|**New date*** Monday, June 3, 5:45 pm-8:15 pm
Are you stuck in a rut? Want to do something different with your career? This workshop will explore different career directions using your skills, talents and passions. We start by answering the question “What do you want to do with your life?” and try to use the skills and experience you already have to move into that next career. This class is presented by Michigan Works.
|June 17-August 3
Read books for chances to win prizes (but mostly for your own enjoyment, of course)! For more information, visit our Adult Summer Reading Page.
|Saturday, June 29 at 2:00 pm
Find some good books to read or listen to by sampling a smorgasbord of titles we have laid out for you.
|Monday, June 17 at 7:00 pm
"Birding" is getting outdoors to see and learn about birds. The presentation uses photos, videos, and audio to explain the joy of birding and lays out a strategy for birding in the Great Lakes State. Presented by Greg Bodker, an avid birder since 2006 who has led birding trips for the Michigan Audubon and was on its Board of Directors for three years.
|Saturday, June 22 at 2:00 pm
You've heard electronic music, and now you can see how it's made and how you can make your own! Presented by Henry Birdseye, who's been making music with synthesizers for over 40 years.
|Thursday, July 11 at 7:00 pm
Joe Oldenburg, retired librarian and former Michigan history professor at Oakland Community College, will talk about the first Native American tribes to live in Michigan-their clothing, food, shelter, religious beliefs, warfare, transportation, land ownership, and reservations. He will also include the removal of some tribes to the West and the coming of casinos to Native American lands.
|Thursday, July 18 at 7:00 pm
July 20th marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Lunar Module landing. Join us for a presentation on the moon landing by Gerry Chevrier, NASA Solar System Ambassador.