All Upcoming Events

Winter Tales for Tots

Monday, February 16, 2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am

For ages 2 to 3 with parent or caregiver.
Give your preschooler a head start with this program packed with great stories, puppets, flannel boards, music, and rhymes. Share this storytime together and build language and listening skills.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Winter Storytime Live!

Monday, February 16, 2015 - 10:45am to 11:15am

For ages 3 to 6.
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

Winter First Steps

Tuesday, February 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, February 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, February 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

Bullying

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Presentation for seniors

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Highland Park Anime and Manga Club

Tuesday, February 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

Beginning Spanish

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

Acquire a basic mastery of listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. The course will emphasize the practice of grammar and communication skills. 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

Rise and Shine - "Give The Lady What She Wants"

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 10:30am

Author Renee Rosen discusses her bestselling book, "What The Lady Wants: A Novel Of Marshall Field and the Gilded Age." The book tells the story of Chicago’s Merchant Prince, Marshall Field. Field was a visionary retail tycoon who made his fortune wooing customers with his famous motto: “Give the lady what she wants.” His charm also won the heart of socialite Delia Spencer, which led to their infamous love affair.

From the Great Fire to the World’s Fair, "What The Lady Wants" weaves a tale of robber barons, true love and the founding of the Marshall Field empire. Discover how Marshall Field helped transform Chicago from a frontier outpost into a booming metropolis and the price he paid for his success.

Books will be for sale and the event will conclude with a book signing.

Sponsored by Silverado of Highland Park.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Intro to Word 2013

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

You will gain a working knowledge of how to create, cut, customize, save and print many types of documents. Cost of text is not included in fee. To save your work, you will need to bring to class a USB Flash Drive 1GB minimum.
Cost - $30.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.

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