All are invited to brand-new Markle Branch Open House, teens to Minecraft Mondays this June

The Huntington City-Township Public Library is inviting everyone to the Open House for the brand-new Markle Branch Library. Now located at 155 West Sparks Street, the new library boasts brand new facilities, an updated and current collection in books, movies, and magazines, a meeting room, a children’s area, a branch of the Indiana Room, outdoor…

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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Indiana State Police to present Online Safety classes for children and adults at Huntington Library

The Youth Educator from the Indiana State Police Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) taskforce will present online safety for parents at the Huntington Library Thursday, May 19th at 6:30pm. The representative will give a presentation on the safe use of all devices for kids accessing the internet, as well as the various ways kids access…

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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…

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz to join Huntington Library in Family Learning Open House April 14th

The Huntington Library will proudly host Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction, Glenda Ritz. She will visit the Huntington City-Township Public Library Thursday, April 14th at 6pm, when the library will hold a Family Learning Open House. She will read a story and follow it with a meet and greet. There will also be various stations…

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…