All programs sponsored by the Friends of Benzie Shores District Library
Circle Time : Mondays from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Infants and toddlers and their parents/caregivers will have fun rhyming and moving with Miss Char. With a focus on repetition, children build their repertoire each week of rhymes, both old and new.
After School Programs : Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Programs, activities, homework help, and more. Intended for grades 5-12.
Fun Fridays : Fridays from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
The library will be a little more lively on Friday mornings as we begin "Fun Fridays." The 1st 4 Fridays are hosted by Mary Ann from M.O.B.B.I. (Movement Oriented Brain Body Integration). October 30th is offered by Barb Skurdall and will build body awareness and introduce tennis to the group. This program is designed for ages 2 to 5; however, all are welcome.
Coloring for Grown-ups : Fridays from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Come to the library and enjoy a stress-free hour of coloring. All materials provided.
Tech Tuesdays : Tuesdays from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
A library staff member will be available to help you with your library related technology issues. Learn how to download ebooks, and audiobooks to your personal device. Learn how to search the library's digitized newspaper collection. Non-library related tech issues will be addressed as time allows.
National Novel Writing Month Kick-off : Thursday, October 22nd at 7:00 p.m..
Local author Sean McKenzie will talk about the creative process and fitting writing into a busy life. This event is a kick-off for National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo). Visit https://nanowrimo.org for more information. Then, on Wednesdays in November from 1 to 3 p.m., the library will provide a quiet work space for novelists participating in National Novel Writing Month.
Breakfast Book Share : Wednesday, October 21st from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Bring your own coffee or tea and talk about books. Share what you have read recently and find out what fellow community members have been reading. This is a great way to discover new books!
Spanish Conversation Group : Tuesday, October 27th at 7:00 p.m.
Join us for an evening of conversation in Spanish. Practice your language skills and meet other Spanish speakers.