Come to the Library next Tuesday night, October 22 from 6:30 - 8 pm for some Halloween fun! Our volunteers will read Halloween books at different locations throughout the Library, distribute a fun treat, and stamp a punch card for each participant. Children are encouraged to wear their best Halloween costumes as we parade through [...]
The Library's Teen Library Council will meet this Sunday, October 20 at 3 pm. This monthly meeting invites current and new members to contribute ideas that will make a difference at the Library. This session will discuss how teen volunteers can help out at TRICK or READING. For grades 7 through 12. Click here for [...]
Check out some pics from October 17's Interprofessional Exercise with the EHOVE/Lorain Occupational Therapy Assistant Program, the Lorain County Community College nursing faculty, and BGSU Firelands Respiratory Care Students in our new Nursing lab facilities. Want to know about these programs visit us or our partner schools here! Or contact the Admissions Office 419-433-5560 Ext. 20607
Fall Yoga, held indoors at the Boat Basin Marina building, is underway! Tuesday evenings, 6-7pm. Class is designed for all skill levels - BEGINNERS WELCOME! The current session runs through Dec 17th (10 weeks) - Registration Fee is $50 for current session ($5. per class) - Fee can be pro-rated per class. Arrive early to [...]
Try out some #lifehacks at our second session of the Lifehack Challenge. After school on Tuesday, October 15, teens in grades 7 through 12 can try out popular lifehacks to see if they really work! The challenge begins at 3:30 in the YA area. No registration required.
Calling all Cowboys and Cowgirls! It's time to Saddle Up and Read with Woodlands Intermediate Scholastic Annual Book Fair!!!! Students will have the opportunity to visit the Book Fair from Tuesday, October 15 through Thursday, October 17 (9am - 3:30pm) to lasso up all of the newest books Scholastic has to offer! Join us for [...]
Reading Under the Lights!!! Thanks to all who made this a great success!! #huronproud
Come to the Library for Socrates Cafe on Wednesday, October 16 at 7 pm for a discussion on new frontiers. Join other community members in a philosophical discussion once a month at 7 pm. Topics are decided at the previous session. No registration is necessary. Click here for more details about this monthly program.
Join the Huron Historical Society as they present Huron's Hinde Airport. The presentation will be held on Thursday, October 17 at 7pm in the Huron High School Student Union. The Bill Hinde Family will share memories and photos of the services that Hinde provided to the region of the Erie SHores and Islands, from running [...]
Special Persons Day, Tuesday, October 15 from 10 - 11am, previously called Grandparents Day, is one of our favorite events of the year because Special People Deserve A Special Day!!! (This event is for Grade 3 only!!!) The event is sponsored by the Huron PTO. Sign up To Volunteer or Bring A Special Treat: https://signup.com/go/fveVCTi
On select Tuesdays from 6:30 - 8 pm, Barbara Wilson reprises this popular walk-in program for knitters of all levels. This program provides one-on-one instruction and guidance for those who have hit a snag in their most recent project and need help, or for those that are looking for inspiration on a new project. Meetings [...]
Join the High School football team for Reading Under the Lights on Wednesday, October 9 from 7:30 -8:30pm. Bring a blanket and your favorite book to read under the stars. Free books, activities and snacks! Meet your high school team heros!
Thank you to all our candidates, volunteers, McCormick School, and voters who joined us at our Candidates’ Forum for a very informative evening!!
We have space for one more in our Chart Your Course: Shawl Making class. Join Barbara Wilson as she helps navigate a knitting chart to create your own shawl. This class is for advanced beginners who are comfortable with basic knit and purl stitches. The program is on select Mondays 6:30 pm and begins on [...]
Registration is open for our Preschool Storytime Craft on Wednesday, October 9 at 1:30 pm. This special Storytime takes place on the last day of each preschool session for the season. The program is free and suggested for children ages 3 1/2 and up. 📖🎶😁📚🖍🎨 Click here to register.
Join us for Euchre Night Wednesday, October 16 starting at 6:30 pm. Stop by the Library to learn this fast-paced card game or to meet other players. No registration required.
The Firelands Shutterbugs Photography Club meets at the Library twice a month. All members of the public are welcome to share tips and photo successes and failures. The next meeting is this Saturday, October 5 at 10 am. No registration required. Click here for more information and future dates click here.
