Upcoming Events

Mar 25 2019 (All day)
Mar 25 2019 - 10:00am
jumping jack
For ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 with parent or caregiver. Location: Meeting Room. 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. This class is part of the... more
Mar 25 2019 - 10:45am
For ages 3 1/2 to 6. Location: Meeting Room. Drop off your independent preschoolers or kindergartners in the Meeting Room 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... more
Mar 25 2019 - 12:00pm
pink egg cup
Kids, bring a grown up to work with as you use Tinkercad to create a personalized egg cup for Passover, Easter, or any special (or not so special) occasion.  For ages 3 – 8 with an actively participating adult.  Registration required.  Each child must be registered individually.  Please do not... more
Mar 25 2019 - 2:00pm
decoupage bowl made of paper scraps
Come create your own trinket dish or display bowl using scrap paper and fabric! Children ages 7-14 are invited to join us for this class. All materials will be provided. Space is limited, please register.   
Mar 25 2019 - 6:30pm
Intro to Photoshop Elements 2018 6:30-8pm in the Mediascape Room Class meets 3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25 Class fee:  $40
Mar 25 2019 - 6:30pm
The Wife (2017) Glenn Close stars as the self-effacing wife of a famed novelist (Jonathan Pryce) who is about to be awarded the Nobel Prize for Literarature. The film interweaves the story of the couple's youthful ambition with a portrait of their almost forty years of marriage and shared... more
Mar 25 2019 - 7:00pm
"Humanimal" book cover image
Meet The Author.  Acclaimed science writer Adam Rutherford will make a special appearance at the Library to discuss his new book, Humanimal: How Homo sapiens Became Nature's Most Paradoxical Creature-A New Evolutionary History. Rutherford’s A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived was a National... more
Mar 26 2019 - 9:30am
panera bread logo
Meet up at Panera in Highland Park (1853 N. 2nd St.) for a special storytime, milk, and cookies. Children ages 2 - 5, parents and caregivers are invited the 4th Tuesday of the month, 9:30 - 10:00 am. Registration for children is required.
Mar 26 2019 - 10:30am
Meet at the library for Spanish conversation. Former high school Spanish teacher, Graciella Napoles, facilitates the discussion. Conversational ability required.  Meets in the Alyce Brenner Room.  This is a drop-in event and no signup is necessary, but if you would like a reminder, sign up with... more

Friday, January 4, 2019

Time Items
All day
Jan 4 2019 - 9:00am to 5:30pm
Jan 4 2019 - 9:15am to 10:00am
Jan 4 2019 - 10:15am to 11:00am
Jan 4 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Jan 4 2019 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Jan 4 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm