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Whole Foods Fundraiser for ELPL

Did you know that reusing your bags at Whole Foods Market means a donation to the East Lansing Public Library?  Now through March 31,…

Board Game Day

Feb 23rd | 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Come join us for Board Game Day! Open to all adults, teens, and children (with parent supervision).

Reading Buddies

Is your child struggling with reading? Or maybe they are an enthusiastic reader and just need more read-aloud practice with a patient…

Lunar New Year 2019

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Ring in the Year of the Pig with these favorites.

Celebrate Black History Month

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Books to Read With Your Kids -- A few favorites to share with the entire family

eBooks & More

Pre-Release Titles for cloudLibrary Pre-Release Titles for cloudLibrary

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Place your holds before these titles hit the virtual shelves.
Place your holds before these titles hit the virtual shelves.

New cloudLibrary eBooks - 1/18/2019 New cloudLibrary eBooks - 1/18/2019

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Fresh titles in the cloud.
Fresh titles in the cloud.

New cloudLibrary eAudiobooks - 1/18/2019 New cloudLibrary eAudiobooks - 1/18/2019

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New titles to delight your ears, plus fresh copies of Tolkien's Middle Earth novels.
New titles to delight your ears, plus fresh copies of Tolkien's Middle Earth novels.

New Audiobooks on CD New Audiobooks on CD

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All the latest titles on CD.
All the latest titles on CD.

New cloudLibrary - 12/27/2018 New cloudLibrary - 12/27/2018

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The last new list of the year. There's a little bit of everything here, enjoy!
The last new list of the year. There's a little bit of everything here, enjoy!

Kids

All You Need Is Love All You Need Is Love

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A list of favorite picture books to celebrate Valentine's Day.
A list of favorite picture books to celebrate Valentine's Day.

Happy you, Happy family Happy you, Happy family

As a preschool teacher, I am often told by parents that it’s hard to find out what happened at school, except, of course, what their child…
As a preschool teacher, I am often told by parents that it’s hard to find out what happened at school, except, of course, what their child…

There’s a waffle in my pocket –… There’s a waffle in my pocket –…

By Eadams
Does your weird uncle collect comic books? Does your dad still read the funny pages? Comics have grown into an amazing new genre, Graphic…
Does your weird uncle collect comic books? Does your dad still read the funny pages? Comics have grown into an amazing new genre, Graphic…

Books & Bagels Books & Bagels

Feb 23rd | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join us at Books & Bagels, our book discussion group for 4th through 6th graders. Every month we meet with friends to discuss the title of…
Join us at Books & Bagels, our book discussion group for 4th through 6th graders. Every month we meet with friends to discuss the title of…

Teens

Join the ELPL Teen Advisory Board Join the ELPL Teen Advisory Board

Have an opinion?  Share it!  Let's face it, adults are old.  They don't know what's cool.  But you do. Join us once a month for one hour...
Have an opinion?  Share it!  Let's face it, adults are old.  They don't know what's cool.  But you do. Join us once a month for one hour...

5 Finds Teens: January 2019 5 Finds Teens: January 2019

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Our top five picks of the month for teens.
Our top five picks of the month for teens.

Be Our Guest! Be Our Guest!

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Middle-grade fiction set in hotels, motels, etc.
Middle-grade fiction set in hotels, motels, etc.

5 Finds Teens: December 2018 5 Finds Teens: December 2018

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Our top five picks of the month for teens.
Our top five picks of the month for teens.

Totally Tubular - 1980s YA Fiction Totally Tubular - 1980s YA Fiction

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Schweet reads for teens that take place in the 1980s.
Schweet reads for teens that take place in the 1980s.

Adults

Top 10 New Romantic Comedies Top 10 New Romantic Comedies

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Looking for something new to watch on Valentine's Day? Check out our top ten picks from our new movie section!
Looking for something new to watch on Valentine's Day? Check out our top ten picks from our new movie section!

Author of the Month: Stephanie Land Author of the Month: Stephanie Land

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"My daughter learned to walk in a homeless shelter." With these arresting words, author of the month, Stephanie Land begins her story of...
"My daughter learned to walk in a homeless shelter." With these arresting words, author of the month, Stephanie Land begins her story of...

5 Finds Adults: January 2019 5 Finds Adults: January 2019

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Our top five picks of the month for adults.
Our top five picks of the month for adults.

Golden Globe Winners 2019 Golden Globe Winners 2019

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Winners of the 76th Annual Golden Globe Awards.
Winners of the 76th Annual Golden Globe Awards.

Better Know a Database - Consumer… Better Know a Database - Consumer…

By Lauren
East Lansing patrons now have two ways to access Consumer Reports, the most trusted name in vetted and tested reviews and ratings of…
East Lansing patrons now have two ways to access Consumer Reports, the most trusted name in vetted and tested reviews and ratings of…

Maker Studio

So Long Opportunity... So Long Opportunity...

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On February 12, 2019 NASA technicians called the Opportunity rover for the last time. After roving the surface of Mars for 14 years,…
On February 12, 2019 NASA technicians called the Opportunity rover for the last time. After roving the surface of Mars for 14 years,…

Welcome Dale Rogers! ELPL's new STEAM… Welcome Dale Rogers! ELPL's new STEAM…

By Lauren
We are very happy to introduce you to Dale Rogers, a new member of the ELPL team.  Dale has been a teacher for over 30 years in Georgia…
We are very happy to introduce you to Dale Rogers, a new member of the ELPL team.  Dale has been a teacher for over 30 years in Georgia…

Knitting & Crochet Group Knitting & Crochet Group

Join our group where we come together to work on knitting and crochet projects. All ages and all levels welcome. Bring your own supplies or…
Join our group where we come together to work on knitting and crochet projects. All ages and all levels welcome. Bring your own supplies or…

Take Home a Maker Kit Take Home a Maker Kit

By Lauren
Library staff have been busy packaging up some of the Maker Studio's coolest tools and kits so that you can check them out and take them...
Library staff have been busy packaging up some of the Maker Studio's coolest tools and kits so that you can check them out and take them...

Reserve the Maker Studio For Events Reserve the Maker Studio For Events

By Lauren
Did you know you can reserve the library's Maker Studio for events, classes and more?  We regularly host girl scout and boy scout troops,...
Did you know you can reserve the library's Maker Studio for events, classes and more?  We regularly host girl scout and boy scout troops,...

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