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Time: March 20th, 2019 - 3:48am
Summer Hours Start: May 24th, 2019 - 12:00am
Summer Hours End: August 30th, 2019 - 12:00am
Next Summer Hours Start: May 24th, 2019 - 12:00am
Opens Today at: March 20th, 2019 - 12:00pm
Closes Today at: March 20th, 2019 - 8:00pm

Main Hours

Monday Closed
Tuesday 12pm8pm
Wednesday 12pm8pm
Thursday 10am6pm
Friday 10am6pm
Saturday 10am6pm
Sunday 1pm5pm

Upcoming Events

Toddler Story Time

Today at 10:30am
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: March 20th Wed
  • Time: 10:30am - 12:00pm
  • Age Group: Toddlers
  • Event Category: Storytime

Storytime is from 10:30-11:00 a.m. Play and snack time is from 11:00 a.m.-Noon Enter through small door near Cass circular drive that opens at 10:00 a.m.

Toddler Story Time on Wednesday, March 20 at 10:30am

Studio Sessions

Today at 3pm
Main Library

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

Requests for one hour 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, March 20 at 3:00pm

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Tomorrow at 3pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: March 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, March 21 at 3:00pm

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March 22nd at 3pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: March 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, March 22 at 3:00pm

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March 23rd at 10:30am
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: March 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 13-18

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

Knit With Us

March 23rd at 1pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: March 23rd Sat
  • Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm
  • 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.

Knit With Us on Saturday, March 23 at 1:00pm

Yoga Club?

March 23rd at 1pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: March 23rd Sat
  • Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Age Group: Adults
  • Event Category: Wellness

We’re interested in starting a yoga club at HYPE. Interested? Check out these classes with instructor Andrew, and tell us what you think. Please be prompt! Limited mats available to borrow for class.

Yoga Club? on Saturday, March 23 at 1:00pm

Family Funday Films

March 24th at 1:30pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: March 24th Sun
  • Time: 1:30pm - 4:00pm
  • Age Group: All Ages
  • Event Category: Film & Movie

Movies: November 4th- Casablanca, November 18th- Ferdinand, and November 25th- Justice League

Family Funday Films on Sunday, March 24 at 1:30pm

Studio Sessions

March 26th at 3pm
Main Library

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

Requests for one hour 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, March 26 at 3:00pm

Toddler Story Time

March 27th at 10:30am
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: March 27th Wed
  • Time: 10:30am - 12:00pm
  • Age Group: Toddlers
  • Event Category: Storytime

Storytime is from 10:30-11:00 a.m. Play and snack time is from 11:00 a.m.-Noon Enter through small door near Cass circular drive that opens at 10:00 a.m.

Toddler Story Time on Wednesday, March 27 at 10:30am

Studio Sessions

March 27th at 3pm
Main Library

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

Requests for one hour 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, March 27 at 3:00pm

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March 28th at 3pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: March 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, March 28 at 3:00pm

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March 29th at 3pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: March 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, March 29 at 3:00pm

Detroit Reads! Tutor Training Workshop

March 30th at 10am
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: March 30th Sat
  • Time: 10:00am - 5:00pm
  • Age Group: Adults
  • Event Category: Tutoring

Program requires completion of a 1 day (7 hours) training workshop. Tutors must commit two hours per week to one-to-one tutor/learner sessions held at DPL locations. Breakfast and lunch provided.

Detroit Reads! Tutor Training Workshop on Saturday, March 30 at 10:00am

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March 30th at 10:30am
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: March 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 13-18

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

Knit With Us

March 30th at 1pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: March 30th Sat
  • Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm
  • 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.

Knit With Us on Saturday, March 30 at 1:00pm

Jeff Morrison

March 30th at 2pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: March 30th Sat
  • Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Age Group: All Ages
  • Event Category: Author Events

Jeff Morrison’s "Guardians of Detroit: Architectural Sculpture in the Motor City" highlights the host of gargoyles, grotesques, and other silent guardians that watch over the city from high above.

Jeff Morrison on Saturday, March 30 at 2:00pm

Family Funday Films

March 31st at 1:30pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: March 31st Sun
  • Time: 1:30pm - 4:00pm
  • Age Group: All Ages
  • Event Category: Film & Movie

Movies: November 4th- Casablanca, November 18th- Ferdinand, and November 25th- Justice League

Family Funday Films on Sunday, March 31 at 1:30pm

Studio Sessions

April 2nd at 3pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: April 2nd Tue
  • Time: 3:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Age Group: Teens
  • Event Category: Recreation

Requests for one hour 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, April 2 at 3:00pm

Toddler Story Time

April 3rd at 10:30am
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: April 3rd Wed
  • Time: 10:30am - 12:00pm
  • Age Group: Toddlers
  • Event Category: Storytime

Storytime is from 10:30-11:00 a.m. Play and snack time is from 11:00 a.m.-Noon Enter through small door near Cass circular drive that opens at 10:00 a.m.

Toddler Story Time on Wednesday, April 3 at 10:30am

Studio Sessions

April 3rd at 3pm
Main Library

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

Requests for one hour 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, April 3 at 3:00pm

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April 4th at 3pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: April 4th 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, April 4 at 3:00pm

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April 5th at 3pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: April 5th 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, April 5 at 3:00pm

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April 6th at 10:30am
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: April 6th 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 13-18

Studio Sessions on Saturday, April 6 at 10:30am

Yoga Club?

April 6th at 1pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: April 6th Sat
  • Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Age Group: Adults
  • Event Category: Wellness

We’re interested in starting a yoga club at HYPE. Interested? Check out these classes with instructor Andrew, and tell us what you think. Please be prompt! Limited mats available to borrow for class.

Yoga Club? on Saturday, April 6 at 1:00pm

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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