October 2019

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Baby Bloomers
Baby Bloomers Oct 01, 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 13807
9:30am - 10:00am
Kids
 
 
Rising Readers
Rising Readers Oct 01, 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 13787
10:30am - 11:00am
Kids
 
 
1st Tuesday Book Discussion
1st Tuesday Book Discussion Oct 01, 2019 - 7:30pm - 8:45pm

The 1st Tuesday book group meets every other month at 7:30 p.m.<br />

For: Discussion Groups Location: MultiPurpose Room 13214
7:30pm - 8:45pm
Discussion Groups
 
 
Wacky Wednesday
Wacky Wednesday Oct 02, 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. 13870
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teens
 
 
Teen Leadership Council
Teen Leadership Council Oct 02, 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 13471
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Teens
 
 
Soy Candle Making || CANCELED
Soy Candle Making || CANCELED Oct 03, 2019 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

THIS EVENT WILL BE RESCHEDULED - IT WILL TAKE PLACE DURING THE WINTER / NEW YEAR BREAK.<br /><br />---<br />THIS EVENT IS FOR KIDS/TEENS AGES 11-18. <br /><br />...

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For: Kids Location: Meeting Room 13302
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Kids
 
 
Neighborhood Storytime
Neighborhood Storytime Oct 04, 2019 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm

In this Storytime, we will watch one classic Mr. Rogers episode, and then have a mini discussion about the topics raised in the episode while completing a simple craft or art project.<br />...

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For: Kids Location: Meeting Room 13061
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Kids
 
 
Friends Weekend Book Sale
Friends Weekend Book Sale Oct 05, 2019 (All day)

One the mezzanine level

For: Friends of the Library Location: 14069
(All day)
Friends of the Library
 
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Intro To... Reggae / Ska
Intro To... Reggae / Ska Oct 07, 2019 - 10:30am - 11:30am

Welcome to the Fall Edition of our popular Music Appreciation series!<br /><br />Light snacks provided.

For: Adults Location: Meeting Room 13698
10:30am - 11:30am
Adults
 
 
Rising Readers
Rising Readers Oct 07, 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 13788
10:30am - 11:00am
Kids
 
 
Chair Yoga
Chair Yoga Oct 07, 2019 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Low impact yoga

For: Adults Location: Meeting Room 13753
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Adults
 
 
Preschool Storytime
Preschool Storytime Oct 07, 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 13820
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Kids
 
 
Lambda Tau nOmega
Lambda Tau nOmega Oct 07, 2019 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

December Luncheon planning meeting

For: Community Group Location: Meeting Room 14021
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Community Group
 
 
Baby Bloomers
Baby Bloomers Oct 08, 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 13808
9:30am - 10:00am
Kids
 
 
Intro To... Gospel & Christian Contemporary
Intro To... Gospel & Christian Contemporary Oct 08, 2019 - 10:30am - 11:30am

Welcome to the Fall Edition of our popular Music Appreciation series!<br /><br />Light snacks provided.

For: Adults Location: Meeting Room 13699
10:30am - 11:30am
Adults
 
 
Rising Readers
Rising Readers Oct 08, 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 13789
10:30am - 11:00am
Kids
 
 
Homewood Terrace Condo Association
Homewood Terrace Condo Association Oct 08, 2019 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Condo Meeting

For: Community Group Location: Meeting Room 14001
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Community Group
 
 
Intro To... Baroque
Intro To... Baroque Oct 09, 2019 - 10:30am - 11:30am

Welcome to the Fall Edition of our popular Music Appreciation series!<br /><br />Light snacks provided.

For: Adults Location: Meeting Room 13700
10:30am - 11:30am
Adults
 
 
Wacky Wednesday
Wacky Wednesday Oct 09, 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. 13871
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teens
 
 
Homewood Historical Society
Homewood Historical Society Oct 09, 2019 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Monthly meeting

For: Community Group Location: Meeting Room 13736
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Community Group
 
 
Intro To...Contemporary Folk
Intro To...Contemporary Folk Oct 10, 2019 - 10:30am - 11:30am

Welcome to the Fall Edition of our popular Music Appreciation series!<br /><br />Light snacks provided.

For: Adults Location: Meeting Room 13701
10:30am - 11:30am
Adults
 
 
IMRF: Pre-Retirement Workshop
IMRF: Pre-Retirement Workshop Oct 10, 2019 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm

IMRF

For: Community Group Location: Meeting Room 12708
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Community Group
 
 
Al Capone and the World's Fair
Al Capone and the World's Fair Oct 10, 2019 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Author William Hazelgrove provides a look at the effort to rid Chicago of Al Capone while planning the World's Fair during the worst year of the Great Depression.

