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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.
  • NEW on OverDrive

    Allen Park residents can now borrow new titles such as "Turtles All the Way Down" by John Green, "Origin" by Dan Brown and more on OverDrive using a valid library card!

Service Alert: New Catalog & MeLCat Service Suspension
The Library is upgrading to a new shared online catalog and checkout system (CARL) in May! For more information, click here.

In preparation for the migration to the new system, MeLCat services will be suspended on April 1 with a tentative resume date of July 1. MeLCat requests will not be allowed during this period, but any previously checked out MeLCat items can still be returned. Thank you for your cooperation as we get ready for our new system.

Hot Reads for Cold Nights: Adult Winter Reading Program
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January 8 - March 20
You could win a Kindle Fire 7 and cover if you participate in our adult winter reading program!
For more information, click here.
The grand prize drawing will be held on Tuesday, March 20 at 7:00 P.M. Need not be present to win.

Egg Carton Craft Night
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Use egg cartons and paint to create a beautiful bouquet! All supplies included.
Tweens, teens and adults ages 7+ welcome to attend.
Tuesday, March 27 at 6:00 P.M.
Program is free but space is limited. Call the library at 313-381-2425 to register.

Movies @ the Library
Movie Afternoon (all ages welcome) - Thursdays at 4:00 P.M.
The Lego Ninjago Movie - March 15
Goodbye, Christopher Robin - March 29
Movie and Lunch (18+) - Saturdays at 12:00 P.M.

The Rainmaker (1956) - March 17
Blade Runner 2049 - March 24

Snacks provided for Movie Afternoons. Bring your own lunch for Movie & Lunch.

BrainHQ: Think Faster, Focus Better and Remember More
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BrainHQ is an easy way to make brain health a priority. Library card holders can access a suite of online exercises designed to stretch your brain in new ways!
To make a free account with BrainHQ, click here!
Valid Allen Park library card number & pin required.