Event Category: Audience: General/Family

This fast paced lap-sit class for little ones and their caregivers includes songs, nursery rhymes, knee-bounces, and movement to help develop important pre-literacy skills. This class is appropriate for infants through preschool age. Please note that this class meets before the library’s regular business hours. No registration required. Drop in for any sessions you can […]

Children ages 6-10 are invited to participate in fun challenges on the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. Following a space story, kids will engineer a straw rocket, conduct gravity experiments, and sample some freeze-dried astronaut ice cream! All children must be accompanied by an adult. Class limit is 20 children. Please register […]

This fast paced lap-sit class for little ones and their caregivers includes songs, nursery rhymes, knee-bounces, and movement to help develop important pre-literacy skills. This class is appropriate for infants through preschool age. Please note that this class meets before the library’s regular business hours. No registration required. Drop in for any sessions you can […]

Bring the kids to the playground at Lake St. Clair Metropark! Then, take a little break and join us in the nearby pavilion for a free story time presented by HTPL librarians and members of our storyteller group. Entrance fees to Lake St. Clair Metropark may apply.

Stories, rhymes, music, and learning about letters–perfect for preschoolers. No pre-registration is necessary. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Please note that this class meets prior to our regular business hours. This allows us to spread out and make some noise! Spring 2019 classes run from April 16 – May 21. Summer 2019 […]

A meteor is thought to be responsible for the extinction of dinosaurs, but we can still learn so much about them! This all-ages event will include a dinosaur story, craft, and snacks. Participants will also receive a discount for Jurassic World Live at Little Caesars Arena. All children must be accompanied by an adult. To […]

Come meet K-9, Saber, and his partner, Deputy Adnan Durrani in this special event at the library. Learn all the amazing things that Saber can do. You can even watch a demonstration of a police dog doing his work. Registration is required. Please fill out the form below, call 586-329-1261 or stop by the library.

Join us for an escape room inspired by Harry Potter. You’ll use clues, puzzles, and other tools to strategize your way out of the library’s program room. Time is of the essence, since you will only have 20 minutes to escape! Teams 2-8 players per session. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Advance registration […]