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Friday, December 14, 2018


10:30 AMImlay City Storytime: Bear Faced



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  




Saturday, December 15, 2018


10:00 AM - 3:00 PMNational Lemon Cupcake Day



Location:  Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library
Contact:  Diane
Description:  Come in today for a free lemon cupcake>




Monday, December 17, 2018


6:00 PMLetter to Santa Night with Imlay City Post Office



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  It's not too late to get those letters to Santa, especially with the help fo Imlay City's own Post Office! Join the fun on this special night as we write our letters to Santa, create an envelope, and send them on their way to the North Pole.  




Wednesday, December 19, 2018


5:00 PM - 7:00 PMApprenticeships in Michigan



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Do you like to wrok wiht your hands? Do you think that a traditional college is not for you? Would you be interested in a well paying job that doesn't require a degree? If you answered yes to any of these questions, perhaps a skilled trade is for you!
For the second time, Ann Konarski of LCAN, the Lapeer College Access Network, will be speaking at the library, sharing tips, tricks and instructions for geting started in journey work and licensing for such fields as masonry, welding, outside line work, plumbing, millwork and more.
Everyone from teens leaving high school to adults looking to reinvent themselves is welcome to sit in on this informative talk. 




Friday, December 21, 2018


10:00 AM - 5:00 PMCrossword Puzzle Day



Location:  Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library
Contact:  Diane
Description:  Put up a free crossword puzzle to challegne your mind>




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. 


10:00 AM - 8:00 PMLibrary Closed



Location:  All Branchs
Contact:  
Description:  Enjoy your Christmas 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. 


10:00 AM - 8:00 PMLibrary Closed



Location:  All Branchs
Contact:  
Description:  Enjoy your Chirstmas 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. 


10:00 AM - 8:00 PMLibrary Closed



Location:  All Branchs
Contact:  
Description:  Enjoy your 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. 


10:00 AM - 8:00 PMLibrary Closed



Location:  All Branchs
Contact:  
Description:  Happy New Year




Tuesday, January 1, 2019


10:00 AM - 8:00 PMLibrary Closed



Location:  All Branchs
Contact:  
Description:  Happy New Year




Wednesday, January 2, 2019


5:45 AM - 8:00 PMYack and Yarn Group



Location:  Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library
Contact:  
Description:  Start the new year out enjoying conversation with fellow knitters and crocheters.




Monday, January 7, 2019


6:00 PM - 7:30 PMRead 2 a Dog



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Prepare for a tail wagging reading extravaganza as therapy dogs Rein and Remy help us paw our way to becoming stronger, more confident readers and speakers. 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. Watch as reading changes from being a chore to a delight! 




Tuesday, January 8, 2019


10:30 AMAttica Storytime: Mooove it Cows!



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Attica
Contact:  
Description:  




Friday, January 11, 2019


10:30 AMImlay City Storytime: Mooove it Cows!



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  




Saturday, January 12, 2019


1:00 PM - 2:00 PMPassports 101



Location:  Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library
Contact:  Diane
Description:  Get info on Passports.




Monday, January 14, 2019


6:00 PMTree House Travels: Medieval Times



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Fans of the Magic Tree House series will remember all the fun that Jack and Annie has as they traveled to different places and times. Well buckle up because now it's our turn! Joni the fun as we walk in the literary footsteps of Jack and Annie through crafts, games, and activities. 
Our first book adventure will be The Knight at Dawn; that's right we're heading back to the Medieval Times so pack your armor, and brush up on ye olden English! 





Tuesday, January 15, 2019


10:30 AMAttica Storytime: Dragons



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Attica
Contact:  
Description:  




Wednesday, January 16, 2019


5:45 PM - 7:45 PMYack and Yarn Group



Location:  Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library
Contact:  Diane
Description:  For Knitters and crocheters




Friday, January 18, 2019


10:30 AMImlay City Storytime: Dragons



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  




Tuesday, January 22, 2019


10:30 AMAttica Storytime: Get Well Soon



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Attica
Contact:  
Description:  




Wednesday, January 23, 2019


10:00 AMLibrary Shelfie Day



Location:  Both Library Branches
Contact:  
Description:  You've heard of "selfies", but what about "shelfies"? A shelfie is a picture taken with a book, of books, or in a library. On Library Shelfie Day we encourage everyone to snap away and then post your pictures to our Facebook page, or use the #LibraryShelfieDay on another form of social media. We can't wait to see them! 




