Events

The HPL calendar lists upcoming library events. This is where you can look at upcoming events and register for the events you are interested in. To register for an event, click on the event you are interested in then click on the "Register for Event"  link at the end of the page. You will be brought to a new window where you can register.

October 2021

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Banned Books Week
Banned Books Week Oct 01, 2021 - 12:00am

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For: Adults Location: 15110
12:00am
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Self-Care Grab & Go Kits for Teens
Self-Care Grab & Go Kits for Teens Oct 02, 2021 - 12:00am

Take some time for yourself and pick up a self-care goodie bag filled with self-care inspiration, a relaxing craft, and healthy snack. <br />Registration is required. For anyone in grades 7-...

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For: Teens Location: 15294
12:00am
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Banned Books Week
Banned Books Week Oct 02, 2021 - 12:00am

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For: Adults Location: 15111
12:00am
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Love Your Letters - D | GRAB & GO KIT
Love Your Letters - D | GRAB & GO KIT Oct 02, 2021 - 12:00am

<br><br><font size="4">Crafts for small hands with a focus on letter recognition and fun! Each week, a new kit will be placed on our Grab & Go Kit shelf.<br>...

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For: Kids Location: 15240
12:00am
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Irwin Park Storytime with Miss Angela
Irwin Park Storytime with Miss Angela Oct 05, 2021 - 10:30am - 11:00am

<br><br>Join Miss Angela for storytime at Irwin Park! For kids ages 0-7. REGISTRATION REQUIRED!<br /><br />Bring your own chairs/blankets! We will be located by the Gazebo...

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For: Kids Location: 15298
10:30am - 11:00am
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Intro To... Music Series - AMERICAN IDOL SUPERSTARS!
Intro To... Music Series - AMERICAN IDOL SUPERSTARS! Oct 06, 2021 - 12:00am

<br><br><font size="4">Join us for a virtual presentation of musical favorites in a variety of genres!<br><br>Watch the self-guided video presentation at...

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For: Adults Location: 15267
12:00am
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Positivity Journals | GRAB & GO KIT - 3 & 4
Positivity Journals | GRAB & GO KIT - 3 & 4 Oct 07, 2021 - 12:00am

This Grab & Go Kit is aimed at...

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For: Kids Location: 15274
12:00am
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Love Your Letters - E | GRAB & GO KIT
Love Your Letters - E | GRAB & GO KIT Oct 09, 2021 - 12:00am

<br><br><font size="4">Crafts for small hands with a focus on letter recognition and fun! Each week, a new kit will be placed on our Grab & Go Kit shelf.<br>...

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For: Kids Location: 15241
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DIY Fairy Jars
DIY Fairy Jars Oct 11, 2021 - 1:00pm

<br><br><font size=4">Add a little magic to your life by creating your own fairy jars. <br /><br><br />This Grab & Go kit contains everything you will...

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For: Kids Location: 15215
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Make It Monday
Make It Monday Oct 11, 2021 - 4:00pm

Do you like to do crafts? Register to get a craft kit that you can pick up at the curbside pickup and work on at home. Every month a different craft will be selected and the kit will include the...

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For: Teens Location: 15222
4:00pm
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Scarecrow Craft GRAB & GO KIT - K-2
Scarecrow Craft GRAB & GO KIT - K-2 Oct 12, 2021 - 12:00am

<font size="4"><br><br>This Grab & Go Kit is aimed at children in grades K-2.<br><br>Kits will be available in the Youth Services Area for pickup.<br...

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For: Kids Location: 15273
12:00am
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Intro To... Music Series- REALLY BAD VIDEOS
Intro To... Music Series- REALLY BAD VIDEOS Oct 13, 2021 - 12:00am

<br><br><font size="4">Join us for a virtual presentation of musical favorites in a variety of genres!<br><br>Watch the self-guided video presentation at...

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For: Adults Location: 15268
12:00am
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Zoom Storytime with Miss Sherry
Zoom Storytime with Miss Sherry Oct 14, 2021 - 10:30am - 11:15am

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, sometimes a games and sometimes a movie. Registration is required only once. This is a weekly program that will begin on Thursdays, September 16th - November...

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For: Kids Location: 15325
10:30am - 11:15am
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Love Your Letters - F | GRAB & GO KIT
Love Your Letters - F | GRAB & GO KIT Oct 16, 2021 - 12:00am

<br><br><font size="4">Crafts for small hands with a focus on letter recognition and fun! Each week, a new kit will be placed on our Grab & Go Kit shelf.<br>...

