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We’re Building a Better World

Have you signed up for Summer Reading yet?  Adults, teens, and children are all invited to stop by the library to get registered for Summer Reading 2017! Adults sign up at the checkout desk, and the kids & teen signup is in Youth Services. When you sign up for the adult program, you’ll receive a [...]

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Memorial Day Weekend Closings

During the upcoming Memorial Day holiday weekend, the library will be open on Saturday, May 27 from 9:30am to 5pm.  We will be closed on Friday, May 26 for a special project. Library staff will be rearranging some of our materials and spaces to make the library more user-friendly for our patrons.  We will be [...]

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Library Closed

The library will be closed Sunday, April 16. We will re-open at 9:30am on Monday, April 17. As always our website and library catalog are open even when the building is closed.  You can also download eBooks, eAudiobooks, and more from OverDrive, hoopla, and our other online resources. A wonderful weekend to everyone!

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Please Excuse Our Dust!

On Monday, April 17, work will begin to replace the library’s roof.  We’re excited to have a new, leak free roof, but there will be a few weeks of inconveniences first.  We apologize for all in advance. While work on the roof is happening, part of the library’s parking lot will be fenced off to [...]

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Fine Amnesty Week

Some of us have amazing memories for due dates and deadlines.  Some of us…maybe aren’t as talented in that regard.  If you fall into the latter category, never fear!  All those late fines that have sneaked their way onto your card? You can take care of them during Fine Amnesty at the library. How does [...]

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Opinions Requested!

Thank you for your participation! If you or your family participated in our Summer Reading Clubs this summer, we'd like to hear from you!  The surveys should only take a few minutes, and your time is greatly appreciated. Kids & Teen Reading Club Survey: On Your Mark, Get Set, Read! Adult Reading Club Survey: Summertime & the [...]

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Explore Farm to Table Food

Enjoy the fruits of the farm to table movement on Tuesday, August 16 at 6:30pm.  Chef Jamie Paquin will demonstrate her recipes for Market Fresh Salad and Roasted Vegetables with Romesco Sauce, both made with only the freshest ingredients from local farms.  Chef Paquin will share cooking tips and techniques during the demonstration as well [...]

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Ups and Downs of Lake Michigan Fishing

What’s in the future of fishing Lake Michigan? The decline of Chinook salmon has been well-documented in the media, but does that mean the best years of catching these fish are over?  On Thursday, July 28 at 7pm, join Dr. Dan O’Keefe to talk about what the coming years hold for Lake Michigan fishing. Dr. [...]

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Michigan and Amelia Earhart

Did you know the famous pilot Amelia Earhart visited Michigan more than 25 times as she promoted aviation and opportunities for women?  She even landed at Muskegon County Airport once. On Thursday, July 21 at 6:30pm, visit the library to learn more about her life. Did you know the famous pilot Amelia Earhart visited Michigan [...]

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…and the Reading is Easy

Have you signed up for Summer Reading yet?  Adults, teens, and children are all invited to stop by the library to get registered for Summer Reading 2016! Adults sign up at the checkout desk, and the kids & teen signup is in Youth Services. When you sign up for the adult program, Summertime & the [...]