Home Flock to the Library & Read – 2016-17 Winter Reading Programs WINTER READING FOR ALL AGES! December 1, 2016 – January 31, 2017 ADULTS Ages 18 & Up Register for Winter Reading at the Information Desk or use the link below and receive $2 in HAPLD Friends Foundation Corner Books gift certificates for items from Corner Books. REGISTER NOW! TEENS Grades 6-12 Join the Teen Reading Club and read this winter for chances to win fabulous prizes! Register in person at... Children’s Programs Teen Programs Adult Programs Family Programs Digital Downloads Download ebooks, movies, music & more. Huntley Library Online Catalog Find items in the library's online catalog. Online Resources & Reference Computer Classes Photo Galleries Check out photos from library events and programs. Friends Foundation Local History Support the Library Latest News Introducing Online Event Registration With the library’s new website and Eventbrite, registering for programs has never been easier. Register with a computer, smartphone or tablet in record time. There are several ways to find library events and register for them online. Visit the library’s Eventbrite landing page to see programs available for online registration at http://huntleylibrary.org/register Use the Library Programs menu links and events calendar at huntleylibrary.org Check out the library’s Facebook events calendar... 2016 Costume Parade Gallery The library was packed with tiny tots, ready to trick or treat, for the first of two annual Costume Parades. We saw a variety of adorable costumes as kids took a journey throughout the library for some fun and of course — treats. Register to Vote at Your Library Residents of Kane or McHenry counties may register to vote at the Huntley Area Public Library. The deadline to register to vote in the November 8th General Election is Monday, October 10, 2016. However, you can still register, read on to find out how… From McHenry County website: “Although the traditional voter registration period closes 28 days prior to an election, McHenry County residents may register, during the grace period,... Library Adds Lynda.com Online Software Training Huntley Area Public Library cardholders now have access to thousands of self-paced, online courses with the addition of lynda.com. From animation to web and interactive programming and design lynda.com lets you Turn on, Log in and Get Smart! While lynda.com is perfect for users at any skill level looking to learn, it can also be a valuable tool for local businesses that have Huntley Area Public Library cards. Many courses... #bookchat Welcome to #bookchat, the library’s online book club for readers 16-30! A new title to discuss will be chosen each month. Take a peek at the group and discussion here: https://www.goodreads.com/group/show/119215-bookchat. Create your own Goodreads account to join us. We look forward to reading with you! 2016 Lemonade for the Library Gallery Huntley Area families donated nearly $1000 dollars to the library for new children’s materials by participating in the annual Lemonade for the Library fundraiser. They all made a splash in their neighborhoods with ” Lemonade for the Library” stands, letting everyone know that they love their library! Thank you to the following families: Billard Castaneda Cavanaugh Gomez Hassels Laughlin Jacobs Johnson Jones Kruse McReynolds Meucci Morano Passarelli Peavey Raistrick Roberts... Access ABCmouse.com at the Library The library is now offering free access to ABCmouse.com Early Learning Academy. This high-quality online early learning resource is free to families with young children. ABCmouse.com is a comprehensive early learning site for children ages 2 – 7, covering reading and language arts, math, science, social studies, art, and music. It is completely child-safe, with no advertising or links to other websites. ABCmouse.com has won numerous awards and features 3,500+... Connect & Save Gale Virtual Reference Library Documents to Your Google Drive Did you know that you can download Gale Virtual Reference Library documents right to your Google Drive in a few easy steps? Learn how to to save these useful documents with Google Drive using the help section at the Gale website If you aren’t familiar with the library’s Gale resources, visit the Gale Virtual Reference Library for more information. Huntley Area Public Library Adds Roku Devices For Checkout Streaming movies, original programming and popular television shows available to Huntley Area Public Library patrons at no cost. Huntley, IL – April 13, 2016 – Get instant streaming services including Netflix, YouTube, Vudu, Crackle, PBS Kids, Smithsonian and more by connecting one of the library’s Roku 1 Streaming Players to your television or projector. Four Roku 1 devices have been added to the library’s collection and are available now for checkout.... Text Us Your Questions Welcome to the 21st Century Library! Did you know that you can send a question to one of our librarians by texting using your phone? Send your texts to 847.613.4275 or 847.613.4ASK Time for Romance! Romance Novels come in all shapes and sizes. The commonality of all romance is a focus on the romantic love and the relationship between the two main characters with an ending that is happy. Below are some new titles which are examples of the different kinds of romance novels available to today’s reader. What’s all the hoopla at the Huntley Area Public Library? Huntley Area Public Library patrons can enjoy thousands of titles available to borrow for instant streaming or temporary downloading to their smartphones, tablets and computers. Cardholders will find today’s top stars including Sam Smith, Demi Lovato, and Imagine Dragons mixed with icons such as Rod Stewart, KISS, Prince and Mariah Carey in the music department.