Lenawee District Library

March 2018 Newsletter

Lenawee Reads: 2018 County-Wide Reading Initiative

Celebrate the 200th anniversary of the novel "Frankenstein" by Mary Shelley with a number of events taking place at libraries throughout Lenawee County. Pick up a pamphlet for more information.

Family Storytime w/monster craft

Tuesday March 6th | 10:30 a.m. @ the Main Branch
perfect for ages birth - kindergarten

Enjoy music, movement and monster stories, then make a fun craft!

Movie Thursday

Thursday March 8th | 2:00 - 3:15 & 6:00 - 7:15 p.m. @ the Main Branch
Showing: "Frankenstein" (1931) -- pg

Featuring Boris Karloff, an obsessed scientist assembles a living being from parts of exhumed corpses.

Literary Bingo!

Thursday March 15th | 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. @ the Main Branch

Play 10 rounds of our unique "library bingo", featuring a new Gothic literature card! Winners take home a prize.

Registration required; ages 18 and up


Onsted Storytime

Thursday March 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th | 11:00 a.m.

Listen to stories in unique and different ways at our weekly storytime. All ages are welcome.

Monday Game Night

Monday March 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th | 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. @ the Clayton Branch

Patrons of all ages can come hang out at the Clayton library, enjoy a snack, and play games.

Treats @ the Branches

Kids can swing by their favorite branch to pick up a snack and a book!

Deerfield and Onsted Branch | 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Clayton Branch | 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Addison Branch | 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Britton Branch | 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Family Storytime

Tuesday mornings | 10:30 a.m. @ the Main Branch

Enjoy funny songs, engaging stories, and much more at our weekly storytime. Great for kids birth through kindergarten.

Every 1st and 3rd storytime includes a special craft

Origami for Kids

Tuesday March 13th | 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. @ the Main Branch

Learn how to make easy folded art.
Registration required; grades 3rd and up. Click HERE to register online.

Britton Movie

Monday March 19th | 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. @ the Britton Branch

Showing: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

It's Harry's third year at Hogwarts; not only does he have a new "Defense Against the Dark Arts" teacher, but there is also trouble brewing. Convicted murderer Sirius Black has escaped the Wizards' Prison and is coming after Harry.


Addison Book Club

Monday March 5th | 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. @ the Addison Branch

Discussing: "The Man Who Loved Books Too Much" by Allison Hoover Bartlett

LDL Book Talk

Tuesday March 27th | 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. @ the Main Branch

Discussing: "The Power of One" by Bryce Courtenay

Adult Programs & Groups

Adult Coloring

Thursday March 1st | 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. @ the Deerfield Branch

Drop-in to the library and relax with coloring. All materials are provided but participants are more than welcome to bring their own.

ages 18+

Spring Into Essential Oils

Thursday March 1st | 6:30 - 7:15 p.m. @ the Main Branch
Saturday March 24th | 10:30 - 11:15 a.m. @ the Onsted Branch*

Learn the way essential oils can be used in the coming season, including all-natural cleaners, allergy combatants, and more!

*registration required; ages 18+ for the Onsted program

Bronna Kahle Office Hours

Friday March 9th | 9:30 - 11:00 a.m. @ the Main Branch

State representative Bronna Kahle will be holding open office hours at the library.
* please note special time for the month of March


Saturday March 10th | 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. @ the Main Branch

Work on your current basket-weaving project, share tips with one another, and enjoy the company of those who love weaving as well.

BINGO! @ Onsted

Friday March 16th | 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. @ the Onsted Branch

Play our fun, library-themed bingo! Winners take home a prize.
Registration required; ages 18+

Lenawee Knitters

Saturday March 17th | 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. @ the Main Branch

Join our monthly knitting group! Bring your project and work on it while enjoying uplifting, inspiring conversation.

LDL Genealogy Group

Tuesday March 27th | 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. @ the Main Branch

Discuss your latest genealogy discoveries, learn the best tips and tricks and connect with others at our monthly genealogy group meeting!

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