Upcoming events

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 07-13-2016 10:45 am
Event End Date 07-13-2016 11:15 am
Registered 20
Available 0

The Royal Oak Public Library Butterfly Garden needs volunteers to help maintain the garden throughout the spring, summer and fall. The volunteer schedule is planned below:

Garden Maintenance:
Wednesdays, 4:00 - 6:00 pm:

July 13 and 27; August 10 and 24; September 28; October 12

Spring Cleanup:
Wednesday, April 27, 4:00 - 6:00 pm
Spring Planting/Mulching:
Saturday, May 14, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fall Planting:
Wednesday, September 7, 4:00 - 6:00 pm
Fall Cleanup:
Saturday, October 22, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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..

Event Date 07-13-2016 4:00 pm
Event End Date 07-13-2016 6:00 pm

Help maintain the library’s butterfly garden and learn more about the plants and animals found there. Crystal Castle, butterfly garden coordinator, welcomes families with children four years old and up (caregiver must be 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.

Event Date 07-13-2016 4:00 pm
Event End Date 07-13-2016 6:00 pm
Registered 12

Help maintain the library’s butterfly garden and learn more about the plants and animals found there. This is a great volunteer opportunity for garden & nature enthusiasts. If you are interested in volunteering call Youth Services at (248) 246-3725 or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Event Date 07-13-2016 4:00 pm
Event End Date 07-13-2016 6:00 pm
Registered 4

Join the staff of Belightful Yoga as they teach you to experience vibrant body and mind wellness through the practice of yoga. Bring a mat or towel and wear loose comfortable clothing. Limit 40.

Event Date 07-14-2016 5:00 pm
Event End Date 07-14-2016 6:00 pm
Registered 33
Available 7

Join the staff of Belightful Yoga as they teach you to experience vibrant body and mind wellness through the practice of yoga. Bring a mat and wear loose comfortable clothing. Registration is requested. Limit 25.

Event Date 07-14-2016 6:30 pm
Event End Date 07-14-2016 7:15 pm
Registered 4
Available 21

Join the staff of Belightful Yoga as they teach you to experience vibrant body and mind wellness through the practice of yoga. Bring a mat and wear loose comfortable clothing. No prior yoga experience necessary. Registration is requested. Limit 100.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Royal Oak Public Library.

Event Date 07-14-2016 7:30 pm
Event End Date 07-14-2016 8:30 pm
Registered 13
Available 87

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 07-15-2016 10:15 am
Event End Date 07-15-2016 11:00 am
Registered 19
Available 6

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
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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