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Overdue Fines Waived This Week

Overdue fines will be waived on all Loutit District Library materials through Sunday, February 3. Per the Lakeland Library Cooperative circulation policies, we cannot waive overdue fines charged by other libraries without their permission. We also cannot waive fines charged on items borrowed through MelCat without permission, but we will be happy to work with [...]

January 31st, 2019|

Library CLOSED Weds. January 30, 2019

Loutit District Library is closed Wednesday, January 30, 2019 due to weather conditions. We will reopen on Thursday, January 31 at 9:00 am, weather permitting. We apologize for any inconvenience. Book returns are available at both entrances and a drive-through return is in the parking garage. Any materials due while we're closed for weather will not be [...]

January 30th, 2019|

Library CLOSED due to weather conditions

Loutit District Library is closed today due to weather conditions. We will reopen on Tuesday, January 29 at 9:00 am, weather permitting. We apologize for any inconvenience. Book returns are available at both entrances and a drive-through return is in the parking garage. Any materials due while we're closed for weather will not be assessed [...]

January 28th, 2019|

Groceries for the Coasties

January 18 through January 27, we're collecting groceries for our Coasties! All items collected will be brought over to the Chief Petty Officers Association (CPOA), who will hand them over to the Coast Guard for distribution. We asked a member of the CPOA what the coastguardsmen needed. Their list includes: gift cards for gas and [...]

January 18th, 2019|

Adopt-A-Book Returns for the 2018 Holiday Season

We have the perfect gift for book lovers on your holiday list. Purchase a book to adopt and add to the library’s collection as a great way to memorialize a departed loved one or honor a cherished family member, friend, or event. You choose the item to be donated and we’ll place a bookplate in [...]

November 30th, 2018|

Big Read Lakeshore

Loutit District Library is pleased to partner with the NEA Big Read Lakeshore, an annual month-long community-wide reading program that takes place every November. Run by Hope College in collaboration with many partner organizations, the NEA Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) designed to broaden our understanding of [...]

November 1st, 2018|

ArtWalk Exhibit Returns

The 9th year of ArtWalk is set to launch September 19 when the Youth Competition begins at the library. The Youth Competition has become an integral part of Grand Haven ArtWalk, a celebration of art and artists of all ages. The competition is open to all young artists in three age groups: 8 years and [...]

September 7th, 2018|

MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival

Join us on September 28 and/or October 6 at 6:00 pm in Program Room A, when over 100,000 film lovers in over 250 cities across six continents gather in cinemas, museums, and universities for one purpose - to view and vote on the Finalists’ Films in the 21st Annual MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival. MANHATTAN SHORT [...]

September 4th, 2018|

Job Opening: Business Manager (full-time)

Loutit District Library seeks an organized and energetic individual to work up to 40 hours per week as Business Manager. Job duties include managing purchases, accounts payable and receivable, daily cash accounting and deposits, reconciling bank accounts monthly, preparing monthly financial reports, assisting in preparation and management of budget, assisting in annual audit, monitoring library [...]

August 20th, 2018|

Migrant Quilt Project

On Wednesday, August 15 at 7:00 pm, Tucson, AZ resident and quilt artist Mary Vaneecke will discuss the history of the Migrant Quilt Project and the humanitarian efforts surrounding it. The Migrant Quilt Project is a grassroots, collaborative effort of artists, quiltmakers, and activists to express compassion for migrants from Mexico and Central America who [...]

August 9th, 2018|