The Baldwin Public Library hosts a number of live author visits, concerts and programs of community interest.  To view the video for a program below, click on the link to the right of its title.

2016 Programs

Politics and Prosecco with April Ryan  Video

Michigan Historic Train Depots with Ron Campbell  Video

The Future of Driverless Cars with David Maloney  Video

The State of History with the Birmingham Historical Museum & Park  Video

The Beauty of Native Plants with Drew Lathin  Video

Cutting the Cord  Video

Detroit in WWII with Dr. Gregory Sumner  Video

2015 Programs

Gallipoli (World War 1 Series) with Bruce Zellers  Video

Pain and Healing Across Faith Traditions - Interfaith Program  Video

Christianity: What Does It Look Like? - Interfaith Program  Video

2014 Programs

Fred Lessing: My Holocaust Survival Story  Video

Gales of November with Joel Stone  Video

CREEM Magazine in Birmingham: Pop Cultural Mayhem, Rock Stars and Lester Bangs  Video

The Men Who Made Selfridge  Video

Zora Arkus-Duntov: the Legend Behind the Corvette with Jerry Burton  Video

The Fifty Best Perennials for Every Garden with George Papadelis from Telly’s Greenhouse  Video

The Rae Dumke Collection of "100 Essential Architecture Books"  Video

Baldwin Library Community Dialog, May 2014 (Excerpt from Andres Duany's 2016 Plan Review)  Video

Chris Bohjalian Lecture  Video

John Gallagher Lecture  Video

Created Equal: The Loving Story Film Lecture with Danielle McGuire  Video

Created Equal: Slavery By Another Name Film Lecture with Danielle McGuire  Video

Created Equal: The Abolitionists Film Lecture with Danielle McGuire  Video

Composer, William Bolcom  Video

Problem Solving in the Garden with Nancy Szerlag  Video

Writers Live with Benjamin Busch  Video

Savvy Ideas with Kathi Jones-Cutler  Video

2013 Programs

The Life and Work of Marshall Fredericks with Marilyn Wheaton  Video

Six Annual BPL Stickfigure Animation Festival  Video

Four Seasons of Color with Janet Macunovich  Video

Henry Ford: His Life and Times with Russell L. Doré  Video

Jazz Lecture Series with RJ Spangler  Video

Earthwise Gardening: The Secret is in the Soil  Video

Balthazar Korab: Architect of Photography by John Comazzi  Video

Writers Live with Dan Austin  Video

Charlie LeDuff Book Talk  Video

Identity Theft with Angela Branch  Video

The Settlement of Birmingham and the Women of the Mackinac Fur Trade  Video

2012 Programs

A Thousand Letters Home with Teresa Irish  Video

Thomas Lynch - Remembering Elaine Morse  Video

Birmingham in Stitches  Video

D.E. Johnson and Natalie Bakopoulos  Video

Fifth Annual BPL Stickfigure Animation Festival  Video

Brian Leigh Dunnigan - Troubled Waters: The Great Lakes Frontier on the Eve of the War of 1812  Video

Dan Ewald - "Sparky and Me: My Friendship with Sparky Anderson"  Video

Detroit's Cass Corridor with Armando Delicato & Elias Khalil  Video

Let's Talk About It: American Civil War with Roy E. Finkenbine- Lecture One  Video

Let's Talk About It: American Civil War with Roy E. Finkenbine- Lecture Two  Video

Let's Talk About It: American Civil War with Roy E. Finkenbine- Lecture Three  Video

Let's Talk About It: American Civil War with Roy E. Finkenbine- Lecture Four  Video

Let's Talk About It: American Civil War with Roy E. Finkenbine- Lecture Five  Video

Let's Talk About It: American Civil War with Roy E. Finkenbine- Lecture Six  Video

Baldwin Readers Theatre Presents: Wemberly Worried by Kevin Henkes  Video

Jacobson's: I Miss It So! with Bruce Allen Kopytek  Video

Writers Live with Peter & Elmore Leonard  Video

2011 Programs

Should We End the War on Cannabis? with Dr. Ike McKinnon and Mike Whitty   Video

Beyond Slavery: The Many Factors Contributing to the Civil War with Joel Stone   Video

Detroit Institute of Arts Inside | Out Program   Video

Danielle McGuire   Video

Bonnie Jo Campbell and Samuel Park   Video

Building Children's Brains with Julie Ogg   Video

Jaimy Gordon   Video

Aging Into Sageing with Mike Whitty  Video

Fourth Annual BPL Stickfigure Animation Festival   Video

Estate Planning for Pet Owners with Robert Kass and Elizabeth Carrie   Video

Dodworth Saxhorn Band in Birmingham   Video

Spell Around the World Spelling Bee   Video

Michigan and the Civil War with Jack Dempsey   Video

What Not to Eat   Video

The Role of Public Art   Video

The Impact of Trauma on Children with Nicole Lawson   Video

Accepting Mental Illness with Kristen Famiano   Video

History of Detroit's Masonic Temple with Greg Kowalski   Video

Heather Sellers   Video

Sleep Issues for Seniors with Irina Dalbec   Video

2010 Programs

Hampton Sides   Video

Kevin Kammeraad   Video

Scott Turow   Video

Henderson's Light with Jack Torry   Video

The Third Annual BPL Stickfigure Animation Festival   Video

The Making of Medieval Tapestry   Video

2009 Programs 

Travelin' Man Book Talk with Tom Weschler and Gary Graff, On the Road with Bob Seger   Video

Soul of a People - The New Deal with Dr. Burton Folsom and Jack Lessenberry, moderated by Gerry Doelle   Video

The Second Annual BPL Stickfigure Animation Festival   Video