Harrison County Public Library

Harrison County Public Library



Adult Programs

  • Classes open to individuals age 16 & up. To register, please send an email to cward@hcpl.lib.in.us.
  • Include the your name, class and date you would like to attend.

PLEASE REGISTER FOR CLASSES AT LEAST TWO DAYS BEFORE THE CLASS DATE.

September | October


(M) Main Branch | (L) Lanesville Branch | (P) Palmyra Branch | (E) Elizabeth Branch | (G) Genealogy




September 2018

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Libraries closed in observance of Labor Day

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Sit and Stitch Class (L) 2pm

Classic Book Club: The Name of the Rose by U. Eco (M) 7pm

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Craft Circle (P) 11am-1pm

Friends of the Library meeting (M) 7pm

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Shakespeare Book Club: discussing Richard II (M) 4:45pm

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Sit and Stitch Class (L) 2pm

Creative Cards Class (P) 11am

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Genealogy and Local History Explorers Club (G) 10am-12pm

Harry Potter Night (P) 7-9pm

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Craft Circle (P) 11am-1pm

Family Tree Saplings Part 2 (E) 6-8pm

Christian Fiction Book Club: Love Finds You in Poetry, Texas by J. Hanna (L) 6:30pm

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Mystery Book Club: The Death of Mrs. Westaway by R. Ware (L) 2:30pm

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Gatsby Movie Day (L) 2pm

Quills and Quibble (M) 6pm

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Sit and Stitch Class (L) 2pm

Personal Journaling (L) 6:30pm

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Bavarian Food Tasting (E) 2pm

Anything Goes Craft Day (L) 2pm

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Craft Circle (P) 11am-1pm

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Cooking With... Class (L) 6pm

Palmyra Book Club: 102 Minutes by J. Dwyer 6:30pm

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Sit and Stitch Class (L) 2pm

Creative Cards Class (L) 6pm

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October 2018

Sunday

Monday

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Saturday

 

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Craft Circle (P) 11am

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Sit and Stitch Class (L) 2pm

Classic Book Club: The Prime of Miss Brodie by M. Spark (M) 7pm

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Anything Goes Craft Day (L) 2pm

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Craft Circle (P) 11am

Creative Cards (P) 1:15pm

History Book Club (M) 7pm

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Shakespeare Book Club: Henry IV, Part 1 (M) 4:45pm

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"The Help" Movie Day (L) 2pm

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Sit and Stitch Class (L) 2pm

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Matters of Grave Importance (FPG Center) 10am-12pm

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Craft Circle (P) 11am

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Mystery Book Club: Poison by J. Lescroart (L) 2:30pm

Essential Oils Class (L) 6:30pm

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Quills and Quibble (M) 6pm

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Sit and Stitch Class (L) 2pm

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"Hocus Pocus" Family Outdoor Movie Night (P) 7pm

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Craft Circle (P) 11am

Christian Fiction Book Club: Like Dandelion Dust by K. Kingsbury (L) 6:30pm

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Haunted Houses (L) 6pm

Women's Healthcare Class (E) 6:30pm

Palmyra Book Club: Final Girls by R. Sager (P) 6:30

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PERF/INPRS Workshop (M) 12pm

Creative Cards (L) 6pm

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Sit and Stitch Class (L) 2pm

Personal Journaling (L) 6:30pm

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Book signing: author Jen Selinsky (M) 9am

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Craft Circle (P) 11am

Creative Cards (L) 6pm

Matters of Grave Importance (P)
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Cooking With... Class (L) 6pm

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Anything Goes Craft Day: Meet new people and work on any craft projects that you may have. FREE


Bavarian Food Tasting: In celebration of the 200th birthday of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, we are presenting a tast of Bavaria; this region is where Frankenstein's monster was created! Come to sample the traditional foods of the region. Please call the Elizabeth Branch (812-969-2899) to register. FREE


Cooking With... Class: Learn how to use an Air Fryer and sample some tasty food! Please call the Lanesville Branch (812-952-3759) to register. FREE

Craft Circle: Bring your current crafting project or start something new! All skill levels are welcomed. Work at your own pace and enjoy the company of other crafters. FREE

Creative Cards Class: Come learn how to make homemade cards. In this class you will complete three cards to take home. COST: $5.00

Family Tree Saplings: Are you interested in discovering your family's history, but don'w know where to begin?
Attend and receive helpful information from genealogist Lynne Keasling. FREE

Family Tree Saplings Part 2: In this program you will learn to grow your Genealogy. Please call the Palmyra Branch to sign up (812-364-6425) FREE


Gatsby Movie Day:
Join the fun and watch the movie "Gatsby" with us! Refreshments will be provided. Please call the Lanesville Branch (812-952-3759) to register. FREE


The Genealogy and Local History Explorers Club: Dig a little deeper and discover more about different topics relating to genealogical research and Harrison County history. FREE

Harry Potter Night: Join us as we celebrate the 20th anniversary of the U.S. release of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. Magical crafts and activities will be happening throughout the library! Open to all ages, please call the Palmyra Branch (812-364-6425) to register. FREE

Haunted Houses: Bring your family to make a haunted house; please bring a bag of candy to share with others for decorating.
Please call 812-952-3759 to register. FREE


Healthy Home with Essential Oils: Learn how to have a healthy and inviting home using essential oils and other natural products. FREE

"The Help" Movie Day: Come and join the fun in watching "The Help" with us! Refreshments will be provided.

"Hocus Pocus" Family Outdoor Movie Night: Join us for an outdoor viewing of "Hocus Pocus", popcorn and hot chocolate will be served! FREE


Matters of Grave Importance: Hear Mary Eve from the Harrison County Cemetery Restoration Team discuss methods for cleaning and repairing tombstones, and learn about researching Cemeteries... and maybe witness a few surprises. (Hosted and Sponsored by FPGC/HCPL) Register online or contact the Genealogy Library at genealogy@hcpl.lib.in.us or 812.738.5412.  Building is NOT ADA compliant. FREE

Quills and Quibble Writers' Group: Come join others who are interested in writing and get help and opinions from each other. FREE

Personal Journaling Class: Please bring a journal in which you can write, and you will be given a topic on which to journal. Please call the Lanesville Branch (812-952-3759) to register. FREE

Sit and Stitch Class: Come and join others who love to sit and stitch. Bring a current project or start something new. Work at your own pace and enjoy the company of others.

Women's Healthcare Class:Join us to discuss women's healthcare issues with staff from the Family Health Centers of Southern Indiana.
Please call 812-969-2899 to register. FREE

 

BOOK CLUBS:

Classic Book Club: Reading The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie by M. Spark

Mystery Book Club: Reading Poison by J. Lescroart

Palmyra Book Club: Reading Final Girls by R. Sager

Shakespeare Book Club: Discussing Henry IV, Part I

Christian Book Club: Reading Like Dandelion Dust by K. Kingsbury

 

Other Information:

Friends of the Library Meeting: Come to meet other members and be a part of the Friends of the Library.


The Book Box: Visit the Friends of the Library store, located in the library's parking lot on the corner of Oak & Chestnut Streets. Here you can buy books, magazines and movies--and all of the proceeds go directly to purchasing items for your library.


Friends of the Library: Become a member and be a part of our library community! Your time makes a difference, and your services are needed. Friends of the Library brochures are available at the Main library, or stop by a meeting!


M = Main

L = Lanesville

P = Palmyra

E = Elizabeth

G = Genealogy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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