All Upcoming Events

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Saturday, August 27, 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

Drop-in Chess

Saturday, August 27, 2016 -
10:30am to 12:00pm

Join us any time during the session. There will be a chess expert there to help you whether you are a beginner or an advanced player.

Youth Services Dept, HP Library

Minecraft Club, Jr.

Saturday, August 27, 2016 -
11:00am to 11:55am

Come play on our Minecraft server for group Minecraft games and activities. Interact with fellow players while building new worlds and trying to survive your first night out. Creepers, Golems and Spiders oh m

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

JOIN the Highland Park Public Library Robotics Team

Saturday, August 27, 2016 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Parents and kids (ages 9 to 14) join us for this informational session about participating in the library's new First Lego League robotics team.

Team coaches and mentors will be present to explain the details surrounding the First Lego League (FLL) robotics competition and begin registering new team members.

The FLL season begins in September and runs through January.

Please be aware that the number of participants is limited to 10 team members by the FLL. A weekly commitment will be asked of all team members. In order to join the team parents and kids must attend this informational session.

***If interest exceeds the number of team slots a lottery will be held***

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

3D Modeling Adult Meetup Group

Saturday, August 27, 2016 -
12:30pm to 1:30pm

Step into the world of 3D printing with this hands-on class and learn how to turn your ideas into reality.

Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library

Minecraft Club

Saturday, August 27, 2016 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm

Come play on our Minecraft server for group Minecraft games and activities. Interact with fellow players while building new worlds and trying to survive your first night out. Creepers, Golems and Spiders oh my . . . ?

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Minecraft: Block by Block

Monday, August 29, 2016 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

Starting with the Library and moving on to Sunset Woods, Centennial Ice Arena, Stupey Cabin, Heller Nature Center and Central Avenue we will work together to build Highland Park, IL from scratch within the world of Minecraft.

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Clase de computación

Monday, August 29, 2016 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

¿Nunca antes ha usado una computadora? ¿Siente que los términos de computación están escritos en otro idioma? Ven a la biblioteca y aprende acerca de conceptos básicos de computación. La clase es básica pero también puedes asistir si ya has usando la computadora y quieres aprender más.

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Spanish Conversation Group

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am

Meet at the library for Spanish conversation. Former high school Spanish teacher, Graciella Napoles, facilitates the discussion. Conversational ability required.

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Readers' Round Table

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 -
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 readers and book club leaders looking for ideas

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

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