All ages are invited to celebrate March is Reading Month with the first-ever Winter Reading Program at the library! Simply stop in and get a reading log. Check in once a week for a small prize.
Battle of the Books!
Month of March
Teens 6th-12th grades. Read the books and then vote for your favorite during each week's battle. March begins on a Thursday, so weeks will run Thursday-Wednesday. Every voter will receive a prize for entering *One vote per voter per week please. Vote in person at the library.
Week 3: March 15th-21stBecause of Mr. Terupt vs.
Battle of the Teachers The Last Fifth Grade of Emerson Elementary
Week 4: March 22nd-29thThe City of Ember vs. The Maze Runner
Battle of the Dystopias
Each month at 2:30pm
Adults. This program is brought to you by local Master Gardeners of the Fowlerville Garden Club. Topics are subject to change.
March 22nd Healing Power of Herbs
April 19th Succulents
May 17th Rock Gardens
*Register in person to attend all three sessions. Registration begins March 8th.
Special Adult Event:
Escape the Library!
Thursday, March 29th at 7pm
Adults. Stop Professor B. Adguy from going back in time and taking over the world! You and your team will solve puzzles, find clues, and discover the keys to unlock the "failsafe key" and save the world! You can register as a group of five OR be assigned to a group the night of the event. All groups will be working ‘escaping’ Dr. B. Adguy’s future world order at the same time. There will be light refreshments and social time following the event.
*Register in person to attend. Registration begins March 15th and includes a refundable $5 cash deposit.
Programs & Events
Thursday, April 5th at 7pm
Adults. No experience required for this brand new hands-on workshop taught by your favorite local librarians! Create a stunning framed art piece to proudly display on your shelf or wall!
*Register in person to attend. Registration begins March 22nd and includes a refundable $5 cash deposit.
Teens Pop-Up Library
During All Lunches
Teens 6th-12th grades. At the Pop-up Library, you can get a library card; check in and out FDL books; get help with the Axis 360 app and eBooks; register to attend FDL Teen Programs; get your library questions answered; and talk about books, movies, technology, and games with some cool librarians. And you can tell us your ideas for FDL Teen Programs—We're listening!
Tuesdays @ the
Fowlerville High School
Wednesdays @ the
Fowlerville Junior High
Reading with Spring Babies
Wednesday, April 11th
Welcome Carousel Acres to the Fowlerville District Library! Come to visit and snuggle with baby animals, share a story, and celebrate springtime at the library!
*Participation is limited. Register in person to attend. Registration begins March 28th.
Beyond the Book:
Book & Movie Discussion
Thursday, April 12th
Adults. Featuring Murder on the Orient Express, sign-up to read the original mystery by Agatha Christie, then join us at the library for a special double feature event! We will start with a showing of the 1974 version of the film beginning at 4pm. We will take a dinner break, pizza and beverages will be provided. And finally we will finish off the night with the 2017 version of the film beginning at our usual time 7pm, followed by discussion of the book and two movies! You are welcome to attend one or both of the films.
*Register in person to attend. Registration begins March 22nd. Free copies of the book will be given while supplies last to Fowlerville School District residents when you register. A Livingston Reads Event.
Paws for a
Friday, April 13th at 5-8pm
Teens 6th-12th grades. Join us after hours at the library for a small animal encounter provided by Carousel Acres! Snuggle with small and baby animals. Relax while we watch a fun animal movie and work on a tie blanket to be donated to the Livingston County Animal Shelter. Pizza and a beverage will be served.
*Registration is required and includes a 2017-2018 signed Program Permission Form. Registration begins March 30th. Register by April 11th to attend.
Adults Pop-Up Library
Monday, April 16th
Adults. We bring the library to you! You can get a library card; check in and out large print and audio books; get help with the Axis 360 app and eBooks; get your library questions answered; and get one-on-one technology help with your tablet or other small device. You can also visit with Lola, our Therapy Dog!
11am at Livingston Greene
12pm at Glenwood Apartments
Last Stop: Murder
Thursday, April 19th at 7pm
Adults. Come to the library to play the exciting murder mystery game Last Stop: Murder, set on a snow-stopped train, just like Murder on the Orient Express!
*Register in person to attend. Registration begins April 5th and include a refundable $5 cash deposit. A Livingston Reads Event.
Historic Howell Theater
Friday, April 20th at 7pm
First-come, first-served basis. Show your current library card from your Livingston County home library for free admission to Murder on the Orient Express. Refreshments will be available for purchase at the theater. Enjoy the show! *A Livingston Reads Event.