Oakland County, MI

Oakland is the second most populous county in Michigan and is located northwest of Detroit. According to the 2010 census, Oakland County has a population of 1,202,362. The county consists of 62 cities, townships, and villages. The county’s five townships are Farmington, Bloomfield, Troy, Oakland, and Pontiac. Oakland County was originally known as “Old Northwest” when the U.S. bought it from France in 1803. It was officially organized as a county in 1819. Some fun things to do include: Stony Creek Metropark, Detroit Axe, and Detroit Kid City. A popular event is the Michigan Renaissance Festival, which takes place in late summer until early fall.

Friday, February 3rd 2023

3:00pm
Room Reservation

Parking Lot Committee

Brandon Township Public Library
304 SOUTH ST, ORTONVILLE, MI 48462, Study/Meeting Room
4:00pm
Cookies & Canvas

Beat the boredom by heading to the Library on the First Friday of each month between 4-5:30pm.

The Library is a place to sip drinks, nosh cookies, and paint a scene…

Walled Lake City Library
1499 E. West Maple Rd., Walled Lake, MI 48390, Library Meeting Room
Event Series
5:00pm
Galentines

Grab your favorite person and come to Holly! Downtown shops open until 8pm and the kick off of our #loveholly loyalty punch cards! Enter our drawing for your chance to…

Main Street Holly
101 Battle Alley, Holly, MI 48442

Saturday, February 4th 2023

10:00am
Free After School Tutoring

Starting January 9th, Available for Grades K-12, Teen Zone: Sign up for a free one-on-one tutoring session at the Pontiac Public Library. This program is possible thanks to a partnership…

Pontiac Public Library
60 East Pike Street, Pontiac, MI 48342, Teen Zone
Event Series
10:00am
Free After School Tutoring

Starting January 9th, Available for Grades K-12, Teen Zone: Sign up for a free one-on-one tutoring session at the Pontiac Public Library. This program is possible thanks to a partnership…

Pontiac Public Library
60 East Pike Street, Pontiac, MI 48342, Teen Zone
Event Series
10:00am
English Matters: ELL Conversation Group

Our conversation groups are a time to come together and discuss hometowns, food, hobbies, jobs, and other informal topics.  Joining a group will introduce you to new friends and a…

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Road, Rochester, MI 48307, Conference Room A
Event Series
10:00am
Super Saturday Stories and Songs

Children seven years and under with a parent or caregiver will enjoy stories, reading activities, movement, music, and craft. Read, sing, and move along with Miss Fran for these special…

Brandon Township Public Library
304 SOUTH ST, ORTONVILLE, MI 48462, Community Room
Event Series
10:00am
Black History Mysteries

To celebrate Black History Month each week in February will feature a mystery for families to solve. Come to the youth desk and receive your clue sheet then make your…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Youth Room
Event Series
11:30am
Super Build Saturdays

Families with children of all ages come and build your own Lego creations to be placed on display all month long. Encourage friends and family to come in during the…

Brandon Township Public Library
304 SOUTH ST, ORTONVILLE, MI 48462, Community Room
Event Series
12:00pm
Take Your Child to the Library Day

Join us in the children's area for storytime, crafts, and a fun library scavenger hunt. Sign up for your library card for a chance to win a prize!

Redford Township District Library
25320 W. Six Mile Rd, Redford, MI 48240
12:00pm
Computer Basics

Saturdays, 11/12, 12/10, 01/07, 02/04, 03/04, 04/01, 12-1pm, Computer Lab

Tuesdays, 11/01, 12/06, 01/03, 02/07, 03/07, 04/04, 6-7pm, Computer Lab

Come to our library to start your adventure with Windows computers. You…

Pontiac Public Library
60 East Pike Street, Pontiac, MI 48342, Computer Lab
Event Series
1:00pm
Internet and Email Basics

Saturdays, 11/12, 12/10, 01/07, 02/04, 03/04, 04/01, 1-2pm, Computer Lab

Tuesdays, 11/08, 12/13, 01/10, 02/14, 03/14, 04/11, 6-7pm, Computer Lab

Wondering how to do searches on the Internet? Wondering about safety? Need…

Pontiac Public Library
60 East Pike Street, Pontiac, MI 48342, Computer Lab
Event Series
1:00pm
BookShelf OPEN

Enjoy gently used books and more all at affordable prices. All proceeds benefit the Friends programs and events. Friends…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
1:00pm
Dabble in Dulcimer Playing: The Basics

For anyone older than 10 years old. Come and learn the very basics of the Dulcimer and leave the program with a song or two to play! The dulcimer is…

Brandon Township Public Library
304 SOUTH ST, ORTONVILLE, MI 48462, Community Room
Event Series
1:00pm
Upton House Tour

The Sterling Heights Historical Commission is happy to provide our residents a gateway to the past! Visitors can connect with Sterling Heights’ past with photos, displays, and more! 

