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Visual Novel Workshop, Part Two

Tuesday, July 23, 2024 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Young Adult Lounge at Forest Park Public Library
Program Type:
Crafts & DIY, Games & Gaming
Age Group:
Young Adults
Open
Encouraged
Library Branch: Forest Park Public Library
Room: Young Adult Lounge
Age Group: Young Adults
Program Type: Crafts & DIY, Games & Gaming
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:

Our visual novel workshop continues! Today we'll take a more in-depth look at using RenPy to create a visual novel, through branching dialogue options and basic coding.

This event is in the "Middle Grades" group.

Make an I Spy bottle

Tuesday, July 23, 2024 at 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Youth Services Program Room at Forest Park Public Library
Program Type:
Arts & Culture, Crafts & DIY
Age Group:
Middle Grades
Closed
Encouraged
Library Branch: Forest Park Public Library
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Middle Grades
Program Type: Arts & Culture, Crafts & DIY
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:

Use various objects to make your own I Spy bottle. Designed for ages 8 to 10.

Disclaimer(s)

YS Accessibility

**Please email us at ys[at]fppl.org or call the YS Department at 708-689-6126 if you need access to a remote or recorded option or if you have other accessibility needs.**

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

One on One Tech Help

Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Community Room at Forest Park Public Library
Program Type:
Technology
Age Group:
Adults, Older Adults
Waitlist
Encouraged
Library Branch: Forest Park Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults, Older Adults
Program Type: Technology
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Do you have a question about technology, including email, internet, using your phone, library eBooks or audiobooks, or using Zoom? FPPL cardholders can book a 30-minute in-person appointment.
 

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

One on One Tech Help

Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Community Room at Forest Park Public Library
Program Type:
Technology
Age Group:
Adults, Older Adults
Waitlist
Encouraged
Library Branch: Forest Park Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults, Older Adults
Program Type: Technology
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Do you have a question about technology, including email, internet, using your phone, library eBooks or audiobooks, or using Zoom? FPPL cardholders can book a 30-minute in-person appointment.
 

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

One on One Tech Help

Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Community Room at Forest Park Public Library
Program Type:
Technology
Age Group:
Adults, Older Adults
Waitlist
Encouraged
Library Branch: Forest Park Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults, Older Adults
Program Type: Technology
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Do you have a question about technology, including email, internet, using your phone, library eBooks or audiobooks, or using Zoom? FPPL cardholders can book a 30-minute in-person appointment.
 

This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Social Circle: ChiGong

Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Austin Room at Forest Park Public Library
Program Type:
Community, Health & Wellness
Age Group:
Older Adults
Open
Encouraged
Library Branch: Forest Park Public Library
Room: Austin Room
Age Group: Older Adults
Program Type: Community, Health & Wellness
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:

We want the Library to be your happy place.  All older adults (55+) are invited to join in for some special community time each week.  We’ll talk and share interests, enjoy guest speakers, and keep ourselves active, engaged, and well-inf

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Wonder of the Birds

Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Austin Room at Forest Park Public Library
Program Type:
Nature & Gardening
Age Group:
Adults, All Ages
Open
Encouraged
Library Branch: Forest Park Public Library
Room: Austin Room
Age Group: Adults, All Ages
Program Type: Nature & Gardening
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:

From building nests to using tools, Kim White stops by to teach us about how intelligent our feathered friends truly are. She’ll also bring along a couple of those feathered friends for us to interact with!

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Chair Yoga

Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Austin Room at Forest Park Public Library
Program Type:
Community, Health & Wellness
Age Group:
Adults, Older Adults
Open
Encouraged
Library Branch: Forest Park Public Library
Room: Austin Room
Age Group: Adults, Older Adults
Program Type: Community, Health & Wellness
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:

Join this 30 minute Chair Yoga class with DuShaun Branch that will be accessible and open to all bodies!  Chair Yoga is a great introduction to Yoga and allows students to use an everyday prop, the chair!!!

This event is in the "Young Adults" group.

Visual Novel Workshop, Part Three

Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Young Adult Lounge at Forest Park Public Library
Program Type:
Crafts & DIY, Games & Gaming
Age Group:
Young Adults
Open
Encouraged
Library Branch: Forest Park Public Library
Room: Young Adult Lounge
Age Group: Young Adults
Program Type: Crafts & DIY, Games & Gaming
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:

Day three of our visual novel program will focus on the types of stories that visual novels can tell. We’ll also spend some time on ways to come up with ideas for the story you’d like to tell in your own project.

