Blood Drive

Join us for a blood drive at the Meijer Branch on June 20 from 10 AM – 1:30 PM. Appointments are preferred, however walk-ins are accepted.

Sign up for an appointment here.

Everyone ages 21+ who attempts to donate blood will be entered into a drawing to win a cruise*!

This event is presented by Versiti Blood Center of Michigan. For eligibility guidelines and blood donation FAQs, click here.

*Drawing is sponsored by Versiti, Inc. Find official rules here.

Cyanotype Printing

Learn how to create cyanotype prints on paper and a canvas tote bag at the Meijer Branch!

Cyanotype prints or “sun prints” use the sun to create stunning blue and white silhouette images. All supplies will be provided, though if you have a special object that you would like to make a print of, feel free to bring it with you!

Intended for adults. Call 517-788-4480 to register.

Craft Supply Swap

Join us for a craft supply swap at the Meijer Branch! Clear out your cubbies, closets, and stashes of those unwanted craft supplies, and take home something you’ll actually use.

Drop-off Times: July 14-19 during open hours and July 20 from 9-10 AM
Swap Time: July 20 from 10 AM-4 PM

National Parks Storytime

Join us at the Meijer Branch for a special storytime about our National Parks! We’ll read stories, sing songs, and make a National Parks themed craft together.

Intended for ages 3-6. No registration required.

Nintendo Night

The Meijer Branch invites patrons of all ages and skill levels to enjoy an evening of gaming!

Two Nintendo Switches will be provided; one for competitive games like Smash Bros. and one for casual games like Mario Kart. If there are any special requests for games, please contact the Meijer Branch at 517-788-4480 and we’ll do our best to accommodate.

This program will take place on the third Thursday of the month from 5-7 PM. No registration required.

Birds of Prey: A Bird’s Eye View

Join us to discover birds of prey, including hawks, owls and falcons from the Outdoor Discovery Center! You’ll get to see the birds up close and learn about their habitat, as well as explore hands-on artifacts including skulls, feathers, pelts, and talons.

Families are welcome. No registration required.

Dates and Locations:

  • Brooklyn Branch: June 13, 11:30 AM
  • Summit Branch (held at Vandercook Lake Lions Club): June 13, 2 PM
  • Eastern Branch: June 27, 11 AM
  • Meijer Branch: July 26, 11 AM
  • Carnegie Library: July 26, 1:30 PM
  • Parma Branch (held at the Parma Masonic Lodge): July 26, 4 PM

This event is part of Summer Discover programming.

Kaboomistry

Michigan Science Center presents Kaboomistry!

Why do things explode? Kids can learn about the relationships between pressure, temperature, and fuel to explain why things go KA-BOOM! We’ll mix physics and chemistry to get some loud, flashy effects!

No registration required.

Dates and Locations:

  • Meijer Branch: June 12, 11 AM
  • Spring Arbor Branch: June 12, 3 PM
  • Napoleon Branch: July 10, 1:30 PM
  • Carnegie Library: July 10, 4 PM

This event is part of Summer Discover programming.

Comedy Magic Show

Join us for a Comedy Magic Show full of amazement & fun with Comedy Magician & Entertainer – Cameron Zvara!

Cameron’s show is filled with mind blowing magic, squeaky clean comedy, and tons of audience participation.

No registration required. All ages and families are welcome.

Dates and Locations:

  • Meijer Branch: June 6, 3 PM
  • Concord Branch: June 11, 3 PM
  • Henrietta Branch: June 11, 6 PM
  • Grass Lake Branch (Held at Grass Lake Township Hall): June 28, 11:30 AM
  • Springport Branch (Held at Springport Township Hall): June 28, 2:30 PM
  • Spring Arbor Branch: July 25, 5 PM

This event is part of Summer Discover programming.

Tie Dye Fun

Join us at the Meijer Branch for some tie dye fun!

We’ll have a variety of dye colors and a limited number of t-shirts for children, teens, and adults (available while supplies last). You can also bring your own white t-shirt if you would prefer.

No registration needed.

Meijer Branch Book Club

Join us on the first Friday of the month from 10-11:30 AM at the Meijer Branch to discuss a book selected by the group.

Summer Dates and Titles:

  •  June 7: To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
  • July 5: Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee
  • August 2: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot

To learn more, contact the Meijer Branch at 517-788-4480.