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Monday June 11, 2018 - Saturday July 21, 2018
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Book Cover Contest (Teens)
10:00 AM

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Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to show off their art skills by creating an alternate cover for a book.  The winner will receive a $10 iTunes gift card.  The Library will purchase a copy of the winning book and use the winner's artwork as the cover. 

The novel selected must be a title that the Library owns in the Teen Section.  The call number will be Y FIC.

Entries will be accepted from June 11th until July 21st.  

 

 

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Section
Monday June 11, 2018 - Sunday July 22, 2018
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Teen Summer Reading Program 2018
10:00 AM

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The Teen Summer Reading Program is for students going into grades 7-12.  It begins on June 11th and ends on July 23rd.  Teens must have a valid Library Card to participate.  Two Grand Prize winners will each win a Cedar Point ticket.  

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Section
Monday June 18, 2018 - Saturday July 28, 2018
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Children's Summer Reading Program
10:00 AM

Children's Summer Reading Program continues through Saturday, July 28th.
It is designed for preschoolers through incoming 4th graders.

Click HERE for details!

CONTACT:  Mary Beth Reasoner  517-423-2238  mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
 
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Tween Team
10:00 AM

Tween Team is a Summer Reading Program for incoming 5th and 6th graders.

Click HERE for more information!

CONTACT:  Mary Beth Reasoner  517-423-2238  mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
Monday June 25, 2018 - Friday July 20, 2018
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Book Cover Contest (Teens)
10:00 AM

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Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to show off their art skills by creating an alternate cover for a book.  The winner will receive a $10 iTunes gift card.  The Library will purchase a copy of the winning book and use the winner's artwork as the cover. 

The novel selected must be a title that the Library owns in the Teen Section.  The call number will be Y FIC.

Entries will be accepted from June 11th until July 21st.  

 

 

 

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Section
Monday June 25, 2018 - Sunday July 22, 2018
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Teen Summer Reading Program 2018
10:00 AM

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The Teen Summer Reading Program is for students going into grades 7-12.  It begins on June 11th and ends on July 23rd.  Teens must have a valid Library Card to participate.  Two Grand Prize winners will each win a Cedar Point ticket. 

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Section
Monday June 25, 2018 - Saturday July 28, 2018
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Children's Summer Reading Program
10:00 AM

Children's Summer Reading Program continues through Saturday, July 28th.
It is designed for preschoolers through incoming 4th graders.

Click HERE for details!

CONTACT:  Mary Beth Reasoner  517-423-2238  mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
 
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Tween Team
10:00 AM

Tween Team is a Summer Reading Program for incoming 5th and 6th graders.

Click HERE for more information!

CONTACT:  Mary Beth Reasoner  517-423-2238  mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
Monday June 25, 2018
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Quidditch Camp
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

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Harry Potter Quiddtich Camp!  We'll learn the rules of Quiddtich, craft game related equipment and even play in a tournament.  Designed for grades 7-12.  We'll meet on the following Mondays: June 25th, July 23rd and August 27th.  Each session will be different and attendance at all three sessions is highly encouraged.  Registration is required.  

 

CONTACT:  Anne Keller or Megan Rapp-Frye  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room A-1
The registration period has ended.
Monday July 2, 2018 - Sunday July 22, 2018
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Teen Summer Reading Program 2018
10:00 AM

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The Teen Summer Reading Program is for students going into grades 7-12.  It begins on June 11th and ends on July 23rd.  Teens must have a valid Library Card to participate.  Two Grand Prize winners will each win a Cedar Point ticket. 

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Section
Monday July 2, 2018 - Saturday July 28, 2018
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Children's Summer Reading Program
10:00 AM

Children's Summer Reading Program continues through Saturday, July 28th.
It is designed for preschoolers through incoming 4th graders.

Click HERE for details!

CONTACT:  Mary Beth Reasoner  517-423-2238  mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
 
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Tween Team
10:00 AM

Tween Team is a Summer Reading Program for incoming 5th and 6th graders.

Click HERE for more information!

CONTACT:  Mary Beth Reasoner  517-423-2238  mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
Monday July 2, 2018
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Color When You Can Calming Colors Club
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Color When You Can Calming Colors Club for Adults! We supply the adult level coloring pages and colored pencils; please feel free to bring snacks for you or for the group. The club will meet on the first Monday of every month.

