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4th Annual Battle of the Books

Showdown!
Saturday, August 26 at 1 pm
Family Event

Watch kids in grades 4-7 compete with teammates to answer trivia about the books they have read over the summer. Participants who registered for the June Meet & Greet are already registered.

September is Library Card Sign Up Month

Do you have a great memory, just like an elephant?  Then you will remember to get a library card and visit us this special month. We will also be celebrating the amazing lives of elephants!

Teddy Bear Picnic

Saturday, September 9, 11 am-12 pm
Ages 3-8 register button

We’re going on a bear hunt… to invite him to the picnic, of course! Bring your favorite teddy bear, or other stuffed animal, for stories, games, and crafts. 

Family Storytime

Monday, September 11, 7-8 pm
All Ages register button

Come and enjoy some cozy stories with your family.  P.J’s are welcome!

Homeschool Discovery Fun

September 12
All Ages register button

Come meet with other families who homeschool, have fun, and share some great learning adventures. We will meet the following Tuesdays from 1-2 pm

  • September 12, 26        
  • October 10, 24
  • November 14, 28 
  • December 12

Redford Readers Book Group (RRBG)

Tuesday, September 12, 7-8 pm 
For kids in grades 4-7
 
Limited to 10 members
 register button

Discussion of our summer reads.

Fall Storytimes, Session 1

Session 1 begins Monday, September 18 and ends Wednesday, October 18.

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Author Visit, Linda K. McLean

Saturday, September 23, 11 am register button
Family event, however, the story is recommended for age 5 and up.

Share the adventures of two zoo elephant friends, Wanda and Winky, who, at one time, lived at the Detroit Zoo.  Hearing about their capture can be sad; but, we also learn about their happy new home.  Enjoy making a craft to celebrate elephants!

Lego Club

Monday, September 25, 3:30-5:30 pm 
Monday, October 23, 3:30-5:30 pm
Ages 6-11. No Registration Required 

Free play and challenges. 

1-2-3 Book Group

September 28 register button

For children in grades 1-3 who LOVE to read and would like to share stories, crafts, and treats!  Registration is required. Meets monthly, September through April, on the following Thursdays at 7 pm: 

October 26, November 30, December 21

National LED Light Day

Saturday, October 7, 11 am-12 pm
Ages 7-11 register button

Learn about LEDs and make a craft to take home.

The Little Creatures Company

Saturday, October 14, 11 am  
Family Event register button  

Just in time to add a little more creepy, crawly spookiness to late October, Dan Biere will introduce us to a colorful variety of live exotic animals, with a meet and greet time and fun for all.

Databases for Kids Computer Class

Tuesday, October 17, 6:30 pm
Ages 8-11 register button

Learn about the great online resources available from the RTDL website.

Disney Karaoke

Saturday, October 28, 11 am - 12 pm
Family event register button

Sing along to your favorite Disney tunes. Wear a costume for even more fun. 

International Games Day

Saturday, November 4, 1-3 pm
Family event register button

Join libraries worldwide as we play board games.

DIY Holiday Gifts

Saturday, December 9, 11 am - 1 pm
Family Event. No registration required.

Enjoy a leisurely day crafting with the family. 

Dandy Dogs

Wednesday, December 27, 3-4 pm
Ages 3-11 register button

Have a dog-gone good time enjoying stories and crafts with kid’s best friend in mind! 

Drop-In Crafts

Tuesday, January 2, 11:30 am - 2 pm
Ages 3-11. No registration required.

Winter crafts.

Movie Fun

Smurfs: The Lost Village
Thursday, January 4, 2-4 pm register button

Family event, Rated PG, 90 minutes

A mysterious map sets Smurfette and her friends Brainy, Clumsy and Hefty on an exciting race through the Forbidden Forest leading to the discovery of the biggest secret in Smurf history.

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Library Hours

Sunday
08-20
CLOSED
Monday
08-21
10 00 am - 8 30 pm
Tuesday
08-22
10 00 am - 8 30 pm
Wednesday
08-23
10 00 am - 8 30 pm
Thursday
08-24
10 00 am - 8 30 pm
Friday
08-25
10 00 am - 5 00 pm
Saturday
08-26
10 00 am - 5 00 pm