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Today: March 6, 2015
Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 10:30am
Learn how to use Excel.    Adults
Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 10:30am
This class will teach the necessary computer skills to take the GED test online. We will not cover...
Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 11:15am
 Join us for a fun and interesting program based on the American Girl book series
Ages 6 and up with parent or other adult
Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 12:00pm
One-on-one or small group tutorial for basic computer uses. 
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The Detroit Public Library (DPL) launched its newly digitized collections...

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The DPL Friends Foundation presents docent-led tours highlighting the art,...

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The Burton Historical Collection (BHC) of the Detroit Public Library began as the private library...
Until further notice, in-person service at the National Automotive History Collection (NAHC) is by...
The E. Azalia Hackley Collection of African Americans in the Performing Arts was established in...
The Ernie Harwell Sports Collection began in 1966 when sportscaster Ernie Harwell made his initial...
Since 1948, the Detroit Public Library Rare Book Collection has acquired and preserved rare...


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