Event Category: Audience

This award-winning lap-sit class for little ones and their caregivers includes songs, nursery rhymes, knee-bounces, and movement to help develop important pre-literacy skills. This class is appropriate for infants through preschool age. No registration required. Fall classes begin on Sept. 11  

Please note that Reading ABCs begins before the library’s posted regular business hours. This allows us to spread out and make some noise! Our preschool class, led by children’s librarian/reading specialist Mrs. Dries, features a different letter of the alphabet each week.  Children will enjoy a variety of fun finger plays, stories, music, movement and more! No registration required. […]

Tuesday’s Titles And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini   In this tale revolving around not just parents and children but brothers and sisters, cousins and caretakers, Hosseini explores the many ways in which families nurture, wound, betray, honor, and sacrifice for one another; and how often we are surprised by the actions of those […]

  Appropriate for children in elementary and middle school. Children are invited sign-up ahead of time for a 15-minute session to read to a certified therapy dog. This program encourages fluency practice by providing a furry friend to listen in a judgement-free zone. This non-threatening atmosphere helps to build the child’s excitement about reading and […]

Give the gift of essential oils to your loved ones this holiday season. Renee Pokoj will be here to share some her holiday gift ideas and oil recipes including spiced vinegar, flavored aromatic oils for the kitchen, spice mixtures, homemade soap, bath salts, and more. Registration required. Register by phone (586)329-1261, *protected email*, by visiting […]

Harrison Township will host its annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony this year on Thursday, November 30 at 7:00pm. In celebration of this occasion, the library will also remain open this evening to host holiday revelers. Stop by the library, register for a free library card, and peruse the library’s collection. Refreshments will be served. This […]

This award-winning lap-sit class for little ones and their caregivers includes songs, nursery rhymes, knee-bounces, and movement to help develop important pre-literacy skills. This class is appropriate for infants through preschool age. No registration required. Fall classes begin on September 16. There will be no class on 9/30, 10/21 or 12/9.

Join children’s librarian, Mrs. Dries, for a family-friendly story, followed by a craft or activity. Each week will have a different theme. This class is loosely geared toward ages 5-10, but preschoolers and tweens may also enjoy participating. This class is free, and no pre-registration is required. All children must be accompanied by an adult. […]