|Events in April
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Thanks to the Friends of the Brighton District Library for supporting Library events.
Tuesday, April 4,
Members Night - Friends Members only
Memberships available at the door.
No scanners, please!
Wednesday, April 5 &
Thursday, April 6, 10am-9pm
Friday, April 7, 10am-5pm
Saturday, April 8, 10am-5pm
Bag Day: Fill a bag for $5!
Sunday, April 9, 1-3pm
Free Day: All remaining items are free!
Month Of the Young Child
Each April, Michigan celebrates Month of the Young Child The purpose of this month is to recognize the needs and rights of young children and their families.
In support of this endeavor, we're pleased to present the following programs in addition to our regular storytimes to help celebrate our youngsters. Be sure to register for your spot before they fill up!
Spring Fun for Tweens & Teens
Tweens and Teens are invited to register for these fun April programs just for them!
Teens are always welcome to join us for our Teen Writer's Workshops. We'll meet on Tuesday,
April 4 & 25 at 6:30pm. For 7th-12th graders.
On Thursday, April 13, teens can make and decorate their very own dry erase board for their rooms or lockers. Registration begins March 30. For 7th-12th graders.
Tweens get the chance to play with their food, in this case, Peeps! Build a catapult and launch those Peeps as far as you can! Registration begins April 6. Ages 9-12.
Thursday, April 27 is our next teen craft, led by members of the Teen Advisory Board. Sign up to try beginning sewing and learn to sew your own keychain. Registration begins April 13. For 7th-12th graders.
Meet Sarah Perry, Social Media Librarian. Her job duties include staffing the adult information desk, ordering books for the adult non-fiction collection, organizing the Local Author Showcases, managing Library social media accounts, and editing the eNewsletter.
Sarah is so passionate about books that she reviews them for City Book Review and she also writes them. She has authored three digital picture books for MeeGenius and a young adult novel, Dream Girl, as S.J. Lomas. The sequel, Dream Frequency, will be released later this year.
Local Author Showcase
Sunday, April 30, 2-4pm
The Library will be closed Easter Sunday, April 16th.
Join us for exciting and interesting programs all month!
We at Brighton District Library are always working hard to provide the best possible services, materials, and programs.
Our 2016 Annual Report details what we were able to do last year.
Community Theatre of Howell Dinosaurs Before Dark
in the Norma Gray Gallery
April 5 - May 5
Student art from
Brighton High School
Bubble Gum, Bubble Gum
Thank you, Donors!
Book Honors & Memorials
My Name is Virginia by Jonathon Nelson
I’m a Dirty Dinosaur &
I’m a Hungry Dinosaur
by Janeen Brian
♦ Anonymous Gift
♦ Bagger Dave’s Burger Tavern
♦ Terrie Gole
♦ Gifts of $100-$499
We are grateful for those who generously contribute to the Library throughout the year. Our recognition of these individuals, families, and organizations is on our Donors Wall.
If you are interested in making a donation to the Library, options and details can be found on our webpage, Support the Library.