All programs & events are intended for residents of the Fowlerville School District.
Registration is required for all programs and begins 2 weeks before the event unless otherwise stated.
Lola the Therapy Dog
The Library now has a dedicated Therapy Dog: Lola! Lola works primarily during outreach visits to the community. Lola can be found visiting the community from the schools to senior living facilities. Stop by and say hi to our newest four-legged library team member!
Winter Crafting Series
Each month at 7pm
Adults. Join us at the library to create seasonal inspired crafts.
January 18th Snowman Craft
February 15th Midwinter Adult Coloring
April 5th Framed Phrases
*Register in person to attend. Registration begins 2 weeks prior to program and includes a refundable $5 cash deposit.
Stained Glass Heart Hanger Workshop
January 25th at 2:30pm
Back by popular demand!
No experience required for this hands-on workshop taught by an instructor from Delphi Glass. You will be taught basic stained glass construction including cutting, foiling, and soldering from an expert. Create a stunning heart shaped suncatcher with a bevel center.
*Special time and class size. Registration for this program is FULL.
Fowlerville Library Writers Group
Wednesdays at 2:30pm
Meets weekly January 31st—March 21st
Adults. Do you want feedback on your writing projects? Are you interested in exploring different writing exercises? If so, then join our 8-part Winter 2018 session. You are invited to bring a 1-2 page sample for feedback from the group.
*Registration begins January 17th. No late entries.
Around the World
in a Year
Thursday, Feb. 1st at 7pm
Adults. Highlighting the sights, sounds, life-changing encounters, and humorous stories of world travel while at the library! Start the journey with an inexperienced first-time traveler and end with an around the world year-long seasoned traveler! Presentations will include question & answer sessions and refreshments.
*Register in person to attend. Registration begins January 18th and includes a refundable $5 cash deposit.
Beyond the Book: Poverty in America
Each month at 7pm
Adults. Featuring books, film adaptations, and great discussion! Refreshments will be served at each monthly meeting.
February 8th Winter's Bone Film Length: 1h 40m
March 8th Hillbilly Elegy No Film - Discussion Only
May 3rd The Glass Castle Film Length: 2h 7m
*Register in person to attend. Registration begins 3 weeks prior to program. Books will be given at registration while supplies last.
New Adult Service:
Mondays Once a Month
February 12th, March 12th, April 16th, and May 14th
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!
10am at Rolling Meadows
11am at Livingston Greene
12pm at Glenwood Apartments
Winter Reading Program!
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.
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.
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.
Livingston Reads 2018
March 1st-April 30th
Murder on the Orient Express
Blood on the Mitten:
Author Talk with
Thursday, March 15th at 7pm
Adults. Join us in welcoming Tom Carr, author of Blood on the Mitten: Infamous Michigan Murders 1700 to Present, the first volume in his Great Lakes Murder Series. Enjoy an engaging author talk,
Q & A session, and light refreshments.
*Register in person to attend. Registration begins March 1st and include a refundable $5 cash deposit.
Beyond the Book:
Book & Movie Discussion
Thursday, April 12th at 7pm
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 showing of the film adaptation. Movie begins at 7pm, discussion will follow. Movie-style refreshments will be served.
*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.
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.
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!