CONTACT:  Megan Rapp-Frye  517-423-2238  mrappfrye@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Library Main Floor - Fireplace
Monday July 9, 2018 - Saturday July 28, 2018
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Children's Summer Reading Program
10:00 AM

Children's Summer Reading Program continues through Saturday, July 28th.
It is designed for preschoolers through incoming 4th graders.

Click HERE for details!

CONTACT:  Mary Beth Reasoner  517-423-2238  mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
 
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Tween Team
10:00 AM

Tween Team is a Summer Reading Program for incoming 5th and 6th graders.

Click HERE for more information!

CONTACT:  Mary Beth Reasoner  517-423-2238  mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
Tuesday July 10, 2018
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Little-Known Stories in American History, Part 1
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Join speaker and storyteller Jim Glenn as he presents exciting stories about state boundaries, military leaders, music, heroic teenagers, a “miraculous” staircase and the mother of all gunfights. 

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Thursday July 12, 2018
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Capitol Women: Librarians, Clerks, Janitresses and Lawmakers: 1879-1930
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Learn about trailblazing women, such as Harriet Tenney, Mary Spencer, Belle Maniates, Eva McCall Hamilton, and Cora Reynolds Anderson, and the rules—written and unspoken—that both limited and inspired their successes in Lansing with Capitol historian and curator Valerie Marvin.

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh Area Historical Museum, 302 E. Chicago Blvd.
Saturday July 14, 2018
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Make a desktop Zen Garden
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Join us at the Tecumseh District Library on Saturday, July 14th from 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm to make a desktop Zen Garden!  All supplies will be provided for this free Adults only program, but you are encouraged to bring rocks, shells, or tiny figurines to add to your garden to make it special. 

CONTACT:  Megan Rapp-Frye  (517) 423-2238  mrappfrye@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room A-1
There are 13 spaces available.
Monday July 16, 2018 - Sunday July 22, 2018
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Teen Summer Reading Program 2018
10:00 AM

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The Teen Summer Reading Program is for students going into grades 7-12.  It begins on June 11th and ends on July 23rd.  Teens must have a valid Library Card to participate.  Two Grand Prize winners will each win a Cedar Point ticket. 

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teen Section
Monday July 16, 2018 - Saturday July 28, 2018
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Children's Summer Reading Program
10:00 AM

Children's Summer Reading Program continues through Saturday, July 28th.
It is designed for preschoolers through incoming 4th graders.

Click HERE for details!

CONTACT:  Mary Beth Reasoner  517-423-2238  mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
 
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Tween Team
10:00 AM

Tween Team is a Summer Reading Program for incoming 5th and 6th graders.

Click HERE for more information!

CONTACT:  Mary Beth Reasoner  517-423-2238  mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
Tuesday July 17, 2018
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PAJAMBOREE
6:45 PM - 7:30 PM

PAJAMBOREE - A Pajama Story Time for 3-year-olds through 2nd graders
Followed by an Over
night for their stuffed animals and dolls.

 

CONTACT:  Mary Beth Reasoner  517-423-2238  mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Imagination Station - Children's Section
There are 3 spaces available.
Wednesday July 18, 2018
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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. 

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Thursday July 19, 2018
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Pool Noodle Flip-flop Wreaths (Teens)
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Teens are invited to make a summer wreath using pool noodles, duck tape and flip-flops.  Create a one of a kind wreath or an interesting decoration that will float in your pool.  This program is free.  We'll provide all the materials.  Registration is required. 

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room B
 
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House-sitting: Low-cost Way to Experience the World
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Find out how to save a considerable amount of money on travel accommodation costs with house-sitters Josie Schneider and Conrad Knutsen.  Discover how to use house-sitting to facilitate a lifestyle of global freedom.  

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Monday July 23, 2018 - Saturday July 28, 2018
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Children's Summer Reading Program
10:00 AM

Children's Summer Reading Program ENDS this Saturday, July 28th!
It is designed for preschoolers through incoming 4th graders.

Click HERE for details!

CONTACT:  Mary Beth Reasoner  517-423-2238  mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
 
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Tween Team
10:00 AM

Tween Team is a Summer Reading Program for incoming 5th and 6th graders.

Deadline is THIS Saturday, July 28th at 5 p.m.!

Click HERE for more information!

