Calendar of Events
December 8, 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.
Children ages preschool and up can come hear holiday stories, help decorate holiday cookies, sing and enjoy hands-on fun. There will also be a visit from the woman behind the Man in Red, Mrs. Claus! Even thought it is the busy season, she’d willing to tell secrets about Santa, the reindeer and the elves. She will also show her specials treasures from the North Pole. She loves to answer questions and hear what you would like to tell Santa.
Electronic books, or ebooks, are a fast and convenient way to read. GRPL’s ebook lending service is highlighted in this class, covering the steps to install software and download ebooks to your computer, smartphone or other device.
Families are invited to join us for the 5th Annual Winter Wonderland Puppet Concert with Kevin Kammeraad! There will be lots of songs, poetry, puppets and fun!