Science fiction fans: Ingress is an augmented reality massively multiplayer online role playing location-based game. The game has a complex science fiction back story with a continuous open narrative. 

On Sunday, August 2nd at 1 p.m., How the West Was Won will be shown in the Highland Park Public Library auditorium in its original Cinerama format.

Legendary author Kurt Vonnegut (1922-2007) was best known for his imaginative satire, darkly humorous prose and, most importantly, the glowing humanity he brought to all his work. 

On Tuesday July 21st from 10 AM to Noon a team of Stanford students using design thinking to empower middle-school girls across America to become leaders of social change will be holding a special workshop in the library. is an internet portal that acts as an interface to millions of books, paintings, films, museum objects and archival records that have been digitized throughout Europe.