All Upcoming Events

3D Printing Partners!

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 4:00pm to 4:45pm

Kids bring your own adult! Mother, Father, Grandparent, Caregiver, or whoever! Together in teams of two we will discover the basics of 3 dimensional Computer Aided Design (CAD). The library's 3D printer will be on hand as we learn how to model our very own objects and make them come to life!

Author Joseph Ellis - "The Quartet"

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Meet The Author! Bestselling author, National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize winner Joseph Elllis’ new book examines the dramatic years after the revolution and the unexpected story of why the 13 colonies would choose to become a republic and relinquish their independence, accepting the creation of a federal government. The book tells the story of this second American founding and the men responsible. Books will be for sale and the event will conclude with a book signing.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Thursday, May 21, 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

SCORE Chicago Mentoring

Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 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.

Spring Baby Booktime

Friday, May 22, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Newborns to walkers with parent or caregiver.
Introduce your baby to the sounds and rhythms of language using stories, music, and rhymes. Delight and stimulate your baby's senses and build a foundation for a lifelong love of books and reading. Each class will end with 1/2 hour of play featuring age-appropriate toys and time for socialization.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Spanish Literary Club

Friday, May 22, 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. Currently reading "Balas de plata" by Elmer Mendoza. Please note: The library does not have this book in their collection.

This event will be held in the MediaScape Room.

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Saturday, May 23, 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

Drop-in Chess

Saturday, May 23, 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

Minecraft Club Jr.

Saturday, May 23, 2015 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

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

Minecraft Club

Saturday, May 23, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

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

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