Livability at Eastern Branch

The Eastern Branch will host programs on the 2nd and 4th Monday of the month for all ages and abilities. The library will provide the supplies for crafts, activities and games.
This program is intended for special needs adults and their caregivers, but all are welcome!

To register, call 517-788-4074

Craft Buffet

Help us clean-up leftover craft supplies as the Brooklyn Branch prepares for a renovation and expansion project! Crafts will be available on a first come, first serve basis, while supplies last.

Pine Cone Owls

Whoooo says November is just for turkeys? Make a different kind of feathered friend with this adorable pine cone owl! All materials will be provided but registration is required. Call the Brooklyn Branch at 517-905-1369 to save your spot.

Ages 5-12

No-Carve Pumpkin Decorating Contest

Come show off your pumpkin decorating skills! You can paint, glue, bedazzle, and bedeck your pumpkin however you wish, as long as it isn’t carved!
Real or artificial pumpkins are equally welcome.
Bring your decorated pumpkin to the Meijer Branch between October 25-30. Winners will be chosen on October 31!
All ages are welcome!

Pumpkin Painting at Carnegie

Families are invited to join us at Carnegie for an afternoon of pumpkin painting fun! Children 17 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult for the entire event.

Each child will receive one small pumpkin to paint and decorate. Feel free to bring your own pumpkins as well!

Call 517-788-4087 to register.

Marbled Mini Pumpkins

Let’s make the fall even more colorful with marbled mini pumpkins! We’ll provide the materials and you’ll bring the creativity to make the most colorful pumpkins fall has ever seen.

Space and supplies are limited, please call the Brooklyn Branch at 517-905-1369 to register.

Livability at Carnegie

The Carnegie Library invites adults with special needs to join us twice a month for crafts and game time in the auditorium.


  • September 11 & 25
  • October 9 & 23
  • November 13 & 27

Palette Knife Painting

Calling all young artists! Let your creativity shine as we explore color mixing and abstract art with palette knife painting. We’ll use acrylic paint, palette knives and canvases to create a piece of art as unique as you!

Supplies and space are limited, please call the Brooklyn Branch at 517-905-1369 to save your spot.

T-Shirt Necklaces

Waste not, want not! Transform a tired t-shirt into a cool necklace.

Please call the Summit Branch at 517-783-4030 to save your spot!

Livability All Ages Storytime

Join us on the 2nd Saturday of the month for storytime with science and art activities for individuals of all ages with a diagnosis of SXI, CI, ASD, and speech and language impaired.

Wheelchair accessible

Please note, this is not a drop-off program.