Adult Events

Identity Theft: Take Immediate Action (Money Smart Week)

Identity theft occurs when a criminal obtains and uses someone else’s personal information to purchase goods and services fraudulently. A fast response to identity theft is the best way to minimize the damage to your name and financial health. This presentation by Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan’s Office will discuss the steps you need to take if your identity is stolen and how to prevent identity theft in the future.

Career Counseling

Meet with Dr. Iris Seeley, a career counselor from College of Lake County, for a half hour session. Learn job strategies, find assistance writing or updating a resume, and prepare for a job interview. For more job hunting information visit our Job Hunting Subject Guide. Also check out our recommended career and employment sites.
Registration Required: If you need help registering stop by the Reference Desk OR Call 847/681-7031.

Jewelry - Design It Yourself!

A One Book, One Highland Park event.
Metalsmith instructor Amy Butts from The Art Center Highland Park will be on hand to teach beginning wire wrapping techniques. Participants will have an opportunity to design and make a one of a kind bracelet, decorating it with beaded charms that they create. Ages 10 and up, no previous skills are required. Materials generously donated by The Art Center Highland Park.

Spanish Literary Club

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. This event will be held in the MediaScape Room. Currently discussing "Cuentos de amor, de locura y de muerte, Anaconda, y Cuentos de la selva" by Horacio Quiroga.