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The Striped Circus


Thursday, April 30th @ 6:30 pm at the Woods Library – A Circus Style Variety Show The Striped Circus presents Things and Stuff doing stuff and things. Featuring an amazing display of circus style entertainment with acrobatic feats, object manipulation and danger juggling. There is no shortage of fun in this action packed one hour show. Best for ages 5 through ... Read More »

National Library Week


First sponsored in 1958, National Library Week is a national observance promoted by the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries across the country each April. It is a time to celebrate the contributions of our nation’s libraries and library workers, and to promote library use and support. All types of libraries – school, public, academic and special – participate. Each year, the ALA ... Read More »

Books on the Lake 2015

BOL Boat

Books on the Lake Erik Larson, Megan Abbott, and Wade Rouse Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 11:30am Grosse Pointe Yacht Club Tickets for this event are SOLD OUT.   Please call The Grosse Pointe Library Foundation with any questions. 313.640.4683   This event is made possible by the Grosse Pointe Library Foundation, through our partnership with Wayne County Community College District and The Friends of ... Read More »

4th Monday Book Group

The 4th Monday Book Discussion group at the Woods Branch will meet on April 27, 1:30 p.m. to discuss The Two Hotel Francforts by David Leavitt. The novel is set in 1940s Lisbon, the last neutral port in Europe, overflowing with refugees of every nationality. Among the crowd are American expatriates Pete and Julia Winters. The Winters have been living ... Read More »

Story Time

WINTER STORY TIME January 19 - March 19, 2015 Registration is required and begins Monday, January 5, 2015. BABY TIME: Ages Birth to 23 months — Parent or caregiver must attend — Please make arrangements for older siblings TODDLER TIME: Ages 2 – 31/2 years — Parent or caregiver must attend — Please make arrangements for older siblings STORY TIME: Ages 2 – ... Read More »

Mommy Pop-Ins


Bring your coffee, meet other parents and grandparents while your tots play and interact with each other. This is a free play time where we provide the toys and materials and you supervise. Every Thursday 10:00am – Noon Woods Branch No registration required. Read More »

Michigan Activity Pass (MAP)


The Michigan Activity Pass (MAP) program presented by The Library Network is a partnership between Michigan’s public libraries and 60 arts and cultural organizations. The program is designed to enhance the learning experience for people of all ages through books and other library materials, and to provide reduced cost or complimentary access to arts and cultural organizations across the state ... Read More »

Reader Dog Program


Reading Buddies Always Enjoy a Good Book! Assistance dogs are seen everywhere in grocery stores, retail outlets, hospitals, schools and libraries; yes, even in libraries. The use of trained therapy dogs in reading programs provide children who feel uncomfortable reading out loud in front of teachers, parents and peers into more confident readers. Furry reading buddies are gentle, do not ... Read More »