Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Register for Shelving Workshop and Shelving Schedule

The teen volunteer shelving workshop is held the first Wednesday of each month at 4:00 p.m. in the Tabby Theater. Volunteers MUST attend the workshop before they can start shelving books.
To register for a workshop, click here  http://hbpl.libcal.com/calendar.php?cid=6031&t=m&d=2017-02-01&cal%5B%5D=6031

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Authors Festival Jan. 31, 2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

The Friends of the Children's Library annual Authors Festival will be held on Tuesday, January 31 from 2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the Central Library Children's Department. Come meet a variety of children's authors and illustrators. Books will be for sale and people will be able to have their books signed.

The award ceremony for the winners of the Writing and Illustrating Contest will be held during the Authors Festival in the Tabby Theater. Winners pre-K through 3rd grade will receive their awards at 3:30 p.m. Winners 4-th - 8th grade will receive their awards starting at 4:15 p.m.

Winning stories and artwork will be display during the event and will remain on display in the Children's Department through the month of February.

Jungle Book Ballet tickets go on sale Jan. 21

Ballet Etudes will be performing the Jungle Book on Tuesday, Feb. 28 and Wednesday, March 1 at 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. in the Library Theater. Tickets are $5 each and go on sale Saturday, Jan. 21.
Ballet is roughly 60 to 75 minutes long.

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Winter Reading Raflle ends Feb 26

. If you are already registered in our Beanstack program, just click on the Winter Reading Raffle button to register. The reading raffle runs from Dec. 19 through Feb. 26. For every 10 books or 180 minutes children log online they will earn a virtual raffle ticket for a chance to win a stuffed toy or bubble/ooze timer. Children ages 12 and under are encourage to try to read and/or listen to 100 books or 30 hours to complete the program. Those who do will receive a holiday theme pencil or sticker (while supplies last) There will be multiple winners.

Pre-register now for our Spring Reading Raffle which runs March 20 - April 29.

Haven't yet registered for Beanstack? Click here to do so. Beanstack offers year round and seasonal reading programs. https://hbpl.beanstack.com/reader365

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Storytime Corner Weekly List of Storytime Books, Songs and Crafts

Want to know what each storyteller's weekly storytime books are? Aren't sure what books, Miss Debra, Miss Melissa, Miss Laura, Miss Maribel, Miss Denise or Miss Barbara have read? Click on this link and see.
http://hbpl.libguides.com/kids/storytime

An updated Storytime Corner with the current storytimes is mailed out each week on Mondays @ noon.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Winter and Spring SCRATCH computer coding classes


Held the Second and Fourth Monday through May.


7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tabby Theater
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Register online at hbpl.org   https://docs.google.com/forms/d/15QHsj_smflj_2xXDIxHB4w5aDFc3uspqAc2RpuUfx1Q/viewform

Monday, January 5, 2015

Family Evening Pajama Storytime Feb. 9

Come to Mr. Brian's Pajama Storytime. National Charity League will be handing out refreshments to the children afterward. Children and parents can wear their pajamas to storytime (if they want to)

 7:00 p.m. in the Tabby Theater.

Family Evening Pajama Storytime is held the second Thursday of the month. This event is FREE.