Adults. Join Amanda, a certified yoga instructor from Yoga State, on August 10th & 17th while she gently leads you and your host, Ms. Beth, to better health and well-being. Then join Erin, owner ofSoulShineYoga, and your host, Ms. Beth, after Labor Day for weekly sessions at the Library. Yoga is accessible for adults of all ages through modifications. Please remember to bring water to drink and your own mat to practice on. *Spaces are limited to a first come-first served basis. There is a small $5 cash-only fee for this class. Drop-ins are welcome.
Mondays at 7pm
Adults. Join certified Mixed Martial Arts Instructor, John Noonan, as he leads you in a series of yoga and self-defense exercises that will help increase your flexibility and movement. Please remember to dress comfortably, and to bring water to drink and your own towel or mat to practice on. Knee pads are recommended. Spaces are limited to 10 participants on a first-come, first-served basis. *There is a small cash-only fee for this class of $5. Drop-in class.
Reading to Fred
Most Wednesdays in August at 11am
All Ages. Fred is a mature golden retriever therapy dog. Reading to Fred improves literacy skills, builds fluency, and reading confidence regardless of ability. Fred’s ‘Mom’, Shelly has been a part of our library community volunteering her time and sharing her other reading therapy golden retrievers for 10+ years.*Drop-ins are welcome!
Beyond the Book:
Ready Player One
Thursday, August 9th at 7pm
Adults. Featuring a book and its film adaptation. Movie will begin at 7pm, followed by discussion. Movie-style refreshments will be served. *Register in person to attend. Registration begins July 19th. Books will be given while supplies last.
Tuesdays starting August 7th
Adults. Increase your physical literacy with a fun workout with licensed fitness instructor, Chesney Stock, of Exertion Nutrition. Please remember to bring water and wear comfortable clothes. Spaces are limited to 20 participants on a first-come, first-served basis. *There is a small cash-only fee for this class of $5 if you bring your own equipment or $7 to rent a ball, bucket, and drumsticks. Drop-in class.
Stone Leaves Craft
Thursday, August 16th AND 23rd at 7pm
Adults. Join the library ladies as we lead you to create a "Rock"-ing craft! At this month's session we are brining back the stone leaves craft! Mold leaf shapes into concrete and paint it to make decorative leaf stones for your garden. To complete the craft you MUST attend both sessions. *Register in person to attend. Registration begins August 2nd and includes a refundable $5 cash deposit.
MI Bad: Author Talk with Tom Carr
Thursday, August 30th at 7pm
Adults. Join us in welcoming Michigan Author, Tom Carr, author of Blood on the Mitten, as he shared with us about his newest book MI Bad, which tells about the thieves and heists of Michigan's history. Enjoy and engaging author talk, Q&A session, and light refreshments. *Register in person to attend. Registration begins August 16th and includes a refundable $5 cash deposit.