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Spring Bingo

Check out this BINGO activity for kids and teens of all ages. There is a different BINGO card for the early literacy kids, for K-6, and for Teens! Keep track with one of the attached images or print a PDF from the included links. Show us your card once we reopen. The drawing prize will [...]

April 3rd, 2020|

Internet and WiFi resources

Are you or is someone you know looking for ways to connect? Here are some helpful community resources. If you have the internet access you need, share this information with the people in your life that this could help. FREE Community WiFi Free Wifi Hots Spots  (locations with open Wifi) Xfinity :  www.xfinity.com/wifi Spectrum WiFI [...]

April 3rd, 2020|

Ancestry Library Edition available remotely

Attention, genealogists! ProQuest and Ancestry have granted Loutit District Library cardholders access to Ancestry Library Edition until the end of May. Click here to get started. Enter the first 5 digits of your LDL card number as the password. For assistance with Ancestry, contact Jeanette at jweiden@loutitlibrary.org.  

March 30th, 2020|

January 11 Winter Storm

Due to the pending winter storm, tomorrow's stuffed animal sleepover storytime has been rescheduled for Saturday, January 18 at 10:00 am. THE LIBRARY IS CLOSING AT 3:00 PM ON SATURDAY. In the event of power outages during a storm, staff will not be able to update the website or phone message with closing information. Please [...]

January 10th, 2020|

Adopt-A-Book Returns for the 2019 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 25th, 2019|

Online Services Disruption

MONDAY, October 28 5:00 pm through TUESDAY, October 29. Due to a server migration, all online services -- including library accounts, OverDrive, Hoopla, Kanopy, OverDrive, rbDigital, Pronunciator, and Lynda.com, among others -- will be unavailable. Physical items will still be available for checkout inside the library. No library materials will be due on these dates.  [...]

October 23rd, 2019|

Wade Rouse Returns to the Tri-Cities

Please join us as we celebrate the internationally bestselling author of eight books, including The Charm Bracelet and The Recipe Box with his newest publication, The Summer Cottage, published in May. Wade Rouse, aka Viola Shipman, will spend the evening at the Tri-Cities Museum, located at 200 Washington Avenue, to meet fans and read from his latest [...]

October 11th, 2019|

MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival

Join us on September 27 and/or October 5 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 22nd Annual MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival. MANHATTAN SHORT [...]

September 26th, 2019|

Paint the Snow Plow Blade at the Hispanic Heritage Fiesta!

The large snow plow blade in the library’s parking lot will become a community art project on Saturday, September 28 from 2pm to 4pm, as part of the first Hispanic Heritage Fiesta in Grand Haven! One of the kids’ activities at the Fiesta will be helping paint the snow plow blade donated by the Ottawa [...]

September 25th, 2019|

ArtWalk Exhibit Returns

The 10th year of ArtWalk is set to launch September 18 when the Youth Competition begins at the library. A celebration of art and artists from ages 0-18 years old, the Youth Competition has become an integral part of Grand Haven ArtWalk. The competition is open to all young artists in three age groups: 8 [...]

September 24th, 2019|