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Ferndale Proves that “Libraries Rock” with Resources, Events, and More

April 2nd 2019

Ferndale Proves that “Libraries Rock” with Resources, Events, and More (Ferndale Area District Library, April 2, 2019) Check out our “Get Involved Guide” for more stories about local organizations. Thank you to Bosco Lounge for sponsoring this series.  Want to contribute a write up of a group you care about?  Message editor@oc115.com with your idea. […]

Teens Can Connect with Fellow Anime Fans at Ferndale Library

June 20th 2018

Teens Can Connect with Fellow Anime Fans at Ferndale Library  (Jeff Milo, June 20, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Anime Clubs are a great way for the Ferndale Library’s Youth Services Librarians to facilitate a fun, laid-back, and culturally-enlightening program for teens inside an inclusive and welcoming environment. Teens can be among the toughest of age […]

Ferndale Library Early Learning Fair Feb 17

January 25th 2018

  Ferndale Library Early Learning Fair Feb 17 FERNDALE, MI – Parents to be and families with small children should mark their calendars for the Early Learning Fair at the Ferndale Library on Sat., Feb 17. Youth Librarians will host an open-house style information fair that features several local family/youth organizations presenting an all-encompassing view […]

Axle Brewery Founder Warms Library Guests with Humor, History and Beer

January 8th 2018

Axle Brewery Founder Warms Library Guests with Humor, History and Beer (Rebecca Hammond, Jan. 8, 2018) Ferndale, MI – If you live in Ferndale you already know this is a cool city, but when your local library invites one of the city’s newest microbreweries in for an evening of sharing its history AND samples of […]

Adulting 101: Go Analog & Get Organized with Class at Ferndale Library Jan 11

December 27th 2017

Adulting 101: Go Analog & Get Organized with Class at Ferndale Library Jan 11 FERNDALE, Mich.- “Adulting” is a millennial phrase for when you want to make the mundane tasks of a typical daily grown-up’s obligations more exciting. But on Jan. 11, when Ferndale Librarians Darlene Hellenberg and Michelle Williamson host the first in a […]

Anatomy of a Scene by U of D Mercy Theatre Co. at Ferndale Library Nov. 8

November 3rd 2017

Anatomy of a Scene by U of D Mercy Theatre Co. at Ferndale Library Nov. 8 FERNDALE, MI  – What happens before, during, and after a Director shouts: “ACTION!”?  What goes into the construction of a scene for plays or films? How do the actors, crew, and director make a scripted performance seem so natural […]

Ferndale Library Announces Two New Teen Programs

August 31st 2017

Ferndale Library Announces Two New Teen Programs (Ferndale Area District Library, Aug. 31, 2017)   FERNDALE, MI –  Encouraging teens to frequent their public library more often has always been an uphill battle, but the Ferndale Area District Library’s determined to turn that around this September. Ferndale’s new teen engagement campaign begins with their new […]

Meet & Greet w/ Ferndale Library’s New Director Jenny Marr July 29

July 13th 2017

Meet & Greet w/ Ferndale Library’s New Director Jenny Marr (EVENT page) FERNDALE, MI —  Ferndale gets the chance to meet the new director of their library on Sat., Jul. 29. This meet & greet with Director Jenny Marr is hosted by the Friends of the Ferndale Library. Attendees are welcome to mingle, ask Ms. […]

Candidates for Ferndale Library Director to be Interviewed April 12

April 11th 2017

Candidates for Ferndale Library Director to be Interviewed April 12 (Ferndale Area District Library, April 11, 2017) FERNDALE, MI– This Wed., the Ferndale Area District Library’s Board of Trustees encourages the public to attend open interview sessions with four individual professional librarians contending to become the new Ferndale Library Director. This special board meeting convenes […]

15 #BookFaceFriday Pictures from Ferndale Library

February 24th 2017

15 #BookFaceFriday Pictures from Ferndale Library (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 24, 2017) Ferndale, MI – A social media trend that’s catching on among libraries is #BookFaceFriday . Staff and patrons find book covers with incomplete faces or bodies, then pose with the books to complete the picture. The Ferndale Area District Library, Blair Memorial Library […]