Friday November 13, 2020
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Book on Every Bed Holiday Book Collection

Give the Gift of Reading—help put a “Book on Every Bed” this holiday season!

The Grand Ledge Area District Library is once again accepting donations of new and gently used children’s books to distribute to children at need in our community. The greatest need is for elementary school level chapter and picture books-- but donations for pre-schoolers and middle & high school youth are welcome too! Donations accepted through Nov. 23, 2020, distribution in late November or early December.

Thank you for making a child's holiday bright!

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Give the Gift of Reading—help put a “Book on Every Bed” this holiday season!

The Grand Ledge Area District Library is once again accepting donations of new and gently used children’s books to distribute to children at need in our community. The greatest need is for elementary school level chapter and picture books-- but donations for pre-schoolers and middle & high school youth are welcome too! Donations accepted through Nov. 23, 2020, distribution in late November or early December.

Thank you for making a child's holiday bright!

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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Grand Ledge United signs available FREE

We have free signs available for the Grand Ledge United community support initiative at the library. Pick one up anytime from the display near the door-- or ask for yours at the desk. To learn more about the work of this community initiative, visit Grand Ledge United on Facebook

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

We have free signs available for the Grand Ledge United community support initiative at the library. Pick one up anytime from the display near the door-- or ask for yours at the desk. To learn more about the work of this community initiative, visit Grand Ledge United on Facebook

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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Make A Silly Story with GLAD-Libs!

Everybody like to get silly! Giggle, grin and fill in the blanks to make your very own, very silly story! Pick up (or download) our "GLAD-Libs Silly Story Sheet" and have some family fun being super silly and creative!

When your story is done, bring it in or send us a picture of it to gladlprogramming@gmail.com  so we can Share the Silliness!cheeky

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Everybody like to get silly! Giggle, grin and fill in the blanks to make your very own, very silly story! Pick up (or download) our "GLAD-Libs Silly Story Sheet" and have some family fun being super silly and creative!

When your story is done, bring it in or send us a picture of it to gladlprogramming@gmail.com  so we can Share the Silliness!cheeky

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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Take-Home Craft: Snow-flocked Pinecones Kit Pick-Up

 Snow-Flocked Pinecones Take Home Craft pick up!

Decorate an pinecone for a snowy, glitter-flecked decoration!  We provide the pinecone, glue, flocking materials and the glitter, but you might choose to add other trims-- ribbons, pom-poms, tiny beads-- to decorate them. Nice for the home and great for gifts!! Pick up your Take Home Craft Kit at the library after Nov 13th,. first come first serve. Then watch our how to make it  video on our YouTube channel for crafting and story ideas on Monday, Nov 23 at 11 am. 

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

 Snow-Flocked Pinecones Take Home Craft pick up!

Decorate an pinecone for a snowy, glitter-flecked decoration!  We provide the pinecone, glue, flocking materials and the glitter, but you might choose to add other trims-- ribbons, pom-poms, tiny beads-- to decorate them. Nice for the home and great for gifts!! Pick up your Take Home Craft Kit at the library after Nov 13th,. first come first serve. Then watch our how to make it  video on our YouTube channel for crafting and story ideas on Monday, Nov 23 at 11 am. 

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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Virtual Trivia Contest from KaHoot!

Do You KaHoot?? Celebrate International Games Week and play a virtual trivia game Free with KaHoot!

Are you a Trivia Novice or a Trivia Master? Find out--Download the FREE KaHoot Trivia App to your device and join us for fun trivia challenges for all ages. New trivia challenges posted Fridays twice a month—check the events calendar for dates and come join the fun. Click the link below, and challenge your family and friends—who will be the Trivia Champion!

 This weeks topic: Healthy Foods! Watch for the Top Trivia Scores posted by Avatar name on our GLADL Facebook and in the library to see how you did! No account needed to play—just follow the link to join! 

Start the Challenge!

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Do You KaHoot?? Celebrate International Games Week and play a virtual trivia game Free with KaHoot!

Are you a Trivia Novice or a Trivia Master? Find out--Download the FREE KaHoot Trivia App to your device and join us for fun trivia challenges for all ages. New trivia challenges posted Fridays twice a month—check the events calendar for dates and come join the fun. Click the link below, and challenge your family and friends—who will be the Trivia Champion!

 This weeks topic: Healthy Foods! Watch for the Top Trivia Scores posted by Avatar name on our GLADL Facebook and in the library to see how you did! No account needed to play—just follow the link to join! 

Start the Challenge!

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Virtual Preschool Storytime

Hard to get out to a Library Storytime? Families and young children can join us each Friday for our Virtual Preschool Storytimes!  Library staff have selected some exciting stories and fun activities to share! Listen, play and sing along with new stories and old favorites.

We'll incorporate important elements of early literacy in each session, and our virtual storytimes will change each Friday. Each new storytime premiers on our Youtube channel on Fridays -- and then is available so your family can watch, play and enjoy again and again!

Also available on our website from gladl.org/curiousgladl/ for even more resources

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Hard to get out to a Library Storytime? Families and young children can join us each Friday for our Virtual Preschool Storytimes!  Library staff have selected some exciting stories and fun activities to share! Listen, play and sing along with new stories and old favorites.

We'll incorporate important elements of early literacy in each session, and our virtual storytimes will change each Friday. Each new storytime premiers on our Youtube channel on Fridays -- and then is available so your family can watch, play and enjoy again and again!

Also available on our website from gladl.org/curiousgladl/ for even more resources

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

Saturday November 14, 2020
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Book on Every Bed Holiday Book Collection

Give the Gift of Reading—help put a “Book on Every Bed” this holiday season!

The Grand Ledge Area District Library is once again accepting donations of new and gently used children’s books to distribute to children at need in our community. The greatest need is for elementary school level chapter and picture books-- but donations for pre-schoolers and middle & high school youth are welcome too! Donations accepted through Nov. 23, 2020, distribution in late November or early December.

Thank you for making a child's holiday bright!

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Give the Gift of Reading—help put a “Book on Every Bed” this holiday season!

The Grand Ledge Area District Library is once again accepting donations of new and gently used children’s books to distribute to children at need in our community. The greatest need is for elementary school level chapter and picture books-- but donations for pre-schoolers and middle & high school youth are welcome too! Donations accepted through Nov. 23, 2020, distribution in late November or early December.

Thank you for making a child's holiday bright!

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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Take-Home Craft: Snow-flocked Pinecones Kit Pick-Up

 Snow-Flocked Pinecones Take Home Craft pick up!

Decorate an pinecone for a snowy, glitter-flecked decoration!  We provide the pinecone, glue, flocking materials and the glitter, but you might choose to add other trims-- ribbons, pom-poms, tiny beads-- to decorate them. Nice for the home and great for gifts!! Pick up your Take Home Craft Kit at the library after Nov 13th,. first come first serve. Then watch our how to make it  video on our YouTube channel for crafting and story ideas on Monday, Nov 23 at 11 am. 

