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.

Monday, June 12th 2023

All Day
Drop in: Emoji Book Titles

Come in anytime between 11-7 guess the title of the children’s books based on the emojis.

Utica Public Library
7530 Auburn Road, Utica, MI 48317
All Day
Summer Reading Program

Join together at the Romeo District Library for a fun-filled Summer Reading Program from Monday, June 12 - Saturday, August 12. Reading programs for all ages, prizes, special performers, and…

Romeo District Library
65821 Van Dyke, Washington, MI 48095
11:00am
Storytime in the Park

Join your favorite youth librarians for a fun storytime in the Rochester Lions park! Registration is not required.

Rochester Hills Public Library
Rochester Riverwalk, Rochester, MI 48307, Rotary Park
11:00am
Great Lakes Chamber Music Festival Artistic Encounter: Hsin-Yun Huang

The Great Lakes Chamber Music Festival brings together the world’s finest musicians to offer extraordinary musical performances and experiences. Through performance and education, they preserve the art of chamber music…

Bloomfield Township Public Library
1099 Lone Pine Road, Bloomfield Township, MI 48302, Community Room
11:00am
Story & Play!

Join Miss Nicole at the Library for a short story and some fun free play!

This program is designed for children, ages 0-6. Drop-in. No registration required.

Walled Lake City Library
1499 E. West Maple Rd., Walled Lake, MI 48390, Library Meeting Room
Event Series
2:00pm
Innovations Lab

Have an Idea you'd like to bring to life? Drop in and visit our Innovations Lab from 2:00 - 4:00pm, the second Monday of every month. We will have our…

Clarkston Independence District Library
6495 Clarkston Road, Clarkston, MI 48346, Conference Room
Event Series
2:00pm
Storytime Al Fresco

Join us for fun in the sun in the Imaginarium Garden with stories, fingerplays,  songs and more. Followed by crafting time in the Youth Program Room. SF

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Imaginarium Garden
Event Series
3:00pm
Free After School Tutoring

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 with Eton Academy.…

Pontiac Public Library
60 East Pike Street, Pontiac, MI 48342, Teen Zone
Event Series
4:00pm
Finance Committee Meeting

NOTICE OF COMMITTEE MEETING

 

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a meeting of the

 

Finance Committee of the Baldwin Public Library Board


will take place on

Monday, June 12, 2023, at 4:00 p.m. 

In the Delos…

Baldwin Public Library
300 West Merrill Street, Birmingham, MI 48009, Delos Board Room
6:00pm
Kindness Movie Series

Come join us for some family-friendly and fun movies! We'll be watching films that emphasize kindness all summer! Snacks will be provided!

Brandon Township Public Library
304 SOUTH ST, ORTONVILLE, MI 48462, Community Room
6:00pm
Family Lego Bingo

Calling all bingo playing families!  You are invited to join us for a fun game of Lego-themed bingo!

Sterling Heights Public Library
40255 Dodge Park Road, Sterling Heights, MI 48313, Programming Center
6:00pm
Pom-Pom Picture Frame

Monday, June 12, 6 p.m. Ages 6 and up. Storytime Room

What’s more fun than creating your very own picture frame (or white board!) with colorful pom-poms! Feel free to come…

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307, Storytime Room
6:00pm
Friends of the Library Meeting

Friends of the Library Meeting

Brandon Township Public Library
304 SOUTH ST, ORTONVILLE, MI 48462, Study/Meeting Room
Event Series
7:00pm
VIRTUAL: Oakland Literacy Council Volunteer Info Session

Learn about volunteering with the Oakland Literacy Council (OLC), a non profit organization which enables adult students to achieve individual literacy goals through a partnership with trained volunteer tutors. OLC…

Baldwin Public Library
300 West Merrill Street, Birmingham, MI 48009, Virtual-Zoom
7:00pm
Know-It-All Trivia Smackdown! - 1980s Culture and Music

Know a little bit about everything? Then come to Main Street Billiards with a team of up to six people and see if you have what it takes to be…

