Apr
21
Wed
Q&A With a College Counselor Panel Discussion @ Chelsea District Library at Zoom
Apr 21 @ 7:00 pm – Apr 21 @ 8:30 pm

Join us for a panel discussion about the college experience.  We'll have admissions counselors from Eastern Michigan University, Michigan Technological University, University of Michigan, Adrian College, and Grand Valley State University via Zoom to talk about all aspects of the college experience, from choosing the right school for you to choosing the right roommate.

Apr
22
Thu
Wildflower Seed Bomb Kits @ Chelsea District Library
Apr 22 all-day

In honor of Earth Day, pick up a kit to make wildflower seed bombs and spread flowers in our community! These kits are made with seeds from wildflowers native to our region. All you need to add is water! Kits will be available to pick up from a table outside the main library doors from 10am-6pm, as long as supplies last. Please limit two per household. Special thanks to The Garden Mill for helping us source native seeds and the proper dirt and compost, Vandenberg Horticulture in Howell, MI for donating the dirt, and Michigan Wildflower Farm in Portland, MI for special pricing on the seeds!

NEW DATE! That Thursday Thing!: Pamper a Shelter Pet @ Chelsea District Library
Apr 22 @ 7:00 pm – Apr 22 @ 8:00 pm

Do you miss volunteering with YSG?  Want to do something fun that will benefit the Chelsea community?  Join us for this Virtual That Thursday Thing event when we will make blankets and toys for the dogs and cats at the Mikey & Me rescue here in Chelsea.  Pick up a kit with supplies, and drop off your finished products at the library to be donated.

Dog Tax: In photo, Stacey's shelter pet, Tali.

Apr
24
Sat
Midwest Literary Walk @ Chelsea District Library
Apr 24 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

CDL is proud to bring one of its favorite annual events, Midwest Literary Walk, directly to your home! Tune in to hear from three award-winning authors: New York Times bestselling young adult author, Laurie Halse Anderson (Speak & Shout), critically-acclaimed author Azar Nafisi (Reading Lolita in Tehran & That Other World), and National Book Award finalist, Ross Gay (The Book of Delights & Be Holding). Anderson, Nafisi, and Gay will each interview with long-standing Lit Walk partner Rich Fahle, before engaging in a live Q&A session with the audience. Register to attend the Lit Walk here.

1:00pm | Laurie Halse Anderson2:30pm | Ross Gay4:00pm | Azar Nafisi

May
6
Thu
That Thursday Thing!: Suminigashi on Silk @ Chelsea District Library at Zoom
May 6 @ 7:00 pm – May 6 @ 8:00 pm

Suminigashi is the Japanese art of painting marbled designs on paper and fabric.  Join us to learn how, and grab a kit to make a small silk handkerchief in this style.

More details on the art are available here: https://suminagashi.com/