All Upcoming Events

Spanish Literary Club

Friday, March 13, 2015 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

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. This event will be held in the MediaScape Room.

Senior Center Program

Friday, March 13, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Barry Bradford presents: "The Richest Americans: Andrew Carnegie"

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Drop-in Chess

Saturday, March 14, 2015 - 10:30am to 12:00pm

Join us any time during the session. There will be a chess expert there to help you whether you are a beginner or an advanced player.

Youth Services Dept, HP Library

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Saturday, March 14, 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

Winter First Steps

Tuesday, March 17, 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

Winter First Steps

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 - 10:15am to 11:00am

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

Spanish Conversation Group

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am

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

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Highland Park Anime and Manga Club

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 - 3:15pm to 5:15pm

Join us at the Highland Park Public Library the third Tuesday of every month, September through March, to watch anime, read manga, eat snacks, and enjoy other fun things.
Grades 6 - 10

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Intro to WordPress

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Learn how to create your own website or blog using a simple yet powerful online platform called WordPress. The class will provide a basic understanding about setting up your WordPress account, using built-in design themes, content management, publishing tools, search engine optimization (SEO), importing multimedia, and tips n' tricks. Bring your own laptop -- a WordPress account will be set up as part of the first class.
Cost-$20. 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.
Click here to pay by credit card at Illinois EPay.
To pay by cash or check or if you are a non-library cardholder, please register in person at the check out desk.

Advanced Beginner Spanish

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

This course is designed for those who have taken Beginning Spanish or its equivalent. You will improve your language skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing. You will need to order a textbook prior to class - "Learn Spanish the Fast and Fun Way with MP3 CD" by Heywood Wald and George Thatcher.
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.
Click here to pay by credit card at Illinois EPay.
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

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