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2016 Tax Forms are Here!

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Looking for tax forms or booklets? We have them! We have the Federal 1040, 1040A and 1040EZ forms and instruction booklets. We also have the main State of Michigan forms and instruction booklets, including MI 1040, MI Homestead Property Tax Credit and MI Home Heating Credit forms.  Looking for other tax forms?  We’ll print any tax forms for Harrison Township residents, up to 10 pages free of charge.

Hoot! Spring 2017 Middle Grades Movie Book Club

Bullies, burrowing owls, potty-trained alligators, a sinister pancake PR man, and several extremely poisonous snakes with unnaturally sparking tails… This is Roy Eberhardt’s  life in Florida, where being the new kid in town leads to mystery and an eco-adventure like no other.

Our Movie Book Club is recommended for children in grades 4-8. Those who register for the club by Friday, March 31 will receive a free copy of the book. We will meet at the library on Saturday, April 29 from 2:30-4:30 for a popcorn video viewing party and discussion of the book and movie. Register online below, by phone, or stop by the library.

Movie is rated PG.

 

 

Bakers Wanted

The Friends of the Library are in need of bakers once again.

It is time for the Knights of Columbus Fish Fry. Help us make this years bake sale great. Baked goods can be dropped off at the Library, Friday, March 3rd from 12:00 – 2:30pm or at St. Hubert’s church located at 38775 Prentiss, Harrison Township, MI, 48045 from 2:25 – 4:00pm.

 


 

1000 Books Before Kindergarten: Take the Challenge!

If you are the parent or caregiver to an infant, toddler, or preschooler, we invite you to participate in the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten challenge. The benefits of reading to young children are priceless, and include developing crucial oral language and print vocabulary, as well as strengthening bonds during those special lap sit times.

Here’s how to participate at our library: Instructions for parents and caregivers

You may print a registration form here and bring it to the library, or stop by the library to fill out a registration form and pick up a packet of materials: 1000 BBK Registration Form

Print out a new or replacement book log: 1000 BBK Reading Log

For more early literacy resources and information on this national initiative: http://1000booksbeforekindergarten.org/

 

Shred Day

Fall Cleaning? Don’t be a victim of identity theft. Dispose of your documents safely. Join us for Shred Day with Tony Forlini.

Friday, October 14TH 11 AM – 1 PM

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L’Anse Creuse Students: Welcome to the ConnectED Initiative

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In order to ensure that the 4,000+ K-12 students in the Harrison Township Public Library’s (HTPL) service area have access to resources critical for success in school, the library is partnering with the L’Anse Creuse School District to ensure every student has a library card by the end of 2016. Students with a traditional library card are already set to go. Those who do not have cards will be given access by using the student’s school ID number. Cards issued this way will provide access to electronic resources, including books, magazines and music in electronic format, research databases, and internet access in the library. Participation in the program is voluntary and parents are given the chance to opt their child out at any time.

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New Library Hours Effective July 7

Beginning July 7, the Harrison Township Public Library will begin its new hours of service to the public. The library’s new hours are:

Day Open Close
Monday 10 a.m. 6 p.m.
Tuesday & Wednesday Noon 8 p.m.
Thursday, Friday & Saturday 11 a.m. 5 p.m.
Sunday Closed

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Summer Book Clubs

Boobooklynk to Movie Book Club

Brooklyn

By: Colm Toibin

Meets: Saturday, July 16th at 1:00pm

 

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The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry

By: Rachel Joyce

Meets: Tuesday, July 26th at 7:00pm

 

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Tuesday’s Titles Book Club

We Band of Angels

By: Elizabeth Norman

Meets: Tuesday, August 23rd at 7:00pm

 

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Book to Movie Book Club

The Girl on the Train

By: Paula Hawkins

Meets: Wednesday, September 21st at 7:00pm

 

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Tuesday’s Titles Book Club

Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking

By: Susan Cain

Meets: Tuesday, September 27th at 7:00pm