Monday, February 27, 2012

Upcoming Events at HPL



eReader Basics
6:00 pm, Monday, February 27
Did you get an eReader for Christmas? The helpful staff at Hackley Public Library is having an eReader Class to help people learn to download eLibrary books.


Storytimes
6:45 PM Monday, February 27
For children 3-7. Storytelling, picturebooks, fingerplays, holiday tales, and special fun. Kids learn to love stories and reading. Each session ends with a craft project. Signup required.


Storytimes
11:00 AM Tuesday, February 28
For children 3-7. Storytelling, picturebooks, fingerplays, holiday tales, and special fun. Kids learn to love stories and reading. Each session ends with a craft project. Signup required.


Intro to Zumba
6:00 PM Tuesday, February 28

Are you ready to party yourself into shape? That’s exactly what the Zumba program is all about. It’s an exhilarating, effective, easy-to-follow, Latin-inspired, calorie-burning dance fitness-party that’s moving millions of people toward joy and health. Zumba Fitness is the only Latin-inspired dance-fitness program that blends red-hot international music, created by Grammy Award-winning producers, and contagious steps to form a "fitness-party" that is downright addictive. Learn more with Lois Morris as she leads an introductory class. Meets in the Julia Hackley Room. Free and open to the public.


eReader Basics
2:30 pm, Wednesday, February 29
Did you get an eReader for Christmas? The helpful staff at Hackley Public Library is having an eReader Class to help people learn to download eLibrary books.


Good Yarn Knitters
5:30 – 7:00 pm, Wednesday, February 29

Meets in the Julia Hackley Room

Open to knitters of all skill levels, from beginners to advanced. Learn to knit, hone your skills, help other knitters! For more information call 231-722-7276 and ask for Jocelyn.
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Good Yarn Knitters
5:30 – 7:00 pm, Wednesday, February 29

Meets in the Julia Hackley Room

Open to knitters of all skill levels, from beginners to advanced. Learn to knit, hone your skills, help other knitters! For more information call 231-722-7276 and ask for Jocelyn.


Basic Computing
10:00 am, Thursday, March 1
Basic Computing will offer an introduction to what a computer is and how to use it. It is designed for beginners with little or no knowledge of computers. Topics covered will include an explanation of Windows and files, how to turn on a computer, and how to use the mouse. Class size is limited. Registration starts 2 weeks before the class date. To register, please call Hackley Library at 231-722-7276. The class will be held at the Torrent House.


Basic Computing
1:00 pm, Thursday, March 1
Basic Computing will offer an introduction to what a computer is and how to use it. It is designed for beginners with little or no knowledge of computers. Topics covered will include an explanation of Windows and files, how to turn on a computer, and how to use the mouse. Class size is limited. Registration starts 2 weeks before the class date. To register, please call Hackley Library at 231-722-7276. The class will be held at the Torrent House.


Muskegon County Genealogical Society
6:30 – 9:30 pm, Tuesday, March 6
Muskegon County Genealogical Society Board meeting at the Torrent House.


Beginning Digital Photography
6:00 PM, Tuesday March 6
Join Paul Petersen to learn all about getting started with digital photography. Mr. Petersen is a Pure Michigan award winning photographer and recently completed an Artist in Residence program for the National Park Service.


Tech Wednesday-Spreadsheets
2:30 pm, Wednesday, March 7

Tech Wednesdays
Each class will cover a specific topic and run from 30 – 60 minutes. No registration is required, just show up! All classes will start at 2:30 pm in the Julia Hackley Room. If you have your own laptop feel free to bring it along, otherwise these are watch and learn classes.
March 7 Spreadsheets


MS Support Group
5:30 - 6:30 pm, Wednesday, March 7

Torrent House


Yarnspinners
7:00 - 9:00 pm, Wednesday, March 7

Muskegon's own storytelling group.
Torrent House


Intermediate Computing
10:00 am, Thursday, March 8
This class is a continuation of the basic class. Attendees should already be comfortable using a mouse and with basic computer skills. Class size is limited. Registration starts 2 weeks before the class date. To register, please call Hackley Library at 231-722-7276. The class will be held at the Torrent House.


Intermediate Computing
10:00 am, Thursday, March 8
This class is a continuation of the basic class. Attendees should already be comfortable using a mouse and with basic computer skills. Class size is limited. Registration starts 2 weeks before the class date. To register, please call Hackley Library at 231-722-7276. The class will be held at the Torrent House.


Books, Boys, and Basketball
2:00 pm, Saturday, March 10
Ages 3-12
Boys and their fathers will choose books to read together and discuss, bond over a game and take home a craft. Snacks will be provided.
Youth Services Department