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Adult Take-and-Make Craft: DIY Felt Pennants

09/29/2022 @ 3:00pm - 10/06/2022 @ 4:00pm
Virtual Program
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Add color and text to your walls with these easy-to-make felt pennant banners. Perfect for parties and seasonal décor, these pennants can be made quickly for spontaneous celebrations by following the CreativeBug tutorial. Library card and registratio...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

October Monthly Craft Kit

10/01/2022 @ 9:30am - 10/31/2022 @ 9:00pm
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Youth Program
Event Details:
Our popular craft kits continue!  We’ll be giving out one new craft beginning the first of each month.  Stop by the Youth Reference Desk to pick up a kit.  Kits are available on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last. ...
This event is in the "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.

Baby Play

10:30am - 11:30am
Story & Craft Room
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Story & Craft Room
Age Group: Baby, Toddler, Pre-K
Program Type: Youth Program
Event Details:
Parents and babies are invited to join us for this drop-in, unstructured open baby play. It is a perfect time to play and give baby an chance to interact with others while caregivers get to know one another. Stay for a just a few minutes or for the h...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Advisory Board

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Conference Room
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Teen Program
Event Details:
TAB meetings are now back in person! If you would like to join TAB please email the Teen Services Librarian (Holly. Osentoski@troymi.gov). The Troy Public Library seeks young people to join the Teen Advisory Board. Board members will have exclus...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
If English is not your first language, join us at the library to practice your speaking and listening skills and improve your English vocabulary in a casual, relaxed atmosphere. All levels are welcome! If you are unable to attend in person, there ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Zoom
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Program, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
If English is not your first language, join us on Zoom to practice your speaking and listening skills and improve your English vocabulary in a casual, relaxed atmosphere. All levels are welcome! Please note this is not a formal English class. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Adult Services Zoom Event

Zoom meeting details will be emailed to the address you provide in your registration. Do not share Zoom Meeting details with others. 

If you have questions about using Zoom, please contact techroom@troymi.gov before the day of the program.

This event is in the "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.

Toddlertime

10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Zoom
Age Group: Baby, Toddler, Pre-K
Program Type: Virtual Program, Storytime, Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us for songs, rhymes, stories, and fun! Register once for the entire 3-week session. Registration opens 2 weeks before the first storytime of the session, but there is no registration deadline! Even if you don't register on time to attend all 3 ...

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Zoom Event

Zoom meeting details will be included in the Confirmation Email sent to the address you provide in your registration. Do not share Zoom Meeting details with others. 

Please join the Zoom meeting a few minutes early so we can help you with any technical issues. 

 

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Zoom
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Program, Virtual Program
Registration Required

Adult Programs

Event Details:
Here in the eastern United States, we look forward to the fall, if only for the jewel-like displays of autumn foliage. Although we’ve known for a while “how” woody plants change color, we’ve not been as certain as to the “why” of it. Learn about the ...

Disclaimer(s)

Adult Services Zoom Event

Zoom meeting details will be emailed to the address you provide in your registration. Do not share Zoom Meeting details with others. 

If you have questions about using Zoom, please contact techroom@troymi.gov before the day of the program.

This event is in the "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.

Rhyme Time Live!

10:30am - 11:15am
Story & Craft Room
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Story & Craft Room
Age Group: Baby, Toddler, Pre-K
Program Type: Storytime, Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Rhyme Time Live! is an interactive program of various fun skill-building activities packed into a lively thirty-minute session.  It is designed to develop your children’s early literacy skills.  To improve engagement and encourage a more fu...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Booked for Lunch

12:30pm - 2:00pm
Meeting Room
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Program, Book Club
Event Details:
Feel free to bring a lunch and come join the Booked for Lunch group in discussing this month's title, The Woman They Could Not Silence by Kate Moore. Questions? Please contact: 248-524-3534​ ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Learning to Draw Yokai: Teen Spooky Edition

6:00pm - 7:15pm
Meeting Room
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Teen Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Do you love Anime & Manga? Do you enjoy drawing? Artist Lance Red will be joining us to teach you, step-by-step, how to draw a couple of spooky Yokai (Japanese monsters or spirits) from Japanese mythology. Beginners to experienced artis...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Life Readers

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Troy Community Center
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Troy Community Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Program, Book Club

Adult Programs

Event Details:
This lively group of voracious readers has been gathering to discuss books for over 20 years. Members are able to participate in choosing books (fiction, historical fiction, memoirs, etc.) and lead discussions. All are welcome! This month's s...
This event is in the "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.

Preschool Storytime Live!

10:30am - 11:15am
Story & Craft Room
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Story & Craft Room
Age Group: Baby, Toddler, Pre-K
Program Type: Storytime, Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us for a fun and educational storytime! Parent participation is encouraged. Registration applies to the entire three-week session. Older and younger siblings welcome, however we cannot guarantee supplies will be available for those siblings...
This event is in the "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Family Storytime

6:00pm - 6:30pm
Zoom
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Zoom
Age Group: Baby, Toddler, Pre-K, Kids
Program Type: Storytime, Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Families with young children can join us for a variety of stories, songs, rhymes and movement activities. We'll build early literacy skills while having fun!  Registration applies to the entire three-week session, even if you don't register o...

Disclaimer(s)

Zoom Event

Zoom meeting details will be included in the Confirmation Email sent to the address you provide in your registration. Do not share Zoom Meeting details with others. 

Please join the Zoom meeting a few minutes early so we can help you with any technical issues. 

 

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Myth-Busting: College Admissions Edition

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Teen Program
Event Details:
There is a lot of information in the media about college admissions—some of it is fact, some of it is fiction, and a lot of it is exaggeration. Hear from a college-admissions-counselor-turned-college-counselor about some of the top myths about the co...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Large Friends Donations (3+ Boxes)

10:00am - 12:00pm
Loading Dock
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Loading Dock
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Friends of the Library
Registration Required
Event Details:
To help us better manage donations, we ask all individuals wanting to donate three or more boxes of material to register for an appointment. You may arrive anytime between 10 am and 12 noon with your donation.  All donated items must ...
This event is in the "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Bubble Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:15am
Peace Garden, TPL
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Peace Garden, TPL
Age Group: Baby, Toddler, Pre-K, Kids
Program Type: Storytime, Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us for a special outdoor storytime where we will enjoy songs, rhymes, and books. At the end of our session we will get out our bubble machine and water table for some fun outdoor play! This program is outdoors. If possible, please bring a tow...
This event is in the "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.

Baby Play

10:30am - 11:30am
Story & Craft Room
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Story & Craft Room
Age Group: Baby, Toddler, Pre-K
Program Type: Youth Program
Event Details:
Parents and babies are invited to join us for this drop-in, unstructured open baby play. It is a perfect time to play and give baby an chance to interact with others while caregivers get to know one another. Stay for a just a few minutes or for the h...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

LEGO® Club

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Story & Craft Room
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Story & Craft Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Create structures and stories during an hour of free play with LEGO® collection! Ages and grades are strictly enforced: to allow each child to feel successful, provide the best experience for all attendees, and offer opportunities for social and e...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

TAEB

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Cafe
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Cafe
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Teen Program
Event Details:
TAEB meeting ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Books & Brews

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Offsite
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Offsite
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Program, Book Club
Registration Required
Event Details:
Books & Brews is Back! A fun & festive environment to meet new friends and read great books. There will be trivia contests, prizes, and more! Join us at Joe Kools Troy Bar & Grill to eat, drink, and chat about the monthly pick....
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Introduction to Malware, Spyware, and Viruses

10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual Program
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual Program, Technology Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Ever heard of malware, spyware and viruses and have no idea what any of it means? This brief but thorough introduction will go over the different dangers, what threat they pose and how you can protect yourself. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Zoom Event

Zoom meeting details will be included in the Confirmation Email sent to the address you provide in your registration. Do not share Zoom Meeting details with others. 

Please join the Zoom meeting a few minutes early so we can help you with any technical issues. 

 

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
If English is not your first language, join us at the library to practice your speaking and listening skills and improve your English vocabulary in a casual, relaxed atmosphere. All levels are welcome! If you are unable to attend in person, there ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Zoom
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Program, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
If English is not your first language, join us on Zoom to practice your speaking and listening skills and improve your English vocabulary in a casual, relaxed atmosphere. All levels are welcome! Please note this is not a formal English class. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Adult Services Zoom Event

Zoom meeting details will be emailed to the address you provide in your registration. Do not share Zoom Meeting details with others. 

If you have questions about using Zoom, please contact techroom@troymi.gov before the day of the program.