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Current Events:
June 20, 2022 SCORE Small Business Counseling by phone (All Day Event)
Event details:
June 20, 2022
All Day Event
By phone

Park Ridge,IL
60068

Take advantage of free, confidential, business mentoring sessions by phone or virtually. Certified Mentors from the SCORE North Cook and Lake Counties Chapter #0726 are available to mentor small business owners and start-ups with business registration, planning, marketing, product pricing, financing, etc.
 
June 21, 2022 Feature Film: WEST SIDE STORY (01:00 PM - 03:30 PM)
Event details:
June 21, 2022
01:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect
Park Ridge,IL
60068

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Steven Spielberg’s adaptation of a 1957 musical about rival street gangs in New York City and the forbidden love that tries to bring them together.
 
June 21, 2022 Feature Film: WEST SIDE STORY (06:30 PM - 09:00 PM)
Event details:
June 21, 2022
06:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect
Park Ridge,IL
60068

8478253123

Steven Spielberg’s adaptation of a 1957 musical about rival street gangs in New York City and the forbidden love that tries to bring them together.
 
June 22, 2022 IN-PERSON Chair Yoga (02:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
June 22, 2022
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect
Park Ridge,IL
60068

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Join Sun and Moon instructor Joan McGee for this gentle yoga class. Stretch, breathe, and meditate your way to renewed energy. No experience necessary!
 
June 22, 2022 Virtual Park Ridge Writers' Group (07:00 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
June 22, 2022
07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Online

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Do you want to write? Do you need a creative jumpstart to finish a piece? Join the Library’s writing group for positive critique and support from other writers.
 
June 22, 2022 VIRTUAL Author Talk: Kwame Onwuachi (07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
June 22, 2022
07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Online

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Top Chef contestant and award-winning chef Kwame Onwuachi will discuss his cookbook My America: Recipes from a Young Black Chef.
 
June 23, 2022 IN-PERSON Book Discussion: THE PARIS LIBRARY by Janet Skeslien Charles (10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
Event details:
June 23, 2022
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Online

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Paris, 1939: Odile seems to have the perfect life with her handsome police officer beau and a dream job at the American Library, until everything changes when the Nazis arrive.
 
June 23, 2022 IN-PERSON Why Mindfulness Matters (07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
June 23, 2022
07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

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Certified Mindfulness Teacher Chris George will introduce the concept and value of mindfulness in your everyday life, helping you to be more intentional and resilient as you face the world.
 
June 26, 2022 Park Ridge Garden Club Annual Garden Walk: "Art Along the Garden Path" (12:00 PM - 05:00 PM)
Event details:
June 26, 2022
12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Main Garden
700 S Clifton Ave
Park Ridge ,IL
60068

The Park Ridge Garden Club presents their Annual Garden Walk: "Art Along the Garden Path"
 
June 28, 2022 Virtual Library Pub Quiz (06:30 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
June 28, 2022
06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Online

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Hone up on your trivia for a virtual pub quiz gathering!
 
June 29, 2022 IN-PERSON Chair Yoga (02:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
June 29, 2022
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect
Park Ridge,IL
60068

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Join Sun and Moon instructor Joan McGee for this gentle yoga class. Stretch, breathe, and meditate your way to renewed energy. No experience necessary!
 
June 29, 2022 Documentary: My Garden of a Thousand Bees (07:00 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
June 29, 2022
07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prosepct
Park Ridge,IL
60068

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See the documentary by wildlife filmmaker Martin Dohrn of the time he spent in lock down cataloging – and coming to love – all the bees in his garden.
 
June 30, 2022 VIRTUAL Author Talk: An Evening with Michelle Zauner (07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
June 30, 2022
07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Online

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Fresh off a tour with her band Japanese Breakfast, Michelle will join an ILP conversation exploring the intersection of food, culture, family, identity, and loss, lovingly chronicled in her bestselling memoir, Crying in H Mart.
 
