Lansing Public Library

Upcoming Programs & Events

All events are open to the public.
Please consult event description for registration requirements.
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Lansing Public Library
Monday, May. 29
The library is closed for Memorial Day.
No phone service, no online chat service today.
Youth Programs & Events
Monday, May. 29, All month!
[Preschool]
Children’s Circulation Desk
Reading is incredibly important for developing language and vocabulary in young children. 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten is a campaign to encourage children and parents to share 1,000 books before kids enter kindergarten. Come to the desk to get your record sheet and start reading! Every 100 books earns you a prize in addition to the big prize at the end of all 1,000!
No sign-up required.
 
Community Room (Lower Level)
Tuesday, May. 30, 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Canceled due to a family emergency.
Community Room (Lower Level)
Wednesday, May. 31, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Come express yourself at one of the best-kept secrets of our active adult/senior programming! On the last Wednesday of each month, this group will meet at the Lansing Public Library as a friendly discussion group. Meet other local community members and engage in friendly discussions about current events. Stay in touch with the ‘cutting edge’ and be part of stimulating conversation! Light refreshments will be provided.

Meets in the Community Room
Brick Room (Lower Level by the Stairs)
Thursday, Jun. 1, 6:30 p.m.
Book discussions are open to anyone who wants to participate. Books are available at the Circulation Desk one month before each discussion.
Discuss:
Shortest Way Home by Juliette Fay
Meets in the Brick Room.
 
 
Book Sale Room (Lower Level by the Stairs)
Friday, Jun. 2, 6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m. during the Block Party
Members only 9-10, open to the public 10-1
Memberships available at the door.

*Fill-A-Bag sales are in January, May & September (subject to change, always check the calendar!)
Lansing Public Library
Friday, Jun. 2, 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Special hours today, come back for the Block Party from 6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.!
Lansing Public Library
Friday, Jun. 2, 6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Join us for our kick-off to Summer Reading!

Open for regular libary business 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Block Party 6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Youth Programs & Events
Friday, Jun. 2, 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Stop by the Youth Table at the Block Party on Friday, June 2 from 6:00-8:30 to get information about our brand new Summer Reading Program!
 
Community Room (Lower Level)
Saturday, Jun. 3, 10:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Age 18 & up. 
New writers are always welcome.
Saturdays: June 3 & 17, July 1 & 15 and August 5 & 19
Meets in the Community Room.
Lansing Public Library
Monday, Jun. 5, June 5-August 5 during library hours
June 5 - August 5, 2017
[All Ages]
It’s time for the 5th Annual MultiLibrary Geocaching Competition!  Beginning Monday, June 5th, Library patrons will be invited to use clues and geographic coordinates to find hidden geocaches at participating area libraries. For each cache you find at a participating library, you earn a prize drawing ticket for a chance to win a $25 VISA Gift Card. 
To be eligible for the prize drawing, your library card must be in good standing. All ages welcome! Register and obtain your official clue card at the Information Desk starting June 5th. The competition ends Saturday, August 5th, so let the adventure begin!
Youth Programs & Events
Monday, Jun. 5, All month!
[Preschool]
Children’s Circulation Desk
Reading is incredibly important for developing language and vocabulary in young children. 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten is a campaign to encourage children and parents to share 1,000 books before kids enter kindergarten. Come to the desk to get your record sheet and start reading! Every 100 books earns you a prize in addition to the big prize at the end of all 1,000!
No sign-up required.
 
Youth Programs & Events
Monday, Jun. 5, All month!
Month of June
Stop in through the month of June to see if you have what it takes to find Waldo as he travels around the Youth section of the Library!
 
Adult Programs & Events
Monday, Jun. 5
The Adult Summer Reading theme is “Reading by Design”. 
This event begins June 5 – July 24, 2016.
How do you register for the summer reading event?
  1. Stop by the Info Desk, pick up your reading log.
  2. Choose a title from the reading jar.
  3. After you read the book. Bring your reading log to the Info Desk.
  4. You will receive a small gift and a raffle ticket for a chance to win a Reading By Design tote bag.
  5. Choose another title from the reading jar.
This event is open to anyone 18 and older.
Winners for the tote bag will be announced on July 28, 2017.
 
Celebrate the end of summer reading at the Ice Cream Social for all participants on
Thursday July 27 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

 
Teen Room (Lower Level)
Monday, Jun. 5, All month! 9:00 a.m.-30 minutes before closing.
Our new teen space will be open all summer long for students going into 6th-12th grade.  You can stop by anytime to chat with your friends, play video games or watch movies.  There will be no formal Teen Movie Days this summer as the room will be open.  All Teen Space activities must end thirty minutes before closing.
 
Library Upper Level
Monday, Jun. 5, 9:30 a.m.
The Lansing Business Women’s Association is cutting and sorting coupons for our military families overseas. The coupons can be used 6 months past the expiration date at their commissary.
Join us on the first Monday of every month upstairs at the Lansing Public Library at 9:30 a.m. or 6:00 p.m. bring your scissors and any coupons you may have
Youth Programs & Events
Monday, Jun. 5, 10:30 a.m.
Eight week session starting the week of June 5 and ending the week of July 24.
No sign-up required
Baby Storytime (Birth – 24 mos.): Mondays at 10:30 & 11:30
 
Youth Programs & Events
Monday, Jun. 5, 11:30 a.m.
Eight week session starting the week of June 5 and ending the week of July 24.
No sign-up required
Baby Storytime (Birth – 24 mos.): Mondays at 10:30 & 11:30
 
Library Upper Level
Monday, Jun. 5, 6:00 p.m.
The Lansing Business Women’s Association is cutting and sorting coupons for our military families overseas. The coupons can be used 6 months past the expiration date at their commissary.
Join us on the first Monday of every month upstairs at the Lansing Public Library at 9:30 a.m. or 6:00 p.m. bring your scissors and any coupons you may have
Community Room (Lower Level)
Tuesday, Jun. 6, 2:00 p.m.
[All Ages, 18 and under]
Community Room
Sponsored by the Friends of the Library
Beat the heat for a couple hours and come by to watch a movie.  Titles will be posted in the library.  Popcorn will be provided.
No sign-up required.
Meets in the Community Room on June 6, 13, 20, & 27 and

July 11, 18, & 25 (Library closed on July 4)
  Sponsored by Friends of Lansing Library.