Friday, July 14, 2017

Upcoming events at HPL



Computer bookComputer Class-Intro to Computers

10:30 am- 12:00 pm, Saturday, July 15

De'ondra Pentecost will teach computer classes on Saturdays from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm. Registration is required. Call HPL at 231-722-8000 or visit HPL Events starting a month in advance to register.  Brought to you through the generosity of the Friends of Hackley Library.
This weeks' topic--Intro to Computers:  Intro to computers 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.

ALL ABOUT OWLS

SATURDAY, JULY 15, 2:00 PM

Registration is required.

What do you call an owl dressed in armor? A knight owl! Live owls are coming to visit the library. 

Although they won't be wearing any armor, you can learn why they make such great predators. Instructors from the Blandford Nature Center will share their expertise and even show us how to dissect owl pellets. Space is limited to 30 participants. 


STORYTIME!

MONDAY, JULY 17, 6:45 PM

Join us for stories, songs, movement activities, and a craft in the air conditioned Youth Services Department.


tabletsTablet Tips and Tricks

1:00 pm, Wednesday, July 19

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

CATAPULT ATTACK!

WEDNESDAY, JULY 19, 2:00 PM

Plan it, build it, fire it! We'll give you all the supplies you need to build and take home a working catapult--a small one of course.


STORYTIME!

THURSDAY, JULY 20, 10:30 AM

Join us for stories, songs, movement activities, and a craft in the air conditioned Youth Services Department.


internetComputer Class-Intro to the Internet

10:30 am- 12:00 pm, Saturday, July 22

De'ondra Pentecost will teach computer classes on Saturdays from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm. Registration is required. Call HPL at 231-722-8000 or visit HPL Events starting a month in advance to register.  Brought to you through the generosity of the Friends of Hackley Library.
Intro to the Internet.  Learn how to "surf the net" and find your away around cyberspace.  

OZOBOTS

SATURDAY, JULY 22, 2:00 PM

Discover these minirobots new to the library! They are small but mighty. We'll learn how to program them to do many different tasks from driving forwards to dancing. No robot experience is required!


STORYTIME!

MONDAY, JULY 24, 6:45 PM

Join us for stories, songs, movement activities, and a craft in the air conditioned Youth Services Department.


Summer Movie Night-"Arrival"

5:30 pm, Tuesday July 25

Come to the library to see the movie “Arrival” (A linguist tries to communicate with aliens who have suddenly arrived at various locations on Earth.)  Bring your own snacks and non-alcoholic beverages.  The movie runs 116 minutes.

tabletsTablet Tips and Tricks

1:00 pm, Wednesday, July 26

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

STORYTIME!

THURSDAY, JULY 27, 10:30 AM

Join us for stories, songs, movement activities, and a craft in the air conditioned Youth Services Department.


emailComputer Class-Intro to Email

10:30 am- 12:00 pm, Saturday, July 29

De'ondra Pentecost will teach computer classes on Saturdays from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm. Registration is required. Call HPL at 231-722-8000 or visit HPL Events starting a month in advance to register.  Brought to you through the generosity of the Friends of Hackley Library.
This weeks' topic--Email.  Learn how to set up and use an email account.

LEGOs

SATURDAY, JULY 29, 2:00 PM

Put your architect mind to the test and design your own Lego creation. You have an hour to build and then we'll vote on the best results. Winners take home a prize!