Coming Soon for Kids
Sign-ups for two great events have begun. On Nov. 8 Jennifer Allison, author of Iggy Loomis, will visit the library and there will be plenty of pizza and activities! On Nov. 12, students in grades 1-5 can craft their own set of unique greeting cards for the occasion of their choice. Contact the Youth Desk for more info and to register.
International Games Day @ SDL
Saturday, Nov. 15, 12:30-4:30 pm. Libraries across the world are devoting this day to gaming! Join us for some tabletop fun for teens and adults. Bring your own board games to share or try one of ours. The youth department will also have games available from 1-4 pm. Registration requested.
November 4th Election Information
For more information about voting check out our Voting Information page.
Introducing Axis 360
Download popular ebooks on your computer or device. Visit the Axis 360 Magic Wall to view the (growing) collection and see if your device is compatible and how to get the apps or software at the App Zone. For more information visit the Downloads page.
Updated Feedback and Survey Data
The strategic planning process is underway. Click here to view an overview of the strategic planning process, the detailed results of the survey and input from the Nov. 1 community event session. Thanks again to everyone who filled out the survey.
Alternative Reading Formats
The library offers many large print and audio books. The Washtenaw Library for the Blind and Physically Disabled also has a free service for all eligible individuals in Washtenaw County that includes an enormous collection, and most materials can be downloaded or mailed for free.
Amelia Earhart in Michigan
Wednesday, November 5, 7-8 pm.
Amelia Earhart visited Michigan more than 25 times! Discover her life and adventures in a visual presentation by historians Al and Dave Eicher. Registration requested.
Monday, November 10, 3-4:30 pm
Artist Beth Battey will teach teens the basics of Japanese paper folding. Also make Pocky geometric shapes and candy sushi!
Letter to Parents
The 2014/2015 school year is now
underway. The annual Letter to Parents contains a handy checklist for parents and guardians to review.
Business and Investing
Looking for information on business or investing? From starting a small business or managing mutual funds to researching demographics or analyzing business trends, these resources are available for free! Get started on the Business & Investing page.
Health and Health Care Information
For information on wellness, medicine, health insurance and other medical topics, visit the Health Resources section.
Saline Historic Homes
Explore a new digital collection of hundreds of Saline's historic homes. Browse through the pictures or search by address or keyword. Check out the Saline History tab for more resources.
What to Read Next?
Not sure what book to read next? Every week the youth staff posts new reviews of books on the Ask Me What I'm Reading page. There are also plenty of teen and adult lists to choose from.
The Michicard Program Has Ended
The Michicard program ended on 12/31/13. Click here for more details from the Library of Michigan's web site. Former Michicard patrons are welcome as non-resident patrons with the purchase of an annual non-resident card. All are welcome to come read, study, access computers and attend programs without charge.