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Big Read 2016 - Tell Us Your Dog Story Writing Contest!

The 2016 Big Read celebrates Jack London’s novel “The Call of the Wild.” This story of a struggle for survival of both man and man’s best friend is an unforgettable adventure.  Maximum 1500-word essay, memoir, fiction, nonfiction, short fiction, poetry - story must be complete within 1500 words. Adults and teens are encouraged to attend Cromaine Writers held each month, before submitting their entry.

See below for flyer and entry form.

Annual Reports

Cromaine District Library is a much-loved and respected tax-supported community service. A community survey conducted in November 2009 showed 94% of those surveyed consider Cromaine an important priority in our area. Whether you need a place to have a homeowners' association meeting, a chance to study for a professional exam, or some good reading, Cromaine is ready and eager to supply that need as it has since 1927.

Michigan Activity Pass (MAP)

M.A.P. is a program of The Library Network, a group of libraries in southeastern Michigan. M.A.P., also known as Michigan Activity Pass, provides free and discounted admissions as well as discounts in gift shops at museums, attractions, parks, and all kinds of recreation and entertainment opportunities. M.A.P. adds new attractions annually; in 2015 the new attractions include Sea Life at Great Lakes Crossing with the M.A.P. discount effective May 24, 2015.

Crossroads New Hours December 1, 2014

Cromaine's Crossroads Branch will begin reduced hours effective Monday, December 1, 2014. Crossroads will be open Monday through Thursday from 1 to 8 pm. Crossroads will be closed on Friday and on Saturday. Crossroads will keep its current Sunday hours of 1 to 5 pm. The 24/7 lockers will remain available, although items will not be added to the lockers on Friday and Saturday. The returns and wireless will continue to be available 24/7. This closure is in effect while the planning for the next step is underway. Visit the Village for mornings, Friday and Saturday service.

TLN/Detroit Zoo Tickets & More Program

We are pleased to announce that The Library Network has entered into a new partnership with the Detroit Zoo on a program called Tickets & More. Through the TLN Tickets & More program library patrons can purchase discounted admission tickets to the Detroit Zoo, save on discounted memberships, and dining. You can even purchase a pre-paid parking voucher. The discounted offers are updated at intervals throughout the year, in an effort to keep the program fresh.