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This event is in the "Children" group.

STEAM Explorers: Ancient Rome

December 10, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Auburn Area Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Auburn Area Branch Library
Room: Auburn Branch Community Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Educational, STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:
Explore the world one place at a time and learn how STEAM makes the world go. We'll explore the art, engineering, and even the money of this really cool place in history! ...

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Registration is required.  Please register in person, by phone, or online.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Make a Bead and Puffy Paint Ornament

December 11, 2019
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Auburn Area Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Auburn Area Branch Library
Room: Auburn Branch Community Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Use beads and puffy paint to decorate a celebratory ornament. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Registration is required.  Please register in person, by phone, or online.

This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Baby Art Playground

December 12, 2019
10:15am - 10:45am
Auburn Area Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Auburn Area Branch Library
Room: Auburn Branch Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:
Ages 0-2 + Adult are invited to attend.  Sensory play and art exploration for babies!    Registration is required at the Children's Department, by phone or online*. Please choose option #4 when calling to register.   If ...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Registration is required.  Please register in person, by phone, or online.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Holiday Snowman Vase Craft

December 12, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Auburn Area Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Auburn Area Branch Library
Room: Auburn Branch Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:
Festive vase created by decoupaging of glass container with Epson salt and decorating it with ribbon and buttons. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Music for Littles

December 13, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
Auburn Area Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Auburn Area Branch Library
Room: Auburn Branch Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Music
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Ages 1-3 + Adult are invited to attend.  Come explore sound, rhythm, melody, dance and more in this music session just for littles.   Registration is required at the Children's Department, by phone or online*. Please choose option #4 ...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Registration is required.  Please register in person, by phone, or online.

This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Gingerbread House Decorating

December 14, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Auburn Area Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Auburn Area Branch Library
Room: Auburn Branch Community Room
Age Group: Everyone, Family, Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:
Create an edible house using graham crackers and candy! ...

Disclaimer(s)

Please alert staff to any food allergies.

Registration is required.  Please register in person, by phone, or online.

This could get messy! Please wear old clothes.

This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Gingerbread House Decorating

December 14, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Auburn Area Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Auburn Area Branch Library
Room: Auburn Branch Community Room
Age Group: Everyone, Family, Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:
Create an edible house using graham crackers and candy! ...

Disclaimer(s)

Please alert staff to any food allergies.

Registration is required.  Please register in person, by phone, or online.

This could get messy! Please wear old clothes.

This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Family Trivia: Superheroes

December 17, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Auburn Area Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Auburn Area Branch Library
Room: Auburn Branch Community Room
Age Group: Everyone, Children
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Bring a team of all ages to answer superhero questions and win fabulous prizes!  Please register team as one participant and include names of team members in the notes field.  Registration is required with the Children's Department in...

Disclaimer(s)

Registration is required.  Please register in person, by phone, or online.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Versiti Blood Center of Michigan Blood Drive

December 18, 2019
1:30pm - 6:30pm
Auburn Area Branch Library
Library Branch: Auburn Area Branch Library
Room: Auburn Branch Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Ages 17 and over. Register or drop in to donate blood. Presented by Versiti Blood Center of Michigan. Register by calling (989)662-2381 ext 205. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Dungeons & Dragons Club

December 18, 2019
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Auburn Area Branch Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Auburn Area Branch Library
Room: Auburn Study Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Use your wit, skill, and some lucky rolls of the dice to create characters, fight bad guys, and maybe even save the world. No experience necessary! ...

Disclaimer(s)

Registration is required.  Please register in person, by phone, or online.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Needle Crafters Club

December 18, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Auburn Area Branch Library
Library Branch: Auburn Area Branch Library
Room: Fireplace Reading Area
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
An entertaining evening joining other knitters, crocheters and hand crafters working on their own individual projects.  A lot of sharing of projects, patterns and knowledge.  If you would like to try knitting or crocheting our ladies who re...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Book Club

December 19, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Auburn Area Branch Library
Library Branch: Auburn Area Branch Library
Room: Auburn Branch Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Event Details:
Join our discussion group! Pick up your copy of the book at the time of registration at the library. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

A is for Art: Snowman Painting

December 20, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
Auburn Area Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Auburn Area Branch Library
Room: Auburn Branch Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
Ages 2-5 + Adult are invited to attend. Paint a special snowman to celebrate winter! Registration is required.  Register in person, online, or by phone at 662-2381.   ...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Registration is required.  Please register in person, by phone, or online.