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

 Snow-Flocked Pinecones Take Home Craft pick up!

Decorate an pinecone for a snowy, glitter-flecked decoration!  We provide the pinecone, glue, flocking materials and the glitter, but you might choose to add other trims-- ribbons, pom-poms, tiny beads-- to decorate them. Nice for the home and great for gifts!! Pick up your Take Home Craft Kit at the library after Nov 13th,. first come first serve. Then watch our how to make it  video on our YouTube channel for crafting and story ideas on Monday, Nov 23 at 11 am. 

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 

Meeting for the Michigan Horse drawn vechicle association

CONTACT: Cady Ness-Smith  517-281-9139  sascns@gmail.com

Meeting for the Michigan Horse drawn vechicle association

CONTACT:
  Cady Ness-Smith
  517.281.9139
   sascns@gmail.com

Sunday November 15, 2020
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Grand Ledge United signs available FREE

We have free signs available for the Grand Ledge United community support initiative at the library. Pick one up anytime from the display near the door-- or ask for yours at the desk. To learn more about the work of this community initiative, visit Grand Ledge United on Facebook

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

We have free signs available for the Grand Ledge United community support initiative at the library. Pick one up anytime from the display near the door-- or ask for yours at the desk. To learn more about the work of this community initiative, visit Grand Ledge United on Facebook

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 

Timely, timeless, funny, touching... read a sampling of poetry from our library collections and from books in the MEL interloan system, on our GLADL Facebook page each Sunday. We select poems famous and obscure, classical and current, from all around the world and from local and regional poets too. Whenever possible, featured poems are linked to the book, or music resource , so you can easily follow up to read more. Join us on our Facebook for Poetry from Our Shelves.

 
CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Timely, timeless, funny, touching... read a sampling of poetry from our library collections and from books in the MEL interloan system, on our GLADL Facebook page each Sunday. We select poems famous and obscure, classical and current, from all around the world and from local and regional poets too. Whenever possible, featured poems are linked to the book, or music resource , so you can easily follow up to read more. Join us on our Facebook for Poetry from Our Shelves.

 
CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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Take-Home Craft: Snow-flocked Pinecones Kit Pick-Up

 Snow-Flocked Pinecones Take Home Craft pick up!

Decorate an pinecone for a snowy, glitter-flecked decoration!  We provide the pinecone, glue, flocking materials and the glitter, but you might choose to add other trims-- ribbons, pom-poms, tiny beads-- to decorate them. Nice for the home and great for gifts!! Pick up your Take Home Craft Kit at the library after Nov 13th,. first come first serve. Then watch our how to make it  video on our YouTube channel for crafting and story ideas on Monday, Nov 23 at 11 am. 

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

 Snow-Flocked Pinecones Take Home Craft pick up!

Decorate an pinecone for a snowy, glitter-flecked decoration!  We provide the pinecone, glue, flocking materials and the glitter, but you might choose to add other trims-- ribbons, pom-poms, tiny beads-- to decorate them. Nice for the home and great for gifts!! Pick up your Take Home Craft Kit at the library after Nov 13th,. first come first serve. Then watch our how to make it  video on our YouTube channel for crafting and story ideas on Monday, Nov 23 at 11 am. 

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

Monday November 16, 2020
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Take-Home Craft: Snow-flocked Pinecones Kit Pick-Up

 Snow-Flocked Pinecones Take Home Craft pick up!

Decorate an pinecone for a snowy, glitter-flecked decoration!  We provide the pinecone, glue, flocking materials and the glitter, but you might choose to add other trims-- ribbons, pom-poms, tiny beads-- to decorate them. Nice for the home and great for gifts!! Pick up your Take Home Craft Kit at the library after Nov 13th,. first come first serve. Then watch our how to make it  video on our YouTube channel for crafting and story ideas on Monday, Nov 23 at 11 am. 

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

 Snow-Flocked Pinecones Take Home Craft pick up!

Decorate an pinecone for a snowy, glitter-flecked decoration!  We provide the pinecone, glue, flocking materials and the glitter, but you might choose to add other trims-- ribbons, pom-poms, tiny beads-- to decorate them. Nice for the home and great for gifts!! Pick up your Take Home Craft Kit at the library after Nov 13th,. first come first serve. Then watch our how to make it  video on our YouTube channel for crafting and story ideas on Monday, Nov 23 at 11 am. 

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
TCOA Virtual Workshop: Diabetes PATH

Join facilitators from the Tri-County Office on Aging (TCOA) for Diabetes PATH (Personal Action Toward Health) a virtual Workshop for those managing the challenges of diabetes.

This workshop is offered Mondays, Oct. 26 – Nov. 30, 2020. You may join at anytime. The workshop is free, but donations are accepted. Suggested donation is $25 but it is not required. To register: Call Tri-County Office on Aging at 517-887-1465. You will receive the Zoom link at registrationZoom has helpful video tutorials about how to connect Other important meeting controls (like mute, camera,etc.)

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Join facilitators from the Tri-County Office on Aging (TCOA) for Diabetes PATH (Personal Action Toward Health) a virtual Workshop for those managing the challenges of diabetes.

This workshop is offered Mondays, Oct. 26 – Nov. 30, 2020. You may join at anytime. The workshop is free, but donations are accepted. Suggested donation is $25 but it is not required. To register: Call Tri-County Office on Aging at 517-887-1465. You will receive the Zoom link at registrationZoom has helpful video tutorials about how to connect Other important meeting controls (like mute, camera,etc.)

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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3:00 PM - 3:15 PM
GLADL Book Features

Today: Thanksgiving Children's books with Miss Carol.  https://youtu.be/RH6jFtfY_Fc

Our staff has picked some favorites from our library collections to share with you! See what's new and exciting in books, movies, music, audio books and more from our Adult, Youth and Children's departments. We'll also look "back in the stacks" to highlight other favorites, too. GLADL Book Features will premier new content on Mondays at 3 pm, 2x a month on our GLADL Facebook & YouTube channel.

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Today: Thanksgiving Children's books with Miss Carol.  https://youtu.be/RH6jFtfY_Fc

Our staff has picked some favorites from our library collections to share with you! See what's new and exciting in books, movies, music, audio books and more from our Adult, Youth and Children's departments. We'll also look "back in the stacks" to highlight other favorites, too. GLADL Book Features will premier new content on Mondays at 3 pm, 2x a month on our GLADL Facebook & YouTube channel.

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

Tuesday November 17, 2020
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Grand Ledge United signs available FREE

We have free signs available for the Grand Ledge United community support initiative at the library. Pick one up anytime from the display near the door-- or ask for yours at the desk. To learn more about the work of this community initiative, visit Grand Ledge United on Facebook

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

We have free signs available for the Grand Ledge United community support initiative at the library. Pick one up anytime from the display near the door-- or ask for yours at the desk. To learn more about the work of this community initiative, visit Grand Ledge United on Facebook

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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Take-Home Craft: Snow-flocked Pinecones Kit Pick-Up

 Snow-Flocked Pinecones Take Home Craft pick up!

