Author Archive | Ms. Linda


November is Picture Book Month

Now is the time to read, share and celebrate the love of picture books. Stop by the library and explore the picture book area where the books are now shelved by theme – Adventures, Celebrations, Nature and more. Want a longer picture book story? Discover our Illustrated Fiction collection and check one out today.

Battle of the Books

Battle of the Books 2016 is Starting Now!

Battle of the Books, the reading competition for teams of local fifth graders is back. Teams of 3, 4 or 5 read 15 books selected by our Youth Services librarians and answer questions in a quiz show format. Battle orientation will be held Monday November 16 at 5:30 or 7:00 in the library meeting room. Battlers […]


Discover World Book Online

Looking for help with your latest assignment? Need a picture for your project? Just want to explore something on your own? World Book Online has articles, activities, pictures, audio and visual tools to meet your every need. There is even a dictionary! Discover World Book Online today!


Discover Britannica School

Here you will find learning tools for every level – elementary, middle and high school. Watch and learn with videos, have fun with games and other activities. Find a quick answer to your question or take more time to explore articles about famous people and places. If you are in school, Britannica School is here […]

Game on

Get Your Game On!

Our newest program for board game lovers. There will be chess, checkers, cards and a variety of board games on Tuesday night starting at 6:30 for kids in grades K-5. Bring a friend or meet a new friend and get your game on!

Reading dog Midas

Doggone Loveable Readers

Love dogs? Love reading? Maggie and Midas would love to have you read to them. As a bonus each time you read you will receive a stamp. After you have four stamps you can pick a free book of your choice. Call the Youth desk at 248.693.3002 to schedule a time to read to our […]


Fall Storytimes are Here

Bring your babies, toddlers and preschoolers to the library for some fun with stories, songs, crafts and more.  All storytimes are drop in, but there are limits so come early. For complete descriptions and times see our newsletter or call the Youth desk at 248.693.3002.


Hoopla is Here

Hoopla is our way of providing our patrons with mobile and online access to movies, TV shows, music albums,  eBooks, comic books and audiobooks. More than 350,000 items will be available on demand. There are no late fees on these items as they expire on their due date. Click on the hoopla icon and start […]

end of SRP

Readers are Super Heroes

Hats off to the 969 kids who participated in our summer reading program. Kids who recorded books read 136, 240 of them and kids who tracked hours read over 6556 hours! During the summer, readers also discovered our audio books, magazines, and online resources. Congratulations to all of our super summer readers


Half Way There!

Calling all super hero readers! We are at the half way mark for summer reading. There is still time to sign up, earn fun prizes and be eligible for our grand prizes at the end of summer reading on Saturday, August 22 when Gordon the Magician will perform his fantastic magic show. Sign up today from […]