CONTACT:  Mary Beth Reasoner  517-423-2238  mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
Monday July 23, 2018
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Quidditch Camp
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

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Harry Potter Quiddtich Camp!  We'll learn the rules of Quiddtich, craft game related equipment and even play in a tournament.  Designed for grades 7-12.  We'll meet on the following Mondays: June 25th (already met ), July 23rd and August 27th.  Each session will be different and attendance at all three sessions is highly encouraged.  Registration is required.  

CONTACT:  Anne Keller or Megan Rapp-Frye  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room A-1
There are 19 spaces available.
Tuesday July 24, 2018
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Eating and Living for Health: Vegan Diet
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Discover the food your body is actually designed to thrive on, and practical applications of this knowledge in today’s modern world with certified yoga instruction and nutritional expert Ellen Livingston.  Learn about the healing potential of an uncooked, plant-based diet, and why fruit is truly our superfood.

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Wednesday July 25, 2018
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The Art of RightSized Living for Seniors
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Learn about relocation, downsizing, decluttering, estate sales and online auctions with Tammy Bowditch Regner, owner of Caring Transitions of South-Central Central Michigan in Hillsdale.  Light refreshments will be served.  

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Thursday July 26, 2018
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Recyclable Placemats: Perfect for All Occasions
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Transform recyclable plastic bags into woven placemats for your next summer barbecue, holiday gathering or birthday celebration.  Learn an easy and creative way to use up old plastic bags that you might have lying around your house.  The materials fee is $3.  Please bring several of your favorite plastic shopping bags to share with the group. 

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
There are 29 spaces available.
Saturday July 28, 2018
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Children's Summer Reading Program
10:00 AM

Children's Summer Reading Program ENDS TODAY at 5 p.m.!
It is designed for preschoolers through incoming 4th graders.

Click HERE for details!

CONTACT:  Mary Beth Reasoner  517-423-2238  mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
 
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Tween Team
10:00 AM

Tween Team is a Summer Reading Program for incoming 5th and 6th graders.

Tween Team ENDS today, Saturday, July 28th at 5 p.m.!

Click HERE for more information!

CONTACT:  Mary Beth Reasoner  517-423-2238  mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
Tuesday July 31, 2018
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Hot from the Oven: Zingerman's Bakehouse Cookbook
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Co-authors Amy Emberling and Frank Carollo, managing partners of Zingerman’s Bakehouse will discuss their cookbook, Zingerman’s Bakehouse, which features all of the recipes of the Bakehouse’s most popular items.  Discover recipes that are unique to Michigan, along with Emberling and Carollo’s favorites.  Don’t miss out on the FREE samples!

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Monday August 6, 2018
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Color When You Can Calming Colors Club
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Color When You Can Calming Colors Club for Adults! We supply the adult level coloring pages and colored pencils; please feel free to bring snacks for you or for the group. The club will meet on the first Monday of every month.

CONTACT:  Megan Rapp-Frye  517-423-2238  mrappfrye@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Library Main Floor - Fireplace
Thursday August 9, 2018
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Answering the Call: A Memorial to Jackson Junior College Student Lt. Zenneth Arthur Pond
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Learn about the extraordinary friendship between Jackson Junior College alumni, Lt. Zenneth Arthur Pond and Capt. William J. Maher, with a special tribute to the Pond family.  This heartwarming World War II documentary is made possible through the generosity of Jackson College Heritage Center.  
 

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Monday August 13, 2018
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Card Stamping with Laurie Krauss
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM

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Teens and adults are welome to attend a card stamping class with Laurie Krauss from Stampin' Up.  Make three cards for $5 or five cards for $8.  Payment is made on the night of the program.  Registration is required.  The event is on Monday, August 13th from 6 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. Contact Anne Keller, akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org or Megan Rapp-Frye, mrappfrye@tecumsehlibrary.org.

CONTACT:  Anne Keller or Megan Rapp-Frye  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Library Main Floor - Fireplace
There are 18 spaces available.
 
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Behind-the-scenes with Bonsai
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join Bonsai Curator, Jack Wikle, and other Hidden Lake Gardens staff for an up-close look at the Bonsai Collection as well as an introduction to the history, art, and culture of bonsai trees. 

