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.

Monday, April 22nd 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
7:00pm
Trivia & Brews: Game of Thrones (TV Show)

Game of Thrones is back on TV, but that's not the only reason to be getting all caught up with Westeros. Meet us for dinner at Granite City Food &…

Troy Public Library
699 Big Beaver, Troy, MI 48084

Tuesday, April 23rd 2019

3:00pm
Group Study Zone

Students welcome for group study.

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Meeting Room
7:00pm
Audio Artists

Children 6-9 years old will enjoy drawing their interpretation of a short story audiobook.

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

Wednesday, April 24th 2019

1:00pm
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
5:00pm
YA Book Club: Five Feet Apart by Rachel Lippencott

Join us to eat snacks and chat about Five Feet Apart by Rachel Lippencott! All 6-12 graders are welcome.

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

Thursday, April 25th 2019

2:00pm
Let's Go on Safari

Explore the wilds of the Library and go on safari with us! Make a sun hat, animal sun catcher, and hunt for hidden animals in the Library. For kids ages…

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

Saturday, April 27th 2019

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, Conference Room
Event Series
10:30am
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

Monday, April 29th 2019

10:00am
Step Up to the Plate for Troy Schools

A partnership between Troy Chamber member restaurants and the Troy School District, “Step Up to the Plate” has been set for Monday, April 29– Friday, May 3. Participating Troy restaurants will…

Troy Chamber of Commerce
2125 Butterfield, Suite 100N, Troy, MI 48084
10:30am
Romp & Stomp Storytime

Romp, 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…

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

Tuesday, April 30th 2019

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
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Story Room
Event Series
7:00pm
Michigan Notable Book: Notes from a Public Typewriter

When Michael Gustafson and his wife Hilary opened Literati Bookstore in Ann Arbor, Michigan, they put out a typewriter for anyone to use. Over the years, people of all ages…

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

Wednesday, May 1st 2019

8:00am
Going Global

Troy, Michigan has become a center for foreign direct investment. Over 1000 foreign firms representing 40 countries have called Oakland County their home. Troy is the largest city in the…

Troy Chamber of Commerce
1820 E Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084
10:30am
Toddler Storytime

Stories, songs and rhymes for ages 23-36 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
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Story Room
Event Series
12:15pm
Booked for Lunch

Share your thoughts with others who have read the monthly title selection. Bring your lunch and your beverage to add to the fun. This month's selection is The War That…

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Meeting Room
7:00pm
Life Readers

This month's selection is White Houses: A Novel by Amy Bloom.

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

Thursday, May 2nd 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. First priority for registration goes to Troy residents. Storytime is…

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Story Room
Event Series
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! Reading slots are available on a…

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

Stories, rhymes, bounces and songs for the littlest ones, ages 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

Saturday, May 4th 2019

All Day
Celebrate Free Comic Book Day

Drop in to pick out a free comic book to celebrate Free Comic Book Day. While you are here, create your own comic strip. Share your creation with others on…

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

Children of all ages are welcome to enjoy great stories and challenging dance moves in this highly interactive storytime.

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Meeting Room
1:00pm
Your First Job

Looking for a summer job? Stop in to learn about the best way to fill out a resume, answer questions at interviews, and conduct yourself after the interview. Knowing these…

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

Monday, May 6th 2019

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
1:30pm
Romp & Stomp Storytime

Romp, 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…

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Meeting 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
5:00pm
Teen Advisory Board

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