Library Events

The Library works tirelessly to bring the community events and activities that enhance the quality of life for residents and non-residents, alike. 

Special Events and Programs

 

LibraryBirthdayThumbnailHAPPY 60TH BIRTHDAY, OAK PARK LIBRARY!
Friday, June 15| Time: 4:00 p.m. - 7 p.m. | Ages: All |FREE
Yes, we are 60 already! Please come to celebrate this momentous event with us!
Lots of fun! Everyone is welcome! Volunteers are needed, please call the Library at 248-691-7480. Sponsored by the Friends of the Oak Park Library.


 

LibraryMaySTEAMOrigamiThumbnailSTEAM: GENERATION CREATION - ORIGAMI
Wednesday, May 23 |Time 4:30 |Ages: All |FREE



 

LibrarySummerReadingKickoffThumbnailSUMMER READING PROGRAM: BUILD A BETTER WORLD
Starts Monday, June 18|Ages: All|FREE
Registration begins Friday, June 1.


 

LibrarySummerReadingCameronZvaraThumbnailSUMMER READING KICK-OFF EVENT
Monday, June 18| Time: 6:30 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.|Ages: All|FREE
Meet the magician and entertainer Cameron Zvara. Enjoy magic, comedy, juggling, stunts and music!


 

LibraryJuneDTE _SingersThumbnailDTE SINGERS
Sunday, June 3| Time 2:30 p.m. | Ages: All |FREE
DTE Singers, formerly known as "The Edison Glee Club," is a group of employees, retiress, and friends of DTE that tour the DTE Energy service area providing vocal entertainment for a wide variety of community events.


 

LibraryJuneSTEAMOzobotsThumbnailSTEAM: GENERATION CREATION - OZOBOTS
Wednesday, June 6| Time 4:30 p.m. | Ages: All |FREE




 

LibrarySTEAM_JuneButtonMakingThumbnailSTEAM: GENERATION CREATION - BUTTON MAKING
Wednesday, June 20| Time 4:30 p.m. | Ages: All |FREE




 

LibraryJuneMiniSucculentGardenThumbnailYOU CREATE: MINI SUCCULENT GARDEN
Thursday, June 21| Time 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. | Ages: All |FREE
Come make mini succulent gardens in small jars with soil, rocks and ribbon.
We will bring the supplies, you bring the creativity.
Brought to you by the Oak Park Arts and Cultural Diversity Commission


 

LibrarySYNC_ThumbnailSYNC AUDIOBOOKS FOR TEENS
April 226 - July 25|Ages: 13+| FREE
It is a free summer audiobook program from AudioFile Magazine for teens 13+ that gives away 2 paired audiobook downloads a week


 

Library Movie NightMONDAY MOVIE NIGHT  
Every third Monday of the month  |Time: 5:30 p.m. |Rated PG|FREE
Join us on Monday Night Movie and watch PG-rated movies on our big screen. Our movies are family appropriate and fun - a great excuse to spend quality time with the family.


 

LibraryAdultColoringThumbCOLORING FOR EVERYONE!
Every Tuesday | Time: 3:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. | FREE
Would you like to relax and exercise your creativity?
Please join our Coloring Club! We provide all supplies including pattersn, colloring pencils and gel pens.


 

LibraryBookClubThumbnailADULT BOOK CLUB
First Wednesday of the Month| Time: 6:00 p.m. -8:00 p.m.| Room 4
 | FREE
Join us for lively literature discussions! As always, the Library welcomes new members! Please check out our 2018 Reading Selection!
Come read with us, the best is yet to come!


 

Computer ClassBASIC COMPUTER CLASSES 
Every Monday |Time: 9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. | FREE

Come explore the basics of using a computer, including mouse skills, setting up an email addrress, using search engines, and other topics as requested. No experience necessary!


 

Library Historical SocietyHISTORICAL SOCIETY
Every Third Sunday | Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.





 

LibraryTournamentTOURNAMENT TUESDAYS
Every Tuesday | Time: 6 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. | Ages: Youth and Adults |FREE
Whether you are collecting, trading or enjoying the game, come join in the fun! Players of all skill levels are welcome! This program is sponsored by Collectible Investments.


 

Support your library at no cost to you!

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LibraryKrogerLogoKroger will donate part of their profits to the Friends of the Oak Park Library each time you use your card to purchase food and other household goods, even prescriptions.
Simply register online at krogercommunityrewards.com and designate the Friends of the Oak Park Library as your Community Rewards beneficiary.