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Christmas Eve

2023-12-24 00:00:00 2023-12-24 23:59:00 America/Chicago Christmas Eve Highland Park Public Library -

Sunday, December 24
All day

Add to Calendar 2023-12-24 00:00:00 2023-12-24 23:59:00 America/Chicago Christmas Eve Library is Closed Highland Park Public Library -

Library is Closed

AGE GROUP: | Teens | Kids | Family | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Holiday |

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Highland Park Public Library

Phone: 847-432-0216

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About the library

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Upcoming events

Tue, Mar 05, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Join us on Tuesdays for your semi-monthly rendezvous with technology.

Tue, Mar 05, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
¿Hablas español? Join us for Spanish Conversation - Participe en el grupo de conversación en español.

Tue, Mar 05, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Meeting Room 8
Memoir Writing 6:30-8:30pm in Meeting Room 8
Registration is now closed

Wed, Mar 06, 11:00am - 9:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
The library will open at 11am on the first Wednesday of each month for staff meetings except December.

Thu, Mar 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Join Miss Kelly in the Activity Room for a musical storytime where you can make lots of noise. For ages 18 months - 3 years. Registration not required but space is limited. Check in at Youth desk.

Thu, Mar 07, 11:00am - 4:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
The Friends of the Library's used book sale will take place on Thursdays in the lower-level lobby from 11am-4pm. Venta de libros los jueves en el vestíbulo del nivel inferior de 11am a 4pm.

Thu, Mar 07, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Join Miss Kelly in the Activity Room for a musical storytime where you can make lots of noise. For ages 18 months - 3 years. Registration not required but space is limited. Check in at Youth desk.

Thu, Mar 07, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Library U
This event is full

Thu, Mar 07, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Join us for our annual Night at the Oscars when Michael Phillips, "Chicago Tribune" film critic, discusses the Academy Awards.

Thu, Mar 07, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Meeting Room 8
The B&F Commitee will meet from 7-8pm in Meeting Room 8

Fri, Mar 08, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Join our 3D printing club!
This event is full

Sat, Mar 09, 9:30am - 1:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
The Friends of the Library's used book sale will take place on Saturdays in the lower-level lobby from 9:30am-1:30pm. Venta de libros los jueves en el vestíbulo del nivel inferior de 9:30am a 1:30pm.

Sat, Mar 09, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Explore sensory bins with your little ones! Sensory play allows kids to connect ideas with concrete experiences, strengthen neural pathways, and build motor skills.

Mon, Mar 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Read stories, sing songs, & more at this storytime, just for preschoolers and their caregiver! **Registration not required but space is limited. Check in begins at Youth Services desk at 9:30 am.

Mon, Mar 11, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Come and play some tabletop board games at the Library. Bring your own favorite games and share or just enjoy games that others bring and games from the Library's growing collection.

Mon, Mar 11, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Meeting Room 8
Library U
Registration is now closed

Tue, Mar 12, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Local homeschool families meet up.

Tue, Mar 12, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Brenner Room
Join noted book discussion leader Judy Levin as she discusses 'A Fever in the Heartland' by Timothy Egan.

Tue, Mar 12, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
¿Hablas español? Join us for Spanish Conversation - Participe en el grupo de conversación en español.

Tue, Mar 12, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Poetry Writing will take place on ZOOM
Registration is now closed

Tue, Mar 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Meeting Room 8
The Development committee will meet from 7-8pm in Meeting Room 8.

Wed, Mar 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Book Match for 6-8th grade

Wed, Mar 13, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lobby
Join us at the library to learn about College Bound Opportunities! ¡Visite la biblioteca para obtener más información sobre la organización, College Bound Opportunities!

Thu, Mar 14, 11:00am - 4:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
The Friends of the Library's used book sale will take place on Thursdays in the lower-level lobby from 11am-4pm. Venta de libros los jueves en el vestíbulo del nivel inferior de 11am a 4pm.

