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…

Celebrate Pi Day with pie judging contest, games and crafts for the whole family at Huntington, Markle Libraries

Pi isn’t that delicious dessert often filled with fruit, chocolate, or nuts, but we think it’s just as great. Pi is the mathematical ratio of a circle’s circumference in relation to its diameter, and is often represented with either the Greek letter “π” or its full name “Pi”. While pi’s decimal point never ends, it’s…

The Nutcracker, Stories with Santa, Used Book Sale among holiday events at Huntington, Markle libraries

The Huntington City-Township Public Library will hold a variety of events in December to celebrate the holiday season. The annual Christmas Extravaganza will take place at the Huntington Main Library on Thursday, December 11th from 4-5:30pm and Tuesday, December 16th from 6-7:30pm. It will feature the classic E.T.A. Hoffman Christmas story The Nutcracker, as retold…

Celebrate Halloween at your library with Haunted Halloween, Fright Night party & movie showings

Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to a Haunted Halloween party at the Huntington Main Library Tuesday, October 28th at 6:30pm. There will be a pumpkin pie eating contest, ghost sundaes, a spooky story, mummy wrap competition, and more! Dressing in your costume and bringing friends are both encouraged, and registration is requested. Call 260-356-2900…

Huntington, Markle libraries hold pumpkin decorating contest for all ages October 17-21

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 17-21, 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,…

Huntington, Markle libraries offer summer reading for the whole family

Registration is underway for Fizz! Boom! READ! Summer Reading Programs, which begin on Monday, June 2 for all ages at the Huntington City-Township Public Library, 255 West Park Drive, Huntington, and the HCTPL Markle Branch Library, 197 East Morse Street, Markle. This summer’s overall theme, Fizz! Boom! READ! is designed to encourage reading and motivate…