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Emergent Readers Book Club

Ages 5-7

2023-05-01 16:30:00 2023-05-01 17:30:00 America/New_York Emergent Readers Book Club Early literacy fun for kids just starting to read Early Reader books. Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room

Monday, May 01
4:30pm - 5:30pm

Add to Calendar 2023-05-01 16:30:00 2023-05-01 17:30:00 America/New_York Emergent Readers Book Club Early literacy fun for kids just starting to read Early Reader books. Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room

Whittaker

Whittaker Story Time Room

Early literacy fun for kids just starting to read Early Reader books.

Join Ms. Marlena for a read aloud followed by games and activities to help bring the book to life and build reading skills for kids just starting to learn to read. 

AGE GROUP: | Little Ones | Kids and Parents |

EVENT TYPE: | Book Lovers | Book Group |

TAGS: | |

Whittaker

Phone: (734) 482-4110

Hours
Mon, Mar 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Mar 21 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Mar 22 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Mar 23 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Mar 24 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Mar 25 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Mar 26 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

Our largest branch on Whittaker Road, near the roundabout, has 5 meeting rooms, including our large Community Room.

Upcoming events

Thu, Mar 23, 9:00am - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Community Room
AARP TaxAide program is targeted at... more
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 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Learn colors, shapes, and numbers... more
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.

Thu, Mar 23, 10:30am - 11:15am
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Learn a variety of preschool... more
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, Mar 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Superior - Meeting Room
Learn a variety of preschool... more
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, Mar 23, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay,Whittaker Youth Area
Calling all homeschoolers and anyone... more
Calling all homeschoolers and anyone that feels at home in the Library!

Canceled
Thu, Mar 23, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker
Drop in and use our tiny robots to... more
Drop in and use our tiny robots to learn STEM skills through play.

Thu, Mar 23, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
We will learn about starting seeds... more
We will learn about starting seeds indoors (and at home) and tips and tricks for getting healthy seedlings. Participants will leave with seeds to plant and the knowledge to care for them!
Registration is now closed

Thu, Mar 23, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room
Use our Lego WeDo kits to build and... more
Use our Lego WeDo kits to build and program Legos, or free build. Learn STEM skills through play!

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

Thu, Mar 23, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Lobby
Get help on garden questions and... more
Get help on garden questions and problems from Advanced Master Gardener Carol Brodbeck.

Thu, Mar 23, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 2
Reading to a Therapaws dog helps... more
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, Mar 23, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Join us for an active expression of... more
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, Mar 23, 6:30pm - 7:25pm
Whittaker - Community Room
Learn about the benefits of a... more
Learn about the benefits of a plant-based diet.

Thu, Mar 23, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
Learn how to create and add graphics... more
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.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Mar 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Meet other parents and caregivers in... more
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.

Fri, Mar 24, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Join us for a lighthearted afternoon... more
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+.

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

Sat, Mar 25, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Virtual
Learn the basics for hosting a Zoom... more
Learn the basics for hosting a Zoom meeting from start to finish.

Sat, Mar 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave. Reading Room
Please join Representative Jimmie... more
Please join Representative Jimmie Wilson, Jr. (D), District 32, for Coffee Hour.  Rep. Wilson will share updates on legislation he is working on in Lansing and host a Q & A session with attendees. 
Register

Sat, Mar 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Meet other parents and caregivers in... more
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, Mar 25, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Lobby
Join us in the Lobby at... more
Join us in the Lobby at YDL-Whittaker for special discounts on books and other materials.

Sat, Mar 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Superior
Chat with Michigan House... more
Chat with Michigan House Representative Jason Morgan.

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

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

Sat, Mar 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Whittaker - Community Room
Edda Williams, creator of the "Black... more
Edda Williams, creator of the "Black Voices of Dignity" exhibit, will talk about why she created it and how it celebrates the many achievements of African Americans.

Sat, Mar 25, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
Learn how to add visual interest to... more
Learn how to add visual interest to your documents using tables, images, lists, and tabs.

Sat, Mar 25, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Join us for a paint club and paint... more
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 will be available.
This event is full

Mon, Mar 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Youth Area
Learning is fun at Jumpstart... more
Learning is fun at Jumpstart Kindergarten! Find an engaging blend of activities and stories designed to help prepare preschoolers for school success.

