Paw Paw District Library


1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Ask us how you can help your child prepare for school.



For children ages 1-8, ask us how you can receive

a FREE book during the month of your child's birthday!


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 10:00am and 11:00am


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

Curious Readers Club

2nd - 5th graders
Join in on our trivia tournament about
"Chocolate Fever" by Robert Kimmel Smith.
Space is limited so registration is required.

Trivia Tournament: Tues., March 6th: 4:00pm


Van Buren County Teen
Creative Writing Challenge

Students in grades 7-12 (or home school equivalent)
can sign up and submit an original work.
Check out for more
information and to register.

Thursday, Feb. 1st - Saturday, Apr. 14th


Pages 'N Pizza

Join our middle school book discussion while
enjoying pizza. All registered students
(6th-8th grade) will get one copy of selected
book to keep! Title: "The Iron Trial"
by Holly Black and Cassandra Clare

Sign up begins: Mon., Feb. 12th
Book Discussion: Wed., Mar. 21st: 3:00 pm


Teen Cuisine

Krystal Avila will present this hands-on cooking
program that teaches students in grades 6-12
important life skills for eating smart. This is a
6-week session on Tuesday afternoons.
Registration is full.

Tuesdays: Jan. 23 - Feb. 27: 3:00 - 4:00pm



Library users with a valid library card can print
a pass to one of the 70+ participating cultural
institutions at the
website. Some cultural partners offer complimentary
or reduced price admission; others, discounts in their
gift shop or other exclusive offers. Each Michigan
Activity Pass expires one week from the date it is printed.



Due to the nature of Michigan winters,
we may, on occasion, need to be closed
for the safety of both staff and patrons.
You will not be charged for fines on these
days. We do post a notice on
and Facebook. If unsure, please feel
free to call us at 657-3800.



Join us to watch the teams go head-to-head
in a trivia tournament.

Wednesday, March 7th at 6:00 pm


It's a half day of school! Join us for St.
Patrick's Day crafts and more.

Friday, March 16th at 11:00am -2:00pm


Conversational Spanish. Free informal, conversational
Spanish for all levels and all ages led by Hugo Pantoja.

Every Tuesday at 6:00pm

ESL for Spanish Speakers. Free informal,
 conversational English as a second language
for all ages led by Hugo Pantoja.

Every Thursday at 6:00pm


Tai Chi

Ed Kehoe leads the group in Sun Style Tai Chi.
Cost is $80 for the 8 week session or $12 per session.

Wednesdays through February 28th: 6:00 - 7:00pm


The Memory Cafe

Individuals with early to moderate forms of dementia,
as well as those who worry about memory problems
can gather with their care partner/family/friends
to relax and enjoy socialization, refreshments, discussion,
and entertainment in a safe, supportive environment.

Program is the first Friday of every month:
10:30am - noon
Reservations recommended: Call 657-3800


Color Me Happy and Crafts

Coloring isn't just for kids anymore! Join us for
coloring in various designs and patterns. This
practice stimulates the brain while generating
wellness and quietness. This event will take place
the second and fourth Mondays of every month.

Monday, March 12th: 2:00pm-4:00pm
Monday, March 26th: 2:00pm-4:00pm


Adult Book Club

Join us in the program room for our adult book
club meeting. We will have two sessions on
the second Tuesday of every month.

Tuesday, March 13th:
noon and 6:00pm at the library
Title: Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly

Got a technology question?

Submit your question to Jeremie Coplin and
he will get back to you with a response.
Please provide as much detail as possible.


Paw Paw resident library card holders can
instantly borrow digital movies, music, eBooks
and more, 24/7 with your library card. Download the
App to your mobile device or go to the hoopla website.



Broadway in Chicago's Hamilton
Cost: $115 includes roundtrip bus and show tickets.

Tuesday, May 8th | 1:15pm-2:15am


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