Upcoming Adult Programs
Registration is required for all programs except Book Bingo. Register online,
at the Adult Reference Desk or by calling 248-628-3034.
Click here to view the library calendar and register for programs online.
Paul Demick - Marimba
Thursday, October 18 at 7:00 p.m.
Classical music with related stories about the composers.
Thursday, November 15 at 7:00 p.m.
Folk Rock, Country, Light Rock 'n Roll, Christian and more.
Adult Writing Group
Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.
September 5, October 3, November 7
Bring a piece of your work to share or get inspired to begin a new project. For ages 18 or older.
Tuesdays at 2:00 p.m.
September 18, October 16, November 20
Play traditional bingo and win books. Bring a friend or neighbor. This fun-loving group welcomes new players.
Book Walk/Fireside Book Talk
Tuesdays at 1:30
September 4, October 2, November 6
Join one of the adult librarians and other book lovers for a walk around Powell Lake. Share what you've enjoyed reading and get ideas for new books to try. For adults only and no pets please! During bad weather we'll meet fireside in the adult department.
Nature Photography with Dorothy Johnston
Saturday, September 15, 1:00 p.m.
Join Dorothy Johnston from Johnstone Photography in Oxford as she gives pointers on the ins and outs of great nature photography. Then we will go outside and get a live demo of some of the best techniques.
The Why, the How and the What of the U. S. Constitution
Monday, September 17, 7:00 p.m.
In celebration of Constitution Day, Professor John Todd, J.D. from Rochester College will talk about how the Founding Fathers created one of the most important – and potentially misinterpreted – documents in human history.
Social Security & You
Wednesday, September 26, 7:00 p.m.
A speaker from the Social Security Office will be on hand to talk about social security programs, benefits and services.
A Conversation About Water Health & Your Community
Wednesday, October 10, 7:00 p.m.
Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner Jim Nash will present a program called Water 101: What You Need to Know. He will be discussing such topics as our aging infrastructure, tips to protect your systems, water quality, lakes, flooding and more.
Laura Ingalls Wilder
Monday, October 29, 7:00 p.m.
Have you ever wondered about the people and places described in the Little House books by Laura Ingalls Wilder? Learn more about the real story from NY Times bestselling author William Anderson, who has researched and written many books about these famous pioneers.
Craft a Pumpkin with Succulents
Saturday, November 10, 11:00 a.m.
Bring a SMALL-sized pumpkin and join us to create this clever fall decoration. Succulents and additional materials will be provided. Please be sure to register for this program so we have enough supplies. Space will be limited so please register early!
Art in Literature
Wednesday, November 28, 7:00 p.m.
Author Iris Underwood will talk about her book The Mantle, beautifully illustrated by Joyce Harlukowicz. She will be discussing the role of art in the writing process.
Computer One-on-One Appointments
Call the library to schedule a free half-hour appointment with one of our adult librarians. We will help you with any questions you may have on how to use a computer.