Family Programs

All Willard Library programs are free with a valid Willard Library card
 

Traveling through Time with Sandy Carlson

Travel back in time to Victorian Michigan with Sandy Carlson, author of historical fiction and fantasy novels for children.  Learn and play Victorian games, see how children in Victorian Michigan would have lived, and participate in a sing-along.

Thursday, March 26
6:30 p.m.
Willard Library Meeting Room

 

Puppetry, Poetry, Music, and More with Kevin Kammeraad

Two artists, a cast of puppets, a variety of vignettes, a suitcase of songs, and a bundle of energy, enjoy this all ages, interactive program with Kevin Kammeraad.

Thursday, April 2
6:30 p.m.
Miller Stone Building

   

Super Hero Spring Break Movie: Big Hero 6

The movie, Big Hero 6, features a special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax and prodigy Hiro Hamada. They team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes. Bring a small snack and enjoy this award-winning movie.

Monday, April 6
11:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m., and 6:30 p.m.
Willard Library Meeting Room 


 

1, 2, 3 Count with Me

Toddlers can learn about math in this playgroup, which is a collaboration with the Early Childhood Connections. Children will explore measurements; sorting by size and shape; counting and ordering; graphs and charts; and patterns. Toddlers will try new math activities with the support of an adult. Also, youngsters will have a chance to learn how to play and interact with other children while becoming comfortable with Willard Library.

Thursdays, April 16, 23, and 30
6:00 p.m.
Willard Library Meeting Room

   

Paws to Read to Sasha

Take a turn reading to Sasha, the gentle black Labrador. Drop in anytime and check in with the Children's Room desk staff.
Thursday, April 16
5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Willard Library Meeting Room