Thursday, December 15, 2016

Upcoming Events at HPL



SANTA CLAUSE AND A DIY CHRISTMAS ORNAMENT

2:00 SATURDAY, DECEMBER 17

Santa Claus will be stopping by HPL to see who's been naughty and who's been nice. Drop off your wish list, snap a picture with the big man (PLEASE BRING YOUR CAMERA) and make & take an ornament to hang on your holiday tree.

tabletsTablet Tips and Tricks

1:00 pm, Wednesday, December 21

Want to do more with your tablet? Bring it to HPL on Wednesdays at 1:00 to get tech help. Walk ins welcome.

BLACK HISTORY MONTH CALENDAR CONTEST

DECEMBER 27 - JANUARY 21

HPL's annual Calendar uses student art work to celebrate African American achievements. Young artists grades 1 - 12 are invited to submit drawings.

The Calendar follows a "quiz calendar" format.

To enter, draw a picture from Black History and ask a question about it.

  • The best pictures and questions will be published in a free calendar available throughout Muskegon.

  • Each calendar page will feature a question--maybe yours!--about a famous person or event. Answers will be printed on the back.

  • Pick up your entry form at the library.

  • Entries are due at the Library no later than 5 pm, Saturday, January 21, 2017.

Our Contest Awards Program will honor contest winners and their families at 2 pm, Saturday, February 25th.

FAMILY WATERCOLOR PAINTING WITH LORI ESLICK PART I

2:00 TUESDAY, DECEMBER 27

Learn to paint watercolor with artist/author Lori Eslick. Lori will share her expertise to help you improve your technique so you can get the m ost out of your art experience. This is Part 1 of a two part series. Materials will be provided. This program is for parents and children.

tabletsTablet Tips and Tricks

1:00 pm, Wednesday, December 28

Want to do more with your tablet? Bring it to HPL on Wednesdays at 1:00 to get tech help. Walk ins welcome.

FAMILY WATERCOLOR PAINTING WITH LORI ESLICK PART 2

2:00 WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 28

Continue to improve with the sedond day of this wonderful art experience with artist/author Lori Eslick as she brings out the artist in each of us. This program is for parents and children.

LEGOs FAMILY FUN

2:00 THURSDAY, DECEMBER 29

Are you bored at home yet? Come create using our LEGOs. What can you build? Have some fun, enjoy a little friendly competition, and have a great family afternoon while school is still out.

NEW YEAR'S EVE STORYTIME COUNTDOWN

11:00 FRIDAY, DECEMBER 30

Join Ms. Cassandra for a couple of stories, a craft, a treat and the big New Year's Eve countdown just for kids.