John Robertson

Jan 272016
 

Saturday, February 20, 2 pm, Maybelle Burnette Branch

Science-Explosion-800pxThe Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) Bureau of Laboratories is proud to announce their Explore Lab Science program. By introducing children to lab science at an early age, the MDHSS hopes it will interest them to in science so they may see this field as an option later in life when deciding on a college major or career. Children from Kindergarten to Grade 3 are invited to take part in this special fun and educational experience.

Registration is required. To register, please call 586.758.2115. 

Jan 282016
 

Saturday, February 6, 11 am, Maybelle Burnette Branch

Lea.Dives.InAmerican Girl dolls have delighted American girls with their vast array of ethnicities, accessories, and historical stories since 1986. Join the Burnette Branch in honoring the newest American Girl of the year in this special program. There will be American Girl activities, crafts, and snacks

Registration is required. To register, please call 586.758.2115. 

Jan 042016
 

Saturday, January 9, 11 pm, Miller Branch Library
Saturday, January 9, 2 pm, Burnette Branch Library

Seuss.What.Pet.Should.I.GetIn honor of the release of Dr. Seuss’ new book, What Pet Should I Get?,  we will present a special reading of the book. We will also welcome a local emergency veterinarian to discuss which animals would make good pets and which animals would not. Attendees are encouraged to bring in pictures of their own pets to help decorate the library. Finally, there will be a drawing held and the winner will receive a copy of the book. Please see library staff to learn how you can be entered in the contest.

Registration is required. To register, please call 586-751-5377 for Miller or  586-758-2115 for Burnette.

Dec 072015
 

Friday, December 11, 12 pm – 4 pm

BooksOn Friday, December 11 the Barnes & Noble Bookstore at 396 John R (across from Oakland Mall – click here for map) is hosting a bookfair for the Warren Public Library! We encourage all to stop by Barnes & Noble  and mention the bookfair – a percentage of your Barnes & Noble purchases will benefit the library.

Special events include crafts for children and Gingerbread Man story times at 1 pm and 3 pm!

Can’t make the bookfair? You can still support the library online from December 11 – December 16 by making a purchase through  Barnes & Noble’s website at http://barnesandnoble.com. On the payment screen, click the Apply Bookfair ID link and enter 11696432.

Thank you for your support – we hope to see you at our Barnes & Noble bookfair!

Oct 262015
 

Thursday, November 5, 6:30 pm, Maybelle Burnette Branch

Snowy.OwlHoo-hoo-hoo do we love? Why, the Lake St. Clair Metropark, of course! Join us at the Burnette Branch as Metropark staff naturalists  present a lively and informative look at the owls of Michigan. Fall is a busy time for animals as they begin to prepare for the long winter ahead, so it is a perfect time to learn about these amazing creatures. Prepare yourself to be enlightened and entertained.

Registration is required. To register, please call 586.758.2115. 

Sep 252015
 

MeLLogoDatabases that the Warren Public Library receives through the Michigan eLibrary (MeL) will be soon be changing.

On October 1, the following databases will not be available and will be removed from our database listings:

  • Books and Authors
  • Lansing State Journal
  • SIRS Discoverer and SIRS Renaissance
  • eLibrary and eLibrary Elementary
  • Job and Career Accelerator
  • 2 centers from Learning Express Library: Computer Skills Center  Skills for 21st Century Success

Also starting October 1, the following databases will be added:

  • Research in Context
  • Military and Intelligence
  • Britannica School, Britannica School – Learning Zone, Britannica School – Elementary, Britannica School – Middle, Britannica School – High

Feel free to leave a comment if you have any questions about any of the databases that we offer.