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Events and Happenings

Out of This World - September 2016

Mon, 09/26/2016 - 7:00pm

During the September library closure Out of This World will be meeting at Schuler Books, Meridian Mall.

September's title is Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

Upcoming sessions of Out of This World:


Added by Lauren on Friday, September 2, 2016

Read & Play Storytime

Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Sep 27 2016 except Mon Jul 18 2016, Mon Aug 29 2016, Mon Sep 05 2016.
Tue, 06/21/2016 - 10:30am

We've extended our popular Read & Play storytime through September.  Designed for families with children under the age of 6, we'll build early literacy skills by sharing stories, songs, and rhymes, and have plenty of time for free sensory play and socialization.

Upcoming Read & Play Storytime sessions:

  • September 13
  • September 20
  • September 27

Due to the ongoing renovation project at the library, this program will be held at:

All Saints Episcopal Church
800 Abbot Road
East Lansing, MI 4882

Added by Lauren on Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Spanish Conversation Group

Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Dec 15 2016 except Tue Nov 24 2015.
Thu, 10/29/2015 - 7:00pm

Please note:  During September, the Spanish Conversation Group will be meeting at Grand Traverse Pie Company on Grand River in East Lansing.  This change in venue is due to the library's closure for renovations.  Starting October 6 the group will be back at the East Lansing Public Library.

An intercambio/exchange group, both English and Spanish are spoken equally.

Upcoming Spanish Conversation Group sessions:

  • September 8 (at Grand Traverse Pie Company)
  • September 15 (at Grand Traverse Pie Company)
  • September 22 (at Grand Traverse Pie Company)
  • September 29 (at Grand Traverse Pie Company)
  • October 6 (back at East Lansing Public Library!)




Added by Admin on Tuesday, May 31, 2016

You Are Invited to ELPL's Grand Re-Opening!

Sat, 10/01/2016 - 12:00pm

Join us for the grand re-opening and ribbon cutting celebration of the newly renovated East Lansing Public Library!  Ribbon cutting and comments at noon, family friendly activities until 2pm.


Added by Lauren on Wednesday, August 24, 2016