Earth Week Events for Kids & Teens

The Vegetables We Eat by Gail Gibons
Growing Together: A Family Gardening Workshop

Monday, April 22  | 6:30 pm  | Yankee Clipper Branch | Lower Level
Saturday, April 27 | 12:00 pm | Main Library | Level 2 | Storytime Room

Celebrate Earth Week with a family gardening workshop! Listen to the book The Vegetables We Eat by Gail Gibbons, read by Kendra Wills of MSU Extension. Learn about different types of vegetables, what they need to grow, and how families can grow and eat vegetables together. Families will prepare and enjoy fresh fruits and veggies, and plant seeds in small pots. Registration required.

T-shirt Up-cycling Pillow Craft

Saturday, April 27  | 1:30 pm | Main Library | Level 2  | Youth Computer Training Center

Teens ages 11 and up can bring an old t-shirt to the library and learn how to turn it into a pillow.

Pre-Reading Class for Kids
Celebrate Earth Week in Pre-Reading Classes for Kids!

During the week of Monday, April 22 – Saturday, April 27

Head to your favorite library location to enjoy special books and activities celebrating Earth Week.



Book & Media Swap
Book and Media Swap in 2 locations

Monday, April 22 – Saturday, 27 | West Leonard and Yankee Clipper

Come to the West Leonard and Yankee Clipper branches throughout Earth Week to swap books, DVDs, video games, and CDs. Bring what you don’t want or need and take something new home to keep.