Upcoming Events!


Saturday, August 13
2:00 p.m.
Butman-Fish Library
Call 799-9160 to register.

Starting a Business
Wednesday, Aug.17
1:00 p.m.
Hoyt Library

This seminar is designed for individuals who are considering self-employment, or who may be at the beginning stages of starting a business. This introductory seminar helps aspiring entrepreneurs assess their abilities to lead and manage a company; as well as evaluate market and sales potential for their products/services. Start-up costs, financing options, and business planning are introduced, along with necessary steps to get started.

For more information about the Michigan Small Business Development Center business resources and other seminars, go to www.SBDCMichigan.org or call (989) 686-9597. Pre-registration is strongly recommended.

Hoyt Book Discussion
Thursday, August 18
2:00 p.m.
Hoyt Library

Discussion of Babbit by Sinclair Lewis.

Summer Shakespeare Series: Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead
Monday, August 22
5:30 p.m.
Hoyt Library

Two minor characters from the play, 'HAMLET' stumble around debating the theory of probability, the nature of Hamlet's madness, and which of them is Rosencrantz and which Guildenstern while Shakespeare's tragedy plays out in the background. Starring Gary Oldman and Tim Roth. Rated PG, 1 hr 58 min.

“Doing the Double Dutch”
Monday, August 22
1:30 p.m.
Wickes Library

Retired educator and community volunteer, Kermit Diggs, will re-introduce a favorite childhood pastime for many adults and introduce a new generation to this famed rope skipping exercise. Join the fun. Feel free to bring your own rope as we jump in rhyme and rhythm.

Back to School Pajama Jam with Spoonman
Thursday, August 25
6:30 p.m.
Hoyt Library

Back to School - Fresh Start with Tweens and Teens
Tuesday, August 30
3:00 p.m.
Wickes Library

Summer is over and now it’s time to set goals for success in the new school year. Tweens and teens are invited to come, share and get excited about the new school year with other youth. Invite a friend, bring your favorite idea, activity or DIY trinket to share. Games, snacks and you!

Saginaw Community Writing Center Workshops
Tuesdays – August 9, 23
4:00 p.m.
Butman-Fish Library
The Saginaw Community Writing Center (SCWC) is open for FREE tutoring and writing workshops on the second and fourth Tuesdays of August. The SCWC is staffed by trained, SVSU Writing Center tutors. There is no need to register for workshops or tutoring in advance. Tutoring from 4 – 6:30, workshops from 6:30 – 7:30.

Preschool Storytime
Fridays August 5, 12, 19, 26
10:30 a.m.
Zauel Library
August 12 - 123 Numbers
August 19 - Let’s Play
August 26 - School Rules!

Monday Matinees
Mondays August 15,22,29
2:00 p.m.
Zauel Library
August 15 “ Zootopia”
August 22 “Kung Fu Panda 3”
August 29 “ The Peanuts Movie”