PUMPKINS FOR BUSINESS is a fun way to show your community spirit and benefit from FREE ADVERTISING at the Pumpkin Fest on Oct. 12th. More information can be found here.
Connect over coffee with Huron City Manager Andy White and Huron Schools Superintendent Dennis Muratori. On Friday, October 11, from 9-10 at the Gathering Grounds Coffee House, the Huron Chamber of Commerce is once again sponsoring an informal public engagement opportunity for area residents. White and Muratori teamed up several years ago to offer citizens [...]
Don’t miss the best family festival in Erie County! Two days of fun-packed activities for everyone at Osborn MetroPark. All-day activities include food trucks, free pony rides, pumpkin painting, the Erie MetroParks Nature Tent, and so much more! Two dates for fun - Saturday, October 5 and Sunday, October 6 11am - 5pm.
A community event for all - a dialogue about suicide and prevention for parents, grandparents, educators and community members. Firelands Counseling and Recovery Services of Erie County will be presenting information on Wednesday, October 9 at 6pm at McCormick Jr. High and will facilitate a Q&A. Questions may be submitted prior to the evening by [...]
Please come celebrate Victory Day (Saturday 9/28 at 2pm) hosted by the band, cheerleaders and football players from St. Mary’s And Huron. We will honor our special needs participants with a simulated football game and drills. This is in conjunction with a food drive to be donated to Victory Kitchen. We are asking for donations [...]
Students -- have FUN and earn volunteer hours (7th grade or older) by volunteering to help at the Pumpkin Festival on Saturday, Oct. 12th. Limited spaces --volunteers will be assigned in order the completed Volunteer Forms are received. Check out the details here.
Girls Who Code is back! Now for grades 6 - 8, Girls Who Code Coding Club begins this Thursday, September 26 and goes until December 5. Sessions are every Thursday and last from 4 - 5:30 pm. This coding club aims to close the gender gap in technology by teaching computer science skills to girls [...]
Join Dakota Stone from the Alzheimer’s Association on Thursday, October 3 at 6:30 pm to learn about common signs of Alzheimer’s, the importance of early detection and benefits of a diagnosis, how to approach others about memory concerns, and Alzheimer's Association resources. Click here to register.
The Huron Chamber of Commerce takes pride in supporting and promoting all our local businesses! We are lucky to be a small town bursting with great businesses. In an attempt to create an event for our community, we overlooked the overwhelming amount of GREAT THINGS already happening in our local businesses. Due to our oversight, [...]
From the Old Plat to the Eagle Crest development, a slide presentation will overview photos of homes, residents, sales advertisements, and dates of neighborhoods as our population grew in response to successes in port and auto-related industries and the baby boom. Join the Huron Historical Society on Thursday, September 26 from 7 - 8:30pm in [...]
The Socrates Cafe topic for this Wednesday, September 18 is "Can we still converse constructively in a divisive time period?" Join other community members in discussion once a month at 7 pm. No registration is necessary. Click here for more details about this monthly program.
Join us at the Board Office (located at Shawnee School) for the Huron Board of Education Meeting at 6pm on Tuesday, September 17.
The Huron Homecoming Parade will begin at 7:00pm on Wednesday, September 18.
Huron City Council and the Huron Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the ConAgra Envision This event on Wednesday, September 18 at the ConAgra site. Developer/Broker reception will be held from 3:00 - 4:00pm. The event will open to the public from 4:00 - 6:00pm. The informal gathering will allow you to walk the site [...]
Join us as the Huron Chamber of Commerce presents the BOOze Bar Scramble! Participating Locations - Pier Pub, i5s, Riverview Lanes, Harbor House and Old Fish House KICK-OFF and WRAP-UP at the Pier Pub COSTUMES WELCOME - but aren't required Teams will stop at each location to complete fun tasks like trivia, skill challenges and [...]
On Tuesday, September 10 at 6:30 pm, join Donna Green from OSU Extension as we explore the nutrition, taste, and culture of a few of the most popular "foreign" foods. Our first session features Italian/ Mediterranean food. Click here to register.
