Family

29
Apr
2017

Quintet Cantabile

3:00 pm -4:30 pm
79 of 100 places available


The Quintet Cantabile will return with chamber music to complete our fabulous 2016/17 ROPL Live Music Series.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Royal Oak Public Library.

01
May
2017

Royal Oak Handbell Ensemble

7:00 pm -8:30 pm
94 of 100 places available

The Royal Oak Handbell Ensemble will perform a variety of secular and sacred music pieces in the Friends Auditorium. The ensemble includes four and a half octaves of Schulmerich Handbells with occasional use of hand chimes, percussion and other instruments. The Ensemble was established in 1988 through the Recreation Department of the City of Royal Oak. Its twelve members live in the Royal Oak area. Registration is requested. Limit 100. Register below or call the Adult Reference Desk at (248) 246-3727 to sign up for this free program.

04
May
2017

May the 4th Be With You: Star Wars Fan Celebration

7:00 pm -8:30 pm

A long time ago in a library far, far away… there was a Star Wars party. Celebrate all things Star Wars on Thursday, May 4 at 7:00 PM with stories, crafts, games, trivia and more. Come in costume! All ages welcome. Limit 40.

10
May
2017

ROPL Butterfly Garden: Call for Volunteers

4:00 pm -6:00 pm

Garden Maintenance:
The Royal Oak Public Library Butterfly Garden needs volunteers to help maintain the garden throughout the spring, summer and fall. Crystal Castle, butterfly garden coordinator, welcomes volunteers, ages 4 and up (ages 4 through 11 must have caregiver present) who want to help take care of the garden. Along with the gardening, you may spot butterflies and learn more about the plants and why they are included in the butterfly garden.

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Mary Ann DeKane at (248) 246-3714 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

07
Jun
2017

RJ Spangler and Friends

7:00 pm -8:30 pm
100 of 100 places available

RJ Spangler and friends will heat up the night with sizzling jazz music selections. T-bone Paxton returns with his fabulous vocals and trombone. No registration is required.

Concert will be held in the Friends Auditorium in case of inclement weather.

All concerts are sponsored by the Friends of the Royal Oak Public Library.

14
Jun
2017

Metro Jazz Voices

7:00 pm -8:30 pm
100 of 100 places available

Metro Jazz Voices bring four-part harmony and music from the Great American Songbook. No registration is required.

Concert will be held in the Friends Auditorium in case of inclement weather.

All concerts are sponsored by the Friends of the Royal Oak Public Library.

21
Jun
2017

Royal Oak Concert Band

7:00 pm -8:30 pm
100 of 100 places available

The Royal Oak Concert Band will entertain us with light classics, patriotic selections and more. The concert will also feature a set by The Woodward Avenue Jazz Orchestra, who will perform an array of jazz favorites from the Big Band Era to the present. No registration is required.

Concert will be held in the Friends Auditorium in case of inclement weather.

All concerts are sponsored by the Friends of the Royal Oak Public Library.

28
Jun
2017

Matthew Ball

7:00 pm -8:30 pm
100 of 100 places available

The Royal Oak Concert Band will entertain us with light classics, patriotic selections and more. The concert will also feature a set by The Woodward Avenue Jazz Orchestra, who will perform an array of jazz favorites from the Big Band Era to the present. No registration is required.

Concert will be held in the Friends Auditorium in case of inclement weather.

All concerts are sponsored by the Friends of the Royal Oak Public Library.