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Disaster Recovery and Support

5:30 p.m. HFCL.

Monthly support services provided by Crisis Counselor for those who have suffered from the effects of the 2021 Floods.

  • Wednesday 7/6/2022
  • Wednesday 8/3/2022
  • Wednesday 9/7/2022
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ELL Conversation Circle

Tuesdays, July – August
HFCL & Esper
Registration Required

  • For adults learning English
  • Learn vocabulary
  • Develop confidence
  • Make new friends
  • Practice speaking English in real-life situations 

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The Jarvis Lord Shipwreck

July 12, 6:30 p.m.

 Author and Shipwreck Hunter Ross Richardson will join us virtually to talk about the Jarvis Lord shipwreck in Lake Michigan. Be sure to register to receive a Zoom link so you can take part in this fascinating program.

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FOLD: Book & Media Sale

July 13, 10:00 a.m.  HFCL.

As well as book and materials of all types this sale will be featuring:

  • Odds and ends
  • Puzzles
  • Interesting book sets/encyclopedia
  • And much more!

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Read with Pippin

July 13, 4:30 p.m.  HFCL.

Gain confidence in your reading by reading to Pippin, a trained therapy dog. Open to all kids ages 4 and up! Bring your favorite book or borrow one of ours!

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Anything is Possible: Kids Empowered Flower Power Workshop!

July 13, 6:00 p.m.  HFCL.

In this workshop, girls learn about self-esteem, confidence, friendship, self-care, and following your dreams! A fun art activity will be completed. For girls in grades 2nd to 5th.

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Manga in Motion: A Teen Anime Club

July 13, 6:00 p.m.  HFCL.

Join us for a new club at Henry Ford Centennial Library! We’ll meet and watch some anime together, discuss manga, and engage in other related activities!

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The Church of Baseball

July 14, 6:30 p.m.  HFCL.

  The Henry Ford Centennial Library will host Oscar-nominated screenwriter and director Ron Shelton to discuss the new book The Church of Baseball: The Making of Bull Durham: Home Runs, Bad Calls, Crazy Fights, Big Swings and a Hit.

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Book & Cook: Teens - Cooking With Thomas: Cashew Chicken

July 16, 2:30 p.m.  HFCL.

Join Teen Chef Thomas Besek in creating a fabulous entree, Cashew Chicken. Teens and college-aged students are invited to participate in this fun cooking experience.

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Summer Reading Challenge
June 20 – August 14


June 20 – August 14

  • Set your own reading goals
  • Prizes, events, & activities for all ages
  • Shipwrecks, music, manga, athletes, & more
  • Get Crafty on Tuesdays 11am-7pm all ages
  • Outdoor Storytime 10:30am Thursdays
    at Henry Ford Centennial Library

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Ongoing Programs

Blockbuster Film Series

June – August, Monday Evenings
Come and view this season’s selection of movies in the HFCL Auditorium.  Click for movie info.

Get Crafty (Children, Teen, Adult)

June – August, Tuesdays
Crafts provided will be of interest to everyone in the family. Younger children may need adult assistance. While supplies last.

Seed Library

All Growing Season
Grow some food, feed some pollinators, and learn about gardening and nutrition!

Tech Time: Drop In Tech Assistance

Every Friday, 2 – 4 pm
Bring your device and our experienced staff will do our best to answer your questions.

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21 Down: Real name was John Rackham
For more information and additional clues, please visit the MiLibraryQuest website here

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