Upcoming Events

Jul 19 2019 - 9:15am
parachute
For walking toddlers to 2 1/2 year olds with parent or caregiver.  Location: Meeting Room. 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... more
Jul 19 2019 - 10:15am
parachute
For walking toddlers to 2 1/2 year olds with parent or caregiver.  Location: Meeting Room. 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... more
Jul 19 2019 - 11:30am
old books on shelves
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.  Meets in the Media:Scape Room.  This is a drop-in event and no signup is necessary, but if you would... more
Jul 19 2019 - 1:00pm
Astronaut floating in space
Do you have what it takes to be an astronaut? Try our NASA-inspired activities to test your endurance, hand-eye coordination, and more! Please join us between 1pm and 2:30pm for this drop-in program. Events will take place throughout the Library.  Drop in program Location: throughout the library... more
Jul 20 2019 - 10:00am
New challengers approaching! Come show off your skills and claim glory as you compete in the latest release of Smash Bros. Ultimate (Nintendo Switch Edition) against others. For ages 14-18, an activity ticket is required. Free activity tickets can be picked up at the New Media Services Desk... more
Jul 20 2019 - 10:30am
Drop by the lower level to purchase gently used books, audiobooks, cds, dvds, vhs tapes and record albums! On non-Book Nook days a smaller selection of books are available for purchase from the Book Nook shelves on the lower and main levels. Funds that are raised by the Friends are used to... more
Jul 22 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
Jul 22 2019 - 10:45am
storytime
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
Jul 23 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 Required Location: Panera Bread Youth
Jul 23 2019 - 10:30am
hola
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

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Time Items
All day
 
10am
Jan 8 2019 - 10:30am to 11:30am
 
1pm
Jan 8 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
 
6pm
Jan 8 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm
 
7pm
Jan 8 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm