October 7, 2015 | hathawaym
Fall into a new hobby with Gale Courses! With your CPL Card, you can access a wide variety of 6-week courses to help you learn something new, from photography and creative writing to cooking and interior design.
The Canton Public Library offers free Gale Courses to its cardholders, and the next set of classes is will begin on Wednesday, October 14. Learn on your own schedule, and receive a certificate of completion when you've finished. Our goal is to provide lifelong educational opportunities for you to gain new skills or improve existing ones. New sessions are offered every month. Take advantage of these instructor-led courses on our databases page!
October 6, 2015 | Brad B.
Tuesday, November 17, 4:30-6:00PM. Compete to be the last one standing in Minecraft Hunger Games and you could go on to an international championship. Will you survive? Participants must have their own PC account. Playstation and XBox accounts are not compatible with our server. For all ages. Registration required.
October 4, 2015 | madame librarian
you will be in the Lansing area on Thursday, October 8, please be sure to join us for the Great Michigan Read kick-off event (which will actually be Emily’s sixth appearance) at the Library of Michigan (702 W. Kalamazoo Street, Lansing). The 2013-14 Great Michigan Read author, Steve Luxenberg (Annie’s Ghosts), will be
interviewing Emily St. John Mandel about Station Eleven, writing, and much more. The doors open at 6:00 PM.
October 3, 2015 | madame librarian
Station eleven by Emily St. John Mandel. The first author tour is coming up this week, October 5, with events scheduled in Grand Haven, Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, and Lansing. For Emily St. John Mandel's full schedule please visit the 2015-2016 Great Michigan Read website.
The Great Michigan Read is presented by the Michigan Humanities Council with support from Meijer, the National Endowment for the Humanities and a host of other sponsors.
October 2, 2015 | hathawaym
Movies and music and books, oh my! Come to the library to learn more about how you can enjoy downloadable and streaming library services; from Zinio's digital magazine downloads to Hoopla, which offers streaming comics, movies, music and more!
Join us Saturday, November 14 at 3:00 PM to take a tour through our Library's emedia services, taking a close look at options for streaming and downloading movies, TV, music, ebooks and eaudiobooks. Registration required!
September 30, 2015 | Boydl
For the month of October, learn to speak German for Oktoberfest with Mango Languages! This is free with your Canton Public Library card. Mango has over 80 languages to learn so check out the resource here today!
September 29, 2015 | hathawaym
Exciting news: on Sunday, November 1st, Hoopla is getting even better! In addition to streaming movies, TV, music and audiobooks, you can now use your Canton Public Library card to check out Hoopla's eBooks and eComics! Just like everything else on Hoopla, these eBooks and eComics are always available.
In the meantime, you can use your library card to check out great music, movies and more on your tablet, smart phone or computer!
September 24, 2015 | dskop
Saturday, September 26 is Family Health & Fitness Day USA. Make the most of the day and the beautiful fall weather by visiting a state park. Library card holders can print a free or discounted pass through the Michigan Activity Pass (MAP) program to state parks, camp grounds, area museums and much more.