Friday, March 22, 2013

Upcoming Events






Rainbow Easter Eggs
2 PM to 4 PM Saturday, Mar 23
- Bring 2 or more hardboiled eggs -
Join us for HPL’s Annual Egg-stravaganza. Make amazing Easter eggs, with multicolored swirls, dots and stripes. Eggs are dipped again and again to build up a rainbow of colors. Drop in anytime during event hours. Families bring their own hardboiled eggs to take part.


Good Yarn Knitters
5:30 pm, Wednesday, March 27
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. Meets every Wednesday, from 5:30 to 7:00 pm.


Computer Class-Internet/Email
11:00 am, Thursday, March 28
Computer classes at Hackley Public Library
Hackley Public Library will be offering computer classes this winter. Space on library-owned computers is limited to 18 people, with the possibility of two people sharing a machine.; advanced registration is required for each class. Two identical sessions of each class are available: 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM and 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM. De’Ondra Pentecost will be teaching the classes, which will be held in the meeting room on the lower level. Call the Library’s main desk at 722-7276 to register. Registration starts two weeks before the class. Brought to you through the generosity of the PNC Foundation.

March 7: Couponing: Save money by printing coupons from the Internet. Learn which sites to go to to get good deals.
March 14: Basic: 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.
March 21: Word: Learn the basics of word processing, including opening and saving a document, entering text and making changes.
March 28: Internet/Email: Learn how to "surf the net", set up an email account, and find your away around cyberspace.


Computer Class-Internet/Email
2:00 pm, Thursday, March 28
Computer classes at Hackley Public Library
Hackley Public Library will be offering computer classes this winter. Space on library-owned computers is limited to 18 people, with the possibility of two people sharing a machine.; advanced registration is required for each class. Two identical sessions of each class are available: 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM and 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM. De’Ondra Pentecost will be teaching the classes, which will be held in the meeting room on the lower level. Call the Library’s main desk at 722-7276 to register. Registration starts two weeks before the class. Brought to you through the generosity of the PNC Foundation.

March 7: Couponing: Save money by printing coupons from the Internet. Learn which sites to go to to get good deals.
March 14: Basic: 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.
March 21: Word: Learn the basics of word processing, including opening and saving a document, entering text and making changes.
March 28: Internet/Email: Learn how to "surf the net", set up an email account, and find your away around cyberspace.


Kids DIY Home Depot Workshop
1:00 pm, Saturday, March 30
Join Mr. Stan Dykema from Home Depot with a new "hot off the presses" popular "Design It Yourself" project to get you ready for Spring. Mr. Dykema has led workshops at Home Depot on various "around the house" projects. Drop in at 1:00 PM to see what project we will be building this time.


SPRING STORYTIME CONTINUES
6:45 PM MONDAYS, APRIL 1 THROUGH APRIL 29
FOR AGES 3 - 7
Storytelling, picture books, finger plays, holiday tales, and special fun. Each session ends with a craft project.
Signup is required.
To register, phone 722-7276, Ext. 230.


GYMNASTICS IN THE LIBRARY
2:00 PM TUESDAY, APRIL 2, 2013
Kids, if you've been cooped up all winter, not moving or exercising, then this is the program for you. Back by popular demand, the girls from Gonyon's gymnastics will take you through some skips and flips to get you ready for summer. They will go over some gymnastics and cheerleading moves on the mats. Comfortable clothing is all that is required.


Good Yarn Knitters
5:30 pm, Wednesday, April 3
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. Meets every Wednesday, from 5:30 to 7:00 pm.


PLANES AND OTHER FLYING THINGS
2:00 PM THURSDAY, APRIL 4, 2013
Do you love paper airplanes and all things that move? Join us at Hackley Public Library as we make things that fly, twirl and whirl. We'll show you some cool devices and you can show us some of your favorite paper flying gadgets.


ORIGAMI WITH THE "M. JR. WRAPPERS"
2:OO PM SATURDAY, APRIL 6, 2013
Origami is one of the coolest art forms around. You can make anything by folding paper. Kids, come join Jeff Closz and his team as they create fantastic dinosaurs and creatures that are part of our summer reading theame, "Dig into Reading".