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, June 25th 2021

All Day
2021 Summer Reading Program!

Animals of all kinds roam the lands and soar through the air and many have both a Tail and a Tale! Explore the world of life around you and find…

Walled Lake City Library
1499 E. West Maple Rd., Walled Lake, MI 48390
Event Series
All Day
Closed: MPL

Closed: MPL

Suburban Library Cooperative
44750 Delco Blvd., Sterling Heights, MI 48313
12:00am
Virtual Escape: Zoo Breakout

June 1st through June 30th: All ages are welcome to play the Library’s newest virtual escape room: Zoo Breakout. Puzzles are geared towards middle school aged students, so younger participants…

Pontiac Public Library
60 East Pike Street, Pontiac, MI 48342
Event Series
All Day
We Are Not Complete Without You Community Puzzle

Let’s work on a puzzle together! Take home and decorate a puzzle piece any way you choose, just don’t alter the shape of the piece. Keep designs positive with no…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
All Day
MiLibraryQuest: Summer Edition 2021

MiLibraryQuest: Summer Edition 2021 is an opportunity for teens across the state to learn about unique animals and Michigan libraries! Teens will find a variety of animal descriptions spread…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
9:00am
Dinosaurs Are Coming!

Create a drawing of a wonderful dinosaur & bring to the library to display on our bulletin board. Register & pick up a drawing tutorial at the Youth Desk,…

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307
Event Series
10:00am
Summer Story Time at Miller Library

Join us outside for stories, songs, rhymes and movement for young children and their caregiver. Ages birth- 3 years. Siblings are welcome to attend. Please bring a towel or chair…

Warren Arthur Miller Library
5460 Arden Ave, Warren, MI 48092
Event Series
10:00am
Wiggle & Rhyme Live!

Join Ms. Stephanie for a live virtual story time on Zoom with singing, clapping, tapping, and more. The Zoom link for this program will be emailed to registered participants on…

Baldwin Public Library
300 West Merrill Street, Birmingham, MI 48009, Online
Event Series
11:00am
Home and Away: Paintings by Karen VanDam Michmerhuizen and Pamela Day

Home and Away: Paintings by Karen VanDam Michmerhuizen and Pamela Day captures the beauty of nature through paintings of Michigan's distinct​ ​seasons​ by Karen VanDam Michmerhuizen​and ​Claude Monet’s garden in…

Northville Art House
215 W. Cady Street, Northville, MI 48167
Event Series
12:30pm
Let's Take a Quiz

Every Monday through Friday, 12:30pm, Facebook: Look at our social media each weekday for a daily book trivia question. The correct answer to the question will be posted the following…

Pontiac Public Library
60 East Pike Street, Pontiac, MI 48342
Event Series
1:00pm
ELL Book club

Join Rebecca and other english language learners for a virtual book club! The book we will be reading is to be determined. We will take it slowly and talk about…

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Road, Rochester, MI 48307, At Your Home
Event Series
5:30pm
Bracelet Making Workshop

1-Day Workshop for All Levels. Led by Mary Dudek. Learn the basics of how to make bracelets with metal. You will walk away with a clear understanding of bracelet making along with…

Paint Creek Center For The Arts
407 Pine St, Rochester, MI 48307, North Studio
6:00pm
Teen Meet Up: Party in the Park

We are kicking off summer with a teen party outside of the Miller Branch Library. Join us for a variety of yard games, a water blaster battle, DIY tie dye,…

Warren Arthur Miller Library
5460 Arden Ave, Warren, MI 48092, Community Center's West Pavilion between West Parking Lot and Soccer Field

Saturday, June 26th 2021

All Day
2021 Summer Reading Program!

