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Tuesday, June 26, 2018


11:00 AMNature Walk @ Imlay Twp. Park



Location:  682 N. Fairgrounds Rd
Contact:  
Description:  Abba Gould Woolson said “And since all this loveliness can not be heaven, I know in my heart it is June.” And we couldn’t agree more! Join the summer joy as we meet at the Imlay Township Park (682 N. Fairgrounds Rd.) for a nature walk! We’ll hike out along the mown paths to see the sights and examine nature up-close! Bring a sack lunch and make a day of it! Sturdy, close-toed walking shoes and sunscreen are strongly suggested!




Wednesday, June 27, 2018


6:00 PMRead 2 a Dog



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Prepare for a “tail wagging” reading extravaganza as Rein the Dog helps us “paw” our way to becoming stronger, more confident readers. It’s not “ruff’ all you need to do is sign up for one of our 15 minute sessions, grab a book, cuddle up and read! Reading to Rein can help change reading from being a chore to a delight!




Friday, June 29, 2018


1:00 PMT(w)een Crafternoon: Sharpie Mugs



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Calling all tweens and teens to the library to get their creativity on and make some one of a kind mug-a-licious art! Supplies are limited so registration is required. Please stop in or call 810 724-8043 to register!




Monday, July 2, 2018


6:00 PMRead 2 a Dog



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Prepare for a “tail wagging” reading extravaganza as Rein the Dog helps us “paw” our way to becoming stronger, more confident readers. It’s not “ruff’ all you need to do is sign up for one of our 15 minute sessions, grab a book, cuddle up and read! Reading to Rein can help change reading from being a chore to a delight!




Wednesday, July 4, 2018


5:30 AMLibrary Closed-Independence Day



Location:  Ruth Hughes Imlay & Ruth Hughes Attica
Contact:  
Description:  Both branches of the Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library will be closed for Independence Day. 




Tuesday, July 10, 2018


1:00 PMKevin Kammeraad & Cooperfly Puppets



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Get ready for extreme silliness as Kevin Kammeraad and his puppet friends put on a not to be missed spectacle for all ages! Songs, stories, music, dance and tons of audience participation mean that this show is one of a kind every time and guaranteed to be talked about for days to come!




Wednesday, July 11, 2018


11:00 AMWednesday Storytime @ Lamb Steele Park Gazebo



Location:  Behind City offices, in front of City Pool
Contact:  
Description:  Mo Willems, hailed as this generations Dr. Seuss and the brilliant mind behind Elephant and Piggie, Knuffle Bunny, and the Pigeon series, will be the fun focus of this Storytime! Giggles are guaranteed!


5:45 PM - 7:45 PMKnit & Crochet Group



Location:  Ruth Hughes Imlay City Branch
Contact:  
Description:  Our new knit and crochet group meets every other Wednesday evening from 5:45pm-7:45pm. Bring your projects and UFOs (Unfinished Objects) and join us! 




Thursday, July 12, 2018


5:00 PM - 7:00 PMApprenticeships in Michigan



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Is traditional college just not on your radar? Do you like to work with your hands? Then this event is not to be missed! Lapeer County Intermediate School District and Lapeer County College Access Network have teamed up to bring this unique resource event to our local library! Presenters from a wide range of trade and professional organizations will be on hand to talk about ways to get started in journeywork and licensing for such fields as carpentry, boilermaking, masonry, outside linework, welding, millwork, plumbing, and more.




Friday, July 13, 2018


1:00 PMWind Chime Workshop



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Bring your creativity in tow as we design one of a kind musical instruments powered by the wind!




Tuesday, July 17, 2018


1:00 PMClassroom Critters



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  The hit of last summer returns to share more amazing animals and to fill us in on the many ways that animals make music!




Friday, July 20, 2018


1:00 PM - 3:00 PMMusical Petting Zoo



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  What does a trumpet sound like? Is it like an elephant? Or a flute, does that sound like a bird? Don’t miss this chance to answer all of these questions at our Musical Petting Zoo! Kids (of all curious ages!) will have the opportunity to get hands on with many common band instruments. Professionals from Port Huron Music will be on hand to instruct, demonstrate, and entertain!




Saturday, July 21, 2018


11:00 AMSaturday Storytime @ Imlay City Library



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Mo Willems, hailed as this generations Dr. Seuss and the brilliant mind behind Elephant and Piggie, Knuffle Bunny, and the Pigeon series, will be the fun focus of this Storytime! Giggles are guaranteed!




