Adult Events

Social Media 101: The Basics of Social Media for Small Business

Wednesday, September 9, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Have you been thinking about marketing your business with social media? Feel overwhelmed? Not sure how to get started? Not convinced that it works? We'll take a look at the 5 most popular social media networks- Facebook,Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, and Pinterest - and help you decide what is right for your business.

SCORE - Counselors to America's Small Business - is a nonprofit association dedicated to entrepreneur education and the formation, growth and success of small business in the US.

The workshop is presented by SCORE Chicago, City of Highland Park's Office of Economic Development, Highland Park Chamber of Commerce, and the Library.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Thursday, September 10, 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

What is 3D Printing?

Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 3:00pm to 3:30pm

Uncover the processes behind 3D printing and learn about the social, economic, and environmental implications of this technology.

Main Lobby - Big Touch, HP Library

SCORE Chicago Mentoring

Thursday, September 10, 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.

Living with Boomerang Millennials

Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

With economic factors playing a major role, 20 million millennials are now "boomerang kids," back in the nest. Psychologist Rosemary Lichtman explores how different families are experiencing this transition. Registration is not required.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Spanish Literary Club

Friday, September 11, 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 "El coronel no tiene quien le escriba" by Gabriel García Márquez. This short story is available full text, online:

http://biblio3.url.edu.gt/Libros/el_coro.pdf

Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Saturday, September 12, 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

Using Freegal Music

Saturday, September 12, 2015 - 1:00pm to 1:15pm

Learn how to download and stream music for free.

Main Lobby - Big Touch, HP Library

3D Printing in Action with Autodesk123D

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Step into the world of 3D modeling and printing with this hands-on class and learn how to turn your ideas into reality.

Windows Wednesday

Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 9:30am to 10:30am

Join us for a demo of Windows 10. Bring your Windows 10 questions.
Learn how to get your free upgrade, discover Cortana, the new Edge Browser, and other new features.

Main Lobby - Big Touch, HP Library

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