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570.454.2961
55 N Church St, Hazleton, PA 18201

570.454.2961
55 N Church St, Hazleton, PA 18201

HAPL Summer Film Program
The Library will be hosting a film program for adults on Thursday, July 18 at 6:00 in the Community Room (Green Street Entrance). This 1958 tear-jerker, staring Lauren Bacall & Robert Stack focuses on a physicist's wife and her family during a tough time in their lives.Registration is required & can be made by visiting or calling the library at 570-454-2961.

Computer 101
On Tuesday, July 23 at 10:00, the library will be having a Computer 101 program. This program is for adult patrons, those with little to no computer skills, who would like to learn more about computers. Topics of instruction will include using a mouse and keyboard, searching the internet, and writing a letter using a word processor. This program will be held in the reference department of the library. Registration is required as space is limited. Registration can be made by visiting or calling the library at 570-454-2961.

Hazy Painters
For the month of July, HAPL's Hazy Painters will be redesigning Peter Benchley's JAWS. This program will take place Saturday, July 27 @ 1:30 in the Community Room (Green Street Entrance) of the library. Adults and families are welcome to attend. Small children must be accompanied by an adult. All necessary supplies are provided, FREE! Snacks and refreshments provided. Registration is required. Visit or call the library at 570-454-2961 to register.

Marbled Paper Craft
Join us Wednesday, July 31 at 6:00 for paper marbling. Attendees will be using shaving cream and food dyes to marble card stock. This can get messy, so please wear comfortable clothes. No previous experience is needed. Attendees will meet in the Community Room. Please use the Green Street entrance. Registration is required as space is limited. Please contact the library’s Reference Desk in person or by phone at 570-454-2961 to sign up. Last day to register is Monday July 29.

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Tech-Time
The library will be hosting a drop in, tech-time tutoring session on Wednesday, July 10 from 6:00-7:00. One of our knowledgeable staff members will be available downstairs in the reference department, ready to answer your questions. This program is free and open to the public. No reservations are required as this is a drop in event. For any questions about the program, call or visit the reference department of the library at 570-454-2961, and ask for Jeff.

Writing Workshop Adults & Teens 16 +
We all have a story to tell; start writing yours now. This monthly workshop focuses on generating new material in a supportive environment. Prompts will be provided, but feel free to write anything you want. Participants are invited to read their writing aloud; share as much or little as you want. Feedback and comments concentrate on what is strong and good about the work. All genres-fiction, poetry, memoir, etc.- and any experience level welcome; even if you don't consider yourself a writer. The workshop takes place Saturday, July 13 at 1:00 in the Community Room. Use the Green Street entrance. Registration is required, and can be done at the Reference desk or by calling 570-454-2961. The deadline for registration is July 11.

Please note: The Library will close at 5:00 on Wednesday, July 3 and will be closed on Thursday, July 4. Happy 4th!

 

Tech-Time
The library will be hosting a drop in, tech-time tutoring session on Wednesday, July 10 from 6:00-7:00. One of our knowledgeable staff members will be available downstairs in the reference department, ready to answer your questions. This program is free and open to the public. No reservations are required as this is a drop in event. For any questions about the program, call or visit the reference department of the library at 570-454-2961, and ask for Jeff.

Writing Workshop Adults & Teens 16 +
We all have a story to tell, start writing yours now. This monthly workshop focuses on generating new material in a supportive environment. Prompts will be provided, but feel free to write anything you want. Participants are invited to read their writing aloud; share as much or little as you want. Feedback and comments concentrate on what is strong and good about the work. All genres-fiction, poetry, memoir, etc.- and any experience level welcome; even if you don't consider yourself a writer. The workshop takes place Saturday, July 13 at 1:00 in the Community Room; use the Green Street entrance. Registration is required, and can be done at the Reference desk or by calling 570-454-2961. The deadline for registration is July 11.

HAPL Summer Film Program
The Hazleton Area Public Library will be hosting a film program for adults on Thursday, July 18 at 6:00 in the Community Room (Green Street Entrance). Registration is required & can be made by visiting or calling the library at 570-454-2961.