Shelby Township Library: To Preserve Yesterday, Enrich Today, and Inspire Tomorrow.

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Contact Info     51680 Van Dyke
Shelby Twp, MI 48316
Phone: 586.739.7414
Fax: 586.726.0535

Mon - Thurs: 9 am - 8 pm
Fri & Sat: 9 am - 5 pm
Sunday: Closed

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Creating Rain Gardens June 28th

Rain gardens use natural or unused sources of water to create a gorgeous space in your yard. This conversation will be guided by drawings and pictures of existing native rain gardens to identify tips and pointers for design success. Drew Lathin from Creating Sustainable Landscapes LLC will be the speaker. No registration necessary, 7pm in […]

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Simple Circuit Workshop June 28

Work with others to make simple electrical circuits out of bananas, paper clips, and even your friends. This workshop will start promptly at 1:30 in the Library Atrium. 

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Children’s Farm June 28

Drop in to pet live farm animals such as an alpaca, goats, sheep, rabbits, and chicks. Meet farmer Bob and learn about how farming builds a better world. Animal feed will be available for purchase. 1:30 Outside behind the library

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Gardening for Teens June 21

Do you love flowers or want to learn how to grow your own food? Learn how to grow plants from a master gardener. We’ll discuss basic gardening, small container gardening, and community gardening, followed by a hands-on activity. This program is for youth fifth through twelfth grade in the Senior Center Card Room. It begins […]

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Guest Author! Tom Stanton June 21

In a city abuzz over its unrivaled sports success, gun-loving baseball fan Dayton Dean became ensnared in the nefarious and deadly Black Legion. The secretive, Klan-like group was executing a wicked plan of terror, murdering enemies, flogging associates, and contemplating armed rebellion. The Legion boasted tens of thousands of members across the Midwest, among them […]

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Wanted: LEGOs and Duplos

Do you have extra LEGO or Duplo blocks that could use a new home? We are collecting any size or shape LEGOs to use for upcoming library programs. Please drop donations off at the Library Information Desk.

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1000 Books Before Kindergarten

The Shelby Township Library is excited to present 1000 Books Before Kindergarten, a free early literacy program to help parents and caregivers make a habit of reading with their children. Reading to young children regularly increases vocabulary and helps prepare them to learn to read. The program is open to any child age 0-5 who has […]

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Zinio Magazines Downloads

Use Zinio and your library  to read your favorite magazines on your phone, tablet, or other electronic device. Find out more by asking a librarian or exploring the Zinio website. 

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Michigan Activity Pass

Did you know that your library card can be your best travel companion? Discover hundreds of Michigan’s cultural destinations and natural attractions with your Michigan library card! You can “check out” FREE or discounted admission passes (or other exclusive offers) to hundreds of Michigan state parks, campgrounds, museums, trails, arts & cultural destinations, seven National […]

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Tech Tutor Thursdays

Struggling with your Kindle? iPhone? Other device? Want to learn how to download library books, magazines, or music? Come visit Herb the Tech Tutor on Thursdays between 1 and 4pm.

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