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This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Crochet Pattern of the Month

All Day 4/1 - 4/30
Frenchtown – Dixie Branch
Library Branch: Frenchtown – Dixie Branch
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Come pick up our crochet pattern of the month to make an easy crochet project. Make at home or bring your projects to UFO night on the second Thursdays or to the Common Thread group that meets the first and third Thursday of the month....
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Newport Puzzle Pack

All Day 4/1 - 4/30
Newport Branch
Library Branch: Newport Branch
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Take and Make
Event Details:
Stop by the Newport Branch and pick up a Puzzle Pack. Fun for ALL ages! Various types of puzzles included. Each returned puzzle page is an entry into our monthly drawing....
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Puzzle Fun Pack

All Day 4/1 - 4/30
Frenchtown – Dixie Branch
Library Branch: Frenchtown – Dixie Branch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Take and Make
Event Details:

Pick up a packet with the supplies needed to create your very own craft from the comfort of home.

Just stop by the Frenchtown-Dixie Library and pick up our new Puzzle Fun Pack. Completed pages can be returned by the end of the month. Please make sure to write your name and phone number on each returned page so we can notify you if you are our nex...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Spring Scavenger Hunt

All Day 4/1 - 4/30
Dorsch Memorial Branch
Library Branch: Dorsch Memorial Branch
Age Group: Preschool, Children, Tweens
Program Type: General
Event Details:
During the month of April, ask for an entry form from the front desk and find the 9 bunnies dressed up as book characters in the children’s area. Once you find them all, return your entry to the front desk and receive a small prize!...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Meadow Montessori Art Show

All Day 4/12 - 4/19
Ellis Library & Reference Center
Library Branch: Ellis Library & Reference Center
Room: Riverside Area
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Enjoy the displayed artwork that was created by the students at Meadow Montessori, led by instructor, Betzi Lievens....
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Blood Drive

11:30am - 5:00pm
South Rockwood Branch
Library Branch: South Rockwood Branch
Room: Community Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: General
Event Details:
Please scan QR code to register! ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Dungeons and Dragons

2:30pm - 5:00pm
Bedford Branch
Library Branch: Bedford Branch
Room: Quilt Room - Room F
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Gaming
Event Details:
Join our thrilling D&D adventures at the library! Forge epic tales, battle dragons, and unleash your imagination. Ages 13-18 welcome!...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Dungeons & Dragons

6:00pm - 10:00pm
Frenchtown – Dixie Branch
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Frenchtown – Dixie Branch
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Gaming
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
D & D is a fantasy roleplaying game that is like a combination of a board game and storytelling. Dungeon Masters lead their group through experiences in worlds of heroic fantasy. This group will be playing virtually – so, bring your own device&nb...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Patron Appreciation Day

9:00am - 5:00pm
Bedford Branch
Library Branch: Bedford Branch
Room: Lobby
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: General
Event Details:
We're ending our celebration week of the 50th year of library service from the Bedford Branch Library with a patron appreciation day. Stop in the library today to enjoy a treat!...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Compost, Black Gold!

10:00am - 11:00am
Ida Branch
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Ida Branch
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
Event Details:
Compost, Black Gold!  If you've been afraid of composting because it sounds too bothersome or complicated, then you've come to the right place.  Join us and you'll see just how easily composting can fit into your existing gardening cho...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Toddler Time

10:00am - 11:00am
Bedford Branch
Event Full
Registration
Library Branch: Bedford Branch
Room: Children's Round Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime & Playgroups
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Sing, dance, read, and play! Toddler Storytimes are lively programs designed for ages 18 months and over....
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Lego Fun

11:00am - 1:00pm
Maybee Branch
Library Branch: Maybee Branch
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Tweens, Teens
Program Type: General
Event Details:
Come in and get creative on Saturdays 11am - 1pm.  Lego building fun for the whole family...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Kindergarten Book Club

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Bedford Branch
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Bedford Branch
Room: Children's Round Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Miss Karen's monthly book club for Kindergarteners! Meeting on the 2nd Sunday of each month, Sep 2023 - May 2024 Why join a book club?·     It promotes a love of reading·     It exposes kids to storie...
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Bedford Home Delivery

All Day
Library in Motion: Senior Outreach
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Library in Motion: Senior Outreach
Age Group: Seniors
Program Type: Senior Delivery Service
Event Details:
If you are a Senior and unable to come to the library because of special circumstances we will deliver library materials to your home. We deliver and pick up your returns once a month. For more information or to set up a delivery please contact ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Custer Preschool

9:15am - 10:15am
Bookmobile
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Bookmobile

The bookmobile promotes early literacy by increasing access to books and fostering a lifelong love of reading.

