MLK Day: The Power of Unity Breakfast, Celebration & Essay Contest
Let's celebrate unity! Join us for a delicious hot breakfast, music from area schools, spoken word, and fellowship. Youth, teens, and adults may submit a poem or essay, 100 words or less, on "The Power of Unity". Winners will be selected from each age category, announced at the breakfast, and allowed to read their submission. Finalists will receive a unity certificate of recognition. Children will make unity cookies, bracelets, and other crafts. Email essays and poems to Gail Anderson between December 26th-January 8th. Include name, grade, school, and contact information. Children must provide parent or guardian contact information. Children may also make unity cookies, friendship bracelets and other crafts in the Activities Room.
Thank you to Diversified Members Credit Union for sponsoring this event!
This class focuses on keeping kids safe with demonstration and explanation of self-defense techniques. Every child will learn basic self-defenses skills to protect themselves in real life situations. We will be covering basic awareness in lecture form, learning to listen to your instincts “gut feeling,”, handson safety techniques, how to become “bully proof,” and how to protect yourself and others and be your own superhero!
Chinese New Year Celebration
Celebrate the Chinese New Year by making crafts and sampling Chinese food.
Tween Chocolate Craze
Love chocolate? Don’t miss our chocolate craze as we play games and sample chocolates.
Teen Chocolate Party
Join Schoolcraft College’s culinary art Chef George Rapitis as he teaches us how to make tuxedo strawberries while learning about the history of chocolate. Chocolate fondue and snacks provided.
Come and enjoy this great event designed to promote the sport of reading! Students read from a list of six books and then participate in a contest where each team answers questions about those books as a team. Prizes will be awarded to first, second, and third place teams. Applications are available Monday, November 28th, 2016 on the Library’s website (novilibrary.org).
Teen Volunteer Appreciation Event
Join us as we recognize all of our teen volunteers for their hard work throughout the year! Snacks will be served.