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Hidden Lake Gardens, 6214 Monroe Rd., Tipton
There are 30 spaces available.
Tuesday August 14, 2018
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Enjoy the Tranquility of the Beach: Decorate a Terra Cotta Pot with Seashells
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Decorate your own terra cotta pot with seashells and bring the beach into your home.  Add a gorgeously breezy, oceanic touch to your plants.  Materials fee is $5.  Bring your own terra cotta pot (no larger than 6” high). 

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
There are 26 spaces available.
Wednesday August 15, 2018
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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. 

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Tuesday August 21, 2018
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Saving Your Pet: Animal First Aid
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Learn skills that could save your pet's life or the life of another animal in an emergency situation with Dr. Valerie Wise of Companion Animal Clinic (CAC).  Find out about CPR for an animal that is not breathing, first aid for a pet suffering from heat stress or heat stroke and how to save an animal that is choking.

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
There are 27 spaces available.
Thursday August 23, 2018
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Adrian's Page Fence Giants: A History of Black Baseball's Pioneering Champions
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Learn about the rich history of the Page Fence Giants, an all-star black baseball club in the 1890s sponsored by a woven-wire fence company in Adrian, with author and historian Mitch Lutzke.  Explore its impressive roster of players, including Hall of Famer second baseman Sol White.

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Monday August 27, 2018
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Quidditch Camp
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

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Harry Potter Quiddtich Camp!  We'll learn the rules of Quiddtich, craft game related equipment and even play in a tournament.  Designed for grades 7-12.  We'll meet on the following Mondays: June 25th (already met ), July 23rd (already met) and August 27th.  Each session will be different and attendance at all three sessions is highly encouraged.  Registration is required.  

CONTACT:  Anne Keller or Megan Rapp-Frye  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room A-1
There are 19 spaces available.
Wednesday August 29, 2018
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Glimpses of Tecumseh's Past with Ralph Comfort's Home Movies
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Learn about life in Tecumseh and Lenawee County in the 1930s and 1940s.  View footage of the Dynamic Kernels Tithing Project, Tecumseh’s Quasquicentenntial Celebration, the 1948 Presidential Election and many other historical events.  

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Thursday August 30, 2018
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Horses and Humans 101
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Lenawee Therapeutic Riding and professional horseman Jan Vescelius will guide you through the basics of horse breeds, riding disciplines, training and care.  How does a horse learn?  The Equicizer (mechanical horse) will be coming to the library so you can practice basic equitation skills and body mechanics.

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Tuesday September 4, 2018
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Mosaic Maniacs
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

MOSAIC MANIACS:  A Monthly Craft Program for Tweens

Twelve fifth through seventh graders join Mrs. Reasoner the third Thursday of every month during the school year from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. as we create a variety of scenes with peel-and-stick mosaics.  

REGISTRATION FOR NEW MEMBERS BEGINS ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4th!

Click here to see past Mosaic Maniacs and their mosaic creations.

CONTACT:  Mary Beth Reasoner  517-423-2238  mbreasoner@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Imagination Station - Children's Section
Registration will begin on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 10:00 AM     
Monday September 10, 2018
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Color When You Can Calming Colors Club
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM

DUE TO LABOR DAY WE ARE MEETING ON THE 2ND MONDAY THIS MONTH!

Color When You Can Calming Colors Club for Adults! We supply the adult level coloring pages and colored pencils; please feel free to bring snacks for you or for the group. The club will meet on the first Monday of every month.

CONTACT:  Megan Rapp-Frye  517-423-2238  mrappfrye@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Library Main Floor - Fireplace
 
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Critical Active Shooter Training
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Learn critical thinking skills that help you become aware of threats, immediately know what to do and give you a chance to survive with The Training Compound staff.

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Thursday September 13, 2018
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Word that Works! Computer Class
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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Michigan Works! will be teaching Word that Works computer class.  Topics and basic skills addressed are working with text, paragraph and spacing, using a flash drive, printing documents and much more.  

Laptop computers will be limited and patrons are encouraged to bring their own.  Don't forget to check out our other computer classes offered on September 20th and 27th!

Registration is required!

 

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room A-1
There are many spaces available.
 
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Mango Foreign Language Club
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

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The Mango Foreign Language Club will meet on the 2nd and 4th Thursday each month during the school year.  It is designed for grades 7-12 and homeschoolers are welcome to attend.  We'll explore new languages through realistic and culturally accurate conversations using the database Mango.  

