Adult Events

Readers' Round Table

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 -
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...

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Late Opening - Library will open at 11:00 am today.

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 11:00am

Library will open at 11:00 am due to a staff meeting.

Book Nook - Friends of the Library

Thursday, March 2, 2017 -
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, March 2, 2017 -
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...

Adult Services Meeting Room 2, HP Library

Spanish Literary Club

Friday, March 3, 2017 -
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. Currently discussing "La...

Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library

Book Nook - Friends of the Library

Saturday, March 4, 2017 -
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

Note for Note: Wind Ensemble Concert-MYA

Sunday, March 5, 2017 -
2:00pm to 3:45pm

Join us for a program of music for woodwind ensemble, featuring talented young musicians from Midwest Young Artists Conservatory. Sponsored by Yea! Highland Park.
Program sponsored by a grant from Yea! Highland...

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Mindfulness: The Space Between Impulse and Action

Monday, March 6, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm

The ability to be mindfully present enhances decision-making, increases willpower and self-compassion and builds resilience. Learn a concept or idea each week that is backed up through both science and the...

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Creative Writing

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Perfect for the beginning or experienced writer seeking creative sparks, writing deadlines and the support and feedback from a writing group environment. Optional writing prompts and responses to guide works-in-...

Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library

Meet The Author Will Schwalbe

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm

Meet The Author: Will Schwalbe – "Books For Living"

Will Schwalbe, author of the bestselling "The End of Your Life Book Club," discusses his new book that’s a celebration of reading and a recommendation of...

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

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