Appy Hour

Stream music and movies, download books and audiobooks, and read digital magazines, all for free with your library card. Drop into the Creative Space with your digital devices and learn from our digital services librarian how to install and use the Libby, Hoopla, and Freegal apps. 

Mondays, 5-8 p.m. 
Nov. 7, 14, 21, and 28 
Dec. 5, 12, and 19
Helen Warner Branch

Tuesdays, 10-11 a.m. 
Nov. 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29 
Dec. 6, 13, and 20 
Downtown Creative Space

Seeking the Lord: The Search for the Jarvis Lord Shipwreck

Join shipwreck hunter and author Ross Richardson in exploring the depths of Northern Lake Michigan while looking for lost ships and missing aircraft. Dive down to Lake Michigan’s newest shipwreck discovery and meander through the histories and mysteries of the Manitou Passage, the most dangerous place in Lake Michigan.  

Monday, Dec. 5, 6 p.m. 
Downtown Programming Room 
This program will also stream live on Willard's Facebook page, YouTube, and

Researching Your Home’s History

Ever wondered what your walls would say if they could talk? Learn how to research the history of homes with the Historical Society of Michigan and discover the stories behind the buildings we live in, including helpful resources.  

Thursday, Dec. 8, 6 p.m. 
Helen Warner Branch

Willard Library Partners With Veterans Affairs

Are you a Veteran that has questions about preparing and submitting claims to the Department of VA, emergency financial support, burial benefits, survivor benefits, ordering military documents, or are you in need of a general advocate? Calhoun County Veteran Affairs stands ready to assist! We encourage veterans and their families to attend.  

Thursday, Dec. 15, 1-2 pm. 
Downtown Programming Room