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Monday, May 29, 2017


10:00 AM -     CLOSED FOR MEMORIAL DAY


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Description:  THE LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED TODAY FOR MEMORIAL DAY!




Monday, June 5, 2017


10:00 AM -     Teen Summer Reading Program


Location:  
Contact:  Anne Keller / 423-2238 / akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  


Teens with a valid library card are invited to participate in the Teen Summer Reading program which begins on June 5th and ends on July 17th. Teens can pick up a registration form from the Library or download one from the Teen page on our website.

Everyone who registers will receive a free book. The grand prize is two Cedar Point tickets. Other prizes will be displayed in the teen area. 

The theme is Build a Better World.


The program is being sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Tecumseh.  

 



10:30 AM - 11:00 AM    Storybook Artventures


Location:  Meeting Room A on the Lower Level
Contact:  Mary Beth Reasoner / 517-423-2238 / mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  



Join us on a STORYBOOK ARTVENTURE
where we link literature to art.

Theme for 2016-2017 = Numbers and Counting

Designed for 20 children ages 18 months to 5 years
and their caregivers.

Presented by
Caryn Sieler and Valorie Veld of Lenawee's Heart & Soul,
Children's Art and Music Studio


Registration required! Click HERE for more information!




1:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Remembering Civil War Soldiers at Monument Park


Location:  Tecumseh District Library
Contact:  Chuck Harpst, Reference.Local History Librarian / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

Find out about the Lenawee County soldiers who courageously fought in the Civil War.  Learn about the rich history of the Civil War monument in Adrian’s Monument Park with local historian and preservationist KZ Bolton.  Discover when it was added to the National Register of Historic Places.          
 


3:00 PM -     Pool Noodle Giant Lollipops


Location:  Meeting Room A1
Contact:  Anne Keller / 423-2238 / akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  
Pool Noodle Giant Lollipops
Teens in grades 7-12 can join us for this over the top craft by making a giant lollipop using pool noodles and duct tape.  6th graders are also welcome since they will be eligible for the 2017 Teen Summer Reading Program.

This program is FREE!  

REGISTRATION
will be required!
Sign up at the Information Desk or call 423-2238.


Attendees will get a chance to learn all about the Teen Summer Reading Program and find out how to win Cedar Point tickets. 

You must be in grades 7-12 to attend!

For more information, please contact Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian, akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org.



6:00 PM - 7:45 PM    Calming Colors Club


Location:  Tecumseh District Library
Contact:  Megan Rapp-Frye / (517) 423-2239 / mrappfrye@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

The Tecumseh District Library Calming Colors Club meets the first monday every month from 6 pm- 7:45 pm. We supply the adult level coloring pages and colored pencils. You just bring your creativity. Feel free to bring snacks for yourself or for the group, and you can also bring a drink with a lid to enjoy. This club is for adults only please as it is a time to relax and unwind. We try to change it every month so you never know what you're going to get!

If you ever buy a coloring book that wasn't quite what you're looking for, we accept donations! Please leave it at the front desk for Megan. Also, if you want to show off your personal books or finished pages, please bring them to the meeting. We love seeing what you've accomplished.




Tuesday, June 6, 2017


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM    "The Civil War: Lenawee County, Laura Haviland & More"


Location:  Tecumseh District Library
Contact:  Chuck Harpst, Reference/Local History Librarian / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  


   Author P.C. Zick writes contemporary fiction, but in 2013 pulled together the journal of her great-grandfather and published the Civil War Journal of a Union Soldier.

Harmon Camburn was born and raised in Adrian, and on April 20, 1861, enlisted in the Union Army.   He had been first a student, and then a teacher, at Laura Haviland's Raisin Institute.  During his time in the Army, he fought in both battles of Bull Run, and was wounded in 1863 in Knoxville, Tennessee. Camburn returned to Adrian where he married and raised four children.

Sponsored with Tecumseh Area Historical Society.





