Early Literacy Survey-
Our Youth Department is conducting a survey for both TPL users and non-users to find out how our early literacy and storytime offerings are meeting their needs. If you are a parent of a young child, please take a moment to fill out this short survey. We appreciate any and all feedback
Your Next 3 Books Adult-
Wondering what to read next? Looking for something fantastic? Let TPL help you. Take a minute and fill our our Your Next 3 Books form, now for adult readers too!
Your Next 3 Books Teen-
Teens! Are you having a hard time choosing your next book? Check out our Your Next 3 Books teen form and TPL will help you. Get started today!
Custom Kitchen Design with EW KitchensMarch 25, 2019 -
Certified Kitchen Designer Sara Filthaut of EW Kitchens at the Michigan Design Center will take you step-by-step through the process of creating a central culinary work space that perfectly fits your dreams and your home.
Back to Work: Rejoining the WorkforceMarch 26, 2019 -
Re-entering the workforce after an extended leave can feel like a daunting task, but we can help! This workshop lead by Michigan Works will help identify ways to present your gap in a passive manner and teach you how to refocus your audience on your strengths. From resumes to interviewing, learn how to re-position yourself as a top candidate in your field.
YA Book Club: Louisiana's Way HomeMarch 27, 2019 -
Join us to eat snacks and chat about our March book, Louisiana's Way Home by Kate DiCamillo! All 6-12 graders are welcome.
Enjoying Birding Through the YearMarch 27, 2019 -
To be a successful birdwatcher, you need to know where the birds are and what they’re doing in each season of the year. Local birders Rick Forrest and Vic Dorer will share tips to help you use the time of year to your bird-watching advantage.
What Can Your Google Account Do For You?March 28, 2019 -
Go beyond the basics of Google searches and Gmail, to see all of the options and programs available to anyone with a Google account.
Tamil StorytimeMarch 30, 2019 -
Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes designed for ages 3-7 years in the Tamil language, presented by Michigan Tamil Sangam.
Shakespeare Behind BarsApril 1, 2019 -
In prison theater programs all over the country, inmates study and perform adaptations of Shakespeare's plays as part of their rehabilitation. Join us as Niels Herold, Oakland University Professor and author of "Prison Shakespeare and the Purpose of Performance," shares his insight into this relationship between the Bard and the incarcerated.
Bloom Investing: Getting Your Financial House in OrderApril 2, 2019 -
Attorney, CPA and financial columnist Rick Bloom will discuss the importance of organizing your investment accounts and assets to reach your financial goals. Registration is required.
Game of Thrones Viewing PartyApril 4, 2019 -
Winter is coming! Get ready for the eighth and final season of Game of Thrones. with fun, food, merriment and prizes as we watch the last episode of Season 7. Come dressed as your favorite character to enter our cosplay contest.
Chicken Show!April 4, 2019 -
Hens on tour, starring showgirls Bettylou Bantam, Rhonda Rhode Island Red, and more! Learn about fowl and poultry with audience participation included. The visiting chickens from Michigan Recreation Services are tame and friendly and can be petted.
Latest Newssee all news
What would you like to see in the Youth Area?
The Youth Department will be getting a much anticipated redesign soon. Let us know what you'd like to see!
New Library Cards Available January 21
The designs from our Library Card Design Contest will be available when we open on January 21!
5 Ways to Get Your TPL Fix, While We're Closed
TPL may be closed, but it’s an exciting and busy time around the building! Carpet is going out, carpet is coming in, books, shelves, and everything else are being moved around.
Hours of Operation
Mon 10 am–9 pm
Tue 10 am–9 pm
Wed 10 am–9 pm
Thu 10 am–9 pm
Sat 10 am–5 pm
Sun 1–5 pm