Adult Events

LABOR DAY - The library is closed

Monday, September 5, 2016 (All day)

The library is closed all day in observance of Labor Day.

Learn to Play Mah Jongg

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 -
9:30am to 11:30am

Mah Jongg is a fun, social, and mentally stimulating tile game played with four players. Players create strategy and build hands. Both skill and luck play a part. Bring the 2016 National Mah Jongg League score card. Cost-$50. Payment due at time of registration. You are not officially registered until payment is received. No refunds.
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Adult Services Room, HP Library

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

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 11:00am

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

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Thursday, September 8, 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

HP Neighborhood Meeting

Thursday, September 8, 2016 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm

HP Neighborhood Meeting

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

SCORE Chicago Mentoring

Thursday, September 8, 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

What's the Buzz? Great New Books for Fall 2016

Thursday, September 8, 2016 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm

Discover new authors and titles to add to your reading list. Librarians will "buzz" their favorite new and upcoming Fall 2016 titles for adults. Books include both fiction and nonfiction titles. Advance reading copies of several featured titles will be raffled at the program!

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Spanish Literary Club

Friday, September 9, 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 9, 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.

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Saturday, September 10, 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

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