Upcoming events

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 18
Available 132

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 123
Available 2

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 7
Available 3

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

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 28
Available 12

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 35
Available 40

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 12
Available 3

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
June   2016
S M T W T F S
      1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30    

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