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1913 Michigan Copper Strike Program via Zoom

Main Library (Traverse City) 610 Woodmere Ave, Traverse City, MI

  Join us and author Donna Searight Simons as she discusses her book, Copper Empire:  a novel about the Copper Country Labor Strike in 1913. In 1913, thousands of copper miners went out on a nine-month strike in the copper Read More ...

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Pocketful of Stories (Front Lawn)

Main Library (Traverse City) 610 Woodmere Ave, Traverse City, MI

Join Miss Polly and your fellow preschoolers for a pocketful of fun! Stories, songs, rhymes and movement to get your preschooler talking, singing and playing with books and words. In case of inclement weather, this program will be cancelled.

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Build n’ Create (Front Lawn)

Main Library (Traverse City) 610 Woodmere Ave, Traverse City, MI

Join Miss Michele and build & create with LEGO bricks on the front lawn, weather permitting.

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Teen Advisory Board

Main Library (Traverse City) 610 Woodmere Ave, Traverse City, MI

Volunteer at the library! The Teen Advisory Board helps plan library programs for teens, advises the library on trends and hot topics, assists various departments with their volunteer needs, and learns a lot. And if we finish our work early Read More ...

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Storytime for Bigs (front lawn)

Main Library (Traverse City) 610 Woodmere Ave, Traverse City, MI

Join Mr. Andy on the front lawn for stories, songs, movement and fun! This program is for preschool children aged 2 - 5 and their caregivers. In case of inclement weather, this program will be cancelled.

Tween STEAM (Front Lawn)

Main Library (Traverse City) 610 Woodmere Ave, Traverse City, MI

Join Miss Rosie on the front lawn for Tween STEAM fun!  Get creative making your own salt dough, and use your imagination too!  What 3D sculpture will you make? This program will be cancelled if it rains.

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Teen Graphic Novel Creators Club

Main Library (Traverse City) 610 Woodmere Ave, Traverse City, MI

If you are interested in cartooning or creating graphic novels come meet up with other teens to share space and learn from each other. Occasionally guests with art and/or storyboarding skills will join to pass on some of their knowledge. Read More ...

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American Red Cross Preparedness Series via Zoom

Main Library (Traverse City) 610 Woodmere Ave, Traverse City, MI

September is National Preparedness Month and the Traverse Area District Library has teamed up with the American Red Cross to offer a series to help us be prepared in the event of Home Fires, Thunderstorms and Power Outages, Floods, and Read More ...

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Friends Book Sale – Main Library

Main Library (Traverse City) 610 Woodmere Ave, Traverse City, MI

Save the date! The popular fall book is currently being planned for Sept. 24-26. Friday 6 - 8 pm, Members Pre-Sale (can sign up for Membership at the door) Adults books $1.00 each and Children's books $.50 each or fill Read More ...

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Storybag Stories (front lawn)

Main Library (Traverse City) 610 Woodmere Ave, Traverse City, MI

Miss Linda draws a surprise theme each week from her storybag. Join us on the front lawn for this preschool storytime complete with stories (including a felt story), songs, rhymes, and movement. A take home craft will be available each Read More ...