Feb 282019
 

We are celebrating the life and works of beloved children’s book author Theodor Geisel, better know as Dr. Seuss with special events at several of our branches in March! Please join us for the festivities!

Dr. Seuss’s Birthday! – Saturday, March 2, 11 am – 12 pm  – Miller Branch Library
Let’s celebrate this famous author by reading some of his wonderful stories. We’ll make some Oobleck to go along with “Bartholomew and The Oobleck” and make a treat to go along with “Green Eggs and Ham”. This program is for children ages 4-11. Registration required; call 586-751-5377 to register.

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss! – Saturday, March 2, 2 pm – 3 pm  – Civic Center Library
Celebrate the birthday of Dr. Seuss with stories, crafts and a sweet birthday treat! This program is for all ages. Registration required; call 586-751-0770 to register or register online.

Seuss Party – Monday, March 4,  6:30 pm – 7:30 pm – Busch Branch Library
Dr. Seuss fans rejoice! We’ll celebrate one of our favorite authors with book and a craft. This program is for children ages 3-8. Registration required; call 586-353-0580 or register online.

Oct 292018
 

Thursday, November 15, 6 pm, Warren Civic Center Library

Please join us as we welcome is an award-winning journalist Susan Whitall to the Civic Center Library. Susan will be discussing her newest book Joni on Joni: Interviews and Encounters with Joni Mitchell. Joni on Joni collects 27 newspaper, magazine, television, and radio interviews with singer-songwriter Mitchell. Library Journal calls it a  “fascinating portrait of an artist is highly recommended for Mitchell’s fans and readers interested in the creative ­process.

Please join us to meet Susan Whitall and learn more about legendary musician Joni Mitchell. Books will be available for purchase and signing.

Register online or call 586.574.4564.

Sep 172018
 

Wednesday, October 17, 6 pm, Miller Library

The Faygo Book is the social history of a company that has forged a bond with a city and its residents for more than a century. The story of Faygo, Detroit’s beloved soda pop, begins over a hundred years ago with two Russian immigrant brothers who were looking to get out of the baking business.

Author Joe Grimm mixes the ingredients of a successful beverage company confected in dicey times in a boom-and-bust town. The Faygo Book is the story of a pop, a people, and a place. These stories and facts will tickle the taste buds and memories of Detroiters and Faygo lovers everywhere. There WILL be a pop quiz!

Registration is required. Register here or call 586.751.5377.