CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

On March 23, 2020 Governor Whitmer issued the "Stay Home, Stay Safe" Executive Order temporarily closing all non-critical services.

All BCLS branches, the Bookmobile, book drops, and Wirt's drive-up window are closed until further notice. 
Please enjoy any items you have until we reopen. NO FINES OR FEES during closure.


Digital library services are available 24/7 during closure! Visit our Facebook page for updates and info on services.

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Upcoming Events

Registration Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch

BCLS CLOSED

All Day 3/16 - 4/12
All Branches
Branches:
All Branches
Description:
On March 23, 2020 Governor Whitmer issued the "Stay Home, Stay Safe" Executive Order closing all non-critical services for at least 3 weeks. All BCLS branches, the Bookmobile, book drops, and Wirt's drive-up window are closed until furth...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Melted Crayon Pendants

April 7, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Pinconning Branch Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Pinconning Branch Library
Room: Pinconning Branch Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
    ...
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Harry Potter Trivia

April 8, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Pinconning Branch Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Pinconning Branch Library
Room: Pinconning Branch Community Room
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Join in for some Harry Potter Trivia fun.  Play against friends, meet new friends, while you answer questions and show us all what you know. ...

Disclaimer(s)

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

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

Family Storytime

April 8, 2020
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Pinconning Branch Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Pinconning Branch Library
Room: Pinconning Branch Community Room
Age Group: Family, Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:

Stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills and encourage everyone in the family to share their love of reading. Ages 6 & under + participating caregiver.

This is a drop-in session.  ...

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.

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

Minecraft Club

April 9, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Pinconning Branch Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Pinconning Branch Library
Room: Pinconning Branch Community Room
Age Group: Children, Tweens
Program Type: STEAM
Event Details:
Meet other players, share tips, show new people how to Minecraft.  Bring your own device or register to use one of the library computers. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Easter Peep Houses

April 11, 2020
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Pinconning Branch Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Pinconning Branch Library
Room: Pinconning Branch Community Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Sign up to decorate your own Peep House. All materials are provided. ...

Disclaimer(s)

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

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

Family Storytime

April 15, 2020
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Pinconning Branch Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Pinconning Branch Library
Room: Pinconning Branch Community Room
Age Group: Family, Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:

Stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills and encourage everyone in the family to share their love of reading. Ages 6 & under + participating caregiver.

This is a drop-in session.  ...

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.

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

Crochet Club

April 16, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Pinconning Branch Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Pinconning Branch Library
Room: Pinconning Study Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Crochet. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

A is for Art: Marble Painting

April 17, 2020
10:30am - 11:15am
Pinconning Branch Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Pinconning Branch Library
Room: Pinconning Branch Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Have fun painting with marbles! Ages 2-5 + adult ...

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.

Apothecary Jar

April 21, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Pinconning Branch Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Pinconning Branch Library
Room: Pinconning Branch Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
    ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Earth Day Flower Pots

April 22, 2020
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Pinconning Branch Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Pinconning Branch Library
Room: Pinconning Branch Community Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Let's celebrate Earth Day and color a flower pot and plant a seed to watch it grow.   All materials provided. ...

Disclaimer(s)

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

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

Family Storytime

April 22, 2020
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Pinconning Branch Library
Cancelled
Library Branch: Pinconning Branch Library
Room: Pinconning Branch Community Room
Age Group: Family, Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:

Stories, music, movement and rhymes that develop early literacy skills and encourage everyone in the family to share their love of reading. Ages 6 & under + participating caregiver.

This is a drop-in session.  ...

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.

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

Elephant Story and Craft

April 24, 2020
3:30pm - 4:15pm
Pinconning Branch Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Pinconning Branch Library
Room: Pinconning Branch Community Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Children
Program Type: Other, Storytime
Event Details:
A fun story and craft time featuring the book A Parade of Elephants by Kevin Henkes.   A Parade of Elephants is the title selected for this year’s Ready to Read Michigan Program which highlights the importance of early childhood literacy.&nbs...

Disclaimer(s)

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

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Book Club

April 28, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Pinconning Branch Library
Cancelled
Registration
Library Branch: Pinconning Branch Library
Room: Pinconning Branch Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Event Details:
Join us to discuss a book to be determined. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Crochet Club

May 7, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Pinconning Branch Library
Library Branch: Pinconning Branch Library
Room: Pinconning Branch Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Crochet. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Crochet Club

May 21, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Pinconning Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Pinconning Branch Library
Room: Pinconning Study Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Learn to crochet or improve on your technique. All levels and abilities welcome! ...

BCLS Closed

All Day 5/23 - 5/25
All Branches
Branches:
All Branches
Description:
The Bay County Library System will be closed May 23 - 25 in honor of the Memorial Day holiday. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Book Club

May 26, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Pinconning Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Pinconning Branch Library
Room: Pinconning Branch Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Join us to discuss a book to be determined. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Crochet Club

June 4, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Pinconning Branch Library
Library Branch: Pinconning Branch Library
Room: Pinconning Branch Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Crochet. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Crochet Club

June 18, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Pinconning Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Pinconning Branch Library
Room: Pinconning Study Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Learn to crochet or improve on your technique. All levels and abilities welcome! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Book Club

June 23, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Pinconning Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Pinconning Branch Library
Room: Pinconning Branch Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Join us to discuss a book to be determined. ...

BCLS Closed

All Day
All Branches
Branches:
All Branches
Description:
The Bay County Library System will be closed Jul 4, 2020 in honor of the 4th of July holiday. ...

BCLS Closed

All Day 9/5 - 9/7
All Branches
Branches:
All Branches
Description:
The Bay County Library System will be closed Sep 5 - 7 in honor of the Labor Day holiday. ...

BCLS Closed

November 25, 2020
5:00pm - 8:00pm
All Branches
Branches:
All Branches
Description:
The Bay County Library System will be closing at 5 p.m. in honor of the Thanksgiving Holiday.   ...

BCLS Closed

All Day
All Branches
Branches:
All Branches
Description:
The Bay County Library System will be closed Nov 26, 2020 for the Thanksgiving Holiday. ...

BCLS Closed

All Day 12/24 - 12/26
All Branches
Branches:
All Branches
Description:
The Bay County Library System will be closed Dec 24 - 26, 2020.   ...

BCLS Closed

December 31, 2020
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. ...