Dearborn Public Library is celebrating the 20th anniversary of Harry Potter’s book release June 26-29 with a week of themed activities.
As part of the celebration, the library is hosting a movie marathon. All eight Harry Potter films will be shown. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (the newest film in the series) will also be included as part of the library’s Blockbuster series, on Monday, June 26 at 7 p.m.
Children’s crafts will take place at Bryant and Esper branch libraries on June 27 and Henry Ford Centennial Library on June 28.
Teens will also have the opportunity to make wands on June 27 and partake in a Quidditch match on June 29.
Patrons of all ages are invited to pick up a Triwizard Tournament passport and work their way to all three library locations throughout July. Everyone has until Harry Potter’s birthday on July 31 to return their completed passports for a special prize.
Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone was published in the United Kingdom on June 26, 1997. Harry Potter books continue to be one of the most popular series in the library.
For more information, please visit dearbornlibrary.org, ask at any service desk, or call 313-943-2330.