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.

June 2021

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#SRHPL Once Upon A Summer Book Club for Teens
#SRHPL Once Upon A Summer Book Club for Teens Jun 01, 2021 (All day)

Sign up for the Teen Summer Reading Book Club!<br />Members will read a pre-selected book during the month and then meet virtually at the end of the month to discuss the book. <br />...

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For: Teens Location: 15121
(All day)
Teens
 
 
Teen Leadership Council-ON ZOOM
Teen Leadership Council-ON ZOOM Jun 02, 2021 - 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. <br /...

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For: Teens Location: 14962
5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Closed for Summer Sundays
Closed for Summer Sundays Jun 06, 2021 - 1:00pm

Library closed

For: Library Closings Location: 15133
1:00pm
Library Closings
 
 
 
Storytime at Cedar Park (REGISTRATION REQUIRED)
Storytime at Cedar Park (REGISTRATION REQUIRED) Jun 08, 2021 - 10:30am - 11:00am

<br><br>Join Miss Angela for storytime at the park! For kids ages 0-7.<br /><br />Bring your own chairs/blankets. There is a limited capacity and REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED....

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For: Kids Location: 15182
10:30am - 11:00am
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Health Screening
Health Screening Jun 09, 2021 - 8:00am - 12:00pm

<br><br>The Village of Homewood and the Homewood Public Library have partnered to offer health screenings on site at the library THIS Wednesday, June 9, from 8 am - Noon.<br><...

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For: Adults Location: Meeting Room 15194
8:00am - 12:00pm
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Rising Readers (ZOOM)
Rising Readers (ZOOM) Jun 11, 2021 - 10:30am - 11:00am

Rising Readers storytime is a program designed for babies to 7 years old. This program is virtual on Zoom. Please register and include your email to receive the weekly Zoom links.

For: Kids Location: 15161
10:30am - 11:00am
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Once Upon A Summer! #SRHPL Begins
Once Upon A Summer! #SRHPL Begins Jun 12, 2021 (All day)

<br><br><font size="4">Once Upon A Summer we decided to encourage you to get outside and take the library with you!</font> <br><br> <font size=...

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For: Family/All Ages Location: 15054
(All day)
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#SRHPL Fairy Garden/Dragon Castle Contest for Teens (Kit Pickup)
#SRHPL Fairy Garden/Dragon Castle Contest for Teens (Kit Pickup) Jun 12, 2021 (All day)

Design your own Fairy Garden or Dragon Castle!
Register for your starter kit and add to your garden or castle throughout the summer. Take a picture of your completed Fairy Garden or Dragon...

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For: Teens Location: 15123
(All day)
Teens
 
 
GRAB & GO KIT - Magical Tiny House : Kids (#SRHPL)
GRAB & GO KIT - Magical Tiny House : Kids (#SRHPL) Jun 12, 2021 (All day)

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For: Kids Location: 15174
(All day)
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GRAB & GO KIT - Magical Tiny House Kit : Adults (#SRHPL)
GRAB & GO KIT - Magical Tiny House Kit : Adults (#SRHPL) Jun 12, 2021 (All day)

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For: Adults Location: 15175
(All day)
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Closed for Summer Sundays
Closed for Summer Sundays Jun 13, 2021 - 1:00pm

Library closed

For: Library Closings Location: 15134
1:00pm
Library Closings
 
 
Writing Contest (Through July 14) #SRHPL
Writing Contest (Through July 14) #SRHPL Jun 14, 2021 (All day)

<br><br><font size="4">Write your own fractured fairytale, original fairytale, or fairytale retelling!<br><br>Winners will be chosen from three different...

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For: Adults Location: 15209
(All day)
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Storytime at Heritage Park (REGISTRATION REQUIRED)
Storytime at Heritage Park (REGISTRATION REQUIRED) Jun 15, 2021 - 10:30am - 11:00am

<br><br>Join Miss Angela for storytime at the park! For kids ages 0-7.<br /><br />Bring your own chairs/blankets. There is a limited capacity and REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED....

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For: Kids Location: 15183
10:30am - 11:00am
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GRAB & GO KIT - DIY Bouncy Balls (#SRHPL)
GRAB & GO KIT - DIY Bouncy Balls (#SRHPL) Jun 15, 2021 - 1:00pm

Pick up a kit to make your own bouncy balls at home. See how high they bounce and what you can change to make them even bouncier! Each kit contains supplies needed for 2 bouncy...

