Youth Events

Life Under a Log

Monday, May 8, 2017 - 10:45am to 11:15am

Come join our friends from the Park District as we explore the critters that call a log their home!

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Stories Out and About

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 11:30am to 12:00pm

Meet at the flagpole in Sunset Woods Park for a special storytime. Children ages 2+, with a caregiver. Bring  your own blanket and optional lunch/snacks to enjoy after stories. No registration required. Rain or shine.

Buzzing Bees

Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 1:30pm to 2:00pm

Join Park District of Highland Park staff at the Library for a close-up look at our fuzzy buzzy bee friends!

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Spring Baby Booktime

Friday, May 12, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Newborns to walkers with parent or caregiver.
Introduce your baby to the sounds and rhythms of language using stories, music, and rhymes. Delight and stimulate your baby's senses and build a foundation for a lifelong love of books and reading. Each class will end with 1/2 hour of play featuring age-appropriate toys and time for socialization. Registration required.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

3D Printing Club

Friday, May 12, 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.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Drop-In Craft - Mother's Day

Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 9:00am to 4:30pm

Stop by the Youth Services Department to make a card for your favorite mother figure! Just in time to celebrate Mother's Day. We'll have all the supplies you need to create your own handmade card. 

Other, HP Library

Drop-in Chess

Saturday, May 13, 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

Minecraft Club, Jr.

Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

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 m

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Minecraft Club

Saturday, May 13, 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 . . . ?

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Minecraft Block by Block

Saturday, May 13, 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.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

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