28
Feb
2017

I am Not a dinosaur!: Ages 4 and up

7:00 pm -8:00 pm
24 of 30 places available

Sure, dinosaurs were amazing, but there were many amazing prehistoric beasts that weren’t dinosaurs. Come to the library and learn about some of these creatures while also enjoying related activities. Registration is requested. Limit 30. Register below or call the Youth Services Desk at (248) 246-3725.

01
Mar
2017

Family Story Times

10:15 am -10:45 am

These 30-minute story times for ages 5 and under with their adults incorporate many enjoyable pre-reading skills including stories, rhymes, songs, finger plays, movement, and a craft. The same program is repeated on Monday and Wednesday mornings.

Registration System for All Story Times: Story times are “Ticketed Drop-In” which means there is no advance registration. On the day of the program, visit the Youth Services Information Desk and pick up a numbered ticket which will be available 15 minutes before the program begins. Most story times have 24 spots available.

02
Mar
2017

Baby Size!

10:15 am -10:45 am

These story times are for the youngest children, infants to 15 months, and their caregivers. Enjoy 30 minutes of literacy building activities for babies including songs and rhymes and sharing board books. Older siblings may attend, but these sessions are designed for babies up through 15 months old. Join the fun!

Registration System for All Story Times: Story times are “Ticketed Drop-In” which means there is no advance registration. On the day of the program, visit the Youth Services Information Desk and pick up a numbered ticket which will be available 15 minutes before the program begins. Most story times have 24 spots available.

02
Mar
2017

Teen Bath Bombs

6:30 pm -7:30 pm
20 of 20 places available

Make beautiful scented bath bombs that are moisturizing, soothing and fizzy-fun! A perfect gift! Registration is required. Limit 20. Register below or call the Youth Services Desk at (248) 246-3725.

02
Mar
2017

Coloring and Crafts

6:30 pm -8:00 pm
50 of 50 places available

We have the space and a block of time you can use to color or work on any craft or creative project you would like. Coloring materials (sheets and pencils) will be provided, but we also invite you to work on any craft or creative projects you may have in progress in the library auditorium. Bring a couple of scrapbook pages, a pair of socks you started to knit, or grab a book on origami and give it a try. All crafters are welcome. We would love to see what you are working on! For ages 18 and over. Limit 50 per session. Register below or call the Adult Reference Desk at (248) 246-3727.

04
Mar
2017

Fable, Grable & Bearly Able

3:00 pm -4:30 pm
97 of 100 places available


Fable, Grable & Bearly Able is an acoustic trio featuring flute, penny whistle, guitar and octave mandolin. They will perform many of your Irish music favorites, as well as some lesser-known tunes from the Emerald Isle.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Royal Oak Public Library.

07
Mar
2017

Teen Volunteer Opportunity: The Friends Book Sale

4:00 pm -7:00 pm

Help with the Friends of the Library annual book sale. Tasks include set-up, straightening tables, and assisting customers with purchases. Work one or more hours per shift. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call (248) 246-3731 for shift registration.

08
Mar
2017

Teen Volunteer Opportunity: The Friends Book Sale

4:00 pm -7:00 pm

Help with the Friends of the Library annual book sale. Tasks include set-up, straightening tables, and assisting customers with purchases. Work one or more hours per shift. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call (248) 246-3731 for shift registration.

09
Mar
2017

Friends Annual Book Sale

5:00 pm -8:00 pm

Visit the library for the Friends Annual Book Sale, March 9-11. Thousands of gently used and new books and DVDs for all age groups will be on sale. The Friends of ROPL raise money to support library programs including youth and teen activities. The Friends Member Preview Night kicks off the sale on Thursday, March 9. Memberships, which start as low as $10, can be purchased at the door. Friday and Saturday, March 10 and 11 are open to the public.

There will be no story times or youth programs the week of the Friends book sale, March 9-11.

09
Mar
2017

Teen Volunteer Opportunity: The Friends Book Sale

5:00 pm -8:00 pm

Help with the Friends of the Library annual book sale. Tasks include set-up, straightening tables, and assisting customers with purchases. Work one or more hours per shift. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call (248) 246-3731 for shift registration.

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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
10:00 - 09:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 09:00
Thursday
10:00 - 09:00
Friday
10:00 - 06:00
Saturday
10:00 - 06:00
Sunday
CLOSED