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Books & Trails

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Offsite
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Offsite
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join our walking-talking book club! This is a great way to get outside, explore beautiful walking trails in Troy, and discuss some great books. This month we will discuss "Chasing Redbird" by Sharon Creech (family-friendly!) and meet at Raintree P...
This event is in the "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.

Preschool Storytime Live!

10:30am - 11:15am
Troy Community Center
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!  Please check the CDC website for the most up-to-date mask guidel...
This event is in the "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Family Storytime

6:00pm - 6:30pm
Zoom
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...

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

Storybook Trail Adventures

10:00am - 11:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Baby, Toddler, Pre-K, Kids
Program Type: Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Bring the whole family to our Storybook Trail to read this month's book and complete an activity for a prize. You can start your walk anytime from 10-11:30am, but you must finish by noon to collect your prize.  Raintree Park: 3775 John R. Roa...
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 "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Program
Registration Required

Adult Programs

Event Details:
Don't miss seven-time Detroit Music Awards “Outstanding Jazz Vocalist” Sheila Landis and guitarist Rick Matle, accompanied by bass and drums.Their lively celebration of Brazilian and Latin American music includes the Bossa Nova, the Samba and other d...
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.

Deep Six: Titanics of the Great Lakes

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Zoom
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Zoom
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Program, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Based upon Emmy-nominated shipwreck expert Ric Mixter’s documentary, this program illuminates the largest ships ever lost on the Great Lakes, including the Edmund Fitzgerald and William Moreland in Lake Superior and the Daniel J. Morrell and Cedarvil...

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 "Adults" group.

Grown Up Game Night

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Calling all tabletop board gamers! Looking to play a new game or maybe meet fellow board gaming friends? Come check out TPL's new monthly board game club! We will have snacks and a selection of different board games but feel free to bring one of y...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Trail Stories: Hiking in Michigan

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Zoom
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Zoom
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Program, Virtual Program
Registration Required

Adult Programs

Event Details:
While preparing to hike the 300-mile Long Trail along the crest of Vermont’s Green Mountains from Massachusetts to Canada, Michigan author Celia Ryker (Walking Home: Trail Stories) trained on Michigan’s own hiking trails. Join Celia as she shares sto...

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 "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Troy International Friends Club

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Adult Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Troy residents who have moved to America from another country are invited to share in fun experiences, practice English language skills and make new friends. This month meeting location is the Library's Meeting Room. We will walk to Huber Park b...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Tweens" group.

Chess Lessons

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Story & Craft Room
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Story & Craft Room
Age Group: Kids, Tweens
Program Type: Virtual Program, Youth Program
Registration Required
Event Details:
Want to get better at playing chess? Join us to hone your skills! Attendees should come already knowing how pieces move across the board for these beginner to intermediate level classes. You must register for each class individually. Presented by Tro...

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.

Defining Cryptocurrency

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Program
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Troy Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual Program, Technology Program
Registration Required

Technology Programs

Event Details:
The world of cryptocurrency has exploded onto the scene in recent years, and from the outside, some of the things the terms used to talk about it make absolutely no sense. In this program, we'll talk about some of the history of the growth of cryptoc...

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 "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 "Adults" group.

Genealogy Resources

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

Technology Programs

Event Details:
Learn how to use the genealogy databases available at Troy Public Library, including Ancestry Library Edition, HeritageHub, and MyHeritage Library Edition. Beginning genealogists welcome! ...

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.

Library Closed

All Day 9/3 - 9/5
Branches:
Troy Public Library
Description:
Labor Day Observation ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Advisory Board

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Conference Room
Cancelled
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 "Kids" group.

Yoga & Mindfulness LIVE

6:15pm - 7:15pm
Peace Garden, TPL
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 "Baby, Toddler, Pre-K" group.

Rhyme Time Live!

10:30am - 11:15am
Troy Community Center
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:
Come join us more rhymes and songs to share with babies and toddlers this fall. Let’s sing and move to help your little one build early literacy skills!  Registration applies to the entire three-week session.   ...
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, Fresh Water for Flowers by Valerie Perrin. Questions? Please contact: 248-524-3534​ ...
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 "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
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 "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 ...