Saturday, September 5, 2015
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Two Short Films and Their Filmmakers

Local filmmaker Nicole MacDonald will present her new short film A Park for the City on Tuesday, October 20, 7:30 p.m. at the Ewald Branch. Joining her will be Detroit filmmaker Oren Goldenberg, presenting his short film Time I Change. There will be a discussion with the filmmakers following the screenings. Click here to register …

A Night In The Stacks

A Night in the Stacks Saturday, September 26 — 7pm-10pm — Central Library Join us for a black tie gala featuring a tapas-style menu, open bar, and live music performed by Chris Emmerson. A silent auction includes exclusive access to Books on the Lake and after-hours experiences in the library such as a catered Super …

Best Bike Rides: Detroit & Ann Arbor with Rob Pulcipher

Join us for a slide presentation on biking in southeastern Michigan from author and cycling enthusiast Rob Pulcipher. Cyclists and non-cyclists are welcome. Rob is an amateur photographer as well and his beautiful slides will take us on a journey off the beaten path. Click here to reserve Best Bike Rides: Detroit & Ann Arbor.

SUMMER SPECIAL!!

Now through Labor Day Fridays and Saturdays 2:00pm – 5:00pm only Rent 2 DVDs, Get 1 FREE (does not include Luck Star DVDs)

Michigan Activity Pass (MAP)

This year the Park and Read (Big Green Gym) program has merged with MAP and Library users can obtain passes to Michigan’s state parks, state recreation areas, state forest campgrounds, and state historic sites! The Michigan Activity Pass (MAP) program is presented by The Library Network in partnership between Michigan’s public libraries and 370 arts and cultural organizations, …

4th Monday Book Group

The 4th Monday Book Discussion group at the Woods Branch will resume after our summer break on Monday, September 28.   We will discuss Euphoria by Lily King. Register on the online calendar.

Grosse Pointe Grows Seed Library

GROSSE POINTE GROWS – SEED SAVING LIBRARY at the Ewald Branch  The practice of saving seeds has been around for more than 12,000 years. Today, seed saving helps us to develop stronger seeds that are better adapted to our climate and it saves money.  Because seed saving is part of our heritage and traditions, it …

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.

Michigan Activity Pass (MAP)

This year the Park and Read (Big Green Gym) program has merged with MAP and Library users can obtain passes to Michigan’s state parks, state recreation areas, state forest campgrounds, and state historic sites! The Michigan Activity Pass (MAP) program is presented by The Library Network in partnership between Michigan’s public libraries and 370 arts and cultural organizations, …

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.

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 …

Michigan Activity Pass (MAP)

This year the Park and Read (Big Green Gym) program has merged with MAP and Library users can obtain passes to Michigan’s state parks, state recreation areas, state forest campgrounds, and state historic sites! The Michigan Activity Pass (MAP) program is presented by The Library Network in partnership between Michigan’s public libraries and 370 arts and cultural organizations, …

Grosse Pointe Grows Seed Library

GROSSE POINTE GROWS – SEED SAVING LIBRARY at the Ewald Branch  The practice of saving seeds has been around for more than 12,000 years. Today, seed saving helps us to develop stronger seeds that are better adapted to our climate and it saves money.  Because seed saving is part of our heritage and traditions, it …

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 …