Thu, Mar 14, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Library U
This event is full

Fri, Mar 15, 10:00am - 10:30am
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Registration not required but space is limited. Check in at the Youth Services desk up to 30 min. prior to start time. Ages 0 - 18 months.

Fri, Mar 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Step into the world of 3D printing and get started with this hands-on program where you will be able to explore the basics of 3D modeling to create your own designs.

Fri, Mar 15, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Registration not required but space is limited. Check in at the Youth Services desk up to 30 min. prior to start time. Ages 0 - 18 months.

Fri, Mar 15, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Bring a fiber arts project you're working on and connect with other crafters in the area. ~~ Traiga un proyecto de artes de fibra en el que esté trabajando y conéctese con otros artesanos.

Sun, Mar 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
?Garden for Wildlife? is a family-friendly resource fair. Hosted by Habitat Highland Park and Moraine Township.

Mon, Mar 18, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Library U

Mon, Mar 18, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
This group is for adults with intellectual, developmental or cognitive disabilities, run in conjunction with local groups. We listen to and discuss a short story each session.

Mon, Mar 18, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Drop by the Activity Room for chess!

Mon, Mar 18, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
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.

Mon, Mar 18, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Meeting Room 8
Library U
Registration is now closed

Tue, Mar 19, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Join us on Tuesdays for your semi-monthly rendezvous with technology.

Tue, Mar 19, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
¿Hablas español? Join us for Spanish Conversation - Participe en el grupo de conversación en español.

Tue, Mar 19, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Meeting Room 8
Memoir Writing 6:30-8:30pm in Meeting Room 8
Registration is now closed

Tue, Mar 19, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
The Library Board of Trustees regularly meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m., except where indicated otherwise.

Wed, Mar 20, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Meeting Room 8
Library U

Wed, Mar 20, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Meeting Room 3
Drop in to grab a snack and craft! Join us in the library in Meeting Room #3. ~ ~ ¡Ven por una botana y a hacer manualidades! Ven a la sala de reuniones #3.

Wed, Mar 20, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Brenner Room
Book Discussion. Davis Schneiderman, Provost and Dean of the Faculty and Professor of English at Lake Forest College, leads the discussion of How to Say Babylon: A Memoir by Safiya Sinclair.

Wed, Mar 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual - Zoom
Join us on Zoom for a special event with Ruth E. Carter, two-time Academy Award-winning costume designer.
Register

Thu, Mar 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Join Miss Kelly in the Activity Room for a musical storytime where you can make lots of noise. For ages 18 months - 3 years. Registration not required but space is limited. Check in at Youth desk.

Thu, Mar 21, 11:00am - 4:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
The Friends of the Library's used book sale will take place on Thursdays in the lower-level lobby from 11am-4pm. Venta de libros los jueves en el vestíbulo del nivel inferior de 11am a 4pm.

Thu, Mar 21, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Join Miss Kelly in the Activity Room for a musical storytime where you can make lots of noise. For ages 18 months - 3 years. Registration not required but space is limited. Check in at Youth desk.

Thu, Mar 21, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Library U
This event is full

Thu, Mar 21, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Graphic novel fans in grades 1 - 3, join us for discussion, fun activities, and unique crafts as we share the best, the worst, and everything in between of graphic novels. Registration required.

Thu, Mar 21, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Meeting Room 4
Library U

Thu, Mar 21, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Named one of the most-anticipated books of 2024 by "Entertainment Weekly," "Chicago Review of Books," "Elle," the "Today Show," and more.

Canceled
Fri, Mar 22, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Blood Drive 10am-4pm in the LL Meeting Room.

Fri, Mar 22, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Donate blood with Vitalant and get some sweet rewards! ¡Done sangre con Vitalant y gane premios dulces!

Fri, Mar 22, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Join our 3D printing club!
Registration opens Monday, March 11 2024 at 9:00am

Sat, Mar 23, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Are you into crafting and DIYs?

