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.    Find multiple copies of the book in a variety of formats in our Adult Services Collection.

Beginning April 10, program guides and discussion questions will be available at the Adult Services Desk.     The Everyone’s Reading website– www.everyonesreading.org–will go live on April 10.

Book Discussion of Once in a Great City, Wednesday, May 10 at 2 PM.
All are welcome for a book discussion.  Registration is required and begins April 1.

David Maraniss will speak at the following locations:  
Monday, May 22 at 7:00 PM, The Community House in Birmingham*
Tuesday,May 23 at 7:00 PM, Congregation Shaarey Zedek in Southfield*
*Bloomfield Township residents may register for free tickets beginning May 1 at 9:30 AM.  Two tickets per household.  Please select just one venue.

To see David Maraniss at the Detroit Institute of the Arts on Tuesday, May 23 at 11:00 AM, please call the DIA at 313-833-4005 to reserve your spot.