Announcing a new adult lending program: eReaders! These devices are pre-loaded with 60 titles by popular authors. Come in to the library to learn more!
Plastic bag sleeping mats made by our patrons are being distributed to the homeless!
This news video highlights community efforts to help the homeless in Lansing. It briefly shows the plastic bag sleeping mats made by Fowlerville District Library patrons and talks about the organizations that will be bringing our sleeping mats to the homeless. Thank you for giving back to your community, everyone who has and is continuing to participate in this effort!
February Programs and Events
Librarians "Popping-Up" at the Junior High School
Fowlerville District Library @ Fowlerville Junior High School Library
Wednesdays during all lunches
Teens 6th-8th Grades. At the Pop-up Library you can get a library card, check in and out FDL books, get help with the Axis 360 app and eBooks, have FDL questions answered, register to attend FDL Teen Programs, talk with us about books, movies, and games, and tell us your ideas for FDL Teen Programs... We're listening!
Heart Holiday Hangers
Thursday, February 11th at 7:00
Adults. Join Cindy, the library's own crafting queen, as she leads the class to paint a holiday heart hanger, perfect for dressing up any room or your front door.*Register to attend. Registration begins January 28th and includes a refundable $5 cash deposit.
Beyond the Books
Indomitable Spirit Series
Adults. Featuring books & their film adaptations. Movie or discussion starts at 6:30pm. Refreshments will be served.
February 18: Station Eleven(discussion only)
March 17: Tracks
April 7: The Martian
*Register monthly for each group. Registration begins 3 weeks before the program. Register in person to participate. Books will be given while supplies last.
Once a Month Wednesdays at 4:00pm
Kindergarten-5th Grades. Bring your imaginations and join Miss Audrey in the Lego Lab (program room) to build your own Lego inventions!
*Register monthly to attend. Registration opens two weeks before the program.
Midwinter Art Party
Friday, February 26th 5-8pm
Teens 6th-12th grades. Join us for some midwinter fun after the library closes. We will be offering a variety of crafts, watching a movie, and playing games. Pizza, pop, and snacks will be served.
*Registration is required and includes a 2015-2016 signed Program Permission Form. Register by February 24th to attend.
Minecraft @ the Library
Saturday, February 27th at 2:00pm
Kindergarten-5th Grades. Join Miss Beth in the computer lab with a partner for our Minecraft Team-Up. Sign up individually or with a friend, and share your Minecraft knowledge as you and a partner navigate and create in the world of Minecraft together. Each participant must be registered to attend. Parents stay and relax in the teen area during this hour-long after-hours program. Library materials will not be available for check-out during this program.
*Seating is very limited. Register in person to attend. Registration begins February 13th.
March Programs and Events
Fowlerville Library Writers
Begins Wednesday, March 2nd at 2:30
Adults. Do you want feedback on your writing projects? are you interested in exploring different writing exercises? If so, join us for our 8-part Spring 2016 session. You are invited to bring a 1-2 page sample for feedback from the group. *To attend the entire series register in person or call 223-9089. Registration begins February 18th.
Missions to Mars
Thursday, March 3rd at 7:00
Adults. Join us in welcoming Dennis Stocker, of the NASA Glenn Speaker Bureau. He will give a talk about NASA's Missions to Mars.*Seating is limited. Register to attend. Registration begins February 18th and includes a refundable $5 cash deposit.
*A Livingston Reads Program
Teen Overnight Lock-In
Friday, March 4th 9:30pm-8am
Teens 6th-12th Grades. Join us for our annual celebration! We'll watch DC Comics movies, make superhero and villain inspired crafts, and play some comic-themed games. Pizza, pop, and snacks will be served.
*Registration is required and includes a 2015-2016 signed Program Permission Form. Register by March 2nd to attend.
Marvel's Toughest Heroes
Friday, March 11th 7-9:30pm
Adults 18-25. Join us to watch X-Men Origins: Wolverine, make decoupage rocks suing old comic book pages, and participate in a nerf gun shooting range. Pizza, pop, and snacks will be served. *Must be 18-25 years old to attend. Register online or at the front desk.
Online Registration for Marvel's Toughest Heroes:
Wednesday, March 9th at 5:30pm
Kindergarten-5th Grades. Dress up in your PJs, grab your favorite "stuffy" and join Miss Beth and Miss Audrey and their favorite "stuffies" for some silly nighttime fun at the library!
*Register in person to attend. Registration begins February 24th.
Once a Month Thursdays at 2:30
Adults. This program is brought to you by local Master Gardeners of the Fowlerville Garden Club. This year's series is inspired by the blockbuster book and movie: "The Martian".
March 24: Hydroponics
April 21: Container Gardens
May 26: Composting
*To attend the entire series register in person or call 223-9089. Registration begins March 10th.