All Upcoming Events

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Saturday, July 30, 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, July 30, 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

Robot Rodeo

Saturday, July 30, 2016 -
12:00pm to 2:00pm

Join skilled mentors from the Highland Park High School Robotics Team as we explore the world of Lego Mindstorms. Recommended for ages 9-12.

Queen Margaret

Saturday, July 30, 2016 -
2:35pm to 4:05pm

Outdoor performance by The Muse of Fire Theater Company, performed in the park between the library and city hall. Adapted from four of Shakespeare's history plays, the story follows the rise and fall of Britain's Tudor kings, as seen through the eyes of the queen who lived through it all. A world premiere. In case of rain, the performance will take place in the auditorium. Registration not required.

Other, HP Library

Queen Margaret

Sunday, July 31, 2016 -
2:35pm to 4:05pm

Outdoor performance by The Muse of Fire Theater Company, performed in the park between the library and city hall. Adapted from four of Shakespeare's history plays, the story follows the rise and fall of Britain's Tudor kings, as seen through the eyes of the queen who lived through it all. A world premiere. In case of rain, the performance will take place in the auditorium. Registration not required.

Other, HP Library

B&T TitleSource 360 training

Monday, August 1, 2016 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm

B&T rep Curt Leppert will be doing training on working in TS 360.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Minecraft: Block by Block

Monday, August 1, 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 1, 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

Summer First Steps

Tuesday, August 2, 2016 -
9:15am to 10:00am

For walking toddlers to 2 1/2 year olds with parent or caregiver.
Enjoy an interactive storytime with picture books, songs, fingerplays, puppets, and parachute play. Nurture your toddler's love of books and encourage him or her to learn numbers, colors, sounds, and new words. Each class will end with 1/2 hour of play and time to meet other parents, caregivers, and toddlers.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Summer First Steps

Tuesday, August 2, 2016 -
10:15am to 11:00am

For walking toddlers to 2 1/2 year olds with parent or caregiver.
Enjoy an interactive storytime with picture books, songs, fingerplays, puppets, and parachute play. Nurture your toddler's love of books and encourage him or her to learn numbers, colors, sounds, and new words. Each class will end with 1/2 hour of play and time to meet other parents, caregivers, and toddlers.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

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