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Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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January 2020

I Am MLK Jr. Documentary

January 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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I Am MLK Jr. is a feature-length documentary telling the story of American icon Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The narrative, structured around events in the Civil Rights Movement, celebrates his life from an engaging contemporary perspective.

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Library Board Meeting

January 20 @ 7:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Monthly meeting of the Board of Library Trustees

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Intro to iPad – Part 3

January 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Did you just get an iPad? Maybe you have an iPad and would like to know more about it. This 4-part class is for you.

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The Art of Design with Dan Laib

January 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Who better to do an entertaining presentation about design at your library than a professional artist? This show teaches your audience the basic elements of design using storytelling, hand-painted puppets, props and live art demonstrations presented by Dan Laib in a fun and entertaining way.   At the conclusion of the show, your audience will step right into a popular fairy tale centered around design and be able to observe it firsthand.  This show is designed to have a lot of audience participation…

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Tales of Forgotten Chicago

January 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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America's first automobile race was on Thanksgiving in 1865 from the Museum of Science and Industry up to Evanston.  A man by the name Elisha Gray, who lived in Highland Park, was the first inventor of the telephone. Rich Lindberg tells us stories from his latest book, Tales of Forgotten Chicago. 

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Intro to iPad – Part 4

January 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Did you just get an iPad? Maybe you have an iPad and would like to know more about it. This 4-part class is for you.

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History of Mario

January 31 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Play in our interactive gaming exhibit. See and play the various iterations of the Super Mario videogames, from the original Nintendo Entertainment System all the way up through the Nintendo Switch. Gamers of all ages are welcome. See how one of the most beloved gaming characters has changed over the years.

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February 2020

History of Mario

February 1 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Play in our interactive gaming exhibit. See and play the various iterations of the Super Mario videogames, from the original Nintendo Entertainment System all the way up through the Nintendo Switch. Gamers of all ages are welcome. See how one of the most beloved gaming characters has changed over the years.

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Selling Your Home: What you need to know to get top dollar

February 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Realtor Rob Medinger will share actionable strategies to help you declutter, stage, and decide what to update as you prepare to sell your home.

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Gypsy Music Street: Genocide and a Daughter’s Journey to Her Mother’s Shattered World

February 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Roberta Dietzen shares a family history about love, irrevocable loss, and the continuing generational trauma of the Holocaust on families. Dietzen will focus on the importance of educating the world about the Holocaust and being advocates of Holocaust education.

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Bingo

February 8 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Grab your daubers and join us for BINGO!

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Adult Fiction/Nonfiction Book Discussion

February 11 @ 10:00 am
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One event on January 18, 2020 at 10:00 am

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Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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After murdering the Brown family, William Holbert converted their home into a club, naming it The Jolly Roger Social Club and using it to attract new victims, whose wealth he acquired through complicated financial scams.

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Afternoons at OPPL – Elaine Dame, Chicago Jazz Singer

February 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Chicago-based jazz singer, Elaine Dame, sings and people stop to listen. The woman who Time Out, Chicago calls a “jazz dynamo” and “a gem in the city’s vocal jazz scene” has been turning heads for the past twenty years, a mainstay of the Chicago jazz scene.

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Meet the Author : Elizabeth Berg

February 11 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Best-selling author, Elizabeth Berg, returns to sign her latest release, The Confession Club, which tells the story of a group of friends in Mason, Missouri, who decide to start a monthly supper club. However, they get more than they bargained for. Copies of the book will be available for purchase. LOCATED IN ROOM 104.

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A New Birth of Freedom

February 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Living historian Kevin Wood will provide a first-person historical portrayal of Abraham Lincoln. Wood will discuss the momentous events of his own life and the life of the nation during Lincoln's time. Hear Lincoln's best-known speeches and writings, and be inspired to hope, as he did for a "new birth of freedom" for the United States.

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Library Board Meeting

February 17 @ 7:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Monthly meeting of the Board of Library Trustees

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Civil Rights: What We Are Taught Vs. The Untold

February 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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The popular narrative most students learn is a feel-good story of progress that focuses on MLK and Rosa Parks. Drawing on the recent book by Jeanne Theoharis, A More Beautiful and Terrible History: The Uses and Misuses of Civil Rights History, Dr. William Barnett gives a more accurate narrative that notes the ongoing efforts to address economic inequality, criminal justice, and other issues.

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Thinking with Radical Black Feminism

February 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Dr. Marquis Bey will discuss the radical black feminist tradition, and, through anecdote and poetic musing provide sense of how we might begin to shift our cultural thinking to align with radical black feminism.

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Super Smash Bros. Tournament

February 22 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on April 4, 2020 at 2:00 pm

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Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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A Smash Bros. Tournament to determine our library’s best player. Multiplayer is drop in and open to everyone! Registration for both 1v1 tournaments begins January 6th. Tournament game will be Super Smash Bros. Ultimate for the Nintendo Switch. Limit 32 for 1v1 tournament. Grades K-5    

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The South Side: A Portrait of Chicago and American Segregation

February 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Chicago-native Natalie Moore gives a presentation on her book, The South Side: A Portrait of Chicago and American Segregation. With a memoirist's eye, she showcases the lives of these communities through the stories of people who reside there. The South Side shows the impact of Chicago's historic segregation and the ongoing policies that keep the system intact.

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Preschool Fair!

February 29 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Meet representatives from local preschools and learn which fits your child's educational needs. Drop-in between 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m Parents and children

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March 2020

Organize Your Research and Write Your Family History

March 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Carole Magnuson shows you ways to organize your materials, reduce piles of paper and arrange information in a format that can be used as a foundation for creating and publishing your family history book.

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Writers Group for Adults

March 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Have your novel, short story, nonfiction, article, poetry, reviewed by an open group for adults.