Thursday, January 24, 2019


6:30 PM - 7:00 PMOverdrive/Libby



Location:  Imlay City 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.




Friday, January 25, 2019


10:30 AMImlay City Storytime: Get Well Soon



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  




Monday, January 28, 2019


6:00 PM - 7:45 PMAdult Craft Night



Location:  Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library
Contact:  Diane
Description:  Get out and create




Wednesday, January 30, 2019


5:45 PM - 7:45 PMYack and Yarn Group



Location:  Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library
Contact:  Diane
Description:  Join us




Saturday, February 2, 2019


10:00 AM - 3:00 PMNational Wear Red Day



Location:  Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library
Contact:  Diane
Description:  




Monday, February 4, 2019


6:00 PM - 7:30 PMRead 2 a Dog



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Prepare for a tail wagging reading extravaganza as therapy dogs Rein and Remy help us paw our way to becoming stronger, more confident readers and speakers. 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. Watch as reading changes from being a chore to a delight! 




Tuesday, February 5, 2019


10:30 AMAttica Storytime: Beards and Mustaches



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Attica
Contact:  
Description:  




Thursday, February 7, 2019


10:00 AM - 8:00 PMLaura Ingalls Wilder Day



Location:  Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library
Contact:  Diane
Description:  




Friday, February 8, 2019


10:30 AMImlay City Storytime: Beards and Mustaches



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  




Monday, February 11, 2019


6:00 PMTree House Travels: China



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Fans of the Magic Tree House series will remember all the fun that Jack and Annie had as they traveled to different places and times. Well buckle up because now it's our turn! Join the fun as we explore some of the same places Jack and Annie went to through crafts, games and activities. 
Ni Hao (that's hello in Chinese!) for our second book adventure we will be traveling to the distant land of China, don't forget your chopsticks! 





Tuesday, February 12, 2019


10:30 AMAttica Storytime: Mo Willems



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Attica
Contact:  
Description:  




Wednesday, February 13, 2019


3:00 PMT(w)een Crafternoon: No-sew Heart Pillows



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  Can't sew? No problem!  You don't need to be able to sew to makes these heart shaped fleece pillows, just in time for Valentine's Day. All supplies are provided, all you need to bring is yourself; sign up today by stopping in or calling 810 724-8043. 


5:45 PM - 8:00 PMYack and Yarn Group



Location:  Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library
Contact:  Diane
Description:  




Friday, February 15, 2019


10:30 AMImlay City Storytime: Mo Willems



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  




Monday, February 18, 2019


5:00 PM - 7:00 PMOne-on-One Session w/Jessica



Location:  Imlay City Branch
Contact:  Jessica Bostian
Description:  Are you interested in our computer classes but unable to attend, or would you prefer a smaller classroom setting? Sign up for a 30 minute one-on-one computer session with Tech Coordinator Jessica Bostian. When you sign up, let us know what topics/ issues you are looking to learn more about, and staff will call back and confirm whether or not this is something we can assist you with.




Tuesday, February 19, 2019


10:30 AMAttica Storytime: Gettin' Fruity



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Attica
Contact:  
Description:  




Friday, February 22, 2019


10:30 AMImlay City Storytime: Gettin' Fruity



Location:  Ruth Hughes: Imlay City
Contact:  
Description:  




Saturday, February 23, 2019


5:30 AMNational Tootsie Roll Day



Location:  Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library
Contact:  Diane
Description:  




Monday, February 25, 2019


10:00 AM - 7:45 PMBook Sale



Location:  Imlay City Branch
Contact:  
Description:  We have the perfect cure for the winter blues...books! Stop in to our book sale Monday - Saturday and grab some new reads. If you’re going to be snowed in, at least have a few books on hand!




Tuesday, February 26, 2019


10:00 AM - 4:45 PMBook Sale



Location:  Imlay City Branch
Contact:  
Description:  We have the perfect cure for the winter blues...books! Stop in to our book sale Monday - Saturday and grab some new reads. If you’re going to be snowed in, at least have a few books on hand!




Wednesday, February 27, 2019


10:00 AM - 7:45 PMBook Sale



Location:  Imlay City Branch
Contact:  
Description:  We have the perfect cure for the winter blues...books! Stop in to our book sale Monday - Saturday and grab some new reads. If you’re going to be snowed in, at least have a few books on hand!


