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Readers' Round Table

A Virtual Event

2020-07-21 14:00:00 2020-07-21 15:00:00 America/Chicago Readers' Round Table Virtual Event

Tuesday, July 21
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2020-07-21 14:00:00 2020-07-21 15:00:00 America/Chicago Readers' Round Table 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. Virtual 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.

No assigned book to discuss, just a lively conversation on what you have been reading lately. 

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Lecture & Discussion | Books & Authors |

TAGS: | Virtual Event | Readers' Round Table |

Highland Park Public Library

Phone: 847-432-0216

Hours
About the library

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Upcoming events

Sat, Dec 05, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Trouble with technology? Bring your questions to this virtual event, from library resources such as Libby and Hoopla to organizing files and photos, our tech experts will help you get answers.

Sun, Dec 06, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Join us to show off your tech and film knowledge and learn new fun facts! Make sure to have pen and paper ready to write down your answers. This is a virtual event and registration is required.

Mon, Dec 07, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Book Discussion. Davis Schneiderman, Provost and Dean of the Faculty and Professor of English at Lake Forest College, leads the discussion of On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong.

Tue, Dec 08, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
What is your story? Your life experience is the story that only you can tell. Examples of successful memoirs are discussed as well as techniques for organizing your thoughts and putting them on paper.

Tue, Dec 08, 7:00pm - 7:15pm
Highland Park Public Library
NEW, EARLIER TIME! Preschoolers can put on your jammies, grab your favorite stuffed friend, & settle down for goodnight stories with Miss Deena via Zoom. Registration is required.

Tue, Dec 08, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
The Library Board of Trustees regularly meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m., except where indicated otherwise. This month's board meeting will be held on Zoom.

Wed, Dec 09, 3:00pm - 3:20pm
Highland Park Public Library
Sing along to some silly songs with Miss Kelly! For even more fun, play along with your own instruments, real or homemade!

Wed, Dec 09, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Event - Zoom Event
Join us as we talk about the games we are currently playing, the best games to buy for the holidays, gaming gift ideas, and our picks for best of the year! Register for an invitation.

Thu, Dec 10, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Preschoolers and siblings are invited to enjoy two stories and create a craft along with Miss Deena. We will be meeting on Zoom. Registration required.

Thu, Dec 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Learn how to use Microsoft PowerPoint to create and edit slideshow presentations. Discover tips and tricks to format and present your slideshow.

Thu, Dec 10, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Event - Zoom Event
This class is designed for students who have at least 3 years of HS Spanish or college level Spanish, and it will be conducted entirely in Spanish with emphasis on speaking, listening, and reading.

Fri, Dec 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Highland Park Public Library
Preschoolers and siblings are invited to enjoy great stories, puppets, flannel boards, music, and activities that foster pre-reading skills and encourage a love of books. Registration required.

Fri, Dec 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Learn Microsoft Word Basics, such as menus, formatting, inserting pictures, and saving documents. Please note we will use office365 for this program.

Fri, Dec 11, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Do you know the difference between gillyweed and bubotubers? Are you polishing off your Patronus charm? Bring your History of Magic textbook to this virtual trivia event! For students in grades 3-5.

Fri, Dec 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Do you know the difference between gillyweed and bubotubers? Are you polishing off your Patronus charm? Bring your History of Magic textbook to this virtual trivia event! For students in grades 6-8.

Sun, Dec 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Learn Excel basics such as formulas and sorting to create spreadsheets. Please note we will use office365 for this program.

Mon, Dec 14, 11:00am - 7:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Get ready for snow by making your very own snowy owl companion! Pick up your Grab & Go craft kit at the Grab & Go downstairs, while supplies last.

Mon, Dec 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Learn how to navigate Google Calendar, to create and organize events. Discover tips and tricks to take full advantage of offered features.

Tue, Dec 15, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Need help with starting or running your small business? Talk with SCORE!

Tue, Dec 15, 11:00am - 7:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Get ready for snow by making your very own snowy owl companion! Pick up your Grab & Go craft kit at the Grab & Go downstairs, while supplies last.

Tue, Dec 15, 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, Dec 15, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
What is your story? Your life experience is the story that only you can tell. Examples of successful memoirs are discussed as well as techniques for organizing your thoughts and putting them on paper.

Tue, Dec 15, 7:00pm - 7:15pm
Highland Park Public Library
Put on your jammies and grab your favorite stuffed buddy! Settle in for some bedtime stories and songs with Miss Kelly.

Tue, Dec 15, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Try out recipes from each meeting's cookbook selection, then discuss your experience on Zoom with fellow foodies.

Wed, Dec 16, 11:00am - 7:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Get ready for snow by making your very own snowy owl companion! Pick up your Grab & Go craft kit at the Grab & Go downstairs, while supplies last.

Wed, Dec 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Learn how you can use Hoopla to stream and download movies, TV shows, music, and audiobooks. Please note that a Highland Park Public Library card is required to access Hoopla.

Wed, Dec 16, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual Event - Zoom
Chicago Tribune's Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist Mary Schmich discusses her book, a collection of her columns.
Register

Thu, Dec 17, 11:00am - 7:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Get ready for snow by making your very own snowy owl companion! Pick up your Grab & Go craft kit at the Grab & Go downstairs, while supplies last.

Thu, Dec 17, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Preschoolers and siblings are invited to enjoy two stories and create a craft along with Miss Melaina. We will be meeting on Zoom. Registration required.

Thu, Dec 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Learn how to use online templates in word to create and edit various types of formats. Discover tips and tricks to speed up your word processing workflow.

Thu, Dec 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Event - Zoom Event
This class is designed for students who have at least 3 years of HS Spanish or college level Spanish, and it will be conducted entirely in Spanish with emphasis on speaking, listening, and reading.

Fri, Dec 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Highland Park Public Library
Preschoolers and siblings are invited to enjoy great stories, puppets, flannel boards, music, and activities that foster pre-reading skills and encourage a love of books. Registration required.

Fri, Dec 18, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Get ready for snow by making your very own snowy owl companion! Pick up your Grab & Go craft kit at the Grab & Go downstairs, while supplies last.

Fri, Dec 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Learn how to navigate Google Drive, a cloud-based online storage solution to upload and backup documents and access them anywhere. Please note that a Google account is required to use Google Drive.
This event is full

Sat, Dec 19, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Get ready for snow by making your very own snowy owl companion! Pick up your Grab & Go craft kit at the Grab & Go downstairs, while supplies last.

Sun, Dec 20, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Get ready for snow by making your very own snowy owl companion! Pick up your Grab & Go craft kit at the Grab & Go downstairs, while supplies last.

Mon, Dec 21, 11:00am - 11:30am
- Zoom Event
Join Miss Melaina and her friend Thor for a special live storytime all about dogs! You've seen Thor sleep through storytimes during Storytime with Thor, but what will he do when the storytime is live?

Tue, Dec 22, 7:00pm - 7:15pm
Highland Park Public Library
Put on your jammies and grab your favorite stuffed buddy! Settle in for some bedtime stories and songs with Miss Kelly.

Wed, Dec 23, 3:00pm - 3:20pm
Highland Park Public Library
Sing along to some silly songs with Miss Kelly! For even more fun, play along with your own instruments, real or homemade!

Rescheduled
Thu, Dec 24, 1:00pm - 9:00pm
New date Thursday, December 24, 3:00pm - 9:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
The Library will close at 1 p.m. today.

Thu, Dec 24, 3:00pm - 9:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
The Library will close at 1 p.m. today.

Fri, Dec 25, All day
Highland Park Public Library
The Library is closed today.

Sun, Dec 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Discover how to use advanced functions in PowerPoint to create interactive slideshows that include slide effects, timing, and animations.

Mon, Dec 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Learn how to use Google Forms to create, build and edit online forms. Discover tips and tricks to publish, share and collect data. Please note that a Google account is required to use Google Forms.

Tue, Dec 29, 7:00pm - 7:15pm
Highland Park Public Library
Put on your jammies and grab your favorite stuffed buddy! Settle in for some bedtime stories and songs with Miss Kelly.

Tue, Dec 29, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Try out recipes from each meeting's cookbook selection, then discuss your experience on Zoom with fellow foodies.

Wed, Dec 30, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Blast your winter blues away with Boredom Blitz Bingo!

Thu, Dec 31, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Highland Park Public Library
Party with us on Zoom! Registration required.

Rescheduled
Thu, Dec 31, 1:00pm - 9:00pm
New date Thursday, December 31, 3:00pm - 9:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
The Library closes at 1 p.m. today.

Thu, Dec 31, 3:00pm - 9:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
The Library closes at 1 p.m. today.