Fundraising Events, News & Updates, Winterfest

Wintefest at the Hawley Public Library!

Join us on Saturday December 10th from 9:30 – 3:00 PM for Winterfest fun – and buy tickets for our Basket Raffle, too!

Library Hours:  9:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Celebrate Authors:  HPL Main & Lower Level. Meet local authors Will Wyckoff, Michael Gadomski, Bob Eckstein, John Harvey, Dawn McIntyre, Alia Haig, Marylou Ambrose, Michelle Gordon, Marileta Robinson, and Deann Mensch. Books will be available to purchase. 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Celebrate Art:  HPL Lower Level. Stop in and pick up some awesome Take & Make crafts to enjoy at home with your family during the holiday season! 10:00 AM – 2:30 PM

Celebrate Baking:  HPL Main Level. We’re serving up a yummy selection of goods baked by our HPL Board and Friends group members. All proceeds benefit our library! 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Celebrate Music:  HPL Main Level. Enjoy Rich Faschan, local musician, as he performs a selection of his own songs. 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Celebrate Reading:  HPL Lower Level. We’re giving away one FREE book to any child or young adult who visits us! Choose your own title from our ‘Bookstore’. While supplies last.

Celebrate Stories:  HPL Lower Level. Enjoy a reading of ‘Smokey’s Christmas Adventure’ by Deann Mensch at 10:30 AM, ‘The Toe Snatchers’ by local author Marileta Robinson at 12:00 PM, and a seasonal storytime session with Ms. Megan and Ms. Natalie from 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Adult Programs, News & Updates

Shrinkets Class

Shrinkets…the latest craze! Based on the ‘Shrinky Dink’ crafts of days gone by. Materials are heated in molds into 3D shapes to create jewelry resembling glass. 

Join instructor Ellen Siberlicht on Thursday, December 1st at the Hawley Public Library from 1:00 – 4:00 PM. Cost is $10 per person, supplies included. Register IN PERSON at the HPL. Limited to 12 participants.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Hawley Library.