Wednesday, June 7, 2017


1:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Book Bingo


Location:  Tecumseh District Library
Contact:  Chuck Harpst, Reference/Local History Librarian / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

Play bingo to win books and other prizes, have fun and make new friends. All adults are welcome to play.

Special prizes are made possible through the generosity of Magnumcare of Adrian.




 




Monday, June 12, 2017


10:00 AM -     Children's Summer Reading Program


Location:  
Contact:  Mary Beth Reasoner, Children's Librarian / 423-2238 / mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

 

Children's Summer Reading Program begins today!
Click HERE for full details!



10:00 AM -     TWEEN READ


Location:  
Contact:  Mary Beth Reasoner, Children's Librarian / 423-2238 / mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

A Summer Reading Program at Tecumseh District Library
for students entering Fifth Grade or Sixth Grade in the Fall begins today!
Click HERE for full details



6:00 PM - 7:45 PM    Scratch-Off Nightscapes


Location:  Tecumseh District Library, Meeting Room A-1
Contact:  Megan Rapp-Frye / (517) 423-2238 / mrappfrye@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

Tired of the same old, same old craft projects? Join us at the Tecumseh District Library on Monday, June 12th to try something new! Adult patrons can try their hand at beautifully intricate scratch-off nightscape scenes and mandalas. As you remove the silver paint with the special stylus tool, your night scene will come alive with color. The program is free and will run from 6 pm- 7:45 pm. Please call the library at (517) 423-2238 to register. 
 




Monday, June 19, 2017


10:00 AM -     Teen Summer Reading Program


Location:  
Contact:  Anne Keller / 423-2238 / akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  


Teens with a valid library card are invited to participate in the Teen Summer Reading program which ends on July 17th. Teens can pick up a registration form from the Library or download one from the Teen page on our website.

Everyone who registers will receive a free book. The grand prize is two Cedar Point tickets. Other prizes will be displayed in the teen area. 

The theme is Build a Better World.


The program is being sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Tecumseh.  

 





Tuesday, June 20, 2017


10:00 AM -     TWEEN READ


Location:  
Contact:  Mary Beth Reasoner, Children's Librarian / 423-2238 / mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

A Summer Reading Program at Tecumseh District Library
for students entering Fifth Grade or Sixth Grade in the Fall continues through Saturday, July 29th!
Click HERE for full details



10:00 AM -     Children's Summer Reading Program


Location:  
Contact:  Mary Beth Reasoner, Children's Librarian / 423-2238 / mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

 

Children's Summer Reading Program continues through Saturday, July 29th.
Click HERE for full details!





Wednesday, June 21, 2017


3:00 PM - 4:00 PM    TDL Afternoon Book Club


Location:  
Contact:  Sonja Downey / (517) 423-2238 / sdowney@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  
We are reading THE LOWLAND by Jhumpa Lahiri.

Come and join us for a lively discussion. Numerous copies in many formats are available for check-out at the Circulation Desk.




Monday, June 26, 2017


3:15 PM - 4:30 PM    Harry Potter Club


Location:  Tecumseh District Library
Contact:   / 423-2238 /
Description:  CANCELLED! The Harry Potter Club that usually meets on the fourth Monday of each month is cancelled today.  


7:00 PM - 7:45 PM    An Evening With Diana Gabaldon


Location:  Adrian District Library, 143 East Maumee Stree, Adrian, MI 49221
Contact:  Megan Rapp-Frye / (517) 423-2238 / mrappfrye@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  Join us for an evening with Diana Gabaldon!



 
The Tecumseh District Library, in conjunction with the Adrian District Library, is proud to present “An Evening with Diana Gabaldon,” the internationally renowned best-selling author of the Outlander series! On Monday, June 26th, Diana Gabaldon will be joining us via Skype from her home in Arizona to talk about the Outlander series, her new book, and much more!

 Join us at the Adrian District Library at 7 p.m. to see her Skype talk. This event is free and open to everyone. Space is limited, so come early for a seat.  Questions will be asked after her talk, time permitting. We hope to see you at this remarkable event.