This could get messy! Please wear old clothes.

BCLS Closed

All Day 12/24 - 12/26
All Branches
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All Branches
Description:
The Bay County Library System will be closed Dec 24 - 26.   ...

BCLS Closed

December 31, 2019
5:00pm - 8:00pm
All Branches
Branches:
All Branches
Description:
The Bay County Library System will be closing at 5 p.m. for the New Year holiday. ...

BCLS Closed

All Day
All Branches
Branches:
All Branches
Description:
The Bay County Library System will be closed Jan 1, 2020 for the New Year holiday. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Science Club Jr: Soap Slime

January 3, 2020
10:30am - 11:15am
Auburn Area Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Auburn Area Branch Library
Room: Auburn Branch Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Educational, Other, STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
Make stretchy slime in a bag for great sensory play with less mess!  Ages 2-5 + Adult are invited to attend. ...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Registration is required.  Please register in person, by phone, or online.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Make & Take Party

January 3, 2020
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Auburn Area Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Auburn Area Branch Library
Room: Auburn Branch Community Room
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:
Choose from our awesome selection of crafts to design, decorate, and take home! Ages 5-12 are invited to attend.  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Tail Waggin' Tutors

January 4, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Auburn Area Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Auburn Area Branch Library
Room: Auburn Branch Community Room
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:
Read with a certified therapy dog. Ages 4-12 are invited to attend. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Registration is required.  Please register in person, by phone, or online.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Make a Winter Bird Feeder

January 7, 2020
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Auburn Area Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Auburn Area Branch Library
Room: Auburn Branch Community Room
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23
Event Details:
This craft is for the birds! Create your own bird feeder to help keep the birds fed all winter long! Ages 6-12 are invited. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Registration is required.  Please register in person, by phone, or online.

This could get messy! Please wear old clothes.

This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

2-5 Year-Old Storytime

January 8, 2020
10:15am - 10:45am
Auburn Area Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Auburn Area Branch Library
Room: Auburn Branch Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:

Preschoolers develop a love of reading through stories, rhymes, music, movement and more! Ages 2-5 years old. Participating caregiver required.

Winter session begins the week of January 6th! ...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Registration is required.  Please register in person, by phone, or online.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Needle Crafters Club

January 8, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Auburn Area Branch Library
Library Branch: Auburn Area Branch Library
Room: Auburn Branch Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
An entertaining evening joining other knitters, crocheters and hand crafters working on their own individual projects.  A lot of sharing of projects, patterns and knowledge.  If you would like to try knitting or crocheting our ladies who re...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Baby Storytime

January 9, 2020
10:15am - 10:45am
Auburn Area Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Auburn Area Branch Library
Room: Auburn Branch Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:

Stories, songs, and rhymes, followed by a chance for play! Ages birth-23 months + participating caregiver.

Winter session begins the week of January 6th! ...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Registration is required.  Please register in person, by phone, or online.

This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

2-5 Year-Old Storytime

January 9, 2020
11:15am - 11:45am
Auburn Area Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Auburn Area Branch Library
Room: Auburn Branch Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:

Preschoolers develop a love of reading through stories, rhymes, music, movement and more! Ages 2-5 years old. Participating caregiver required.

Winter session begins the week of January 6th! ...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Registration is required.  Please register in person, by phone, or online.

This event is in the "Children" group.

CMU STEM: Engineer Excitement

January 9, 2020
5:00pm - 6:30pm
Auburn Area Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Auburn Area Branch Library
Room: Auburn Branch Community Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
Participate in self-directed engineering challenges that may include marble rollercoasters, spaghetti towers, paper airplanes and more. Presented by CMU’s Center for Excellence in STEM Education. An adult is required to stay with children attend...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Lego Club

January 14, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Auburn Area Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Auburn Area Branch Library
Room: Auburn Branch Community Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:

Make your own unique Lego creations—builder’s choice!  We supply the bricks and you supply the imagination. We may feature your creations on our Facebook page. 

Grades K-6.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

Registration is required.  Please register in person, by phone, or online.

This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

2-5 Year-Old Storytime

January 15, 2020
10:15am - 10:45am
Auburn Area Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Auburn Area Branch Library
Room: Auburn Branch Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:

Preschoolers develop a love of reading through stories, rhymes, music, movement and more! Ages 2-5 years old. Participating caregiver required.

Winter session begins the week of January 6th! ...

Disclaimer(s)

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Registration is required.  Please register in person, by phone, or online.