Lenawee District Library

January 2018 Newsletter


Computer Basics

Friday January 12th, 19th, & 26th | 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. @ the Clayton Branch

Learn the very basics of computer operation and work up to browsing the web and setting up an email account.

Registration is required as space is limited; ages 18+. Call 517-445-2619 to sign up.

Perler Beads

Saturday January 13th | 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. @ the Main Branch

Make animals, characters and more using plastic perler beads at this fun program!

Registration required; grades 4th and up. Call 517-263-1011 to sign up.

Introduction to Essential Oils

Thursday January 11th | 6:30 - 7:15 p.m. @ the Main Branch
Saturday January 27th | 10:00 - 10:45 a.m. @ the Onsted Branch

Learn about essential oils and the benefits their usage can have in your daily life.


Addison Book Club

Monday January 8th | 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. @ the Addison Branch

Discussing: "When Men Become Gods" by Stephen Singular

Onsted Book Club

Monday January 8th | 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. @ the Onsted Branch

Discussing: "The Kitchen Madonna" by Rumer Godden and "The Second After" by William Forstchen

Wonder Worker Book Club

Wednesday January 17th | 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. @ the Deerfield Branch

Discussing: "Quicksand" by Henning Mankell

LDL Book Talk

Tuesday January 23rd | 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. @ the Main Branch

Discussing: "Sycamore Row" by John Grisham

Books on Tap

Thursday January 25th | 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. @ Cotton Brewing Company

Discussing: "I'm Down" by Mischna Wolff


Introduction to Bullet Journals

Thursday January 4th | 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Take a deep-dive into bullet journals, including what they are and how they can help keep you organized in the new year.

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

Evening Family Storytime

Monday January 8th | 6:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Put on your pajamas and enjoy a night of movement, dance, music and books! Great for kids birth - age 5, but all ages are welcome.

Bronna Kahle Office Hours

Friday January 12th | 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Lenawee Weavers

Saturday January 13th | 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

If you're someone who loves basket weaving, then join our monthly group! Work on your project, discuss techniques, and enjoy friendly conversation.

Lenawee Knitters

Saturday January 20th | 10:00 a.m. - noon

Bring your current knitting project and work on it with others who love the art form just as much!

Afternoon Craft

Monday January 22nd | 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Enjoy an afternoon craft and turn Popsicle sticks into pallet-like drink coasters.

Registration required; ages 18+

Documenting Your Genealogy Research

Monday January 22nd | 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Learn to document, compile, and store your findings for easier access and future re-evaluation

Registration required; ages 18+

Genealogy Group

Tuesday January 23rd | 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Join our monthly genealogy group to stay up on the latest research tips, discuss your finds, and much more!

January Book Sale

Saturday January 27th | 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.


Treats on Friday

3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Swing by the library and grab a yummy treat. Check out some books for the week, as well!


Treats on Friday

3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Enjoy a delicious snack at the library! Grab some exciting books while you're there!


Monday January 15th | 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Make Hogwart's house ties before watching "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone". Enjoy a butterbeer during the film!


Treats on Wednesday

4:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Hang out at the library, grab a snack, and pick up a couple of books!

Game Night

Monday January 15th | 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Come by the library for a fun night of game playing. Whether you go classic board games or play on the Wii, invite your friends for this all-ages program! Enjoy a snack while you're there!


Treats on Wednesday

3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Enjoy a snack and check out some books for the week!

Adult Coloring

Thursday January 4th | 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Relax with some intricate coloring and friendly conversation. All materials are provided but patrons are more than welcome to bring their own.


Treats on Wednesday

3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Come by the library for a treat!

Wii, Movie & Treats

Wednesday January 17th | 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Play the Wii with your friends, watch the movie "Despicable Me 3" and enjoy a delicious snack!


Friday January 19th | 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Join us for our monthly library-twist Bingo! Match book titles to authors and sort through which book title belongs to James Patterson. Winners take home a prize!

Registration required; ages 18+. Call 517-467-6298 to sign up.