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Beaded Snake Craft Away

All Day 6/21 - 6/26
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Summer Library Program, Take & Make
Event Details:
Crafts Aways are take home craft kits for kids! All materials are provided. No registration required. Craft Aways are available at all LDL branches, while supplies last. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Cat Planter Pop Bottle Take & Make

All Day 6/21 - 6/26
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Summer Library Program, Take & Make
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
All Make & Take Crafts require registration. All kits make one item. Two kits per household only. All supplies will be included except as noted in the description. For ages 12 & up. All crafts must be picked up the week they are available.&nb...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Dragon Chenille Bookmark Tween Take

All Day 6/21 - 6/26
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Summer Library Program, Take & Make
Event Details:
Tween Takes take home craft kits for kids ages 8 -12. No registration required. Tween Takes are available at the deAngeli Branch Library, while supplies last. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Storytime Picnic Kits - Teddy Bear Kit

All Day 6/21 - 6/26
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Full
Registration
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Age Group: Kids, Families
Program Type: Family Friendly, Storytime, Summer Library Program, Take & Make
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Registration is required. Please register your family name and include the number of family members when registering. Please communicate any dietary restrictions to the Children's Department after registration. Space is limited. Email addre...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Tween Takes: Dragon Chenille Bookmark

All Day 6/21 - 6/26
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Make your very own Dragon Chenille Bookmark!  Craft kit available for pick up June 21 - 26.  Tween Takes are take home craft kits for kids ages 8 -12. No registration required. Tween Takes are available at the deAngeli Branc...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Upcycled Owl Magnet Take & Make

All Day 6/21 - 6/26
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Summer Library Program, Take & Make
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
All Make & Take Crafts require registration. All kits make one item. Two kits per household only. All supplies will be included except as noted in the description. For ages 12 & up. All crafts must be picked up the week they are available.&nb...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Dinosaur Tales - Virtual Science Lab with Sloan Museum

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Columbiaville Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Columbiaville Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Summer Library Program, Take & Make
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:
Dinosaurs lived a long, long time ago. Let’s learn about these fascinating prehistoric creatures as we observe and touch real fossils, build our own fossil model, and make a dinosaur tail to wear. You will even design and build your own dinosaur to t...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Backyard Birds and Beyond Virtual Program

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Virtual
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Culture & Education, Nature, Summer Library Program, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 89
Event Details:
This program will take place virtually over Google Meet. Patrons must provide an email address. Google Meet link will be emailed the morning of the program.  More and more people are enjoying bird feeding while close to home during the P...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tales of Oakdale Virtual Program

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Culture & Education, History, Oakdale, Summer Library Program, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:
This program will take place virtually over Google Meet. Patrons must provide an email address. Google Meet link will be emailed the morning of the program.  Learn about Oakdale in this virtual program featuring pictures of Oakdale ...
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 the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month in the deAngeli parking lot from 10 a.m. -2 p.m. weather permitting or until the trailer is full.  Donat...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Gaming, Summer Library Program, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Are you looking for more group interaction in this age of social distancing? Join our new virtual Dungeons & Dragons® gaming group for teens!  The group will meet virtually on the second and fourth Sunday of the month starting at 1 p...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Eagle Hand Prints Craft Away

All Day 6/28 - 7/3
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Summer Library Program, Take & Make
Event Details:
Crafts Aways are take home craft kits for kids! All materials are provided. No registration required. Craft Aways are available at all LDL branches, while supplies last. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Washcloth Puppies Take & Make

All Day 6/28 - 7/3
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Summer Library Program, Take & Make
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
All Make & Take Crafts require registration. All kits make one item. Two kits per household only. All supplies will be included except as noted in the description. For ages 12 & up. All crafts must be picked up the week they are available.&nb...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

How Does Your Garden Grow? Virtual Science Lab with the Sloan Museum

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Summer Library Program, Take & Make, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Plants need water and light in order to live and grow. What happens when you try to grow a plant without these resources? Set up and run your own experiment while growing seeds in terrariums you build. Kits will be available for pickup at the deAn...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Writer's Group

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

CLOSED

All Day
All Branches
Branches:
Marguerite deAngeli Branch, Offsite Location, Virtual, Clifford Branch, Columbiaville Branch, Elba Branch, Hadley Branch, Metamora Branch, Otter Lake Branch, Administration Office
Description:
All Lapeer District Library locations will be CLOSED on Monday, July 5, 2021.  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Prehensile Opossum Roll Craft Away

All Day 7/6 - 7/10
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Summer Library Program, Take & Make
Event Details:
Crafts Aways are take home craft kits for kids! All materials are provided. No registration required. Craft Aways are available at all LDL branches, while supplies last. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Windup Butterfly Take & Make

All Day 7/6 - 7/10
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Registration
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Summer Library Program, Take & Make
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
All Make & Take Crafts require registration. All kits make one item. Two kits per household only. All supplies will be included except as noted in the description. For ages 12 & up. All crafts must be picked up the week they are available.&nb...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Meet Up, Eat up and Read up at Chatfield School

11:30am - 1:00pm
Offsite Location
Library Branch: Offsite Location
Age Group: Tweens, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Book Club, Summer Library Program
Event Details:
Join us for fun activities before lunch at Chatfield School in Lapeer. Registration is required. Please email cjelneck@chatfieldschool.org the Tuesday before each event to save your spot ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Elba Branch
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Summer Library Program, Take & Make, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:
Step into another world full of wizards and witches. Cauldrons will bubble and potions will change color. Is it magic or chemistry? Build your own light-up wand and squish your fingers into ghost brains. Kits will be available for pickup at the El...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Elba Branch
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Summer Library Program, Take & Make, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:
Who says worms can’t relax in a cozy motel?! Explore a worm’s world by building a temporary worm habitat and learning about all of the needs of living things. Kits will be available for pickup at the Elba Branch Library before the virtual event. G...
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 the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month in the deAngeli parking lot from 10 a.m. -2 p.m. weather permitting or until the trailer is full.  Donat...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Gaming, Summer Library Program, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Are you looking for more group interaction in this age of social distancing? Join our new virtual Dungeons & Dragons® gaming group for teens!  The group will meet virtually on the second and fourth Sunday of the month starting at 1 p...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Animal Outline Art Take & Make

All Day 7/12 - 7/17
Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Registration
Library Branch: Marguerite deAngeli Branch
Age Group: Adults, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Summer Library Program, Take & Make
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
All Make & Take Crafts require registration. All kits make one item. Two kits per household only. All supplies will be included except as noted in the description. For ages 12 & up. All crafts must be picked up the week they are available.&nb...