Student Poetry Reading

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 7:00 PM

Student poets whose original poetry has been selected by a guest judge will be recognized and will read their poems on this very special night. The student poets composed their works responding to designated prompts. Presented by Highland Park Poe...

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Learn Brush Calligraphy

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 7:45 PM to 8:45 PM

Learn Brush Calligraphy in the Mediascape Room 7:45-8:45pm

Class meets 4/1, 4/8, 4/15, 4/22, 4/29, 5/6

Cost $60

Spanish Conversation Group

Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Meet at the library for Spanish conversation. Former high school Spanish teacher, Graciella Napoles, facilitates the discussion. Conversational ability required.  Meets in the Alyce Brenner Room.  This is a drop-in event and no signup is necess...

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SCORE Chicago Mentoring

Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Register for a one-on-one mentoring session with a North Cook and Lake Counties SCORE counselor at

SCORE counselors are successful executives and business owners who can help you on a wide variety of business issu...

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Readers' Round Table

Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 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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Memoir Writing

Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Memoir Writing 6:30-8:30pm in the Alyce Brenner Room

Class meets 4/16, 4/30, 5/14, 5/28, 6/11, 6/25

Late Opening

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 11:00 AM

The Library will open at 11:00 am due to a staff meeting.

Spring Tales for Tots

Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 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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Friends Book Nook Thursdays

Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 4:30 PM

Drop by the lower level to purchase gently used books, audiobooks, cds, dvds, vhs tapes and record albums!

On non-Book Nook days a smaller selection of books are available for purchase from the Book Nook shelves on the lower and main levels.


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Spring Storytime Live!

Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 2:00 PM

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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