News Flash Home
The original item was published from 9/20/2019 2:25:51 PM to 9/25/2019 12:00:07 AM.

News Flash

News Releases

Posted on: September 20, 2019

[ARCHIVED] The Faygo Book Author Event at the Library on September 24

September 20, 2019 – Residents are invited to “pop” into the Orchard Room of the Grace A. Dow Memorial Library on Tuesday, September 24 at 7 p.m. for a fun author event that will be bubbling with interesting information!

Joe Grimm, author of 2019 Michigan Notable Book The Faygo Book, will discuss the Faygo pop legacy that began over 100 years ago in Detroit’s “pop alley” and has since forged a bond with the city and its residents for more than a century. Attendees will learn how two Russian immigrant brothers measured out the ingredients to form a successful beverage company in dicey times in a boom-and-bust town. There may even a “pop” quiz, too!

A Faygo tasting will be held following the discussion.

For more information about this and other events, call the Reference Desk at 989-837-3449 or visit www.cityofmidlandmi.gov/library. The Grace A. Dow Memorial Library is located at 1710 W. St. Andrews Rd and is a service of the City of Midland.

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in News Releases

Library Closed for Easter Holiday

Posted on: March 23, 2023

Yard Waste Collection Begins April 3

Posted on: March 17, 2023

City Forest Chalet Closed for Season

Posted on: March 10, 2023

Currie Bridge Repairs to Begin February 13

Posted on: February 10, 2023

Winter 2022 Tax Payments Due Soon

Posted on: January 20, 2023

2023 City Calendars to Be Delivered Soon

Posted on: December 16, 2022

Reminder on City Snow Removal Rules

Posted on: December 9, 2022

Winter Hours Resume at the Landfill

Posted on: December 2, 2022

Yard Waste Collection Ends December 9

Posted on: November 18, 2022

City to Mail Winter Tax Bills in December

Posted on: November 18, 2022

Rules of the Road for On-street Parking

Posted on: November 10, 2022

Sewer Cleaning Project Begins October 31

Posted on: October 28, 2022

Taglauer Named Code Official of the Year

Posted on: October 21, 2022

Reminders of City Signage Ordinance

Posted on: October 7, 2022

City Promotes John Jurek to Fire Marshal

Posted on: September 2, 2022

Lacey Todd Promoted to City Clerk

Posted on: April 8, 2022

MPD Awarded Grant for 3D Scene Scanner

Posted on: January 7, 2022