City of
HALTOM CITY

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

Good Friday

City facilities will be closed Friday, April 19, 2019 in observance of Good Friday.

Road Closure Notice:  The 5400 block of Fossil Creek Blvd. will be closed on Monday April 22 at 9AM for road repairs and will remain closed until May 1. Please follow all posted detour signs.

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 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 Your Give by Angie Thomas
  • July 30 - TBD
  • August 27 - TBD
  • September 24 - TBD
  • October 29 - TBD
  • November 26 - TBD

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HCPL Book Sale - April 25-28

Sponsored by the Friends of the Haltom City Public Library
April 25-28, 2019
Haltom City Public Library - 4809 Haltom Rd. | Haltom City, TX 76117
Information: 817-222-7790

2019 friends of haltom city public library book sale

The Friends of the Haltom City Public Library will be hosting their annual Book Sale April 25-28, 2019 at the Haltom City Public Library. Most books will be priced .50¢ - $2.00! All types of genres will be available, including:

  • Arts/Crafts
  • Mystery
  • Romance
  • Children/Teens
  • Self Help

Cash, check, and credit card payments accepted. Donated books are always appreciated!

Please call Patsy at 817-673-3264 if you would like to volunteer your time. We need assistance with sorting the books April 22-24. We also need volunteers during the book sale.


Thursday, April 25

10AM - 7PM

Friday, April 26

10AM - 5PM

Saturday, April 27

10AM - 4PM

Sunday, April 28

2 - 4PM
box sale - $5/box

HHS Coloring Book for Sale

"Landscapes of Haltom City" features works by HHS students, proceeds benefit Friends of HCPL
Haltom City Public Library - 4809 Haltom Rd. | Haltom City, TX 76117
Information: 817-222-7786

"Landscapes of Haltom City" is a coloring book created by Haltom High School Art Club and National Art Honor Society members between 2016-18. The coloring book, featuring various buildings & scenery here in Haltom City, can be purchased at the Haltom City Public Library for $10.00. All proceeds go to the Friends of the Haltom City Public Library.

Tell us these wouldn't make great Christmas gifts!

Some samples of the book are displayed below.

We would like to thank Kirsten Autrey and Amber Beranek, the art educators who sponsored this project.


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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

Family Movie Night at the Haltom City Public Library is on the1st Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m.


May 6th - "Sherlock Gnomes"

When things start going missing, Gnomeo & Juliet ask Sherlock Gnomes to take the case.

2018 PG - 86 minutes

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Super Science Saturdays - May 4

For ages 6-12
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 May 4, 2019 will be Rockets!


The remaining schedule for 2019 is as follows:

  • June 1 - Bridge Building
  • 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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Weekly Tinker Tuesdays

For all ages, come and go
Weekly on Tuesdays
1 - 5:00 p.m.
Haltom City Public Library - 4809 Haltom Rd. | Haltom City, TX 76117
Information: 817-222-7786

Come get your tinker on with Legos, Squigz, K’nex, marble runs and other manipulatives!

This program is come and go and open to all ages.

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Weekly Imagination Station

For ages 0 - 6, come and go
Weekly on Thursdays
12 - 4:00 p.m.
Haltom City Public Library - 4809 Haltom Rd. | Haltom City, TX 76117
Information: 817-222-7786

Let your imaginations run wild in our very own Imagination Station! Children from birth to age 6 are invited to join in for dramatic play and a new and creative way to learn about their community.

Play fire station, school, grocery store, mechanic and more. This program is come and go.

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