Decorate an pinecone for a snowy, glitter-flecked decoration!  We provide the pinecone, glue, flocking materials and the glitter, but you might choose to add other trims-- ribbons, pom-poms, tiny beads-- to decorate them. Nice for the home and great for gifts!! Pick up your Take Home Craft Kit at the library after Nov 13th,. first come first serve. Then watch our how to make it  video on our YouTube channel for crafting and story ideas on Monday, Nov 23 at 11 am. 

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

 Snow-Flocked Pinecones Take Home Craft pick up!

Decorate an pinecone for a snowy, glitter-flecked decoration!  We provide the pinecone, glue, flocking materials and the glitter, but you might choose to add other trims-- ribbons, pom-poms, tiny beads-- to decorate them. Nice for the home and great for gifts!! Pick up your Take Home Craft Kit at the library after Nov 13th,. first come first serve. Then watch our how to make it  video on our YouTube channel for crafting and story ideas on Monday, Nov 23 at 11 am. 

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
TCOA Virtual Workshop: Chronic Pain PATH

Join facilitators from the Tri-County Office on Aging (TCOA) for Chronic Pain PATH (Personal Action Toward Health) virtual workshop for those facing the challenge of Chronic Pain. 

Participants are taught effective tools to better self-manage their condition and its impact on their life. Offered Tuesdays, Oct. 13 – Nov. 17, 2020 from 10:00 am – 12 noon.  Join at any time. The workshop is free but donations are accepted. Suggested donation is $25 but it is not required. Workshop participants connect virtually  with Zoom. For your security, TCOA sends program registrants a Zoom contact to join the meeting. To register: Call Tri-County Office on Aging at 517-887-1465

Zoom has helpful video tutorials about how to connect Other important meeting controls (like mute, camera,etc.)
CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Join facilitators from the Tri-County Office on Aging (TCOA) for Chronic Pain PATH (Personal Action Toward Health) virtual workshop for those facing the challenge of Chronic Pain. 

Participants are taught effective tools to better self-manage their condition and its impact on their life. Offered Tuesdays, Oct. 13 – Nov. 17, 2020 from 10:00 am – 12 noon.  Join at any time. The workshop is free but donations are accepted. Suggested donation is $25 but it is not required. Workshop participants connect virtually  with Zoom. For your security, TCOA sends program registrants a Zoom contact to join the meeting. To register: Call Tri-County Office on Aging at 517-887-1465

Zoom has helpful video tutorials about how to connect Other important meeting controls (like mute, camera,etc.)
CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Timbercreek Condos Board Meeting

Hi there!  This is the board meeting for the Timbercreek Condo association.  We have 8-10 people.  Thank you!

Abbey Brooks

CONTACT: Abbey Brooks  989-400-1227  abbeyebrooks@gmail.com

Hi there!  This is the board meeting for the Timbercreek Condo association.  We have 8-10 people.  Thank you!

Abbey Brooks

CONTACT:
  Abbey Brooks
  989.400.1227
   abbeyebrooks@gmail.com

Wednesday November 18, 2020
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Take-Home Craft: Snow-flocked Pinecones Kit Pick-Up

 Snow-Flocked Pinecones Take Home Craft pick up!

Decorate an pinecone for a snowy, glitter-flecked decoration!  We provide the pinecone, glue, flocking materials and the glitter, but you might choose to add other trims-- ribbons, pom-poms, tiny beads-- to decorate them. Nice for the home and great for gifts!! Pick up your Take Home Craft Kit at the library after Nov 13th,. first come first serve. Then watch our how to make it  video on our YouTube channel for crafting and story ideas on Monday, Nov 23 at 11 am. 

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

 Snow-Flocked Pinecones Take Home Craft pick up!

Decorate an pinecone for a snowy, glitter-flecked decoration!  We provide the pinecone, glue, flocking materials and the glitter, but you might choose to add other trims-- ribbons, pom-poms, tiny beads-- to decorate them. Nice for the home and great for gifts!! Pick up your Take Home Craft Kit at the library after Nov 13th,. first come first serve. Then watch our how to make it  video on our YouTube channel for crafting and story ideas on Monday, Nov 23 at 11 am. 

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
AARP Virtual Presentation: My Car Keys are in the Fridge... When to Worry When You Start to Forget.

Forgetting where you put your keys isn't a concern, but finding them misplaced in the fridge might be. Learn the difference between normal forgetfulness and early signs of dementia. Check back for the link to this live event on the AARP Michigan Facebook page!

See all of AARP Michigan's virtual events here: https://states.aarp.org/michigan/aarp-michigan-virtual-events. See what AARP Michigan doing and attend Facebook Live events here: https://www.facebook.com/aarp.michigan/live/. Join AARP Michigan for FREE virtual events every month.  
 

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Forgetting where you put your keys isn't a concern, but finding them misplaced in the fridge might be. Learn the difference between normal forgetfulness and early signs of dementia. Check back for the link to this live event on the AARP Michigan Facebook page!

See all of AARP Michigan's virtual events here: https://states.aarp.org/michigan/aarp-michigan-virtual-events. See what AARP Michigan doing and attend Facebook Live events here: https://www.facebook.com/aarp.michigan/live/. Join AARP Michigan for FREE virtual events every month.  
 

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Virtual RAISE Them Up Parenting Empowerment Class

RAISE Them Up are parent-empowering classes focused on YOU!. Parents are invited to learn new parenting strategies, find support, guidance and become familiar with the Nurturing Parenting Program principles in a very open, non-judgmental setting. This free program is currently offered online via Zoom by trained facilitators from Eaton RESA

"We hope you are well and making it through the glitch in the matrix known as 2020! We are back in action, this Wednesday at 5:30pm via Zoom. Join us this week for our discussion, and please use the Zoom link! First come first serve!" 
Zoom Meeting
 
Questions? Contact our RAISE facilitators: raiselansing@gmail.com, or call (517) 541-8912.

 

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  programming@gladl.org
LOCATION: 1931 Room

RAISE Them Up are parent-empowering classes focused on YOU!. Parents are invited to learn new parenting strategies, find support, guidance and become familiar with the Nurturing Parenting Program principles in a very open, non-judgmental setting. This free program is currently offered online via Zoom by trained facilitators from Eaton RESA

"We hope you are well and making it through the glitch in the matrix known as 2020! We are back in action, this Wednesday at 5:30pm via Zoom. Join us this week for our discussion, and please use the Zoom link! First come first serve!" 
Zoom Meeting
 
Questions? Contact our RAISE facilitators: raiselansing@gmail.com, or call (517) 541-8912.

