Raggedy Ann & Andy – Hoosier Heritage of a Children’s Classic

Huntington City-Township Public Library invites adults, and especially senior citizens, to attend, at 2pm on Wednesday, December 11 at the Main Library, 255 West Park Drive, Huntington.  Created in 1915 by Johnny Gruelle, a newspaper cartoonist and children’s illustrator and author, Raggedy Ann and Andy dolls, and Gruelle’s stories of their adventures were a nearly instant hit…

It’s a snap to enter Huntington, Markle Libraries’ Teen Photo Contest

If you are between the ages of 12 – 18 and you love taking photos, get your camera out and snap away for Huntington City-Township Public Library’s fourth annual Teen Photography Contest.  Themes for this year’s contest include  Random Acts of Reading – Photos of people reading in any way, anywhere; and Free Choice – Photos of any subject or theme you choose.…

Huntington Library Hosts Halloween Party for Teens

Huntington City-Township Public Library invites young adults in grades 6 – 12 to a Teen Halloween Party at 6:30 pm on Thursday, October 30th at the Main Library in Huntington.  The fun will begin at 6:30 with Scary Stories, Haunted Book Bingo, Build-Your-Own Ghost Sundaes, and much more. Participants are encouraged to dress up.  This teens-only celebration is…

Huntington, Markle Public Libraries to host Pumpkin Decorating Contest Oct. 18-22

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 18-22, 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,…

Dig Into Reading this summer @ the Main Library…

We’ve got Summer Reading Programs for ALL ages!

The Summer Reading Program is designed to be a motivational element in encouraging children and families to read together and to broaden their reading experiences during the summer months. Club participants of all ages may come and participate in Reading Club any time the library is open.  Please remember -

  • All materials are now checked out at the main circulation desk located inside the library entrance.
  • Books that children wish to count for Reading Club credit need to be returned at the children’s information desk.  
  • Books will not count for reading club credit  if they are returned in the library drop boxes.