Upcoming Events

Feb 6 2023 - 6:30pm
Johnson Chesnut Whittaker
Join us for this history presentation on the life of Johnson Chesnut Whittaker.    Peter Boykin, a history teacher in Detroit, recounts the amazing story of his great-great grandfather, one of the first African Americans to matriculate at West Point, where he was expelled after a wrongful... more
Feb 7 2023 - 2:00pm
logo for Baby Storytime
Join us for interactive songs and simple stories that nurture your baby's curiosity and fine motor skills while providing a place for caregivers to share ideas and socialize. For families with children under 2 years old.   We no longer require online registration for Baby Storytime and instead... more
Feb 8 2023 - 6:30pm
cover of Too Small Tola and the Three Fine Girls
Our Upper Elementary Book Club for young readers (grades 3-5) meets on the second Wednesday of each month. In FEBRUARY, we will be reading/discussing Too Small Tola and the Three Fine Girls by Atinuke.   This will be a hybrid event for UEBC, meaning participants can join us in person OR via Zoom... more
Feb 8 2023 - 6:30pm
Sci Fi Book Club
Join the Science Fiction Book Club! This group meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month, and you can attend either in person or virtually via Zoom.  This book club reads & discusses a wide variety of titles that fit into the realm of science fiction, from hard/soft sci-fi and space operas to... more
Feb 9 2023 - 10:30am
logo for Toddler Storytime
Join us for active songs and engaging stories to support your child's reading skills as the caregiver and child participate together. For families with children ages 2-4 years old.   We no longer require online registration for Toddler Storytime; we recently switched to a first come, first served... more
Feb 9 2023 - 3:00pm
photo of Jim Townsend
Any/all University High School students can meet and discuss politics with various local civic servants over pizza at this afterschool program hosted by our youth librarians at University High School. This monthly civics engagement program will meet again on Thursday, FEBRUARY 9 at 3:00 pm. Teens... more
Feb 9 2023 - 6:00pm
Middle School Board Game Club
We host a monthly Board Game Club for Middle School students (grades 6-8).  /*-->*/ Want to beat each other up as giant monsters? Or maybe, steal treasures from the mall without saying a word? How about teaming up with other Marvel heroes to defeat the villains? Come to Middle School Board... more
Feb 10 2023 - 7:30pm
picture of the band Ethos
Come to the Ferndale Library on Friday, February 10, for an all-ages after-hours concert featuring Ethos. This event is brought to you by the Friends of the Ferndale Library and is part of our First Stop Friday series, a long-running monthly showcase for local bands/artists that also provides... more
Feb 11 2023 - 2:00pm
Rose Petal Sugar Scrub
REGISTRATION IS FULL Questions?  Email us: sarah@fadl.org     
Feb 13 2023 - 7:00pm
Movie Trivia Night: Rom Coms
/*-->*/ Movie buffs and film fans- do your friends turn to you instead of IMDB? Do you know someone who can rattle off best screenplay Oscar nominees like it's nothing? Get a team together and join us at 215 West for a movie trivia night. Click here to sign your team up! (Make sure to let... more

Tuesday, December 6, 2022