Teen Subscription Packs
Bored at home? Sign up for YDL's teen subscription packs and get a surprise package which will include a book and other cool items including snacks, activities and gifts surrounding a different topic each month. The Teen Advisory Group (TAG) will select the items that will stock the kits, so you know that these packages […]
Drop in and draw with local artist Kamron Reynolds! Learn the fundamentals of cartooning and comic books and how to draw your own characters, faces, backgrounds, lettering, and much more. Whether you've been drawing for a long time or you'd like to just jump in, join the virtual space to improve your skills and chat […]
Tune in to YDL’s YouTube Channel for live storytimes. Hear stories, sing along to your favorite storytime songs, try some yoga poses from home, and more! Videos are available on […]
Join us for another fun, energetic fitness series with trainer Jerry Powell of Lifestyle Fitness. This class combines the high energy of Zumba with the effectiveness of strength training for the ultimate workout.
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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 […]
From ancient hieroglyphs to modern Manga, the marriage of words and art has fascinated mankind. The Graphic Novel Book Club will meet outside every third Tuesday to discuss the graphic narrative at Bobcat Bonnie's, a block from YDL-Michigan, at 200 W. Michigan Avenue. Books may be picked up during curbside hours at YDL-Michigan. Meeting may […]
Create and explore OUTSIDE this summer! Join us each week for themed activity stations. Wear a mask, be mindful of others, grab supplies then spread out on the lawn to do the activities. Get creative and inspired to learn together while physically distanced. Programs may be canceled due to the weather or COVID rates, so […]
Join us for an active expression of storytime with new themes each week. Bring a yoga mat!
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Thursday June 17 will be Pottery & Ceramics for teens ages 12-18. Please register by clicking HERE! In partnership with Eastern Michigan University, the Ypsilanti District Library invites all teens to attend our weekly Noise Permit workshops this summer on Thursdays at 6pm to celebrate arts and culture in our teen community. From song-writing to […]
For Grades 3-5. Join us for a virtual meeting to discuss Ellray Jakes is not a Chicken by Sally Warner (June 17). REGISTRATION REQUIRED: email email@example.com.
Join us online for fun, creative projects fit for adult craft enthusiasts. We'll use polymer clay to design and mold a small decorative dish. Supplies will be available at the Michigan Avenue branch for pick up, then join the group on the Zoom platform on the scheduled date and time. Ages 18+. Supplies are […]
Drop in and see what’s growing! Each week we’ll be near the garden with activities--writing prompts, garden tours, scavenger hunts, nature art, fresh produce. Wear a mask and practice physical distancing to help keep everyone healthy. Programs may be canceled due to the weather or covid rates, so check the events calendar for updates each […]
The Sport Port program, powered by Y on the Fly, is a mobile YMCA delivering games, activities and healthy snacks to children in local parks, schools, community centers, and at the library!
Join us for a virtual lighthearted afternoon where the goal is to engage your mind, work on a project, explore a new technique, with no expectations of perfection! Pick up supplies in advance then meet virtually. Note that we have two messy programs being held in person socially distanced outside in the Library Plaza. To […]
If you garden or want to start a garden, come to our monthly Virtual Garden Club meeting. Join us each month to get expert tips and seasonal information. Carol Brodbeck, Advanced Master Gardener/past State President of Michigan Garden Clubs, Inc. will talk about a new topic each month. Listen, learn, share information, and ask questions. […]
Guitar Club is for guitar players of all levels and ages (18+). Starting May 22nd we will be meeting in person at YpsiPlanti, where we will learn songs, listen, collaborate, and learn to play together. Acoustic, electric and all other types of guitars are welcome. Guitar Club may be canceled due to Covid rates. Check […]
Drop off your computers, peripherals, electronics, and household items at this 6-hour event. See the list of accepted items here. We cannot accept CRT TVs or monitors. The line may be long at times! Consider dropping your items off at our vendor's Ypsilanti facility during their regular business hours instead, Advance Computer Recycling-Resources LLC. Hard […]
Live from the library every Saturday morning on YpsiLibrary Instagram. Watch YDL storytimers share stories, songs, and activities you can do with your little one at home.
The work of African American genealogy is a challenge but with great rewards. We invite you to learn about the process with us.
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