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  • Yoga for Beginners

    Yoga for Beginners

    Instructor: Dave Sivley Cost: $5.00 per class payable to Dave Bring: Mat, towel & water

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  • Adult Coloring

    Enjoy the de-stressing benefits of coloring.

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  • Summer Reading Kick-off Party

    Kick-off party with Captain Underpants and Diary of a Wimpy Kid. Games, prizes, and lunch!

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  • Library movie day

    Bring a pillow and a friend! We will be watching Zootopia.

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  • Winter Preschool Story Hour

    Winter Preschool Story Hour

    Join us with your preschoolers, toddlers and babies to enjoy stories, crafts, music, movement, snacks and socialization at the library!

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  • Spring Preschool Story Hour

    Spring Preschool Story Hour

    Join us with your preschoolers, toddlers and babies to enjoy stories, crafts, music, movement, snacks and socialization at the library!

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  • Teddy Bear Sleepover Story Hour

    Teddy Bear Sleepover Story Hour

    Show your teddy bear where you go when you come to story hour!

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  • Birdwatching vs Birding

    Birdwatching vs Birding

    Join us as we welcome Greg Bodker as he shares his photographs and experiences viewing birds from Michigan and around the world!

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  • Meet the Author: Laura Kemp

    Meet the Author: Laura Kemp

    Join us as we welcome local Michigan Author, Laura Kemp, to the library!

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  • American Girl Tacos & Tiaras

    American Girl Tacos & Tiaras

    Girls age 7-13 years old, bring your doll and favorite book to share with the group for an afternoon of fiesta fun! Please RSVP to the library no later than March 13. Girls need not be accompanied by an adult.

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  • Closed for the Holiday

    Closed for the Holiday

    Happy 4th of July! Enjoy a safe & healthy weekend!

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  • Time to turn in Summer Reading Logs
    Bring your summer reading logs back August 17, 2020 with pizza border

    Time to turn in Summer Reading Logs

    After tracking your reading all summer, it's time to bring in your reading logs!

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  • SWMTCWC Launch Event

    SWMTCWC Launch Event

    Join us for pizza & prizes and find out more about entering the Southwest Michigan Teen Creative Writing Challenge!

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  • Teddy Bear Sleepover Story Hour

    Teddy Bear Sleepover Story Hour

    Show your teddy bear where you go when you come to story hour!

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  • Coffee Hour with Your State Representative

    Coffee Hour with Your State Representative

    Coffee Hour with Aaron Miller, State Representative Sit down, share your thoughts, and enjoy refreshments! All are welcome to attend.

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  • Birdwatching vs. Birding

    Birdwatching vs. Birding

    Are you a birdwatcher enjoying the feeders from the comfort of home? A birder on an adventure to seek new species? Join us as we welcome birder Greg Bodker as he shares his photographs and experiences viewing birds from Michigan and around the world. Call the library to RSVP at (269) 646-9654!

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  • Meet the Author: Laura Kemp

    Meet the Author: Laura Kemp

    Join us as we welcome local Michigan Author, Laura Kemp, to the library!

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  • Crochet Class

    Crochet Class

    Beginners come learn the basics of crocheting! Experienced crocheters are also welcome. Instructor: Korinne New Materials you will need: -1 Skein #4 medium weight yarn (lighter color recommended) -Crochet hook size 5 or 5.5 -Scissors -A "Can Do!" attitude! Call the Library to RSVP!

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  • American Girl Tacos & Tiaras

    American Girl Tacos & Tiaras

    Girls age 7-13 years old, bring your doll and favorite book to share with the group for an afternoon of fiesta fun! Please RSVP to the library no later than March 13. Girls need not be accompanied by an adult.

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  • Wine & Canvas

    Wine & Canvas

    Class will be taught by retired judge and artist William Welty. This program will be limited to 15 participants ages 21+. A $5.00 non-refundable and non-transferable fee is due at time of sign-up. MUST BRING YOUR OWN WINE.

