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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, make a craft, visit the Balloon Meister 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.

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.