Lowry’s Little Flock Farm

Come meet alpacas Bruno, Gandy, Tom Tom, Betty and their baby friends!

This program is located in the park next to the Spring Arbor Police and Fire Station

Book Tasting

Come taste some books at the Summit Branch! Get ideas about what to read next and share your favorite books with others.
Prizes and refreshments!

For more information, call the Summit Branch at 517-788-4030

Wild About Mushrooms with Chef Brad

Join Chef Brad and learn more about Michigan’s marvelous mushrooms! Free samples! Please call the Summit Branch at 517-783-4030 to save your spot. All ages welcome.

Bar Trivia at Grand River Brewery

Join Jackson District Library for a fun night of bar trivia! Gather a team and try your hand at 10 rounds of questions, with prizes going home with the top team.

Fall Dates: September 26, October 31, November 21

Questions? Contact Adult Services at 517-788-4087 x1339 or adultservices@myjdl.com

Gingerbread House Contest

The Meijer Branch is hosting a Gingerbread House competition! There will be separate divisions for children, teens, and adults with prizes for the winners. Houses will be judged on craftsmanship and creativity.

Drop off your entry from Saturday, December 15th through Thursday, December 20th. Entries will be judged and the winner announced on Friday, December 21st. Please limit your Gingerbread House to a maximum footprint of 12″ x 18″. One entry per person, please.

For more information, please call the Meijer Branch at (517) 788-4480.

This is an All Ages contest.


Incognito Contest at the Spring Arbor Branch

Stop into the Spring Arbor Branch in your hat and/or mask! Enter to win the Incognito Contest prize for best disguise! Have your picture taken to enter the drawing.

All Ages Welcome! Call the Spring Arbor Branch at (517) 750-2030 for more information.

Ornament Contest

Create your own handmade Christmas Ornament to hang on our tree! Ornaments should be no bigger than 5″. Can be made by any material.

1 entry per patron. All ages welcome to enter. Judging will take place on December 20th. Prizes aware for children, teen, and adult entries.

Ornaments can be dropped off during branch’s open hours:

Monday 10 am – 7 pm
Tuesday closed
Wednesday 10 am – 7 pm
Thursday closed
Friday 10 am – 6 pm
Saturday 10 am – 2 pm
Sunday closed



Matinee Movie Fun

Come in and relax before the Holiday! 

All ages welcome. Snacks will be provided!

4th Annual Scarecrow Contest

Create your own scarecrow to decorate the Springport Village Main Street!

Registration and T-post pickups begin Monday, October 15. Bring in your entry when completed to be put on Main St. light posts.

scarecrow-clip-art-1568634 entries due by Monday, October 29th. Prizes given for ages under 12 as well as over 12. For more information, call the Springport Branch at (517) 905-1459. Branch must be visited during open hours.

Intended for all ages.