All Upcoming Events

Book Nook - Friends of the Library

Thursday, March 9, 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

The Cloud

Thursday, March 9, 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm

Cloud storage or 'The Cloud' is among one of the biggest tech buzzwords nowadays, but what is it? How do you get it? How do you use it? Have your questions answered and decide if you want to be part of the cloud.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Book Match

Thursday, March 9, 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 9, 2017 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm

Register for a one-on-one mentoring session with a SCORE Chicago counselor at http://www.scorechicago.org.

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, March 9, 2017 -
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.
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To pay by cash or check or if you are a non-library cardholder, please register in person at the check out desk.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Winter Baby Booktime

Friday, March 10, 2017 -
10:30am to 11:30am

Newborns to walkers, with an adult.
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, March 10, 2017 -
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 tía Julia y el escribidor" by Mario Vargas Llosa.

Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library

Barry Bradford Presents

Friday, March 10, 2017 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm

Barry Bradford Storyteller

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Consider the source: all information is not created equal

Friday, March 10, 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Distortion is a powerful tactic used by websites to mislead the public. Images, videos, and text can be chopped, twisted, and stuffed into a new headline to fit an inflammatory new narrative. Attend this program to learn more about the recent proliferation of fake news and walk away with fact-checking tools of the trade you can use to identify misinformation.

Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library

3D Printing Club

Friday, March 10, 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

Spend an hour using Tinkercad to create your own 3D designs to submit for printing on the Library's 3D printer. Staff will be on hand to offer assistance. A special "design puzzle" will be presented for those who want a challenge.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

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