Adult Events

Songs in Yiddish and Russian

Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Songs performed by Cantor Pavel Roytman with Peter Sadkhin on accordion and Vladimir Liberman on clarinet. Registration is not required.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Late Opening - Library will open at 11:00 am today

Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 11:00am to 9:00pm

Library will open at 11 am due to a staff meeting.

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 10:30am to 4:30pm

Friends of the Library Book Sale every Thursday and Saturday on the lower level at the library.

Lower Lobby, HP Library

SCORE Chicago Mentoring

Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Register for a one-on-one mentoring session with a SCORE Chicago counselor at http://www.scorechicago.org.

SCORE counselors are successful executives and business owners who can help you on a wide variety of business issues like financing, marketing or business plans. They have volunteered their wisdom and experience to help you at no cost.

Meet The Author Lauren Fox - "Days Of Awe"

Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 7:00pm

Fox's book explores marriage, motherhood, and the often surprising shape of new love. It's the story of a woman who, in the wake of her best friend's sudden death, must face the crisis in her marriage, the fury of her daughter, and the possibility of opening her heart to someone new. Books will be for sale and the event will conclude with a book signing.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Spanish Literary Club

Friday, August 7, 2015 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Attendees will take part in lively discussions on Spanish literature, focusing on the works of notable authors. Conversations will be mostly in Spanish, but non-native speakers are welcome. Currently reading "Diez Mujeres" by Marcela Serrano.

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Saturday, August 8, 2015 - 10:30am to 4:30pm

Friends of the Library Book Sale every Thursday and Saturday on the lower level of the library.

Lower Lobby, HP Library

Board of Trustees Meeting

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Board Meeting

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Meet The Author Rebecca Makkai

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 10:30am

Author Rebecca Makkai discusses her books, "The Hundred Year House" and "Music For Wartime." Books will be for sale and the event will conclude with a book signing.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Film Showing "The Hunting Ground"

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:45pm

Film showing

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

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