All Upcoming Events

Book Nook - Friends of the Library

Get Tech Savvy

Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

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

Circulation Lobby, HP Library

Drop-in Chess

Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 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

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 10:30am to 4:30pm

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

Lower Lobby, HP Library

Film showing and discussion with Bob Coscarelli - Jukebox Musicals

Sunday, March 8, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm

La Bamba
This is the story of Ritchie Valens (Lou Diamond Phillips), who rose from field laborer to a famous rock and roll singer. He died tragically at age 17 in a plane crash with Buddy Holly and the Big Bopper.
Presented with the Highland Park Senior Center.
Sponsored by The Wealshire.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Spanish Conversation Group

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 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

Book Discussion with Judy Levin

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

A Traveling Symphony tours a post-apocalyptic world 20 years after most of the population has died in a flu pandemic. Reviewers predict that the "brilliantly constructed" narrative of STATION ELEVEN will make it a breakout novel for Emily St. John Mandel

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Intro to WordPress

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Learn how to create your own website or blog using a simple yet powerful online platform called WordPress. The class will provide a basic understanding about setting up your WordPress account, using built-in design themes, content management, publishing tools, search engine optimization (SEO), importing multimedia, and tips n' tricks. Bring your own laptop -- a WordPress account will be set up as part of the first class.
Cost-$20. Payment due at time of registration. You are not officially registered until payment is received. No refunds.
Enter your library card number below to complete registration.
Click here to pay by credit card at Illinois EPay.
To pay by cash or check or if you are a non-library cardholder, please register in person at the check out desk.

Book Match

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 3:45pm to 5:00pm

Students within District 112 form teams and match wits based on their knowledge of assigned books.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Intro to Windows 8.1

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Learn the new charms menu, start screen, navigation by touch and with a mouse, personalization, saving to the OneDrive cloud, using Windows 8 apps and more. Bring your Windows 8.1 device(tablet or laptop) and know the user name and password for your Microsoft account. If you don't have a Microsoft account, please sign up for one before class at: http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/account.
Cost-$10. Payment due at time of registration. You are not officially registered until payment is received. No refunds.
Enter your library card number below to complete registration.
Click here to pay by credit card at Illinois EPay.
To pay by cash or check or if you are a non-library cardholder, please register in person at the check out desk.

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