Upcoming Programs at the Fowlerville District Library
All Programs are intended for Fowlerville School District residents only unless otherwise stated.
Registration usually opens 2 weeks prior to the event.
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* * *The Fowlerville District Library will be closing at 5pm on Wednesday, October 31st. We will be closing 2 hours earlier than normal at 5pm. Have a fun and safe trick-or-treating experience! The Little Free Library is available for your reading needs during this time and any materials to be returned can be placed in the blue drop box. Thank you!
* * *Cardio Drumming Tuesdays at 7pm
Adults. Increase your physical literacy with a fun workout from instructor Kim Griffes. 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 $6 if you bring your own equipment or $8 to rent a ball, bucket, and drumsticks. Drop-in class.
* * *Halloween Event - Wednesday, October 31st at 6-8pm
All Ages. Decorate a police car with Chief Tyler; touch a truck, including a Fire Truck and DPW Truck; participate in a costume contest at 7:45pm; and enjoy hot chocolate, treat bags, and more! The library closes at 5pm that day. *Drop-ins are welcome!
* * *Donate to Decorate Sign-up begins November 1st
This fundraiser will help support library services for children and teens.
Two sizes of holiday trees will be available to be decorated with your own favorite book-themed decorations! The trees will be trimmed in time for Christmas in the Ville and remain outside the library for the community to enjoy until New Year's Day. *For a list of guidelines, donation requests, and how to participate, contact the library starting November 1st. Number of trees are limited, so hurry in to sign up! Decorating will take place November 16th-30th during regular library hours.
* * *Food for Fines - November 1st-December 14th
This food drive benefits the Family Impact Center. Each item donated equals $1 in fines removed from your account, up to $5. Donations are always welcome, even if you do not owe fines!
* * *Beyond the Book: Shutter Island - Thursday, November 1st at 7pm
Adults. Featuring a book and its film adaptation. Movie begins at 7pm followed by discussion. Movie-style refreshments will be served. *Register in person to attend. Registration begins October 11th. Books will be given on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last.
* * *Yoga with Erin - Fridays at 9:30am
Adults. Join Erin, co-owner of SoulShine Yoga, and your host, Ms. Beth, 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.
* * *Edmund Fitzgerald Presentation - Thursday, November 8th at 7pm
Adults. The Edmund Fitzgerald is the largest and undoubtedly most famous shipwreck in the Great Lakes. Vanishing with 29 lives in 1975, it epitomizes the destructive power of the gales of November, and has become legend in a top 40 song. Ric Mixter is one of only a handful of divers to visit the wrecksite, some 550 feet below Lake Superior. His spellbinding lecture encompasses the ship's construction near Detroit and the ship's final voyage from Wisconsin. *Register in person to attend. Registration begins October 18th and includes a refundable $5 cash deposit.
* * *String Art – Friday, November 9th at 5-8pm
Teens 6th-12th grades. Transform string and pins into works of art. Start with string, pins, paper, and a board. You end with adorable art! Pizza and a beverage will be served. *Registration is required and includes a 2018-2019 signed Program Permission Form. Registration begins October 26th. Register by November 7th to attend.
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Family Movie Night: The Incredibles 2 Wednesday, November 14th at 5:30-8pm
Families. Come to the library to watch The Incredibles 2 and munch on some tasty popcorn! Pizza and beverages will also be served. All children attending will be entered to win an Incredibles 2 book that will be given away at the end of the evening. Movie is rated PG and is 2 hours and 5 minutes in length. *Space is limited. Register in person to attend. Registration begins October 31st.
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Marbled Ornaments Thursday, November 15th at 7pm
Adults. Come make beautiful, easy-to-make, swirled ornaments for everyday or the holidays!*Register in person to attend. Registration begins November 1st and includes a refundable $5 cash deposit