Dec. 3 – 30 | Main Lobby
CDL is proud to partner with United Methodist Retirement Communities (UMRC) to display the creative works of art of its residents. Please visit during December to see the beautiful watercolors, acrylic paintings, and pottery!
Dec. 1-30 | Main Lobby
In the spirit of the season, CDL is partnering with Faith in Action and the Ozone House of Ann Arbor to supply homeless teens and youth with much needed hygiene products. Please drop off full-sized, unopened items in the library lobby.
us as our storytime presenters introduce your child to
the wonderful world of books by reading great stories, singing funny songs, and
making each story come alive through puppets, fingerplays and movement.
Parents/caregivers must remain in library.
In order for all children to participate and have a successful experience, please let us know if your child has any special needs that we can accommodate. Call Jody at 734-475-8732, ext. 212.
When local photographer Ralph Guenther retired, he donated all of his photo negatives to the Chelsea District Library. On the second Wednesday of each month, join librarian Sarah at the Chelsea Senior Center to identify the subjects of Ralph Guenther’s photographs.
is our storytime that emphasizes certain early literacy skills for your child.
We will lay the foundation for reading through letter knowledge (with our
Letter People Puppets!) and vocabulary building (great new books to read
together!). Activities such as group songs, interactive felt board stories, and
our action rhymes, will entertain and educate. Our age-specific
toys, which come out the last 10 minutes, will encourage socialization. Your
child will leave thinking the library is a super fun place, all while learning
pre-reading skills! Parents/caregivers must remain in room with child. In order for all children to participate and have a successful experience, please let us know if your child has any special needs that we can accommodate. Call Jessica at 734-475-8732, ext. 208.
What is Virtual Reality (VR) and why is it rapidly becoming a mainstream technology? Join us to try out our VR equipment: Lenovo Mirage Headsets and Sony Playstation VR, and learn what other types equipment are available to the public. So that all participants have a chance for a hands-on experience, sessions are limited to 8 people.
This month’s dog is Bella!Reading Education Assistance Dogs has been a Chelsea District Library program for over 10 years. Children read books to our friendly therapy dogs who listen carefully to every single word! Research has shown that children can improve their reading skills by reading aloud to non-judgmental listeners. Read five times and get a free book! Sign up for a 10-minute slot today by calling 475-8732, ext. 4.In order for all children to participate and have a successful experience, please let us know if your child has any special needs that we can accommodate. Call Jody at 734-475-8732, ext. 212.