Gift of story with woman reading

Give the Gift of a Story

The library is rolling out a brand new program. We’re building an online storytime collection. As part of that initiative, we’re offering online storytime recordings free to anyone who would like to donate a few minutes and read a story. Originally, we created this program as we heard that grandparents, unable to travel or socialize, […]

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Wireless Signal

Library Loans the Internet: Announcing WiFi Hotspots for Checkout

We have implemented a new service allowing Harrison Township residents to checkout WiFi hotspots. The new devices will provide Internet access wherever it’s needed, expanding service beyond the walls of the library. “The Harrison Township Public Library is committed to removing barriers to library resources. These hotspots will allow those without Internet the opportunity to […]

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Community Photo Hunt

Grab your cameras or phones, and let’s take some pictures! Each Friday morning at 9:00, from 6/29-7/31, a themed Photo Hunt will be posted on our social media and on our website events calendar. All you need to do is take the photos described in the posts, and then fill out and submit the Google […]

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Teen Book Talk With Librarian Jill

Teen Book Talk – April 2020 Edition

Need a book recommendation? Listen to Ms. Jill discuss some of the current best-selling YA titles. Featured Titles: A Very Large Expanse of Sea by Tehereh Mafi The Way I Used To Be by April Henry Amal Unbound by Aisha Saeed

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Your Virtual Library

A Note From The Library Director While our library building is closed, we’re still here for you and ready to help! We offer a wide variety of digital resources for all ages. Whether you’re looking for something to read, career help, stuff for the kids, or just some quarantine entertainment, we’ve got you covered. Feel […]

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Making Social Distancing Easier

Making Social Distancing Easier During this time social distancing, we’re able to offer many ways to help make the time go faster with entertainment and enrichment for all ages. All you need is your library card.   Digital Downloads We offer a selection of thousands of eBooks, streaming video, audiobooks and downloadable music. They can […]

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The Go Library Card

As a member of the Suburban Library Coop (SLC), HTPL cardholder’s are eligible for discounts and perks from many area businesses. From discounts on live theater and sporting event tickets to local shopping, be sure to visit participating businesses to take advantage of this program!

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