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CADL closed for holiday

Friday, November 25, 2016
Capital Area District Libraries (system-wide)
All CADL branches are closed for the holidays on Nov. 24 & 25. Regular hours will resume on Saturday, Nov. 26.
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CADL closed for holiday

Monday, December 26, 2016
Capital Area District Libraries (system-wide)
All CADL branches are closed for the holidays on Dec. 24, 25, & 26. Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, Dec. 27.
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Family Minecraft Nights (All ages)

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
South Lansing
Challenge yourself or teach your parents and siblings how to play! Seating and play time may be limited depending on number of participants.
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Flick's Family Film Festival at Celebration Cinema (Held off-site)

All Day
Capital Area District Libraries (system-wide)
CADL is sponsoring family movies at Celebration Cinema in Lansing! Kids 12 & under get in free; adult price is $5. Movies are shown multiple times per day, opening on Friday and running through the following Thursday. Visit celebrationcinema.com for details. Now showing: "Nine Lives" (PG), running Sept. 30-Oct. 6.
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Little Builders (Ages up to 5)

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
South Lansing
Bring your little ones to play with our collection of chunky building sets. Imaginative play helps them develop early literacy skills.

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Registration is open

*Impression 5 Science Series: Paper Circuits (Ages 8–12)

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
South Lansing
Staff from Impression 5 will help kids learn the science of circuits. Use copper tape, batteries and LEDs to make a greeting card, then make it light up! Ages 6–7 welcome with adult supervision. *Registration required; call 517-272-9840 x202 or click on "Register."
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Drop-in LEGO Club (Age 6 & up)

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
South Lansing
Kids love getting creative with our LEGO collection! Imaginative play helps them develop skills used for reading.
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Drop-in Homework Help (Grades K-12)

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
South Lansing
Drop in for free personal tutoring in any subject for grades K-12, provided by college students.
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Family Storytime (Ages up to 6)

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
South Lansing
Engaging stories, songs and activities to help children build early literacy skills
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Drop-in Homework Help (Grades K-12)

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
South Lansing
Drop in for free personal tutoring in any subject for grades K-12, provided by college students.
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Teen & Adult Movie Matinee (Teens & Adults)

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
South Lansing
Enjoy a PG or PG-13 creepy movie on the big screen.
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Flick's Family Film Festival at Celebration Cinema (Held off-site)

All Day
Capital Area District Libraries (system-wide)
CADL is sponsoring family movies at Celebration Cinema in Lansing! Kids 12 & under get in free; adult price is $5. Movies are shown multiple times per day, opening on Friday and running through the following Thursday. Visit celebrationcinema.com for movie titles and times during the week of Oct. 7-13.
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Little Builders (Ages up to 5)

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
South Lansing
Bring your little ones to play with our collection of chunky building sets. Imaginative play helps them develop early literacy skills.

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Science Saturday: Bats! (Ages 6-12)

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
South Lansing
See live bats and learn how they use sound waves (echolocation) to navigate in the dark, plus hear about their important role in the food web. Older children and teens also welcome. 
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Tadpole Storytime at I5 (Held off-site)

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Capital Area District Libraries (system-wide)
CADL’s early literacy experts have teamed up with Impression 5’s education specialists for science storytimes geared to ages 3-6. Admission to I5 is free when you show your CADL card or I5 member card (with seating on a first-come basis). We’ll have a different topic and science activity each month. Today’s topic: Spooky Science
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Drop-in Homework Help (Grades K-12)

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
South Lansing
Drop in for free personal tutoring in any subject for grades K-12, provided by college students.
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Family Storytime (Ages up to 6)

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
South Lansing
Engaging stories, songs and activities to help children build early literacy skills
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Drop-in Homework Help (Grades K-12)

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
South Lansing
Drop in for free personal tutoring in any subject for grades K-12, provided by college students.
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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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Teen & Adult Movie Matinee (Teens & Adults)

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
South Lansing
Enjoy a PG or PG-13 creepy movie on the big screen.
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Flick's Family Film Festival at Celebration Cinema (Held off-site)

All Day
Capital Area District Libraries (system-wide)
CADL is sponsoring family movies at Celebration Cinema in Lansing! Kids 12 & under get in free; adult price is $5. Movies are shown multiple times per day, opening on Friday and running through the following Thursday. Visit celebrationcinema.com for movie titles and times during the week of Oct. 14-20.
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Little Builders (Ages up to 5)

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
South Lansing
Bring your little ones to play with our collection of chunky building sets. Imaginative play helps them develop early literacy skills.

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Halloween Magic with Maciek (All ages)

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
South Lansing
This award-winning magician has appeared on a wide variety of TV shows and performed in thousands of venues. His exciting performance will captivate audiences of all ages.
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Meet Author Tom Carr (Adults)

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
South Lansing
Learn about some of Michigan’s most infamous murders—dating from the 1700s—from Blood on the Mitten author Tom Carr. Books will be available for sale and signing. Hear an excerpt at WKAR.
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Family Tree Talk--Genie Research with MSU Archives (Teens & Adults)

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
South Lansing
We meet every month for lively discussion of family history stories and resources you can use to find more. Today's topic: Genealogical Research at Michigan State University Archives hosted by MSU Archivist 
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