Mon, Mar 25, 10:00am - 10:30am
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Read stories, sing songs, & more at this storytime, just for preschoolers and their caregiver! **Registration not required but space is limited. Check in begins at Youth Services desk at 9:30 am.

Mon, Mar 25, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Library U

Tue, Mar 26, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Join us for some scientific fun. We'll have stations for science, technology, engineering, art, and math. This program will be in the Activity Room and is for grades K-5. No registration required.

Tue, Mar 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Meeting Room 8
Love to read? Always looking for book recommendations? Meet fellow bibliophiles at Readers' Round Table! Join us in Room #8.

Tue, Mar 26, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
¿Hablas español? Join us for Spanish Conversation - Participe en el grupo de conversación en español.

Tue, Mar 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Love Graphic Novels? Come talk about them!

Tue, Mar 26, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Poetry Writing will take place on ZOOM
Registration is now closed

Tue, Mar 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
The Friends will meet at 7pm in the Meeting Room

Wed, Mar 27, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Meeting Room 8
Library U

Thu, Mar 28, 11:00am - 4:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
The Friends of the Library's used book sale will take place on Thursdays in the lower-level lobby from 11am-4pm. Venta de libros los jueves en el vestíbulo del nivel inferior de 11am a 4pm.

Thu, Mar 28, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Library U
This event is full

Thu, Mar 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Explore with dirt! Drop by the Activity Room to plant a seed, discover soil's layers, and more. For ages 5 to 8.

Thu, Mar 28, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Meeting Room 4
Library U

Thu, Mar 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
The Road Was Home Presented by Jamie Poorman

Fri, Mar 29, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Ever wondered what the inside of a Pokéball looks like? Join us in the Activity Room to create your own unique Pokémon home. For ages 7-10 and registration is required.

Fri, Mar 29, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Get creative on a tiny canvas! We'll provide the materials, you provide the inspiration! Registration required. Program takes place in the Activity Room.

Fri, Mar 29, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Bring a fiber arts project you're working on and connect with other crafters in the area. ~~ Traiga un proyecto de artes de fibra en el que esté trabajando y conéctese con otros artesanos.

Sun, Mar 31, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Easter

Mon, Apr 01, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Library U

Mon, Apr 01, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
This group is for adults with intellectual, developmental or cognitive disabilities, run in conjunction with local groups. We listen to and discuss a short story each session.

Mon, Apr 01, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
The B&G Committee will meet from 6-7pm in the Director's office.

Mon, Apr 01, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Meeting Room 8
Library U
Registration is now closed

Tue, Apr 02, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
¿Hablas español? Join us for Spanish Conversation - Participe en el grupo de conversación en español.

Tue, Apr 02, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Meeting Room 8
Memoir Writing 6:30-8:30pm in Meeting Room 8
Registration is now closed

Tue, Apr 02, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
The O&P Committee will meet from 7-8pm in the Director's office.

Wed, Apr 03, 11:00am - 9:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
The library will open at 11am on the first Wednesday of each month for staff meetings except December.

Wed, Apr 03, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Meeting Room 8
Library U

Wed, Apr 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual - Zoom
Dr. Grandin is one of the world's most accomplished and well-known adults with autism and has been at the forefront of research and activism for autism and neurodiversity for decades.
Register

Thu, Apr 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Join Miss Kelly in the Activity Room for a musical storytime where you can make lots of noise. For ages 18 months - 3 years. Registration not required but space is limited. Check in at Youth desk.

Thu, Apr 04, 11:00am - 4:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
The Friends of the Library's used book sale will take place on Thursdays in the lower-level lobby from 11am-4pm. Venta de libros los jueves en el vestíbulo del nivel inferior de 11am a 4pm.

Thu, Apr 04, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Join Miss Kelly in the Activity Room for a musical storytime where you can make lots of noise. For ages 18 months - 3 years. Registration not required but space is limited. Check in at Youth desk.

Thu, Apr 04, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Library U
This event is full

Thu, Apr 04, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Meeting Room 4
Library U