Upcoming events

The beautiful Royal Oak Public Library Butterfly Garden is a work in progress that is in continual need of plants, flowers, and bushes. If you would like to donate plants, you can drop them off in the garden. If you have additional questions, or would like one of our volunteer gardeners to come to your home and split plants to bring to the garden, 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..

Following is a list of plants that are needed:

• Spicebush

• Coreopsis

• Zinnia

• Perennial Salvia

• Butterfly weed

• Liatris

• Verbena Bonariensis

• New England Aster

• Shasta Daisy

• Verbena

• Black-eyed Susan

• Coral Bells

• Hosta

• Yarrow

• Spiderwort

• Delphinium

• Dianthus

• Fennel

• Parsley

• Lavender

• Oregano

• Lupine

• Penstemon

Event Date 06-03-2017 10:00 am
Event End Date 06-03-2017 1:00 pm

RJ Spangler and friends will heat up the night with sizzling jazz music selections. T-bone Paxton returns with his fabulous vocals and trombone. No registration is required.

Concert will be held in the Friends Auditorium in case of inclement weather.

All concerts are sponsored by the Friends of the Royal Oak Public Library.

Event Date 06-07-2017 7:00 pm
Event End Date 06-07-2017 8:30 pm
Available 100

Metro Jazz Voices bring four-part harmony and music from the Great American Songbook. No registration is required.

Concert will be held in the Friends Auditorium in case of inclement weather.

All concerts are sponsored by the Friends of the Royal Oak Public Library.

Event Date 06-14-2017 7:00 pm
Event End Date 06-14-2017 8:30 pm
Available 100

The Royal Oak Concert Band will entertain us with light classics, patriotic selections and more. The concert will also feature a set by The Woodward Avenue Jazz Orchestra, who will perform an array of jazz favorites from the Big Band Era to the present. No registration is required.

Concert will be held in the Friends Auditorium in case of inclement weather.

All concerts are sponsored by the Friends of the Royal Oak Public Library.

Event Date 06-21-2017 7:00 pm
Event End Date 06-21-2017 8:30 pm
Available 100

The Royal Oak Concert Band will entertain us with light classics, patriotic selections and more. The concert will also feature a set by The Woodward Avenue Jazz Orchestra, who will perform an array of jazz favorites from the Big Band Era to the present. No registration is required.

Concert will be held in the Friends Auditorium in case of inclement weather.

All concerts are sponsored by the Friends of the Royal Oak Public Library.

Event Date 06-28-2017 7:00 pm
Event End Date 06-28-2017 8:30 pm
Available 100
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