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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,…

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Youth Services Bureau’s public suicide prevention training, Huntington Library’s Spooky Movie Nights both coming soon to Huntington Library

The Youth Services Bureau of Huntington County will be hosting a public QPR Suicide Prevention Training class at the Huntington Library from 3-5pm Tuesday, September 20th. The QPR mission is to reduce suicidal behaviors and save lives by providing innovative, practical, and proven suicide prevention training to as many people as possible. Suicide is the…

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Learn about homeschooling, enter pie contest with Huntington Library’s Home School Open House, Taste of Indiana programs in September

The Huntington Library’s Home School Open House, taking place Thursday, September 8th from 1-3pm, is an opportunity for parents and homeschool teachers to discover materials and services the library has to offer for homeschooling families and programs. The event will feature a child activity, library tours, an exploration of print & online resources and an…

Teens can showcase talent at Open Mic Night, Harry Potter fans of all ages can head Back To Hogwarts at Huntington Library in September

Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to the Huntington Library for the annual Open Mic Night at 6pm Thursday, September 15th. Every year the Huntington Library holds an Open Mic Night, a night where teens can come and share their talents. Whether it’s singing, telling jokes, spinning a basketball on one’s finger, or any other…

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Water Play for children, brand-new Gaming Club and World Coloring Day coming to Huntington Library in August

Children ages 3-5 years are invited to the Huntington Library August 17th for a water-themed S.T.E.M. program. Starting at 10am, children will be able to explore the properties of water with boats, weighted water figures, cups, and various other water toys. An extra set of clothing is encouraged as the kids will probably get wet!…

Huntington Library Heritage Days hours, decorative kite craft for children, and Silent Library game for teens

Due to the Heritage Days carnival festivities being relocated to the southern portion of Cherry Street, the Huntington Library will be closing at 5pm Wednesday, June 15th and will remain closed through the rest of the week. The Markle Branch library will be open for regular hours the entire week, as that location will not…