Adult Events

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Saturday, August 22, 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

Readers' Round Table

Tuesday, August 25, 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.

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Meet Author Vanessa Diffenbaugh

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Meet The Author! Bestselling author Vanessa Diffenbaugh ("The Language of Flowers")returns to the library to discuss her new book that explores some of life’s most powerful lessons. It's the story of a young woman learning how to be a mother and longing to give her family a better life. Books will be for sale and the event will conclude with a book signing. Registration is not required.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Thursday, August 27, 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 27, 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.

Spanish Literary Club

Friday, August 28, 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 29, 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

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