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  • MAP: Michigan Activity Pass

    Discover Michigan by checking out and using free MAP passes to local museums, state parks and many other cultural organizations! All you need is a valid library card.

  • Beanstack

    Get personalized book and app recommendations for your child by setting up a free account at Beanstack!
    Must have a valid library card to register. Allen Park residents only.

  • Great Start Collaborative-Wayne County

    Click here to access an online activity calendar for Wayne County families!
  • 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

    Join our newest program to help jump-start your child's reading success! For more information, click here
  • AncestryLibrary

    Start searching billions of records and discover your family's story with AncestryLibrary, for free.
    For in-library use only.

Upcoming Closures
The library will not be open for regular services on Saturday, October 29. 
The library will be open from 10:30 A.M. - 1:00 P.M. for the Haunted Library event ONLY.
Regular library services will resume on Monday, October 31 at 10:00 A.M.

The library will be closing early at 4:00 P.M. on Monday, October 31.
Regular library services will resume on Tuesday, November 1 at 10:00 A.M.

17th Annual Haunted Library
Dress your little one in their favorite costume and bring them to the library for some Halloween fun!
Kids will get to trick-or-treat, take a journey through the haunted maze, make a craft, and more!
Saturday, October 29 from 10:30 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.
No registration required for this free event. Library open this day for Haunted Library event ONLY.

 Drop-In Crafts for Children
Drop-in to the library and make a craft! 
Monday, October 17 from 3:00 P.M. - 6:00 P.M.
Tuesday, October 18 from 3:00 P.M. - 6:00 P.M.
Thursday, October 20 from 3:00 P.M. - 6:00 P.M.

No registration required. Ages 3-10 welcome.

Late Fall Storytimes
Registration for our Late Fall Storytimes beginning the week of  November 7, opens Monday, October 17!
Holiday Storytime - Mondays @ 6:30 P.M. - Ages 2-6
Preschool Storytime - Tuesdays @ 1 P.M. - Ages 3-5
Toddler Storytime - Wednesdays @ 10:30 A.M. - Ages 2-3

Register by calling the library at 313-381-2425. For more information, click here.

NEW: Playaway Lock eReaders for Adults
Playaway Lock eReaders are the first ever pre-loaded devices that each include a curated collection of eBook titles and never requires an internet connection for use.
With a valid library card, patrons can checkout one eReader for four weeks. Each eReader comes with a case, charging cord and adapter, and a informative booklet to help guide patrons through using the device.
To browse what collections are available to checkout, click here.