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  • Memoir Writing with Laura

    To celebrate Older Americans Month, the Library has invited author, memoir sharing specialist and speaker, Laura Hedgecock, to talk about turning memories into memoirs. Registration required: (248) 848-4311.
    Main Library Auditorium: Tuesday, May 26, 7:30 p.m.
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  • Sustainable Landscaping

    Drew Lathin, of Creating Sustainable Landscapes, will help us kick off a great season of Michigan gardening. Join us in learning how to save our local ecology one property at a time! Registration required.
    Farmington Branch Meeting Room: Thursday, May 28, 7 p.m.
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  • Friends of Farmington Library Gala

    The American Songbook
    An evening of fun, light refreshments and hit songs from both classic and contemporary musicals, presented by the Michigan Opera Theatre. By invitation only to Friends of the Library. To join the Friends, call (248) 848-4303.
    Main Library: Friday, June 5, 7 p.m.
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  • Summer Reading Kickoff Party

    Farmington Branch Meeting Room:
    Saturday, June 6, 10 a.m.-noon

    Main Library Children's Program Room:
    Saturday, June 6, 2-4 p.m.
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  • Adult Summer Reading: Escape the Ordinary

    Saturday, June 6 - Sunday, August 2
    Crack the codes and catch the criminals. Earn chances to win prizes by reading books, attending programs, writing reviews, watching movies or cracking our weekly bulletin codes. Sign up at the Information Desk.
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  • Lu Jong Tibetan Healing Yoga

    Practice a series of 21 simple movements that are appropriate for people of all ages and abilities. Registration required.
    Main Library Auditorium: Thursdays, June 11, 18, 10 a.m.
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  • Everyone's Reading 2015

    Hear the author speak Monday, June 22:
    Rochester Church of Christ (2 p.m.)
    Jewish Community Center - West Bloomfield (7 p.m.)
    Tickets available at the Information Desk (Limit two)
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  • Michigan Activity Pass (MAP)

    The new 2015 Michigan Activity Pass (MAP) program has begun. Our residents can check out a pass for over 100 cultural institutions and museums and 234 campgrounds, state parks and recreation areas.
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The Main Library will close at 4 p.m. on Friday, June 5 to prepare for an evening event. The Farmington Branch will remain open until 6 p.m.