Lenawee District Library

January 2019 Newsletter

A Retirement Announcement

Our beloved Deerfield librarian, Rose Piotter, will be retiring from the Lenawee District Library at the beginning of January. Take time to visit Rose one last time and remind her how much she'll be missed!

The Deerfield library will be having a week-long celebration, featuring snacks, from January 2nd - 5th during library hours.

Introduction to Genealogy:

Part 1: Wednesday January 9th & Part 2: Thursday January 10th | 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. @ the Main Branch

Learn everything you need to know at this informative two-part class about how to start your genealogy quest. * it is encouraged that participants attend both classes

Teen Game Night

Wednesday January 16th | 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. @ the Main Branch

Eat pizza, play board games, and challenge your friends on the Wii!

Grades 6th and up. Program will take place the third Wednesday of every month.


Treats @ the Branches

Swing by your favorite library and grab a delicious treat every week!

Treats on Wednesday:

3:00 - 5:00 p.m. @ the Onsted & Deerfield Branches

4:30 - 6:30 p.m. @ the Clayton Branch

Treats on Friday:

3:00 - 5:00 p.m. @ the Addison Branch

3:00 - 4:00 p.m. @ the Britton Branch

Onsted Storytime

Every Thursday morning @ 11:00 a.m.

Listen to and engage in fun, unique storytelling.

All ages welcome.

* there will be no storytime on January 10th

Clayton Game Night

Every Monday from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Game lovers of all ages are invited to hang out at the library, play various board and Wii games, and enjoy snacks!

Family Evening Storytime

Monday January 7th | 6:30 p.m. @ the Main Branch

Put on your pajamas and swing by the library for some pre-bedtime stories!

Bird Feeders

Wednesday January 9th | 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. @ the Onsted Branch

Make bird feeders out of different materials, including pine cones and tin cans!

Registration required; grades 1st and up. Call 517-467-2623 to sign up!

Britton Monday Movie

Monday January 21st | 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Showing: Hotel Transylvania 3

Count Dracula and company participate in a cruise
for sea-loving monsters, unaware their boat is being commandeered by the monster-hating Van Helsing family. -- rated pg



Recycled Card Boxes

Thursday January 3rd | 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. @ the Deerfield Branch

Bring your old holiday / greeting cards and re-purpose them into boxes!

Ages 18+.

Bronna Kahle Office Hours

Friday January 18th | 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. @ the Main Branch

Bronna will meet with residents on a first-come first-serve basis.

BINGO! @ Onsted

Friday January 18th | 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Play our unique library bingo! Winners take home a prize!

Registration required; ages 18+. Call 517-467-2623 to sign up.

Book Sale

Saturday January 26th | 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. @ the Main Branch

Fill up those bookshelves with some gently used books at our monthly booksale! Looking for puzzles, DVDs or magazines? We've got those too!

Winter Silhouette Luminary Jars

Thursday January 31st | 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. & 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. @ the Main Branch

Turn jars into glowing snowy wonderlands, perfect for those dark winter nights!

Registration required; ages 18+. Call 517-263-1011 to sign up.

Click HERE to register for the afternoon.

Click HERE to register for the evening.


LDL Genealogy Group

Tuesday January 22nd | 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. @ the Main Branch

Gather with others at our monthly genealogy meetings. Share your local findings, get insight into how others are going about their own journeys, and much more!