 

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   programming@gladl.org

LOCATION: 1931 Room

Thursday November 19, 2020
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Grand Ledge United signs available FREE

We have free signs available for the Grand Ledge United community support initiative at the library. Pick one up anytime from the display near the door-- or ask for yours at the desk. To learn more about the work of this community initiative, visit Grand Ledge United on Facebook

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

We have free signs available for the Grand Ledge United community support initiative at the library. Pick one up anytime from the display near the door-- or ask for yours at the desk. To learn more about the work of this community initiative, visit Grand Ledge United on Facebook

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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Take-Home Craft: Snow-flocked Pinecones Kit Pick-Up

 Snow-Flocked Pinecones Take Home Craft pick up!

Decorate an pinecone for a snowy, glitter-flecked decoration!  We provide the pinecone, glue, flocking materials and the glitter, but you might choose to add other trims-- ribbons, pom-poms, tiny beads-- to decorate them. Nice for the home and great for gifts!! Pick up your Take Home Craft Kit at the library after Nov 13th,. first come first serve. Then watch our how to make it  video on our YouTube channel for crafting and story ideas on Monday, Nov 23 at 11 am. 

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

 Snow-Flocked Pinecones Take Home Craft pick up!

Decorate an pinecone for a snowy, glitter-flecked decoration!  We provide the pinecone, glue, flocking materials and the glitter, but you might choose to add other trims-- ribbons, pom-poms, tiny beads-- to decorate them. Nice for the home and great for gifts!! Pick up your Take Home Craft Kit at the library after Nov 13th,. first come first serve. Then watch our how to make it  video on our YouTube channel for crafting and story ideas on Monday, Nov 23 at 11 am. 

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Myths & Legends: Virtual Presentations

Join us on our YouTube Channel to explore Myths & Legends and maybe a few classic Fairy Tales of many lands and culturesHere are characters we know: wizards, princes and princesses, tricksters, heroes, villains-- and characters like Zeus, Odin, Theseus, The Great Turtle, The Firebird and more! We'll premier a new presentation twice a month and explore the cultures that gave rise to these stories, the books and resources that tell the tales, and how stories told in different lands are similar and-- and different. Find new and familiar stories to explore!    

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Join us on our YouTube Channel to explore Myths & Legends and maybe a few classic Fairy Tales of many lands and culturesHere are characters we know: wizards, princes and princesses, tricksters, heroes, villains-- and characters like Zeus, Odin, Theseus, The Great Turtle, The Firebird and more! We'll premier a new presentation twice a month and explore the cultures that gave rise to these stories, the books and resources that tell the tales, and how stories told in different lands are similar and-- and different. Find new and familiar stories to explore!    

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

Friday November 20, 2020
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Take-Home Craft: Snow-flocked Pinecones Kit Pick-Up

 Snow-Flocked Pinecones Take Home Craft pick up!

Decorate an pinecone for a snowy, glitter-flecked decoration!  We provide the pinecone, glue, flocking materials and the glitter, but you might choose to add other trims-- ribbons, pom-poms, tiny beads-- to decorate them. Nice for the home and great for gifts!! Pick up your Take Home Craft Kit at the library after Nov 13th,. first come first serve. Then watch our how to make it  video on our YouTube channel for crafting and story ideas on Monday, Nov 23 at 11 am. 

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

 Snow-Flocked Pinecones Take Home Craft pick up!

Decorate an pinecone for a snowy, glitter-flecked decoration!  We provide the pinecone, glue, flocking materials and the glitter, but you might choose to add other trims-- ribbons, pom-poms, tiny beads-- to decorate them. Nice for the home and great for gifts!! Pick up your Take Home Craft Kit at the library after Nov 13th,. first come first serve. Then watch our how to make it  video on our YouTube channel for crafting and story ideas on Monday, Nov 23 at 11 am. 

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 

 Remember everything we have to be thankful for, and create a 'Thankful Leaf" to help decorate our "Tree of Thanksgiving"! Choose your favorite paper leaf, write your thankful thought on it and hang it from our "Tree of Thanks"!  Children can also choose to take their leaf home and make their own Tree of Thanksgiving at home, too!

 Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! 

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

 Remember everything we have to be thankful for, and create a 'Thankful Leaf" to help decorate our "Tree of Thanksgiving"! Choose your favorite paper leaf, write your thankful thought on it and hang it from our "Tree of Thanks"!  Children can also choose to take their leaf home and make their own Tree of Thanksgiving at home, too!

 Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! 

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Take-Home Craft: Candy Cane Mice kit pick-up

Featured Craft: Candy Cane Mice

Families can make a fun craft from the library at home with our Take Home Craft kits.  Each Take-Home Craft kit comes with a set of supplies and instructions. Please note: Some crafts may need materials (scissors, tape, etc.) typically found at home. Kits also include suggested books and other library materials related to the craft.

Pick up your Take Home Craft Kits  first come, first serve, starting Nov. 20. An instructional video by Grand Ledge Area District library staff creating each craft premiers on the GLADL YouTube Channel on Dec 7 at 11 am!

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Featured Craft: Candy Cane Mice

Families can make a fun craft from the library at home with our Take Home Craft kits.  Each Take-Home Craft kit comes with a set of supplies and instructions. Please note: Some crafts may need materials (scissors, tape, etc.) typically found at home. Kits also include suggested books and other library materials related to the craft.

Pick up your Take Home Craft Kits  first come, first serve, starting Nov. 20. An instructional video by Grand Ledge Area District library staff creating each craft premiers on the GLADL YouTube Channel on Dec 7 at 11 am!

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Virtual Preschool Storytime

Hard to get out to a Library Storytime? Families and young children can join us each Friday for our Virtual Preschool Storytimes!  Library staff have selected some exciting stories and fun activities to share! Listen, play and sing along with new stories and old favorites.

We'll incorporate important elements of early literacy in each session, and our virtual storytimes will change each Friday. Each new storytime premiers on our Youtube channel on Fridays -- and then is available so your family can watch, play and enjoy again and again!

Also available on our website from gladl.org/curiousgladl/ for even more resources

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Hard to get out to a Library Storytime? Families and young children can join us each Friday for our Virtual Preschool Storytimes!  Library staff have selected some exciting stories and fun activities to share! Listen, play and sing along with new stories and old favorites.

We'll incorporate important elements of early literacy in each session, and our virtual storytimes will change each Friday. Each new storytime premiers on our Youtube channel on Fridays -- and then is available so your family can watch, play and enjoy again and again!

Also available on our website from gladl.org/curiousgladl/ for even more resources

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

Saturday November 21, 2020
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Grand Ledge United signs available FREE

We have free signs available for the Grand Ledge United community support initiative at the library. Pick one up anytime from the display near the door-- or ask for yours at the desk. To learn more about the work of this community initiative, visit Grand Ledge United on Facebook

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

We have free signs available for the Grand Ledge United community support initiative at the library. Pick one up anytime from the display near the door-- or ask for yours at the desk. To learn more about the work of this community initiative, visit Grand Ledge United on Facebook

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 

 Remember everything we have to be thankful for, and create a 'Thankful Leaf" to help decorate our "Tree of Thanksgiving"! Choose your favorite paper leaf, write your thankful thought on it and hang it from our "Tree of Thanks"!  Children can also choose to take their leaf home and make their own Tree of Thanksgiving at home, too!

 Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! 

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

 Remember everything we have to be thankful for, and create a 'Thankful Leaf" to help decorate our "Tree of Thanksgiving"! Choose your favorite paper leaf, write your thankful thought on it and hang it from our "Tree of Thanks"!  Children can also choose to take their leaf home and make their own Tree of Thanksgiving at home, too!

 Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! 

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Take-Home Craft: Candy Cane Mice kit pick-up

Featured Craft: Candy Cane Mice

Families can make a fun craft from the library at home with our Take Home Craft kits.  Each Take-Home Craft kit comes with a set of supplies and instructions. Please note: Some crafts may need materials (scissors, tape, etc.) typically found at home. Kits also include suggested books and other library materials related to the craft.

Pick up your Take Home Craft Kits  first come, first serve, starting Nov. 20. An instructional video by Grand Ledge Area District library staff creating each craft premiers on the GLADL YouTube Channel on Dec 7 at 11 am!

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Featured Craft: Candy Cane Mice

Families can make a fun craft from the library at home with our Take Home Craft kits.  Each Take-Home Craft kit comes with a set of supplies and instructions. Please note: Some crafts may need materials (scissors, tape, etc.) typically found at home. Kits also include suggested books and other library materials related to the craft.

Pick up your Take Home Craft Kits  first come, first serve, starting Nov. 20. An instructional video by Grand Ledge Area District library staff creating each craft premiers on the GLADL YouTube Channel on Dec 7 at 11 am!

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

Sunday November 22, 2020

Timely, timeless, funny, touching... read a sampling of poetry from our library collections and from books in the MEL interloan system, on our GLADL Facebook page each Sunday. We select poems famous and obscure, classical and current, from all around the world and from local and regional poets too. Whenever possible, featured poems are linked to the book, or music resource , so you can easily follow up to read more. Join us on our Facebook for Poetry from Our Shelves.

 
CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Timely, timeless, funny, touching... read a sampling of poetry from our library collections and from books in the MEL interloan system, on our GLADL Facebook page each Sunday. We select poems famous and obscure, classical and current, from all around the world and from local and regional poets too. Whenever possible, featured poems are linked to the book, or music resource , so you can easily follow up to read more. Join us on our Facebook for Poetry from Our Shelves.

 
CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 

 Remember everything we have to be thankful for, and create a 'Thankful Leaf" to help decorate our "Tree of Thanksgiving"! Choose your favorite paper leaf, write your thankful thought on it and hang it from our "Tree of Thanks"!  Children can also choose to take their leaf home and make their own Tree of Thanksgiving at home, too!

 Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! 

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

 Remember everything we have to be thankful for, and create a 'Thankful Leaf" to help decorate our "Tree of Thanksgiving"! Choose your favorite paper leaf, write your thankful thought on it and hang it from our "Tree of Thanks"!  Children can also choose to take their leaf home and make their own Tree of Thanksgiving at home, too!

 Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! 

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Take-Home Craft: Candy Cane Mice kit pick-up

Featured Craft: Candy Cane Mice

Families can make a fun craft from the library at home with our Take Home Craft kits.  Each Take-Home Craft kit comes with a set of supplies and instructions. Please note: Some crafts may need materials (scissors, tape, etc.) typically found at home. Kits also include suggested books and other library materials related to the craft.

Pick up your Take Home Craft Kits  first come, first serve, starting Nov. 20. An instructional video by Grand Ledge Area District library staff creating each craft premiers on the GLADL YouTube Channel on Dec 7 at 11 am!

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Featured Craft: Candy Cane Mice

Families can make a fun craft from the library at home with our Take Home Craft kits.  Each Take-Home Craft kit comes with a set of supplies and instructions. Please note: Some crafts may need materials (scissors, tape, etc.) typically found at home. Kits also include suggested books and other library materials related to the craft.

Pick up your Take Home Craft Kits  first come, first serve, starting Nov. 20. An instructional video by Grand Ledge Area District library staff creating each craft premiers on the GLADL YouTube Channel on Dec 7 at 11 am!

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

Monday November 23, 2020
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Book on Every Bed Holiday Book Collection

Give the Gift of Reading—help put a “Book on Every Bed” this holiday season!

The Grand Ledge Area District Library is once again accepting donations of new and gently used children’s books to distribute to children at need in our community. The greatest need is for elementary school level chapter and picture books-- but donations for pre-schoolers and middle & high school youth are welcome too! Donations accepted through Nov. 23, 2020, distribution in late November or early December.

Thank you for making a child's holiday bright!

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Give the Gift of Reading—help put a “Book on Every Bed” this holiday season!

The Grand Ledge Area District Library is once again accepting donations of new and gently used children’s books to distribute to children at need in our community. The greatest need is for elementary school level chapter and picture books-- but donations for pre-schoolers and middle & high school youth are welcome too! Donations accepted through Nov. 23, 2020, distribution in late November or early December.

Thank you for making a child's holiday bright!

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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Grand Ledge United signs available FREE

We have free signs available for the Grand Ledge United community support initiative at the library. Pick one up anytime from the display near the door-- or ask for yours at the desk. To learn more about the work of this community initiative, visit Grand Ledge United on Facebook

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

We have free signs available for the Grand Ledge United community support initiative at the library. Pick one up anytime from the display near the door-- or ask for yours at the desk. To learn more about the work of this community initiative, visit Grand Ledge United on Facebook

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 

 Remember everything we have to be thankful for, and create a 'Thankful Leaf" to help decorate our "Tree of Thanksgiving"! Choose your favorite paper leaf, write your thankful thought on it and hang it from our "Tree of Thanks"!  Children can also choose to take their leaf home and make their own Tree of Thanksgiving at home, too!

 Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! 

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

 Remember everything we have to be thankful for, and create a 'Thankful Leaf" to help decorate our "Tree of Thanksgiving"! Choose your favorite paper leaf, write your thankful thought on it and hang it from our "Tree of Thanks"!  Children can also choose to take their leaf home and make their own Tree of Thanksgiving at home, too!

 Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! 

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
TCOA Virtual Workshop: Diabetes PATH

Join facilitators from the Tri-County Office on Aging (TCOA) for Diabetes PATH (Personal Action Toward Health) a virtual Workshop for those managing the challenges of diabetes.

This workshop is offered Mondays, Oct. 26 – Nov. 30, 2020. You may join at anytime. The workshop is free, but donations are accepted. Suggested donation is $25 but it is not required. To register: Call Tri-County Office on Aging at 517-887-1465. You will receive the Zoom link at registrationZoom has helpful video tutorials about how to connect Other important meeting controls (like mute, camera,etc.)

