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Lunch, Listen, & Learn

Meet Up and Eat Up

2023-06-28 13:00:00 2023-06-28 14:00:00 America/New_York Lunch, Listen, & Learn Eat lunch and hear stories read aloud by your favorite storytime presenters. Free for youth 0-18 thanks to Food Gatherers and the Michigan Department of Education. Whittaker - Community Room

Wednesday, June 28
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-06-28 13:00:00 2023-06-28 14:00:00 America/New_York Lunch, Listen, & Learn Eat lunch and hear stories read aloud by your favorite storytime presenters. Free for youth 0-18 thanks to Food Gatherers and the Michigan Department of Education. Whittaker - Community Room

Whittaker

Community Room

Eat lunch and hear stories read aloud by your favorite storytime presenters. Free for youth 0-18 thanks to Food Gatherers and the Michigan Department of Education.

AGE GROUP: | Teens | Little Ones | Kids and Parents |

EVENT TYPE: | Other | Health & Wellness |

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Whittaker

Phone: (734) 482-4110

Hours
Mon, Oct 02 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Oct 03 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Oct 04 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Oct 05 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Oct 06 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Oct 07 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Oct 08 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.

**Please note**Attendance at Library events constitutes consent to be photographed for use in print and/or electronic publicity for the Ypsilanti District Library.

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Mon, Oct 02, All day
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Tue, Oct 03, All day
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Tue, Oct 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
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Tue, Oct 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
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Tue, Oct 03, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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Tue, Oct 03, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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Tue, Oct 03, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
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Tue, Oct 03, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
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Tue, Oct 03, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Tue, Oct 03, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
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Tue, Oct 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Wed, Oct 04, All day
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Wed, Oct 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
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Wed, Oct 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
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Wed, Oct 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
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Wed, Oct 04, 10:30am - 12:00pm
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Wed, Oct 04, 11:00am - 12:30pm
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Wed, Oct 04, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
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Wed, Oct 04, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
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Wed, Oct 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Thu, Oct 05, All day
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Thu, Oct 05, 10:30am - 12:00pm
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Thu, Oct 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
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Thu, Oct 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
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Thu, Oct 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
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Thu, Oct 05, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
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Thu, Oct 05, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Thu, Oct 05, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
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Fri, Oct 06, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Sat, Oct 07, All day
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Sat, Oct 07, 10:30am - 12:00pm
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Sat, Oct 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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Sat, Oct 07, 11:00am - 12:30pm
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Sat, Oct 07, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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Sat, Oct 07, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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Sat, Oct 07, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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Sat, Oct 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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Sun, Oct 08, All day
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Sun, Oct 08, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
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Sun, Oct 08, 2:00pm - 4:45pm
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Mon, Oct 09, All day
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Tue, Oct 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Mon, Oct 16, All day
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Virtual
Explore more advanced features of... more
Explore more advanced features of Google Sheets: using formulas and functions; sorting, filtering, and linking data; and defining a print area.

Tue, Oct 17, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Superior - Meeting Room
A fun introduction to theater and... more
A fun introduction to theater and improv comedy through games & activities
Register

Tue, Oct 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Spark East - 215 W. Michigan Ave
Join YDL & Ozone House on the first... more
Join YDL & Ozone House on the first and third Tuesdays of the month for a fun-filled book club featuring friends, snacks, free books that you get to keep, and a gift card raffle at each session!

Tue, Oct 17, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room
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, Oct 17, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
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, Oct 17, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Whittaker - Board Room
Monthly presentations, discussions,... more
Monthly presentations, discussions, and investigations into various confounding and mystifying phenomenon.

Tue, Oct 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Meditation is known to have many... more
Meditation is known to have many benefits for our health and wellbeing. Drop in and be guided in simple non-religious awareness practices, in the company of friends you may just have not yet met.

Wed, Oct 18, All day
Whittaker - Community Room
Designed to evoke and capture a... more
Designed to evoke and capture a sense of childhood fantasy, Broom's work is deeply rooted in fairy tales and mythology, taking the viewer on a journey through the entire spectrum of the rainbow.

