Picky Eator or Problem Feeder

picky-eater-kids-foodDate: Wednesday, October 22nd

Time: 6:00 p.m.

Location: Auditorium

Parent & Caregivers Workshop

Early On Oakland will help you understand the various factors that affect eating. You will learn ways to reinforce your child for positive food behaviors. Strategies will be shared to help reduce challenging eating behaviors and make mealtimes more enjoyable. Bring questions!

Registration is required with Early On Oakland by calling or emailing Sue McIntyre at (248) 209-2520 or susan.mcintyre@oakland.k12.mi.us.

Solomon Northup’s America

12 years a slaveDate: Wednesday, October 22nd
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: Meeting Room

Join us for a talk about Solomon Northrup, a free black man from upstate New York, who was abducted and sold into slavery. His personal story inspired the popular film 12 years a slave. Dr. Roy E. Finkenbine of the University of Detroit Mercy will give a fascinating talk on Solomon Northrup, the growing division of America over slavery during the time and Northrup’s post-slavery efforts to promote abolition and to gain compensation for his enslavement.

Under Construction

RoadsOur season of construction continues with sporadic closures of Evergreen Road near the Library, and Evergreen Road remains completely closed between Eight and Nine Mile Roads.

The going can be slow, so be prepared! We apologize for the inconvenience and look forward to seeing you at the end of your journey!