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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.

Story Time
Fridays at 10:00 a.m.

Sept 13th - Nov 22nd

Enhance your child's cognitive and fine motor skills with stories, songs and crafts with Miss Kaitlin. Designed for pre-school age children and a caregiver.

Great Benzie Read
Thursday, October 24th at 5:30 p.m.

Meets at the Benzonia Public Library, 891 Michigan Ave, Benzonia
Read the book "Signature of All Things" by Elizabeth Gilbert, then meet up to discuss the book with readers from around the county. This program meets at the Benzonia Library. Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Benzonia Library.

Artemis League
Tuesday, November 5th at 7:00 p.m.

The Artemis Space Bridge Simulator is a multi-stationed, networked PC game simulating a working spaceship bridge. The Helm, Weapons, Engineer, Comms, and Science officers all work together under a Captain against computer enemies and other bridge teams. Defend the universe @ your library! Teens Only (grades 7 through 12) are allowed in the library during this time.

Family Game Night
Friday, November 8th from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Join us in celebrating International Games Week with a fun filled night of games. From Candy Land to Risk, games will be provided.

An Afternoon with Author Joseph Heywood
Sunday, November 10th at 4:00 p.m.

Meets at the Benzonia Public Library, 891 Michigan Ave, Benzonia
The collective Friends’ groups of the Libraries of Benzie County are hosting an afternoon with bestselling author Joseph Heywood on Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. Heywood is best known for his Woods Cop series, based on the lives of Upper Peninsula conservation officers. This program is free and all are welcome. Refreshments served.

Breakfast Book Share
Wednesday, November 20th 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!

BSDL Board Meeting
Monday, October 21st 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. at the library. Please note the time and date change of this meeting.

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
(231) 352-4671

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Tuesday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Wednesday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
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Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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