Star Wars Reads Day

1:30 - 3:30 Saturday, October 7


The Great Lakes Garrison is back to help you become the best reader in the universe!  This international event celebrates reading and all things Star Wars.  Can you think of anything better? Come ready to make a Wookie bookmark, battle fellow Jedi with (pool noodle) light sabers, and to get your face painted by the talented artists from La La Land FacePainting.  Who knows?  You might run into a clone trooper or two.


Author Sherri Winston!

10:30 AM Saturday, October 14


Muskegon Heights HS graduate and author of The President of the Whole Fifth Grade, Sherri Winston is coming to HPL to share her love of writing and crafting stories for kids.  A book signing will follow.


Minecraft for Kids

2:00 PM Saturday, October 21

Grab your (virtual) bow and arrows and take out as many Minecraft chickens as you can!   

Please register online or by calling 231-722-8014.


Halloween Storytime
10:30 AM Thursday, October 26
Join us for some Halloween-themed story and activity fun!
Kids (and grown-ups, too) are welcome to wear their costumes.)


Monthly Makers - Squishy Circuits

2:00 PM Saturday, October 28

Get hands on with electricity!  Make circuits out of battery packs, LEDs, and balls of Playdoh.

Ready to try something more advanced?  Design your own Playdoh animals with light-up eyes!