Letters to Santa
December 1-17Santa's getting ready to make his lists and check them twice, so be sure you mail your special letters at the magical North Pole bound mailbox at the Imlay City library branch.
Pony Bead Christmas Tree
December 6-11Patrons of all ages can choose to create a pony bead tree keychain to keep the holiday spirit with them wherever they go, or craft a paper tree to proudly display at home.
These kits can be picked up at either library branch, while supplies last.
Leftover Crafts Giveaway
December 6-11Are you looking for clever ideas for Christmas gifts?
Grab some of our leftover craft kits to use as gifts or stocking stuffers this holiday season, while supplies last.
Virtual Cozy Christmas Story Time
December 8Cozy up by the fire with Ms. Lorry during a virtual, pre-recorded holiday themed story time, perfect for all ages.
On the Go - Mini Clay Pot Gingerbread Man
December 13-18Run away with this gingerbread man craft, a perfect addition to any holiday decorations.
On the Go - Snowman Key Ornament
December 20-23Winter may not be the key to your heart, but crafting an adorable snowman out of a key could be. Pick up this craft kit from either library branch while supplies last.
Happy New Year Celebration Kit
December 27-30Another year has flown by and it's time to celebrate the start of a New Year.
Pick up a 2022 New Year Celebration kit, great for any age.
Blizzard of Books
January 3-31Have your kiddos been missing our summer reading program? Do they need a sweet treat to help get through the cold winter?
Ages 0-18 are welcome to participate in our annual Blizzard of Books program in collaboration with the Imlay City Dairy Queen. Pick up a tracking bookmark from either branch, read the required number of books, then return the bookmark for a free blizzard coupon from our Imlay City Dairy Queen.
Thank you to Dairy Queen for their generosity in helping out with this program!
On the Go - Melted Snowman
January 3-8Don't you wish all that snow would just melt away? Create your own melted snowman craft out of felt and paper, and melt your winter blues away.
Virtual Story Time
January 4, 11, and 18Join Miss Lorry during a live, virtual story time Tuesday morning at 11:00 AM. Pick up an accompanying craft the week prior to each scheduled virtual story time.
Watch our Facebook page and website for more detailed information. Remember, the last Tuesday of the month there will not be a story time.
Happy Birthday Tedd Arnold
January 20Do you have a Fly Guy fan in your home who just can't get enough of Tedd Arnold's books?
Drop by either library branch to pick up a birthday kit to celebrate Tedd Arnold's special day.
Love you to Pieces Puzzle Wreath
January 24-29Show off your love of Valentine's Day by crafting a heart-shaped puzzle piece wreath, perfect for indoor decorating.
These kits are available for all ages while supplies last, and can be picked up from either library branch.
Virtual Story Time
February 1, 8, & 15Join Ms. Lorry for a live, virtual story time on Tuesday mornings at 11:00 AM. Don't forget to stop by the library and pick up a craft the week prior to each week's scheduled story times.
There will be no story time the last week of February.
Love Bugs Craft Kit
February 7-12What do you get when you have pom poms, googly eyes, pipe cleaner, and felt? A love bug of course!
Kits for all ages will be available to pick up the week of February 7th from either library branch, while supplies last.
Happy Birthday Laura Ingalls Wilder
February 7Have fun celebrating the birthday of Laura Ingalls Wilder by picking up a celebration kit on her birthday, Monday February 7th.
Along with the kit, you will also receive a free copy of one of Laura Ingalls Wilder's books, while supplies last.
Guitar Pick Necklace Kit
February 11All ages can stop by either library branch and pick up a guitar pick necklace kit to make in honor of National Guitar Day, while supplies last.
STEM Dinosaur Noodle Skeleton
February 21-26Have you ever wondered what it may be like to be a paleontologist? Now is your chance to practice your puzzle skills and piece together a dinosaur skeleton using only uncooked pasta noodles.
Pick up your materials from either library branch the week of February 21, while supplies last.
Thanksgiving Paper Weave Placemat – On the Go Craft Kit
November 15-20Want to add a bit of color to your place at the table this Thanksgiving? Children ages 5 and up are invited to pick up a Thanksgiving placemat kit.
Be Thankful Story Time – Bedtime Edition (Virtual)
November 22Enjoy the fun of story time from the comfort of your home! Wear your pajamas, grab your favorite teddy bear, and snuggle in for some stories and songs with Ms. Lorry.
Watch the library website and Facebook page for more information.
Hoopla Kids Mode
Hoopla is full of great digital content for kids, including books, audiobooks, comics, movies, and music. You can use the Kids Mode setting to set your children's Hoopla account to access only this content that has been specially selected for them. Click here for instructions on Kids Mode, and get your family started with Hoopla today!
Digital Media Zone for Kids
Welcome to the children's page!