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Posted on Tue, Apr 24, 2012 : 10:08 a.m.

Ypsilanti library's fundraiser to feature illustrator Allan Drummond; Ann Arbor girl named Midwest Galaxy Pre-Teen Queen

By Staff


Allan Drummond's illustrations of the creators of Curious George escaping the Nazis will be on display during the Ypsilanti District Library's annual fundraiser.

From Ypsilanti District Library's 'Get Inspired!' fundraiser featuring the work of illustrator Allan Drummond to Julia Stager from Ann Arbor being named Midwest Galaxy Pre-Teen Queen, here's a roundup of some of the stories posted on’s Community Wall over the last week:

By: Donna DeButts: Ypsilanti District Library Invites the Community to its Second Annual Get Inspired! Fundraiser

This year’s Get Inspired! event features acclaimed illustrator Allan Drummond whose works are the cornerstone of The Wartime Escape: Margret and H.A. Rey’s Journey from France, currently on exhibition at YDL.

By: Michelle: Midwest Galaxy Pre-Teen Queen: Julia Stager

11-year-old Julia Stager from Ann Arbor Michigan competed in the Midwest Galaxy Pageant on April 14 in Perrsyburg, Ohio, and won (the title of) Midwest Galaxy Pre-Teen Queen.

By: Dexter Move Forward: Project Fit America teams up with the Chelsea Area Wellness Foundation, Chelsea Community Hospital, and the Dexter Community schools to help families get healthy.

By: Catholic Social Services: Chip-in Fore Children Golf Outing ~ Monday, July 23

By: kjdds1: Can Dental X-rays Cause Brain Cancer?

By: Janet Hawkins: WCC Gets Slimed By Enthusiastic Fourth Graders and There Is Still Time To Register For WCC Spring Classes

By: Interfaith Volunteer Caregiver Program Coordinator: Become a respite volunteer

By: Chef William Collins CEC: Local Chef awarded position to judge in National Skills USA Competition

By: SOS Community Services: Chili's Benefit to Help Families in Need

By: Michael Armitage: Greater Milan Area Community Foundation to accept grant applications

By: Dawn Farm Education Series: Jewish Spirituality and Recovery from Addiction

By: Count de Monet: Drivers Education - The Devil Merge!

By: William: Rhapsody in Blue With Louis Nagel and The River Raisin Ragtime Revue

By: Emma Jackson: Preschool & Kindergarten Registration

By: Debra Johnson: Violin Concert at Pease Auditorium Sunday, April 29

By: U-M Health System: U-M Cancer Center to offer free throat cancer screenings April 28

By: Ypsilanti Jaycees: Mom 2 Mom Sale

By: Nathan Hobson: Glacier Way Cooperative Preschool's Community Wall is a spot for local people to post local stories, news and announcements. To post a story, sign in to, then go to and use the Got News? Tell Us function at the top to submit your news. If you have a photo to add, e-mail it to us at, and we'll insert it into your story.