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Library Closed

The Library is closed today, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014 due to bad weather. Please don’t return items until we reopen. No fine will accrue for this time. Wishing everyone a happy and safe Thanksgiving.

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Happy Thanksgiving! HPL Closed Thursday, November 27th

HPL will be closed Thursday, November 27th. Happy Thanksgiving! HPL will be open Friday, November 28th.

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Friends of the Howland Public Library

Friends of the Howland Public Library will be holding a meeting in the Community Room in the Library at 313 Main St on December 9th at 7:00 pm. Friends of HPL is a non-profit group formed to support the Howland Public Library in areas of Advocacy-Public Awareness Campaigns and to have one or two fund […]

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Library 2020: HPL Long-Range Plan

Library 2020: HPL Long-Range Plan approved by the Board of Trustees on September 2, 2014.

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Library Façade Project Ready to Go

The Howland Public Library is pleased to announce that the long-awaited façade improvement project is underway.  As a public library serving the City of Beacon and beyond (the Beacon City School District), we also extend special thanks to the Mayor and City Council for awarding the library a Façade Improvement Project grant in the amount […]

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Free Children’s Museum Family Pass at HPL!

HPL now offers a free Family Pass to the Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum.  Any adult Mid-Hudson Library System cardholder may borrow the HPL Family Pass by checking it out with his or her library card.  The Pass allows for free general admission during public hours for the entire family. The Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum defines “family” as up […]

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