Events

November 2019

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Friends Weekend Book Sale
Friends Weekend Book Sale Nov 02, 2019 (All day)

On the mezzanine level

For: Friends of the Library Location: 14073
(All day)
Friends of the Library
 
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Project Kennedy
Project Kennedy Nov 03, 2019 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Project Kennedy is a non-for profit organization that assist families with children who are or have battled cancer. Our meeting is to talk about up coming events for the 2020 calendar year.

For: Community Group Location: Meeting Room 14290
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Community Group
 
 
Rising Readers
Rising Readers Nov 04, 2019 - 10:30am - 11:00am

Rising Readers storytime is a program designed for baby to 6 years old. Caregivers and children enjoy this highly interactive story time together with stories, songs, and play time. No...

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For: Kids Location: Rauch Reading Room 13796
10:30am - 11:00am
Kids
 
 
Chair Yoga
Chair Yoga Nov 04, 2019 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Low impact yoga

For: Adults Location: Meeting Room 13754
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Adults
 
 
Preschool Storytime
Preschool Storytime Nov 04, 2019 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Develop a love of reading at our Preschool Storytime! This program is designed for 3 to 5 year olds who will participate in activities in the Rauch Reading Room including games, songs, stories,...

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For: Kids Location: Rauch Reading Room 13824
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Kids
 
 
Chili Hoedown!
Chili Hoedown! Nov 04, 2019 - 5:00pm - 8:30pm

Come join us at the library to celebrate Westerns! Music & a Movie, and vote in a Staff Chili Cook-Off! Registration preferred, but not required. Under 13 must be accompanied by an adult.

For: Family/All Ages Location: Meeting Room 13842
5:00pm - 8:30pm
Family/All Ages
 
 
Baby Bloomers
Baby Bloomers Nov 05, 2019 - 9:30am - 10:00am

Baby Bloomers is designed for birth-18 months and their caregivers. Easy fingerplays, songs, and stories will be featured. No registration is required for this program.

For: Kids Location: Rauch Reading Room 13812
9:30am - 10:00am
Kids
 
 
Rising Readers
Rising Readers Nov 05, 2019 - 10:30am - 11:00am

Rising Readers storytime is a program designed for baby to 6 years old. Caregivers and children enjoy this highly interactive story time together with stories, songs, and play time. No...

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For: Kids Location: Rauch Reading Room 13797
10:30am - 11:00am
Kids
 
 
Wacky Wednesday
Wacky Wednesday Nov 06, 2019 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Wacky Wednesdays are back for the new school year. Come to the FORT and enjoy games and snacks with your friends. Raffle every week.For anyone in grades 7 thru 12.

For: Teens Location: F.O.R.T. 13875
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teens
 
 
IMRF: Authorized Agent Workshop
IMRF: Authorized Agent Workshop Nov 07, 2019 - 10:00am - 3:00pm

IMRF

For: Community Group Location: Meeting Room 12710
10:00am - 3:00pm
Community Group
 
 
Pinched Paintings: Famous Art Heists in History
Pinched Paintings: Famous Art Heists in History Nov 07, 2019 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm

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For: Adults Location: Meeting Room 13843
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Adults
 
 
Anime/Fandom Connection-Special After Hours Event
Anime/Fandom Connection-Special After Hours Event Nov 08, 2019 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Come share your love of animanga and comics! Come in COSPLAY (appropriate costume of your favorite character)! This special after hours event will feature an anime, crafts, games,a raffle and food...

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For: Teens Location: Meeting Room 13463
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Teens
 
 
Friends Weekend Book Sale
Friends Weekend Book Sale Nov 09, 2019 (All day)

On the mezzanine level

For: Friends of the Library Location: 14074
(All day)
Friends of the Library
 
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Girl Scout Troop 65522
Girl Scout Troop 65522 Nov 10, 2019 - 2:00pm - 4:30pm

Monthly meeting for Brownie troop from Willow School.

For: Community Group Location: Meeting Room 14043
2:00pm - 4:30pm
Community Group
 
 
Rising Readers
Rising Readers Nov 11, 2019 - 10:30am - 11:00am

Rising Readers storytime is a program designed for baby to 6 years old. Caregivers and children enjoy this highly interactive story time together with stories, songs, and play time. No...

