Talk Time: English as a Second Language Conversational Group-
If English is your second language, come to Talk Time to practice your speaking and listening skills and improve your English vocabulary in a casual, relaxed atmosphere. This is a weekly event. No registration required, drop in friendly.
Your Next 3 Books Adult-
Wondering what to read next? Looking for something fantastic? Let TPL help you. Take a minute and fill our our Your Next 3 Books form, now for adult readers too!
Books & BrewsJanuary 20, 2020 -
A fun & festive environment to meet new friends and read great books. There will be giveaways, trivia contests, prizes and more!
6th Annual Oscar Preview with Elliot WilhelmJanuary 27, 2020 -
Join Detroit Film Theatre director and DIA Film Curator Elliot Wilhelm for his take on the 2020 Academy Award nominees.
Trivia & Brews: General KnowledgeJanuary 27, 2020 -Hey, smarty pants, think you know everything? Prove it at Trivia & Brews at Eats & Crafts! Register your team of up to six brainiacs to win. Prizes will be awarded, and bonus points for every library card holder on the team-- make sure to bring yours along to claim your extra points.
TPL 24/7 - Downloading Books, Movies, and MusicJanuary 30, 2020 -
Come learn about some of TPL's great online services that can be accessed 24/7, from anywhere you are. Topics covered will include: OverDrive eBooks, and RBdigital Magazines.
Flint and the Fight for Water Rights in the Great LakesFebruary 6, 2020 -
Michigan sits in the heart of the Great Lakes and must decide how to best steward our natural blessing. Water is a public trust but is being bottled and sold more than ever. And water is a necessity for life but residents in Flint and other cities across Michigan have been poisoned and shut off by their government.
Tony By Tony - A Tribute to Tony BennettFebruary 8, 2020 -
Detroit jazz singer Tony Camilletti‘s “Tony By Tony” is a 90-minute tribute to Tony Bennett, one of America's greatest living jazz treasures. Backed by the impeccable trio of Harvey Reed (piano), Rich Kowalewski (bass) and Steve Wood (winds), this homage includes anecdotes about Mr. Bennett’s career and his most famous songs.
Latest News from Adult Information Services
If one of your New Year resolutions is to read more and to read widely, we have you covered. Sign up for Shelf Awareness, and we'll pick out a surprise library book for you (along with some themed goodies) every other month. Hopefully you'll find something new to love and get the chance to read a title you never would've thought to pick up otherwise!
We'll keep your mailer box on the holds shelf for one week—see the pickup dates in the chart below. If you get a book you’ve read before, stop by the Adult Reference Desk and we’ll make sure you go home with something great to read.
Click here to learn more up and sign up now.
Hours of Operation
Mon 10 am–9 pm
Tue 10 am–9 pm
Wed 10 am–9 pm
Thu 10 am–9 pm
Sat 10 am–5 pm
Sun 1–5 pm