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Hubbard

  • Location: Hubbard
  • Date: August 14th Tue
  • 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 Tuesday, August 14 at 12:30pm

Introduction to ComputersAdvance

Tomorrow at 10:30am
Chase

  • Location: Chase
  • Date: August 15th Wed
  • Time: 10:30am - 2:00pm
  • Age Group: Teens, Adults
  • Event Category: Computers

Intermediate skills for Windows PC’s and basic Microsoft Word, Excel, and Powerpoint will be covered.

Introduction to Computers on Wednesday, August 15 at 10:30am

Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint

Tomorrow at 10:30am
Conely

  • Location: Conely
  • Date: August 15th Wed
  • Time: 10:30am - 11:30am
  • Age Group: Adults
  • Event Category: Computers

Students will learn basic functions of this program to create presentations, including adding graphics and multimedia. Students will also learn the various printing options for their presentations.

Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint on Wednesday, August 15 at 10:30am

Put on Your Dancing ShoesAges 10-13

Tomorrow at 11:30am
Parkman

  • Location: Parkman
  • Date: August 15th Wed
  • Time: 11:30am - 12:30pm
  • Age Group: Tweens, Teens
  • Event Category: Recreation

Explore ballet through dance and books. Instruction provided by Abigail School of Dance. Registraion required. Call Parkman Branch for more details.

Put on Your Dancing Shoes on Wednesday, August 15 at 11:30am

Movie Matinee

Tomorrow at 12pm
Douglass

  • Location: Douglass
  • Date: August 15th Wed
  • Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens
  • Event Category: Recreation

Take a break from the heat and enjoy a movie in the Douglass Club room!

Movie Matinee on Wednesday, August 15 at 12:00pm

Meet Up and Eat Up!Summer Lunch Program

Tomorrow at 12:30pm
Wilder

  • Location: Wilder
  • Date: August 15th Wed
  • Time: 12:30pm - 1:30pm
  • 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 Wednesday, August 15 at 12:30pm

Meet Up and Eat UpSummer Lunch Program

Tomorrow at 12:30pm
Hubbard

  • Location: Hubbard
  • Date: August 15th Wed
  • 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 Wednesday, August 15 at 12:30pm

Book ClubLibrary for the Blind and Physically Handicapped

Tomorrow at 1pm
Douglass

  • Location: Douglass
  • Date: August 15th Wed
  • Time: 1:00pm - 2:30pm
  • Age Group: Adults
  • Event Category: Book Clubs

Book Club meets 4th Tuesday of the month. Two books are discussed at each meeting. Call or attend to receive a digital copy of the books to be discussed. Light refreshments.

Book Club on Wednesday, August 15 at 1:00pm

Meet Up and Eat UpSummer Lunch Program

Tomorrow at 1pm
Parkman

  • Location: Parkman
  • Date: August 15th Wed
  • 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 Wednesday, August 15 at 1:00pm

Meet Up and Eat Up!Summer Lunch Program

Tomorrow at 1:30pm
Chandler Park

  • Location: Chandler Park
  • Date: August 15th Wed
  • Time: 1:30pm - 2:30pm
  • Age Group: Toddlers, Children, Tweens, Teens
  • Event Category: Wellness

Stop by for a nutritious lunch!

Meet Up and Eat Up! on Wednesday, August 15 at 1:30pm

Dance CampArtLab J Youth Arts Project

Tomorrow at 3pm
Campbell

  • Location: Campbell
  • Date: August 15th Wed
  • Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens
  • Event Category: Recreation

Get introduced to different forms of dance. Take advantage of learning to dance with the best!

Dance Camp on Wednesday, August 15 at 3:00pm

Studio Sessions

Tomorrow at 3pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: August 15th Wed
  • Time: 3:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Age Group: Teens
  • Event Category: Recreation

Requests for one hour 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 Wednesday, August 15 at 3:00pm

Exotic Zoo

Tomorrow at 3pm
Conely

  • Location: Conely
  • Date: August 15th Wed
  • Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Age Group: All Ages
  • Event Category: Recreation

The animals are coming with Javon Stacks and the Exotic Zoo.

Exotic Zoo on Wednesday, August 15 at 3:00pm
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