Apple Pie Play Dough

Saturday September 23, 2017: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm -- Pittsfield Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for grade K-5

Join us in creating fun Fall-inspired play dough!

Modern Geometric Mobile

Sunday September 24, 2017: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm -- Malletts Creek Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for grade 6 - adult

We'll show you how to make a mobile for your home or office.

Preschool ArtStart

Monday September 25, 2017: 10:30 am to 11:00 am -- Traverwood Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for ages 2–5, siblings welcome

Preschoolers can make art, too!

Join us for fun crafts for children age 2 to 5 years, accompanied by an adult.

Sewing Lab

Monday September 25, 2017: 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm -- Downtown Library: Secret Lab

This event is intended for grade 6 - adult

Join us for an evening of sewing.

We will have our lab's machines set up and staff will be on hand to show you the basics. You can bring a project you've been working on, or just stop by to practice your stitches.

We welcome all skill levels. No prior knowledge is necessary. You are free to bring your own sewing machine and join our growing sewing community.

Kids Robotics Lab: Musical Robots with Brain Monkeys

Tuesday September 26, 2017: 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm -- Downtown Library: Secret Lab

This event is intended for grade K - 8

Kids Robotics Lab is a great introduction to robotics through LEGO Mindstorms and other robotics kits. Each session will be comprised of a different challenge.

Today's challenge is Musical Robots. Instruction is provided by the creative folks at Brain Monkeys.

Unicorn Cross-Stitch

Thursday September 28, 2017: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm -- Downtown Library: Secret Lab

This event is intended for grade 6 - adult

Love unicorns? And crafting?

Join us in making an adorable little unicorn cross-stitch project!

All skills levels are welcome.

Penny Batteries

Saturday September 30, 2017: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm -- Pittsfield Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for grade K - 5

Make a working battery from pocket change.

Crazy Craft Craze

Sunday October 1, 2017: 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm -- Downtown Library: Secret Lab

This event is intended for preschool - grade 5

With yarn, felt, ribbon, and paper scraps, as well as pipe cleaners, feathers, and much more, let your imagination go wild! The possibilities are endless!

Fiber Arts Lab: Crochet

Monday October 2, 2017: 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm -- Downtown Library: Secret Lab

This event is intended for grade 6 - adult

Join us every other Monday for an evening of knitting and crochet. We will provide everything you need to get started. Stop in and learn the basics.

You can bring a project you've been working on, or just stop by to practice your stitches. We welcome all skill levels. No prior knowledge is necessary.

This week we will focus on crochet.

Dia de la Familia

Thursday October 5, 2017: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm -- Downtown Library: Multi-Purpose Room and Downtown Library: Secret Lab

This event is intended for all ages

Join us for this annual family and Latino/a focused event!

This year’s Día de la Familia (Family Day) event features entertainment, games, crafts, food, and face painting. Health information addressing mental, physical, and social issues in the Latino/a community will also be addressed.

This event takes place during National Hispanic Heritage Month and is a partnership with the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center Community Outreach Program.