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.

Tuesday, September 17th 2019

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
7:00pm
Italian Opera in America: Stories, People, Places

Verdi Opera Theatre of Michigan President John Zaretti will discuss the origins of opera in America, with colorful stories about its delightful characters and a sampling of live opera provided by an award-winning…

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

Wednesday, September 18th 2019

10:00am
Spice of Life

Participants have a fun time discussing topics, ideas, films, etc., that are of interest to the group.

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

Stories, songs and rhymes for 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 siblings welcome.

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Story Room
Event Series
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: Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond.

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
7:00pm
Coding for Kids- An Introduction for Parents

Coding for kids is all the rage these days. Find out why it is important for your child to have coding skills, and how you can encourage them to build…

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

Thursday, September 19th 2019

10:30am
Preschool Storytime

Stories, songs and rhymes for preschoolers (ages 3-5). 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
2:00pm
Drop In Downloads

Drop in for assistance in downloading any digital library materials to your smartphone or tablet.

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Conference 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
6:00pm
Flicks with the Family

Join us for a special movie viewing at the Library! Snack away as you enjoy a recently released film with the family.

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

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

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

Saturday, September 21st 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
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, September 23rd 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
7:00pm
Family 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, Story Room
Event Series

Tuesday, September 24th 2019

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
6:30pm
Remembering the J.L. Hudson Company, Detroit’s Legendary Department Store

The world’s largest American flag, Freedom Festival fireworks, home of the REAL Santa—these are just a few of the memories that will come alive with author Michael Hauser. Take a…

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

Wednesday, September 25th 2019

10:00am
Spice of Life

Participants have a fun time discussing topics, ideas, films, etc., that are of interest to the group.

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

Stories, songs and rhymes for 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 siblings welcome.

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Story Room
Event Series
2:00pm
Howell Nature Center Presents ‘Lords of the Sky’

Meet live hawks, owls, falcons and vultures up close and personal, and learn all about the amazing adaptations of birds of prey! We’ll even have a visit from a live…

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Meeting Room
Event Series
4:00pm
Howell Nature Center Presents ‘Lords of the Sky’

Meet live hawks, owls, falcons and vultures up close and personal, and learn all about the amazing adaptations of birds of prey! We’ll even have a visit from a live…

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

Thursday, September 26th 2019

8:00am
Top of Troy: Women of Influence

Meet four of the area’s top female business leaders for breakfast and a panel discussion. Learn about the challenges they faced on their paths to success, the key tools they…

Troy Chamber of Commerce
44201 Dequindre Rd, Troy, MI 48085, Ground Floor, Area F
10:30am
Preschool Storytime

Stories, songs and rhymes for preschoolers (ages 3-5). 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
2:00pm
Drop In Downloads

Drop in for assistance in downloading any digital library materials to your smartphone or tablet.

Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084, Conference Room
Event Series
7:00pm
What's Your Brand?: A Personal Branding Workshop

Are you looking to jump into the professional world? Change careers? Get that promotion? This workshop might be the tool to help you do just that! Using real-world examples, this…

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

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

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

Saturday, September 28th 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