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The DNR Outdoor Adventure Center is reopening inside activities with a celebration. Adventure Days activities will include time in the new Critter Room, unveiling of a new donor wall, as well as fun events inside and out. A schedule will be announced soon. July 16 is a free admission day...

ViewFest 2021

During the festival, attendees will attempt to set a world record for most consecutive postcards in a line by signing Viewspire’s Hug Buddy postcards (subsequently donating them to local schools, hospitals and the US Armed Forces). The day also will feature activities such as yoga, color run and group...
Teens ages 11 to 18 can transform into an iridescent and magical mermaid with shimmering “scales.” Using glitter makeup and fishnet stocking, follow the step-by-step tutorial provided by Miss Becca. Contact becca@ropl.org to schedule your materials pickup. Event Cost: Free Event Times: 7 p.m., online registration is required to receive the...
The celebration of art and music includes the return of the beloved professional and aspiring chalk artists, who will create colorful street art with chances to win prizes, a DJ and an exploration of downtown Berkley’s many murals. Watch artists as their masterpieces come to life, while creating masterpieces...
Local refillery and zero-waste store, Walking Lightly, will be hosting a natural, plant-based tie-dying event outdoors. Make wearable, natural art & learn about plant-based dyeing. No registration necessary. Bring an item to tie-dye (white fabric works best) and a waterproof container to transport your item home. Event Cost: Starting at...
Watch for a different art project each week of Summer Reading with the unveiling of our new Makerspace! There is something for everyone ages 3 to 18 using age-appropriate materials. All supplies are provided. Sign-up for a Painting Makerspace session on Friday, July 2 at 2:00 pm. Contact amy@ropl.org for...
Kids ages 3-18 will use age-appropriate materials to enjoy a virtual Clay Makerspace session. All supplies are provided, and participants should contact Amy to schedule a supply pickup after registration. Event Cost: Free, registration required Event Times: 2 p.m.  
Teens and tweens ages 11-18 are invited to learn from cartoonist Corinne Roberts, who will teach basic shape construction and line drawing techniques to create characters and scenery. No prior drawing experience needed. Supplies required are: pencil, paper and eraser. Event Cost: Free, registration required Event Times: 7 p.m.
Dads and father figures can gather up their children ages 5 and older for a paint and chill event. Light lunch included with the cost of admission. Event Cost: $20-$44, registration required Event Times: 2-5 p.m.
Kids can learn the mechanics to build a picture-perfect, move-in-ready home for a gnome of their own. All building materials such as a 2.5-inch terracotta pot foundation, Sculpty clay, and other curb-appeal decor are included in the cost of registration. There are three, one-hour time slots available to ensure social...
Create abstract and street art on a 16x20 canvas to celebrate Juneteenth. Goggles, shoe coverings and gown provided, as well as unlimited barbecue, a live DJ and drinks for adults. Event Cost: $45, registration required Event Times: 3-6 p.m.
Families can gather to help kick off the Dexter District Library's summer reading program, Tails and Tales, with magician Cameron Zvara. This 45-minute show is full of magic, card tricks, comedy and audience participation. Registration is required. The Zoom link will be emailed before the program. The reading program is...