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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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Annual LEGO Building Challenge (Ages up to 18)

10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Williamston
Take the LEGO challenge! Submit a creation of your own design using this year's Summer Reading theme, “Build a Better World.” Prizes will be awarded in three age groups: Preschool–Grade 1, Grades 2–5, and Grades 6–12. Drop off entries at the library during open hours the week of July 24-28. Prizes will be awarded on Friday, Aug. 4 at 1 p.m.
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Little Builders Storytime (Age 2 & up)

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Dansville
Stories, songs and activities for our littlest builders
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Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-6)

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Mason
Engaging stories, songs and activities to help build early literacy skills. Please enter via ramp door.
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Early Literacy Playtime (Ages up to 5)

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Williamston
Stories and easy-to-make activities designed to help caregivers prepare their little ones for reading.  
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Family Storytime (Ages up to 6)

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Williamston
Engaging stories, songs and activities to help build early literacy skills
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Hula Hoop with Lansing Hoops (All ages)

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Leslie
Learn some hooping skills from the experts! Stay in shape while having fun. Held at Leslie Middle School. Seating is on a first-come basis. 
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Movers & Readers Playtime (Ages up to 3)

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Holt-Delhi
Lively stories and activities for young children and their caregivers
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Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-6)

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Okemos
Engaging stories, songs and activities to help children build early literacy skills
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Baby Storytime (Ages up to 2)

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Dansville
Stories, songs and movement for our youngest readers and their caregivers. On the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays, you’re welcome to stay after storytime for a Rural Moms Group meeting, led by the Willow Tree Family Center.
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Summer STEAM Series (Ages 7-17)

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Haslett
Join us on Tuesdays this summer for a different experiment or activity every week. Today: Marble Maze Party—Make a maze you can take home.

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Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-6)

11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Holt-Delhi
Engaging stories, songs and activities to help children build early literacy skills
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Rural Moms Group (Adults)

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Dansville
Join us on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month for a meeting led by the Willow Tree Family Center. Connect with other area parents to discuss the challenges and joys surrounding babyhood. Children welcome; activities provided.
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RAM Trails Bookish Walkers (Held off-site)

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Holt-Delhi
Held at Veterans Memorial Gardens
Meet in Veteran's Park for a two-mile lunch walk westbound (Holt Road to Eifert and back), and discuss what you’re currently reading.
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Storytime for Big Kids (Age 5 & up)

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Holt-Delhi
Come listen to the next chapter in a storytime for those who have graduated from Pre–school Storytime, or for anyone who loves listening to stories.
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Registration is open

*Android Basics (Adults)

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Holt-Delhi
Learn the basics Android phones and tablets, plus some tips and tricks for how to customize them. Bring your fully charged device for a hands-on session. *Registration required; call 517-694-9351 x3 or click on "Register."
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Crafternoons (Adults)

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Haslett
This is a weekly informal gathering for people who like to craft and share ideas. Bring your project and join us in the library Community Room.
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*Build a Better Community (Ages 6–15)

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Foster
Foster Community Center
Donate some time to help make the world a better place! Today we will make fleece blankets to donate to Project Linus. *Registration required; call 517-485-5185.
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Impression 5 Science Center--Build It Challenge (Ages 8–12)

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Webberville
Build with cups and straws to see how factors like shape, size and type of material make a difference in how strong a structure is. Limited to the first 40 to arrive.
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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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Drop-in LEGO Club (Age 4 & up)

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Williamston
Kids love getting creative with our LEGO collection! Imaginative play helps develop skills used for reading.
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*Minecraft Game Night (Ages 8-15)

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Leslie
Get your game on with fellow Minecrafters in this 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 beginning June 16; call 517-589-9400.
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Magician Baffling Bill (All ages)

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Okemos
It’s a blueprint for fun when Bill and his sidekick Gus the Bunny bring magic to the library.
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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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Annual LEGO Building Challenge (Ages up to 18)

10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Williamston
Take the LEGO challenge! Submit a creation of your own design using this year's Summer Reading theme, “Build a Better World.” Prizes will be awarded in three age groups: Preschool–Grade 1, Grades 2–5, and Grades 6–12. Drop off entries at the library during open hours the week of July 24-28. Prizes will be awarded on Friday, Aug. 4 at 1 p.m.
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