Animals of all kinds roam the lands and soar through the air and many have both a Tail and a Tale! Explore the world of life around you and find…

Walled Lake City Library
1499 E. West Maple Rd., Walled Lake, MI 48390
Event Series
All Day
Closed: MPL

Closed: MPL

Suburban Library Cooperative
44750 Delco Blvd., Sterling Heights, MI 48313
12:00am
Virtual Escape: Zoo Breakout

June 1st through June 30th: All ages are welcome to play the Library’s newest virtual escape room: Zoo Breakout. Puzzles are geared towards middle school aged students, so younger participants…

Pontiac Public Library
60 East Pike Street, Pontiac, MI 48342
Event Series
All Day
We Are Not Complete Without You Community Puzzle

Let’s work on a puzzle together! Take home and decorate a puzzle piece any way you choose, just don’t alter the shape of the piece. Keep designs positive with no…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
All Day
MiLibraryQuest: Summer Edition 2021

MiLibraryQuest: Summer Edition 2021 is an opportunity for teens across the state to learn about unique animals and Michigan libraries! Teens will find a variety of animal descriptions spread…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
9:00am
Dinosaurs Are Coming!

Create a drawing of a wonderful dinosaur & bring to the library to display on our bulletin board. Register & pick up a drawing tutorial at the Youth Desk,…

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307
Event Series
10:05am
All Around the World Online

Saturdays, 10:05-10:40am, Zoom-Facebook: Join Jay Sand, guitarist and children’s music teacher, with his Live-Cast classes! All Around This World is a unique, interactive global music and world cultures program for…

Pontiac Public Library
60 East Pike Street, Pontiac, MI 48342
Event Series
11:00am
Summer Reading Rollout

Help us celebrate the start of warm weather and summer reading at Handy Park in Redford! Bring your skates, scooters, skateboards, or rollerblades (or whatever you feel comfortable with) and…

Redford Township District Library
26590 Capitol Avenue, Redford Charter Township, MI 48240
11:00am
Home and Away: Paintings by Karen VanDam Michmerhuizen and Pamela Day

Home and Away: Paintings by Karen VanDam Michmerhuizen and Pamela Day captures the beauty of nature through paintings of Michigan's distinct​ ​seasons​ by Karen VanDam Michmerhuizen​and ​Claude Monet’s garden in…

Northville Art House
215 W. Cady Street, Northville, MI 48167
Event Series
1:30pm
ONLINE: Michigan Wildlife

Explore the diversity of wildlife in our state through an interpretive program led by naturalist Andrew Nowicki. Learn more about the animals wandering our backyards and how to observe some…

Walled Lake City Library
1499 E. West Maple Rd., Walled Lake, MI 48390
2:00pm
Downloading eBooks from the Library

Learn how to access Libby to check out e-books and e-audiobooks. A BPL card is required. Registration is required. The Zoom invitation will be emailed to registered attendees a half hour before…

Baldwin Public Library
300 West Merrill Street, Birmingham, MI 48009, Virtual
7:30pm
Vishnu & Friends

Comedy from Vishnu Akella, Obi Ehn, Demetrius Fields, Colin Rankin, and Diana Graham and a musical performance by Baby Mark.

Pontiac's Little Art Theatre
47 North Saginaw Street, Pontiac, MI 48342

Sunday, June 27th 2021

All Day
2021 Summer Reading Program!

Animals of all kinds roam the lands and soar through the air and many have both a Tail and a Tale! Explore the world of life around you and find…

Walled Lake City Library
1499 E. West Maple Rd., Walled Lake, MI 48390
Event Series
12:00am
Virtual Escape: Zoo Breakout

June 1st through June 30th: All ages are welcome to play the Library’s newest virtual escape room: Zoo Breakout. Puzzles are geared towards middle school aged students, so younger participants…

Pontiac Public Library
60 East Pike Street, Pontiac, MI 48342
Event Series
All Day
Library closed

The library will be closed on Sundays for the summer. Visit the website for all closings. NEW Expanded Hours 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Monday & Wednesday 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
All Day
Library closed all day

The library is closed all day.

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester Hills, MI 48307
Event Series
All Day
MiLibraryQuest: Summer Edition 2021

MiLibraryQuest: Summer Edition 2021 is an opportunity for teens across the state to learn about unique animals and Michigan libraries! Teens will find a variety of animal descriptions spread…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076
Event Series
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