Mon, Mar 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Youth Area
Hear a short chapter or two of... more
Hear a short chapter or two of Maizy's Chen's Last Chance read aloud, then do a hands-on STEAM activity related to the book. Click the title to see daily activities.

Mon, Mar 27, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Youth Area
Are you bored at home? Join us for... more
Are you bored at home? Join us for different activities every day this Spring Break! Click the title to see daily activity details.

Mon, Mar 27, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Become a stylist of tiny food.

Mon, Mar 27, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Bring homework and get help in all... more
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 27, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 2
This group meets weekly to focus on... more
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, Mar 28, 9:30am - 3:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room,Michigan Ave Room 2
AARP TaxAide program is targeted at... more
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 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Learn a variety of preschool... more
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, Mar 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Superior - Meeting Room
Hear a book and learn fun songs... more
Hear a book and learn fun songs during a short lapsit storytime designed for pre-walkers.

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

Tue, Mar 28, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Youth Area
Hear a short chapter or two of... more
Hear a short chapter or two of Maizy's Chen's Last Chance read aloud, then do a hands-on STEAM activity related to the book. Click the title to see daily activities.

Tue, Mar 28, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual
Learn to create and deliver a... more
Learn to create and deliver a presentation, add graphics and multimedia, and share and collaborate on a presentation.

Tue, Mar 28, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Youth Area
Are you bored at home? Join us for... more
Are you bored at home? Join us for different activities every day this Spring Break! Click the title to see daily activity details.

Tue, Mar 28, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Meet different live animals such as... more
Meet different live animals such as bats, owls and arachnids to learn why they choose to work in the dark and how they are adapted for life at night. *No registration required, but space is limited.*

Tue, Mar 28, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 1
Looking for ways to help the... more
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, Mar 28, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Looking for ways to help the... more
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, Mar 28, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 1
Meet with other yarnies and share... more
Meet with other yarnies and share your projects and ideas every Tuesday. Open to all, any handcraft welcome! 

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

Wed, Mar 29, 9:30am - 3:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room,Michigan Ave Room 2
AARP TaxAide program is targeted at... more
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 29, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Learn a variety of preschool... more
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, Mar 29, 10:30am - 11:30am
Superior - Meeting Room
Learn colors, shapes, and numbers... more
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.

Wed, Mar 29, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Youth Area
A time for caregivers and kiddos to... more
A time for caregivers and kiddos to read, sing, play, and learn together! Space for wiggly toddlers and tummy-time babies will be available along with tips and tricks for extending learning at home.

Wed, Mar 29, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Youth Area
Hear a short chapter or two of... more
Hear a short chapter or two of Maizy's Chen's Last Chance read aloud, then do a hands-on STEAM activity related to the book. Click the title to see daily activities.

Wed, Mar 29, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Virtual
Calling all mystery lovers! Check... more
Calling all mystery lovers! Check out a new mystery title each month.

Wed, Mar 29, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
This class covers the browser... more
This class covers the browser toolbar and menu options, managing your favorite websites, and using search tools and techniques.

Wed, Mar 29, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Youth Area
Are you bored at home? Join us for... more
Are you bored at home? Join us for different activities every day this Spring Break! Click the title to see daily activity details.

Wed, Mar 29, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Superior - Meeting Room
We will create decorations for the... more
We will create decorations for the new Superior Learning Garden.

Wed, Mar 29, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Superior - Study Room 1
Free drop-in tutoring for adults in... more
Free drop-in tutoring for adults in reading, writing, and more.

Wed, Mar 29, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Superior - Superior Outside
Walking Wednesdays is an all-ages... more
Walking Wednesdays is an all-ages welcome walking group that aims to bridge intergenerational gaps. Meet friends who live nearby and enjoy a heart- and soul-healthy activity.

Thu, Mar 30, 9:00am - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Community Room
AARP TaxAide program is targeted at... more
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 30, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Learn colors, shapes, and numbers... more
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.

Thu, Mar 30, 10:30am - 11:15am
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Learn a variety of preschool... more
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, Mar 30, 10:30am - 11:30am
Superior - Meeting Room
Learn a variety of preschool... more
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, Mar 30, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Youth Area
Hear a short chapter or two of... more
Hear a short chapter or two of Maizy's Chen's Last Chance read aloud, then do a hands-on STEAM activity related to the book. Click the title to see daily activities.

