“Not Just a Book” Boxes

HCPL is offering monthly book boxes that will contain themed books for patrons to read and return — but also themed goodies such as pencils, activities, take-and-make kits, snacks, small games, trinkets and other themed related items!The goodies included will vary each months. Keep an eye out on our socials and newsletter for more information!

Trivia Night

We are excited to host another fun-filled Trivia Night! The event will be held on February 8th at Moe’s Oasis in Hawesville. Space is limited, and registration is required. Call today to sign up your team!

Closed for Good Friday

Both the Hawesville and Lewisport libraries will be closed on March 29th for Good Friday. Please feel free to use our drop boxes for your convenience!

Christmas Parades

It’s almost that time! Bundle up in your warmest attire and get ready to catch some candy! HCPL will be joining the community in the yearly Christmas Parade at both Lewisport and Hawesville! We hope to see your smiling faces!

Planned Maintenance

Due to maintenance and the upgrading of our circulation system, online resources will be temporarily out of service starting Saturday, October 22nd.  Online resources should resume again starting at 12:00pm, Monday, October 24th.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Movie & Bowling Passes

Did you know that Hancock County Public Library offers free passes to Cinema 66 and the Tell City Bowling Center? All that’s needed is a library card. Passes are good for one week, and each is good for one movie or one game of bowling. Ask us about checking out a pass at any of our library locations.

Summer Reading 2022

Summer Reading is here! Reading logs are available for all ages. Stop by any of our locations to pick up yours today!

Ice Skating Passes Available!

For a limited time, we are pleased to offer free passes to The Edge Ice Center in Owensboro! Each pass is good for up to four people, and covers both admittance and skate rental*. Passes are available to use through January 20th. You can check out a pass (limit of one) using your Hancock County Public Library card. Each pass is good for seven days, and must be returned to…

HCPL celebrates opening of Lewisport Branch

Hancock County Public Library held the official ribbon cutting and Grand Opening of the new Lewisport Branch Library on June 26, 2021. The celebration included a flag raising ceremony, music, and refreshments and brought many smiles and well wishes.  We were honored to have visitors from the Governor’s Office, our construction group, and Green River Area Development District, and a wonderful crowd of people. In the month of July, the…

New Lewisport Library Branch

Our new Lewisport library branch is officially opened! Please stop by to check out all our new building has to offer!