All Upcoming Events

CHRISTMAS EVE - Library closes at 1:00 p.m.

Saturday, December 24, 2016 - 1:00pm

The library closes at 1:00 p.m.

CHRISTMAS DAY - The library is closed all day

Sunday, December 25, 2016 (All day)

The library is closed all day for Christmas.

All Day - The library is closed all day

Monday, December 26, 2016 (All day)

The library is closed all day for the federal observance of Christmas Day

Storytime, Milk and Cookies at Panera

Tuesday, December 27, 2016 -
9:30am to 10:00am

Meet up at Panera in Highland Park (1853 N. 2nd St.) for a special story time, milk and cookies. Children ages 2-5, parents and caregivers are invited the 4th Tuesday of the month. Registration for children is required.

Off-site, Not At The Library

Drop-In Experiment!

Tuesday, December 27, 2016 -
10:00am to 12:00pm

Come hypothesize with us and experiment in the Youth Services Department from 10am - 12pm. We'll provide all the supplies you need to learn something new. All ages welcome.

Youth Services Dept, HP Library

Spanish Conversation Group

Tuesday, December 27, 2016 -
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

Preschool Art

Wednesday, December 28, 2016 -
10:00am to 10:30am

Children ages 3-5 and a caregiver are invited to hear a story and make an art project to take home. Meet us by the fireplace!

Youth Services Dept, HP Library

Creative Cartooning

Wednesday, December 28, 2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

Learn to draw expressive faces, sketch bodies in motion, and write hilarious jokes in this hands-on workshop taught by professional cartoonist Mark Anderson. For ages 8-12

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

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