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October 25, 2017

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Film discussion with Dick Adler: Children Act (2017)

June 12, 2019

Join film instructor Dick Adler for an in-depth discussion about the film The Children Act (2017). The program will take place on Wednesday, June 12, at 7 p.m. in the Auditorium. 

London High Court Judge Fiona Maye (Emma Thompson) presides ove...

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Note for Note Music Series: Goran Ivanovic Trio

June 1, 2019

The Highland Park Public Library is proud to present Croatian born Guitarist Goran Ivanovic as part of our Note for Note music series. Goran and his group incorporate Balkan sounds and European classical music with jazz and flamenco. He will b...

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Film discussion with Dick Adler - Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018)

May 15, 2019

Join Dick Adler for a discussion about Can You Ever Forgive Me (2018) on Wednesday, May 15, at 7 p.m. in the Auditorium

The story is based on the memoirs of Lee Israel, a best-selling author from the 1970s and '80s. When she realized that she ...

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Do you have a business that is located in Highland Park?

May 6, 2019

If you own a business located in Highland Park you are eligible to receive a Small Business Owner Library Card.

Here are some of the benefits you get from using your Small Business Owner Library Card.

1.  Professional Development


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Note for Note Music Series: Opera and Musical Theater Gems

May 5, 2019

Northwestern University's Bienen School of Music students will present a program of arias and ensembles from opera and musical theater, which will include selections by Gilbert & Sullivan, Puccini, Rossini, Mozart, Sorozábal, Rogers & Hammerstei...

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We Have What You Have Been Asking For!

April 26, 2019

We have had many requests to add a miniDV player to our Digital Media Lab for digitizing projects.  So, after some searching we have gotten a Panosonic Leica MiniDV camera!  Just like our VCR and Video8 camera you can use the Elgato Video Captur...

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Tree City USA

April 26, 2019

"An Act to encourage the planting of trees” became law June 10, 1887 in the State of Illinois.* The first Arbor Day was held the next year, April 22, 1888.*

The earliest recorded plantation events took place in Spain in the 16th century; the ...

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National Volunteer Month

April 24, 2019

April is National Volunteer Month! For ideas on how to get involved, see our book display in the lobby through the end of April. Your service project can be one of the 150 (or more!) celebrating the 150th anniversary of Highland Park.

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2019 Pulitzer Prize Winners

April 16, 2019

The Pulitzer Prize Winners were announced on April 15, 2019.



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