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  • Teen Book Club: The Hate U Give

    Teen Book Club: The Hate U Give

    5:00PM on Thursday, April 11th, 2019 Book Discussion & Pizza @ the Library 2:00PM on Saturday, April 13th, 2019 The Hate U Give Movie & Popcorn @ the Library 7:00PM on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 Meet the Author : Angie Thomas @ Chenery Auditorium 714 S Westnedge Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007 Admission is free. Copies of the book will be for sale at the book signing. From the author: “I remember as a teenager, I'd go in the library, looking at the books and I'm like, 'How many problems do you have?' I have stuff that I'm going through. Where are the books for me, you know? I remember feeling like I was trapped a lot. Wondering, 'OK, when is something going to happen to change my life? Or when will I get out of this circumstance?” RSVP to reserve a book to read in advance: Message us on Facebook or E-mail us at marcellusmichiganlibrary@gmail.com

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  • First Thursday Book Club Brunch

    First Thursday Book Club Brunch

    Join us on the first Thursday of each month for lively discussion and great literary recommendations! Brunch will be provided!

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  • Invasive Species

    Invasive Species

    The SWXSW Corner CISMA and Cass County Conservation District have identified 12 key invasive species that could cause damage in our area. Join us as we learn how to spot, report, and stop the spread of these non-native species. Call the library to RSVP!

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  • Free Shred Event

    Free Shred Event

    The library will host a free community shredding event! You can shred your personal documents to protect your information and help prevent identity theft. NO Cardboard - NO Binders - NO boxes

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  • International Awareness Learning & Action Day

    International Awareness Learning & Action Day

    Learn about food, clothing, customs, books and authors from around the world!

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  • Yoga for Beginners

    Yoga for Beginners

    Bring a yoga mat, a towel and water to stay hydrated!

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  • Overdose Prevention Presentation

    Overdose Prevention Presentation

    Learn how to recognize and respond to an overdose from an opioid like prescription pills or heroin. Free Naloxone kits available.

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  • First Time Homebuyers & Raising Your Credit Score

    First Time Homebuyers & Raising Your Credit Score

    Would you like to buy your first home and are not sure where to start? Need to improve your credit score?

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  • Classroom Critters

    Classroom Critters

    Join us as we welcome Paul McCormack and his animal friends!

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  • The Elizabethan Wardrobe or "Is that a flea on your shoulder?"

    The Elizabethan Wardrobe or "Is that a flea on your shoulder?"

    You are cordially invited to attend a costume lecture presented by Elinor Poole, the Ladye Fettiplace.

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  • Mime Rob Reider

    Mime Rob Reider

    Join us as Rob Reider entertains and amazes with his mime performance!

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  • NERF Mobile Games

    NERF Mobile Games

    Are you NERF enough?! Run, dodge, and dive as you try to out-wit and out-blast the competition! This event is for ages 6 and older. All NERF equipment will be provided. Call the library to RSVP!

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  • Muxlow Exotics

    Muxlow Exotics

    Join us for an interactive and educational live animal presentation featuring a wide variety of reptiles and amphibians!

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  • Paleo Joe

    Paleo Joe

    Join us as we welcome award winning Paleontologist, Author, and Storyteller Paleo Joe to the library!

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  • Mystery Book Club

    Mystery Book Club

    Ages 7-12 years, bring a mystery book you are reading and join us for mystery-themed activities. Lunch will be provided. RSVP to the library.

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  • Closed for the Holiday

    Closed for the Holiday

    The library will be closed July 4th-5th in observance of Independence Day. We will return to regular hours on July 6th from 10AM-2PM.

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  • The Faygo Book

    The Faygo Book

    Learn how Faygo pop came to be, how it grew to become a giant independent bottler and its tough choice between growing and staying. There will be photos from The Faygo Book, a pop quiz and maybe a singalong. The Faygo Book is a 2019 Michigan Notable Book.

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  • History of the Cass County Fair

    History of the Cass County Fair

    Becky Moore will present memorabilia and information about our county fair that dates back to the 1800s.

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  • The James Bond Phenomenon

    The James Bond Phenomenon

    Southwest Michigan Reads welcomes Raymond Benson. The program is free and open to the public at the Lawton Community Center!

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  • Book Brunch - WEDNESDAY
    Wednesday, July 3rd!

    Book Brunch - WEDNESDAY

    Meet from noon to 1:00PM at the library to discuss books we are currently reading! Anyone 18 yrs and older welcome!

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  • Book Club Brunch

    Book Club Brunch

    Meet from noon to 1:00PM at the library to discuss books we are currently reading! Anyone 18 yrs and older welcome!