NEW! The Library's STEAM Team program for Kindergarten - Grade 2 now continues on for tweens in Grades 3 - 6 with our STEAM Team 2.0. Join Miss Melissa at Fabens Park on Wednesday, September 11 at 4:30 pm for our Kick-Off event! Click here to register.
Interested in furthering your education? Attend College Night at BGSU Firelands this Tuesday, Sept. 10. Register and get the details here.
Come out to HHS on Friday, September 20 from 4:30pm - 7:00pm (before the Homecoming HHS and Waite football game) for a Spaghetti Dinner put on by the Citizens for Huron Schools. Dine-in, take-out and curbside service available. Adults - $5 and Kids (under 10) - $3. Follow our Facebook page for more details.
Have you ever wondered how to play D&D? Come to the Library on Monday, September 9 at 4 pm to learn how to play or to meet other players. This introductory meetup will help determine future meetings. No registration necessary!e
Meet the local candidates running for office (Huron City Council, Township, Erie County and Huron School Board) presented by the Huron Chamber of Commerce and the Huron Public Library. All candidates have been invited to come and speak to attendees at the event. This is your opportunity to come and ask questions of the candidates. [...]
The City is partnering with the Lorain Port Authority and Jet Express Ferry to Put-in-Bay, Kelleys Island & Cedar Point to offer a fun way to head to the season opener for the Cleveland Browns - Sunday September 9! The trip departs the Huron dock at 9:30AM (please arrive 30 minutes early). Pickup occurs along the river wall [...]
Bring your a chair and join the Huron Chamber of Commerce on October 5 for the Ohio State v. Michigan State Club Huddle. The game will be shown on the big screen under the big top on the water. Tailgate begins at 7pm at the historical Huron Colonial (209 Cleveland Ave. Huron) with kickoff at [...]
Save the Date! Join the Huron Educational Foundation on November 15, 2019 at 6:30pm for its 2019 Annual Gala. Ridge the Wave with the Champions of Learning at South Shore Marine and enjoy live entertainment by local faceborite Paul Franks. Items will be auctioned off and guests can also visit the open bar and culinary [...]
3rd and 4th grade Students in the STEM/STEAM Summer Learning Camp were given a problem to create a boat that can hold pennies and float. They were provided resources to construct their vessel and given an opportunity to test it. What a great learning experience!!
In August it’s time to pay attention to what needs to be done in your gardens. Join us at the Library, Thursday, August 8 at 6:30pm. This presentation will give you preparation tips and ideas about what to plant now that can enhance your garden yet this year. How do we prepare our gardens for [...]
Our next Firelands Shutterbugs Photography Club meeting is on Saturday, August 3 at 10 am.This program is for the novice or expert alike. Come to learn from other shutterbugs, and to share successes and failures. No registration required.
The Huron Girls Golf Team will be having a Car Wash this Sunday July 28th at Jim’s Pizza Box in Huron from 10am-1pm. Come out and support the team with your dirty cars!
Our Annual Membership Drive is coming up Saturday July 27th. Please consider supporting all of our Student Athletes! GO TIGERS🐯. Check out their Facebook page here for all the information.
Join us on Thursday, August 1 at 6:30pm at the Huron Public Library to learn about Americans in a Splintering Europe. During World War I, thousands of Americans in Europe became refugees desperate to get home. American journalists, in contrast, rushed to Europe to cover the fighting. When the war made its way to the [...]
Members of the public are invited to display specimens and arrangements of flowers and plants. Please refer to the guidelines for entry provided at the main Circulation Desk. All exhibitors need to have their flowers at the Library between 10 am - 12 pm on July 27 and the show will open to the public [...]
On Tuesday, July 30 at 6:30 pm dust off your old hi-fi stereo and join us as we explore space age pop from the 1950's and 60's with Dr. Dave Lewis, sound archivist at Bowling Green State University's Music Library and Bill Schurk Sound Archives. Listen to some key albums, look at the wild album [...]
From the K96 Facebook page: The National Weather Service in Cleveland issued an excessive heat watch and/or warning for significant portions of Northern Ohio over the weekend. It will be in effect Friday afternoon to Saturday evening. After serious consideration and speaking with Huron Boat Basin Management, due to the extreme conditions, and concern for [...]
Check out the Register photos here.
See if the Register caught you having fun at the River Fest here.
