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Winter Storytime Live!

Thursday, February 18, 2016 -
1:30pm to 2:00pm

3 1/2 to 6 years old.
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

SCORE Chicago Mentoring

Thursday, February 18, 2016 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm

Register for a one-on-one mentoring session with a SCORE Chicago counselor at http://www.scorechicago.org.

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.

Adult Services Meeting Room 2, HP Library

Digitize Your VHS and Video Cassettes

Thursday, February 18, 2016 -
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Learn to digitize your home movies and VHS tapes. You will be introduced to the library’s digital media lab and learn the process of transferring VHS straight to DVD or to the computer for further editing. This is a drop in event.

Música, películas y libros digitales

Thursday, February 18, 2016 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

Aprende acerca de los recursos electrónicos disponibles en la Biblioteca gratis. Mira películas, lee libros digitales, escucha audiolibros, y descarga canciones gratis cada semana.

Winter First Steps

Friday, February 19, 2016 -
9:15am to 10:00am

For walking toddlers to 2 1/2 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

Friday, February 19, 2016 -
10:15am to 11:00am

For walking toddlers to 2 1/2 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 Literary Club

Friday, February 19, 2016 -
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.

Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library

Barry Bradford Presents Women Who Make Us Laugh-Mary Tyler Moore

Friday, February 19, 2016 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm

Join Barry as he lightens things up for a while, with presentations that are sure to make you feel good. Revered historian and storyteller Barry Bradford returns with three absolutely riveting presentations!

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Saturday, February 20, 2016 -
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

Drop-in Chess

Saturday, February 20, 2016 -
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.
THERE WILL BE NO CHESS ON JANUARY 9th DUE TO THE iREAD KICK OFF

Youth Services Dept, HP Library

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