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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.

Consumer Reports Now Available Online

ELPL patrons can now access Consumer Reports online from anywhere! Research products and read reviews without having to visit the library!

Thanksgiving Prep

recommended by alaude

Need help planning one of the biggest meals of the year? Do we have some inspiration for you!

Tool Library

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

Guest Barista Day at Biggby

Nov 28th | 3:00pm - 5:00pm

ELPL staff will be behind the counter making your favorite Biggby drinks! Need extra whipped cream? No problem! Join us for this special…

eBooks & More

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!

Newly Added County Music to Hoopla Newly Added County Music to Hoopla

recommended by jamormi
Jason Aldean, Eric Church and more
Jason Aldean, Eric Church and more

New Cloud Library eBooks - 11/8 New Cloud Library eBooks - 11/8

recommended by laurengail
New eBooks in the Cloud!
New eBooks in the Cloud!

New Mystery Audiobooks on Hoopla! New Mystery Audiobooks on Hoopla!

recommended by alaude
There is a new batch of audiobooks available to stream on Hoopla! Check out what's new this month.
There is a new batch of audiobooks available to stream on Hoopla! Check out what's new this month.

Kids

Giving Thanks Giving Thanks

recommended by EvaELPL
Books about giving thanks and gratitude for children.
Books about giving thanks and gratitude for children.

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:…

New This Week for Kids: 11/21/17 New This Week for Kids: 11/21/17

recommended by alaude
Check out the latest additions to the shelf for kids!
Check out the latest additions to the shelf for kids!

Adoption Books for Children Adoption Books for Children

recommended by EvaELPL
Picture books and other resources for children that talk about adoption and foster families.
Picture books and other resources for children that talk about adoption and foster families.

Wonder-ful Reads: Wonder Readalikes Wonder-ful Reads: Wonder Readalikes

recommended by EvaELPL
Loved Wonder by R.J. Palacio? Here are some other great books for you to check out next!
Loved Wonder by R.J. Palacio? Here are some other great books for you to check out next!

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 …

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…

New This Week for Teens: 11/14/17 New This Week for Teens: 11/14/17

recommended by alaude
Check out the latest additions to the shelf for teens!
Check out the latest additions to the shelf for teens!

Teen Self-Care Club Teen Self-Care Club

Oct 2nd | 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Decompress in a quiet, relaxing environment with sensory toys and low-stress crafts and activities, such as coloring, origami, journaling, …
Decompress in a quiet, relaxing environment with sensory toys and low-stress crafts and activities, such as coloring, origami, journaling, …

Empathy & Equity Box Debuts at ELPL Empathy & Equity Box Debuts at ELPL

What is the Empathy & Equity Box? This is an anonymously accessible pantry for anyone in need to pick up food, school supplies, personal ca…
What is the Empathy & Equity Box? This is an anonymously accessible pantry for anyone in need to pick up food, school supplies, personal ca…

Adults

New This Week for Adults: 11/21/17 New This Week for Adults: 11/21/17

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

New This Week for Adults: 11/14/17 New This Week for Adults: 11/14/17

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!

Military PTSD Awareness Military PTSD Awareness

recommended by AnnieELPL
On November 11, we honor our military veterans. Many members of the military suffer from Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) from the servi…
On November 11, we honor our military veterans. Many members of the military suffer from Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) from the servi…

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

Nov 27th | 7:00pm - 8:00pm
November 27: A Closed and Common Orbit by Becky Chambers
November 27: A Closed and Common Orbit by Becky Chambers

New This Week for Adults: 10/31/17 New This Week for Adults: 10/31/17

recommended by alaude
Check out what's new on the shelf for adults.
Check out what's new on the shelf for adults.

Maker Studio

Print a 3D Holiday Ornament! Print a 3D Holiday Ornament!

Dec 2nd | 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Come use Tinkercad to design your own custom 3D holiday ornament!
Come use Tinkercad to design your own custom 3D holiday ornament!

Mackinac Bridge Turns 60! Mackinac Bridge Turns 60!

By Lauren
Whats 5 miles long, 500 feet tall and turns 60 today?  The Mighty Mac!  The Mackinac Bridge opened to traffic on November 1, 1957.  We've b…
Whats 5 miles long, 500 feet tall and turns 60 today?  The Mighty Mac!  The Mackinac Bridge opened to traffic on November 1, 1957.  We've b…

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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