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 8 - The Luminous Heart of Jonah S. by Gina B. Nahai
May 13 - The Expats by Chris Pavone
June 10 - Title TBA

Programs

Calmer, Happier, More Secure Kids
Wednesday, April 1, 7-9 pm.
Would you like to reduce family stress and become a more powerful parent? Lisa Rooney will explain how with tips on simplifying your home environment, creating more family connections, slowing down the pace of life, and much more. Registration requested; please call 429-5450 or email reference@salinelibrary.org.

Android Bootcamp
Thursday, April 9, 7-8:30 pm.
Not sure how to use your Android tablet or smartphone? Learn the basics and more with this hands-on session. Registration required.

Healthier Gluten-Free
Sunday, April 19, 2-3:30 pm.
Are you interested in a gluten-free lifestyle or curious about different grains? Lisa Howard, author of The Cultured Cook blog, will help you discover how delicious gluten-free can be. Her new cookbook, “Healthier Gluten-Free,” will be available for purchase. Registration requested but not required; please call 429-5450 or email reference@salinelibrary.org.

Art Meets Business
Thursday, April 23, 6:30-8:30 pm.
"What About Copyright?" and other legal issues for artists. Wish you knew more about doing business as an artist? Join us for a series of fun, informal monthly networking meetings for visual, literary, and performing artists! Each program will feature speakers on business topics of interest to entrepreneurs. Additional dates: May 28, June 25, September 16, October 21, November 18.

iPhone/iPad Bootcamp
Thursday, April 23, 7-8:30 pm.
Not sure how to use your iPhone or iPad? Learn the basics and more with this hands-on session. Registration required.

Fairy Gardens
Sunday, April 26, 2 pm
Do you love miniature gardens?  Discover the rich background and local flavor of this popular hobby, and get some tips for designing your own miniature scene.  Presented by Gayle Drews from Nature’s Garden Center in Saline. Registration requested; please call 429-5450 or email reference@salinelibrary.org.

Washtenaw Biking
Thursday, May 14, 7-8 pm. Author, photographer, and outdoor enthusiast Rob Pulcipher will present some great recreational bike rides in the area. They cover urban areas as well as the country and vary in length so you can find one to enjoy. A book sale and signing will follow. Registration requested but not required; please call 429-5450 or email reference@salinelibrary.org.

Motor City Roots
Wednesday, May 20, 7-8 pm
Interested in a behind-the-scenes look at the early auto industry in Detroit and the Big Three automakers? Historian and archivist Joe Oldenburg will present “Motor City Roots: the beginning of Ford, Chrysler, and GM.” Registration requested but not required; please call 429-5450 or email reference@salinelibrary.org.

Art Meets Business
Thursday, May 28, 6:30-8:30 pm.
Wish you knew more about doing business as an artist? Join us for a series of fun, informal monthly networking meetings for visual, literary, and performing artists! Each program will feature speakers on business topics of interest to entrepreneurs. Additional dates: June 25, September 16, October 21, November 18.

MS Word Basics
Wednesday, May 6, 7-8:30 pm.
Learn the basics of Microsoft Word. Beginners and specific questions are welcome. Registration required.

MS Excel Basics
Wednesday, May 20, 7-8:30 pm.
Learn the basics of Microsoft Excel. Beginners and specific questions are welcome. Registration required.