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!

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Upcoming Events

  • 19 Jul
    Libraries Rock Book Discussion - A Visit From the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan

    Discuss A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan. "Bennie is an aging former punk rocker and record executive. Sasha is the passionate, troubled young woman he employs. Here Jennifer Egan brilliantly reveals their pasts, along with the inner lives of a...

  • 21 Jul
    Learn About Medicare

    Educational program re: Medicare Parts A and B, Part D (prescription coverage,) supplemental insurance plans, and Medicare Advantage plans.  Presented by Acumen Benefit Solutions.  

  • 23 Jul
    Open Board Game Night at HEPL

    Do you like playing strategy board games?  Or have you heard about Ticket to Ride or Catan and wondered how to play? Check out our board game night at HEPL where we'll have a wide variety of games to play...

  • 23 Jul
    The Music of Appalachia

    Come listen to Patchwork present traditional songs and stories from Appalachia, highlighting different types of music (waltzes, hoedowns, Appalachian murder ballads, coal mining songs). They'll feature vocals as well as traditional Appalachian instruments (fiddle, guitar, Appalachian dulcimer). All ages are...

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!

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