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CADL Closed for Holiday

Monday, September 04, 2017
Capital Area District Libraries (system-wide)
All CADL branches are closed from Saturday, Sept.2-Monday, Sept. 4 for Labor Day weekend. Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, Sept. 5.
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Magician Baffling Bill (All ages)

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Downtown Lansing
It’s a blueprint for fun when Bill and his sidekick Gus the Bunny bring magic to the stage.
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Speculative Book Discussion (Adults)

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Downtown Lansing
We meet each month to discuss new and classic speculative fiction. This month: After the Fall, Before the Fall, During the Fall by Nancy Kress
 
 
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Family Storytime (Ages up to 6)

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Downtown Lansing
1st Floor - Storytime Area
Engaging stories and activities to help children build early literacy skills
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Summer Cinema (All ages)

2:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Downtown Lansing
Basement - Auditorium
See a family film on the big screen in our auditorium. Today: The Secret Life of Pets (PG)
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Drop-in LEGO Club (Age 4 & up)

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Downtown Lansing
Kids love getting creative with our LEGO collection! Imaginative play helps them develop skills used for reading.
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Operation Backpack (All ages)

9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Downtown Lansing
1st Floor - Lobby
Help us reach our goal of collecting 1,000 backpacks stuffed full of school supplies for children in our community. CADL is partnering with St. Vincent Catholic Charities, Delta Dental of Michigan, TWO MEN AND A TRUCK and others for this local campaign. Please bring donations of new backpacks and school supplies to CADL Downtown Lansing during open hours, now through Aug. 17. Find more information and a list of suggested items here.
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Meet Author Tyler Benson (Held off-site)

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Capital Area District Libraries (system-wide)
Taking the kids to the fair? Stop by the Shirley Clark Pavilion to meet Tyler Benson, author of the popular Adventures of Onyx book series. Regular fair admission rates apply; find details at inghamfair.org.   
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Kids' Day at the Ingham County Fair (Held off-site)

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Capital Area District Libraries (system-wide)
Taking the kids to the fair? Stop by the Shirley Clark Pavilion for a free ride on Linc’s Little Reading Railroad! Our Mobile Library will be there, with items to check out. From 10:30-11:30, you can meet Tyler Benson, author of the popular Adventures of Onyx book series for kids! Regular fair admission rates apply; find details at inghamfair.org.   
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Hawk Hill Raptors (All ages)

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Downtown Lansing
Get up close and personal with live birds of prey like hawks and falcons.
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Brew Pub Book Club (Held off-site)

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Downtown Lansing
Our book group meets at Soup Spoon Cafe, 1419 E. Michigan Ave. in Lansing. This month: Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
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Family Storytime (Ages up to 6)

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Downtown Lansing
1st Floor - Storytime Area
Engaging stories and activities to help children build early literacy skills
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Summer Cinema (All ages)

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Downtown Lansing
Basement - Auditorium
See a family film on the big screen in our auditorium. Today: Trolls (PG)
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Drop-in LEGO Club (Age 4 & up)

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Downtown Lansing
Kids love getting creative with our LEGO collection! Imaginative play helps them develop skills used for reading.
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Animal Adventure Show (All ages)

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Downtown Lansing
Folktales combine with live animals to launch the story right off the page. Limited to the first 75 to arrive.
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Family Storytime (Ages up to 6)

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Downtown Lansing
1st Floor - Storytime Area
Engaging stories and activities to help children build early literacy skills
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Summer Cinema (All ages)

2:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Downtown Lansing
Basement - Auditorium
See a family film on the big screen in our auditorium. Today: Goosebumps (Jack Black) - PG
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*Minecraft Game Night (Ages 8-18)

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Downtown Lansing
Get your game on with fellow players in an after-hours event open to all skill levels. Younger children welcome with adult supervision. Also enter an on-site drawing for a pair of movie passes. *Registration required and begins July 14; call 517-367-6367 or click on "Register."
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Drop-in LEGO Club (Age 4 & up)

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Downtown Lansing
Kids love getting creative with our LEGO collection! Imaginative play helps them develop skills used for reading.
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Operation Backpack (All ages)

9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Downtown Lansing
1st Floor - Lobby
Help us reach our goal of collecting 1,000 backpacks stuffed full of school supplies for children in our community. CADL is partnering with St. Vincent Catholic Charities, Delta Dental of Michigan, TWO MEN AND A TRUCK and others for this local campaign. Please bring donations of new backpacks and school supplies to CADL Downtown Lansing during open hours, now through Aug. 17. Find more information and a list of suggested items here.
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BookSleuth LIVE (Facebook & Twitter)

1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Capital Area District Libraries (system-wide)
Has the trail gone cold in your search for a good book? BookSleuth is on the case! Today from 1-6 p.m., post on CADL's Facebook wall or tweet with titles of the last three books you enjoyed. Our literary detective will reply with a suggested title just for you.
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Summer Cinema (All ages)

2:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Downtown Lansing
Basement - Auditorium
See a family film on the big screen in our auditorium. Today: The Wizard of Oz (G)
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Drop-in LEGO Club (Age 4 & up)

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Downtown Lansing
Kids love getting creative with our LEGO collection! Imaginative play helps them develop skills used for reading.
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Drop-in LEGO Club (Age 4 & up)

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Downtown Lansing
Kids love getting creative with our LEGO collection! Imaginative play helps them develop skills used for reading.
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Speculative Book Discussion (Adults)

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Downtown Lansing
We meet each month to discuss new and classic speculative fiction. This month: Caves of Steel by Isaac Asimov
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