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Donors, Honors, Memorials & Appreciations: April 2017


In appreciation of The Arbor Consort April 2017 Afternoon of Songs.

CD Plated:
Madrigali. Vol. 3, Venezia, by Claudio Monteverdi.

     Main Level CD Collection: Classical M

  madrigali venezia    

In appreciation of Money Smart Week presenters & partners:

   Rob Price, Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency
   Susan Peters, Consumer Education, Michigan AG Office
   Wayne Titus, CPA/PFS, AIFA, AMDG Financial

  msw sq logo cr    

Given by Paul VornHagen, 2017.

CD Plated:
Trust Your Heart, by Paul VornHagen.

     Main Level CD:  Jazz V

   vornhagen trustyourheart    

Given by Rob Crozier, 2017.

CD Plated:
Tall Trees, by Rob Crozier 5tet.

     Main Level CD:  Jazz C

  crozier talltrees    

Donors, Honors, Memorials & Appreciations: March 2017

Given by Silver Strings Dulcimer Society, 2017.

CD plated:
Holiday Tradition, performances by Silver Strings Dulcimer Society.

     Main Level CD Collection: Holiday S

  ssds hol tradition    

Given by Teresa Lee on the occasion of the Plymouth District Library Author Fair, 2017.

Books plated:
Boxcar Joe, by Teresa Lee.
Leggins, by Teresa Lee.

     Lower Level Youth Fiction: Lee

   boxcar joe   leggins 

Given by Teresa Lee & Brian Webster on the occasion of the Plymouth District Library Author Fair, 2017.

Book plated:
Black Ice, by Teresa Lee & Brian Webster.

     Main Level Teen Fiction: Lee

  lee webster bkcover found    

Donors, Honors, Memorials and Appreciations: February 2017


In appreciation of The United States Army, Michigan Arsenal of Democracy Chapter, February 2017.

Book Plated:
Detroit's Wartime Industry: Arsenal of Democracy, by Michael W. R. Davis.

     Upper Level Nonfiction: 977.434 D

  arsenal democracy    

Given by Jack Dempsey, 2017.

Book Plated:
Michigan at Antietam: The Wolverine State's Sacrifice on America's Bloodiest Day, by Jack Dempsey & Brian James Egen.

     Upper Level Nonfiction: 973.7 D

  michigan antietam    

Given by Marjorie Sadler in fond memory of Cecelia Pelc, 2017.

Book plated:
Art of the Pie: A Practical Guide to homemade crusts, fillings, and life, by Kate McDermott.

     Upper Level Cooking Collection: 641.865 M

  art pie    

Donors, Honors, Memorials and Appreciations: January 2017

In appreciation of Susan Peters, Consumer Education, Low Vision Session, January 5, 2017.

Book plated:
The Science of Selling: proven strategies to make your pitch, influence decisions, and close the deal,
by David Hoffeld.

     Upper Level Nonfiction: 658.85 H

  science selling    

Given by the Woman's National Farm & Garden Association, 2017.


With our thanks to Mike Best for his lively presentations on Stars, Moons & Planets at the Plymouth District Library, 2000-2016.

Book Plated:
The Stars: The Definitive Guide to the Cosmos, by DK Publishing.

     Upper Level Nonfiction: 523.8 D

  stars definitive    

Given by Plymouth District Library Staff in honor of Vicki Sistek on the occasion of her retirement, 2017.

Books plated:

The Art & Craft of Coffee: an enthusiast's guide to selecting, roasting, and brewing exquisite coffee,
by Kevin Sinnott.

     Upper Level Nonfiction: Cooking 641.33 S

The Curious Barista's Guide to Coffee, by Tristan Stephenson.

     Upper Level Nonfiction: Cooking 641.33 S

  art craft coffee   curious baristas guide

Given by the Friends of the Library in honor of Judy Morgan, long-time member of the Friends, January 25, 2017.

Books Plated:

Birds, Bees, & Butterflies: bringing nature into your yard & garden,
by Nancy Hajeski.

     Upper Level Nonfiction: Gardening 639.978 H

Native Plants of the Midwest: a comprehensive guide to the best 500 species for the garden,
by Alan Branhagen.

