Monthly Archives: August 2018

  • Bike Week Website

Bike Week Pedal, Picnic & Play

Did you enter for a chance to win one of the bicycles that local businesses - including the library - purchased for the Bike Week drawing? Or maybe you just want to have some fun at the park with your family? Bike Week closes out with a big celebration on Saturday, August 25 in Spring Lake's [...]

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Family Movie: Early Man

Stop by the library on Friday, August 24 at 2pm to catch a free showing of the movie Early Man. It's Stone Age vs. Bronze Age in this claymation film. Early Man is rated PG and has a runtime of 89 minutes.

  • Farmers Market Storytime

Farmers Market Storytime

We would be happy to have you join us for a special, garden-themed storytime on Thursday, August 23. Meet up with us at 10:30am during the Farmers Market in the Harvest Bible Chapel parking lot - just across the street from us. Storytime is recommended for ages 2-6.

  • Bike Week Website

2-Mile Family Bike Ride/Walk/Run

Would you like to go for a bike ride or run or walk around Spring Lake with others in your community? People of all ages are welcome to meet up in the library parking lot on Tuesday, August 21 between 6pm and 6:30pm to start a 2-mile long bike ride/walk/run. This event is a part [...]

  • Large Teddy Bear reading to smaller stuffed animals

Storytime Hiatus

After an amazing summer of storytimes, we will be on storytime hiatus until September 6! Our next preschool storytime will be September 6 and 7 at the regular time of 10:30am. We still have a calendar full of fun programs, so be sure to check our Calendar of Events for dates, times, and more information.

  • Bike Week Website

Bike Week

The library is proud to be a co-sponsor of Bike Week, which is hosted by the Spring Lake DDA along with North Ottawa Community Health System and Mercy Health. What is Bike Week? It's a week-long event starting August 20 and ending August 25 that will feature a variety of activities and programs that are all designed to get you out of [...]

  • LEGO Robotics

LEGO Robotics with Sylvan Learning

Would you like to explore science, technology and engineering with hands-on activities? On Wednesday, August 15 from 2pm to 3:30pm kids ages 7-12 are welcome to learn with the Sylvan Learning Center! LEGO Robotics, Math Edge and Super Structures are a few of the program's activities. Space is limited for this event, so please pre-register [...]

  • Preserving Your Harvest

Preserving Your Harvest

Wouldn't it be wonderful to enjoy the Michigan-grown bounty of summer even in the winter months? This is something you can do by drying, freezing or canning your harvest. Learn which methods of preserving work best for different fruits and vegetables with MSU Extension Food Safety Educator Jane Hart. The program takes place at the library on [...]

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Free Movie: All Quiet on the Western Front

Catch a free showing of "All Quiet on the Western Front" on Wednesday, August 8 at 6pm. This is the first of two WW2 movies that complement the Tri-Cities Historical Museum's "Courage Without Fear" exhibit. The movie has a runtime of 135 minutes. Save the date for the second free screening, "Sergeant York," on September [...]

  • Moxie Strings Concert

Family Concert: The Moxie Strings

On Tuesday, August 7 at 2pm, get ready to dance, clap, and twirl along with Celtic music group The Moxie Strings. All ages are welcome to enjoy this family-friendly concert!