Rochester, MI

Rochester is a city in Southwest Michigan and is a part of Oakland County. According to the 2010 census, the city has a population of 12,711. The area was first settled in 1817 by the Graham family. Rochester is named after a city in New York. It consists of three communities: Stoney Creek, The Bluffs, and Yates. In 2009, it was named one of the Top 100 Best Places to Live by Money Magazine and CNN. Rochester claims to have the largest Christmas parade in Michigan that takes place the first Sunday in December. It also has the Big Bright Light Show, in which the downtown storefronts are cover in colorful holiday lights. Other events throughout the year include the Spring Gallery Stroll, Heritage Festival, and Arts and Apples Festival. Top attractions are Paint Creek Trail, Meadow Brook Hall, and the Village of Rochester Hills.

Monday, February 18th 2019

12:30pm
Destination Imagination

External Event.

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307, MPR
7:00pm
Know-It-All Trivia Smackdown!

Think you know more random trivia than your neighbors? Meet up with us at Main Street Billiards in the solarium area with your team of up to 6 people and…

Rochester Hills Public Library
215 South Main Street, Rochester, MI 48307, Main Street Billiards

Tuesday, February 19th 2019

10:00am
ELL Conversation Group

Join Mariano for our free English Language Learning Conversation Group! You will have fun, meet new friends from around the globe, and practice your English language skills!

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307
Event Series
6:00pm
Quail Ridge HOA

Non-Library Event

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307

Wednesday, February 20th 2019

6:00pm
Paws

Practice your reading with trained therapy dog Abbey and her trainer Amanda! Call 248-650-7140 to schedule your 15-minute appointment.

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307
Event Series
6:30pm
Rochester Hills Little League

Non-Library Event

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307

Thursday, February 21st 2019

10:00am
IFF Grant Lunch & Learn

Non-Library Event

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307

Saturday, February 23rd 2019

10:00am
National Children's Dental Health Month

Join the Greater Detroit Dental Hygenists Association for games, crafts, and good clean fun! Learn about children's dental health and meet THE tooth fairy!

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 OLDE TOWNE RD, ROCHESTER, MI 48307

Monday, February 25th 2019

6:00pm
Oakland Hunt HOA

Non-Library Event

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307

Tuesday, February 26th 2019

10:00am
ELL Conversation Group

Join Mariano for our free English Language Learning Conversation Group! You will have fun, meet new friends from around the globe, and practice your English language skills!

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307
Event Series

Wednesday, February 27th 2019

6:00pm
Paws

Practice your reading with trained therapy dog Abbey and her trainer Amanda! Call 248-650-7140 to schedule your 15-minute appointment.

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307
Event Series
7:00pm
YFC Meeting

Outside event.

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307, Multipurpose Room

Saturday, March 2nd 2019

10:00am
Czech Moms

Non-Library Event

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307

Sunday, March 3rd 2019

3:00pm
Isha Foundation: Yoga for Beginners

CLASS BEGINS AT 3:30 P.M. Non-Library Event

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307

Tuesday, March 5th 2019

10:00am
ELL Conversation Group

Join Mariano for our free English Language Learning Conversation Group! You will have fun, meet new friends from around the globe, and practice your English language skills!

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307
Event Series
1:00pm
Assistance League of SE Michigan

Non-Library Event

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307

Wednesday, March 6th 2019

5:30pm
Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

Got ideas for the library? Share your opinions on teen programs, prizes, displays and other library matters at these fun-filled meetings, all while eating pizza and making friends. TAB Members…

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307, Second Floor Conference Room
Event Series

Thursday, March 7th 2019

4:30pm
Python Coding Class

Learners in 6-8th grade are invited to join the gentleman of the McMath-Hulbert Astronomical Society for an 8 week course focused on learning Python Coding Language. Python is a general-purpose…

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307
Event Series

Saturday, March 9th 2019

9:00am
Palette & Brush Exhibition Closing

Simply titled Palette & Brush, this juried exhibition will include artwork created by the Society’s members in a range of 2D mediums. Subject matter includes still life, portraiture and figure,…

Paint Creek Center For The Arts
407 Pine St, Rochester, MI 48307
10:30am
Design Your Own Window Clings

Design and cut out your own window clings. Participants will use the Cricut and Silhouette machines to cut out their own decorations.

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307
2:00pm
Life-Size Mario Party

Hop from square to square, stopping to buy stars and compete in mini-games! Please remember to wear clothes you can move in - some of the mini-games will be active.…

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307, Multipurpose Room

Monday, March 11th 2019

7:00pm
Fandom Trivia Smackdown: 80s Music

WHAM! Put your knowledge of popular 80s tunes to the test at Fandom Trivia Smackdown! Meet up with us at Main Street Billiards in the back club area with your…

Rochester Hills Public Library
215 S Main St, Rochester, MI 48307

Wednesday, March 13th 2019

6:00pm
Paws

Practice your reading with trained therapy dog Abbey and her trainer Amanda! Call 248-650-7140 to schedule your 15-minute appointment.

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307
Event Series

Thursday, March 14th 2019

4:30pm
Python Coding Class

Learners in 6-8th grade are invited to join the gentleman of the McMath-Hulbert Astronomical Society for an 8 week course focused on learning Python Coding Language. Python is a general-purpose…

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307
Event Series

Saturday, March 16th 2019

10:30am
Project Kidsight Vision Screening

Children's vision screening courtesy of Rochester Hills Lions Club.

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 OLDE TOWNE RD, ROCHESTER, MI 48307
2:30pm
The Fabulous Vocabulous League: Teen Writer's Workshop

Interested in writing fiction or poetry? Come to this afternoon session and meet other teen writers, share your own work, learn tips and pointers, and enjoy snacks. No registration required.

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307, Second Floor Conference Room
Event Series

Tuesday, March 19th 2019

7:00pm
A Divine Madness: Creativity, Genius, and Mental Illness

In this presentation, Dr. Brian Stogner, clinical psychologist and President of Rochester College, will explore the sometimes tenuous line that separates genius from madness and review some striking examples of…

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307, MPR

Wednesday, March 20th 2019

5:30pm
Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

Got ideas for the library? Share your opinions on teen programs, prizes, displays and other library matters at these fun-filled meetings, all while eating pizza and making friends. TAB Members…

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307, Second Floor Conference Room
Event Series
6:00pm
Magnetic Slime

I’m sure you’ve played with, or at least heard of slime, but did you know it’s possible to make slime magnetic? Come join us to make the stretchy, oozing slime…

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307
6:00pm
Paws

Practice your reading with trained therapy dog Abbey and her trainer Amanda! Call 248-650-7140 to schedule your 15-minute appointment.

Rochester Hills Public Library
500 Olde Towne Rd., Rochester, MI 48307
Event Series