Special Events

Star Wars Reads Day
Ages 5 and up
Saturday, October 15, from 10:30AM-12:30PM

The Force is with us once again!  Celebrate reading and all things Star Wars in one place.  Enjoy crafts, giveaways, and light refreshments as you view every Star Wars book the Children's Department owns.  Costumes more than welcome.

No registration required.
Princess Leia teddy bear reading a book
Organization for Bat Conservation
Bats in the Library - Monday, October 17, 7:00-8:00 PM
Ages 5 and up

The Organization for Bat Conservation from the Cranbrook Science Center will be bringing four bats from around the world.  Learn the truth about bats through this exciting and interactive presentation, and why these wonderful animals are to ecosystems, and to you! 

Registration begins Sunday, October 9. Click here to register.
Family Movie: Hotel Transylvania - Saturday, October 29, from 2:00PM-3:30PM
Rated PG, 131 minutes

Dracula, who operates a high-end resort for monsters away from the human world, goes into overprotective mode when a boy discovers the resort and falls for the Count's teen-aged daughter.

No registration required.
International Games Day
Ages 5 and up
Saturday, November 19, from 10:00AM-4:00 PM

Institutions all over the world are playing games, and our library is participating with a wide selection of board games.  Rediscover math and strategy skills as you bring your whole family in to join the fun.  This program will be held in the library's Community Room.  No registration is required.
Crafts, Cards, & Cookies for ages 8-12
Saturday, December 3, from 10:30AM-11:30AM

We will recycle old greeting cards into "bag tags", make a holiday ornament, and decorate cookies.

Registration begins Saturday, November 26.  Click here to register.
ALLEGRY ALERT: This program involves real food.  Please indicate any food allergies in the registration.