• 'Joni on Joni' book signing: Susan Whitall's new book on musician JONI MITCHELL!
    Author Visit: Joni on Joni by Susan Whitall Wednesday, November 28, 2018 6pm-8pm Pages Bookshop (Detroit) FREE ENTRY Canadian native & musician Joni Mitchell became Joni Mitchell while living in Detroit's Cass Corridor from[masked]. Until then she was Roberta J. Anderson. Joni and husband Chuck Mitchell lived on the 5th floor of the Verona Apartments (Cass and Ferry). She used to play the Chess Mate Coffeehouse (17126 Livernois @ 6mile), The Wisdom Tooth concert venue on Plum Street and in 1967 she used to play almost daily at The Living End (8225 John C. Lodge). Fellow musician Wayne Kramer of the MC5 also lived in the Cass Corridor at the same time. Another fellow musician, Sixto Rodriguez, lived in Woodbridge and played the street corners of Plum Street (ie: Detroit's psychedelic Haight-Ashbury neighborhood). MGM Casino now stands where Plum Street used to be. Susan Whitall is a well-known Detroit journalist. Come check out this incredible book and meet the author! You can also catch Susan Whitall AND CHUCK MITCHELL on Monday, Dec. 3rd in Birmingham, Michigan at the Baldwin Library from 7pm-9pm.

    Pages Bookshop

    19560 Grand River Ave · Detroit

  • Lincoln Park Downriver Book Fair!
    Lincoln Park Downriver Book Fair Saturday, December 1st, 2018 10am-6pm Lincoln Park High School 1701 Champaign Lincoln Park, MI Entry fee $1.00 Homepage http://downriverbf.webs.com/

    Lincoln Park High School

    1701 Champaign Road · Lincoln Park

  • Hudson's At the Holidays Presentation (book talk + movie)
    *This is NOT a BCD event. This is just something we love.* Hudson's at the Holidays Presentation by Michael Hauser plus screening of the 1947 film Miracle on 34th Street Saturday, December 1st, 2018 2pm-5pm $5.00 entry Redford Theatre (17369 Lahser St, Detroit) Come check out the beautiful Olde Redford Theatre for a Saturday matinee: Michael Hauser (co-author of book Hudson's: Detroit's Legendary Department Store) will talk about the golden age of JL Hudson's. Afterwards, they will screen the 1947 Christmas classic 'Miracle on 34th Street'. The Redford Theatre is staffed entirely by volunteers. They will have food and drinks for sale at the concession stand. Buy book here https://www.arcadiapublishing.com/Products/9780738533551

    Redford Theatre

    17360 Lahser Rd · Detroit, MI

  • Michelle Obama Book Tour
    *This is NOT a BCD event* Michelle Obama book tour for her new book 'Becoming' Tuesday, December 11, 2018 8pm-10pm $30.00-$180.00 Little Caesars Arena Detroit, Michigan Michelle Obama is going on a 10-city tour for her new book 'Becoming'.

    Little Caesars Arena

    2645 Woodward Avenue · Detroit

  • Detroit Burns Club: Annual Dinner-Dance in honor of Scottish Poet Robert Burns!
    • What we'll do Kilgour Scottish Centre of the St. Andrew's Society of Detroit presents: Annual Burns Dinner Dance Saturday, January 26,[masked]:30pm-10pm $65.00 (includes open bar) Burton Manor Livonia, Michigan Detroit Burns Club annual dinner-dance to honor the poetry of Scottish poet Robert Burns. Burns wrote in the 1700's and is widely considered to be the "national poet of Scotland". Some of his famous poems: Comin' Thro the Rye (1782) Halloween (1785) Auld Lang Syne (1788) A Red Red Rose (1794) O my Luve's like a red red rose that's newly sprung in June O my Luve's like the melodie that's sweetly play'd in tune! • What to bring • Important to know http://www.detroitscots.com/

    Burton Manor

    27777 Schoolcraft Rd · Livonia, Mi

  • 3rd Annual Detroit Festival of Books!
    3rd Annual Detroit Festival of Books! Sunday, July 21st, 2019 Eastern Market Sheds 5 and 6 Detroit, Michigan Morfe info TBA. Homepage www.detroitbookfest.com FB event page https://www.facebook.com/events/2128622190753187/

    Eastern Market

    2934 Russell Street · Detroit, MI