Drop-In Chess

Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Play chess on Saturday mornings in the Youth Services Department. This unsupervised drop-in time is for ages 5-14. Children under age 7 must be accompanied by an adult. No registration required.

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Friends Book Nook

Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 10:30 AM to 4:30 PM

Friends Book Sale in the lower lobby 10:30am-4:30pm

Pinkalicious Party!

Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 1:30 PM to 2:15 PM

Join us for a perfectly pink-tastic celebration of all things Pinkalicious! with stories, activities and crafts. Adding to the fun, The Highland Park Players will be performing a few songs from their upcoming production of Pinkalicious! The Musica...

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League of Women Voters Movie Showing - "Suffragette"

Sunday, January 26, 2020 - 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM

In honor of the 100th anniversary of the right for all American women to vote, the League of Women Voters presents a film festival. Celebrate this milestone with a screening of Suffragette. Other films in the series will be shown at Lake Forest Li...

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Winter Tales for Tots

Monday, January 27, 2020 - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM

For ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 with parent or caregiver. Location: Meeting Room.
Give your preschooler a head start with this program packed with great stories, puppets, flannel boards, music, and rhymes.  Share this storytime together and build languag...

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Winter Storytime Live!

Monday, January 27, 2020 - 10:45 AM to 11:15 AM

For ages 3 1/2 to 6. Location: Meeting Room. Drop off your independent preschoolers or kindergartners in the Meeting Room for a special storytime! Let them enjoy great stories, puppets, flannel boards, music, and activities that foster pre-reading...

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20/20:  A Clear Vision For Healthy Living

Monday, January 27, 2020 - 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Start the new year off right!  Health coach Honey Bronson provides an overview on nutrition, exercise, stress management, sleep, and mindfulness for a healthy lifestyle. 

This program will be held in the auditorium.

Registration is not require...

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Storytime, Milk, and Cookies at Panera

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 9:30 AM to 10:00 AM

Meet up at Panera in Highland Park (1853 N. 2nd St.) for a special storytime, milk, and cookies. Children ages 2 - 5, parents and caregivers are invited the 4th Tuesday of the month, 9:30 - 10:00 am. 

Registration Required

Location: Panera Br...

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Spanish Conversation Group

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Spanish Conversation Group 10:30-11:30am in the Alyce Brenner Room


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Readers' Round Table

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Love to read? Always looking for book recommendations or your next book club title? Meet fellow bibliophiles at Readers' Round Table! No assigned book to discuss, just a lively conversation on what you have been reading lately. Participants will b...

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