Understanding Living Wills and Advanced Directives Presentation

On Thursday, January 10 at 6:30 pm, Amanda Cloud from Firelands Regional Medical Center discusses living wills and power of attorney documents. These documents help guide your medical decisions when you are unable to make these decisions for yourself, as well as allowing you to designate an individual to make these decisions for you should [...]

Library Art Show Winners

We have some VERY talented local artists! Every December artists that have exhibited in the gallery are invited to display again for the honor of winning "Best in Show" as selected by our patrons. Here are this years results: 3rd place (3-way tie): Dominic Sberna, Eileen Rockwell, and Kathleen Herald 2nd Place: Bernard Bong 1st [...]

New Year, New You Health Fair

Wouldn’t you like to eat healthy snacks and to enter to win great prizes including: a $25 gift card at a local restaurant; $15 gift card to Rooted; gift basket; gift certificates; health food and nutritional supplements; natural, herbal foaming hand wash and dispensers; meat thermometers; a painting; and more? Wouldn’t you like to spend a few hours talking to professionals who could help you keep your New Years resolutions to make healthier choices, to exercise, to eat better, to stress less, and to find more natural products with which to maintain your health and your home? YOU CAN! Please save the date for our upcoming Health Fair! Join us for the New Year, New You Health Fair on Saturday, January 5 from 10am to noon at the Huron Public Library. Registration is not required, but is encouraged – click here. […]

Elementary Schools and Library to Deliver Letters to Santa

Local kids can start sending their letters to Santa early. Drop off locations with mailboxes include Shawnee, The Woodlands and the Library. Letters will be delivered directly to the North Pole and Santa will be sending letters back in response. Be sure to include a self-addressed stamped envelope with your drop off.

Christmas Trends in Decorating Through the Ages at the Library

On Monday, December 10 at 6:30 pm Master Gardener Mary Strayer will rekindle childhood Christmas memories by sharing decorations from the past, leading up to more current trends. Revel in nostalgia, whilst learning useful decorating tips. Attendees are also invited to bring favorite decorations for others to view. Registration required and can be found here.

Christmas Memories – History of Toys at the Huron Library

On Thursday, December 13 at 6:30, Yesteryear Funland is excited to present "Christmas Memories" popular Christmas toys from 1920 to present. See the amazing 1962 Barbie Dream House, an Original Game Boy, vintage Hotwheels, and much more. Also enjoy a video documentary of popular Christmas toys decade by decade from 1910 to present. Registration required [...]

Holiday Open House at the Library

The Library will be hosting a Holiday Open House on Sunday, December 2 from 2-4pm. The event will feature performances by the Eric Everett Jazz Ensemble and the Huron High School Troubadours. A special thank you to the Huron Garden Club for decorating our tree. Refreshments will be provided by the Board of Trustees. At [...]

Library Presents Beginning Genealogy Program

Want to learn more about your family history? Join the Huron County Genealogy Society for this 2-part workshop. there is a $5 supply fee. Register here by November 26

Socrates Meeting Rescheduled

The Socrates Cafe meeting scheduled for Wednesday, November 14 has been cancelled and the topic postponed until the meeting on Wednesday, December 19 at 7 pm.

Enter to Win Free Books Through the Library

Thanks to a grant from the American Society of Radiologic Technologists, the Huron Public Library has a display of books on this fascinating branch of science. Learn all about the x-ray, Madame Curie, the use of radiation in medical treatments and much more. Through November 30 enter to win FREE books for adults and children, [...]

Food for Fines

From November 11 - 17, help your neighbors and lower your late fees! Fines for an overdue Huron Library item will be waived in exchange for a donation(one non-perishable food item per overdue item). New and old fines will be forgiven if the fine is for one of our library's items (no lost or damaged [...]

Reception to Honor Local Poet Laureate

On Sunday, November 18 at 3 pm please join us at the Huron Public Library in celebration as we honor Bob Reynolds, City of Huron Poet Laureate. Local poets will read poems written by Mr. Reynolds. Light refreshments will be served. No registration required.

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Veterans Day Commemoration at the Library

On Saturday, November 10 at 1 pm join us for our 2nd annual Veterans Day event to celebrate our service men and women, and the families that support them. Hear the stories and memories of local veterans, learn about local resources, and remember absent heroes at the Missing Man Table. Any attendee is invited to [...]

Shipwrecks on the Great Lakes

Thursday, November 8 at 6:30 pm The Maritime Museum of Sandusky will discuss 7 famous Lake Erie tragedies. Lake Erie is the oldest and shallowest of the five Great Lakes. It measures 241 miles long and 57 miles wide. Due to the shallow waters, storms can produce unpredictable and often severe conditions on the lake. [...]

Library Presents DeWayne and Tracie Henson

On Sunday, November 4 at 3 pm the Friends of the Library host DeWayne and Tracie Henson, who have been playing music together for over 22 years.Tracie plays the hammered dulcimer and DeWayne adds a unique style of finger-picking to the Auto Harp, a 5-string bluegrass banjo and a 12 string Taylor guitar. Please come [...]

The Library Presents “Wild in Ohio”

Ever seen a Bald Eagle up close? Owls? Snakes? Reptiles? Oh my! Please join us Saturday, November 3 at 10 AM for this all ages event to see Ohio's amazing wildlife with your own eyes. Presented by Back to the Wild, a wildlife rehabilitation and nature education center in Castalia, the Huron Library will host [...]

Student Art Reception at the Huron Library

On Thursday, November 1 at 6:30 pm come to the Huron Library to see the artwork of local student artists who attend the watercolor classes taught by Clela Neale at the Zion Lutheran Christian Center. The painters are all ages, skill levels, and use various watercolor techniques with a wide variety of subjects. You are [...]

New Library Director

The Friends of the Huron Library welcomed our new Library Director Vicky Ritchie, picture with Friends of the Library President Barbara Wilson.

Storytime at Mullberry Creek Herb Farm

Wednesday, October 17 come out to Mulberry Creek Herb Farm (3312 Bogart Road, Huron) for a special storytime! Bring blankets and sweatshirts to the garden's pavilion to read farm-inspired stories and sing along with the guitar. After storytime we will be led through the farm to see the fall harvest. Suggested for families of children [...]

Colt Maverick Novel Debut at the Library

Norwalk resident Cary Ashby shares excerpts of his debut novel, Colt Maverick, during this author event and book-signing. Colt Maverick is a retired NFL player-turned successful private investigator who has been hired to find the missing wife of a high-profile but secretive businessman. Since 2004, Ashby has been a staff writer for the Norwalk Reflector, [...]

Home Brewing Workshop

Have you wanted to try home brewing? Lyle Fisher of Firelands Homebrew Club will share information about this hobby, which can be quite simple, inexpensive and satisfying. Learn the basic terminology of brewing, methods, proper sanitation, ingredients and the types of equipment to get started. Register here.

Huron Library and BGSU Presents Henry David Thoreau: Words and Images

On Monday, October 1 at 6:30 pm Dr. Larry Smith, professor emeritus of Bowling Green State University, author, editor-publisher, and biographer, will present a program on “Henry David Thoreau: Words and Images.” Smith has researched Thoreau at Concord, Massachusetts and at the Thoreau Institute and Walden Woods. His recent book, Thoreau’s Lost Journal: Poems, was [...]