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Paper Plate Apple Tree – Youth Take and Make

Hackley Public Library MI

Fall leaves are orange, apples are red, if you don’t have an orchard, make one instead! Pick up this adorable apple tree craft, apples included! Kits available at Hackley Library starting Sept 7, while supplies last. Free.

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Cork Board Apple – Teen Take and Make

Hackley Public Library MI

Weave your own apple with a cute cork board craft! Kits are available to pick up from Hackley Library, while supplies last. Free.

Free

Depot to Depot: Self Guided Fall Color Tour and Contest

Muskegon County MI

Visit Muskegon presents the 17th Annual “Depot to Depot Fall Color Tour” This October we invite you to celebrate the vibrant colors of our woods, dunes and water...and win prizes! Take your car or bike on this self-guided color tour; stretching from the Muskegon South Pierhead Light to the White River Light Station. Wind your […]

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Preschool Story Time with Hackley Library

Hackley Public Library MI

Join Hackley Library for stories, songs, and movement activities as we teach early literacy skills! When the weather permits, we will meet outside on the lawn of the Torrent House. Otherwise, we will meet inside, with masks preferred. Free to enjoy.

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Board Game Saturday

Muskegon Area District Library - Dalton Branch MI

Do you love games? We do, too. Challenge your family and friends and maybe you'll walk out with a prize. Ages 5-13. Call 231-828-4188 to register.

Free

Viking Rune Stone – Youth Take and Make

Hackley Public Library MI

Celebrate Leif Erikson day with this clay craft. You can even etch something in “Norse” code! Viking runic alphabet included. Kits will be available beginning October 4, while supplies last. Free.

Free

Live at the Library: Just Us

Muskegon Area District Library-North Muskegon Branch MI

The vocal sextet, Just Us, will provide a treat for your ears and your soul with beautiful melodies, sweet harmony, and a heavenly blend of voices. Light refreshments provided.

Free

Death of a Gangster – A 1920s Mafia Marriage Murder Mystery

Muskegon Area District Library - Muskegon Township Branch MI

Will you be the life of the party? The partygoer to catch the murderer? Join us for an interactive Murder Mystery Party presented by The Murder Mystery Company of Grand Rapids! Join the Dunn family for the mafia wedding of the century! Don your best 1920's wedding attire for the Don and his goons. This […]

Free

Dino Dig Fossil Kit – Youth Take and Make

Hackley Public Library MI

Can you dig it? Unearth a blast from the past and discover a dinosaur! Kits will be available from Hackley Library beginning October 11, while supplies last. Free.

Free

Teen Game Night

Muskegon Area District Library - Norton Shores Branch MI

Board games and video games - take turns playing both. Ages 11-18. Register for an event reminder on the madl.org calendar.

Free

Norton Shores Fire Prevention Parade

MI

The Norton Shores Fire Prevention Parade will start on Broadway at 5:30pm on Tuesday, October 12. The parade will travel along Norton Shores streets ending at Mona Shores High School around 7:00pm with a display of the city service vehicles. Drive through the parking lot and view service vehicles from Norton Shores Fire, Police, Public […]

Best Laid Plans – An Old Hollywood Whodunnit Murder Mystery

Muskegon Area District Library - Ravenna Branch MI

Will you be the life of the party? The partygoer to catch the murderer? Join us for an interactive Murder Mystery Party presented by The Murder Mystery Company of Grand Rapids! Come to the quintessential whodunnit thriller at the estate of Sir Warren Peace and get thrown into a night of mystery, intrigue, and murder […]

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Pigeon Hill Brewing Company Tour

The Brewer's Lounge At Pigeon Hill MI

Hackley Library’s previous Pigeon Hill Brewing Tour was so popular that we are offering a second program! Join us Thursday, October 14 at 6 PM to learn everything about beer at Pigeon Hill Brewing Company. We will start with a private tour of the production facility to see the brew system, tanks, and canning line […]

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Pony Bead Pumpkins – Teen Take and Make

Hackley Public Library MI

Pick a perfect pumpkin with this fun seasonal craft! Kits will be available from Hackley Library October 18 – 30, while supplies last. Free.

Free

Knitting with Tina: Dishcloth

Muskegon Area District Library - Montague Branch MI

Join Tina Ramthun for a beginner knitting course. In this informal and fun class, learn to make Grandma's favorite dishcloth. Supplies needed include 95-120 yards worsted weight cotton yarn (any color; 1 ball Lily's Sugar and Cream recommended) and knitting needles (side US7-8 straight or circular needles recommended). Some supplies will be available, but you […]

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Teen Dragon Eggs

Muskegon Area District Library-North Muskegon Branch MI

Make a brilliant dragon egg that will be the envy of everyone in the land. We'll show you how using a few simple items and thumb tacks. Ages 11-18. Registration required on the madl.org calendar.

Free

Music Play Patrol

MI

Sing-a-long with Mr. Frank as he teaches us about instruments, music, sounds, and more. Perfect for classrooms to join. Registration required on the madl.org calendar. A Zoom link will be emailed to you before the program.

Free

MADL Thursday Night Music Club presents Legal Rehab

Muskegon Area District Library - Norton Shores Branch MI

FREE CONCERT! This locally based trio shares beautiful acoustic music with an impressive mix of classic pop, folk and rock.

Free

Ghost Hunting at HPL – with the Great Lakes Ghost Hunters

Hackley Public Library - Virtual Event MI

Great Lakes Ghost Hunters of Michigan will present the findings of their June 12, 2021 investigation at Hackley Public Library and Torrent House! Team members will show and explain the technology they used during their visit, show video footage of their investigation, and then set aside some time at the end to answer any questions. […]

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Lego Building Day!

Hackley Public Library MI

Decorate the tops of Hackley Library's bookshelves by building some awesome LEGO creations! We’ll provide the bricks – all you need to bring is your imagination! All ages are welcome to enjoy. Free.

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LEGO WeDo 101

Hackley Public Library MI

This in-person program is a good opportunity to get hands on with robots, coding, and LEGOs! It works best for 2nd grade students and up. Younger children will need adult assistance. This Hackley Library program is open to six families — each family will share a kit. Call 231-722-8014 to register! Free.

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Glowing Potions

Muskegon Area District Library - Norton Shores Branch MI

Make your own glowing potion bottle. Ages 6-12. Registration required on the madl.org calendar.

Free

Trunk or Treat

Muskegon County Fairgrounds MI

Muskegon 4-H & JCI Greater Muskegon invites the Muskegon County community to join them at a community Trunk or Treat to be held at the Muskegon County Fairgrounds on Wednesday, Oct. 27th at 6- 7:30 PM. 4-H clubs and members of the young professional group JCI Greater Muskegon will be setting up their cars in […]

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Midnight at the Masquerade Murder Mystery

Muskegon Area District Library - Norton Shores Branch MI

Will you be the life of the party? The partygoer to catch the murderer? Join us for an interactive Murder Mystery Party presented by The Murder Mystery Company of Grand Rapids! Attend the Billionaires’ Club Annual Masquerade Ball and get this soiree back on track by solving the crime before the masked menace gets away! […]

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Día de los Muertos – Celebrating the Day of the Dead

Hackley Public Library MI

Experience the celebration of Día de los Muertos during this drop in program at Hackley Library! We’ll learn about this Mexican-American holiday with activities, take home craft kits, and a storybook read. In partnership with Latinos Working for the Future, will also host a Día de los Muertos Dress Contest. Prizes will be awarded to […]

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