The Howland Public Library will close at 1 PM on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 for carpet cleaning. The library will re-open at 10:30 AM on Thursday, April 24th. HPL’s Thursday morning Brain Games program is cancelled, but all other Thursday programs will take place as scheduled.
The Howland Public Library Budget Vote and Trustee Election will be held Thursday, May 1, 2014 from noon to 8 PM in the library’s Community Room. The Howland Public Library Board of Trustees is requesting a tax increase of $6,244 (.69%), well below the NYS tax cap. Click here for a copy of our budget or pick a copy up […]
Lots of Cool Cats Used HPL Last Year : * The number of visits to the library rose 8% to 116,000 www.beaconlibrary.org received over 70,000 visits The number of HPL cardholders rose 12% to 10,055 HPL’s collection grew 6% to 53,000 items The number of items borrowed by HPL users rose 4% to 112,881 Borrowing has increased 22% in […]