Join us for Yoga on Monday, July 22 at 6:30 pm. The practice of Hatha Yoga helps us to become connected with our thoughts and actions. Our thoughts and energy create our reality, which in turn is part of the universe. This class is for all levels of yoga users, from beginner on up and will [...]
Join us at the Library on Wednesday, July 17 at 6:30 pm for Socrates Cafe. This discussion group is open to the public and features a new discussion question each month. No registration required. Come in and keep cool at the HPL!
Huron Parks and Recreation will host Movies by the Park on Wednesdays at the Boat Basin Amphitheater. Movies will begin at dusk and are free to the public. July 17 - How to Train Your Dragon July 24 - The Grinch (2018) July 31 - The Tigger Movie Aug. 7 - A Wrinkle in Time [...]
Join the celebration at the "Red, White & Blues Bang" -Huron Boat Basin, on SATURDAY, July 6th. Entertainment features The Kingbees, 6pm - Rachel Brown & The Beanick Playboys, 8:30pm, and FIREWORKS at 10:15pm!
JUNIOR EXPLORER CAMPS begin on July 8th. Ages 7-10, 9am-3pm. Four weekly camps with NEW activities each week--crafts, games, projects and fun activities outdoors and indoors! FUN FOR KIDS AND A BREAK FOR PARENTS...uninterrupted time to work on your "Summer To-Do" list! SPECIAL ON REGISTRATION: Sign-up for first week; second week is 1/2 off Registration [...]
On Monday, July 1 at 6:30pm join us as we explore the vastness of space to see just how big our universe really is. Take a look at the Sun, the planets in our solar system, our galaxy, and what lies beyond in an attempt to gain some cosmic perspective. Registration required here.
English woman Beatrix Potter is best known for her children's books like The Tale of Peter Rabbit. On Thursday, July 11 at 6:30 pm, local actress Stephanie Kramer will portray this iconic figure, and Miss Potter's story should be, as Beatrix would say, "a cheerful jogtrot for a summer evening!" Registration required here.
Check out the Citizens for Huron Schools Facebook page for more information and the registration form here.
BGSU Firelands is offering a special advising event for students who wish to get their Fall 2019 class schedule. On Wednesday, June 19, we're offering two sessions to choose from: 9 a.m. or 1 p.m. Each two-hour session will include a group presentation, tour and 20-minute advising session. We will confirm your reservation after you [...]
Join us Monday, June 24 at 6:30 pm for Music of the Spheres. Mark Sebastian Jordan, music commentator and published, award-winning poet, playwright, and novelist, returns to the Huron Public Library with a new program about classical music, connecting the topic to the Summer Reading Program theme of space. He will speak about the scientific, [...]
On Tuesday, June 18 at 6:30 pm join current Solar System Ambassador and former planetarium director Gene Zajac for "Steps to Putting Footsteps on the Moon," as he celebrates the 50th anniversary of Neil Armstrong putting footprint on the moon and the steps leading up to this accomplishment. Earth rocks similar to moon rocks, a [...]
Join us Wednesday, June 19 at 11 am for "Stroke Prevention." Presented by the Kingston Community, this talk provides an overview of strokes, teaching about the different types and the changes in the brain that can result. Learn about the risk factors of a stroke and what you can do to prevent one. Also explore [...]
We are thrilled that the Second Annual Lake Front Market will be open on Saturday, June 8 from 10am - 6pm at Lake Front Park. Here's what you need to know. Parking: In addition to street parking, there will be parking available at all public parking lots near the basin & lighthouse pier, Port Huron [...]
On Thursday, June 13 at 6:30 pm join an Erie MetroParks Naturalist for "Under the Light of the Moon: Nocturnal Animals" to learn about the animals you can see by the light of the full moon. We will discover different nocturnal animals that call Ohio home, including owls and bats. There will be animal furs [...]
Join Connie Beebe from Sally De Forest Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), Firelands Bicentennial Sons of the American Revolution (SAR), and Firelands Society Children of the American Revolution (C.A.R.) for “Genealogy Consults” on the following Thursdays, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m: June 13, July 11, August 8, September 12 and October 10. There is [...]
