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  • Library Closed

    Friday, March 22: The library will be closed for staff training. We appreciate your patience as we learn to better serve the community, and we will reopen on Saturday, March 23, from 9 am-5 pm.

  • Susan B. Anthony: You Can’t Vote!

    Monday, March 18, 2019 - 7:00pm: Join historical storyteller Lynn Rymarz as she portrays Susan B. Anthony and how one woman’s dedication and determination helped to change history in the fight for voting rights for women.
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  • Mosaic Mania

    Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 4:30pm: Grades: 4-5. Use paint swatches to make an awesome mosaic art project.
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  • How To Build A Gaming PC

    Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 6:30pm: Thinking about building a gaming PC? Come to this class to find out how it’s done.
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  • Fabric and Yarn Exchange Open House

    Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 10:00am: Clean out your unwanted bounty of fabric and yarn or get inspired to start a new project.
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Next Events

Monday, March 18, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

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.

Monday, May 6, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
TPPL favorite Robert Mueller reviews historic battlefield victories– contrasts and compares the personalities, tactics, and leadership styles of George Patton, Erwin Rommel, and Bernard Montgomery.
Monday, June 3, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Historian Dave Clark examines the history of the film industry in Chicago, from the days of Charlie Chaplin through modern films such as The Dark Knight.
Monday, August 5, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Steve Darnall's presentation examines how radio helped to give birth to the "Great American Songbook" by offering songs and singers a unique opportunity to present their songs to a national audience.

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

Community Shredding Event
Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 9:00am to 11:00am
Holiday Gift Packages on Sale
Saturday, November 2, 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Tinley Tomes

Logo for book discussion, or book cover art
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
The Wednesday, March 26, 2019. Tomes selection is "The Great Believers" By Rebecca Makkai.

Partners in Crime

Logo for book discussion, or book cover art
Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
April's PIC selection is "The Last Child" by John Hart.

Tinley Tomes

Logo for book discussion, or book cover art
Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
The Tuesday, April 10, 2019. Tomes selection is "The Remains of the Day" by Kazuo Ishiguro.

Books with Buzz

Logo for book discussion, or book cover art
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
The Thursday, April 18, 2019. The Books with Buzz selection is The Only Woman in the Room by Marie Benedict

Tinley Tomes

Logo for book discussion, or book cover art
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
The Tuesday, April 23, 2019. Tomes selection is "Alternate Side" by Anna Quindlen.

Partners in Crime

Logo for book discussion, or book cover art
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
May's PIC selection is "The Perfect Couple: by Elin Hilderbrand.

Tinley Tomes

Logo for book discussion, or book cover art
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
The Wednesday, May 8, 2019. Tomes selection is "Girl, Wash Your Face: stop believing the lies about who you are so you can become who you were meant to be" by Rachel Hollis.

Tinley Tomes

Logo for book discussion, or book cover art
Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
The Tuesday, May 28, 2019 Tomes selection is "A Game of Thrones" by George R.R. Martin.

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

March 2019

Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
Monday, March 18, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Monday, March 25, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Monday, March 25, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

Early Bird Flicks

  • Monday, April 8, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
    Green Book PG-13, 130 minutes
  • Monday, April 8, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
    Green Book PG-13, 130 minutes
  • Monday, May 13, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
    Welcome to Marwen PG-13, 116 minutes
  • Monday, May 13, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
    Welcome to Marwen PG-13, 116 minutes
  • Monday, June 10, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
    The Upside PG-13, 126 minutes
  • Monday, June 10, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
    The Upside PG-13, 126 minutes
  • Monday, July 15, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
    On the Basis of Sex PG-13, 120 minutes
  • Monday, July 15, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
    On the Basis of Sex PG-13, 120 minutes
  • Monday, August 12, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
    Captain Marvel PG-13, 124 minutes
  • Monday, August 12, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
    Captain Marvel PG-13, 124 minutes