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Join facilitators from the Tri-County Office on Aging (TCOA) for Diabetes PATH (Personal Action Toward Health) a virtual Workshop for those managing the challenges of diabetes.

This workshop is offered Mondays, Oct. 26 – Nov. 30, 2020. You may join at anytime. The workshop is free, but donations are accepted. Suggested donation is $25 but it is not required. To register: Call Tri-County Office on Aging at 517-887-1465. You will receive the Zoom link at registrationZoom has helpful video tutorials about how to connect Other important meeting controls (like mute, camera,etc.)

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Take-Home Craft: Candy Cane Mice kit pick-up

Featured Craft: Candy Cane Mice

Families can make a fun craft from the library at home with our Take Home Craft kits.  Each Take-Home Craft kit comes with a set of supplies and instructions. Please note: Some crafts may need materials (scissors, tape, etc.) typically found at home. Kits also include suggested books and other library materials related to the craft.

Pick up your Take Home Craft Kits  first come, first serve, starting Nov. 20. An instructional video by Grand Ledge Area District library staff creating each craft premiers on the GLADL YouTube Channel on Dec 7 at 11 am!

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Featured Craft: Candy Cane Mice

Families can make a fun craft from the library at home with our Take Home Craft kits.  Each Take-Home Craft kit comes with a set of supplies and instructions. Please note: Some crafts may need materials (scissors, tape, etc.) typically found at home. Kits also include suggested books and other library materials related to the craft.

Pick up your Take Home Craft Kits  first come, first serve, starting Nov. 20. An instructional video by Grand Ledge Area District library staff creating each craft premiers on the GLADL YouTube Channel on Dec 7 at 11 am!

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Take-Home Craft: Snow-flocked Pinecones

Today's craft: Snow-Flocked Pinecones

Decorate an pinecone for a snowy, glitter-flecked decoration!  We provide the pinecones, glue, flocking materials and the glitter, but you might choose to add other trims-- ribbons, pom-poms, tiny beads-- to decorate them. Nice for the home and great for gifts!! Pick up your Take Home Craft Kit at the library after Nov 13th,. first come first serve. Then watch our how to make it video on our YouTube channel for crafting and story ideas on Monday, Nov 23 at 11 am. 

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Today's craft: Snow-Flocked Pinecones

Decorate an pinecone for a snowy, glitter-flecked decoration!  We provide the pinecones, glue, flocking materials and the glitter, but you might choose to add other trims-- ribbons, pom-poms, tiny beads-- to decorate them. Nice for the home and great for gifts!! Pick up your Take Home Craft Kit at the library after Nov 13th,. first come first serve. Then watch our how to make it video on our YouTube channel for crafting and story ideas on Monday, Nov 23 at 11 am. 

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

Tuesday November 24, 2020
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Book on Every Bed Holiday Book Collection

Give the Gift of Reading—help put a “Book on Every Bed” this holiday season!

The Grand Ledge Area District Library is once again accepting donations of new and gently used children’s books to distribute to children at need in our community. The greatest need is for elementary school level chapter and picture books-- but donations for pre-schoolers and middle & high school youth are welcome too! Donations accepted through Nov. 23, 2020, distribution in late November or early December.

Thank you for making a child's holiday bright!

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Give the Gift of Reading—help put a “Book on Every Bed” this holiday season!

The Grand Ledge Area District Library is once again accepting donations of new and gently used children’s books to distribute to children at need in our community. The greatest need is for elementary school level chapter and picture books-- but donations for pre-schoolers and middle & high school youth are welcome too! Donations accepted through Nov. 23, 2020, distribution in late November or early December.

Thank you for making a child's holiday bright!

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Take-Home Craft: Candy Cane Mice kit pick-up

Featured Craft: Candy Cane Mice

Families can make a fun craft from the library at home with our Take Home Craft kits.  Each Take-Home Craft kit comes with a set of supplies and instructions. Please note: Some crafts may need materials (scissors, tape, etc.) typically found at home. Kits also include suggested books and other library materials related to the craft.

Pick up your Take Home Craft Kits  first come, first serve, starting Nov. 20. An instructional video by Grand Ledge Area District library staff creating each craft premiers on the GLADL YouTube Channel on Dec 7 at 11 am!

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Featured Craft: Candy Cane Mice

Families can make a fun craft from the library at home with our Take Home Craft kits.  Each Take-Home Craft kit comes with a set of supplies and instructions. Please note: Some crafts may need materials (scissors, tape, etc.) typically found at home. Kits also include suggested books and other library materials related to the craft.

Pick up your Take Home Craft Kits  first come, first serve, starting Nov. 20. An instructional video by Grand Ledge Area District library staff creating each craft premiers on the GLADL YouTube Channel on Dec 7 at 11 am!

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Virtual Library Board Meeting

Meeting will be held virtually

Virtual Meeting via Zoom

Join Zoom Meeting  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83828148695  

Meeting ID: 838 2814 8695

Call in 1 646 558 8656

Attendees will be muted automatically except for the Public Comment portion of the agenda, where members of the public may use the "raise hand" function within the Zoom meeting application, at which point they will be unmuted for up to 5 minutes of public comment per person

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Grand Ledge Area District Library Board of Trustees Meeting.  

For agenda, minutes, and more information about the library's administration, please view our website.

Regularly scheduled meetings are subject to cancellation and/or change in the absence of a quorum or if there is no pertinent business to come before the Board.

Notice: If any person needs help usnig Zoom or has a disability and needs accommodation to attend a Library Board meeting, please call Lise Mitchell at 622-3550 or email at questions@gladl.org, at least seven (7) days prior to the date of the meeting.  Every effort will be made to accommodate, if possible, with lesser notice.

A paper public inspection copy of the Minutes of the Library Board meetings are kept in the Michigan Collection in the Shipman Room.  The call number is M R 021.82.  If you need assistance in locating the minutes, please ask at the front desk.

CONTACT: Lise Mitchell  517-627-7014  questions@gladl.org

Meeting will be held virtually

Virtual Meeting via Zoom

Join Zoom Meeting  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83828148695  

Meeting ID: 838 2814 8695

Call in 1 646 558 8656

Attendees will be muted automatically except for the Public Comment portion of the agenda, where members of the public may use the "raise hand" function within the Zoom meeting application, at which point they will be unmuted for up to 5 minutes of public comment per person

__________________________________________________________________________

Grand Ledge Area District Library Board of Trustees Meeting.  

For agenda, minutes, and more information about the library's administration, please view our website.

Regularly scheduled meetings are subject to cancellation and/or change in the absence of a quorum or if there is no pertinent business to come before the Board.

Notice: If any person needs help usnig Zoom or has a disability and needs accommodation to attend a Library Board meeting, please call Lise Mitchell at 622-3550 or email at questions@gladl.org, at least seven (7) days prior to the date of the meeting.  Every effort will be made to accommodate, if possible, with lesser notice.

