All Upcoming Events

Minecraft: Block by Block

Monday, August 15, 2016 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

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

Clase de computación

Monday, August 15, 2016 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

¿Nunca antes ha usado una computadora? ¿Siente que los términos de computación están escritos en otro idioma? Ven a la biblioteca y aprende acerca de conceptos básicos de computación. La clase es básica pero también puedes asistir si ya has usando la computadora y quieres aprender más.

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Summer First Steps

Tuesday, August 16, 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

Summer First Steps

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 -
10:15am to 11:00am

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

Spanish Conversation Group-Alternate Location

Tuesday, August 16, 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.

Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library

The Cloud 101

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

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 all your cloud questions answered and decide if you want to be part of the cloud.

Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library

Board of Directors Meeting

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

Historical Society board

Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library

Ravinia Farmers Market

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 -
7:00am to 1:30pm

Looking for that special something at the Farmers Market? The library is there to answer your questions! Pick up a calendar, take home some books, practice downloading books, movies, audiobooks, music and magazines at your outdoor library location.

Off-site, Not At The Library

"An Impressive Presentation of Lovely Evidence: Underneath the Lintel"

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 -
10:30am to 11:45am

Theatre Y presents this one-man show about a librarian who embarks on a quest to find out who anonymously returned a library book that is 113 years overdue. A clue scribbled in the margin of the book and an unclaimed dry cleaning ticket take him on a mysterious adventure that spans the globe and the ages. Presented with the Highland Park Senior Center. Sponsored by Silverado of Highland Park. Registration is not required. The program will conclude at 11:50 a.m.

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

GIFs with Photoshop

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

Learn how to use Adobe Photoshop to create animated GIFs from your favorite images or videos. No prior Photoshop experience needed.

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