5:45 PM - 7:45 PMYack and Yarn Group



Location:  Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library
Contact:  Diane
Description:  




Thursday, February 28, 2019


10:00 AM - 7:45 PMBook Sale



Location:  Imlay City Branch
Contact:  
Description:  We have the perfect cure for the winter blues...books! Stop in to our book sale Monday - Saturday and grab some new reads. If you’re going to be snowed in, at least have a few books on hand!




Friday, March 1, 2019


10:00 AM - 4:45 PMBook Sale



Location:  Imlay City Branch
Contact:  
Description:  We have the perfect cure for the winter blues...books! Stop in to our book sale Monday - Saturday and grab some new reads. If you’re going to be snowed in, at least have a few books on hand!




Saturday, March 2, 2019


10:00 AM - 2:45 PMBook Sale



Location:  Imlay City Branch
Contact:  
Description:  We have the perfect cure for the winter blues...books! Stop in to our book sale Monday - Saturday and grab some new reads. If you’re going to be snowed in, at least have a few books on hand!


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Friday, December 14, 2018

10:30 AM
Imlay City Storytime: Bear Faced




Saturday, December 15, 2018

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
National Lemon Cupcake Day
Come in today for a free lemon cupcake>



Monday, December 17, 2018

6:00 PM
Letter to Santa Night with Imlay City Post Office
It's not too late to get those letters to Santa, especially with the help fo Imlay City's own Post Office! Join the fun on this special night as we write our letters to Santa, create an envelope, and send them on their way to the North Pole.  



Wednesday, December 19, 2018

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Apprenticeships in Michigan
Do you like to wrok wiht your hands? Do you think that a traditional college is not for you? Would you be interested in a well paying job that doesn't require a degree? If you answered yes to any of these questions, perhaps a skilled trade is for you!
For the second time, Ann Konarski of LCAN, the Lapeer College Access Network, will be speaking at the library, sharing tips, tricks and instructions for geting started in journey work and licensing for such fields as masonry, welding, outside line work, plumbing, millwork and more.
Everyone from teens leaving high school to adults looking to reinvent themselves is welcome to sit in on this informative talk. 



Friday, December 21, 2018

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Crossword Puzzle Day
Put up a free crossword puzzle to challegne your mind>



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. 

10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Library Closed
Enjoy your Christmas 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. 

10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Library Closed
Enjoy your Chirstmas 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. 

10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Library Closed
Enjoy your 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. 

10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Library Closed
Happy New Year



Tuesday, January 1, 2019

10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Library Closed
Happy New Year



Wednesday, January 2, 2019

5:45 AM - 8:00 PM
Yack and Yarn Group
Start the new year out enjoying conversation with fellow knitters and crocheters.



Monday, January 7, 2019

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Read 2 a Dog
Prepare for a tail wagging reading extravaganza as therapy dogs Rein and Remy help us paw our way to becoming stronger, more confident readers and speakers. 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. Watch as reading changes from being a chore to a delight! 



Tuesday, January 8, 2019

10:30 AM
Attica Storytime: Mooove it Cows!




Friday, January 11, 2019

10:30 AM
Imlay City Storytime: Mooove it Cows!




Saturday, January 12, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Passports 101
Get info on Passports.



Monday, January 14, 2019

6:00 PM
Tree House Travels: Medieval Times
Fans of the Magic Tree House series will remember all the fun that Jack and Annie has as they traveled to different places and times. Well buckle up because now it's our turn! Joni the fun as we walk in the literary footsteps of Jack and Annie through crafts, games, and activities. 
Our first book adventure will be The Knight at Dawn; that's right we're heading back to the Medieval Times so pack your armor, and brush up on ye olden English! 




Tuesday, January 15, 2019

10:30 AM
Attica Storytime: Dragons




Wednesday, January 16, 2019

5:45 PM - 7:45 PM
Yack and Yarn Group
For Knitters and crocheters



Friday, January 18, 2019

10:30 AM
Imlay City Storytime: Dragons




Tuesday, January 22, 2019

10:30 AM
Attica Storytime: Get Well Soon




Wednesday, January 23, 2019

10:00 AM
Library Shelfie Day
You've heard of "selfies", but what about "shelfies"? A shelfie is a picture taken with a book, of books, or in a library. On Library Shelfie Day we encourage everyone to snap away and then post your pictures to our Facebook page, or use the #LibraryShelfieDay on another form of social media. We can't wait to see them! 



