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Storytime Live

Online Ypsilanti

Tune in to YDL’s YouTube Channel for live storytimes at 10:30am every Tuesday and 4:30pm Thursday. Hear stories, sing along to your favorite storytime songs, try some yoga poses from […]

Preserving Family Recipes

Online Ypsilanti

Join writer, archivist, and educational consultant Valerie Frey for guidance on how to care for family recipe books and sheets, kitchen artifacts, and techniques for translating sketchy, illegible, or unwritten recipes. Learn about interviewing relatives and collecting oral histories that fill out a family’s food traditions. Her book Preserving Family Recipes:  How to Save and […]

Live from the Library

Online Ypsilanti

Live from the library every Saturday morning on YpsiLibrary Instagram. Watch YDL storytimers share stories, songs, and play activities that you can do with your little one at home.

From Boomers to Zoomers: Zoom Practice for Seniors (55+)

Online Ypsilanti

This virtual Zoom practice session lets you join a meeting and practice with Zoom software. Learn the basics of navigating the Zoom meeting interface. While working with other seniors, you can see yourself on camera, test your microphone, learn to chat and more. REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Register online www.ypsilibrary.org/events or by phone 734-482-4110 ext. 2411. Space […]

Y on the Fly

YDL-Whittaker 5577 Whittaker Road, Ypsilanti

Join the Y for safe outdoor fun and games.

Games at Fireman’s Park

YDL-Superior 8795 MacArthur Boulevard, Ypsilanti

Through the YMCA of Ann Arbor's Y on the Fly, enjoy games, sports, activities, and healthy snacks with trained Y staff. Sports include basketball, flag football, soccer, lacrosse, floor hockey, disc golf, and more. Each weekly session offers at least 60 minutes of activities and a 30 minute snack time. This program is free. To […]

826michigan Tutoring

Ypsilanti

In partnership with 826michigan, the library is happy to provide access to live one-on-one tutoring through 826michigan's Online Learning Lab. Register on their website, or call (901) 205-9035 between 10:30-6:30 to register by phone. Students will be paired with a tutor in a Zoom breakout room monitored by library staff for safe, engaging help with […]

Tween Book Club

Ypsilanti

Join us for a virtual meeting to discuss Wonder by R. J. Palacio (May3). Registration required.  Email mitchell@ypsilibrary.org.

Storytime Live

Online Ypsilanti

Tune in to YDL’s YouTube Channel for live storytimes at 10:30am every Tuesday and 4:30pm Thursday. Hear stories, sing along to your favorite storytime songs, try some yoga poses from home, and more! Videos are available on YouTube for a limited time after the livestream. Visit our Storytime page for a recent read aloud, more […]

Google Slides for Beginners (Adult-Online)

Online Ypsilanti

With a Google account, you have access to Google Slides, a free web-based application for creating presentations, similar to Microsoft PowerPoint.  In this virtual class, learn to create and deliver a presentation, add graphics and multimedia, and methods for sharing and collaborating your presentation with others. REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Space is limited. Fill out my Wufoo […]

826michigan Tutoring

Ypsilanti

In partnership with 826michigan, the library is happy to provide access to live one-on-one tutoring through 826michigan's Online Learning Lab. Register on their website, or call (901) 205-9035 between 10:30-6:30 to register by phone. Students will be paired with a tutor in a Zoom breakout room monitored by library staff for safe, engaging help with […]

Knitting Plus

Online Ypsilanti

Meet virtually with other yarnies and share your projects and ideas every Tuesday through Zoom! Open to all, any handcraft welcome!  For your convenience, download the app to your computer or smart phone in advance. Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/98023862423?pwd=TGtZZ0hvbURZRlIxWjl5MjBJdlBZUT09 Meeting ID: 980 2386 2423 Password: kn!tkn0t (use the number "0") One tap mobile +19292056099,,98023862423#,,1#,320760# US […]

Ypsi Stories Podcast: New Release

Online Ypsilanti

A new podcast from the Ypsilanti District Library, Ypsi Stories takes a look into our community’s past through storytelling. Featuring local historians and experts, we hope that by sharing more perspectives and voices from our past, we as a community can have a better understanding of our collective past, present, and future! Look for a […]

Take Some Time: monthly self-care kits for adults

Ypsilanti

Feel like you could just use a break? Stop by for one of our self-care kits. May Kit: May Flowers Kit includes: Bigelow Lavender Chamomile tea (either Bigelow Benefits Sleep or Bigelow Benefits Plus Probiotics), Bit-O-Honey candies, dried chamomile blossoms, self-care with chamomile sheet, natural mosquito reducers recipes, breathing exercise bookmark, garden yoga, and a […]

Thursday Morning Book Group

Ypsilanti

Join us online for interesting and lively discussions of a variety of books. Copies of the books are available for curbside pick up. Send your request for a copy and the Zoom link to skonen@ypsilibrary.org May 6     Three Things About Elsie by Joanna Cannon

Make Dinner with ZeeTheCook

Online Ypsilanti

Tune in from your kitchen as Zee Shami, of ZeeTheCook Culinary Studios teaches you how to prepare a Fattoush Salad with homemade dressing. It's a perfect spring dish and highly customizable for various dietary needs. Choose your own protein such as tofu, chicken, or beef. Would you like to shop and prep in advance so […]

Storytime Live

Online Ypsilanti

Tune in to YDL’s YouTube Channel for live storytimes at 10:30am every Tuesday and 4:30pm Thursday. Hear stories, sing along to your favorite storytime songs, try some yoga poses from home, and more! Videos are available on YouTube for a limited time after the livestream. Visit our Storytime page for a recent read aloud, more […]

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WELCOME BACK! Starting June 14 extended curbside hours are available at all locations. On June 21, Whittaker will resume most normal operations, including browsing and computer use. Details.