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Posted on: April 2, 2022

[ARCHIVED] National Library Week, April 3-9

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First sponsored in 1958, the American Library Association and libraries across the country observe National Library Week ("NLW") each April to celebrate the valuable role libraries, librarians, and library workers play in transforming lives and communities. 

The theme for this year's NLW, which is April 3 - 9, is Connect with Your Library. All types of libraries continue to go above and beyond to keep their communities connected by expanding services; embracing innovative programming, and collections; providing critical resources and expertise; and more.

In addition to the Town's public library, the Highland Park Independent School District's Armstrong Elementary, Boone Elementary, Bradfield Elementary, Hyer Elementary, University Park Elementary, McCulloch Intermediate and Highland Park Middle School, and the Highland Park High School libraries offer an environment conducive to reading and learning; creative expression; and investigation and research.

Libraries serve as their community's connection to lifelong learning and power imagination through creativity and discovery.

Ways to Contact the Highland Park Library

 Please reach out to Library staff in the following ways:

  • Visit the Library Tuesday from 9:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Wednesday - Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  
  • By email, hplibrary@hplibrary.info or the Ask a Librarian Service available on the Library’s website.
  • By phone, 214-559-9400; if prompted to leave a message, please do so. Messages are checked regularly.

Please email the Library or sign up online (select Library News and Services) to be added to our subscriber list to receive email updates from the Library.

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