Friday Flicks

Large Meeting Room 10311 Grand Ave, Franklin Park, IL, United States

Join us each month to watch a newly released movie! This month’s movie is Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny (PG-13): Daredevil archaeologist Indiana Jones races against time to retrieve a legendary dial that can change the course of history. Accompanied by his goddaughter, he soon finds himself squaring off against Jürgen Voller, a […]

Game ON+

Large Meeting Room 10311 Grand Ave, Franklin Park, IL, United States

Teens Grades 6-12  Fridays (1/12, 1/26, 2/9, 2/23, 3/8) 4:30pm - 6pm Take your gaming to the next level. Join our video game program to play new and classic games. Participate in friendly competitions and win prizes Grades 9-12 are eligible to join our Discord server. Play, talk, and game with others virtually. Sign-up below […]

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Looking for great deals on new or gently used books, CDs, and DVDs? Join the Friends in the Library by the in-house book sale for a special, expanded book sale. You can also buy a reusable Friends tote bag full of materials for $5!

Event Series Mini Explorers Storytime

Mini Explorers Storytime

Ages 0-5 with Caregiver — Registration is Required. What are books if not mini adventures? In Mini Explorers we’ll read stories, sing songs, do activities, and maybe do a craft or two. Where will we go this week? A trip around the world? Deep sea diving? Hop on a rocket ship to the moon? Come […]

Event Series Mat Yoga (Virtual)

Mat Yoga (Virtual)

This is the class for you if you’ve never done yoga, if you want to get back to yoga, or if you want to explore familiar postures in a different way. Participate virtually through Zoom with Susan Wilkens of Dancing Cranes Yoga in Riverside. Adults only. Registration is required. We will email you the Zoom […]

Event Series ASL Club

ASL Club

Large Meeting Room 10311 Grand Ave, Franklin Park, IL, United States

All Ages — Registration is required. Learn American Sign Language! Our mission is to come together as a community to learn American Sign Language (ASL) to bring awareness and communicate to individuals who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, and/or Non-Verbal. Play games and have fun while you learn the ASL alphabet and simple words and phrases!

Event Series Tinker Tots

Tinker Tots

Large Meeting Room 10311 Grand Ave, Franklin Park, IL, United States

Ages 0-5 — Registration is required. Get your wiggles out with a toddler playtime! Different toys and games each week.

Let’s Paint!

Grades 2 & up — Registration is full. See you at the next one! For artists of all levels! Grab your paint brushes and join Ms. Mariela for an afternoon of creative, colorful, paint-smeared fun!    

Event Series Tech Tuesdays

Tech Tuesdays: Intro to iPhone and iPad

Local History Room 10311 Grand Ave, Franklin Park, IL, United States

Limit 6 — Registration is required. Learn the basics of iOS on the iPhone and iPadOS on the iPad. Bringing your own device is encouraged. We will go over the basics of navigation, file management, downloading/uninstalling apps, customization of your home and lock screens, tips and more.

Event Series Baby Storytime

Baby Storytime

Large Meeting Room 10311 Grand Ave, Franklin Park, IL, United States

Open to ages 0-18 months, with a caregiver- Registration is required In Baby Storytime you’ll bond with your baby as we read stories, do activities, finger plays, and sing songs.

Teen Cuisine

Large Meeting Room 10311 Grand Ave, Franklin Park, IL, United States

For Teens - Registration is required. Cook your own delicious meals and treats with us! Learn basic cooking skills and a delicious new recipe every meetup. All cooking skills are welcome.  

YA Book Club

Small Meeting Room 10311 Grand Ave, Franklin Park, IL, United States

For Teens - Registration is required. Interested in reading different genres within YA and possibly making a friend or two? Come to our book club (now in person!) where we read a YA book each month and discuss what we liked and didn't like about the book, as well as learn more about genres. From […]

Event Series Ready, Set, Game!

Ready, Set, Game!

Large Meeting Room 10311 Grand Ave, Franklin Park, IL, United States

Grades 2 - 5 — Registration is Required. An open gaming club, with snacks! Come play retro and new video games. Sometimes even board or card games! Every other Thursday from 5-6:30 pm.