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Upcoming Events

Circle Time
Mondays at 10:00 a.m.

Infants and toddlers and their parents/caregivers will have fun rhyming and moving with Miss Char. With a focus on repetition, children build their repertoire each week of rhymes, both old and new.

Mending at the Library
Mondays 10:30 a.m. - Noon and Thursdays 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.

A volunteer will be at the Library to repair clothing while you wait. If you have a tear in your shirt, your child has a rip in her jeans, or the hem has unraveled from your tablecloth, bring your items to the library during "Mending Time." No formal wear or upholstery. No drop offs.

Preschool Storytime
Fridays at 10:00 a.m. through November 9th

Preschool age children and their parents/caregivers are invited to join Miss Kaitlin for stories, songs and crafts.

Breakfast Book Share
Wednesday, September 19th at 9:00 a.m.

Bring your own coffee or tea and talk about books. Share what you have read recently and find out what fellow community members have been reading. This is a great way to discover new books!

Great Benzie Read
Thursday, September 20th at 6:00 p.m.

Meets at the Betsie Valley District Library, 14744 Thompson Ave, Thompsonville.
Borrow the book "The Great Alone" by Kristin Hannah, then meet up to talk about it with readers from around the county. Refreshments provided by the Friends of Betsie Valley District Library.

Advance Care Planning
Thursday, October 11th at 6:00 p.m.

Advance Care Planning is the process of documenting future health care decisions. Topics include: having the conversation, pros and cons of life-sustaining technologies, and understanding Michigan Advance Directive forms. Presented by Elizabeth Bradfield.

BSDL Board Meeting
Monday, October 15th at 9:30 a.m.

Board meetings are open to the public.The board meets the 3rd Monday of each month at 9:30 a.m.

All programs sponsored by the Friends of the Benzie Shores District Library

Mission Statement: Our mission is to provide educational, informational, intellectual and recreational library resources to our communities and visitors.
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P.O. Box 631
Frankfort, MI 49635
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Monday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Tuesday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Wednesday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Thursday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

MeL resources are provided by the Library of Michigan using Institute of Museum and Library Services funds.

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Benzie Shores District Library