Explore the following resources about Michigan all year-long, but especially during Michigan Week which is celebrated this year during the week of May 18 - 25. This celebration is intended to inspire people to embrace, explore and celebrate the history and resources of the great state of& Michigan. The following is just a sampling of our rich Michigan collection here at the Canton Public Library. Be sure to come and browse through all of the titles regarding our great state!
Fun Facts About Michigan
Michigan Curiosities: Quirky Characters, Roadside Oddities & Other Offbeat Stuff by Colleen Burcar with Gene Taylor: Includes fun and quirky stories of interesting Michigan residents and places.
Michigan Trivia compiled by Ernie & Jill Couch: Did you know that 60,000 automobiles were registered in Michigan in 1913? Or did you know that Michigan become part of the Indian Territory in 1800? Find out more facts about the Great Lakes State in this fun book.
Mich-Again's Day by Gary W. Barfnecht: Written in a monthly format, this book includes a Michigan fact, first or famous person's birthday for each day of the year.
The Secondhand Prose used bookstore (brought to you by the Friends of the Canton Public Library) is happy to offer May buys where you can get a great deal on gifts for the whole family, including yourself!
Buy 2 get 1 free-gardening, romance and travel
Bag SaleFill a bag and purchase the lot for just $5 (some restrictions may apply):
- Friday, May 17, 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
- Saturday, May 18, 10:00 AM-2:00 PM
- Monday, May 20, 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
- flea and tick medication
- toys (especially tennis balls)
- nail clippers
- dog treats (no rawhide please)
- dog beds/blankets
- dog crates (new/used)
- treadmills (new/used)
- cash donations (checks made to Stiggy's Dogs)