All Upcoming Events

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Saturday, September 24, 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

Drop-in Chess

Saturday, September 24, 2016 -
10:30am to 12:00pm

Join us any time during the session. There will be a chess expert there to help you whether you are a beginner or an advanced player.

Youth Services Dept, HP Library

Elaine Dame Jazz Concert

Sunday, September 25, 2016 -
2:00pm to 3:30pm

Elaine Dame sings and people stop and listen. The woman who Time Out, Chicago calls a “jazz dynamo” and “a gem in the city’s vocal jazz scene” has been turning heads and capturing attention for the past fifteen years, a mainstay of the Chicago jazz scene.

From her regular appearances at New York City’s Rainbow Room to her headlining performance at the 2015 Chicago Jazz Festival, Elaine’s career is spent at the heart of swinging and sophisticated jazz.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Fall Tales for Tots

Monday, September 26, 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, September 26, 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.

Adult Services Room, HP Library

Fall Storytime Live!

Monday, September 26, 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

Minecraft: Block by Block

Monday, September 26, 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

Image Restoration

Monday, September 26, 2016 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

Learn how to digitally turn your faded or scratched photographs back to their normal color and quality. The process is simple and only takes a few clicks. You can also get creative with a wide range of photo filters available. No experience needed.

Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library

Learn to Play Mah Jongg

Tuesday, September 27, 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.

Adult Services Room, HP Library

Storytime, Milk and Cookies at Panera

Tuesday, September 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.

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