Upcoming events

These 30-minute sessions for toddlers and their caregivers include simple stories, rhymes, movement, songs, and a craft activity. Ticketed Drop-In: Limit 24.

Event Date 04-11-2016 10:15 am
Event End Date 04-11-2016 10:45 am
  • Book pickup at Youth Services Desk begins Monday, March 14.
  • Meeting on Monday, April 11, 4:30 - 5:30 PM

A Rock is Lively is a poetic and visually stunning introduction to the fascinating world of rocks from the award-winning creators of An Egg Is Quiet, A Seed Is Sleepy, and A Butterfly Is Patient. Find out more about the rocks you find in your garden or at the lake shore. Why are they lively? Where did they come from?

Event Date 04-11-2016 4:30 pm
Event End Date 04-11-2016 5:30 pm

Spring means new babies on the farm. Bowers School Farm will bring some live lambs and kids so that we can learn about these interesting animals. Limit 75.

Event Date 04-12-2016 7:00 pm
Event End Date 04-12-2016 8:00 pm
Registration Start Date 12-07-2015 12:00 am
Registered 45
Available 30

These 30-minute story times for ages five and under with their adults include stories, rhymes, finger plays, movement, and a craft. Ticketed Drop-In: Limit 24.

Event Date 04-13-2016 10:15 am
Event End Date 04-13-2016 10:45 am

These story times for independent listeners include a variety of stories, movement, music, and an art or craft activity. Programs last about 45 minutes. Adults wait outside the story room. Ticketed Drop-In: Limit 24.

Event Date 04-14-2016 1:15 pm
Event End Date 04-14-2016 2:00 pm

Celebrate Earth Day by making a hand-crafted terrarium. Add miniatures to make it into a gnome or fairy garden, and write a terrarium poem to tie into Poetry Month.

Event Date 04-14-2016 6:30 pm
Event End Date 04-14-2016 7:30 pm
Registered 5
Available 15

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. Registration is required for this program. Please phone 248-246-3725 or sign up in person at the Youth Services Desk for a 20-minute time slot.

Event Date 04-16-2016 10:30 am
Event End Date 04-16-2016 12:15 pm

These 30-minute sessions for toddlers and their caregivers include simple stories, rhymes, movement, songs, and a craft activity. Ticketed Drop-In: Limit 24.

Event Date 04-18-2016 10:15 am
Event End Date 04-18-2016 10:45 am

Do you need a break from homework or are you just looking for some after-school fun? Drop in for an hour of crafts & games on select Mondays through April. Snacks provided.

Event Date 04-18-2016 4:00 pm
Event End Date 04-18-2016 5:00 pm

Join us for a fun-filled evening of children’s music as Fable, Grable & Bearly Able present their program “Peanut Butter and Jam Train.” Limit 100.

Event Date 04-19-2016 7:00 pm
Event End Date 04-19-2016 8:00 pm
Registration Start Date 12-07-2015 12:00 am
Registered 28
Available 72

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
CLOSED