Monthly Archives: February 2017

Be the Source of Change

One of the first signs of Spring around the library is Teen Tech Week! From March 5-11, we’ll be celebrating teens and technology with some events just for them. On Wednesday, March 8 from 3:30-5pm, we have a Super Smash Bros. tournament planned. We’ll set up the brackets and provide nunchucks, Wii remotes, and cookies. [...]

What to Avoid When Doing Home Repair

As Spring approaches, home repair and improvement projects loom on the horizon.  But the beginning of home repair season also means the beginning of home repair scam season.  Join us on Tuesday, March 7 at 6:30pm for a Michigan Consumer Education presentation on how to avoid becoming a victim of unscrupulous service or repairs resulting [...]

Start a New Conversation

If you’ve been thinking about learning another language, but you haven’t been certain where to start, we have a great online language learning resource for you!  Mango Languages is an easy and effective way to learn to speak a foreign language, and it’s free to all Spring Lake District Library cardholders!  You can even take [...]

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!

Do you like green eggs and ham? Come find out at our luncheon celebrating Dr. Seuss’ birthday on Thursday, March 2 at noon.  Chef Hillary Kraak of Artisan of Grand Haven will cater the lunch featuring food from one of Dr. Seuss’ beloved books – Green Eggs and Ham!  And since we’re also celebrating Read [...]

Great Music from the Great War

This year, 2017 is the 100-year anniversary of the United States’ entrance into World War I.  On Wednesday, February 22 at 7pm, join us to commemorate that war and those who fought and fell with a presentation of music, songs, and poetry. Muskegon Community College instructor Don Hoogenstyn Jr. will share music from countries fighting [...]