Library News

Meet Yasmin! by Saadia Faruqi
This Week's New Arrivals

Fall in love with a great book. Check out this week's new arrivals!

Oct 4, 2018
Lord of the Gourd

Pat Harrison, AKA "Lord of the Gourd" will present a pumpkin sculpting program at the library Tuesday, October 2. Drop in between 3:00 pm-7:00 pm and watch him create Halloween masterpieces.  This is a "must see" program!  The Lord of the Gourd has traveled Michigan for 20 years doing carving demonstrations.  

Oct 2, 2018
Sea Prayer by Khaled Hosseini
This Week's New Arrivals

Fall is here! Get cozy with some great new reads from this week's new arrivals.

Sep 27, 2018
Get Ready to Vote!

Today is National Voter Registration Day! To celebrate, we've added a new Voter Information section to our library homepage. 

Register to vote by October 9 to vote in the election on November 6. Register with the City Clerk

On Monday, October 15 at 6:30 pm, we will be hosting the League of Woman Voters of NW Wayne County for a non-partisan presentation of the Pros and Cons of each statewide ballot proposal. Please join us to learn more about Michigan's upcoming ballot proposals:

  • Proposal 18-1: Legalization of Marijuana
  • Proposal 18-2: Redistricting Reform 
  • Proposal 18-3: Voting Reforms 
Sep 25, 2018
Banned Books Week

Happy Banned Books Week! Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read. Typically held during the last week of September, it highlights the value of free and open access to information.

This year, we will be celebrating with a special presentation on Banned Books: Comic Book Censorship in the 1950s. Please join us to welcome local comic book enthusiast and collector John Lay on Tuesday, September 25 at 7:00 pm as he discusses comic book censorship and brings a selection of comic books from that era.

Learn more about censorship and the Top 10 Most Challenged Books of 2017 from the American Library Association.  

Sep 24, 2018
Enemies in Love by Alexis Clark
This Week's New Arrivals

Do you love a good book on a rainy day? Settle in with one of this week's new arrivals!

Sep 20, 2018

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