Posted by Kristen on Aug 8th 2013, 11:29am.
A special “thank you” to all our volunteers, Kingsley Friends of the Library, Northland Foods, Integritas, Grocer’s Daughter, Burger King, Subway of Kingsley, Great Wolf Lodge, Beach Bums, Paradise Valley Fitness, and Sam’s Club, for donating your time, supplies, and funding to make all the Summer Reading Clubs successful! Thank you for... read more »
Library Welcomes Luis Carlos Montalvan, the bestselling author of "Until Tuesday: A Wounded Warrior and the Golden Retriever Who Saved Him"
Posted by Kristen on Aug 6th 2013, 11:31am.
August 7, 2013 (Traverse City, Mich;) The Traverse Area District Library (TADL) is pleased to welcome Luis Carlos Montalvan, the bestselling author of "Until Tuesday: A Wounded Warrior and the Golden Retriever Who Saved Him" to the Main (Woodmere) Branch on Monday, August 26 at 6:30 p.m. Accompanying Luis to this special Library event will be... read more »
Posted by Jill on Jul 29th 2013, 7:06pm.
The Traverse City Film Festival is celebrated year round at TADL. Patrons can browse our selection online or in person at the Woodmere Branch. You can see the complete list of TADL owned TCFF Titles by click going to TCFF DVDs at TADL. The most recently added titles appear at the top of the list. Holds can be placed online with a TADL account,... read more »
Posted by Jill on Jul 22nd 2013, 2:57pm.
We are thrilled to announce that the 8th Annual Filmstrip Festival is happening July 25th, 26th and 27th at the East Bay Branch Library! The Filmstrip Festival celebrates stories presented in the Filmstrip Format featuring stories culled from the children's collection at the Traverse Area District Library. Although filmstrips... read more »
Posted by Julie on Jul 6th 2013, 11:23am.
Are you caring for someone living with dementia or memory loss? Creating Confident Caregivers is an exciting new program offered in select regions in Michigan for family caregivers of persons with dementia or memory loss. This free 6 week workshop will be held in our Community Room from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm, beginning Thursday, July 11... read more »
Posted by Jill on Jul 3rd 2013, 5:10pm.
Friends of TADL will be launching their membership drive for 2014 in late August and early September. Your help is needed. The Friends are looking for members with computer skills and/or those willing to help with mailing membership notices. They will also be discussing ideas for attracting new members at upcoming meetings and would like... read more »
Posted by Jill on Jul 3rd 2013, 5:00pm.
Did you know that 67 percent of American households play video games? Due to popular demand, the Traverse Area District Library is now offering an all ages circulating video game collection. The collection is located in the Sight and Sound department at the Woodmere Branch. We’ve done our homework and purchased a collection of the most... read more »
Posted by Jill on Jul 3rd 2013, 4:41pm.
Beginning July 20th, the Traverse Area District Library and the Traverse City Area Public Schools will offer Saturday morning summer library services at the Blair Elementary School library. The library will be open to the public from 9:00am - 12:00pm every Saturday through August 24th. Scheduled programming will include Pre-School Storytime... read more »
Posted by Julie on Jul 2nd 2013, 12:15pm.
Everyone is welcome to stop by the Fife Lake Library Community Room on Thursday, July 4, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for our annual Silent Auction. We have many wonderful prizes donated from area businesses. The bidding will begin at 10:00 am and end at 4:00 pm sharp! Stop in and show your support for our Library!... read more »
Posted by Julie on Jul 2nd 2013, 12:09pm.
Join us on Wednesday, July 10th at 1:00 pm at the Fife Lake Library for some fun in the sun. We will have a blast playing with bubbles, water balloons and chalk while we enjoy some stories and snacks. Fun for everyone. Don't forget your beach towel!... read more »