All Upcoming Events

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm

Indignation (2016)
Based on a best-selling novel by Philip Roth, this is the story of a brilliant working-class Jewish student from New Jersey studying in a conservative college in Ohio. His romance with a beautiful but mysterious classmate has consequences that risk shattering his family’s carefully laid out plans.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Highland Park Public Library.

The film will not be shown prior to the discussion. Copies are available in the Film & Music Department. You may also call us at 847/681-7033 to ask about available copies on DVD or Blu Ray.

Event Type: Adult Events, Film | Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library
Additional Information:
This event will take place in the Auditorium.
Sunday, January 22, 2017 -
2:00pm to 4:30pm

Like Water for Chocolate (1992)
Based on the best-selling novel by Laura Esquivel, this romantic fable from Mexico centers on a young couple whose love is forbidden by an ancient family tradition. To be near Tita, Pedro marries her sister. And Tita becomes the family cook, expressing her passion through delectable dishes. Directed by Alfonso Arau. (In Spanish with English subtitles)

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

Event Type: Adult Events, Film | Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library
Additional Information:
This event will take place in the Auditorium.
Friday, February 10, 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

Spend an hour using Tinkercad to create your own 3D designs to submit for printing on the Library's 3D printer. Staff will be on hand to offer assistance. A special "design puzzle" will be presented for those who want a challenge.

Event Type: Youth Events | Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library
Additional Information:
Walk-ins welcome, however we cannot guarantee computer time to non-registered participants.
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 -
6:30pm to 7:30pm

Alone for Valentines Day? Come to the Library and learn to use TinkerCad to design a 3D conversation heart which expresses your true feelings.

Event Type: Adult Events | Location: Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library
Tuesday, February 7, 2017 -
6:30pm to 7:30pm

Come by the Digital Media Lab and learn how to use the equipment to digitize your old records and cassettes. We will also show you how to clean up and edit the digitized audio.

Event Type: Adult Events | Location:
Friday, January 13, 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

Spend an hour using Tinkercad to create your own 3D designs to submit for printing on the Library's 3D printer. Staff will be on hand to offer assistance. A special "design puzzle" will be presented for those who want a challenge.

Event Type: Youth Events | Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library
Additional Information:
Walk-ins welcome, however we cannot guarantee computer time to non-registered participants.
Monday, January 9, 2017 - 4:00pm

Learn about Apple’s latest iOS 10 and discover essential tips and tricks to increase your productivity, save time, and enjoy fun new features on your iPhone or iPad.

Event Type: Adult Events | Location: Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 -
10:00am to 11:00am

Cloud storage or 'The Cloud' is 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.

Event Type: Adult Events | Location: Adult Services Mediascape Room, HP Library
Saturday, February 11, 2017 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm

Come play on our Minecraft server for group Minecraft games and activities. Interact with fellow players while building new worlds and trying to survive your first night out. Creepers, Golems and Spiders oh my . . . ?

Event Type: Youth Events | Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library
Saturday, February 11, 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

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.

Event Type: Youth Events | Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library