Mar
25
Mon
Rosie’s Mom and Other Stories of the Michigan WWI Home Front @ Chelsea District Library at McKune Room
Mar 25 @ 7:00 pm – Mar 25 @ 8:30 pm

Twenty plus years before Rosie the Riveter and Willow Run, women were part of Michigan’s work force building airplanes and engines for the war effort. Learn about these women and the Father of Military Aviation in the United States.

Apr
1
Mon
April Fools with a Con-Artist: Edwin Turner Osbaldeston @ Chelsea District Library at McKune Room
Apr 1 @ 7:00 pm – Apr 1 @ 8:00 pm

Uncover the truth behind the lies and tricks of Edwin Turner Osbaldeston, a true con-artist if there ever was one. Quick-witted and resourceful, Edwin had a knack for telling lies and creating fake personas. Join us this April Fools Day to hear Edwin’s story and for a discussion with his great-grandson, Kenson Siver, co-author of the biography An Uncommon Criminal: The Extraordinary Life of Edwin Turner Osbaldeston.

Apr
2
Tue
Reading Glasses: A Book Club @ Ugly Dog Distillery
Apr 2 @ 7:30 pm – Apr 2 @ 9:00 pm

Join us as we discuss Sunburn by Laura Lippman. Meet at Ugly Dog Distillery (218 S Main Street, across from the library). Books available at the Check Out Desk. 

Apr
10
Wed
Midwest Literary Walk AfterHours Book Club @ Serendipity Books
Apr 10 @ 7:00 pm – Apr 10 @ 8:30 pm

Serendipity Books will be hosting a special book club featuring Pachinko by Min Jin Lee, one of our 2018 Midwest Literary Walk Authors. Books are available for purchase at Serendipity Books and some limited copies will be available for checkout at our Check-out Desk. In partnership with Serendipity Books.

Apr
17
Wed
Midwest Lit Walk Open Mic @ Serendipity Books @ Serendipity Books
Apr 17 @ 6:30 pm – Apr 17 @ 8:30 pm

In honor of Midwest Literary Walk, join us for a night of local talent! Reserve a 5-minute spot to showcase your family-friendly poetry, prose, or other creative work by calling (734) 475-8732 x219. Limited spaces will be available for drop-ins.In partnership with Serendipity Books.