The full tour…

Sterling Heights Public Library
40433 Utica Road, Sterling Heights, MI 48313
1:30pm
INTRODUCTION TO EXCEL

Learn basic spreadsheet skills and explore more in-depth Excel courses.  Basic computer skills are required.  Classes are limited to 8 persons.

Bloomfield Township Public Library
1099 Lone Pine Road, Bloomfield Township, MI 48302, Computer Lab
2:00pm
LEGO Club

Hello LEGO lovers! Join us monthly for creating, sharing, and showing off your best building skills. For ages 0-12. LEGOS are provided. No registration required.

Romeo District Library
65821 Van Dyke, Washington, MI 48095
Event Series
2:00pm
Dance Performance: Compañeros de Flamenco

Enjoy the passionate music and dance of Spain: flamenco. Compañeros de Flamenco is a group of dancers that bring this vibrant art to life with colorful costumes and intricate footwork…

Bloomfield Township Public Library
1099 Lone Pine Road, Bloomfield Township, MI 48302
2:00pm
Pontiac Chess Club

Saturdays, starting January 28, 2-4pm, Michigan Room, Ages 8-17: The Pontiac Chess Club is meeting at the Pontiac Public Library every Saturday starting January 28th. All experience levels are welcome.…

Pontiac Public Library
60 East Pike Street, Pontiac, MI 48342, Michigan Room
Event Series
2:00pm
A World of Music & Stories with Ms. Audrey

Ms. Audrey of the popular music performers, The Storytellers, will share music from around the world, including steel drums, kalimba, cuica & berimbau, and, and then mix in a heavy…

Sterling Heights Public Library
40255 Dodge Park Road, Sterling Heights, MI 48313, Programming Center
6:00pm
Dungeons&Dragons Adventures Online: Icewind Dale: Rime of the Icemaiden

Adventurers heed the library's call,

Rogues, and wizards, and warriors all,

Clarkston Independence District Library

6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346

Sunday, February 5th 2023

1:00pm
Page to Screen

Discuss a book and a related film. This month's selections are Spare Parts: Four Undocumented Teenagers, One Ugly Robot, and the Battle for the American Dream by Joshua Davis and…

Baldwin Public Library
300 West Merrill Street, Birmingham, MI 48009, Board Room
1:30pm
Board Game Lounge

Look no further for all your board game needs. Drop into the youth programming room on the first Sunday of the month for access to the library’s board game collection…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Youth Program Room
Event Series
2:30pm
Coding 101 (Series 1-4)

CIDL is offering a series of four classes in February to learn the fundamentals toolset of the modern programming language python. Library laptops with the Pycharm Interactive Development Environment (IDE)…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346, Saxony Betts
Event Series

Monday, February 6th 2023

All Day
Spice of the Month

There's no better way to stay cozy this season than to bake! Every month we will have kits available for pick up that include information about a spice, a sample,…

Brandon Township Public Library
304 SOUTH ST, ORTONVILLE, MI 48462
Event Series
10:00am
Free After School Tutoring

Starting January 9th, Available for Grades K-12, Teen Zone: Sign up for a free one-on-one tutoring session at the Pontiac Public Library. This program is possible thanks to a partnership…

Pontiac Public Library
60 East Pike Street, Pontiac, MI 48342, Teen Zone
Event Series
10:00am
Free After School Tutoring

Starting January 9th, Available for Grades K-12, Teen Zone: Sign up for a free one-on-one tutoring session at the Pontiac Public Library. This program is possible thanks to a partnership…

Pontiac Public Library
60 East Pike Street, Pontiac, MI 48342, Teen Zone
Event Series
10:00am
American Culture

An informal group discussion open to all ELL/ESL students and newcomers. We will discuss and share our own experiences and observations regarding the customs and manners of the American Culture.

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne, Rochester Hills, MI 48307, Conference room A
Event Series
10:00am
Black History Mysteries

To celebrate Black History Month each week in February will feature a mystery for families to solve. Come to the youth desk and receive your clue sheet then make your…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Youth Room
Event Series
10:00am
Story Group: Family Fun

For children ages birth-5 years and a caregiver. Register all children attending with their own library card. Please only register for one story group, one registration covers the whole 6…

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307, Story Room
Event Series
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