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Thursday, May 25, 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, May 26, 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.


Monday, May 29, 2017 12:00 AM

All Branches


Tuesday, May 30, 2017 6:30 PM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

This free class will focus on how essential oils can help support a healthy lifestyle. Bring your friends.

This program is not
not affiliated with the Chippewa River District Library System.


Wednesday, May 31, 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.


Thursday, June 01, 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, June 01, 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, June 02, 2017 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.


Monday, June 05, 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, June 05, 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


Tuesday, June 06, 2017 6:00 PM

CRDL - Faith Johnston Memorial Library

Join us for an opportunity to kick back and relax with your friends! We'll provide the snacks and activities for a fun evening.


Tuesday, June 06, 2017 6:30 PM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

Cleaning the Healthy Way with Essential Oils is a free class open to the public. You will learn how to rid your home of harmful chemicals and toxins and learn to clean a healthier way. Bring your friends!

This program is not affiliated with the Chippewa River District Library System.


Wednesday, June 07, 2017 10:15 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, June 07, 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, June 07, 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.


Thursday, June 08, 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, June 08, 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.


Thursday, June 08, 2017 6:00 PM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

Explore the music of the The Beatles in the 60 minute multimedia presentation spanning the 1960s. The program will be supplemented with audio clips of music and excerpts from interviews with the band members.


Friday, June 09, 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, June 10, 2017 11:00 AM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

Want to see a 3-D printer in action? See what Raspberry Pi is? Find out about Little Bits and a whole lot more!

Come check out some cool Maker Technology, and help us decide what to spend our Maker dollars on!


Sunday, June 11, 2017 2:00 PM

CRDL - Faith Johnston Memorial Library

Moana


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, June 12, 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, June 12, 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


Tuesday, June 13, 2017 5:00 PM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

Monthly TAB Meeting


Wednesday, June 14, 2017 10:15 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, June 14, 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, June 14, 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.


Thursday, June 15, 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, June 15, 2017 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, June 15, 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.


Thursday, June 15, 2017 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, June 16, 2017 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.


Friday, June 16, 2017 10:30 AM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

Chippewa River District Library is teaming up with Barberi Law Firm to offer kids the opportunity to give back to their community.  

Join us to read one-on-one with a senior resident at Green Acres of Mt. Pleasant. Each child who participates will get their name entered into a drawing for a chance to win an adult bike from Motorless Motion.

Registration is required.

One bike will be given away to a girl and one to a boy. Winners will be notified on July 12. For more information click here.


Friday, June 16, 2017 7:00 PM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

Join us as we kick off summer with The Usual Suspects in this outdoor concert.

The Usual Suspects, mostly a Dixieland group, was formed by the late Bernie Meltsner. The band continues to play on in the style Bernie intended. Don't miss this great group who will keep you tapping your feet or dancing the night away at the library.

Food trucks will be on hand starting at 6:30 p.m.

This concert will be outside, weather permitting, Please bring a chair or other seating.


Saturday, June 17, 2017 11:30 AM

CRDL - Tate Memorial Library

Learn about the body construction of various animals and how it helps them survive in their environments.

Meet live animals in this child-friendly program where the animals can be viewed and touched in this interactive program.

Limited to 50 participants.


Monday, June 19, 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, June 19, 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


Tuesday, June 20, 2017 11:00 AM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

Join us for this unique program that combines interactive storytelling, beautiful music, full audience participation and hands-on fun with musical instruments from many cultures.


Tuesday, June 20, 2017 2:00 PM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

iOS Basics - iPhones and iPads work on the same operating system, iOS. Stop in today to ask questions on how to better use your device.

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


Tuesday, June 20, 2017 6:00 PM

CRDL - Shepherd Community Library

Join us for FREE ice cream! Choose a variety of toppings to top it all off, then hang out playing awesome games with friends.


Tuesday, June 20, 2017 6:30 PM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

Chippewa River District Library is teaming up with Barberi Law Firm to offer kids the opportunity to give back to their community.  

Join us to read one-on-one with a senior resident at Maplewood Senior Living . Each child who participates will get their name entered into a drawing for a chance to win an adult bike from Motorless Motion.

Registration is required.

One bike will be given away to a girl and one to a boy. Winners will be notified on July 12. For more information click here.


Wednesday, June 21, 2017 10:15 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, June 21, 2017 11:15 AM

CRDL - Faith Johnston Memorial Library

Learn about the body construction of various animals and how it helps them survive in their environments.

Meet live animals in this child-friendly program where the animals can be viewed and touched in this interactive program.

Limited to 50 participants.


Wednesday, June 21, 2017 12:00 PM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

Join us at noon for a special luncheon at Veterans Memorial Library. This month's discussion will be over the book Inheriting Edith by Zoe Fishman.

Luncheon provided by CRDL.

Registration required.




Wednesday, June 21, 2017 2:30 PM

CRDL - Shepherd Community Library

Learn about the body construction of various animals and how it helps them survive in their environments.

Meet live animals in this child-friendly program where the animals can be viewed and touched in this interactive program.

Limited to 50 participants.


Wednesday, June 21, 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, June 21, 2017 6:00 PM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

Even though it doesn't grow here in the Great Lake's region, we are connected to the nature of chocolate every time we indulge! This interpretive program looks at the history, ecology and manufacturing of one of our favorite treats. An indulgent chocolate tasting is included!


Thursday, June 22, 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, June 22, 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.


Thursday, June 22, 2017 6:00 PM

CRDL - Veterans Memorial Library

Learn current food preservation skills and techniques from Kara Lynch, MS, RD, Food Safety Educator at this information filled event.


Friday, June 23, 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.


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