Adult Events

SCORE Chicago Mentoring

Thursday, December 15, 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

Poetry Writing

Thursday, December 15, 2016 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

This poetry class is designed for both beginning and experienced poets. In-class writing exercises will challenge your inner muse as we experiment with various poetic forms (rhymed and unrhymed) and sparks for inspiration.
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.

Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library

Spanish Literary Club

Friday, December 16, 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. Currently discussing "La Casa de los espíritus" by Isabel Allende.

Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Saturday, December 17, 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

Beginning Crochet

Monday, December 19, 2016 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Cost-$40. 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.

Main Lobby - Big Touch, HP Library

Historic Portrayal - Eleanor Roosevelt

Wednesday, December 21, 2016 - 10:30am

Actress and scholar Leslie Goddard brings history to life with her historic portrayals. In this program, Goddard portrays Eleanor Roosevelt, sharing stories of her childhood, her marriage to Franklin D. Roosevelt, her work during World War I, Franklin's bout with polio, coming to the White House, WWII, and Franklin's death. Presented with the Highland Park Senior Center. Sponsored by Silverado of Highland Park.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Board? Games!

Wednesday, December 21, 2016 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm

Come by the Alice Brenner Room and play some classic table top games. Scrabble, Chess/Checkers, the "Game of the Week", and a selection of other games will be available.

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Thursday, December 22, 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, December 22, 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, December 23, 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. Currently discussing "La Casa de los espíritus" by Isabel Allende.

Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library

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