Category Archives: donations

Thanks for the donations!

The MDL would like to thank all of our generous patrons for their donations of school supplies for Klager Elementary students. We will continue to accept donations of supplies through the end of September.

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Back to School with the Library!

Beginning Monday, August 22, and continuing through the end of September, the Library will be collecting school supplies for Klager Elementary School. Please bring your donations of pencils, crayons, paper, folders, Kleenex, markers, and other general school supplies to the … Continue reading

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2014 Adult Summer Reading Program at Manchester District Library

Adults can sign up for our 2014 Summer Reading Program, Literary Elements, beginning this Friday afternoon at 1 pm. Remember, we have a fantastic show for everyone on Friday at 2pm: Zeemo the YoYo Man will be on hand to … Continue reading

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Library Welcomes New Resident with Special Diet

Daisy the Gecko is at home in the Manchester District Library. Among other things, geckos eat crickets which are dusted with nutrients for the gecko just prior to feeding. Also interesting, and shared with us by John Lebert, Curator of … Continue reading

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Block Party Every Wednesday

LEGOs have long been recognized as an educational toy (shh, don’t let the kids know).  If you need any convincing, please read the linked article in School Library Journal. To promote this learning opportunity and take advantage of the social nature … Continue reading

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Christina Dodd

Thanks to a quick-acting patron, the library recently received a donation of novels from award-winning romance author Christina Dodd. The patron follows Dodd’s Facebook page, and when the author offered to donate copies of her books to libraries, our patron … Continue reading

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Food for Fines, April 1-30

Throughout the month of April, Manchester District Library is teaming up with other area libraries and Food Gatherers to collect Food for Fines. If you have overdue fines on your account, you can earn fine forgiveness for your donations — … Continue reading

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Toys for Tots 2012

The library will not be a drop-off location this year for Toys for Tots. However, there WILL be a drop-off box at the Manchester Township Hall, located at 275 S. Macomb St. in Manchester. Additional drop off locations can be … Continue reading

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bring us your labels!

The library has been collecting labels for the Labels for Education program for a couple of years now. We’re up to 15,000 points, and have only 7,000 points to go to reach our goal for a new rug for the … Continue reading

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Food for Fines for National Library Week

In honor of National Library Week the library will forgive overdue fines in exchange for donations to the Community Resource Center’s food pantry. Donated items should be from the CRC’s wish list (click here to see the list). Boxes and … Continue reading

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