Movie Day: "Sing"

Sing is the story of a koala impresario who stages a gala singing competition to save his theater. The contest attracts the attention of musically inclined animals such as a harried pig mom, a teenage gorilla, a shy elephant, and a punk porcupine. The cast of voices includes Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, and Seth MacFarlane. Families are welcome to bring snacks. The movie is rated PG and runs 108 minutes.

Saturday, April 29,

11 a.m.,

Willard Library Meeting Room

Paws to Read to Sasha, the Gentle Black Lab

Stop by to meet Sasha, the Gentle Black Lab, and her owner, Karen Slack. Grab your favorite book or a new one and spend some time reading to Willard's favorite furry friend. Sasha is a certified PAWS assistance dog who enjoys listening to stories. Reading to a dog helps children gain confidence in reading aloud.

Thursdays,

May 4 and 18,

4:30-6 p.m.,

Willard Library Children's Room

 

 

Super Tuesday: Storyteller Adam Mellema

Hear stories that celebrate Summer Reading, including both beloved favorites and highlights from Adam's own (somewhat true) childhood. Adam returns to give Willard guests another hilarious, high energy performance!

Groups or organizations must register by calling 269-968-8166, ext. 518.

Tuesday, June 20,

11 a.m. Helen Warner Branch,

1 p.m. Miller Stone Building

Super Tuesday: Bi-Okoto presents 'Rhythms of Our Land'

Bi-Okoto will take the audience on a journey to West Africa with dancing and drums. The richness of the culture will be revealed using drums, music, dance, and languages accompanied by joy, spirit, and excitement.

Groups or organizations must register by calling 269-968-8166, ext. 518.

Tuesday, June 27,

11 a.m. and 1 p.m.,

Miller Stone Building

Super Tuesday: Madcap Puppets presents 'Jumping Over the Moon'

Actors Sigmund and Alex enter a mysterious old house to perform at a birthday party. They’re astonished to discover the party is for a baby monster! Thinking fast on their feet, they entertain with twists on traditional rhymes fit for a monster party. The audience helps Sigmund and Alex with their hilarious musical numbers to appease the mischievous child in all of us.

Groups or organizations must register by calling 269-968-8166, ext. 518.

Tuesday, July 11,

11 a.m. and 1 p.m.,

Miller Stone Building

Super Tuesday: Magic Carpet Theater

Magic Carpet Theater will engage audiences in an interactive performance of stories including classics from Dr. Seuss, Maurice Sendak, and the Brothers Grimm with a positive message of caring and respect for others.

Groups or organizations must register by calling 269-968-8166, ext. 518.

Tuesday, July 18,

11 a.m. and 1 p.m.,

Miller Stone Building