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Gale Courses Begin June 17!

Gale Courses begin June 17!  Make sure you sign up soon, to take advantage of this unique resource.  You must begin your class on or before June 30, 2015 or wait until July 15, 2015 when the courses begin again.  Gale Courses offers hundreds of courses focused on professional development, technology skills, and personal enrichment. Six-week long […]

 
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Everyone’s Reading The Inner Circle

The 14th annual Metro Detroit community reading program features author Brad Meltzer and the first title in his Culper Ring series.  Read the book or any of Meltzer’s many other works; pick up a magnet or a Reader’s Guide at the Adult Services Desk; or sign up for tickets to hear the author speak about the series […]

 
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Watch Obsession with Hamlet online

If you missed the Stratford Festival’s program on Obsession with Hamlet, you can watch it online at Bloomfield Community TV’s Vimeo site.  It was a fabulous presentation that included audience members playing all the parts except the lead.

 
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May is Short Story Month

Short stories, unlike lengthy novels, are perfectly suited to a busy life.  You could read one or two stories from a collection in an evening or on your lunch hour. For instance, try “Mona” by Laura Kasischke from If a Stranger Approaches You, “Tenth of December” by George Saunders from Tenth of December: Stories or […]

 
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May Virtual Book Club – Room with a View

Too busy to come to a library book club? Please join us on-line for a discussion of the book entitled Room with a View by E.M. Forster. If you want to discuss this book, please email askadult@btpl.org. Summary of the Book This Edwardian social comedy explores love and prim propriety among an eccentric cast of […]

 

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