Big Read Wrap-Up Event


Saturday, April 28
2:00 – 4:00 p.m.


Henry Ford Centennial Library
1st Floor – Auditorium


This event is FREE and open to the public without registration.


      Join us for a multimedia musical performance by Dearborn resident Jeff Karoub, exploring his family experiences with immigration. Then we’ll have an “open mic” where authors of our latest community anthology will read excerpts from their work. Light refreshments will be served. 

  • Jeff Karoub goes on at 2 p.m.
  • Drawing for prizes, raffle winners announced at 3 p.m.
  • Intermission (15 minutes). Enjoy “desserts from around the world” in Rotunda area.
  • Open mic begins at 3:15 p.m.

For more information, please call 313-943-2330

Also, there are a few more Storytimes in week 6 (the last week) of the Big Read:

Children with a caregiver are invited to hear tales from around the world. Ages 2-6.

Tuesday, April 24, 4 p.m.: Henry Ford Centennial Library, Youth Services
Thursday, April 26, 1 p.m.: John F. Kennedy, Jr. Library, 24602 Van Born Rd. Dearborn Heights

And one more Book Discussion:

Discuss Jhumpa Lahiri’s The Namesake. Pick up a FREE copy at any Dearborn Public Library (while supplies last). 

Thursday, April 26, 6:30 p.m.: City Hall Artspace Lofts, 13615 Michigan Ave.