What’s Possible With AI – TJ Bot

April 10, 2018

TJBot dropped in at the library to help us explore Artificial Intelligence using IBM Watson (think Jeopardy).

TJBot is a DIY open source kit that allows you to build your own programmable robot. The parts for this TJBot were printed using ...

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Liba Shacht and John Sharp, violin and cello duo

April 8, 2018

John Sharp, principal cellist of the Chicago Symphony, and violinist Liba Shacht, with the Lyric Opera of Chicago, will perform works by Bach and Beethoven.  They will be joined by special guest Weijing Wang, violist with the Chicago Symphony.


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Introducing the Newest iMac

April 4, 2018

The library has added a new iMac computer in our Digital Media Lab.

The new iMac is packed with all-new processors, the latest graphics technologies, innovative storage, and higher-bandwidth connectivity. And it all comes to life on the brightes...

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Film Discussions with Dick Adler: Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

March 28, 2018

Join Dick Adler for a discussion about Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missourion Wednesday, March 28, at 7 p.m. in the Auditorium

Frustrated that her daughter’s murderer has not been found, Mildred Hayes (Frances McDormand) decides to pai...

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Sunday film showings and discussions with Bob Coscarelli

March 18, 2018

The Sunday Espionage film showing and discussion series continues with John Le Carré's The Spy Who Came in from the Cold (1965), on Sunday, March 18 at 2 p.m. in the Auditorium.  Bob Coscarelli introduces the film and leads a discussion after...

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National Geographic Everywhere!

March 12, 2018

Use this resource to see the full text of National Geographic's amazing books and magazines for kids! You'll also find videos and pictures to help kids explore the world in a safe and reliable online environment. Check out this tutorial to learn ...

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Funkadesi (Unplugged)

March 11, 2018


Funkadesi is an award-winning group that blends Indian music with reggae, funk, and Afro-Caribbean grooves. The band proudly hails from Chicago, representing the diverse multi-ethnic communities within the city.  Bring the family!  Sunday, ...

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General Primary Election March 20, 2018

March 9, 2018

Highland Park residents will choose the candidates for the 10th Congressional District, Illinois statewide offices, Illinois Senate District 29, Illinois House District 58, and Lake County offices for the November 6th General Election.

Voter Powe...

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One Book, One Highland Park 2018 Selection Announced

March 6, 2018

 John le Carré's A Legacy of Spies is our One Book, One Highland Park 2018 pick!

Read the book, attend events, start a dialog!

Le Carré has been a bestselling author for more than half a century. Having begun his career in the secret intell...

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