21
Jul
2016

Author Visit: Pam Rossi

7:00 pm -8:30 pm
97 of 100 places available

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.

22
Jul
2016

Junior Creative Movement

10:15 am -11:00 am
4 of 25 places available

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.

22
Jul
2016

Junior Theater

11:15 am -12:15 pm

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.

22
Jul
2016

Video Games for Tweens

2:00 pm -3:15 pm
6 of 20 places available

Chill out playing video games on our Xbox 360 with Kinect, Wii, PlayStation 2, and Game Cube. Registration requested. Limit 20 per session.

22
Jul
2016

Teen Video Games

4:00 pm -5:15 pm
12 of 20 places available

Kick back and play Wii, Gamecube, and Xbox 360 with Kinect. Bring a friend! Snacks provided. Registration is requested. Limit 20.

23
Jul
2016

Read to the Dogs for Independent Readers

10:30 am -12:15 pm

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. Please phone (248) 246-3725 or sign up in person at the Youth Services Desk for a 20-minute time slot.

25
Jul
2016

Outdoor Family Story Times

10:15 am -11:00 am

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.

25
Jul
2016

Beatles Forever: A Night of Beatles Music, Stories and Film

7:00 pm -8:30 pm
95 of 100 places available

Michigan Notable Author M.L. Liebler will celebrate his lifelong love affair with the Beatles during a 90-minute multimedia presentation. Liebler will be joined by Detroit musicians in a show that brings together the music and videos of the Beatles, and a Beatles sing-a-long for the whole family. Registration is requested. Limit 100.

26
Jul
2016

Saline Fiddlers Philharmonic

7:00 pm -8:00 pm
67 of 125 places available

America’s premier youth fiddling show band! The musicians, all students from Saline High School, present an energetic and polished show that features a diverse range of music from American folk, fiddle, bluegrass, jazz, western swing, and Celtic traditions. Spirited vocals and Appalachian step dancing combine with the fiddle music to create an unforgettable live performance.

26
Jul
2016

Teen Volunteer hours

7:00 pm -8:00 pm
6 of 10 places available

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.

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