Born to Read Ambassador Training

Oct 1st, 9:30am at Woodmere

Would you like to make a difference in your community? Join Born to Read and early literacy specialist, Rachel Birgy, for training to become an Ambassador for Born to Read. Participants will learn why early literacy is so important and participate... read more »

Dyslexia Awareness Month program

Oct 1st, 11:00am at Woodmere

Families are invited to attend this informative and hands-on program that will help them make sense of dyslexia. This program will include sensory activities for children and a Q&A for adults. Presented by the Grand Traverse Dyslexia Association... read more »

Color Train Tour Stop

Oct 1st, 11:00am at Fife Lake

Michigan Steam Train is doing their annual Color Tours, and while the trains make a stop in Fife Lake, visitors are welcome in the library! We will be having hot coffee, and cocoa, snacks, and a selection of free books you can take with you... read more »

D&D for Teens

Oct 1st, 12:30pm at Woodmere

D&D for teens is a Dungeons and Dragons club run by teens for teens. ... read more »

The Big Draw Kick-off

Oct 1st, 1:00pm at Woodmere

Join us at the Dennos Museum from 1 - 3 today as we help celebrate the Kick-off of this year's Big Draw Festival. Drawing crafts and arty entertainment (note: The Big Draw Kick-off runs from 12 - 4 p.m. at the Dennos). ... read more »

Wreck of the Gimpy Gin--One Man Play

Oct 2nd, 1:00pm at Woodmere

Join us for an exciting event with Raymond Goodwin as he tells the story of a tragic maritime accident in stormy waters off Burner’s Inlet, MI in 1927 that has scarred the reputation of a local family for eight decades. In this one-man play,... read more »

Michigan Libraries For Life--Become a Donor

Oct 3rd, 9:00am at Woodmere

October is the month for the annual Michigan Libraries for Life campaign. Woodmere Main Library is participating to help spread the word about organ donation and to help people sign on to the Michigan Organ Donor Registry. From Monday, Oct.... read more »

1000 Books Before Kindergarten starts

Oct 3rd, 9:00am at All Locations

The concept is simple, the rewards are priceless. Take the 1000 Book challenge and ensure your child is ready for kindergarten! Stop by the Youth Services Desk at any of our member and branch libraries to pick up your 1000 Books folio and get... read more »

Guys Read

Oct 3rd, 5:00pm at Woodmere

Read what you like: Humor, non-fiction, graphic novels, science fiction, war novels, audio books, comics, magazines, web sites, cereal boxes... The guys will decide what to do, what to read, what to talk about. This group is for both guys that... read more »

Books to Movies--October

Oct 3rd, 6:30pm at Woodmere

Come relax and watch some terrific movies mostly based on books or true events with the occasional, "Just because I like it" movie. ... read more »