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Bird in the Bookstacks: Hide & Seek

All Day 2/1 - 2/29
All Branches
Library Branch: All Branches
Age Group: Everyone, Kids, Elementary School, Teens, Middle School, High School
Program Description:
Snowdrop, the snowbird is back again and hiding in the book stacks at your branch library! It's a game of hide and seek - find Snowdrop, tell the librarian the title of the book Snowdrop is reading, and win a prize. Snowdrop will hide in a new loc...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
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Minecraft and Craft Night

5:00pm - 6:30pm
Veterans Memorial Library
Library Branch: Veterans Memorial Library
Room: Founders Room
Age Group: Kids, Elementary School, Middle School
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Gaming
Program Description:
Do you love the world of Minecraft and want to play with your friends? Or you'd rather chill and create art in real life. Either way, there is a place for you at Minecraft and Craft Night! Join us at the library, where we'll provide craft activities ...
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This event is in the "Everyone" group.
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Kung Fu Panda Interactive Movie Kit

All Day
All Branches
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: All Branches
Age Group: Adults, Everyone, Kids, Elementary School, Teens, Middle School, High School
Program Type: Movie
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Description:
Watch Kung Fu Panda in a fun and exciting way with an interactive movie! Each interactive movie kit includes items for up to four participants: movie scripts, activity prompts, novelty items, and food. Kung Fu Panda can be stre...
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This event is in the "Elementary School" group.
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This event is in the "High School" group.

Invention Convention

10:00am - 12:30pm
Offsite
Library Branch: Offsite
Age Group: Everyone, Kids, Elementary School, Teens, Middle School, High School
Program Type: Other, Workshop
Program Description:
The Center for Excellence in STEM Education invites you to join us offsite at the fourth annual Central Michigan University Regional Invention Convention to celebrate our student inventors' problem-solving process, innovative solutions, and persuasiv...
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This event is in the "Everyone" group.
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March is Reading Month: Check Out Challenge

All Day 3/1 - 3/31
All Branches
Library Branch: All Branches
Age Group: Adults, Everyone, Kids, Babies/Pre-K, Elementary School, Teens, Middle School, High School
Program Type: Other
Program Description:
Which library branch will be our Checkout Champion? It's a friendly competition between branches to see which branch library will have the most significant percentage increase in checkouts during March. Please pick up a Checkout Challenge bookmark at...
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Kids in the Kitchen: Magic Snack Mix

All Day
All Branches
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: All Branches
Age Group: Adults, Everyone, Kids, Elementary School, Teens, Middle School, High School
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Program Description:
Gather your family in the kitchen and make this sweet treat! Kits include instructions and ingredients for the featured recipe, Magic Snack Mix.   Registration required. One kit per family, please. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.

CRDL Teen Take & Make Kit: STEAM

All Day
Veterans Memorial Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Veterans Memorial Library
Age Group: Teens, Middle School, High School
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Program Description:
We'll provide the supplies and instructions for you to try some fun science experiments & projects at home. Experiments feature candy science and film canister rockets! Kits brought to you by the Mt. Pleasant High School Chief Science Officers.&n...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.

CRDL Teen Library Council: VOLUNTEEN Night

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Veterans Memorial Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Veterans Memorial Library
Room: Annex Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, High School
Program Type: Teen Library Council
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Program Description:
Join us for an opportunity for Teen Library Council volunteers to connect as a group and give back to their community at the same time. Each month we'll feature a different volunteer project to help our community thrive! Best suited for teens in...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Spice It Up: Adobo

All Day
All Branches
Open
Registration
Library Branch: All Branches
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 22
Program Description:
Are you ready to spice up your meals? Laura from GreenTree Co-op Market will share a tasty recipe using a selected spice of the month. This event will be a blog post to view at your leisure. Register each month to receive a sample of this m...
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.

Blue Jays Gaming Group

3:15pm - 5:15pm
Shepherd Community Library
Library Branch: Shepherd Community Library
Room: SCL Meeting Room
Age Group: Elementary School, Middle School, High School
Program Type: Gaming
Program Description:
Join us for after-school gaming fun at your Shepherd Community Library once a month! We'll also have electronic gaming & options for simple tabletop or card games. This program is for students in grades 4 & up. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.

Lego Club

4:30pm - 6:00pm
Veterans Memorial Library
Library Branch: Veterans Memorial Library
Room: Annex Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Elementary School, Middle School
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Gaming, Technology Class, Workshop
Program Description:
Time to challenge yourself to build something extraordinary. Get yourself to the library and get creative! Join us for a LEGO build to create your masterpiece. ...
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Registration
Library Branch: All Branches
Age Group: Adults, Everyone, Kids, Elementary School, Teens, Middle School, High School
Program Type: Movie
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Program Description:
The Kid Who Would Be King is an exciting family film with a solar eclipse! Old-school magic meets the modern world when young Alex stumbles upon the mythical sword Excalibur. He soon unites his friends and enemies, and they become knights who jo...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.

