Adult Events

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Saturday, July 23, 2016 -
10:30am to 4:30pm

Friends of the Library Book Sale every Thursday and Saturday on the lower level of the library.

Lower Lobby, HP Library

Queen Margaret

Saturday, July 23, 2016 -
2:35pm to 4:05pm

Outdoor performance by The Muse of Fire Theater Company, performed in the park between the library and city hall. Adapted from four of Shakespeare's history plays, the story follows the rise and fall of Britain's Tudor kings, as seen through the eyes of the queen who lived through it all. A world premiere. In case of rain, performance will take place in the auditorium. Registration not required.

Other, HP Library

Queen Margaret

Sunday, July 24, 2016 -
2:35pm to 4:05pm

Outdoor performance by The Muse of Fire Theater Company, performed in the park between the library and city hall. Adapted from four of Shakespeare's history plays, the story follows the rise and fall of Britain's Tudor kings, as seen through the eyes of the queen who lived through it all. A world premiere. In case of rain, the performance will take place in the auditorium. Registration not required.

Other, HP Library

Readers' Round Table

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

Book lovers--join us for a lively conversation about authors and books. Share your favorite recent reads and recommendations. Pick up a complimentary copy of a new or forthcoming book at each meeting. For avid readers and book club leaders looking for ideas

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Rise and Shine - Highland Park Homes in Hollywood Movies

Wednesday, July 27, 2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am

Come see the Highland Park homes that have been featured in Hollywood films over the years. Learn some facts about the homes and the directors who chose Highland Park, IL for their filming location. Watch some film clips, too. Presented by library staff member Laura Chudacoff. Presented with the Highland Park Senior Center. Sponsored by Silverado of Highland Park. Registration is not required.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Thursday, July 28, 2016 -
10:30am to 4:30pm

Friends of the Library Book Sale every Thursday and Saturday on the lower level of the library.

Lower Lobby, HP Library

SCORE Chicago Mentoring

Thursday, July 28, 2016 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm

Register for a one-on-one mentoring session with a SCORE Chicago counselor at http://www.scorechicago.org.

SCORE counselors are successful executives and business owners who can help you on a wide variety of business issues like financing, marketing or business plans. They have volunteered their wisdom and experience to help you at no cost.

Adult Services Meeting Room 2, HP Library

Spanish Literary Club

Friday, July 29, 2016 -
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.

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Saturday, July 30, 2016 -
10:30am to 4:30pm

Friends of the Library Book Sale every Thursday and Saturday on the lower level of the library.

Lower Lobby, HP Library

Queen Margaret

Saturday, July 30, 2016 -
2:35pm to 4:05pm

Outdoor performance by The Muse of Fire Theater Company, performed in the park between the library and city hall. Adapted from four of Shakespeare's history plays, the story follows the rise and fall of Britain's Tudor kings, as seen through the eyes of the queen who lived through it all. A world premiere. In case of rain, the performance will take place in the auditorium. Registration not required.

Other, HP Library

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