Betsie Valley District Library

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The Betsie Valley District Library, located at 14744 Thompson Ave., Thompsonville, MI 49683.
  • 2018-10-17T17:00:00-04:00
  • 2018-10-17T18:00:00-04:00
October 17 Wednesday

Oct 17, 2018 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM
Betsie Valley District Library

Come and read with Chaz and Denny! Bring a favorite story from home or choose favorite from the Library!

  • 2018-10-09T18:00:00-04:00
  • 2018-10-09T23:59:59-04:00
October 9 Tuesday

Oct 09, 2018 from 06:00 PM
Betsie Valley District Library

The Library Board meets the second Tuesday of the month at 6:00PM. All are welcome to attend. If the weather is inclement and the local Benzie Schools are closed, the Board meeting will be cancelled and rescheduled with the new date posted at the front door of the Library and published on the Library website and Facebook page.

  • 2018-09-29T11:00:00-04:00
  • 2018-09-29T17:00:00-04:00
September 29 Saturday

Sep 29, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Geno's Sports Bar and Grill

***GENO'S ANNUAL CAR SHOW! September 29, 2018 Presented by Geno's Sports Bar & Grill Top 10 Participant Judged Trophies & People's Choice Trophy Awards presented at 4PM. $5.00 Entry Fee. Registration Noon to 2PM. Participation & Public Voting from Noon until 4PM Please call Geno by September 27th (231) 378-2554 to confirm entry. **LIVE ENTERTAINMENT BY DUKE & THE STUDEBAKERS ***FLEA MARKET AND ARTS/ CRAFTS SHOW IN CONJUNCTION WITH GENO'S CAR SHOW Noon to 5PM. Set up at 11AM. Entry fee: $10.00 for 12 FT. SPACE Sponsored by Friends of the Betsie Valley District Library. See news & events @ www.betsievalleydistrictlibrary.org for an application or pick one up at the Library! Applications due by Sept. 28, 2018. Please send to: Betsie Valley District Library PO Box 185, Thompsonville, MI 49683 Please call the Library for additional information (231) 378-2716

  • 2018-09-22T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2018-09-22T23:59:59-04:00
September 22 Saturday

Sep 22, 2018 from 12:00 PM
Betsie Valley District Library

Local artist Marie Wohadlo is leading a "FODOMOsaic" color-by-number mural project and you are invited to participate! Coloring sessions are Saturdays 12-2pm beginning August 11th, and are appropriate for tweens, teens and adults who can color in small squares with pencils. No formal art skills required, just a bit of patience and the desire to help create a drawing for permanent display at BVDL. Open sessions will be on Saturdays, beginning 8/11/2018 and will run 12:00PM to 2PM, until the piece is completed. Please call ahead to let us know that you are planning to attend-thank you!

  • 2018-09-21T19:00:00-04:00
  • 2018-09-21T20:00:00-04:00
September 21 Friday

Sep 21, 2018 from 07:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Betsie Valley District Library

We welcome everyone to the Star Party at the Betsie Valley! Bob Moler will present a Twilight Talk at 7:00PM about the Moon, it's phases, "the dark side", the harvest moon effect, eclipses, how the Moon got there and a look at its features, especially those visible that night. If weather permits, the GTAS will be setting up their telescopes to view Saturn, Mars, and the moon from 8PM—10PM. If the weather becomes inclement, we will try and reschedule the telescope observation on a future date.

  • 2018-09-20T18:00:00-04:00
  • 2018-09-20T19:00:00-04:00
September 20 Thursday

Sep 20, 2018 from 06:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Betsie Valley District Library

JOIN THE DISCUSSION for the Great Benzie Read, presented by the Libraries of Benzie County! The selection for the this book discussion will be "The Great Alone" by Kristin Hannah. September 20, 2018, 6PM at the Betsie Valley District Library. BORROW the book from your library. MEET up to talk about it with readers from around the county. Enjoy REFRESHMENTS courtesy of your host.

  • 2018-09-15T14:00:00-04:00
  • 2018-09-15T15:00:00-04:00
September 15 Saturday

Sep 15, 2018 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM
Betsie Valley District Library

Readers Rock at the Betsie Valley District Library! We want to celebrate all of the readers who participated in the Libraries Rock! Summer Reading Program-YOU ALL ARE READING ROCKSTARS! We'll celebrate with fun stories, pizza, cupcakes and you can have your Rockstar picture taken!! Awesome job to all of you! September 15, 2018, 2PM—3PM

  • 2018-09-15T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2018-09-15T23:59:59-04:00
September 15 Saturday

Sep 15, 2018 from 12:00 PM
Betsie Valley District Library

Local artist Marie Wohadlo is leading a "FODOMOsaic" color-by-number mural project and you are invited to participate! Coloring sessions are Saturdays 12-2pm beginning August 11th, and are appropriate for tweens, teens and adults who can color in small squares with pencils. No formal art skills required, just a bit of patience and the desire to help create a drawing for permanent display at BVDL. Open sessions will be on Saturdays, beginning 8/11/2018 and will run 12:00PM to 2PM, until the piece is completed. Please call ahead to let us know that you are planning to attend-thank you!

  • 2018-09-13T19:00:00-04:00
  • 2018-09-13T20:00:00-04:00
September 13 Thursday

Sep 13, 2018 from 07:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Betsie Valley District Library

What is the science behind our present understanding of it? Questions to be Addressed: 1. What are the Shroud of Turin, the head cloth (Sudarium), and the Veil of Veronica? 2. How is it that these relics have come down to us through 20-centuries? 3. Is the Shroud an elaborate medieval fake? 4. How can we understand why the carbon-14 dating done in the 1990’s is wrong? 5. Do we now understand how the image was made on the Shroud? 6. As we see it now, what are the chances the Shroud is really the burial cloth that covered Jesus Christ after the crucifixion and during his resurrection? 7. Even more mysteries to attempt to understand…..

  • 2018-09-08T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2018-09-08T23:59:59-04:00
September 8 Saturday

Sep 08, 2018 from 12:00 PM
Betsie Valley District Library

Local artist Marie Wohadlo is leading a "FODOMOsaic" color-by-number mural project and you are invited to participate! Coloring sessions are Saturdays 12-2pm beginning August 11th, and are appropriate for tweens, teens and adults who can color in small squares with pencils. No formal art skills required, just a bit of patience and the desire to help create a drawing for permanent display at BVDL. Open sessions will be on Saturdays, beginning 8/11/2018 and will run 12:00PM to 2PM, until the piece is completed. Please call ahead to let us know that you are planning to attend-thank you!

Upcoming Events
Fall Festival! Oct 27, 2018 12:00 PM (US/Eastern) — Thompsonville Fire Hall and Community Center
Betsie Valley District Library Board Meetings Nov 13, 2018 06:00 PM (US/Eastern) — Betsie Valley District Library
Read with Chaz and Denny! Nov 14, 2018 05:00 PM (US/Eastern) — Betsie Valley District Library
Betsie Valley District Library Board Meetings Dec 11, 2018 06:00 PM (US/Eastern) — Betsie Valley District Library
Read with Chaz and Denny! Dec 12, 2018 05:00 PM (US/Eastern) — Betsie Valley District Library
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