Oct 262017
 

Monday,  October 30, 6:00 pm, Civic Center Library

Celebrate Family History Month by learning to explore your roots using Heritage Quest, a genealogy database available through the library! Search the complete U.S. federal census (1790-1940) in the library or at home. Also covered will be tips and tricks for beginners, the Ancestry Library Edition database, and valuable free websites that will jump-start your search into your family’s past.

Registration online here or call 586-574-4564.

Sep 302017
 

Wednesday, October 25, 6:00 pm, Civic Center Library

In 2009 at age 23, Drew Philp bought an abandoned  house in Detroit for $500. Arriving with no job, no friends, and no money, his memoir,  A $500 House in Detroit describes his time rehabbing his house from foundation to roof.

A $500 House in Detroit is “a standout” according to Kirkus Reviews.  Library Journal said it is “highly recommended” and  Publisher’s Weekly called it “an impassioned memoir”.

Don’t miss your chance to listen to and meet author Drew Philp! Books will be available to be purchased and signed at this event. You can register here or call 586-751-0770.

Oct 042017
 

Monday, October 23, 6 pm, Civic Center Library

This interactive program combines performance with a “hands on” opportunity for people who want to experience a hammered dulcimer up close and personal. You will get to hear, to touch, and even to play a hammered dulcimer. All ages are welcome, but children must be accompanied by an adult.
Register online here or call 586-574-4564.

Oct 042017
 

Wednesday, October 11, 6 pm, Civic Center Library

Nancie Petrucelli is the coordinator and senior genetic counselor of the Cancer Genetic Counseling Service at the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute. She will discuss the impact that personal and family history has on their chance of developing cancer as, well as the risk to other family members.  Registration online here or call 586-574-4564.

Oct 042017
 

Wednesday, October 4, 6 pm, Civic Center Library

Come share ideas and spend some dedicated time working on projects. You will be able to make a homemade greeting card or two.  Bring pictures and any supplies you would like. The library will provide paper, adhesives, stamping supplies, and a Cricut machine.   Register online here or call 586-574-4564.