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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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October brings Instagram 101 workshop to Markle Library, Minecraft Monday Club to Huntington Library

Adults can come learn how to snap trendy photos on their smartphones by coming to the Markle Library’s Instagram 101 workshop Friday, October 14th at 5:30pm. Make sure to bring your smartphone, as the workshop will involve practical demonstration and practicing! Teens are invited to the Huntington Library’s newest club – Minecraft Mondays! Every 1st…

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Descendant of Chiefs Richardville and LaFontaine to host local Miami Indian history program at Huntington Library; Markle Library History Room open for drop-ins this October

Most who have or currently do live in Huntington are familiar with the names Chief Richardville and Chief LaFontaine. While many of us learned about them in school or from history books, a program October 19th at the Huntington Library will let you learn about them from a direct descendant. “Letter from Catherine” will take…

Couponing 101, HCCSC fall break activities, and paper crafts for adults some of upcoming workshops at Huntington Library

Couponing can be a relaxing hobby that reaps financial rewards, but it can be intimidating to start. Library staff member and avid couponer Jessi Brown is here to teach you the basics in the Huntington Library’s Couponing 101 program. Join Jessi at 2pm on Saturday, October 22nd to learn the ins and outs of couponing…

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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…

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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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Huntington Library to host Volunteer Fair, bring community discounts to library card holders in September

It can often be tricky to find volunteer opportunities in the community. It frequently means going door to door, checking individual groups and agencies to see what’s available. The Huntington Library aims to make this easier by hosting a Volunteer Fair from 10am-12pm Saturday, September 17th. Community organizations will have tables set up, allowing those…

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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…