Adult Events

SCORE Chicago Mentoring

Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Register for a one-on-one mentoring session with a SCORE Chicago counselor at http://www.scorechicago.org.

SCORE counselors are successful executives and business owners who can help you on a wide variety of business issues like financing, marketing or business plans. They have volunteered their wisdom and experience to help you at no cost.

Spanish Literary Club

Friday, January 30, 2015 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

Attendees will take part in lively discussions on Spanish Literature, focusing on the works of notable authors. Conversations will be mostly in Spanish, but non-native speakers are welcome. This event will be held in the MediaScape Room. Currently discussing "El Alquimista" by Paulo Coelho.

Film showing

Monday, February 2, 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:45pm

Calvary (2014)
Father James (Brendan Gleeson) is a conscientious priest and a widower whose faith is not shared by many in his flock. During a confession a mysterious parishioner threatens to kill the priest in a week's time. As Father James continues to comfort the troubled members of his community, including his own daughter, he struggles to find the courage to meet his fate. This highly acclaimed film was written and directed by John Michael McDonagh.

The discussion will take place on Wednesday, February 4, at 7 p.m.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Financial Aid Process: Paying for College (Dollars and Sense Series)

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

A representative of the Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC) will discuss the costs of attending college, types and sources of financial aid, and how to apply for financial aid.

The Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC) is the college access and financial aid agency in the state of Illinois that administers scholarship, grant, prepaid tuition, and student loan repayment/forgiveness programs.

The goal of the Dollars and Sense series is to provide community members with the information to help manage their personal finance issues with common sense.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Late Opening - Library will open at 11:00 am today

Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 11:00am to 9:00pm

Library will open at 11 am due to a staff meeting.

Film discussion with Dick Adler

Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Calvary (2014)
Father James (Brendan Gleeson) is a conscientious priest and a widower whose faith is not shared by many in his flock. During a confession a mysterious parishioner threatens to kill the priest in a week's time. As Father James continues to comfort the troubled members of his community, including his own daughter, he struggles to find the courage to meet his fate. This highly acclaimed film was written and directed by John Michael McDonagh.
The film will be shown on Monday, February 2, at 6:30 p.m. in the Auditorium.
Sponsored by Friends of the Highland Park Public Library

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

SCORE Chicago Mentoring

Thursday, February 5, 2015 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Register for a one-on-one mentoring session with a SCORE Chicago counselor at http://www.scorechicago.org.

SCORE counselors are successful executives and business owners who can help you on a wide variety of business issues like financing, marketing or business plans. They have volunteered their wisdom and experience to help you at no cost.

Spanish Literary Club

Friday, February 6, 2015 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

Attendees will take part in lively discussions on Spanish Literature, focusing on the works of notable authors. Conversations will be mostly in Spanish, but non-native speakers are welcome. This event will be held in the MediaScape Room. Currently discussing "El Alquimista" by Paulo Coelho.

Tinker Group

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Tinker librarians' meeting. Contacts: Chad Clark and Stephanie Sedik.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Board of Trustees Meeting

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Board of Trustees Meeting

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

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