Apr 112014

magic_hatMonday, April 14, 6:30 pm, Miller Branch Library

Experience the wonder and the magic of libraries with Ming the Magnificent! We are celebrating National Library Week in style with a wondrous show of magic and library humor.

Family Fun Nights are held on a Monday evening each month and feature a performance or activity that everyone in the family will enjoy. Registration is required and begins Tuesday, March 11. Please call 586.751.5377 to register.

Mar 282014

storytimeRegistration for Spring storytimes at the Warren Public Library starts Wednesday, April 2.

This Spring we will have:

  • Baby Lapsit for children up to 12 months (with parent or caregiver) at the Civic Center Library on Tuesdays at 2 pm. Designed for the youngest library users and their parents or caregivers, Baby Lapsit includes singing, clapping, bouncing, listening to rhymes and stories, and a time to play. To register, call 586.751.0770 starting Wednesday, April 2 at 12 pm.
  • Book Tots for children 1 to 2 ½ years (with parent or caregiver) at the Busch Branch Library on Thursdays at 6:30 pm or Fridays at 10:30 am. Book Tots is a short storytime for the very young toddler, and includes stories, rhymes, songs, and a time to play. To register, call 586.755.5750 starting Wednesday, April 2 at 12 pm.
  • Toddler Time for children 2 to 3 years (with parent or caregiver) at the Civic Center Library on Tuesdays at 9:30 am, Tuesdays at 11 am, or Wednesdays at 6:30 pm. Toddler Time includes stories, songs, rhymes, and a craft. To register, call 586.751.0770 starting Wednesday, April 2 at 12 pm.
  • Preschool Storyhour for children 3½ to 5 years, is designed for independent listeners. Stories, songs, rhymes, and a craft will be included.
    • Miller Branch Library on Tuesdays at 6:30 pm. To register, call 586.751.5377 starting Wednesday, April 2 at 9 am.
    • Burnette Branch Library on Wednesdays at 10:30 am.  To register, call 586.758.2115 starting Wednesday, April 2 at 9 am.
    • Civic Center Library on Thursdays at 10:30 am. To register, call 586.751.0770 starting Wednesday, April 2 at 12 pm.

This Spring’s storytime session will run from April 14 — May 17.  Warren residents will be accepted first.  For a complete schedule of storytimes including registration information, click here.

We hope to see you there!

Mar 142014

Yvonne2-5x4Saturday, March 15, 2 pm, Civic Center Library

Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day, storyteller Yvonne Healy will be here to entertain us with Irish tales!

Ms. Healy has been a professional performer for 40 years. She was born in Ireland and grew up in America with Irish language, stories, and culture. She is ranked #1 in the USA for traditional Irish storytelling by the leading cultural authorities in the Republic of Ireland and Canada!

This program will be held in the conference room next to the Civic Center Library. Registration is not required for this program.


Jan 312014

Burnette-Branch-300x118Saturday, February 1, 10 am, Burnette Branch Library

Let’s encourage everyone to use their public library and bring a child to the library! Everyone can make their own bookmark and do a library crossword puzzle and other games.

Stop in between 10 am and 4 pm to take part in these fun activities!

Registration is not required for this drop-in program.

Nov 122013

wyndhamdeborrahMonday, December 16, 6 pm, Civic Center Library

Join us as we get into the holiday spirit by welcoming pianist/composer Deborrah Wyndham. She will perform traditional and popular holiday songs and will share some interesting facts about the songs and their composers.

Ms. Wyndham is a highly acclaimed performer whose style can range from contemporary to classical to jazz and ragtime. You may have seen her on FOX, NBC, or ABC TV!

This program will be held in the conference room next to the Civic Center Library. Registration is required for this program. Please call 586.574.4564 to register.