Parent-Child Book DiscussionJoin us this fall for an opportunity to discuss a book with your child. Each month we will discuss a picture book, do a craft, and enjoy a snack all inspired around our featured book of the month. If possible, please stop in a week before program and pick up a copy of the book we will be reading and discussing. For children ages 5-8Westland Area LibrarySaturdays at 11:00 a.m.September 6, October 4 , November 1 and December 13
Join us for what’s become one of the best meet-ups for kids and families in the area. You can capture some quality time with family and friends while playing your favorite card games and board games. You may even decide to try a game you’ve never played before. All ages and skill levels are welcome. Snacks and treats included. No registration required.Westland Area LibraryWednesdays at 6:00 p.m. in the Meeting RoomSeptember 10 and 24; October 8 and 22; November 12 and December 10
Hard Lessons Learned: TarawaAdmiral Nimitz continued his drive across the Central Pacific in November of 1943 with the invasion of Tarawa. The US Marines suffered 3351 casualties in 76 hours of fighting for an island half the size of New York's Central Park. Did mistakes in the planning and execution of this invasion contribute to such heavy losses? Join MSgt Stephen Walter, USMCR (Ret.) for a brief film and insight into the controversy.Grove City Library Thursday, November 20 at 7:00 p.m.
Family StorytimeTuesdays at 10:30 a.m. - For families!September 9, 16, 23 & 30October 7, 14, 21 & 28November 4, 11 & 18Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. - For families!September 11, 18 October 9, 16, 23 & 30November 6, 13 & 20
Preschool StorytimeAll programs are Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Ages 4-6 years old.Westland Area LibrarySeptember 11 & 18October 9, 16, 23 & 30November 6, 13 & 20
Love to knit or crochet? Then you’ll want to join library staff and other caring crafters for our Blankets for Babies project. Come knit or crochet squares to be made into baby blankets. Can’t make the meeting times? You can also drop off squares at the library any time. Visit WarmUpAmerica.org for patterns and general information about the Warm Up America Foundation. All blankets will be donated to Doctors West Hospital for babies in need.Wednesdays, 6:30-8:00 p.m.September 10 and 24; October 8 and 22; November 5 and 19
Baby and Toddler StorytimeAll programs are on Wednesday at 10:30 a.m.Ages birth-3 years oldWestland Area LibrarySeptember 10, 17 & 24October 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29November 5, 12,& 19
Family StorytimeTuesdays at 10:30 a.m.September 9, 16, 23 & 30October 7, 14, 21 & 28November 4, 11 & 18Thursdays at 6:30 p.m.September 11, 18 October 9, 16, 23 & 30November 6, 13 & 20