Jun 152016

Thursday, July 7, 6:00 pm, Civic Center Conference Room

Chocolate-image-chocolate-36212107-1920-1061Even though the cacao tree doesn’t grow here in the Great  Lakes region, we consume the products made from its seeds often: chocolate!  This program looks at the history, ecology and manufacturing of one of our favorite treats.  We will also sample chocolate tasting as part of this educational yet sweet program.  Children are welcome but must be accompanied by an adult. Space is limited.

Register here or call 586-574-4564.

Jun 222016

Monday, July 18 & 25, 2:00 pm, Civic Center Library, Conference Room

jobThe Warren Public Library is excited to partner with Macomb St. Clair Michigan Works! to help the community gain the knowledge and ability to write a cutting edge resume. In addition to resume writing, let us help you understand the different types of job interviews, including  pre-interview preparation and post-interview skills.  Don’t miss this opportunity!

Call 586-574-4564 to register.

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.

Jun 142016

Monday, June 20, 6:00 pm, Civic Center Conference Room for the movie

Thursday, June 23, 6:00 pm, Civic Center Library Twain Room for the book discussion

ttwJoin us for a fun, new program! Watch the movie on Monday night, read the book on your own. Discuss both on Thursday night in a librarian led discussion. Our first movie/book combo will be The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger. Copies are available at the Civic Center Library circulation desk.

Register here or call 586-574-4564.