Library Events

September Happenings!


Join us and use your imagination to build your own creation. For children ages 7-12, call 799-9160 to register.

Saturday, September 26
2:00 p.m.
Butman-Fish Library

Hispanic Heritage Celebration

Enjoy LIVE music, snacks and activities as we celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at the Butman-Fish Library. This is a free family event! Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

Saturday, September 19
2:00 p.m.
Butman-Fish Library

Hispanic Heritage Month Community Celebration

Please join us at our annual system-wide community celebration for music and refreshments as we celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. During this event we will also unveil the details of a grant, Latino Americans: 500 Years of History, which the Public Libraries of Saginaw was awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the American Library Association (ALA). This grant will allow us to present a series of programs throughout the year about Latino American history and culture.

Thursday, September 24
6:00 p.m.
Hoyt Library

Happy Birthday, Hoyt Library!

You are invited to the 125th birthday celebration for Hoyt Library. Our party will include stories, a puppet show, and, of course, cake! For children ages 4 – 8. Children ages 6 and younger must be accompanied by an adult.

Saturday, September 26
2:00 p.m.
Hoyt Library

4th Annual Haunting at Hoyt

You are invited to partake in a night of “spirits” at the Hoyt Library. The night will be filled with excitement and suspense. Your all inclusive ticket to this fundraiser includes spirited music and dancing, delicious food, a costume contest, haunted tours and unlimited use of the photobooth. Win 100 bottles of beer, dinner gift cards and much more during our raffle auction. Your ticket also includes thirst quenching libations - beer, wine, specialty brandy slushies and zombie shots. Non-alcoholic beverages will also be provided. This event is for adults 21 and up. Tickets are available for purchase beginning September 1 in the Business Office at the Hoyt Library, charge by phone at 755-9833 or you may purchase them online via PayPal at If you are interested in being a sponsor for this event, please call 755-9833 for more information.

Saturday, October 24
8:00 p.m. – Midnight
Hoyt Library

Save the Date: Hoyt Library’s 125th Anniversary

Join us in celebration of Hoyt Library’s 125th anniversary for a special presentation followed by tours of the historic library. Enjoy cake, punch and music while visiting with library staff and other community members. Call 755-9832 or for more information.

Sunday, November 1
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Friends Book Sale at Farmer’s Market

The Friends of Public Libraries of Saginaw will be hosting a book sale at the Downtown Farmer’s Market on:

Wednesday, September 16, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.