All Upcoming Events

Storytime, Milk and Cookies at Panera

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 -
9:30am to 10:00am

Meet up at Panera in Highland Park (1853 N. 2nd St.) for a special story time, milk and cookies. Children ages 2-5, parents and caregivers are invited the 4th Tuesday of the month. Registration for children is required.

Off-site, Not At The Library

Spanish Conversation Group

Tuesday, July 26, 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

Podcast Club

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm

Do you want to be heard? Work with skilled mentors and create your own podcast. Learn how to record, produce and edit your own show. For ages 9-12.

Readers' Round Table

Tuesday, July 26, 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

Rise and Shine - Highland Park Homes in Hollywood Movies

Wednesday, July 27, 2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am

Come see the Highland Park homes that have been featured in Hollywood films over the years. Learn some facts about the homes and the directors who chose Highland Park, IL for their filming location. Watch some film clips, too. Presented by library staff member Laura Chudacoff. Presented with the Highland Park Senior Center. Sponsored by Silverado of Highland Park. Registration is not required.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Close Encounters of the Chemical Kind

Wednesday, July 27, 2016 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm

Try hands-on experiments that create slime, superballs and more, all yours to take home. See chemical reactions involving exploding foam and displays of fire and liquid nitrogen (in a safe
environment)! Presented by The Science Alliance.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Summer Tales for Tots

Thursday, July 28, 2016 -
10:00am to 10:30am

For ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 with parent or caregiver.
Give your preschooler a head start with this program packed with great stories, puppets, flannel boards, music, and rhymes. Share this storytime together and build language and listening skills.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Thursday, July 28, 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

Summer Storytime Live!

Thursday, July 28, 2016 -
1:30pm to 2:00pm

For ages 3 1/2 to 6.
Drop off your independent preschoolers or kindergartners for a special storytime! Let them enjoy great stories, puppets, flannel boards, music, and activities that foster pre-reading skills, broaden social skills, and encourage a love of books.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

3D Printing Club

Thursday, July 28, 2016 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm

Learn 3D modeling skills and how to design your own creations using the Library’s 3D printer. Ages 9 - 12

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

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