Friday, March 9, 2012

Upcoming Events at HPL



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.


Genealogy Workshop
10:30 am, Saturday, March 10
Meets in the Local History department


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


Advanced Beginner Recording Techniques
6:00 pm, Monday, March 12
David Rucks returns with this next step in recording. This workshop will concentrate on using a computer to do the recording. David is a local musician. Meets in the Julia Hackley Room. Free and open to the public. Brought to you through the generosity of the PNC Foundation.


Ulysses Group

10:00 am, Tuesday, March 13
Led by Fran Fisher, this book discussion group meets in the Julia Hackley Room of the Library on the second Tuesday of each month at 10:00-11:30 am. For more information call 231-722-7276 x 222.


Muskegon County Genealogical Society
6:30 pm, Tuesday, March 13
Meets at the Torrent House


Great Lakes Shipwrecks
6:00 PM, Tuesday March 13
Volunteers from the Great Lakes Naval Museum will speak about shipwrecks in the Great Lakes. Free and open to the public.


eReader Class
2:30 pm, Wednesday, March 14
Do you have an eReader and want to know how to download library books? If so, this class is for you!


Good Yarn Knitters
5:30 pm, Wednesday, March 14
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


Computer Class Internet and Email
10:00 am, Thursday, March 15
Learn how to "surf the net", set up an email account, and find your away around cyberspace. 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.


Computer Class Internet and Email
1:00 pm, Thursday, March 15
Learn how to "surf the net", set up an email account, and find your away around cyberspace. 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.


Friends of the Library Board Meeting
4:00 - 5:00 pm, Monday, March 19

Meets at the Torrent House


Basic Crocheting.
6:00 pm, Monday, March 19
Nancy Hartman returns to teach a course on basic crocheting. Learn chain stitch and single crochet. Nancy will provide hooks and yarn, but you are free to bring your own if you already own some.

Meets in the Julia Hackley Room. Free and open to the public.


Winter evening storytimes
6:45 pm, Monday, March 19
Storytelling, picture books, finger plays, holidays tales and special fun. Each session ends with a craft.
Registration required. Please call 722-7276, x230
Youth Services


Winter morning storytimes
11:00 am, Tuesday, March 20
Storytelling, picture books, finger plays, holidays tales and special fun. Each session ends with a craft.
Registration required. Please call 722-7276, x230
Youth Services


Hackley Public Library Board Meeting
5:30 - 6:30 pm, Tuesday, March 20

Julia Hackley Room, Hackley Public Library. Open to the public.


Herb Society
6:00 - 9:00 pm, Tuesday, March 20

Meets at the Torrent House


Tech Wednesday-eAudiobooks
2:30 pm, Wednesday, March 21
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 21 eAudiobooks on Overdrive and One Click Digital


Good Yarn Knitters
5:30 pm, Wednesday, March 21
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


Heritage Lights Group
7:00 pm, Wednesday, March 21
Meets at the Torrent House


Couponing and Craigslist
10:00 am, Thursday, March 22
The first part of the class will cover coupons online. The second part will cover Craigslist, an online want ads site. 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.


Couponing and Craigslist
1:00 pm, Thursday, March 22
The first part of the class will cover coupons online. The second part will cover Craigslist, an online want ads site. 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.


Girls, Books, and Dolls
2:00 pm, Saturday, March 24
Ages 3-12

Girls, (their dolls) and their mothers will choose books to read together and discuss, bond over a game and take home a craft. Snacks will be provided.
Youth Services Department