Youth Events

Spring First Steps

Friday, April 7, 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. Registration required.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Spring First Steps

Friday, April 7, 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. Registration required.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Drop-in Chess

Saturday, April 8, 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, April 8, 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

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Minecraft Club

Saturday, April 8, 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 . . . ?

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Minecraft Block by Block

Saturday, April 8, 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.

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Girls Gone Tech

Sunday, April 9, 2017 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm

Girls join us for this very special tech event designed and led by a super cool group of tech mentors from the Highland Park High School. Girls Gone Tech Day will introduce young girls from all backgrounds to technology-focused art making and community collaboration. Space is limited so register soon.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Spring Tales for Tots

Monday, April 10, 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, April 10, 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

Spring Tales for Tots

Thursday, April 13, 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

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