Upcoming events

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 07-15-2016 11:15 am
Event End Date 07-15-2016 12:15 pm
Registered 25
Available 0


Theeb (2014)
In the Ottoman province of Hijaz during World War I, a young Bedouin boy experiences a greatly hastened coming-of-age as he embarks on a perilous desert journey to guide a British officer to his secret destination. Arabic w/English subtitles. 100 minutes. Registration is requested. Limit 100.

Event Date 07-16-2016 2:00 pm
Event End Date 07-16-2016 3:30 pm
Registered 0
Available 100

Come to Safety Town and learn about fire safety, bike safety, stranger danger, animal safety and much more in fun interactive sessions. Presented by the Royal Oak Fire Department. Also, Pro Martial Arts of Troy will be on hand to provide an interactive anti-bullying session. Choose either the morning or afternoon. Each session lasts 2.5 hours. Registration is requested. Limit 150 each session.

This program will be held at the Royal Oak Farmers Market.

Event Date 07-18-2016 9:00 am
Event End Date 07-18-2016 11:30 am
Registered 37
Available 113

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 07-18-2016 10:15 am
Event End Date 07-18-2016 11:00 am

Come to Safety Town and learn about fire safety, bike safety, stranger danger, animal safety and much more in fun interactive sessions. Presented by the Royal Oak Fire Department. Also, Pro Martial Arts of Troy will be on hand to provide an interactive anti-bullying session. Choose either the morning or afternoon. Each session lasts 2.5 hours. Registration is requested. Limit 150 each session.

This program will be held at the Royal Oak Farmers Market.

Event Date 07-18-2016 1:00 pm
Event End Date 07-18-2016 3:30 pm
Registered 15
Available 135

Join members of the Organization for Bat Conservation as they reveal the secrets to life after dark in this interactive program. Encounter a live owl, bats, and other nocturnal animals, as you learn about the fascinating adaptations and survival tools of nighttime creatures.

Event Date 07-19-2016 7:00 pm
Event End Date 07-19-2016 8:00 pm
Registered 115
Available 10

Volunteer this summer @ ROPL and earn community service hours for school. Tasks may include prepping crafts, organizing, cleaning toys & books, and other essential behind-the-scenes activities. Registration is requested. Limit 10 per 1-hour session.

For other volunteer opportunities at youth programs, please sign up at the Youth Services desk or phone (248) 246-3725.

Event Date 07-19-2016 7:00 pm
Event End Date 07-19-2016 8:00 pm
Registered 4
Available 6

Listen to a different dance-themed story each week and then enjoy “dancing” the story with music, make-believe, and fun! Presented by Borgo School of Dance. Parents wait outside the room. Registration is requested. Limit 20.

Event Date 07-20-2016 10:00 am
Event End Date 07-20-2016 10:30 am
Registered 20
Available 0

Listen to a different dance-themed story each week and then enjoy “dancing” the story with music, make-believe, and fun! Presented by Borgo School of Dance. Parents wait outside the room. Registration is requested. Limit 20.

Event Date 07-20-2016 10:45 am
Event End Date 07-20-2016 11:15 am
Registered 20
Available 0

Meet a police officer and go on a tour of the Royal Oak Police station! Learn more about what police officers do and what it takes to become a police officer. See inside the station including a look at the jail cells. This program is offered on three different dates. Please register for one and meet at the library's youth activity room. Registration is requested. Limit 20 per session.

Event Date 07-20-2016 1:00 pm
Event End Date 07-20-2016 2:00 pm
Registered 20
Available 0
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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
CLOSED
Sunday
CLOSED