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Mindful Arts I: Mixed Media

2024-02-26 10:30:00 2024-02-26 12:30:00 America/Chicago Mindful Arts I: Mixed Media Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium

Monday, February 26
10:30am - 12:30pm

Add to Calendar 2024-02-26 10:30:00 2024-02-26 12:30:00 America/Chicago Mindful Arts I: Mixed Media Library U Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium

Highland Park Public Library

Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium

Library U

Course Description: Working with mixed media, this class will explore the art making that becomes available with accessible materials and a willingness to let art unfold organically. Using a process approach to art making and a journal for self-awareness, this class is designed to use the tools of art and writing to relieve stress, follow curiosity, and find ease. Starter mixed media art kit will be provided by instructor.

No experience necessary.

Class meets on 1/22, 1/29, 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26

Days: Mondays
Time: 10:30am-12:30pm
Cost: $60.00
Materials: Will be provided by instructor
Class Size: 10
Instructor: Saralina Kamholtz

Advance registration is required.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Library U |

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Phone: 847-432-0216

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Wed, Apr 24, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
New venue Highland Park Public Library - Brenner Room
Book Discussion. Davis Schneiderman, Executive Director of the Krebs Center for the Humanities and Professor of English at Lake Forest College, leads the discussion of Alice B. Toklas is Missing.

Wed, Apr 24, 7:30pm - 8:45pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
The city will be streaming the video of the City Council Meeting in the Auditorium from 7:30-8:45pm.

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

Thu, Apr 25, 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 25, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Meeting Room 8
Join Go Green HP to discuss Soil by Camille T. Dungy. Meet at the Library. Register to receive any updates.

Thu, Apr 25, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Library U
This event is full

Fri, Apr 26, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
City of Highland Park

Fri, Apr 26, 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.

Fri, Apr 26, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Join our 3D printing club!

Sat, Apr 27, 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, Apr 27, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Are you into crafting and DIYs?

Mon, Apr 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Join Miss Kelly in the Activity Room for a musical storytime! For ages 18 months - 3 years. Registration not required but space is limited. Check in at Youth desk starting at 10am.

Mon, Apr 29, 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 29, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Following the advent of electric light a little more than a century ago, we've transformed the world at night into a new environment. Learn what we have discovered and what we can do about this issue.

Tue, Apr 30, 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, Apr 30, 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 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Love Graphic Novels? Come talk about them!

Tue, Apr 30, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
The B&F Committee will meet in Heidi's office from 7-8pm

Wed, May 01, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Pick up your lotería card at the Youth Services desk. For families with children up to age 14.

Wed, May 01, 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, May 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Meeting Room 8
The Development committee will meet from 7-8pm in Meeting Room 8.

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Wed, May 01, 7:00pm - 7:55pm
Highland Park Public Library
The Development committee will meet from 7-8pm in Meeting Room 8.

Thu, May 02, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Pick up your lotería card at the Youth Services desk. For families with children up to age 14.

Thu, May 02, 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, May 02, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Library U

Thu, May 02, 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, May 02, 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, May 02, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Library U
This event is full

Thu, May 02, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Join us for a wine and book tasting event that will feature a selection of wines from local wine shop, Luna Rosa, each paired with a matching book, selected by a librarian.
This event is full

Fri, May 03, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Pick up your lotería card at the Youth Services desk. For families with children up to age 14.

Fri, May 03, 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, May 03, 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.

Sat, May 04, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Pick up your lotería card at the Youth Services desk. For families with children up to age 14.

Sat, May 04, 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, May 04, 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.

Sun, May 05, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Pick up your lotería card at the Youth Services desk. For families with children up to age 14.

Sun, May 05, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Bob Coscarelli, professor emeritus at College of Lake County, introduces the film and leads the discussion after the showing.

Mon, May 06, All day
Highland Park Public Library
There's lots of butterflies out this time of year--let's add some more! Create your own coffee filter butterfly. Pick up materials at the Youth Services Desk while supplies last. For ages 5-10.

Mon, May 06, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Pick up your lotería card at the Youth Services desk. For families with children up to age 14.

Mon, May 06, 9:30am - 10:30am
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Toddlers and caregivers, join us in the Activity Room for messy fun!

Mon, May 06, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Join us to play board games! Library staff will be available to help you choose a game and learn the rules!

Tue, May 07, All day
Highland Park Public Library
There's lots of butterflies out this time of year--let's add some more! Create your own coffee filter butterfly. Pick up materials at the Youth Services Desk while supplies last. For ages 5-10.

Tue, May 07, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Pick up your lotería card at the Youth Services desk. For families with children up to age 14.

Tue, May 07, 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, May 07, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Join us on Zoom for an event with Kal Penn, actor, writer, producer, and former Associate Director of the White House Office of Public Engagement. He is the author of "You Can't Be Serious."
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Wed, May 08, All day
Highland Park Public Library
There's lots of butterflies out this time of year--let's add some more! Create your own coffee filter butterfly. Pick up materials at the Youth Services Desk while supplies last. For ages 5-10.

Wed, May 08, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Pick up your lotería card at the Youth Services desk. For families with children up to age 14.

