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Time: June 19th, 2018 - 12:29am
Summer Hours Start: May 25th, 2018 - 12:00am
Summer Hours End: August 31st, 2018 - 12:00am
Next Summer Hours Start: May 24th, 2019 - 12:00am
Opens Today at: June 19th, 2018 - 12:00pm
Closes Today at: June 19th, 2018 - 8:00pm

Main Summer Hours

Monday Closed
Tuesday 12pm8pm
Wednesday 12pm8pm
Thursday 10am6pm
Friday 10am6pm
Saturday 10am6pm
Sunday Closed

Upcoming Events

Studio Sessions

Today at 3pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: June 19th Tue
  • Time: 3:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Age Group: Teens
  • Event Category: Recreation

Requests for 30-minute recording sessions are limited to two per day, and confirmed by email. A Detroit Public Library or HYPE card is required. Teens attending must be between the ages of 13-18.

Studio Sessions on Tuesday, June 19 at 3:00pm

Al McKenzie2018 Java and Jazz Series

Today at 6pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: June 19th Tue
  • Time: 6:00pm - 7:30pm
  • Age Group: All Ages
  • Event Category: Music

From being the former music director and keyboard player for The Temptations to conducting the Buffalo Symphony to teaching jazz music to youth, to know Al is to love him.

Al McKenzie on Tuesday, June 19 at 6:00pm

Studio Sessions

Tomorrow at 3pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: June 20th Wed
  • Time: 3:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Age Group: Teens
  • Event Category: Recreation

Requests for 30-minute recording sessions are limited to two per day, and confirmed by email. A Detroit Public Library or HYPE card is required. Teens attending must be between the ages of 13-18.

Studio Sessions on Wednesday, June 20 at 3:00pm

Dr. Michael Eric Dyson

Tomorrow at 6pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: June 20th Wed
  • Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Age Group: Adults
  • Event Category: Author Events

MICHAEL ERIC DYSON is one of America’s premier public intellectuals and the author of The New York Times bestseller Tears We Cannot Stop.

Dr. Michael Eric Dyson on Wednesday, June 20 at 6:00pm

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June 21st at 3pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: June 21st Thu
  • Time: 3:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Age Group: Teens
  • Event Category: Recreation

Requests for 30-minute recording sessions are limited to two per day, and confirmed by email. A Detroit Public Library or HYPE card is required. Teens attending must be between the ages of 13-18.

Studio Sessions on Thursday, June 21 at 3:00pm

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June 22nd at 3pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: June 22nd Fri
  • Time: 3:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Age Group: Teens
  • Event Category: Recreation

Requests for 30-minute recording sessions are limited to two per day, and confirmed by email. A Detroit Public Library or HYPE card is required. Teens attending must be between the ages of 13-18.

Studio Sessions on Friday, June 22 at 3:00pm

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June 23rd at 10:30am
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: June 23rd Sat
  • Time: 10:30am - 5:00pm
  • Age Group: Teens
  • Event Category: Recreation

Requests for 30-minute recording sessions are limited to two per day, and confirmed by email. A Detroit Public Library or HYPE card is required. Teens attending must be between the ages of 13-1

Studio Sessions on Saturday, June 23 at 10:30am

The Library Tour

June 23rd at 11am
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: June 23rd Sat
  • Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm
  • Age Group: All Ages
  • Event Category: Tours

This free, docent-led tour highlights the history, art and architecture of Detroit's acclaimed Main Library.

The Library Tour on Saturday, June 23 at 11:00am

Broadcast Boot Camp

June 23rd at 1pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: June 23rd Sat
  • Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Age Group: Teens
  • Event Category: Computers

This podcast and video production series will equip you with the basics of content preparation/ development. Get the skills needed to create your own podcast on 791.4 HYPE Radio! Teens 13-18

Broadcast Boot Camp on Saturday, June 23 at 1:00pm

Knitting & Crochet Club

June 23rd at 1pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: June 23rd Sat
  • Time: 1:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Age Group: Teens, Adults
  • Event Category: Arts and Crafts

Join the Detroit Knitting & Crochet Club for knitting and conversation. Get your pattern questions answered. All levels are welcome. Please bring your own supplies.

