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Great Michigan Read Grand Finale

Great Michigan ReadJoin the Michigan Humanities Council and Ferndale Public Library for the final Great Michigan Read author event! This celebration will be held May 22, at 7 p.m., at the Rust Belt Market in Ferndale (22801 Woodward Ave, Ferndale MI 48220). This event will feature Annie's Ghosts author Steve Luxenberg and complimentary food and drinks. There is no cost to attend but we are requesting advance RSVP for catering purposes. Click here to RSVP.

Cass Tech Student Wins Michigan Poetry Out Loud

Touring Grants Open for Application Sept. 16Matthew Webb, a senior at Cass Technical High School in Detroit, was named Michigan's Poetry Out Loud Champion after three rounds of recitation on March 14 in East Lansing. Webb was one of 35 school champions to compete for the state title. As champion, he will represent Michigan in the National Poetry Out Loud program April 29-30. Runner-up was Cal Kreiner of Wellspring Preparatory High School, second runner-up was James McConnell of Petoskey High School, and third runner-up was Ejiro Enajero of Detroit School of Arts. To see a feature on Webb from The Detroit News, including a recitation recording, click here.

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