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For: Adults Location: Meeting Room 13739
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Adults
 
 
Murder They Read Book Club
Murder They Read Book Club Oct 10, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Read and discuss mysteries with other readers! If you have questions about this meeting email Rachael Shores rachael-s@att.net.

For: Discussion Groups Location: MultiPurpose Room 13380
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Discussion Groups
 
 
Intro To...Funk
Intro To...Funk Oct 11, 2019 - 10:30am - 11:30am

Welcome to the Fall Edition of our popular Music Appreciation series!<br /><br />Light snacks provided.

For: Adults Location: Meeting Room 13702
10:30am - 11:30am
Adults
 
 
Anime/Fandom Connection-cancelled
Anime/Fandom Connection-cancelled Oct 11, 2019 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Come share your love of animanga and comics! Come in COSPLAY (appropriate costume of your favorite character)! Pics will be posted on our Facebook page. For anyone in grades 7 thru 12....

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For: Teens Location: Meeting Room 13462
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Teens
 
 
Friends Weekend Book Sale
Friends Weekend Book Sale Oct 12, 2019 (All day)

One the mezzanine level

For: Friends of the Library Location: 14070
(All day)
Friends of the Library
 
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1:30pm - 2:30pm
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Readers Theater Camp
Readers Theater Camp Oct 14, 2019 - 9:00am - 3:30pm

Spend the day at the library with Miss Kelly! We will read some books, pick one to perform, make simple costumes, and do a performance!<br /><br />Camp / Rehearsal will run 9am to 3pm...

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For: Kids Location: Meeting Room 13712
9:00am - 3:30pm
Kids
 
 
Rising Readers
Rising Readers Oct 14, 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 13790
10:30am - 11:00am
Kids
 
 
Preschool Storytime
Preschool Storytime Oct 14, 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 13821
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Kids
 
 
TED Talks and Discussion
TED Talks and Discussion Oct 14, 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 13856
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Discussion Groups
 
 
Baby Bloomers
Baby Bloomers Oct 15, 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 13809
9:30am - 10:00am
Kids
 
 
Rising Readers
Rising Readers Oct 15, 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 13791
10:30am - 11:00am
Kids
 
 
Bingo!
Bingo! Oct 15, 2019 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm

B-I-N-G-O! Come have fun playing bingo! Prizes awarded.

For: Adults Location: Meeting Room 13837
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Adults
 
 
League of Women Voters of the Homewood-Flossmoor Area
League of Women Voters of the Homewood-Flossmoor Area Oct 15, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm

General program meeting

For: Community Group Location: Meeting Room 13829
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Community Group
 
 
New Leaders
New Leaders Oct 16, 2019 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

meeting o discuss goal setting

For: Community Group Location: Meeting Room 14186
10:00am - 12:00pm
Community Group
 
 
Wacky Wednesday
Wacky Wednesday Oct 16, 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. 13872
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teens
 
 
LEGO CLUB
LEGO CLUB Oct 16, 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 13595
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Kids
 
 
Teen Leadership Council
Teen Leadership Council Oct 16, 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 13472
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Teens
 
 
Monthly Board Meeting
Monthly Board Meeting Oct 16, 2019 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Scheduled meeting of board of trustees

For: Board of Trustees Location: The Makery 13742
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Board of Trustees
 
 
Brought to you by the letter O!
Brought to you by the letter O! Oct 17, 2019 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

Practice your letter recognition in this artistic program! Use the letter "O" to create an Owl and other fall themed art. Best for children age 6 and under, this drop in program is open...

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For: Kids Location: Meeting Room 12908
10:00am - 12:00pm
Kids
 
 
Tiny Picassos
Tiny Picassos Oct 17, 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 13719
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Kids
 
 
Homewood School District 153
Homewood School District 153 Oct 18, 2019 - 9:00am - 12:30pm

Parent Workshop

For: Community Group Location: Meeting Room 14046
9:00am - 12:30pm
Community Group
 
 
Neighborhood Storytime-CANCELLED
Neighborhood Storytime-CANCELLED Oct 18, 2019 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm

In this Storytime, we will watch one classic Mr. Rogers episode, and then have a mini discussion about the topics raised in the episode while completing a simple craft or art project.<br />...