June 30, 2022 Art Workshop: Nature-Inspired Collage (07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
June 30, 2022
07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect
Park Ridge,IL
60068

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Christine Thornton of Hello Art Studio returns to lead a watercolor workshop of colorful fall trees against a blue sky.
 
July 02, 2022 Drop-In Help Desk (09:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Event details:
July 02, 2022
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
Park Ridge Public Library
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-720-3280

The experts from FireLogic will be available to assist you with your tech questions.
 
July 03, 2022 Park Ridge LIBRARY CLOSED (All Day Event)
Event details:
July 03, 2022
All Day Event
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 825-3123

The Park Ridge Public Library will be closed today in observance of the holiday.
 
July 03, 2022-September 06, 2021 Park Ridge LIBRARY CLOSED (09:00 AM - 09:00 PM)
Event details:
July 03, 2022-September 06, 2021
09:00 AM - 09:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 825-3123

The Park Ridge Public Library will be closed today in observance of the holiday.
 
July 04, 2022 Park Ridge LIBRARY CLOSED (09:00 AM - 06:00 PM)
Event details:
July 04, 2022
09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

(847) 825-3123

The Park Ridge Public Library will be closed today in observance of the holiday.
 
Looking Forward:
July 06, 2022 IN-PERSON Chair Yoga (02:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
July 06, 2022
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect
Park Ridge,IL
60068

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Join Sun and Moon instructor Joan McGee for this gentle yoga class. Stretch, breathe, and meditate your way to renewed energy. No experience necessary!
 
July 07, 2022 Open Knitting & Crocheting Night (07:00 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
July 07, 2022
07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect
Park Ridge,IL
60068

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Join the Park Ridge Fiber Artists for an evening of free knitting & crocheting advice and lively conversation.
 
July 11, 2022 SCORE Small Business Counseling by phone (All Day Event)
Event details:
July 11, 2022
All Day Event
By phone

Park Ridge,IL
60068

Take advantage of free, confidential, business mentoring sessions by phone or virtually. Certified Mentors from the SCORE North Cook and Lake Counties Chapter #0726 are available to mentor small business owners and start-ups with business registration, planning, marketing, product pricing, financing, etc.
 
July 12, 2022 VIRTUAL Book Discussion: WISH YOU WERE HERE by Jodi Picoult (07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
July 12, 2022
07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Online

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When Diana O’Toole booked a trip to the Galapagos with her boyfriend, she didn’t expect to end up alone and stranded as the whole island is placed under quarantine.
 
July 13, 2022 IN-PERSON Chair Yoga (02:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
July 13, 2022
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect
Park Ridge,IL
60068

8478253123

Join Sun and Moon instructor Joan McGee for this gentle yoga class. Stretch, breathe, and meditate your way to renewed energy. No experience necessary!
 
July 13, 2022 Virtual Park Ridge Writers' Group (07:00 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
July 13, 2022
07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Online

,

Do you want to write? Do you need a creative jumpstart to finish a piece? Join the Library’s writing group for positive critique and support from other writers.
 
July 19, 2022 Feature Film: BELFAST (01:00 PM - 02:30 PM)
Event details:
July 19, 2022
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect
Park Ridge,IL
60068

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Kenneth Branagh’s nostalgic tribute to a working-class Belfast family experiencing the tumultuous late 1960s.
 
July 19, 2022 Feature Film: BELFAST (06:30 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
July 19, 2022
06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect
Park Ridge,IL
60068

8478253123

Kenneth Branagh’s nostalgic tribute to a working-class Belfast family experiencing the tumultuous late 1960s.
 
July 20, 2022 IN-PERSON Chair Yoga (02:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
July 20, 2022
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect
Park Ridge,IL
60068

8478253123

Join Sun and Moon instructor Joan McGee for this gentle yoga class. Stretch, breathe, and meditate your way to renewed energy. No experience necessary!
 
July 20, 2022 Evening Book Discussion: THE THURSDAY MURDER CLUB by Richard Osman (07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
July 20, 2022
07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect
Park Ridge,IL
60068

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As a team of male scholars compiles the first Oxford English Dictionary, one of their daughters decides to collect the "objectionable" words they omit.
 
