Oct 182016

Tuesday, October 25, 6:00 pm, Warren Civic Center Library

picture1College costs continue to rise and individuals and families  continue to wonder how they will manage. Are there scholarships and grants available? How do you get them? We will have an expert from the Michigan Department of Treasury with us to answer your questions.

Register here or call 586-574-4564.

Oct 182016

Thursday, October 27, 6:00 pm, Warren Civic Center Library

jilljackJoin us as we welcome local musician Jill Jack to the Warren Public Library. By combining her gifts as a conceptual visionary with a gathering of musical influences, Jill touches our hearts with her melodies and lyrics. All ages are welcome, but children must be accompanies by an adult.

Register here or call 586-574-4564

Oct 132016

Thursdays, October 27-November 17, 6:30 pm, Arthur Miller Library

Explorewriting poetry through reading, writing, and editing with poet Lisa Folkmire. During this four week workshop, participants will read poets from around the world, such as Margaret Atwood, Rumi, Wiswala Szymborska, and Zbigniew Herbert, generate new poetry, and work on the editing process.

Workshop will be held in Meeting Room 415 in the Warren Community Center, down the hall from the Miller Library.

Space is limited, registration is required. Register here or call 586.751.5377.

Sep 162016

Thursdays, September 22-October 27, 5:30 pm, Owen Jax Recreation Center

prime-timeThe Warren Public Library is pleased to offer Prime Time Family Reading Time, a free six-week program of reading, group discussion, and storytelling for families with children age 6-10.  At each session families will enjoy a dinner together, followed by a reading of two children’s stories.  A group discussion will take place about topics from the stories such as fairness,  courage and dreams.  Younger children will be supervised at no charge during the program and take part in their own activities. Free books and door prizes will also be distributed.

To register for the six-week series call 586-751-0770. Ages 6 to 10 accompanied by their families. This program will be at Owen Jax Recreation Center (8207 E. Nine Mile Rd., Warren). Transportation can be provided if needed.

Prime Time Family Reading Time in Warren is funded in part by Michigan Humanities Council, an affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.