For Kids, Teens and Students

Welcome to the Children's Department. We're proud to offer a large selection of materials for children and teens. From picture books and chapter books to teen novels and the latest kids' DVDs, we have thousands of items available for check out. We also have puzzles, games, and two children's computers to keep kids both entertained and learning.

Check out our calendar of events for all of the exciting classes and activities we have coming up.

What's New for Kids

HTPL YouTube Channel: Introducing…Online Storytimes With Lila the Library Ladybug!

  Stay tuned for HTPL’s Online Storytimes with Lila the Library Ladybug! The Night Before Christmas was our first one, which aired on Christmas Eve on Facebook Live. You may continue to view it on our Facebook page (@htlibrary), as well as on our YouTube channel. Upcoming Facebook Live Online Storytimes will air at 7pm […]

Winter 2020 Children’s Classes & Events

Online story times, a stuffy sleepover, and more! Our Winter 2020 classes and events begin on January 6. Click to enlarge the flyer for details.

Kanopy, on-demand film streaming service now available from HTPL

We’re pleased to offer the popular on-demand film streaming service Kanopy for free at Harrison Township Public Library. Library card holders can access Kanopy and sign up to start streaming films on instantly by visiting http://harrison.kanopy.com or from the library catalog at http://catalog.htlibrary.org. Films can be streamed from any computer, television, mobile device or platform […]

Access ABC Mouse for free!

This fantastic resource can be used for FREE from any of our library computers. Click the link below: http://www.abcmouse.com/library_account. With 9000+ interactive books, educational games, puzzles, and other learning activities, ABC Mouse.com’s award-winning curriculum is an invaluable resource for young learners (ages 2-8+). From Age of Learning Inc.

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 […]

L’Anse Creuse Students: Welcome to the ConnectED Initiative

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 […]

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! For more information, click here. The Michigan Activity Pass (MAP) gives HTPL members FREE access to dozens of exciting and popular Michigan cultural attractions across the state.

Homework Help and Answers to Other Questions

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Students who attend L'Anse Creuse Public Schools in the Harrison Township service area can access an array of electronic resources using their student ID number.

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