Portrait of the Brothers Grimm, set against a dim, decorative background.

ON DEMAND VIDEO: Virtual Read-Aloud with Emily

Harvest time is here! What better way to celebrate the coming of autumn than with a story about vegetables?

This month’s Virtual Read-Aloud is a lesser-known folktale called “The Turnip,” recorded by the Brothers Grimm.

Jacob Ludwig Karl Grimm (1785–1863) and Wilhelm Carl Grimm (1786–1859) were German academics and authors who collected fairy tales and folktales across Europe during the 19th Century….

 
Movie Discussion Club meets the first Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m.

Movie Discussion Club

Our movie discussion club will resume in October with a new day and time. Join us the first Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. to discuss a movie with a librarian.

Watch the selected movie at home before joining the discussion at the Library. All movies are in the Library’s media collection and on Kanopy.  A virtual option is available….

 
Books are being held up by several hands with the words Join a Library Book Club.

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….

 

Knitting Plus Club is now the Fiber Arts Club

Anyone who knits, crochets, embroiders, or creates with any type of fiber art is welcome to bring the project you’re currently working on and enjoy meeting with other fiber artists of all skill levels. The club meets on the first Tuesday of every month from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. No registration is required.

Upcoming dates:

  • September 6
  • October 4
  • November 1
 
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Library by Mail

Can’t get to the Library?  Let us deliver to you.

The Bloomfield Township Public Library offers a Library By Mail Program for patrons of all ages, including children and elderly individuals. This is the perfect program for those who are immunocompromised, who have vulnerable household members or who are restricted to their homes. We will send requested Library materials to you in the mail,…

 

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