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Letters About Literature Writing Contest: Deadline January 9, for grades 4-8

The Michigan Center for the Book and the Library of Michigan participate in the Letters About Literature contest, an annual program from the Library of Congress.  Check here for full rules and information.  This program gives students the opportunity to reflect deeply on a book. As readers, they come to understand how literature is more […]

 
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Leftover Craft Day: Thursday, December 29 from 1-3 p.m.

Help us clean out our craft cupboards and make crafts from leftover pieces, or create an entirely new work of art!  Drop-in anytime between 1-3 p.m.  All ages are welcome, and children under 6 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

 
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Adventures in Outer Space: for ages 7 and up

Join us on Tuesday, January 3 at 2:00 p.m. as we discover out-of-this-world space projects and intergalactic games for astronauts (and aliens too!).  Please register in advance, as space is limited.  Registration opens on December 12.

 
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Gale Courses begin December 14!

Never stop learning.  Whether you’re looking for college-level, professional development, or personal enrichment courses, Bloomfield Township Public Library now offers hundreds of online courses that are accessible anywhere online, 24/7. Gale Courses offer well-crafted lessons, expert online instruction, and interaction with fellow students. Gale Courses offers access to online learning courses that are available anytime, anywhere, any place. […]

 
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Check out Novelist Select!

Have you noticed the new feature in our library catalog?  Novelist Select is available every time you search in our online library catalog.  This new feature highlights new authors, read-a-like books, and similar series recommendations.  Check out these examples:  Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn, Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins and Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney.  It’s […]

 

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