All Upcoming Events

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Learn how to create your own website or blog using a simple yet powerful online platform called WordPress. The class will provide 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 n' 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 - February 3 and February 10<br /><h2>You are not officially registered until payment is received.</h2>
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Learn how to create your own website or blog using a simple yet powerful online platform called WordPress. The class will provide 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 n' 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: Adult Events | Location:
Additional Information:
This class is two sessions - February 3 and February 10<br /><h2>You are not officially registered until payment is received.</h2>
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.

Event Type: Adult Events | Location:
Additional Information:
<h2>You are not officially registered until payment is received.</h2>
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Calvary (2014)
Father James (Brendan Gleeson) is a conscientious priest and a widower whose faith is not shared by many in his flock. During a confession a mysterious parishioner threatens to kill the priest in a week's time. As Father James continues to comfort the troubled members of his community, including his own daughter, he struggles to find the courage to meet his fate. This highly acclaimed film was written and directed by John Michael McDonagh.
The film will be shown on Monday, February 2, at 6:30 p.m. in the Auditorium.
Sponsored by Friends of the Highland Park Public Library

Event Type: Adult Events, Film | Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library
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This event will take place in the Auditorium.
Sunday, February 15, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm

Gary Busey plays the role of Buddy Holly, following the star’s life and career during the early days of Rock and Roll. The soundtrack includes classic songs by Buddy Holly and the Crickets.
Presented with the Highland Park Senior Center.
Sponsored by The Wealshire

Event Type: Adult Events, Film | Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library
Additional Information:
This event will take place in the Auditorium.
Monday, February 2, 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:45pm

Calvary (2014)
Father James (Brendan Gleeson) is a conscientious priest and a widower whose faith is not shared by many in his flock. During a confession a mysterious parishioner threatens to kill the priest in a week's time. As Father James continues to comfort the troubled members of his community, including his own daughter, he struggles to find the courage to meet his fate. This highly acclaimed film was written and directed by John Michael McDonagh.

The discussion will take place on Wednesday, February 4, at 7 p.m.

Event Type: Adult Events, Film | Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library
Additional Information:
This event will take place in the Auditorium.
Friday, February 20, 2015 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

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. This event will be held in the MediaScape Room. Currently discussing "El Alquimista" by Paulo Coelho.

Event Type: Adult Events, Books and Authors | Location:
Friday, February 13, 2015 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

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. This event will be held in the MediaScape Room. Currently discussing "El Alquimista" by Paulo Coelho.

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Friday, February 6, 2015 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

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. This event will be held in the MediaScape Room. Currently discussing "El Alquimista" by Paulo Coelho.

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Friday, January 30, 2015 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

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. This event will be held in the MediaScape Room. Currently discussing "El Alquimista" by Paulo Coelho.

Event Type: Adult Events, Books and Authors | Location: