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Halloween Railroad

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2021-10-30 09:00:00 2021-10-30 16:00:00 America/Chicago Halloween Railroad Highland Park Public Library

Saturday, October 30
9:00am - 4:00pm

Add to Calendar 2021-10-30 09:00:00 2021-10-30 16:00:00 America/Chicago Halloween Railroad Get in the spirit of Halloween with our Halloween Railroad! Highland Park Public Library

Get in the spirit of Halloween with our Halloween Railroad!

Families are invited to stop in and watch model trains travel around the “Spookytown” tracks, decorated with Halloween scenes and figures on Saturday October 30, from 9am-4pm. This Halloween-themed model railroad also features a special Thomas the Tank Engine track with Thomas, Percy, and Diesel. Kids are welcome to attend in costume! 

AGE GROUP: | Kids | Family |

EVENT TYPE: | Community |

TAGS: | Trains | Kids | Halloween | Family Fun |

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Thu, Jul 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
Highland Park Public Library
Let's rock! Join Miss Kelly in the activity room for a musical storytime where you can make lots of noise. Explore instruments, listen to stories, and sing along!
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Thu, Jul 07, 11:00am - 4:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
The Friends Book Sale will take place on Thursdays in the lower level lobby from 11am-4pm. Stock up on books and more

Thu, Jul 07, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Work in teams and have a blast improvising a silly story.

Thu, Jul 07, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Comic Bookclub meets on the first Thursday of every month at 7:30PM. Details on how to participate will be sent after registration. See the full description for discussion titles!
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Fri, Jul 08, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Drop by the Activity Room for some fun every Friday afternoon. No registration required.

Sat, Jul 09, 10:00am - 10:30am
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Join us for a bilingual family storytime! ¡Acompáñanos para un tiempo de cuentos familiar bilingüe!

Sat, Jul 09, 10:00am - 3:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Stock up on gently-used books, DVDs, CDs, and more. The Friends Book Sale will take place on Saturdays in the lower level lobby from 10am-3pm.

Mon, Jul 11, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Make your own jellyfish friend! Pick up a jellyfish craft kit at the Youth Services desk, while supplies last. For ages 5-14.

Mon, Jul 11, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Stop by the Activity Room and make your very own jellyfish friend. For ages 5-14. This program takes place in the Activity Room. No registration required.

Mon, Jul 11, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Put on your jammies and head on over to the library for a fun family storytime featuring stories, songs, and a take-home surprise!

Tue, Jul 12, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Make your own jellyfish friend! Pick up a jellyfish craft kit at the Youth Services desk, while supplies last. For ages 5-14.

Canceled
Tue, Jul 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
Highland Park Public Library
Read stories, sing songs, and more at this storytime, just for preschoolers and their caregiver! Program takes place in the Activity Room. Registration required. For ages 3 to 5 with ONE caregiver.

Tue, Jul 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Read stories, sing songs, and more at this storytime, just for preschoolers and their caregiver! Program takes place in the Activity Room. Registration required. For ages 3 to 5 with ONE caregiver.

Tue, Jul 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
7-8:30 PM On ZOOM

Tue, Jul 12, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Zoom
Try out recipes from each meeting's cookbook selection, then discuss your experience on Zoom with fellow foodies.

Wed, Jul 13, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Make your own jellyfish friend! Pick up a jellyfish craft kit at the Youth Services desk, while supplies last. For ages 5-14.

Wed, Jul 13, 11:00am - 11:45am
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Enjoy a magic show filled with humor, intrigue, and surprise! Event will take place in the Auditorium. All ages, children under 7 with an adult. Registration required.

Thu, Jul 14, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Make your own jellyfish friend! Pick up a jellyfish craft kit at the Youth Services desk, while supplies last. For ages 5-14.

Thu, Jul 14, 11:00am - 4:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
The Friends Book Sale will take place on Thursdays in the lower level lobby from 11am-4pm. Stock up on books and more

Fri, Jul 15, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Make your own jellyfish friend! Pick up a jellyfish craft kit at the Youth Services desk, while supplies last. For ages 5-14.

Fri, Jul 15, 10:00am - 10:30am
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Babies and their caregivers can enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs at this in-person storytime series.

Fri, Jul 15, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Drop by the Activity Room for some fun every Friday afternoon. No registration required.

Sat, Jul 16, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Make your own jellyfish friend! Pick up a jellyfish craft kit at the Youth Services desk, while supplies last. For ages 5-14.

Sat, Jul 16, 10:00am - 3:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Stock up on gently-used books, DVDs, CDs, and more. The Friends Book Sale will take place on Saturdays in the lower level lobby from 10am-3pm.

Sun, Jul 17, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Make your own jellyfish friend! Pick up a jellyfish craft kit at the Youth Services desk, while supplies last. For ages 5-14.

Mon, Jul 18, 9:30am - 11:00am
Highland Park Public Library
Toddlers and caregivers, join us outside the library for messy fun!

Mon, Jul 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Sister Cities Meeting

Tue, Jul 19, 10:00am - 11:45am
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
9:30-11:15am in the Auditorium

Tue, Jul 19, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Stop by the library and learn about tattoos!

Thu, Jul 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Highland Park Public Library
Let's rock! Join Miss Kelly in the activity room for a musical storytime where you can make lots of noise. Explore instruments, listen to stories, and sing along!
This event is full

Thu, Jul 21, 11:00am - 4:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
The Friends Book Sale will take place on Thursdays in the lower level lobby from 11am-4pm. Stock up on books and more

Thu, Jul 21, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
A Memory Cafe is a safe space and social gathering place for individuals and loved ones or caregivers who live with memory loss, mild cognitive impairment, early Alzheimers, or other dementias.

Fri, Jul 22, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Drop by the Activity Room for some fun every Friday afternoon. No registration required.

Sat, Jul 23, 10:00am - 3:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Stock up on gently-used books, DVDs, CDs, and more. The Friends Book Sale will take place on Saturdays in the lower level lobby from 10am-3pm.

Mon, Jul 25, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Explore colors and shapes as you create geometric patterns with your own set of tangram tiles!

Tue, Jul 26, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Explore colors and shapes as you create geometric patterns with your own set of tangram tiles!

Canceled
Tue, Jul 26, 10:00am - 10:30am
Highland Park Public Library
Read stories, sing songs, and more at this storytime, just for preschoolers and their caregiver! Program takes place in the Activity Room. Registration required. For ages 3 to 5 with ONE caregiver.

Tue, Jul 26, 10:00am - 10:30am
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Read stories, sing songs, and more at this storytime, just for preschoolers and their caregiver! Program takes place in the Activity Room. Registration required. For ages 3 to 5 with ONE caregiver.

Tue, Jul 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Love to read? Always looking for book recommendations? Meet fellow bibliophiles at Readers' Round Table! Join us in the Lower Level Meeting Room or register for Zoom login information.

Tue, Jul 26, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
¿Hablas español? Join us for Spanish Conversation where we discuss topics related to Spanish language, current events, literature, film, history, music, art, and culture.
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Tue, Jul 26, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Estate Planning Toolbox

Tue, Jul 26, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Zoom
Try out recipes from each meeting's cookbook selection, then discuss your experience on Zoom with fellow foodies.

Wed, Jul 27, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Explore colors and shapes as you create geometric patterns with your own set of tangram tiles!

Wed, Jul 27, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Explore colors and shapes as you create geometric patterns with our giant-size set of tangram tiles.

Wed, Jul 27, 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 Concrete Island by J.G. Ballard.
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Thu, Jul 28, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Explore colors and shapes as you create geometric patterns with your own set of tangram tiles!

Thu, Jul 28, 11:00am - 4:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
The Friends Book Sale will take place on Thursdays in the lower level lobby from 11am-4pm. Stock up on books and more

Fri, Jul 29, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Explore colors and shapes as you create geometric patterns with your own set of tangram tiles!

Fri, Jul 29, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Drop by the Activity Room for some fun every Friday afternoon. No registration required.

Sat, Jul 30, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Explore colors and shapes as you create geometric patterns with your own set of tangram tiles!

Sat, Jul 30, 10:00am - 3:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Stock up on gently-used books, DVDs, CDs, and more. The Friends Book Sale will take place on Saturdays in the lower level lobby from 10am-3pm.

Sun, Jul 31, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Explore colors and shapes as you create geometric patterns with your own set of tangram tiles!

Tue, Aug 02, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lobby
Outreach

Thu, Aug 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Highland Park Public Library
Let's rock! Join Miss Kelly in the activity room for a musical storytime where you can make lots of noise. Explore instruments, listen to stories, and sing along!
This event is full

Thu, Aug 04, 11:00am - 4:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
The Friends Book Sale will take place on Thursdays in the lower level lobby from 11am-4pm. Stock up on books and more

Fri, Aug 05, 10:00am - 10:30am
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Babies and their caregivers can enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs at this in-person storytime series.

Fri, Aug 05, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Drop by the Activity Room for some fun every Friday afternoon. No registration required.

Sat, Aug 06, 10:00am - 10:30am
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Join us for a bilingual family storytime! ¡Acompáñanos para un tiempo de cuentos familiar bilingüe!

Sat, Aug 06, 10:00am - 3:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Stock up on gently-used books, DVDs, CDs, and more. The Friends Book Sale will take place on Saturdays in the lower level lobby from 10am-3pm.