All Upcoming Events

Book Nook - Friends of the Library

Get Tech Savvy

Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Drop by and meet with a member of the teen tech-savvy team for one-to-one guidance.

Book Nook - Friends of the Library

Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 10:30am to 4:30pm

Friends of the Library Book Sale every Thursday and Saturday on the lower level at the library.

Lower Lobby, HP Library

Drop-in Chess

Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 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

Moon Over Highland Park

Monday, August 4, 2014 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Join us for an all-ages event presented by the Lake County Astronomical Society. LCAS volunteers will bring sophisticated telescopes to allow viewing of the moon and other objects in the sky. You are welcome to view at any time and stay as long as you want. Kids will receive glow bracelets and astronomy stickers. There will also be a kid friendly telescope.

If August 4th if rainy or cloudy, we will attempt to hold the event on August 5th. If the weather is still bad, we will cancel the event.

Summer First Steps

Tuesday, August 5, 2014 - 9:15am to 10:00am

For walking toddlers to 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.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Summer First Steps

Tuesday, August 5, 2014 - 10:15am to 11:00am

For walking toddlers to 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.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Spanish Conversation Group

Tuesday, August 5, 2014 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Meet at the library for Spanish conversation. Former high school Spanish teacher Graciella Napoles facilitates the discussion. Conversational ability required.

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Late Opening - Library will open at 11:00 am

Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - 11:00am to 9:00pm

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

From Survivors to DPs: Jews in Post-War Germany

Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Historian Anette Isaacs offers insights into Jewish life in immediate Post-War Germany when more than 200,000 Jewish Holocaust survivors found temporary asylum in Germany.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

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