Each month will feature a different language.  We'll introduce the language and country, practice speaking, role play, do crafts and have guest speakers. 

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room B
 
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Cooking with Dandelions
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Explore the many uses of dandelions with local culinary instructor Jill Shaffer.  Find out what to do with those pesky weeds in our lawns.  Should we eat them or spray them?  Discover its herbal benefits.  Don’t miss out on the free samples and recipes!    

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Tuesday September 18, 2018
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Free Hepatitis A Immunization Clinic
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Are you at risk for Hepatitis A (a contagious liver disease)?  Call (517) 264-5223 to find if you are eligible for the free vaccine.  Registration is not required.  Sponsored with the Lenawee County Health Department.     

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
 
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C. Harold Willis: Henry Ford's Right-hand Man
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Explore the life of C. Harold Wills, the "genius behind the Model T and the Wills Sainte Claire automobile" with author and historian Alan Naldrett.  Learn about interesting tales of his work with Henry Ford and manufacturing his own car after leaving Ford. 

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Clinton Township Public Library, 100 Brown St., Clinton
Wednesday September 19, 2018
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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. 

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Thursday September 20, 2018
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Resume Strategies
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

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Michigan Works! will be teaching a Resume Strategies class.  Find out what helps your resume get into the hands of hiring managers and leaves them thinking you are a top contender for the position.  

It is helpful to create a www.mitalent.org profile and a rough draft of your resume prior to attending this class.  

Laptop computers will be limited so patrons are encouraged to bring their own.  Registration is required!

Check out our other class on September 27th!

 

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room A-1
There are many spaces available.
 
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Know the 10 Warning Signs
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Learn the difference between age-related memory loss and Alzheimer’s and what to do if you or someone you know has signs of the disease with Ashley Elliston of the Alzheimer’s Association.

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
There are 40 spaces available.
Monday September 24, 2018
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Junior Friends of the Library Meeting

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Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to join the Junior Friends of the Tecumseh District Library.  The meetings are held on the 4th Monday each month from 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.  This is a great volunteering opportunity for students wanting to get involved or fulfill service requirements.  

We'll be planning activities, working with the Friends of TDL by providing support and assistance when needed and having fun.  

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room B
Thursday September 27, 2018
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Internet Job Searching
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

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Michigan Works! will teach a class on Internet Job Searching.  In this class, you will learn how to use the Internet to its best advantage in your job search.  You'll learn many helpful and useful Internet resources, web sites and much more.  

Laptop computers will be limited and patrons are encouraged to bring their own.  

Registration is required!

 

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room A-1
There are many spaces available.
 
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Mango Foreign Language Club
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

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The Mango Foreign Language Club will meet on the 2nd and 4th Thursday each month during the school year.  It is designed for grades 7-12 and homeschoolers are welcome to attend.  We'll explore new languages through realistic and culturally accurate conversations using the database Mango.  

Each month will feature a different language.  We'll introduce the language and country, practice speaking, role play, do crafts and have guest speakers. 

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room B
Monday October 1, 2018
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Color When You Can Calming Colors Club
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Color When You Can Calming Colors Club for Adults! We supply the adult level coloring pages and colored pencils; please feel free to bring snacks for you or for the group. The club will meet on the first Monday of every month.

CONTACT:  Megan Rapp-Frye  517-423-2238  mrappfrye@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Library Main Floor - Fireplace
Thursday October 4, 2018
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All Aboard: Tecumseh Railroads
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Discover Tecumseh’s rich railroad history with local historian Ed Hodges.  Learn about the New York Central (NYC) Railroad and other railroad lines that traveled through the town. 

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Sunday October 7, 2018
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Compact Disc (CD) Bingo
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Play Compact Disc (CD) Bingo with your family and friends.  Besides getting a book or music CD each time you win, you will be entered into the drawing for a $25 gift card to JR’s Hometown Grill and Pub.  The lucky winner will be drawn at 3 p.m., and you must been present to win.   

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Wednesday October 10, 2018
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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. 

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Thursday October 11, 2018
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Mango Foreign Language Club
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

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The Mango Foreign Language Club will meet on the 2nd and 4th Thursday each month during the school year.  It is designed for grades 7-12 and homeschoolers are welcome to attend.  We'll explore new languages through realistic and culturally accurate conversations using the database Mango.  

