Star Wars Reads Day... fun for the whole family!
Saturday, October 10, 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Fun For All Ages! The entire building will be filled with Star Wars posters, characters and decorations. Dress up as your favorite Star Wars character, drop-in, and enjoy a wide variety of activities (books, photo booth, face painting, game show, refreshments). Registration is requested for craft sessions (for children ages 5-12 with family) beginning October 3 by calling the Youth Desk at 734.453.0750, ext. 5. Sponsored by Friends of the Library.
Rhapsody: Music at the Library
San, Emily and Jacob
Sunday, October 11, at 3:00 p.m.
San, Emily and Jacob's concerts feature a range of traditional and contemporary folk, jazz and classical music, as well as Broadway show tunes. Their beautifully blended harmony vocals and exciting instrumental work breathe new life into this wide variety of music. San Slomovits plays guitar, Emily Slomovits, violin, and Jacob Warren, bass.
Sign-up by phone at 734.453.0750, ext. 4, or online. Rhapsody is sponsored by Friends of the Library.
Church Street Paving Oct 13 & Oct 17
As part of a City of Plymouth update on Church Street you will see some changes on Church Street next week. Sections of Church Street are being milled and paved. Next week the section near the parking lot entrance will be worked on. This section of Church between Main Street and Union Street will be inaccessible on Tuesday, October 13 AND Saturday, October 17. The road/parking lot entrance is expected to be available for car traffic between October 13 - 17.
The parking lot entrance on Union Street will remain open throughout this process.
The Library will be open for business as usual!
Understanding Bipolar Disorder
A Bright Nights Community Forum
University of Michigan Comprehensive Depression Center
Wednesday, October 14, at 7:00 p.m.
Bipolar Disorder can be a devastating illness, for both individuals and families. It is a chronic illness with unstable and unpredictable moods. Bipolar Disorder is treatable, however, and new research advances are underway. Join us to learn more about the causes and treatments for Bipolar Disorder. Following an overview presentation by Melvin McInnis, M.D., a panel of experts answers your questions.
Sign-up by phone at 734.453.0750, ext. 4, or online.
No matter what season of the year, it's time to start discovering the museums and other activities around the state of Michigan. Just go online and print off free or discounted passes to over 230 arts and cultural organizations around the state participating in 2015, including Greenmead Historical Park in Livonia, Chippewa Nature Center in Midland , University of Michigan Museum of Natural History, Waterford Historic Village and many others. For more information on the MAP program, and Tickets & More, please visit our Michigan Activity Passes page. For a quick listing of the places included in MAP for 2015, see the new brochure!
Need to brush up on your computer skills or prepare for college entrance exams? Are you curious about digital photography, planting a vegetable garden or starting your genealogy? Is real estate investing or book publishing a dream you've wanted to pursue? Then take two hours a week and try some Gale Courses (formerlyLearn4Life) classes in these and many other subject areas! The Library now offers over 325 different courses. Take each class entirely over the Internet whenever you want -whether from work, home, school, or elsewhere...24/7, 365 days a year! Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin monthly. Best of all, they are free to Plymouth residents!
All you need is a computer with Internet access and your valid Plymouth District Library card. Just select the Research tab at the top of this page and use the pull-down menu to see the Gale Courses option. Select that link and create a free account. Use this account to get your free passcode used when you register for a class.
When you use Plymouth District Library's wireless network you have agreed to accept our Internet Use Policy.
Wireless access is provided using a public, unsecured network.