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HALTOM CITY

5024 Broadway Ave.
Haltom City, TX  76117
817-222-7700

Haltom City Public Library

4809 Haltom Rd.
Haltom City, TX  76117

Hours of Operation

Monday-Thursday 10:30AM-8PM
Friday 10:30AM-6PM
Saturday 10:30AM-5PM
Sunday Closed

Contact Information

Information 817-222-7786
Administration 817-222-7790
Fax 817-788-1499

HCPL's Weekly Dance Fitness

For Adults 18+
Wednesdays: June 5 - July 31, 2019
6:30 p.m.
Haltom City Public Library - 4809 Haltom Rd. | Haltom City, TX 76117
Information: 817-222-7786

Looking for a fun way to get your perfect summer bod? We have just the class for you! Join us for our weekly Dance Fitness class where we will shake & dance ourselves into shape. Free and no registration required.

Don’t have a babysitter? Don’t worry! We’ll have activities in the room to keep the kiddos entertained while you keep an eye on them!

haltom city library adult dance fitness

Galaxy T-shirts - Jun 20

For adults 18+
Thursday, June 20 2019
6:30 p.m.
Haltom City Public Library - 4809 Haltom Rd. | Haltom City, TX 76117
Information: 817-222-7790

Join us as we create out-of-this-world T-shirts! We will be using dye and bleach, so please dress appropriately. Bring your own black T-shirt (or other black clothing/accessory) to use during this craft.

This event is free and no registration is required.

  galaxy t shirt craft

Galaxy Mugs - Jul 18

For adults 18+
Thursday, July 18 2019
6:30 p.m.
Haltom City Public Library - 4809 Haltom Rd. | Haltom City, TX 76117
Information: 817-222-7790

Join us for an evening of crafting on Thursday, July 18, 2019 as we will be creating galaxy mugs & constellation coasters.

This event is free and registration is required.

  galaxy t shirt craft

2019 Teen Summer Activities

Part of the Library's Teen Activities Program: For 6th – 12th graders
Thursdays, June 6 - July 25, 2019
3:00 p.m.
Haltom City Public Library - 4809 Haltom Rd. | Haltom City, TX 76117
Information: 817-576-0115
Activities
June 6: Slime making
June 20: Ice cream making
June 28: Trivia – Outer Space theme
July 11: Bath bomb making
July 25: Cup Cake Wars
Movies
June 13: Guardians of the Galaxy, PG 13
June 27: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, PG 13
July 18: Thor: Ragnarok, PG 13

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2019 Summer Reading Program

Special Guests every Friday at 2PM
Weekdays: May 31 - August 3, 2019
2:00 p.m.
Haltom City Public Library - 4809 Haltom Rd. | Haltom City, TX 76117
Information: 817-576-0069

The Haltom City Public Library’s Summer Reading Program, sponsored by the Friends of the Haltom City Public Library, is now under way! Every weekday at 2:00 p.m. we have something scheduled...see out schedule below. Log your reading for our annual Summer Reading Program at the link below:

2019 summer reading program universe of stories


Each weekday between May 31 & August 3, join us at 2:00 p.m. for our special programs:

Movie Matinee Mondays - All Ages

  • June 3 - Lilo & Stitch
  • June 10 - Space Buddies
  • June 17 - Treasure Planet
  • June 24 - Meet the Robinsons
  • July 1 - Space Jam
  • July 8 - Big Hero 6
  • July 15 - Muppets from Space
  • July 22 - Space Camp

Tinker Tuesdays - Ages 5 & Up

Build with LEGOs, Tinkertoys, and other contraptions.


Wacky Craft Wednesdays - Ages 5 & Up

Time to get crafty! Make a new and different craft each week.


