Here are events worth getting out of the house for on Oct. 30.
Suggestions include Flossmoor, Orland Park and Palos Park.
ALPHABET SOUP: Flossmoor Public Library, 1000 Sterling Ave., hosts this program for ages 3 to 4 (5 if not in kindergarten) at 2 p.m. Attendees will get to know the ABCs. Registration is required and limited at (708) 798-3600. Information: flossmoorlibrary.org.
ALL HALLOWS’ READ: Orland Park Public Library offers this teen program at 7 p.m. at 14921 Ravinia Ave. Author Gina Linko does a live reading from her book “Indigo” (Random House Books for Young Readers). There will be raffles, and copies of “Indigo” will be available for purchase. Information: Nancy Heuser at (708) 428-5127 or orlandparklibrary.org.
TRICK OR TANGLE WORKSHOP WITH BETH LEAHY: McCord Gallery & Cultural Center, 9602 W. Creek Road, Palos Park, will offer this session at 7 p.m. The Zentangle art movement uses basic elements of drawing to make repetitive pat- terns. Attendees can learn nine patterns and create up to five note cards. All materials will be provided. Cost is $22. Information: (708) 671-0648 or mccordgallery.org.