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October 25, 2017
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January 30, 2019
Join Dick Adler for a discussion about the film Searching (2018). The event will take place on Wednednesday, January 30, at 7 p.m. in the Auditorium.
After David Kim's sixteen-year-old daughter goes missing, a local investigation is opened and a ...
January 20, 2019
Harold and Maude (1971)
On Sunday January 20th at 2:00 PM join Bob Coscarelli for the first film in his series on dark comedies. He will introduce the film and lead a discussion after the showing.
Harold (Bud Cort) is a wealthy young man obs...
January 16, 2019
Online, one can find sophisticated recipes, refined and tested at prestigious institutions like the Milk Street Cooking School, or pinned and posted on various sites by people and communities.
The cookbook evolved from recipes on palimps...
December 6, 2018
In the last installment of the series of coming of age films, Bob Coscarelli introduces Rebel without a Cause (1955) and leads a discussion after the showing. This program will take place on Sunday December 16th at 2 P.M in the Auditorium.
December 5, 2018
The Note for Note music series is proud to present the Lapis Trio. This acoustic group features the compositions of Chicago based jazz guitarist Casey Nielsen, the Lapis Trio draws on his study of the classical guitar and modern jazz. Their ...
November 28, 2018
Join Dick Adler on Wednesday, November 28th at 7 p.m. for an insightful discussion about the film..
This acclaimed film from Palme D'or winning director Cristian Mungiu (4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 days ) follows a doctor (Adrian ...
November 25, 2018
October Sky (1999)
Bob Coscarelli introduces the film and leads a discussion after the showing.
The film is based on the true story of former NASA engineer Homer Hickam Jr., a high school student in rural West Virginia who seemed destined to ...
November 15, 2018
Highland Park Public Library cardholders can stream popular TV shows and movies from Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, and view our digital collection of over 150 movies through the Vudu app.
Check out a Roku with a Highland Park Public Library c...
November 11, 2018
November 11, 1918, in a diary for her son, Norwegian author Cora Sandel (1880-1974) wrote, “Peace, you do not understand it and will never understand it, for war will be unthinkable when you are grown up.” ** Later, Sandel wrote, “...