Thu, Mar 30, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Are you bored at home? Join us for... more
Are you bored at home? Join us for different activities every day this Spring Break! Click the title to see daily activity details.

Thu, Mar 30, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Dan Romanchik (amateur radio call... more
Dan Romanchik (amateur radio call sign KB6NU) will share his love of amateur (ham) radio.

Thu, Mar 30, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Room 1C
Make a pledge to reduce consumption... more
Make a pledge to reduce consumption of meat, eggs, and dairy for 30-days by signing up on the VegMichigan website and receive a free bag of popular plant-based foods.
Register

Thu, Mar 30, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Join us for an active expression of... more
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, Mar 30, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
Learn the basics for creating... more
Learn the basics for creating greeting cards, flyers, and calendars including page layout and formatting text and images.

Fri, Mar 31, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Youth Area
Hear a short chapter or two of... more
Hear a short chapter or two of Maizy's Chen's Last Chance read aloud, then do a hands-on STEAM activity related to the book. Click the title to see daily activities.

Fri, Mar 31, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Are you bored at home? Join us for... more
Are you bored at home? Join us for different activities every day this Spring Break! Click the title to see daily activity details.

Fri, Mar 31, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Get SCRAPpy with Scrap Creative Reuse.

Sat, Apr 01, All day
Virtual
Have your writing reviewed by an... more
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!

Sat, Apr 01, 10:15am - 12:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 2
Join us for D&D with an experienced... more
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, Apr 01, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
Learn how to send and retrieve... more
Learn how to send and retrieve messages, add attachments, create and manage labels and filters, add contacts, and manage junk email.

Sat, Apr 01, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Create a representation of your... more
Create a representation of your family using your own photos and provided materials.

Sat, Apr 01, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
A basic introduction to... more
A basic introduction to spreadsheets. Learn to enter and edit data, select cell ranges, format cells, use the fill handle, and create simple formulas.

Sat, Apr 01, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Tie a fly fishing lure with experts... more
Tie a fly fishing lure with experts from Schultz Outfitters. This event is part of YDL's Intergenerational Series (55+ and youth/teens) aimed at bringing together older and younger community members.

Sat, Apr 01, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Michigan
Do you have what it takes to solve... more
Do you have what it takes to solve the puzzles and escape the library?

Mon, Apr 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Youth Area
Learning is fun at Jumpstart... more
Learning is fun at Jumpstart Kindergarten! Find an engaging blend of activities and stories designed to help prepare preschoolers for school success.

Mon, Apr 03, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Bring homework and get help in all... more
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, Apr 03, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room
Early literacy fun for kids just... more
Early literacy fun for kids just starting to read Early Reader books.

Mon, Apr 03, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 2
This group meets weekly to focus on... more
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, Apr 04, 9:30am - 3:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room,Michigan Ave Room 2
AARP TaxAide program is targeted at... more
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, Apr 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Learn a variety of preschool... more
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, Apr 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Superior - Meeting Room
Hear a book and learn fun songs... more
Hear a book and learn fun songs during a short lapsit storytime designed for pre-walkers.

Tue, Apr 04, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Youth Area
Learning is fun at Jumpstart... more
Learning is fun at Jumpstart Kindergarten! Find an engaging blend of activities and stories designed to help prepare preschoolers for school success.

Tue, Apr 04, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Superior - Meeting Room
English as a Second Language (ESL)... more
English as a Second Language (ESL) community tutoring is a place to practice English language skills in an informal, relaxed setting.

Tue, Apr 04, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual
Learn to format, select, copy,... more
Learn to format, select, copy, paste, and edit text. Also, learn to share and collaborate on a document.

Tue, Apr 04, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room,Whittaker Youth Area
This after-school reading club is... more
This after-school reading club is for fans of graphic novels. Listen to the book read aloud, then discuss while making art.

Tue, Apr 04, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Transparent image collage... more
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, Apr 04, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 1
Meet with other yarnies and share... more
Meet with other yarnies and share your projects and ideas every Tuesday. Open to all, any handcraft welcome! 

Wed, Apr 05, 9:30am - 3:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room,Michigan Ave Room 2
AARP TaxAide program is targeted at... more
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, Apr 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Learn a variety of preschool... more
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, Apr 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
Superior - Meeting Room
Learn colors, shapes, and numbers... more
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.

