Meijer Branch

Friends of the Meijer Branch Book and Bake Sale

Stop by for a huge Book and Bake Sale Wednesday, October 23 through Saturday, October 26! Available items will include books, audiobooks, movies, large-print, magazines and more. On Saturday, all items are $1.00 a bag.

Dates:

  • Wednesday, October 23 & Thursday, October 24: 9:00 AM – 7:30 PM
  • Friday, October 25: 9:00 AM – 5:30 PM
  • Saturday, October 26: 9:00 AM – 2 PM

Teen Read Week Author Visit Livestream

Join us as author Malaka Gharib discusses her novel I Was Their American Dream. This event will be livestreamed at the Carnegie Library, Meijer Branch, Grass Lake Branch and Concord Branch.

About the Book: I Was Their American Dream is a triumphant tale of self-discovery, a celebration of a family’s rich heritage, and a love letter to American immigrant freedom. It is at once a journal of growing up and a reminder of the thousands of immigrants who come to America in search of a better life for themselves and their children. Check out a copy at the Jackson District Library today!

About the Author: Malaka Gharib is an artist, journalist, and writer based in Washington D.C. She reports on topics such as the humanitarian aid sector, gender equality, and innovation in the developing world.

Teen Game Night

Join us for an evening of pizza and games! We’ll have our PS4 and Nintendo Switch available to play, along with virtual reality and board games. No registration required!

Creepy Campout

Let’s tell some spooky campfire stories! This spooky story has a mystery to solve. Help your team solve the clues to unlock the mystery. You will have 45 minutes to use all of the clues to unlock the Breakout EDU box.

Dates and Locations:

  • Concord Branch: October 14, 4:00 PM (Call 517-905-1379 to register)
  • Hanover Branch: October 21, 5:30 PM (Call 517-905-1399 to register)
  • Meijer Branch: October 30, 6:00 PM (Call 517-788-4480 to register)

Live-Ability

Live-Ability is an inclusive and accessible program for adults with all abilities. The program will differ each week.

October 4: Art tutorials with Teely Apperson

October 11: Games/VR/Video games

October 18: Music Therapy with REbekah Moilanen

October 25: No Live-Ability due to booksale week

Yoga at Meijer

Join us at the Meijer Branch!

Stop by the Meijer Branch every Monday and Wednesday at 9:30 AM and let Jeanette Lamphere teach you yoga. Suggested donation of $3.

Intended for adults.

Making Stories, Making Books with Shutta Crum

Join us for an exciting afternoon with local children’s author Shutta Crum! She’ll be here to read some of her favorite stories, and teach us how an idea for a story comes to life and becomes a book. Be sure to bring your books by Shutta for the author to sign!

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