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, April 23rd 2019

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, April 24th 2019

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
Cut the Cord

Attendees will learn the ins and outs of going cable free.

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

Thursday, April 25th 2019

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, April 28th 2019

2:00pm
Teen Writing Club: Poetry Workshop

Teens are invited to bring their already-written poems for sharing and workshopping with their peers. Teens will receive constructive feedback on their poems and will get ideas on how to…

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220
2:00pm
Art Reception: Evan Condron

Evan Jon Condron (b. 1994) is a visual artist working and residing in Detroit, Michigan. His works will be on display at the Ferndale Library March 31 - May 11--- Reception…

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

Tuesday, April 30th 2019

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
7:00pm
Friend's Book Club

Reading: "The Feather Thief: Beauty, Obsession, and the Natural History Heist of the Century" by Kirk W. Johnson

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

Wednesday, May 1st 2019

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
6:00pm
Seed Library Kick-Off

Click here to register: http://bit.ly/2UfCUtp Contact Seed Library Administrators here: Ferndaleseedlibrary@gmail.com Gardening enthusiasts and everyone in the community are invited to the Ferndale Library on Wed., May 1st (at 6:30pm)…

Ferndale Area District Library
222 E 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220
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 "Raindrops Roll" by April Pulley Sayre

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

Saturday, May 4th 2019

1:00pm
Teen Mental Health Workshop

The Ferndale Library is hosting a Teen Mental Health Workshop on Saturday, May 4, at 1pm. Keisha Jackson, founder of Caleb’s Kids’ Foundation will be facilitating a multi-faceted program of…

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

Tuesday, May 7th 2019

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
Animaniacs (Ages 8-12)

An anime club for our 10-12 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, Kid's Corner

Wednesday, May 8th 2019

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
Upper Elementary School Book Club (Grades 3-5)

Pick up your copy of this month's book at the library circulation desk today! Recommended for kids in grades 3-5. Snack provided. This month's book is "The Miscalculations of Lightning Girl"…

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

Reading: "A Mirror for Observers" by Edgar Pangborn

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

Thursday, May 9th 2019

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

Saturday, May 11th 2019

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
2:00pm
You Have the Right to Read!

A Ferndale Police Officer will be here to read a few stories to kids ages 4-7 and then we'll head to the parking lot for touch-a-truck time. Kids will get…

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

Sunday, May 12th 2019

1:00pm
Mother's Day Yoga

Tina and Amy from Motor Om are coming back for another free class. Register here: http://tiny.cc/MothersDayYoga Skip the brunch rush this year. Bring your mom to Yoga Class at the…

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

Tuesday, May 14th 2019

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
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

Wednesday, May 15th 2019

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
7:30pm
Book Party @ The Emory

Reading: "The Great Believers" by Rebecca Makkai

Ferndale Area District Library
22700 Woodward Ave, Ferndale, MI 48220

Thursday, May 16th 2019

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