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The Evolutionary Origins of Man

March 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Dr. Marisa Fontana, Archaeologist and Associate Professor of Anthropology at North Central College in Naperville, highlights the skeletal and cultural evidence for human evolution from the scientific perspective. This presentation focuses on how the physical body has changed over time from our pre-human ancestors to the present. She also discusses when in our evolution certain behavioral thresholds were met: bipedalism, creation of tools, use of fire, language, clothing, and art. Skeletal and artifact reproductions are utilized during the presentation.

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Bingo

March 14 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Grab your daubers and join us for BINGO!

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Social Media Marketing Basics

March 16 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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The world of social media is a dizzying place, especially as it pertains to your business. Learn about the platforms you should focus on, best practices, and tips and tricks for engaging your customers online.

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Library Board Meeting

March 16 @ 7:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Monthly meeting of the Board of Library Trustees

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DIY : Quilting Trunk Show

March 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Two members of the Prairie Piecemakers quilt guild will demonstrate the art of quilts through a personal trunk show featuring projects from three decades. The presentation will also share how new technology has impacted today’s quilter.

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Adult Fiction/Nonfiction Book Discussion

March 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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When his most prized possession, a rare collection of Poe poems, is stolen, bookstore owner A.J. Fikry begins isolating himself from his friends, family and associates before receiving a mysterious package that compels him to remake his life.

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Digital Photo Storage

March 24 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Learn about storing and backing up your collection of digital photos. Get information on the various services available and their pros & cons.

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Democracy in America: A Tea at Hull House

March 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Actor Betsy Means performs as Jane Addams to tell her story. Addams was a crusader for social justice and a dedicated American who devoted her life to caring for the underprivileged and oppressed. She fought for the rights of workers, women, and children. Addams is a pioneer in the field of modern social work. In 1931, she was co-winner of the Nobel Peace Prize.

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Is Cloud Storage Right for Me?

March 31 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Cloud storage allows you to store and share data over the internet from innumerable access points and devices. Gain a better understanding and learn how to use cloud storage services including OneDrive, Dropbox, iCloud, and Google Drive.

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April 2020

Super Smash Bros. Tournament

April 4 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on April 4, 2020 at 2:00 pm

Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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A Smash Bros. Tournament to determine our library’s best player. Multiplayer is drop in and open to everyone! Registration for both 1v1 tournaments begins January 6th. Tournament game will be Super Smash Bros. Ultimate for the Nintendo Switch. Limit 32 for 1v1 tournament. Grades K-5    

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Cable No More Part 1 – Cutting the Cord

April 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Part 1 of this 2-part class explains the basics regarding cutting your cable subscription. It looks at local internet service options, the various costs and speeds of those options, as well the hardware necessary to get your home ready for a streaming-only experience.

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Bingo

April 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Cable No More Part 2 – Services & Devices

April 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Part 2 of this 2-part class takes a look at the services and devices available to help you recreate a traditional cable subscription at a lower price and without year(s)-long contracts.

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Library Board Meeting

April 20 @ 7:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Monthly meeting of the Board of Library Trustees

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Bitcoin & Beyond

April 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Bitcoin has been buzzed about for years now, but what is it? How does it achieve its value? And what does the future look like for Cryptocurrencies in general? Have these and many more questions answered at this informational session.

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May 2020

Writers Group for Adults

May 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Have your novel, short story, nonfiction, article, poetry, reviewed by an open group for adults.

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Bingo

May 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Grab your daubers and join us for BINGO!

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Adult Fiction/Nonfiction Book Discussion

May 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Viewed with suspicion in the aftermath of a tragedy, a beautiful hermit who has survived for years in a marsh becomes targeted by unthinkable forces.

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Library Board Meeting

May 18 @ 7:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Monthly meeting of the Board of Library Trustees

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June 2020

Writers Group for Adults

June 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Have your novel, short story, nonfiction, article, poetry, reviewed by an open group for adults.

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Adult Fiction/Nonfiction Book Discussion

June 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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It relates the story of farmers and their obligations to their families, to the animals they fed and to the land they tended. The Haymakers is also an elegy to a way of life fast disappearing from our landscape.

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Bingo

June 13 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Grab your daubers and join us for BINGO!

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Library Board Meeting

June 15 @ 7:00 pm
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Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Monthly meeting of the Board of Library Trustees

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July 2020

Bingo

July 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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OPPLCon Fan Fest

July 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Bring your friends and family and join us at OPPL's sixth annual comic con - OPPLCon Fan Fest! Details TBD. Save the date!

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Library Board Meeting

July 20 @ 7:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Monthly meeting of the Board of Library Trustees

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August 2020

Bingo

August 8 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Library Board Meeting

August 17 @ 7:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Monthly meeting of the Board of Library Trustees

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September 2020

Bingo

September 12 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Library Board Meeting

September 21 @ 7:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Monthly meeting of the Board of Library Trustees

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October 2020

Writers Group for Adults

October 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Have your novel, short story, nonfiction, article, poetry, reviewed by an open group for adults.

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Bingo

October 10 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Library Board Meeting

October 19 @ 7:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Monthly meeting of the Board of Library Trustees

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November 2020

Writers Group for Adults

November 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Have your novel, short story, nonfiction, article, poetry, reviewed by an open group for adults.

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Bingo

November 14 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Library Board Meeting

November 16 @ 7:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Monthly meeting of the Board of Library Trustees

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December 2020

Writers Group for Adults

December 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Room 104-Meeting Room, 14921 Ravinia Avenue
Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Have your novel, short story, nonfiction, article, poetry, reviewed by an open group for adults.

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Bingo

December 12 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Library Board Meeting

December 21 @ 7:00 pm
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Orland Park, IL 60462 United States
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Monthly meeting of the Board of Library Trustees

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