Little Black Dress Ladies Night Out

Friends of HTPL Fundraising Event

Cost: $15.00 per ticket
Basket Raffle: 1 ticket $5.00 or 3 tickets for $10.00
We’ll explore the history of the little black dress, presented
Mantras and Malas: Tools for Meditation

Mantras and Malas are much more than sounds and material objects. They are assets and allies in our quest for inner peace and help us to find our deeper nature. Having the right
2018 Summer Reading Kick-Off Event for All Ages
Open house with refreshments!
Saturday, June 23, 11:00 am -1:00 pm

Sign up for summer reading programs and/or 1000 Books Before Kindergarten.
Enjoy a hotdog, chips,
Music Man Dave

Rock to some seriously funny, clever, and dance-able children’s music!

This event is free, and all children must be accompanied by an adult.

To register, call 586 329-1261, email ,
Lone Ranger

"Who was that masked man?" In the 1930s, audiences in the Motor City were hooked on the radio drama of the Lone Ranger, which was broadcast from the Maccabees Building in Detroit. Artist, radio historian,
Karen Bonnici--Clap It, Tap It, Sing It: Song & Story Circle for Kids

This highly interactive and energetic song and story circle is oodles of fun for everyone in the family. Sing a story with Karen and rock along
Salty Mitten

Its not an urban legend: a vast, underground salt mine really does exist below the streets of Detroit. A prehistoric salt deposit, located under Michigan's Lower Peninsula, lay undisturbed until the middle
Plant-Strong Cooking Demo with Chef Amber Poupore

Eating plant-based foods can help us maintain an optimum state of health and be delicious at the same time. Chef Amber Poupore, owner of the Clean Plate Cafe in Shelby
Summer Reading Wrap-Up Event for Children and Teens

Summer Reading participants are invited to join us for ice cream sundaes, as we draw raffle prizes for children and teens that were donated by our community partners.

Storytime: Book Break at the Beach (Lake St. Clair Metropark)

Bring the kids to Lake St. Clair Metropark for some playground fun! Then, take a book break and listen to some stories, presented by HTPL Storytellers.
Sit and Be Fit

Fitness is an important aspect of overall health. This class is a great alternative for those practitioners that have limited mobility. We will focus on healthy posture, breathing, and movement. There
Marsh King's Daughter Book Club with author Karen Dionne
Don't miss out on this special Book Club, author Karen Dionne will be joining us.

Helena Pelletier has a secret: she is the product of an abduction. Her mother
Reading ABCs

Perfect for preschoolers, this class features a different letter of the alphabet each week and includes a story, songs, rhymes, movement, and more!

No pre-registration is necessary, and all
How to Stop Time Book Club
Tuesdays Titles Book Club - How to Stop Time by Matt Haig
Tom Hazard has a dangerous secret. He may look like an ordinary 41-year-old, but owing to a rare condition, he's been alive for centuries.
Funky Summer Dishes with Fran

Looking for summer inspiration in the kitchen? Chef Fran of will be here to make delicious warm-weather dishes. She'll whip up a recipe, and we'll all get to taste it when she's done. Your
Nelson's Wildlife Safari
Nelson's Wildlife Safari presents live exotic animals to see and even touch! Which ones will he bring this year? Come and find out at this all-ages event. All children must be accompanied by a
Detroit '67

Detroit '67, a nationally recognized project of the Detroit Historical Society, uses the tumultuous summer of 1967 as a catalyst to engage, reflect, and take action in order to help move our community
Tai Chi

Tai-Chi Short Form — Six Form
Dennis Scheffler owner/operator of the Healing Hands Holistic Health Center School Of Massage is coming to the Library for a Tai-Chi Seminar. Tai-Chi is a very widely practiced
Book and Film Club for Teens

Pizza, pages, and a movie!
A mysterious island. An abandoned orphanage. A collection of very curious photographs. It all waits to be discovered in Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. 

TechKnowKids: Sound Science Rocks!

TechKnowKids offers a variety of STEM and coding classes for children aged 6-10 that incorporate cooperative learning, logical reasoning, and problem solving! In this class, children
Plant-Strong Cooking Demo with Chef Amber Poupore

Eating plant-based foods can help us maintain an optimum state of health and be delicious at the same time. Chef Amber Poupore, owner of the Clean Plate Cafe in Shelby

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Macomb County is full of fascinating historical sites to visit. In honor of our county's bicentennial, historical sites throughout the
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Discover Michigan! Using your library card, check out a pass for one of Michigan’s cultural attractions or state parks and recreation areas!
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