Wed, Oct 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Hear a book and learn fun songs... more
Hear a book and learn fun songs during a short lap-sit storytime designed for pre-walkers. Then, stay to chat with other parents and caregivers while your little one plays. 

Wed, Oct 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Bridge Community Cafe - Back Room (Children's 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, Oct 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Superior - Meeting Room
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, then parents can stay and chat while kids play nearby.

Wed, Oct 18, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Room 1C
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, Oct 18, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual
Join yoga instructor Kaitlyn Johnson... more
Join yoga instructor Kaitlyn Johnson each week for a refreshing and gentle mid-day chair yoga session.

Wed, Oct 18, 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, Oct 18, 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 7-13 and their families.

Wed, Oct 18, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Whittaker - Board Room
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, Oct 18, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Virtual
Don't let your small business... more
Don't let your small business technology get hacked! We'll look at practical steps to reduce your risk of a hack such as a customer data breach.

Thu, Oct 19, All day
Whittaker - Community Room
Designed to evoke and capture a... more
Designed to evoke and capture a sense of childhood fantasy, Broom's work is deeply rooted in fairy tales and mythology, taking the viewer on a journey through the entire spectrum of the rainbow.

Thu, Oct 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
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.

Thu, Oct 19, 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, Oct 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Bridge Community Cafe - in the back area
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.

Thu, Oct 19, 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, Oct 19, 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! Connect with other families while engaging in themed activities each week inspired by a nonfiction or picture book.

Thu, Oct 19, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Youth Area
Kids and families: drop in and... more
Kids and families: drop in and practice creative problem solving as you design, build, and test constructions you will create with our STEM supplies.

Thu, Oct 19, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Superior - Study Room 1
Reading to a Therapaws dog helps... more
Reading to a Therapaws dog helps children develop confidence and become better readers. Sign up when you arrive at the Library for a 10-minute slot with Hugo.

Thu, Oct 19, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Build early learning skills and wind... more
Build early learning skills and wind down for bedtime with stories, songs and movement for the whole family.

Thu, Oct 19, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Superior - Meeting Room
A space to work on zines together,... more
A space to work on zines together, share techniques and ideas, and make zine friends. Basic art materials provided. Find out how you can contribute your own zine to YDL’s growing zine collection!

Thu, Oct 19, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
New venue Whittaker - Board Room
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, Oct 19, 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.

Fri, Oct 20, All day
Whittaker - Community Room
Designed to evoke and capture a... more
Designed to evoke and capture a sense of childhood fantasy, Broom's work is deeply rooted in fairy tales and mythology, taking the viewer on a journey through the entire spectrum of the rainbow.

Fri, Oct 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Lobby
Exercise and socialize with a... more
Exercise and socialize with a 30-minute walk along a path near the Whittaker Road Library. Questions? Call (734) 482-4110 x2411.

Fri, Oct 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
Superior - Meeting Room
For all levels. This class is done... more
For all levels. This class is done both seated in the chair and standing alongside the chair. We'll use slow, mindful movements to support brain health, muscle strength, balance, and flexibility.

Fri, Oct 20, 6:00pm - 7:55pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Come learn about cool STEM careers... more
Come learn about cool STEM careers you may have never heard about! Dinner and activities will also be incorporated in these TEEN ONLY after hours cafes!

Sat, Oct 21, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Virtual
Washtenaw African American... more
Washtenaw African American Genealogical Society (WAAGS) helps those interested in African American Genealogy Research.

Sat, Oct 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Don't sit still! Join us for an... more
Don't sit still! Join us for an active expression of story time with yoga and movement games.

Sat, Oct 21, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Virtual
Join YpsiWrites and our leaders,... more
Join YpsiWrites and our leaders, volunteers, and 2023 Writers of Ypsilanti to celebrate our fourth anniversary along with the National Day on Writing.
Register

Sat, Oct 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Hands-on science demonstrations with... more
Hands-on science demonstrations with local scientists. Make slime, crystallize a salt, make elephant toothpaste, and more!

