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Tax Forms at the Library

If you’re a tax season early bird, you’ll be happy to know that our federal tax forms have arrived! We have received copies of Forms 1040, 1040A, and 1040EZ along with their instruction booklets.  All forms, schedules, and instructions are available online at irs.gov. We have not yet received any Michigan tax forms.  We expect to [...]

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Be Informed About Your Finances

Most of us have questions and concerns about financial planning.  How do you know if your bank or credit union is financially stable? Which insurance company should you pick to protect yourself and your loved ones?  What mutual funds give you the best returns?  To help begin to answer these questions and others, the Spring [...]

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Blizzard of Books is Here

Escape the winter blues by joining the Blizzard of Books at the Spring Lake District Library! Sign up begins on Tuesday, January 3 and the reading club continues until March 11.  Is there a better way to enjoy cold, blustery weather than curled up with a book? Adults and high school students can sign [...]

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Read 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

Have you signed your baby, toddler, or preschooler up for 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten yet? It’s a new program from the Spring Lake District Library to help encourage a love of reading in our youngest patrons! We know you already read to your children and bring them to library programs like Storytime or Toddler Time, [...]

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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 [...]

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All the hoopla!

Have you tried streaming movies, TV shows, eBooks, music albums, eAudiobooks, and comic books for free through hoopla? It's available to all Spring Lake District Library cardholders. Hoopla is a fantastic digital streaming service just for libraries.  You can download the free hoopla digital mobile app on your Android or iOS device or visit hoopladigital.com to [...]

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Soar and Explore!

Are you planning to travel our pleasant peninsulas this summer?  Make sure you have your library card!  Library users with a valid library card can get passes to over 400 cultural institutions, state parks, campgrounds and recreation areas with the Michigan Activity Pass (MAP). Institutions like the USS Silversides, Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum, Tri-Cities Historical [...]

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Reading Gives You Superpowers! Bookmark Contest

Calling all kids from preschool through 8th grade! Are you ready to show off your artistic skills and show the world what you love about the library?  From October 1 through 22, we’re encouraging you to submit original bookmark designs for the 23rd annual bookmark contest! You are invited to create a bookmark on the theme “Reading Gives [...]

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Save in September with your Library Card

Happy National Library Card Sign-Up month! This September, a Spring Lake District Library Card not only gives you access to books, eBooks, up-to-date technology, and research resources, it also will get you great deals with local businesses!  We’re partnering with twenty fantastic local businesses to help you save money and explore your town this month. [...]

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Finishing Up Summer Reading 2016

Our Summer Reading Programs are winding down to their conclusion on Saturday, August 6 which leaves you with a few days to turn in your reading cards for prizes and entries into the drawings!  This summer has been very busy with nearly 1,000 kids and teens taking part in On Your Mark, Get Set, Read!, [...]