All Upcoming Events

Book Nook - Friends of the Library

Saturday, March 18, 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

Drop-in Chess

Saturday, March 18, 2017 -
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

Jaime Bronstein

Saturday, March 18, 2017 -
11:00am to 1:00pm

Jaime Bronstein

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Film showing & discussion - PAN'S LABYRINTH (2006)

Sunday, March 19, 2017 - 2:00pm

Pan's Labyrinth (2006)
Following a bloody civil war young Ofelia and her ailing mother go to live with her tyrannical stepfather on a rural military outpost, where she finds herself in a world of unimaginable cruelty. Armed with only her imagination, Ofelia discovers a mysterious labyrinth and a faun who sets her on the path to saving herself. This chilling fairytale is set against the backdrop of the fascist regime in 1944 Spain. Directed by Guillermo del Toro. (In Spanish with English subtitles).

Presented with the Highland Park Senior Center.
Sponsored by Companion Services of America - Deerfield

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Spring Tales for Tots

Monday, March 20, 2017 -
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. Registration required.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Spring Storytime Live!

Monday, March 20, 2017 -
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 Adults

Monday, March 20, 2017 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

Step into the world of 3D printing with this hands-on class and learn how to turn your ideas into reality. Basic computer skills are required.

Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library

Federal Income Tax for Your Business (SCORE Chicago Workshop))

Monday, March 20, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm

What businesses need to know about tax laws and how they effect their business.

Joel is a retired CPA who owned and operated a public accounting firm that specialized in small business tax, accounting and consulting issues for 42 years. The firm served over 130 business clients each year ranging from start ups to mature companies and over 650 individual clients with their annual accounting, consulting and tax needs. Prior to starting his own firm he worked at Price Waterhouse & Co for several years in their small business division and in several large and small manufacturing companies in various accounting and management positions."

SCORE - Counselors to America's Small Business - is a nonprofit association dedicated to entrepreneur education and the formation, growth and success of small business in the US.

The workshop is presented by SCORE Chicago, City of Highland Park's Office of Economic Development, Highland Park Chamber of Commerce, and the Library.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Winter First Steps

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 -
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

Winter First Steps

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 -
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

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