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Friday, August 28, 2015 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

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 "Diez Mujeres" by Marcela Serrano.

Event Type: Adult Events, Books and Authors | Location:
Friday, August 14, 2015 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

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 "Diez Mujeres" by Marcela Serrano.

Event Type: Adult Events, Books and Authors | Location:
Saturday, August 22, 2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Students will have a brief overview of the principles of electronic circuitry followed by hands-on experimentation with simple electronic components, such as Little Bits. No experience required.

Event Type: Youth Events | Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library
Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Meet the author! Jon Butterworth, a leading physicist at the Large Hadron Collider and Head of Physics and Astronomy at University College London, makes a special U.S. appearance with his book, providing an insider account of the inaugural experiments at CERN's Large Hadron Collider. His book, "Most Wanted Particle," shares an all-access account revealing the thrill of working on the high-stakes experiment of finding the Higgs boson and the largest science experiment of our time. Books will be for sale and the event will conclude with a book signing. Registration is not required.

Event Type: Books and Authors | Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Meet The Author! Bestselling author Vanessa Diffenbaugh ("The Language of Flowers")returns to the library to discuss her new book that explores some of life’s most powerful lessons. It's the story of a young woman learning how to be a mother and longing to give her family a better life. Books will be for sale and the event will conclude with a book signing. Registration is not required.

Event Type: Books and Authors, Adult Events | Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library
Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

In Minecraft: Advanced Goals we begin learning how to make mods with code and develop home grown Minecraft servers. If you just want to play Minecraft checkout Minecraft Club and Minecraft Club Jr throughout the Summer.

Event Type: Youth Events | Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library
Additional Information:
For Ages 10 and up
Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

In Minecraft: Advanced Goals we begin learning how to make mods with code and develop home grown Minecraft servers. If you just want to play Minecraft checkout Minecraft Club and Minecraft Club Jr throughout the Summer.

Event Type: Youth Events | Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library
Additional Information:
For Ages 10 and up
Monday, August 17, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:45pm

League of Women Voters

Event Type: Not Library Sponsored, Meeting | Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library
Friday, August 7, 2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Love to build with LEGO and looking for a new adventure with like-minded friends? Join skilled mentors from the Highland Park High School Robotics Team as we explore the world of Lego Mindstorms. Spaces are limited in this hands-on program, so please register only if you are able to attend all four sessions.

Event Type: Youth Events | Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm

August Page Pool Meeting

Event Type: Meeting | Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library