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For: Kids Location: 15176
1:00pm
Kids
 
 
Magical House Live Tutorial : Kids & Teens | ZOOM (#SRHPL)
Magical House Live Tutorial : Kids & Teens | ZOOM (#SRHPL) Jun 15, 2021 - 2:00pm - 2:30pm

This zoom presentation is in conjunction with the Magical Tiny House kits and/or the Teen Fairy Garden/Dragon Castle Contest.

For: Kids Location: 15157
2:00pm - 2:30pm
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Magical House Live Tutorial : Adults & Teens | ZOOM (#SRHPL)
Magical House Live Tutorial : Adults & Teens | ZOOM (#SRHPL) Jun 15, 2021 - 6:00pm - 6:30pm

This zoom presentation is in conjunction with the Magical Tiny House kits and/or the Teen Fairy Garden/Dragon Castle Contest.

For: Adults Location: 15158
6:00pm - 6:30pm
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Monthly Board Meeting
Monthly Board Meeting Jun 16, 2021 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Library board meeting

For: Board of Trustees Location: Meeting Room 15202
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Board of Trustees
 
 
Third Thursday Book Discussion Group
Third Thursday Book Discussion Group Jun 17, 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 14971
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Discussion Groups
 
 
Rising Readers (ZOOM)
Rising Readers (ZOOM) Jun 18, 2021 - 10:30am - 11:00am

Rising Readers storytime is a program designed for babies to 7 years old. This program is virtual on Zoom. Please register and include your email to receive the weekly Zoom links.

For: Kids Location: 15162
10:30am - 11:00am
Kids
 
 
Trail Mix - Acoustic Music @ Izaak Walton (#SRHPL)
Trail Mix - Acoustic Music @ Izaak Walton (#SRHPL) Jun 18, 2021 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

<font size="4"><br><br>In partnership with the 2021 Wexler Group's Trail Mix music festival.<br><br></font><font size="3">This is...

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For: Adults Location: 15149
7:00pm - 9:00pm
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Tiny Picassos! | ZOOM (#SRHPL)
Tiny Picassos! | ZOOM (#SRHPL) Jun 19, 2021 - 11:00am - 12:00pm

<br><font size="4">Tiny Picassos is back in action! Come learn about a famous artist with us and complete a project in their style.<br /><br>We will have a supply...

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For: Kids Location: 15169
11:00am - 12:00pm
Kids
 
 
Animal Crossing Virtual Gathering
Animal Crossing Virtual Gathering Jun 19, 2021 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Meet up on the Homewood library's Animal Crossing island online with the Nintendo Switch. Register to receive the Dodo code in an email right before the event starts! The code will be also...

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For: Family/All Ages Location: 15113
1:00pm - 3:00pm
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Closed for Summer Sundays
Closed for Summer Sundays Jun 20, 2021 - 1:00pm

Library closed

For: Library Closings Location: 15135
1:00pm
Library Closings
 
 
Fairytale Tea Party | ZOOM (#SRHPL)
Fairytale Tea Party | ZOOM (#SRHPL) Jun 21, 2021 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

 

Dress up as your favorite character...

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For: Family/All Ages Location: 15059
2:00pm - 3:00pm
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#SRHPL Make It Monday For Teens (Grab&Go)
#SRHPL Make It Monday For Teens (Grab&Go) Jun 21, 2021 - 4:00pm

Every Monday, starting June 14th till July 19th, you can register to pick up a fun summer craft grab & go kit to bring home and make. Post a picture of your completed craft @hplforteens...

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For: Teens Location: 15117
4:00pm
Teens
 
 
Storytime at Orchard Park (REGISTRATION REQUIRED)
Storytime at Orchard Park (REGISTRATION REQUIRED) Jun 22, 2021 - 10:30am - 11:00am

<br><br>Join Miss Angela for storytime at the park! For kids ages 0-7.<br /><br />Bring your own chairs/blankets. There is a limited capacity and REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED....

