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Event Date 04-16-2019 5:30 pm
Event End Date 04-16-2019 7:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free


The Music of New Orleans - The Boogie Woogie Kid

6:00 - 7:00 PM, Tuesday, April 23


YouTube Piano Sensation of 4 million views!

Matthew Ball, a.k.a. The Boogie Woogie Kid, is a pianist, singer, and songwriter with a talent that takes the stage! His family-friendly performance of New Orleans Boogie-Blues-Swing and Song favorites from the 20s, 30s and 40s will captivate and entertain an audience of all ages.

With piano and song hits like Ain’t Misbehavin, It Had to be You, In The Mood, When the Saints Go Marchin’ In, Careless Love, Basin Street Blues, Glory of Love, The Entertainer, Bumble Boogie, and more, there's a song for everyone to enjoy! Mark your calendar for this toe-tapping event that is sure to spark your love for music.


"A world-class talent, Matthew has performed overseas, in Canada, and across 12 states.  He is described as “Michigan’s leading boogie-woogie pianist!” by The Farmington Patch, "A boogie-woogie master!" by The Romeo Observer, and “the fastest fingers in the Mid-west!” by Press and Guide." - https://www.boogiewoogiekid.com/




Event Date 04-23-2019 6:00 pm
Event End Date 04-23-2019 7:00 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

Hoop Wreath - Hackley Crafts

6:00 - 7:00 PM

Monday, May 6

Hoop Wreaths are a fun and simple way to add flowers to your home! Join us for this spring-time craft, where all supplies will be provided. Registration is required, and will open one month before class date. To register, you can call 231-722-8011, register at the reference desk, or register below.

Event Date 05-06-2019 6:00 pm
Event End Date 05-06-2019 7:00 pm
Registration Start Date 04-06-2019 8:00 am
Capacity 20
Registered 0
Available place 20
Cut off date 05-05-2019 11:00 pm
Individual Price Free


Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at Hackley Public Library, with classic Mariachi singer, Gabriel Estrada III. The important tradition of Mariachi expresses many cultural influences which Gabriel emphasizes upon, by talking about the history of this style of music during his performances. Mark your calendar for this festive event!

**Please note, if you received our "Community Ink" Newsletter in the mail, the day is incorrectly labeled as Saturday. The correct date is Tuesday, May 7, at 6:00 PM. Please feel free to call 231-722-8011 with any questions or for more information!

Free to the public, brought through the generosity of the Friends of Hackley Library.

Event Date 05-07-2019 6:00 pm
Event End Date 05-07-2019 7:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free