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Upcoming Events...

Saturday, December 10, 2016 11:00 AM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

Join in the puppet show! The CMU Visual Arts Education students will be performing puppetry in motion at this fun family event. Participants can create their own puppets, get some instruction on puppetry and participate in a performance.


Saturday, December 10, 2016 3:00 PM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

Join us for an afternoon of traditional Christmas songs with Catbird Seat, a group of musicians with rich vocal harmonies and a lively blend of instruments, This show will be a mix of both traditional and popular holiday standards with a mix of history, musical warmth and fun!


Monday, December 12, 2016 9:30 AM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

For children 10 months to 2 years old.

Toddler Time is a developmentally appropriate, rich language, rhyming and musical environment where all children can develop a disposition toward becoming life-long readers while developing an appreciation for all language and music!

Parents, caregivers and children will interact with and respond to the best in children's literature through musical play. Through engaged, adult participation, our goal is to immerse children in a rich environment filled with the joy of story, music and movement.


Monday, December 12, 2016 10:15 AM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

CRDL Story times will help you and your child communicate better by developing their ability to describe things and events and tell stories. By attending CRDL Story times your child will gain an interest and enjoyment for books and reading. Your child will be able to hear and play with the smaller sounds in words and learn the difference between letters, their names and their sounds. Your child will also recognize print, learn how to handle a book and how to follow the words on a page.


For ages 2-3


Tuesday, December 13, 2016 5:00 PM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

Monthly TAB Meeting


Wednesday, December 14, 2016 10:00 AM

CRDL - Shepherd Community Library

For children up to 5 years old.

Tales & Tunes is a developmentally appropriate, rich language and musical environment where all children can develop a disposition toward becoming life-long readers while developing an appreciation for music! Parents, caregivers and children will interact with and respond to the best in children's literature through musical play. Through engaged, adult participation, our goal is to immerse children in a rich environment filled with the joy of story, music and movement.


Wednesday, December 14, 2016 11:15 AM

CRDL - Faith Johnston Memorial Library

For children 0-5.
CRDL Storytimes will help your you and your child communicate better by developing their ability to describe things and events and tell stories. By attending CRDL Storytimes your child will gain an interest and enjoyment for books and reading. Your child will be able to hear and play with the smaller sounds in words and learn the difference between letters, their names and their sounds. Your child will also recognize print, learn how to handle a book and how to follow the words on a page.


Wednesday, December 14, 2016 3:30 PM

CRDL - Shepherd Community Library

Join us for Create, Make and Take Crafts. Shepherd Community Library invites children of all ages to come to the library to make crafts. The library will provide all the materials and directions to create your crafts. You only need to bring your creativity.


Thursday, December 15, 2016 4:00 PM

CRDL - Fremont Township Library

Join us for Create, Make and Take Crafts. Fremont Township Library invites kids of all ages to come to the library to make crafts. The library will provide all the materials and directions to create your crafts. You only need to bring your creativity.


Thursday, December 15, 2016 5:00 PM

CRDL - Faith Johnston Memorial Library

Join us for Create, Make and Take Crafts. Faith Johnston Memorial Library invites children of all ages to come to the library to make crafts. The library will provide all the materials and directions to create your crafts. You only need to bring your creativity.


Thursday, December 15, 2016 6:00 PM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

Get yourself to the library and get creative! Join us for a LEGO build where you can use our bricks or bring your own. Each month will have a theme challenge to spark your creativity.

For ages 2 - 12.


Friday, December 16, 2016 10:15 AM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

Sing and dance with your child! Wave some ribbons, play with scarves, tap some rhythm sticks, and shake some shaker eggs.


For children up to 5 years old.


Saturday, December 17, 2016 10:00 AM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

Stop in to "build" in Santa's Workshop. Create holiday decorations to give or keep or enjoy coloring festive pictures. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be on hand, too. Enjoy a story from Mrs. Claus while you wait to let Santa know your Christmas wishes. And don't forget about his reindeer who will be waiting for him outside the library!

Catch the holiday spirit at the library this season!


Sunday, December 18, 2016 2:00 PM

CRDL - Faith Johnston Memorial Library

Candy Canes with The Grinch Who Stole Christmas!


Enjoy the featured food with us before the movie begins, then pay attention throughout the movie. If you can tell us what scene the food was in you could win a prize!

Free for the whole family!

This movie is rated G.


Tuesday, December 20, 2016 2:00 PM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

We will take a look at the App Store's Top Charts to see what's new.

Make sure your iPad is charged and ready to go and that you have all passwords to access the device and accounts.


