Sep 29 Friday
The Midland Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) will host its fall used book sale starting Friday, September 29th at the Midland Mall. Sale hours are 9 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.on Friday and Saturday, and 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, October 1st. Book lovers will find hardcover and paperback books sorted into several categories including mystery/suspense, romance, general fiction, history, cookbooks, and children’s books. Most books are priced from $1 to $2. Recent publications, cookbooks, and collectables are individually priced. All day Sunday is “Bag Day” when book lovers can get a bag of books for $10.
Proceeds fund scholarships at the local and national levels. The AAUW Midland Branch awards college scholarships to Midland area high school graduates and women who wish to return to college forfurther education and/or skilled trade apprentice programs. Funds from the sale will also send local young women to the National Conference of College Women Students Leaders. AAUW strives to advance equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy and research. For more information, visit midland-mi.aauw.net.
Oct 13 Friday
Friday, October 13th from 5:30 pm -8:30 pm (Friends Members Only) – Membership to become a member of the Friends of the Library can be purchased at the doors
Saturday, October 14th from 10 am – 4 pm
Sunday, October 15th from 1 pm – 4 pm ($5 Bag Day)
Location: Grace A. Dow Memorial Library, 1710 W. St Andrews, Midland, MI 48640(989) 837-3430, GADML.ORG
Oct 19 Thursday
Thursday, October 19, 2023 -Holocaust Survivor Presentation - 7:00 p.m., in the Carnegie Building, 451 E. Mitchell St., Petoskey. Holocaust survivor and renowned author, Irene Miller, will provide an engaging and informative presentation on her personal experiences during WWII and the challenge of a future without hatred. All are welcome and admission is free of charge. The event is sponsored by Temple B'nai Israel's Kulanu Cohort Group in conjunction with the "Walk Against Hate" scheduled for Sunday, October 22 beginning at 2:00 p.m. in Pennsylvania Park downtown.