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Posted on: June 17, 2019

Synthesizers in the Library

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Presented by Henry Birdseye, who's been making music with synthesizers for over 40 years. Join us for an exploration of this contemporary art form on Saturday, June 22 in the Community Room. Registration is required, and is available via our online event ...

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Posted on: June 5, 2019

Children's Summer Reading Book Club

A Universe of Stories

The Children's Summer Reading Book Club: A Universe of Stories

Join today!  The reading program is open to all students ages 3-12.  Set and meet your own reading goals.  Prizes include books, gift cards, book bags, t-shirts, game...

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Posted on: June 5, 2019

Summer Activity Centers for Ages 3-12

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Summer Activity Centers for ages 3-12This summer’s program theme is “A Universe of Stories!”  Each week, the children's department  offer a different space theme that features a variety of activities and cra...

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Teen Summer Reading Program

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Register for our Summer Reading Program starting June 17th. We’ve made it simpler this year.  You just have to log the number of minutes you read over a 7-week period. Ideally, your goal should be to read at least 20 minutes a day. &...

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Posted on: June 5, 2019

Adult Summer Reading Program

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For more information, please see our Adult Summer Reading page.

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Teen SRP Kickoff: Teen Bingo (6th - 12th graders)

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Kick off the Teen Summer Reading Program with Book Bingo!  You might win a new book to get you started on your summer reading.  Registration is required.  

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Posted on: June 10, 2019

Alex Thomas & Friends: Claymation Workshop (6th - 12th graders)

Wallace and Gromit

Explore the stop-motion animation process of Claymation.  Participants will learn about the tools necessary to make their own Claymation films.  Registration is required.

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Posted on: June 5, 2019

Space Shirts

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Space Shirts –  Tuesday, June 25 - 9:30a & 10:30a

For older kids, ages 9-12, who like more challenging tasks.  Create a tie-dye space shirt.  Bring a clean, prewashed white, or light colored t-shirt. &am...

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Posted on: May 23, 2019

Movie Matinee: Mystery Movie - Thursday, June 27th @ 2:00

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Viewers won't know the title until the movie starts. We'll give clues each week for the three weeks leading up to the movie. Here are your first two clues:

Clue: #2: The movie is shot in black & white, although movies had been shot in color for decades...

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Posted on: June 5, 2019

Space Bubbles

Bubble Man Ron Loyd

Space Bubbles  Monday, July 1 - 10:30-11:15a Recommended for ages 5 and up.Ron the Bubbleman brings famous science program to the library and demonstrates the Saturn Bubble, Moon Rising Bubble, and many more.  Registration begin...

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Posted on: March 30, 2019

Portraits of Oliver Williams and Mary Williams are on display

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We have portraits of Oliver and Mary Williams on loan from the Detroit Historical Museum. They are on display in the library's circulation lobby until the end of July. Read more about Oliver Williams and his family here.

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