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Comics 101 Exhibit

Hackley Public Library MI

From November 1 through 6, Hackley Public Library is proud to present a “Comics 101″ exhibit aimed at introducing people to the wonderful world of comics, a little of their history, and the many genres contained inside this exciting medium! Every day, in addition to the exhibit, there will be crafts, movies, and door prizes […]

Free
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Día de los Muertos – Celebrating the Day of the Dead

Hackley Public Library MI

Experience the celebration of Día de los Muertos during this drop in program at Hackley Library! We’ll learn about this Mexican-American holiday with activities, take home craft kits, and a storybook read. In partnership with Latinos Working for the Future, will also host a Día de los Muertos Dress Contest. Prizes will be awarded to […]

Free

Comics 101 Exhibit

Hackley Public Library MI

From November 1 through 6, Hackley Public Library is proud to present a “Comics 101″ exhibit aimed at introducing people to the wonderful world of comics, a little of their history, and the many genres contained inside this exciting medium! Every day, in addition to the exhibit, there will be crafts, movies, and door prizes […]

Free

Comics 101 Exhibit

Hackley Public Library MI

From November 1 through 6, Hackley Public Library is proud to present a “Comics 101″ exhibit aimed at introducing people to the wonderful world of comics, a little of their history, and the many genres contained inside this exciting medium! Every day, in addition to the exhibit, there will be crafts, movies, and door prizes […]

Free

Magician Jeffrey Alan!

Hackley Public Library MI

Delight in an after hours program at Hackley Library with Jeffrey Alan, Magician and executive board member of the International Brotherhood of Magic. Jeffrey will perform an array of magic under HPL's exceptional stained glass windows in the reading room, for an audience of all ages to enjoy! Registration is preferred, but not required. To […]

Free

Comics 101 Exhibit

Hackley Public Library MI

From November 1 through 6, Hackley Public Library is proud to present a “Comics 101″ exhibit aimed at introducing people to the wonderful world of comics, a little of their history, and the many genres contained inside this exciting medium! Every day, in addition to the exhibit, there will be crafts, movies, and door prizes […]

Free

Rare and Valuable Comics with Randall Scott

Hackley Public Library MI

Don’t miss a behind the scenes look at the largest comics collection in the United States held at Michigan State University! Librarian and curator for the comics collection, Randall Scott, will tell us about the collection and share with us the rarest and the most expensive titles in the collection. In addition to all the […]

Free

Reindeer Hot Chocolate Take and Make

Hackley Public Library MI

Reindeer Hot Chocolate Take and Make kits will be available to pick up from Hackley Public Library on Saturday, December 11 from 10am - 2pm! These kits will be available while supplies last. Free.

Free

Book of Kells Presentation

Hackley Public Library MI

Have you heard of the Book of Kells? This centuries-old illuminated manuscript has stood the test of time, with an incredible history. Hackley Public Library is proud to house a rare, replica copy, showcasing beautifully scripted text and unique imagery! Mark your calendar for a night of learning, and discover details and history about this […]

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Left to Write – Creative Writing Group

Hackley Public Library MI

If you enjoy creative writing, you’ll love Left to Write, HPL’s own creative writing group! Here you can participate in writing exercises, share your own stories, and meet other creative writers. This group provides a low-key atmosphere for writers of all experiences, everyone is welcome! Remember to bring a pen and paper. You’ll have two […]

Free
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Left to Write – Creative Writing Group

Hackley Public Library MI

If you enjoy creative writing, you’ll love Left to Write, HPL’s own creative writing group! Here you can participate in writing exercises, share your own stories, and meet other creative writers. This group provides a low-key atmosphere for writers of all experiences, everyone is welcome! Remember to bring a pen and paper. You’ll have two […]

Free

Soil, Seeds, and Sunlight! Growing Your Garden

Hackley Public Library MI

Join Community Gardeners at Hackley Library to learn the latest on growing productive and beautiful gardens – plus help save our pollinators – butterflies and honeybees! During this in-person program we’ll learn about Muskegon Community Gardens, the Four Elements (air, soil, sun, water), what to grow & when, pests/weeds/solutions, and more! To register, visit the […]

Free

What’s a Zine?