Tuesday, December 20, 2016 6:30 PM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

Mid-Michigan Area Storytellers is a regional guild of story enthusiasts elevating the art of storytelling with integrity, excellence and professionalism. Our mission is to raise awareness of the art of storytelling and benefit our members through promotion, networking and mentoring new participants. Meetings are at CRDL Veterans Memorial Library, the 3rd Tues. of most months. Visit our Facebook page for updates. New Members Welcome!

https://www.facebook.com/MidMichiganAreaStorytellers/


Wednesday, December 21, 2016 6:00 PM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

Green Tree Co-op holds their monthly board meeting at the library. All co-op owners are welcome to attend. For details about Green Tree Co-op and how to become a member visit http://greentree.coop/



Thursday, December 29, 2016 1:00 PM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

Come take a look at the science behind your favorite fairy tales with the Insane Science of Fairyland. Come to a realm where wolves sneeze down houses, pumpkins are prisons and London bridge is NOT falling down. Listen to your favorite tales brought to life with the wizardry of science and the science of wizardry.


Wednesday, January 04, 2017 10:00 AM

CRDL - Shepherd Community Library

For children up to 5 years old.

Tales & Tunes is a developmentally appropriate, rich language and musical environment where all children can develop a disposition toward becoming life-long readers while developing an appreciation for music! Parents, caregivers and children will interact with and respond to the best in children's literature through musical play. Through engaged, adult participation, our goal is to immerse children in a rich environment filled with the joy of story, music and movement.


Wednesday, January 04, 2017 11:15 AM

CRDL - Faith Johnston Memorial Library

For children 0-5.
CRDL Storytimes will help your you and your child communicate better by developing their ability to describe things and events and tell stories. By attending CRDL Storytimes your child will gain an interest and enjoyment for books and reading. Your child will be able to hear and play with the smaller sounds in words and learn the difference between letters, their names and their sounds. Your child will also recognize print, learn how to handle a book and how to follow the words on a page.


Wednesday, January 04, 2017 3:30 PM

CRDL - Shepherd Community Library

Join us for Create, Make and Take Crafts. Shepherd Community Library invites children of all ages to come to the library to make crafts. The library will provide all the materials and directions to create your crafts. You only need to bring your creativity.


Wednesday, January 04, 2017 6:00 PM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

De-stress, tap into your creative side or feel like a kid again! Any way you want to look at it, coloring is fun.

Join us for an evening of coloring, snacking and creativity. We will provide the colored pencils, markers, crayons, coloring sheets and snacks. (Or bring your own!) You come with the enthusiasm of a kid looking to color!

Enjoy coffee and cookies, too!


Thursday, January 05, 2017 10:15 AM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

For children up to 5 years old.

CRDL Storytimes will help your you and your child communicate better by developing their ability to describe things and events and tell stories. By attending CRDL Storytimes your child will gain an interest and enjoyment for books and reading. Your child will be able to hear and play with the smaller sounds in words and learn the difference between letters, their names and their sounds. Your child will also recognize print, learn how to handle a book and how to follow the words on a page.



Thursday, January 05, 2017 5:00 PM

CRDL - Faith Johnston Memorial Library

Join us for Create, Make and Take Crafts. Faith Johnston Memorial Library invites children of all ages to come to the library to make crafts. The library will provide all the materials and directions to create your crafts. You only need to bring your creativity.


Friday, January 06, 2017 10:15 AM

CRDL - Faith Johnston Memorial Library

Sing and dance with your child! Wave some ribbons, play with scarves, tap some rhythm sticks, and shake some shaker eggs.


For children up to 5 years old.


Saturday, January 07, 2017 12:30 PM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

We're getting ready for our 9th Annual LEGO Contest and Jimmy John's is helping us kick off this event with the Jimmy John's LEGO Building and Subs Family Fun Event!


Sunday, January 08, 2017 1:00 PM

CRDL - Fremont Township Library

Doughnuts with The BFG!


Enjoy the featured food with us before the movie begins, then pay attention throughout the movie. If you can tell us what scene the food was in you could win a prize!

Free for the whole family!

This movie is rated PG.


Monday, January 09, 2017 9:30 AM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

For children 10 months to 2 years old.

Toddler Time is a developmentally appropriate, rich language, rhyming and musical environment where all children can develop a disposition toward becoming life-long readers while developing an appreciation for all language and music!

Parents, caregivers and children will interact with and respond to the best in children's literature through musical play. Through engaged, adult participation, our goal is to immerse children in a rich environment filled with the joy of story, music and movement.


Monday, January 09, 2017 10:15 AM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

CRDL Story times will help your you and your child communicate better by developing their ability to describe things and events and tell stories. By attending CRDL Story times your child will gain an interest and enjoyment for books and reading. Your child will be able to hear and play with the smaller sounds in words and learn the difference between letters, their names and their sounds. Your child will also recognize print, learn how to handle a book and how to follow the words on a page.


For ages 2-3


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