Preschool ArtStart

Monday August 3, 2015: 10:00 am to 10:30 am -- Pittsfield Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for ages 2-5, siblings welcome

Preschoolers can make art too! Join us for fun crafts for children ages 2 to 5 years, accompanied by an adult. Siblings are welcome.

Silly Sock Monsters

Tuesday August 4, 2015: 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm -- Malletts Creek Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for adults, teens, and children grade 2 and up.

Make a goofy monster friend, as featured in "Never Been Stitched" by Amanda Carestio!

Nature Walk @ Furstenburg Nature Area

Thursday August 6, 2015: 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm -- Furstenburg Nature Area

This event is intended for adults, teens, and children grades K and up.

Join staff members of AADL and the City of Ann Arbor’s Natural Area Preservation for an informative nature walk in the beautiful 38-acre Furstenburg Nature Area.

Furstenburg Nature Area encompasses a wide variety of natural landscapes, including wetlands, woodlands, prairie, and oak savannah, and is connected to Gallup Park on the east side.

Dress comfortably and appropriately for the weather. Meet in the parking lot off of Fuller Road across from Huron High School.

Venerable Van Gogh

Wednesday August 12, 2015: 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm -- Malletts Creek Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for grades 3-8

Learn about the late 19th century Post-Impressionist work of the amazing Vincent Van Gogh and about the fantastic brush strokes he used to create his famous pieces.

Then, create a self-portrait of your own in the style of Van Gogh!

Sensation Stations

Thursday August 13, 2015: 10:30 am to 11:30 am -- Pittsfield Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for ages 18 months-3 years

Drop in for sensory fun!

Young children can engage their senses by scooping, pouring, shaking and sorting a variety of materials, and will learn about colors, shapes, textures and sounds!

Fun with Friends Storytime

Monday August 17, 2015: 1:00 pm to 1:30 pm -- Downtown Library: Multi-Purpose Room

This event is intended for ages 2 - 5 years

Elizabeth Pearce and Kayla Coughlin present stories about friendship! Bring your own stuffed animal friend to join in the fun.

Cirque Amongus!

Sunday August 23, 2015: 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm -- Downtown Library: Multi-Purpose Room

This event is intended for grades K - 5

Come one, come all to an amazing performance by Cirque Amongus, featuring circus skills, comedy, and audience participation! Their display of teamwork and perseverance is guaranteed to amaze and delight!

There will be two performances, one at 1 pm and one at 3 pm.

Cirque Amongus!

Sunday August 23, 2015: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm -- Downtown Library: Multi-Purpose Room

This event is intended for children in grades K-5.

Come one, come all to an amazing performance by Cirque Amongus, featuring circus skills, comedy, and audience participation! Their display of teamwork and perseverance is guaranteed to amaze and delight!

There will be two perfomances, one at 1 pm and one at 3 pm.

Preschool ArtStart

Monday August 31, 2015: 10:00 am to 10:30 am -- Pittsfield Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for ages 2-5, siblings welcome

Preschoolers can make art too! Join us for fun crafts for children ages 2 to 5 years, accompanied by an adult. Siblings are welcome.