Coldwater Branch Library

Welcome!

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The Coldwater Branch is the main location of the Branch District Library. Our historic building is a defining feature of the main intersection in town. We have lots to offer you, so come see us soon!

 

"Two Dog Stories"

Come join our special guests for an interactive story time about man's best friend, the dog! Saturday, April 12 at 11:30 am in Coldwater Kids' Place. There will be a story-related craft following our story time as well as a special snack! For children ages 3 and up. Children under the age of 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

Coldwater Kids' Place presents: " Smart Money for Kids"

Please join us with our friends from United Educational Credit Union on 

Saturday, April 5  @ 11:30 am or Tuesday, April 8 @ 10:30 am

for money smart stories, crafts, snacks and FREE BOOKS!

Books provided by The Michigan Credit Union League.

For children ages 3-10 yrs. (children under 7 yrs. must be accompanied by an adult)

See you in Kids' Place!

Coldwater Kids' Place presents: Cartooning 101


JOIN PROFESSIONAL CARTOONIST JONNY HAWKINS

  SATURDAY, MARCH 29TH IN KIDS’ PLACE  @  12:00 PM

FOR A FUN FILLED HOUR OF HANDS-ON CARTOONING INSTRUCTION.

AGES 4 & UP ARE WELCOMED

Paper and Pencils will be provided.

Coldwater Kids' Place presents: Calling All Doctors & Nurses!

Children ages 4-10 yrs are invited to join local author Beverly Bynum for a very special "March is Reading Month" storytime.

Beverly will be reading her book, "Calling All Doctors! Calling All Nurses!" on Saturday, March 22 @ 11:30 am.

The children in attendance will be able to dress as doctors and nurses, compliments of the Community Health Center.

Our original 1991 Millage

Here's a little historical context from the past: an article about the election results that established Branch District Library, from the Coldwater Daily Reporter, August 7, 1991 (reposted here with permission):

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Coldwater Kids' Place presents: The Selfie Phenomenon

Tired of selfies that make you look like an alien?

Don't despair!

Come join professional photographer, Kari Murray on Saturday, March 15 @ 11:30 for some tips and tricks to taking that perfect picture.This event takes place in the 3rd floor meeting room.

OH, yeah bring your camera.

This program is for tweens & teens: ages 12-19 yrs.

Contact Kids' Place for more information 517-278-2341 ext 14 or on our Facebook page.


Employment Opportunity

There is an employment opportunity at the Branch District Library. The position of Branch Manager is available at our Lucille E. Dearth Union Township Branch library. Go to http://www.branchdistrictlibrary.org/employment to read the full job posting and to submit your application. Application will be accepted through 5:00 pm on Friday, March 14, 2014.

Branch District Library February Board Meeting Rescheduled

The Branch District Library Board meeting for Monday, February 17th has been rescheduled to Monday, February 24th at 5:30 pm at the Coldwater Branch, 3rd Floor Meeting Room.

Coldwater Kids' Place presents: "Valentine Make It & Take It Cards"

Kids' Place invites you to visit us on Saturday, Feb 8 for some Valentine card making. Youth (ages 2-12th grade) are welcomed to chose a card to make from the variety of options available. Supplies will be available from 11 am -2:30 pm.