     Upper Level Nonfiction: Gardening 635.95 B

  birds bees butterflies   native plants midwest

Donations, Honors, Memorials and Appreciations: December 2016

Gift of the Margaret Dunning Memorial Fund, 2016.

Books plated:

The Well-Tempered City: What Modern Science, Ancient Civilizations, and Human Nature Teach Us about the Future of Urban Life, by Jonathan F. P. Rose.

     Upper Level Nonfiction: 307.121 R

Grand River Avenue from Detroit to Lake Michigan (Images of America),
by Jon Milan & Gail Offen.

     Upper Level Nonfiction: 977 M

Willow Run (Images of Aviation), by Randy Hotton & Michael W. R. Davis.

     Upper Level Nonfiction: 977.4 H

Lost Car Companies of Detroit, by Alan Naldrett.

     Upper Level Nonfiction: 977 H 


 well tempered city

lost car companies detroit


 grand river avenue

willow run

Gift of the Forence R. Hallam Memorial Fund, 2016.

Books plated:

The Travel Book: A Journey Through Every Country in the World, 3rd ed.,
Loney Planet, 2016.

     Upper Level Nonfiction: Travel 910.4 L

The Marches: A Borderland Journey Between England and Scotland,
by Rory Stewart.

     Upper Level Nonfiction: Travel 914.104 S


travel book

marches borderland


Gift of the Joan F. Healy Memorial Fund, 2016.

Book Plated:
The Best Friends Approach to Dementia Care
, 2nd ed.,
by Virginia Bell & David Troxel.

     Upper Level Nonfiction: 616.831 B



Gift of the Elizabeth Holmes Memorial Fund, 2016.

Book plated:
Champagne Conspiracy: A Wine Country Mystery,
by Ellen Crosby.

     Main Level Adult Mysteries: Crosby


   champagne conspiracy    

Gift of the Ruby Rudnick Memorial Fund, 2016.

Book plated:
Eleanor Roosevelt: The War Years and After: 1939-1962,
by Blanche Wiesen Cook.

     Upper Level Adult Biography: Roosevelt 


   eleanor roosevelt war years    

Gift of the Ann Springer Memorial Fund, 2016.

Books plated:

Welcome to the Universe: An Astrophical Tour,
by Neil deGrasse, Michael A. Strauss, J. Richard Gott.

     Upper Level Nonfiction: 523.1 T

In the Land of Giants: A Journey through the Dark Ages,
by Max Adams.

     Upper Level Nonfiction: 941 A

A Perfect Mess, by Steve Breen.

     Lower Level Picture Books:  je BRE 


 welcome universe

land of giants

  perfect mess 

In appreciation of Shirley Kadoura, RD, CDE, U-M Health System, Nutrition Seminar, 12/3/2016.

Book plated:
Minimalist Baker's Everyday Cooking: 101 entirely plant-based, mostly gluten-free, easy and delicious recipes, by Dana Shultz.

     Upper Level Nonfiction: Cooking 641.5636 S


Given by Mary, Thomas & William Rice in memory of Joan Forsthoefel, 2016.


In appreciation of Celia & Cynthia for their generosity, 2016.

Book plated:
Marbled, Swirled, and Layered, by Irvin Lin.

     Upper Level Nonfiction:  Cooking 641.815 L

  marbled swirled    

Given by Plymouth District Library Staff and Board in honor of Nancy Anderson, Library Board Member, 2013-2016.

Books Plated:

A Very Vintage Christmas: Holiday Collecting, Decorating and Celebrating, by Bob Richter.

     Upper Level Nonfiction: Crafts 745.594 R

Handmade Christmas: Over 35 step-by-step projects and inspirational ideas for the festive season, by CICO.

     Upper Level Nonfiction: Crafts 745.594 H


vintage christmas

handmade christmas


Given by Mr. W. Schultheiss in honor of Mr. and Mrs. W. Scherer, 2016.


Given by Walter Scherer in the name of Elizabeth M. Johnson, 2016.


Given by Elizabeth Janda in honor of Benjamin & Ruth Janda, 2016.


Given by Krista Donelson, 2016.

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