Detroit's Fisher Building

Detroit’s Fisher Building

Tuesday, February 1 at 7:00pm on Zoom
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Detroit’s Fisher Building was intended to be a New Center for the city. This talk will review the building and selling of it in the late 1920s. The talk moves to the mid-1960s for memories of the building when the author worked for the Fisher while attending Wayne State University. While the building is still considered a major contribution to Detroit’s legacy it did not become the crown jewel of a new city center.

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Adopt a Magazine

Adopt a Magazine

One of the most popular spots in the library is the Dunning Parlor, named for library donor Bessie Dunning and her daughter Margaret. A large variety of magazines can be found in the parlor – a great community resource for information and entertainment. Individuals, businesses, and organizations may adopt a magazine by donating the annual subscription cost to the library. If you or your organization are interested, please fill out the form on the Adopt a Magazine page. Thanks for your interest!

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Face Mask Required

Face Masks Required

Face masks are currently required in the library, regardless of vaccination status. Here’s why:

  • In order to continue to provide patrons with full access to the library, we need our staff healthy and able to be here.
  • Transmission rates for Wayne County are at the highest level.
  • More than 30% of our Plymouth families have children who cannot yet be vaccinated.
  • It is our duty to try to ensure a safe workplace and environment for patrons.

Masks are available at the library. Thank you for cooperating!

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