All Upcoming Events

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Learn how to create your own website or blog using WordPress, a simple yet powerful online platform. gain a basic understanding about setting up your WordPress account, using built-in design themes, content management, publishing tools, search engine optimization (SEO), importing multimedia, and tips and tricks. Bring your own laptop-a WordPress account will be set up as part of the first class. Cost-$20. 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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This class is two sessions - July 14 and July 21 <h2>Library will supply the laptop computers. You are not officially registered until payment is received.</h2>
Tuesday, July 14, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Learn how to create your own website or blog using WordPress, a simple yet powerful online platform. gain a basic understanding about setting up your WordPress account, using built-in design themes, content management, publishing tools, search engine optimization (SEO), importing multimedia, and tips and tricks. Bring your own laptop-a WordPress account will be set up as part of the first class. Cost-$20. 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.

Event Type: | Location:
Additional Information:
This class is two sessions - July 14 and July 21 <h2>Library will supply the laptop computers. You are not officially registered until payment is received.</h2>
Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

You’ve spent a lifetime accumulating money for your retirement. You’ve saved, invested, and taken advantage of workplace retirement plans. Now you have to make decisions about how to generate a steady income stream, and these decisions could have lasting repercussions. Join us for an educational presentation on making your retirement income last. A 20 page workbook on retirement income strategies is included for all attendees.

The goal of the Dollars and Sense series is to provide community members with the information to help manage their personal finance issues with common sense.

Event Type: Personal Finance, Adult Events | Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library
Additional Information:
The program will be held in the Auditorium.
Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:45pm

PDHP Stupey Cabin and Native Americans

Event Type: Youth Events | Location: Circulation Lobby, HP Library
Saturday, July 25, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Looking for a fun way to learn about 3D printing, computer programming, robotics, creating mobile apps, gaming, and more? HPPL Young Hackers Collective is a program designed to encourage curiosity and enthusiasm for STEAM learning. Students in grades 5-8 are invited to explore the limits of what is possible.

Event Type: Youth Events | Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library
Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Looking for a fun way to learn about 3D printing, computer programming, robotics, creating mobile apps, gaming, and more? HPPL Young Hackers Collective is a program designed to encourage curiosity and enthusiasm for STEAM learning. Students in grades 5-8 are invited to explore the limits of what is possible.

Event Type: Youth Events | Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library
Friday, July 17, 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
Tuesday, July 21, 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
Friday, July 24, 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