Wed, Apr 05, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Youth Area
A time for caregivers and kiddos to... more
A time for caregivers and kiddos to read, sing, play, and learn together! Space for wiggly toddlers and tummy-time babies will be available along with tips and tricks for extending learning at home.

Wed, Apr 05, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 1
Join Washtenaw Literacy's ESL book... more
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, Apr 05, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
Learn how to create and add graphics... more
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.

Wed, Apr 05, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Superior - Study Room 1
Free drop-in tutoring for adults in... more
Free drop-in tutoring for adults in reading, writing, and more.

Wed, Apr 05, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Drop in and learn chess at the... more
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, Apr 05, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Superior - Superior Outside
Walking Wednesdays is an all-ages... more
Walking Wednesdays is an all-ages welcome walking group that aims to bridge intergenerational gaps. Meet friends who live nearby and enjoy a heart- and soul-healthy activity.

Wed, Apr 05, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Animal Adventurers is for kids ages... more
Animal Adventurers is for kids ages 6-8 who love animals and want to learn more about them!

Wed, Apr 05, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Whittaker - Community Room
Movie series showing the best,... more
Movie series showing the best, worst, and forgotten movies of an actor, decade, year, or topic.

Thu, Apr 06, 9:00am - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Community Room
AARP TaxAide program is targeted at... more
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, Apr 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Learn colors, shapes, and numbers... more
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.

Thu, Apr 06, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Room 1C
Join us once a month for lively... more
Join us once a month for lively discussions of a variety of books.

Thu, Apr 06, 10:30am - 11:15am
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Learn a variety of preschool... more
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, Apr 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Superior - Meeting Room
Learn a variety of preschool... more
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, Apr 06, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual
Join fitness instructor Jerry Powell... more
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.

Thu, Apr 06, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay,Whittaker Youth Area
Calling all homeschoolers and anyone... more
Calling all homeschoolers and anyone that feels at home in the Library!

Thu, Apr 06, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Youth Area
Use our Lego WeDo kits to build and... more
Use our Lego WeDo kits to build and program Legos, or free build. Learn STEM skills through play!

Thu, Apr 06, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Join us for an active expression of... more
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, Apr 06, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 2
Join us for a monthly discussion of... more
Join us for a monthly discussion of a shared book and enjoy a snack. REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Email mitchell@ypsilibrary.org

Thu, Apr 06, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
Learn how to create, format, select,... more
Learn how to create, format, select, copy, paste, and edit text.

Thu, Apr 06, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Virtual
Come learn the basics of... more
Come learn the basics of franchising from Mark Cory – Owner & Franchise Placement Specialist, FranNet in this THURSDAY night virtual event.

Fri, Apr 07, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Library Plaza,Michigan Ave Program Room,Michigan Ave Teen Zone,Michigan Ave Youth Area
Join YDL staff for an all ages... more
Join YDL staff for an all ages family event during First Fridays! Families will enjoy books and stories, space to make art or craft together, and music and songs to get you excited for the weekend.

Sat, Apr 08, 10:00am - 11:15am
Superior - Meeting Room
YpsiWrites comes to YDL-Superior.Register

Sat, Apr 08, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Jam and trade licks with other... more
Jam and trade licks with other like-minded folks on the world's most popular instrument!

Sat, Apr 08, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room
Make percussion shakers with the... more
Make percussion shakers with the ScrapBox, then use them at a sing along storytime.

Sat, Apr 08, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Watch anime with other fans, chat... more
Watch anime with other fans, chat about what you watch, and use our drawing supplies to sketch.

Sat, Apr 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room,Whittaker Youth Area
Make the cream cheese wonton recipe... more
Make the cream cheese wonton recipe from Maizy Chen's Last Chance. Then eat!

Canceled
Sat, Apr 08, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Michigan
Join us as we investigate the... more
Join us as we investigate the concepts of construction through stories and activities. Open to youth and caregivers. Registration preferred so we can prepare enough materials.

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

Mon, Apr 10, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Bring homework and get help in all... more
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, Apr 10, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room
Early literacy fun for kids just... more
Early literacy fun for kids just starting to read Early Reader books.