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For: Kids Location: 15184
10:30am - 11:00am
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GRAB & GO KIT : Prince & Princesses (#SRHPL)
GRAB & GO KIT : Prince & Princesses (#SRHPL) Jun 22, 2021 - 1:00pm

This kit will have all the supplies you need to pretend to be a prince or princess. Registration is required.<br /><br />

For: Kids Location: 15048
1:00pm
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Bleeding Tissue Paper Postcards
Bleeding Tissue Paper Postcards Jun 23, 2021 - 1:00pm

Use tissue paper and wax to make unique postcards to send your friends! 20 spots available for registration, no waiting list. BUT, if you miss out on registration, check back on the Friday after...

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For: Adults Location: 15171
1:00pm
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Cookies & Comics | ZOOM (#SRHPL)
Cookies & Comics | ZOOM (#SRHPL) Jun 24, 2021 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

<font size="4">Let's talk comics!<br><br /><br />This month's Cookies & Comics, we're going to read<br><i>Fairytales!</i><...

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For: Kids Location: 15115
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Kids
 
 
Rising Readers (ZOOM)
Rising Readers (ZOOM) Jun 25, 2021 - 10:30am - 11:00am

Rising Readers storytime is a program designed for babies to 7 years old. This program is virtual on Zoom. Please register and include your email to receive the weekly Zoom links.

For: Kids Location: 15163
10:30am - 11:00am
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2020 : The Do-Over | OUTDOORS (#SRHPL)
2020 : The Do-Over | OUTDOORS (#SRHPL) Jun 25, 2021 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

2020 was a rough year. We call for a RE-DO!<br /><br />Join us in the parking lot of HPL for games, crafts, and maybe other surprises built around some of the holidays and events we...

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For: Family/All Ages Location: 15053
6:30pm - 8:30pm
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#SRHPL Open Mic Under the Stars
#SRHPL Open Mic Under the Stars Jun 26, 2021 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm

Love to sing, play an instrument or both? Like to do stand up comedy or recite poetry?<br />Come to the Homewood Public Library for this outdoor event and perform or watch your friends and...

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For: Teens Location: 15151
8:00pm - 9:00pm
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Closed for Summer Sundays
Closed for Summer Sundays Jun 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

Library closed

For: Library Closings Location: 15136
1:00pm
Library Closings
 
 
Pre-K Craft (GRAB AND GO)
Pre-K Craft (GRAB AND GO) Jun 28, 2021 - 1:00pm

<br><br><font size="4">Register for a crafting kit designed especially for our Pre-K readers ages 3-5. Kits include instructions and supplies for a fun, simple craft....

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For: Kids Location: 15190
1:00pm
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#SRHPL Make It Monday For Teens (Grab&Go)
#SRHPL Make It Monday For Teens (Grab&Go) Jun 28, 2021 - 4:00pm

Every Monday, starting June 14th till July 19th, you can register to pick up a fun summer craft grab & go kit to bring home and make. Post a picture of your completed craft @hplforteens...

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For: Teens Location: 15118
4:00pm
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Storytime at Hillcrest Park (REGISTRATION REQUIRED)
Storytime at Hillcrest Park (REGISTRATION REQUIRED) Jun 29, 2021 - 10:30am - 11:00am

<br><br>Join Miss Angela for storytime at the park! For kids ages 0-7.<br /><br />Bring your own chairs/blankets. There is a limited capacity and REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED....

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For: Kids Location: 15185
10:30am - 11:00am
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GRAB & GO KIT : Three Pigs House Kit (#SRHPL)
GRAB & GO KIT : Three Pigs House Kit (#SRHPL) Jun 29, 2021 - 1:00pm

Build your own versions of the houses from the Three Little Pigs!<br /><br />You'll get three cardboard "houses" to make into your straw, stick, and brick creations -...

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For: Kids Location: 15180
1:00pm
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Management Meeting
Management Meeting Jun 29, 2021 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

management meeting

For: Staff Only Location: Meeting Room 15193
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Staff Only
 
 
#SRHPL Teen Book Club Zoom Discussion
#SRHPL Teen Book Club Zoom Discussion Jun 30, 2021 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

This event is for any teen who read the book "Stepsister" by Jennifer Donnelly and would like to participate in discussing the book.<br /><br />All participants in the book...

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For: Teens Location: 15159
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teens