Monday, July 23, 2018


6:00 PMNature of Chocolate with Laurel Zoot



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Laurel was a professional pastry chef for eight years, prior to becoming a naturalist. At this scrumptious special event, she will be sharing her knowledge of all things chocolate, from history to manufacturing techniques. She will also provide an eight sample chocolate tasting. If you like chocolate, then this is the program for you! Registration is required: call 810-724-8043 to sign up.




Tuesday, July 24, 2018


1:00 PMT(w)een Crafternoon: Watercolor Music



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  As any good teen or tween knows…MUSIC IS LIFE! This is your chance to make some art that imitates this most important part of life; we will be creating one of a kind paintings using watercolors and sheet music. Supplies are limited so registration is required. Please stop in or call 810 724-8043 to register!




Wednesday, July 25, 2018


5:45 PM - 7:45 PMKnit & Crochet Group



Location:  Ruth Hughes Imlay City Branch
Contact:  
Description:  Our new knit and crochet group meets every other Wednesday evening from 5:45pm-7:45pm. Bring your projects and UFOs (Unfinished Objects) and join us! 




Thursday, July 26, 2018


4:00 PM - 7:00 PMSummer Reading Finale Ice Cream Social



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  The time has come to put another great Summer Reading Program behind us, but we’ll give it a sugary send off! Everyone who participated in the Summer Reading Program is invited to stop by the library for a sweet treat!
 




Wednesday, August 1, 2018


11:00 AMWednesday Storytime @ Lamb Steele Park Gazebo



Location:  Behind City offices, in front of City Pool
Contact:  
Description:  Turtles may seem dull due to their lack of speed, but in reality they are GREAT! We're going to learn all about 'em and have fun while we're doing it too! 




Wednesday, August 8, 2018


5:45 PM - 7:45 PMKnit & Crochet Group



Location:  Ruth Hughes Imlay City Branch
Contact:  
Description:  Our new knit and crochet group meets every other Wednesday evening from 5:45pm-7:45pm. Bring your projects and UFOs (Unfinished Objects) and join us! 




Monday, August 13, 2018


1:00 PMHooray for Helicopters Crafternoon



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Let’s get ready to celebrate World Helicopter Day (8/19) a little early! We’ll use several household items to make a helicopter that really flies! Supplies are limited so registration is required! Please stop in or call 810 724-8043 to register!
 




Wednesday, August 15, 2018


6:00 PMRead 2 a Dog



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Prepare for a “tail wagging” reading extravaganza as Rein the Dog helps us “paw” our way to becoming stronger, more confident readers. It’s not “ruff’ all you need to do is sign up for one of our 15 minute sessions, grab a book, cuddle up and read! Reading to Rein can help change reading from being a chore to a delight!




Saturday, August 18, 2018


11:00 AMSaturday Storytime @ Imlay City Library



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Turtles may seem dull due to their lack of speed, but in reality they are GREAT! We're going to learn all about 'em and have fun while we're doing it too! 




Wednesday, August 22, 2018


5:45 PM - 7:45 PMKnit & Crochet Group



Location:  Ruth Hughes Imlay City Branch
Contact:  
Description:  Our new knit and crochet group meets every other Wednesday evening from 5:45pm-7:45pm. Bring your projects and UFOs (Unfinished Objects) and join us! 




Saturday, September 1, 2018


5:30 AMLibrary Closed-Labor Day Weekend



Location:  Ruth Hughes Imlay & Ruth Hughes Attica
Contact:  
Description:  Both branches of the Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library will be closed for the Labor Day weekend. 




Monday, September 3, 2018


5:30 AMLibrary Closed-Labor Day



Location:  Ruth Hughes Imlay & Ruth Hughes Attica
Contact:  
Description:  Both branches of the Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library will be closed for the Labor Day holiday. 




Monday, October 8, 2018


5:30 AMLibrary Closed-Staff In-Service Day



Location:  Ruth Hughes Imlay & Ruth Hughes Attica
Contact:  
Description:  Both branches of the Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library will be closed for a staff in-service day. 




Thursday, November 22, 2018


5:30 AMLibrary Closed-Thanksgiving Day



Location:  Ruth Hughes Imlay & Ruth Hughes Attica
Contact:  
Description:  Both branches of the Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday. 




Friday, November 23, 2018


5:30 AMLibrary Closed-Thanksgiving Holiday



Location:  Ruth Hughes Imlay & Ruth Hughes Attica
Contact:  
Description:  Both branches of the Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday. 




Monday, December 24, 2018


5:30 AMLibrary Closed-Christmas Eve



Location:  Ruth Hughes Imlay & Ruth Hughes Attica
Contact:  
Description:  Both branches of the Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library will be closed for the Christmas Eve holiday. 




