Divergent Scavenger Hunt

Celebrate the release of the last Divergent book by participating in a Library Scavenger Hunt. The grand prize will involve a copy of "Allegiant." For ages 13 and up. Please bring a digital camera or smartphone to use during the game. Registration begins October 3.

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Affordable Care Act Information Session

Join Michelle Lydigsen and Katherine Layden from the Chicago Federation of Labor Workers Assistance Committee for a special information session on ACA. Find out which health insurance will serve you best. Michelle and Katherine will explain the different insurance policies offered through ACA, answer questions, and assist you in applying for coverage.
The Affordable Care Act (ACA) is a set of health insurance reforms that started in 2010, and will continue to roll out in 2014 and beyond.

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Genealogy Online

Explore the best free sites and databases available for genealogical research. To attend: must have basic computer skills.

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Teen Craft: Pop Art Cartoons

Celebrate Pop Art by making cartoons out of funky images! Best for ages 13+. Register in person, online at oppl.org/events or by calling 708.386.4751 beginning January 7.

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Seminar: Power Networking

Learn why it’s important to build impactful connections. General job search advice, and tips will also be discussed in this seminar. Presenter: Richard Williams, Career Services, Triton College.

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Twitter 101

Do you want to chat informally with your friends about serious and not-too serious stuff in real time? Well, this class is for you. You will learn the ins and outs of this popular social networking service. We will help you get started with your own account. To attend: must have active email account and basic computer skills.

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Teen Improv Workshop

Calling tweens and teens (5th grade and up) for improvisational drama games! Never acted before but always wanted to try? Or are you a seasoned pro who loves moment-to-moment action? Either way, come join us for fun and games that are sure to test your quick-thinking skills. Open to all, no registration required. Warning: hilarity will ensue...

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Kids Craft: Chinese Lanterns

Happy Chinese New Year! Celebrate it by making a beautiful lantern! For ages 4+. Register in person, online at oppl.org/events or by calling 708.386.9032 beginning January 17.

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Chinese New Year Storytime and Craft

Ring in the Year of the Horse with a very special bi-lingual storytime! Jenny Chen from Paper Lantern Language & Cultural Center is here to share stories and songs in Mandarin. We'll follow that with a fun craft. Best for ages 3-6, with a caregiver. Register beginning January 15.

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Storytelling with Attitude: African-American Heroes

School's Out! Dynamic performer Linda Gorham is here to bring history to life. What was Martin Luther King, Jr. like as a kid? How did Ruby Bridges feel as she faced her new school? Best for kids 5+. Register beginning January 6. Find out more about Linda at www.LindaGorham.com *Please register everyone attending, not just kids.

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