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Tuesday, September 29, 6:00 pm, Zoom

Come join us via Zoom as we welcome Michigan author Abra Berens. Ms. Berens will be discussing her first cookbook, Ruffage: A Practical Guide to Vegetables. Written from her experiences as a chef, former farmer, and everyday eater, Ruffage was named a 2020 Michigan Notable Book by the Library of Michigan.

This program will include a live talk, recipe demo, and question and answer session.

Registration is required for this program. Register here. Please be sure to register with your email address. Zoom meeting details will be emailed to the address you provide in your registration the day before the program. Do not share Zoom Meeting details with others.

If you have questions about using Zoom, please contact the Arthur Miller Branch Library before the day of the program at 586.751.5377.

 Posted by on September 2, 2020
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Tuesday, September 15, 6:00 pm, Zoom

Award-winning author and pop culture historian Marty Gitlin hosts this fun, nostalgic and enlightening presentation based on his book, A Celebration of Animation: The 100 Greatest Cartoon Characters in Television History. He is the only author to actually rank the greatest cartoon characters ever, such as Popeye, Bugs Bunny, Mickey Mouse, Scooby Doo, Snoopy and SpongeBob SquarePants. He will discuss the criteria he used to rank the best of the best and speak about their impact on American pop culture. Be ready for a fun filled program!

Registration is required for this program. Register here. Please be sure to register with your email address. Zoom meeting details will be emailed to the address you provide in your registration the day before the program. Do not share Zoom Meeting details with others.

If you have questions about using Zoom, please contact the Arthur Miller Branch Library before the day of the program at 586.751.5377.

 Posted by on September 2, 2020
Aug 192020
 

Do you have kids who can’t get enough books about princesses? Dinosaurs? Unicorns? Perhaps you yourself might want something different, perhaps a different genre or author? Give the library a call and let us help!

All Warren Public Library branches are now offering Book Bundles to go. Simply give us a call and let us know the topic, genre, or author you are interested in, and the age level. Our staff will hand-pick a selection of 5 books for you, and you can pick them an hour after you call.

Jun 012020
 

Imagine Your Story with this year’s Summer Reading Clubs!

Summer Reading Club is going on now and runs from Monday, June 1 – Monday, September 7. This year, all of our clubs are online. There are clubs for babies (0-2 years), children (age 3 – 2nd grade & 3rd grade – 6th grade), teen, and adults.

Signing up is simple: visit our Summer Reading Club site and create an account. As you read books this summer enter them in your reading log. The more books you read the more points you earn which gets you entries for wonderful prizes. Prizes this year include a Kindle Fire and various gift cards for adults, a Nintendo Switch or bike for teens, a Nintendo Switch or bike for kids, and stuffed animals for babies.

Happy reading and enjoy your summer!

Apr 172020
 

Online Event – Wednesday, April 22, 6:00 PM

We are pleased to announce our “Let’s Go Green!” program will be presented via Zoom so everyone can attend from home.  Please include your email address when registering so that login information can be sent to you.  You can also contact jbabcock@cityofwarren.org to sign up.

In recognition of the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day, Gerald Hasspacher of the Southeast Michigan Group of the Sierra Club will give an environmental awareness presentation. Topics discussed will include energy, watersheds, hazardous chemicals in everyday products, and native/invasive birds, plants, and trees. He’ll also give tips for the yard/garden and reducing energy usage.