Peace and love go hand in hand.  We enjoyed reading and talking about both of those topics today in Family Storytime. After reading some of these wonderful books, be sure to get out into the world and spread the peace, love, and kindness we all have inside us.  Happy reading!

Stories and Songs from Storytime

Sometimes feelings happen one and a time and sometimes they gang up on us. In our Emotions themed storytime, we talked about all the feels and what we do when what we feel is sad or mad. Enjoy!

Stories and Songs from Storytime

STEM for Adults!

Tired of your kids having all the fun? Blast off with us during our Adult STEM program as we design, build, and launch rockets. We will learn that maybe Rocket Science isn't that hard after all! There will be rocket building, flying contests, and prizes! We will attempt to make Matchbox Rockets, Vinegar and Baking Soda Rockets, Stop Rockets, and Water and Air Rockets.  This program is for 18 years and older. Now it's our turn to have all the fun!

Upcoming sessions

Wednesday, July 10 - 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM Community Room Rocket Science Register

In Storytime we always get to discover many new things. This time we learned about the beautiful state we live in--Michigan.  Be sure to enjoy the titles we read plus add some on your own.

Stories and Songs from Storytime

May the 4th Be With You vs. Free Comic Book Day

May the 4th Be With You!  

Saturday, May 4, 2019 we have an amazing afternoon planned to celebrate Supers vs. Jedi including movies, FREE comic books, crafts and snacks. Check out the schedule below:

11:00 a.m. Movie--Into the Spider-Verse
1:00 p.m.-- Button Maker & Make Your Own Comic
2:00 p.m. Movie-- Star Wars: the Last Jedi
11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.-- Selfie station in the lobby with backdrops (costumes encouraged)

Hope to see you there!

Upcoming sessions

There are no upcoming sessions available.

Lunch and a Book May 2019

Join us May 9, 2019 as we discuss August Snow by Stephen Mack Jones. This month, we will have local author Jones present for discussion of this first book and the recent follow-up Lives Laid Away.

Stephen Mack Jones is a published poet, award-winning playwright and winner of the Kresge Arts in Detroit Literary Fellowship.  He was born and raised in Lansing, Michigan.  He moved to Detroit upon graduation from Michigan State University and has remained in the metro-Detroit area.  He worked in advertising and marketing communications before turning to fiction.  In 2018, the International Association of Crime Writers presented Stephen with the prestigious Hammett Prize for literary excellence in the field of crime writing.

Stephen’s first adult fiction book, August Snow, was named a ‘2018 Michigan Notable Book’ by the Library of Michigan. The Nero Wolfe Society awarded August Snow the 2018 Nero Award. 

Lives Laid Away is the second book in the August Snow series.

August Snow by Stephen Mack Jones

Upcoming sessions

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In our last Thursday Family Storytime for this session, we talked about Family. Do you have a large family or a small one? Who is in your family? Enjoy these stories from Storytime and beyond all about Family.

Stories and Songs from Storytime

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