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Storytime, Milk and Cookies at Panera

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 -
9:30am to 10:00am

Meet up at Panera in Highland Park (1853 N. 2nd St.) for a special story time, milk and cookies. Children ages 2-5, parents and caregivers are invited the 4th Tuesday of the month. Registration for children is required.

Off-site, Not At The Library

Spanish Conversation Group

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 -
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

Readers' Round Table

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

Book lovers--join us for a lively conversation about authors and books. Share your favorite recent reads and recommendations. Pick up a complimentary copy of a new or forthcoming book at each meeting. For avid readers and book club leaders looking for ideas

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Digitize Your Media

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 -
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Learn to digitize your printed photographs, 35mm slides, negatives, audio cassettes, and records. You will be introduced to the library’s digital media lab and learn the process of digitizing various forms of media.

Intermediate Excel 2013 using Windows 2013

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Work with formulas and functions, perform worksheet tasks such as renaming, moving, copying and deleting worksheets, and more. Cost of text is not included in fee. To save your work, bring a USB Flash Drive.

Cost= $30
Payment due at time of registration. You are not officially registered until payment is received. NO REFUNDS.

To Register:

1. Enter your library card number below to complete registration. If you are a non-library cardholder, please register in person at the check out desk.

2. Pay for a class by:

CREDIT CARD- click here to pay by credit card at Illiniois Epay.

B. CASH OR CHECK - to pay by cash or check or if you are a non-libray cardholder, please register in person at the check out desk.

Remember, you are not officially registered until payment is received!

Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Thursday, February 25, 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

My First Yoga

Thursday, February 25, 2016 -
1:30pm to 2:00pm

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

Book Match

Thursday, February 25, 2016 -
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Students within District 112 form teams and match wits based on their knowledge of assigned books.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

SCORE Chicago Mentoring

Thursday, February 25, 2016 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm

Register for a one-on-one mentoring session with a SCORE Chicago counselor at

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

Video Editing Night: iMovie

Thursday, February 25, 2016 -
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Learn how to edit your home videos using iMovie editing software available in the Digital Media Lab. You will learn basic editing techniques, video and sound effects, and more. A beginning level class.