All Upcoming Events

Minecraft Block by Block

Saturday, October 15, 2016 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

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

Henry V Theatrical Reading Shakespeare Project of Chicago

Sunday, October 16, 2016 -
2:00pm to 4:30pm

Equity Actors from the Shakespeare Project of Chicago perform a theatrical reading. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Registration is not required.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Fall Tales for Tots

Monday, October 17, 2016 -
10:00am to 10:30am

For ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 with parent or caregiver.
Give your preschooler a head start with this program packed with great stories, puppets, flannel boards, music, and rhymes. Share this storytime together and build language and listening skills.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Learn to Play Canasta

Monday, October 17, 2016 -
10:00am to 12:00pm

Canasta is a fun, social, and challenging card game. It is a partnership game that is played with two decks of cards. Each player should bring one deck of cards (with Jokers) and pen and paper for note-taking. Cost-$50. 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 Storytime Live!

Monday, October 17, 2016 -
10:45am to 11:15am

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

3D Design for Kids

Monday, October 17, 2016 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

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

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Digitize Your VHS Tapes

Monday, October 17, 2016 -
4:30pm to 5:30pm

Learn to digitize your home movies and VHS tapes. You will be introduced to the library’s Digital Media Lab and learn the process of transferring VHS to DVD. You will also be introduced to the video editing software available in the DML.

Intro to Guitar

Monday, October 17, 2016 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm

This class is designed to give students the fundamental knowledge necessary to be able to start playing the guitar in a very short period of time. You will learn to play a few basic chords and play along with a few songs. Students are responsible for bringing their own guitar and guitar pick. The guitars should have 6 strings, and be in working condition. Cost=$30
Payment due at time of registration. You are not officially registered until payment is received. NO REFUNDS.

To Register:

1. Enter your library card number below to complete registration. If you are a non-library cardholder, please register in person at the check out desk.

2. Pay for a class by:

A.
CREDIT CARD- click here to pay by credit card at Illiniois Epay.

B. CASH OR CHECK - to pay by cash or check or if you are a non-libray cardholder, please register in person at the check out desk.

Remember, you are not officially registered until payment is received!

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Fall First Steps

Tuesday, October 18, 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

Learn to Play Mah Jongg

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 -
9:30am to 11:30am

Mah Jongg is a fun, social, and mentally stimulating tile game played with four players. Players create strategy and build hands. Both skill and luck play a part. Bring the 2016 National Mah Jongg League score card. Cost-$50. 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

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