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MDL Accepting Non-perishable Food: June 11-17th

In honor of Flag Day, on June 14th, the Manchester Community Resource Center (CRC) is asking community members to consider donating non-perishable pantry items in red, white and/or blue packaging to the Community Resource Center during the week of June … Continue reading

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This Year’s Community Read Author is Coming to Chelsea

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2014 5H Community Read

Manchester District Library, along with other local libraries and 5 Healthy Communities, is participating in the 2014 Community Read. The Fault in Our Stars by John Green was chosen this year with the intention that if provided, the book would … Continue reading

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Mireille Prusak – April Artist of the Month

  Imaginative and artistic soul Mireille Prusak has been employed at Manchester District Library for three years. When not reading or working, Mireille dabbles in creative ventures including decorating, collecting art, herbalism, and writing. She has written a great number … Continue reading

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New Date and Time to Meet Aaron Bushaw, March Artist of the Month

Aaron Bushaw is a local, self-taught, working-class artist. Since his school days, Aaron has dabbled in many mediums but never loved any particular one enough to stick with it. Recently returning to art (Aaron put it aside for a time) … Continue reading

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David W. Nelson, Meet the Artist February 26, 2014 (new date)

Originally scheduled for February 26, this event will now be held at Manchester District Library on Wednesday, February 26, 2014 from 6-8 pm. David Nelson fell for pottery when his high school art teacher arranged for students to visit her … Continue reading

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Local Artist Margaret Shaw Displays Craft and Visits Library

Not only can one find intellectual inspiration among the books at Manchester District Library, but one may also find creative inspiration. Art from Manchester High School students is shown each spring, work from Japanese children was recently exhibited, and pottery … Continue reading

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Forgiveness

Forgiveness is a theme that pops into my mind during the holiday season. Wanting to share a remarkable and researched reason to forgive and to promote an upcoming program at Manchester District Library, I Goggled the word. As happens with … Continue reading

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Biking and Walking Trail in Manchester, Michigan

What does the New York Central Railroad have to do with Manchester, Michigan in 2013? Plans to improve the former railroad bed into a shared-use walking and biking route through the Village limits are in progress now. A great deal … Continue reading

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October is Bullying Prevention Month

Featured in the┬áManchester Enterprise, the Manchester District Library is hosting authors Joe Kelley and Nick Rokicki on October 21, 2013 at 10:30 am for a very special story time. Inspiring children’s books by the authors will be available for purchase … Continue reading

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