Library News

Author, Steve Luxenberg, of this year's Great Michigan Read, Annie's Ghosts.
Great Michigan Read author, Steve Luxenberg

Join us for a cup of coffee and a stimulating talk with the author of this year's Great Michigan Read book, Annie's Ghosts: A Journey Into a Family Secret. Steve Luxenberg will be here Thursday, May 22nd at 10 a.m. for the final stop of his GMR author tour. Doors for the event will open at 9:45 a.m. Overflow seating will be provided in our Faust Area (fireplace) where the talk will be simulcast. Coffee provided by Biggby Coffee in Westland. Books will be for sale after the program and Mr. Luxenberg will be available for signing. Please contact the Reference Desk if you would like to attend (734-326-6123).

May 11, 2014
Friends Book Sale

Stop by for the Friends Book Sale May 15 - May 18!

Thursday, May 15 | 3 pm - 6 pm
Preview Sale for Friends Members only (or those who wish to join)

Friday, May 16 | 10 am - 4 pm

Saturday, May 17 | 10 am - 4 pm

Sunday, May 18 | 12 pm - 3 pm
$4 Bag Sale Sunday only

May 3, 2014

Thank you for helping us collect 1380 food items for Gleaners Community Food Banks. In the process of collecting the items, we also reduced $2,160 in fines, making it that much easier for families and individuals to check out books, movies, music, and also use our public computers. Thank you for your generosity, everyone. 

May 2, 2014
Internet Security Advisory

A serious bug known as “Heartbleed” was found April 8, 2014. The bug affects OpenSSL, which is used to secure your personal data that is transmitted over the internet. The bug affects a huge chunk of the internet’s secure traffic.

It is recommended that you change your passwords for any secure services, including your email. Be wary when you transmit credit card or banking information online -- check the news section of the website to see if it mentions updates to security following the discovery of Heartbleed.

Apr 9, 2014
ACA Navigators

Meet with a Health Care Navigator from Community Bridges for help filling out your Healthy Michigan Plan/Medicaid application or your Health Care Marketplace Application. Navigators will be here Tuesday evenings in April and May, from 6:00-8:00 pm. 

You will need to schedule an appointment beforehand. See the Reference Desk or call (734) 326-6123 to schedule an appointment.


*Please keep in mind that some appointments can last longer than others, so you might be seen later than your scheduled appointment time.

Mar 31, 2014

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