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Instrument Petting Zoo

Jul 30th | 7:00pm - Aug 1st | 8:00pm

Have you always wanted to play an instrument but not sure which one? Mr. White of White Brothers Music of Bath will bring an eclectic…

Summer Reading 2018

Summer Reading at ELPL kicks off on June 18!

National Night Out & Touch a Truck

Aug 7th | 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us at ELPL for our annual National Night Out and Touch a Truck celebration! We're teaming up with the East Lansing Police Department...

OBOC 2018 Selection Announced

Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor, United States Supreme Court, will visit the East Lansing-MSU community in August 2018.

eBooks & More

Alexa, Meet hoopla! Alexa, Meet hoopla!

By Lauren
hoopla now supports Amazon Alexa devices!  You can play borrowed audiobooks and music albums directly on your Amazon Echo, Dot, Spot and…
hoopla now supports Amazon Alexa devices!  You can play borrowed audiobooks and music albums directly on your Amazon Echo, Dot, Spot and…

Classic 50s and 60s movies on Kanopy Classic 50s and 60s movies on Kanopy

recommended by jamormi
Classic 50s and 60s movies on Kanopy
Classic 50s and 60s movies on Kanopy

cloudLibrary Audiobooks - 7/10/2018 cloudLibrary Audiobooks - 7/10/2018

recommended by laurendouglass
New downloadable audiobooks for all your summer activities and trips.
New downloadable audiobooks for all your summer activities and trips.

cloudLibrary eBooks - 7/1/2018 cloudLibrary eBooks - 7/1/2018

recommended by laurendouglass
New stuff, old stuff, and Great American Read Stuff, ready for check-out.
New stuff, old stuff, and Great American Read Stuff, ready for check-out.

New This Month on Blu-Ray: July 2018 New This Month on Blu-Ray: July 2018

recommended by alaude
Top new Blu-Ray releases available for checkout this month.
Top new Blu-Ray releases available for checkout this month.

Kids

Aaaah! Shark! Aaaah! Shark!

recommended by EvaELPL
Da-DUM. Da-DUM. Da-DUM da-DUM da-DUM. SHARK!
Da-DUM. Da-DUM. Da-DUM da-DUM da-DUM. SHARK!

The Best Book I Ever Read! The Best Book I Ever Read!

By Lauren
What is your all-time favorite children's book? Type in your favorite title, and see if it makes the list of most-loved children's books...
What is your all-time favorite children's book? Type in your favorite title, and see if it makes the list of most-loved children's books...

Little Movers Dance Party Little Movers Dance Party

Jul 23rd | 11:00am - 12:00pm
Families with young children, join us for a special dance party for our youngest movers and shakers! We'll enjoy a story and then dancing...
Families with young children, join us for a special dance party for our youngest movers and shakers! We'll enjoy a story and then dancing...

Melissa Sigh Melissa Sigh

Aug 1st | 10:30am - 11:30am
Join us for a special performance from local musician and instructor Melissa Sigh! Melissa Sigh is the owner/operator…
Join us for a special performance from local musician and instructor Melissa Sigh! Melissa Sigh is the owner/operator…

Christopher Robin @ NCG Christopher Robin @ NCG

Aug 3rd | 9:00am - 11:00am
NCG Cinemas Eastwood
Join us at NCG for the premiere of the movie "Christopher Robin". Winnie-the-Pooh and friends reunite with old pal Christopher Robin -...
Join us at NCG for the premiere of the movie "Christopher Robin". Winnie-the-Pooh and friends reunite with old pal Christopher Robin -...

Teens

YA Book-to-Movie Club YA Book-to-Movie Club

Aug 7th | 3:00pm - 6:00pm
Read the YA book at home, join us at the Library to watch the movie adaption, and discuss what you think about both!June 26 - The City of…
Read the YA book at home, join us at the Library to watch the movie adaption, and discuss what you think about both!June 26 - The City of…

It Came From the Woods. (Most Strange… It Came From the Woods. (Most Strange…

recommended by ELPLTeenLibrarian
Middle-grade and young adult fiction that takes place in the deep, dark forest.
Middle-grade and young adult fiction that takes place in the deep, dark forest.

New Horizons New Horizons

recommended by ELPLTeenLibrarian
Middle-grade and young adult books that illustrate the refugee & immigrant experience.
Middle-grade and young adult books that illustrate the refugee & immigrant experience.

"Zero Tolerance" = Zero Humanity "Zero Tolerance" = Zero Humanity

Yesterday, the American Library Association condemned the inhumane practice of separating refugee families interned in concentration camps…
Yesterday, the American Library Association condemned the inhumane practice of separating refugee families interned in concentration camps…

Teen Escape Room Teen Escape Room

Jul 27th | 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Use teamwork and critical thinking to solve a series of challenging puzzles in order to open the locked box before your time runs out!For…
Use teamwork and critical thinking to solve a series of challenging puzzles in order to open the locked box before your time runs out!For…

Adults

2017 Sundance Film Festival Award… 2017 Sundance Film Festival Award…

recommended by jamormi
2017 Sundance Film Festival Award Winners
2017 Sundance Film Festival Award Winners

Author of the Month: Tommy Orange Author of the Month: Tommy Orange

This month's featured author, Tommy Orange, is new to the literary world, and sure to take the bestseller lists by storm. Orange's...
This month's featured author, Tommy Orange, is new to the literary world, and sure to take the bestseller lists by storm. Orange's...

New and On Order Cookbooks - Summer 2018 New and On Order Cookbooks - Summer 2018

recommended by laurendouglass
Both in print and eBook, cookbook titles to inspire you all summer long.
Both in print and eBook, cookbook titles to inspire you all summer long.

New This Week for Adults: 7/3/18 New This Week for Adults: 7/3/18

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

Better Living Book Club Better Living Book Club

Aug 6th | 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Finish: Give Yourself the Gift of Done by Jon Acuff
Finish: Give Yourself the Gift of Done by Jon Acuff

Maker Studio

Kids Craft Time Kids Craft Time

Join Miss Emily in the Maker Studio every Friday morning during summer reading for a new hands-on, kid-friendly craft activity! Let's get…
Join Miss Emily in the Maker Studio every Friday morning during summer reading for a new hands-on, kid-friendly craft activity! Let's get…

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…

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