Special Library Board Meeting

A special library board meeting will take place on Saturday, June 1, 2024 at 12:00PM at Lapeer City Hall, 576 Liberty Park, for the purpose of  library director candidate interviews.

Upcoming Events

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This event is in the "Teens" group.

Henna Tattoo Class

6:00pm - 7:45pm
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Room: deAngeli Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Culture & Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:

Learn how to apply and create designs using henna paste with Henna artist Dalia Hartman. All supplies will be provided.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Friday Friends

10:00am - 11:00am
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Room: deAngeli Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:

Music and playtime for little learners! Friday Friends can help children develop social skills by playing with their peers. Kids of all ages with an adult are welcome to join, but best for pre-school ages.

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Kids Intro to Martial Arts

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Room: deAngeli Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:

Introduction to martial arts teaching basic martial arts skills for kids 5-12. This class is great for building confidence and learning values such as respect, courtesy, and discipline. Brought to you by Dragon Martial Arts of Lapeer.

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

Self-Defense Class

2:30pm - 3:00pm
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Room: deAngeli Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:

Learn about self defense techniques that includes awareness, risk reduction, and martial arts. Parent must be present for participants under 18. Registration is required for each class. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Basket Weavers

1:00pm - 4:00pm
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Room: deAngeli Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Event Details:

This is not a library sponsored event. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Oakdale Cemetery Walk

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Room: deAngeli Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History, Oakdale, Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Reference librarian and co-author of the book Oakdale: The Lapeer State Home Jan Gillis will host a short presentation then lead participants on a walk back to Oakdale’s remaining cemetery.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

FLC Kindergarten Readiness

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Room: deAngeli Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Family Literacy Center
Event Details:

Kindergarten Readiness is a one-hour workshop for parents and caregivers with children 3-5 years old. We teach fun and re-creatable activities at home to help get your little one ready for kindergarten!

Disclaimer(s)

Family Literacy Center program

This program presented by the Family Literacy Center. Please call the Family Literacy Center at (810) 664-2737 to register.

Tandem Education

2:30pm - 4:30pm
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
This is not a library sponsored event.
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Room: deAngeli Meeting Room
Purpose of Meeting

Education on diabetes pump

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Knitting Group

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Metamora Branch
Library Branch: Metamora Branch
Room: Metamora Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:

The Knitters Group meets at the Metamora Branch Library on Thursdays from 1-3pm in the meeting room. Participants are welcome to gather to knit or do other crafts that can be hand carried. No paints or other liquids allowed.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Hadley Needles and Hook Club

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Hadley Branch
Library Branch: Hadley Branch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:

Bring your knit, crochet, or other needle art project for an enjoyable evening with other like-minded crafters. The Needles and Hook Club meets on the first Thursday of the month from 6 pm to 7 pm at the Hadley Branch Library.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Writer's Circle

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Room: deAngeli Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Culture & Education
Event Details:

Writers Circle is a group of local writers who come together once a month to share new writings, get feedback and encouragement, and hopefully, direction as to possible publication. Our writers do fiction, plays, poetry and memoir. 

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Chalk the Sidewalk

All Day
Columbiaville Branch
Library Branch: Columbiaville Branch
Age Group: Kids, Families, Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Summer Reading Program
Event Details:

Join us Fridays at the Columbiaville branch during SRP to make our sidewalk the coolest in the commnity! Chalk will be available at the library during open hours. 

New theme each week: 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Donation Days

10:00am - 2:00pm
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Friends of the Library
Event Details:

The Friends of the Marguerite deAngeli Branch Library will be accepting material donations on Saturday, June 8 in the deAngeli parking lot from 10 a.m. -2 p.m. weather permitting or until the trailer is full. 

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

SRP Kickoff Party with Cameron Zvara's Magic Show

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Age Group: Kids, Families, Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Family Friendly, Summer Reading Program
Event Details:

Starting at 2 PM pick up your summer reading registration prizes, enjoy our fun stations including a petting zoo, popcorn and lemonade, lawn games, scavenger hunt, friendship bracelet making and face painting by Miss Sparkles.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Creative Kids - Otter Lake

10:00am - 11:00am
Otter Lake Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Otter Lake Branch
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime, Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:

Join Ms Kathy for a family storytime with art activities, music, and more. Active adult participation required. Sign up required for updates.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Creative Kids - Elba

11:30am - 12:30pm
Elba Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Elba Branch
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime, Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:

Join Ms Kathy for a family storytime with art activities, music, and more. Active adult participation required. Sign up required for updates.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Creative Kids - Hadley

1:30pm - 2:30pm
Hadley Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Hadley Branch
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime, Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:

Join Ms Kathy for a family storytime with art activities, music, and more. Active adult participation required. Sign up required for updates.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Pick-Up Horseshoe Games

5:30pm - 7:30pm
Clifford Branch
Library Branch: Clifford Branch
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Gaming, Summer Reading Program
Event Details:

Stop by for a self-directed game of horseshoes at the Clifford Park horseshoe pit behind the library. Please bring your own horseshoes. 

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

Creative Art Hour

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Room: deAngeli Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Culture & Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:

June Project: Adventure Vision Board

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Lunch on the Lawn - Jack & the Beanstalk Puppet Show

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Summer Reading Program
Event Details:

Join us every Tuesday & Thursday for a FREE lunch for children ages 0-18! Registration is required for lunches. To register, call the deAngeli Branch Children's Desk by noon the day before the program.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Card and Dice Math Game Night

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Room: deAngeli Meeting Room
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Family Literacy Center
Event Details:

Themed Math Game Nights are designed for families with children 5-9 years old. Parents and kids will have fun with learning activities that promote skill growth in math, problem-solving, math operations, and number patterns.

Disclaimer(s)

Family Literacy Center program

This program presented by the Family Literacy Center. Please call the Family Literacy Center at (810) 664-2737 to register.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Creative Kids - Columbiaville

10:30am - 11:30am
Columbiaville Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Columbiaville Branch
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime, Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:

Join Ms Kathy for a family storytime with art activities, music, and more. Active adult participation required. Sign up required for updates.

This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Creative Kids - Clifford

12:30pm - 1:30pm
Clifford Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Clifford Branch
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime, Summer Reading Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:

Join Ms Kathy for a family storytime with art activities, music, and more. Active adult participation required. Sign up required for updates.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Metamora Book Club

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Metamora Branch
Library Branch: Metamora Branch
Room: Metamora Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:

The Metamora Book Club meets on the 2nd Wednesday of the month from 1- 3 PM at the Metamora Branch. Registration is not required and new members are always welcome.