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This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Youth Program
Event Details:
Come on by the Youth Reference Desk to pick up a Plate Aquarium Kit! Kits are available on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last.  NO registration is required. One kit per child. ...
This event is in the "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Branch
Age Group: Baby, Toddler, Pre-K
Program Type: Youth Program
Event Details:
Stop by the desk to pick-up these ocean themed kits which will help your preschooler excel! Kits include worksheets and simple games grownups can use to guide their kiddos through math concepts: shapes, counting, sorting and more! Kits are first...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

August Monthly Craft Kit

08/01/2022 @ 9:30am - 08/31/2022 @ 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 "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Discovering the Deweys

08/08/2022 @ 9:30am - 08/22/2022 @ 9:00pm
Youth Services Area
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Youth Services Area
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Discovering the Deweys is an opportunity for kids to read more nonfiction titles; nonfiction items are shelved by the numbers on their spines, under a system called the Dewey Decimal! Registration is required in advance for this program! A librari...
This event is in the "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.

Rhyme Time Live!

10:30am - 11:00am
Troy Community Center
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Troy Community Center
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 "Tweens" group.

Escape Room Adventure

5:00pm - 5:45pm
Zoom
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Zoom
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us for an exciting virtual escape room adventure!  Work together with other participants, using your problem solving skills to decipher a series of puzzles and break out. ...

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.

Follow Up SAT Info Session

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Teen Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
This program is a follow up information session for the participants of the SAT practice exam. A Troy Sylvan Learning Center Representative will give out the scores and go over how to improve upon them. Will be held at the Troy Public Library in the ...
This event is in the "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.

Preschool Storytime Live!

10:30am - 11:15am
Troy Community Center
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Troy Community Center
Age Group: Baby, Toddler, Pre-K
Program Type: Virtual Program, 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 and do not need to be registered. However, please wait to see if there are...
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 "Kids" group.

Under the Sea Crafting

10:00am - 11:00am
Peace Garden, TPL
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Peace Garden, TPL
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Come learn about our 8-legged ocean friends! We’ll read a fun book about giant squid, make a paper bag octopus puppet, and take turns at our water table and bubble stations for a day under the sea. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

ELL Book Club at BIGGBY Coffee

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Offsite
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Offsite
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Program, Book Club
Registration Required
Event Details:
English language learners are invited to meet for coffee and conversation at BIGGBY Coffee in Troy. Free copies of the book will be available to everyone who registers—pick yours up from the Adult Reference Desk at the Troy Public Library before the ...
This event is in the "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Rockin' and Reading with Leonardo

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Troy Community Center
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Troy Community Center
Age Group: Baby, Toddler, Pre-K, Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Bring your dancing shoes and best air guitar moves...it's time to go ROCKIN' and READING with Leonardo! This highly interactive performance has plenty of sing-a-longs, jokes, stories and dance moves to inspire imagination, creativity and a love of r...
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 "Teens" group.

Teen Summer Reading Finale

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Cafe
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Cafe
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Teen Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
If you’ve ever wanted to hang out in the library while it’s closed, this is your chance. We’ll be playing games, eating pizza,and giving away prizes to celebrate the end of the teen summer reading program.  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

LEGO® Club

3:30pm - 4:30pm
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! ...
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 ...

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 "Tweens" group.
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Zoom
Age Group: Tweens
Program Type: Book Club, Youth Program
Event Details:
Join us for a discussion of the book The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo! 15 copies of the book are available to keep on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please read the whole book before the meeting. One registration entitle...

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 "Kids" group.

Yoga & Mindfulness LIVE

6:15pm - 7:15pm
Peace Garden, TPL
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Peace Garden, TPL
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join Red Lotus Yoga as we spend an hour introducing the benefits of breath work, bringing mindfulness in everyday situations, and have some fun playing in yoga postures! Though this class is modified for children, adults are encouraged to come h...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Shelf Awareness: Genre Box

All Day 8/17 - 8/24
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Get to know your shelf! Shelf Awareness is a subscription box service-- each month you sign up, you will receive a mailer box with a hand-picked book along with some surprise goodies inside. August is a Genre Box month, meaning you can select yo...
This event is in the "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.

Rhyme Time Live!

10:30am - 11:00am
Troy Community Center
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Troy Community Center
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 "Kids" group.

BCB Book Group

2:00pm - 3:00pm
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:
Kiddos going into grades 2nd - 3rd in the fall can join us for our newest book group, geared toward our readers beginning to tackle chapter books!  Pick up a copy of The Big Spill (The Boxcar Children Endangered Species series); improve readi...