Events that take place at Hackley Public Library




It's your night to be a star!  All types of performances are welcome; poetry reading, music, comedy.  If you are interested in showcasing your art, please register below or call the HPL Reference desk at 231-722-8011.  Walk-ins are welcome.  Not interested in the spotlight?  Come just to listen.

Winners from Write for Fright contest will be awarded during Open Mic Night! 

Event Date 10-22-2019 6:00 pm
Event End Date 10-22-2019 7:00 pm
Registration Start Date 09-21-2019 10:00 am
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 0
Cut off date 10-21-2019 11:00 pm
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.

Meets the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month.  Free to the public.

Event Date 10-23-2019 3:30 pm
Event End Date 10-23-2019 4:30 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free

Join us for themed stories, songs, movement activities, interactive apps, and a craft!

Ages 0-5 with a caregiver

Event Date 10-24-2019 10:30 am
Event End Date 10-24-2019 11:15 am
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free

Join us for a relaxing and fun afternoon. 

Paint a mini-pumpkin to take home for decoration this season. 

All supplies will be provided, however,

participants are welcome to bring their own pumpkins and paints if they desire! 

All Ages


Event Date 10-26-2019 2:00 pm
Event End Date 10-26-2019 4:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free


Are you interested in earning money and helping your community?  Meet with a 2020 Census recruiter at Hackley Public Library, where you can learn about flexible jobs starting at $14.00 per hour!  Be a Census-Taker, and make a difference in your community!  For more information or to apply, visit www.2020census.gov/jobs

Event Date 10-28-2019 12:00 pm
Event End Date 10-28-2019 3:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free