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For: Kids Location: Meeting Room 13062
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Kids
 
 
Open Mic Night
Open Mic Night Oct 18, 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 13662
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Teens
 
 
Friends Weekend Book Sale
Friends Weekend Book Sale Oct 19, 2019 (All day)

One the mezzanine level

For: Friends of the Library Location: 14071
(All day)
Friends of the Library
 
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Reel Kidz Fish Jr/High School
Reel Kidz Fish Jr/High School Oct 20, 2019 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Registration/ information for and about 2020 fishing season

For: Community Group Location: Meeting Room 14269
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Community Group
 
 
Rising Readers
Rising Readers Oct 21, 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 13792
10:30am - 11:00am
Kids
 
 
Preschool Storytime
Preschool Storytime Oct 21, 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 13822
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Kids
 
 
Baby Bloomers
Baby Bloomers Oct 22, 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 13810
9:30am - 10:00am
Kids
 
 
Rising Readers
Rising Readers Oct 22, 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 13793
10:30am - 11:00am
Kids
 
 
Frankensteins Toy Shop
Frankensteins Toy Shop Oct 22, 2019 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Kids in grades 4 through 6 are invited to channel Dr. Frankenstein in this creepy craft! <br /><br />You will cannibalize old dolls and toys to create spooky FRANKENTOYS to scare your...

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For: Kids Location: Meeting Room 13517
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Kids
 
 
Wacky Wednesday
Wacky Wednesday Oct 23, 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. 13873
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teens
 
 
CURIOUS KIDS STEAM PROGRAM
CURIOUS KIDS STEAM PROGRAM Oct 23, 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 13592
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Kids
 
 
Suicide Prevention Workshop
Suicide Prevention Workshop Oct 23, 2019 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Learn the warning signs of suicide, suicidal behaviors, and depression. Presented by Crisis Line.

For: Adults Location: Meeting Room 13831
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Adults
 
 
Writing Club for Teens!
Writing Club for Teens! Oct 24, 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 13319
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Teens
 
 
Writing Club for Kids!
Writing Club for Kids! Oct 24, 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 13310
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Kids
 
 
Gaming Night
Gaming Night Oct 25, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Hang out at the Homewood Public Library, after hours, and enjoy gaming and snacks! Xbox One,Wii,PlayStation2,board games,card games,and more! Registration is preferred. For anyone in grades 7-12....

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For: Teens Location: F.O.R.T. 13368
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Teens
 
 
Friends Weekend Book Sale
Friends Weekend Book Sale Oct 26, 2019 (All day)

One the mezzanine level

For: Friends of the Library Location: 14072
(All day)
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Rising Readers
Rising Readers Oct 28, 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 13794
10:30am - 11:00am
Kids
 
 
Preschool Storytime
Preschool Storytime Oct 28, 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 13823
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Kids
 
 
Film Discussion Group
Film Discussion Group Oct 28, 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 13228
6:00pm - 8:45pm
Adults
 
 
Horror Genre Party
Horror Genre Party Oct 28, 2019 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

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For: Teens Location: F.O.R.T. 14173
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Teens
 
 
Friends of the Homewood Library Board Meeting
Friends of the Homewood Library Board Meeting Oct 28, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

monthly meeting

For: Friends of the Library Location: MultiPurpose Room 14172
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Friends of the Library
 
 
Baby Bloomers
Baby Bloomers Oct 29, 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 13811
9:30am - 10:00am
Kids
 
 
Rising Readers
Rising Readers Oct 29, 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 13795
10:30am - 11:00am
Kids
 
 
Homeschool Meetup
Homeschool Meetup Oct 29, 2019 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

<br><br /><font size="4">Meet up with other Homeschooling kids and families in the South Suburbs. <br><br>THEME: STORY ENGINEERING<br><br><br...

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For: Kids Location: Meeting Room 13847
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Kids
 
 
Morris Ave Condo Association
Morris Ave Condo Association Oct 29, 2019 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Condo Meeting

For: Community Group Location: Meeting Room 14030
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Community Group
 
 
IMRF: Personal Benefits Review
IMRF: Personal Benefits Review Oct 30, 2019 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

IMRF individual meetings

For: Community Group Location: MultiPurpose Room 12709
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Community Group
 
 
Wizarding World Celebration
Wizarding World Celebration Oct 30, 2019 - 3:30pm - 6:00pm

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For: Family/All Ages Location: Meeting Room 13913
3:30pm - 6:00pm
Family/All Ages
 
 
Wacky Wednesday
Wacky Wednesday Oct 30, 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. 13874
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teens
 
 
Teen Leadership Council-cancelled
Teen Leadership Council-cancelled Oct 30, 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 13476
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Teens
 
 
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Oct 30, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm

It's the movie that launched a cinematic empire. See the boy wizard at the very beginning.

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For: Family/All Ages Location: Meeting Room 13914
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Family/All Ages