2022 Updated Hours
For the foreseeable future, the HPL will be closing Wednesday and Thursday evenings. Accordingly, the HPL's new hours are:
If you're ever unsure of our hours, or have any questions, we're always happy to help! You can reach us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 609-466-1625.
2021 HPL Annual Appeal
The HPL Annual Appeal is our most important fund-raising effort, every penny is returned directly to the community through the books and media we lend, the online resources we make available, and the subscription service we provide to our regular in-person visitors.
New & Upcoming Events
Free Books and Magazines
After some New Year's cleaning, our free and for sale bookshelves are stuffed! All for sale books are $2.00 or less, and we also have some free books and magazines as well. Drop by to check them out!
Children's Storytime Paused until further notice
Children's Storytime at the Train Station is paused until the return of warm weather.
Take the Trolley: The Trolley Age in Mercer County
Taking a trolley in our area seems hard to imagine today! Dennis Waters, former Lawrence Township Historian, will discuss the dynamics Mercer County's trolley system, paying special attention to the Hopewell and Pennington lines. He will also tell participants where they can discover relics of the trolley lines that still exist today.
The event is free and will be offered both in person and via Zoom. Registration is required for Zoom attendance.
Please NOTE: either proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test will be required for entrance to the in person event.
Click here for more information or to register for Zoom meeting.
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