Youth Events

Summer First Steps

Friday, August 7, 2015 - 9:15am to 10:00am

For walking toddlers to 2 1/2 year olds with parent or caregiver.
Enjoy an interactive storytime with picture books, songs, fingerplays, puppets, and parachute play. Nurture your toddler's love of books and encourage him or her to learn numbers, colors, sounds, and new words. Each class will end with 1/2 hour of play and time to meet other parents, caregivers, and toddlers.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Summer First Steps

Friday, August 7, 2015 - 10:15am to 11:00am

For walking toddlers to 2 1/2 year olds with parent or caregiver.
Enjoy an interactive storytime with picture books, songs, fingerplays, puppets, and parachute play. Nurture your toddler's love of books and encourage him or her to learn numbers, colors, sounds, and new words. Each class will end with 1/2 hour of play and time to meet other parents, caregivers, and toddlers.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Teach Your Robot Well: Camp Mindstorms

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.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

HPPL Young Hackers Collective

Saturday, August 8, 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.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Drop-in Chess

Saturday, August 8, 2015 - 10:30am to 12:00pm

Join us any time during the session. There will be a chess expert there to help you whether you are a beginner or an advanced player.
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Youth Services Dept, HP Library

Minecraft

Saturday, August 8, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Come play on
our Minecraft
server for group
Minecraft games and activities.
Interact with fellow players while
building new worlds and trying to
survive your first night out. Creepers, Golems and Spiders oh my . . . ?

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Minecraft Jr.

Sunday, August 9, 2015 - 1:30pm to 2:25pm

Come play on our Minecraft server for group Minecraft games and activities. Interact with fellow players while building new worlds and trying to survive your first night out. Creepers, Golems and Spiders oh my . . . ?

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Minecraft

Sunday, August 9, 2015 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm

Come play on our Minecraft server for group Minecraft games and activities. Interact with fellow players while building new worlds and trying to survive your first night out. Creepers, Golems and Spiders oh my . . . ?

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Minecraft: Advanced Goals

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.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Minecraft Club

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Come play on our Minecraft server for group Minecraft games and activities. Interact with fellow players while building new worlds and trying to survive your first night out. Creepers, Golems and Spiders oh my . . . ?

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

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