New Adult Graphic Novels

One Week in the Library by: W. Maxwell Prince – Welcome to the Library. It’s here that every story ever written is catalogued and monitored by a single man, who’s begun to notice something strange: the books are rebelling. The Abominable Mr. Seabrook by: Joe Ollmann – Presents the life of the controversial journalist who popularized the term “zombie” […]

 

Tutor.com @ BTPL

Did you know that Tutor.com is offered through the Library every day from 4 p.m. – 10 p.m.?  Tutor.com offers live homework help for those times you need it most!  Physics, chemistry, math, writing help and more are just a click away.  Stop by the Adult Services Desk to pick up your free Tutor.com pencil and a […]

 

DVD’s: New this week at the Library

FENCES – Starring Denzel Washington & Viola Davis, this movie depicts the life of a working-class African-American father tries to raise his family in the 1950s, while coming to terms with the events of his life. COLLATERAL BEAUTY – Retreating from life after a tragedy, a man questions the universe by writing to Love, Time […]

 

Everyone’s Reading 2017–Once in a Great City

April 10 through May 23 Join us for our 16th annual Metro Detroit community reading program.  Set in the fall of 1962 through the spring of 1964, Once is a Great City by David Maraniss tells the story of some of Detroit’s most influential people at a pivotal time in the history of the city.   […]

 

Stratford Festival Lecture: The World Turned Upside Down: Love, Madness and Misrule in Twelfth Night

The Michigan Members of the Stratford Festival invite you to  join them for their 2017 Shakespeare Lecture Series: The World Turned Upside Down: Love, Madness and Misrule in Twelfth Night Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. Registration is required and open to everyone.  Registration begins April 1.   Is there a dark heart lodged inside the frivolous […]

 

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