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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1918

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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TechConnect

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.

RBD...

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Monday, October 15, 7:00 PM Arne Duncan

October 11, 2018

At the Library on Monday, October 15, 2018 - 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM Arne Duncan will be joined in conversation with Kate Grossman, senior editor at WBEZ, Chicago's public radio station.  Kate Grossman oversees education coverage.

Arne Duncan wa...

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General Election November 6, 2018

October 1, 2018

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

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Chicago Brass Band

September 30, 2018

The Note for Note music series is proud to present the Chicago Brass Band. This 30-piece brass and percussion ensemble formed in 2002 to promote the British brass band tradition but with Chicago flair. The band, led by six-time NABBA championship ...

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