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Bloomfield Twp. Library – Dahl Read a Thon… Oct. 8

September 28th 2016

Bloomfield Twp. Library Hosting Dahl Read a Thon and Sweet Fundraiser Oct. 8 (EVENT page) Bloomfield Township, MI – “Bloomfield Township Reads: Fall for Dahl” on Saturday, October 8, 2016 is a read-a-thon and fundraising party at Bloomfield Township Public Library.  Coinciding with the 100th birthday of children’s author, the late Roald Dahl, the Library’s […]

Woods Gallery Seeking Book or Story-Themed Submissions

September 24th 2016

Woods Gallery Seeking Book or Story-Themed Submissions for Upcoming Exhibit (Woods Gallery, Sept. 23, 2016) Huntington Woods, MI – Open call, No fee – Fiber art exhibit. Fall & winter, a time to curl up with a good book or time to curl up a good book… Inviting artists of all ages to interpret their […]

Ferndale Businessperson Funds Reading Program, Calls for Matching Support

September 11th 2016

Ferndale Businessperson Funds Reading Program, Calls for Matching Support (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 11, 2016) Ferndale, MI –  For a minute it was awkward.  Nervous teenagers who were happy to be out of class but quiet and shy around unknown grown-ups and the press.  They were there in main hall of Ferndale High School to […]

Berkley Library Announces New Hours

July 7th 2016

Berkley Library Announces New Hours (Berkley Public Library, July 7, 2016) BERKLEY, MI – The Berkley Public Library now has new hours! Monday: 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday: 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Thursday: 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Saturday: 10:00 a.m. […]

Vandal Destroying Books at Troy Library

July 7th 2016

Vandal Destroying Books at Troy Library (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 7, 2016) Troy, MI – A vandal is destroying books at the Troy Public Library, and they need the public’s help to stop it. According to Director Cathy Russ,”We have recently noticed a widespread vandalism issue in Adult Services.  Someone is removing the spine labels […]

Author of Book Featuring Transgender Tween to Visit Ferndale May 17

April 21st 2016

Author of Book Featuring Transgender Tween to Visit Ferndale May 17 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Fiction for teens and tweens, whether it’s fantasy, dystopia or real-life drama, ultimately portrays the establishment of a young protagonist’s individuality, their identity. “Be Who You Are,” begins the book description for George, a groundbreaking 2015 novel follows a […]

Ferndale Library Hosting Early Learning Fair Feb. 27

February 10th 2016

Ferndale Library Hosting Early Learning Fair Feb. 27 (EVENT page) FERNDALE, MI – For parents and caretakers of children five and under, the Ferndale Library is hosting an Early Learning Fair on Sat., Feb. 27. Local preschools, specialty music organizations and family service organizations will be on site offering information and answering questions from parents, […]

Donor Gives $1,000 to Build Early Reader Collection at Berkley Library

February 5th 2016

Donor Gives $1,000 to Build Early Reader Collection at Berkley Library (Berkley Library Press Release, Feb. 5, 2016) Berkley, MI – The Friends of the Berkley Public Library partnered with an anonymous donor to purchase $1,000 worth of early reader books for the library’s collection. With the generous donation, over 100 new items were purchased […]

Most Important Pea Author Doing Clawson Book Signing Dec. 19

December 8th 2015

Most Important Pea Author Doing Clawson Book Signing Dec. 19 (EVENT page) Clawson, MI – Author Erin Lilly Book Signing Event WHEN: 2015-12-19 / 1pm-3pm / YoJo Frogurt Cafe, 230 S Main St, Clawson, MI 48017 WHAT: Erin Lilly, a resident of Troy, MI, will be available to sign copies of her book, The Most […]

Star Wars Reads Day at Royal Oak Library Oct. 10

October 4th 2015

Star Wars Reads Day at Royal Oak Library Oct. 10 (EVENT page) Saturday, October 10 from 10:15 – 11:30a. Celebrate Star Wars Reads Day at ROPL. Games, crafts, Star Wars trivia, and more will be happening on Star War Reads Day. Feel free to come dressed as your favorite Star Wars character. No registration is […]