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CADL Closed for holiday

Monday, September 05, 2016
Capital Area District Libraries (system-wide)
All CADL branches are closed for Labor Day weekend. Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, Sept. 6.
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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 at Capital City Comic Con (Held off-site)

10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Capital Area District Libraries (system-wide)
Don't miss the 2nd annual Capital City Comic Con, featuring comic artists, publishers, vendors, cosplay and more. CADL is pleased to sponsor all the main stage presentations, including Ryan Stegman, best known for his work on Marvel Comics characters like She-Hulk and Spider-Man. Panel presentations will include Jason Howard and Ryan Claytor. Be sure to stop by CADL's booth for giveaways and info about our digital comics collection. Held at MSU's Breslin Center; visit the Comic Con site for ticket info and more.
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Family Movie Matinee (All ages)

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
South Lansing
Cool off with a G or PG rated movie on the big screen.
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Tinkering with Raspberry Pi (Ages 8-15)

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
South Lansing
Check out the library’s brand new Raspberry Pi’s! Limited to the number of devices available; discoveries will be made in teams.
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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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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: Transportation
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Bunny Storytime (Ages up to 6)

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
South Lansing
Be there when a live bunny joins us for stories!
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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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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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Animal Petting Zoo (All ages)

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
South Lansing
Join us for an incredible morning with amazing animals. Please dress for the weather—event will be held outside. From 11:30-12:30, we'll have free painting for the kids!
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All Aboard for Linc's Little Reading Railroad (All ages)

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
South Lansing
Linc's Little Reading Railroad will be here today with free rides on our colorful four-car train! Plus we'll have free face painting for the kids.
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Lansing’s Founding Fathers in Historic Cemeteries (Teens & Adults)

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
South Lansing
Join The Friends of Lansing’s Historic Cemeteries for a fascinating visual tour of Lansing’s prominent citizens who currently reside at Mt. Hope Cemetery. 
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Family Tree Talk (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: Funeral Homes and Family History--They Are Dying to Meet You!

 
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Brunch & Books Group (Adults)

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
South Lansing
Grab a friend and join us for a celebration of great books! Quarterly selections are decided by the book group. This month: My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry by Frederik Backman

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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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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 begins 9/9/2016 at 10:00 AM

*Minecraft Game Night (Ages 8-15)

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
South Lansing
Get your game on with fellow Minecrafters in an after-hours event open to beginner, intermediate and advanced players. A limited number of accounts are available to borrow. *Registration required starting Sept. 9; call 517-272-9840 x202 or click on "Register." 
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Family Movie Matinee (All ages)

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
South Lansing
Enjoy a G or PG-rated movie on the big screen.
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NEW! STEM Storytime (Ages up to 6)

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
South Lansing
Young children will explore science, technology, engineering and math concepts through picture books, games and hands-on activities.
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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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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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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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