For Kids, Teens and Students

Julie ReadingWelcome 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.

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

What's New for Kids

Fall 2017 Children’s Classes and Events

Our Fall 2017 children’s events begin on Monday, September 11 and run through Tuesday, December 12. Click above to view the program flyer. There will be no classes on 9/30, 10/21, 11/25, or 12/9.


How to Eat Fried Worms: Fall 2017 Middle Grades Movie Book Club

It is 11-year-old Billy’s first day at a new school. Such an occasion is difficult enough for a boy to survive unscathed, but he inadvertently incurs the wrath of a bully and finds himself in an unappetizing predicament: He must eat 10 worms in a single day or face the consequences. A sister who likes […]


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 […]


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.


Rockin’ Readers Featured Theme

  Our next class features:  Thanksgiving Turkey Time. Saturday, November 18, 2017, 11:30 a.m. Gobble, gobble! It’s time for a turkey story and craft at the library. We will be reading I’m a Turkey by Jim Arnosky, and then making this festive autumn leaf turkey craft. Rockin’ Readers is loosely geared towards elementary-aged children, but preschoolers and ‘tweens […]


Upcoming Events

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