Celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month with the Michigan Lion Dance Team! This dedicate group of middle and high school students will talk about the traditional lion dance, share pictures, lead us in an origami craft, and end with a live performance! Introductory talk and craft in the Community Room Live performance in the […]
Join us the second Monday of every month at 11:00 a.m. Adults and teens along with a caregiver are invited for a stoytime will be filled with interactive stories, songs, art projects, and sensory crafts. No registration needed.
Join us for a lively book discussion on Zoom with other Kindergartners and 1st graders, along with their grown-up. Discussion and activities following led by one of our Youth Librarians. Paper copies of the book (title coming soon!) will be available for registered participants at the Youth Desk. Registration will end 5 days before the […]
The Memoir Writers’ Group meets the second and fourth Tuesdays each month from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m., unless otherwise noted. Participants meet informally to share stories and writing ideas. No obligation to bring material – just come and become familiar with the idea of sharing your life experiences with others. Registration is required. Email […]
Writers’ Rendezvous is a workshop for fiction and nonfiction writers. The group meets the second and fourth Wednesday of each month from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., in Meeting Room 1 in the Lower Level, unless otherwise noted. Virtual attendance is also available. The group is currently full, but interested attendees should contact the group […]
The English Language Conversation Group is a weekly drop-in meeting for non-native speakers to get more comfortable with the English language in a social setting. The group is co-moderated by a BTPL librarian and an English tutor with the Oakland Literacy Council. All levels of comfort with English are welcome to join and participate. The […]
First hours for Friends members only; 11a-3:30p for general public