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|

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|

Tax Information and Resources

Tax Forms The library has received the federal 1040 and 1040-SR forms and instructions as well as the Michigan state tax booklet and home heating credit form. The forms may be picked up at the Reference and Information desk located by the Columbus Avenue entrance of the library, or through curbside services. The amount and variety of [...]

February 11th, 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


January 29th, 2021|


Library Service Hours UPDATE: Extended Hours and More! Monday & Tuesday: 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM Wednesday –  Friday: 10:00 AM –  6:00 PM Saturday: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM Book returns, and the digital library are open 24/7.  

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|

January 12, 2020 Board Meeting Cancelled

Due to a lack of agenda items this month, the January Loutit District Library Board of Trustees meeting has been cancelled. Information about library governance, including board members and terms, policies, meeting schedules and minutes, and finance can be found on the Governance page.

January 8th, 2021|

Winter Reading Challenge 2021 Has Begun!

From January 1 to February 28, Loutit District Library will participate in Beanstack’s Fourth Annual Winter Reading Challenge “Book Like Us” which is sponsored by Simon and Schuster (S&S)! We challenge readers of all ages to read at least 4 books and keep track of their reading on the Beanstack website or app. After you [...]

January 1st, 2021|