We’re in Stage Three of Our Reopening Plan as of February 1, 2021. Click here to learn more.
In accordance with safety guidelines, we are open at 50% capacity. All visits are limited to 30 minutes. Capacity limits mean you may need to wait for entry. Please bring your patience and your face mask. The used book sale will remain closed until the next phase. If you are experiencing symptoms of illness, please stay home or take advantage of our curbside service or our new home delivery service.

Used Book Sidewalk Sale


Looking for a good read without a due date? How about a stack of reads to take to the beach? It's a great time to stock up! The used book sale is moving outside for one day only. The Friends
Weather Forecasting with the National Weather Service


A forecaster from the National Weather Service will join us on Zoom to discuss how the N.W.S. makes its forecasts. We'll also get to see some examples of extreme
Outdoor Movie Night: Forrest Gump


Grab your favorite snacks, beverages, lawn chairs, or blankets and get ready to watch a movie under the stars!

HTPL presents "Forrest Gump". Forrest Gump tells a story as historical
Addiction 101

Anyone impacted by substance abuse is welcome to join us on Zoom for this program on recovery presented by CARE of SE Michigan. Learn about the nature of addiction, available treatments, and resources.
Teen Take it and Make It: Friendship Bracelets


Create a friendship bracelet from embroidery floss and give your very best friends something to show them you are thinking of them. Free “Take and Make It” kits are available
S.T.E.M. Saturday: Hatch a Dinosaur Egg! (video)

Let's hatch some mini-dinosaurs from colorful homemade eggs! For this science experiment, you can pick up a kit with mini-dinosaurs, plastic syringes, and rubber gloves
Diego Rivera's Masterpiece with the D.I.A.


Let's explore the art museum from home!
The Detroit Institute of Arts will join us on Zoom for a special "Behind the Seen" presentation about Diego Rivera's famous mural
Book Club


In July, the Book Club is reading "Nothing to See Here" by Kevin Wilson, a moving and uproarious novel about a woman who finds meaning in her life when she begins caring for two children with remarkable
Mother Goose on the Loose (Video)


MGOL is a lap-sit class for infants, toddlers, preschoolers, and their caregivers. Full of active rhymes and songs, it’s an engaging way to interact with your little one. Don’t forget
Storytime and Meet the Farm Animals from Save-a-Soul Sanctuary (video)
Take a virtual trip to a farm! Meet some rescued farm animals and enjoy a storytime as Mrs. Dries visits Save-a-Soul Animal Sanctuary.

Catch the
STEM Saturday: Earth Day with TechKnow Kids

Calling all young scientists! Let's celebrate Earth Day by completing hands-on STEM activities that help us reduce, reuse, and recycle.
Supplies needed:


Newspaper
Saturday, July 3 at 10:30 a.m. - Online Storytime: Brilliant Birds by Isabel Thomas (video)
Join Mrs. Dries to discover some amazing facts about the world's most brilliant birds, including regal eagles, helicopter hummingbirds,
Kids Can Cook: Shark Bite Candy (video)


Celebrate Shark Week with this tasty candy that has a shark in every bite!

Ingredients:

One bag of blue candy melts
One bag of white candy melts
One bag of gummy
Teen Take it and Make it Project: Origami


Try your hand with origami and make an animal bookmark. Your creation will be a fun way to mark your spot during summer reading challenges.
Free “Take and Make It” kits are
Summer Reading Begins Today! Sign Up at the Registration Open House!


Stop by the library to sign children up for the 2021 Summer Reading program and receive a free goodie bag, while supplies last!

Summer Reading

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