Mon, Apr 10, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 2
This group meets weekly to focus on... more
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, Apr 11, 9:30am - 3:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room,Michigan Ave Room 2
AARP TaxAide program is targeted at... more
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, Apr 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Learn a variety of preschool... more
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, Apr 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Superior - Meeting Room
Hear a book and learn fun songs... more
Hear a book and learn fun songs during a short lapsit storytime designed for pre-walkers.

Tue, Apr 11, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Youth Area
Learning is fun at Jumpstart... more
Learning is fun at Jumpstart Kindergarten! Find an engaging blend of activities and stories designed to help prepare preschoolers for school success.

Tue, Apr 11, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Superior - Meeting Room
English as a Second Language (ESL)... more
English as a Second Language (ESL) community tutoring is a place to practice English language skills in an informal, relaxed setting.

Tue, Apr 11, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Virtual
Explore more advanced features of... more
Explore more advanced features of Google Docs: headers and footers, tabs and indents, inserting breaks (page, section, and column), finding and replacing text, and voice typing.

Tue, Apr 11, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 1
Looking for ways to help the... more
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, Apr 11, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Looking for ways to help the... more
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, Apr 11, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room,Whittaker Youth Area
This after-school reading club is... more
This after-school reading club is for fans of graphic novels. Listen to the book read aloud, then discuss while making art.

Tue, Apr 11, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 1
Meet with other yarnies and share... more
Meet with other yarnies and share your projects and ideas every Tuesday. Open to all, any handcraft welcome! 

Wed, Apr 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Learn a variety of preschool... more
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, Apr 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
Superior - Meeting Room
Learn colors, shapes, and numbers... more
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.

Wed, Apr 12, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
A time for caregivers and kiddos to... more
A time for caregivers and kiddos to read, sing, play, and learn together! Space for wiggly toddlers and tummy-time babies will be available along with tips and tricks for extending learning at home.

Wed, Apr 12, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 1
Join Washtenaw Literacy's ESL book... more
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, Apr 12, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
Learn the basics for creating... more
Learn the basics for creating greeting cards, flyers, and calendars including page layout and formatting text and images.

Wed, Apr 12, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Superior - Study Room 1
Free drop-in tutoring for adults in... more
Free drop-in tutoring for adults in reading, writing, and more.

Wed, Apr 12, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Drop in and learn chess at the... more
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, Apr 12, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Superior - Superior Outside
Walking Wednesdays is an all-ages... more
Walking Wednesdays is an all-ages welcome walking group that aims to bridge intergenerational gaps. Meet friends who live nearby and enjoy a heart- and soul-healthy activity.

Wed, Apr 12, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Animal Adventurers is for kids ages... more
Animal Adventurers is for kids ages 6-8 who love animals and want to learn more about them!

Wed, Apr 12, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
In honor of Earth Day, join us to... more
In honor of Earth Day, join us to make your own art project using plastic lids.

Thu, Apr 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Learn colors, shapes, and numbers... more
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.

Thu, Apr 13, 10:30am - 11:15am
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Learn a variety of preschool... more
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, Apr 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Superior - Meeting Room
Learn a variety of preschool... more
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, Apr 13, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual
Join fitness instructor Jerry Powell... more
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.

Thu, Apr 13, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay,Whittaker Youth Area
Calling all homeschoolers and anyone... more
Calling all homeschoolers and anyone that feels at home in the Library!

Thu, Apr 13, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Youth Area
Use our Lego WeDo kits to build and... more
Use our Lego WeDo kits to build and program Legos, or free build. Learn STEM skills through play!

Thu, Apr 13, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Tweens in grades 5-7 are invited to... more
Tweens in grades 5-7 are invited to gather for games, activities, and time to hang out with friends

Thu, Apr 13, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 2
Reading to a Therapaws dog helps... more
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, Apr 13, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Join us for an active expression of... more
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, Apr 13, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Whittaker - Community Room
Learn which estate plan will work... more
Learn which estate plan will work best for you.

Thu, Apr 13, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
Learn how to add visual interest to... more
Learn how to add visual interest to your documents using tables, images, lists, and tabs.

Fri, Apr 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Whittaker - Community Room
Hear a story, investigate mammal... more
Hear a story, investigate mammal characteristics, and meet two live mammals up close as we discover more about these marvelous mammals! Presented by Leslie Science and Nature Center.

