All Upcoming Events

Advanced Beginner Spanish

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

This course is designed for those who have taken Beginning Spanish or its equivalent. You will improve your language skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing. You will need to order a textbook prior to class - "Learn Spanish the Fast and Fun Way with MP3 CD" by Heywood Wald and George Thatcher.
Cost-$60. 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.

Alyce Brenner Room, HP Library

Intermediate Excel 2013

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

This class will work with formulas and functions, identify and use absolute and relative cell references, perform worksheet tasks such as renaming, moving, copying and deleting worksheets, add and delete worksheets, print features and more. Cost of text is not included in fee. To save your work, you will need to bring to class a USB Flash Drive 1 GB minimum.
Cost-$30. 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.

Community in the Word: Story and Culture

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Professor Janice Del Negro presents an illustrated discussion of the role of storytelling in contemporary society in conjunction with the One Book, One Highland Park title, The Golem and the Jinni.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Spring Tales for Tots

Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 10:00am to 10:30am

For ages 2 to 3 with parent or caregiver.
Give your preschooler a head start with this program packed with great stories, puppets, flannel boards, music, and rhymes. Share this storytime together and build language and listening skills.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Book Nook-Friends of the Library

Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 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

Spring Storytime Live!

Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 1:30pm to 2:00pm

For ages 3 to 6.
Drop off your independent preschoolers or kindergartners for a special storytime! Let them enjoy great stories, puppets, flannel boards, music, and activities that foster pre-reading skills, broaden social skills, and encourage a love of books.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

SCORE Chicago Mentoring

Thursday, March 26, 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.

Jewelry - Design It Yourself!

Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

One Book, One Highland Park event.
Art Center - Highland Park instructor Suzanne Santos helps you make your own bracelet. Materials provided by the Art Center

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Winter Baby Booktime

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Newborns to walkers with parent or caregiver.
Introduce your baby to the sounds and rhythms of language using stories, music, and rhymes. Delight and stimulate your baby's senses and build a foundation for a lifelong love of books and reading. Each class will end with 1/2 hour of play featuring age-appropriate toys and time for socialization.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Spanish Literary Club

Friday, March 27, 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.

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