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Genot Winter Elk Picor Presents “The Coming of Winter: Stories, Songs, and Dances of the Great Lake’s First People.”

Genot Winter Elk Picor Presents “The Coming of Winter: Stories, Songs, and Dances of the Great Lake’s First People.”

Seasonal changes to the land were explained in scared narratives of the First People. Why does squirrel teach us that it is good to be prepared? Why does the sky change quickly in Michigan? How did the first potlatch-Thanksgiving come to be? Learn these stories with voice and Native American hand-talking.

We marvel at the wonders of the earth, sky, and water! Join Genot Winter Elk Picor and thanks for nature!

Intended for 3rd through 5th graders.

Scrumptious Soups with Chef Brad

Join Chef Brad and learn how to make comfy, cozy, and delicious soups! 

Free samples, but Registration is Required! Please call the Summit Branch at (517) 783-4030 or the Henrietta Branch at (517) 769-6537 to save your spot.

Henrietta Branch
November 2nd @ 5:00 p.m.

Summit Branch
November 9th @ 6:00 p.m.

Intended for Teens & Adults.

 

Eastern Movie Matinee: “Rocky”

Join us at the Eastern Branch as we prepare for Thanksgiving through our Thursday Movie Series!

Join us for some great films all month long. Widescreen, comfortable seats and popcorn, too! Thursday afternoons starting at 2 p.m. Movie synopses from imdb.com.

Sylvester Stallone and Talia Shire in Rocky (1976)November 8: Rocky (1976, PG) starring Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, and Burt Young

A small-time boxer gets a supremely rare chance to fight a heavy-weight champion in a bout in which he strives to go the distance for his self-respect.

Getting Ready for Winter with Essential Oils

Join the Hanover Branch to learn how to stay healthy this winter with Essential Oils!

Koleen will share what essential oils can do to promote wellness and support a healthy lifestyle. You can even take home a roller bottle, but you have to make it first.

Registration required, so please call the Hanover Branch at (517) 905-1399 to save your spot.

Intended for Adults.

Holiday Crafts with Amy

Join crafter Amy Korman in making a holiday gift tag, gift bag, and a holiday luminary.

Registration required. Call the Concord Branch at (517) 895-1379 to save your spot.

Intended for Adults.

Escape Room 4 Kids: “Run, Turkey, Run”

Gobble, Gobble!

Oh, no! Turkey’s idea to change Farmer’s mind about dinner was locked in a box. You have 45 minutes to unlock the box before Farmer catches Turkey.

Based on the book, “Run, Turkey, Run,” by Diane Mayr.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Concord Branch in cooperation with BreakoutEDU.

Michigan in World War I: Stores of the Homefront

Help the Meijer Branch remember the 100th Anniversary of World War I.

Michigan’s contribution to World War I was more than just its service people. It was the center for a spy ring, a starting point of the peace movement, center for airplane production and armaments, and so much more.

Intended for All Ages.

Polar Fleece Scarves

Create an easy n0-sew fleece scarf with the Meijer Branch! This easy, no-sew fleece scarf makes a great gift. All supplies provided

Intended for ages 5 & up.

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