Upcoming Events

Saturday, April 22, 2017, 2:00-4:00 p.m., New York Times bestselling author Tom Stanton will talk about his outstanding book, Terror in the City of Champions, which he describes as “A true story of murder, baseball, and the Black Legion secret society that terrorized Detroit during the Depression.” After an approximately one-hour talk, Mr. Stanton will field questions and sign and sell copies of his book. Ferndale Area District Library, 222 East Nine Mile Road, Ferndale. Metered parking in adjacent parking lots and on neighboring streets is available.

Friday, June 9, 2017, 1:30 p.m. Tour of William L. Clements Library, 909 South University Avenue, Ann Arbor, on the campus of the University of Michigan, preceded by luncheon at 11:30 a.m. at Dominick’s, 812 Monroe Street. Carpooling can be arranged. Please contact Vera Boyd at or 313-396-0057 to reserve your space. The library can handle up to two groups of 20 people.

Sunday, July 17, 2017, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Detroit Festival of Books, Eastern Market Shed 5, northeast corner of Russell and Alfred Streets, Detroit. Please visit for more information.

Saturday, December 9, 2017 (tentative). Book Club of Detroit’s 60th Annual Meeting and Dinner.