Tuesday, December 25, 2018


5:30 AMLibrary Closed-Christmas Day



Location:  Ruth Hughes Imlay & Ruth Hughes Attica
Contact:  
Description:  Both branches of the Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library will be closed for the Christmas holiday. 




Wednesday, December 26, 2018


5:30 AMLibrary Closed-Christmas Holiday



Location:  Ruth Hughes Imlay & Ruth Hughes Attica
Contact:  
Description:  Both branches of the Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library will be closed for the Christmas holiday. 




Monday, December 31, 2018


5:30 AMLibrary Closed-New Year's Eve



Location:  Ruth Hughes Imlay & Ruth Hughes Attica
Contact:  
Description:  Both branches of the Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library will be closed for the New Year's holiday. 


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Tuesday, June 26, 2018

11:00 AM
Nature Walk @ Imlay Twp. Park
Abba Gould Woolson said “And since all this loveliness can not be heaven, I know in my heart it is June.” And we couldn’t agree more! Join the summer joy as we meet at the Imlay Township Park (682 N. Fairgrounds Rd.) for a nature walk! We’ll hike out along the mown paths to see the sights and examine nature up-close! Bring a sack lunch and make a day of it! Sturdy, close-toed walking shoes and sunscreen are strongly suggested!



Wednesday, June 27, 2018

6:00 PM
Read 2 a Dog
Prepare for a “tail wagging” reading extravaganza as Rein the Dog helps us “paw” our way to becoming stronger, more confident readers. It’s not “ruff’ all you need to do is sign up for one of our 15 minute sessions, grab a book, cuddle up and read! Reading to Rein can help change reading from being a chore to a delight!



Friday, June 29, 2018

1:00 PM
T(w)een Crafternoon: Sharpie Mugs
Calling all tweens and teens to the library to get their creativity on and make some one of a kind mug-a-licious art! Supplies are limited so registration is required. Please stop in or call 810 724-8043 to register!



Monday, July 2, 2018

6:00 PM
Read 2 a Dog
Prepare for a “tail wagging” reading extravaganza as Rein the Dog helps us “paw” our way to becoming stronger, more confident readers. It’s not “ruff’ all you need to do is sign up for one of our 15 minute sessions, grab a book, cuddle up and read! Reading to Rein can help change reading from being a chore to a delight!



Wednesday, July 4, 2018

5:30 AM
Library Closed-Independence Day
Both branches of the Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library will be closed for Independence Day. 



Tuesday, July 10, 2018

1:00 PM
Kevin Kammeraad & Cooperfly Puppets
Get ready for extreme silliness as Kevin Kammeraad and his puppet friends put on a not to be missed spectacle for all ages! Songs, stories, music, dance and tons of audience participation mean that this show is one of a kind every time and guaranteed to be talked about for days to come!



Wednesday, July 11, 2018

11:00 AM
Wednesday Storytime @ Lamb Steele Park Gazebo
Mo Willems, hailed as this generations Dr. Seuss and the brilliant mind behind Elephant and Piggie, Knuffle Bunny, and the Pigeon series, will be the fun focus of this Storytime! Giggles are guaranteed!

5:45 PM - 7:45 PM
Knit & Crochet Group
Our new knit and crochet group meets every other Wednesday evening from 5:45pm-7:45pm. Bring your projects and UFOs (Unfinished Objects) and join us! 



Thursday, July 12, 2018

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Apprenticeships in Michigan
Is traditional college just not on your radar? Do you like to work with your hands? Then this event is not to be missed! Lapeer County Intermediate School District and Lapeer County College Access Network have teamed up to bring this unique resource event to our local library! Presenters from a wide range of trade and professional organizations will be on hand to talk about ways to get started in journeywork and licensing for such fields as carpentry, boilermaking, masonry, outside linework, welding, millwork, plumbing, and more.



Friday, July 13, 2018

1:00 PM
Wind Chime Workshop
Bring your creativity in tow as we design one of a kind musical instruments powered by the wind!



Tuesday, July 17, 2018

1:00 PM
Classroom Critters
The hit of last summer returns to share more amazing animals and to fill us in on the many ways that animals make music!



Friday, July 20, 2018

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Musical Petting Zoo
What does a trumpet sound like? Is it like an elephant? Or a flute, does that sound like a bird? Don’t miss this chance to answer all of these questions at our Musical Petting Zoo! Kids (of all curious ages!) will have the opportunity to get hands on with many common band instruments. Professionals from Port Huron Music will be on hand to instruct, demonstrate, and entertain!



