Upcoming Events

Sep 21 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
Sep 21 2019 - 10:30am
  Play chess on Saturday mornings in the Youth Services Department. This unsupervised drop-in time is for ages 5-14. Children under age 7 must be accompanied by an adult. No registration required.
Sep 21 2019 - 2:00pm
Kaia String Quartet
NOTE FOR NOTE  Music Series KAIA String Quartet will perform a classical music concert as a part of the Note for Note music series on Saturday September 21st at 2:00 PM.  Kaia String Quartet is a Chicago-based ensemble devoted to capturing the essence of Latin American culture through the medium... more
Sep 21 2019 - 3:00pm
Learn tips and tricks to help protect your online privacy while you browse the internet, use social media, and join public Wi-Fi networks.   Registration is not required, but if you would like an email reminder, please sign up with your email address. Location: Front Lobby  New Media – Mari 
Sep 22 2019 - 2:00pm
Green Book movie poster
Bob Coscarelli introduces the film Green Book and leads a discussion after the showing. When Tony Lip (Viggo Mortensen), a bouncer from an Italian-American neighborhood in the Bronx, is hired to drive Dr. Don Shirley (Mahershala Ali), a world-class Black pianist, on a concert tour from Manhattan... more
Sep 23 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
Sep 23 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
Sep 23 2019 - 6:30pm
Intermediate French - Successful completion of Beginning French is required to register for this class 6:30-8:00pm Class meets 9/23, 10/7, 10/14, 10/21, 10/28 11/4 Registration Required $60.00 Mediascape Room
Sep 24 2019 - 9:30am
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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
Sep 24 2019 - 10:00am
Learn to Play Canasta Registration Required $60.00 Class meets 9/10, 9/17, 9/24, 10/1, 10/8, 10/15 Youth Services Teen Area Please contact Jayme X120 for assistance

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Time Items
All day
Sep 17 2019 - 9:15am to 10:00am
Sep 17 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Sep 17 2019 - 10:15am to 11:00am
Sep 17 2019 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Sep 17 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Sep 17 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Sep 17 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Sep 17 2019 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm