Meet Buddy the Dog!August 21, 2018 -
Stop by the Library and meet our new 'Paws to Read' therapy dog, Buddy! Learn more about what Buddy the goldendoodle does at the Library, and share a special story with us.
What Can Your Google Account Do For You?August 30, 2018 -
Go beyond the basics of Google searches and Gmail, to see all of the options and programs available to anyone with a Google account.
Whobert Whover, Owl DetectiveSeptember 5, 2018 -
Meet Whobert Whover, a great owl detective and help him solve the case of poor Perry the Possum. We will pop on our owl hats we create and search for clues and suspects to fill our detective books. This program is aimed at children 4 years and older.
Albert Kahn's Architectural LegacySeptember 10, 2018 -
In the first half of the 20th Century, Detroit architect Albert Kahn revolutionized the design of industrial buildings around the world. This presentation will examine his career and the vast legacy of architectural treasures he created for the people of Detroit.
The Dugouts - A Musical Celebration of the End of World War ISeptember 13, 2018 -
2018 celebrates the 100th anniversary of the end of World War 1, known at the time as "The Great War" (1914-1918). The Dugouts, a local musical group consisting of Paul Balogh, Tom Dooley and Marilyn Hotaling, perform music by and for the soldiers of the Great War.
Teen ZineSeptember 30, 2018 -
The Zine, the library's teen literature and arts journal, is hosting a contest for its new issue. Teens may send their poetry, short stories, art/photography, and non-fiction articles to O.Olson@troypl.org for consideration. Stories/non fiction pieces may be up to 4 pages long, double-spaced. All submissions must be appropriate for a teen audience.
Talk Time: English as a Second Language Conversational Group-
If English is your second language, come to Talk Time to practice your speaking and listening skills and improve your English vocabulary in a casual, relaxed atmosphere. This is a weekly event. No registration required, drop in friendly.
Harry Potter Comes to America: Interactive Movie EventSeptember 8, 2018 -
Celebrate the 20th anniversary of the US publication of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone with this interactive movie event! Follow a script and relive the magic of Harry Potter!
Healthy Cooking for BeginnersSeptember 17, 2018 -
This class covers practical strategies for making health-promoting meals using whole plant-based foods. Certified Nutrition Specialist candidate Kelly Michiya will also be providing information on various plant-based recipes to help students adopt a healthy lifestyle, and some plant-based food samples will be available to taste!
Great American Read Book Club: Bless Me, UltimaSeptember 18, 2018 -
The Great American Read program from PBS is in full swing this autumn, and we love any excuse to celebrate the power of reading! Everyone is welcome to join our book club where we'll talk about the show and discuss a different book off the list each month.
Tween NightsSeptember 19, 2018 -
Tweens ages 9-13 are invited to hang out in the library, make crafts, and eat snacks. This is a great way to get involved in your community and to meet like-minded kids! Everyone who attends the first meeting on Sep 19 will get a free book to take home and keep.
International Day of PeaceSeptember 20, 2018 -
Observe the International Day of Peace with fellow residents during an evening of joyful celebration. Local leaders address the topic of peace and local musicians will perform.
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Teen Zine Writing and Art Contest
Do you have poetry, art, writing, or anything else creative to submit to the next issue of The Zine?
Seeking Business Partners for September is Library Card Month
We're gearing up for September is Library Card Month once again and want new Troy businesses to join!
Summer Library Program 2018 starts June 16
Get ready to read, have fun, and win prizes!
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