blackcalendar Upcoming Programs
 Register at the Teen Service Desk, by calling 248-628-3034, or online.

All programs are free!

Registration may be required.  



Summer Reading 2022

:Teen Summer Reading


 ** Registration for Summer Programming begins Friday, June 10.  Please sign up online.
Register for EVENTS here.


Please note:  Due to Covid-19, space for programs is very limited.  Be sure to register for any programs that require it.


Summer Lock-Ins

Parent-signed permission slip required to attend

Pizza & Snacks served


That 70s Lock-In
Friday June 24
6:00-9:00 p.m.

Join us for a groovy time! Make Pet Rocks, tie-dye shirts with sharpies, create homemade lava lamps, learn macramé, and more. There will also be a contest for whoever has the most far-out 70s ensemble. Please bring your own shirt for sharpie tie dye. 
Click here to download permissions slip.


NERF Games with Joel Tacey
Friday August 5
6:00-9:00 p.m.

Back by popular demand! “Michigan’s Family Funnyman” Joel Tacey will return to OPL to host an exciting evening of NERF Games!
Click here to download permission slip.


Registration Required Programs

Juggling with Joel Tacey
Wednesday July 20
5:00-6:00 p.m.

“Michigan’s Family Funnyman” Joel Tacey will be bringing his Juggling Workshop to OPL. Participants will be given a brief (and entertaining!) demo and then get to try juggling themselves!


Crafting with Miss Jennifer
Wednesdays June 8 & June 22
6:00-7:00 p.m.

OPL’s very own Miss Jennifer will be rebooting her ever-popular Quilling and Junk Journal workshops. Please register for each event separately!
Quilling: June 8
Junk Journals: June 22


Friendship Bracelets
Tuesday, June 14
6:00-7:00 p.m.

Come in and learn some cool new patterns to share with your BFF.


Sand Bottle Art
Monday June 20
3:00-4:00 p.m.

Layer colored sand to create beautiful and unique sand bottle art! 


Teen Trivia

Tuesday, June 28
6:00-7:00 p.m.
Show off your trivia skills!


Decorate a Bird House
Monday July 18
3:00-4:00 p.m.

Assemble your bird house and decorate it! 


Board Game Night!
Tuesday, July 19
6:00-7:00 p.m.

Try out a new board game or play an old favorite.


Sidewalk Chalk Art
Friday July 22 (rain date July 29)
3:00-4:00 p.m.
Express yourself artistically AND make the front of the library look beautiful!


Book Bingo
Tuesdays: June 21 & July 12
3:00-4:00 p.m.

Win books and other great prizes.


Teen Drop-In Programs
No need to sign up; just show up!

Maker Cart Mondays
Mondays: June 20 & 27; July 11, 18 & 25
1:00-6:00 p.m.

We’ll be rolling out our Maker Cart on Mondays, so stop in and get creative! We’ll have the supplies, but what you make is only limited by your imagination! There will be no program Monday July 4.


Take & Make Crafts
Saturdays in July: 9, 16, 23 & 30

Stop by Saturdays in July and pick up a craft kit to take home and make whenever. While supplies last. There will be no craft Saturday July 2.

July 9: Seashell Frames
July 16: Decorate a Mug
July 23: Wind Chime Suncatcher
July 30: Beachy Jewelry


Color A Picture
All Summer Long
Stop in and color a picture for our wall!



 Check out some of our reading lists!




Graphic Novels

Historical Fiction