Knitting & Crochet Club on Saturday, June 23 at 1:00pm

Studio Sessions

June 26th at 3pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: June 26th Tue
  • Time: 3:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Age Group: Teens
  • Event Category: Recreation

Requests for 30-minute recording sessions are limited to two per day, and confirmed by email. A Detroit Public Library or HYPE card is required. Teens attending must be between the ages of 13-18.

Studio Sessions on Tuesday, June 26 at 3:00pm

Studio Sessions

June 27th at 3pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: June 27th Wed
  • Time: 3:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Age Group: Teens
  • Event Category: Recreation

Requests for 30-minute recording sessions are limited to two per day, and confirmed by email. A Detroit Public Library or HYPE card is required. Teens attending must be between the ages of 13-18.

Studio Sessions on Wednesday, June 27 at 3:00pm

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June 28th at 3pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: June 28th Thu
  • Time: 3:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Age Group: Teens
  • Event Category: Recreation

Requests for 30-minute recording sessions are limited to two per day, and confirmed by email. A Detroit Public Library or HYPE card is required. Teens attending must be between the ages of 13-18.

Studio Sessions on Thursday, June 28 at 3:00pm

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June 29th at 3pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: June 29th Fri
  • Time: 3:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Age Group: Teens
  • Event Category: Recreation

Requests for 30-minute recording sessions are limited to two per day, and confirmed by email. A Detroit Public Library or HYPE card is required. Teens attending must be between the ages of 13-18.

Studio Sessions on Friday, June 29 at 3:00pm

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June 30th at 10:30am
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: June 30th Sat
  • Time: 10:30am - 5:00pm
  • Age Group: Teens
  • Event Category: Recreation

Requests for 30-minute recording sessions are limited to two per day, and confirmed by email. A Detroit Public Library or HYPE card is required. Teens attending must be between the ages of 13-1

Studio Sessions on Saturday, June 30 at 10:30am

Broadcast Boot Camp

June 30th at 1pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: June 30th Sat
  • Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Age Group: Teens
  • Event Category: Computers

This podcast and video production series will equip you with the basics of content preparation/ development. Get the skills needed to create your own podcast on 791.4 HYPE Radio! Teens 13-18

Broadcast Boot Camp on Saturday, June 30 at 1:00pm

Studio Sessions

July 3rd at 3pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: July 3rd Tue
  • Time: 3:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Age Group: Teens
  • Event Category: Recreation

Requests for 30-minute recording sessions are limited to two per day, and confirmed by email. A Detroit Public Library or HYPE card is required. Teens attending must be between the ages of 13-18.

Studio Sessions on Tuesday, July 3 at 3:00pm

Studio Sessions

July 4th at 3pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: July 4th Wed
  • Time: 3:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Age Group: Teens
  • Event Category: Recreation

Requests for 30-minute recording sessions are limited to two per day, and confirmed by email. A Detroit Public Library or HYPE card is required. Teens attending must be between the ages of 13-18.

Studio Sessions on Wednesday, July 4 at 3:00pm

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July 5th at 3pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: July 5th Thu
  • Time: 3:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Age Group: Teens
  • Event Category: Recreation

Requests for 30-minute recording sessions are limited to two per day, and confirmed by email. A Detroit Public Library or HYPE card is required. Teens attending must be between the ages of 13-18.

Studio Sessions on Thursday, July 5 at 3:00pm

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July 6th at 3pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: July 6th Fri
  • Time: 3:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Age Group: Teens
  • Event Category: Recreation

Requests for 30-minute recording sessions are limited to two per day, and confirmed by email. A Detroit Public Library or HYPE card is required. Teens attending must be between the ages of 13-18.

Studio Sessions on Friday, July 6 at 3:00pm

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July 7th at 10:30am
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: July 7th Sat
  • Time: 10:30am - 5:00pm
  • Age Group: Teens
  • Event Category: Recreation

Requests for 30-minute recording sessions are limited to two per day, and confirmed by email. A Detroit Public Library or HYPE card is required. Teens attending must be between the ages of 13-1

Studio Sessions on Saturday, July 7 at 10:30am

Burton Historical Collection

The Burton Historical Collection of the Detroit Public Library began as the private library of Clarence Monroe Burton. In addition to being a prominent attorney, Mr. Burton was a Detroit historiographer and the founder of the C. M. Burton Abstract Co. Mr. Burton’s original intention was to assemble a collection on the history of Detroit.

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