A faulty well or septic system can harm a family’s health as well as threaten pets and wildlife, contaminate surface and groundwater and lower property values. This workshop will cover well construction and maintenance, water conservation, how a septic system functions, septic system maintenance, how to detect septic failure. Speakers from the Macomb County Health […]
Come to the library to celebrate the 60th year of “Know your Ships: The Field Guide to Boats and Boatwatching on the Great Lakes and Inland Seas.” Roger LeLievre, the editor of this “Boatwatcher’s Bible”, will be here to talk about the ships you’ll find on the inland seas, their cargo, and other boatwatcher’s essentials. […]
Researchers are continuing to explore how medical marijuana may benefit certain health conditions, including the alleviation of pain. Come to the library to hear a special panel discussion on using cannabis to aid in pain management. The panel will feature Dr. Nina Robb of Integrity Medicine, Metro Times columnist Larry Gabriel, and John Merideth Jr, […]
Come make a sun catcher. It’s sure to be a fun afternoon! All materials for the craft will be supplied, limit one free craft per person. This craft is geared toward a general audience but may be too complex for small children. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required. Please […]
The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion Several days before Christmas 2003, John Gregory Dunne and Joan Didion saw their only daughter, Quintana, fall ill with what seemed at first flu, then pneumonia, then complete septic shock. She was put into an induced coma and placed on life support. Days later–the night before New […]
Come on in and pick up a free comic book. Limit one per customer while supplies last. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
The skin is the body’s largest organ, and it is important to pay attention to the products we use on it. Renee Pokoj will visit the library to give a demonstration on how to make easy, all natural products for healthy summertime skincare including sunblock, body and room sprays, skin toner and more! Join us […]
Protect yourself from identity theft and dispose of your documents securely. Free shredding for up to 2 standard size bags or boxes per person (grocery bag size). A $5.00 fee will be charged for each additional bag/box. Registration is not necessary. This event is open to all.
What’s a mala you say? It’s a strand of 21 to 108 wood or gemstone beads that can be used as an aide in meditation practice. Come learn the significance of these beads and create a bracelet for your mama or yourself under the guidance of Michele Rager of Pada Sukha Yoga. Participants will receive […]
Lake St. Clair Metropark is known as the best birding site in Macomb County. On this library field trip for adults, we will take a guided walk with experts during the height of Spring Migration to look for a variety of unique birds. Dress for the weather, bring binoculars if you have them, and be […]