Romulus Public Library
Newsletter
February 2018

We LOVE our patrons!
Featured Programs
Old World Native American Vegetables and Medicinal Plants
Monday, February 5 at 6:30 p.m.

Learn something new at this information session presented by local gardener, Andrew Bucienski.

Part of the Romulus Garden Club Speaker Series
Black History Month - "Great Migration, Goin' Up North"
with Miz Rosie!
Thursday, February 22 at 6 p.m.

Celebrate Black History Month with us! Miz Rosie will tell us the story of African Americans moving North through songs and poetry.

Miz Rosie is a local favorite so you don't want to miss this family program.

Funded by the MICHIGAN COUNCIL FOR ARTS AND MICHIGAN CULTURAL AFFAIRS, the MICHIGAN HUMANITIES COUNCIL and the Friends of the Romulus Public Library.
Community Feedback Sessions

What can the Romulus Public Library do for YOU?
In an effort to keep the Library moving forward with valuable services, programs and resources, a Strategic Planning Committee has been formed to create a three-year plan for the Library. As community members, your input is very important to us!
 
Residents of Romulus and Huron Township are invited to attend a Community Feedback Session to provide input on how the Library can better serve YOU!
 
Romulus Public Library
Saturday, March 3 at 10 a.m.
Saturday, March 3 at 2 p.m.
Tuesday, April 10 at 7 p.m.
 
Romulus Senior Center
Wednesday, March 14 at 12:00 p.m. (noon)

Please consider attending one of these sessions. Feel free to pass this information along to friends, neighbors, and colleagues who may be interested in attending. Thank you for your interest in the Library!
2016-17 Library Annual Report
Click here to see our accomplishments, statistics, photos and more! Copies are available in the library or visit our website at www.romuluslibrary.org.
Wheelchair Available at the Library
Need assistance while using the Library? A wheelchair is available in the Library for use by anyone who needs it. Thank you to the Romulus Senior Center for this generous donation.
Youth/Teen Programs
Family Movie Night
Wednesday, February 7 at 6 p.m.
Come watch "My Little Pony - The Movie" (PG) with us. Snacks are provided. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Romulus Public Library
Romulus Chess Club
Saturday, February 17 at 12 p.m.
Boards will be provided or you can bring your own.
Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

In partnership with the City of Romulus Recreation Dept.
Toddler Story Time
Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m.
January 17-March 28

Join us for crafts, stories, and play.
Ages 0-4; older siblings are welcome, but must be accompanied by an adult.
Family Story Time
Thursdays at 6:30 p.m.
January 18-February 15

Crafts and stories every week.
All ages are welcome.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Romulus Public Library
Anime Club
Monday, February 26 at 4 p.m.

Join us and talk all about manga and watch anime!
Snacks provided.
Lego Club
Monday, February 26 at 6:15 p.m.

Come out and show off your creativity. We keep your Lego design on display for one month, until the date of the next club meeting.
Both events are sponsored in part by the Friends of the Romulus Public Library
Adult Programs
Romulus Garden Club Planning Meeting
Monday, February 19 at 6:30 pm

Join us to learn more about the Romulus Garden Club!

 We Have Two!
Monday, February 12 at 7 pm
Library Meeting Room
Snacks provided
Discussion : A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler.
Tuesday, February 20 at 10:30 am
Romulus Senior Center
Discussion: Loving Frank by Nancy Horan and No Second Chance Harlan Coben.
One-on-One Computer Tutoring
Do you need help with a computer/tablet/phone? We can help! Call or come in to sign up for a free 30-45 minute tutoring session on the topic of your choice with a library staff member. 734-942-7589
  Library Meetings

Library Board Meeting - Tuesday, February 6 at 5 pm
*Note date/time change for this month*
Friends of the Library Meeting - Monday, February 12 at 5:45 pm
 
Meetings held in the Library Meeting Room    
Mark Your Calendar for these Upcoming Events!

  • March is Reading Month Reading Logs - available beginning March 1
  • March is Reading Month Events - Family programs every Tuesday at 6 p.m.
  • March 1 - 31 - "I Got Caught Reading Wall" - Catch someone reading and we'll post the picture on our wall in the library and on social media
  • Monday, March 12 at 5:45 p.m. - Friends of the Library Meeting -- Every Welcome
  • Monday, March 12 at 7 p.m. - Second Monday Book Club
  • Tuesday, March 20, 10:30 a.m. - Senior Book Club (Meets at the Romulus Senior Center)
Romulus Public Library 
11121 Wayne Rd.
Romulus, MI 48174
734-942-7589

Monday-Thursday -- 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Friday-Saturday -- 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sunday -- Closed