Date archive: October 2012

HCTPL welcomes Indiana author Mike Mullin November 29

Huntington City-Township Public Library will welcome Indianapolis native Mike Mullin for an author visit and book signing at 6:30 pm on Thursday, November 29 in the Adult Meeting Room at the Main Library in Huntington.  Mullin’s critically acclaimed first novel, Ashfall, was published in September 2011 by Tanglewood Press, and the sequel, Ashen Winter, was released nationally…

It’s a snap to enter Huntington, Markle Libraries’ Teen Photo Contest

If you are between the ages of 12 – 18 and you love taking photos, get your camera out and snap away for Huntington City-Township Public Library’s third annual Teen Photography Contest. Themes for this year’s contest include Election Year 2012; Generations – Photos of Family; Random Acts of Reading – Photos of people reading…

Huntington Library hosts Star Wars Movie Marathon Friday, October 19

Long Ago, In A Galaxy Far, Far, Away, George Lucas released the first film of what became a two-trilogy, six-movie series, a little movie that’s now known as Star Wars Episode IV:  A New Hope, although at the time, was simply entitled, Star Wars.  It was an immediate worldwide sensation, and was followed in 1980…

Huntington Library offers 24/7 online branch, databases class

The digital age is changing the way people do almost everything in their daily lives – even how they use their local library.  Huntington City-Township Public Library cardholders are no exception.  The library’s new website now features a digital branch – a one-stop shop for a host of electronic services — eBooks, eAudiobooks, the Tumblebooks…

Huntington, Markle Public Libraries to host Pumpkin Decorating Contest Oct. 19-23

Huntington City-Township Public Library invites pumpkin decorators of all ages to enter our annual Pumpkin Decorating Contest, open to individuals, families, groups, and clubs of all kinds.  Between October 19-23, decorated pumpkins may be brought to either branch of Huntington City-Township Public Library. The HCTPL Main Library is located at 255 West Park Drive, Huntington,…

Huntington, Markle Libraries offer Fall PAWS-TO-READ programs for reluctant readers

The mission of the PAWS-TO-READ PROGRAM is to improve the literacy skills of children with the assistance of registered canine reading companions in a fun and relaxed environment. In PAWS-TO-READ, children ages 6-12 participate in one-on-one sessions in which they practice reading aloud to trained therapy dogs. 

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