Thu, May 09, All day
Highland Park Public Library
There's lots of butterflies out this time of year--let's add some more! Create your own coffee filter butterfly. Pick up materials at the Youth Services Desk while supplies last. For ages 5-10.

Thu, May 09, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Pick up your lotería card at the Youth Services desk. For families with children up to age 14.

Thu, May 09, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Library U

Thu, May 09, 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, May 09, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Library U
This event is full

Thu, May 09, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Put on your jammies and join us for a fun family storytime featuring stories, songs, and more. Registration is not required, but space is limited. Check in at Youth Desk begins at 6 p.m.

Fri, May 10, All day
Highland Park Public Library
There's lots of butterflies out this time of year--let's add some more! Create your own coffee filter butterfly. Pick up materials at the Youth Services Desk while supplies last. For ages 5-10.

Fri, May 10, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Pick up your lotería card at the Youth Services desk. For families with children up to age 14.

Fri, May 10, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
New venue Highland Park Public Library - Adult Services
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.

Sat, May 11, All day
Highland Park Public Library
There's lots of butterflies out this time of year--let's add some more! Create your own coffee filter butterfly. Pick up materials at the Youth Services Desk while supplies last. For ages 5-10.

Sat, May 11, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Pick up your lotería card at the Youth Services desk. For families with children up to age 14.

Sat, May 11, 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, May 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Join us for a family storytime! Space is limited. Check in at Youth Services desk up to 30 minutes prior to start time.

Sat, May 11, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
The CSO violinist performs pieces including "Somewhere Over the Rainbow," "Summertime," "Amazing Grace," and "Lift Every Voice and Sing" interspersed with selected works by J.S. Bach.

Sun, May 12, All day
Highland Park Public Library
There's lots of butterflies out this time of year--let's add some more! Create your own coffee filter butterfly. Pick up materials at the Youth Services Desk while supplies last. For ages 5-10.

Sun, May 12, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Pick up your lotería card at the Youth Services desk. For families with children up to age 14.

Mon, May 13, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Pick up your lotería card at the Youth Services desk. For families with children up to age 14.

Mon, May 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
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, May 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
Highland Park Public Library
Join Miss Kelly in the Activity Room for a musical storytime! For ages 18 months - 3 years. Registration not required but space is limited. Check in at Youth desk starting at 10am.

Mon, May 13, 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, May 13, 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.

Tue, May 14, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Pick up your lotería card at the Youth Services desk. For families with children up to age 14.

Tue, May 14, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Local homeschool families meet up.

Tue, May 14, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Brenner Room
Join noted book discussion leader Judy Levin as she discusses 'The Heaven and Earth Grocery Store' by James McBride

Tue, May 14, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lobby
Representatives from Ravinia Festival will be at the Library with prizes, ticket giveaways, and information on the 2024 summer season! 

Tue, May 14, 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, May 15, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Pick up your lotería card at the Youth Services desk. For families with children up to age 14.

Wed, May 15, 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.

Thu, May 16, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Pick up your lotería card at the Youth Services desk. For families with children up to age 14.

Thu, May 16, 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, May 16, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Library U

Thu, May 16, 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, May 16, 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, May 16, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Library U
This event is full

Thu, May 16, 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, May 17, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Pick up your lotería card at the Youth Services desk. For families with children up to age 14.

Fri, May 17, 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, May 17, 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.

Sat, May 18, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Pick up your lotería card at the Youth Services desk. For families with children up to age 14.

Sat, May 18, 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, May 18, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Found a stash of puzzles while Spring cleaning? Bring them to the library! ¿Encontraste un montón de rompecabezas mientras hacías la limpieza de primavera? ¡Tráelos a la biblioteca!

Sun, May 19, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Pick up your lotería card at the Youth Services desk. For families with children up to age 14.

Mon, May 20, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Pick up your lotería card at the Youth Services desk. For families with children up to age 14.

Mon, May 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Commemorate the 60th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act as award-winning historian and actress Leslie Goddard portrays Lady Bird Johnson.

Mon, May 20, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lobby
 Representatives from Ravinia Festival will be at the Library with prizes, ticket giveaways, and information on the 2024 summer season! 

Mon, May 20, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Activity Room
Drop by the Activity Room for chess!

Mon, May 20, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Using fabric and paper scraps, we will make portraits inspired by artist Bisa Butler. ~~ Utilizando pedacitos de tela y papel, haremos retratos inspirados en la artista Bisa Butler.

Tue, May 21, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Pick up your lotería card at the Youth Services desk. For families with children up to age 14.

Tue, May 21, 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, May 21, 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, May 22, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Pick up your lotería card at the Youth Services desk. For families with children up to age 14.

Wed, May 22, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library - Lower-Level Meeting Room/Auditorium
Book Discussion. Davis Schneiderman, Executive Director of the Krebs Center for the Humanities and Professor of English at Lake Forest College, leads the discussion of Homo Deus by Yuval Noah Harari.

Thu, May 23, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Pick up your lotería card at the Youth Services desk. For families with children up to age 14.

Thu, May 23, 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, May 24, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Pick up your lotería card at the Youth Services desk. For families with children up to age 14.

Fri, May 24, 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.