A paper public inspection copy of the Minutes of the Library Board meetings are kept in the Michigan Collection in the Shipman Room.  The call number is M R 021.82.  If you need assistance in locating the minutes, please ask at the front desk.

CONTACT:
  Lise Mitchell
  517.627.7014
   questions@gladl.org

Wednesday November 25, 2020
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Book on Every Bed Holiday Book Collection

Give the Gift of Reading—help put a “Book on Every Bed” this holiday season!

The Grand Ledge Area District Library is once again accepting donations of new and gently used children’s books to distribute to children at need in our community. The greatest need is for elementary school level chapter and picture books-- but donations for pre-schoolers and middle & high school youth are welcome too! Donations accepted through Nov. 23, 2020, distribution in late November or early December.

Thank you for making a child's holiday bright!

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Give the Gift of Reading—help put a “Book on Every Bed” this holiday season!

The Grand Ledge Area District Library is once again accepting donations of new and gently used children’s books to distribute to children at need in our community. The greatest need is for elementary school level chapter and picture books-- but donations for pre-schoolers and middle & high school youth are welcome too! Donations accepted through Nov. 23, 2020, distribution in late November or early December.

Thank you for making a child's holiday bright!

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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Grand Ledge United signs available FREE

We have free signs available for the Grand Ledge United community support initiative at the library. Pick one up anytime from the display near the door-- or ask for yours at the desk. To learn more about the work of this community initiative, visit Grand Ledge United on Facebook

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

We have free signs available for the Grand Ledge United community support initiative at the library. Pick one up anytime from the display near the door-- or ask for yours at the desk. To learn more about the work of this community initiative, visit Grand Ledge United on Facebook

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Take-Home Craft: Candy Cane Mice kit pick-up

Featured Craft: Candy Cane Mice

Families can make a fun craft from the library at home with our Take Home Craft kits.  Each Take-Home Craft kit comes with a set of supplies and instructions. Please note: Some crafts may need materials (scissors, tape, etc.) typically found at home. Kits also include suggested books and other library materials related to the craft.

Pick up your Take Home Craft Kits  first come, first serve, starting Nov. 20. An instructional video by Grand Ledge Area District library staff creating each craft premiers on the GLADL YouTube Channel on Dec 7 at 11 am!

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Featured Craft: Candy Cane Mice

Families can make a fun craft from the library at home with our Take Home Craft kits.  Each Take-Home Craft kit comes with a set of supplies and instructions. Please note: Some crafts may need materials (scissors, tape, etc.) typically found at home. Kits also include suggested books and other library materials related to the craft.

Pick up your Take Home Craft Kits  first come, first serve, starting Nov. 20. An instructional video by Grand Ledge Area District library staff creating each craft premiers on the GLADL YouTube Channel on Dec 7 at 11 am!

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Code Club CANCELLED

Sorry due to recommendations from the Health Dept. we are suspending in-person programming.

You can still participate in our Code Club online -- Join today and start your adventure!

Kids learn important tech skills and have fun along the way. They’ll work on learning how to make websites, video games, apps, animations, and more!  For ages 8-18.  Code Club is made possible by a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services

CONTACT: Scott Green  517-627-7014  itservices@gladl.org

Sorry due to recommendations from the Health Dept. we are suspending in-person programming.

You can still participate in our Code Club online -- Join today and start your adventure!

Kids learn important tech skills and have fun along the way. They’ll work on learning how to make websites, video games, apps, animations, and more!  For ages 8-18.  Code Club is made possible by a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services

CONTACT:
  Scott Green
  517.627.7014
   itservices@gladl.org

Friday November 27, 2020
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Virtual Trivia Contest from KaHoot!

Do You KaHoot?  Todays Trivia theme: "Holidays"

Are you a Trivia Novice or a Trivia Master? Find out--Download the FREE KaHoot Trivia App to your device and join us for fun trivia challenges for all ages. New trivia challenges posted Fridays twice a month—check the events calendar for dates and come join the fun. Click the link below, and challenge your family and friends—who will be the Trivia Champion!

Watch for the Top Trivia Scores posted by Avatar name on our GLADL Facebook and in the library to see how you did! No account needed to play—just follow the link to join!

Visit soon to Start the Challenge!

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Do You KaHoot?  Todays Trivia theme: "Holidays"

Are you a Trivia Novice or a Trivia Master? Find out--Download the FREE KaHoot Trivia App to your device and join us for fun trivia challenges for all ages. New trivia challenges posted Fridays twice a month—check the events calendar for dates and come join the fun. Click the link below, and challenge your family and friends—who will be the Trivia Champion!

Watch for the Top Trivia Scores posted by Avatar name on our GLADL Facebook and in the library to see how you did! No account needed to play—just follow the link to join!

Visit soon to Start the Challenge!

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Virtual Preschool Storytime

Hard to get out to a Library Storytime? Families and young children can join us each Friday for our Virtual Preschool Storytimes!  Library staff have selected some exciting stories and fun activities to share! Listen, play and sing along with new stories and old favorites.

We'll incorporate important elements of early literacy in each session, and our virtual storytimes will change each Friday. Each new storytime premiers on our Youtube channel on Fridays -- and then is available so your family can watch, play and enjoy again and again!

Also available on our website from gladl.org/curiousgladl/ for even more resources

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Hard to get out to a Library Storytime? Families and young children can join us each Friday for our Virtual Preschool Storytimes!  Library staff have selected some exciting stories and fun activities to share! Listen, play and sing along with new stories and old favorites.

We'll incorporate important elements of early literacy in each session, and our virtual storytimes will change each Friday. Each new storytime premiers on our Youtube channel on Fridays -- and then is available so your family can watch, play and enjoy again and again!

Also available on our website from gladl.org/curiousgladl/ for even more resources

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

Saturday November 28, 2020
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Holiday Surprise Take-Home Craft

Make a special surprise holiday craft with this Take-Home kit! Stop by the library during Shop Small Saturday, and take home a free holiday craft kit. What will it be?? It's a surprise--but you'll surely find something fun to make and enjoy with your family this holiday season! Please note: All Take-Home Craft kits are available first come first serve.

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Make a special surprise holiday craft with this Take-Home kit! Stop by the library during Shop Small Saturday, and take home a free holiday craft kit. What will it be?? It's a surprise--but you'll surely find something fun to make and enjoy with your family this holiday season! Please note: All Take-Home Craft kits are available first come first serve.

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Take-Home Craft: Candy Cane Mice kit pick-up

Featured Craft: Candy Cane Mice

Families can make a fun craft from the library at home with our Take Home Craft kits.  Each Take-Home Craft kit comes with a set of supplies and instructions. Please note: Some crafts may need materials (scissors, tape, etc.) typically found at home. Kits also include suggested books and other library materials related to the craft.

