Ferndale, MI

Ferndale is located in Oakland County, Michigan U.S. between Woodward Avenue and 9 Mile Road. The city started as a bedroom community for Detroit workers and later became a suburban community. Ferndale has a population of over 20,000 people and is mainly residential. The downtown area thrives thanks to its pedestrian and bike-friendly streets that connect stores, dance clubs, bars, and local restaurants. In 2010, the city won the Great American Main Street Award. Ferndale is best known for its progressive policies and LGBT community. The city hosts events during the year including DIY Street Fair & Funky Ferndale Art Fair, Fido Does Ferndale, and a blues festival. Top attractions in this city are the Detroit Zoo, Martin Road Park, and the Ferndale Historical Museum.

Tuesday, January 28th 2020

10:30am
Uprooted: Music and Movement

Uprooted! Music and Movement Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:30am Uprooted! Music and Movement will focus on small and gross motor skills, listening, playing, and having fun. These practices will aid in developing…

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Community Room
Event Series
2:00pm
Tree Buds

Story and playtime for our youngest patrons, 10-18m with a caregiver.

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Kid's Corner
Event Series
6:30pm
STEAMshop: Mazes (Grades K-3)

Introducing a new monthly program for kids K-3 A story or two will be followed by 2-3 hands-on activities for the curious. January's theme will be mazes. Please register by calling…

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Community Room

Wednesday, January 29th 2020

10:30am
Tree Sprouts

Story and activity time for children 18m-4yrs and their caregivers

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Kid's Corner
Event Series

Thursday, January 30th 2020

10:30am
Uprooted: Music and Movement

Uprooted! Music and Movement Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:30am Uprooted! Music and Movement will focus on small and gross motor skills, listening, playing, and having fun. These practices will aid in developing…

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Community Room
Event Series

Sunday, February 2nd 2020

2:00pm
Watercolor Class with Nina Belle Designs (Full)

Registration is currently full. Call 248-546-2504 to be added to the waitlist. Why not create your own work of art for friends, loved ones (or maybe your Valentine?) Register for…

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Community Room

Monday, February 3rd 2020

6:00pm
Positive Solutions for Families

A free parent workshop from Oakland Family Services: Positive solutions for families is 6-week workshop series for individuals who interact with children from birth to five years of age. The…

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Community Room
Event Series
6:30pm
Animaniacs (Ages 8-12)

An anime club for our 8-12 year old friends. We'll have a snack, do an activity, and talk about our favorite anime, manga, and graphic novels.

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220

Tuesday, February 4th 2020

10:30am
Uprooted: Music and Movement

Uprooted! Music and Movement Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:30am Uprooted! Music and Movement will focus on small and gross motor skills, listening, playing, and having fun. These practices will aid in developing…

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Community Room
Event Series
2:00pm
Tree Buds

Story and playtime for our youngest patrons, 10-18m with a caregiver.

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Kid's Corner
Event Series

Wednesday, February 5th 2020

10:30am
Tree Sprouts

Story and activity time for children 18m-4yrs and their caregivers

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Kid's Corner
Event Series
6:30pm
Lower Elementary Book Club (Grades K-2)

Join us in discussing this month's book! Recommended for kids in grades K-2. Snack provided. This month's book is "Dear Dragon" by Josh Funk

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Kid's Corner

Thursday, February 6th 2020

10:30am
Uprooted: Music and Movement

Uprooted! Music and Movement Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:30am Uprooted! Music and Movement will focus on small and gross motor skills, listening, playing, and having fun. These practices will aid in developing…

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Community Room
Event Series
6:15pm
And the Oscar Goes To... (Ages 17+)

Want to familiarize yourself with this year's Best Picture Nominees before the televised Oscars ceremony? Local certified cinephile (or, if you prefer, "film buff") Greg Black, will be here on…

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Community Room

Friday, February 7th 2020

3:00pm
Free Time Friday

Drop in pizza and gaming for teens.

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Community Room
8:00pm
First Stop Friday: Galen Bundy Piano Trio

The Friends of the Ferndale Library bring you free monthly concerts featuring local artists on the "First Friday" of the month. The Galen Bundy Piano Trio is a modern jazz…

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Community Room

Saturday, February 8th 2020

11:00am
Storytime Stopover @ Hook & Eye Alterations and Vintage

Monthly off-site storytime. Registration Required.

Ferndale Area District Library
243 E 9 Mile Rd, Ferndale, MI 48220
1:00pm
Ferndale Game Day

Monthly game day in our community room. All ages welcome, but children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Some games are provided, or bring your own!

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Community Room
Event Series

Sunday, February 9th 2020

1:00pm
Motor Om Yoga (Ages 18+)

Motor Om is inviting the community into the Ferndale Library for another free Yoga Class. Motor Om will host a 1-hour session in the Ferndale Library on Sunday February 9…

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Community Room

Monday, February 10th 2020

3:00pm
#FreeYourMind Mondays

Passive program for teens involving crafts, board games, and snacks.

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Community Room
6:00pm
Positive Solutions for Families

A free parent workshop from Oakland Family Services: Positive solutions for families is 6-week workshop series for individuals who interact with children from birth to five years of age. The…

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Community Room
Event Series
6:30pm
Anime Club (Ages 13+)

Anime Club just for teens! We'll do activities, have snacks, and talk about our favorite anime and manga! 13 and up. No registration required.

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Kid's Corner

Tuesday, February 11th 2020

10:30am
Uprooted: Music and Movement

Uprooted! Music and Movement Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:30am Uprooted! Music and Movement will focus on small and gross motor skills, listening, playing, and having fun. These practices will aid in developing…

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Community Room
Event Series
2:00pm
Tree Buds

Story and playtime for our youngest patrons, 10-18m with a caregiver.

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Kid's Corner
Event Series
6:00pm
Yoga for Success

More information TBA.

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Community Room

Wednesday, February 12th 2020

10:30am
Tree Sprouts

Story and activity time for children 18m-4yrs and their caregivers

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Kid's Corner
Event Series
7:00pm
Science Fiction Book Club

Reading: "Spill Zone" by Scott Westerfeld and Alex Puviland

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220

Thursday, February 13th 2020

10:30am
Uprooted: Music and Movement

Uprooted! Music and Movement Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:30am Uprooted! Music and Movement will focus on small and gross motor skills, listening, playing, and having fun. These practices will aid in developing…

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Community Room
Event Series
6:30pm
Hygge Winter Away: Houseplants

Bring nature inside and create a cozy environment in your home. Discover the secrets of houseplant health with Tiffany Best from The Plant House **Registration is Required** Click here: http://tiny.cc/od4diz …

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220, Community Room

Friday, February 14th 2020

4:00pm
Saplings Storytime: Valentines! (Ages 0-5yrs)

Story and activity time for children 0-5 years and their caregivers. Valentine's stories and crafts.

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220