Sat, Apr 15, 10:15am - 12:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 2
Join us for D&D with an experienced... more
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, Apr 15, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Virtual
Learn to create and deliver a... more
Learn to create and deliver a presentation, add graphics and multimedia, and share and collaborate on a presentation.

Sat, Apr 15, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Virtual
Washtenaw African American... more
Washtenaw African American Genealogical Society (WAAGS) helps those interested in African American Genealogy Research.

Sat, Apr 15, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room,Michigan Ave Youth Area
Storytime, play time, and art time... more
Storytime, play time, and art time all in one! All ages will enjoy playing, reading, singing, and learning together.

Sat, Apr 15, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room
Drop in to play video games with... more
Drop in to play video games with friends. We'll hook up the Wii, but feel free to bring your own handheld game console as well. Chat with others; share expertise! Snacks provided. Ages 10-16.

Sat, Apr 15, 1:00pm - 2:15pm
Virtual
Celebrate National Poetry Month with... more
Celebrate National Poetry Month with YpsiWrites at this beginner-level poetry workshop.

Sat, Apr 15, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
Learn to apply functions, filter... more
Learn to apply functions, filter data, create charts, and print worksheets.

Sat, Apr 15, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Get SCRAPpy making our knitting... more
Get SCRAPpy making our knitting needle wind chime craft! Join SCRAP Creative Reuse for a fun hands-on experience that gives new life to unique materials.

Sat, Apr 15, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Whittaker - Community Room
Celebrate the end of this year's... more
Celebrate the end of this year's Family Read with a virtual visit by award-winning author Lisa Yee and a conversation led by our tween book group, followed by art project and snacks.

Sun, Apr 16, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Whittaker - Community Room
Learn the basics of vegetable... more
Learn the basics of vegetable gardening from Advanced Master Gardener Carol Brodbeck.

Mon, Apr 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Youth Area
Learning is fun at Jumpstart... more
Learning is fun at Jumpstart Kindergarten! Find an engaging blend of activities and stories designed to help prepare preschoolers for school success.

Mon, Apr 17, 11:30am - 1:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Explore Google Drive's interface and... more
Explore Google Drive's interface and learn how to create, view, upload/download, organize, modify, share, and remove files/folders.

Mon, Apr 17, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Bring homework and get help in all... more
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, Apr 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room
Early literacy fun for kids just... more
Early literacy fun for kids just starting to read Early Reader books.

Mon, Apr 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 2
This group meets weekly to focus on... more
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, Apr 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Learn a variety of preschool... more
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, Apr 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Superior - Meeting Room
Hear a book and learn fun songs... more
Hear a book and learn fun songs during a short lapsit storytime designed for pre-walkers.

Tue, Apr 18, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Youth Area
Learning is fun at Jumpstart... more
Learning is fun at Jumpstart Kindergarten! Find an engaging blend of activities and stories designed to help prepare preschoolers for school success.

Tue, Apr 18, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Superior - Meeting Room
English as a Second Language (ESL)... more
English as a Second Language (ESL) community tutoring is a place to practice English language skills in an informal, relaxed setting.

Tue, Apr 18, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Get crafty at the library and make... more
Get crafty at the library and make your own marbled trinket dish to take home! Snacks and supplies will be provided. 

Tue, Apr 18, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room,Whittaker Youth Area
This after-school reading club is... more
This after-school reading club is for fans of graphic novels. Listen to the book read aloud, then discuss while making art.

Tue, Apr 18, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Gain volunteer hours and contribute... more
Gain volunteer hours and contribute to teen programming/services by joining TAG monthly meetings.

Tue, Apr 18, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 1
Meet with other yarnies and share... more
Meet with other yarnies and share your projects and ideas every Tuesday. Open to all, any handcraft welcome! 

Tue, Apr 18, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Meet up for experiencers, believers,... more
Meet up for experiencers, believers, and skeptics to chat about weird and unusual phenomenon!

Tue, Apr 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
Get organized! Learn the basics for... more
Get organized! Learn the basics for setting up and using Google Calendar.

Wed, Apr 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Learn a variety of preschool... more
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, Apr 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Superior - Meeting Room
Learn colors, shapes, and numbers... more
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.

