Library News

Praise Song for the Butterflies by Bernice L. McFadden
This Week's New Arrivals

Ready to read? Check out this week's new arrivals!

Feb 21, 2019
Photo of an African American family circa 1890
African American Genealogy Presentation & Research Assistance

Are you interested in learning more about your ancestors? Have you been unable to make progress due to slave ancestry? Join us for a presentation this Saturday, February 23 at 1:00 PM from members of the Fred Hart Williams Genealogical Society, a society dedicated to researching and preserving African American family history.

After the presentation, stick around to receive one on one assistance with your research. Bring any materials, documents, and photographs you have. Visit the event page to register.

Feb 20, 2019
Bigger than You by Hyewon Kyung
This Week's New Arrivals

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

Feb 17, 2019
Michigan Secretary of State logo
Secretary of State Offices Closed this Weekend

The Michigan Secretary of State offices will be upgrading their decades-old computer system for vehicle records during Presidents Day weekend. Offices, kiosks, and online services switching to the modern system will be unavailable from 5 PM Friday, February 15 until 9 AM Tuesday, February 19. Read the full announcement here.

Feb 14, 2019
Dragon Pearl by Yoon Ha Lee
This Week's New Arrivals

Is your to-read pile getting a little low? Give it a refresh with this week's new arrivals!

Feb 7, 2019
Book sale
Friends of the Library Book Sale

The Friends of the Library will be holding their February Book Sale this weekend! Drop by Meeting Rooms A & B at the library for great deals on gently used books, audiobooks, movies, and music. The Preview Sale, open to Friends only, will be Thursday, February 7, from 3-6 pm. If you are not yet a Friend of the Library, you are welcome to join at the door for just $5.

The February Book Sale will be open to the public:

  • Friday, February 8, from 10am-4pm
  • Saturday, February 9, from 10am-4pm
  • Sunday, February 10, from 12pm-3pm ($4 Bag Day)
Feb 7, 2019

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