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ASC Toys are Back!

The Accessibility Support Collection offers toys that encourage cognitive, motor, visual, auditory, and social development. They were temporarily placed in storage due to COVID-19, but they’re back on the shelves ready for you to check out! Click here to look through the library catalog or browse the Accessibility Support Collection shelves next time you visit the library….

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August is time for Back to School!

Check out this selection of school-themed books available to download or visit us in person for many more in the Youth Services department!

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Adaptive Umbrella Virtual Workshop

Thursday, October 6, 2022
10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., EDT
Registration is open now through 10/2.

Join us for our 7th biennial Adaptive Umbrella accessibility workshop!
This daylong workshop features interactive sessions about current accessibility topics, led by disability self-advocates and professionals working with the disability community. The day is geared to librarians,…

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Join a Library Book Club

The Library has a number of book clubs that meet throughout the year. Registrations for September 2022 to August 2023 clubs begin Monday, August 1.

Registration is open to new members and those planning to continue their participation in the club. For more information, contact the Adult Services department by email at AskAdult@btpl.org or by calling 248.642.5800 and asking for the Adult Services Desk….

Craft supplies and get crafty!

Craft Kit Tutorials

Get crafty at home. The tutorials & videos listed in the links below will show you what you need and how to pull your project together.

Stay tuned to the Teen page on our website for upcoming craft events & projects.

Craft Video Tutorials:

Beaded bracelet Craft kit

Beaded Keychains Craft kit &…