Events that take place at Hackley Public Library




‘‘Left to Write’

Creative Writing Group

2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month

3:30-4:30 PM

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. Free to the public.

Upcoming Left to Write dates:

June 12, 26

July 10, 24

August 14, 28

Event Date 06-12-2019 3:30 pm
Event End Date 06-12-2019 4:30 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free


We’re hosting a special garden-themed story time with lots of hands-on activities

to learn more about what grows in our soil.  

This event is a partnership with MSU Extension.

Ages 2-5.

Event Date 06-13-2019 10:30 am
Event End Date 06-13-2019 11:30 am
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free


Summer Reading 2019

A Universe of Stories

June 17 - August 17

Explore a Universe of Stories this summer with Hackley Public Library’s annual summer reading program! Read through the levels of space to earn different prizes, The more you read, the more you win!

Sign up at the library beginning June 17. Adults, Teens, and Children welcome!

Event Date 06-17-2019
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free
Event Date 06-17-2019 4:00 pm
Event End Date 06-17-2019 5:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free


Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first Apollo mission to land on the Moon on July 20, 1969, with the Kalamazoo Air Zoo!

Investigate how gravity keeps the Moon in orbit around the Earth

and what it takes to escape Earth’s gravity to get to the Moon.

Experience the creation of Moon craters

and the challenges involved in landing safely on the varied surface of the Moon.

Learn about current and future missions to other moons and planets in our solar system.

Up, up and away! Age 5+.

Event Date 06-17-2019 5:30 pm
Event End Date 06-17-2019 6:30 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free