Olympic Diver to visit, Father’s Day and Bicycle License Plate crafts to take place at Huntington, Markle Libraries this June

The Huntington Library is proud to welcome Mary Beth Dunnichay, Olympic Diver on the 2008 Beijing Olympic Team, to speak at the Huntington Library Tuesday, June 14th at 5:30pm. She’ll speak all about her time at the Olympics, the training involved to get there, and other related subjects. Mary Beth became a U.S. Olympic Team…

On Your Mark, Get Set, Read for the Huntington, Markle libraries’ Summer Reading Program

The annual Summer Reading Program is bringing sports and fitness-themed programs to your summer! This year’s theme is “On Your Mark, Get Set, Read!” and the all-ages program kicks off June 6th to fill the summer with sports and fitness-themed programs and activities. The program is broken into different age groups—toddlers, children, teens, and adults—each…

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Huntington Library to form Teen Advisory Group, Ray Brown to visit in May

Calling all teens — the Huntington Library needs your help. The library is forming a Teen Advisory Group, where teens can come and turn ideas and interests into fun programs and events. Joining also guarantees you volunteer hours, more friends, and pizza. The Teen Advisory Group’s first meeting will be on Tuesday, May 17th from…

Annual Friends Spring Used Book Sale, Vintage Postcard Appraisal Workshop wrap up April at Huntington Library

April is soon upon us, which means the Huntington City-Township Public Library’s annual Friends of the Library Used Book Sale is almost here! Join us Friday and Saturday, April 29th & 30th, for the annual sale, where used books donated to the library are sold for a fraction of their retail cost. The sale runs…

Celebrate National Library Week at Huntington & Markle Libraries April 10-16 with activities for all ages

First sponsored in 1958, National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries across the country each April. It is a time to celebrate the contributions of our nation’s libraries and librarians and to promote library use and support. The Huntington and Markle libraries will be celebrating by…

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Huntington Library to welcome Amish Fiction writer Vannetta Chapman for author visit, book signing on April 20th

The Huntington Library is happy to welcome Vannetta Chapman for an author talk and visit Wednesday, April 20th at 9:30am. She is the author of six different book series, ranging from Amish romance to mystery to suspense – with two series set in Shipshewana, Indiana. In addition to her books, she has published over one…

Indiana Poet Laureate visit, knitting & crocheting 101 class coming to Huntington Library in March

In celebration of Indiana’s Bicentennial, the Huntington Library is proud to host Indiana Poet Laureate (and Markle native!) Shari Wagner at the Huntington Library for a poetry reading and discussion. Join us Wednesday, March 23rd at 6:30pm to hear Shari read selections of her poetry and discuss the places in Indiana that inspired her to…

Huntington Library offers computer 101 classes, hosts Indiana Bicentennial Reading Challenge

The Huntington Library will hold two Computer Basics classes this March for those who wish to brush up on their computer skills. Tuesday, March 1st at 1pm will be a Computer Basics 101 class, geared towards teaching computer skills such as the various parts, mouse control, navigation, and saving files. Wednesday, March 16th at 5:30pm…