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Incredibles 2, Dulcimer Concert Among This Week’s Events at the Park Forest Library

Incredibles 2, Park Forest Public Library, Holiday Dulcimer Concert
Family Movie Night this week at the Park Forest Library features Incredibles 2.

Park Forest, IL-(ENEWSPF)- On tap this week at the Park Forest Library, look for Incredibles 2 and a Holiday Dulcimer Concert. These events are above and beyond the usual services the library provides. There are technology services, including access to public computers, printing, free Wi-Fi, and more; studying and meeting rooms available; free home delivery services to residents of Park Forest and Olympia Fields; various book drop locations at the library, Park Forest Village Hall, and the Olympia Fields Post Office; and more.

Scheduled activities this week include the following:

Art in the Afternoon

Monday, December 10, 2018 – 3:30 PM

Unleash your inner artist. Drop in to create a seasonal masterpiece  that will be displayed on the wall in kids’ zone.

Ages 12 and under.

Family Movie Night

Monday, December 10, 2018 – 6:30 PM


Rated: PG

Location: Ringerring Room

Color-Rama! Coloring Circle

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 – 4:00 PM

Location: The Lab

Explore different media of art while unwinding after school with an art activity.

Baby Time

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 – 11:00 AM

 Babies and their parents or caregivers are invited to read, sing and grow in this weekly story time. This program is geared toward babies 0 – 36 months with an accompanying adult. This is the perfect time for families to bond with their child/children.

Adult Coloring Circle

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 – 4:00 PM

Location: Ringering Room

Drop in and unwind. Enjoy coloring and making new friends. All materials provided.

Writer’s Workshop

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 – 6:30 PM

Location: Conference Room

Want to improve your skills as a writer? Interested in sharing your ideas or written work with others? Come to the Park Forest Library and join other creators in our bi-monthly writers’ group, led by James Pressler, for all your writing wishes. Writers of all skill levels are welcomed.

Potpourri of Lectures

Thursday, December 13, 2018 – 10:30 AM

Location: Ringering Room

Join us for coffee and conversation.

December 13th – Annual Holiday Dulcimer Concert – Join us for this Traditional event with the South Suburban Dulcimer & Folk Music Society.

Annual Holiday Dulcimer Concert

Thursday, December 13, 2018 – 10:30 AM

Join us for this Traditional event with the South Suburban Dulcimer & Folk Music Society.

Toddler Art

Thursday, December 13, 2018 – 11:00 AM

Bring out your inner Picasso through art projects and more! Some art projects may involve painting.

Ages: 3yrs-5yrs

U-Pick Teen Movie

Thursday, December 13, 2018 – 4:00 PM

Location: The Lab

Take a break after school with a featured film! Teens get to choose from an assortment of titles rated PG-13 or lower.

Earth Wise Movie Night: “Wasted: The Story of Food Waste”

Thursday, December 13, 2018 – 6:00 PM

Location: The Ringering Room 

“Every year 1.3 billion tons of food is thrown away. Filmmakers explore the reasons for this waste and ways to fix the problem.”

Digital Literacy Workshop: Online Job Searching

Friday, December 14, 2018 – 11:00 AM

Location: Conference Room

Learn how to navigate online job hunting websites such as Indeed, Monster, and Glassdoor.

Teen Game Day

Friday, December 14, 2018 – 3:00 PM

Location: The Lab

Show off your competitive side with your friends! From board games to video games, there will be plenty of fun!

Comic Creations

Friday, December 14, 2018 – 3:30 PM

Be inspired to become a graphic Comic Creator! Each week explore way to create comic strips, books graphic and more!

Create Zone Craft

Saturday, December 15, 2018 – 1:00 PM

Drop-In kids’ zone today to Explore & Create something special.