Reading by the WindowLibraries are places where dreams come alive.  Books are doorway into a whole new world.  get whisked away to battle dragons in the land of Ebberon, or join Bilbo Baggins as he travels through Middle Earth.  Take command of a spaceship and travel to the moon or a far away galaxy.  Be a hero to a new generation, or learn about real life heroes;  Learn about the latest medical advances, treatments, and techniques for managing health and wellness.  Not only can you find great books to read, you can find movies, music, as well as fun and enriching.  Also you can learn new skills and bolster your support system by meeting  people who share your common interests.

Additionally, did you know that libraries offer free classes on a variety of topics?  Have you ever wanted to learn about the history of your local area or the how the residents of your town changed the landscape?  Maybe you’re thinking about learning about how a computer works, sending email, or making a webpage?  Perhaps you’re more into writing a novel, learning about a new culture, speaking a new language, or drawing and design?  Maybe you’d like additional help with reading, preparing for tests, or studying.  You can find classes like these and more at your local library.  Fun and informative classes are paired with books and other materials which can help make learning more fun.  Classes are usually free, materials are provided, and in most cases, there are books available for checkout on the subject matters at hand.   What are you waiting for?  Check out your local library today for a list of available classes!  Down below is a list of the local Washtenaw County libraries to get you started:

Washtenaw County Libraries

Ann Arbor District Library         
www.aadl.org
(734) 327-4200

  • Main Library
    343 South 5th Avenue
    Ann Arbor, MI 48104
  • Malletts Creek Branch Library
    3090 East Eisenhower Parkway
    Ann Arbor, MI 48108
  • Northeast Branch Library
    2713 Plymouth Road
    Ann Arbor, MI 48105

West Branch Library      
2503 Jackson Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
westbranchlibrary.org

Chelsea District Library
221 South Main Street
Chelsea, MI 48118
http://www.chelsea.lib.mi.us/
(734) 475-8732

Dexter District Library  
8040 4th Street
Dexter, MI 48130
http://www.dexter.lib.mi.us
(734) 426-4477

Manchester District Library        
912 City Road (M-52)
Manchester, MI 48158
http://www.manchesterlibrary.info
(734) 428-8045

Saline District Library    
555 North Maple Road
Saline, MI 48176
saline.lib.mi.us
(734) 429-5450

Salem-South Lyon District Library           
9800 Pontiac Trail
South Lyon, MI 48178
ssldl.info
(248) 437-6431

Northfield Township Area Library           
125 Barker Road
Whitmore Lake, MI 48189
http://www.northfieldtownshiplibrary.com
(734) 449-0066

Ypsilanti District Library
www.ypsilibrary.org
(734) 482-4110

  • Main Library
    5577 Whittaker Road
    Ypsilanti, MI 48197
  • Michigan Avenue Branch
    229 West Michigan Avenue
    Ypsilanti, MI 48197
  • Superior Branch
    8795 MacArthur Blvd
    Ypsilanti, MI 48198