September 2021
Check out the Fall 2021 Newsletter!
Fall Programs Announcement
Programming will be presented both in-person and virtually. Please note the symbols next to each event title: I = In Person at the library and V = Virtual. Programs will be presented in accordance with the current local COVID recommendations and are subject to change.
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Michigan Activity Pass
Michigan Activity Pass allows you to "check out" FREE or discounted admission passes (or other exclusive offers) to hundreds of Michigan state parks, campgrounds, museums, trails, arts & cultural destinations, and more with your library card. Just added: Huron-Clinton Metroparks, including Indian Springs park in White Lake!
In commemoration of the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, the library will have a curated display of photos and informational posters from the 9/11 Memorial & Museum about 9/11. These displays will be found throughout the library. To learn more about this display, you can visit the website
Check out our upcoming Special Programs!

Register today for these virtual events!
Thursday, September 2, 2021  6:30 - 7:30 PM

Join Master gardener Lori Smith as she talks about: Clean up, what to plant for next year, how to clear a spot for a garden bed, getting your soil tested and preparing your tools for next year.
(Grades K - 5 with caregiver)
Saturday, September 11, 2021, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

You are cordially invited to the Mad Hatter's totally fun and totally crazy tea party! We'll play games, eat snacks, and make crafts inspired by Wonderland while surrounded by magical decorations. Wear your silliest hat to prepare to go down the rabbit hole!
Fall Storytimes (V & I)

Join us for our family storytimes this fall! We will be offering both in person and virtual options, for a variety of age groups.

Preschool Storytime (Ages 3 - 5) Tuesdays, 1:30 - 2 pm
Join Miss Stephanie for stories, songs, crafts, and more!
Session 1: September 14 - October 26

Family Storytime (All ages with caregiver) Wednesdays, 10:30 - 11:15 am
Gather your family to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun.
Session 1: September 15 - October 27

Sunset Storytime (All ages with a caregiver) Thursdays, 6:30 - 7 pm
Join us for monthly themed evening storytimes that are fun for the whole family! 
September 30: Pajama Party

Please register for Virtual OR In Person!
Cheaper by the Dozen by Frank Gilbreth
Monday, September 13, 6:30 - 7:30 PM

Adults of all ages are invited to join this group! Read the librarian’s pick of the month and join us for a lively conversation.

This Tender Land by William Kent Krueger
Thursday, September 16, 10:30 - 11:30 AM

Readers 50 and up are invited to join the Dublin Community Senior Center group for an in person book club meeting.
Lego Challenge Competition (V & I)
(Grades preK - 5)
Saturday, September 18, 2021, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Take the LEGO Challenge! What can you do with a bag of random bricks? Participants will have one hour to complete a design using all of the bricks in the bag and vote on their favorites in the PreK - 2nd and 3rd - 5th grade categories. No voting for yourself! Winners will receive a LEGO minifigure!

Space is limited, please only register for Virtual OR In Person!
Thursday, September 23, 2021,  6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Experience the iconic car styles of Detroit during the past sixty years through the eyes of their designers. Feel the excitement of designing for the future, the impact of incorporating trends and technologies, and the responsibility of creating comfortable and efficient vehicles. Presented by trained DIA volunteers. Exhibit at the DIA runs till Jan 9, 2022.
(All Ages with caregiver)
Saturday, September 25, 2021, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Mad Science of Detroit will be here to wow us with the wonders of science by defying gravity, experimenting with the sounds of didgeridoo tubes, and creating a foam explosion. You don’t want to miss this entertaining, educational, and exciting event!
Game On! (I)
(Grades 6-12)
Monday, September 27, 2021 6:30 - 7:30 PM

Ready to get your game on? Join other teens in the area for Mario Kart and Just Dance tournaments. Who will be the best racer or dancer? Prizes for the top competitor! Controllers will be provided.
The Fall newsletter will be delivered to your U.S. mailbox around Labor Day!