Reading Rooms

Reading Rooms
The Morgan Reading Room and Powell Foundation Outdoor Reading Rooms offer beautiful and serene settings to relax and enjoy a good book. They are located next to The Lake House and HPL Express.

For the safety and enjoyment of all, Discovery Green manages park activity very carefully. Please take note of these Park Rules when visiting the reading rooms and HPL Express:

The following activities are prohibited:
  • More than two bags of any type; no spreading of contents of bags
  • Any item that could be used as a weapon including sporting equipment
  • Distribution of printed materials in the HPL Express not in accordance with HPL Express regulations
  • Distribution of printed materials in the Powell Outdoor Reading Room not in accordance with Park rules
  • Loud speech, noises or music
  • Smoking, alcohol, food and beverages
  • Entering without a shirt or shoes and offensive body odors
  • Sleeping, putting feet/legs on furniture
  • Abuse of furniture or HPL Express equipment
  • Taking library materials into restrooms
  • Use of HPL Express materials without properly checking them out
  • Adults not with their child from 3 – 5 p.m. in the Powell Outdoor Reading Room
  • Using the seating and furniture in the Powell Foundation Reading Room for any purpose other than reading, use of computers, table games and educational workshops unless otherwise posted.