Adult Programs

read movies watch booksRead Movies, Watch Books
Thursday, August 3 from 5:00-8:00pm -- Master and Commander by Patrick O'Brien
This is a book club for books made into movies.  We will show a movie based on a book, with discussion following.  Registration required.  For more information or to register, please call (248) 364-6706.

euchreEuchre Club (Open to all ages)
Tuesday, July 25 from 6:15-7:45pm
Saturday, August 26 from 11:00am-12:30pm
Come, join our new Euchre Club and learn how to play this fun Midwestern card game.  An instructor will teach you how to play, and a rules handout will be available.  Registration required.  For more information or to register, please call (248) 364-6706.

DIYDIY Craft Program: Red, White and Blue Americana Wreath
Monday, July 10 from 6:30-8:00pm
We will be using a cardboard base and decorating it with crepe paper, spiral paper flowers and stars.  Participants can bring their own 18-inch Styrofoam wreath base if they don't want to use a cardboard base.  Registration required.  For more information or to register, please call (248) 364-6706.

Keepin' It Cleanpark clean up
Saturday, July 15 from 3:30-5:00pm

Earn some extra summer reading entries and get your workout done for the day, not to mention felling good about doing good!  Help keep our natural areas healthy.  Come in your outdoor work clothes!  We will meet in the Avondale High School parking lot.  Registration required.  For more information or to register, please call (248) 364-6706.

board gamesFamily Board Game Bonanza
Saturday, July 22 from 12:00-5:00pm
Saturday, August 19 from 12:00-5:00pm
Join us for a fun afternoon of board games at the Auburn Hills Public Library.  We will provide a mix of new and classic games, so you can play a favorite or learn something new.  For more information, please call (248) 364-6706.

trivia nightTrivia Night
Thursday, August 10 from 7:00-8:30pm
Join us for a round of trivia.  Feel free to drop in whether part of a team of up to six people, or on your own.  Prize awarded to the winning individual/group.  Be sure to bring your Auburn Hills Public Library Card for bonus points.  You will need either a smartphone, tablet, or laptop.  Registration required.  For more information or to register, please call (248) 364-6706.

DIYDIY Craft Program: Card-Making
Monday, August 14 from 6:30-8:00pm
Participants will learn how to make 3-dimensional cardcs, including a flower pot card and a box card.  Registration required.  For more information or to register, please call (248) 364-6706.

book-bingoBook Bingo
Wednesday, July 12 from 2:00-3:00pm
Wednesday, August 9 from 2:00-3:00pm
Play Book Bingo at the Library to win book prizes, have fun and make new friends! Enjoy the benefits of engaging in mentally stimulating activities like games. We meet in the Library's large meeting room on the second Wednesday of each month from 2:00-3:00pm.  For more information, please call (248) 364-6706.

murder by the book - CopyMurder by the Book Discussion Group
Saturday, July 15 from 10:30-11:30am -- The Day the World Came to Town by Jim Defede
Saturday, August 19 from 10:30-11:30am -- Death Stalks Door County by Patricia Skalka
If you can't resist a good mystery, join us for Murder by the Book, the Library's mystery book discussion group.  For more information, please call (248) 364-6706.

writers groupAuburn Hills Writers' Group
Thursday, July 20 from 6:30-8:30pm
Thursday, August 10 from 6:30-8:30pm - PLEASE NOTE DATE CHANGE
Interested adult writers, 18 years and older, are encouraged to meet, mingle, and discuss their work.  Bring your notebook, a fellow writer, and a small protion of the work you wish to share.  Support and valuable feedback await you!  For more information, please call (248) 364-6706.

after hours movies at the denAfter Hours Movies at the DEN
Friday, June 30 from 7:00-9:00pm - Movie: LEGO Batman Movie
Friday, July 28 from 7:00-9:00pm - Movie: The Zookeeper's Wife
Friday, August 25 from 7:00-9:00pm - Movie: KONG: Skull Island
Join the Auburn Hills Public Library for movie night at The Den in Downtown Auburn Hills. Doors open at 6:45pm with the movie starting at 7:00pm. For more information, please call (248) 364-6706. 

english conversation groupEnglish Conversation Group
Mondays in June, July, and August from 1:00-2:00pm
Practice speaking English in a friendly group setting with other ESL students and new English speakers.  No registration; all levels welcome.  Free of charge.  For more information, please call (248) 364-6706.

Technology Programs

twitterIntroduction to Social Media - Twitter
Wednesday, July 5 from 6:00-7:00pm
Want to express yourself in 144 characters or less?  Join us and find out about Twitter, a social media platform that is all about keeping it brief.  Registration required.  For more information or to register, please call (248) 364-6706.

instagramIntroduction to Social Media - Instagram
Wednesday, July 26 from 6:00-7:00pm
Instagram is arguably one of the most visual social media platforms.  If you're a visual person, come to our presentation on Instagram and see if it's right for you.  Registration required.  For more information or to register, please call (248) 364-6706.

Pinterest-logoIntroduction to Social Media - Pinterest
Wednesday, August 9 from 6:00-7:00pm
Pinterest is the digital version of a design board, where you pin up ideas torn out of magazines, paint chips, drawings, and more.  Even better, it keeps track of where you got those ideas!  We'll be talking about how you can use Pinterest in this presentation.  Registration required.  For more information or to register, please call (248) 364-6706.

computer tablet phone_0Technology One-on-One Appointments
Wondering how to add an attachment to an email?  Send someone a photo from your phone?  Start a Facebook account?  Save a Word document as a PDF?  Have another specific technology question that you would like help with?  You can schedule a half-hour session with a computer assistant.  For more information or to make an appointment, please call (248) 364-6706 for availability.