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.

January


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




January 2019

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Closed

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Sit and Stitch (L) 2pm

Classic Book Club (M) 7pm

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Craft Circle (P) 11am

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Shakespeare Book Club (M) 4:45pm

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Creative Card Class (P) 11am

Sit and Stitch Class (L) 2pm

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Craft Circle (P) 11am

First Families WWksp (P) 6pm

Christian Book Club (L) 6:30pm

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Mystery Book Club (L) 2:30pm

Cooking With Class (L) 6pm

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Quills and Quibbles (M) 6pm

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Sit and Stitch Class (L) 2pm

Creative Cards (L) 6pm

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Family Tree Saplings Part 3 (G) 10am

Anything Goes Craft Day (L) 2pm

 

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Closed

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Palmyra Book Club (P) 6:30pm

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Sit and Stitch Class (L) 2pm

Personal Journaling (L) 6:30pm

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HCPL Board Meeting

 

 

 

 


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Anything Goes Craft Day: Meet new people and work on any craft projects that you may have. 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 (Register at 812-952-3759)


Fly Your Flag (Properly)!: Learn about some history, common uses, and missteps, of displaying the Red, White, and Blue. Participants may bring old, tattered American flags that are ready to be retired. (Hosted and Sponsered by FPGC/HCPL) For information on registering please contact the Genealogy Library at 812-738-5412 or by email at: genealogy@hcpl.lib.in.us. Building NOT ADA compliant. Program will be repeated at Library branches at later dates. LIMIT OF 10 PARTICIPANTS

 

First Families Workshop: Joint program with HCPL and Southern Indiana Genealogical Society will provide an overview of the "First Families" project and suggest strategies for anyone wanting to learn more about researching direct descent from a settler living in Floyd, Harrison or Clark Counties prior to Dec. 31, 1840. COST:FREE Register at 812-738-5412


Essential Oils Class: Learn how to live a life of wellness 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.


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. Limit of 20 participants. FREE

 

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

 

Matters of Grave Importance: Full Description: 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 in person at the Lanesville Branch, or by contacting the Genealogy Library at genealogy@hcpl.lib.in.us or 812.738.5412.   Limit of 20 participants.

 

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.

 

The Genealogy and Local History Explorers Club: Focus on Records of Demise, Weird Causes of Death, Odd Estate Items, and more! Learn more about the Obituary Collection and other supplemental Death Records available at the Frederick Porter Griffin Center for Local History and Genealogy.  (Hosted and Sponsored by FPGC/HCPL)Register by contacting the Genealogy Library at genealogy@hcpl.lib.in.us or 812.738.5412  Limit of 10 participants.  Building NOT ADA compliant.

 

BOOK CLUBS:

Classic Book Club: Reading Huckleberry Finn by M. Twain

Mystery Book Club: Reading Eggs on Ice by L Childs

Shakespeare Book Club: Discussing - Twelfth Night

Christian Book Club: Reading Starry Night by D Macomber and Covenant Child by T. Blackstone

 

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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