•English Conversation Class. Wednesdays, 7:45 p.m.

•Evening in the Stacks: Sparkle and Spurs. Feb. 23, 7 p.m. For information and ticket sales, go to hclibrary.org/stacks.

•Tea and Tomes. Third Thursdays, 10:30 a.m.

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•Asian American Literature. Third Mondays, 7 p.m.

•Blood pressure screenings. Second Mondays, 12:30-3 p.m. Free.

•HiTech. Through Feb. 19. Explore digital music and video, digital media, and mobile app design. Collaborate with peers who are on international exchange in Spain, France and Ghana. Go to hclibrary.org/hitech for a calendar with details.

•Mystery. Second Wednesdays, 7 p.m.

•Nonfiction. Third Wednesdays. 7 p.m.

•Picture Book Parade. Thursdays, 10:15 a.m. Ages 2-5, with adult.