All Upcoming Events

Skidmore Owings & Merrill: Basin Communities and a Shared Vision for for the Gre

Saturday, September 19, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Are economic, cultural and environmental interests intrinsically at odds? Philip Enquist, Partner and Master Urban Planner for Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM), presents "Great Cities, Great Lakes, Great Basins," an exhibit designed and created by SOM, calling for a shared 100-year vision for basin communities like Highland Park. Is it possible to achieve responsible development, great cities, and the preservation of one of the world's greatest natural resources? Join us!

Adult Services Dept, HP Library

Highland Park Responds Panel Discussion

Sunday, September 20, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

As a Great Lakes basin community, Highland Park has an important role to play in the sustainable use of the world's greatest fresh water resource. Join a public discussion surrounding the Great Cities, Great Lakes, Great Basin exhibit. WBEZ's Jason Marck leads a panel discussion with local experts including Bertram C. Frey, acting regional counsel for US EPA, and David Naftzger, executive director, Council of Great Lakes Governors. Registration not required.

Adult Services Dept, HP Library

Fall Tales for Tots

Monday, September 21, 2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am

For ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 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

Learn to Play Canasta

Monday, September 21, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Cost-$50.00. 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

Fall Storytime Live!

Monday, September 21, 2015 - 10:45am to 11:15am

For ages 3 1/2 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

Beginning Yiddish

Monday, September 21, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

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

Storytime, Milk and Cookies at Panera

Tuesday, September 22, 2015 - 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.

Spanish Conversation Group

Tuesday, September 22, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Meet at the library for Spanish Conversation. Former high school Spanish teacher, Gracielle Napoles facilitates the discussion. Conversational ability required.

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Fall Tales for Tots

Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am

For ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 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

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Thursday, September 24, 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

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