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Tuesday, February 27, 2018


11:00 AMToddler Block Party



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Imlay City Branch
Contact:  
Description:  Parents and toddlers are welcome to “raise the roof” at Block Party! It may seem like just fun and games, but there is actually quite a bit of learning that goes on—like problem solving, imagination, motor and social skills, and so much more. Feel free to just drop in; we have blocks and fun in abundance! 




Friday, March 2, 2018


5:30 PM - 7:30 PMCommunity Reads Night



Location:  Ruth Hughes- Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Strap on your walking shoes and your listening ears as your library proudly takes part in the 3rd Annual Weston/Borland Community Reads Night sponsored by the Imlay City DDA. Families can travel around town to participating businesses to hear stories or do a craft and have a read-iculiously fun evening! 




Monday, March 5, 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! 


6:00 PM - 7:00 PMBeginning Computer Part I



Location:  Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library-Imlay City Branch
Contact:  Jessica Bostian
Description:  Eager to learn more about computers but aren't sure where to start? Join us for a two part beginning computer class at the library. We'll cover topics such as parts of a computer, using the mouse and keyboard, getting online, internet safety, and more. 




Tuesday, March 6, 2018


10:30 AMAttica Storytime: Creepy Crawlies



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Attica Branch
Contact:  
Description:  




Thursday, March 8, 2018


4:00 PMSit and Knit



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Sit and Knit is a wonderful opportunity for everyone who loves to do needlecrafts to come together to give aid, chat, swap patterns, and connect with other crafters. Knitting is not required; if you crochet, cross stitch, or do any other kind of stitching, join us! Everyone from the seasoned pro to the wobbly beginner is welcome. 




Friday, March 9, 2018


10:30 AMImlay Storytime: Creepy Crawlies



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Imlay City
Contact:  
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Saturday, March 10, 2018


11:00 AM - 2:00 PMHuman Library Project



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Your library is teaming up with Deb Stallings, one of the creative minds behind the Imlay City Conversation Salon, to bring you the Human Library Project. The Human Library is an incredible initiative designed to create positive conversations that can challenge stereotypes and prejudices through dialogue. In the Human Library people of different backgrounds, life experiences and opinions are on “loan” to “readers” to answer questions. To find out more about The Human Library Project, visit www.humanlibrary.org




Monday, March 12, 2018


6:00 PM - 7:00 PMBeginning Computer Part II



Location:  Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library-Imlay City Branch
Contact:  Jessica Bostian
Description:  Eager to learn more about computers but aren't sure where to start? Join us for a two part beginning computer class at the library. We'll cover topics such as parts of a computer, using the mouse and keyboard, getting online, internet safety, and more. 




Tuesday, March 13, 2018


10:30 AMAttica Storytime: Dancing Queens (and Kings!)



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Attica Branch
Contact:  
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Wednesday, March 14, 2018


6:00 PMRoxann Gulick Book Signing



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Imaly City
Contact:  
Description:  Roxann Gulick, a long time Imlay City resident and former English, Social Studies and Drama teacher at the Imlay City High School, has succeeded in publishing her first book of poetry, Moods! Moods has been the work of many years, she says, and now she’s ready to share it with all of us! Stop by to meet the lady writer and grab a copy for your very own.




Thursday, March 15, 2018


6:30 PMImlay Evening Storytime: Dancing Queens (and Kings!)



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Imlay City
Contact:  
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Friday, March 16, 2018


10:30 AMImlay Storytime: Dancing Queens (and Kings!)



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Imlay City
Contact:  
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Tuesday, March 20, 2018


10:30 AMAttica Storytime: Sweet Tooth



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Attica Branch
Contact:  
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Friday, March 23, 2018


10:30 AMImlay Storytime: Sweet Tooth



Location:  Ruth Hughes-- Imlay City
Contact:  
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Tuesday, March 27, 2018


11:00 AMToddler Block Party



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Parents and toddlers are welcome to “raise the roof” at Block Party! It may seem like just fun and games, but there is actually quite a bit of learning that goes on—like problem solving, imagination, motor and social skills, and so much more. Feel free to just drop in; we have blocks and fun in abundance! 




