Book Giveaway for Teens

Teens in grades 6-12 may enter for the chance to win a free copy of X: A Novel, the 2017-2017 Great Michigan Read title! WHAT IS THE GREAT MICHIGAN READ? The Michigan Humanities Council’s Great Michigan Read is a book club for the entire state with a focus on a single book – X: A […]

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Mackinac Bridge Turns 60!

Whats 5 miles long, 500 feet tall and turns 60 today?  The Mighty Mac!  The Mackinac Bridge opened to traffic on November 1, 1957.  We've been testing our newest 3D printer by printing mini versions of the bridge, using a design created by Thingiverse user Brad Nicholls.  Great design Brad! List created by laurengail Mackinac […]

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November is Picture Book Month

I might be a little biased, since November is my birth month and middle name, but here's another point for November being the greatest month of the year: it's also Picture Book Month!  As a children's librarian I'm lucky and get to read picture books just about every day, new favorites and old classics alike. […]

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