July 21, 2022 IN-PERSON Book Discussion: WISH YOU WERE HERE by Jodi Picoult (10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
Event details:
July 21, 2022
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Online

,

When Diana O’Toole booked a trip to the Galapagos with her boyfriend, she didn’t expect to end up alone and stranded as the whole island is placed under quarantine.
 
July 21, 2022 IN-PERSON Author Talk: CHICAGO TRANSIT HIKES with Lindsay Welbers (07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
July 21, 2022
07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

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Chicago author Lindsay Welbers wants to help you get out in nature without a car. Learn about the fantastic hikes accessible to you from Chicago transit, both Metra and the CTA.
 
July 22, 2022 Friday Morning Coffee Club: FEUD (10:00 AM - 11:30 AM)
Event details:
July 22, 2022
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect
Park Ridge,IL
60068

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This film reveals more than an isolated story of mountain lust and violence between the families of Appalachia.
 
July 23, 2022 Mobile DMV (10:00 AM - 02:00 PM)
Event details:
July 23, 2022
10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

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Don’t want to wait in line at the DMV? The Secretary of State will be on-site at the Library to help you save time!
 
July 25, 2022 SCORE Small Business Counseling by phone (All Day Event)
Event details:
July 25, 2022
All Day Event
By phone

Park Ridge,IL
60068

Take advantage of free, confidential, business mentoring sessions by phone or virtually. Certified Mentors from the SCORE North Cook and Lake Counties Chapter #0726 are available to mentor small business owners and start-ups with business registration, planning, marketing, product pricing, financing, etc.
 
July 26, 2022 Virtual Library Pub Quiz (06:30 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
July 26, 2022
06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Online

,

Hone up on your trivia for a virtual pub quiz gathering!
 
July 26, 2022 Green Reads: FINDING THE MOTHER TREE by Suzanne Simard (07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
July 26, 2022
07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-720-3280

A brilliant illumination of the fascinating lives of trees and their connections to one another and to other living things.
 
July 27, 2022 IN-PERSON Chair Yoga (02:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
July 27, 2022
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect
Park Ridge,IL
60068

8478253123

Join Sun and Moon instructor Joan McGee for this gentle yoga class. Stretch, breathe, and meditate your way to renewed energy. No experience necessary!
 
July 27, 2022 IN-PERSON Author Talk: Becoming a Mystery Writer with Jack Fredrickson (07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
July 27, 2022
07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

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Author of the Dek Elstrom mysteries and a Park Ridge native, Jack Fredrickson will discuss his writing journey and the road to becoming published.
 
August 06, 2022 Drop-In Help Desk (09:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Event details:
August 06, 2022
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
Park Ridge Public Library
Park Ridge,IL
60068

847-720-3280

The experts from FireLogic will be available to assist you with your tech questions.
 
August 23, 2022 Virtual Library Pub Quiz (06:30 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
August 23, 2022
06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Online

,

Hone up on your trivia for a virtual pub quiz gathering!
 
Past Events:
June 06, 2022 SCORE Small Business Counseling by phone (All Day Event)
Event details:
June 06, 2022
All Day Event
By phone

Park Ridge,IL
60068

Take advantage of free, confidential, business mentoring sessions by phone or virtually. Certified Mentors from the SCORE North Cook and Lake Counties Chapter #0726 are available to mentor small business owners and start-ups with business registration, planning, marketing, product pricing, financing, etc.
 
June 07, 2022 VIRTUAL Book Discussion: THE PARIS LIBRARY by Janet Skeslien Charles (07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
June 07, 2022
07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Online

,

Paris, 1939: Odile seems to have the perfect life with her handsome police officer beau and a dream job at the American Library, until everything changes when the Nazis arrive.
 
