Toddler Block Party
August 24, 5:30 pmDid you know your preschooler "builds" important skills through block play? These vital abilities are ones they will use later in life, such as problem solving, mathematical reasoning, spatial senses, motor skills, and imagination. Come join the fun (and the secret learning) at our Block Party: we have plenty of blocks and fun to go around!
Summer 2017Learn some new computer skills this season with a new set of computer classes at the Ruth Hughes Library! Our list of classes this season include Beginning Computer, iPad 101, Overdrive 101 @ Attica, Beginning Excel, Google Drive, One-on-One Computer Sessions, and Using the Michigan E Library. Click here to see the full list and information. Call 810-724-8043 or stop in today to sign up!
National Kidney Foundation of Michigan
Diabetes PathHelping you take charge of your diabetes! Diabetes PATH (Personal Action Toward Health) is designed to provide skills and tools to help people living with type 2 diabetes live a healthier life. It's a fun, interactive, six week workshop led by certified teachers.
The first session will be an informational meeting held on Tuesday, August 8 at 1:00pm. Workshop dates are Tuesday, August 15, 22, 29 and Tuesday, September 5, 12, 19. All sessions start at 1:00 pm. and go to 3:30 pm. Register by calling 810 724-8043. All sessions are free and snacks will be provided.
Solar Eclipse Extravaganza
August 21, 12:30 - 2:00 pmJoin the fun at a literal once in a lifetime event: for the first time in 38 years, there will be a solar eclipse visible in the United States!
Zoom over to the Attica Branch to take part in several eclipse related activities and enjoy a great view of the southern sky, where the spectacle will occur.
*A LIMITED NUMBER of free solar viewing safety glasses will be available at the event WHILE SUPPLIES LAST. The glasses that were being handed out at our front desk, kindly donated by NASA, are now gone, and unfortunately we will not be receiving any more.
Don's Bread Lecture III
October 25th, 6:30 PMBack once again by popular demand; Mr. Don Davenport returns to share with us more of this secret ways and tried-and -true methods of homemade bread baking. Join us for a deliciously educational evening!
Sit and Knit
September 14, October 12, and November 9, 4:00 PMSit 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.
This summer is packed full of fun and interesting stuff to do at the library! Click here to see the seasonal newsletter for all the details, or pick up a copy at the front desk.