All Upcoming Events

Film discussion with Dick Adler

Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

A Price above Rubies
Set in a Hasidic Jewish community in Brooklyn, this is the story of Sonia (Renee Zellweger), a young woman aching to escape from the strictures of her environment. Trapped in an arranged marriage, she takes enormous risks that lead to her being locked out of her house and family. Boaz Yakin wrote and directed this drama.
Presented as part of the One Book, One Highland Park programs.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Highland Park Public Library.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

District 113 Spring Break

Thursday, April 2, 2015 (All day)

No School

Spring Tales for Tots

Thursday, April 2, 2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am

For ages 2 to 3 with parent or caregiver.
Give your preschooler a head start with this program packed with great stories, puppets, flannel boards, music, and rhymes. Share this storytime together and build language and listening skills.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Thursday, April 2, 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

Spring Storytime Live!

Thursday, April 2, 2015 - 1:30pm to 2:00pm

For ages 3 to 6.
Drop off your independent preschoolers or kindergartners for a special storytime! Let them enjoy great stories, puppets, flannel boards, music, and activities that foster pre-reading skills, broaden social skills, and encourage a love of books.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Introduction to 3D Printing

Thursday, April 2, 2015 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Come learn about 3D printing and be one of the first to see the Library's new 3D printer in action!

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

SCORE Chicago Mentoring

Thursday, April 2, 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.

Memoir Writing

Thursday, April 2, 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

What's your story? Your life experience is the story that only you can tell. You don't have to be a polished writer to chronicle the story for all time! Examples of successful memoirs are discussed as well as techniques for organizing your thoughts and putting them on paper.
Cost-$60. Payment due at time of registration. You are not officially registered until payment is received. No refunds.
Enter your library card number below to complete registration.
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To pay by cash or check or if you are a non-library cardholder, please register in person at the check out desk.

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

District 113 Spring Break

Friday, April 3, 2015 (All day)

No School

Spring First Steps

Friday, April 3, 2015 - 9:15am to 10:00am

For walking toddlers to 2 year olds with parent or caregiver.
Enjoy an interactive storytime with picture books, songs, fingerplays, puppets, and parachute play. Nurture your toddler's love of books and encourage him or her to learn numbers, colors, sounds, and new words. Each class will end with 1/2 hour of play and time to meet other parents, caregivers, and toddlers.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library