Paw Paw District Library


Read with Dogs!

Join us every other Tuesday all summer long!
The Paw Paw Veterinary Clinic will be here with
licensed therapy dogs to read with our patrons. Appointments last 20 minutes and reservations are required. Sign up at the circulation desk today!

Tuesdays: June 17th - Aug. 19th


 Family Pajama Storytime

Join us for stories, songs, and a craft.
Don't forget to wear your pajamas!

Thursday, August 13th: 6:30pm-7:30pm


Family Movie @ the Library

Come join us for some family fun at the library.
 Enjoy a free movie in our Program room.
Snacks will be provided. Movies are shown at
6:00pm on the third Tuesday of every month.

Tuesday, August 19th: 6:00pm-7:30pm



Mother Goose on the Loose

An early childhood literacy program for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers. A short program of stories, rhymes, and active music play is followed by playtime.

Program is every Thursday at 10am.


Toddler Story Hour

Children accompanied by an adult caregiver are welcome to share in stories, songs, and rhymes at this story time. It is followed by a free play period.

Program is every Monday morning at 10:30am.


Preschool Story Hour

This program is for children who are ready to attend story time more independently. Stories, songs, and action rhymes are followed by a simple craft.

Program is every Monday afternoon at 1:00pm.


Lego Club for Elementary Children

Let your imagination take over! This freeplay with legos is offered to elementary-aged children. We provide legos but you may also bring your own. Donations of legos are always welcome. Snacks are provided. Program meets the last Thursday of every month 4:00pm - 5:00pm.

Next meeting: July 31st



Pages 'N Pizza

Middle schoolers can join us for book sharing and pizza.

This monthly program meets the third Wednesday
of every month 2:45pm- 3:45pm.

Next meeting: August 28th


Lego Club for Middle Schoolers

Middle schoolers can stretch their imagination too!
Enjoy this freeplay with legos. We provide legos but
you may also bring your own. Donations of legos are always welcome. Snacks are provided. Program meets
the last Thursday of every month 2:45pm - 3:45pm.

Next meeting: July 31st


The Friends of the Paw Paw Library are planning to host the Community Used Book Sale previously sponsored by the AAUW and the Rotary Club. The sale will be in the Community Room. Please donate used books to the library before July 31st. We will need help with sorting, setting up, and selling. Spread the word among your friends. If you are interested in helping the Friends at the sale, please contact them at If you have a large book donation, please contact the library at 657-3800 to arrange a drop off.

Pre-Book Sale:
August 15th 7:00am - 9:00am | $5.00 admission
Book Sale:
August 15th & 16th, 9am-3am | Free admission


Everyone is welcome to register for Summer Reading. Earn great prizes all summer long and a chance to win a Nook!


Kalamazoo Nature Center presents

Flash, Boom, Explore!

Thursday, August 14th: 4:00pm - 5:00pm

This family program is best suited for students 1st grade and up


Summer Reading Wrap-up Party

Come join us for backyard science
experiments and ice cream making.

Thursday, August 21st: 4:00pm-6:00pm

Reading logs are due Saturday, August 23rd.


Book Club

This monthly program meets at 6:30pm the second Tuesday of each month at Gallagher's Pub and Eatery.

Next meeting: August 12th
Beyond Belief: My Secret Life Inside
Scientology and My Harrowing Escape
by Jenna Miscavige Hill



Wednesday, August 6th

Chicago's American Girl Place - $30


Sunday, September 28th

Detroit Tigers vs. the Minnesota Twins - $60


Saturday, December 6th

Chicago's Magnificent Mile - $30


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Sept. 24, 2014

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