Hackley Public Library MI

Do you know what a zine is? During this all-day, drop-in program, we will provide supplies where you can make your own mini-zine*! Additionally, there will be informational videos and takeaways available all day. This program is designed for teens and adults, but the whole family is welcome to participate! *Please know that zines come […]

Free

Robot Open House!

Hackley Public Library MI

During our Robot Open House, try out all the different robots Hackley Library has to offer for youth, including: Cue, Sphero, Lego WeDo, and Ozobots! This is a self-guided exploration with minimal staff assistance. Robots will be available on a first come, first served basis. Free!

Free

Murder at the Crimson Asylum – Teen Mystery Month Escape Room

Hackley Public Library MI

Calling all teens!! Hackley Library has an escape room for YOU to solve! Murder at the Crimson Asylum is an immersive investigation game, where you are responsible to find Nicholas Harrison's murderer. Bring your sleuthing skills to Hackley Library's Young Adult room and help us find whodunit! This escape room will be on Monday, May […]

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Faerie Craft Day

Hackley Public Library MI

What does a faerie house look like? What would you do with a faerie wand? We will be making BOTH of those during our Faerie Craft Day at Hackley Library, plus you can make your very own faerie to take home with you! Free.

Free

Pressure-Free Living with Elle Ingalls

Hackley Public Library MI

Join us for a presentation on pressure-free living! Elle Ingalls is an international performance and stress-management coach. She is the creator of the Pressure-Free Method which helps you up-level your health, relationships and mental and physical performance fast and effectively. Elle will be at Hackley Library on May 24th to share her method on helping […]

Free

Pet Adoption Awareness Day!

Hackley Park MI

Hackley Library is teaming up with area shelters to bring you Pet Adoption Awareness Day in Hackley Park! During the event, you can meet pets that are up for adoption, ask questions about adopting/fostering, and kids can grab some take and make crafts! If you’d like, you can bring a donation for an area shelter […]

Free

Art at the Pointe

Adelaide Pointe MI

Join us for Art at the Pointe, the Lakeshore Visual Art Collective’s first show in Adelaide Pointe's huge boat warehouse on Muskegon Lake. Come by car, bike, or boat (docks are available) and see this space transformed into a one-night, pop-up gallery filled with art by more than 50 regional artists in a wide range […]

$10

The Women of the Copper Country – Book Discussion

Hackley Public Library MI

Dive into a mesmeric novel, ‘The Women of the Copper Country’ by Mary Doria Russell, and become immersed in a story that tells of the obstacles and endeavors of Annie Clements, America’s very own “Joan of Arc.” This fictionalized yet historical account shares the journey of a woman who daringly led a strike against a […]

Free

Yoga in Hackley Park!

hackley park MI

Join Hackley staff and our friends from Muskegon Yoga for a relaxing, fresh air session of yoga in Hackley Park! This class is suitable for all ability levels so grab your yoga mat and meet us outside to enjoy our beautiful Michigan summer. To register, visit the online event calendar at hackleylibrary.org, stop by the […]

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Zoo to You! at Hackley Library

Hackley Public Library MI

John Ball Zoo is coming to Hackley Library with a few special friends! We'll learn all about these animals, including what they eat, how the zoo takes care of them, and what kind of habitats they come from. Join us on Wednesday, August 10 at 2pm for "Zoo to You" at Hackley Library! All ages […]

Free

Left to Write – Creative Writing Group

Hackley Public Library MI

If you enjoy creative writing, you’ll love Left to Write, HPL’s own creative writing group! Here you can participate in writing exercises, share your own stories, and meet other creative writers. This group provides a low-key atmosphere for writers of all experiences, everyone is welcome! Remember to bring a pen and paper. You’ll have two […]

Free

Library Confidential!

Hackley Public Library MI

Come to Hackley Library after hours to get a behind-the-scenes look at how the library works, and learn all of the tips and tricks to get the most out of your library card! Register for this program on the online event calendar at hackleylibrary.org, call 231-722-8000, or stop by Hackley Library. Free.

Free

Mariachi Music with Gabriel Estrada

Hackley Public Library MI

Enjoy an evening of traditional Mariachi music and stories with the amazing Gabriel Estrada! As Gabriel shares his talent in this beautiful musical tradition, which expresses many cultural influences, he will also showcase a bit of Mariachi history. This program at Hackley Library is free to enjoy. Registration is preferred, and registration opens July 25. […]

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