All Upcoming Events

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

You don't have to read a particular book to join this book club! Bring any book you are reading, have read, or want to read to each session. We'll provide the snacks and some brand new books to check out! Please register. This is a drop-off program, kids only.

Event Type: Youth Events | Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library
Tuesday, October 18, 2016 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Perfect for the beginning or experienced writer seeking creative sparks, writing deadlines and the support and feedback from a writing group environment. Optional writing prompts and responses to guide works-in-progress are provided.
Cost-$60. 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.

Event Type: Library U, Adult Events | Location: Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library
Tuesday, October 4, 2016 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Perfect for the beginning or experienced writer seeking creative sparks, writing deadlines and the support and feedback from a writing group environment. Optional writing prompts and responses to guide works-in-progress are provided.
Cost-$60. 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.

Event Type: Library U, Adult Events | Location: Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library
Thursday, October 13, 2016 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

Board Meeting

Event Type: Meeting, Meeting | Location: Other, HP Library
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

You don't have to read a particular book to join this book club! Bring any book you are reading, have read, or want to read to each session. We'll provide the snacks and some brand new books to check out! Please register. This is a drop-off program, kids only.

Event Type: Youth Events | Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

Share those summer photos with family and friends. Use services like Flickr, Instagram, and Google Photos to start sharing right from your smartphone, tablet or computer.

Event Type: Adult Events, Teen Events | Location: Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library
Monday, October 24, 2016 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

A hands-on workshop for those who want to learn how to knit or need a refresher course. Find out why and what we knit, learn how to start, make a knitted fabric, and end a basic knitted piece using straight needles and plain yarn. See how learning to make your basic piece can lead to bigger and more interesting beginner projects.
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.

Event Type: Library U, Adult Events | Location: Main Lobby - Big Touch, HP Library
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.

Event Type: Adult Events, Teen Events | Location: Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 -
7:00pm to 8:45pm

Board Meeting

Event Type: Adult Events | Location: Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library
Tuesday, October 18, 2016 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm

Judy Levin moderates a discussion of HOMEGOING by Yaa Gyasi. In her debut novel, Gyasi presents a sweeping family saga that covers 200 years and examines the slave trade among Africans beginning with two half-sisters born in eighteenth century Ghana, one sold into slavery in America, the other married to an Englishman and remaining in Ghana.

Event Type: Adult Events, Books and Authors | Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library