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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|

LDL Transitions to Curbside Service Only

Due to the rapidly increasing number of positive cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa County and surrounding Michigan communities, Loutit District Library is prioritizing the health and safety of our patrons and staff and will be temporarily transitioning to curbside service only beginning Monday, April 19. We hope to reopen for regular library service on Monday, May [...]

April 16th, 2021|

Youth Services Job Opening -Temporary

Loutit District Library's Youth Services Department is looking for someone who enjoys working with kids, teens and families to help out during the rush of Summer Reading Club.  This position is temporary, early May through August. Click HERE for more information and full job posting and description. Questions? Call or email Allison Boyer at 616-850-6916 or [...]

April 7th, 2021|

National Child Abuse Prevention Month

What is National Child Abuse Prevention Month? Child sexual abuse is an epidemic, and Ottawa County is not immune. 1: 10 children are sexually abused before their 18th birthday.   At the Ed & Nancy Hanenburg Children's Advocacy Center (CAC), their mission is to provide child centered prevention, advocacy, and team intervention in investigation, assessment, and [...]

March 30th, 2021|

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|

Loutit District Library Links

Jobs at the library Family Scavenger Hunt Adventure 2021 Summer Reading Challenge 2021 2021 Ottawa County Meet Up & Eat Up Library Catalog July 2021 happenings at ldl After Hours Holds Pickup Lockers Digital Library Open 24/7 Loutit District Library Website Loutit on Facebook [...]

March 15th, 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|