All Upcoming Events

Internet Medical Information

Thursday, October 27, 2016 -
10:00am to 10:30am

Tips and suggestions for finding and evaluating medical information online.

Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Thursday, October 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

Fall Storytime Live!

Thursday, October 27, 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

Highland Park Anime and Manga Club

Thursday, October 27, 2016 -
3:30pm to 5:30pm

Join us at the Highland Park Public Library to watch anime, read manga, eat snacks, and enjoy other fun things. 6th - 12th Grade

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Meet the Microsoft Hololens

Thursday, October 27, 2016 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm

Microsoft HoloLens is the world's first fully self-contained, holographic computer, enabling you to interact with high‑definition holograms in your world. Click on the link below to schedule a 30-minute appointment and be one of the first in the Chicagoland area to experience the incredible Hololens.

SCORE Chicago Mentoring

Thursday, October 27, 2016 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm

Register for a one-on-one mentoring session with a SCORE Chicago counselor at

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

Memoir Writing

Thursday, October 27, 2016 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

What's your story? Your life experience is the story that only you can tell. You don't have to be a polished writer to chronicle the story for all time! Examples of successful memoirs are discussed as well as techniques for organizing your thoughts and putting them on paper.
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.

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Fall Baby Booktime

Friday, October 28, 2016 -
10:30am to 11:30am

Newborns to walkers with parent or caregiver.
Introduce your baby to the sounds and rhythms of language using stories, music, and rhymes. Delight and stimulate your baby's senses and build a foundation for a lifelong love of books and reading. Each class will end with 1/2 hour of play featuring age-appropriate toys and time for socialization.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Spanish Literary Club

Friday, October 28, 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

Barry Bradford presents

Friday, October 28, 2016 -
1:00pm to 3:30pm

Storyteller Barry Bradford

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library