FEBRUARY 2016 YOUTH SERVICES EVENTS
When the weather is bad,
we encourage you to call the Library
to be sure we're open
before you come out.
2:00 PM Saturday, February 13
Build your world and survive the terrain along with 19 other players. Minecraft is the new survivor game of the times. Registration is REQUIRED. Call 231-722-7276 ext. 230 beginning Monday, February 1.
Monday, FEB. 15, the Library is CLOSED for Presidents’ Day
Junior Soul Food Dessert Contest
2:00 PM Saturday, February 20
Know your grandmother’s secret red velvet cake recipe?
Use it to win prizes. Join HPL in celebrating Black History Month
by entering our multi-age Soul Food Dessert Contest.
Categories will be open for younger age groups as well as adults.
6:30 PM Monday, February 22
Young children love to play and listen to stories.
Come to HPL for reading & playing fun
with Ms. Cassandra.
Black History Calendar Contest & Trivia Game
Celebrating Black History Month
2:00 PM Saturday, February 27
Students will draw CALENDAR ART celebrating heroes and events
in Black History with the help of local art students who can give tips
on how to create the art piece of your dreams.
(Students can also pick up a form at the library any time during February to enter if they can’t attend on the 27th.)
The contest is for students in Grades 1-12.
Categories are Grades 1-2, Grades 3-4, Grades 5-7 and Grades 7-up. Winners will be chosen from each category.
Use the blank space on our form for your picture.
Use a black pen, marker or pencil – NO COLORS ALLOWED!
Tell us who your hero is and why they are famous.
Winning designs will be printed in HPL’s Black History Calendars and sent to participating schools. Note: All entries are the property of HPL.
A special prize winner will be selected
for the most impressive and unique entry.
Join in our trivia game that will be going on during our art program, and compete for silly prizes.