Fall Highlights

HPL After Dark:

Trivia Night

The Friends of the Library are excited for the return of trivia night! A team captain can register your group of 6-10 people. Space is filling quickly!

Fall Storytime Sessions

Classes for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers start soon! Search September 13, 14, or 15 for your preferred class. Introducing a Saturday option too! 

Pop-up Photo Booth

September is Library Card Sign Up Month! Show off your Hinsdale Library card in our pop-up photo booth after Labor Day. Fun props and a festive background will be set up in the lobby through the month. Need a card? Apply here.   

The Library will be CLOSED on Sunday, September 4 and Monday, September 5 for Labor Day. 

Museum Passes and More

Did you know your Hinsdale library card grants you access to many exciting museums and cultural institutions in the Chicagoland area?

Learn More Here

Library Programs

Registration is required for most programs. Include an email address when registering. An online meeting invitation will be sent for virtual sessions.

Register for take-home programs to receive pick-up instructions. Kits for kids and teens can be picked up at the Youth Services Desk downstairs.

for Adults

Loie Fuller Screening: Dancing in the Light Fantastic: Tuesday, Sept. 13

Seasonal Decorating Workshop: Wednesday, September 14

VIRTUAL: A Conversation with Marlee Matlin: Wednesday, Sept. 14

Voyagers Travel Discussion Club: Bavaria, Germany: Thursday, Sept. 15

for High Schoolers

TAKE HOME Welcome Fall Banner: Friday, Sept. 1 (Grades 6-12)

Teen Book Tasting: Friday, September 9

HPL Teen Book Box: Friday. Sept. 16 (Grades 6-12)

for Middle Schoolers

Music BINGO:Taylor Swift Edition: Tuesday, Sept. 6

Middle School Book Club: Thursday, Sept. 8

for Kids

Sidewalk Chalk Art: Thursday, September 8

Fluffy Slime: Tuesday, September 13

Autumn Leaves Scene: Wednesday, September 14

A Warrior Cats Gathering: Thursday, Sept. 15

HPL Book Box Jr: Friday, Sept. 16

The fall newsletter is here!

Don't forget that some of our programs are recorded

and available at your own pace.

Connect with our Digital Collection
eBooks and eAudiobooks: Find current and popular titles on Overdrive/Libby and Hoopla.

Movies, Music, and TV: Browse Hoopla for a selection of all three. Kanopy offers movies, documentaries, and Great Courses.

Magazines: Flipster has over 30 magazines available digitally.

For Kids: Special collections in Kanopy and Hoopla are curated just for kids.

There are temporary borrowing increases on all of these services. With your HPL card, get started at hinsdalelibrary.info/downloadables.

Great Courses: Visit libbyapp.com or download the Libby app on your phone or tablet. Follow the instructions to sign in with your HPL card and then look for the "Extras" link to find The Great Courses. Watch as many of the 250 Great Courses titles as you'd like during your one-week checkout period!

Ancestry.com, Mango Languages, and other learning resources are available on our Digital Resources page.

We also have a Circulating Technology collection! Devices for checkout include a projector and screen, hotspots, Roku, and more. Check availability here.

Get in Touch

For questions about your library card, email circulation@hinsdalelibrary.info.

For questions about digital services, email adultservices@hinsdalelibrary.info.

Call us at 630.986.1976.

Chat live with a librarian by clicking on the blue box at the bottom of our homepage during Library hours.

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