June 07, 2022 IN-PERSON Filing for Social Security: Flexibility for Your Retirement Income (07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
June 07, 2022
07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

18477203280

Renee Boyle of the Dala Group will cover the latest filing strategies available to you in order to maximize your benefits.
 
June 08, 2022 IN-PERSON Chair Yoga (02:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
June 08, 2022
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect
Park Ridge,IL
60068

8478253123

Join Sun and Moon instructor Joan McGee for this gentle yoga class. Stretch, breathe, and meditate your way to renewed energy. No experience necessary!
 
June 08, 2022 IN-PERSON Park Ridge Writers' Group (07:00 PM - 08:30 PM)
Event details:
June 08, 2022
07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect
Park Ridge,IL
60068

8478253123

Do you want to write? Do you need a creative jumpstart to finish a piece?
 
June 09, 2022 Walking Meditation (07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
June 09, 2022
07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

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Motivational speaker Tom Kens will lead a meditation walk, perfect to help you increase focus and inner peace this summer.
 
June 10, 2022 IN-PERSON Nonfiction Book Discussion: THE DINOSAUR ARTIST by Paige Williams (10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
Event details:
June 10, 2022
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect
Park Ridge,IL
60068

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New Yorker staff writer Paige Williams delves into the world of the international fossil trade through the story of one man's attempt to sell a Gobi Desert dinosaur skeleton from Mongolia, a nation that forbids trafficking in natural history.
 
June 11, 2022 Twenty-first Star Chapter NSDAR June 2022 Genealogy Workshop (09:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Event details:
June 11, 2022
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect
Park Ridge,IL
60068

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A Genealogy Workshop, sponsored by the Twenty-first Star Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, will be held on Saturday, June 11, 2022, from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. at the Park Ridge Public Library in the third-floor meeting room.
 
June 11, 2022 World Wide Knit in Public Day (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Event details:
June 11, 2022
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

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Join the Park Ridge Fiber Artists as they knit along with the rest of the world! Bring your own knitting or crocheting supplies. All levels are welcome.
 
June 14, 2022 IN-PERSON Andrew Carnegie's Gospel of Wealth (02:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
June 14, 2022
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge,IL
60068

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Terry Lynch of HFK Presents will visit as Andrew Carnegie and expound upon his success and philanthropy, including the library project which built the Park Ridge Public Library.
 
June 15, 2022 IN-PERSON Chair Yoga (02:00 PM - 03:00 PM)
Event details:
June 15, 2022
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect
Park Ridge,IL
60068

8478253123

Join Sun and Moon instructor Joan McGee for this gentle yoga class. Stretch, breathe, and meditate your way to renewed energy. No experience necessary!
 
June 15, 2022 Evening Book Discussion: THE DICTIONARY OF LOST WORDS by Pip Williams (07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
June 15, 2022
07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect
Park Ridge,IL
60068

8477203280

As a team of male scholars compiles the first Oxford English Dictionary, one of their daughters decides to collect the "objectionable" words they omit.
 
June 16, 2022 VIRTUAL Author Talk: Kristin Harmel (07:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Event details:
June 16, 2022
07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Online

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Best-selling author Kristin Harmel will discuss her latest historical fiction novel, The Book of Lost Names. In collaboration with Niles-Maine District Library and other area libraries.
 
June 17, 2022 Friday Morning Coffee Club: THE QUEEN'S GARDEN (10:00 AM - 11:15 AM)
Event details:
June 17, 2022
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S Prospect
Park Ridge,IL
60068

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With permission from Queen Elizabeth, this film covers a year in Buckingham Palace Garden, exploring the history of this remarkable hidden royal treasure in the heart of London.
 
June 20, 2022 SCORE Small Business Counseling by phone (All Day Event)
Event details:
June 20, 2022
All Day Event
By phone

Park Ridge,IL
60068

Take advantage of free, confidential, business mentoring sessions by phone or virtually. Certified Mentors from the SCORE North Cook and Lake Counties Chapter #0726 are available to mentor small business owners and start-ups with business registration, planning, marketing, product pricing, financing, etc.
 
 
 
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