Saturday, July 21, 2018

11:00 AM
Saturday Storytime @ Imlay City Library
Mo Willems, hailed as this generations Dr. Seuss and the brilliant mind behind Elephant and Piggie, Knuffle Bunny, and the Pigeon series, will be the fun focus of this Storytime! Giggles are guaranteed!



Monday, July 23, 2018

6:00 PM
Nature of Chocolate with Laurel Zoot
Laurel was a professional pastry chef for eight years, prior to becoming a naturalist. At this scrumptious special event, she will be sharing her knowledge of all things chocolate, from history to manufacturing techniques. She will also provide an eight sample chocolate tasting. If you like chocolate, then this is the program for you! Registration is required: call 810-724-8043 to sign up.



Tuesday, July 24, 2018

1:00 PM
T(w)een Crafternoon: Watercolor Music
As any good teen or tween knows…MUSIC IS LIFE! This is your chance to make some art that imitates this most important part of life; we will be creating one of a kind paintings using watercolors and sheet music. Supplies are limited so registration is required. Please stop in or call 810 724-8043 to register!



Wednesday, July 25, 2018

5:45 PM - 7:45 PM
Knit & Crochet Group
Our new knit and crochet group meets every other Wednesday evening from 5:45pm-7:45pm. Bring your projects and UFOs (Unfinished Objects) and join us! 



Thursday, July 26, 2018

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Summer Reading Finale Ice Cream Social
The time has come to put another great Summer Reading Program behind us, but we’ll give it a sugary send off! Everyone who participated in the Summer Reading Program is invited to stop by the library for a sweet treat!
 



Wednesday, August 1, 2018

11:00 AM
Wednesday Storytime @ Lamb Steele Park Gazebo
Turtles may seem dull due to their lack of speed, but in reality they are GREAT! We're going to learn all about 'em and have fun while we're doing it too! 



Wednesday, August 8, 2018

5:45 PM - 7:45 PM
Knit & Crochet Group
Our new knit and crochet group meets every other Wednesday evening from 5:45pm-7:45pm. Bring your projects and UFOs (Unfinished Objects) and join us! 



Monday, August 13, 2018

1:00 PM
Hooray for Helicopters Crafternoon
Let’s get ready to celebrate World Helicopter Day (8/19) a little early! We’ll use several household items to make a helicopter that really flies! Supplies are limited so registration is required! Please stop in or call 810 724-8043 to register!
 



Wednesday, August 15, 2018

6:00 PM
Read 2 a Dog
Prepare for a “tail wagging” reading extravaganza as Rein the Dog helps us “paw” our way to becoming stronger, more confident readers. It’s not “ruff’ all you need to do is sign up for one of our 15 minute sessions, grab a book, cuddle up and read! Reading to Rein can help change reading from being a chore to a delight!



Saturday, August 18, 2018

11:00 AM
Saturday Storytime @ Imlay City Library
Turtles may seem dull due to their lack of speed, but in reality they are GREAT! We're going to learn all about 'em and have fun while we're doing it too! 



Wednesday, August 22, 2018

5:45 PM - 7:45 PM
Knit & Crochet Group
Our new knit and crochet group meets every other Wednesday evening from 5:45pm-7:45pm. Bring your projects and UFOs (Unfinished Objects) and join us! 



Saturday, September 1, 2018

5:30 AM
Library Closed-Labor Day Weekend
Both branches of the Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library will be closed for the Labor Day weekend. 



Monday, September 3, 2018

5:30 AM
Library Closed-Labor Day
Both branches of the Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library will be closed for the Labor Day holiday. 



Monday, October 8, 2018

5:30 AM
Library Closed-Staff In-Service Day
Both branches of the Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library will be closed for a staff in-service day. 



Thursday, November 22, 2018

5:30 AM
Library Closed-Thanksgiving Day
Both branches of the Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday. 



Friday, November 23, 2018

5:30 AM
Library Closed-Thanksgiving Holiday
Both branches of the Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday. 



Monday, December 24, 2018

5:30 AM
Library Closed-Christmas Eve
Both branches of the Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library will be closed for the Christmas Eve holiday. 



Tuesday, December 25, 2018

5:30 AM
Library Closed-Christmas Day
Both branches of the Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library will be closed for the Christmas holiday. 



Wednesday, December 26, 2018

5:30 AM
Library Closed-Christmas Holiday
Both branches of the Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library will be closed for the Christmas holiday. 



Monday, December 31, 2018

5:30 AM
Library Closed-New Year's Eve
Both branches of the Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library will be closed for the New Year's holiday.