Calendar of Events
December 1, 2012
Founded in 1903, Pewabic Pottery has an 110-year legacy through its nationally renowned vessels, tiles and architectural ornamentation. This exhibit tells the story of Mary Chase Perry Stratton, Pewabic Pottery’s founder, her unique vision and her role in the history of Detroit. It also explores the growth of the Arts & Crafts movement in America and the development of ceramic art. This exhibit is organized by Pewabic Pottery and is made possible through a grant from the Michigan Humanities Council.
Sign up, read ten books, and win prizes! A great way for grown-ups to beat the winter blues.
Designed for those who already have a working knowledge of computers and some experience with using the mouse. This class covers the basics of the Internet and will give participants a better understanding of the technology that is reshaping our world and our community. After taking this class, you’ll feel more comfortable taking advantage of resources on the Internet.
The Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah has the largest genealogical collection in the world. Five floors containing over 2.4 million rolls of microfilmed genealogical records; 727,000 microfiche, 356,000 books, serials, and other formats; over 4,500 periodicals and 3,725 electronic resources can be a little overwhelming. We will help you plan ahead to get the most out of your trip.
Join our Business Librarian for an introduction to the world of foundation fundraising. Learn various aspects of the nonprofit world, tips on how to approach a foundation for funding and various other tactics that can make your fundraising more efficient and effective.