May 092015

Wednesday, June 17, 6 pm, Civic Center Library

Burnt.ToastWe are happy to welcome New York Times bestselling author Kathleen Flinn to the Civic Center Library to discuss her 2015 Michigan Notable Book Burnt Toast Makes You Sing Good: A Memoir of Food & Love from an American Midwest Family. A multi-generational account of her childhood in Michigan, Burnt Toast Makes You Sing Good has been called “a warm, quietly poignant treat” by Kirkus. It also includes recipes for some of the Midwest dishes she enjoyed as a child. Please join us for this chance to meet Kathleen Flinn!

This program will be held in the conference room next to the Civic Center Library. Registration is required for this event. Books will be available for sale and signing. Please call 586.574.4564 to register.

Mar 022015

Saturday, March 7, 1 pm, Arthur Miller Library

Micro chipMarch 8-14 is Teen Tech Week this year.  To kick-off the week, we’ll reuse some old technology bits for crafts and even try our hand at building solar powered nightlights!

Tween programs are meant for tweens age 10-14, however teens 15-17 are welcome as well! Please register so we have enough supplies; call 586-751-5377 to register.

Dec 212014

Friday, January 2,  1:00-3:30 pm, Arthur Miller Library

Tweens! We need your help to decorate and fillgoodie bag Goodie Bags to send to first responders, EMTs, police and firefighters. Stop in for this great opportunity to give back to our community and to be thankful for everything we received during the holiday season. We may even indulge in a little hot chocolate while we work!

Tween programs are for ages 10-14, but teens 15-17 are welcome as well! Please register so we have enough supplies, call 586.751.5377 to register.

Oct 152014

Friday, October 17, 6 pm, Miller Branch Library

Therezombie in crypt is still space available in this Friday’s after-hours lock-in at Miller Branch Library!  Tweens and teens ages 10-17 are invited to join local special effects trade school Astute Artistry for an evening of zombie and stage makeup – and, of course, pizza!  We will learn techniques for awesome Halloween makeup, fake wounds, and cool creative results.

Registration is appreciated ahead of time so that we will have enough pizza, but drop-ins are welcome.  Please note that permission slips are required, so parents must come in with their tweens when they drop them off to allow them to participate.    Call 586-751-5377 to register, or for more information.

See you there!