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Knitting Plus

2022-12-20 18:00:00 2022-12-20 20:30:00 America/New_York Knitting Plus Meet with other yarnies and share your projects and ideas every Tuesday. Open to all, any handcraft welcome!  Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 1

Tuesday, December 20
6:00pm - 8:30pm

Add to Calendar 2022-12-20 18:00:00 2022-12-20 20:30:00 America/New_York Knitting Plus Meet with other yarnies and share your projects and ideas every Tuesday. Open to all, any handcraft welcome!  Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 1

Michigan

Michigan Ave Room 1

Meet with other yarnies and share your projects and ideas every Tuesday. Open to all, any handcraft welcome! 

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | DIY and Maker | Art & Music |

TAGS: | Needlepoint | Knitting | Embroidery | Cross Stitching | Crocheting |

Michigan

Phone: (734) 482-4110

Hours
Mon, Feb 06 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Feb 07 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Feb 08 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Feb 09 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Feb 10 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Feb 11 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Feb 12 Closed

About the branch

The historical downtown library on Michigan Ave. is our oldest branch. It has two meeting rooms and an outdoor plaza.

Upcoming events

Tue, Feb 07, All day
Virtual
Celebrate Black History Month by competing in an online trivia contest.

Tue, Feb 07, 9:30am - 3:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 2,Michigan Ave Program Room
AARP TaxAide program is targeted at low and moderate income taxpayers and especially targets those over 50 years old. Call 734-482-4110, x2411 or x2421 to make an appointment or for more information. 

Tue, Feb 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Learn a variety of preschool readiness skills, from ABCs to kindness, at fast-paced storytimes filled with music, movement, fingerplays, and books, paired with exploratory learning and play.

Tue, Feb 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
Superior - Meeting Room
Hear a book and learn fun songs during a short lapsit storytime designed for pre-walkers.

Tue, Feb 07, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual
Join fitness instructor Jerry Powell each week for a mid-day workout. Designed for ages 55 & up, but open to all adults who would enjoy a gentler workout. Registration Required.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Feb 07, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Superior - Meeting Room
English as a Second Language (ESL) community tutoring is a place to practice English language skills in an informal, relaxed setting.

Canceled
Tue, Feb 07, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker
This after school reading club is for fans of graphic novels. Listen to the book read aloud, then discuss while making art.

Tue, Feb 07, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Michigan
Come to the library to un-celebrate Valentine's Day with other teens. Put on your baking hat to decorate a mini cake to take home! 

Canceled
Tue, Feb 07, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Superior
Transparent image collage (2/7/23) Customized votive candles  (3/7/23) Sashiko clothing Repair (4/4/23). Reverse Tie-dye (5/2/23)

Tue, Feb 07, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 1
Meet with other yarnies and share your projects and ideas every Tuesday. Open to all, any handcraft welcome! 

Wed, Feb 08, All day
Virtual
Celebrate Black History Month by competing in an online trivia contest.

Wed, Feb 08, 9:30am - 3:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room,Michigan Ave Room 2
AARP TaxAide program is targeted at low and moderate income taxpayers and especially targets those over 50 years old. Call 734-482-4110, x2411 or x2421 to make an appointment or for more information. 

Wed, Feb 08, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
Learn how to add visual interest to your documents using tables, images, lists, and tabs.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Feb 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Learn a variety of preschool readiness skills, from ABCs to kindness, at fast-paced storytimes filled with music, movement, fingerplays, and books, paired with exploratory learning and play.

Wed, Feb 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
Superior - Meeting Room
Learn colors, shapes, and numbers through music and movement. We’ll read a book and sing lots of songs, parents can stay and chat while kids play nearby.

Wed, Feb 08, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 1
Join Washtenaw Literacy's ESL book club for intermediate to advanced readers. Members of the group will meet once a week. To register, contact Washtenaw Literacy at (734) 337-3338.

Wed, Feb 08, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Youth Area
Toddlers takeover and explore the library! Stories, movement, music, and activities in a safe space and time for caregivers to connect with each other. A great time for our youngest walkers to roam!

Wed, Feb 08, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Superior - Study Room 1
Search for information about your African American ancestors or learn more about the human side of America’s slaveholding past. Sign up for a one-on-one genealogy session with Jean Winborn.
This event is full

Wed, Feb 08, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
Learn how to send and retrieve messages, add attachments, create and manage labels and filters, add contacts, and manage junk email.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Feb 08, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Drop in and learn chess at the library with Jenny Skidmore Smith. All skill levels are welcome, but instruction will target beginners up to USCF 1500. Designed for youth ages 8-13 and their families.

