Sign Language for Infants and Toddlers

Saturday March 28, 2015: 11:00 am to 11:45 am -- Pittsfield Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for babies (6 months - 2 years), with an adult.

Learn to sprinkle family-friendly American Sign Language into songs and play, making signing easy, fun, and successful!

Kathy Brady, Certified Instructor of Signing Smart, presents this program for hearing infants and toddlers. No older siblings, please.

Construct a Catapult

Saturday March 28, 2015: 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm -- Traverwood Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for grades K-5

Explore different ways of building catapults and see how far you can launch mini pom-poms!

GameStart Workshop: Minecraft Modding - Mob Behaviors

Saturday March 28, 2015: 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm -- Downtown Library: Training Center

This event is intended for grades 5-8.

How to train your creeper. Adjust values and behaviors for “mobs” in the game of Minecraft to your liking. You will learn to make the entities of Minecraft act the way you want!

Dancing Babies with Monica Higman

Sunday March 29, 2015: 1:00 pm to 1:40 pm -- Pittsfield Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for babies and preschoolers, up to 5 years.

Monica, a teacher with First Steps Washtenaw, leads a program of music and motion!

GameStart Workshop: Digital Art and Animation

Sunday March 29, 2015: 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm -- Downtown Library: Training Center

This event is intended for grades 3-8.

Bring your first Computer Animation to life! Learn classic techniques developed by the masters of animation. Explore the principles of animation using the game-focused challenges created by the instructors from GameStart.

Painted Fringe Necklaces

Sunday March 29, 2015: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm -- Malletts Creek Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for adults and teens grade 6 and up

Make a statement with an accessory that you'll make your own.

Circle K Homework Help

Sunday March 29, 2015: 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm -- Downtown Library: Youth Story Corner

This event is intended for grades K-12

Need help with homework? Students in grades K-12 can get homework help at AADL, provided by volunteers for the University of Michigan chapter of Circle K. No appointment necessary - just drop by!

Baby Playgroups

Monday March 30, 2015: 10:30 am to 11:30 am -- Downtown Library: Youth Story Corner

This event is intended for babies up to 24 months.

This is a time for babies up to 24 months and their grown-ups to gather and play. The Library will provide the space and a variety of toys.

Each playgroup includes 15 minutes of stories, rhymes and songs followed by open playtime. Parents/guardians must remain with their children.

No older siblings, please.

English as a Second Language Conversation Group

Monday March 30, 2015: 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm -- Pittsfield Branch: Program Room

Washtenaw Literacy's ESL groups focus on speaking and listening skills for adults in an informal, relaxed setting. TOEFL preparation is also available.

Circle K Homework Help

Monday March 30, 2015: 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm -- Downtown Library: Youth Story Corner

This event is intended for grades K-12

Need help with homework? Students in grades K-12 can get homework help at AADL, provided by volunteers for the University of Michigan chapter of Circle K. No appointment necessary - just drop by!