Event Category: Online

In June, the book club is reading ‘Afterlife’ by Julia Alvarez. Antonia Vega, the immigrant writer at the center of Afterlife, has had the rug pulled out from under her. She has just retired from the college where she taught English when her beloved husband, Sam, suddenly dies. And then more jolts: her bighearted but […]

Join Mrs. Dries to discover some amazing facts about the world’s most brilliant birds, including regal eagles, helicopter hummingbirds, and cunning crows! This video will premiere on Facebook at its designated time, but you can also watch it any time afterward on both Facebook and our YouTube channel. Find this and other fabulous eBooks for […]

Learn how to create some healthy, easy-to-make treats that are perfect to help your furry friends cool off on hot summer days! This video tutorial will premiere on Facebook at its scheduled time, but don’t worry if you miss it! You can still watch it any time afterward on both Facebook and our YouTube channel.

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. We’ll also cover youth substance abuse, and have a Q&A session following the program. Register in advance for this meeting here. After […]

Mary Todd Lincoln lived a life filled with triumphs and tragedies but few people know her story. Librarian Laura Keyes shares Mary’s story in an entertaining and educational program entitled “Mrs. Lincoln in Love,” which is set in1862. Visiting with ladies during Afternoon Tea, Mrs. Lincoln reflects on the Loves of her Life – her […]

Do you like scaly critters that slither and crawl? This is a great opportunity to get an exclusive tour with many reptiles at The Reptarium! Learn about reptiles from experts and ask questions during our virtual tour. To register, please email librarian Julie Dries at jdries@htlibrary.org

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 at the library beginning on Monday, July 19, while supplies last. You will also need the following items: One box of baking soda Water Food coloring White vinegar Dish Dish […]

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 and disturbing abilities. This book will be included in November’s “Battle of the Books” trivia contest, so get […]