Wed, Apr 19, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
A time for caregivers and kiddos to... more
A time for caregivers and kiddos to read, sing, play, and learn together! Space for wiggly toddlers and tummy-time babies will be available along with tips and tricks for extending learning at home.

Wed, Apr 19, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 1
Join Washtenaw Literacy's ESL book... more
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, Apr 19, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Explore the YDL website and gain... more
Explore the YDL website and gain insight into the databases and streaming services YDL has available.

Wed, Apr 19, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Superior - Study Room 1
Free drop-in tutoring for adults in... more
Free drop-in tutoring for adults in reading, writing, and more.

Wed, Apr 19, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Drop in and learn chess at the... more
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, Apr 19, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Superior - Superior Outside
Walking Wednesdays is an all-ages... more
Walking Wednesdays is an all-ages welcome walking group that aims to bridge intergenerational gaps. Meet friends who live nearby and enjoy a heart- and soul-healthy activity.

Wed, Apr 19, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Animal Adventurers is for kids ages... more
Animal Adventurers is for kids ages 6-8 who love animals and want to learn more about them!

Wed, Apr 19, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 2
Join us for a monthly discussion of... more
Join us for a monthly discussion of a shared book and enjoy a snack. REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Email mitchell@ypsilibrary.org

Wed, Apr 19, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Virtual
Learn about essential tools of... more
Learn about essential tools of digital marketing.

Thu, Apr 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Learn colors, shapes, and numbers... more
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.

Thu, Apr 20, 10:30am - 11:15am
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Learn a variety of preschool... more
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, Apr 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Superior - Meeting Room
Learn a variety of preschool... more
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, Apr 20, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Board Room
Participants contribute to the... more
Participants contribute to the library by sharing resources. For more information call 734-879-1316.

Thu, Apr 20, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay,Whittaker Youth Area
Calling all homeschoolers and anyone... more
Calling all homeschoolers and anyone that feels at home in the Library!

Thu, Apr 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Superior - Study Room 1
Reading to a Therapaws dog helps... more
Reading to a Therapaws dog helps children develop confidence and become better readers.

Thu, Apr 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Youth Area
Use our Lego WeDo kits to build and... more
Use our Lego WeDo kits to build and program Legos, or free build. Learn STEM skills through play!

Thu, Apr 20, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Join us for an active expression of... more
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, Apr 20, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Room 1
This monthly book group will read... more
This monthly book group will read through literature written by queer-identifying writers of diverse backgrounds.  Books include fiction, poetry, and graphic novel selections. Registration required.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Apr 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Whittaker - Community Room
Join us for creative projects fit... more
Join us for creative projects fit for adult craft enthusiasts. Ages 18+.

Thu, Apr 20, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
Learn the parts and proper use of... more
Learn the parts and proper use of the computer and Windows basics including opening/closing applications and managing files/folders.

Fri, Apr 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room
Explore different themed sensory and... more
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, Apr 22, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Parking Lot
Celebrate Earth Day by recycling... more
Celebrate Earth Day by recycling your unwanted electronics.

Sat, Apr 22, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Jam and trade licks with other... more
Jam and trade licks with other like-minded folks on the world's most popular instrument!

Sat, Apr 22, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Virtual
Learn to enter and edit data, format... more
Learn to enter and edit data, format cells, and create simple formulas. Also, learn to share and collaborate on a spreadsheet.

Sat, Apr 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room
Explore different themed sensory and... more
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, Apr 22, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Watch anime with other fans, chat... more
Watch anime with other fans, chat about what you watch, and use our drawing supplies to sketch.

Sat, Apr 22, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave. Reading Room
Local poets Leslie McGraw and... more
Local poets Leslie McGraw and Desirae Simmons will host a reading of poetry revolving around Earth Day. There will be time after our main speakers for Open Mic crowd participation.

Sat, Apr 22, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Whittaker - Community Room
Only for the curious! Visit with... more
Only for the curious! Visit with University of Michigan scientists and participate in engaging, hands-on activities to learn about their cutting-edge research.

Sat, Apr 22, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Join us for a paint club and paint... more
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 will be available.

Sat, Apr 22, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Program Room
Join library gardener Stephanie and... more
Join library gardener Stephanie and local master gardener Holly Preston to learn more about pollinators, their habitats, and how gardens can help the local pollinator population.