• Free Notary Service

    Available By Appointment

    We have listened to your requests and are pleased to announce we are now offering free notary service at our Imlay City Branch!

    This new service is by appointment only, so please be sure to call ahead to check availability.
    Tan background with notary stamp - free notary service. The Ruth Hughes Library is happy to provide free notary service. This is available by appointment only at our Imlay City Branch. Ruth Hughes Library - 810-724-8043.
  • Neighbors Helping Neighbors

    October 5

    Blue background with state of Michigan logo - Neighbors Helping Neighbors outreach event on Thursday October 5th from 10 AM to 2 PM at the American Legion Hall on 1701 West Genesee Street in Lapeer. All services and items at the event are free. Free lunch, food, and transportation to the event and door prizes available. Housing, employment, and utility assistance; clothing; counseling; blood pressure checks; hair cuts; personal care items; job training. To volunteer or become a vendor, contact Ron Belcher at 810-338-2755. www.homelessinlapeermi.com.
  • Little Wigglers Story Time

    September 8, 15, and 22

    We are happy to announce a brand-new story time session for our youngest visitors, Little Wigglers. Parents are invited to join this short and sweet story time, best for ages 0 to 2, but all ages are welcome.

    Lime green and yellow background with bumblebees and a photo of a baby. Little Wigglers story time at the Imlay City Branch on Fridays, September 8th, 15th, and 22nd from 10:00 AM to 10:15 AM. Best for ages 2 and under.
  • Little Listeners Story Time

    Begins September 5th

    Story time sessions have returned; join us for stories, songs, and more with Ms. Lorry! Our 10:30 AM sessions are best for preschool ages, but all ages are welcome.

    Yellow and white background with kids sitting on books. Little Listeners story time begins the week of September 5th. Attica Branch meets on Tuesdays at 10:30 AM on September 5th, 12th, and 19th. The Imlay City Branch meets on Fridays at 10:30 AM on September 8th, 15th, and 22nd.
  • Pokemon Club

    September 23, October 14, November 25

    Join fellow Pokemon trainers at our Imlay branch and have fun on the journey of your choosing, whether you play games together or talk about your favorite Pokemon characters.
    White, red, and black background with pokemon balls on the top and bottom as a border. Pokemon Club upcoming meetings - Saturday, September 23rd, October 14th, and November 25th from 12:00 noon to 1:00 PM.
  • Craft & Chat

    Wednesday @ 6:00 PM

    Bring your craft and come hang out with other fun, friendly crafters!
    All skill levels are welcome

    craft and chat wednesday at 6pm september 12 and 27 october 11 and 25 november 15 and 29
  • Book Witches

    October 4 @ 5:30 PM

    It's a bat! It's a ghost! No, it's a witch!
    Recycle books into book witches. Perfect for Halloween!
    Listed in our Adult Programs. Registration Required.

    Witch made from a book, leaves, pumpkin
  • Author Visit: Iris Underwood

    November 1 @ 5:30 PM

    Book by Iris Underwood. Tells multi-generational story of life in an Appalachian coal mining town in the 1900s.
  • Fall Shadowbox

    November 9 @ 6:00 PM

    Bring a little bit of autumn indoors.
    Decorate shadowboxes with fall decor and quotes.
    Listed in our Adult Programs. Registration Required

  • Haunted House Story Writing Contest

    September 1-21

    This program is open to both teens and adults.

    Haunted house story writing contest, Grady Hendrix how to sell a haunted house book, bats
  • Lego Builders Club

    September 28, October 19, November 16

    Join the brand-new, much requested, Lego Builder’s Club once a month at our Imlay Branch from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM. All Lego materials will be provided and all creations made at the library will be displayed in the children’s area until our next meeting.

    Wood background with hands in foreground playing with lego bricks. Lego Club meetings on Thursday, September 28th, October 19th, and November 16th from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM for ages 5 and up.
  • Becoming an Author

    September 21

    If you have ever wanted to know how to become an author, this program is for you! Join local author Alice Wilds as she shares with us her journey to becoming a self-published author. She will answer any questions you may have about the publication world, and a few tips and tricks to help you hone your writing skills along the way.

    Teal and white background with black and white photo of local author Alice Wilds. Becoming an author class on Thursday, September 21st from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM.

Illnesses on Staff

Bright colors background - an important note from your library
Please note, we have possible Covid and other illness traveling through some of our staff currently.
We will still be having our Friday morning "Little Wigglers" baby story time at 10:00 AM and our "Little Listeners" toddler story time at 10:30 AM for anyone who would like to still attend.

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Fall 2023

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