Each month will feature a different language.  We'll introduce the language and country, practice speaking, role play, do crafts and have guest speakers. 

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room B
Monday October 15, 2018
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Putting Your Best Foot Forward
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Explore common foot problems, including arthritis pain, bunions, diabetic foot care and plantar fasciitis, with Dr. David Levitsky of Clinton Foot & Ankle Clinic, PC. 

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Wednesday October 17, 2018
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Oktoberfest: Polka the Afternoon Way
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Celebrate Oktoberfest with the Saline New Horizons German Band.  Enjoy an afternoon of toe-tapping music with favorites, such as “Beer Barrel Polka,” “Lauterbach” and “Ach Du Lieber.”  Be ready to polka! 

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh Senior Center, 703 E. Chicago Blvd.
Saturday October 20, 2018
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Jigsaw Puzzle Tournament
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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Jigsaw Puzzle Tournament, Saturday, October 20th from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.  Maximum 4 people per team.  All ages welcome. 

Registration is required for this free program. Each person will need to individually register.  Please indicate the team name on the form.  Details to follow.

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
There are 34 spaces available.
Monday October 22, 2018
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Junior Friends of the Library Meeting
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

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Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to join the Junior Friends of the Tecumseh District Library.  The meetings are held on the 4th Monday each month from 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.  This is a great volunteering opportunity for students wanting to get involved or fulfill service requirements.  

We'll be planning activities, working with the Friends of TDL by providing support and assistance when needed and having fun.  

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room B
Tuesday October 23, 2018
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Not All Sugar and Spice: Bad Women of the Mitten
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Bestselling Michigan crime writer Mardi Link will explore the lives of infamous women such as triple murderer Martha Beck who called her life, “a love story"; Bernardine Dorhn who made the FBI’s Most Wanted List and then became a lawyer; Charlotte Peterson’s tavern antics inspired Anatomy of a Murder and more.  Join the discussion about their motives, background, and of course, their punishments. 

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Wednesday October 24, 2018
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Weird and Bizarre Tales of Lenawee County
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Learn about colorful characters and oddball, weird and bizarre Lenawee County tales, such as sea serpents and balloonists, with local historian Jan Richardi, author of Looking @ Lenawee.  
 

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Thursday October 25, 2018
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Mango Foreign Language Club
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

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The Mango Foreign Language Club will meet on the 2nd and 4th Thursday each month during the school year.  It is designed for grades 7-12 and homeschoolers are welcome to attend.  We'll explore new languages through realistic and culturally accurate conversations using the database Mango.  

Each month will feature a different language.  We'll introduce the language and country, practice speaking, role play, do crafts and have guest speakers. 

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room B
Sunday October 28, 2018
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Halloween Mask Painting
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Celebrate Halloween by painting face masks with the Carnegie Studios.  If you have a design you would like to paint on it, please bring a picture with you!  Materials fee is $2, and groups of four or more will receive a discount.

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
There are 50 spaces available.
Thursday November 1, 2018
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String Art Gratitude Tree
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Celebrate Thanksgiving by making a string art gratitude tree with instructor Bernie Langton, who is a resident artist at the Adrian Center for the Arts.  Please bring a 12”x12”x3-1/4” wooden board, a small hammer and needle-nose pliers with you to the class.  Materials fee is $10.

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
There are 40 spaces available.
Monday November 5, 2018
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Color When You Can Calming Colors Club
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Color When You Can Calming Colors Club for Adults! We supply the adult level coloring pages and colored pencils; please feel free to bring snacks for you or for the group. The club will meet on the first Monday of every month.

CONTACT:  Megan Rapp-Frye  517-423-2238  mrappfrye@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Library Main Floor - Fireplace
Tuesday November 6, 2018
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Eat Real with Zonya Foco
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Are you stuck in a mealtime rut?  Do you wish your family was more adventurous with new and healthy foods?  Then learn about a “nothing processed” journey that focuses on wholesome and delicious REAL food with its variety of health-boosting nutrients with registered dietician nutritionist Zonya Foco, author of the Eat Real Cookbook: 28-Day Kickstart

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Wednesday November 7, 2018
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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. 