Sat, Oct 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Ypsilanti Senior Center
A friendly chess meetup. Teens from... more
A friendly chess meetup. Teens from Mentor 2 Youth - and other teens are welcome - will match up with our local wise elders. As the chess motto goes, gens una sumus, or we are one family.

Sat, Oct 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Superior - Meeting Room
As an intergenerational program, we... more
As an intergenerational program, we welcome all participants ages 10 and up to share this learning experience together. Paloma will guide a 2-part workshop leading to a collective art display.

Sun, Oct 22, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Advanced Master Gardener Carol... more
Advanced Master Gardener Carol Brodbeck will demonstrate how to assemble 3 different plant displays: a tropical planter, a dish garden, and a terrarium.

Mon, Oct 23, 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, Oct 23, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Superior
Students in 3rd-5th grade: get... more
Students in 3rd-5th grade: get creative and stretch your writing muscles with this weekly, small-group writing program.

Mon, Oct 23, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Virtual
Learn about grief and the effects it... more
Learn about grief and the effects it has on one’s physical and emotional health.

Mon, Oct 23, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Learn embroidery with basic stitch... more
Learn embroidery with basic stitch instruction and ongoing projects. As an intergenerational program, we welcome all participants ages 10 & up to share this learning experience together.

Tue, Oct 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Learn a variety of... more
Learn a variety of preschool-readiness skills at fast-paced storytimes filled with music, movement, fingerplays, and books, paired with exploratory learning and play. We'll be outside on nice days!

Tue, Oct 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
Superior - Meeting Room
Hear a book and learn fun songs... more
Hear a book and learn fun songs during a short lap-sit storytime designed for pre-walkers. Then, stay to chat with other parents and caregivers while your little one plays. 

Tue, Oct 24, 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, Oct 24, 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, Oct 24, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Superior - Meeting Room
A fun introduction to theater and... more
A fun introduction to theater and improv comedy through games & activities
Register

Tue, Oct 24, 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, Oct 24, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room
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, Oct 24, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
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, Oct 24, 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.

Tue, Oct 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Meditation is known to have many... more
Meditation is known to have many benefits for our health and wellbeing. Drop in and be guided in simple non-religious awareness practices, in the company of friends you may just have not yet met.

Wed, Oct 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Hear a book and learn fun songs... more
Hear a book and learn fun songs during a short lap-sit storytime designed for pre-walkers. Then, stay to chat with other parents and caregivers while your little one plays. 

Wed, Oct 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Bridge Community Cafe - Back Room (Children's 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, Oct 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Superior - Meeting Room
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, then parents can stay and chat while kids play nearby.

Wed, Oct 25, 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.

Wed, Oct 25, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Room 1C
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, Oct 25, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual
Join yoga instructor Kaitlyn Johnson... more
Join yoga instructor Kaitlyn Johnson each week for a refreshing and gentle mid-day chair yoga session.

Wed, Oct 25, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Virtual
Calling all mystery lovers: Check... more
Calling all mystery lovers: Check out a new mystery title each month!

Wed, Oct 25, 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, Oct 25, 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, Oct 25, 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 7-13 and their families.

Thu, Oct 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
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.

Thu, Oct 26, 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, Oct 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Bridge Community Cafe - in the back area
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.

Thu, Oct 26, 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! Connect with other families while engaging in themed activities each week inspired by a nonfiction or picture book.

Thu, Oct 26, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Youth Area
Kids and families: drop in and... more
Kids and families: drop in and practice creative problem solving as you design, build, and test constructions you will create with our STEM supplies.

Thu, Oct 26, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room
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, Oct 26, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Build early learning skills and wind... more
Build early learning skills and wind down for bedtime with stories, songs and movement for the whole family.

Thu, Oct 26, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
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.

Fri, Oct 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Superior - Meeting Room
For all levels. This class is done... more
For all levels. This class is done both seated in the chair and standing alongside the chair. We'll use slow, mindful movements to support brain health, muscle strength, balance, and flexibility.

Fri, Oct 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room,Whittaker Youth Area
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.

