Welcome to YDL's new newsletter, The Loop!

This large, vibrant, newspaper-style newsletter is new for YDL! You may download each page of The Loop below. A complete and always-updated listing of events is available in our events calendar.

Winter-Spring 2018

Download The Loop

This is a large file meant to be printed on 11"x17" pages--you may want to use the "zoom in" buttons to be able to see the text clearly. If you live in the YDL district, look for The Loop in your mailbox during the first two weeks of January, or pick up a printed copy at any library location.

Pages 1-3 >>
150th Anniversary; Washtenaw Reads; Thinking Money exhibit, House and Home exhibit; upcoming technology upgrades; Racial Justice Series: Interview with La'Ron Williams; National Library Week.

Pages 4-8 >>
Events listings for Adults, Teens, Youth, and Little Ones; Early Literacy Initiatives; World Languages for Kids; Putting Local History Online; Friends of YDL, Book Sales, Board Members and Meetings.

Winter 2018 Corrections

Page 4: 

- The date for the Pysanky Eggs program was incorrect in the print version of the newsletter. The correct date is March 22. The online edition has been corrected.

For the most up-to-date event information, visit our calendar at


Previous Editions of The Loop


Fall 2017

Pages 1-3 >>
Back to school, March and Congressman John Lewis, TALK Early Literacy Texting, Prime Time Family Reading, The Bookmobile

Pages 4-6 >>
Events listing: Special Events, Book Groups, Storytimes, Meetups

Pages 7-8 >>, Ypsi Seed Library, Classroom Cards, Hoopla, Beezy's Cafe, Friends of YDL, Board Members


Summer 2017 

Page 1: Summer Challenge & Our New Look >>

Page 2: Coney Day >>

Page 3: The Bookmobile >>

Pages 4-6: Events Listing >>

Page 7: Teens Get Creative >>

Page 8: Beezy's, Friends of YDL, and our Board >>

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October/November 2017 New & On Order DVD/Blu-ray
A listing of DVD's and Blu-ray added to the collection in October/November 2017
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