Thursday, March 29, 2018


3:00 PM - 4:00 PMiPad/iPhone 101



Location:  Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library-Imlay City Branch
Contact:  Jessica Bostian
Description:  Do you have an Apple iPad or iPhone and would like to learn more about it? Join our iPad/iPhone class as we discuss downloading and managing apps, customizing your home screen, using the camera, keyboard tips and tricks, and managing your settings.




Friday, March 30, 2018


11:00 AM - 3:00 PMEaster Egg-stravaganza: Egg Coloring



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Once again we are offering you a place to dye and decorate your easter eggs and leave the mess behind! You bring the hard boiled eggs we've got everything else! 


5:00 PM - 6:30 PMEaster Egg-stravaganza: Egg Hunt



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  The library will be visited early by the Easter Bunny, he will hide many eggs around the library for kiddos to find! Every child will leave with a treat! 




Monday, April 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 and her dad help up "paw" our way to becoming stronger readers. It's not "ruff" all you have to do is sign up for one of the 15 minute sessions, grab a book, cuddle up and read! Reading to Rein can help your child gain more confidence in their reading ability and change reading from being a chore to a delight! 




Tuesday, April 3, 2018


10:30 AMAttica Storytime: April Showers



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Attica Branch
Contact:  
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Friday, April 6, 2018


10:30 AMImlay Storytime: April Showers



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  




Monday, April 9, 2018


5:30 AMNational Library Week Bookmark Contest



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  To celebrate National Library Week we are bringing back our Bookmark Decorating contest! There are four categories for kids to enter, Toddler to 2nd grade, 3rd -- 5th grade, 6th – 8th grade and 9th – 12th grade. How does it work? Stop by the library to pick up your blank template, color it to your liking and on the back write the child’s name, telephone number, and age category, and return it to the library before closing time on the 13th. One winner from each category will be chosen after closing time on April the 13th


4:00 PM - 5:00 PMOverdrive/Libby @ Attica Branch



Location:  Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library-Attica Branch
Contact:  Jessica Bostian
Description:  Did you know that you can check out eBooks and eAudiobooks through the Overdrive system and/or the new Libby App with your Ruth Hughes library card for free? Accessible any time of day or night, Overdrive is compatible with a wide variety of devices including iPhones, iPads, Kindle tablets and readers, eReaders, desktops, Androids, and more.

You must be a resident of Imlay City, Imlay Township, or Attica Township to access Overdrive, Libby, and Hoopla with your Ruth Hughes library card. 




Tuesday, April 10, 2018


5:30 AMNational Library Week Bookmark Contest



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  To celebrate National Library Week we are bringing back our Bookmark Decorating contest! There are four categories for kids to enter, Toddler to 2nd grade, 3rd -- 5th grade, 6th – 8th grade and 9th – 12th grade. How does it work? Stop by the library to pick up your blank template, color it to your liking and on the back write the child’s name, telephone number, and age category, and return it to the library before closing time on the 13th. One winner from each category will be chosen after closing time on April the 13th


10:30 AMAttica Storytime: Funny Undies



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Attica Branch
Contact:  
Description:  




Wednesday, April 11, 2018


5:30 AMNational Library Week Bookmark Contest



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  To celebrate National Library Week we are bringing back our Bookmark Decorating contest! There are four categories for kids to enter, Toddler to 2nd grade, 3rd -- 5th grade, 6th – 8th grade and 9th – 12th grade. How does it work? Stop by the library to pick up your blank template, color it to your liking and on the back write the child’s name, telephone number, and age category, and return it to the library before closing time on the 13th. One winner from each category will be chosen after closing time on April the 13th




Thursday, April 12, 2018


5:30 AMNational Library Week Bookmark Contest



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  To celebrate National Library Week we are bringing back our Bookmark Decorating contest! There are four categories for kids to enter, Toddler to 2nd grade, 3rd -- 5th grade, 6th – 8th grade and 9th – 12th grade. How does it work? Stop by the library to pick up your blank template, color it to your liking and on the back write the child’s name, telephone number, and age category, and return it to the library before closing time on the 13th. One winner from each category will be chosen after closing time on April the 13th


4:00 PMSit and Knit



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Sit and Knit is a wonderful opportunity for everyone who loves to do needlecrafts to come together to give aid, chat, swap patterns, and connect with other crafters. Knitting is not required; if you crochet, cross stitch, or do any other kind of stitching, join us! Everyone from the seasoned pro to the wobbly beginner is welcome!




