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VIRTUAL: Holiday Tech Gift Guide

VIRTUAL: Holiday Tech Gift Guide

Looking for gift inspiration? Find great technology gift ideas from our staff from kitchen gadgets to phone accessories and everything between. We will have memorable tech gift ideas for every budget.

Noon Years Eve Party

Countdown until noon with us at the library by completing crafts, playing games, and enjoying some snacks!  

Illinois Libraries Present: Midwest Baking with Shauna Sever

Join Shauna Sever, cookbook author, TV and radio contributor, and daughter of the great Midwest, for this special holiday event. Shauna will share tips to make your holiday gatherings delicious.

Seasoned Tech: Drop-In Tech Support Consultations at HPL

Stop in to get tech help from experienced experts from Hinsdale Public Library and the Indian Prairie Computer Club. Whether it’s your laptop, phone, tablet, or software, we can help. Bring your questions and devices!

Illinois Libraries Present: An Evening with Caitlin Doughty

Join us for a conversation with Caitlin Doughty, mortician, bestselling author, and advocate for death acceptance. Hailed by The New York Times as “a relentlessly curious and chipper tour guide to the underworld,” she’ll discuss reform of Western funeral industry practices and much more with Mark Bazer (The Interview Show).

Spice Club Potluck

Calling all members and wannabe members of Spice Club! Join our “potluck” get together where we’ll be discussing the spices we used, the recipes we made, and successes and failures in the kitchen. Feel free to bring your favorite Spice Club inspired treats to share!

Houseplants 101

Learn the essentials to maintain the most common houseplants. Expert Jean Berg, with Phillip’s Interior Plants & Displays, will bring in samples of easy-care plants and invites participants to bring in your own houseplants or photos of the plant to help diagnose problems or answer any of your other questions.

HYBRID: Protect Your Family Tree with Estate Planning

Learn how to leave assets to those you want without court involvement and how to ensure the protection of your loved ones. This program is for adults of all ages.

HYBRID: Avoid Becoming a Victim of Scams

This presentation by the Illinois Attorney General’s Office will provide you with the tools to gain an understanding of the most common scams and how to keep your money safe.

Storytelling Workshop with Jill Howe

“Our lives are made of story. Let me help you share yours with the world!” Learn how to become a master storyteller in this two-hour storytelling workshop led by storyteller and coach Jill Howe. Participants will be taught how to tell your true stories in a captivating way.