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Highland Park Public Library

494 Laurel Ave.

Highland Park, IL 60035

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Bring mom, dad, grandma, grandpa, kids, grandkids, aunts, uncles and cousins to the Library's Digital Media Lab and use our equipment to record up to 45 minutes of your family's stories.
We will upload your stories to the Internet Archive as well as give you a copy of your electronic recording and a group photo of your family's participants.

Please print out a copy of the Interview Planning Worksheet and Suggested Questions list and bring the filled out worksheet to your session.




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Are there ID requirements or an age limit?

This is a family event. Due to space restrictions please limit your group to at most 8 persons. At least one member of your group must be a Highland Park resident. Children under 14 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

How long will our recording be?

Each family may reserve one, one-hour recording session. Recording time will be aproximately 45 minutes.

What can/can't I bring to the event?

Be sure to bring your filled out Interview Planning Worksheet. Remember...food and drink are not allowed in the Digital Media Lab.

Will we have time to edit our recording?

Probably not. However, at the end of your recording session you can request a Book a Librarian session to learn how to edit your audio and/or use it as a sound track for a video production incorporating family videos, memorabilia and photographs.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Call 847-681-7032

Oh no, we can't come after all! Now what?

If your family must cancel, please let us know as soon as possible so that someone on the waiting list can be let in.

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