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Author Talk and Book Signing - Polo Tate

Apr 27th | 11:30am - 1:00pm

Join us for a special author talk & book signing by Polo Tate, the great, great granddaughter of Ransom Eli Olds (R.E. Olds), inventor of...

Library Catalog and Website Maintenance…

The library's online catalog and website, www.elpl.org, will be unavailable for approximately 2-3 hours on Thursday, April 25.

Jim Gill Storytime Concert

Apr 26th | 10:30am - 11:30am

Join us for a very special storytime concert! Jim Gill will be playing family-friendly music during storytime on Friday, April 26. Don't...

Celebrate National Poetry Month

The library is hosting three poetry programs in April for Teens and Adults.

eBooks & More

New Movies - April 2019 New Movies - April 2019

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Check out the newest releases on DVD and Blu-Ray.
Check out the newest releases on DVD and Blu-Ray.

March cloudLibrary Pre-Sale Titles March cloudLibrary Pre-Sale Titles

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These will hit the cloudLibrary shelves in the next few weeks and months. Place your holds now!
These will hit the cloudLibrary shelves in the next few weeks and months. Place your holds now!

New cloudLibrary eBooks - 2/19/2019 New cloudLibrary eBooks - 2/19/2019

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Great new titles to keep you sane and inside until Spring arrives.
Great new titles to keep you sane and inside until Spring arrives.

New cloudLibrary - 2/26/2019 New cloudLibrary - 2/26/2019

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New eBooks and eAudiobooks in the cloud.
New eBooks and eAudiobooks in the cloud.

New Movies: February 2019 New Movies: February 2019

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The latest February releases on DVD and Blu-Ray.
The latest February releases on DVD and Blu-Ray.

Kids

Bookworms at the Broad Bookworms at the Broad

May 8th | 10:00am - 11:00am
MSU Broad Art Museum
Bring your eyes, ears, and imaginations to the MSU Broad for story time and creative fun.
Bring your eyes, ears, and imaginations to the MSU Broad for story time and creative fun.

April Showers April Showers

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Our favorite children's titles for rainy days.
Our favorite children's titles for rainy days.

Celebrate Spring! Celebrate Spring!

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Spring is finally here! Celebrate its long-awaited arrival with these children's favorites!
Spring is finally here! Celebrate its long-awaited arrival with these children's favorites!

Books & Bagels Books & Bagels

Apr 27th | 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

Weekly Poetry Workshop Weekly Poetry Workshop

Apr 24th | 2:45pm - 3:45pm
Join former MacDonald Middle School teacher Aram Kabodian for a weekly teen poetry workshop culminating in a reading.
Join former MacDonald Middle School teacher Aram Kabodian for a weekly teen poetry workshop culminating in a reading.

Poetry Writing & Performance Workshop with Will… Poetry Writing & Performance Workshop with Will…

Apr 26th | 3:00pm - 5:00pm
In celebration of National Poetry Month, middle and high school students are invited to a poetry/performance workshop and a reading led by…
In celebration of National Poetry Month, middle and high school students are invited to a poetry/performance workshop and a reading led by…

Maker Mondays for Teens Maker Mondays for Teens

Are you a teen that loves to make things? Join Beth on Monday afternoons for art or craft activities in the Maker Studio!
Are you a teen that loves to make things? Join Beth on Monday afternoons for art or craft activities in the Maker Studio!

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...

Adults

Gardening Favorites Gardening Favorites

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Books to make your garden grow!
Books to make your garden grow!

Out of This World Book Club Out of This World Book Club

Apr 22nd | 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Artemis by Andy Weir
Artemis by Andy Weir

Celebrate Women's History Month Celebrate Women's History Month

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Our favorite titles for kids featuring bold and brave women throughout history.
Our favorite titles for kids featuring bold and brave women throughout history.

Money Smart Week Money Smart Week

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Top resources to help improve your personal finance skills.
Top resources to help improve your personal finance skills.

5 Finds Adults: March 2019 5 Finds Adults: March 2019

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

Maker Studio

Tool Library Tool Library

Tools of all kinds available for check-out with your library card!
Tools of all kinds available for check-out with your library card!

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…

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

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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,...

Take Home a Maker Kit Take Home a Maker Kit

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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...

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