Jun 152020

While we are not open to the public yet, we are happy to announce that we are offering curbside pickup of physical library items at the Warren Civic Center Library.

Here are the main details regarding curbside pickup:

1. Curbside pickup is only available at the Warren Civic Center Library.

2. Curbside pickup hours are Mon. & Wed. 12pm-7:30pm, Tues, Thurs, and Fri. 9am-4:30pm. Curbside pickup is NOT available on Saturday.

3. Please call ahead to let us know you are coming and give us an hour before you arrive so that we can make sure we have all of your items available. The phone number is 586.751.0770.

4. The curbside pickup location is located on the south side of the library (the children’s area side of the library) near the butterfly garden. There are signs showing where you should park.

5. Call when you arrive so that we can bring your items out to you. You will need to show your driver’s license or library card.

For complete details see http://www.warrenlibrary.net/curbside-pickup/

Feb 272020

Tuesday, March 19, 6:00 pm, Civic Center Library

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Join Mark Kilgore from CARE of Southeastern Michigan to learn how you can help stem the opioid overdose crisis. Attendees will receive a free dose of Narcan, Narcan kits, and medication safety training.

Registration is required for this adults only program. Register online or call 586.574.4564.

Feb 242020

Tuesday, March 10, 6:30 pm, Civic Center Library

People throwing mortarboards in air at graduation.

Macomb County Community College will present a program that is designed to help parents and students understand more about the college process and how to prepare for college while still in high school. Topics to be discussed include career investigation, college discovery, and how to use resources that are available to high school and junior high students and parents to plan for the steps beyond high school.

Families are encouraged to attend this program. It will be held in the Conference Room located outside the library in Warren City Hall. Register online or call 586.574.4564.

Feb 242020

Thursday, March 5, 6 pm, Civic Center Library

ForensicAre you a fan of TV channel Investigation Discovery and shows such as Forensic Files? Are you interested in how police solve missing person cases? If so, plan on attending this program as we welcome back Michigan State Police Lieutenant Sarah Krebs to discuss her work as a forensic artist.

Forensic art is any art that aids in the apprehension or conviction of a criminal offender or helps identify unknown deceased persons.  Detective Krebs will  explain how her evidence-based drawings and three-dimensional reconstructions aid in the investigation of unidentified remains, the apprehension of suspects, and the resolution of missing person cases.

Please join us for this fascinating look at police work! This event will take place in the conference room outside of the Civic Center Library. Register online or call 586.574.4564.

Jan 292020

Available during the month of February at Civic Center Library

Stop by the children’s area of the library to participate in a Black History Month scavenger hunt for children ages 5 and up. After you complete the scavenger hunt, turn in your answer form to enter in our prize drawing that will be held at the end of the month.