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Hubbard

  • Location: Hubbard
  • Date: July 19th Thu
  • Time: 12:30pm - 2:00pm
  • Age Group: Children, Teens
  • Event Category: Wellness

All Children ages 18 and under are welcome to enjoy a healthy lunch provided by Samaritan Homes and the United Way in partnership with the Michigan Department of Education.

Meet Up and Eat Up on Thursday, July 19 at 12:30pm

Meet Up and Eat Up!Summer Lunch Program

Tomorrow at 12pm
Wilder

  • Location: Wilder
  • Date: July 20th Fri
  • Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
  • Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens
  • Event Category: Wellness

Children up to 18 years of age enjoy a healthy lunch. Join us for a variety of fun activities after lunch.

Meet Up and Eat Up! on Friday, July 20 at 12:00pm

Introduction to InstagramSocial Series

Tomorrow at 12pm
Douglass

  • Location: Douglass
  • Date: July 20th Fri
  • Time: 12:00pm - 1:30pm
  • Age Group: Adults
  • Event Category: Computers

Instagram is a fun way to share your life with friends through a series of pictures to keep around forever.

Introduction to Instagram on Friday, July 20 at 12:00pm

Introduction to ComputersAdvance

Tomorrow at 12pm
Chaney

  • Location: Chaney
  • Date: July 20th Fri
  • Time: 12:00pm - 1:30pm
  • Age Group: Adults
  • Event Category: Computers

Introduction to Advance Computers, Glimpse into Technology, Understanding Bitcoin, Microsoft PowerPoint.

Introduction to Computers on Friday, July 20 at 12:00pm

Meet Up and Eat UpSummer Lunch Program

Tomorrow at 1pm
Parkman

  • Location: Parkman
  • Date: July 20th Fri
  • Time: 1:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens
  • Event Category: Summer Reading

Meet up at the library to keep cool, enjoy food and fun activities while making friends at the library.

Meet Up and Eat Up on Friday, July 20 at 1:00pm

Explore Philippine Islands

Tomorrow at 2pm
Elmwood Park

  • Location: Elmwood Park
  • Date: July 20th Fri
  • Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens
  • Event Category: Recreation

Join us for an exploration of instruments, and a hands on chance to learn a native dance from the Philippine Islands, as part of our Libraries Rock! World Music Summer Reading Program.

Explore Philippine Islands on Friday, July 20 at 2:00pm

Introduction to Chess

Tomorrow at 2pm
Hubbard

  • Location: Hubbard
  • Date: July 20th Fri
  • Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Age Group: Children, Tweens
  • Event Category: Recreation

Mr. Ronald Williams will teach interested children and adults how to play chess or improve their game of chess.

Introduction to Chess on Friday, July 20 at 2:00pm

Studio Sessions791.4 HYPE Radio

Tomorrow at 3pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: July 20th Fri
  • Time: 3:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Age Group: Teens
  • Event Category: Recreation

Requests for 30-minute recording sessions are limited to two per day, and confirmed by email. A Detroit Public Library or HYPE card is required. Teens attending must be between the ages of 13-18.

Studio Sessions on Friday, July 20 at 3:00pm
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