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For: Kids Location: 15242
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Irwin Park Storytime with Miss Angela
Irwin Park Storytime with Miss Angela Oct 19, 2021 - 10:30am - 11:00am

<br><br>Join Miss Angela for storytime at Irwin Park! For kids ages 0-7. REGISTRATION REQUIRED!<br /><br />Bring your own chairs/blankets! We will be located by the Gazebo...

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For: Kids Location: 15300
10:30am - 11:00am
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Frankentoys | GRAB & GO KIT - Grades 5-8
Frankentoys | GRAB & GO KIT - Grades 5-8 Oct 19, 2021 - 1:00pm

<br><font size="4">Take apart a bag of old toys and create a frightfully spooky FRANKENTOY!!<br><br>We give you toys and some supplies, you use your imagination....

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For: Kids Location: 15045
1:00pm
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Intro To... Swedish Progressive Metal Music Series
Intro To... Swedish Progressive Metal Music Series Oct 20, 2021 - 12:00am

<br><br><font size="4">Join us for a virtual presentation of musical favorites in a variety of genres!<br><br>Watch the self-guided video presentation at...

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For: Adults Location: 15269
12:00am
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Zoom Storytime with Miss Sherry
Zoom Storytime with Miss Sherry Oct 21, 2021 - 10:30am - 11:15am

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, sometimes a games and sometimes a movie. Registration is required only once. This is a weekly program that will begin on Thursdays, September 16th - November...

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For: Kids Location: 15326
10:30am - 11:15am
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Third Thursday Book Discussion Group
Third Thursday Book Discussion Group Oct 21, 2021 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Third Thursday Book Discussion Group is intended to introduce readers to innovative works by contemporary authors. Intended for Ages 18+. New members are always welcome!<br /><br />For...

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For: Discussion Groups Location: MultiPurpose Room 15289
7:00pm - 8:30pm
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Love Your Letters - G | GRAB & GO KIT
Love Your Letters - G | GRAB & GO KIT Oct 23, 2021 - 12:00am

<br><br><font size="4">Crafts for small hands with a focus on letter recognition and fun! Each week, a new kit will be placed on our Grab & Go Kit shelf.<br>...

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For: Kids Location: 15243
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Irwin Park Storytime with Miss Angela
Irwin Park Storytime with Miss Angela Oct 26, 2021 - 10:30am - 11:00am

<br><br>Join Miss Angela for storytime at Irwin Park! For kids ages 0-7. REGISTRATION REQUIRED!<br /><br />Bring your own chairs/blankets! We will be located by the Gazebo...

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For: Kids Location: 15301
10:30am - 11:00am
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Intro To... Music Series MUSIC AD NAUSEUM
Intro To... Music Series MUSIC AD NAUSEUM Oct 27, 2021 - 12:00am

<br><br><font size="4">Join us for a virtual presentation of musical favorites in a variety of genres!<br><br>Watch the self-guided video presentation at...

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For: Adults Location: 15270
12:00am
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Wacky Wednesday
Wacky Wednesday Oct 27, 2021 - 4:30pm - 5:00pm

A half hour of wackiness! Could be a contest, craft, tournament, scavenger hunt, etc. You just never know!<br /><br />Wacky Wednesdays will be held outdoors on the north side of the...

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For: Teens Location: 15337
4:30pm - 5:00pm
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Zoom Storytime with Miss Sherry
Zoom Storytime with Miss Sherry Oct 28, 2021 - 10:30am - 11:15am

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, sometimes a games and sometimes a movie. Registration is required only once. This is a weekly program that will begin on Thursdays, September 16th - November...

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For: Kids Location: 15327
10:30am - 11:15am
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Cookies & Comics | ZOOM
Cookies & Comics | ZOOM Oct 28, 2021 - 6:00pm - 6:45pm

<br><br><p align="center"><font size="4">Let's talk comics!<br><br><br /><br /><img src="...

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For: Kids Location: 15317
6:00pm - 6:45pm
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Conservation Efforts with Cook County Forest Preserve
Conservation Efforts with Cook County Forest Preserve Oct 28, 2021 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm


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Kevin Kuhn from the Cook County...

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For: Adults Location: Meeting Room 14399
7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Love Your Letters - H | GRAB & GO KIT
Love Your Letters - H | GRAB & GO KIT Oct 30, 2021 - 12:00am

<br><br><font size="4">Crafts for small hands with a focus on letter recognition and fun! Each week, a new kit will be placed on our Grab & Go Kit shelf.<br>...

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For: Kids Location: 15244
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