Youth Events

Nature Detectives

From mini-beasts (insects) to deer, wild animals are all over Highland Park. This workshop will discuss the types of clues animals leave behind. You will canvass the grounds around the library for animals signs. Comfortable clothes that may get damp and dirty are recommended. Drop-off only.

Emoji Cuddlers

From the heart-eyed smiley to the lovable poo, come make an emoji friend to take home. We’ll have patterns and supplies so you can mix and match features and come up with an all new emoji!

Kids can earn a Library Scouts Stitchcraft badge at this program.

Scratch Olympics

With Scratch, you can program your own interactive stories, games, and animations — and share your creations with others in the online community. On this very special evening, superstar Scratcher Ally will lead us through Olympic inspired Scratch competitions. LET THE GAMES BEGIN!

Rope Warrior

Guinness World Record Holder David Fisher's incredible jump rope tricks, stunts, and extraordinary speed, and record breaking jumps have been seen on over 100 national television shows. Come see this amazing athlete.