Adult Services

Library Closing for Staff Event

Posted October 8, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services,Front Page,Kids News & Events

2015-10-15-library_closing-450x250Please visit our website at for 24/7 access to databases and your library account. We will reopen on Friday, October 16 at 9:00am.

Resumé Review and Interviewing Strategies

Posted October 7, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services,Front Page

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Wed., Oct. 14 • 7:00–8:30 p.m.  Write a resumé that will help you land the interview. Learn valuable
interviewing strategies to help you get the job. Make an appointment with the presenter to return on a Saturday for a one-on-one review of your resumé.

Poetry Workshops

Posted October 5, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services,Front Page

2015-09-14-Poetry Workshop-450x250Mon., Oct. 12, 26; Nov. 9, 23; Dec. 7, 21 • 6:30–8:30 p.m.

In these free workshops led by Friends member Ida Kotyuk, participants will each select one or two preexisting poems that they have authored. Bring ten copies of each poem to share with others. Each poet will read the poem aloud and we will then discuss the poem. Everyone is expected to participate. These sessions are for poets of all levels who are looking for peer review and suggestions. Registration is required.

The Career Re-Launcher Workshop (The CREW™)

Posted October 3, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services,Front Page

2015-10-10-Career Re-Launcher Workshop-450x250Sat., Oct. 10 • 9:30–11:30 a.m.   Frustrated with your job and life? Are you ready to review and reignite them both? Bring a pen, paper and an open mind to this workshop. Limit of 6.

New in History: Once in a Great City

Posted September 25, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services

The year 1963 and Detroit was on top of the world but as Maraniss (Clemente : the Passion and Grace of Baseball’s Last Hero) points out the shadows of collapse were evident even then. Maraniss combines both hindsight and insight to show how the once great city was threatened by its own design and was being abandoned by the new world. Read this unforgettable story of Detroit in its prime.





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