The Adrian District Library is located at 143 East Maumee Street, Adrian, MI 49221. For any questions, please contact Megan Rapp-Frye at the Tecumseh District Library (517) 423-2238. 





Tuesday, June 27, 2017


10:00 AM -     Children's Summer Reading Program


Location:  
Contact:  Mary Beth Reasoner, Children's Librarian / 423-2238 / mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

 

Children's Summer Reading Program continues through Saturday, July 29th.
Click HERE for full details!



10:00 AM -     TWEEN READ


Location:  
Contact:  Mary Beth Reasoner, Children's Librarian / 423-2238 / mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

A Summer Reading Program at Tecumseh District Library
for students entering Fifth Grade or Sixth Grade in the Fall continues through Saturday, July 29th!
Click HERE for full details





Saturday, July 1, 2017


1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    Paint by Sticker


Location:  Tecumseh District Library, Meeting Room A-1
Contact:  Megan Rapp-Frye / (517) 423-2238 / mrappfrye@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

Paint by Sticker

Have you ever wanted to create a masterpiece but just aren’t sure about paints or the mess entailed? Well, look no further! Join us on Saturday, July 1st from 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm at the Tecumseh District Library to paint by sticker. Create masterworks of art or scenic naturescapes with precut, colorful stickers. Everything will be provided to you, but you may want to bring a set of tweezers for the tinier, more challenging sticker pieces. This program is open to adults only. Please call the library at (517) 423-2238 to register for this free program.  
 




Monday, July 3, 2017


10:00 AM -     TWEEN READ


Location:  
Contact:  Mary Beth Reasoner, Children's Librarian / 423-2238 / mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

A Summer Reading Program at Tecumseh District Library
for students entering Fifth Grade or Sixth Grade in the Fall continues through Saturday, July 29th!
Click HERE for full details



10:00 AM -     Children's Summer Reading Program


Location:  
Contact:  Mary Beth Reasoner, Children's Librarian / 423-2238 / mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

 

Children's Summer Reading Program continues through Saturday, July 29th.
Click HERE for full details!





Monday, July 10, 2017


10:00 AM -     Teen Summer Reading Program


Location:  
Contact:  Anne Keller / 423-2238 / akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  


Teens with a valid library card are invited to participate in the Teen Summer Reading program which ends on July 17th. Teens can pick up a registration form from the Library or download one from the Teen page on our website.

Everyone who registers will receive a free book. The grand prize is two Cedar Point tickets. Other prizes will be displayed in the teen area. 

The theme is Build a Better World.


The program is being sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Tecumseh.  

 





Tuesday, July 11, 2017


10:00 AM -     Children's Summer Reading Program


Location:  
Contact:  Mary Beth Reasoner, Children's Librarian / 423-2238 / mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

 

Children's Summer Reading Program continues through Saturday, July 29th.
Click HERE for full details!



10:00 AM -     TWEEN READ


Location:  
Contact:  Mary Beth Reasoner, Children's Librarian / 423-2238 / mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

A Summer Reading Program at Tecumseh District Library
for students entering Fifth Grade or Sixth Grade in the Fall continues through Saturday, July 29th!
Click HERE for full details



7:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Great Lakes Island Escapes: Michigan's Hidden Gems


Location:  Tecumseh District Library
Contact:  Chuck Harpst, Reference/Local History Librarian / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

Join Michigan Notable author Maureen Dunphy as she discusses her recently published work, Great Lakes Island Escapes: Ferries and Bridges to Adventure.  A writer, teacher, consultant, and traveler, Dunphy found her passion in exploring Michigan's hidden gems--its series of small, secluded islands.  In fact, the Great Lakes Basin is the largest freshwater system on the planet, home to more than 30,000 tiny islands.  Discover the beauty and magic of these hard-to-reach parts of Michigan's lakes.  Copies of the book will be available for purchase and signing.





