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…

Literacy Coalition Spelling Bee, Purdue Extension Office Indoor Walking Classes both coming to Huntington Library in June

The Huntington County Literacy Coalition will be holding their first annual Team Spelling Bee Saturday, June 11th at 10am at the Huntington Library. Teams of four can register to compete by stopping by the Literacy office at the Huntington Library. There will also be door prizes and raffles, in addition to the prizes for the…

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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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…

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…

Children & teens can learn sign language, spend spring break at the Huntington Library

In honor of Disability Awareness Month, children in grades K-6 are invited to the Huntington Library for Sign Language with Amanda Tuesday, March 29th at 4:15pm! Library staff member Amanda Bickel will teach attendees basic sign language, and the library will have a month-long display of materials to raise disability awareness for those wishing to…