Discussions with Davis: Near to the Wild Heart

November 7, 2018

Thursday, November 8th, 7 pm - 8 pm: Book Discussion. Davis Schneiderman, Associate Dean of the Faculty and Professor of English at Lake Forest College, leads the discussion of Near to the Wild Heart by Clarice Lispector with translation by Alis...

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Get Ahead of the Competition

October 29, 2018

Look up 45 million U.S. businesses and 289 million consumers for your business, job hunting, or contact needs.

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Thank you, Friends

October 24, 2018

We appreciate our Friends! The Friends of the Highland Park Library generously donate their time and funds for the betterment of the library.  Through membership fees, Book Nook and Big Sale proceeds, and an annual membership appeal, the Friends ...

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Horror and Thriller Films Free on Kanopy

October 23, 2018

Just in time for Halloween KANOPY is offering a large collection of horror and thriller films. Including cornerstones of the genre such as George Romero's zombie classic Night of the Living Dead, Don Siegel's original 1956 McCarthy era allegory...

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4G LTE Mobile Hotspots are now available!

October 17, 2018

Mobile Hotspots are now available for checkout to all Highland Park Public Library cardholders ages 14 and up. This allows patrons to “check out” internet service from the Library — absolutely free. 

  • Compatible with most Wi-Fi-enabled de...

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October 16, 2018

The 1918 Influenza Epidemic claimed more lives than the medieval bubonic plague or the World War I battlefield. *  Dubbed the Spanish flu, there was nothing Iberian about this viral flu; now identified as an H1N1 virus.  Few were aware of the S...

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Discover Your Family's Story

October 16, 2018

Find ancestors in the complete set of U.S. Federal Census images from 1790-1940, including name indexes. In-Library use only.

When did those significant life changing events happen in your ancestors life? Search our Vital Records to fi...

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October 16, 2018

We are your neighborhood technology center.

  • Get help navigating that new gadget
  • Find a computer to use when yours is in for repair.
  • Access the latest technologies like 3D printing, augmented reality headsets, and mobile webcams
  • Use our Digita...

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Sunday film showings with Bob Coscarelli

October 14, 2018

Call me by your name (2017)

Bob Coscarelli will introduce the film and lead a discussion after the showing.

The event will take place on Sunday, October 14 at 2 p.m. in the Auditorium.

In 1983 Italy, Elio, a precocious 17-yeaer old (Timothé...

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Library Resources: Spotlight on RBDigital

October 11, 2018

Read digital editions of your favorite magazines with RBDigital. To check out magazines, log in with your library card number and then create a username and password. To download checked out issues to mobile devices, get the RBDigital app.


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