Sesquicentennial Trifecta - Juneteenth Flag Raising Ceremony
Join us at the Detroit Public Library as we honor veterans, police, librarians, seniors with this special flag raising ceremony and program. Celebrating Emancipation Day, Freedom Day, Jubilee Day and of course, Juneteenth.
What: Sesquicentennial Trifecta
Juneteenth, Detroit Public Library & Detroit Police Dept.
Where: Detroit Public Library/Cass Avenue Entrance
Book Lovers Survey
Question: What is the one book (only one), which you would describe as a must-read?
Please share your answer via our web site or submission card!
To submit via our web site, please click on the following link: http://bit.ly/1SEKFjN or
fill out a submission card at any location & drop into a submission box.
Conversations for Caregivers II
Saturday, May 9, 2015
1:00 - 4:30 p.m.
Detroit Public Library - Main Library - Clara Stanton Jones Friends Auditorium
Get timely information on preparing for caregiving, legal and financial decision-making, communicating with healthcare providers, reducing caregiver stress, maintaining healthy family dynamics and more...
This event is free and open to the public
Renovated Redford Branch Library NOW OPEN!!!
Photos courtesy of Kenneth Gabriel Photography
Renovations to the 20,000+ square foot facility include: new flooring and furniture; updated air conditioning and lighting systems; and the introduction of more than 50 new computers for public use.
Money Smart Week
Saturday, April 18
Join us for an exciting story time featuring “Berenstain Bears’ Dollars and Sense” and Learning how kids can save for the future. Free Books!!!
Thursday, April 23
Join us for a make it & take it craft! Free give-a-ways and storiesFree Books!!!
Chandler Park Branch
ART X DETROIT @ the Main Library
DPL Celebrates Poetry Series
Comerica Java & Jazz
Comerica Bank Celebrates its 15th year of Java & Jazz Coffee House Series at the Detroit Public Library
Comerica Java & Jazz concerts showcase talented jazz musicians for Detroit music fans to enjoy free of charge.
The free concerts will be held on the third Tuesday of every month from March through July at the Detroit Public Library, Clara Stanton Jones Friends Auditorium located at 5201 Woodward Ave. Detroit, MI 48202.
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2015 African American Booklist
The Detroit Public Library, encouraged by the positive response to this annual publication, continues the tradition of the African American Booklist for 2015 and beyond. This bibliography provides a selected list of books by and/or about African Americans. This booklist includes works of fiction and nonfiction for adults, children and young adults reviewed and recommended by librarians of the Detroit Public Library.
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