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.

Thursday, December 13th 2018

4:30pm
Paws to Read with Bentley

Take a few minutes to stop by and practice your reading skills with Bentley, a Lab/Bernese Mountain Dog mix. He loves a good story, and is a Canine Good Citizen…

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Story Room
7:00pm
Bouncing Babies Storytime

Stories, rhymes, bounces and songs for the littlest ones. 0-12 month olds and their caregivers. . Registration applies to the entire six-week session, and begins 21 days before the session…

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Story Room
Event Series
7:00pm
SAT/ACT Information Session

Wondering what's going on with the changes to the SAT and ACT? At the information session, students who took the practice exam will receive their scores and learn tips for…

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

Saturday, December 15th 2018

10:15am
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, Meeting Room
Event Series
2:00pm
Author Visit with Saadia Faruqi, Creator of Meet Yasmin!

Saadia Faruqi, author of Meet Yasmin, will share a storytime read-aloud and answer questions about her books. Meet Yasmin! features a curious and creative Pakistani-American girl who solve problems and…

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Story Room
2:00pm
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

Monday, December 17th 2018

10:30am
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
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
Event Series
7:00pm
Unique Street Names: The Man (and Woman!) on the Street

Many towns have an Elm Street, Washington Boulevard, or Second Avenue. What sets Detroit apart are recognizable streets such as Woodward, Beaubien, Mount Elliott and Selden. Behind each of these…

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

Wednesday, December 19th 2018

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: Can Democracy Service Global Capitalism by Robert Kuttner.

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Meeting Room
3:00pm
Paws to Read with Massimo

Massimo loves kids and a good story! Take a few minutes to stop by and practice your reading skills with Massimo, a Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier. Massimo will never interrupt or…

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Story Room
Event Series
5:00pm
YA Book Club: The Wicked Deep by Shea Ernshaw

Join us to eat snacks and chat about our December book, The Wicked Deep by Shea Ernshaw! All 6-12 graders are welcome

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

Saturday, December 22nd 2018

10:15am
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, Meeting Room
Event Series

Wednesday, December 26th 2018

11:00am
LEGO Play Day

Celebrate your winter break by dropping in for some LEGO play time at the Library. This program is recommended for kids ages 5 and up. No registration required.

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Youth Services Area

Thursday, December 27th 2018

7:00pm
Adult Writers' Group

If you're an aspiring writer, this is the group for you! Participate in writing activities, share your work and brainstorm with other writers.

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Conference Room
7:00pm
Super Cube Shuffle

Have fun creating and manipulating plastic cubes to make all sorts of designs, both individually and as a team.

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Youth Services Area

Saturday, December 29th 2018

10:15am
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, Meeting Room
Event Series
11:00am
Baby Play

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

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

Wednesday, January 2nd 2019

All Day
Library Closed

TPL will be closed until January 20 for carpet installation.

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

Thursday, January 3rd 2019

All Day
Library Closed

TPL will be closed until January 20 for carpet installation.

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

Friday, January 4th 2019

All Day
Library Closed

TPL will be closed until January 20 for carpet installation.

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

Saturday, January 5th 2019

All Day
Library Closed

TPL will be closed until January 20 for carpet installation.

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

Sunday, January 6th 2019

All Day
Library Closed

TPL will be closed until January 20 for carpet installation.

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

Monday, January 7th 2019

All Day
Library Closed

TPL will be closed until January 20 for carpet installation.

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084
Event Series
7:00pm
Preschool Storytime

Stories, songs and rhymes for preschoolers. Registration applies to the entire six-week session, and begins 21 days before the session starts. First priority for registration goes to Troy residents. Storytime is…

Troy Public Library
3179 Livernois Rd, Troy, MI 48083, Room 201
Event Series

Tuesday, January 8th 2019

All Day
Library Closed

TPL will be closed until January 20 for carpet installation.

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

Songs, rhymes and stories for 12-23 month olds and their caregivers. Registration applies to the entire six-week session, and begins 21 days before the session starts. First priority for registration…

Troy Public Library
3179 Livernois, Troy, MI 48083, Room 302
Event Series

Wednesday, January 9th 2019

All Day
Library Closed

TPL will be closed until January 20 for carpet installation.

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084
Event Series
10:30am
Toddler Storytime

Stories, songs and rhymes for ages 24-36 months and their caregivers. Registration applies to the entire six-week session, and begins 21 days before the session starts. First priority for registration goes…

Troy Public Library
3179 Livernois, Troy, MI 48083
Event Series
2:00pm
Romp & Stomp Storytime

Stomp, and read in this highly interactive program for 0-5 years.Registration applies to the entire six-week session, and begins 21 days before the session starts. First priority for registration goes…

Troy Public Library
3179 Livernois, Troy, MI 48083
Event Series