Pinterest Jewelry

Come try your hand at creating beautiful jewelry pieces made from paper! Origami earrings and paper bead bracelets. This program is open to crafters of all ages, crafters under the age of 13 should bring an adult with them. This is a drop-in program; join us anytime from 5:00-7:00 PM.

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Sunrise Two Rivers

Sunrise Two Rivers – a year long project, one photo a day, for a year (221 photos), taken each morning from the Lester Public Library looking at Lake Michigan. From winter, to spring, summer, fall and winter again. Please follow this link to view the set in Flickr: https://flic.kr/s/aHsjTovkA7

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Local History Alive: Industrial Archaeology: The Hamilton Manufacturing Die-Stamp Machine

Daniel Schneider, Graduate Student of Industrial Archaeology, Michigan Technological University, will be discussing the industrial archaeology of the die-stamp machine currently on display at the Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum. The die-stamp machine was used to create wood decorative borders for printing. Through digital slides, artifacts, and letterpress printed interpretive materials Schneider will explore the nature of knowledge that is rooted in tactile experience as well as the transformation of artisan woodworking skills within the context industrialization. He will share the human story, garnered from oral history interviews with former Hamilton employees, of the dexterity and calibration needed to produce intricate decorative patterns with this industrial die-stamp machine.

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Seuss-tastic Reading Challenge

Stop by the Help Desk during the month of March to pick up your Seuss-tastic Reading Challenge sheet. Complete 5 activities in a row to earn a free book. Complete ALL of the activities and earn 2 free books. Open to all readers -birth to 18!

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Join us for our next LPL FLIX!

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Book Bites Book Club Organizational Meeting Tonight

Book Bites – Read about food! This meeting is an organizational meeting to discuss how the club works. Join us -TONIGHT- Tuesday, February 24th, 4:30 PM.Talk about food! Cook food and eat food! Participants will read food-related titles such as chef memoirs or fiction titles that feature food.

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Families with STEAM: 3 Little Pigs – TONIGHT, 6:30 PM

Can you build the perfect, piggy palace strong enough to withstand the Big Bad Wolf? Test your engineering know-how in this fun project for builders of all ages. STEAM nights are family oriented and caregivers are strongly encouraged to attend with their children. No registration required.

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