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Saginaw News

Find information on topics related to business, health, education, the environment, government and more from (11/15/98-Current)

America's Obits

America’s Obituaries & Death Notices is NewsBank’s comprehensive collection of newspaper obituaries and death notices from around the United States. Each obituary or death notice is indexed by the name of the deceased person, to make searching easier and more precise. In addition, the text of each obituary or death notice is searchable, making it easy to find just what you’re looking for using a place of residence, occupation, names of family members, or other personal information.

In just a single day in libraries in Saginaw…

  • Over 1,400 books are checked out
  • Approximately 525 people use the computers to fill out forms, file their taxes, look for jobs, and connect with others
  • More than 1,500 people walk through our doors for information
  • On average, 130 items are shipped from branch to branch so patrons can save time and money

And in a year…

  • More than 28,500 people attended programs
  • Over 174,000 reference questions were answered
  • 9,000 children, teens, and adults participated in the Summer Reading Program
  • Over 10,000 ebooks and audio books were downloaded and checked out

 The value of library services far exceeds the cost.  The average homeowner in the City of Saginaw pays less than $6 per month for library services.

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Business Workshops 2015

If you are thinking of starting a small business this workshop is for you. Registration is recommended and workshop is free of charge. For more information about the Michigan Small Business Development Center business resources and other seminars, go to www.SBDCMichigan.org or call (989) 686-9597.

Schedule for 2015

  • Thursday – January 22 -5:30 pm
  • Wednesday – February 18 – 1:00 pm
  • Thursday – March 19 – 5:30 pm
  • Wednesday – April 15 – 1:00 pm
  • Thursday – May 28 – 5:30 pm
  • Wednesday – June 24 – 1:00 pm
  • Wednesday – August12 – 1:00 pm
  • Wednesday – September 16 – 1:00 pm
  • Thursday – October 22 – 5:30 pm
  • Wednesday – November 18 – 1:00 pm

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