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  • Canceled: Monday Mornings at the Library

    Mondays from 11:00am – noon

    The program for Monday, June 26, 2017 has been canceled. We apologize for the inconvenience. 

  • Hungrytown in Concert

    Wednesday, 6/28 at 7 pm: Join us on our outdoor pavilion for a wonderful night of acoustic-based folk music from singer-songwriters Rebecca Hall and multi-instrumentalist/arranger Ken Anderson.
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  • Adult Nonfiction Partially Closed

    Starting Monday, June 19: Access to some sections of the adult nonfiction area will be temporarily limited as we prepare for improvements to the first floor of the library. Staff members will still be able to retrieve books for you.
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  • Renovating the Main Level

    Many exciting changes are about to get under way here at the library! Our Main Level renovation begins in mid-July and continues through the month of August.

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  • Summer Reading 2017

    June 5–August 5: Participate in our summer reading challenges for children, teens, and adults for your chance to win fun prizes.
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Next Events

  • June 26 9:00am to 11:00am

    Are you absolutely puzzled by your laptop, smartphone, or tablet? Stumped by new tech-related terminology? The Virtual Services Department is here to help.

  • June 26 6:00pm to 8:00pm

    No registration required.

  • June 26 6:30pm to 8:00pm

    Registration is required and begins on the 20th of the month for the following month’s program.
    Ages 18 and over

  • June 28 7:00pm to 8:00pm

    Join us on our outdoor pavilion for a wonderful night of acoustic-based folk music from singer-songwriters Rebecca Hall and multi-instrumentalist/arranger Ken Anderson, otherwise known as the folk duo

  • June 28 7:00pm to 8:00pm

    In case of inclement weather, this concert will be held indoors and have a limited attendance of 125. Registration recommended only if event is indoors.

  • July 3 10:00am to 11:30am

    Learn how to use a standard two-button mouse. If you do not know how to cut and paste, we recommend taking this class before any other.

Programs & Clubs

Monday Mornings @ the Library
Monday Morning @ the Library

Once a month we're hosting some of your favorite presenters and discussion topics that will enrich, enlighten, and entertain you.

Representatives from Porter Place discuss the stages, care, support, and placement of a loved one with dementia.
Don’t miss out on exciting and relevant daytime programs!
As part of his “Symbols of America” series, historian Jim Weren discusses the fascinating history of the invention and evolution of American football.
Don’t miss out on exciting and relevant daytime programs!
Journey to the coldest, driest, windiest, and most barren place on Earth, Antarctica, with dynamic author Jeanne Roppolo, as she shares the story of her life as a contract worker for the National Science Foundation

Become a Friend of the Library!

If you use the Tinley Park Public Library, you're already a friend. Why not make it official by joining the Friends of the Library? No matter what skills and experiences you bring to the group, the Friends can use your help!

To join the Friends of the Library, visit the Checkout Desk to obtain a copy of the membership form. You may also print a Friends of the Library membership form and mail the completed form with a check to:

The Friends of the Tinley Park Public Library
7851 Timber Drive
Tinley Park, Illinois  60477

Maurine Christine in concert. on Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 2:00pm
Shark Shredding Event on Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 9:00am
Holiday Gift Packages on Sale on Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 9:00am
Eddie Korosa in concert on Sunday, November 26, 2017 - 2:00pm
Sweet Reminder Valentine concert on Sunday, February 11, 2018 - 2:00pm
Swing into Spring with Peter Oprisko on Sunday, April 15, 2018 - 2:00pm

Whether for fun or learning there is a monthly club at the library to suit your interests.

June 2017

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 11:00am
Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 11:00am
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 6:00pm
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 6:30pm

Movies & Books

  • A Dog’s Purpose.
    So many films are made from books these days! Come and enjoy the movie, and if you wish, check out a copy of the corresponding book.
    PG, 120 minutes.
    Book: A Dog’s Purpose by W. Bruce Cameron
  • The Zookeeper’s Wife.
    PG-13, 126 minutes.
    Book: The Zookeeper’s Wife by Diane Ackerman
  • A Man Called Ove.
    PG-13, 116 minutes.
    Book: A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
  • The Lost City of Z.
    PG-13, 140 minutes.
    Book: The Lost City of Z by David Grann

Early Bird Flicks