10
Sep
2015

Duck Tape® Projects: Ages 11-18

6:30 pm -7:30 pm

Lots of fun Duck Tape® colors & patterns for wallets and other small projects.

14
Sep
2015

Book Buddies Book Club Pickup: Ages 5 - 8

10:00 am - 09-19-20156:00 pm

Book pickup at Youth Services Desk begins Monday, September 14.

Meeting on Monday, October 5, 4:30 – 5:30 PM

Do Unto Otters: A Book About Manners by Laurie Keller is the 2015 Michigan Reads! One State, One Children’s Book selection. Find out what happens when Mr. Rabbit's new neighbors are otters. OTTERS! But he doesn't know anything about otters. Will they be friends? Will they even get along? Follow Mr. Rabbit as he learns how to be a good friend and neighbor by simply following the Golden Rule.

14
Sep
2015

Toddler Story Times: Ages 18 Months - 3 Years

10:15 am -10:45 am

These 30-minute sessions for toddlers and their caregivers include simple stories, rhymes, movement, songs, and a craft activity. Limit 24.

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 reference desk and pick up a numbered ticket which will be available 30 minutes before the program begins or when the library opens in the case of 10:15 AM programs. There will be a limited number of tickets available so please arrive early. With this system, people who arrive a few minutes early should be able to secure a ticket and no previously registered spots remain unused because of no-shows.

15
Sep
2015

Lego Time: Ages 5-12

7:00 pm -8:00 pm
34 of 36 places available

Assemble a Lego scene and write about what is happening in it. Your Lego creation and story will be displayed in the Library until the next Lego Time Session. Registration is required for this program. Please phone (248-246-3725) or sign up in person at the Youth Services Information Desk. Limit 36.

16
Sep
2015

Family Story Times: Ages 5 and Under

10:15 am -10:45 am

These 30-minute story times for ages five and under with their adults include stories, rhymes, finger plays, movement, and a craft. Limit 24.

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 reference desk and pick up a numbered ticket which will be available 30 minutes before the program begins or when the library opens in the case of 10:15 AM programs. There will be a limited number of tickets available so please arrive early. With this system, people who arrive a few minutes early should be able to secure a ticket and no previously registered spots remain unused because of no-shows.

17
Sep
2015

Story Times for 4 & 5 Year Olds

10:15 am -11:00 am

These story times for independent listeners include a variety of stories, movement, music, and an art or craft activity. Programs last about 45 minutes. Adults wait outside the story room. Limit 24.

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 reference desk and pick up a numbered ticket which will be available 30 minutes before the program begins or when the library opens in the case of 10:15 AM programs. There will be a limited number of tickets available so please arrive early. With this system, people who arrive a few minutes early should be able to secure a ticket and no previously registered spots remain unused because of no-shows.

17
Sep
2015

Custom Button Making: Ages 11-18

6:30 pm -7:30 pm

Make custom buttons with a hand-press button maker. All materials provided. Bring your own photos if you want to personalize!

19
Sep
2015

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. Registration is required for this program. Please phone 248-246 -3725 or sign up in person at the Youth Services Information Desk for a 20 minute time slot. Sponsored by the Friends of the Royal Oak Public Library.
21
Sep
2015

Toddler Story Times: Ages 18 Months - 3 Years

10:15 am -10:45 am

These 30-minute sessions for toddlers and their caregivers include simple stories, rhymes, movement, songs, and a craft activity. Limit 24.

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 reference desk and pick up a numbered ticket which will be available 30 minutes before the program begins or when the library opens in the case of 10:15 AM programs. There will be a limited number of tickets available so please arrive early. With this system, people who arrive a few minutes early should be able to secure a ticket and no previously registered spots remain unused because of no-shows.

22
Sep
2015

Music with Miss Ann: Family

7:00 pm -8:00 pm

Join Miss Ann and her guitar for songs and musical stories with the audience adding to the beat with percussion instruments.

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