Wed, Feb 08, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Whittaker - Community Room
Movie series showing the best, worst, and forgotten movies of an actor, decade, year, or topic.

Wed, Feb 08, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
A dragon egg is a hollow egg, with hot glue for dimension & paint for color. You can also write hatching instructions or a story about your egg. Children of all ages welcome, bring an adult to help.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Feb 09, All day
Virtual
Celebrate Black History Month by competing in an online trivia contest.

Thu, Feb 09, 9:00am - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Community Room
AARP TaxAide program is targeted at low and moderate income taxpayers and especially targets those over 50 years old. Call 734-482-4110, x2411 or x2421 to make an appointment.

Thu, Feb 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Learn colors, shapes, and numbers through music and movement. Each week we’ll read a book, sing lots of songs, then let parents chat while kids play nearby.

Thu, Feb 09, 10:30am - 11:15am
Michigan - Michigan Ave Youth Area
Learn a variety of preschool readiness skills, from ABCs to kindness, at fast-paced storytimes filled with music, movement, fingerplays, and books, paired with exploratory learning and play.

Thu, Feb 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
Superior - Meeting Room
Learn a variety of preschool readiness skills, from ABCs to kindness, at this fast-paced storytime filled with music, movement, fingerplays, and books paired with exploratory learning and play.

Thu, Feb 09, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Youth Area ,Whittaker Triangular Bay
Calling all homeschoolers and anyone that feels at home in the Library! Connect with other families while engaging in themed activities each week inspired by a nonfiction or picture book.

Canceled
Thu, Feb 09, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker
Use our dominoes to create chains you can topple, test, and then rebuild. Build STEM skills through problem solving and design while you play.

Thu, Feb 09, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room
Drop in and use our tiny robots to learn STEM skills through play.

Thu, Feb 09, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Animal Adventurers is for kids who love animals and want to learn more about them!  

Thu, Feb 09, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Tweens in grades 5th-7th are invited to gather for games, activities, and time to hang out with friends

Thu, Feb 09, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 2
Reading to a Therapaws dog helps children develop confidence and become better readers. Sign up for a 10-minute slot with Moon. REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Email mitchell@ypsilibrary.org

Thu, Feb 09, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Join us for an active expression of storytime through yoga and movement, then wind down on a calm note, readying your family for a relaxing and easy bedtime. All ages welcome.

Thu, Feb 09, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
This class covers the browser toolbar and menu options, managing your favorite websites, and using search tools and techniques.

Fri, Feb 10, All day
Virtual
Celebrate Black History Month by competing in an online trivia contest.

Fri, Feb 10, 10:30am - 11:30am
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Engage with other caregivers of new babies while learning tips and tricks for young infant play! Every week we will read stories, create a take-home activity, and connect with others.

Fri, Feb 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Youth Area
Explore different themed sensory and art stations each session to help your child develop fine motor skills and learn about the world through play. Attend Friday or Saturday. Click for details.

Fri, Feb 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Whittaker - Community Room
Catholic Social Services of Washtenaw County will give three presentations and share resources about coping with life transitions, using medication wisely, mental health awareness, and more.

Sat, Feb 11, All day
Virtual
Celebrate Black History Month by competing in an online trivia contest.

Sat, Feb 11, 10:00am - 11:30am
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 2
YpsiWrites comes to YDL-Michigan.Register

Sat, Feb 11, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Jam and trade licks with other like-minded folks on the world's most popular instrument!

Sat, Feb 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Youth Area
Explore different themed sensory and art stations each session to help your child develop fine motor skills and learn about the world through play. Attend Friday or Saturday. Click for details.

Sat, Feb 11, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Watch anime with other fans, chat about what you watch, and use our drawing supplies to sketch.

Sat, Feb 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Whittaker - Community Room
Test your family’s skills at stacking, sorting, wrapping and more. There will be silly prizes for all and top scoring families will take home a fun family game.

Sat, Feb 11, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Join us as we investigate the concepts of bones (1/7) and magnets (2/11) through stories and activities. Open to youth and caregivers. Registration preferred.
This event is full

Sun, Feb 12, All day
Virtual
Celebrate Black History Month by competing in an online trivia contest.

Sun, Feb 12, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Whittaker - Community Room
Find out how to get ready for the return of hummingbirds to Michigan and how to lure them to your garden.

Mon, Feb 13, All day
Virtual
Celebrate Black History Month by competing in an online trivia contest.

