Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Spring Celebration Saturday April 29

Celebrate the last day of our spring reading raffle by attending a Spring Fling Celebration out in the Secret Garden behind Central Library on Saturday, April 29. This event is sponsored by the HB Tree Society. There will be a butterfly tent and release, stories, crafts and everyone is invited to dance around the Maypole
At 11:00 a.m. there will be a Maypole Dance with Queen Green
At 12:30 there will be a Butterfly Release. (Parents may register their children at the event to release a butterfly into the garden)

Monday, March 27, 2017

Ballet Etudes' Sleeping Beauty Tickets now on sale!

Tickets for Ballet Etudes' Sleeping Beauty on Tuesday, May 23 and Wednesday, May 24 at 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. are on sale at the Children's Desk. The program will be held in the Library Theater. Tickets are $5 each. The ballet is roughly 60 to 75 minutes long. Advanced ticket purchase is highly recommended.

Monday, March 13, 2017

Join our Bee a Reader Spring Reading Raffle March 20 - April 29.

Children 13 and under can take part in the library's Spring Reading Raffle program March 20 - April 29. For every 10 books or 180 minutes they log online they will earn a digital badge and a virtual raffle ticket for a chance to win fun prizes. Register online here. https://hbpl.beanstack.com/reader365  They can also pick up a reading log at any HB library or can print one out. http://www.huntingtonbeachca.gov/images/users/library/springlog_2017.jpg

All children who complete the program will receive a scratch and sniff BEE A READER bookmark and sticker!

There will be a end of the program Spring Celebration held in the Secret Garden behind Central Library on Saturday, April 29 from 10 a.m. to noon. There will be a Maypole, Butterfly tent, crafts and more. Everyone is invited to attend.

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

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.

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

Register online at hbpl.org   https://docs.google.com/forms/d/15QHsj_smflj_2xXDIxHB4w5aDFc3uspqAc2RpuUfx1Q/viewform

Monday, January 5, 2015

Rock and Roll Reading Pajama Storytime May 11

Rock out to Mr. Brian's Pajama Storytime. Lots of music, singing and audience participation. 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.

Rock and Roll Reading is held the second Thursday of the month. This event is FREE.