Understanding Comics: Book Discussion for Parents
Wednesday, September 27 • 7:00 - 8:00 pm • Youth Program Room
Register using code HMJ795
Curious about comic books, graphic novels, and Manga? We’ll discuss Scott McCloud’s fascinating book Understanding Comics. Learn why and what graphic novels are a great fit for your child of any age!   Registration required. Parent/caregiver




Sensory Play
Mondays, October 11, 18, 25 • 10:00 - 11:00 am • Station Community Room
Register using code HSJ334
Join us for this program where children get to develop and learn by using their senses: touch, smell, taste, sight and hearing. Sensory activities will encourage children to explore, create and play.   Registration required. Ages 3 - 5 years with parent/caregiver.




Together Time
Saturdays, October 14, 21, 28, November 4 • 9:30 - 10:30 am • Auditorium
Register using code HMJ007
Continue the interactive play and sharing of the Parent Child Workshop with a focus on areas of interest for children. Visits from community resource experts may include local police, fire departments, or dentists. Parents learn about cultural and recreational resources, including movement and other childrens programs. Children are introduced to literature in our Reading Corner, where librarians share simple stories and provide suggestions to parents for making reading at home more fun. Each program ends with a circle time featuring finger plays and songs.   Registration required. Ages 12 - 35 months with parent/caregiver.




Musical Kids
Fridays, October 20, 27, November 3, 10 • Youth Program Room
10:00am to 10:30am - Ages 6 months - 16 months with parent/caregiver
10:45am to 11:15am - Ages 17 months - 29 months with parent/caregiver
11:30am to 12:00pm - Ages 30 months - 5 years with parent/caregiver
Register using code HMJ120
This lively musical program will include a variety of activities using instruments, songs, and dance that help develop listening and verbal skills.   Registration required.




Introduction to Programming with Dot & Dash
Saturday, October 21 • 9:30 - 10:30 am OR 11:00 am - 12:00 pm • Youth Program RoomOR
Saturday, October 21 • 1:30 - 2:30 pm OR 3:00 = 4:00 pm • Station Community Room
Register using code HMJ797 OR HSJ797
Follow our Robots step-by-step through the Dot & Dash app and learn how to make your robot change colors, say words, and follow different fun commands! One registration per child.   Registration required. Grades K - 5 with parent/caregiver




Great Graphic Novels for Girls! (and Boys, too!)
Monday, October 23 • 7:00 - 8:00 pm • Youth Program Room
Register using code HMJ799
Join Librarians Andrea & James for discussions about some of today’s best new graphic novels. Fans of Raina Telgemeier will appreciate these entertaining and poignant stories featuring female protagonists from different phases of life. Parents and family are encouraged to read along and join the conversation as we talk about Real Friends by Shannon Hale. Register and pick up a free book.   Registration required. Family - Grades 4 and up




Easy Art
Tuesday, October 24 • 11:00 - 11:45 am • Youth Program Room
Register using code HMJ805
Come dressed for a mess! This program is about process, not product. Help your young children explore with easy, messy art. There will be finger painting, play dough, collage, and a bonus foot print craft!   Registration required. Ages 2 - 5 with parent/caregiver




Cover to Cover: Who Is/Who Was Book Chat
Tuesday, October 24 • 6:30 - 7:30 pm • Youth Program Room
Register using code HMJ720
Love the Who Is/Who Was book series? Join us each month as we discuss a new title and enjoy a snack. This month's title is: Who was Pablo Picasso? by True Kelley. Pick up a free copy when you register.   Registration required. Grades 3 - 4




DYI Trick or Treat Bags
Thursday, October 26 • 4:30 - 5:15 pm • Station Community Room
Register using code HSJ379
Come and design your very own homemade treat bag for Halloween trick-or-treating.   Registration required. Grades K - 3




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Introducing the Playaway Launchpad

Playaway Launchpad is the first secure, pre-loaded learning tablet designed for children in Preschool to 5th Grade. These tablets can be checked out to play with at home, in the car, or just about anywhere. Preloaded with (ad-free) learning apps, each tablet is grouped by subject area, theme, and age level. Examples include: Prehistoric Playground, Problem Solver (STEAM), and Carnival of Words. Try them all! Tablets are for HPL cardholders only and are available at both the Main Library and the Station Branch.

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Purchase Discounted Tickets to Area Attractions
The Library is now selling discounted tickets to several area attractions! Cash, check or money order is needed at time of purchase, payable to Huntington Public Library. Credit or debit card cannot be accepted at this time. Tickets may be purchased at the Main's and the Station Branch's Circulation Desks.


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