Here at the Allegan District Library we house the nearly complete collections of several historical Allegan County newspapers—the Allegan Journal, the Allegan Journal and Tribune, the Allegan Gazette, and the Allegan News. In the past, access to these valuable newspapers has been limited due to poor microfilming and a lack of digitization. We are proud […]
Using techniques of forensic genealogy combined with investigative research, historian Chriss Lyon has been able to uncover little known facts about the people and events surrounding the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre. Join us as she uncovers Southwestern Michigan’s connection to the Prohibition-era assassinations that took place in “Bloody Chicago”. Space is limited. Registration required; call […]
During the week of October 2, we’ll be offering a Fall Fine Forgiveness program. During this week-long period, late fees of up to $10 per account will be waived on all returned books, CDs, DVDs, and other materials, no matter how long overdue! The forgiveness program is an opportunity for our community members to reconnect […]fines, forgiveness, overdue
At 1:00 PM we will open the library for the day and be open until our regular closing time for Thursday of 9:00 PM. We will be closed in the morning for staff training.
We will be open our regular hours the next day, Tuesday, September 5th at 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM. We look forward to serving you then.
Congratulations to all these who won a prize in our summer reading program. We had an amazing turnout for all the summer reading programs over last year – for Kids – 104% increase, Teens – 12% increase and Adults – 290% increase. We do think everyone who entered the summer reading program is a “winner” […]
Sealed proposals for all work categories as described in the Project Manual for the above project will be received no later than Thursday, August 17, 2017 at 10:00 AM. Proposals should be addressed to Jamie Erbes, Project Manager, and emailed to Jamie Erbes at Jamie.email@example.com or delivered to The Christman Company, 634 Front Avenue NW, […]
The Allegan District Library is proud to participate in this year’s Good Times at the Gazebo, bringing you the Michigan-based brother duo, The Bronk Bros. With their blue-collar work ethic, big dreams and a grassroots attitude they have gained the respect of the Midwest music scene. With over two decades of live performances, the act […]
Author Mike Fornes will provide us with an entertaining and informative presentation about Michigan’s iconic five-mile span that has seen historic, tragic and hilarious events. Hear the stories, see the photos and meet the people who have made this engineering wonder a symbol of the state of Michigan. Space is limited. Registration required; call 269-673-4625.
Our hours next week will be Monday, July 3rd, regular hours of 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM. Tuesday, July 4th, we will be closed. Open Wednesday, July 5th and Thursday, July 6th, regular hours of 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM. Friday, July 7th and Saturday, July 8, we will be open our regular hours of […]