CENTENNIAL EVENT: The Art of Hat Making: a millinery workshop

Join us for this hands-on, fun-filled workshop learning the art of hat-making. Click here for full details.  Registration is limited to ten, so don't delay!


Cheapstacks Used Bookstore April Tax Break Sale

Fill a bag with books for only $5 from April 1 through April 15.  First editions are excluded.

Get creative with your Peeps!  

Enter the Family Peeps Diorama Contest. Make a diorama based on your favorite book using marshmallow Peeps. Entries are due by Saturday, April 12 at 4 p.m. The dioramas will be on display in the library throughout National Library Week (April 13-18) and people can cast their vote for the Peeple’s Choice Award. Click here for rules and entry form. Winners will be announced Monday, April 21. 

Food for Fines

During National Library Week, April 13-19, LDL is offering the opportunity to exchange food for fines. Bring in non-perishable food or personal hygiene products for donation to Love, INC and receive a waiver of $1.00 per item, up to a maximum of $5.00, off current overdue fees (bills for lost or damaged items are excluded from this program). Please note that we cannot accept items that are near or have passed their expiration date.

Get notified when your library item is due

Would you like a reminder when an item is due? Would you like to be notified faster when your hold is here? You can with email and/or text message notification. It’s fast. It’s easy!  Read more

In celebration of one hundred years of library service . . . 

All year long we'll be celebrating our Centennial.  Click here to see upcoming Centennial Programs and to see what was happening in Grand Haven 100 years ago.


Tax Forms 

Both Federal and State tax forms and instructions are available at Loutit District Library. Pick up your copies from the display located on the Upper Level across from the Information Desk. Forms are filed in labeled hanging folders. Federal forms and State forms are also available online.

Pew Research Center: How Americans Value Public Libraries

54% of Americans have used a public library in the past year, and 72% live in a “library household.” Most say libraries are very important to their communities.  More


New books at the Library this month


Upcoming Events 



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Library Hours

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Friday 9AM-6PM
Saturday 9AM-5PM
Sunday - School Year 1PM-5PM
Sunday - Summer Closed

Cheapstacks Hours

Monday 10:00AM-5:30PM
Tuesday 10:00AM-5:30PM
Wednesday 10:00AM-5:30PM
Thursday 10:00AM-5:30PM
Friday 10:00AM-4:00PM
Saturday 10:00AM-4:00PM