Join the Library and special guests at these stellar summer events and celebrate "A Universe of Stories." Special thanks to the Friends of the Highland Park Library and the Town's Parks Department for the use and set up of Prather Park.
Program 1: REPCO Wildlife Encounters
Friday, June 7, 10 - 11 a.m., Prather Park, Corner of Euclid and Drexel
Blast-off this summer with REPCO Wildlife Encounters, and enjoy a fun, exciting, and educational presentation on turtles, snakes, frogs, tortoises, and other creepy crawly critters that have been part of the space program.
Program 2: Teen Tech Petting Zoo
Sponsored by Christine McKenny and Allie Beth Allman & Associates
Thursday, June 13, 2:30 - 4:30 p.m., at the University Park Public Library
University Park Public Library
8383 Preston Center Plaza, Suite 200
University Park, TX 75225
The University Park Public Library and the Highland Park Library are partnering together to present Close Encounters: A Teen Tech Petting Zoo. This will take place at the University Park Public Library. Teens will create their own cosmic maker-space with new hands-on technology. Teens can code, play, and learn with Virtual Reality headsets, Sphero robots, Ozobots, Circuit Building Kits, and much more.
Program 3: Pete the Cat Show
Saturday, June 15, 2 - 3 p.m., Highland Park Library, Town Council Chamber
Join us for an interactive Pete the Cat Story Time presented by Mr. Phil. The show will feature a Pete the Cat puppet, story readings, songs, and dance.
Program 4: HP DPS Community Event
Friday, June 21, 10 - 11 a.m., Prather Park, Corner of Euclid and Drexel
Join Highland Park's Department of Public Safety at Prather Park for an engaging morning of educational displays, giveaways, and face painting.
Program 5: Nasher Sculpture Center
Friday, July 12, 10 - 11 a.m., Prather Park, Corner of Euclid and Drexel
Connect art to outer space with the Nasher Sculpture Center. Join us in Prather Park for galactic-themed art projects in the park.