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Baldwin Public Library
Dear Motown Writers Network,
Thank you for subscribing to the Baldwin's eNews. We have some great programming coming up. Check out the calendar for a complete list of events. As always, see you at the library.
Monday through Thursday: 9:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday & Saturday: 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Sunday: 12:00 noon - 5:00 p.m.
Special Hours and Closings
Saturday, December 24, the Library is closed for Christmas Eve. Sunday, December 25, the Library is closed for Christmas Day. Sunday, January 1, 2012, the Library is closed for New Years Day.
Winter Markt at the Library
Saturday, December 3 and Sunday, December 4
When you're downtown visiting the Birmingham Winter Markt, be sure to stop by the Library to see what we have goning on- from German Fairy Tales to crafts in the Youth Room and a mini-book sale by the Friends of the Library!
Should We End the War on Cannabis?
Tuesday, December 6 at 7:00 p.m.
Former Detroit Chief of Police Dr. Ike McKinnon and Adjunct Professor Mike Whitty, both of the University of Detroit Mercy, speak on the proposition that a public health model for drug treatment is superior to criminalization and the existing military model.
Writers Live with Dean Dimitrieski
Saturday, December 10 at 2:00 p.m.
Books available for purchase and signing courtesy of Book Beat
Meet local author, Dean Dimitrieski, as he talks about his book, Tears for My City. Subtitled An Autobiography of a Detroit White Boy, Tears for My City tells the true story of an immigrant white kid from Macedonia who moves to the most dangerous neighborhood in Detroit at the height of gang violence in the 1970s.
Over the Rainbow: The Music of Harold Arlen
Sunday, December 11 at 2:00 p.m.
Stu Johnson, a member of the Michigan Jazz Record Collectors, will give a multi-media presentation featuring music, slides and lecture about the composer of one of the icons of American popular music. Join us for a relaxing and tuneful afternoon.
Sunday, December 18 at 2:00 p.m.
Join in for thoughtful conversation on current topics of interest.