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Joe Grimm at the Commerce Township Community Library

The Faygo Book: Joe Grimm Author Visit
Event Type: Adult Program
Date: 8/24/2019

The Faygo Book is the social history of a company that has forged a bond with a city and its residents for more than a century. The story of Faygo, Detroit’s beloved soda pop, begins over a hundred years ago with two Russian immigrant brothers who were looking to get out of the baking business. Author Joe Grimm mixes the ingredients of a successful beverage company confected in dicey times in a boom-and-bust town. The Faygo Book is the story of a pop, a people, and a place. These stories and facts will tickle the taste buds and memories of Detroiters and Faygo lovers everywhere. There WILL be a pop quiz.

Registration Required
Location: White Pine Room
Registration Ends: 8/24/2019 at 12:00 AM

Date
Saturday, August 24, 2019
Venue
Commerce Township Community Library
180 E. Commerce Road
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The Faygo Book

Joe Grimm

The story behind Faygo, a Detroit soft drink company since 1907.

Paperback
Published: October 2018
ISBN: 9780814345856
eBOOK
Published: October 2018
ISBN: 9780814345863