Youth

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Game On!

Every Tuesday starting at 6:30p in the Youth room you can play a variety of board games from classic chess, checkers, Clue and Scrabble to newer games like Balloon Lagoon and Captain Bones Gold. You are welcome to bring your own games and challenge others. Bring a friend; make a friend.

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2016 Battle of the Books Results

Battle of the Books 2016 was held on Saturday, March 12 at Scripps Middle School, with the Awards Ceremony at the Lake Orion High School on March 15.  A huge thank you to all the parents and event volunteers, and congratulations to all 51 participating teams! Follow the link below for battle results and this […]

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1, 2, 3 Play With Me

Parents/caregivers with children ages 1 – 3 are invited to spend time together, play, experience art activities and meet new friends. A different community resource specialist will be on hand each week to discuss questions about your growing child. The workshop will be on Wednesdays April 13, 20, 27, May 4, 11 from 10:00a-11:00a. Call […]

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Love a Surprise?

Pick up one of the Youth red and white wrapped books from the display by the magazine alcove. There are some clues about the story on the cover including genre and a short description but what’s inside is a surprise. The librarians would love to hear how you liked the book when you are done.

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Doggone Readers – Mutt Club

Maggie and Midas have a new friend coming to listen to stories from our beginning readers. Griffin will be here one Saturday a month, Maggie comes on Wednesday afternoons and Midas on Tuesday nights. Read 4 times to any of the dogs and receive a free book. Call the Youth desk and sign up to […]

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Preschool Newsletter

Looking for some new songs, books and ideas to share with your preschooler? Look no farther than the library webpage where you can sign up for our Preschool eNewsletter. Our latest eNewsletter features winter animals with great ideas for reading, singing, talking, writing, and playing with your child.

OverDrive for Kids

Explore Overdrive for Kids

Not sure you’ll like a book? Try a sample online before you check it out. Worried about a long wait time if you put a book on hold? Look for the starburst A with a check mark, the library has copies of these titles and your wait is shorter. Looking for the most popular books? […]

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Ring in the New Year

Will you be ready to ring in the New Year? You will be if you stop by the library on Tuesday, December 29 @ 11:00a. Create favors and decorations to ring in 2016!

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Hello Kitty Day

Calling all fans of Hello Kitty! Ms. Halli has planned some fun stories, crafts and activities. Have your picture taken at the special photo booth. Come prepared to have fun as we celebrate our favorite kitty on Monday, December 28 @ 2:00p. This program is for kids ages 3 and up and is limited to […]

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Making a List

Looking for a great book for your child? Stop by the Youth desk and ask one of our friendly librarians for a suggestion. Looking for a great bargain? Check out the gently used books in the lobby. They make a great gift and support the Friends.