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Grab&Go Wobbly Penguins

Ages 5 to 14

2023-12-18 00:00:00 2023-12-18 23:59:00 America/Chicago Grab&Go Wobbly Penguins Highland Park Public Library -

Monday, December 18
All day

Add to Calendar 2023-12-18 00:00:00 2023-12-18 23:59:00 America/Chicago Grab&Go Wobbly Penguins The weather outside is frightful, but it's perfect for penguins! Highland Park Public Library -

The weather outside is frightful, but it's perfect for penguins!

Create a paper penguin, then tap its side to watch it wobble!  Pick up your kit at the Youth Services desk while supplies last. You will need scissors, glue, and markers at home.

AGE GROUP: | Teens | Kids | Family |

EVENT TYPE: | Crafting |

TAGS: | grab and go |

Highland Park Public Library

Phone: 847-432-0216

Hours
About the library

Opening doors to information and imagination.

 

 

Upcoming events

Canceled
Sat, Dec 09, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Middle School Room
Highland Park High School's award-winning robotics team will be doing a robotics demonstration and guiding participants through the fundamentals of building, programming, and handling robots.

Mon, Dec 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, Dec 11, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Library U
Registration is now closed

Mon, Dec 11, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Join in to listen to and discuss a short story each session. This group is for adults with intellectual, developmental or cognitive disabilities, run in conjunction with local groups.

Mon, Dec 11, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Paint a unique box for all your trinkets! Grades 4th-8th. Registration required.

Mon, Dec 11, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Game Night! 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.

Rescheduled
Tue, Dec 12, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
New date Tuesday, December 12, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Local homeschool families meet up.

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

Tue, Dec 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, Dec 12, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Meeting Room 8
Library U
Registration is now closed

Wed, Dec 13, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Adult Services,Meeting Room 2
Come craft with us and meet our new Social Services Coordinator. ~~~ Ven a hacer manualidades con nosotros y conoce a nuestra nueva Coordinadora de Servicios Sociales.

Wed, Dec 13, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Meeting Room 8
Library U
Registration is now closed

Thu, Dec 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, Dec 14, 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.

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

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

Sat, Dec 16, All day
Virtual - YouTube
Watch a performance on YouTube of "The Nutcracker" performed by the United Kingdom's internationally renowned Royal Ballet.
Register

Sat, Dec 16, 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.

Sat, Dec 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Join us for a performance of traditional Chinese music by multi-instrumentalist Kerry Leung!

Sun, Dec 17, All day
Virtual - YouTube
Watch a performance on YouTube of "The Nutcracker" performed by the United Kingdom's internationally renowned Royal Ballet.
Register

Mon, Dec 18, All day
Highland Park Public Library
The weather outside is frightful, but it's perfect for penguins!

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

Mon, Dec 18, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
New venue Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Do you know how to knit or crochet? Join us at the Library for a knitting circle and make a hat for donation!

Tue, Dec 19, All day
Highland Park Public Library
The weather outside is frightful, but it's perfect for penguins!

Tue, Dec 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, Dec 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Love Graphic Novels? Come talk about them!
This event is full

Tue, Dec 19, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
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, Dec 20, All day
Highland Park Public Library
The weather outside is frightful, but it's perfect for penguins!

Wed, Dec 20, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Join Us for a Movie Night - The Grinch

Thu, Dec 21, All day
Highland Park Public Library
The weather outside is frightful, but it's perfect for penguins!

Thu, Dec 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, Dec 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, Dec 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, Dec 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, Dec 22, All day
Highland Park Public Library
The weather outside is frightful, but it's perfect for penguins!

Fri, Dec 22, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Join our 3D printing club! You will be able to create your own designs. Ages 9 to 12.
This event is full

Sat, Dec 23, All day
Highland Park Public Library
The weather outside is frightful, but it's perfect for penguins!

Sun, Dec 24, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Library is Closed

Mon, Dec 25, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Library is Closed

Tue, Dec 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.

Wed, Dec 27, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Bored? Feeling crafty? Stop by the Youth Services Activity Room and make something creative! We?ll have different DIY crafts to choose from. Program runs until 6pm or while supplies last.

Thu, Dec 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.

Fri, Dec 29, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Join us for a different fairy tale every time and activities to see who can solve the problem better. Registration required. Program will take place in the Activity Room and is for grades k-5.

Sun, Dec 31, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Library is Closed

Mon, Jan 01, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
New Year's Day

Tue, Jan 02, 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, Jan 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.

Wed, Jan 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, Jan 03, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Join Us for a film screening of Puss in Boots: The Last Wish

Thu, Jan 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, Jan 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.

Fri, Jan 05, 10:00am - 10:30am
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Registration is not required yet space is limited. Check in at the Youth Services desk up to 30 min. prior to start time. For ages 0-18 months.

Fri, Jan 05, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Registration is not required yet space is limited. Check in at the Youth Services desk up to 30 min. prior to start time. For ages 0-18 months.

Fri, Jan 05, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Try our scavenger hunt with a twist...the clues are in English and Spanish! Stop by the Activity Room for your hunt sheet.