February Events

Come out of the cold and into the library for one of the many interesting, entertaining, and informative programs the Fraser Public Library will be holding this February. Programs include events for children, teens, and adults that are both fun and educational. Some of the programs we offer may interest you or members of your family. Be sure to check our calendar for dates and times or call at 586-293-2055 if you want to suggest an event yourself. Programs this February include:

 

  • Our new weekly Tech-Tuesday. Having trouble with a phone, tablet, or computer come in with the device on Tuesday between 2 pm and 4 pm for a 15 to 30 minute session with a librarian to help you figure it out. We can cover devices, software, or internet and library services. Come with a question about tech you want answered and we will help you figure it out.
  • Teens in grades 7-12 are invited to our annual Unvalentine’s Day Party on February 11th at 6:00pm. We will have lots of games, a craft, and plenty of sweets, all anti-valentine’s day themed! Registration required and begins January 30th. Must give parent contact information upon registration.
  • Join the U of M Herbarium and learn all you can about plants at the UM Natural Science Visit: Plants. From their habitat, to their history, to their medical uses plants are fascinating. Come to the library Saturday February 11th at 2:30 pm and enjoying learning about the science of plant life with an interactive demonstration including plant pressings that you can take home after your done.  Ages 6-11 WITH an adult. There will be museum specimens at this program and adult supervision is required. Registration required and begins January 30.
  • Our Storytimes are back for the Winter with the return of Baby Storytime and two new storytimes this January, Music&Me Storytime and Preschool Storytime. Join use Fridays at 10:30 am for the Preschool Storytime, Mondays at 10:30 for Baby Storytime, and Wednesday the 22nd at 6:00 pm for Sensory Storytime. Call or come in to register.
  • February 7th we will be hosting Cindy Rindt for a Valentines Day Calligraphy and Quilt Making Classes. Come join us at 6:00pm. Registration is required and begins January 30th.
  • Due to out recent building repairs we were unable to hold our annual Christmas White Elephant. In replacement of that event the friends of the library will be putting on a Winter Bazaar February 18th from 10:00am to 3:00pm. Come find something you might like.
  • Children’s Movie and Cocoa. Children are free to come get some hot cocoa and enjoy a nice movie 1:00pm Saturday February 18th.  Registration is required and begins January 30th.
  • On February 23rd  at 6:30pm we are hosting a presentation about the Dodge Brothers. Registered to attend it’s sure to be very interesting.
  • Books on Tap at the Warfield Grille. Come to the Warfield Grille to enjoy our monthly book club on February 21st at 7:00pm. Afterwards stay for for Pub Trivia Night at 8:00 pm.
  • Third Thursday Adult Craft Night our monthly adult craft night is back February 16 at 6:30pm. This time we will be doing adult coloring. This month Jan Dolland comes to help create truffles!
  • Teens are encouraged to be involved with library through the Teen Advisory Board. This months meeting is on February 2nd at 6:00pm.
  • Tween Time for kids ages 8-12 to get involved with the library, dicuss programs that may be relevant to them, and craft. Meeting February 16th at 4:00pm.

Dodge Brothers

John and Horace Dodge were industrious, outspoken, and fun-loving. “Work hard and play hard” could have been their motto! Find out the role that Henry Ford played in their lives. Learn how these machinists went from being parts suppliers to creating an automobile company which at one time was second only to the Ford Motor […]

Children’s Movie and Cocoa

Beat those mid-winter blues with a fun movie and hot cocoa bar! We will be watching Finding Dory. FPL provides some hot cocoa mix and various add-ins to flavor it how you like! Families are welcome to bring blankets and pillows to make a comfy space in the meeting room to enjoy the movie! Registration […]

Mid-Winter Bazaar

Due to building maintenance, we were unable to hold our White Elephant Sale and Silence Auction during the 2016 Christmas Caper. But we were able to try something new! Announcing…our Mid-Winter Bazaar! Come find gently used treasures and put in a bid on a great Silent Auction item! We will have activities downstairs for the […]

Third Thursdays: Valentine Edition

Welcome to Third Thursdays, a Craft Night for Adults! On the third Thursday of every month, we will be crafting away **in the upstairs meeting room**. Join us for a different craft each month! This month is limited to 15 spots so signup is required. This month Jan Dolland will be on hand to teach us […]

Grandpals

This new program is designed for senior and young children (ages 3-6) to learn and grow together and become great companions! Each session will feature time to read, work together, and a craft. Children sign up with Miss Elissa at Fraser Public Library. Seniors sign up at Fraser Senior Center.