July 27, 2013 | madame librarian
- Al Capone
- California Gold Rush
- El Paso
- food industry
- gay fiction
- Health Books
- Robert L. Ripley
- May We Suggest
- Short Stories
Everything begins and ends at the Kentucky Club by stories by Benjamin Alire Sáenz
Salt, sugar, fat: how the food giants hooked us by Michael Moss
The sisters brothers [sound recording] by Patrick Dewitt
The Confessions of Al Capone by Loren D. Estleman
June 17, 2013 | hathawaym
Social media sites are great for catching up with people from high school or looking at photos of other peoples children. But did you know that sites like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn are also very powerful tools for business, marketing and even job hunting? Our collection is stocked with books to help you harness the power of the Internet and earn the Geek Out Badge all at the same time!
June 2, 2013 | madame librarian
The May/June 2013 issue of Michigan Municipal League's The Review focuses on growing old in Michigan. Are communities ready to handle the growing number of older adult residents? Over half of Michigan's residents are now over the age of 50. How will the needs of young and old be balanced? Are they really that different?
May 17, 2013 | Blogbrarian
Join us on Thursday, May 23 from 6:30-8:00 PM for a demonstration of the business databases Reference USA and DemographicsNow. Learn how to use them to get accurate, up-to-date information to market your business, research competitors, find a location for your business, get customer leads and more.
May 17, 2013 | Blogbrarian
Join us on Tuesday, May 21 from 12:00-1:00 PM for an overview of social networking for business. Explore the capabilities of Facebook, Pinterest and Twitter as marketing tools for your company.
No registration necessary.
May 2, 2013 | Blogbrarian
Not sure how advertise your business? With the many opportunities in today’s world it is a challenge to decide what is best for your business.
Sign up for our Lunch and Learn session "Media Advertising for Small Business" on Wednesday, June 12 from noon - 1 PM with Media Consultant, Kelley Albrant, from the Observer and Eccentric Media group. She will provide a number of ideas that will help you promote and grow your company in today’s market.
April 4, 2013 | madame librarian
Thomas the Tank Engine pulls into Greenfield Village at the end of the month. How have trains shaped America's history?
The great railroad revolution: the history of trains in America by Christian Wolmar
Railroads across North America: an illustrated history by Claude Wiatrowski
The robber barons: the great American capitalists, 1861- 1901 by Matthew Josephson
Modern trains and splendid stations: architecture, design, and rail travel for the twenty-first century by edited by Martha Thorne
February 19, 2013 | Blogbrarian
Join us as we read and discuss the key points in the classic business book, "Good to Great" by James Collins. Led by retired executive and Canton Kiwanis Club President, Mark Ott, this discussion is for business owners, leaders and anyone interested in leadership.
February 11, 2013 | Blogbrarian
According to SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives) "The real value of creating a business plan is not in having the finished product in hand; rather, the value lies in the process of researching and thinking about your business in a systematic way."
Join us on Thursday, February 28th from 6:00-8:00 PM and find how this tool will help you research and refine your business goals. This workshop is suitable for those considering owning a business, new entrepreneurs as well as established business owners.