Adult Events

Spanish Literary Club

Friday, July 24, 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.

Readers' Round Table

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Book lovers--join us for a lively conversation about authors and books. Share your favorite recent reads and recommendations. Pick up a complimentary copy of a new or forthcoming book at each meeting. For avid readers and book club leaders looking for ideas. Join us in the downstairs meeting room.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Amazing Africa

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - 7:00pm to 7:40pm

Experience the music, dance, and stories of West Africa. See the authentic attire, listen to the native instruments, and marvel at one of the most athletic, high-energy dancers you will ever see.
Registered program - No residency requirement
Children under age 8 must be accompanied by a REGISTERED ADULT

This program is made possible by generosity of the American Enterprise Bank.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Thursday, July 30, 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, July 30, 2015 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Register for a one-on-one mentoring session with a SCORE Chicago counselor at

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.