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Activites, apps, crafts, classes and more -- all geared towards young children from birth to preschool!
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Teens are welcome to learn, connect or just hang out in the library. Learn more about our events and activities just for young people in grades 9 -12.
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Personalized Book Recommendations for Kids and Teens! Book bundles are batches of books based on theme, topic, or grade level, all hand-selected by your HPL Librarians.
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Use your library card to get instant online access to free and low-cost tickets to museums, science centers, zoos and more.
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Get homework help at home, your school or your local library! In-person homework help may be limited due to COVID-19 restrictions, be sure to check back often for updates.  
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Check out our challenges via Beanstack for all ages - new challenges available all year long!
Live Animal Webcams

Live-stream cameras trained on a wide variety of animals in zoos, in nature preserves, aquariums and in the wild allow animal lovers to observe animals all over the world from the comfort of their homes!

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Reading apps for kids & teens

Reading apps can help kids learn to read and practice reading. And they're convenient for busy families who want to encourage reading engagement on the go!

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