Thursday, July 13, 2017


1:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Wizarding Wands Workshop


Location:  Meeting Room A1
Contact:  Anne Keller or Megan Rapp-Frye / 423-2238 / akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org or mrappfrye@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

 
Wizarding Wands Workshop
 
Join us for the afternoon and make a Harry Potter wizarding wand.  This FREE class is being taught by Jerald Chatfield and designed for 7th - 12th graders. 

This event will take place on Thursday, July 13th from 1 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Refreshments will be served.  

For more information call 423-2238 or email Anne Keller at akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org or Megan Rapp-Frye at mrappfrye@tecumsehlibrary.org

Registration will be required. Please sign up at the Information Desk.  

 
 



1:00 PM - 2:00 PM     Paul Keller Trio featuring Sarah D'Angelo and Rick Roe


Location:  Tecumseh Senior Center, 703 E. Chicago Blvd.
Contact:  Chuck Harpst, Reference/Local History Librarian / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

Enjoy the music of the 1940’s, 1950’s and contemporary favorites with Paul Keller Trio – featuring Sarah D’Angelo and Rick Roe

Jazz bassist, composer, arranger and bandleader Paul Keller and his ensemble have been a favorite with Detroit and Ann Arbor jazz fans for years.  His performances have included a range of jazz styles with arrangements for groups ranging from trio to big band.  In addition to Keller, the trio features singer Sarah D’Angelo and pianist Rick Roe.

This special community concert is made possible through the generosity of Magnum Care of Adrian, ProMedica Charlotte Stephenson Manor and Tecumseh Senior
Center

 



7:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Henry Ford: Life and Times


Location:  Tecumseh District Library
Contact:  Chuck Harpst, Reference/Local History Librarian / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

Explore Henry Ford and his family with historian Todd Bryan, Henry Ford Heritage Association Board member.  Learn about his inventions and some of the ways he changed the world.  Find out about both the positive and more controversial aspects of his strong personality.  
 





Monday, July 17, 2017


10:00 AM -     TWEEN READ


Location:  
Contact:  Mary Beth Reasoner, Children's Librarian / 423-2238 / mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

A Summer Reading Program at Tecumseh District Library
for students entering Fifth Grade or Sixth Grade in the Fall continues through Saturday, July 29th!
Click HERE for full details



10:00 AM -     Children's Summer Reading Program


Location:  
Contact:  Mary Beth Reasoner, Children's Librarian / 423-2238 / mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

 

Children's Summer Reading Program continues through Saturday, July 29th.
Click HERE for full details!





Wednesday, July 19, 2017


1:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Book Bingo


Location:  Tecumseh District Library
Contact:  Chuck Harpst, Reference/Local History Librarian / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

Play bingo to win books and other prizes, have fun and make new friends. All adults are welcome to play.


3:00 PM - 4:00 PM    TDL Afternoon Book Club


Location:  
Contact:  Sonja Downey / (517) 423-2238 / sdowney@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  
We are reading THE LIFE WE BURY by Allan Eskens.

Come and join us for a lively discussion. Numerous copies in many formats are available for check-out at the Circulation Desk.




Thursday, July 20, 2017


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Nature's Recyclers


Location:  Tecumseh District Library
Contact:  Chuck Harpst, Reference/Local History Librarian / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  
While meeting live roaches, rodents and a turkey vulture with the Leslie Science & Nature Center staff, you will learn the important role that scavengers and decomposers play in our everyday lives.  Meeting these underappreciated recyclers will prove to be an experience that you will not forget.

This special event with live animals is designed for ages 10 & up.

Click here to register.
 





Monday, July 24, 2017


10:00 AM -     Children's Summer Reading Program


Location:  
Contact:  Mary Beth Reasoner, Children's Librarian / 423-2238 / mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

 

Children's Summer Reading Program ends THIS Saturday, July 29th.
Click HERE for full details!



