Events that take place at Hackley Public Library




7th Annual "Bling Thing" Fundraiser, benefiting Hackley Public Library

Held at Century Club Ballroom

Friday, February 8 - Early Sale Party (Minimum donation requested).

Saturday, February 9 - Public Sale of items (Free entry)



Event Date 02-09-2019 10:00 am
Event End Date 02-09-2019 2:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Public Sale of Items, Free Entry, Coffee and Hot Chocolate Provided By Biggby Coffee

Presented by the Muskegon County Genealogy Society - For anyone who is excited about researching their family history! Whether you're a beginner just getting started or a veteran trying to break down a "brick wall," MCGS volunteers can provide helpful guidance. You must pre-register; limited to 6 individuals for each workshop. 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM in the Local History & Genealogy Department at the Torrent House. Please call 722-8016 to register.

Event Date 02-09-2019 10:30 am
Event End Date 02-09-2019 12:30 pm
Capacity 6
Available place 6
Individual Price Free

Black History Month - Sweet Soul Food Dessert Competition

Life is better with a little sweet soul food! Embrace HPL's Black History Dessert Contest where adults and children can enter for a chance to win extraordinary prizes. If you have a prize-worthy recipe, sign up for this fun competition and see if your dessert will be crowned the winner. If you want to enjoy the tastes of these treats, come to watch the competition unfold!

If you wish to compete, register by calling the library at 231-722-8011 or at hackleylibrary.org/events and be ready to bring your dish. Registration will open one month before the event.  

Free and open to the public, recommended for all ages. 

Event Date 02-09-2019 2:00 pm
Event End Date 02-09-2019 3:00 pm
Registration Start Date 01-09-2019 8:00 am
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 4
Cut off date 02-08-2019 11:00 pm
Individual Price Free

Black History Month - The Legacy of the Negro Leagues

Visit HPL for this insightful program, as Dan D’Addona, Holland Sentinel Sports Editor, gives a conversational style talk on the history of the League. He'll showcase the impact this league had on baseball and American culture, from its inception through major league integration.

D’Addona also serves on the Society for American Baseball Research Negro Leagues Research Committee.  

Free and open to the public, recommended for all ages.

Event Date 02-11-2019 6:00 pm
Event End Date 02-11-2019 7:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free


Black History Month - Barbers Hair Care Clinic and Books

Put your best foot forward with the freshest cut. Experts Kenny Terrell of Ken’s Anointed Hands and Yancey Harris of Fancy Yancey’s Barber Shop will share their expertise on hair care for men and boys along with a demonstration of proper cutting techniques.  At this program, we’ll be making an exciting announcement about a new library service to be offered at both barbershops locations!

Free and open to the public, recommended for all ages.

Event Date 02-12-2019 6:00 pm
Event End Date 02-12-2019 7:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free