Northville District Library

Monday - Thursday: 10am - 9pm
Friday - Saturday: 10am - 5pm
Closed Sundays for Summer
Phone: 248-349-3020

Youth Summer Reading Storytimes and Activities

* Important Tips for Attending Storytimes & Activities *

  • Youth summer reading program storytimes and activities are intended for Northville residents and recommended for babies through kids entering 5th grade.
  • Due to space limitations, summer library activities cannot accommodate special groups.
  • Certain activities require Free Tickets available ten minutes prior to daily events at the Information Desk. Expect a waiting line for tickets and please understand shows may “sell out.”
  • Tickets may not be reserved in advance. A maximum of four tickets per person.
  • “Drop In” activities do not require a ticket.
  • Tween programs are exclusively for kids ages 9 – 12. Registration is required for Tween events. Call or sign-up at the Information Desk per registration dates.

Drop-In Summer Storytimes

 

Fridays: June 20, 27 & July 11, 18, 25
10:30 am – 11:00 am

Summer storytimes are fun for all ages! No registration or ticket required, just drop in! Due to space limitations, summer library activities cannot accommodate special groups. (The full schedule of library storytimes resumes in September. Fall season storytime schedules available in August).

Tween Event: Minute-To-Win-It @ The Library!

minute-to-win-itWednesday, July 16 > 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm > FULL
Registration begins: July 1 (Limit 30 attendees)

Just for Tweens ages 9 – 12. Compete for prizes in a series of 60-second challenges based on the popular NBC TV game show. Due to space limitations, summer library activities cannot accommodate special groups. www.nbc.com/minute-to-win-it

Drop-In Creative Crafts

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Children of all ages “drop in” to make a variety of creative crafts in the Library’s meeting room. Different craft projects featured for each program. No ticket required. Due to space limitations, summer library activities cannot accommodate special groups.

  • Fun Fish Aquarium Dioramas Thursday, July 17 > 2 – 3:00 pm
  • Cool Paper Fans Tuesday, August 5 > 11 am – 12 pm

LollaPalooza Puppets Presents: The Frog Prince

FrogPrinceticketTuesday, July 29 > 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Enjoy this delightful fairy tale puppet show performed by LollaPalooza Puppets. All ages welcome. Due to space limitations, summer library activities cannot accommodate special groups. 100 free tickets available at the Information Desk 10 minutes prior to the program. Tickets not available in advance. lollapaloozapuppets.webs.com

Tween Event: Cirque Amongus Circus Skills Workshop

CircqueAmongusCircusSkillsWednesday, July 30 > 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm < FULL
Registration begins: July 1 (Limit 30 attendees)

Just for Tweens ages 9 – 12. Learn a wide variety of fun circus skills with this fantastic Cirque Amongus workshop! Due to space limitations, summer library activities cannot accommodate special groups. www.cirqueamongus.com