Family Programs

All Willard Library programs are free with a valid Willard Library card

It's Lego Time

Join us in the Willard Library Meeting Room for a morning of building fun.  Choose a kit from our large LEGO collection and have a great time assembling it with your adult. We will provide all materials. Register for this event by calling 269.968.8166 ext 517

 Try building with Lego's online!

Saturday, November 1
10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Ages first grade and up


It's LEGO time

Use your imagination to build a unique LEGO creation or have fun constructing a project from one of our pattern books.


Saturdays, November 1, 8, 15, and 29
10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Helen Warner Branch
Saturday, December 6, 13, 20, and 27


Dickens' A Christmas Carol

Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol is a story that is both timeless and universal. It is the delightful tale of the miser, Ebenezer Scrooge, and his clerk, Bob Cratchit. Through visits from the spirits of the season, Scrooge learns the true meaning of Christmas. This adapted play is a perfect family event.

Thursday, November 6
6:30 p.m.
Miller Stone Building


Tween Science: Brushbots

Make a tiny robot from a toothbrush and test your skills in a robot race. Register online or call 296-968-8166, ages 8-14.

Thursday, November 20
6:00 p.m.
Willard Library Meeting Room


Meet Costumed Character Pout-Pout Fish

Don't miss your chance to meet everyone's favorite fish at the Helen Warner Branch.
We can't wait to see if he can turn his frown upside down!


Friday, November 21
3:30-4:00 p.m.
Saturday, November 22
11:00-11:30 a.m.
Helen Warner Branch



Book Busters Book Club

Read "Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library" by Chris Grabenstein.  Then discuss the book, along with pizza and games! Students may pick up a copy of the book in the Children's department or at the Helen Warner Branch.

Monday, December 1
6:30-8:00 p.m.
Willard Library Meeting Room