Category archive: All Patrons

New online database: Britannica Library

Today we’ve added a new online database for all of our patrons — Britannica Library! Our subscription to Britannica Library gives you three sites in one: Children, Young Adults, and the Reference Center for older students and adults. You can choose the age-appropriate level that works best for for you and will find it easy to conduct research,…

Cuban Cooking demonstration will launch Library’s new Cookbook Club

A new book discussion group with the main focus on cookbooks will meet monthly at Huntington City-Township Public Library. A special appearance by author Kayleen Reusser will help launch the new cookbook club’s first meeting, to be held at 6pm on Thursday, April 24, with a demonstration and tasting of healthy Cuban cookery. Offering more than…

Friends of the Library Spring Used Book Sale

The Friends of the Library will offer a one-day Spring Used Book Sale at the Huntington Main Library in celebration of National Library Week.  The sale will open at 9 am on Saturday, April 26, and continue until 4:30 pm that afternoon. Featured at the sale will be cookbooks, travel books, gardening, hobby, craft, sewing,…

Celebrate Shakespeare’s 450th Birthday @ Your Library!

Huntington City-Township Public Library and the Shakespeare Club invite the community to help celebrate the 450th birthday of William Shakespeare on Saturday, April 26.At 1:30 pm, the event will begin with Shakespeare Club member Barb Betterly giving a brief overview of William Shakespeare’s life and works, as well as an introduction to one of Shakespeare’s most famous plays, Romeo and…

Library, Purdue Extension offer free budgeting class

Library, Purdue Extension offer free budgeting class

In celebration of April as Financial Literacy Month, Huntington City-Township Public Library and the Purdue Extension of Huntington County are partnering to present a free workshop on basic money management, “Budgeting 101”, at 6:30 pm on Monday, April 21 at the Main Library, 255 West Park Drive, Huntington. Karen Hinshaw, Extension Educator, will lead participants…

April Author of the Month: William Shakespeare

April Author of the Month: William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare (26 April 1564 (baptised) – 23 April 1616) was an English poet, playwright and actor, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world’s pre-eminent dramatist. He is often called England’s national poet and the “Bard of Avon”. His extant works, including some collaborations, consist of about 38 plays,…

Stories with the Easter Bunny!

Stories with the Easter Bunny!

Friday, April 11 Stories with the Easter Bunny 5:30–6:30 pm @ Markle The Easter Bunny is coming for a visit at the Markle Branch of Huntington City-Township Public Library! Kids of all ages are invited to a special Easter Bunny Story Time at 5:30pm. Parents are encouraged to bring their cameras, and take a photo of their children with the Easter Bunny from 6:00pm – 6:30pm. Remember –…

Go on a Blind Date with a Book @ Your Library

Library staff members have hand-selected a wide variety of books from the fiction and non-fiction collections, wrapped them in red paper, and placed them on display.  Patrons are invited to choose one or more wrapped titles, and just like any blind date, take a chance with the unknown!  “Blind Date with a Book” selections will include…

Library, Altrusa Club offers Holiday Sing Along

Do you enjoy singing traditional carols and holiday songs?  Huntington City-Township Public Library and the Altrusa Club are sponsoring a free, community Holiday Sing Along for joyful noise-makers of all ages, which begins at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, December 3rd at the Main Library, 255 West Park Drive, Huntington.  A song leader and accompanist will be on hand to keep the music…

Huntington Library to hold Tech Day

Want help with a gadget, device, phone, or other piece of technology?  Need an introduction to social media or email?  Interested in using the Library’s Digital Branch to do research or download eBooks & eAudiobooks?  Huntington City-Township Public Library invites the community to stop by the Main Library anytime from 11:30am – 7:30pm on Monday,…

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