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Huntington Library holds write-ins, writing workshop as official Write-In Partner for 2015 NaNoWriMo

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…

Ghost hunters, pumpkin decorating, & urban legends among Halloween programs at Huntington, Markle Libraries

October will be a spooky, activity-filled month at the Huntington and Markle Libraries. Get ready for the fall season by learning about Halloween folklore and urban legends at the Huntington Library on Thursday, October 8th. From 6-7pm, Linda Urschel, Professor of English at Huntington University, will talk about the beliefs, traditions, and urban tales surrounding…

Tuesday Tip: AudioFile SYNC program brings free popular, classic YA audiobooks to teens during summer

Everyone loves Tuesday Tips that feature free stuff. Actually, everyone just loves free stuff no matter how you get it. Normally it’s for adults or kids, but this week’s feature is for teens!       SYNC is a program that gives away two complete audiobook downloads — a current Young Adult title paired thematically…

Huntington Library celebrates end of Summer Reading Program with Comic Con and Children’s Carnival in Huntington, Fun & Games at Markle

The Huntington and Markle libraries will be holding a variety of community-wide events to celebrate the end of another successful Summer Reading Program. For this summer’s Every Hero Has a Story theme, the Huntington Library will be holding a free Comic Con for all ages. From 9am-3pm on Saturday, July 18th, everyone is welcome to…