Upcoming events

Join Miss Ann and her guitar for songs and musical stories with the audience adding to the beat with percussion instruments. Registration is requested. Limit 40.

Event Date 07-20-2016 7:00 pm
Event End Date 07-20-2016 7:45 pm
Registered 24
Available 16

Try out a number of activities that exercise your abilities to count money, make change, and work on saving money. You do not need to be a math whiz to enjoy these activities. Some do not even include numbers! The program lasts 1¼ hours to give participants enough time to try all the activities. Presented by Our Credit Union. Registration is requested. Limit 75.

Event Date 07-21-2016 2:00 pm
Event End Date 07-21-2016 3:15 pm
Registered 29
Available 46

Fearless feats of fabulous fun! An hour of action-packed, fast-paced, silly, (and edible!) games and relays. Registration is requested. Limit 15.

Event Date 07-21-2016 6:30 pm
Event End Date 07-21-2016 7:30 pm
Registered 10
Available 5

For years Detroiters have listened to OverEasy as Pam Rossi plays great music and talks to the music makers on WCSX radio Sunday mornings. Join Pam as she relives those great conversations in her book, OverEasy - Conversations With Pam Rossi. Pam gets the story behind the music, the songs and has plenty of laughs along the way. Local and national artists are here with you as we remember those great tunes that defined your life. Registration is requested. Limit 100. Register below or call the Adult Reference Desk at (248) 246-3727.

Copies of OverEasy - Conversations with Pam Rossi will be available for purchase and signing by the author after the presentation.

Event Date 07-21-2016 7:00 pm
Event End Date 07-21-2016 8:30 pm
Registered 2
Available 98

Join Jacqueline Murphy in this introduction to the world of music and dance. Children will participate in activities using a variety of props including scarves, feathers, and a parachute. Registration is requested. Limit 25.

Event Date 07-22-2016 10:15 am
Event End Date 07-22-2016 11:00 am
Registered 15
Available 10

Children explore the world of theater while learning to speak and move onstage. They will get into different characters and act out a short scene. Each session is different. Presented by Jacqueline Murphy. Registration is requested. Limit 25 per session.

Event Date 07-22-2016 11:15 am
Event End Date 07-22-2016 12:15 pm
Registered 24
Available 1

Chill out playing video games on our Xbox 360 with Kinect, Wii, PlayStation 2, and Game Cube. Registration requested. Limit 20 per session.

Event Date 07-22-2016 2:00 pm
Event End Date 07-22-2016 3:15 pm
Registered 14
Available 6

Kick back and play Wii, Gamecube, and Xbox 360 with Kinect. Bring a friend! Snacks provided. Registration is requested. Limit 20.

Event Date 07-22-2016 4:00 pm
Event End Date 07-22-2016 5:15 pm
Registered 6
Available 14

Registered therapy dogs are here to listen to children read to them in a one-to-one setting. It is fun and helps improve reading skills because the dog listens attentively and does not judge, laugh, or criticize. Please phone (248) 246-3725 or sign up in person at the Youth Services Desk for a 20-minute time slot.

Event Date 07-23-2016 10:30 am
Event End Date 07-23-2016 12:15 pm

Enjoy the fresh air along with some stories and activities on the library lawn. Bring a blanket or beach towel to sit on. No registration is required.

Will be held indoors in inclement weather.

Event Date 07-25-2016 10:15 am
Event End Date 07-25-2016 11:00 am
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Contact

Directions
222 E. Eleven Mile
Royal Oak, MI 48067
248-246-3700
info@ropl.org

Hours

Monday
10:00 - 09:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 09:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 09:00
Thursday
12:00 - 09:00
Friday
10:00 - 06:00
Saturday
10:00 - 06:00
Sunday
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