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.

October | November | December


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




October 2018

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

 

1

Craft Circle (P) 11am

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3

4

Sit and Stitch Class (L) 2pm

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

5

6

Anything Goes Craft Day (L) 2pm

7

8

Craft Circle (P) 11am

Creative Cards (P) 1:15pm

History Book Club (M) 7pm

9

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

10

"The Help" Movie Day (L) 2pm

11

Sit and Stitch Class (L) 2pm

12

13

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

14

15

Craft Circle (P) 11am

16

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

Essential Oils Class (L) 6:30pm

17

Quills and Quibble (M) 6pm

18

Sit and Stitch Class (L) 2pm

19

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

20

21

22

Craft Circle (P) 11am

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

23

Haunted Houses (L) 6pm

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

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

24

PERF/INPRS Workshop (M) 12pm

Creative Cards (L) 6pm

25

Sit and Stitch Class (L) 2pm

Personal Journaling (L) 6:30pm

26

27

Book signing: author Jen Selinsky (M) 9am

28

29

Craft Circle (P) 11am

Creative Cards (L) 6pm

Matters of Grave Importance (P)
6pm-8pm

30

Cooking With... Class (L) 6pm

31

 

 

 

November 2018

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

 

 

 

 

1

Sit and Stitch Class (L) 2pm

Classic Book Club: Tristram Shandy by L. Sterne (M) 7pm

2

Frankenstein Movie Night (E) 7pm

3

Essential Oils Class (L) 10am

4

5

Craft Circle (P) 11am

6

7

8

Creative Cards Class (P) 11am

Sit and Stitch Class (L) 2pm

Medicare Informational Meeting (M) 6pm

9

10

11

12

Libraries closed in observance of Veterans Day

13

Shakespeare Book Club: Show & Tell (M) 4:45pm

Mystery Book Club: Duel to the Death by J.A. Jance (L) 2:30

14

Wonder Movie Day (L) 2pm

15

Sit and Stitch Class 2pm

Personal Journaling (L) 6:30pm

16

17

Fly Your Flag (Properly)! (G)
10am-12pm

Anything Goes Craft Day (L) 2pm

18

19

Craft Circle (P) 11am

Matters of Grave Importance (E)
6-8pm

Christian Fiction Book Club: Beyond the Silence by T. Peterson (L) 6:30pm

Friends of the Library meeting (M) 7pm

20

21

Libraries close at 5pm today

22

Libraries closed for Thanksgiving

23

Libraries closed

24

25

26

Craft Circle (P) 11am

27

Cooking with Class (L) 6pm

28

29

Sit and Stitch (L) 2pm

Creative Cards Class (P) 6pm

30

 

December 2018

 

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

 

 

 

 

 

 

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2

3

Matters of Grave Importance (L) 6-8pm

 

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5

6

7

8

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

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12

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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


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

 

Frankenstein Movie Day: Join the fun and watch Boris Karloff's "Frankenstein". Refreshments will be provided. FREE


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 Tristram Shandy by L. Sterne

Mystery Book Club: Reading Duel to the Death by J.A Jance

Shakespeare Book Club: Show and Tell

Christian Book Club: Reading Beyond the Silence by T. Peterson

 

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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