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Temporary Pittsfield Library Closure

The Pittsfield Library closure begins Monday, September 23. The Ann Arbor District Library is closing the Pittsfield Branch for 6-8 weeks for renovations. Pittsfield Library Closure The Pittsfield library will be closed beginning Monday, September 23. The closure is scheduled to last 6-8 weeks. We will update when a re-opening date is announced. The library …

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Baby Playgroup at AADL (Ann Arbor District Library)

Baby Playgroup at Ann Arbor District Library

We were regular attendees at the Ann Arbor District Library’s Baby Playgroup from the time my daughter was 5 months until she was 18 months. She loved the stories, seeing kids her age, and of course the play time. Play time is held once a day at various branch libraries including one evening session. We started attending …

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Baby Playgroup at AADL (Ann Arbor District Library)

Ann Arbor District Library Preschool Storytime

Ann Arbor District Library Preschool Storytimes are offered multiple times each week. The story times are held at various branch libraries with both morning and evening sessions. About Ann Arbor District Library Preschool Storytime Each Ann Arbor District Library Preschool Storytime is 30 minutes long and includes several stories and songs. Ann Arbor District Library …

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7 Big Kid Free Activities - Ann Arbor Activities for Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers

Escape the Big Kids – 7 Big Kid Free Activities

This is part of our Wednesday Activity Review series. Today’s Activity Review changes things up and focuses on activities just for preschoolers and toddlers where they can have a break from the big kids who are home for the summer. As a toddler, my daughter was very intimidated by the crowds of big kids and the noise and activity level …

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Ann Arbor Summer Reading Programs & Recommendations

Ann Arbor Summer Reading Programs

Summer Reading Programs with rewards for kids have been going on for as long as I can remember. Fortunately there are some great Ann Arbor Summer Reading Programs. I’m also sharing links to the Summer Reading Recommendations that we did in 2016. Over the years my daughter has participated in a number of different summer reading programs. …

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Halloween Costume Swap at AADL

Halloween Costume Swap at Ann Arbor District Library

Wondering what the kids will be for Halloween? The Ann Arbor District Library is holding their annual Halloween Costume Swap. What a great way to save on a costume! You can drop off your old costumes from October 1- October 22 at any Ann Arbor District Library location. They are accepting costumes in all sizes – babies through adults …

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Roller Coaster Engineering at AADL

AADL Pittsfield Branch Closed this Week

This week the Pittsfield Branch of Ann Arbor District Library will be closed for carpet replacement. The library did not open today and will remain closed through May 22. Pittsfield Branch Events I have updated the Baby Playgroups and Preschool Storytimes at Pittsfield Branch to list as cancelled for this week. The only other event that I had listed …

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Visit the Ann Arbor District Library – Wednesday Activity Review

Visiting the Library is today’s Wednesday Activity Review Each Wednesday this summer, Ann Arbor with Kids is covering an activity typically aimed at children in Elementary School. Especially with the heat, a trip to the library is always a great choice. In addition to all of the great books, each of the Ann Arbor District libraries offers other fun activities. AADL also …

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Baby Playgroup at AADL (Ann Arbor District Library)

AADL Programming for Kids 5 and Under

The Ann Arbor District Library (AADL) offers many great programs for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers. While the classes are offered year round, they offer a fun indoor activity during the winter months. They offer a baby playgroup session each weekday, preschool story time from Tuesday through Friday. There are several music and art programs that recur throughout the …

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