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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The Great Scott Magic Show

February 9, 2018

The Great Scott is coming to Highland Park Library! And we are so excited to see this show. Youth Services Librarian Allison Blaetz saw him perform and got to go up on stage at a showcase this fall and was very impressed. "I had never seen him b...

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February Technology Classes

February 2, 2018

new media february eventsIf computers are your thing or the last thing you want to deal with, the New Media Department has a program for you.  This February you can speed things up with computer keyboard shortcuts or find out how to digitize your analog recordings, sell ...

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Get Kindergarten Ready with Miss Humblebee

February 1, 2018

Highland Park Public Library now offers Miss Humblebee’s Academy, a new, interactive online early literacy program. This digital resource is designed to prepare preschoolers for kindergarten and beyond by delivering an educational program tha...

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