Images of America: Downtown Ann Arbor

When: Wed., Dec. 17, 7-8:30 p.m. 2014

Author Patti Smith will share stories and images from her new book, "Images of America: Downtown Ann Arbor," described as a "love letter to a beloved city." Its images show a town with mud streets, wooden sidewalks, liveries, tanneries and telegraph offices. It also features businesspeople, merchants, and citizens who lived and worked downtown and helped to make Ann Arbor what it is today.

Price: Free