Mon, Feb 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Youth Area
Learning is fun at Jumpstart Kindergarten! Find an engaging blend of activities and stories designed to help prepare preschoolers for school success.

Mon, Feb 13, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Bring homework and get help in all subjects or have fun reading and writing! Students can join any time during the year. A parent or guardian must complete paperwork on or before student’s first day.Register

Mon, Feb 13, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Youth Area
A story time to engage the whole family! We will dive into a new book each week and explore the story with activities and movement. A short and sweet event to wrap up Monday evenings together!

Mon, Feb 13, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Virtual
Learn about grief, the effects it has on one’s physical and emotional health, as well as helpful tips for navigating grief during Valentine’s Day.Register

Mon, Feb 13, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 2
This group meets weekly to focus on the homeless crisis in our community. We will have discussions, readings, and activities to raise awareness of the complexities of living without stable housing.

Tue, Feb 14, All day
Virtual
Celebrate Black History Month by competing in an online trivia contest.

Tue, Feb 14, All day
Virtual
Predict the winners for the 2023 Academy and Razzie Awards and win a movie prize pack.

Tue, Feb 14, 9:30am - 3:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room,Michigan Ave Room 2
AARP TaxAide program is targeted at low and moderate income taxpayers and especially targets those over 50 years old. Call 734-482-4110, x2411 or x2421 to make an appointment or for more information. 

Tue, Feb 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Learn a variety of preschool readiness skills, from ABCs to kindness, at fast-paced storytimes filled with music, movement, fingerplays, and books, paired with exploratory learning and play.

Tue, Feb 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
Superior - Meeting Room
Hear a book and learn fun songs during a short lapsit storytime designed for pre-walkers.

Tue, Feb 14, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual
Join fitness instructor Jerry Powell each week for a mid-day workout. Designed for ages 55 & up, but open to all adults who would enjoy a gentler workout. Registration Required.

Tue, Feb 14, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Superior - Meeting Room
English as a Second Language (ESL) community tutoring is a place to practice English language skills in an informal, relaxed setting.

Tue, Feb 14, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual
Learn to format, select, copy, paste, and edit text. Also, learn to share and collaborate on a document.

Tue, Feb 14, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Looking for ways to help the community and earn volunteer hours? Join TAG and meet twice each month to help the library best serve Ypsi teens. Teens in grades 8-12 can apply online!

Tue, Feb 14, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room,Whittaker Youth Area
This after school reading club is for fans of graphic novels. Listen to the book read aloud, then discuss while making art.

Canceled
Tue, Feb 14, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Michigan
Looking for ways to help the community and earn volunteer hours? Join TAG and meet twice each month to help the library best serve Ypsi teens! Teens in grades 8-12 can apply online.

Rescheduled
Tue, Feb 14, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
New date Tuesday, February 07, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Michigan
Come to the library to un-celebrate Valentine's Day with other teens. Put on your baking hat to decorate a mini cake to take home! 

Tue, Feb 14, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 1
Meet with other yarnies and share your projects and ideas every Tuesday. Open to all, any handcraft welcome! 

Tue, Feb 14, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
A basic introduction to spreadsheets. Learn to enter and edit data, select cell ranges, format cells, use the fill handle, and create simple formulas.
This event is full

Wed, Feb 15, All day
Virtual
Celebrate Black History Month by competing in an online trivia contest.

Wed, Feb 15, All day
Virtual
Predict the winners for the 2023 Academy and Razzie Awards and win a movie prize pack.

Wed, Feb 15, 9:30am - 3:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room,Michigan Ave Room 2
AARP TaxAide program is targeted at low and moderate income taxpayers and especially targets those over 50 years old. Call 734-482-4110, x2411 or x2421 to make an appointment or for more information. 

Wed, Feb 15, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Virtual
Learn the basics for hosting a Zoom meeting from start to finish.

Wed, Feb 15, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Learn a variety of preschool readiness skills, from ABCs to kindness, at fast-paced storytimes filled with music, movement, fingerplays, and books, paired with exploratory learning and play.

Wed, Feb 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
Superior - Meeting Room
Learn colors, shapes, and numbers through music and movement. We’ll read a book and sing lots of songs, parents can stay and chat while kids play nearby.

Wed, Feb 15, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 1
Join Washtenaw Literacy's ESL book club for intermediate to advanced readers. Members of the group will meet once a week. To register, contact Washtenaw Literacy at (734) 337-3338.

