Adult Events

SCORE Chicago Mentoring

Thursday, February 12, 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.

A Night at the Oscars

Thursday, February 12, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

"Chicago Tribune" film critic Michael Phillips shares his predictions.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Spanish Literary Club

Friday, February 13, 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 and discussion with Bob Coscarelli - Jukebox Musicals

Sunday, February 15, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm

Gary Busey plays the role of Buddy Holly, following the star’s life and career during the early days of Rock and Roll. The soundtrack includes classic songs by Buddy Holly and the Crickets.
Presented with the Highland Park Senior Center.
Sponsored by The Wealshire

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Bullying

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Presentation for seniors

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Rise and Shine - "Give The Lady What She Wants"

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 10:30am

Author Renee Rosen discusses her bestselling book, "What The Lady Wants: A Novel Of Marshall Field and the Gilded Age." The book tells the story of Chicago’s Merchant Prince, Marshall Field. Field was a visionary retail tycoon who made his fortune wooing customers with his famous motto: “Give the lady what she wants.” His charm also won the heart of socialite Delia Spencer, which led to their infamous love affair.

From the Great Fire to the World’s Fair, "What The Lady Wants" weaves a tale of robber barons, true love and the founding of the Marshall Field empire. Discover how Marshall Field helped transform Chicago from a frontier outpost into a booming metropolis and the price he paid for his success.

Books will be for sale and the event will conclude with a book signing.

Sponsored by Silverado of Highland Park.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

SCORE Chicago Mentoring

Thursday, February 19, 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 20, 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.

Senior Center Program

Friday, February 20, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Barry Bradford presents "The Richest Americans: Rockefeller"

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Concert - Violin/Cello Duo

Saturday, February 21, 2015 - 2:00pm

John Sharp, principal cello, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, and Liba Shacht, violin, Lyric Opera of Chicago, perform works by Ravel, Gliere, and Boccherini.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

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