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Summer Solstice Salutations

Throughout time, people have gathered to celebrate the sun during the solstice with special ceremonies and observances. The solstices are astronomical events marking the sun's seasonal movement
TechKnowKids--Awesome Astronauts! Summer of Space: STEM Saturday

Children ages 6-10 are invited to participate in fun challenges on the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. Following a space story, kids will
Book Break @ the Beach

Bring the kids to the playground at Lake St. Clair Metropark! Then, take a little break and join us in the nearby pavilion for a free story time presented by HTPL librarians and members of our
Home Buying Workshop

Home Buying Workshop
Join us to learn the steps toward owning your home. We’ll review the importance of:
Your credit score
Getting prequalified
Understanding mortgage options
The process
The Power of Body Language

Did you know that you have a secret superpower?
You have the power to be able to read people and make them feel comfortable without saying a word!
Grab your cape and join Monica Levin in
Building a Space Shuttle--Summer of Space: STEM Saturday

How do you build a reusable space shuttle that collects info and fixes telescopes in space? Find out how scientists and engineers designed a really cool rocket-airplane
The Supernatural, Intergalactical Summer Reading Magic Spectacular!

Join us for this amazing all-ages magic show with a Space-tacular theme! All children must be accompanied by an adult. To register, please call (586)
Dinosaur Day: Sponsored by Olympia Entertainment

A meteor is thought to be responsible for the extinction of dinosaurs, but we can still learn so much about them! This all-ages event will include a dinosaur story, craft,
Eastern Market Tour
Get a behind-the-scenes look at one of Detroit's most famous institutions, and get some farm fresh food while you're there! During its Tuesday Market hours, the library has arranged a special tour
Del's Community Chair Yoga

This group has been formed to bring together those who want to connect and move together in a supportive environment. We use chairs to support our foundation so that we can move with ease
Summer Reading Programs: Kick-Off Open House

Harrison Township Public Library’s Summer 2019 Reading Programs
 June 22-August 10
 For kids, teens, & adults
Refreshing Summer Beverages

During the warmer months of the year, it's important to stay hydrated. Clean, crisp, refreshing water is excellent, but sometimes we want to take it up a notch. Learn to make the following
Adulting 101: Paying for College

For many people, how to pay for a college education is one of the first major financial decisions they'll make. Whether you’re attending college soon, are a current student,
Summer Reading Wrap-Up Party for Kids

Summer Reading Wrap-Up Party for Kids  
Saturday, August 10, 11:30-12:30
Come and celebrate your summer reading achievements at a party especially for those who participated
Nelson’s Wildlife Safari
Nelson’s Wildlife Safari: Saturday, June 22, 1 pm

See some out-of-this-world live animals! Nelson's Wildlife Safari has been a favorite at the library for the past few years, and they're back
Build & Play!

Get acquainted with other local families who have infants and toddlers while the children explore building toys and games during this unstructured playtime.
Tai Chi

Dennis Scheffler owner/operator of the Healing Hands Holistic Health Center School Of Massage is coming to the Library for a Tai-Chi Seminar.
Tai-Chi is a very widely practiced art throughout the world that
June Book Club: Anonymous Girl

Looking to earn some easy cash, Jessica Farris agrees to be a test subject in a psychological study about ethics and morality. But as the study moves from the exam room to the real world,
HTPL at the movies!
First Monday of the month through 2019--All Day Long

In partnership with Emagine Theaters you can show your library card and receive a special offer. On the first Monday of every month through 2019,

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We offer a variety of digital resources for our patrons. Click on the logo to access eBooks from Overdrive, digital magazines from RBdigital (formerly Zinio), or free downloadable music from Freegal. For even more resources, click here. logoHarrison Township Public Library offers live, one-on-one help from professional tutors online. provides you with online access to more than 3000 tutors who are experts in over 25 academic subjects including math, science, writing, and social studies. In addition to live help, offers proofreading and review of résumés and essays.

Hoopla is here!
Hoopla is here! Instantly borrow free digital movies, music, eBooks, eAudiobooks and more, 24/7 with your library card.
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Michigan Activity Pass
Discover Michigan! Using your library card, check out a pass for one of Michigan’s cultural attractions or state parks and recreation areas!
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Support Your Library with Kroger Rewards
  Support the Friends of the Harrison Township Public Library every time you shop! Kroger will be suspending the re-enrollment
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