Wed, Feb 15, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Youth Area
Toddlers takeover and explore the library! Stories, movement, music, and activities in a safe space and time for caregivers to connect with each other. A great time for our youngest walkers to roam!

Wed, Feb 15, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Learn how to send and retrieve messages, add attachments, create and manage labels and filters, add contacts, and manage junk email using Chromebooks.

Wed, Feb 15, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Drop in and learn chess at the library with Jenny Skidmore Smith. All skill levels are welcome, but instruction will target beginners up to USCF 1500. Designed for youth ages 8-13 and their families.

Wed, Feb 15, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Join us for a monthly discussion of a shared book and enjoy a snack. REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Email mitchell@ypsilibrary.org.

Wed, Feb 15, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Virtual
Learn how to get started with Canva, a free graphic design tool for social media graphics, presentations, documents, and more.

Thu, Feb 16, All day
Virtual
Celebrate Black History Month by competing in an online trivia contest.

Thu, Feb 16, All day
Virtual
Predict the winners for the 2023 Academy and Razzie Awards and win a movie prize pack.

Thu, Feb 16, 9:00am - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Community Room
AARP TaxAide program is targeted at low and moderate income taxpayers and especially targets those over 50 years old. Call 734-482-4110, x2411 or x2421 to make an appointment.

Thu, Feb 16, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Superior - Study Room 1
Search for information about your African American ancestors or learn more about the human side of America’s slaveholding past. Sign up for a one-on-one genealogy session with Jean Winborn.
This event is full

Thu, Feb 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Learn colors, shapes, and numbers through music and movement. Each week we’ll read a book, sing lots of songs, then let parents chat while kids play nearby.

Thu, Feb 16, 10:30am - 11:15am
Michigan - Michigan Ave Youth Area
Learn a variety of preschool readiness skills, from ABCs to kindness, at fast-paced storytimes filled with music, movement, fingerplays, and books, paired with exploratory learning and play.

Thu, Feb 16, 10:30am - 11:00am
Superior - Meeting Room
Learn a variety of preschool readiness skills, from ABCs to kindness, at this fast-paced storytime filled with music, movement, fingerplays, and books paired with exploratory learning and play.

Thu, Feb 16, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Board Room
Participants contribute to the library by sharing resources. For more information call 734-879-1316.

Thu, Feb 16, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Youth Area ,Whittaker Triangular Bay
Calling all homeschoolers and anyone that feels at home in the Library! Connect with other families while engaging in themed activities each week inspired by a nonfiction or picture book.

Thu, Feb 16, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual
Learn to create and deliver a presentation, add graphics and multimedia, and share and collaborate on a presentation.

Canceled
Thu, Feb 16, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker
Use our dominoes to create chains you can topple, test, and then rebuild. Build STEM skills through problem solving and design while you play.

Thu, Feb 16, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Superior - Study Room 1
Reading to a Therapaws dog helps children develop confidence and become better readers.

Thu, Feb 16, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room
Drop in and use our tiny robots to learn STEM skills through play.

Thu, Feb 16, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Animal Adventurers is for kids who love animals and want to learn more about them!  

Thu, Feb 16, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Join us for an active expression of storytime through yoga and movement, then wind down on a calm note, readying your family for a relaxing and easy bedtime. All ages welcome.

Thu, Feb 16, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Whittaker - Community Room
Join us for creative projects fit for adult craft enthusiasts. Ages 18+

Fri, Feb 17, All day
Virtual
Celebrate Black History Month by competing in an online trivia contest.

Fri, Feb 17, All day
Virtual
Predict the winners for the 2023 Academy and Razzie Awards and win a movie prize pack.

Fri, Feb 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Engage with other caregivers of new babies while learning tips and tricks for young infant play! Every week we will read stories, create a take-home activity, and connect with others.

Fri, Feb 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Meet other parents and caregivers in a safe play space for pre-walkers. Make an interactive sensory toy to take home for more play. Attend Friday or Saturday for the same take-home activity.

Sat, Feb 18, All day
Virtual
Celebrate Black History Month by competing in an online trivia contest.

Sat, Feb 18, All day
Virtual
Predict the winners for the 2023 Academy and Razzie Awards and win a movie prize pack.

Sat, Feb 18, 10:15am - 12:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 2
Join us for D&D with an experienced DM, an adventurous storyline, and pre-generated characters.

Sat, Feb 18, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Virtual
Explore more advanced features of Google Sheets including: using formulas and functions, sorting, filtering and linking data, and defining a print area.

