Something for everyone at Bacon Memorial Library

September Story Times 

Please register in person, online at baconlibrary.org, or by phone at 734-246-8357 Begins September 10, 2019 through October 16, 2019.

Babytime/Toddler Tuesdays @ 10 a.m. 

Join Ms. Lynne for stories, music, dance and bubbles! This program is geared to children under the age of three. 

Preschool Storytime Wednesdays @ 11:00 

Join Ms. Lynne for stories, music, dance and parachute play! This program is geared to children ages 3 and up.

Book Sale

The Friends of Bacon Library offer an ever-changing selection of books and other media for sale in the library’s multi-purpose room during library hours. 

Tobin Buhk: Michigan’s Most Dangerous Women is September 24 @ 6:30 p.m. 

Take a peek behind the walls of the old Detroit House of Correction, the only Michigan prison to house female inmates serving long-term sentences, and meet some of the most dangerous women in Michigan history: a serial poisoner who killed over a dozen because she wanted to don her black dress and attend the funerals; a woman who drowned her unwanted children, one by one, in a nearby river; a wife who used an ax to sever her marriage; and a con artist known as “Queen of the Underworld.” True crime author Tobin T. Buhk will introduce the audience to these and many other morbidly intriguing characters in “Michigan’s Most Dangerous Women.”

Tech Tutorials @ Bacon Library 

Check our online calendar at baconlibrary.org or call 734-246-8357 for one on one technology help. 

Downriver Plarning: Bag Ladies With a Cause is every Tuesday from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Join us weekly! We crochet grocery bags into sleeping mats for the homeless. You can stop in and just grab supplies too!

Bacon Book Club 7 p.m. 

We meet the 1st Wednesday of each month. If you would like us to reserve a copy of the book for you, call 734-246-8357.

Al Turner Drop In Chess is every Thursday @ 7 p.m. 

Kids and adults of all ages can meet challenging new players every Thursday @ 7 p.m.

Teen & YA Writing Group is September 23 @ 6- 8 p.m

Get together with other teens and young adults to share your work and build your craft. Participants are encouraged to bring small pieces of their work. Different aspects of the writing process will be explored through writing prompts, workshops, critiquing and free writing. Registration is required

Friends of the Library Meeting is September 23 @ 7 p.m. 

Join this dedicated group of volunteers to enhance the library experience! New members always welcome.

Bullet Journal is September 25 @ 6:30 p.m. 

Bullet journaling is an organizational strategy that can lead to higher performance, more productivity and a satisfying feeling of accomplishment at the end of the day. Learn new and simple planning techniques or tweak your existing strategies. We will share monthly what worked and what didn’t and plan our coming months together. We also will dive into hand lettering and layouts for those of you with a creative streak. Please bring a notebook and something to write with. A ruler and colored markers or highlighters would be nice as well but not necessary. Here’s to a productive new year!

Silent Book Club (aka Introvert Happy Hour) is September 25 6:30-8 p.m. 

You are invited to bring a book (or borrow one here), and relax with an hour or so of reading with the company of fellow book lovers in the first floor of the Bacon House or porch (weather permitting). Please feel free to bring your own beverage (non-alcoholic) and snack. Schedule: 6:30 pm start to gather 7pm-8pm-silent reading 8pm-8:30 socialize if you want!

Bacon Brains is September 26 at 1 p.m. 

Join us for Classic Movie Trivia, snacks and refreshments. We will be using a trivia program that uses tablets or phones. If you have one, bring one! If you don’t no worries, we have device that can be shared!

Coffee Hour with Cara Clemente and Stephanie Chang is Sept. 27 at 10:30 a.m.

Bacon True Crime Book Club is September 28 @ 10:30 a.m. 

Join us for our Coffee, Treats and True Crime! This month we are reading Breaking Free by Rachel Jeffs. 

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