Library Events

The Library works tirelessly to bring the community events and activities that enhance the quality of life for residents and non-residents, alike. 

Special Events and Programs


LibraryWinterReadingThumbnailWINTER READING
January 2 - 31|Ages: 5-10| FREE
Complete library activities and earn a small prize for every BINGO you get! Forms will be available at the front desk starting January 2.


Tuesdays in January and March|Time: 10:30 a.m. |Ages: 2-5| FREE
 Stories, Movement and Fun for the pre-school crowd. Children must be accompanied by an adult. NO  Story Time in February


LibrarySundayConcertThumbnailSECOND SUNDAY CONCERTS
Time: 2:00 p.m. |Ages: All| FREE
February 10 - Motor City Beat
March 10 - Mathew Ball, The Boogie Woogie Kid


LibrarySTEAM_GenerationCreationThumbnailSTEAM: GENERATION CREATION
Every Other Wednesday|Time: 4:30 p.m. |Ages: All| FREE
January 16 - Origami - explore the art of paper folding
January 30 - Soap Making - create soap in a variety of molds and shapes


LibraryAdulting101ThumbnailADULTING 101: ALL THINGS CLOTHING
Monday, January 28|Time: 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. |Ages: 13-18| FREE
Learn how to sew on buttons, hem pants or skirts, and organize your closet.


Wednesday, February 13| Time: 6:00 p.m.|Ages: All| FREE
Lecturer and storyteller, Willie W. Payne brings the Michigan's Underground Railroad to life. Explore the experiences of southern fugitive slaves traveling the Michigan's Underground Railroad and the people who assisted them.


Library Movie NightMONDAY MOVIE NIGHT  
Every 3rd Monday of the month  |Time: 5:30 p.m. |Rated PG|FREE
Join us on Monday Movie Night and watch PG-rated movies on our big screen. Our movies are family appropriate and fun - a great excuse to spend quality time with the family away from home.


LibraryAdultColoringThumbADULT COLORING GROUP
Every Tuesday | Time: 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. | FREE
Would you like to relax and exercise your creativity?
Please join our Coloring Club! We provide all supplies including pattersn, colloring pencils and gel pens.


LibraryBookClubThumbnailADULT BOOK CLUB
First Wednesday of the Month| Time: 6:00 p.m. | Room 4
Come read with us; the best is yet to come!
Join us for lively literature discussions! As always, the Library welcomes new members! Please check out our 2019 Reading Selection!                                      


Every Monday |Time: 9:00 a.m. - 9:55 a.m. | Ages: Adult | FREE

Come explore the basics of using a computer, including mouse skills, setting up an email addrress, using search engines, and other topics as requested. No experience necessary!


Every Tuesday | Time: 6 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. | Ages: Youth and Adults |FREE
Whether you are collecting, trading or enjoying the game, come join in the fun! Players of all skill levels are welcome! This program is sponsored by Collectible Investments.


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LibraryKrogerLogoKroger will donate part of their profits to the Friends of the Oak Park Library each time you use your card to purchase food and other household goods, even prescriptions.
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