the Pokemon theme song or impressing it with your flawless Japanese rendition of your favorite series’ song, we’ll be cheering you on!