May 172024

Maybelle Burnette Branch Library

Join other garden enthusiasts and wannabe enthusiasts to plant and tend to the raised garden beds behind the Burnette Library.

No experience is needed. Weather permitting. We also recommend bringing a pair of gloves, a water bottle, and a hat or sunglasses.

Meeting Dates will be Wednesdays:
May 22, 10:00 am – Planting Day
June 26, 9:30 am – Weeding & Maintenance
July 17, 9:30 am – Weeding & Maintenance
August 21, 9:30 am – Weeding & Maintenance

The Burnette Garden Club welcomes members of all ages, however, we do suggest children be at least 5 years old to participate.  Garden club meets outside behind the library at the garden beds. 

Registration requested; register online or call the library at 586.353.0579 to be registered.

May 172024

Tuesday, June 4, 6:00-7:30 pm, Maybelle Burnette Branch Library

Join Akisha Johnson, Litigation Director at Lakeshore Legal Aid, for an informational presentation on Social Security (SSD/SSI). Topics of discussion will include an overview of Social Security and eligibility requirements, the application process, appealing a denial, and tips for navigating common challenges.

Registration is required; please register online or call 586.353.0579. This presentation will be held in the Burnette Library’s Community Meeting Room.

The information provided in this presentation does not, and is not intended to, constitute legal advice; instead, all information, content, and materials provided are for general informational purposes only. Information in this presentation may not constitute the most up-to-date legal or other information.

Mar 022024

Tuesday, March 26, 2024, 6:30-7:30 pm, Maybelle Burnette Branch

Is trying to get a book read by a certain deadline stressing you out? Join us for a No-Pressure Book Club instead!

There is no required reading in the book club alternative. Come for a friendly atmosphere, a little coffee or tea, and you only need to be ready discuss your favorite books, magazines, short stories, blogs, or podcasts.

This program will take place in the board room. Registration is required as space is limited; register here or call 586.353.0579 to register.

Jan 192024

Tuesday, February 6, 2024, 6:00-7:30 pm, Maybelle Burnette Branch

Join other fiber arts enthusiasts for a casual evening of fun and conversation. Bring your own project and supplies. Anyone who knits, crochets, felts, or creates with any other type of fiber art is welcome to attend.

Adults and teens ages 16+ only. There will be no instruction, projects, or supplies provided.

Registration not required but preferred. Register here or call 586.353.0579.  Fiber Arts Meetup will take place in the board room.

Oct 212022

Friday, October 28, 6:00-8:00 pm, Arthur Miller Library

Tweens and teens can celebrate Halloween with an after hours lock-in at the Miller Library with frightfully fun games, creepy crafts, and plenty of candy!

Costumes encouraged! Only pop and candy will be served.

Ages 10-14, teens 15-17 welcome, too. This is a parent-free event.

Registration required; please call 586.751.5377 or use our register online with the Library’s program calendar.