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Michigan Alliance for Cultural Accessibility

The Bloomfield Township Library along with a growing number of libraries, museums, theaters, zoos, and more have joined the Michigan Alliance for Cultural Accessibility. The mission of MACA is “to empower cultural institutions in Michigan to become more accessible and inclusive for people of all abilities. By sharing resources and experiences, leveraging expertise, refining best practices, and building institutional capacity,…

 
The Undefeated

2020 Caldecott Award Winner and Honors

The 2020 Randolph Caldecott Medal winner, which is awarded to illustrators for the “most distinguished American Picture Book for Children published in the United States during the preceding year,” was announced on Monday, January 27, 2020. The Undefeated by Kwame Alexander, illustrated by Kadir Nelson, is about “the African American experience in America.¹”…

 
New Kid

2020 Newbery Award Winner and Honors

The John Newbery Award winner was announced on Monday, January 27, 2020 and for the first time, a graphic novel won the prestigious award. New Kid, by Jerry Craft, is about a boy of color attending a private school on a scholarship and his struggles to fit with his predominantly rich, white classmates. We carry multiple copies of this book so stop by and check it out!…

 
In My Heart

Book ‘N Play

Saturdays at 11 am

Discover a picture book through the senses in this monthly exploratory story time for kids of all abilities, ages 3 – 7, with a favorite adult. Siblings welcome!

February 15: In My Heart: A Book of Feelings by Jo Witek
Registration is open for this session

 
Kids At A Laptop

Research for Kids

Did you know that we have dozens of databases at the library designed to help you find reliable information on a variety of topics?  And we have specific databases designed for kids too!  Our databases are the go-to place for accurate information written by experts in a variety of journals, encyclopedias, newspapers, magazines, and more….

 

WHAT WE’RE READING, LISTENING TO, AND WATCHING

  • Promise
    I Can Make This Promise
  • Ghostboys
    Ghost Boys
  • Ourpact
    This Was Our Pact
  • Posted
    Posted
  • Chickenhouse
    The House with Chicken Legs
  • Stargazing Cover Image
    Stargazing
  • Guts
    Guts
  • Best Friends
    Best Friends
  • To Night Owl From Dogfish
    To Night Owl From Dogfish
  • Orion
    Finding Orion
  • Just Jaime
    Just Jaime
  • Camp
    Camp