NaNoWriMo: Come Write In!

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 - 7:00 PM to 8:45 PM

NaNoWriMo 2019: Come Write-In!

Are you excited to try your hand at National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) this November 2019?

NaNoWriMo started in 1999 and has helped, encouraged, and inspired over 430,000 new and seasoned writers dedicate the...

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Late Opening

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 11:00 AM

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

Beginning Italian

Wednesday, November 6, 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 Great Decisions Series

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

LWV Great Decision Series 7-9:00pm in the Auditorium/Meeting Room

Learn Canasta Strategy

Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Learn Canasta Strategy 11/7, 11/14, 11/21 in the Alyce Brenner Room

Registration Required



Friends Book Nook Thursdays

Thursday, November 7, 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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A Feast for Animals!

Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 2:00 PM

A feast for animals is brought to you by our friends from the Park District of Highland Park! Children ages 3-6 and a caregiver are welcome to join us in the Meeting Room for this nature based STEM program. No registration necessary.

Learn to Play Canasta

Thursday, November 7, 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, November 7, 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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Making the Most of Your Retirement Assets (Dollars & Sense series)

Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

This seminar outlines the choices available for handling retirement assets held in a former employer’s retirement plan.  Choices to make are unique for each individual, based on employment, tax and retirement circumstances, but this seminar wil...

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