Hoopla is Here!
What’s all the HOOPLA about? We are excited to announce the availability of thousands of movies, television shows, music albums and audiobooks, all available for mobile and online access through a new partnership with hoopla digital – all you need is a valid library card!
Ruth Hughes Library card holders from our district (Imlay City, Imlay Township, and Attica Township) can download the free hoopla digital mobile app on their Android or IOS device or visit hoopladigital.com to begin enjoying thousands of titles – from major Hollywood studios, record companies and publishers – available to borrow for instant streaming or temporary downloading to their smartphones, tablets and computers.
Hoopla digital has a simple sign-up and easy-to-use interface, so it’s easy to get to your listening and viewing experience. There’s also no waiting to borrow popular movies, TV shows, albums or audiobooks. And hoopla digital’s automatic return feature eliminates late fees.
To get started with this exciting new service, just go to www.ruthhughes.org and click on the hoopla icon, or click here to learn more: hoopla help.
Toddler Block Party
December 20th and January 24th, 11:00 AM
Did you know that your preschoolers "build" important skills through block play? These are skills that will serve them later in life, like problem solving, motor abilities, spatial sense, mathematical reasoning, and imagination. Come join the fun (and the secret learning) at our Block Party; we have blocks and fun in abundance!
Winter 2017 Computer Classes
Hoopla how-to, Windows 10, Using Google Docs, Beginning Computer, and more! Click here to see all of our computer classes offered this winter and register today!
December 23, 24, 26; December 30, 31, January 2
Both branches of the library will be closed for the Christmas and New Year's holidays on the following dates:
December 23, 24, 26
December 30, 31, January 2
Everyone at the library wishes you and your family a very happy holiday season!
Kiddos' Christmas Crafts
December 12, 4:00 - 7:00 PM
It's Christmas time, and a well-decked tree is one of the best parts of this special season. Kids (and kids at heart) are welcome to join us for Kiddos' Christmas Crafts: come for a good time, leave with a lovely memory! Supplies are free but limited so please sign up to reserve yours by calling 810-724-8043.
Fines Forgiveness Day
January 5th, 2017
We want to help you start fresh in 2017! Call or stop in anytime during regular library hours to clear overdue fines from your account. Please note: items must be returned first, and fines forgiveness does not cover fees for lost or damaged items, nor does it cover the $10 non-refundable collection agency fee. 810-724-8043.
Saturday Hours Change
Effective January 2017
Beginning January 7th, 2017, the Imlay City branch hours on Saturdays will be 10am-3pm.