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Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Baby, Toddler, Pre-K, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults, Everyone
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 and ages are welcome! Feel free to bring your ki...
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.

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.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Paws to Read!

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Story Room
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Help your child gain confidence and reading fluency by reading to a therapy dog! To get your full reading time, you must arrive on time and with a book. Registration required, space is limited. Registration opens 1/16, but MUST be done by a staf...
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.

Financial Resources

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Program, Technology Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us for an overview of TPL’s free financial resources: Morningstar Investment Research, Value Line and Weiss Financial!  **A TPL library card is required to access these resources. ...
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 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:
Toddlertime is back in person! Join us for songs, rhymes, fingerplays, stories, and fun! You only need to register once for the entire 3-week session. There is no registration deadline, so even if you don't register on time to come all 3 weeks, ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Eton Academy Tutoring

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Story & Craft Room
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Story & Craft Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Youth Program
Event Details:
Eton Academy tutors are specifically trained to help students who learn differently. If you have a student who is neurodivergent or struggling with learning difficulty, fill out the parent survey at: etonacademy.tutorbird.com/ to start the process of...

Disclaimer(s)

Unattended Child Policy

All children of elementary school age must be in the company of a parent/care-giver while in the library. Even if the child is attending a program, it is required that the parent/caregiver remains in the library throughout the program.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Program
Event Details:
Troy Historic Village and Troy Public Library present a book discussion on Erik Larson's Isaac's Storm: A Man, A Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History at the Niles-Barnard House at the Village. Join us for a warm beverage, a little friend...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Rebel Reading: Teen Banned Book Club

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Conference Room
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Club, Teen Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Every other month we will be reading a book that has been challenged or banned in the US. We will discuss the book, reasons for the item being banned or challenged, and the importance of access in upholding intellectual freedom. This is a safe place ...

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

6:15pm - 7:15pm
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:
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.

Michigan Beer: A Heady History

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Program
Registration Required

Adult Programs

Event Details:
Which Michigan brewery’s mascot was designed by Walt Disney Studios? Which brewery employed a young engineer named Henry Ford? Which brewer ran an amusement park in Detroit? Were women involved in the early days of brewing beer? And just how many Det...
This event is in the "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.

Rhyme Time 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:
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.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Arty Party

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Story & Craft Room
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Story & Craft Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Kids can experiment with different types of craft materials, and let their inner artist shine! Staff will oversee the program, but this is a structure-free program, where kids create whatever they want at their own speed! Registration opens 1/18...
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 "Kids" group.

Eton Academy Tutoring

2:00pm - 4:00pm
Story & Craft Room
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Story & Craft Room
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Youth Program
Event Details:
Eton Academy tutors are specifically trained to help students who learn differently. If you have a student who is neurodivergent or struggling with learning difficulty, fill out the parent survey at: etonacademy.tutorbird.com/ to start the process of...

Disclaimer(s)

Unattended Child Policy

All children of elementary school age must be in the company of a parent/care-giver while in the library. Even if the child is attending a program, it is required that the parent/caregiver remains in the library throughout the program.

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

Zoom 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: Virtual Program, 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 "Adults" group.

ELL Book Club at BIGGBY Coffee

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Offsite
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Offsite
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Program
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 "Teens" group.

Cupcake Decorating Time!

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Cafe
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Cafe
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Teen Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
In this program each participant will be decorating cupcakes based on different themes. Entries will be judged in the quest to find the ultimate winner! For grades 6-12 ...
This event is in the "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Baby, Toddler, Pre-K, Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults, Everyone
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 and ages are welcome! Feel free to bring your ki...
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.

Saturday Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:15am
Story & Craft Room
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Story & Craft Room
Age Group: Baby, Toddler, Pre-K, Kids
Program Type: Storytime, Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Family storytime is for the whole family! We will enjoy books, songs, and rhymes and end our session with open play.  ...