The Ferndale Public Library was just featured on The Bright Side -part of Community Economic Development Association of Michigan– connector for the wide spectrum of groups working on community development in Michigan.
Experience Michigan libraries in a new light: listen to live music, find a job, start a business, learn video production or computer programming, prepare for the GED and leave the building and go out into the community.
I have to say – they were particularly impressed with our Local Music Collection! Cheers to Kelly & Jessica! Thanks, Bright Side / CEDAM
In other book-ish / library-related news:
The Guardian reported on one author arguing that economic growth, for a community relies on a literate public ‘The price of libraries is cheap compared to that of an ignorant nation’