Friday, April 13, 2018


5:30 AMNational Library Week Bookmark Contest



Location:  
Contact:  
Description:  To celebrate National Library Week we are bringing back our Bookmark Decorating contest! There are four categories for kids to enter, Toddler to 2nd grade, 3rd -- 5th grade, 6th – 8th grade and 9th – 12th grade. How does it work? Stop by the library to pick up your blank template, color it to your liking and on the back write the child’s name, telephone number, and age category, and return it to the library before closing time on the 13th. One winner from each category will be chosen after closing time on April the 13th


10:30 AMImlay Storytime: Funny Undies



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  




Tuesday, April 17, 2018


10:30 AMAttica Storytime: A Hairy Situation



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Attica Branch
Contact:  
Description:  




Thursday, April 19, 2018


6:30 PMImlay Evening Storytime: A Hairy Situation



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Imlay City
Contact:  
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Friday, April 20, 2018


10:30 AMImlay Storytime: A Hairy Situation



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Imlay City
Contact:  
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Tuesday, April 24, 2018


10:30 AMAttica Storytime: Ships a Sailing



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Attica Branch
Contact:  
Description:  




Thursday, April 26, 2018


5:30 PM - 7:00 PMSpring Fever Crafts



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  One of the best parts of spring is the return of all the color; birds, bugs, leaves, and best of all flowers! Crafters of all ages are welcome to swing by the library to color a flower pot and/or paint a birdhouse that will be displayed around downtown Imlay City and the butterfly garden throughout the summer! 


6:00 PM - 7:00 PMBeginning Microsoft Excel



Location:  Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library-Imlay City Branch
Contact:  Jessica Bostian
Description:  Spreadsheets, budgets, and charts, oh my! At this beginning class you'll learn some tips and tricks to using Microsoft Excel, the spreadsheet program that allows you to create, manage, and sort large amounts of data. 




Friday, April 27, 2018


10:30 AMImlay Storytime: Ships a Sailing



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  




Monday, April 30, 2018


12:00 PMDelayed Opening-Imlay Branch



Location:  Ruth Hughes Imlay City Branch
Contact:  
Description:  The Ruth Hughes Imlay City Branch will have a delayed opening at 12:00 noon. 




Wednesday, May 2, 2018


12:00 PMDelayed Opening-Imlay Branch



Location:  Ruth Hughes Imlay City Branch
Contact:  
Description:  The Ruth Hughes Imlay City Branch will have a delayed opening at 12:00 noon. 




Saturday, May 5, 2018


11:00 AM - 2:00 PMFree Comic Book Day



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Returning to cheers and fan fair it’s Free Comic Book Day! Come in to grab your free comic book and try your hand at comic book trivia for a prize!
 




Tuesday, May 8, 2018


3:00 PM - 4:00 PMGoogle Drive



Location:  Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library-Imlay City Branch
Contact:  Jessica Bostian
Description:  If you have a Google account, you have access to Google Drive, a cloud-based software that can store 5G of data for free. In addition to storage space for files and photos, you have access to several programs provided by Google that are comparable to Microsoft Office programs, such as Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, and more. Learn how to use your Google account to its fullest capacity. 




Thursday, May 10, 2018


4:00 PMSit and Knit



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Sit and Knit is a wonderful opportunity for everyone who loves to do needlecrafts to come together to give aid, chat, swap patterns, and connect with other crafters. Knitting is not required; if you crochet, cross stitch, or do any other kind of stitching, join us! Everyone from the seasoned pro to the wobbly beginner is welcome!




