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national night out

Tuesday, August 2 6–9pm

Join the Bookmobile at Zabrocki Plaza, 173rd and Oak Park Avenue to meet representatives from the Tinley Park Police and Fire Departments, Emergency Management Agency, Public Works, and the Clerk's Office.Learn More

Here’s a Shout Out w/bull hornshout-out to our Summer Reading Business Partners!

Thanks to them, you may take your validated Tinley Park Library card to these locations and receive a special offer or discount.

For full details view our Summer Reading Partnerships page. Our summer reading challenges continue until August 6.

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Next Events

July 30th,
10:00am to 12:00pm
No registration required.
August 1st,
2:00pm to 3:30pm
Learn how to use a standard two-button mouse. If you have not used a mouse, or if you do not know how to copy and paste, we recommend taking this class before any other.
August 1st,
6:30pm to 7:30pm
Entering First Grade:Session 2: Mondays, August 1 and 8 Children will be introduced to first grade concepts through children's literature and games. Please register for only one series.

Talking Points

James Alan McPherson

James Alan McPherson (September 16, 1943 – July 27, 2016), who in 1978 became the first black author to win the Pulitzer Prize for fiction, died on Wednesday. Read more...

Let librarians help you navigate the online onslaught of political coverage or supply you with relevant books on the candidates. Explore our library system's offerings on both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

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Tinley Park Public Library presents: Read for the Win Summer 2016

Summer Reading Finale

Go for the gold as we wrap up our Summer Reading program with these fun, sports-themed programs!
Adults Kids & Families
Take Me Out to the Ball Game Read for the Win! Field Day Finale
Saturday, August 6 at 2:00pm
Enjoy storytelling from author Barbara Gregorich about the Cleveland Indians' Jack Graney and his baseball dog, and a barbershop quartet performance from the Convertibles.
Saturday, July 30 at 10:00am
Compete in cool games, prize drawings, and crafts on the west-lawn of the library.

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