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Tech Tinkering Night

Have you ever wondered what the inside of a computer looks like? This is a great opportunity for kids to take tech apart, explore how everyday electronics and machines are assembled, and discover how they work.

Intended for ages 5 and up.

Lee Piper’s Tribute To Our American Heritage

Hear Lee Piper as he shows us how profoundly our singers and song-writers have inspired us all and in so many ways. Lee will play something for everyone, whether it be Elvis to Johnny Cash to Hank Williams and more! Sing along to country, rock, jazz, and patriotic classics!

Please contact the Eastern Branch at (517) 788-4074 for more information.

Intended for all ages!

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Yoga Wednesdays – CANCELLED DUE TO HOLIDAY

Feeling stressed? Wound up and worn down? Join us for Yoga at the Carnegie Branch every Wednesday after work (5:30 pm).

Intended for anyone interested in Yoga from newbies to certified Yogis.

Contact the Adult Services Department for more information or with questions at (517) 905-1340 or reference@myjdl.com

Yoga is canceled today, Nov. 21 due to the Holiday.

 

 

Holiday Open House at Carnegie

Celebrate the start of the Holiday Season at the Carnegie Branch!
 
Visit with “Santa” and receive a FREE book starting at 5 p.m. Enjoy special crafts and activities for the kids! Listen to LIVE Holiday music! Visit the “Friends of the Library” Book & Bake Sale! Enjoy a hot dog and hot cocoa on the front lawn while watching the Jackson Holiday Parade (starts at 6 p.m.).
 
Live Performances from:
– The Jackson Brass Quintet
– The Potters Sisters
 
All proceeds from the sales benefit the Youth Services Department of the Jackson District Library!

Napoleon Branch Book Club

Join us at the Napoleon Branch as we discuss…

Thursday, November 15 at 2 p.m.
Artemis by Andy Weir

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Stop by the Napoleon Branch to check out a copy of this month’s title.

Intended for adults.

Give Thanks Plaque

Remind yourself to be thankful with this Give Thanks Plaque, a perfect piece of Thanksgiving Decor.

Supplies are limited, so reservations are required. Please call the Brooklyn Branch at (517) 905-1369 to save your spot.

Intended for Adults.

Before The Flood

Before The Flood is a recent documentary regarding climate change.

Actor *Leonardo DiCaprio* meets with scientists, activists and world leaders to discuss the dangers of climate change and possible solutions. DiCaprio presents a riveting account of the dramatic changes occurring around the world due to climate change, as well as the actions individuals and society can take to prevent catastrophic disruption of life on this planet.

Di Caprio has talked about how the making of the film led him to change his life to lessen his own impact on the planet, and lend a hand to help those impacted by severe climate/weather events.

Doors open at 6:30PM for mingling and refreshments. Free and Open to the Public. Award winning 2016 flim.

Jackson Community Forum: No Neighbor Left Behind

NO NEIGHBOR LEFT BEHIND!
 
The Jackson Citizens Advisory Council was formed recently to advocate for citizens in order to solve problems and create a more peaceful community. Learn about two recent projects: increased street lighting on the South Side and saving homes from foreclosure. Explore these and other current issues as well as the perspectives of various stakeholders.
 
The JXN Community Forums are free and open programs to facilitate dialogue about challenging issues of our day. The forums are co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters and the Jackson District Library.
 
For additional information about this event, please contact Jackson District Library via email at reference@myjdl.com or by phone at (517) 788-4087.
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