Beach Glass

Celebrate National library week!

Beach Glass Jewelry Class &
Aitkin Memorial District Library
111 North Howard Ave Croswell
Saturday April 9 th 2022 From 11am -1pm
Cost $30 per person
We will be making 4 items, A book mark, necklace,
dangled bracelet, re usable wine bottle cork.
Beach Glass and all supplies are included for this fun
evening! You are welcome to bring any Beach Glass for your design!

To reserve a seat, Call Christine
810-300-9345 or
Aitken Memorial District library

My face book page #beachglassjewelrybychristine

Look forward to seeing you there!

Monday Movie Night: Belfast

Monday Movie Night at the Library
April 4 @ 5 PM

Written and directed by Academy Award® nominee Kenneth Branagh, BELFAST is a poignant story of love, laughter and loss in one boy’s childhood, amid the music and social tumult of the late 1960s. The cast stars Golden Globe nominee Caitriona Balfe, Academy Award® winner Judi Dench, Jamie Dornan, Ciaran Hinds, and introduces 10 year old Jude Hill. Dornan and Balfe play a passionate working-class couple caught up in the mayhem, with Dench and Hinds as sharp-witted grandparents.

Popcorn and Coca-Cola will be served
Movie will be played with closed captioning
Next month’s movie and date TBD

Easter Egg Hunt

Easter Egg Hunt
10:30 am Saturday, April 16 2021

Outside (inside library for backup plan)
10:30 for crafts and games
Hunt starts at 11 AM sharp!
Create custom basket
900 eggs
10 egg limit
Eggs filled with candy or toys
Golden eggs for special prizes
Kids divided by ages

Croswell Library: Parks & Paths 5K

Sign Up Here

We’re holding the 5th annual Parks & Paths 5K. This will be the third year running the new route beginning and ending at the Croswell Splash Pad.

This event will take place at the Splash Pad in Croswell on Saturday, May 14, 2022 at 9:00 AM EDT.

This year’s giveaway is a fitted tank and all participants will earn a custom medal featuring a variety of classic books.

Runners earn prizes for first, second, and third overall (male and female categories). Under 13, 13-19, 20- 39, Master (40-59) and Grandmaster (60+) runners (male and female) can earn prizes for first place in their respective age groups. The fastest dogs (male and female (runners not dogs)) will also win a prize.

Course records were broken last year. The men’s record is 18:40 and is held by Garrett Jurges. The female record is 21:12 and is held by Daneille Fowler, breaking her own record from the previous year. Any male or female who sets a new record will receive a free entry into next year’s race.

When signing up 2 or more people, each runner will receive a $5 discount.

All proceeds from this event will benefit Aitkin Memorial District Library.

Book Tour: Healing Haikus

Author Talk: Healing Haiku:
Poems, and Inspirations from the Great White North
by P. M. R. M. Messing
Croswell Library
February 10 @ 6:00
The Great White North
Book Tour

Join us at Aitkin Memorial District Library in Croswell as we explore spiritual healing, poetry, writing, and book publishing

Morel Mushroom Picking Seminar

Pickin’ with the Champ
Thursday, April 14 @ 6 PM
Morel Mushroom Picking Seminar with Anthony Williams, the 5 time consecutive winner of the National Morel Hunting Championship
For the last 20 years, Anthony Williams has been giving his morel seminar all over Michigan. He is one of the world’s greatest morel pickers. His family has been picking morels in Northern Michigan since the 1890’s and his picking advise is blue collar for the novice to the seasoned pro. His seminar is filled with the finer points of finding the elusive morel, folklore, and picking stories from his 68 years of morel picking.
The seminar is 45 minutes long with time for Q & A afterwards.

First Tuesday Concert: Mike Tremblay & Friends

First Tuesday Concert Series:
Mike Tremblay & Friends
Croswell Library
Tuesday, February 1 @ 6 PM
Mike and his friends play folk and Americana.
Mike Tremblay:
Vocals, guitars, and banjo
Nancy Tremblay:
Walt Schlichting:
Bass, fiddle, mandolin, concertina, and vocals
Tom Schlichting: Harmonica, guitar, and vocals

Watercolor Class with Suzanne

Watercolor Class
Croswell Library
Saturday, January 15 @ 10 am
Cost is $25 (sign up here or at the library)
No experience necessary
No supplies necessary
3 hours
Learn skills and tips
Be creative
Keep your art to display
Have fun