10:00 AM -     TWEEN READ


Location:  
Contact:  Mary Beth Reasoner, Children's Librarian / 423-2238 / mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

A Summer Reading Program at Tecumseh District Library
for students entering Fifth Grade or Sixth Grade in the Fall ends THIS Saturday, July 29th!
Click HERE for full details



6:30 PM - 8:00 PM    Preserving Michigan Fresh: A Food Preservation Workshop


Location:  Tecumseh District Library
Contact:  Chuck Harpst, Reference/Local History Librarian / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

During this demonstration workshop with Jeannie Nichols, MSU Extension Senior Educator, learn how to successfully and safely use a pressure canner for low acid foods, a water bath canner and a steam canner for acid foods. 

Class fee is $10.

Register at https://events.anr.msu.edu/foodpreslenaweejuly2017 or contact Jeannie at nicho115@msu.edu or 517-439-9301.  
 





Tuesday, July 25, 2017


7:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Artistic Flair Night at the Clinton Arts Center


Location:  Clinton Arts Center, 9842 Fisk Rd., Clinton
Contact:  Chuck Harpst, Reference/Local History Librarian / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

Explore your artistic flair at the Clinton Arts Center by decorating a tile, which will be part of the wall in the main area of the new arts center in downtown Clinton.  Paint a glass to take home with you.   Get a behind the scenes tour of the facility.  Learn about the wonderful classes at the arts center. 

The materials fee  for the evening is $1, which will be collected the night of the open house.  

Click here to register.





Thursday, July 27, 2017


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Nature Hike and Garden Walk


Location:  Hidden Lake Gardens, 6214 Monroe Rd., Tipton
Contact:  Chuck Harpst, Reference/Local History Librarian / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  
Spend the evening hiking the trails or walking the gardens at Hidden Lake Gardens.  Staff and volunteers will guide TDL guests on a nature hike or garden walk - your choice - highlighting the beauty of nature and plants on a midsummer evening.  Don’t miss this family-friendly event.  Please wear sneakers or hiking shoes, and dress for outdoor weather.
 
Click here to register.




Saturday, July 29, 2017


10:00 AM -     TWEEN READ


Location:  
Contact:  Mary Beth Reasoner, Children's Librarian / 423-2238 / mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

A Summer Reading Program at Tecumseh District Library
for students entering Fifth Grade or Sixth Grade in the Fall.
This is the LAST DAY to bring in completed booklists by 5 p.m.
Click HERE for full details



10:00 AM -     Children's Summer Reading Program


Location:  
Contact:  Mary Beth Reasoner, Children's Librarian / 423-2238 / mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

 

Today is the LAST DAY to bring in completed Children's Summer Reading Program Booklets by 5 p.m.
Click HERE for full details!





Tuesday, August 1, 2017


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Around the World with Doug & Julia Jackson


Location:  Tecumseh District Library
Contact:  Chuck Harpst, Reference/Local History Librarian / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  
 
One year. No home. No jobs. No school. All their belongings on their backs. Meet the Jacksons, who faced daily challenges and overcame seemingly insurmountable obstacles as they took a year (2006), leaving their normal lives in Dexter behind to travel around the world with their two daughters.   Doug and Julia will share photos and stories highlighting some of the many adventures, lessons, and strategies used on their excursion across the globe spanning over 32 countries in 6 continents.





Tuesday, August 8, 2017


7:00 PM - 9:00 PM    History of Lenawee County Farming


Location:  Tecumseh District Library
Contact:  Chcuk Harpst, Reference/Local History Librarian / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

Explore the rich history of agriculture in Lenawee County with local historian and author Ray Lennard.  Learn about the challenges pioneer families faced growing crops and how Lenawee County became the breadbasket for Chicago and Detroit.  Find out about the local cheese industry.
 
 




Saturday, August 12, 2017


1:00 PM - 2:15 PM    Codecademy


Location:  Meeting Room A1
Contact:  Anne Keller / 423-2238 / akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

The Tecumseh District Library will host an introductory lesson in basic coding.  This class will teach students the basic fundamentals of coding using Google CS. Registration will be required.  Students should bring their own headphones to class.  The class will last approximately 60 - 70 minutes and is appropriate for ages 10 - 14. We will provide computers for everyone.  Students can bring their own computer but we will not have outlets to charge them.

