Welcome To Adult Services

Our Adult Services Department strives to provide an innovative and personalized approach to customer service by assisting and supporting all of our communities’ ideas. Through our print, digital, music and film collections and our extensive programming we find new and exciting ways to engage, educate and entertain our patrons!

Top Staff Pick

Kin Hubbard and Abe Martin of Brown County

By: HEPL Staff

Kin Hubbard and Abe Martin of Brown County By: Justin Davis, Indiana Room Digital Assistant Way before Jim Davis found success in the funny papers with everyone’s favorite tabby cat, Garfield, there was another Hoosier humorist whose characters were read by Americans in newspapers all…

Upcoming Events

  • 30 May
    Minecraft Open Play

    Minecraft Open Play is held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:00-6:00 p.m.  All ages are welcome to play the educational version of Minecraft in the computer classroom on the second floor of the Noblesville Library. Children under the age of...

  • 01 Jun
    2017 Summer Reading Program "Build a Better World" Begins!

    Today is the first day to begin reading (and submitting pages) for the 2017 Summer Reading Program 'Build a Better World"! Make sure to register and submit all the pages you've read (or listened to)  here ! (Pssst: If you...

  • 01 Jun
    Excel Part I

    In Excel Part I we will learn how to create and format simple spreadsheets in Microsoft Excel 2016. Participants must have some familiarity with computers and know how to use a mouse. Registration is required. 

  • 01 Jun
    Make It/Take It: Build a Better Container Tomato Plant

    Learn the best way to make a container tomato plant from a representative of the Master Gardener organization. The library will provide, free of charge, all of the supplies for each registered participant to put together a container tomato plant...

Meet The Team

Brad Howell

Noblesville Adult Services Team Leader

Brad HowellBrad began working at the Hamilton East Public Library in 2014. He is most passionate about helping his community use technology more effectively as well as connecting those people with resources they need. “Overall, I enjoy serving those around me!” Brad’s favorite part of teaching technology is when those who attend his classes become more proficient and less afraid to utilize their devices more effectively.

Favorite Book: The Complete Stories, Flannery O'Connor

Super Power of Choice: Time travel.

When I dance, I look like: Gene Kelly (in my mind)

If I were an animal, I would be: A dolphin. They're graceful, intelligent, playful, friendly, and great surfers.

Kirsten Edwards

Fishers Adult Services Team Leader

Kirsten EdwardsKirsten joined the Hamilton East Public Library in 2013. She started in academic libraries, but felt that she wanted to reach more people and help her community. “In addition to helping people, I also love to read and talk about books.” Her favorite moment was helping a woman who was new in town to set up a library card, register for a programs, and locate enough books to last her a month!

Favorite Book: The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald

Super Power of Choice: The ability to fly (I love to travel!).

When I dance, I look like: Elaine Benes

If I were an animal, I would be: A polar bear. They are fluffy and adorable, plus they have no natural enemies!

Have questions about our services or events?

Both library locations will be closed on Monday, May 29 for Memorial Day.