Call for Entries Still Open

There is still time to submit your family recipes or stories!  We will keep accepting entries until we reach our goal of 100 recipes and 100 family stories and/or poems.

So far we’ve received 73 recipes and 70 family stories.  We’re almost there – we can get there with your help!  And this will help preserve your family’s history – a good way to start the new year.

Here is the link to upload your family recipe:

Or your family-related story or poem:

More details at

Using the links above is the preferred method of sending in entries. However, please click here for a printable form if you would like to write down your recipe. Please send any of these completed forms to or mail to Henry Ford Centennial Library, 16301 Michigan Ave., Dearborn, MI 48126, Attn: Big Read.

If you have any questions, please call (313) 943-2341 or email