Beginning French

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Beginning French

Class meets 9/24, 10/1, 10/15, 10/22, 10/29, 11/5

Registration Required



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Rise and Shine - October 31 – "Remembering Dr. King: 1929-1968"

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Brittany Hutchinson, assistant curator at the Chicago History Museum, discusses the museum’s exhibit, Remembering Dr. King:  1929-1968.  The exhibit features photographs depicting key moments in Dr. King’s work and the Civil Rights mov...

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Beginning Italian

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Beginning Italian 1-2:30pm in the Alyce Brenner Room

Class meets 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20

Registration Required



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LWV Book Discussion

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

LWV Book Discussion in the Meeting Room 1-2:30pm

The Science of Well-Being

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Join us at the library to take part in Yale’s most popular course, which is now offered online for free. We will be watching video lectures led by Laurie Santos, a professor of psychology and cognitive science, to learn about the psychology...

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Fall Tales for Tots

Thursday, October 31, 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, October 31, 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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Storytime Live! Stupey Cabin!

Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 2:00 PM

Bring your grownup to this special fall Storytime Live at the Stupey Cabin! Meet us at the cabin just south of the Library for fall stories and a peek into Highland Park history! This special Storytime Live! is for children ages 3 1/2 to 6 and a c...

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Learn to Play Canasta

Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Learn to Play Canasta 2-4:00pm in the Alyce Brenner Room

Class meet 10/3, 10/10, 10/17, 10/24, 10/31, 11/7

Registration Required


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SCORE Chicago Mentoring

Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 8:00 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 busine...

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