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For: Kids Location: Rauch Reading Room 13798
10:30am - 11:00am
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Happy Birthday Sesame Street!
Happy Birthday Sesame Street! Nov 11, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:30pm

Join us in celebrating the 50th Birthday of Sesame Street!<br /><br />We will make sock puppets and watch "Follow That Bird" on the big screen. Bring your own sack lunch to...

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For: Kids Location: Meeting Room 13448
11:00am - 12:30pm
Kids
 
 
Preschool Storytime
Preschool Storytime Nov 11, 2019 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Develop a love of reading at our Preschool Storytime! This program is designed for 3 to 5 year olds who will participate in activities in the Rauch Reading Room including games, songs, stories,...

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For: Kids Location: Rauch Reading Room 13825
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Kids
 
 
TED Talks and Discussion
TED Talks and Discussion Nov 11, 2019 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Join us for a curated viewing of TED talks about different topics. There will be time for discussion, if desired, afterward.

For: Discussion Groups Location: Meeting Room 13857
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Discussion Groups
 
 
Baby Bloomers
Baby Bloomers Nov 12, 2019 - 9:30am - 10:00am

Baby Bloomers is designed for birth-18 months and their caregivers. Easy fingerplays, songs, and stories will be featured. No registration is required for this program.

For: Kids Location: Rauch Reading Room 13813
9:30am - 10:00am
Kids
 
 
Rising Readers
Rising Readers Nov 12, 2019 - 10:30am - 11:00am

Rising Readers storytime is a program designed for baby to 6 years old. Caregivers and children enjoy this highly interactive story time together with stories, songs, and play time. No...

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For: Kids Location: Rauch Reading Room 13799
10:30am - 11:00am
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6:30pm - 7:30pm
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Wacky Wednesday
Wacky Wednesday Nov 13, 2019 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Wacky Wednesdays are back for the new school year. Come to the FORT and enjoy games and snacks with your friends. Raffle every week.For anyone in grades 7 thru 12.

For: Teens Location: F.O.R.T. 13876
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teens
 
 
Teen Leadership Council
Teen Leadership Council Nov 13, 2019 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Change the world around you! HPL is looking for teen leaders to help with programming ideas, book suggestions, or anything else that will help make the world around us a better place. Bring your...

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For: Teens Location: MultiPurpose Room 13473
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Teens
 
 
Homewood Historical Society
Homewood Historical Society Nov 13, 2019 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Monthly meeting

For: Community Group Location: Meeting Room 13737
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Community Group
 
 
Tiny Picassos
Tiny Picassos Nov 14, 2019 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Once a month kids will learn about a famous artist's masterpiece and create their own artistic interpretation. We will explore different art techniques and mediums including watercolor and...

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For: Kids Location: Meeting Room 13720
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Kids
 
 
Open Mic Night
Open Mic Night Nov 15, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Do you play an instrument? Sing? Both? Come show us your talent at Teen's Open Mic Night or just come and listen. If you plan on performing, please click the "Performer Sign Up"...

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For: Teens Location: Meeting Room 13663
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Teens
 
 
Friends Weekend Book Sale
Friends Weekend Book Sale Nov 16, 2019 (All day)

On the mezzanine level

For: Friends of the Library Location: 14075
(All day)
Friends of the Library
 
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Rising Readers
Rising Readers Nov 18, 2019 - 10:30am - 11:00am

Rising Readers storytime is a program designed for baby to 6 years old. Caregivers and children enjoy this highly interactive story time together with stories, songs, and play time. No...

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For: Kids Location: Rauch Reading Room 13800
10:30am - 11:00am
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Preschool Storytime
Preschool Storytime Nov 18, 2019 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Develop a love of reading at our Preschool Storytime! This program is designed for 3 to 5 year olds who will participate in activities in the Rauch Reading Room including games, songs, stories,...

