Detroit Public Library
The Detroit Public Library has reversed course after saying it could close most of its neighborhood branches amid budget problems.
Detroit Library officials announced recently that because of a limited budget, they were looking at closing 18 neighborhood branches, but that number could be pared back.
Add Detroit Public Library to the list of utilities facing layoffs and downsizing due to a budget deficit over $10-million.
The author of the New York Times Bestseller, “The Immoral Life of Henrietta Lacks,” will be speaking at a special event in the Detroit Public Library on Saturday.
The Detroit Public Library’s 23 branches are about to get a lot smaller.
Folks had the opportunity to voice their opinions about the Woodward Avenue Light Rail Transit Project on Saturday, during one of two different sessions.
Sessions and workshops on how families can preserve African American items of historical and cultural significance will be held at the Detroit Public Library’s main branch.