Middle School Reading Masters

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Zoom
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Zoom
Age Group: Teens, Middle School
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Program Description:
A monthly book club for middle school students! (Grades 6-8 Recommended)  This month we will be meeting On Zoom for a lighthearted book discussion.  It's nostalgia night! Let's travel back in time and talk about picture books! ...
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This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.

Pony Bead Bracelet Kits

All Day
All Branches
Library Branch: All Branches
Age Group: Adults, Everyone, Kids, Elementary School, Teens, Middle School, High School
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Description:
Please pick up a pony bead bracelet kit at any of our five CRDL branches. Kits are available while supplies last. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.

Rhythm Explorers Hands-On Workshop

10:30am - 11:30am
Veterans Memorial Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Veterans Memorial Library
Room: Annex Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Elementary School, Middle School
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
Program Description:
Journey around the world through music! Explore the wonders of musical instruments by learning simple rhythm patterns with different instruments. Students will feel the beat with dancing and creating their songs with the invention of a musical instru...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.

PLACEHOLDER CRDL Teen Library Council: VOLUNTEEN Night Feb-May 2024

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Veterans Memorial Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Veterans Memorial Library
Room: Annex Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, High School
Program Type: Teen Library Council
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Program Description:
Join us for an opportunity for Teen Library Council volunteers to connect as a group and give back to their community at the same time. Each month we'll feature a different volunteer project to help our community thrive! Best suited for teens in...
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.

Blue Jays Gaming Group

3:15pm - 5:15pm
Shepherd Community Library
Library Branch: Shepherd Community Library
Room: SCL Meeting Room
Age Group: Elementary School, Middle School, High School
Program Type: Gaming
Program Description:
Join us for after-school gaming fun at your Shepherd Community Library once a month! We'll also have electronic gaming & options for simple tabletop or card games. This program is for students in grades 4 & up. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.

Lego Club

4:30pm - 6:00pm
Veterans Memorial Library
Library Branch: Veterans Memorial Library
Room: Annex Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Elementary School, Middle School
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Gaming, Technology Class, Workshop
Program Description:
Time to challenge yourself to build something extraordinary. Get yourself to the library and get creative! Join us for a LEGO build to create your masterpiece. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.

Hold For Minecraft and Craft Night

5:00pm - 6:30pm
Veterans Memorial Library
Library Branch: Veterans Memorial Library
Room: Founders Room
Age Group: Kids, Elementary School, Middle School
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Gaming
Program Description:
Do you love the world of Minecraft and want to play with your friends? Or you'd rather chill and create art in real life. Either way, there is a place for you at Minecraft and Craft Night! Join us at the library, where we'll provide craft activities ...
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.

Blue Jays Gaming Group

3:15pm - 5:15pm
Shepherd Community Library
Library Branch: Shepherd Community Library
Room: SCL Meeting Room
Age Group: Elementary School, Middle School, High School
Program Type: Gaming
Program Description:
Join us for after-school gaming fun at your Shepherd Community Library once a month! We'll also have electronic gaming & options for simple tabletop or card games. This program is for students in grades 4 & up. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.

PLACEHOLDER CRDL Teen Library Council: VOLUNTEEN Night Feb-May 2024

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Veterans Memorial Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Veterans Memorial Library
Room: Annex Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, High School
Program Type: Teen Library Council
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Program Description:
Join us for an opportunity for Teen Library Council volunteers to connect as a group and give back to their community at the same time. Each month we'll feature a different volunteer project to help our community thrive! Best suited for teens in...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.

Lego Club

4:30pm - 6:00pm
Veterans Memorial Library
Library Branch: Veterans Memorial Library
Room: Annex Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Elementary School, Middle School
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Gaming, Technology Class, Workshop
Program Description:
Time to challenge yourself to build something extraordinary. Get yourself to the library and get creative! Join us for a LEGO build to create your masterpiece. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.

Lego Club

4:30pm - 6:00pm
Veterans Memorial Library
Library Branch: Veterans Memorial Library
Room: Annex Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Elementary School, Middle School
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Gaming, Technology Class, Workshop
Program Description:
Time to challenge yourself to build something extraordinary. Get yourself to the library and get creative! Join us for a LEGO build to create your masterpiece. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.

Hold For Minecraft and Craft Night

5:00pm - 6:30pm
Veterans Memorial Library
Library Branch: Veterans Memorial Library
Room: Founders Room
Age Group: Kids, Elementary School, Middle School
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Gaming
Program Description:
Do you love the world of Minecraft and want to play with your friends? Or you'd rather chill and create art in real life. Either way, there is a place for you at Minecraft and Craft Night! Join us at the library, where we'll provide craft activities ...