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For: Kids Location: Rauch Reading Room 13826
2:00pm - 3:00pm
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Baby Bloomers
Baby Bloomers Nov 19, 2019 - 9:30am - 10:00am

Baby Bloomers is designed for birth-18 months and their caregivers. Easy fingerplays, songs, and stories will be featured. No registration is required for this program.

For: Kids Location: Rauch Reading Room 13814
9:30am - 10:00am
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Rising Readers
Rising Readers Nov 19, 2019 - 10:30am - 11:00am

Rising Readers storytime is a program designed for baby to 6 years old. Caregivers and children enjoy this highly interactive story time together with stories, songs, and play time. No...

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For: Kids Location: Rauch Reading Room 13801
10:30am - 11:00am
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Bingo!
Bingo! Nov 19, 2019 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Join us for a rousing round of bingo! Prizes awarded.

For: Adults Location: Meeting Room 13839
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Adults
 
 
Reserved for staff use
Reserved for staff use Nov 19, 2019 - 5:00pm - 9:00pm

Overflow for author visit if necessary

For: Staff Only Location: The Makery 14093
5:00pm - 9:00pm
Staff Only
 
 
Cookies & Comics with AUTHOR MICHAEL MORECI
Cookies & Comics with AUTHOR MICHAEL MORECI Nov 19, 2019 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

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For: Kids Location: MultiPurpose Room 13704
6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Women of WWII: At The Whistle Stop Canteen
Women of WWII: At The Whistle Stop Canteen Nov 19, 2019 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm

After Pearl Harbor was attacked, American troops started traveling across the U.S. for recruitment, induction, training, and deployment. Most servicemen had never been far away from home and...

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For: Adults Location: Meeting Room 13844
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Adults
 
 
MICHAEL MORECI : Chat with the author
MICHAEL MORECI : Chat with the author Nov 19, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

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For: Family/All Ages Location: MultiPurpose Room 13981
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Family/All Ages
 
 
Wacky Wednesday
Wacky Wednesday Nov 20, 2019 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Wacky Wednesdays are back for the new school year. Come to the FORT and enjoy games and snacks with your friends. Raffle every week.For anyone in grades 7 thru 12.

For: Teens Location: F.O.R.T. 13877
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teens
 
 
CURIOUS KIDS STEAM PROGRAM
CURIOUS KIDS STEAM PROGRAM Nov 20, 2019 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. STEAM PROGRAM FOR K-2nd grade. Join us for this fun packed, program. Listen to stories and enjoy activities featuring science, technology, engineering, art, math and...

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For: Kids Location: Meeting Room 13593
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Kids
 
 
Monthly Board Meeting
Monthly Board Meeting Nov 20, 2019 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Scheduled meeting of board of trustees

For: Board of Trustees Location: The Makery 13743
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Board of Trustees
 
 
Writing Club for Teens!
Writing Club for Teens! Nov 21, 2019 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Create a different story each month based on a fun writing prompt in this low stress club that highlights creativity and helps to hone your personal style. Club meets on the last Thursday of each...

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For: Teens Location: The Makery 13320
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Teens
 
 
Family Reading Night
Family Reading Night Nov 21, 2019 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm

more info soon

For: Kids Location: Meeting Room 12806
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Kids
 
 
Writing Club for Kids!
Writing Club for Kids! Nov 21, 2019 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Create a different story each month based on a fun writing prompt in this low stress club that stresses creativity. Club meets on the last Thursday of each month. Registration not required. Grades...

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For: Kids Location: The Makery 13311
6:30pm - 7:30pm
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Third Thursday Book Discussion Group
Third Thursday Book Discussion Group Nov 21, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

The Third Thursday group, with Lisa as facilitator, meets at 7:00 p.m. the third Thursday of every other month. Call Lisa at 708-798-0121 for more information.

For: Discussion Groups Location: MultiPurpose Room 12763
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Discussion Groups
 
 
 
Friends Book Sale
Friends Book Sale Nov 23, 2019 (All day)

More info soon

For: Friends of the Library Location: Meeting Room 13932
(All day)
Friends of the Library
 
 
Friends Weekend Book Sale
Friends Weekend Book Sale Nov 23, 2019 (All day)

On the mezzanine level

For: Friends of the Library Location: 14076
(All day)
Friends of the Library
 
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Rising Readers
Rising Readers Nov 25, 2019 - 10:30am - 11:00am

Rising Readers storytime is a program designed for baby to 6 years old. Caregivers and children enjoy this highly interactive story time together with stories, songs, and play time. No...

