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

Upcoming Programs   arrow

Weekly or Monthly Adult  Programs:

Evening Book Club: Meets the second Tuesday of every month in the Senior Center. 6:30pm.

Afternoon Book Club: Meets the third Thursday of each month in the Senior Center. 1pm

Mystery Book Club: Meets the second Saturday of each month in the Library. 10:30am

Not Your Parents Book Club: Meets on the last Tuesday of each month at Nick’s 22nd Street Steakhouse 7pm

Writers Group: Meets each Thursday in the Game Room. 6:30pm.

 Winter and Spring Adult Programs at the Library

Current Interior Design Trends, February 27, 7 PM: Looking for a total redo of your four walls, or just looking for an easy way to change things up a bit?
Interior designer Moniquee Sobocinski, of Unique Spaces, will share current design trends—including hot colors and furnishings—and answer questions. Library Atrium. No registration required.

Like Lambs to the Slaughter, March 13, 7 pm. Library Atrium.
Part two of the three part WWI history series with Oakland Community College’s Professor Emeritus of World History, Dennis Fiems. Join us for any or all of the talks.  This program looks at the middle part of the war. Soldiers on both sides thought they would be “home by Christmas.” Why didn’t this happen? How was the war progressing? What had developed? No registration required.

Pysanky Egg Coloring March 20 7pm
Learn about the traditional art of Ukranian egg coloring. Local resident Cathy Wandrei will share her decades of experience with this ancient folk art form and give participants the opportunity to try it themselves. This program is for adults only and registration is required. Registration begins March 2 at 9AM.

Estate Planning Workshop April 10, 7 PM Library Atrium Plan for your future  and your children’s future with representatives from the Michigan Schools and Government Credit Union. This Money Smart Week event helps to expand financial literacy in our community. No registration required.

May the Fourth be with You: Star Wars Trivia May 4, 1:30 PM Library Atrium. Join us for a special Star Wars themed trivia contest on International Star Wars Day. Bring a team or team up with other participants here in the Library. All ages welcome, no registration required.

Evening with the Mentalist: May 15, 7:00 PM Library Atrium.
Mentalism is a performing art in which its practitioners appear to demonstrate highly developed mental or intuitive abilities. The mentalist David Powers will amaze us all with his abilities as the audience tests the powers of his mind in this interactive event. No registration required.

Friends of the Library Annual Perennial Swap Saturday May 18 8:30-9:30 AM in the Library Parking Lot. Plant swaps are a great way to share plants that have overgrown their spaces and a fun way to share your passion for gardening with others. Bring plants in pots to trade or just come and see what others have that would be a great addition to your garden.