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TO BE CONTINUED BOOK CLUB

All Day 2/20 - 2/29
Children, Tweens, Families
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. Miss Mary Kay will read the first chapter of a book to you. Then you can check out a book from the library or the e-book version of the story on Overdrive or Hoopla ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.
This event is in the "Bookmobile" group.

Winter Reading Challenge: Unleash the Hero in You!

All Day 2/20 - 3/4
Children, Tweens, Teens, Adults & Seniors, Bookmobile
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens, Adults & Seniors, Bookmobile
Event Details:
Join our Winter Reading Challenge, Unleash the Hero in You, for a chance to win prizes! Track the minutes you read at https://homerlibrary.beanstack.org (or download the "Beanstack Tracker" app to a mobile device) OR download and print a read...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

SPRING COLORING CONTEST

All Day 2/26 - 3/24
Children, Tweens
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Event Details:
Enter the Spring coloring contest for a chance to win a colorful, inflatable, bunny! Pick up a coloring sheet at the library or print one at home. Entries are due by Sunday, March 24 to be eligible for a chance to win. Entries will not be returned. ...
This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

Used Book Sale ($5 Bag Day)

8:30am - 9:00pm
Adults & Seniors
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Event Details:
Join us for our Used Book Sale! We'll have adult, teen, and kids books for sale. On Monday & Tuesday, you can fill a bag full of books for just $5! DONATIONS: Book, DVD, and CD donations accepted through February 20! ...
This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

CREATE & CHAT: ARTISTS MEETUP

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Adults & Seniors
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Event Details:
Artists of all kinds are welcome to join our monthly meetup group! Meet other local artists (including some from the Lemont Artists Guild), discuss what you’re working on, and spend time creating alongside others. Bring your current project or art su...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

BEADS & BEYOND!

1:00pm - 7:00pm
Children, Tweens
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Craft
Event Details:
Stop in to create a cool, necklace or other beading project of your own design. It’s a beading free-for-all!                       &nbs...
This event is in the "Bookmobile" group.
Library Branch: Outreach
Age Group: Bookmobile
Program Type: Bookmobile
Event Details:
Attention bookworms!  It's time to unleash your inner superhero!  Register for our Winter Reading Club and soar to new literary heights.  Plus, you could snag some super prizes worthy of your extraordinary powers! ...
This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

DEMENTIA CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Adults & Seniors
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Quiet Reading Room
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
NEW EVENING TIME! 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. Registra...

LIBRARY BOARD MEETING

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Community Meeting Room
Event Details:
The Homer Township Public Library's Board of Trustees generally meets every fourth Monday of the month at 7pm in the library’s meeting room at 14320 W. 151st Street, Homer Glen, IL. Members of the public are welcome to attend meetings of the Board of...
This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

Used Book Sale ($5 Bag Day)

8:30am - 9:00pm
Adults & Seniors
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Event Details:
Join us for our Used Book Sale! We'll have adult, teen, and kids books for sale. On Monday & Tuesday, you can fill a bag full of books for just $5! DONATIONS: Book, DVD, and CD donations accepted through February 20! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

WIGGLES & GIGGLES

10:00am - 10:30am
Children, Families
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Family Activity Zone
Age Group: Children, Families
Program Type: Wiggles & Giggles
Event Details:
Ages up to 35 months with adult. Designed with simple stories, finger-plays, bouncing rhymes, music and movement activities!       No registration. Limit 25.  Admittance tickets may be obtained 30 minu...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

POLISH STORY TIME FOR THE FAMILY

1:30pm - 2:30pm
Children, Families
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Family Activity Zone
Age Group: Children, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Suggested ages 3, 4, 5 with adult. Presented in Polish & English, thematic tales, rhymes, songs and movement are paired with a simple craft to help children develop essential early literacy skills and get ready to read.   No ...
This event is in the "Bookmobile" group.
Library Branch: Outreach
Age Group: Bookmobile
Program Type: Bookmobile
Event Details:
Attention bookworms!  It's time to unleash your inner superhero!  Register for our Winter Reading Club and soar to new literary heights.  Plus, you could snag some super prizes worthy of your extraordinary powers! ...
This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

Chick Lit Book Club

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Adults & Seniors
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. February's book selection is The Half Moon by Mary Beth Keane. New members welcome! Book description: Malcolm Gephardt...
This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

Spice It Up: Bay Leaves

8:30am - 9:30pm
Adults & Seniors
Registration
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 35
Event Details:
Due to popular demand, one per household please. It's time to spice things up with bay leaves! Sign up for a spice kit featuring a jar of spice, recipes, and a pamphlet with details about the spice. Registration required. Pickup details will be...
This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

ADULT BINGO

9:30am - 10:30am
Adults & Seniors
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
NOTE: Due to high demand, please register for just one Adult Bingo session each month. Have fun playing multiple rounds of everyone's favorite game -- BINGO! Free prizes awarded! Registration required; opens on the first Monday of each month a...
This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

MAHJONG

12:30pm - 3:30pm
Adults & Seniors
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Registration 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 "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

HOMESCHOOL HAPPENINGS

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Children, Tweens, Families
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Family Activity Zone
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Families
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Suggested ages children 4-13 with adult. Meet, learn and play with other local homeschooling families through a variety of fun and interactive activities. Registration required for each child. Limit 20. (Parents or caretakers do not need to reg...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Bookmobile" group.
Library Branch: Outreach
Age Group: Bookmobile
Program Type: Bookmobile
Event Details:
Attention bookworms!  It's time to unleash your inner superhero!  Register for our Winter Reading Club and soar to new literary heights.  Plus, you could snag some super prizes worthy of your extraordinary powers! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

VIRTUAL FAMILY BINGO

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Children, Tweens, Families
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Virtual Programs
Age Group: Children, Tweens, Families
Program Type: Online/Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
All ages, children under 6 with an adult.  Play Virtual BINGO from the comfort of your home! Every time you get BINGO, your name will be placed in the prize drawing.  You will receive a ZOOM link and BINGO card link. Please print...
This event is in the "Adults & Seniors" group.

Adult Craft: St. Patrick’s Day Shadow Box

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Adults & Seniors
Full
Registration
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Program Type: Craft
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s Day! Make a lucky shadow box and get your green on! Registration required. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

WIGGLES & GIGGLES

10:00am - 10:30am
Children, Families
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Family Activity Zone
Age Group: Children, Families
Program Type: Wiggles & Giggles
Event Details:
Ages up to 35 months with adult. Designed with simple stories, finger-plays, bouncing rhymes, music and movement activities!       No registration. Limit 25.  Admittance tickets may be obtained 30 minu...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

ABC FUN!

11:00am - 12:00pm
Children, Families
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Family Activity Zone
Age Group: Children, Families
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Alphabet Fun for Preschoolers! Have fun with the alphabet doing simple activities using books, crafts, games and songs. Registration required. Limit 10. Ages 3-5 with adult.  Please register for only one ABC Fun class weekly.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

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

PINOCHLE

12:00pm - 3:30pm
Adults & Seniors
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Homer Township Public Library District
Room: Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults & Seniors
Registration 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. ...