Winter Newsletter

Our latest newsletter is ready for you to check out! Grab a copy of the WINTER 2016 Newsletter online or pick one up at the library.

We have a wonderful Winter season planned for you at the library!

 
MINI Golf in the Library ReturnsAre you experiencing cabin fever? Come and play some indoor mini golf at our library, where you will find 9 storybook themed holes in the Lura Sanford Room. All proceeds from mini golf will go towards the Children’s Collection.
 
Join us for Canvas Café with Sara Strong Glupker of Sara Strong Studios. You will be able to create a beautiful painting while receiving step-by-step instructions.
 
AARP Tax Prep is back at the library! Registration for appointments will begin mid-January. 
 
Meet up with News Channel 3's Chief Meteorologist Keith Thompson as he presents Wild Weather of West Michigan .
 
Get a look inside look at late 19th and early 20th century murders in the Kalamazoo area when you join us for Murders Most Foul Presented by Tom Dietz.
 
Join Snow Is Falling, Books Are Calling: Adult Winter Reading Club. Read 10 books to enter your name in the drawing to wina Kindle Fire HD 7!
 
Minion Drive-in Movie Matinee to  design and create your own car to “drive up” to our movie theatre. Popcorn and juice will be delivered to your “cars” to  snack on during the movie.
 
SculptureWorks Update: We’ve reached our goal! We are thankful for our generous community and memorial donations which helped purchase the Library Cat by Rosetta! Read a letter from the Artist, Rosetta in the newsletter!
 
Teens & Tweens (12 - 18 years of age) can get involved at their library by joining the Teen Advisory Board (T.A.B.) Volunteers  focus on what the library can do for teens by creating fun programs, making exciting recommendations for the collection, and volunteering at library events. Be a part of making an impact on your library! Members earn service hour credit for participating. where they get to help suggest teen reads, programs, and events! FREE MINI Golf Day (Teens & Tweens) will sneak up fast. Make sure you stop by the library for a free round of our literary themed mini golf course. Our 2nd Annual Anti-Valentines Day Party is on it's way! Teens and tweens can celebrate "Singles Awareness Day" with us; not bringing a date is optional. Get artsy with us as we create Zentangle Art together!
 
Children's programs are back with Music & Movement and Winter Wonderland Storytime. Check out the fun upcoming themes for the Rise & Shine Early Literacy Center (ELC Themes) and join us after school for Chess Club
 
Adults can take advantage of our Computer Classes. We will be featuring four great classes this season. Sign up fast as spaces fill up fast. Seniors Club will feature some amazing new programs with several exciting guests.