555 N. Maple Road, Saline, MI 48176 (734) 429-5450 Fax:(734) 944-0600 Mon-Thu 9a-9p Fri-Sat 10a-5p Sun 1p-5p

Please register for adult programs at the Adult Reference Desk, call 429-5450, or email reference@salinelibrary.org. Click here for a printable program flyer.

Book Discussions

Wednesday Night Book Group - Meets at 7 pm in the Brecon Room; newcomers are always welcome!
--April 9: Conversations With Myself by Nelson Mandela
--May 14: Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline

 

Programs

1,000 Letters Home
Wednesday, April 16, 7-8 pm. Teresa Irish, an engaging speaker and author of "1,000 Letters Home," will present her parent’s story – “a poignant and historic journey of faith, love, and war.” Her book is a tribute to her father and all WWII veterans, and will be available afterwards. Registration requeted.

Michigan Notable Author Visit
Tuesday, April 22, 7-8 pm. Keith Widder will discuss his book “Beyond Pontiac’s Shadow: Michilimackinac and the Anglo-Indian War of 1763” as part of the 2014 Michigan Notable Authors Tour. Saline District Library is one of 50 Michigan libraries selected for an author visit this year, and you are invited to attend this special event. Registration requested.

Parenting 2.0: A Look at Friendship Dynamics
Monday, May 19, 7-8:30 pm. Join us for a special book group and discussion event focusing on how to help your children with friendship dynamics in the middle grades and beyond.  A month prior to the event we will have limited copies of Queen Bees and Wannabes: Helping Your Daughter Survive Cliques, Gossip, Boyfriends, and the New Realities of Girl World and Masterminds and Wingmen: Helping Our Boys Cope with Schoolyard Power, Locker-Room Tests, Girlfriends, and the New Rules of Boy World by Rosalind Wiseman available for check-out. Whether you have read the books or not, join us for that evening discussing best practices, pitfalls to avoid, and hear from a school social worker about ways to support your child. Registration requested.

Computer and eBook Classes

Digital Books, Movies and More
Wednesday, April 2, 7:00-8:30 pm (Computer Lab)
Did you can get books, audiobooks, music, movies and magazines online for free through the Saline District Library with your library card? Learn how to access all of these services through a computer, smartphone or tablet. Registration required.

MS Word Basics
Friday, April 4, 1:15-2:45 pm (Computer Lab)
Learn the basics of Microsoft Word. Beginners and specific questions are welcome. Registration required.

MS Excel Basics
Wednesday, April 16, 7:00-8:30 pm (Computer Lab)
Learn the basics of Microsoft Excel. Beginners and specific questions are welcome. Registration required.