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

 

LibrarySummerReadingThumbnailSUMMER READING PROGRAM
Friday, June 21 - Friday, August 16|Ages: All| FREE
This summer at the Oak Park Library we are growing Readers!


 

LibraryDrummunityThumbnailDRUMMUNITY! Rhythmic Fun for Everyone!
Sunday, July 21|Time: 2:00 p.m. |Ages: All|FREE
Lori Fithian will provide an introduction to drummings as community music.
Weather permitting, we will be OUTSIDE at the Farmers Market


 

LibraryEggsplorationThumbnailEGGSPLORATION!
Part 1: Monday, July 22|Time: 6:00 p.m. |Ages: All|FREE
Meet the eggs! Stony Creek Metropark will be dropping off eggs and an incubator.
Part 2: Monday, August 19|Time: 6:00 p.m. |Ages: All|FREE
Meet the babies! The eggs have hatched!


 

LibraryYongRembrandtsThumbnailYOUNG REMBRANDTS DRAWING CLASS
Monday, July 29|Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.|Ages: 6 to 12|FREE
Come learn the basics of srawing with the Young Rembrandts Art program!


 

LibraryAuthorVisitThumbnailAUTHOR VISIT & BOOK SIGNING - DEVIN SCILLIAN 
Sunday, July 28|Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.|Ages: All| FREE
Television News anchor and local author Devin Scillian presents his new book Back Roads, Country Toads. 
For more information please contact Book Beat at 248-968-1190


 

LibrarySTEAM_GenerationCreationThumbnailSTEAM: GENERATION CREATION
Every Other Wednesday|Time: 4:30 p.m. |Ages: All| FREE


 

Library Movie NightMONDAY MOVIE NIGHT  
Every 2nd 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.


 

Story TimeIT'S STORY TIME!
Tuesdays |Time: 10:30 a.m. |Ages: 2-5| FREE
Stories, Movement and Fun for the pre-school crowd. No registration required. Children must be accompanied by an adult.


 

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 Adult Coloring Club! We provide all supplies including patterns, coloring pencils, and gel pens.


 

LibraryBookClubThumbnailADULT BOOK CLUB
First Wednesday of the Month| Time: 6:00 p.m. | Room 4
 | FREE
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!                                      


 

Computer ClassADULT BASIC COMPUTER CLASSES 
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!


 

LibraryTournamentTOURNAMENT TUESDAYS
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.
Simply register online at krogercommunityrewards.com and designate the Friends of the Oak Park Library as your Community Rewards beneficiary.