This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Family Mental Health Workshop

Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Austin Room at Forest Park Public Library
Program Type:
Education & Learning, Health & Wellness
Age Group:
Family, Adults
Open
Encouraged
Library Branch: Forest Park Public Library
Room: Austin Room
Age Group: Family, Adults
Program Type: Education & Learning, Health & Wellness
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: 35
Event Details:

Join us for a Family Mental Wellness Workshop with Amanda S. Norris, M.A., President at Sustainable Mental Wellness, Inc. This two-hour presentation will include:

Disclaimer(s)

YS Accessibility

**Please email us at ys[at]fppl.org or call the YS Department at 708-689-6126 if you need access to a remote or recorded option or if you have other accessibility needs.**

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Pins & Needles

Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Community Room at Forest Park Public Library
Program Type:
Community, Crafts & DIY
Age Group:
Adults, Older Adults
Open
Encouraged
Library Branch: Forest Park Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults, Older Adults
Program Type: Community, Crafts & DIY
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:

Beginning or experienced knitters, crochet enthusiasts, macrame and embroidery makers, or quilters: come join us in this sociable creative circle led by Karen Wiebe.  Tea will be served.

This event is in the "Pre-K" group.

Pop-Up Storytime at Rieger Park

Friday, July 26, 2024 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Off Site
Program Type:
Storytime & Early Literacy
Age Group:
Pre-K
Open
Encouraged
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Pre-K
Program Type: Storytime & Early Literacy
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:

Come for stories, rhymes, and songs and see the results of Rieger Park renovation. This is a mixed-age storytime for ages 6 and under.

Disclaimer(s)

YS Accessibility

**Please email us at ys[at]fppl.org or call the YS Department at 708-689-6126 if you need access to a remote or recorded option or if you have other accessibility needs.**

This event is in the "Middle Grades" group.

Mysterious Snack Tasting Challenge!

Friday, July 26, 2024 at 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Youth Services Program Room at Forest Park Public Library
Program Type:
Food
Age Group:
Middle Grades
Open
Encouraged
Library Branch: Forest Park Public Library
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Middle Grades
Program Type: Food
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:

Have you ever wanted to try snacks from another country?! Then come try some delicious snacks from a different country! Designed for grades 5th, 6th and 7th. 

Disclaimer(s)

YS Accessibility

**Please email us at ys[at]fppl.org or call the YS Department at 708-689-6126 if you need access to a remote or recorded option or if you have other accessibility needs.**

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Murder Mystery Party

Friday, July 26, 2024 at 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Austin Room at Forest Park Public Library
Program Type:
Games & Gaming
Age Group:
All Ages
Open
Encouraged
Library Branch: Forest Park Public Library
Room: Austin Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Games & Gaming
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:

The scene: Sun City, beach town and celebrity vacation destination. The event: a luau, the social event of the year. The tragedy: a murder!

This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Middle Grades" group.
This event is in the "Young Adults" group.

Bollywood Family Dance Class

Saturday, July 27, 2024 at 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Austin Room at Forest Park Public Library
Program Type:
Arts & Culture, Movies and Music
Age Group:
Family, Kids, Middle Grades, Young Adults
Open
Encouraged
Library Branch: Forest Park Public Library
Room: Austin Room
Age Group: Family, Kids, Middle Grades, Young Adults
Program Type: Arts & Culture, Movies and Music
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:

Get moving to the beat of Bollywood with this age-inclusive program for kids of all ages and their families. 

This event is in the "Young Adults" group.

Visual Novel Workshop, Part Four

Saturday, July 27, 2024 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Young Adult Lounge at Forest Park Public Library
Program Type:
Crafts & DIY, Games & Gaming
Age Group:
Young Adults
Open
Encouraged
Library Branch: Forest Park Public Library
Room: Young Adult Lounge
Age Group: Young Adults
Program Type: Crafts & DIY, Games & Gaming
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:

The last day of our visual novel program will discuss different ways to use art and music within your game. We’ll then have an opportunity for you to share your own game’s progress with the rest of the group.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Clio's Chroniclers: History Book Group

Sunday, July 28, 2024 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Community Room at Forest Park Public Library
Program Type:
Books & Writing, History & Genealogy
Age Group:
Adults
Open
Encouraged
Library Branch: Forest Park Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Books & Writing, History & Genealogy
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:

Clio was the Greek muse of history, who is responsible for preserving memory and all the knowledge that comes from discoveries of the past.  The history group is an eclectic group of individuals interested in all aspects of history,

This event is in the "Pre-K" group.

