April Fools’ Day party, bookmark & bookstacking contests for children & teens kick off April events at Huntington, Markle Libraries

April is packed with exciting parties and contests for children and teens at the Huntington and Markle libraries. On April 1st at 6:30pm, kids grades 1-6 are invited to our April Fools’ Day party at the Huntington Library! Wear your clothes inside out or don’t match, wear different socks on each foot, bring your favorite…

Paws-to-Read dog reading book

Huntington Library now accepting signups for Spring Paws-To-Read sessions

The Huntington City-Township Public Library, in conjunction with Canine Companions, is now accepting signups for the Paws-To-Read Spring sessions. Paws-To-Read allows children to practice their reading skills by reading aloud to a registered therapy dog. Children who participate in Paws-To-Read nationwide show improved reading skills & self-esteem, find reading more enjoyable, and feel more pride…

2015 Children Writer's Workshop

Children Writer’s Workshop to teach story writing skills at the Huntington Library

The Children’s Department of the Huntington City-Township Public Library will hold a Children Writer’s Workshop for children in grades K-3. Library staff will help kids brainstorm ideas and characters, organize their story, and finalize it – including illustrations! Staff will also have information on hand for the annual PBS Kids Go! Writers Contest for those…

Discovery Crew Huntington Library Indiana

Children can become time travelers with the Discovery Crew at the Huntington Library

The Discovery Crew at the Huntington City-Township Public Library will go back through time with this year’s theme, “Time Travelers 2015!” This year’s sessions will include stories, crafts and activities themed around our world’s history, including dinosaurs, Egypt, Greece, Rome, and more. Open to children grades 1-3, the Discovery Crew will meet on Wednesdays at…