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Ukulele Wizard Jake Shimabukuro is Coming

Tuesday, November 18th at 3:30 pm ukulele virtuoso Jake Shimabukuro makes a special appearance in the library to help unveil the new lending ukulele collection. Enjoy Hawaiian refreshments and a chance to win Jake Shimabukuro's CDs and tour t-shirts. 

Film Discussion with Dick Adler - Omar

On November 19, 2014, Dick Adler will host a discussion of the film Omar at 7 p.m. in the library auditorium.


ChiltonLibrary Delivers Amazing New Features for DIYers & Pros

For more than 100 years, Chilton products have set the standard for reference sources for students, DIY automotive enthusiasts, and professionals. These exceptional resources are easily accessible for Highland Park Public Library cardholders in a comprehensive, simple-to-use database.


Check Out the National Book Award Finalists

Looking for a good book to read?  These 2014 National Book Award Finalists might be just what you're looking for.


General Election 2014

On November 4, 2014 the General Election will be held and Highland Park residents will vote for the Congressional offices of United States Senator and United States House of Representatives (10th District), Illinois State House Representative (58th District), the State of Illinois Executive Offices, and Lake County Executive Offices. The ballot also includes “Judicial Candidates Seeking Retention in Office”, two proposed amendments to the 1970 Illinois Constitution, and several statewide advisory questions.