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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 1 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 2 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 2 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 3 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 3 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 4 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 4 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 5 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 5 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 6 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 6 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 7 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 7 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Michigan Read Book Club: “X: A Novel” 6:00 pm
Great Michigan Read Book Club: “X: A Novel” @ Oak Park Public Library
Feb 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Please call to reserve your copy of the book for the Great Michigan Read Book Club beginning Wednesday, January 3, 2018. Once registered, you may pick up your copy of the book beginning that day. Our number of books is limited, but if ours are gone, we can try and
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 8 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 8 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 9 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 10 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 10 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 11 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 11 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 12 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 12 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
A Staged Reading of “The Meeting” 2:00 pm
A Staged Reading of “The Meeting” @ Davenport University, W.A. Lettinga Campus: Wilbur and Sharon Lettinga Auditorium
Feb 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
A Staged Reading of "The Meeting" @ Davenport University, W.A. Lettinga Campus: Wilbur and Sharon Lettinga Auditorium | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
“The Meeting” is a fascinating and eloquent play that depicts the supposed meeting of two of teh most important men of modern times: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X. For more information, contact the Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at diversityis@davenport.edu.
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 13 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 13 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Creecy Book Club – X: A Novel 2:00 pm
Creecy Book Club – X: A Novel @ Southfield Public Library
Feb 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join us for a fun and lively discussion of this title at our monthly book club meeting! No Registration Required. Organized by the Southfield Public Library
Read & Discuss 6:30 pm
Read & Discuss @ White Lake Township Library
Feb 13 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Book discussion of X: A Novel by Ilyasah Shabazz. Books will be available at the library in January. Open to teens & adults. Discussion led by Oakland Community College professor emerita Sandra Sutherland.
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 14 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 14 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Creecy Book Club – X: A Novel 7:00 pm
Creecy Book Club – X: A Novel @ Southfield Public Library
Feb 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for a fun and lively discussion of this title at our monthly book club meeting! No Registration Required.
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 15 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 15 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Screening of the Movie Malcolm X 5:30 pm
Screening of the Movie Malcolm X @ Kellogg Community College - Davidson Theater (Room 203)
Feb 15 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Screening of the Movie Malcolm X @ Kellogg Community College - Davidson Theater (Room 203) | Battle Creek | Michigan | United States
A screening of the Movie Malcolm X by Spike Lee.
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 16 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 16 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 17 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 17 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 18 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 18 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 19 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 19 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Book Discussion 6:30 pm
Book Discussion @ Henika District Library
Feb 19 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Book Discussion @ Henika District Library | Wayland | Michigan | United States
We will be discussing X:a Novel as part of our monthly book chat. Please read the book before the discussion date. Discussion guides will be provided.
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 20 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 20 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Book Club 6:30 pm
Book Club @ Caro Area District Library
Feb 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm
Book Club @ Caro Area District Library | Caro | Michigan | United States
Our monthly book discussion will feature X.
Books on Tap 7:00 pm
Books on Tap @ Sterling's Bistro
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Discuss books in a fun and casual environment. Hosted at Sterling’s Bistro, this book club includes great conversation and a trivia contest! Today’s book is “X: A Novel” by Ilyasah Shabazz. Organized by the Sterling Heights Public Library
Malcolm X: The Man and His Times 7:00 pm
Malcolm X: The Man and His Times @ Spring Lake District Library
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Aquinas College history professor Dr. John Pinheiro examines the life and times of Malcolm X and Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 21 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 21 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Generation Next Book Group 6:30 pm
Generation Next Book Group @ Red Brick Cafe
Feb 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This is not your parents’ book club! Join us for thought-provoking discussion in an informal environment. Copies of the book will be available at the library starting on January 15. Registration is required. Organized by the Lincoln Township Public Library
Great Michigan Read Book Club: “X: A Novel” and Reclaiming Michigan’s Son 6:30 pm
Great Michigan Read Book Club: “X: A Novel” and Reclaiming Michigan’s Son @ Oak Park Public Library
Feb 21 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm
Presented by Dr. Michelle Johnson Dr. Johnson highlights the role of Ingham County and surrounding areas, Kalamazoo and Detroit as places of distinct influence for Malcolm X Shabazz. She places the novel in the setting of initiatives in the state that honor, memorialize and mark the life and places that
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 22 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 22 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
GMR X: A Novel 6:30 pm
GMR X: A Novel @ Oscoda County Library
Feb 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Dr. John Aerni-Flessner from MSU will give a presentation regarding the book X: A Novel. Organized by the Oscoda County Library
Book Club Discussion – X: A Novel 7:00 pm
Book Club Discussion – X: A Novel @ Cromaine District Library
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us the fourth Thursday of the month for a lively discussion of fiction books. This month: This month’s book: X: A Novel by Ilyasah Shabazz.
Teen and Parent Book Club 7:00 pm
Teen and Parent Book Club @ Bacon Memorial District Library
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
As part of our winter summer reading program we will have a Teen and Parent Book club. All participants will receive copies of the book.
X: A Novel The Book Discussion 7:00 pm
X: A Novel The Book Discussion @ Troy Public Library
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Discuss your thoughts on X: A Novel with other members of the Troy community. In small groups, we’ll talk about Malcolm’s journey from Malcolm Little to Malcolm X, and how his life and experiences affect our world even today
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 23 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Richland Township Library Book Club 11:00 am
Richland Township Library Book Club @ Richland Township Library
Feb 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Book Club discussion.
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 24 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 25 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 25 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 26 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 26 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Adult Evening Book Club 7:00 pm
Adult Evening Book Club @ Madison Heights Senior Center
Feb 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Adult Evening Book Club @ Madison Heights Senior Center | Madison Heights | Michigan | United States
This new addition of the Book Club will meet the last Monday of the months the Senior Book Club doesn’t meet — February, April, June, August and September. At this time, both groups will be using the same book, X: A Novel, this year’s Great Michigan Read selection. Visit https://www.madison-heights.org/ for
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 27 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 27 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Placing X: A Novel in Michigan Cultural History 6:30 pm
Placing X: A Novel in Michigan Cultural History @ Battle Creek Lakeview High School's Black Box Theater
Feb 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Placing X: A Novel in Michigan Cultural History @ Battle Creek Lakeview High School's Black Box Theater | Battle Creek | Michigan | United States
Guest Speaker – Dr. Michelle S. Johnson at Battle Creek Lakeview High School’s Black Box Theater
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Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System 9:30 am
Made in America: The History of the American Industrial System @ The Henry Ford Museum
Feb 28 @ 9:30 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
Great Art: New Start 10:00 am
Great Art: New Start @ Detroit Institute of Arts
Feb 28 @ 10:00 am
Click here for program information and museum hours. This ongoing program is supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Public Program.
X: A Novel Book Discussion 4:00 pm
X: A Novel Book Discussion @ Spring Lake District Library
Feb 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Read X: A Novel and join Spring Lake High School English teacher Susan Strobel at Spring Lake District Library to talk about the book while enjoying pizza.
News Media Coverage of Malcolm X in the Mainstream and Alternative Press 7:00 pm
News Media Coverage of Malcolm X in the Mainstream and Alternative Press @ Southfield Public Library
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Presented as part of Great Michigan Read. The Great Michigan Read is presented by the Michigan Humanities Council with support from Meijer and the National Endowment for the Humanities. Organized by the Southfield Public Library

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