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Chapter 1: Water Booger Bears

Published: October 24, 2020

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Hear Chapter 1 of Look Both Ways!

October 2020: New and On Order DVDs

Published: October 22, 2020

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And She Could Be Next (2020. Non-fiction: Documentary. Directors: Grace Lee, Marjan Safinia) The PBS documentary follows a defiant movement of women of color as they transform politics from the ground up. Filmed during the historic 2018 midterm elections, the series follows organizers and candidates (including Rashida Tlaib and Stacey Abrams) as they fight for a truly reflective government, asking whether democracy can be preserved, and made stronger, by those most marginalized.  And Then We Danced (2020. Foreign: Award-winning Romance. Director: Levan Akin) Starring: Levan Gelbakhiani, Bachi Valishvili, Ana Javakishvili, Giorgi Tsereteli A passionate coming-of-age tale set amidst the conservative …

Shapes

Published: October 22, 2020

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Learn all about shapes at this week’s TinkerLab!

2020 Election for Kids

Published: October 17, 2020

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Kids, learn about elections and the book character candidates, then cast your vote!

Women’s Suffrage Makes Its Mark on History

Published: October 13, 2020

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As we celebrate the centennial of the ratification of the 19th amendment which provides the right to vote to women, YDL has partnered with the Genealogical Society of Washtenaw County to host genealogist Katherine S. Willson.  Willson highlighted some of the Michiganders involved in the movement and how she found documents and photographs in her research.  View the recent Zoom session “And There I Take My Stand” here and access the accompanying handout to learn more.

Grab an ypsiGLOW poster kit!

Published: October 12, 2020

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Feeling artistic for the Fall season? Grab an ypsiGLOW Social Justice poster kit.

Pop-Up Browsing this Sunday!

Published: October 9, 2020

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Have you missed browsing the materials on our shelves? This Sunday (Oct. 11) from 2-4 PM, come to Whittaker to look through a selection of popular new releases, children’s books, and holiday-themed materials outside the front entrance.

Voters with Disabilities: Know Your Rights

Published: October 6, 2020

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The Americans with Disabilities Act and other federal and state laws protect the rights of voters with disabilities. Know your rights and make a plan to vote on or before November 3rd. Check out these helpful websites. Michigan Secretary of State: The Rights of Voters with Disabilities U.S. Department of Justice-Civil Rights Division: Disability Rights Section American Association of People with Disabilities: REV UP the Vote Program National Disability Rights Network: Voting Power at the Polls

TinkerLab

Published: October 6, 2020

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Get a kit and let your little one have fun adding colorful items to a mask!

South Korea

Published: October 2, 2020

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Let’s visit South Korea, as part of our Around the World tour.