Bilingual Storytime

Monday, July 29, 2024 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Youth Services Program Room at Forest Park Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime & Early Literacy
Age Group:
Pre-K
Open
Encouraged
Library Branch: Forest Park Public Library
Room: Youth Services Program Room
Age Group: Pre-K
Program Type: Storytime & Early Literacy
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:

We will share stories and music in English and Spanish. Ages 5 and under.  Please sign up so we can inform you of changes. 

Disclaimer(s)

YS Accessibility

**Please email us at ys[at]fppl.org or call the YS Department at 708-689-6126 if you need access to a remote or recorded option or if you have other accessibility needs.**

This event is in the "Young Adults" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Mystery Night Featuring Mia Manansala

Tuesday, July 30, 2024 at 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Austin Room at Forest Park Public Library
Program Type:
Arts & Culture, Books & Writing
Age Group:
Young Adults, Adults, Older Adults
Open
Encouraged
Library Branch: Forest Park Public Library
Room: Austin Room
Age Group: Young Adults, Adults, Older Adults
Program Type: Arts & Culture, Books & Writing
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: 36
Event Details:

Come get spooky about the craft of writing with Mia P. Manasala, Forest Park mystery novelist, whose latest book in the Tita Rosie’s Kitchen series is Murder and Mamon.  

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

One on One Tech Help

Wednesday, July 31, 2024 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Community Room at Forest Park Public Library
Program Type:
Technology
Age Group:
Adults, Older Adults
Cancelled
Encouraged
Library Branch: Forest Park Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults, Older Adults
Program Type: Technology
Event Details:

Do you have a question about technology, including email, internet, using your phone, library eBooks or audiobooks, or using Zoom? FPPL cardholders can book a 30-minute in-person appointment.
 

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

One on One Tech Help

Wednesday, July 31, 2024 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Community Room at Forest Park Public Library
Program Type:
Technology
Age Group:
Adults, Older Adults
Cancelled
Encouraged
Library Branch: Forest Park Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults, Older Adults
Program Type: Technology
Event Details:

Do you have a question about technology, including email, internet, using your phone, library eBooks or audiobooks, or using Zoom? FPPL cardholders can book a 30-minute in-person appointment.
 

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

One on One Tech Help

Wednesday, July 31, 2024 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Community Room at Forest Park Public Library
Program Type:
Technology
Age Group:
Adults, Older Adults
Cancelled
Encouraged
Library Branch: Forest Park Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults, Older Adults
Program Type: Technology
Event Details:

Do you have a question about technology, including email, internet, using your phone, library eBooks or audiobooks, or using Zoom? FPPL cardholders can book a 30-minute in-person appointment.
 

This event is in the "Older Adults" group.

Social Circle: Mystery Novel Discussion

Wednesday, July 31, 2024 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Austin Room at Forest Park Public Library
Program Type:
Books & Writing, Community
Age Group:
Older Adults
Open
Encouraged
Library Branch: Forest Park Public Library
Room: Austin Room
Age Group: Older Adults
Program Type: Books & Writing, Community
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:

We want the Library to be your happy place.  All older adults (55+) are invited to join in for some special community time each week.  We’ll talk and share interests, enjoy guest speakers, and keep ourselves active, engaged, and well-inf

This event is in the "Young Adults" group.

Cooking Together in Our Backyard

Wednesday, July 31, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Austin Room at Forest Park Public Library
Program Type:
Food
Age Group:
Young Adults
Open
Encouraged
Library Branch: Forest Park Public Library
Room: Austin Room
Age Group: Young Adults
Program Type: Food
Encouraged
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:

Join our engaging cooking class tailored for teenagers, where you'll discover the joy of cooking through interactive learning.  Experiment with flavors, learn essential techniques, and create delicious dishes together in a fun and interactive

Disclaimer(s)

Food Allergies

Food Allergy Disclaimer Text.