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  • History of the Mackinac Bridge

    History of the Mackinac Bridge

    We will welcome Mike Forne, author and member of the Historical Society of Michigan, to the library. Mike has covered the Mackinac Bridge for 26 years for several media outlets in Northern Michigan. Join us as we learn about one of our state's most iconic landmarks! Call the library to RSVP.

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  • Fall Preschool Story Hour

    Fall Preschool Story Hour

    Join us for stories, crafts, music and movement! Snacks provided. Babies and toddlers are welcome to join the class!

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  • Closed for Labor Day

    Closed for Labor Day

    We will be closed Monday, September 2, 2019 in observance of Labor Day. We'll see you during regular hours on Tuesday! (FYI, if you check out an overnight DVD on Saturday, August 31st, it won't be due until Tuesday!)

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  • Halloween

    Halloween

    Make a stop at the library during trick-or-treating and visit our haunted maze! Call the library to reserve table space and hand out your candy in the warmth and comfort of the library. 269-646-9654

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  • Fall Crafting with Joy

    Fall Crafting with Joy

    Stop by the library any time between 5:30-6:30 p.m. to complete this festive fall luminary craft! Participants must RSVP no later than Monday, October 28, 2019 and provide their own pint canning jar. All other craft materials will be provided. Refreshments will be served!

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  • Southwest Michigan Writers' Conference 2019

    Southwest Michigan Writers' Conference 2019

    The SW MI Writers' Conference returns to Niles this fall with a full schedule of skills-based sessions for aspiring authors.

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  • Crochet Class

    Crochet Class

    Beginners come learn the basics of crocheting with Korinne New! Experienced crocheters are also welcome.

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  • Christmas Open House

    Christmas Open House

    Join us for delightful holiday festivities!

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  • Winter Preschool Story Hour

    Winter Preschool Story Hour

    Join us for stories, crafts, music, and movement! Snacks provided. Babies and toddlers are welcome to join the class!

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  • Closed for Christmas

    Closed for Christmas

    Enjoy your holiday! The library will be closed December 24-26, 2019.

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  • Yoga for Beginners

    Yoga for Beginners

    All skill levels are welcome. $5 per class. Bring a mat, towel and water.

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  • Illustrating and Annotating The Hobbit

    Illustrating and Annotating The Hobbit

    The library welcomes Marcellus resident and author Douglas A. Anderson for a presentation on the storyline and illustrations of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit. Anderson will tell how this book has been accepted and represented in various countries around the world. We will also take a look at Tolkien's life and his creation of the world of Middle-earth. Call the library to RSVP 269-646-9654

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  • MEC Internet Info Session

    MEC Internet Info Session

    Informational meeting on high-speed internet. Drop in to talk with representatives from MEC.

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  • Sailing the Ocean, Powered by Wind

    Sailing the Ocean, Powered by Wind

    Elisabeth Wenger and Remi Lavergne will describe their work as ship's carpenter and captain on a sailing ship, a replica of the ships used for trade and exploration before steam engines were invented. Learn how the ship's crew use old skills and a sextant as they transport cargo - cacao, coffee and rum - across the Atlantic. Call the library to RSVP.

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  • Yoga for Beginners

    Yoga for Beginners

    Yoga for all skill levels! $5 per class.

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  • Block Party

    Block Party

    Head to the library for a block party and share a vision for future growth and employment opportunities on the east side of Marcellus!

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  • Closed

    Closed

    The library will be closed the following days. Note, we will be closing early on December 31, 2020 at 5:00PM. We hope you enjoy the holidays and make many wonderful memories!

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  • Perennial Plant Exchange

    Perennial Plant Exchange

    Looking to thin out an overcrowded flower bed or add some new plants?

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  • February 2021 Zoom Book Club

    February 2021 Zoom Book Club

    Contact us to sign up to receive the link to the Zoom meeting!

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  • First Thursday Book Club
    First Thursday Book Club

    First Thursday Book Club

    Join us for lively conversation, discuss what you're currently reading and get new recommendations from your book club friends!

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  • Closed July 5, 2021.

    Closed July 5, 2021.

    We will be closed Monday, July 5th, 2021. Happy Independence Day!

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