Sat, Feb 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Meet other parents and caregivers in a safe play space for pre-walkers. Make an interactive sensory toy to take home for more play. Attend Friday or Saturday for the same take-home activity.

Sat, Feb 18, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Virtual
Explore how all of us as writers can inspire change and make a difference in our communities and our world through our creative expression. We'll use African American women's poetry as inspiration.

Sat, Feb 18, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
Get organized! Learn the basics for setting up and using Google Calendar.

Sat, Feb 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Whittaker - Community Room
Learn why things go KA-BOOM! Mixing physics and chemistry to get some loud, flashy effects.

Sun, Feb 19, All day
Virtual
Celebrate Black History Month by competing in an online trivia contest.

Sun, Feb 19, All day
Virtual
Predict the winners for the 2023 Academy and Razzie Awards and win a movie prize pack.

Sun, Feb 19, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Join artist Lidia Kaku to learn to drawing faces and get tips to improve your drawings. All supplies provided. Ages 10-18.

Mon, Feb 20, All day
Virtual
Celebrate Black History Month by competing in an online trivia contest.

Mon, Feb 20, All day
Virtual
Predict the winners for the 2023 Academy and Razzie Awards and win a movie prize pack.

Mon, Feb 20, 11:30am - 1:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Learn to format, select, copy, paste, and edit text. Also, learn to share and collaborate on a document.

Mon, Feb 20, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Bring homework and get help in all subjects or have fun reading and writing! Students can join any time during the year. A parent or guardian must complete paperwork on or before student’s first day.Register

Mon, Feb 20, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 2
This group meets weekly to focus on the homeless crisis in our community. We will have discussions, readings, and activities to raise awareness of the complexities of living without stable housing.

Tue, Feb 21, All day
Virtual
Celebrate Black History Month by competing in an online trivia contest.

Tue, Feb 21, All day
Virtual
Predict the winners for the 2023 Academy and Razzie Awards and win a movie prize pack.

Tue, Feb 21, 9:30am - 3:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room,Michigan Ave Room 2
AARP TaxAide program is targeted at low and moderate income taxpayers and especially targets those over 50 years old. Call 734-482-4110, x2411 or x2421 to make an appointment or for more information. 

Tue, Feb 21, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual
Join fitness instructor Jerry Powell each week for a mid-day workout. Designed for ages 55 & up, but open to all adults who would enjoy a gentler workout. Registration Required.

Tue, Feb 21, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Superior - Meeting Room
English as a Second Language (ESL) community tutoring is a place to practice English language skills in an informal, relaxed setting.

Tue, Feb 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual
Explore more advanced features of Google Docs including: headers and footers, tabs and indents, inserting breaks (page, section, and column), finding and replacing text, and voice typing.

Tue, Feb 21, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room,Whittaker Youth Area
This after school reading club is for fans of graphic novels. Listen to the book read aloud, then discuss while making art.

Tue, Feb 21, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Gain volunteer hours and contribute to teen programming/services by joining TAG monthly meetings.

Tue, Feb 21, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 1
Meet with other yarnies and share your projects and ideas every Tuesday. Open to all, any handcraft welcome! 

Tue, Feb 21, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
Learn to apply functions, filter data, create charts, and print worksheets.

Tue, Feb 21, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Virtual
Learn the basics of using an air fryer.

Tue, Feb 21, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Are you fascinated by paranormal phenomena? Join the YDL's Paranormal Club where we'll explore and discuss bizarre phenomena that's confounded mankind.

Wed, Feb 22, All day
Virtual
Celebrate Black History Month by competing in an online trivia contest.

Wed, Feb 22, All day
Virtual
Predict the winners for the 2023 Academy and Razzie Awards and win a movie prize pack.

Wed, Feb 22, 9:30am - 3:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room,Michigan Ave Room 2
AARP TaxAide program is targeted at low and moderate income taxpayers and especially targets those over 50 years old. Call 734-482-4110, x2411 or x2421 to make an appointment or for more information. 

Wed, Feb 22, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 1
Join Washtenaw Literacy's ESL book club for intermediate to advanced readers. Members of the group will meet once a week. To register, contact Washtenaw Literacy at (734) 337-3338.

Wed, Feb 22, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Superior - Study Room 1
Search for information about your African American ancestors or learn more about the human side of America’s slaveholding past. Sign up for a one-on-one genealogy session with Jean Winborn.
This event is full

Wed, Feb 22, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Virtual
Calling all mystery lovers! Check out a new mystery title each month.