Thursday Reading Buddies - All Ages

Read to a therapy bird or a teen volunteer


Special Guest Fridays - All Ages

  • June 7 - Que Pastas
  • June 14 - All About Animals
  • June 21 - Perot TECH Truck
  • June 28 - MerryMakers
  • July 5 - Haltom City Fire Department
  • July 12 - Dallas Puppet Theater
  • July 19 - The Slicks
  • July 26 - Dallas Zoo

HCPL Earns Honor

Texas Municipal Library Directors Association:
https://tmlda.org/about/

The Haltom City Public Library is honored to receive the Texas Municipal Library Directors Association's Achievement of Excellence in Libraries award for the 2017-2018 fiscal year. Only 51 libraries of the 550 public libraries in Texas earned this award. This is the Haltom City Public Library's 11th time being awarded this honor.


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Deputy City Manager Rex Phelps presents Library Director Lesly Smith and Library Board members with a Proclamation acknowledging the Library's “Achievement of Excellence in Libraries Award” recognition by TMLDA.


Library's Monthly Book Club

Meets last Tuesday of each month
6:30 p.m.
Haltom City Public Library - 4809 Haltom Rd. | Haltom City, TX 76117
Information: 817-222-7790

Come join us as the Haltom City Public Library launches The Book Club for adults. The dates for 2019 & subject matter for each month are listed below:

  • April 30 - round table discussion of our favorite book
  • May 28 - book: The Book Thief  by Markus Zusak
  • June 25 - book: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
  • July 30 - A Spark of Light by Jodi Picoult
  • August 27 - TBD
  • September 24 - TBD
  • October 29 - TBD
  • November 26 - TBD

  haltom city library adult book club

Coloring & Cookies for Grown Ups

For adults
1st Friday of each month
6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Haltom City Public Library - 4809 Haltom Rd. | Haltom City, TX 76117
Information: 817-222-7786

The first Friday evening of each month come to the Haltom City Public Library's after-hours "Coloring & Cookies for Grown Ups" coloring party from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. Materials are provided but feel free to bring your own coloring accouterments. Relieve stress and have fun at the same time.

Adults only, please.

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Library's Family Movie Night

1st Monday of the each month
6:30 p.m.
Haltom City Public Library - 4809 Haltom Rd. | Haltom City, TX 76117

No Family Movie Nights in the months of June & July, 2019. Family Movie Nights will resume on Monday, August 5th. Please come to the weekly summer Movie Matinee Mondays during the months of June & July at 2:00 p.m.


haltom city public library family movie night

Super Science Saturdays - July 6

June Session is cancelled
Saturday, July 6 2019
First Saturday of each month
9 - 10:00 a.m.
Haltom City Public Library - 4809 Haltom Rd. | Haltom City, TX 76117

The first Saturday of each month, from 9 - 10:00 a.m., we explore different scientific concepts at the Haltom City Public Library. These are hands-on activities, appropriate for kids age 6 – 12. It’s free and there is no registration required.

The topic on July 6, 2019 will be Simple Machines!


The remaining schedule for 2019 is as follows:

  • June 1 - cancelled: Please attend the Birdville Reads Summer Reading Program Kickoff Party, Saturday, June 1st from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., at the Birdville ISD Fine Arts/Athletics Complex, 9200 Mid Cities Blvd, NRH, 76180.
  • July 6 - Simple Machines
  • August 3 - Catapults
  • September 7 - Dinosaurs
  • October 5 - Light & Shadow
  • November 2 - Kitchen Chemistry
  • December 7 - Makey-Makey

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LibraryNews & Events

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2019 Teen Summer Activities

Activities June 6: Slime making June 20: Ice cream making June 28: Trivia – Outer Space theme July…
haltom city library adult dance fitness

HCPL's Weekly Dance Fitness

Looking for a fun way to get your perfect summer bod? We have just the class for you! Join us for…
haltom city library teen trivia

Monthly Teen Trivia

Come exercise your brain the last Friday of each month at 4:00 p.m. Challenge yourself with some…
2019 summer reading program universe of stories

2019 Summer Reading Program

The Haltom City Public Library’s Summer Reading Program, sponsored by the Friends of the Haltom…