Take Some Time: monthly self-care kits for adults
Feel like you could just use a break? Stop by for one of our self-care kits. July Kit: Summer barbecues and get-togethers Kit includes: Kroger cold brew iced tea, root beer barrels (hard candies), savoring summer self-care suggestions, mocktail recipes, dry barbecue rub recipe, breathing exercise bookmark, cooling yoga poses for summer sequence, and a […]
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 YouTube for a limited time after the livestream. Visit our Storytime page for a recent read aloud, more info about storytimes, and other activities for […]
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.
Join us to learn the basics for hosting a Zoom meeting from start to finish. Topics include: scheduling, securing and starting your meeting inviting participants using host controls zoom etiquette basic troubleshooting Register online www.ypsilibrary.org/events or by phone 734-482-4110 ext. 2411. Space is limited. Fill out my Wufoo form!
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 […]
Join us for lively discussions of books by African American Authors. Jan 26 Deacon King Kong, by James McBride Feb 23 Mind of My Mind, by Octavia Butler Mar […]
Create and explore OUTSIDE this summer! Join us each week for themed activity stations. This week's theme is Library Campout! Sing campfire songs, make a firefly light, learn how to identify animal scat, go on a scavenger hunt! July 7: Fairy Gardens with Matthaei Botanical Garden July 14: STEM Stations with EMU Scientists July 21: […]
Calling all Mystery Lovers! Check out a new mystery title each month. Virtual meetings will take place for the next few months on Zoom. Here are the meeting dates and selected titles: Jan 27: Thirty-Three Teeth, by Colin Cotterill Feb 24: Raven Black, by Ann Cleeves Mar 31: Magpie Murders, by Anthony Horowitz Apr 28: […]
In light of the rainy weather, this program is going to be virtual via Zoom. Please see below for the login information! Adapted by celebrated academics and comics artists Damian […]
Join us for an active expression of storytime with new themes each week. Bring a yoga mat!
Thursday July 1 will be Songwriting for teens ages 12-18. UPDATE! We are starting the workshop at 6:30pm tonight! Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/94781475780?pwd=TnF0RDJyVnpUZjhOWGFsSE01OC9pdz09 Meeting ID: 947 8147 5780 Passcode: 184737 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 […]
Drop in and see what’s growing! This week is all about leaf art--sun prints, rubbings, and more. Each week we’ll be near the garden with activities--writing prompts, garden tours, scavenger hunts, nature art, fresh produce. Programs may be canceled due to the weather or Covid rates, so check the events calendar for updates each week. If […]
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 […]
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, […]