Monday, September 14, 2015

In N Out Reading Program starts Oct. 3

Our In-N-Out Reading Program for children ages 4 - 12 runs October 3 - November 14. Children may register online at starting Oct. 13 or they can register at any Huntington Beach Library branch. Children read five library books and they can receive a coupon good for one hamburger or cheeseburger at any In-N-Out. Children may earn up to 3 coupons during the program for a total of 15 books read.

Halloween Magic Show Oct. 27

Our annual Halloween Magic Show featuring Johnny Ace Palmer will be held on Tuesday, October 27 at 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. in the Library Theater. Tickets are $4 each and go on sale September 28.
Children may wear their Halloween costumes to the program. Following each show there will be a costume parade up the circular ramp and around the main floor of the library. Children will end up in the Children's Department where they will be able to touch Snowball, the magic rabbit, and will be given a coupon for Legoland (free child entrée with adult purchase).

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

One-on-One math tutoring for GR. 8th - HS seniors

One-on-One free tutoring for math homework is available Tuesdays and Thursday from 4:00 to 8:30 p.m. in the Children's Conference Room starting September 22. This service is for students in 8th grade through high school seniors.
Register online at

Need more help. Use the library's free online database Brainfuse and connect with live online tutors everyday from 1:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Library card is needed to access Brainfuse.

SCRATCH computer coding classes

Our popular SCRATCH computer coding classes for students ages 10 and up will be held
Sept 14 and 28,
October 19 and 26,
November 16 and 30
December 7 and 14
7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Downstairs Maddy Room
Learn how to make a Finch Robot.

Register online at

Monday, August 3, 2015

Great Toy Sleepover Slideshow 2015
Click on the link to see this year's slideshow of our 2015 Great Stuffed Animal sleepover. The slideshow is also available for viewing on our Facebook page and the library's twitter account.

Don't worry if your toys missed this year's sleepover. We will be having another sleepover next August! Who knows what mischief the toys will get in next summer.

Monday, January 5, 2015

Halloween Family Evening Pajama Storytime October 8

For our special Halloween Pajama Storytime children may wear their Halloween costumes or pajamas to storytime! Come and enjoy an evening of not so spooky stories, puppets and songs. .  National Charity League will be serving cookies to the children afterward.

Thursday, October 8 at 7:00 p.m. in the Tabby Theater.

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

Friday, December 19, 2014

Next BARK Storytime Oct. 3

Our next B.A.R.K. Storytime is Saturday, October 3.

B.A.R.K. Beach Animals Reading with Kids is a free program offered for children ages 4 to 12 years old. Children read aloud to dogs. The library provides a selection of books for the children to choose.

B.A.R.K. meets the first Saturday on the month between 11:00 a.m. through noon in the Tabby Theater.