Events that take place at Hackley Public Library



tabletsTips and Tricks for Phones and Tablets

Having trouble with your tablet? Flustered by your phone? Bring it to HPL on Wednesdays at 1:00 to get tech help. Walk ins welcome.

Event Date 04-24-2019 1:00 pm
Event End Date 04-24-2019 2:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free

‘‘Left to Write’

Creative Writing Group

3:30 - 4:30 PM

2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month

Do you enjoy creative writing? Are you inspired by innovative thoughts and ideas? Become a part of 'Left to Write', HPL's own Creative Writing Group! Here you can share your own stories, participate in exercises, and meet other creative writers. This group will provide a low key atmosphere for writers of all experiences. Everyone is welcome, so feel free to tell your friends! Remember to bring paper and your favorite pen.

Upcoming dates:

May 8, 22

Event Date 04-24-2019 3:30 pm
Event End Date 04-24-2019 4:30 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free


Using a computer is the way of the future!

Need help with learning about computers and computer programs? Take advantage of our computer classes at Hackley Public Library! Taught by De’Ondra Pentecost on certain Saturdays from 10:30 – 12:00 PM, these classes will give insight into computer programs, as well as help answer any questions you may have. Registration is required, and will open one month before class begins. Register below, or by calling 231-722-8011.

We have a variety of computer classes that we’ll be offering throughout spring, so check through our online events calendar, or call 231-722-8011 for more information! Our computer classes are FREE to the public, and are brought to you through the generosity of the Friends of Hackley Library.


This class is Intro to Word- Learn the basics of word processing, including opening and saving a document, entering text and making changes!

Event Date 04-27-2019 10:30 am
Event End Date 04-27-2019 12:00 pm
Registration Start Date 03-27-2019 8:00 am
Capacity 20
Registered 6
Available place 14
Cut off date 04-26-2019 11:00 pm
Individual Price Free


Interested in drawing your own cartoons? Learn from the best!

Author Ruth McNally Barshaw will teach aspiring young artists about art,

the writing process, and the value of both imagination and revisions!

Age 7 and up.

Event Date 04-27-2019 2:00 pm
Event End Date 04-27-2019 3:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free


Put our robots through their paces.  

We’ll explore all levels of coding from beginner to more advanced projects

with Ozobots, LEGO WeDo, or Sphero robots.

The library will provide the equipment, you just need to bring your problem-solving skills!

Grades 4-8.

Event Date 04-29-2019 5:30 pm
Event End Date 04-29-2019 6:30 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free