HB Public Library Movie Club Zoom Discussion – “A Man Called Ove”

Central Library 7111 Talbert Ave, Huntington Beach, CA

Our featured movie for the month of July is A Man Called Ove, based on the book by Fredrik Backman. Ove is an ill-tempered, isolated retiree who spends his days enforcing block association rules and visiting his wife’s grave.  Then, just as he has given up on life, an unlikely friendship develops with his boisterous new […]

Humans vs Zombies Tag

Central Library 7111 Talbert Ave, Huntington Beach, CA

After the library closes on Saturday, July 23, it’s a TeenSpace Takeover with a game of tag between humans and zombies between 5:00 and 7:30 pm!  All teens ages 12 to 18 are invited to join us at the Central Lilbrary’s TeenSpace for the ultimate face-off of survival!  Registered players must check in at the […]

Recurring Event Teen Yoga Program

Teen Yoga Program

Central Library 7111 Talbert Ave, Huntington Beach, CA

Join other yoga-buffs at the weekly in-person Teen Yoga program, coming up on Thursday, July 21 and July 28 at 2:00 pm.  Meet in the Talbert Room with water, a yoga mat and a small hand towel.  These classes are intended for middle and high school teens in grades 6-12, of all skill and ability […]

Learn How to Keep a Nature Journal!

Central Library 7111 Talbert Ave, Huntington Beach, CA

Learn how to start a nature journal where you can document your outdoor adventures at the next installment of our in-person Journaling Workshop Series! Meet other nature enthusiasts in the Central Library’s C Room on Friday, July 15 at 2:00 pm. All you need is a journal and a writing tool, but all other supplies […]

Friends of the HB Library Event

Central Library 7111 Talbert Ave, Huntington Beach, CA

The Friends of the Huntington Beach Library are pleased to announce their next Reception and Author Talk featuring Edgar Award winner and New York Times bestselling author T. Jefferson Parker.  Mr. Parker will be discussing his latest novel, A Thousand Steps – a thrilling coming of age story and vivid depiction of a turbulent time […]

Central Library Book Club Meets In-Person

Central Library 7111 Talbert Ave, Huntington Beach, CA

We are so happy to announce our return to live book club meetings, which will now take place in person on the first Tuesday of every month in the library.  Prefer to stay home?  No problem, there is still an option to ZOOM in. Join us in the Talbert Room of the Central Library on […]

Library’s Teenspace!

Central Library 7111 Talbert Ave, Huntington Beach, CA

Attention all teens!  If you are a member of the library’s online Teenspace invite-only Discord server, now is your chance to finally meet the fellow members you might only know virtually, live and in-person!    Join your virtual friends and meet them in real life at the Teenspace Hangout coming up on Saturday, May 28 from […]

Author Sam Mihara to Share His “Memories of Imprisonment” at Central Library May 23

Central Library 7111 Talbert Ave, Huntington Beach, CA

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month (AAPI Heritage Month) - an annual celebration that recognizes the historical and cultural contributions of individuals and groups of Asian and Pacific Islander descent to the United States. The theme for AAPI Heritage Month 2022 is “Advancing Leaders Through Collaboration.” In recognition of AAPI Heritage Month, […]

AAPI Cultural Cinema Showcase

Central Library 7111 Talbert Ave, Huntington Beach, CA

The theme for AAPI Heritage Month 2022 is “Advancing Leaders Through Collaboration.” To celebrate AAPI Month, the City’s Human Relations Committee will present a Cultural Cinema Showcase featuring stories and storytellers of underrepresented groups. Using the arts as a bridge to promote human dignity, films in this upcoming cycle are in honor of AAPI Heritage […]

Narrated Nutcracker

Central Library 7111 Talbert Ave, Huntington Beach, CA

Festival Ballet Theatre’s lavish one-hour, narrated rendition of The Nutcracker is specially designed to introduce young children to the beauty of classical ballet and music. Celebrate the season with heroine Clara, her Nutcracker, the Mouse King and the Sugar Plum Fairy as they take you on a magical journey to the mystical Kingdom of Sweets. […]

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