All Upcoming Events

Board? Games!

Wednesday, December 28, 2016 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm

Come by the Alice Brenner Room and play some classic table top games. Scrabble, Chess/Checkers, the "Game of the Week", and a selection of other games will be available.

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Thursday, December 29, 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

Minecraft: The Holiday Edition

Thursday, December 29, 2016 -
12:00pm to 2:00pm

Two hours of creative play. Make it a Minecraft Holiday.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

SCORE Chicago Mentoring

Thursday, December 29, 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

Drop-In Craft - New Years!

Friday, December 30, 2016 -
10:00am to 12:00pm

Stop by the Youth Services Department between 10am and 12pm to enjoy a New Years craft project! We'll provide all the supplies you need. All ages are welcome.

Youth Services Dept, HP Library

Spanish Literary Club

Friday, December 30, 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

3D Design for Kids

Friday, December 30, 2016 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Learn basic 3D modeling skills and design your own creations using Tinkercad, a free browser-based software program.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

New Year's Eve - the library closes at 1 p.m.

Saturday, December 31, 2016 - 1:00pm

The library will close today at 1 p.m.

New Year's Day - Library is closed all day.

Sunday, January 1, 2017 (All day)

New Year's Day

Library is Closed All Day

Monday, January 2, 2017 (All day)

Library closing