Wed, Feb 22, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Drop in and learn chess at the library with Jenny Skidmore Smith. All skill levels are welcome, but instruction will target beginners up to USCF 1500. Designed for youth ages 8-13 and their families.

Thu, Feb 23, All day
Virtual
Celebrate Black History Month by competing in an online trivia contest.

Thu, Feb 23, All day
Virtual
Predict the winners for the 2023 Academy and Razzie Awards and win a movie prize pack.

Thu, Feb 23, 9:00am - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Community Room
AARP TaxAide program is targeted at low and moderate income taxpayers and especially targets those over 50 years old. Call 734-482-4110, x2411 or x2421 to make an appointment.

Thu, Feb 23, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Youth Area ,Whittaker Triangular Bay
Calling all homeschoolers and anyone that feels at home in the Library! Connect with other families while engaging in themed activities each week inspired by a nonfiction or picture book.

Thu, Feb 23, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room
Drop in and use our tiny robots to learn STEM skills through play.

Thu, Feb 23, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Animal Adventurers is for kids who love animals and want to learn more about them!  

Thu, Feb 23, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Tweens in grades 5th-7th are invited to gather for games, activities, and time to hang out with friends

Thu, Feb 23, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 2
Reading to a Therapaws dog helps children develop confidence and become better readers. Sign up for a 10-minute slot with Moon. REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Email mitchell@ypsilibrary.org

Thu, Feb 23, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
Learn how to create and add graphics and multimedia to a presentation. Basic PC, keyboard, and mouse skills required. Register online or call (734) 482-4110 ext. 2411.

Fri, Feb 24, All day
Virtual
Celebrate Black History Month by competing in an online trivia contest.

Fri, Feb 24, All day
Virtual
Predict the winners for the 2023 Academy and Razzie Awards and win a movie prize pack.

Fri, Feb 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Littles ones can get some winter energy out while parents and caregivers chat nearby.

Fri, Feb 24, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Join us for a lighthearted afternoon working on a craft project where the goals are to engage your mind, connect with others, and build new brain neurons playing with a new technique. Ages 55+.
This event is full

Sat, Feb 25, All day
Virtual
Celebrate Black History Month by competing in an online trivia contest.

Sat, Feb 25, All day
Virtual
Predict the winners for the 2023 Academy and Razzie Awards and win a movie prize pack.

Sat, Feb 25, 10:00am - 11:30am
Virtual
Explore everyday approaches to self-care and see how taking care of oneself is a story worth writing.

Sat, Feb 25, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Jam and trade licks with other like-minded folks on the world's most popular instrument!

Sat, Feb 25, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
Learn how to perform simple data analysis using Excel’s PivotTable feature.

Sat, Feb 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Our bilingual storytimes return! This month we’ll have stories and songs in Spanish with an English translation followed by art and sensory activities. All are welcome.

Sat, Feb 25, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Watch anime with other fans, chat about what you watch, and use our drawing supplies to sketch.

Sat, Feb 25, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room
Meet up to watch and discuss anime, create art, eat snacks, and play games.

Sat, Feb 25, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Whittaker - Community Room Display
The Great Migration transformed America's cultural landscape, impacting cities and towns across the nation, including Detroit and Washtenaw County.

Sat, Feb 25, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
Explore Google Drive's interface and learn how to create, view, upload/download, organize, modify, share, and remove files/folders.

Sat, Feb 25, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Join us for a paint club and paint for an hour! Paints, brushes, and other materials will be provided. Please wear clothing suitable for getting messy. Painting aprons available.
This event is full

Sun, Feb 26, All day
Virtual
Celebrate Black History Month by competing in an online trivia contest.

Sun, Feb 26, All day
Virtual
Predict the winners for the 2023 Academy and Razzie Awards and win a movie prize pack.

Sun, Feb 26, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Whittaker - Community Room
A hybrid event, we will view video of Dr. Carol Anderson discussing "The Second: Race & Guns in a Fatally Unequal America." Local storyteller and peace activist La'Ron Williams will lead discussion.

Mon, Feb 27, All day
Virtual
Celebrate Black History Month by competing in an online trivia contest.

Mon, Feb 27, All day
Virtual
Predict the winners for the 2023 Academy and Razzie Awards and win a movie prize pack.

Mon, Feb 27, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Bring homework and get help in all subjects or have fun reading and writing! Students can join any time during the year. A parent or guardian must complete paperwork on or before student’s first day.Register

Mon, Feb 27, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 2
This group meets weekly to focus on the homeless crisis in our community. We will have discussions, readings, and activities to raise awareness of the complexities of living without stable housing.