Thursday, January 24, 2019

6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Overdrive/Libby
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.



Friday, January 25, 2019

10:30 AM
Imlay City Storytime: Get Well Soon




Monday, January 28, 2019

6:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Adult Craft Night
Get out and create



Wednesday, January 30, 2019

5:45 PM - 7:45 PM
Yack and Yarn Group
Join us



Saturday, February 2, 2019

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
National Wear Red Day




Monday, February 4, 2019

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Read 2 a Dog
Prepare for a tail wagging reading extravaganza as therapy dogs Rein and Remy help us paw our way to becoming stronger, more confident readers and speakers. 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. Watch as reading changes from being a chore to a delight! 



Tuesday, February 5, 2019

10:30 AM
Attica Storytime: Beards and Mustaches




Thursday, February 7, 2019

10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Laura Ingalls Wilder Day




Friday, February 8, 2019

10:30 AM
Imlay City Storytime: Beards and Mustaches




Monday, February 11, 2019

6:00 PM
Tree House Travels: China
Fans of the Magic Tree House series will remember all the fun that Jack and Annie had as they traveled to different places and times. Well buckle up because now it's our turn! Join the fun as we explore some of the same places Jack and Annie went to through crafts, games and activities. 
Ni Hao (that's hello in Chinese!) for our second book adventure we will be traveling to the distant land of China, don't forget your chopsticks! 




Tuesday, February 12, 2019

10:30 AM
Attica Storytime: Mo Willems




Wednesday, February 13, 2019

3:00 PM
T(w)een Crafternoon: No-sew Heart Pillows
Can't sew? No problem!  You don't need to be able to sew to makes these heart shaped fleece pillows, just in time for Valentine's Day. All supplies are provided, all you need to bring is yourself; sign up today by stopping in or calling 810 724-8043. 

5:45 PM - 8:00 PM
Yack and Yarn Group




Friday, February 15, 2019

10:30 AM
Imlay City Storytime: Mo Willems




Monday, February 18, 2019

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
One-on-One Session w/Jessica
Are you interested in our computer classes but unable to attend, or would you prefer a smaller classroom setting? Sign up for a 30 minute one-on-one computer session with Tech Coordinator Jessica Bostian. When you sign up, let us know what topics/ issues you are looking to learn more about, and staff will call back and confirm whether or not this is something we can assist you with.



Tuesday, February 19, 2019

10:30 AM
Attica Storytime: Gettin' Fruity




Friday, February 22, 2019

10:30 AM
Imlay City Storytime: Gettin' Fruity




Saturday, February 23, 2019

5:30 AM
National Tootsie Roll Day




Monday, February 25, 2019

10:00 AM - 7:45 PM
Book Sale
We have the perfect cure for the winter blues...books! Stop in to our book sale Monday - Saturday and grab some new reads. If you’re going to be snowed in, at least have a few books on hand!



Tuesday, February 26, 2019

10:00 AM - 4:45 PM
Book Sale
We have the perfect cure for the winter blues...books! Stop in to our book sale Monday - Saturday and grab some new reads. If you’re going to be snowed in, at least have a few books on hand!



Wednesday, February 27, 2019

10:00 AM - 7:45 PM
Book Sale
We have the perfect cure for the winter blues...books! Stop in to our book sale Monday - Saturday and grab some new reads. If you’re going to be snowed in, at least have a few books on hand!

5:45 PM - 7:45 PM
Yack and Yarn Group




Thursday, February 28, 2019

10:00 AM - 7:45 PM
Book Sale
We have the perfect cure for the winter blues...books! Stop in to our book sale Monday - Saturday and grab some new reads. If you’re going to be snowed in, at least have a few books on hand!



Friday, March 1, 2019

10:00 AM - 4:45 PM
Book Sale
We have the perfect cure for the winter blues...books! Stop in to our book sale Monday - Saturday and grab some new reads. If you’re going to be snowed in, at least have a few books on hand!



Saturday, March 2, 2019

10:00 AM - 2:45 PM
Book Sale
We have the perfect cure for the winter blues...books! Stop in to our book sale Monday - Saturday and grab some new reads. If you’re going to be snowed in, at least have a few books on hand!