Thursday, June 14, 2012

Upcoming Events at HPL




Vikki Gasko-Green , Ventriloquist Dream Big - Read
2 PM Friday, June15

Ventriloquist Vikki Gasko-Green presents an imaginative re-make of the classic story of Peter Pan, as the audience helps Hank the polar bear achieve his dream of becoming a pirate. A cast of funny characters, including “Stinker Bell” the skunk make this a memorable event.


Dream Big Game Begins
10 AM Monday, June 18
Registration required where indicated
Groups must register to attend ANY event
Starting today kids will earn fun reading incentives when they play the Dream Big game. A Read to Me version lets all ages play. Kids can play any day they've read a book since their last visit.


Friends of the Library Board Meeting
4:00 - 5:00 pm, Monday, June 18

Meets at the Torrent House


Hackley Public Library Board Meeting
5:30 - 6:30 pm, Tuesday, June 19

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


Animals Around the World
2 PM Wednesday, June 20

This program is up-close, hands-on, safe and fun, truly unforgettable experience looking at live animals from different countries, and diverse ecosystems. Students will learn about the animals indigenous to various areas and their characteristics and behavior patterns.


Good Yarn Knitters
5:30 – 7:00 pm, Wednesday, June 20

Meets in the Julia Hackley Room
All levels of knitters are welcome, including beginners. Come to learn how to knit, have a problem solved, or just for camaraderie. If you are just starting out, bring a pair of size 7 or 8 needles and a light colored ball of worsted weight yarn, otherwise bring your latest project or your problem project.
For more information call 231-722-7276 and ask for Jocelyn.


Lego Mania Family Fun Day
2 PM Monday, June 25

Create your own world with legos and duplos. Come on in. We’ll supply the legos.
You supply the imagination.


Patriotic Crafts
2 PM Wednesday, June 27

Get ready for the 4th of July with patriotic
make-and-take projects. We’ll create
Muskegon Skyline Firework Paintings,
air –powered sky rockets and enjoy special
patriotic treats. Join in the fun and celebrate.


Good Yarn Knitters
5:30 – 7:00 pm, Wednesday, June 27

Meets in the Julia Hackley Room
All levels of knitters are welcome, including beginners. Come to learn how to knit, have a problem solved, or just for camaraderie. If you are just starting out, bring a pair of size 7 or 8 needles and a light colored ball of worsted weight yarn, otherwise bring your latest project or your problem project.
For more information call 231-722-7276 and ask for Jocelyn.