Tue, Feb 28, All day
Virtual
Celebrate Black History Month by competing in an online trivia contest.

Tue, Feb 28, All day
Virtual
Predict the winners for the 2023 Academy and Razzie Awards and win a movie prize pack.

Tue, Feb 28, 9:30am - 3:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room,Michigan Ave Room 2
AARP TaxAide program is targeted at low and moderate income taxpayers and especially targets those over 50 years old. Call 734-482-4110, x2411 or x2421 to make an appointment or for more information. 

Tue, Feb 28, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual
Join fitness instructor Jerry Powell each week for a mid-day workout. Designed for ages 55 & up, but open to all adults who would enjoy a gentler workout. Registration Required.

Tue, Feb 28, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Superior - Meeting Room
English as a Second Language (ESL) community tutoring is a place to practice English language skills in an informal, relaxed setting.

Tue, Feb 28, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Looking for ways to help the community and earn volunteer hours? Join TAG and meet twice each month to help the library best serve Ypsi teens. Teens in grades 8-12 can apply online!

Tue, Feb 28, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room,Whittaker Youth Area
This after school reading club is for fans of graphic novels. Listen to the book read aloud, then discuss while making art.

Tue, Feb 28, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 1
Looking for ways to help the community and earn volunteer hours? Join TAG and meet twice each month to help the library best serve Ypsi teens! Teens in grades 8-12 can apply online.

Tue, Feb 28, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 1
Meet with other yarnies and share your projects and ideas every Tuesday. Open to all, any handcraft welcome! 

Tue, Feb 28, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Virtual
Join us for lively discussions of books by African American Authors.

Wed, Mar 01, All day
Virtual
Predict the winners for the 2023 Academy and Razzie Awards and win a movie prize pack.

Wed, Mar 01, All day
Virtual
Have your writing reviewed by an YpsiWrites consultant. Get feedback on your writing and strategies for development and revision. Find help with any type of writing!

Wed, Mar 01, 9:30am - 3:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room,Michigan Ave Room 2
AARP TaxAide program is targeted at low and moderate income taxpayers and especially targets those over 50 years old. Call 734-482-4110, x2411 or x2421 to make an appointment or for more information. 

Wed, Mar 01, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 1
Join Washtenaw Literacy's ESL book club for intermediate to advanced readers. Members of the group will meet once a week. To register, contact Washtenaw Literacy at (734) 337-3338.

Wed, Mar 01, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
Learn how to send and retrieve messages, add attachments, create and manage labels and filters, add contacts, and manage junk email.

Wed, Mar 01, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Drop in and learn chess at the library with Jenny Skidmore Smith. All skill levels are welcome, but instruction will target beginners up to USCF 1500. Designed for youth ages 8-13 and their families.

Thu, Mar 02, All day
Virtual
Predict the winners for the 2023 Academy and Razzie Awards and win a movie prize pack.

Thu, Mar 02, 9:00am - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Community Room
AARP TaxAide program is targeted at low and moderate income taxpayers and especially targets those over 50 years old. Call 734-482-4110, x2411 or x2421 to make an appointment.

Thu, Mar 02, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Room 1C
Join us once a month for interesting discussions of a variety of books.

Thu, Mar 02, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay,Whittaker Youth Area
Calling all homeschoolers and anyone that feels at home in the Library!

Thu, Mar 02, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Animal Adventurers is for kids who love animals and want to learn more about them!  

Thu, Mar 02, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 2
Join us for a monthly discussion of a shared book and enjoy a snack. REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Email mitchell@ypsilibrary.org

Thu, Mar 02, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
Explore Google Drive's interface and learn how to create, view, upload/download, organize, modify, share, and remove files/folders.

Fri, Mar 03, All day
Virtual
Predict the winners for the 2023 Academy and Razzie Awards and win a movie prize pack.

Sat, Mar 04, All day
Virtual
Predict the winners for the 2023 Academy and Razzie Awards and win a movie prize pack.

Sat, Mar 04, 10:15am - 12:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 2
Join us for D&D with an experienced DM, an adventurous storyline, and pre-generated characters. One-shot with an overarching storyline. For ages 12 -18.

Sat, Mar 04, 11:00am - 12:15pm
Virtual
Learn how to make writing a short, daily practice and how to carve out space for yourself.

Sat, Mar 04, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Community Room,Whittaker Triangular Bay
Get information from representatives of local schools, enjoy hands-on activities for little ones, and take home a free book and tote bag.

