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Throughout September, children 12 & Under may show their library card at any of our
children’s service desks to receive a small prize!

Branch Events
System-Wide Special Events
Auburn Area




Fall 2014 Story Time Schedule
Oct 6-Nov 20 (Registration begins Sep 8)
Online registration available!
See our Calendar of Events!

Lego Club Programs (Grades K-6)

Join us for Lego building fun at the library! Make your own unique Lego creations!
We supply the Legos and you supply the imagination.

Wed, Aug 20, 1-2:30 pm & 3-4:30 pm
(Call or register online beginning Jul 23)
Fri, Aug 22, 10-11:30 am
(Call or register online beginning Jul 25)
Wed, Sep 3, 5:30-7 pm
(Call or register online)
Thu, Sep 11, 4-5:30 pm & 6-7:30 pm
(Call or register online)
Thu, Oct 9, 4:30-6 pm
(Call or register online beginning Sep 11)
Sat, Nov 1, 10-11:30 am
(Call or register online beginning Oct 4)

Critchlow Alligator Sanctuary: Live Reptile Program (All ages/family)

Learn about alligators and other reptiles at this interactive, educational presentation.
(Call or visit your branch to register)

Pinconning: Wed, Sep 10, 6 pm ®
Auburn: Sat, Sep 20, 11 am ®
Sage: Wed, Sep 24, 4:30 & 6:30 pm ®
Wirt:  Sat, Oct 25, 11 am & 2 pm ® begins Sep 27

Family Engineering Day (Grades 2-6)

Presented by the Regional Mathematics and Science Center at Saginaw Valley State University
Discover the fun of engineering through hands-on activities for the whole family! Learn about what engineers do and the role engineering plays in everyday life. Learn more at familyengineering.org.
(Call or visit your branch to register.)

Sage: Thu, Sep 11, 4:15 pm
Pinconning: Sat, Sep 13, 1 pm
Wirt: Thu, Sep 18, 4:15 pm
Auburn: Sat, Oct 11, 11 am (Registration begins Sep 13)

Music Jamborees! (All ages)

You’re invited to a party featuring musical activities, games, and crafts!
These parties celebrate the picture book Acoustic Rooster and His Barnyard Band by Kwame Alexander, the title selected for the “2014 Michigan Reads! One State, One Children’s Book Program,” which
highlights the importance of early childhood literacy. Throughout September and October, children are invited to enter a drawing to win a copy of the book at any BCLS location.

Pinconning: Fri, Sep 19, 3:30-4:30 pm
Auburn: Thu, Sep 25, 4-5 pm
Wirt: Tue, Sep 30, 4-5:30 pm
Sage: Thu, Oct 2, 4-6 pm

“Hands are Not for Hitting” Story Time (Ages 4-8)

Happy Bear from the Bay Area Women’s Center will share a story and activity.

Sage: Wed, Oct 1, 4:30 pm ® begins Sep 3
Pinconning: Thu, Oct 2, 10:30 am ® begins Sep 4
Wirt: Mon, Oct 6, 4:30 pm ® begins Sep 8
Auburn: Thu, Oct 23, 4 pm ® begins Sep 25