Holiday Closings
Thursday, December 24
Friday, December 25
Saturday, December 26

Thursday, December 31 (at 1pm)
Friday, January 1
Library Services
Hours: Library staff are available by phone/email/online chat: Monday-Friday 10-6; Saturday 10-5. More info on available services here.

Book Drop: Opens at 9am on Monday and closes at 5pm on Saturday. No donations are being accepted. Please do not leave them in the book drop or on the sidewalk. The book drop is closed during holiday hours.

Curbside Pickup: M/F/Sa 10-2 + T/W/Th 10-6. More info on this service here.
Jingle Books
Last day to register for book delivery by horse & carriage! More info here.

Wednesday, December 16

Staff will be taking a magical ride around town to deliver books to 3 Hinsdale parks.
Family Reading
Keep your kids reading and engaged over the winter! Click the name of the program to learn more about each:

VIRTUAL Programs
These programs will take place virtually or require picking up materials for at-home activities. Include an email address when registering and an online meeting invitation will be sent to you. View the full list of winter programs on our Events page.
Programs for Adults
Hinsdale Bite Club: Online Cooking Resources: Tuesday, December 15 at 7:00 pm

Next Chapter Social Club: Interactive Movie: Thursday, December 17 at 7:00 pm

Watch programs at your pace on our YouTube channel.
Programs for Teens
S.T.E.A.M Kits for Teens: Monday, December 14

Teen Book Box: Friday, December 18

JackBox Party Games: Friday, December 18 at 4:00 pm (only 2 seats left!)
Programs for Kids
Storytime for Babies and Toddlers on Tuesdays at 9:30 am

Preschool Book Break on Tuesdays at 10:30 am

Monarch 2021 Read Aloud: Thursday, December 17 at 4:00 pm

HPL Book Box Jr.: Friday, December 18

Friday, January 8

First Chapter Fridays: Friday, January 8 at 4:00 pm

Registration opens on December 15 for the following:

Cabin Fever Crafts: January 1-31
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
Get in Touch
For questions about your library card, email

For questions about digital services, email

Call us at 630.986.1976 from 10am-6pm Monday through Friday and 10-5 Saturday.

Chat live with a librarian by clicking on the blue box at the bottom of our homepage Monday-Friday from 10am-6pm and Saturday 10-5.

Follow us on social media at the links below.

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