Hackley Public Library 2022 February Programs

Community News |Jan 18, 2022|4 min read

January 18, 2022


Muskegon, MI

Hackley Public Library – 2022 February Programs

hackleylibrary.org  |  facebook.com/HackleyPL/  |  231-722-8000  |

askus@hackleylibrary.org  |  316 W. Webster Ave. Muskegon, MI, 49440


Hackley Public Library has new hours!

Main Hackley Library Building
Mon-Tues: 9-7pm

Wed-Sat: 9-5pm

Torrent House (HPL’s Local History/Genealogy Department)
Tues-Sat: 10-5pm

Programs/Events (please look at the bottom for a link to Black History Month events).

Valentine’s Jingle Sticks – Youth Take and Make

Kits available beginning February 1

Cupid had his arrows but you will have a jingle stick! Jingle your way into your valentine’s heart with these easy, fun, and melodic Take and Makes.  Kits will be available to pick up from Hackley Public Library beginning February 1.  Free.

‘Heart Strings’ Corkboard – Teen Take and Make

Kits available beginning February 1

These adorable heart cork boards will be pulling on everyone’s heart strings!  Weave the beads into your heart, or make them into “heart strings.”  Kits will be available to pick up from Hackley Public Library beginning February 1.  Free.Preschool Story Time

Friday mornings at 10:30am

Join us at Hackley Public Library for stories, songs, and movement activities!  Intended for ages 0-5, HPL’s in-person story time is designed to teach early literacy skills to parents and caregivers while children enjoy a fun, interactive atmosphere.  Masks are available and recommended for all attendees.  Free.

Left to Write 

2nd Wednesday of each month from 3:30-4:30pm

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 meets in-person, and provides a low-key atmosphere for writers of all experiences.  Everyone is welcome!  Remember to bring a pen and paper.

Left to Write at Night!

4th Tuesday of each month from 5:30-6:30pm

Left to Write is coming to the night!  This repeating evening session of Left to Write will give everyone the opportunity to enjoy Left to Write again each month, at a later time!  Left to Write meets in-person at Hackley Public Library.  Free.

The Steamy History of Love Letters

Monday, February 14 at 5:30pm

Learn all about the history of love letters with Heather Love of Third Coast Calligraphy!  Heather will share an abundance of love letter history, ranging from ancient Egypt to modern times.  Then, you’ll be able to try your hand at crafting a love letter of your own!  *This program is intended for adults.  Registration is required.  To register, visit the online events calendar at hackleylibrary.org, call 231-722-8000, or stop by Hackley Library.  Free.

Black History Month Events:




Visit hackleylibrary.org for more information and see what you can discover today!

Using your Hackley Library card, you can have access to eBooks, audiobooks, movies, music and more, all for FREE.

Link to HPL’s Digital Library: https://www.hackleylibrary.org/books-more/digital-library/

Website: hackleylibrary.org

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HackleyPL/

Instagram: @hackleypubliclibrary

HPL Teens Instagram: @hackleylibraryteens

Flickr: http://bit.ly/1DSbZ6E

About the Hackley Public Library

The Hackley Public Library is dedicated to 1) promoting knowledge, understanding, and wisdom, 2) combating ignorance, intolerance, and indifference, 3) promoting the free exchange of ideas, and 4) conserving our national and local cultural heritage.

The mission of the Hackley Public Library is to inform, inspire, and delight our diverse community by providing information, knowledge, literature, new technologies, and traditional and innovative programs.

For more information, please contact Hackley Public Library, 316 W Webster Ave Muskegon MI 49440, at Reference: 231-722-8011, Circulation: 231-722-8000, Youth Services: 231-722-8014, @hackleyref, or askus@hackleylibrary.org.