Saturday, December 12, 2020

 Fowlerville District Library News


    All fines are forgiven, and no additional fines will accrue through December. If you still have materials checked out from the closure in March, please return them by Monday, January 4th, 2021. Materials can be returned to our drop box in our parking lot or in the lobby during business hours. Fines for late materials will resume accruing on Tuesday, January 5, 2021.

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Library Board Meeting: Tuesday, December 15th, 2020at 6:30 pm. 

    Library board meetings are open to the public. This meeting will be held virtually; please see our website and Facebook page for the Zoom link, agenda, and details on how to attend. 

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FDL Response to New COVID Emergency Order 

     In response to Emergency Order MCL 333.2253 issued by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS), Fowlerville District Library will be open by appointment only and will continue to offer curbside service during our regular hours. The use of our curbside is encouraged.  Each appointment will be limited to thirty minutes by one household at a time and can be arranged by calling or emailing the library. Masks will be required.  We will also be offering print by email which can be picked up through curbside or in our Entryway. Your first ten copies each day are FREE.  Internet is always available for patron use in our parking lot and side yard. Please continue to use the book dropbox outside the building or leave your items in the library lobby, when available.


9:30am – 7pm


9:30am – 5pm


10am – 2pm

How to Use Curbside Service

    Step 1: You can make requests: by calling the Library directly, emailing us or make your holds through the FDL’s card catalog (Max 10 items)  --Not sure what you would like to read? Use our reader’s advisory at the desk, they can help! All you need is to give them a subject, author, or genre, and they will do the rest.

    Step 2: One hour after your request has been made, please come to the Library and park in the curbside pickup designated parking located in front of the side yard.

    Step 3: From your car, call the Library and someone will come out with your requested materials.

    Step 4: Please present your library card or driver's license and your materials will be given to you.

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Upcoming Programs at District Library

    All programs are intended for Fowlerville School District residents. Call (517) 223-9089 for more information, or checkout our Facebook Page.

    All programs will be held virtually via Zoom, Facebook Live or YouTube unless otherwise indicated.Program descriptions,  location, and details on how to register for each program are below.

    All programs require registration and is done by sending a Facebook Personal Message to the Library or by emailing to, unless otherwise indicated. Zoom invitations will be sent out the day before the program date.

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Phone a Story and First Chapter Fridays: Available 24/7

Preschool - 12th Graders - Call 517-858-2700 anytime to hear a full children's story, or a sample of a J Fiction/Chapter book or YA/Teen novel. Recordings are changed every week.

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Beyond the Book Series: The Joy Luck Club: Thursday, December 17th, at 6:30 pm via—Zoom

Adults - November's selection in our "Life From Another Perspective Theme" for our Beyond the Book Group is The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan. Please read the book and watch the movie at home, then meet up with friends on Zoom to discuss them both. Everyone who signs up will get an opportunity to check out the movie and watch it on their own. Registration is required with a $10 deposit and a valid email address to receive a book and a Zoom link. Registration is done in person inside or through curbside service at the Library. Books are limited and only available to one per household. 

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Cameron Zvara LIVE Online!: A Comedy Magic Show for Families: Tuesday, December 29th, at 11 am via—Zoom

Family - Looking for some fun during your holiday break? Do not miss your opportunity to watch the talented Magician Cameron Zvara's performance filled with comedy, tons of audience participation, and of course, mind dazzling magic tricks to delight all ages. Registration begins online at 10 am Tuesday, December 15th through Howell Library at or register by emailing the Fowlerville Library at Please register one person for each family/household that will be attending together.

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Opportunities to Give this Season

Toys for Tots Drive: Friday, November 20th thru Friday, December 16th

We are collecting toys for children and teens. Please bring your new, unwrapped toy to donate and drop it in our Toys for Tots box.

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Food for Fines: Now thru Monday, January 4th

We are still collecting donations for the Impact Center.  If you wish to donate please bring any nonperishable, unexpired food to the library.

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