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 […]
Summer reading is a way to fight summer learning loss and enjoy some wonderful reading. Did you know that the average child or teen will lose two months of reading, math and science skills over the course of a summer? Keep growing minds engaged and win prizes by discovering a great book, counting the stars, […]
The library will be open on Saturday, May 27, 2017 for its regular hours of 9 AM to 5:30 PM. We will open on Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 9 AM until 9 PM as usual. Trust you all have a nice Memorial Weekend.
Two Notable Authors will be here in June. MNB (Michigan Notable Books) is a statewide program that began as part of the 1991 Michigan Week celebration, designed to pay tribute and draw attention to the many people, places and things that make Michigan life unique. Each year the MNB list features 20 books, published the […]
The Allegan District Library and the Allegan County Historical Society have partnered to bring you a unique, engaging and most memorable program. Teresa Irish, author of A Thousand Letters Home, will present the entertaining, inspirational, and life-affirming story of her father, Bud, recipient of the Silver Star, Purple Heart, and two Bronze Stars. After her father’s death, Teresa found the 1,000 letters he wrote home from […]
The library will be closed for a staff in-service training day on Thursday, March 23. We will be open our regular business hours for the rest of the week (Monday-Wednesday from 10AM to 9PM, Friday-Saturday from 9AM to 5:30PM). You can still return items in the outdoor book drop and they will be checked in on […]
Don’t miss this rare opportunity to discover a once popular, old-fashioned style of photography. See a demonstration of the process and learn the scientific description behind the art of tintype photography. A few lucky participants will even have their tintype photo shot by Eric! Space is limited. Registration required; call 269-673-4625. Check out the book display in the library about these […]
FOR THE EXPANSION AND RENOVATION OF THE ALLEGAN DISTRICT LIBRARY, ALLEGAN, MICHIGAN Instructions, projection description and all requirements of this RFP are given in the attached: request-for-proposal-for-construction-manager. It is highly recommended a site visitation be conducted prior to submission of your proposal. A site visitation is scheduled for February 9, 2017 at 1 PM. Please […]
Compete against neighbors in a fun night of trivia. Each round of questions will cover a variety of topics. Teams of 4-6. Space is limited. Registration begins at 6 PM; quiz starts at 7 PM. Show your library card and earn an extra 0 points to add to your team’s score. Come and have fun!