Adult Events

We recommend wearing a mask when attending in-person programs.
Please visit our calendar to see the online and in-person events we offer.

WWII in Their Own Words with Larry Martin: Bill Ingram Part 1

Monday, October 18 at 7 pm (Online Event) Bill Ingram enlisted in Navy about six months before the U S was drawn into WWII on his 17th birthday in June of 1941. He was ordered to the Heavy Cruiser Houston CA-30 as a powder monkey on the 8 inch guns. Larry Martin will share his…

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Sinatra! with Stuart Johnson

Sinatra! with Stuart Johnson – Part 1 Tuesday, October 19 at 7 pm (Online Event) Sinatra! with Stuart Johnson – Part 2 Tuesday, October 26 at 7 pm (Online Event) SINATRA!  “The Voice.” “Ol’ Blue Eyes,” “The Chairman of the Board.” The Greatest Singer of American popular music in the 20th Century died May 14, 1998…

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Thursday Trivia Night w/the library on Zoom

Thursday, October 21 at 7 pm Keep your mind fresh and test your general knowledge at our monthly trivia night on Zoom. Compete for the prestige of being Northville’s “smartest” library patron! Registration Required. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82828630263?pwd=T2FxaXBHb2lpeEptNGM3SEpRcUZ6QT09 Meeting ID: 828 2863 0263 Passcode: 243526

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DIA Behind the Seen: Detroit Style: Car Design in the Motor City 1950-2020

Monday, November 1 at 7 pm (Online Event) Experience the iconic car styles of Detroit during the past sixty years through the eyes of the car designers who created them. Feel the excitement of designing cars for the future, the impact of incorporating cultural style trends and technologies, and the responsibility of creating comfortable and…

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Between the Lines Book Discussion: Hidden Valley Road by Kolker

Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of an American Family by Robert Kolker Monday, November 8 at 7 pm (In person in the Carlo Meeting Room at the Library) The heartrending story of a midcentury American family with twelve children, six of them diagnosed with schizophrenia, that became science’s great hope in the quest to understand…

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Yankee Air Museum with Barry Levine

Wednesday, November 10 at 7 pm (In person in the Carlo Meeting Room at the Library)  Barry Levine will discuss Belleville’s  Yankee Air Museum, which was founded in 1981 by a group of aviation enthusiasts to commemorate the Willow Run Bomber Plant and our country’s aviation history. Barry’s presentation will cover the Bomber Plant (which…

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Save Your Ideas with Pinterest

Thursday, November 11: 11 am – 12 pm Have you found some great recipes, how-to videos or great finds on the internet and wish you could save them? In this class we will teach you how to save your ideas with Pinterest. Registration Required. What you need: Pinterest username & password Laptop or tablet to…

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The Thanksgiving Play Virtual Table Reading by the Tipping Point Theatre

Monday, November 15 at 7 pm (Online Event) Watch a streamed table read of The Thanksgiving Play by Larissa FastHorse in partnership with Tipping Point Theatre! Originally a part of their 13th Season, Tipping Point had to cancel the live production due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This table read features the original cast that would have performed…

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Financial Wellness for Women featuring Stephanie Bloom

Wednesday, November 17 at 7 pm (Online Event) Calling all women! Let’s be frank, women have unique challenges and opportunities as investors. On top of typically earning less than men, women also tend to have greater longevity than men. How can a long life and other factors impact a woman’s approach to growing her nest…

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trivia night

Thursday Trivia Night w/the library on Zoom

Thursday, November 18 at 7 pm Keep your mind fresh and test your general knowledge at our monthly trivia night on Zoom. Compete for the prestige of being Northville’s “smartest” library patron! Registration Required. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82828630263?pwd=T2FxaXBHb2lpeEptNGM3SEpRcUZ6QT09 Meeting ID: 828 2863 0263 Passcode: 243526

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History of Thayer School with Joe Oldenburg

Monday, November 22 at 7 pm  (In person in the Carlo Meeting Room at the Library) Tuesday, November 23 at 7 pm (at the Northville Township Hall) Built in 1877 on land purchased from Rufus Thayer, the first settler at 6 Mile and Napier Road, Thayer School is the oldest one-room schoolhouse on its original…

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History of Northville’s Fire Department with Hugh H. Jordan III

Tuesday, November 30 at 7 pm  (In person in the Carlo Meeting Room at the Library) After a devastating fire in April 1925 destroyed several businesses in the central business district, the Village of Northville invested in modern fire fighting equipment for protection. The first motorized fire truck was a 1926 Ahrens-Fox Fire engine. This…

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