Saturday, May 19, 2018


7:00 PM - 10:00 PMMoon Gazing at the ATTICA BRANCH



Location:  Ruth Hughes--Attica Branch
Contact:  
Description:  It is with much excitement that your library again teams with the gentlemen of the Seven Ponds Astronomy Club for an evening of moon gazing. We will meet at the Attica branch, listen to a presentation and then regroup outside to put our new knowledge into action! Telescopes will be on hand for an up close examination of the earths’ closest neighbor! 




Thursday, May 24, 2018


6:00 PM - 7:00 PMBeginning Microsoft Word



Location:  Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library-Imlay City Branch
Contact:  Jessica Bostian
Description:  Would you like to create a letter, labels, or resumes on a computer? You can do all this and more with Microsoft Word. Learn some tips and tricks to this program, and get started writing today! 




Saturday, May 26, 2018


5:30 AMLibrary Closed-Memorial 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 Memorial Day holiday. 




Monday, May 28, 2018


5:30 AMLibrary Closed-Memorial Day



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




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. 




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, February 27, 2018

11:00 AM
Toddler Block Party
Parents and toddlers are welcome to “raise the roof” at Block Party! It may seem like just fun and games, but there is actually quite a bit of learning that goes on—like problem solving, imagination, motor and social skills, and so much more. Feel free to just drop in; we have blocks and fun in abundance! 



Friday, March 2, 2018

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Community Reads Night
Strap on your walking shoes and your listening ears as your library proudly takes part in the 3rd Annual Weston/Borland Community Reads Night sponsored by the Imlay City DDA. Families can travel around town to participating businesses to hear stories or do a craft and have a read-iculiously fun evening! 



Monday, March 5, 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! 

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Beginning Computer Part I
Eager to learn more about computers but aren't sure where to start? Join us for a two part beginning computer class at the library. We'll cover topics such as parts of a computer, using the mouse and keyboard, getting online, internet safety, and more. 



Tuesday, March 6, 2018

10:30 AM
Attica Storytime: Creepy Crawlies




Thursday, March 8, 2018

4:00 PM
Sit and Knit
Sit and Knit is a wonderful opportunity for everyone who loves to do needlecrafts to come together to give aid, chat, swap patterns, and connect with other crafters. Knitting is not required; if you crochet, cross stitch, or do any other kind of stitching, join us! Everyone from the seasoned pro to the wobbly beginner is welcome. 



Friday, March 9, 2018

10:30 AM
Imlay Storytime: Creepy Crawlies




Saturday, March 10, 2018

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Human Library Project
Your library is teaming up with Deb Stallings, one of the creative minds behind the Imlay City Conversation Salon, to bring you the Human Library Project. The Human Library is an incredible initiative designed to create positive conversations that can challenge stereotypes and prejudices through dialogue. In the Human Library people of different backgrounds, life experiences and opinions are on “loan” to “readers” to answer questions. To find out more about The Human Library Project, visit www.humanlibrary.org



Monday, March 12, 2018

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Beginning Computer Part II
Eager to learn more about computers but aren't sure where to start? Join us for a two part beginning computer class at the library. We'll cover topics such as parts of a computer, using the mouse and keyboard, getting online, internet safety, and more. 



Tuesday, March 13, 2018

10:30 AM
Attica Storytime: Dancing Queens (and Kings!)




Wednesday, March 14, 2018

6:00 PM
Roxann Gulick Book Signing
Roxann Gulick, a long time Imlay City resident and former English, Social Studies and Drama teacher at the Imlay City High School, has succeeded in publishing her first book of poetry, Moods! Moods has been the work of many years, she says, and now she’s ready to share it with all of us! Stop by to meet the lady writer and grab a copy for your very own.



Thursday, March 15, 2018

6:30 PM
Imlay Evening Storytime: Dancing Queens (and Kings!)




Friday, March 16, 2018

10:30 AM
Imlay Storytime: Dancing Queens (and Kings!)




