Autumn has arrived! Fall colors, apples, pumpkins  cider, doughnuts, and much more! If you want to check out the beautiful foliage in Michigan - and beyond - use this handy guide to get the best views. (For a refresher course on why leaves change color in the Fall check here.) Then come home and cook up some yummy Fall treats, and relax with some interesting crafts - or even a good book! Or just watch some football! Or hockey! Whatever you do, have fun. The possibilities are endless!

October 1, 1908. The Model T Ford went on sale for the first time.

October 1, 1938. Hitler's troops occupied the Sudetenland in Czechoslovakia.

October 1,1949. The People's Republic of China was founded.

Check out these new titles recently added to the Library's Biography shelves.

Think black : a memoir by Clyde W Ford
Inside out : a memoir by Demi Moore

National Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated from mid-September through mid-October each year. The resources below provide an introduction to the culture and identity of the diverse population that is Hispanic. For information on the culture and customs of specific Latin American countries click here.

Flash back to 1988 and enjoy some of the year's best films.

Check out these new titles recently added to the Library's Biography shelves.

All the powers of Earth by 1948- Sidney Blumenthal

Check out some of these recent titles on the eternal city of Rome, from ancient times to the present.

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