October 2, 2014 | visnawj
September 24, 2014 | welz
Have you ever wanted to look like a zombie? How about a witch or a princess? What about a beautiful Mexican sugar skull? Join the highly skilled professionals from Astute Artistry Studios as they help you prepare for Halloween and beyond! On Saturday, October 25 from 12:30-3:00 PM participants will learn the ins and outs of many different kinds of make up application. Bring your creativity! This program is designed for patrons aged 10 through adults. Registration is required and begins on September 25.
September 11, 2014 | SuperMegaAnna
NHS students are here to provide 3rd-12th graders free homework help. If you're interested in getting tutored:
- You must be in 3rd through 12th grade
- If you're under 12, your parent must remain in the library
- You must bring the assignment and any other needed materials
- Tutoring is on a first come first served basis
- Tutoring sessions will be a half an hour
Days and Times
- Monday from 6:00-8:00 PM by the Teen Desk
- Tuesday from 6:00-8:00 PM by the Teen Desk
- Thursday from 6:00-8:00 PM by the Teen Desk
The first day of tutoring will be Tuesday, October 14th.
August 24, 2014 | strande
Celebrate National Grandparents Day on Sunday, September 7. Come by the Purple Room between 1:00 and 5:00 PM to make a simple craft to give someone special, or bring your grandparent with you and snap a photo together in front of a Happy Grandparents Day backdrop.
August 24, 2014 | fawcettl
Join other handcrafters for an evening of sharing and learning. all ages and stages are welcome at this informal gathering on Monday September 8 from 7:00 - 8:30 pm in Group Study Room A. Bring your own project, yarn and needles.
August 19, 2014 | strande
In 1939, Franklin Delano Roosevelt designated Orville Wright's birthday as National Aviation Day. This celebration of aviation occurs each year on August 19. You can share in the celebration by reading about some of the pilots in our collection. Click on the titles to see availability and location.
August 9, 2014 | liakosa
Duh Dun, Duh Dun...
It's that time of year again: Shark Week is here! Get in on all of the fintastic action with some of these great books and DVDs all about these mysterious and amazing animals. Whether you are a Shark Week veteran or a first timer these reads will leave you hungry for more.
The blacktip reef shark by Sara Green
Bluntnose sixgill sharks and other strange sharks by Rachel Lynette
A daredevil's guide to swimming with sharks by Amie Jane Leavitt
Sharks by Kris Hirschmann
July 25, 2014 | Brad B.
July 23, 2014 | welz
This year you have read books, completed activity sheets, attended programs and made this summer truly awesome! But there is one final event you can't miss! On August 16 we invite you to attend our Connect Your Summer Final Celebration from 11:00 AM-1:00 PM. The event will be held in the back yard by the pond and there will be a number of amazing features including:
July 16, 2014 | welz
The Humane Society of Huron Valley (HSHV) graciously let us film some of their furry friends for our CYS promos and badge videos. To return the favor we are asking that you help us support the cuddly animals of HSHV by donating to our Wish List drive. We will have a receiving box near the entrance of the library and will accept donations starting on Thursday, July 17 through the end of the day on Friday, August 1.
Top items requested by HSHV are:
- Gently used bath towels, small blankets, and small pet beds that can be washed.
- Dog and cat food in the original unopened bag within 3 months after the expiration date.
- Dog and cat food in the original opened bag within 3 months after the expiration date, providing it is free of bugs or rodent waste.
But that is only the tip of the iceberg of the many items that help HVHS care for their residents. For more donation ideas, please visit their website for a complete wish list of items.