This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Aspen Grove Senior Living

10:00am - 11:00am
Library in Motion: Senior Outreach
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Library in Motion: Senior Outreach
Age Group: Seniors
Program Type: Senior Delivery Service
Event Details:

Library in Motion delivers enriching materials to senior centers and housing complexes.

Library staff will deliver books, movies, music CDs, audiobooks, and magazines.  ​Deliveries take place every four weeks. To place a request, call Library in Motion at 734-241-5770This service is free and available to anyone living in the M...
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Hampton Manor of Bedford

10:00am - 11:00am
Library in Motion: Senior Outreach
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Library in Motion: Senior Outreach
Age Group: Seniors
Program Type: Senior Delivery Service
Event Details:

Library in Motion delivers enriching materials to senior centers and housing complexes.

Library staff will deliver books, movies, music CDs, audiobooks, and magazines.  ​Deliveries take place every four weeks. To place a request, call Library in Motion at 734-241-5770This service is free and available to anyone living in the M...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Toddler & Preschool Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Summerfield – Petersburg Branch
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Summerfield – Petersburg Branch
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime & Playgroups
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18

Enrich your child’s imagination and development with storytimes presented by the Monroe County Library System. These are fun, literacy rich, interactive programs which strengthen reading skills and foster a lifelong love of reading.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program.

This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Wiggle Worms: Toddler Storytime

10:00am - 11:00am
Ellis Library & Reference Center
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Ellis Library & Reference Center
Room: Programming Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Storytime & Playgroups
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:

Enrich your child’s imagination and development with storytimes presented by the Monroe County Library System. These are fun, literacy rich, interactive programs which strengthen reading skills and foster a lifelong love of reading.

Get your wiggles out at this lively storytime program that is perfect for your active toddler.   They'll be dancing, stories, the parachute, and other age-appropriate activities.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

Weather Closing Statement

If area schools are closed due to inclement weather or weather-related incidences, all library youth programs will be canceled that day.  

If schools are delayed due to inclement weather or weather-related incidences, all library youth programs scheduled after the delay period will take place at their regular times.

If in doubt, always feel free to touch base with your local branch to see what events are taking place.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Chair Yoga

10:30am - 11:30am
Ida Branch
Library Branch: Ida Branch
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:
Get out and stretch your way to feeling better mentally and physically. Chair yoga is a low impact way to fitness and everyone can participate regardless of physical or health limitations! Jessica Bannon will be your instructor. Meet in the Community...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Lil' Bookworm Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
Rasey Luna Pier Branch
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Rasey Luna Pier Branch
Room: Library
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytime & Playgroups
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
This storytime is geared towards kids who are getting ready for kindergarten.  We will sing and dance to songs, listen to a story or two, work on the alphabet & literacy skills through play and fun activities....

Disclaimer(s)

Weather Closing Statement

If area schools are closed due to inclement weather or weather-related incidences, all library youth programs will be canceled that day.  

If schools are delayed due to inclement weather or weather-related incidences, all library youth programs scheduled after the delay period will take place at their regular times.

If in doubt, always feel free to touch base with your local branch to see what events are taking place.

This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Toddler Storytime

10:30am - 11:30am
South Rockwood Branch
Library Branch: South Rockwood Branch
Room: Library
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime & Playgroups
Event Details:

Enrich your child’s imagination and development with storytimes presented by the Monroe County Library System. These are fun, literacy rich, interactive programs which strengthen reading skills and foster a lifelong love of reading.

Registration is not required for storytimes or playgroups at the South Rockwood Branch! Come when you can!...

Disclaimer(s)

Weather Closing Statement

If area schools are closed due to inclement weather or weather-related incidences, all library youth programs will be canceled that day.  

If schools are delayed due to inclement weather or weather-related incidences, all library youth programs scheduled after the delay period will take place at their regular times.

If in doubt, always feel free to touch base with your local branch to see what events are taking place.

This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Eaglestone Retirement Living

11:00am - 11:45am
Library in Motion: Senior Outreach
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Library in Motion: Senior Outreach
Age Group: Seniors
Program Type: Senior Delivery Service
Event Details:

Library in Motion delivers enriching materials to senior centers and housing complexes.

Library staff will deliver books, movies, music CDs, audiobooks, and magazines.  ​Deliveries take place every four weeks. To place a request, call Library in Motion at 734-241-5770This service is free and available to anyone living in the M...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Homeschool Storytime

11:00am - 12:00pm
Summerfield – Petersburg Branch
Registration Open
Registration
Library Branch: Summerfield – Petersburg Branch
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Preschool, Children
Program Type: Storytime & Playgroups
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:
Preschool and elementary homeschool students are invited to this special monthly Homeschool Storytime.  We'll do some fun warm-up activities, enjoy a story together, learn about a new genre of book each month, and try some activities together.&n...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program.