Discover 3D Printing

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Do you want to learn about 3D printing? Did you create a 3D print that failed? Do you want input from fellow CAD users? Come by for an hour of 3D design using the free online programs Tinkercad and Cookie Caster. Staff will be on hand to help.  F...

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**Canceled** STEM-ABLE: Float or Sink?

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Bring a buddy and join us for a fun adaptive STEM workshop.  We will experiment with various objects to see what sinks and what floats and then make marshmallow sailboats and see if we can blow them across our indoor "lake".  This class is for a...

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Pupose, Passion, & Financial Health in Retirement

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 7:00 PM

Learn about supportive programs. Presented by CJE SeniorLife.  Supported by the Highland Park/Highwood Community Foundation.  Registration required.  Register at 773-508-1073 or by emailing  Schedule an individual sess...

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Friends Book Nook - Thursdays and Saturdays

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 10:30 AM to 4:30 PM

Friends Book Nook - lower level lobby

SCORE Chicago Mentoring

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Register for a one-on-one mentoring session with a SCORE Chicago counselor at

SCORE counselors are successful executives and business owners who can help you on a wide variety of business issues like financing, marketi...

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Cutting the Cord: Exploring Cable Alternatives

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Save hundreds of dollars annually by cutting your cable and phone cord! This program will explore cost-effective alternatives to cable (Netflix, Roku, Sling, Roku, Apple TV, Hoopla, etc) and traditional landline phones (mobile, Google Voice, etc...

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Memoir Writing

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

What's your story? Your life experience is the story that only you can tell. You don't have to be a polished writer to chronicle the story for all time! Examples of successful memoirs are discussed as well as techniques for organizing your thought...

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Spring Baby Booktime

Friday, May 25, 2018 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Newborns to walkers with parent or caregiver.  Location: Meeting Room. Introduce your baby to the sounds and rhythms of language using stories, music, and rhymes. Delight and stimulate your baby's senses and build a foundation for a lifelong love...

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Spanish Literary Club

Friday, May 25, 2018 - 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Attendees will take part in lively discussions on Spanish literature, focusing on the works of notable authors. Conversations will be mostly in Spanish, but non-native speakers are welcome.  Meets in the Media:Scape Room.  This is a drop-in eve...

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Rubber Duck Zip Line Challenge

Friday, May 25, 2018 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Take the zip line challenge! Can you build a container that can safely carry a rubber duck from one end of the auditorium to the other?

Ages 5 to 14. This program will be held in the Auditorium.