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Ghost Hunting at the Library
Get in the spirit of the holiday with these two spooky programs!
Ghost Hunters of Southern Michigan - Program for ages 9+.
Tweens who register must be accompanied by an adult.

Tuesday, October 13 at 6:00 P.M.
Motor City Ghost Hunters - Program for ages 18+.
Tuesday, October 27 at 6:00 P.M.
Register at the circulation desk!

16th Annual Haunted Library
Children will get to go through the haunted maze, trick-or-treat throughout the library, make a craft and stop by the Balloon Meister station for a balloon creation!
Costumes are encouraged but please leave accessories at home. 
Saturday, October 31 from 11:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.
No registration required.
Tween & teen volunteers needed! Call the library to sign-up to help.

Teen Read Week: October 19-24
Celebrate Teen Read Week with Katniss Everdeen and Marty McFly!
There will be movies, trivia and a t-shirt craft. 

Click here to see the full schedule of events!

Movie Afternoons
Come to the library and watch a movie for free! We'll also provide snacks and refreshments. Ages 5+. No registration required.
Thursday, October 8 at 4:00 P.M. Avengers: Age of Ultron
Thursday, October 15 at 4:00 P.M. - Me and Earl & the Dying Girl

Crafts for Children, Tweens & Teens
Teen & Tween Paracord Craft - Tuesday, October 6 at 6:00 P.M.: Tweens and teens (ages 9-18) will get to make a paracord bracelet or keychain that doubles as emergency rope! Register at the circulation desk!
Family Drop-In Craft - Saturday, October 17 from 11:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.- Make buttons and magnets! Ages 5-18. No registration required.

Allen Park Farmers Market

The library will now be hosting the Allen Park Farmers Market on our front lawn Fridays between 2 P.M. - 7 P.M. through October. 


  • 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.

  • Free Downloadable eBooks with Odilo

     Download free eBooks using your library card and pin number! Read online or download to your eReader. Click here to access Odilo.

  • Free DMV Permit Practice Tests!

    Learning to drive a car or motorcyle or looking to get a CDL? Click here to access free DMV practice tests and handbooks!

  • 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.

  • Library Edition

    Learn about your family's history on Ancestry's Library Edition! (for in-library use only)

  • Adult Book Bingo

    Come play Bingo to win books!
    First Monday of every month at 2:00 P.M.


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