About Us

826michigan inspires school-aged students to write confidently and skillfully with the help of adult volunteers in their communities. We opened our doors in June of 2005. Since then, thousands of students have enriched the literary landscape with their powerful voices, boundless creativity, and infectious enthusiasm.

window 826michigan is located inside both:

Liberty Street Robot Supply & Repair
115 E. Liberty Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
734-761-3463
info@826michigan.org

and

Detroit Robot Factory
1351 Winder
Detroit, MI 48207
(313) 818-0255
info@826michigan.org

Office Hours at both locations are Monday through Friday, 10am to 6pm.

Liberty Street Robot Supply & Repair Hours are Monday through Friday, 10am to 8pm and Saturday, 11am to 8pm.

Detroit Robot Factory Hours are forthcoming, pending the grand opening of the retail store on Saturday, December 3, 2016.

Program Hours vary.

How to Find Us in Ann Arbor
Liberty Street Robot Supply & Repair is located in the heart of downtown Ann Arbor at 115 E. Liberty Street. We are on the north side of Liberty, between Main Street and Fourth Avenue. Our writing lab is located in close proximity to multiple bus lines and affordable parking structures for convenient access by students and volunteers.

How to Find Us in Detroit
The Detroit Robot Factory is located in Detroit’s Historic Eastern Market District at 1351 Winder. We are on the west side of Winder, between Russell and Rivard. Like Liberty Street Robot Supply & Repair, our second writing lab is located in close proximity to multiple bus lines and free parking lots for convenient access by students and volunteers.

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Liberty Street Robot
Supply & Repair
115 East Liberty Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
(734) 761-3463
Detroit Robot Factory
1351 Winder
Detroit, MI 48207
(313) 818-0255