Clarkston, MI

Clarkston, MI

Wednesday, September 27th 2023

5:00pm
Spaghetti and Mallow Towers

Build awesome towers using dry spaghetti noodles and marshmallows!  For questions regarding the program, contact our Innovations Librarian at Parrn@cidlibrary.org. 

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346
7:00pm
Pewabic - Detroit's Pottery

Join us for a look into the 120 year history of Detroit's iconic Pewabic Pottery. Explore images from the Pewabic archives during this presentation as we guide you through over…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346

Thursday, September 28th 2023

4:45pm
Dungeons&Dragons Adventures

Warriors Bold and Wizards Wise,

Their stories told through your mind's eyes,

Clarkston Independence District Library

6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346

Saturday, September 30th 2023

12:00pm
Discovering Butterflies

Amazing Facts You Didn’t Know About Butterflies:

Did you know butterflies have teeth? Do they close their eyes to sleep? Do they really taste with their feet? Join us on September…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346, Stacia
3:00pm
CANCELLED - Films for PEACE

September Films for PEACE has been cancelled due to a scheduling conflict!

Join Clarkston high school's PEACE Club to watch films celebrating all the differing cultures of America! Drop in for…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346, CMR
Event Series

Sunday, October 1st 2023

All Day
Little Loot

Children ages 8-11 are invited to reserve one of our Little Loot Book Boxes! Each month children can sign up for one of our “subscription” boxes and receive 1-3 library…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346, Mackenzie B.

Monday, October 2nd 2023

10:30am
Little Explorers

Come get messy with us as we explore with our five senses! We will have a variety of sensory stations to facilitate exploration with activities such as: kinetic sand, water…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346, Ms. Jamie
Event Series

Tuesday, October 3rd 2023

11:00am
Preschool Storytime

Join Miss Stacia and occasional guest storytellers for preschool storytime! 

We will have ukulele music, silly songs, and awesome stories you'll be talking about all day long. 

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346
Event Series
5:00pm
Open Art Table

Are you good at art? No matter the answer, this event is for you! Stop by with your friends for a variety of crafts and activities.  
Ages: Preschool to…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346
Event Series
5:00pm
Family Game Night

With over 100 tabletop games to play, there is no end to the fun to be had…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346
7:30pm
Evening Book Group

Join us at the library to discuss one of the many books the group is reading. 

The schedule of books is:

Wednesday, October 4th 2023

10:30am
Real Estate Drop-in Consultation

Do you have a question about real estate, house selling, or buying? Drop in and ask the expert about any real estate related question with your area specialist Realtor Aya…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346, Business Center
Event Series
10:30am
Coffee, Coloring, and Kindness

Please join us for an event of adult coloring with beverages. You will be able to visit with your neighbors. This activity is suited to all adults aged 18 and…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346, Saxony Betts
4:30pm
Tech Take Down Group

Ever wondered how your T.V., computer, and other electronic devices work? Join the Tech Take Down Group! This discovery and explorative based group focuses on understanding the basics of circuitry,…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346
6:00pm
Coffee, Coloring, and Kindness

Please join us for an event of adult coloring with beverages. You will be able to visit with your neighbors. This activity is suited to all adults aged 18 and…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346, Saxony Betts
6:30pm
Shipwreck and Lighthouse Lectures

Ric Mixter joins us for a series of unique lectures about great lakes maritime history. Ric has been featured on PBS and the History Channel and served as president of…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346
Event Series

Thursday, October 5th 2023

10:00am
Morning Book Group

Morning Book Group

Join our monthly AM book discussion group as we peruse a wide variety of literature.  

Hybrid of In-Person and Zoom attendance options.

No Registration required to attend, but email…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Rd, Clarkston, MI 48346, CMR
Event Series
4:30pm
Lil' Bookworms

Enhance your child’s reading skills by signing up for Lil’ Bookworms Book Club! Lil’ Bookworms is a fun group designed for children in the second and third grades to help…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346, Mackenzie B.
Event Series
6:00pm
TAB: Teen Advisory Board

9/21 Meeting has been cancelled. 

Get involved at CIDL and earn volunteer hours by joining our Teen Advisory Board (TAB). Share ideas in developing the young adult collection, building…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346
Event Series
7:00pm
A Union of Books - Hybrid

A Union of Books is a hybrid group that meets via Zoom and in person at the Library to discuss…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346, Deb Tenbusch
Event Series

Friday, October 6th 2023

All Day
Teen Takeout

Teens aged 12-18 are invited to reserve one of our Teen Takeout Book Boxes! Each month you can sign up for one of our "subscription" boxes and receive 1-2 library…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346
5:00pm
Family Trivia Night- Halloween Theme

Do you know a lot of random facts about everything? Show off your knowledge individually or as a team!

If you have any questions, please email martins@cidlibrary.org

Registration required.

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346, Stephanie

Saturday, October 7th 2023

6:00pm
Dungeons&Dragons Adventures Online: Icewind Dale: Rime of the Icemaiden

Adventurers heed the library's call,

Rogues, and wizards, and warriors all,

Clarkston Independence District Library

6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346

Sunday, October 8th 2023

1:30pm
Kids for PEACE by PEACE

Join Kids for PEACE for story time and crafting with Clarkston Highschool students celebrating diversity and creativity. Recommended for ages nine and below but all are welcome to join!

This month's…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346

Monday, October 9th 2023

2:00pm
Innovations Lab

Have an Idea you'd like to bring to life? Drop in and visit our Innovations Lab from 2:00 - 4:00pm, the second Monday of every month. We will have our…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346, Conference Room
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Tuesday, October 10th 2023

10:00am
A Good Yarn Knitting and Crochet Group

Join fellow yarn enthusiasts to socialize while knitting or crocheting! All experience levels are welcome. Bring your own project, or choose from one of the patterns provided. 

For questions about this…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Rd, Clarkston, MI 48346, Conference Room
Event Series
6:00pm
Check-Us-Out Chess Club

Drop in and play chess with us! No experience necessary, we can teach you!  All ages welcome.

In-Person, No Registration

For questions about this program, please email Thom Mackie at mackiet@cidlibrary.org. 

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346

Wednesday, October 11th 2023

11:00am
Baby Playgroup

Join CIDL staff as they perform 20 minutes of stories and songs, and then let your babies play together for the rest of the time! Each element of the storytime…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346
12:00pm
Postpartum Support Group

A place where you can vent, be heard, and learn skills for this new journey. Topics include but are not limited to- 

Self-care

Communicating with your partner

Breastfeeding support 

Identifying your needs as a…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346
5:00pm
Anime Club

Teens interested in manga, anime, and Japanese culture can meet to discuss and swap their favorite titles, watch anime episodes, and more! 
 
No registration required, drop-ins welcome!  Ages 14…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346, Stacia Serafin
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