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Bingo at the Library

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Come to Hackley Library to play Bingo, meet new people, and snag some awesome prizes!  Snacks will be included as well as amusing commentary from your friendly librarians Lydia and Analiese.  Free to the public and great for all ages!

Event Date 12-10-2019 6:00 pm
Event End Date 12-10-2019 7:30 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free

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 participate in exercises, share your own stories 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.

Event Date 12-11-2019 3:30 pm
Event End Date 12-11-2019 4:30 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free


Dive into history and learn details about Hackley Public Library during an 'After-Hours' guided tour!  Visitors are asked to arrive at 4:45 PM to gather in HPL's lower level meeting rooms, and the tours will begin at 5:00 PM. Please park in the rear parking lot as the front doors will be locked.  Tours will be approximately 1 hour. These tours are FREE and open to the public.

Call (231) 722-8000 with any questions!

Event Date 12-12-2019 4:45 pm
Event End Date 12-12-2019 6:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free


Inspired by Iceland’s tradition of giving and reading books on Christmas Eve, stop into Hackley Public Library for the Yule Book Event, where you can buy a few gifts, listen to holiday music, and make a hot cocoa reindeer craft to enjoy at home!  Our Friends of Hackley Library will have a fantastic selection of books for sale, for both adults and children.  This festive occasion will be on Saturday, December 14 from 1:00 – 4:00 PM at Hackley Library, and is free to the public!  All ages are recommended.

*Limited number of books available.

Event Date 12-14-2019 1:00 pm
Event End Date 12-14-2019 4:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free

Jan 3 - March 27

Fridays 2:00-4:00

The Artist’s Way

Twelve week creative workshop

The “Artist's Way” by Julia Cameron is a powerful 12-week program that helps creative people to become their most creative selves. Within the safety of a supportive group, we will read and review exercises and tasks outlined in the book, journal and share our insights, memories, and scars. Facilitated by Martha Colburn of Wherehouse Studio (yes, there will be some homework!). Call HPL at 231-722-8011 or visit the online calendar to register. Registration opens 1 month before the class date. It is recommended that participants come to every session for the full benefit of the program.

Free to the public!

*No meeting on March 20, 2020

Event Date 01-03-2020 2:00 pm
Event End Date 01-03-2020 4:00 pm
Registration Start Date 12-03-2019 12:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 1
Cut off date 01-03-2020 10:00 am
Individual Price Free