Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth

October 11, 2017

Reading Level: Grade 3-6

Ever since his grandfather was taken away, Prez Mellows has cycled in and out of foster homes.  He had just been welcomed by the Blythe family for a summer stay at their farm, when a kilt wearing alien shows up at the...

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Get Excited for Fall @ the Library

September 21, 2017

Monday, September 11th: Kids ages 3-6 and a caregiver are invited to explore Life in a Pond with our friends from the Park District of Highland Park! The program starts @ 10:45am in the Library meeting room, no registration required!

Thursday, S...

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LISTEN- Note for Note Podcast Episode Two

September 18, 2017

This episode features an interview with Highland Park resident and owner of the Sirens Records, Steven B. Dolins.

 

Events featured in this podcast:

Sunday, September 24th, 2 pm- Erwin Helfer
Saturday, November 4th, 2 pm- Pastor Donald Gay

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Online Magazines

August 24, 2017

Convenient, easy to use, and free. Check out the list of online magazines available from RBdigital.

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Introducing LIBBY — to manage your ematerials

August 15, 2017

Libby streamlines the functions of the original Overdrive app and makes the process of finding, downloading and reading e-books and e-audiobooks a bit easier! You can bring your tablet or phone to the Library and we’ll help you get started with ...

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Lollapalooza Artists Available Right Now On Hoopla

August 15, 2017

So many of your favorite bands and musicians from the 2017 Lollapalooza lineup are available right now on Hoopla! All you need is a Highland Park library card to stream music on your smart phone or computer.

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Fire Prevention, By Lyman Barstow McBride, October 1920

October 21, 1920

reprinted from the October 21, 1920 Highland Park Press 

"Fire prevention day is a very good thing, it will remind the people not to be so careless.  Matches should be kept out of reach children and should be kept in an iron box.  There should...

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