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Go Red Wings!

The Detroit Red Wings are heading into game 2 in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs against the Phoenix Coyotes! The Wings have home ice advantage and lead the series. Relive and learn about the Stanley Cup in our collection of books and DVDs. Catch them in action on April 16th at 1:00PM and cheer them on to another Cup!

Sport-filled Saturday!

Beginning at 3:00PM the Red Wings take on the Nashville Predators as they wind down the regular season. Then at 4:10PM the Tigers play the New York Yankees where Brad Penny will be matched up against former teammate A.J. Burnett. March Madness continues at 6:00PM with the Final Four NCAA Div I Men's Basketball Championship. First Four winner VCU and Butler vie for a berth to the Championship game. University of Kentucky and University of Connecticut continue the excitement in their bid to the Title at 8:45PM. Grab your snacks, spirit wear, and fresh batteries for the remote and enjoy!

An Irish Trilogy for St. Paddy's Day

Listen to Brendan O'Carroll's Mrs. Browne trilogy and get your Irish brogue on for St. Patrick's Day.

The Mammy by Brendan O'Carroll

The Chisellers by Brendan O'Carroll

The Granny by Brendan O'Carroll

Fall Back This Weekend

Daylight Savings Time begins March 13th at 2:00AM. Don't be left behind and set your clocks ahead one hour. Daylight Saving Time also brings longer days, brighter mornings, bird songs, flowers and Springtime! Learn more about the history of Daylight Saving Time.

Libraries Save Families Money

Libraries are a valuable resource in area communities as illustrated in a March MetroParent article. Families can save money by borrowing free DVDs, attending library programs, using online databases, downloading eBooks & audiobooks, etc. Many of the resources mentioned are available here at the Canton Public Library. So come visit and start saving today!

Free Tax Help for Seniors Offered at Summit

The Summit offers free Tax-Aide counseling through AARP as part of an IRS-sponsored program for seniors. Trained and certified volunteer counselors assist people of low-to-middle income with special attention to those 60 and over for both federal and state returns. Call (734) 394-5460 for an appointment at the Summit Senior Center. Find more locations near you.

A Fun Fashion Mystery Series

If you think your life is crazy then follow Haley Randolph's humorous antics and feel relief!

Handbags and homicide: [a Haley Randolph mystery] by Dorothy Howell

Purses and poison by Dorothy Howell

Shoulder bags and shootings by Dorothy Howell

Kids! Score Tickets for the Red Wings or Pistons

Reminder: Deadline to enter for free Pistons tickets is April 4th. Tickets for the Detroit Red Wings are sold out.

How to Buy (and Recharge) a Copy Card


If you need to print at the library, this video will show you how to purchase a copy card and add funds to it as needed.
Transcript below:

"Salute to Great American Songbook" at the Village Theatre

Sounds of Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Nat King Cole and more return to the Cherry Hill Village Theater Saturday, January 15th in the Salute to the Great American Songbook. Top local vocalists will lend their talents for an entertaining evening of song and memories beginning at 8:00PM. Enjoy with the whole family.

Big Chill at the Big House!

The University of Michigan and Michigan State ice hockey teams continue their Cold War in the Big Chill on Saturday, December 11th at 3:00PM. It all happens at the University of Michigan Stadium where officials are hoping to break the Guinness World Record for attendance at an outdoor hockey game. If you can't get to the game you'll have an opportunity to skate at the Big House on Sunday December 12th!

Bowl Championship Series (BCS) 2011

As the college football season winds down fans eagerly await the BCS schedule. Our own Michigan State tied Ohio State and Wisconsin for the Big Ten Championship! Both Michigan State and Michigan are bowl eligible so stay tuned…
Meanwhile, read Dan Wetzel's new book Death to the BCS and learn about the ongoing BCS controversies.

Celebrate the Season with Music for Everyone!

Come and bring the whole family and kick off this holiday season with the Canton Concert Band as it presents Christmas: A Family Gathering on Sunday December 5th. The Concert will take place at the Cherry Hill Village Theater and begins at 4:00PM.
Enjoy more holiday sounds with CPL's extensive music collection.

Canton Salutes all Service Personnel

A Salute to Service will be held on Veterans Day, Thursday November 11th at the Village Theatre. Active military personnel and veterans will be honored for their dedicated service. Doors open at 6:00PM for an exhibition of military memorabilia prior to a formal stage presentation at 7:00PM. Active duty military and veterans can also enjoy a free meal Thursday at Applebee's or Famous Dave's. Thanks for serving our country.

Ghost Hunting for Teens and Adults

Paranormal investigator and psychic medium, Kristy Robinett, wonders if you believe that there is more than "us" in this existence? With over 15 years of paranormal investigative experience and some very intriguing tales to share, Kristy will advise on the do's and don'ts while ghost hunting. Join us, if you dare, on Tuesday October 26th from 7:00-8:30PM, no registration necessary.