Knitters and Crocheters, unite! Ages 10 to Adult. This friendly drop-in group has no instructor, though volunteers will help beginners who have some basic knowledge. First-timers should bring a light colored yarn and either a size J or K crochet hook or size 10 or larger knitting needles. Meets on the following Saturdays from 11 am – 1 pm
- May 30
- June 13 & 27
- July 11 & 25
- August 8 & 22
1930s Depression era Detroit marked a dramatic turning point in Rivera's and Kahlo's careers, which resulted in Rivera's most visionary statement for the future and Frida’s boldly personal expressive art. Learn more about these artists, who are featured in a special exhibition at the Detroit Institute of Arts through July 12.
Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle's pinpoint accuracy saves countless lives on the battlefield and turns him into a legend. Back home to his wife and kids after four tours of duty, however, Chris finds that it is the war he can't leave behind.
Starring Bradley Cooper & Sienna Miller, Rated R, 132 min.
Wednesday, August 19, 6–8 pm
No doubt about it, our quarterly Open Mic nights are a huge hit! Our special guest Emcee for August will be the exceptional T. Miller. If you’re ready to slam, bring 2 pieces or five minutes’ worth of work to share. Ages 12 through adult are welcome to read poetry aloud, enjoy light refreshments, listen and be inspired. No small children, please. Sign in between 5:30-6:30 to be guaranteed your turn at the mic.
Escape the Ordinary!
June 22 through August 8.
This summer, escape your regular reading routine by playing our Summer Reading Bingo! Complete five squares in a row to win a prize and qualify for our grand prize drawing. The categories will challenge you to read something out of the ordinary, but provide enough flexibility to select titles you’ll enjoy.
Stop by the Adult Reference Desk to register and pick up a bingo card.
Our knowledgeable staff teaches free sessions on the following topics: Introduction to Computers, Get Started with E-Mail, Internet Basics, Introduction to Microsoft Word, Excel or Powerpoint, and Intermediate Windows Skills. New additions to our line-up are Intermediate Microsoft Word and Excel, as well as general drop-in computer help sessions. Class schedules are updated continuously.
This book discussion group, focusing on books about history, meets at the library the first Monday of the month from 6:30-8 pm. For further information, please contact Jim White at 734.261.0874.