- Classes open to individuals age 16
& up. To register, please send an email to email@example.com.
- Include the your name, class
and date you would like to attend.
PLEASE REGISTER FOR CLASSES AT LEAST
TWO DAYS BEFORE THE CLASS DATE.
June | July
(M) Main Branch | (L) Lanesville Branch | (P) Palmyra Branch | (E) Elizabeth Branch | (G) Genealogy
Events listed alphabetically
Anything Goes Craft Day: Meet new people and work on any craft projects that you may have. FREE
The Art of Paper Quilling: Learn how to use strips of paper to make works of art. FREE | To register, call 812-952-3759
Cookie Decorating Class: In this class, instructor Mary Kulwicki will teach you the art of decorating summer-themed cookies. You will make four cookies to take home. COST: $12.00, which must be paid at time of registration. You can pay at any branch (space is limited)
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)
Family Tree Saplings 3: Farming Land Records: Harrison County Genealogist Lynne Keasling will discuss using deeds, land plats, and other property records to trace your genealogy and make some not so obvious connections to extended family members. Register at the Palmyra branch or by contacting the Genealogy Library at firstname.lastname@example.org | 812.738.5412
"First Families" Workshop: This joint program between HCPL and the 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 descendants from a settler living in Floyd, Harrison or Clark Counties prior to December 31, 1840. FREE | To register, call 812-738-5412 or send an email to email@example.com
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: firstname.lastname@example.org. Building NOT ADA compliant. Program will be repeated at Library branches at later dates. LIMIT OF 10 PARTICIPANTS
Genealogy and Local History Explorers: Learn more about the collection at the Frederick Porter Griffin Center for Local History and Genealogy and what the Center can do for you. Also, earn the Genealogy Badge as part of the Summer Reading Program!(Hosted and Sponsored by FPGC/HCPL) Register by contacting the Genealogy Library at email@example.com or 812.738.5412 Space is limited. Building NOT ADA compliant.
Just Craftin' Around: Join us in meeting new people and working on any craft projects that you might have. FREE
Kent Java Coffee 101: Bean to Cup: Participants will learn about coffee, play a coffee trivia game and make their own latte to drink there or to take with them.
COST: $5.00, which can be paid at time of registration. You can register at any branch (Space is limited)
Personal Journaling: Meet some new people and learn some useful journaling tips; you will also be given a suggested topic on which to journal. Don't forget to bring a journal with you! (Register by calling 812-952-3759) FREE
Quills and Quibble Writers' Group: Come join others who are interested in writing and get help and opinions from each other. 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.
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