Fri, Oct 27, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Michigan - Michigan Ave Library Plaza
Trick or treat in the Library Plaza... more
Trick or treat in the Library Plaza with the BooMobile, music, costume contest, sweet treats, and more! At 6:45 join us in a costume procession through downtown.

Sat, Oct 28, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Superior - Meeting 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, Oct 28, 10:30am - 12:30pm
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.

Sat, Oct 28, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Teen Area ,Whittaker Room 1C
Join us for an exciting D&D game... more
Join us for an exciting D&D game with fellow adventurers!

Sat, Oct 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room,Whittaker Youth Area
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, Oct 28, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Spark East Innovation Center
Beverly Jenkins, prolific author of... more
Beverly Jenkins, prolific author of over 30 African American historical romances, will be reading from her newest book, "A Christmas Blessing," Book 11 of The Blessing series.

Sat, Oct 28, 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 what manga you read at home, try some snacks you might see in anime episodes, and use our drawing supplies to sketch.

Sat, Oct 28, 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, Oct 28, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Riverside Arts Center
Always wanted to know how to do... more
Always wanted to know how to do weird and wild Halloween make-up? Come learn some tips and tricks on how to make yourself into a mermaid, a zombie, or even a bug!

Sat, Oct 28, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Build a giant dinosaur together.

Mon, Oct 30, 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, Oct 30, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Superior
Students in 3rd-5th grade: get... more
Students in 3rd-5th grade: get creative and stretch your writing muscles with this weekly, small-group writing program.

Mon, Oct 30, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Learn embroidery with basic stitch... more
Learn embroidery with basic stitch instruction and ongoing projects. As an intergenerational program, we welcome all participants ages 10 & up to share this learning experience together.

Tue, Oct 31, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Learn a variety of... more
Learn a variety of preschool-readiness skills at fast-paced storytimes filled with music, movement, fingerplays, and books, paired with exploratory learning and play. We'll be outside on nice days!

Tue, Oct 31, 10:30am - 11:30am
Superior - Meeting Room
Hear a book and learn fun songs... more
Hear a book and learn fun songs during a short lap-sit storytime designed for pre-walkers. Then, stay to chat with other parents and caregivers while your little one plays. 

Tue, Oct 31, 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, Oct 31, 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, Oct 31, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Story Time Room
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, Oct 31, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
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, Oct 31, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
Learn how to perform simple data... more
Learn how to perform simple data analysis using Excel’s PivotTable feature.

Tue, Oct 31, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Virtual
Join us for lively discussions of... more
Join us for lively discussions of books by African American Authors.

Tue, Oct 31, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Superior - Meeting Room
Meditation is known to have many... more
Meditation is known to have many benefits for our health and wellbeing. Drop in and be guided in simple non-religious awareness practices, in the company of friends you may just have not yet met.

Wed, Nov 01, 10:30am - 11:30am
Whittaker - Whittaker Triangular Bay
Hear a book and learn fun songs... more
Hear a book and learn fun songs during a short lap-sit storytime designed for pre-walkers. Then, stay to chat with other parents and caregivers while your little one plays. 

Wed, Nov 01, 10:30am - 11:30am
Bridge Community Cafe - Back Room (Children's 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, Nov 01, 10:30am - 11:30am
Superior - Meeting Room
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, then parents can stay and chat while kids play nearby.

Wed, Nov 01, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Whittaker - Computer Lab
Learn how to create, format, select,... more
Learn how to create, format, select, copy, paste, and edit text.

Wed, Nov 01, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Whittaker - Whittaker Room 1C
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, Nov 01, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Whittaker - Board Room
The FDA approved a drug that can... more
The FDA approved a drug that can slow the spread of Alzheimer's, making early detection more important than ever. This class will teach 10 warning signs that can help with early diagnosis.

Wed, Nov 01, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual
Join yoga instructor Kaitlyn Johnson... more
Join yoga instructor Kaitlyn Johnson each week for a refreshing and gentle mid-day chair yoga session.

Wed, Nov 01, 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, Nov 01, 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 7-13 and their families.

Wed, Nov 01, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Virtual
Learn about the fundamental steps... more
Learn about the fundamental steps and techniques you need to potentially obtain federal contracts.