Fowlerville District Library News
The library will be closed Monday, February 15, 2021 in observance of Presidents' Day.
The library is opening to 30% capacity beginning Tuesday, February 16, 2021 - appointments will no longer be required and we will continue to offer curbside service.
Face masks are still required for all library patrons and staff, as well as maintaining the social distancing of 6 feet.
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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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, locations, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org, unless otherwise indicated. Zoom invitations will be sent out the day before the program date.
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Virtual Community Mosaic Board: ongoing
The mosaic project is available through Letsticktogether.com so there is no need to leave the house on a cold winter’s night to participate because it is all online. You may visit every day and can place up to 75 pieces per visit. There is a total of 3996 digital stickers in this project and everyone helps on the same board. With the help of the community the final picture will be revealed when it is done. The project link is: https://letstick.to/session/17ca1579 and the link can also be found on our Facebook as well as on our website.
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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 two weeks.
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MiLibraryQuest: January 1th – February 14
6th - 12th Graders - An anonymous tip has come in that a thief will steal an iconic Michigan landmark on Valentine’s Day. We’re recruiting teenage private detectives to stop the heist! Figure out who the thief is and what they’re stealing to prevent the crime and you’ll be entered to win a reward.The Mi Library Quest challenge is made up of public libraries across Michigan and is supported in part by the Library of Michigan. Open to Fowlerville Teens. No registration is required. Learn more about the Quest at mililibraryquest.wixsite.com/quest1.
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Study Bunny Craft: Tuesday, February 16th, at 5:30 PM
Teens - Break up your studying and join us on Zoom to make this cute bunny craft. Supplies are limited. Kits are available for pickup starting Feb 11. There are many colors available.
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Livingston County Libraries Virtual Yo-Yo Trick Workshop: Saturday, February 20th, 2020 at 11 AM or 12 PM via -Zoom
Kids Ages 7 and Up. – Please join the Livingston County Libraries in a live online Yo-Yo Workshop. Watch instructors from Yo-Yo Tricks.com show off their moves and learn some moves of your own. Registrants can pick up a free Yo-Yo from Fowlerville District Library beginning Saturday, February 13 through Friday, February 19. Registration begins February 6, 2021 at 10:00 am and is done through the Cromaine Library.
This program is paid for by Sport Port, an initiative of Project Play: Southeast Michigan in partnership with the Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation and Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan.
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Winter Wreath: Thursday, February 18th, at 5:30 pm via - Zoom
Adults – Gather on Zoom and let Crafty Cindy show you how to put together a snowflake wreath. A glue gun is required for this project. If needed, there will be glue guns available to checkout. Supplies are limited. Kits are available for pick up starting Feb 15.
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Beyond the Book Series: The Hate U Give: Thursday, February 25th, at 6:30 pm via—Zoom
Adults – February’s selection in our "Life From Another Perspective Theme" for our Beyond the Book Group is The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas. 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. Sign up with 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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