All Upcoming Events

Spanish Conversation Group

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 -
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, February 28, 2017 -
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.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Online Safety Tips

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

Start navigating the internet in a smarter way. Learn how to protect yourself online by using strong passwords, identifying potential scams, and avoiding file downloads that could affect your devices.

Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library

Yahtzee Tournament

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Think you are the greatest Yahtzee player in town? Now's your chance to prove it. Perhaps you will be the one to take home the coveted fuzzy dice.

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Late Opening - Library will open at 11:00 am today.

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 11:00am

Library will open at 11:00 am due to a staff meeting.

Book Nook - Friends of the Library

Thursday, March 2, 2017 -
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

Preschool Drive-In Movie

Thursday, March 2, 2017 -
1:30pm to 2:15pm

Create your own "car" and then join us for an animated short film! Children ages 2-6 and a caregiver are invited to attend! Please register each child.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Book Match

Thursday, March 2, 2017 -
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Students within District 112 form teams and match wits based on their knowledge of assigned books.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

SCORE Chicago Mentoring

Thursday, March 2, 2017 -
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

Winter First Steps

Friday, March 3, 2017 -
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