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Huntington & Markle Libraries host Paws to Read, Huntington Library holds Daddy/Daughter Hair Fair and INSPIRE workshop in March

The Huntington and Markle libraries will kick off this spring’s Paws to Read sessions this March. Huntington will have sessions each Saturday morning, where children who are learning to read can practice, judgment free, with a registered therapy dog. Markle’s sessions will be March 11th and 18th, as well as April 1st and 22nd. All…

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Go Wild! with Story Time, travel the world through folk tales with Discovery Crew this spring at Huntington, Markle Libraries

Spring is almost here, and with it comes Story Time & Discovery Crew at the Huntington and Markle Libraries. Children ages birth through 7 years will explore the wild and its animals with each week’s story time sessions, taking place at 2:30pm Mondays in Markle, 10am Tuesdays & Wednesdays in Huntington, and 6:30pm Tuesdays, also…

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National Novel Writing Month Write-Ins return to Huntington Library, Markle Library to hold Pumpkin Mania program for children

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to creative writing. On November 1, participants begin working towards the goal of writing a 50,000-word novel by 11:59 PM on November 30. Valuing enthusiasm, determination, and a deadline, NaNoWriMo is for anyone who has ever thought fleetingly about writing a novel. The Huntington Library’s…

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Huntington Library to host workshop on prepping lawn and garden for spring, pumpkin decorating contest in October

As summer slips into fall, it’s time for us to start taking the steps needed to see our lawn and garden through the winter into the spring. Wayne Fox from the Huntington Nursery will give a presentation at the Huntington Library Tuesday, October 11th at 5pm on tips and techniques for keeping your plants healthy…

October brings Paws to Read, Gene Stratton-Porter celebration to Huntington & Markle libraries

The Huntington and Markle Libraries will continue their fall Paws to Read sessions this year on Saturday mornings in October and November. Paws to Read is a time for children to read aloud to registered therapy dogs in a fun and relaxed environment. Children reading to therapy dogs nationwide show improved reading skills, improved self-esteem,…