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Library Highlights

The Prosocutor’s Office: Why You Should Care

Thursday, Mar. 5
7–8pm | McKune Room
Registration Required
Join the Friends of Restorative Justice of Washtenaw County to learn about the role of prosecutors in the criminal justice system.

Motown Magic

Music & Memories with John E. Lawrence
Sunday, Feb. 23
2–3pm | McKune Room
Registration Required
Motown did more than just change the history of music, it helped shaped the culture of Detroit and of America. Join jazz guitarist John E. Lawrence as he takes a tour down memory lane in this musical retrospective of Motown.

Skynet Junior Scholars

Fridays | 3:30–4:30pm
Jan.31| Feb. 7,21, 28
Mar. 6, 13, 20
Learning Lab

Seven Sessions
Registration Required*

This program will open up the skies to young explorers. Participants will control powerful telescopes and photograph the universe. Click here for full details!

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Chelsea District Library is seeking an energetic, creative, organized, and engaging individual to fill our open Adult Librarian position. Click here for job requirements and application link. Applications accepted through Friday, February 14, 2020 by 5pm.


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Chelsea District Library’s popular winter reading game is back! From Jan. 6–Feb. 28 all ages are welcome to review books on the board on the second floor of the library. Click here for game details and to register.


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The 2020 Washtenaw Read is here! Join the county-wide discussion of Jose Antonio Vargas’s compelling memoir, Dear America: Notes of an Undocumented Citizen. Copies are available for checkout on the second floor.

Feb
17
Mon
Closed for President’s Day @ Chelsea District Library
Feb 17 all-day
Feb
18
Tue
Babytime @ Chelsea District Library at McKune Room
Feb 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am

Play an important and powerful role in shaping the early learning experiences of your child! Babytime is the perfect place to socialize and learn important skills with your baby or toddler. We’ll be singing songs, doing bouncy rhymes, learning some “baby signing” and reading along to fun board books in the first half of this program. In the second half, the toys come out! While the babies play (and learn to share!), caregivers have a chance to socialize and exchange information.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 Edith at 734-475-8732, ext. 213.

Library Board Meeting @ Chelsea District Library at McKune Room
Feb 18 @ 6:45 pm – Feb 18 @ 9:00 pm

The Chelsea District Library Board of Trustees meets the third Tuesday of each month in the library meeting room at 6:45 p.m.

Feb
19
Wed
Preschool Storytime (3-5 yrs) @ Chelsea District Library at KidSpot
Feb 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

Join
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 Stacey at 734-475-8732, ext. 212.

Live in Balance Consulting: Protect Yourself – Bones & Skin @ Chelsea District Library at McKune Room
Feb 19 @ 6:00 pm – Feb 19 @ 7:30 pm

***Non-Library Program*** Protect Yourself – Bones & Skin is part two of a four-part program series from Live in the Balance Consulting. Part three will be Plant Based Nutrition and Power Foods, followed by Stress, Sleep, and Chronic Disease. For move information contact Monica Gobba at monica@liveinbalanceconsulting.com or 313-550-4693.

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