 We hope to offer a coding club in the fall.  

Please call 423-2238 to reserve your spot today!





Tuesday, August 15, 2017


1:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Bumpa: Extraordinary Bond between a grandfather and grandson


Location:  Tecumseh Senior Center, 703 E. Chicago Blvd.
Contact:  Chuck Harpst, Reference/Local History Librarian / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

 Meet local writer Robert L. Vogel, author of Bumpa.  His recently published memoir details remembrances of a father who discarded him and a grandfather who mentored, loved and protected him while becoming his best friends.  Copies of the book will be available for purchase and signing.

Bumpa is Vogel’s first published book.  He is CEO of a large lumber-manufacturing business in southeastern Michigan.  He and his wife of 40 years have three grown children and three grandchildren.  They live on a farm in Tecumseh.

 


6:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Under the National Park Umbrella: Where Wildlife and History Abound


Location:  Tecumseh District Library
Contact:  Chuck Harpst / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  
 
Celebrate the work of the National Park Service and its mission to preserve unimpaired our natural and cultural resources with retired educator Don Chalfant.  Find out about the remarkable sites under National Park umbrella, such as the refuges, forests, grasslands, monuments, memorial rivers, seashores, parkways, lakeshores and landmarks.

Chalfant received his undergraduate and graduate degrees from the University of Michigan.  He retired from the Ann Arbor Schools in 1995, where he taught elementary students for many years.  In retirement, Don indulges his passion for the outdoors, and especially for birding.   He has recently added nature photography to his list of enthusiastic pursuits.

 




Wednesday, August 16, 2017


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Book Bingo


Location:  Tecumseh District Library
Contact:  Chuck Harpst, Reference/Local History Librarian / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

Play bingo to win books and other prizes, have fun and make new friends. All adults are welcome to play.
 




Tuesday, August 29, 2017


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Scenic Art Trail Tour


Location:  Tecumseh District Library
Contact:  Chuck Harpst, Reference/Local History Librarian / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

Take a guided tour of the Art Trail Tecumseh’s Sculpture Exhibit with the City of Tecumseh’s Economic Development Director Paula Holtz.  Learn more about the Art Trail, which is a Downtown Development Authority (DDA) project and made possible with the funding through the DDA and the Sage Foundation.  Don’t miss this opportunity to explore modern art with family, friends and other members of the community.

The tour begins at 7 p.m. in the Herrick Garden, which is located in front of the library.

 





Tuesday, September 12, 2017


10:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Fall Holiday Craft Make and Take Program


Location:  Imagination Station on the Main Floor
Contact:  Lorrie Parker / 517-423-2238 / lparker@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  
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AFTER SCHOOL FALL HOLIDAY CRAFTS PROGRAM
FOR THIRD AND FOURTH GRADERS!

 
Registration for this Craft Program begins today.  You may choose to attend the Wednesday, October 4th class or the Thursday, October 5th class.  Both classes will meet from 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. in Imagination Station! Registration is required and begins on Tuesday, September 12, 2017.  Click HERE for more information.


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Gardening with Plants from Biblical Times


Location:  Tecumseh District Library
Contact:  Chuck Harpst, Reference/Local History Librarian / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  


 

Discover the plants of the Bible that are able to grow in Midwestern gardens and landscapes today with Paul Pfeifer, Managing Director of Hidden Lake Gardens.  We will also note where various trees, shrubs, flowers, vines, and food-bearing plants of today are mentioned in the Bible as well as how these plants were used during Biblical times.