Pick up your Take Home Craft Kits  first come, first serve, starting Nov. 20. An instructional video by Grand Ledge Area District library staff creating each craft premiers on the GLADL YouTube Channel on Dec 7 at 11 am!

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Featured Craft: Candy Cane Mice

Families can make a fun craft from the library at home with our Take Home Craft kits.  Each Take-Home Craft kit comes with a set of supplies and instructions. Please note: Some crafts may need materials (scissors, tape, etc.) typically found at home. Kits also include suggested books and other library materials related to the craft.

Pick up your Take Home Craft Kits  first come, first serve, starting Nov. 20. An instructional video by Grand Ledge Area District library staff creating each craft premiers on the GLADL YouTube Channel on Dec 7 at 11 am!

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Shop Small Saturday

Enjoy a day of shopping in Grand Ledge during the "Shop Small" event in our hometown and take a break at the Grand Ledge Area District Library! Pick up a Holiday Surprise Take Home Craft kit, browse our general interest and holiday-themed books, movies and music to check out (free of course), and Used Books For Sale upstairs! Library cards are Free too.

Relax in one of our warm spaces to rest for a moment and take the chill off before you venture out to explore and shop some more! Masks and safe social distancing in the library.

CONTACT: Jean  5176277014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Enjoy a day of shopping in Grand Ledge during the "Shop Small" event in our hometown and take a break at the Grand Ledge Area District Library! Pick up a Holiday Surprise Take Home Craft kit, browse our general interest and holiday-themed books, movies and music to check out (free of course), and Used Books For Sale upstairs! Library cards are Free too.

Relax in one of our warm spaces to rest for a moment and take the chill off before you venture out to explore and shop some more! Masks and safe social distancing in the library.

CONTACT:
  Jean
  5176277014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Sunday November 29, 2020

Timely, timeless, funny, touching... read a sampling of poetry from our library collections and from books in the MEL interloan system, on our GLADL Facebook page each Sunday. We select poems famous and obscure, classical and current, from all around the world and from local and regional poets too. Whenever possible, featured poems are linked to the book, or music resource , so you can easily follow up to read more. Join us on our Facebook for Poetry from Our Shelves.

 
CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Timely, timeless, funny, touching... read a sampling of poetry from our library collections and from books in the MEL interloan system, on our GLADL Facebook page each Sunday. We select poems famous and obscure, classical and current, from all around the world and from local and regional poets too. Whenever possible, featured poems are linked to the book, or music resource , so you can easily follow up to read more. Join us on our Facebook for Poetry from Our Shelves.

 
CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Take-Home Craft: Candy Cane Mice kit pick-up

Featured Craft: Candy Cane Mice

Families can make a fun craft from the library at home with our Take Home Craft kits.  Each Take-Home Craft kit comes with a set of supplies and instructions. Please note: Some crafts may need materials (scissors, tape, etc.) typically found at home. Kits also include suggested books and other library materials related to the craft.

Pick up your Take Home Craft Kits  first come, first serve, starting Nov. 20. An instructional video by Grand Ledge Area District library staff creating each craft premiers on the GLADL YouTube Channel on Dec 7 at 11 am!

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Featured Craft: Candy Cane Mice

Families can make a fun craft from the library at home with our Take Home Craft kits.  Each Take-Home Craft kit comes with a set of supplies and instructions. Please note: Some crafts may need materials (scissors, tape, etc.) typically found at home. Kits also include suggested books and other library materials related to the craft.

Pick up your Take Home Craft Kits  first come, first serve, starting Nov. 20. An instructional video by Grand Ledge Area District library staff creating each craft premiers on the GLADL YouTube Channel on Dec 7 at 11 am!

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

Monday November 30, 2020
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9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
TCOA Virtual Workshop: Diabetes PATH

Join facilitators from the Tri-County Office on Aging (TCOA) for Diabetes PATH (Personal Action Toward Health) a virtual Workshop for those managing the challenges of diabetes.

This workshop is offered Mondays, Oct. 26 – Nov. 30, 2020. You may join at anytime. The workshop is free, but donations are accepted. Suggested donation is $25 but it is not required. To register: Call Tri-County Office on Aging at 517-887-1465. You will receive the Zoom link at registrationZoom has helpful video tutorials about how to connect Other important meeting controls (like mute, camera,etc.)

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Join facilitators from the Tri-County Office on Aging (TCOA) for Diabetes PATH (Personal Action Toward Health) a virtual Workshop for those managing the challenges of diabetes.

This workshop is offered Mondays, Oct. 26 – Nov. 30, 2020. You may join at anytime. The workshop is free, but donations are accepted. Suggested donation is $25 but it is not required. To register: Call Tri-County Office on Aging at 517-887-1465. You will receive the Zoom link at registrationZoom has helpful video tutorials about how to connect Other important meeting controls (like mute, camera,etc.)

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Take-Home Craft: Candy Cane Mice kit pick-up

Featured Craft: Candy Cane Mice

Families can make a fun craft from the library at home with our Take Home Craft kits.  Each Take-Home Craft kit comes with a set of supplies and instructions. Please note: Some crafts may need materials (scissors, tape, etc.) typically found at home. Kits also include suggested books and other library materials related to the craft.

Pick up your Take Home Craft Kits  first come, first serve, starting Nov. 20. An instructional video by Grand Ledge Area District library staff creating each craft premiers on the GLADL YouTube Channel on Dec 7 at 11 am!

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Featured Craft: Candy Cane Mice

Families can make a fun craft from the library at home with our Take Home Craft kits.  Each Take-Home Craft kit comes with a set of supplies and instructions. Please note: Some crafts may need materials (scissors, tape, etc.) typically found at home. Kits also include suggested books and other library materials related to the craft.

Pick up your Take Home Craft Kits  first come, first serve, starting Nov. 20. An instructional video by Grand Ledge Area District library staff creating each craft premiers on the GLADL YouTube Channel on Dec 7 at 11 am!

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 

 
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3:00 PM - 3:15 PM
GLADL Book Features

Todays Feature: Christmas Books for adult readers: https://youtu.be/6L_MzheICo8   

Our staff has picked some favorites from our library collections to share with you! See what's new and exciting in books, movies, music, audio books and more from our Adult, Youth and Children's departments. We'll also look "back in the stacks" to highlight other favorites, too. GLADL Book Features will premier new content each Monday at 3 pm on our GLADL Facebook & YouTube channel.

CONTACT: Jean Fellows  517-627-7014  gladlprogramming@gmail.com

Todays Feature: Christmas Books for adult readers: https://youtu.be/6L_MzheICo8   

Our staff has picked some favorites from our library collections to share with you! See what's new and exciting in books, movies, music, audio books and more from our Adult, Youth and Children's departments. We'll also look "back in the stacks" to highlight other favorites, too. GLADL Book Features will premier new content each Monday at 3 pm on our GLADL Facebook & YouTube channel.

CONTACT:
  Jean Fellows
  517.627.7014
   gladlprogramming@gmail.com 


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