Upcoming Events

Monday, May 29, 2017
CLOSED FOR MEMORIAL DAY
10:00 AM -
THE LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED TODAY FOR MEMORIAL DAY!


Monday, June 5, 2017
Teen Summer Reading Program
10:00 AM -


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.  

 



Monday, June 5, 2017
Storybook Artventures
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM



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!




Monday, June 5, 2017
Remembering Civil War Soldiers at Monument Park
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM


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.          
 


Monday, June 5, 2017
Pool Noodle Giant Lollipops
3:00 PM -
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.



Monday, June 5, 2017
Calming Colors Club
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM


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



   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
Book Bingo
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM


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
Children's Summer Reading Program
10:00 AM -

 

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



Monday, June 12, 2017
TWEEN READ
10:00 AM -

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



Monday, June 12, 2017
Scratch-Off Nightscapes
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM


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
Teen Summer Reading Program
10:00 AM -


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
Children's Summer Reading Program
10:00 AM -

 

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



Tuesday, June 20, 2017
TWEEN READ
10:00 AM -

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



Wednesday, June 21, 2017
TDL Afternoon Book Club
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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
Harry Potter Club
3:15 PM - 4:30 PM
CANCELLED! The Harry Potter Club that usually meets on the fourth Monday of each month is cancelled today.  


Monday, June 26, 2017
An Evening With Diana Gabaldon
7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
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
Children's Summer Reading Program
10:00 AM -

 

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



Tuesday, June 27, 2017
TWEEN READ
10:00 AM -

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
Paint by Sticker
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM


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
Children's Summer Reading Program
10:00 AM -

 

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



Monday, July 3, 2017
TWEEN READ
10:00 AM -

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



Monday, July 10, 2017
Teen Summer Reading Program
10:00 AM -


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
Children's Summer Reading Program
10:00 AM -

 

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



Tuesday, July 11, 2017
TWEEN READ
10:00 AM -

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



Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Great Lakes Island Escapes: Michigan's Hidden Gems
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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


 
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.  

 
 



Thursday, July 13, 2017
Paul Keller Trio featuring Sarah D'Angelo and Rick Roe
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM


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

 



Thursday, July 13, 2017
Henry Ford: Life and Times
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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
Children's Summer Reading Program
10:00 AM -

 

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



Monday, July 17, 2017
TWEEN READ
10:00 AM -

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



Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Book Bingo
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM


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


Wednesday, July 19, 2017
TDL Afternoon Book Club
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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
Nature's Recyclers
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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
Children's Summer Reading Program
10:00 AM -

 

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