Adopt-A-Book Returns

Once again, The Bookman is partnering with the library in this holiday giving program. Browse through the special display at The Bookman from November 26 through December 24. Purchase a book from the display and the store will deliver your purchase to the library. In addition, the library maintains an online Wish List at Amazon.com. [...]

November 18th, 2021|

Loutit District Library Board Names Director Select

Loutit District Library Board Names Sara Derdowski Director Select On November 2, Loutit District Library’s Board of Trustees voted to approve a succession plan for the library director position. The Board unanimously approved a proposal to name Sara Derdowski as Library Director Select and enter into an employment agreement. […]

November 8th, 2021|

Work at Loutit District Library

  Do you enjoy helping people? Do you want to make a difference in your community? You might be the right person to join our staff. […]

November 2nd, 2021|

Loutit Play Cafe

Little ones getting restless at home as the weather gets colder? Come play at our place! Starting November 15, the Loutit Play Cafe offers opportunities to imagine, create, move, and learn - especially for children birth to 6 and their caregivers. Reserve the room for a one hour private time slot and enjoy playtime with [...]

November 2nd, 2021|

Tech Bites November 2021

Tips for Living with Tech in Today's World and Beyond Nothing says fall better than going back to school. And nothing says going back to school better than Apple. In this issue, we'll sample some tasty Apple treats and enjoy them in our home sweet smart home. Tech Bites gathers the latest tips and trends from online publications and [...]

November 1st, 2021|

Updated Mask Guidance

Due to the rise in COVID cases in Ottawa County and updated guidance from the CDC, Loutit District Library is recommending and encouraging wearing a face mask in the library, regardless of vaccination status. […]

August 11th, 2021|

Introducing Loutit’s New Library Catalog

Welcome to Loutit District Library’s new and improved catalog. Check out some of the key features and get started today. […]

June 26th, 2021|


Curbside pickup is available by appointment: Monday & Tuesday: 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM Wednesday – Friday: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM Saturday: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM […]

April 20th, 2021|

Introducing the Official Lakeland Library Cooperative App!

Loutit District Library is excited to announce the official Lakeland Library Cooperative app which is available to download in the Apple App Store, or on Google Play for Android. Take the library with you wherever you go! Features  Enjoy quick access to the library's online catalog and place holds with ease. Link multiple library cards into one app [...]

February 1st, 2021|

Remembering the Escanaba

Grand Haven was founded in 1834 by Rev. William Ferry. The town is nestled along the shores of Lake Michigan and the mouth of the Grand River. Rev. Ferry picked this location because of its proximity to the water, as it was an important mode of transportation during that time. The residents know [...]

July 30th, 2020|