Harper Woods Public Library

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Adult Library Programs

A list of all the Adult programs.

Summer Reading Program "Build a Better World" : June 5 to July 21

Summer reading is fun for adults, too! Sign up at the adult reference desk, get your tote bag, and read for a chance to win prizes. Read or listen to 3 books, and you'll be invited to the the annual soiree on July 24 featuring food, prizes, and fun!

Heaven Was Detroit

Heaven Was DetroitJoin us as we host Michigan Notable Book author M.L. Liebler on Monday, June 26 at 7:00pm.

He will read from his book Heaven Was Detroit: From Jazz to Hip-Hop and Beyond, and will be accompanied by musicians The Rev. Robert B. Jones, Markita Moore, and Charlie Palazzolo.

Coloring Club & More

Adults can express themselves with coloring, play classic board games, or solve a jigsaw puzzle. We meet on the third Monday of the month at 1:30 pm.

  • June 19
  • July 17
  • August 21

Read Something Different Book Club

Join the group to read and discuss all types of fiction and nonfiction. Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month at 1:30 pm.
  • June 14 - Jane Steel: a Confession by Lindsay Faye
  • July 12 - A Thousand Acres by Jane Smiley
  • August 9 - Neverhome by Laird Hunt

I Love a Mystery! Book Club

Read one book by the month's featured author and join us as to discuss them. We meet on the fourth Monday of the month at 6:30 pm.

  • June 19 - John Grishame
  • July 31 - Martha Grimes
  • August 28 - James Patterson

Computer Fun for Adults

Explore educational, informative, and fun websites. Basic computer knowledge is required. Classes are held on the second and fourth Thursday of each month at 10 am.