Are you excited to learn more about your family history? Join us for the "Family Stories: Beginning Genealogy" workshop, on Thursday, June 6 at 6:30 pm, sponsored by Sally De Forest Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), Firelands Bicentennial Sons of the American Revolution (SAR), and Firelands Society Children of the American Revolution (CAR). Please [...]
On Tuesday, June 4 at 6:30 pm join a representative from the International Women's Air & Space Museum for "Women Throughout Aviation History," as we celebrate women's contributions to and accomplishments in aviation history, from Katherine wright to current day female astronauts. Register here.
Sip and Paint: Watercolors- Night Scene Select Mondays at at 6 pm (6/3, 7/8, 7/29, 8/5) This summer we have 4 sessions of this popular program to meet the demand! Diane Reinhart, a local artist and painting instructor, leads this watercolor painting class. Complete a painting of a starry night, using the wet on wet [...]
Miss any of the action from the 2019 Prom? Check out the Sandusky Register gallery here.
Baseball Camp with the Huron High School Coaching Staff begins on June 10th -- Register now to sharpen skills and have FUN with the "big kids" (Huron HS Team members) helping with camp! More information and ONLINE REGISTRATION link athttps://www.cityofhuron.org/government/departments/parks-and-recreation/programs
Time to fly! Register now for Track Camp, June 5-7th. More information and online registration link at https://www.cityofhuron.org/…/departments/parks-an…/programs
Congratulations to Deborah Carden, Melanie Didelot and Sharyl Wahl from Academic Career Counseling for being awarded the 2019 Classified Staff Team Award! Read more here.
Don't delay registration in Youth Camps--SPACES ARE LIMITED! The Sports Camp schedule includes Track, Baseball, (Golf is FULL), Tennis, Cheer, Soccer & Basketball Camps -- Plus Summer Day Camps and Arts & Crafts Camp. Details and online registration link here.
On Tuesday May 21 at 6:30 pm, join Erie MetroParks naturalist Cheryl Kilmer for a talk about the American Bald Eagle! Discover fun facts about how they behave, what they eat, and where they live! She will also show recent pictures of successful nests throughout Erie County. Registration required here.
Reminder that we have Lunch Bunch on Friday weather permitting! NOTE: If it rains, this program will be cancelled.
Read the Register article here.
Happy to see some sunshine and busy getting ready for FUN Spring events. Programs and Youth Camps require pre-registration - details here. As in the past, Boppin' on the Basin is Free Admission --thank you to Key Bank for their sponsorship!
Join us Monday, May 13 at 6:30 pm for Common Culinary Herbs Used as Medicine. This class, led by Mary Colvin, Registered Herbalist with American Herbalist Guild, will talk about ten common kitchen herbs that are known for their culinary aspects, and show you how they were used for centuries as medicine. Registration required here
NOTE: The Blood Drive that was scheduled in the newsletter for Saturday, May 18 has been cancelled. We do have one scheduled for Thursday, June 27 from 1-6. Hope to see you there! Each donation has the power to save 3 lives!
Are you ready for an adventure? Lifelong resident, writer, and historian Eric Ebinger peels back centuries of history. The people, the places, and events that shaped our local history share unique and sometimes startling connections to the history of the United States as a whole. Join Eric on Thursday, May 9 at 6:30 pm as [...]
DID YOU KNOW??? Our School District serves approximately 1,400 students on a $15,000,000 total annual budget. That amount includes everything... supplies, transportation, staff salaries, extra-curriculars, and so on. Vote YES! on May 7th for the RENEWAL LEVY (NO NEW TAXES)!
Get all the details here.
Would you appreciate the opportunity to ask a local expert questions you have about finances? Take advantage of these programs presented by Serving Our Seniors. This program includes 4 sessions covering a variety of topics. Register for one or all 4 dates. May 2 at 6:30pm - Understanding the Foundations of Financial Investing May [...]
Join the national celebration of the comic book! Every year, the first Saturday in May is Free Comic Book Day. Come to the Library and pick out your free comic book from a wide selection. And don’t miss out on the Star Wars-themed display cases in honor of May the 4th! All ages welcome. While [...]
On Tuesday, May 7 at 6:30 pm Donna Green, FCS Educator from Ohio State University Extension returns to present on what comprises a healthy diet. We will look at historical changes in food recommendations over the years. You will learn how too much or too little of specific foods can affect your risk for chronic [...]