Upcoming Events

New Hours at the Library!

The Henry County Public Library is extending its hours. We are now open to the public until eight o'clock on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday. On Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday we will be open from 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. We will still be closed on Sunday. 
Summary of Open Hours:
Monday: 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Tuesday: 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Wednesday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thursday: 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

The Bluegrass Bigfoot at the Henry County Public Library

The Bluegrass Bigfoot - Sasquatch Research In Kentucky 


Charlie Raymond, Founder of The Kentucky Bigfoot Research Organization, will present a very informative presentation on the latest bigfoot research, including recent bigfoot sightings right here in Henry County!  Charlie has been featured on the Animal Planet, the History Channel and the BBC. Door prizes and bigfoot casts will be on display. Have you had a bigfoot sighting? Do you hear strange screams in the night? Are you a believer, a skeptic or just curious? Join us for a thrilling evening of information, mystery and fun!


Thursday October 30, 2014

6:00PM - 8:00PM

New Releases

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Personal: A Jack Reacher Novel    More Info  Borrow
By Lee Child. From Delacorte Press.
 (204 reviews)  Amazon rank #11
Hailed by Stephen King in Entertainment Weekly as “the coolest continuing series character now on offer,” Jack Reacher returns in the riveting new thriller from #1 New York Timesbestselling author Lee Child.

The Best Yes: Making Wise Decisions in the Midst of Endless Demands    More Info  Borrow
By Lysa TerKeurst. From Thomas Nelson.
Amazon rank #36
Are you living with the stress of an overwhelmed schedule and aching with the sadness of an underwhelmed soul?

Lysa TerKeurst is learning that there is a big difference between saying yes to everyone and saying yes to God. In The Best Yes she will help you

  • Cure the disease to please with a biblical understanding of the command to love.
  • Escape the shame and guilt of disappointing others by learning the secret of the small no.
The Secret Place    More Info  Borrow
By Tana French. From Viking Adult.
 (406 reviews)  Amazon rank #67
The sensational new novel from “one of the most talented crime writers alive” (The Washington Post)

The photo on the card shows a boy who was found murdered, a year ago, on the grounds of a girls’ boarding school in the leafy suburbs of Dublin. The caption saysI KNOW WHO KILLED HIM.

Detective Stephen Moran has been waiting for his chance to get a foot in the door of Dublin’s Murder Squad—and one morning, sixteen-year-old Holly Mackey brings him this photo.

I Am Number Four Book 5    More Info  Borrow
By Pittacus Lore. From HarperCollins.
 (433 reviews)  Amazon rank #113
The worst was supposed to be over. We were reunited after a decade apart. We were discovering the truth about our past. We were training and getting stronger every day. We were even happy. . . .

We never imagined the Mogadorians could turn one of our own against us. We were fools for trusting Five. And now Eight is lost forever. I would do anything to bring him back, but that's impossible. Instead, I will do whatever it takes to destroy every last one of them.

New Releases

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The Walking Dead: Season 4    More Info  Borrow
Amazon rank #41
In this highly anticipated new season, we see Rick and the group of survivors fostering a thriving community in the safe haven of the prison. Sadly, in this brutal world, happiness is short-lived and walkers and outside threats are no match for danger brewing inside the fences. The group’s home and new way of life will be thoroughly tested, and their struggle to survive has never been so perilous. Season 4 also introduces several new characters including Bob Stookey (Lawrence Gilliard Jr., The Wire).

The Long Way Home: A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel    More Info  Borrow
By Louise Penny. From Minotaur Books.
 (105 reviews)  Amazon rank #100

Happily retired in the village of Three Pines, Armand Gamache, former Chief Inspector of Homicide with the Sûreté du Québec, has found a peace he’d only imagined possible. On warm summer mornings he sits on a bench holding a small book, The Balm in Gilead, in his large hands. “There is a balm in Gilead,” his neighbor Clara Morrow reads from the dust jacket, “to make the wounded whole.”

While Gamache doesn’t talk about his wounds and his balm, Clara tells him about hers.

Love Punch    More Info  Borrow
From Ketchup Entertainment.
Amazon rank #517
Middle aged and divorced, company owner Richard Jones is looking forward to a worry-free existence as he arrives at his office on his last day of work. Much to his dismay, he discovers that the management buyout of his company was fraudulent. The company is now bankrupt and the employee pension fund - including his own - has been embezzled. Enlisting the help of his ex-wife Kate, Richard sets out to track down the shady business man behind this, Vincent Kruger.
Paw Patrol    More Info  Borrow
By Paw Patrol. From Nickelodeon.
Amazon rank #530
PAW Patrol is a CG, action-adventure preschool series starring a pack of six heroic puppies: Chase, Marshall, Rocky, Zuma, Rubble, and Skye, who are led by a tech-savvy 10-year-old boy named Ryder. With a unique blend of problem-solving skills, cool vehicles and lots of cute doggy humor, the PAW Patrol works together on high-stakes rescue missions to protect the Adventure Bay community. From Marshall the firedog to Chase the police pup to Skye, who flies high in her copter, each pup brings unique personality and skill to the team, modeling the importance of teamwork and good citizenship.

Bill Matthews: Editor, Actor, Ballplayer, Spy!

Author Bill Matthews will be at the Henry County Public Library on September 4th, at 6 p.m. Bill will be discussing his time in the CIA during which he was involved in the Hungarian Revolution and various other interesting historical moments. Bill will also discuss his 51 years in the newspaper business, being an actor in two movies and a consultant in a third, and the launching of a sport magazine. 


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