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Upcoming Programs and Events

Supervision of Children Policy

The library is a public place, and as such, cannot be responsible for unattended children. For their safety and protection:
 
Children under the age of seven must be accompanied and adequately supervised by an adult throughout the building. Children 7-11 years of age must have an adult in the building.
 



Our Lego Club will have our next meeting at the library on Thursday, March 5th at 5 pm. Lego Club is for kids in Grades K-6 and meets on the 1st Thursday of each month during the school year. Ms. Kelly will provide the Legos. No registration is required.
 



On Thursday, February 20th at 5 pm, kids in Grades 2-6 can come to our American Club to meet Cecile and Marie-Grace, two friends from 1853 whose stories are intertwined. We will do crafts and activities related to this time period, and related to their home city of New Orleans. Snacks will be provided. Registration is required and can be done by calling the library at 586-725-0273.
 



In honor of “March is Reading Month”, Kids in Grades K-5 can join us at the library for a variety of book themed games on Wednesday, March 4th at 5 pm. Registration is required. You can register online or by calling the library at 586-725-0273.
 



Kids in Grades K-5 can join us to build their own marshmallow catapult on Wednesday, March 11th at 5 pm. Registration is required. You can register online through our website or by calling the library at 586-725-0273.

 



Preschoolers can now experience the thrill of being in the circus! Cirque Amongus will be presenting a circus themed workshop for kids ages 2-5 on Tuesday, February 18th at 11 am. The students rotate through a circuit of circus skills involving balance, wheels and coordination. This program is brought to us courtesy of a Michigan Humanities Touring Grant and the Friends of MacDonald Public Library.
 


Toddler & Preschool Storytimes:
Toddlers and Preschoolers can join us for stories, songs and a craft on the following dates. No registration required.

Tuesday, March 3rd at 10 am and 11 am
Wednesday, March 4th  at 11 am
Theme: M is for March

Tuesday, March 10th at 10 am and 11 am
Wednesday, March 11th at 11 am
Theme: Ms. Kelly's Favorites

Tuesday, March 17th at 10 am and 11 am
Wednesday, March 18th at 11 am
Theme: Rainbows

Tuesday, March 24th at 10 am and 11 am
Wednesday, March 25th at 11 am
Theme: Light and Dark

Tuesday, March 31st at 10 am and 11 am
Wednesday, April 1st at 11 am
Theme: Think Spring

Tuesday, April 7th at 10 am and 11 am
Wednesday, April 8th at 11 am
Theme: Money and Counting



BABY STORYTIMES
For babies under 24th months (with caregiver)

Thursdays at 10:15 am
March 5th - April 9th
No Storytime March 19th



For the latest listings of weekly storytime songs and activities check out Miss Kelly's Storytime Blog:
http://storytimewithmskelly.blogspot.com/




To log books for our 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Program or receive personalized book recommendations for your child head over to Beanstack
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