Lenawee District Library

October 2018 Newsletter

Britton Branch Halloween Craft

Monday October 29th | 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Enjoy a snack and make pumpkin slime!

Registration required; grades 1st and up. Call the library at 517-451-2860 to sign up!

Main Halloween Party

Tuesday October 30th | 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Play games, make crafts, and visit with Paul McCormack's creepy critters!

All ages welcome! Costumes are encouraged.


LDL Family Movie

Thursday October 11th | 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. @ the Main Branch

Showing: Hocus Pocus (pg)

Enjoy bewitchingly yummy refreshments while you watch!

Movie may not be suitable for young children.

Britton Movie

Monday October 15th | 3:30 - 6:00 p.m.

Showing: Harry Potter & the Deathly Hallows Part 1

As Harry races against time and evil to destroy the Horcruxes, he uncovers the existence of three most powerful objects in the wizarding world: the Deathly Hallows.


Clayton Game Night

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

Challenge one another on the Wii, or go old school with some classic board games. Enjoy snacks while you hang out. All ages welcome!

Family Storytime

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

Enjoy a number of fun activities including dance, music makers, parachute and of course, stories! Every 1st and 3rd storytime includes a special activity.

Treats @ the Branches


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

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


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

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

Onsted Storytime

Every Thursday @ 11:00 a.m.

Listen to a variety of stories told through unique and interactive ways!

All ages welcome.

Adult Coloring

Thursday October 4th | 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. @ the Deerfield Branch

Relax with the enjoyable, calming activity of adult coloring. Materials are provided but participants are more than welcome to bring their own.

Enjoy snacks while you socialize!

Bronna Kahle Office Hours

Friday October 12th | 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. @ the Main Branch

State Representative Kahle will be hosting her open office hours at the library. Bronna will meet with visitors on a first-come first-serve basis.

Fall Mason Jar Lanterns

Friday October 12th | 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. @ the Onsted Branch

Turn mason jars into festive lanterns. There will also be a fall banner craft, as well!

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


Saturday October 13th | 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. @ the Main Branch

If you love basket weaving, then consider joining our monthly weavers group!

Lenawee Knitters

Saturday October 20th | 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. @ the Main Branch

Hang out with other needle mavens at our monthly knitting group! All skillsets are welcome.

LDL Genealogy Group

Tuesday October 23rd | 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. @ the Main Branch

Our genealogy group meets monthly at the library, gathering to discuss the latest developments in family research, as well as the best tips and tricks for achieving your own success!

This month the group will be joined by researchers who are familiar with DNA testing and how it's being used in genealogical research.

....................................click HERE to register for wine cork pumpkins!....................................

LDL Book Sale

Saturday October 27th | 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. @ the Main Branch

Refresh your bookshelves at our monthly book sale! Everything from hardcover, paperbacks, magazines, DVDs and more!


Coming in November: Books on Tap

Our fall/winter seasonal book club will be starting up in November! Keep an eye out for upcoming information!