Library Day at the State

Oct 22nd, 9:30am at Woodmere

Join us for Library Day at the State Theatre for their Kids Matinee. Show us for your library card (or sign up for one!) and receive a free Kiddie Combo! Activities and raffles. Stop by any of our branches between 10/16 and 10/22 to show your... read more »

Meet the Cartoonist: Jeffrey J. Manley

Oct 22nd, 2:00pm at Woodmere

Ages 5+. Join local cartoonist, Jeffrey J. Manley, for a look at his work and some drawing adventures. Try to think of something he can't draw because he's pretty good. Part of our Big Draw programming. For more Big Draw programming in our... read more »

Halloween Cosplay Event

Oct 22nd, 6:30pm at Woodmere

Come spend Saturday night at the library! Our Halloween Cosplay Party will be held at the Traverse Area District Library's Woodmere location October 22, 6:30-9:30. What is Cosplay? Cosplay is dressing up as a character from a manga, anime,... read more »

Tuesdays @ Two

Oct 25th, 2:00pm at Woodmere

This month's selection is: All The Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr Marie Laure lives with her father in Paris within walking distance of the Museum of Natural History where he works as the master of the locks (there are thousands... read more »

Local Author, Shenandoah Chefalo

Oct 25th, 6:30pm at Woodmere

Please join us and listen to this remarkable woman who overcame adversities to not only survive and stand strong in her own life but realized the need to help others do the same. A touching, heartbreaking story but one that needs to be heard... read more »

Genealogy Webinar

Oct 26th, 2:00pm at Woodmere

Into Genealogy? Want to know more? Join us in watching a live webinar by Legacy Family Tree as presenters will guide us through our genealogy quest. Flip for Flickr: Share, Store and Save Your Family Photos presented by Maureen Taylor. Flickr... read more »

Teen Sages

Oct 26th, 5:30pm at Woodmere

The Teen Sages is the teen volunteer group at the Traverse Area District Library’s Woodmere location. The Teen Sages assist in planning programs, make suggestions to improve library service to teens, and help out with various library programs.... read more »

Teen Writing Group

Oct 27th, 4:00pm at Woodmere

Get together with other teen authors to discuss creative writing. If you are into: creating original stories, fan fiction, poetry, expanding your editing skills…this is the group for you! The Teen Writing Group is led by an experienced teen... read more »

Lord of the Gourd

Oct 27th, 5:00pm at Woodmere

All ages family event. Watch as Patrick Harrison, aka the Lord of the Gourd, reshapes pumpkins and gourds into Halloween art! Everyone is welcome to join "Lord Pat" as he shows you some nifty tricks and ideas for your own carving projects. ... read more »

Wigglers Halloween Parade

Oct 28th, 11:00am at Woodmere

Preschoolers and their caregivers are invited to join us in their costumes for our annual Wigglers Halloween Parade. A Halloween filmstrip and light refreshments will follow the parade. ... read more »