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News & Updates

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Smitten With Books: Winter Reading Program

Our annual Winter Reading Program has begun! Pick up a log at your branch and return it for your chance to win! Children’s logs will be entered to win a $25 movie theater gift card. Teen and adult logs will be entered in a drawing for a Kindle Fire HD 10 tablet! All logs must be returned to your ...

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Reader's Resources

Are you always on the lookout for a new book? Do you feel that certain authors may not be writing fast enough? Are you aware of what the maximum number of books that can be checked out on your library card is? If this describes you, these tools and helpful hints may be able to aid you in finding mor...

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Upcoming Events

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

Mini-Craft Monday: Bookmarks

January 20, 2020
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Sage Branch Library
Library Branch: Sage Branch Library
Room: Teen/Adult Office (3rd Floor)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
No registration required. Drop by anytime between 3 and 4:30 on the third floor to create your own bookmarks.                                       ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Knitting Solutions with Jan

January 21, 2020
10:30am - 12:30pm
Alice & Jack Wirt Public Library
Library Branch: Alice & Jack Wirt Public Library
Room: Kantzler Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Educational
Event Details:
Expert knitters on site to assist. Crochet enthusiasts are welcome! Drop in. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Hearts on Canvas

January 21, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Pinconning Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Pinconning Branch Library
Room: Pinconning Branch Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
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This event is in the "Adults" group.

Bullying 101

January 22, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Sage Branch Library
Registration
Library Branch: Sage Branch Library
Room: Sage Branch Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Educational
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 38
Event Details:
Join Amy Wassmann, Whole Child Programs Director for the Saginaw ISD, to learn what to do if your child is being bullied.  Find out the signs that can indicate if you child is being bullied or bullying. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Needle Crafters Club

January 22, 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 "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Decoupage Fun Craft

January 23, 2020
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
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Join us for a fun evening of decoupaging. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Discover Your Roots

January 25, 2020
9:30am - 11:30am
Alice & Jack Wirt Public Library
Registration
Library Branch: Alice & Jack Wirt Public Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Genealogy
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
"Discover Your Roots: Family History Research for Beginners" Presented by BCLS and the Bay County Genealogical Society. Learn how to research your family history! Find your family in the census using Ancestry Library Edition. Learn how to find vital ...

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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.

Knitting Solutions with Jan

January 28, 2020
10:30am - 12:30pm
Alice & Jack Wirt Public Library
Library Branch: Alice & Jack Wirt Public Library
Room: Kantzler Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Educational
Event Details:
Expert knitters on site to assist. Crochet enthusiasts are welcome! Drop in. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Free Math Tutoring

January 28, 2020
4:00pm - 8:00pm
Alice & Jack Wirt Public Library
Library Branch: Alice & Jack Wirt Public Library
Room: Reference Area (2nd Floor)
Age Group: Everyone, Children, Tweens, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Educational, Other, STEAM
Event Details:
All are welcome to drop in for free math tutoring provided by Saginaw Valley State University on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month.* *Some dates may not be available due to school breaks and holidays. Please check the BCLS calendar for availab...