Adult Events

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Thursday, September 29, 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, September 29, 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

Memoir Writing

Thursday, September 29, 2016 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

What's your story? Your life experience is the story that only you can tell. You don't have to be a polished writer to chronicle the story for all time! Examples of successful memoirs are discussed as well as techniques for organizing your thoughts and putting them on paper.
Cost-$60. 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.

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Spanish Literary Club

Friday, September 30, 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.

Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library

BYOD Fridays

Friday, September 30, 2016 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm

Get answers to your computer and tech questions from the New Media staff. Pick up tips and tricks for all your devices or try out a Mac or Windows 10 computer, an iPad, a Kindle Reader or a Windows Surface.

Circulation Lobby, HP Library

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Saturday, October 1, 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

Creative Writing

Tuesday, October 4, 2016 -
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-progress are provided.
Cost-$60. 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.

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Hamilton Preview

Tuesday, October 4, 2016 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm

"Chicago Tribune" theater critic Chris Jones previews the play, "Hamilton." Reservations are not required.

Adult Services Room, HP Library

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

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 11:00am

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

Medicare: Make It Work For You! (Dollars & Sense series)

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 -
2:00pm to 3:30pm

Medicare Open Enrollment begins October 15 and ends December 7. Learn how to make informed decisions about your Medicare coverage. Explore changes in your current plan and whether there are better options to suit your individual needs for 2017. Open Enrollment is also the time of year when you are bombarded with mail and phone calls marketing health plans. Learn how to prevent being the subject of fraud. Be an informed consumer!

Presented by Gloria Reisner, Illinois Senior Health Insurance Program Counselor.

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.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

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