Battle Creek, MI

Battle Creek is best known as the birthplace of cornflakes cereal which was invented by Will Keith Kellogg in 1906. This U.S. city is located in Southcentral Michigan and is home to over 51,000 residents and three major cereal companies including Kellogg Company. At one point, Battle Creek had over 100 different cereal companies. On a good day, visitors may be able to smell the scent of cereal in the air. Battle Creek was home to a basic training site for American soldiers during World War I. Battle Creek got its name from a skirmish between government land surveyors and Native Americans. Popular attractions in Battle Creek include Binder Park Zoo, Fort Custer Recreation Area, Leila Arboretum, Goguac Lake, and the Kingsman Museum. Visitors can visit W.K. house sites in Kellogg Park by appointment only. Battle Creek has fun special events, such as the World’s Longest Breakfast Table, the Taste of Battle Creek, and the International

Tuesday, July 23rd 2019

9:00am
Vinyl Lab Drop-in

Primary Event Type: Class Primary Age Group: Adult No Registration

Willard Library
7 W. Van Buren St., Battle Creek, MI 49017, Vinyl Lab
11:00am
Super Tuesdays: The Storytellers

Primary Event Type: Family Program Primary Age Group: School Age Patron and Staff Registration

Willard Library
77 Capital Ave NE, Battle Creek, MI 49017
Event Series
6:30pm
Super Tuesdays: The Storytellers

Primary Event Type: Family Program Primary Age Group: School Age Patron and Staff Registration

Willard Library
77 Capital Ave NE, Battle Creek, MI 49017
Event Series

Wednesday, July 24th 2019

11:00am
Baby Shark Story Time

Primary Event Type: Storytime Primary Age Group: Preschool No Registration

Willard Library
7 W. Van Buren St., Battle Creek, MI 49017, Meeting Room
11:00am
Pop Art Workshop With Michael Albert

Primary Event Type: Teen Program Primary Age Group: Teen No Registration

Willard Library
7 W. Van Buren St., Battle Creek, MI 49017, Lower Level
Event Series
5:00pm
Pop Art Workshop With Michael Albert

Primary Event Type: Teen Program Primary Age Group: Teen No Registration

Willard Library
7 W. Van Buren St., Battle Creek, MI 49017, Lower Level
Event Series

Thursday, July 25th 2019

11:00am
Read With Me: 'Class Dismissed'

Primary Event Type: Family Program Primary Age Group: School Age No Registration

Willard Library
36 Minges Creek Place, Battle Creek, MI 49015, Helen Warner Branch

Friday, July 26th 2019

10:00am
CATCH for Seniors: Mobile Health Kiosk

Primary Event Type: Adult Program Primary Age Group: Adult No Registration

Willard Library
7 W. Van Buren St., Battle Creek, MI 49017, Parking Lot

Saturday, July 27th 2019

1:00pm
Movie Days @ the Library: How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

Primary Event Type: Family Program Primary Age Group: School Age No Registration

Willard Library
7 W. Van Buren St., Battle Creek, MI 49017, Meeting Room

Monday, July 29th 2019

6:30pm
Baby Shark Story Time

Primary Event Type: Storytime Primary Age Group: Preschool No Registration

Willard Library
7 W. Van Buren St., Battle Creek, MI 49017, Meeting Room

Tuesday, July 30th 2019

9:00am
Vinyl Lab Drop-in

Primary Event Type: Class Primary Age Group: Adult No Registration

Willard Library
7 W. Van Buren St., Battle Creek, MI 49017, Vinyl Lab
11:00am
Super Tuesdays: The Storytellers

Primary Event Type: Family Program Primary Age Group: School Age Patron and Staff Registration

Willard Library
77 Capital Ave NE, Battle Creek, MI 49017
Event Series
6:30pm
Super Tuesdays: The Storytellers

Primary Event Type: Family Program Primary Age Group: School Age Patron and Staff Registration

Willard Library
77 Capital Ave NE, Battle Creek, MI 49017
Event Series

Wednesday, July 31st 2019

11:00am
The Many Wonders of the Moon

Primary Event Type: Family Program Primary Age Group: School Age No Registration

Willard Library
7 W. Van Buren St., Battle Creek, MI 49017, Meeting Room