Kingsley Friends of the Library Meeting

Jan 21st, 4:00pm at Kingsley

The Kingsley Friends of the Library group meets every third Wednesday of the month at 4:00pm in the Community Room. The public is welcome and encouraged to attend! There is no meeting in July or December. ... read more »

Artist Opening Reception Featuring Barbara Kennison

Jan 22nd, 6:00pm at Woodmere

The Traverse Area District Library (TADL) is pleased to welcome local artist Barbara Kennison to the Woodmere (Main) Branch for her first exhibit at the library. Barbara's exhibit "Artist Expression" will be on display from January through March... read more »

English as a Second Language

Jan 22nd, 7:00pm at Peninsula

Basic English is offered every Thursday to adult patrons whose first language is Spanish. No fee. ... read more »

Tech Talk

Jan 24th, 9:00am at Peninsula

Bring your iPad, iPhone, computer and other questions to PCL on the 4th Saturday of the month from 9-11 AM and we will do our best to help you through! ... read more »

Simply Delicious Cuisine with Chef Tom

Jan 24th, 11:00am at Kingsley

Join Chef Tom Sisco in the Kingsley Branch Library Community room as he shares his love for good food prepared "simply and deliciously." Simply Delicious Cuisine with Chef Tom meets each 4th Saturday of the month from September through May. In... read more »

National Readathon Day

Jan 24th, 12:00pm at East Bay

National Readathon Day is raising awareness about reading and literacy while expanding the audience for literature in America. Join us from 12:00 pm til 3:00 pm and take time to read. Lend your support via this link: http://www.firstgiving.com/team/282854 ... read more »

Hot Reads for Cold Nights

Jan 26th, 9:00am at Peninsula

Beginning January 2nd, adults may pick up a log and read six books before March 2nd to have their name entered into a drawing for two tickets to our spectacular fundraiser dinner, Books at the Boathouse which happens March 16th. ... read more »

Meet the Brewer

Jan 26th, 7:00pm at Peninsula

Mike Hall, master brewer and distiller at the Jolly Pumpkin, shares his experience and knowledge. Mike, who hails from Nova Scotia, is the senior member of the International Brewers Guild as well as the designer of over 40 breweries and distilleries... read more »

Tuesdays @ Two

Jan 27th, 2:00pm at Woodmere

This month's selection is The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson. A reluctant centenarian much like Forrest Gump (if Gump were an explosives expert with a fondness for vodka) decides it's not too... read more »

Books & Brewskis | Robust books. Beer to match.

Jan 27th, 7:00pm at The Filling Station

TADL's first "Book Pub", hosted at The Filling Station Microbrewery, next door to the Woodmere (Main) Branch. Readers can look forward to a laid-back atmosphere and lively discussion of the month's book choice, titles as varied and distinctive... read more »