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(Brienne Green – Daily Press)

Above, Joelle Bailey, 8, mixes the potion ingredients she selected in the Potions Department during Harry Potter Night Thursday at the Artesia Public Library. Teen services librarian Erin Loveland transformed the library into Hogwarts for a spirited evening for witches, wizards and muggles alike, complete with the Sorting Hat, glasses- and wand-making stations, and refreshments, including the ever-popular butterbeer. Below, Zaedyn Fletcher, 10, strikes his most sinister pose behind Sirius Black’s wanted poster. Additional photos will be published in Sunday’s Daily Press.

(Brienne Green – Daily Press)