Sat, Mar 04, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Help us plant the seeds that will eventually grow in our Superior Learning Garden and kick-off our seed library. Dress to get your hands dirty!

Sat, Mar 04, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Youth Area,Michigan Ave Program Room
Spring begins this month. Join us to make flowery spring slime and play spring bingo.

Sat, Mar 04, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Whittaker - Community Room
Make and sample a variety of teas from around the world--boba tea, masala chai, matcha, butterfly pea flower tea, and more. Plus try a variety of fancy finger foods.

Sun, Mar 05, All day
Virtual
Predict the winners for the 2023 Academy and Razzie Awards and win a movie prize pack.

Mon, Mar 06, All day
Virtual
Predict the winners for the 2023 Academy and Razzie Awards and win a movie prize pack.

Mon, Mar 06, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Bring homework and get help in all subjects or have fun reading and writing! Students can join any time during the year. A parent or guardian must complete paperwork on or before student’s first day.Register

Mon, Mar 06, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room
Early literacy fun for kids just starting to read Early Reader books.

Tue, Mar 07, All day
Virtual
Predict the winners for the 2023 Academy and Razzie Awards and win a movie prize pack.

Tue, Mar 07, 9:30am - 3:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room,Michigan Ave Room 2
AARP TaxAide program is targeted at low and moderate income taxpayers and especially targets those over 50 years old. Call 734-482-4110, x2411 or x2421 to make an appointment or for more information. 

Tue, Mar 07, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Superior - Meeting Room
English as a Second Language (ESL) community tutoring is a place to practice English language skills in an informal, relaxed setting.

Tue, Mar 07, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual
Learn to enter and edit data, format cells, and create simple formulas. Also, learn to share and collaborate on a spreadsheet.

Tue, Mar 07, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room,Whittaker Youth Area
This after school reading club is for fans of graphic novels. Listen to the book read aloud, then discuss while making art.

Tue, Mar 07, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Transparent image collage (2/7/23) Customized votive candles  (3/7/23) Sashiko clothing Repair (4/4/23). Reverse Tie-dye (5/2/23)

Tue, Mar 07, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 1
Meet with other yarnies and share your projects and ideas every Tuesday. Open to all, any handcraft welcome! 

Wed, Mar 08, All day
Virtual
Predict the winners for the 2023 Academy and Razzie Awards and win a movie prize pack.

Wed, Mar 08, 9:30am - 3:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room,Michigan Ave Room 2
AARP TaxAide program is targeted at low and moderate income taxpayers and especially targets those over 50 years old. Call 734-482-4110, x2411 or x2421 to make an appointment or for more information. 

Wed, Mar 08, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
A basic introduction to spreadsheets. Learn to enter and edit data, select cell ranges, format cells, use the fill handle, and create simple formulas.

Wed, Mar 08, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 1
Join Washtenaw Literacy's ESL book club for intermediate to advanced readers. Members of the group will meet once a week. To register, contact Washtenaw Literacy at (734) 337-3338.

Wed, Mar 08, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Drop in and learn chess at the library with Jenny Skidmore Smith. All skill levels are welcome, but instruction will target beginners up to USCF 1500. Designed for youth ages 8-13 and their families.

Wed, Mar 08, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Whittaker - Community Room
Movie series showing the best, worst, and forgotten movies of an actor, decade, year, or topic.

Wed, Mar 08, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Join us for a collage experience. We'll have old library books, maps, calendars, papers, and random things to Mod-Podge onto canvas board. Feel free to BYO photos or images to work with, too.

Thu, Mar 09, All day
Virtual
Predict the winners for the 2023 Academy and Razzie Awards and win a movie prize pack.

Thu, Mar 09, 9:00am - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Community Room
AARP TaxAide program is targeted at low and moderate income taxpayers and especially targets those over 50 years old. Call 734-482-4110, x2411 or x2421 to make an appointment.

Thu, Mar 09, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay,Whittaker Youth Area
Calling all homeschoolers and anyone that feels at home in the Library!

Thu, Mar 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual
Learn to format, select, copy, paste, and edit text. Also, learn to share and collaborate on a document.

Thu, Mar 09, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Tweens in grades 5th-7th are invited to gather for games, activities, and time to hang out with friends

Thu, Mar 09, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 2
Reading to a Therapaws dog helps children develop confidence and become better readers. Sign up for a 10-minute slot with Moon. REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Email mitchell@ypsilibrary.org.