Take a break, sit back, and enjoy live music on the lawn of the Royal Oak Public Library! Please bring your own lawn chair or blanket.

Royal Oak Concert Band
Wednesday, June 15, 7:00pm

The Royal Oak Concert Band will present an entertaining program of light classics, songs from stage and screen, and a bit of Americana with patriotic selections.

Gale Courses offers patrons access to hundreds of instructor-led online courses covering everything from health and wellness to creative writing, computer programming, GED test preparation and much more.

These courses are developed by expert instructors, many currently working at universities around the country, and have continuous enrollment dates.

Call for Volunteers:
The Royal Oak Public Library Butterfly Garden needs volunteers to help maintain the garden throughout the spring, summer and fall. The volunteer schedule is planned below:

Youth Services Program Survey

We want to hear from you. Tell us what youth programs you currently attend and what other types of youth programs you would like to see at the Royal Oak Public Library. We would like to get as much feedback as possible from the public as it will influence our youth programming schedule.

Kids, teens, and adults join us on June 18th for the kick off of Royal Oak Public Library’s free Summer Reading Program. Register in person during the Summer Reading Opening Day festivities for the many programs that will be going on between June 18 and August 13. Opening Day activities start at 10 am.

The library has 2015 federal tax forms 1040, 1040A and 1040EZ and the booklets for each of the three forms.

MI 1040 forms and instructions are available, along with the MI 1040CR-7 (Home Heating Credit Claim) and related instructions.

With 4000 courses available, Pronunciator gives Royal Oak patrons access to 80 Languages. The languages range from Afrikaans to Mongolian to Xhosa (and more in between). These language courses are available in English as well as many other languages.

Know someone who needs to learn English? Pronunciator also provides ESL courses in 50 different languages to help learn and improve English language skills.

Launch Pronunciator

The Royal Oak Public Library offers large print books, audiobooks, downloadable books and an adaptive computer that contains magnification software, text to speech, and a large print keyboard. Librarians are available to help anyone wishing to browse these collections or use the adaptive computer.


222 E. Eleven Mile
Royal Oak, MI 48067


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