Letterhead 2x2The Museum Adventure Pass (MAP) presented by The Library Network is back!  Beginning May 24th library users with a valid library card can visit http://michiganactivitypass.info to check out and print a free or reduced price admissions pass to one of the 70+ participating cultural institutions. For more information, please speak with a librarian.

17113Saturday April 26th 2:00 pm Graubner
Award winning Michigan author Beverly Jenkins will be at the Graubner Library to celebrate the release of her fifth book in the Bring on the Blessings series “Heart of Gold”. The series is set in fictional Henry Adams, Kansas and is centered around the foster kids sent there to give them a better life. In each book, one of the kids finds a new family.
“Already one of the premier names in African-American historical romance fiction and thrilling contemporary romantic suspense, Jenkins is a wonderfully versatile storyteller who enchants with this poignant, heartwarming, and funny tale about the joys and trials of a uniquely endearing community.”-from amazon.com

Apr 222014
Rosco-the-ClownWednesday May 7th 10:15 am Graubner
Rosco the Clown returns to the Library with jokes, magic, balloon animals and much more. Each child will receive a free book! For more information, contact the Children’s Services Department at 586-752-0603 opt. 5.
**Must be a resident of Macomb County to attend.**

Brought to you  by the Washington Lions Family Programing Series and Macomb Family Services.

Mar 172014

6610283gn3Thursday May 8th 7 – 8:30 pm Graubner
Join us as Historian Sgt. Steve Mrozek wraps up his three-part program on WWII-Then & Now. In his exciting conclusion, Steve will take audience members back to the final days of World War II as the German Army is in full retreat and the world struggles to regain its former peaceful course. See artifacts, hear exciting stories and meet 101st Airborne veteran, Arno Whitbread. No registration is required, but seating is limited.

MUSIC ENVY 1Saturday May 10th 2:00 pm Graubner
A free concert just before Mother’s Day! This trio of flute, piano, and violin will impress you with their talent and range. What better way to celebrate your Mom/Grandmother/Aunt/Sister than with this afternoon concert for the whole family?

glbglogo4Thursday May 15th 6:30 pm Graubner
The Graubner Library will be hosting the Great Lakes Bead Guild (GLBG).  Come learn more about the organization and let your eyes feast on all the group’s beautiful creations.
The Great Lakes Beadworkers Guild began in 1992 in the Royal Oak Library and over the last 20 years has become known as Michigan’s premier organization for the education and promotion of beadwork. If you have ever been to their biannual bead show called the “Bead Bonanza” then you already know something about this group!

Additionally, beadwork by members of the Guild will be on displayed in the Graubner Library showcase starting May 1.

Lin 100x200Wednesday May 28th 7:00 pm Graubner
Lin Klaassen, a well-known face-reading expert and a leading practitioner, brings her talents and experience for one night only to the Romeo District Library! Come join us to learn the history of face reading, how it correlates facial features to character traits, and a list of 10 facial traits which you can immediately begin to identify and use. She will also read random faces from the audience and answer questions! No registration is required and please bring a mirror for your own personal observations!

47WilsonFriday May 30th 2:00 pm Graubner
Doug Wilson, author of The Bird: The Life and Legacy of Mark Fidrych, will be at the Graubner Library to talk about his book. The Bird is one of 20 books to be recognized as a Michigan Notable Book for 2014. The Romeo District Library is pleased to be one of 50 libraries to take part in the Notable Book Tour this year. Books will be available for sale from The Books Connection of Shelby.