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Pub Quiz

@Hastings KENO

8:30 PM



Holiday Letter Workshop

 2 to 4 PM




Morning Book Club

10AM "Keepsake" @HPL




2:00-3:30 PM


For even more HPL Happenings click here!

Just a reminder   

Hastings Public Library will close early on
Wednesday, November 27, at 6pm and will be closed Thursday, November 28th & Friday, November 29th.  

We will reopen on Saturday, November 30th at 9 am. 

Have a Happy Thanksgiving! 
Heard about hoopla?  
Hastings Public Library is the first library in Nebraska to offer hoopla. 
A music, audio book and video streaming service that lets you check out the latest music and audio books, not to mention, classic TV and movies.  
To use the service, all you need is your library card, your pin, and email address to get started.   
Need to know how to hoopla? Click here! 
Book a Librarian   

Call the library and set up a one-on-one session with one of our tech savvy librarians to help with your iPad or eBook reader, tablet, laptop or other device.  We can help you figure out how to format a Word document, write a resume, make labels, upload photos, scan documents and much, much more all on your schedule.

Quick Links
Hoopla Digital
Library Calendar of Events
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Health Insurance 
Marketplace Information 

Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 2:00 - 3:00pm

The Health Insurance Marketplace (Exchange) is confusing and you probably have questions.  Join us at the Hastings Public Library on Wednesday, November 6, 2013 from 2:00 - 3:00pm to meet Heidi Zoellner, Health Insurance Navigator.  Heidi will have information to help will help both small business owners and the general public find answers for their health insurance questions as they navigate the Marketplace. 

This program is brought to you by South Heartland District Health Department, Pediatric Dental Specialists of Greater Nebraska, Mary Lanning Healthcare and Hastings Public Library.

Hunger and Homelessness Lunch & Learn
Tuesday, November 19, 2013  at Noon 
November is Hunger and Homelessness Awareness month. The Open Table invites you to sit down and learn about efforts in our community to end hunger disparities and homelessness. 
The cost of the lunch is $5.00. All money received will go to the Open Table. 
Please RSVP by contacting Tiffany at 402-461-2346 or by clicking here


Thanks for Giving 
Volunteer Appreciation Soup Supper

Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 6pm 
Volunteer recognition soup supper 
featuring Matthew Seivert playing the violin.
RSVP required call : 402-461-2346. 


"Volunteers don't get paid, not because they're worthless, but because they're priceless." Sherry Anderson
Murder Mystery

Sunday, November 24, 2013 2-4PM


Come participate in our murder mystery afternoon as teens take on the characters in a 

vintage crime thriller.

Free admission for grades 6-12. This thrilling event will be held in the HPL meeting room, 2nd floor.


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