Tuesday, March 20, 2018

10:30 AM
Attica Storytime: Sweet Tooth




Friday, March 23, 2018

10:30 AM
Imlay Storytime: Sweet Tooth




Tuesday, March 27, 2018

11:00 AM
Toddler Block Party
Parents and toddlers are welcome to “raise the roof” at Block Party! It may seem like just fun and games, but there is actually quite a bit of learning that goes on—like problem solving, imagination, motor and social skills, and so much more. Feel free to just drop in; we have blocks and fun in abundance! 



Thursday, March 29, 2018

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
iPad/iPhone 101
Do you have an Apple iPad or iPhone and would like to learn more about it? Join our iPad/iPhone class as we discuss downloading and managing apps, customizing your home screen, using the camera, keyboard tips and tricks, and managing your settings.



Friday, March 30, 2018

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Easter Egg-stravaganza: Egg Coloring
Once again we are offering you a place to dye and decorate your easter eggs and leave the mess behind! You bring the hard boiled eggs we've got everything else! 

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Easter Egg-stravaganza: Egg Hunt
The library will be visited early by the Easter Bunny, he will hide many eggs around the library for kiddos to find! Every child will leave with a treat! 



Monday, April 2, 2018

6:00 PM
Read 2 a Dog
Prepare for a "tail wagging" reading extravaganza as Rein the Dog and her dad help up "paw" our way to becoming stronger readers. It's not "ruff" all you have to do is sign up for one of the 15 minute sessions, grab a book, cuddle up and read! Reading to Rein can help your child gain more confidence in their reading ability and change reading from being a chore to a delight! 



Tuesday, April 3, 2018

10:30 AM
Attica Storytime: April Showers




Friday, April 6, 2018

10:30 AM
Imlay Storytime: April Showers




Monday, April 9, 2018

5:30 AM
National Library Week Bookmark Contest
To celebrate National Library Week we are bringing back our Bookmark Decorating contest! There are four categories for kids to enter, Toddler to 2nd grade, 3rd -- 5th grade, 6th – 8th grade and 9th – 12th grade. How does it work? Stop by the library to pick up your blank template, color it to your liking and on the back write the child’s name, telephone number, and age category, and return it to the library before closing time on the 13th. One winner from each category will be chosen after closing time on April the 13th

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Overdrive/Libby @ Attica Branch
Did you know that you can check out eBooks and eAudiobooks through the Overdrive system and/or the new Libby App with your Ruth Hughes library card for free? Accessible any time of day or night, Overdrive is compatible with a wide variety of devices including iPhones, iPads, Kindle tablets and readers, eReaders, desktops, Androids, and more.

You must be a resident of Imlay City, Imlay Township, or Attica Township to access Overdrive, Libby, and Hoopla with your Ruth Hughes library card. 



Tuesday, April 10, 2018

5:30 AM
National Library Week Bookmark Contest
To celebrate National Library Week we are bringing back our Bookmark Decorating contest! There are four categories for kids to enter, Toddler to 2nd grade, 3rd -- 5th grade, 6th – 8th grade and 9th – 12th grade. How does it work? Stop by the library to pick up your blank template, color it to your liking and on the back write the child’s name, telephone number, and age category, and return it to the library before closing time on the 13th. One winner from each category will be chosen after closing time on April the 13th

10:30 AM
Attica Storytime: Funny Undies




Wednesday, April 11, 2018

5:30 AM
National Library Week Bookmark Contest
To celebrate National Library Week we are bringing back our Bookmark Decorating contest! There are four categories for kids to enter, Toddler to 2nd grade, 3rd -- 5th grade, 6th – 8th grade and 9th – 12th grade. How does it work? Stop by the library to pick up your blank template, color it to your liking and on the back write the child’s name, telephone number, and age category, and return it to the library before closing time on the 13th. One winner from each category will be chosen after closing time on April the 13th



Thursday, April 12, 2018

5:30 AM
National Library Week Bookmark Contest
To celebrate National Library Week we are bringing back our Bookmark Decorating contest! There are four categories for kids to enter, Toddler to 2nd grade, 3rd -- 5th grade, 6th – 8th grade and 9th – 12th grade. How does it work? Stop by the library to pick up your blank template, color it to your liking and on the back write the child’s name, telephone number, and age category, and return it to the library before closing time on the 13th. One winner from each category will be chosen after closing time on April the 13th

4:00 PM
Sit and Knit
Sit and Knit is a wonderful opportunity for everyone who loves to do needlecrafts to come together to give aid, chat, swap patterns, and connect with other crafters. Knitting is not required; if you crochet, cross stitch, or do any other kind of stitching, join us! Everyone from the seasoned pro to the wobbly beginner is welcome!



