Library, Master Gardeners present Father’s Day garden gift workshop for kids Huntington City-Township Public Library and Huntington Area Master Gardeners will present a Father’s Day make & take gardening craft workshop on Saturday, June 8th at the Main Library, 255 West Park Drive, Huntington. Kids ages 4 years to Grade 5 are invited tolisten to a gardening story,…Details
The Friends of the Huntington City-Township Public Library will honor outgoing Library Board of Trustees member Carlton Sprague with a farewell reception at 6pm on Monday, February 18, 2013 in the north gathering area at the Main Library, in appreciation for his many years of unpaid, volunteer service to Huntington City-Township Public Library and to the communities it serves.
Mr. Sprague served on the Huntington City-Township Public Library Board of Trustees, and has served as Treasurer on the combined Huntington City-Township and Markle Board of Trustees since 2003.Details
Huntington City-Township Public Library invites adventure, comedy and romance lovers of all ages to a free Valentine Movie Night, featuring The Princess Bride. The feature, which is rated PG, will begin promptly at 6pm on Thursday, February 14th at the Main Library, 255 West Park Drive, Huntington. Valentine-themed snacks will be provided – bring your own (nonalcoholic) beverages and a bean bag chair or other comfortable seating if you wish. Registration is requested – call the Main Library at 356-0824 to reserve your place.
More than 25 years ago, Rob Reiner made a quirky little film called The Princess Bride, based onDetails
Do you have a Huntington City-Township Public Library Card and a portable device like a smartphone, iPad, eReader, or Tablet? Huntington City-Township Public Library will offer a series of Get eBooks @ Your Library workshops during the month of February. Interested patrons should bring their reading or listening device and any questions they may have.…Details
Did Santa leave you a smartphone, iPad, tablet PC, or eReader this year? Want to get started using your new device with the Library’s digital collections? Huntington City-Township Public Library will offer a free eBooks & eAudios How-To & Troubleshooting Workshop from 6:30 – 7:30 pm on Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 at the Main Library,…Details
Huntington City-Township Public Library invites kids & teens in grades 6-12 to test their mettle at Chess Time, to be held from 6-8 pm on Tuesday, January 29 at the Main Library, 255 West Park Drive, Huntington. Teens can play practice games to build their strategy skills, and then enter a chess tournament if they…Details
Huntington City-Township Public Library invites the community to the Friends of the Library‘s annual Holiday Book Boutique, to be held from 9 am – 4 pm on Saturday, December 1st @ the Main Library, 255 West Park Drive, Huntington. Items offered for sale will include very gently used books, movies, music, and other items of gift-giving quality. Children and…Details
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 on October 16th, 2012. Mullin will be speaking on Taekwondo, how to be a better writer, and the geology of the Yellowstone supervolcano.
Copies of Ashfall and Ashen Winter can be purchased at the event. First in the series, Ashfall will be available in paperback for $10 and in hardcover for $15. Ashen Winter, the second and newest book in the series, will be available in hardcover for $16. No purchase is necessary to attend, and everyone is welcome. For more information on the program or book signing, please call the Huntington City-Township Public Library at (260) 356-2900. The Main Library is located at 255 West Park Drive in Huntington.Details
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 animated e-book library for children, genealogical information on HeritageQuest Online, Inspire Indiana, and an extensive list of databases and online resources available for free to library cardholders any time, day or night.Details
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, and the HCTPL Markle Branch Library is located at 197 East Morse Street, Markle. Pumpkins should not be carved, but can be decorated with markers, paints, yarn, cloth, hats, or any such item.Details