All Upcoming Events

Minecraft Club Jr.

Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 11:00am

Come play on our Minecraft server for group Minecraft games and activities. Interact with fellow players while building new worlds and trying to survive your first night out. Creepers, Golems and Spiders oh my . . . ?

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Highwood Veterans Project

Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 11:00am to 11:55am

St. James School

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Minecraft Club

Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 1:00pm

Come play on our Minecraft server for group Minecraft games and activities. Interact with fellow players while building new worlds and trying to survive your first night out. Creepers, Golems and Spiders oh my . . . ?

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

My First Yoga

Monday, May 11, 2015 - 10:45am to 11:15am

Join staff from Banner Day Camp as they present a special yoga class for preschool aged children. Kids will learn basic poses in a fun, easy to follow class. No yoga experience is necessary! Space permitting, parents or caregivers are welcome to stay to observe or participate, or child may attend independently. Registration required.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

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

Book Discussion with Judy Levin

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

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

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