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Holiday Pinterest Party! With Wrapping!

Dec 14th | 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Need to make a last minute gift? Just like to craft? Come to the Maker Studio and visit one or all of our stations and walk out with a hand…

December Family Events at the Broad!

December 2 and December 13, families with young children can join Miss Emily at the Broad for stories and hands on art projects.

End of year giving

#GivingTuesday @ ELPL!

Holiday Ukelele Concert with the Prime T…

Dec 17th | 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Come and enjoy the sounds of the season with East Lansing's Prime Time Strummers ukulele ensemble. Founded in 2012, the Prime Time Strummer…

eBooks & More

New on Hoopla: Graphic Novelized Franchi… New on Hoopla: Graphic Novelized Franchi…

recommended by RobertELPL
New-ish comics and graphic novels based on TV, movie, and game franchises
New-ish comics and graphic novels based on TV, movie, and game franchises

hoopla Now Works with Apple TV and Fire… hoopla Now Works with Apple TV and Fire…

By Lauren
Just in time for your holiday binge watching pleasure, hoopla is now even more accessible with new apps available for Apple TV and Fire TV!…
Just in time for your holiday binge watching pleasure, hoopla is now even more accessible with new apps available for Apple TV and Fire TV!…

New cloud library eBooks - 11/22/2017 New cloud library eBooks - 11/22/2017

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New eBook titles in the cloud library. New releases, novels adapted for movies and TV series and enough Poldark to keep you reading all wi…
New eBook titles in the cloud library. New releases, novels adapted for movies and TV series and enough Poldark to keep you reading all wi…

New Cloud Audiobooks New Cloud Audiobooks

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New eAudiobooks for all ages available in the Cloud Library.
New eAudiobooks for all ages available in the Cloud Library.

New Cloud Library eBooks - 11/14 New Cloud Library eBooks - 11/14

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Great new titles in the Cloud Library!
Great new titles in the Cloud Library!

Kids

5 Finds Kids: December 2017 5 Finds Kids: December 2017

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Our top five books of the month for kids.
Our top five books of the month for kids.

Miss Eva's Top Three: November 2017 Miss Eva's Top Three: November 2017

By Eva
Welcome to Miss Eva's Top Three! Each month I'll be picking out items from three different areas of the children's section to feature that …
Welcome to Miss Eva's Top Three! Each month I'll be picking out items from three different areas of the children's section to feature that …

New This Week for Kids: 12/5/17 New This Week for Kids: 12/5/17

recommended by alaude
Looking for something new to read? Check out the latest additions to the shelf for kids!
Looking for something new to read? Check out the latest additions to the shelf for kids!

Elementary Economics Elementary Economics

School-aged children, join us for a free series of classes in economics. This class is suggested for 3rd - 5th graders. Fridays from 4:30-5:…
School-aged children, join us for a free series of classes in economics. This class is suggested for 3rd - 5th graders. Fridays from 4:30-5:…

Books & Bagels Books & Bagels

Dec 16th | 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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 the mont…
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 the mont…

Teens

Teen Hot Chocolate Bar Teen Hot Chocolate Bar

Dec 22nd | 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Teens in grades 6-12 are welcome to get free hot chocolate in the Meeting Room and choose from an array of toppings such as marshmallows, c…
Teens in grades 6-12 are welcome to get free hot chocolate in the Meeting Room and choose from an array of toppings such as marshmallows, c…

5 Finds Teens: December 2017 5 Finds Teens: December 2017

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

Book Giveaway for Teens Book Giveaway for Teens

Teens in grades 6-12 may enter for the chance to win a free copy of X: A Novel, the 2017-2017 Great Michigan Read title! WHAT IS THE GREAT …
Teens in grades 6-12 may enter for the chance to win a free copy of X: A Novel, the 2017-2017 Great Michigan Read title! WHAT IS THE GREAT …

East Lansing High School Book Group East Lansing High School Book Group

Dec 14th | 9:30am - 10:30am
East Lansing High School
We will be discussing The Lie Tree by Frances Hardinge. Interested participants must submit a signed parental permission slip to Ms. Zimmer…
We will be discussing The Lie Tree by Frances Hardinge. Interested participants must submit a signed parental permission slip to Ms. Zimmer…

Teen Filmmaker Festival in Kalamazoo Teen Filmmaker Festival in Kalamazoo

Calling all Michigan filmmakers ages 12-19! You are invited to enter your short films (no more than 10 minutes long) in the 15th Annual Tee…
Calling all Michigan filmmakers ages 12-19! You are invited to enter your short films (no more than 10 minutes long) in the 15th Annual Tee…

Adults

New This Month on DVD & Blu-ray: Decemb… New This Month on DVD & Blu-ray: Decemb…

recommended by laurengail
New releases and titles new to ELPL.
New releases and titles new to ELPL.

5 Finds Adults: December 2017 5 Finds Adults: December 2017

recommended by alaude
Our top five books of the month for adults.
Our top five books of the month for adults.

2017 Goodreads Choice Awards: Best Histo… 2017 Goodreads Choice Awards: Best Histo…

recommended by RobertELPL
Annual list of Best Historical Fiction as voted by readers on goodreads.comhttps://www.goodreads.com/choiceawards/best-historical-fiction-b…
Annual list of Best Historical Fiction as voted by readers on goodreads.comhttps://www.goodreads.com/choiceawards/best-historical-fiction-b…

New This Week for Adults: 12/5/17 New This Week for Adults: 12/5/17

recommended by alaude
Looking for something to read? Check out the latest additions to the shelf for adults!
Looking for something to read? Check out the latest additions to the shelf for adults!

B&N Best SFF of 2017 B&N Best SFF of 2017

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Best Science Fiction & Fantasy of 2017 according to Barnes & Noble. For complete list:https://www.barnesandnoble.com/blog/sci-fi-fantasy/th…
Best Science Fiction & Fantasy of 2017 according to Barnes & Noble. For complete list:https://www.barnesandnoble.com/blog/sci-fi-fantasy/th…

Maker Studio

December STEM Clubs December STEM Clubs

Girls and boys in grades 5-8 are invited to join us for STEM Club! Each month we explore topics in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math…
Girls and boys in grades 5-8 are invited to join us for STEM Club! Each month we explore topics in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math…

Gingerbread Houses Gingerbread Houses

Dec 19th | 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Families with young children, join us in our maker space to build your own festive (and delicious) "gingerbread" house out of frosting, gra…
Families with young children, join us in our maker space to build your own festive (and delicious) "gingerbread" house out of frosting, gra…

Make a Holiday Card! Make a Holiday Card!

Dec 16th | 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Use the online program Scratch to make your own interactive holiday card!
Use the online program Scratch to make your own interactive holiday card!

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