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For: Kids Location: Rauch Reading Room 13802
10:30am - 11:00am
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Preschool Storytime
Preschool Storytime Nov 25, 2019 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Develop a love of reading at our Preschool Storytime! This program is designed for 3 to 5 year olds who will participate in activities in the Rauch Reading Room including games, songs, stories,...

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For: Kids Location: Rauch Reading Room 13827
2:00pm - 3:00pm
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Pokémon Detective Pikachu (PG)
Pokémon Detective Pikachu (PG) Nov 25, 2019 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

The teens are having a Pokéthon this week at HPL! To kick it off, we are inviting ALL ages to watch everyone's favorite starter Pokémon in Pokémon Detective Pikachu (PG).<br><br>...

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For: Family/All Ages Location: Meeting Room 14267
4:00pm - 6:00pm
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Film Discussion Group
Film Discussion Group Nov 25, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:45pm

Monthly film discussion. Film will be shown at 6:00, followed by a discussion of the film.

For: Adults Location: Rauch Reading Room 13229
6:00pm - 8:45pm
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Friends of the Homewood Library Board Meeting
Friends of the Homewood Library Board Meeting Nov 25, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Monthly meeting

For: Friends of the Library Location: MultiPurpose Room 14165
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Friends of the Library
 
 
Baby Bloomers
Baby Bloomers Nov 26, 2019 - 9:30am - 10:00am

Baby Bloomers is designed for birth-18 months and their caregivers. Easy fingerplays, songs, and stories will be featured. No registration is required for this program.

For: Kids Location: Rauch Reading Room 13815
9:30am - 10:00am
Kids
 
 
Rising Readers
Rising Readers Nov 26, 2019 - 10:30am - 11:00am

Rising Readers storytime is a program designed for baby to 6 years old. Caregivers and children enjoy this highly interactive story time together with stories, songs, and play time. No...

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For: Kids Location: Rauch Reading Room 13803
10:30am - 11:00am
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Card Decorating
Card Decorating Nov 26, 2019 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Come create your own cards for the Holidays and beyond by decorating with stamps, glitter, markers, and much more at this drop-in program! This event is open to all ages.

For: Family/All Ages Location: Meeting Room 13303
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Family/All Ages
 
 
Pokécraft for Teens
Pokécraft for Teens Nov 26, 2019 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join our Pokéthon for Teens! Today we are making a craft inspired by your favorite pocket monsters! Grades 7-12. Registration is requested, but not required.

For: Teens Location: F.O.R.T. 14268
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teens
 
 
LEGO CLUB
LEGO CLUB Nov 27, 2019 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Come play with our big pile of LEGO's and DUPLO's available for smaller siblings. No registration required. PLEASE NOTE: November 27th Lego Club will be at 1pm!

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For: Kids Location: Meeting Room 13596
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Kids
 
 
Library Closing at 5pm
Library Closing at 5pm Nov 27, 2019 - 5:00pm

The Library will close at 5pm to observe the Thanksgiving Holiday

For: Library Closings Location: 13917
5:00pm
Library Closings
 
 
LIBRARY CLOSED
LIBRARY CLOSED Nov 28, 2019 (All day)

Library Closed Today

For: Library Closings Location: 13144
(All day)
Library Closings
 
 
Gaming Night
Gaming Night Nov 29, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Our Pokéthon for Teens ends with a Pokémon themed gaming night! Pokémon Go lures will be dropped throughout the program and we will have a Super Smash Bros. tournament.<br /><br />Hang...

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For: Teens Location: F.O.R.T. 13369
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Teens
 
 
Friends Weekend Book Sale
Friends Weekend Book Sale Nov 30, 2019 (All day)

On the mezzanine level

For: Friends of the Library Location: 14077
(All day)
Friends of the Library
 
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