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Overdue Brew back on tap
Kalamazoo Public Library's 5th annual Overdue Brew events.

Here’s something to check out from the Kalamazoo Public Library: the annual Overdue Brew, a slew of events this month and next exploring Kalamazoo’s active brewing scene.

Overdue Brew activities for January are:

• History of Brewing in Kalamazoo Bus Tour, 11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Jan. 19. Tours begin and end at Arcadia Ales, 701 E. Michigan Ave., and registration is required.

• Beer and Food Pairing, 7 p.m. Jan. 24, demonstrating which brews and food go together, Gonzo’s BiggDog Brewing Co., 140 S. Westnedge Ave.; registration required.

• Beer Tasting, guiding tasters through different styles of beer, Brite Eyes Brewing, 1156 S. Burdick St., registration required.

For more information or to register, visit