All Upcoming Events

Film showing

Monday, May 11, 2015 - 6:15pm to 8:45pm

Gone Girl.
PLEASE NOTE EARLIER START TIME: RUNNING TIME IS 149 MINUTES.
On his fifth wedding anniversary Nick Dunne (Ben Affleck) reports that his wife Amy (Rosamund Pike) has gone missing. As the investigation develops, Nick becomes the prime suspect in his wife’s disappearance and the focus of media frenzy. David Fincher directed this adaptation of Gillian Flynn’s bestselling book.
The discussion will take place on Wednesday, May 13 at 7 p.m.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Spanish Conversation Group

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Meet at the library for Spanish Conversation. Former high school Spanish teacher, Gracielle Napoles facilitates the discussion. Conversational ability required.

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Book Discussion with Judy Levin

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

In NORA WEBSTER, Colm Toibin presents a grief-stricken but determined young Irish widow following the untimely death of her husband as she struggles to care for her children and confront the future alone.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Meet Arduino

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Arduino is a tool for making computers that can sense and control more of the physical world than your desktop computer. It's an open-source physical computing platform based on a simple microcontroller board, and a development environment for writing software for the board.

Board of Trustees Meeting

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Board Meeting

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Advanced Beginning Spanish

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Advanced Beginning Spanish
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

Archibald Motley; Jazz Age Modernist

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Twentieth-century American artist Archibald J. Motley, Jr. had an important impact on art history. While considered a major contributor to the Harlem Renaissance, Motley never lived in New York but rather played that role from Chicago – his home for most of his life. Amy Mooney, Associate Professor of Art History at Columbia College Chicago, will present an overview of Motley’s life and work. A special exhibit of Motley’s work is on display at the Chicago Cultural Center through August.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Lincoln School

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Local history at Stupey Cabin and Highland Park Public Library

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Career Counseling

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 1:00pm to 1:30pm

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.

Career Counseling

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 1:30pm to 2:00pm

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.

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