Troy, MI

Troy is the largest city in Oakland County U.S. with a population of over 83,100. The city is a business and shopping destination in Metro Detroit. In 2015, Niche Ranking named Troy the number one best town in Michigan to raise a family. In 2016 it was ranked as the Safest Michigan City and 23rd overall Safest City in the U.S. Some fun places to visit in Troy include Somerset Collection, Stage Nature Center, and Troy Museum & Historic Village.

Sunday, December 8th 2019

1:00pm
Paws to Read with Henley

Henley loves kids and a good story! Take a few minutes to stop by and practice your reading skills with Henley, a Standard Poodle certified by Alliance of Therapy Dogs.…

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Story Room

Monday, December 9th 2019

10:30am
Bouncing Babies Storytime

Stories, rhymes, bounces and songs for the littlest ones (ages 0-18 months) and their caregivers. No registration required. Older and younger siblings welcome.

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Story Room
Event Series
11:00am
Fun with Friends Open Play

Enjoy toys, music, and friends! Children 0-5 years will learn and grow through interactive and parallel play. We provide the space and toys, you provide the fun! This unstructured event…

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Story Room
Event Series
1:30pm
Romp & Stomp Storytime

Romp, stomp, and read in this highly interactive program for 0-5 years. No registration required. Older and younger siblings welcome.

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Meeting Room
Event Series
7:00pm
Royal Oak Blues Band

Don't miss this entertaining concert featuring veteran performer Joe Ballor and his band, for an evening of blues-based songs and a few holiday hits touching on gospel, country, R&B, and…

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Meeting Room
7:00pm
Trivia & Brews: Harry Potter

New location! Eats & Crafts, 1950 E Square Lake Rd, Troy, MI 48085 Show off your Harry Potter knowledge at Trivia Night! Meet us for dinner at Eats & Crafts with…

Troy Public Library
1950 E. Square Lake, Troy, MI 48085
7:00pm
Family Storytime

Stories, songs and rhymes for families with children with various ages. Fun for the whole family! No registration required.

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Story Room
Event Series

Tuesday, December 10th 2019

10:15am
Mystery Book Club Rescheduled from 11/12/19

Share your thoughts with others who have read the monthly title selection while enjoying the discussion. This month's selection is The Couple Next Door by Shari Lapena.

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Meeting Room
10:30am
Lapsit Storytime

Songs, rhymes and stories for 12-30 month olds and their caregivers. Registration applies to the entire six-week session, and begins 21 days before the session starts. Older and younger siblings…

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Story Room
Event Series
5:00pm
Paws to Read with Buddy

Buddy loves kids and a good story! Take a few minutes to stop by and practice your reading skills with Buddy, a Goldendoodle certified by Alliance of Therapy Dogs and…

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Story Room

Wednesday, December 11th 2019

10:30am
Toddler Storytime

Stories, songs and rhymes for ages 24-42 month olds and their caregivers. Registration applies to the entire six-week session, and begins 21 days before the session starts. Older and younger…

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Story Room
Event Series

Thursday, December 12th 2019

10:30am
Preschool Storytime

Stories, songs and rhymes for preschoolers. Registration applies to the entire six-week session, and begins 21 days before the session starts. Older and younger siblings welcome.

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Story Room
Event Series
11:00am
Holiday Luncheon 2019

Save the date – On December 12th for one of the biggest events of the year, the Troy Chamber’s annual Holiday Luncheon! We are excited to announce the return of the…

Troy Chamber of Commerce
1685 E Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48083
7:00pm
Bouncing Babies Storytime

Stories, rhymes, bounces and songs for the littlest one (ages 0-18 months) and their caregivers. Registration applies to the entire six-week session, and begins 21 days before the session starts.…

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Story Room
Event Series
7:00pm
Cutting the Cord: Alternatives to Cable TV

Back by popular demand!Have you been considering canceling your cable television package but aren't sure how to access your favorite content without it? Roughly 19% of American households live without…

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Meeting Room

Saturday, December 14th 2019

10:30am
Talk Time: English as a Second Language Conversational Group

If English is your second language, come to Talk Time to practice your speaking and listening skills and improve your English vocabulary in a casual, relaxed atmosphere.

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Conference Room
Event Series
11:00am
Family Storytime

Stories, songs and rhymes for families with children of various ages. Fun for the whole family! No registration required.

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Story Room

Monday, December 16th 2019

5:00pm
Paws to Read with Reba

Reba loves kids and a good story! Take a few minutes to stop by and practice your reading skills with Reba, a Fox Red Labrador Retriever certified by U.S.A. Therapy…

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Story Room
5:00pm
Teen Advisory Board Holiday Party

The Troy Public Library seeks young people aged 13-18 to join the Teen Advisory Board. Board members will have exclusive opportunity to plan events and programs, suggest improvements to the…

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Meeting Room
6:00pm
Books & Brews: Holiday Edition

A fun & festive environment to meet new friends and read great books. There will be giveaways, trivia contests, prizes and more! December Book: Holidays on Ice by David Sedaris. HELD…

Troy Public Library
1950 E. Square Lake, Troy, MI 48085

Tuesday, December 17th 2019

6:00pm
Art Studio

Learn about different art media and techniques for inspiration in creating your own unique projects with the supplies provided. Find something new in each session!

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Craft Room

Wednesday, December 18th 2019

1:30pm
As a Matter of Fact, Non-Fiction Book Group

Join our non-fiction book group to explore works that illuminate, inspire, provoke, and entertain. This month's selection: The Broken Ladder: How Inequality Affects the Way We Think, Live, and Die by…

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Meeting Room
5:00pm
Tween Nights

Tweens ages 9–13 are invited to hang out in the library, do fun activities, and eat snacks. This is a great way to get involved in your community and to…

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Craft Room

Thursday, December 19th 2019

6:30pm
TPL 24/7 - Downloading Books, Movies, and Music

Come learn about some of TPL's great online services that can be accessed 24/7, from anywhere you are. Topics covered will include: OverDrive eBooks, and RBdigital Magazines. Please make sure to…

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Meeting Room

Saturday, December 21st 2019

10:30am
Baby Play

Explore self-paced activities that support brain development, motor skills, and language skills of 0-2 year olds. Make new friends, too!

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Story Room
10:30am
Talk Time: English as a Second Language Conversational Group

If English is your second language, come to Talk Time to practice your speaking and listening skills and improve your English vocabulary in a casual, relaxed atmosphere.

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Conference Room
Event Series

Sunday, December 22nd 2019

2:30pm
Chess Lessons for Beginners with Troy Youth All-Star Chess Club

Build your chess skills as the Troy Youth All-Stars Chess Club guides you through the rules, how to play, and how to log your game. For ages 6 and up.

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Craft Room

Saturday, December 28th 2019

10:30am
Talk Time: English as a Second Language Conversational Group

If English is your second language, come to Talk Time to practice your speaking and listening skills and improve your English vocabulary in a casual, relaxed atmosphere.

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Conference Room
Event Series

Monday, December 30th 2019

11:15am
Count Down ‘til Noon

Children who can’t make it until midnight are invited to celebrate the new year with games, crafts and fun! All ages are welcome.

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Meeting Room