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Thursday November 8, 2018
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Mango Foreign Language Club
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

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The Mango Foreign Language Club will meet on the 2nd and 4th Thursday each month during the school year.  It is designed for grades 7-12 and homeschoolers are welcome to attend.  We'll explore new languages through realistic and culturally accurate conversations using the database Mango.  

Each month will feature a different language.  We'll introduce the language and country, practice speaking, role play, do crafts and have guest speakers. 

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room B
 
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An American Quilt: Slavery, Family, Quliting & More
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

While following the trail left by an unfinished quilt, find out about slavery from the cotton fields of the South to the textile mills of New England--and the humanity behind it--with Rachel May, author of An American Quilt: Unfolding Story of Family and Slavery.

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Sunday November 11, 2018
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Cheese Fever in Lenawee County
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Find out how the commercial success of these farm-made cheeses helped shape business and political careers in southeast Michigan with historian Laurie Perkins, author of Cheese Fever: A History of “Soft Michigan” Cheese, 1825-1925.

 

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Monday November 26, 2018
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Junior Friends of the Library Meeting

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Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to join the Junior Friends of the Tecumseh District Library.  The meetings are held on the 4th Monday each month from 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.  This is a great volunteering opportunity for students wanting to get involved or fulfill service requirements.  

We'll be planning activities, working with the Friends of TDL by providing support and assistance when needed and having fun.  

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room B
Monday December 3, 2018
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Color When You Can Calming Colors Club
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Color When You Can Calming Colors Club for Adults! We supply the adult level coloring pages and colored pencils; please feel free to bring snacks for you or for the group. The club will meet on the first Monday of every month.

CONTACT:  Megan Rapp-Frye  517-423-2238  mrappfrye@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Library Main Floor - Fireplace
Wednesday December 5, 2018
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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. 

CONTACT:  Chuck Harpst  (517) 423-2238  charpst@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St.
Thursday December 13, 2018
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Mango Foreign Language Club
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

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The Mango Foreign Language Club will meet on the 2nd and 4th Thursday each month during the school year.  It is designed for grades 7-12 and homeschoolers are welcome to attend.  We'll explore new languages through realistic and culturally accurate conversations using the database Mango.  

Each month will feature a different language.  We'll introduce the language and country, practice speaking, role play, do crafts and have guest speakers. 

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room B
Monday December 17, 2018
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Junior Friends of the Library Meeting
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

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Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to join the Junior Friends of the Tecumseh District Library.  The meetings are held on the 4th Monday each month from 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.  This is a great volunteering opportunity for students wanting to get involved or fulfill service requirements.  

We'll be planning activities, working with the Friends of TDL by providing support and assistance when needed and having fun.  

PLEASE NOTE THIS IS ONE WEEK EARLIER DUE TO THE CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY.  WE WILL HAVE OUR CHRISTMAS PARTY DURING THIS MEETING.

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room B
Monday January 28, 2019
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Junior Friends of the Library Meeting

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Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to join the Junior Friends of the Tecumseh District Library.  The meetings are held on the 4th Monday each month from 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.  This is a great volunteering opportunity for students wanting to get involved or fulfill service requirements.  

We'll be planning activities, working with the Friends of TDL by providing support and assistance when needed and having fun.  

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room B
Monday February 25, 2019
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Junior Friends of the Library Meeting
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

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Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to join the Junior Friends of the Tecumseh District Library.  The meetings are held on the 4th Monday each month from 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.  This is a great volunteering opportunity for students wanting to get involved or fulfill service requirements.  

We'll be planning activities, working with the Friends of TDL by providing support and assistance when needed and having fun.  

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room B
Monday March 25, 2019
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Junior Friends of the Library Meeting

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Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to join the Junior Friends of the Tecumseh District Library.  The meetings are held on the 4th Monday each month from 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.  This is a great volunteering opportunity for students wanting to get involved or fulfill service requirements.  

We'll be planning activities, working with the Friends of TDL by providing support and assistance when needed and having fun.  

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room B
Monday April 22, 2019
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Junior Friends of the Library Meeting
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

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Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to join the Junior Friends of the Tecumseh District Library.  The meetings are held on the 4th Monday each month from 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.  This is a great volunteering opportunity for students wanting to get involved or fulfill service requirements.  

We'll be planning activities, working with the Friends of TDL by providing support and assistance when needed and having fun.  

CONTACT:  Anne Keller, Teen Services Librarian  (517) 423-2238  akeller@tecumsehlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room B

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