Jun 152016
 

Tuesday, August 2, 6:30 pm, Arthur Miller Library

Exercise your mindOur Summer Reading program this year reminds us it’s important to exercise our mind as well as our body, so join us for this no-pressure book club!

If you are looking to get yourself out of a reading rut or to challenge your brain, read one or two of these books (or the entire list!) and join us on August 2 for a mind tingling book discussion.

  • Circling the Sun – Paula McLain
  • Choose your own autobiography – Neil Patrick Harris (Biography)
  • Eligible – Curtis Sittenfeld
  • Highly Illogical Behavior – John Corey Whaley
  • Just Fall – Nina Sadowsky
  • The Little Stranger – Sarah Waters
  • Luckiest Girl Alive – Jessica Knoll
  • The Martian – Andy Weir
  • A Mother’s Reckoning – Sue Klebold (Non-Fiction)
  • The Rook – Daniel O’Malley
  • Sarah’s Key – Tatiana de Rosnay
  • Seating Arrangements – Maggie Shipstead
  • Tara Road – Maeve Binchy
  • Trauma – Michael Palmer
  • What Angel’s Fear – C. S. Harris

Feel free to stop by the Miller Library for a bookmark of this list or to browse through a couple of these titles.

Register here or call 586.751.5377. This program will meet on Conference Room B on the 2nd floor of the Warren Community Center.

Jul 262016
 

Wednesday, August 3, 7 pm,  Warren Civic Center Library

solarsystemLearn about our amazing solar system when OCC physics instructor Jesse Mason returns to deliver a guided tour of our planetary neighborhood. Weather permitting, we will go outside to see the Perseid Meteor Shower through telescopes.

Call 586-574-4564  or register here.

Jul 262016
 

Thursday, August 4, 6 pm, Warren Civic Center Library

DrumsCome experience the magic of Japanese Taiko drumming and learn more about Japanese culture. All ages are welcome but children must be accompanied by an adult.

Register here or call 586-574-4564.

Jul 272016
 

Saturday, August 13, 6-10 pm, Arthur Miller Library

Teclimbersens from all Warren branches are invited to attend our Summer Reading Finale held at the Miller Library!

Teens who have completed 100 points in the Summer Reading Club are welcome to test their survival skills with an evening’s lessons in archery, fire-starting, identifying wild edibles and animal tracks. Come learn what it takes to survive in the wild!

Registration is required. Please call 586-751-5377 to register.

Open to teens entering 7th through 12th grades. This is a parent free event. Please enter though the Arden Ave entrance.

Jul 122016
 

Dragonmead LogoTuesday, August 16, 7:30 pm, Dragonmead Microbrewery

Join Books, Brew, & Banter each month to make new friends and enjoy good books, food, drink, and conversation together in a laid back atmosphere! You can pick up a copy of the book and a handout of possible discussion questions at the Miller Library circulation desk or check it out on your eReader (sample here). But don’t forget, even if you hate the book, or don’t finish it, come anyway! All are welcome.

The meeting will take place on Tuesday, August 16, 7:30 pm at Dragonmead Microbrewery. Dragonmead is located at 14600 E 11 Mile Rd, Warren, MI 48089. The phone number is 586.776.9428. Our book for August is The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield.

Registration is required for this event. Register here or call 586.751.5377. Please note: In order to give a head count to the venue, registration will close the day before to the event, so be sure to register early!