Library Board Vacancy
A position on the Park Forest Library Board of Trustees is now vacant until the next election, which will be held in April 2021. The Park Forest Public Library Board is currently accepting applications from Park Forest residents for the vacant Trustee position. Applications must be submitted no later than June 30, 2019, to Sevena Merchant, President, 400 Lakewood Boulevard, Park Forest, IL 60466, or emailed to Sevena.Merchant@pfpl.org.
Resident Appreciation Month Events
RSVP Today! All events are FREE, however, space is limited!
June 7th - Paint n' Sip, (7 PM; Artistic Flow, 349 Main Street)
Let's get together and share an evening of wine and art in a relaxed setting. Guided by a professional artist, you will work to create a masterpiece that is suitable for framing. The goal is to open up and enjoy an evening of creative expression, no previous experience necessary. Sponsored by: Village of Park Forest and Park Forest Public Library. Register Here
June 12th - Community BBQ (6 PM - 8:30 PM; On the Green, 349 Main Street)
June 15th - Job Fair (10AM - 2PM; Village of Park Forest, 350 Victory Drive)
Bring plenty of resumes. Please no jeans or gym shoes. Be prepared to interview on-site. Sponsored by: Village of Park Forest and Commission on Human Relations
June 22nd - Food & Wine Crawl
How would like to try new foods, wine, enjoy great music and meet new people all at the same time? We are having four venue host different taste bud with a twist, all in one day. This event is free, but space is limited. Call and reserve your spot today. Locations will be revealed upon registration. Sponsored by: Village of Park Forest and Park Forest Public Library
June 27th - Diverse Taste of Park Forest (1PM - 6PM; On the Green, 349 Main Street)
Come out and hear different music, taste foods, and enjoy activities from a variety of cultures. Sponsored by: Village of Park Forest and Commission on Human Relations
June 28th - Appetizers and a Play at the Theatre (Reception 7 PM; Play Starts 8 PM; Theatre 47, 371 Artists Walk)
Join us for a night with Theatre 47 for debut of their play, "Steele Magnolia." First 50 registrants free; next 50, $10, and the remaining $25. Seats limited. Call for your tickets today. Sponsored by: Village of Park Forest and Park Forest Public Library
June 29 - Dancing Under the Stars with House Music
Calling all "House Heads." This year we will have: DJ Mike Lowe and Lil' John from 106.3; DJ Mickey Calvin; DJ Debonair and DJ Flick, on the turn table, spinning it up for you. Get ready for a night of dancing and just fun.
Call (708)-283-5621 for more information or to RSVP for most events
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Director Barbara Osuch's LibraryLife
It really is all about the small things. My small thing to appreciate today is Yogi tea quotes. Here is some wisdom gleaned during 5 – 6 minutes tea-steeping meditations.
What is on your delight radar today? If you need more inspiration to answer this question, read The Book of Delights by Ross Gay: Stake out a space in your life for delight!
Request One-on-One Technology Session
Having trouble getting used to your brand new computer, tablet, or smarthphone? Need a crash course with certain programs or applications that are on your computer or smart devices?
We will call you to schedule an appointment.