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LDL Transitions to Curbside Service Only

Due to the rapidly increasing number of positive cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa County and surrounding Michigan communities, Loutit District Library is prioritizing the health and safety of our patrons and staff and will be temporarily transitioning to curbside service only beginning Monday, April 19. We hope to reopen for regular library service on Monday, May [...]

April 16th, 2021|

National Child Abuse Prevention Month

What is National Child Abuse Prevention Month? Child sexual abuse is an epidemic, and Ottawa County is not immune. 1: 10 children are sexually abused before their 18th birthday.   At the Ed & Nancy Hanenburg Children's Advocacy Center (CAC), their mission is to provide child centered prevention, advocacy, and team intervention in investigation, assessment, and [...]

March 30th, 2021|

2021 Peep Diorama Contest

Build a diorama of a scene from your favorite book using real marshmallow Peeps, then bring it to the library by Friday, April 9 at 5PM to be entered in a drawing for a $25 gift certificate to Sweet Temptations!  If you made a needle felted peep from our teen/adult take and make, you can [...]

March 22nd, 2021|

Loutit District Library Links

LDL TRANSITIONS TO CURBSIDE ONLY Curbside Options to Meet Your Needs Digital Library Open 24/7 E-mail Newsletter Sign-Up Library of Things Survey Take and Make Instructions Libby, by Overdrive App Libertie, by kaitlyn greenidge on hoopla Loutit District Library Website Loutit on Facebook Loutit [...]

March 15th, 2021|

March 2, 2021 LDL Board of Trustees Meeting

Date: Tuesday, March 2, 2021 Time: 5:00 p.m. Place: Zoom Meeting per Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Orders […]

March 1st, 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|

LDL Promotes Kindness and Community Connection in February

Throughout the month of February, Loutit District Library encourages everyone to move beyond Random Acts of Kindness Day on February 17 to celebrate an entire month of kindness and community connection! LDL's Replace a Book program has returned! Our upper lobby houses a poster filled with bookmarks of children's book covers that have been either lost or damaged. [...]

January 29th, 2021|

February 2, 2021 LDL Board of Trustee’s Meeting Agenda

BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING Date:     Tuesday, February 2, 2021 Time:     5:00 p.m. Place:   ONLINE DUE TO MI DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES ORDERS […]

January 29th, 2021|

Hours

Library Service Hours (Open for curbside pickup only beginning Monday, April 19) Monday – Friday: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM Saturday: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM Book returns, and the digital library are always open.  

January 28th, 2021|

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Titles

In the spirit of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Loutit District Library offers this interactive collection that highlights Dr. King and his work against racism and prejudice in the greater context of the Civil Rights Movement, which still echoes today. May it enrich and expand your understanding and motivate you to make a difference in [...]

January 14th, 2021|