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Welcome to 2020

Adult & Teen Summer Reading!


Welcome to 2020 Adult & Teen Summer Reading!

Summer Reading 2020 runs from 15 June - 31 August 2020. 

Sign-up to be eligible for prizes and take a peek at our Summer Reading 2020 Bingo Card. Each line through the Bingo Card counts as an entry into winning one of our Summer Reading 2020 prizes!

Questions? Contact us at (847) 681-7031 or email us at HPPLA@hplibrary.org

Adult & Teen Summer Reading Registration 
Summer Events for Adults
Tue, Jul 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual Event - Zoom Event
Love to read? Always looking for book recommendations or your next book club title? Meet fellow bibliophiles at Readers' Round Table! This will be an online discussion. Register for an invite.

Tue, Jul 07, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Event - Zoom Event
David Rosenfelt discusses the newest title in his popular Andy Carpenter mystery series where the reluctant lawyer and his beloved golden retriever are back on the case as a favor to a friend.
Register

Thu, Jul 09, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Event - Zoom Event
Comic Bookclub meets bi-weekly on Thursdays at 7:30PM, starting 11 June 2020. Details on how to participate will be sent after registration. See the long description for discussion titles!

Fri, Jul 10, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Information and Reader Services librarians will lead a Zoom discussion of The Mountains Sing, by Nguyen Phan Que Mai, a multigenerational family story set against strife and war in Viet Nam.

Tue, Jul 14, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Event - Zoom Event
Try out recipes from a different cookbook, then discuss your experience on Zoom with fellow foodies.

Tue, Jul 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual Event - Zoom Event
Love to read? Always looking for book recommendations or your next book club title? Meet fellow bibliophiles at Readers' Round Table! This will be an online discussion. Register for an invite.

Thu, Jul 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
David Pickus, a traveler, teacher, historian and Highland Park native, will talk about a phenomenal but little known Chinese achievement, the Grand Canal.

Thu, Jul 23, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Event - Zoom Event
Comic Bookclub meets bi-weekly on Thursdays at 7:30PM, starting 11 June 2020. Details on how to participate will be sent after registration. See the long description for discussion titles!

Tue, Jul 28, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Virtual Event - Zoom Event
Join the Library and Go Green HP on Zoom to discuss Rising: Dispatches From The New American Shore by Elizabeth Rush. Registration required.

Tue, Jul 28, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Event - Zoom Event
Try out recipes from a different cookbook, then discuss your experience on Zoom with fellow foodies.

Adult Summer Reading Bingo Card

   

     

    

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