Thursday, September 14, 2017


1:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Singing and Dancing with Cat Canyon


Location:  Tecumseh Senior Center, 703 E. Chicago Blvd.
Contact:  Chuck Harpst, Reference/Local History Librarian / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  



Enjoy a late summer concert with local singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist Cat Canyon, who performs heartfelt renditions of original and cover songs from the 1900’s to contemporary.  Be ready to move around, sing along and have fun with traditional tunes that we know and love.

Canyon performs hundreds of shows a year, including wineries, restaurants, festivals, private parties, corporate events, senior facilities and more.  

Sponsored with Tecumseh Senior Center.
 


 


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Laura Haviland: Abolitionist, Educator & More


Location:  Tecumseh District Library
Contact:  Chuck Harpst, Reference/Local History Librarian / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

Learn about the influence Laura Haviland had on the rest of the country in her crusade to end slavery, educate African-Americans, and enfranchise all races and sexes with author Sheryl White, who wrote the historical novel—Underground Angel.  White's interest in Haviland began as she lived and taught in Haviland, Kansas, a town named after the Adrian native. She wrote her dissertation on Laura Haviland and her legacy of the town of Haviland.
 





Tuesday, September 19, 2017


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Author appearance TBA


Location:  
Contact:   / /
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Wednesday, September 20, 2017


1:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Book Bingo


Location:  Tecumseh District Library
Contact:  Chuck Harpst, Reference/Local History Librarian / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

Play bingo to win books and other prizes, have fun and make new friends. All adults are welcome to play.
 




Wednesday, October 4, 2017


4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Fall Holiday Craft Make and Take Program


Location:  Imagination Station on the Main Floor
Contact:  Lorrie Parker / 517-423-2238 / lparker@tecumsehlibrary.org
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AFTER SCHOOL FALL HOLIDAY CRAFTS PROGRAM
FOR THIRD AND FOURTH GRADERS!

 
You may choose to attend the Wednesday, October 4th class or the Thursday, October 5th class.  Both classes will meet from 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. in Imagination Station! Registration is required and begins on Tuesday, September 12, 2017. Call 517-423-2238 or click HERE to register.




Thursday, October 5, 2017


4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Fall Holiday Craft Make and Take Program


Location:  Imagination Station on the Main Floor
Contact:  Lorrie Parker / 517-423-2238 / lparker@tecumsehlibrary.org
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AFTER SCHOOL FALL HOLIDAY CRAFTS PROGRAM
FOR THIRD AND FOURTH GRADERS
!

 
Option 2: You may choose to attend today, Thursday, October 5th from 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. in Imagination Station! Registration is required and begins on Tuesday, September 12, 2017. Call 517-423-2238 or click HERE to register.




Tuesday, October 10, 2017


6:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Paper Clay Masks: With a SteamPunk Twist


Location:  Tecumseh District Library
Contact:  Chuck Harpst, Reference/Local History Librarian / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
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Find out how to use paper clay to create a 3D SteamPunk style Hallowen mask with local artist Mathew Sowers!  Learn how to use paper clay, how to utilize a variety of objects, both created and found, to complete your mask.  A variety of techniques will be introduced for you to finish the surface of your personalized mask to your individual liking.

Sponsored with the Clinton Arts Center.

Registration begins Monday, September 18th.

More details to come.

 

 





Wednesday, October 18, 2017


1:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Book Bingo


Location:  Tecumseh District Library
Contact:  Chuck Harpst, Reference/Local History Librarian / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
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Play bingo to win books and other prizes, have fun and make new friends. All adults are welcome to play.




Tuesday, October 24, 2017


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Author appearance TBA


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Wednesday, November 15, 2017


1:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Book Bingo


Location:  Tecumseh District Library
Contact:  Chuck Harpst, Reference/Local History Librarian / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

Play bingo to win books and other prizes, have fun and make new friends. All adults are welcome to play.




Wednesday, December 6, 2017


1:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Book Bingo


Location:  Tecumseh District Library
Contact:  Chuck Harpst, Reference/Local History Librarian / (517) 423-2238 / charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
Description:  

Play bingo to win books and other prizes, have fun and make new friends. All adults are welcome to play.