Rochester Hills Public Library
215 South Main St., Rochester, MI 48307, Solarium

Tuesday, June 13th 2023

9:00am
Find the Best Building for Your Business

We'll hear from commercial real estate expert Lynn Drake of Compass Commercial present "A Business Owner’s Guide to Leasing Commercial Real Estate" and then our Business Forward team will provide…

Southfield Public Library
26300 Evergreen Road, Southfield, MI 48076, Auditorium
9:00am
Room Reservation

Book Club

Brandon Township Public Library
304 SOUTH ST, ORTONVILLE, MI 48462, Study/Meeting Room
9:30am
System Managers meeting

System Managers meeting

Suburban Library Cooperative
44750 Delco Blvd., Sterling Heights, MI 48313
10:00am
Wiggle & Rhyme Story Time for Birth to 18 Months

Best for ages birth to 18 months.

Join Ms. Stephanie for a lapsit story time with singing, clapping, tapping, and more. 

Registration has switched to a first come, first served ticketing system.…

Baldwin Public Library
300 West Merrill Street, Birmingham, MI 48009, Grams Discovery Room
Event Series
10:00am
Outdoor Explorers

Come explore the world outside of RHPL with Ms. Wendy! We will spend each week discovering fun and interesting facts about the natural world. Siblings are welcome, but projects will…

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd, Rochester, MI 48307, Rotary Park
10:00am
English Matters: ELL Conversation Group

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 for a great…

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Road, Rochester, MI 48307, Conference Room A
Event Series
10:00am
Next Nonfiction Book Club

Adult Services Librarians Ethan Cronkite and Mick Howey lead this discussion of a different nonfiction book on the second Tuesday of each month at 10:00 AM. Features a wide range…

Baldwin Public Library
300 W. Merrill, Birmingham, MI 48009
10:30am
Family Storytime

Bring the whole family to storytime this summer! Stories, music, movement activities and more will celebrate reading, books and the library. Join us in the community when we visit local…

Romeo District Library
65821 Van Dyke, Washington, MI 48095
Event Series
10:30am
Preschool Storytime

Stop in for a traditional children’s activity in the library’s Storytime Room. Ages 3-6 can join us for stories, crafts, and fingerplays with popular and seasonal themes. 

Sterling Heights Public Library
40255 Dodge Park Road, Sterling Heights, MI 48313, Storytime Room
10:30am
Toddler Time

Bring your toddler for a high-energy program that has singing, dancing, crafts, and stories! This storytime is for ages 0-3 years old. The 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. sessions are…

Sterling Heights Public Library
40255 Dodge Park Road, Sterling Heights, MI 48313, Programming Center
11:00am
BGYA Room Reservation

 Room Reservation

Brandon Township Public Library
304 SOUTH ST, ORTONVILLE, MI 48462, Community Room
Event Series
11:15am
Wiggle & Rhyme Story Time for Birth to 18 Months

Best for ages birth to 18 months.

Join Ms. Stephanie for a lapsit story time with singing, clapping, tapping, and more. 

Registration has switched to a first come, first served ticketing system.…

Baldwin Public Library
300 West Merrill Street, Birmingham, MI 48009, Grams Discovery Room
Event Series
11:30am
Pontiac Middle School Book Club

Tuesdays, Lunch time for 7th and 8th grades, Pontiac Middle School Library: On Tuesdays, during lunch hours, 7th and 8th grade classes are able to join the Pontiac Middle School…

Pontiac Public Library
1275 Perry Street, Pontiac, MI 48340, Library
Event Series
11:30am
Preschool Storytime

Stop in for a traditional children’s activity in the library’s Storytime Room. Ages 3-6 can join us for stories, crafts, and fingerplays with popular and seasonal themes. 

Sterling Heights Public Library
40255 Dodge Park Road, Sterling Heights, MI 48313, Storytime Room
11:30am
Toddler Time

Bring your toddler for a high-energy program that has singing, dancing, crafts, and stories! This storytime is for ages 0-3 years old. The 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. sessions are…

Sterling Heights Public Library
40255 Dodge Park Road, Sterling Heights, MI 48313, Programming Center
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