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Library Closed April 21

The Library will be closed  on Sunday, April 21.  The Library will reopen for regular hours on Monday, April 22 at 9:30 am.

Free Paper Shredding: Limit 100 lbs

Shredding services provided by Vital Records Control (formerly known as Kent Record Management). Saturday, April 13 from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm. Please note: papers will not be shredded on-site at the library. As a cost saving measure, papers are collected at the library and securely transported to the Vital Records Control plant where they [...]

Full STEAM Ahead: Suncatchers

Each month there is a program for kids 7-12 years old! We’ll do STEAM (Science Technology Engineering Art Math) activities and have fun. This month we will be making suncatchers with tissue paper. Thursday, April 11 at 4:00 pm. Full STEAM Ahead was made possible through the generous help of Steven and Kathryn Bandstra. Thank [...]

Sustainable Vegetable Gardening

Featuring guest speaker Susan Thorpe, Advanced Master Gardener. Thursday, April 11 at 6:30 pm. Presentation includes: When to plant your vegetable garden Planning your garden - raised beds, containers, in-ground Preparing the soil - compost, soil testing, temperature Starting seedlings or transplanting tips Harvesting and storing your veggies

Ottawa County Groundwater Challenges

If you live in the Great Lakes State, you may think that access to fresh drinking water will always be available. New research indicates this may not necessarily be true. Learn about the natural and human-induced factors that are contributing to declining water levels in the natural water storage systems (aquifers) that are located deep [...]

Teen’Scape: Spring Break Edition

Teens 10-18 are invited to the library for an afternoon of playing video games, making crafts, hanging out with friends & eating pizza! Thursday, April 4 at 1:30 pm.

New Online Catalog

Why has the library catalog changed? Whether you remember the days when you could find a book using the library’s card catalog or you have always been looking for your favorite stories using a computer, it can be difficult to learn new ways to find items.  This guide has been created to assist you in [...]

Music by the Fireplace: Folias Duo

Come enjoy your Sunday afternoon with music by our fireplace. This month's performer: Folias Flute and Guitar Duo.  Sunday, April 7 at 3:00 pm.

Retirement Celebration for Claire Sheridan

The Spring Lake District Library Board of Trustees and staff invite you to attend a retirement celebration in honor of Claire Sheridan's 43 years of service to Spring Lake District Library. The celebration will be held on Thursday, March 28, 4-6 pm with remarks and presentations at 5 pm.

Kids Dance Class

Join Steph Rau of Steph's Steps as she leads a dance class for kids ages 6-9. Please register each child individually, registration limited to 15 children. Wednesday, April 3 at 11:00 am.