Feb 222021
 

All Warren Public Libraries will be reopening on March 1, 2021 for public service. Covid-19 procedures as established in 2020-2021 will be required, including temperature checks and building entry screening questionnaires. Masks must be worn at all times while in the library. Computer stations will be sanitized after each use.

Duration of time for patrons in the library will be 90 minutes total, including faxing, printing, browsing, reference, interlibrary loan of materials, item checkout, and computer use. Computer use is limited to 60 minutes.

Curbside pickup will be available upon request, for the elderly and persons with disabilities.

Reservations will not be accepted for study rooms and conference rooms until further notice.

Library programs will continue to be conducted virtually.

Branch hours for the reopening are as follows:

  • Civic Center Branch – Hours
    • Monday, Wednesday: 12:00 pm – 6:30 pm
    • Tuesday, Thursday: 9:00 am – 6:30 pm
    • Friday: 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
    • Saturday: 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Arthur Miller Branch – Hours
    • Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
    • Tuesday, Thursday: 12:00 pm – 6:30 pm
  • Dorothy Busch Branch – Hours
    • Monday, Wednesday: 12:00 pm – 6:30 pm
    • Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
  • Maybelle Burnette Branch – Hours
    • Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
    • Tuesday, Thursday: 12:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Feb 182021
 
Creativebug logo with tagline "You're More Creative Than You Think"

We are happy to announce the Warren Public Library cardholders now have access to our newest resource: Creativebug!

Creativebug features thousands of online art and craft classes taught by expert instructors. Login to Creativebug and create an account with your library card number. You will then be able to access classes on knitting, quilting, painting, and much more! Watch the classes anytime, anywhere. Since the classes never expire, you can start and stop projects at your own pace. No pressure, just possibilities!

You can find Creativebug and all of other other research sources from our databases page.

Feb 032021
 

Pickup Available Monday, February 1, Miller Branch Library

We invite you to join our newest program at the Miller Library: Raising Readers! This program is for our youngest of library patrons (ages 0-2) and follows the Library of Michigan’s Ready to Read program. It focuses on talking, singing, reading, writing, and playing. Each month will focus on a different theme and we will offer a take home kit with a board book, finger puppet, egg shaker, scarf, and various songs, rhymes and a simple craft to go along with the theme.

The theme for the month of February is colors. To obtain a kit please call the Miller Library at 586-751-5377.

Dec 282020
 

Friday, January 1 – Sunday, February 14, Online

Tweens and teens can try their hand at solving a mystery by joining a virtual scavenger hunt with MI Library Quest.

An anonymous tip has come in that a thief will steal an iconic Michigan landmark on Valentine’s Day. Follow the instructions on the MI Library Quest website to search for clues hidden on our and other Michigan library websites to figure out who the thief is and prevent the crime.

Those tweens and teens who complete this virtual scavenger hunt by February 14 will be entered into a drawing to win a prize!

The quest runs from January 1-February 14, for tweens and teens ages 10-17.

Please be sure to enter Warren Public Library as your library on the submission form in order to be entered in our prize drawing.

Feb 032021
 

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 6:00 pm, Zoom

Note: This class has been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Looking for your next library read, but don’t know where to go when navigating the library catalog? This class is for you! We will go over some tips and tricks to make searching easier, as well as look at some other resources and websites to help you find the next book you want to read!

Register online or call 586-751-5377. Be sure to include your email when registering – Zoom meet up info will be emailed out one day prior to the event.