Category Archives: for kids

Children’s Author Coming to Storytime: Tues. June 27, 10-11am

Join us next Tuesday for our children’s storytime at 10am. Author Karen Bunney will be making a special visit to read her new book “Bunnsville Buzz: The Adventures of Bessie Bunny!” which “is a heartwarming tale of a resilient bunny … Continue reading

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Summer Reading Program Starts Friday, June 16th with an A2 Magician Show

The Manchester District Library’s summer reading program’s kickoff is Friday, June 16, 2017 at 12pm; and the program will run through Friday, July 28, 2017. Help your children maintain and even improve skills during the summer months. Kids make progress … Continue reading

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Preschool Story Time with the Bubble Man!

Preschool Story Time with Miss Karen will have a special guest on Wednesday, April 26, at 10am, when the Bubble Man stops by for a visit. Come join the fun!

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Essay Contests Offer Scholarships and Cash Prizes

Once again this year, the VFW is sponsoring two essay contests with patriotic themes. The Voice of Democracy is open to 9-12th graders and has a $30,000 scholarship for its Grand Prize. This year’s theme is My Responsibility to America. … Continue reading

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Preschool Story Time Special Guest

This Wednesday, March 23 at 10am, Preschool Story Time with Miss Karen will have a special guest: Farmer Frank will be bringing his bunnies for a visit!

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No Preschool Story Time Oct. 28

Please Note: There will be no Preschool Story Time this Wednesday, October 28. Story Time with Miss Karen returns November 4 at 10am.

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VFW Essay contest: Why I Appreciate America’s Veterans

Each year more than 100,000 students in grades 6-8 enter the VFW’s Patriot’s Pen youth essay contest. The first-place winner from each state competes to win one of 46 national awards totaling $46,000. The national first-place winner wins $5,000 and an … Continue reading

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Magic Tree House Reading Buddies

Magic Tree House books by Mary Pope Osborne were introduced in 1992. For anyone unfamiliar with the series, siblings Jack and Annie have great adventures traveling magically to different locations and times. Each adventure is packed with fun learning in … Continue reading

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MICHIGAN ACTIVITY PASS presented by The Library Network begins its second year May 24, 2014

The Library Network has announced the “Michigan Activity Pass presented by The Library Network” will renew for a second year, beginning May 24, 2014. This project is supported in part by the Library of Michigan with federal funds from the Institute … Continue reading

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Manchester Seed Library

“If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is.” Mom might have been wrong. Located within the Manchester District Library, the Manchester Seed Library is a resource maintained by the Manchester Community Garden Committee intended for the benefit … Continue reading

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