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LDL Mask Update

Loutit District Library follows MIOSHA guidelines. Based on this, the existing requirement for wearing a tight fitting, cloth face covering is still in effect. […]

May 14th, 2021|

Summer Reading 2021

Summer Reading 2021 June 7 -- July 30 One Program -- All Ages Sign up for our E-Newsletter to be reminded to log your reading beginning June 7! You can go anywhere in the pages of a book. Why not take your imagination on a trip this summer with Loutit District Library? We’re encouraging everyone to [...]

May 12th, 2021|

Loutit Express Visits Return

Curbside pickup hours are continuing to be scheduled Monday – Friday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm and Saturday 10:00am - 2:00pm. If you are unable to pick up your items during service hours, you may utilize LDL's new after hours holds lockers. To learn more about curbside and the after hours holds lockers, please see the curbside options. Beginning [...]

April 30th, 2021|

Curbside

Curbside pickup is available by appointment: Monday – Friday: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM Saturday: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM […]

April 20th, 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|

Remembering the Escanaba

Grand Haven was founded in 1834 by Rev. William Ferry. The town is nestled along the shores of Lake Michigan and the mouth of the Grand River. Rev. Ferry picked this location because of its proximity to the water, as it was an important mode of transportation during that time. The residents know [...]

July 30th, 2020|

LDL Joins the Urban Libraries Council in Dedication to Social Equity

In July 2020, Loutit District Library signed the Urban Libraries Council's Statement on Race and Social Equity. The library joins 7 out of 397 other public libraries in Michigan in an ongoing commitment to social equity. In order to sign the statement, staff were required to answer the following questions. Reference & Information Librarian Ben Knight provided [...]

July 22nd, 2020|

Understanding Race, Racism, and the George Floyd Protests

OUR STATEMENT Loutit District Library's mission statement is Expanding Horizons. Enriching Minds. Engaging Community. With this in mind, we are committed to exploring race relations as a library and as a community. In that spirit, we will be sharing resources to help increase understanding of race relations in the wider context of the protests surrounding [...]

June 6th, 2020|

COVID-19 Help

Loutit staff have been working hard to identify resources to help the community through these trying times. Click here to find the support you need. We'll continue to add to this list as we discover other helpful institutions and solutions to this community crisis.

April 10th, 2020|