Open Chess


Want to play chess?  Want to learn chess?  Join our Open Chess Sessions.   Our Instructors, Mr. Ronald Williams (ranked among the Top 100 Michigan Chess Players) and Mr. Robert Ellis are on hand to help and/or challenge
you. Please note the time change for the 3rd Saturday each month.


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Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 10:00am
Each week our morning Storytime’s highlight a different concept or seasonal theme explored through...
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Special Services

Resources for making career decisions, strategizing your job search, and finding job listings are available in the Technology, Literacy and Career (TLC) Center at the Main Library.

Services for the blind, the visually handicapped, the physically handicapped, or reading disabled.

Learn to read or improve your reading skills at Main Library or the Parkman Branch. Join the Detroit Public Library’s literacy campaign Detroit Reads!

Welcome to HYPE, the Detroit Public Library's Teen Center.

Library On Wheels (LOW) brings books and other reading materials, audiocassettes and information to Detroit's seniors and schools.

The Detroit Public Library now subscribes to OverDrive Digital Media, which provides access to eBooks and audiobooks on a wide variety of portable devices and e-readers.