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Friends of the Library Little Chair-ity Event

A Gathering of the Artists reception will take place on Saturday June 27 from 9-11am.  Refreshments will be served.  Silent Auction for the chairs will begin on Monday June 29 and end Saturday July 18.  See pictures here

Book Tasting Book Club

The next meeting will be Saturday July 25 at 10:15am in the Library's Meeting Room. The club will be discussing A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman.

Scrabble Club

Our Scrabble Club meets the 3rd Thursday of every month from 9-11am.  The next gathering is July 16.  Registration is recommended (call 861-4565).

SUMMER PROGRAMMING FOR TEENS AND ADULTS (Registration is now open!  Call the library at 861-4565 to reserve your spot!)

Thursday July 16 at 6pm:  "Books and Brushes" Canvas Painting Class

Monday July 27 at 6pm:  Pinterest Club

Thursday August 13 at 6pm:  "Books and Brushes" Canvas Painting Class

Tuesday August 18 at 6pm:  Sugar Scrub Lab

Monday August 24 at 6pm:  Pinterest Club


Registration for the reading challenge begins June 1st. 

Movie Mondays at 1:15pm (July and August)

Crafty Wednesdays from 11:30-1:30 (July only--walk in style and while supplies last)

2015 Reading Challenge

Join fellow patrons and library staff for the 2015 Reading Challenge!  Bookmarks and more information is available at the circulation desk.  We will have a "1/2 Way There" prize drawing for those actively participating in July. 


Storytimes are on Fridays at 10:30am.  No Storytime on July 3 and July 31.


Need help navigating through your Kindle, Nook or iPad?  Contact Kelsey at 861-4565.


MeLCat is a statewide multi-type library resource sharing program funded with an LSTA grant provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and administered by the Library of Michigan.  This service allows library users to search for books, audio books, music, movies, and other library materials on-line and have items delivered to the library.  Search MeLCat


The Shelby Area District Library offers downloadable audio books and eBooks.  By clicking on the icon above, you can download required free software, check out and download books to enjoy on your computer (PC (Must have Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox to use) or Mac), iPod or MP3 player.  The library's website is available 24/7 to give you access to downloadable reading/listening anytime, anywhere!  Popular and classic downloadable books are offered in a variety of subjects.  To download audio books, all you need is an Internet connection and a Shelby Library card.  This service is free for residents in:  Shelby Twp, Shelby Village, Ferry Twp, Claybanks Twp, Otto Twp and Benona Twp .  Residents in other townships must go through their Home Library for Overdrive services. 


An "outside accessible" book drop (located at the Rothbury Village Hall) is available for Shelby Area District Library patrons!  If you have books you checked out at Shelby Library, but aren't able to return them, you are welcome to return them to the Rothbury book drop. 

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