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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.

Food for Fines, Food for Thought
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April 6 - April 28
Bring in non-perishable food items, and as a thank you for your generosity, we will waive your overdue fines!
To download donation suggestions and complete program rules, please click here.

Greeting Card Craft Night
Egg carton craft
Create your own greeting card! All supplies included.
Tweens, teens and adults ages 7+ welcome to attend.
Tuesday, April 24 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.
DeepApril 19
Coco April 26
Movie and Lunch (18+) - Saturdays at 12:00 P.M.

Harvey April 21
I, Tonya - April 28
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.