Friday, April 13, 2018

5:30 AM
National Library Week Bookmark Contest
To celebrate National Library Week we are bringing back our Bookmark Decorating contest! There are four categories for kids to enter, Toddler to 2nd grade, 3rd -- 5th grade, 6th – 8th grade and 9th – 12th grade. How does it work? Stop by the library to pick up your blank template, color it to your liking and on the back write the child’s name, telephone number, and age category, and return it to the library before closing time on the 13th. One winner from each category will be chosen after closing time on April the 13th

10:30 AM
Imlay Storytime: Funny Undies




Tuesday, April 17, 2018

10:30 AM
Attica Storytime: A Hairy Situation




Thursday, April 19, 2018

6:30 PM
Imlay Evening Storytime: A Hairy Situation




Friday, April 20, 2018

10:30 AM
Imlay Storytime: A Hairy Situation




Tuesday, April 24, 2018

10:30 AM
Attica Storytime: Ships a Sailing




Thursday, April 26, 2018

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Spring Fever Crafts
One of the best parts of spring is the return of all the color; birds, bugs, leaves, and best of all flowers! Crafters of all ages are welcome to swing by the library to color a flower pot and/or paint a birdhouse that will be displayed around downtown Imlay City and the butterfly garden throughout the summer! 

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Beginning Microsoft Excel
Spreadsheets, budgets, and charts, oh my! At this beginning class you'll learn some tips and tricks to using Microsoft Excel, the spreadsheet program that allows you to create, manage, and sort large amounts of data. 



Friday, April 27, 2018

10:30 AM
Imlay Storytime: Ships a Sailing




Monday, April 30, 2018

12:00 PM
Delayed Opening-Imlay Branch
The Ruth Hughes Imlay City Branch will have a delayed opening at 12:00 noon. 



Wednesday, May 2, 2018

12:00 PM
Delayed Opening-Imlay Branch
The Ruth Hughes Imlay City Branch will have a delayed opening at 12:00 noon. 



Saturday, May 5, 2018

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Free Comic Book Day
Returning to cheers and fan fair it’s Free Comic Book Day! Come in to grab your free comic book and try your hand at comic book trivia for a prize!
 



Tuesday, May 8, 2018

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Google Drive
If you have a Google account, you have access to Google Drive, a cloud-based software that can store 5G of data for free. In addition to storage space for files and photos, you have access to several programs provided by Google that are comparable to Microsoft Office programs, such as Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, and more. Learn how to use your Google account to its fullest capacity. 



Thursday, May 10, 2018

4:00 PM
Sit and Knit
Sit and Knit is a wonderful opportunity for everyone who loves to do needlecrafts to come together to give aid, chat, swap patterns, and connect with other crafters. Knitting is not required; if you crochet, cross stitch, or do any other kind of stitching, join us! Everyone from the seasoned pro to the wobbly beginner is welcome!



Saturday, May 19, 2018

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Moon Gazing at the ATTICA BRANCH
It is with much excitement that your library again teams with the gentlemen of the Seven Ponds Astronomy Club for an evening of moon gazing. We will meet at the Attica branch, listen to a presentation and then regroup outside to put our new knowledge into action! Telescopes will be on hand for an up close examination of the earths’ closest neighbor! 



Thursday, May 24, 2018

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Beginning Microsoft Word
Would you like to create a letter, labels, or resumes on a computer? You can do all this and more with Microsoft Word. Learn some tips and tricks to this program, and get started writing today! 



Saturday, May 26, 2018

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



Monday, May 28, 2018

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



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. 



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.