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Jun 072019
 

Wednesday, June 19, 6:00 pm, Dorothy Busch Branch

Jolyn Felten from bargainstobounty.com (a free online Michigan money-saving resource) is joining us to share ways to save the most with coupons at area grocery stores through strategic shopping. We’ll also learn how to find and organize coupons, understand the anatomy of coupons, utilize online savings resources, and stretch your money without coupons and more. It’s not that hard to lower the grocery budget- come and learn the tricks!

Registration required, call 586-353-0580 or register online.

Jun 062019
 

Tuesday, June 25, 6:30 pm, Maybelle Burnette Branch

puppy with service dog harnessPaws With a Cause is visiting the Burnette Library! Through custom-trained assistance dogs, Paws With a Cause enhances the independence and quality of life for people with disabilities. Join us as they describe how their program works, how they got started, and the many types of people they help. We will also get to meet and greet some of the puppies as well as fully trained service dogs!

This is an all-ages event. Registration is required – please call 586.758.2115 to register.

May 232019
 

Wednesday, June 26, 6:00 pm, Dorothy Busch Branch

Warren Astronomical Society LogoThis program is out of this world! Come out and hear Jonathan Kade, a member of the Warren Astronomical Society, discuss the universe around us.

Registration is required; space is limited. For more information or to register, call 586-353-0580 or register online.

May 312019
 

Our Summer Reading Programs for all ages begin Saturday, June 15 and every branch is kicking off Summer Reading with some out-of-this-world programs!

Maybelle Burnette Branch Library – 9:00am – 4:30pm – Summer Reading Opening Day

Come join us for a fun filled day of drop-in games, crafts and prizes! For more information, contact the Burnette Branch at 586-758-2115.

Arthur Miller Branch Library – 11:00am – 12:30pm – Discovery Under the Dome

Kick off Summer Reading with an out of this world experience in a full-immersion planetarium dome from Dinosaur Hill Nature Center. The show, “Earth’s Wild Ride” will fly you above the night sky and let you check out the earth from above! Movie run time is 50 minutes and children must be in grades K-5 and able to sit without an adult. Younger siblings can enjoy a story and craft in the gym as well. Registration required. Register online or by phone at 586-751-5377.

Dorothy Busch Branch Library – 1:00pm – 2:30 pm – Ming the Magnigficent

 Magician Ming Louie will be here to amaze and entertain us with his unique style of magic as we celebrate A Universe of Stories! After the show, make a craft and practice spinning the prize wheel!  Register online or by phone at 586-7353-0580.

Civic Center Library – 2:00pm – 3:00pm – Discovery Under the Dome

Discover your world in a digital, full immersion planetarium dome for an out-of-this-world experience! Children will enjoy Earth’s Wild Ride, and will fly through a lunar colony, soar over an erupting volcano, and ride a river through a canyon. An additional 30 minute program will take children on a tour of the night sky above the library. Movie run time is 50 minutes. Children must be able to enjoy the movie in the dome without their parents. Younger siblings are welcome to attend our Star Wars Storytime during the show.
Grades K-5 are welcome. Registration required.  Register online or by phone at 586-751-0770.

 

Civic Center Library – 2:00pm, 3:00pm, 4:00pm – Star Wars Storytimes

Children of all ages can attend a Star Wars Storytime. There will be stories and crafts about some of our favorite characters from the Star Wars movies. Costumes welcome! Registration required. Call the Civic Center Library at 586-751-0770 or register online (2:00pm session, 3:00pm session, 4:00pm session).

May 232019
 

Thursday, June 6, 6:30 pm, Civic Center Library

Marimba musician Paul Demick holding malletsWhile playing beautiful music from the greatest classical composers, Paul Demick shares his musical journey as well as interesting facts about the composers and their compositions. Furthermore, Paul will educate listeners on his wonderful instrument, the marimba. This is an adults only program.

Registration is required; call 586-751-0770 or register online.