Kids

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Adopt-A-Book Returns

Once again, The Bookman is partnering with the library in this holiday giving program. Browse through the special display at The Bookman from November 26 through December 24. Purchase a book from the display and the store will deliver your purchase to the library. In addition, the library maintains an online Wish List at Amazon.com. [...]

November 18th, 2021|

Loutit Play Cafe

Little ones getting restless at home as the weather gets colder? Come play at our place! Starting November 15, the Loutit Play Cafe offers opportunities to imagine, create, move, and learn - especially for children birth to 6 and their caregivers. Reserve the room for a one hour private time slot and enjoy playtime with [...]

November 2nd, 2021|

Updated Mask Guidance

Due to the rise in COVID cases in Ottawa County and updated guidance from the CDC, Loutit District Library is recommending and encouraging wearing a face mask in the library, regardless of vaccination status. […]

August 11th, 2021|

Introducing Loutit’s New Library Catalog

Welcome to Loutit District Library’s new and improved catalog. Check out some of the key features and get started today. […]

June 26th, 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|

Tips for Teaching from Home

Homeschool 101: Things to Remember:  It’s not going to be perfect, and that’s ok. Maybe you have a day where you need to throw in the towel and let them run around outside. Perfectly acceptable!  It may be important for you to create a daily schedule in order to keep your sanity. To be honest, [...]

March 19th, 2020|

Reading and Storytime Resources

A World of Stories | PBS LearningMedia   - Storytelling has been used as entertainment, cultural preservation, and a way to teach values. This collection contains stories from around the world. Storytime From Space  -Astronauts read books from the International Space Station.  If You Give a Mouse a Cookie -Read by author Laura Numeroff. A Parade of Elephants [...]

March 19th, 2020|

Home Base: Resources and Tools to Keep You Learning at Home

Live Streams and Video Resources to Keep you Learning and Moving Check back regularly! We'll keep adding as we discover more.   Family Programming WGVU At-Home Learning  PreK to high school and beyond. PBS learning media for everyone. Amy's Webcam Wendesday -Loutit District Library staff member, Amy, highlights a great webcam every Wednesday!   Animals & [...]

March 19th, 2020|

Early Literacy Resources @ the Library!

Every parent has probably heard that it is important to read to their young children.  A local Young Fives teacher has said that every September she can tell which of her students have been read to and which have not!  So read early and read often! Why read to your child? Builds vocabulary Familiarizes them with the printed [...]

October 6th, 2016|