Posted by Kristen on Mar 3rd 2014, 4:51pm.
The Traverse Area District Library (TADL) will present the 17th Annual Poet's Night Out event on Sunday, April 27 at 7 p.m. at the Traverse City Opera House. Typically presented in November, this year's poetry reading event showcasing 25 area poets selected by a jury team, will take place in April to celebrate and coincide with National Poetry Month. Poets'... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Feb 18th 2014, 4:35pm.
The Friends of the Traverse Area District Library (TADL) Nominating Committee is seeking individuals interested in serving on its Board of Directors including officer positions. A Member term is for two years and involves participating in the Friends’ fundraising activities in support of the Traverse Area District Library. The Friends of... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Feb 18th 2014, 3:27pm.
February 25, 2014 (Traverse City, Mich.;) The Traverse Area District Library (TADL) will host a Pajama Drive March 1 - 15 at the Woodmere (Main) Branch. The pajama drive is a collaboration with the Pajama Program-One Million Good Nights, a non-profit organization that provides new pajamas to children in need; “What makes for a good night?” asks... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Jan 30th 2014, 11:32am.
The Traverse Area District Library is pleased to welcome back local artist Tim Madison to the Main (Woodmere) Branch Library for the month of March. A two decade resident of the Grand traverse Area, Madison originally hails from upstate New York. He has been creating artwork for more than 25 years. . This is his second exhibition at Traverse... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Jan 22nd 2014, 10:49am.
The Main (Woodmere) Branch of the Traverse Area District Library will present a new Books to Movie series kicking off Monday evenings in February. Each month library staff will feature a new genre. February is Romance month and the movie selections will offer a little something for everyone; present time, past time, old age, young love, for richer or... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Jan 21st 2014, 10:44am.
The Traverse Area District Library (TADL) was pleased to welcome Kalin Franks, a reporter for the 9&10 News team to the Woodmere (Main) Branch on Friday, January 17 for a live morning broadcast of Michigan This Morning. Broadcasting live, daily from 5:45-8:45 a.m., Michigan This Morning airs on 9&10 News and Fox 32 News. TADL services and resources... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Jan 13th 2014, 11:55am.
The Traverse Area District Library (TADL) is excited to add Tell-A-Tail to its after school adventure programming presented by the Youth Services department at the Woodmere (Main) Branch. Starting Friday, January 17 at 4 p.m., children are invited to stop by Youth Services for an opportunity to practice their reading skills by reading aloud... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Dec 17th 2013, 9:14pm.
A new video released by the Traverse Area District Library (TADL) features personal stories of those in our community who are using their library as a place of aspiration; personally, professionally, and creatively. A recent Pew Research Report on Libraries in Communities, How Americans Value Public Libraries in Their Communities, documents how... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Dec 17th 2013, 3:09pm.
December 20, 2013 (Traverse City, Mich;) From December 30, 2013 through January 18, 2014 the Traverse Area District Library (TADL) will be conducting an online survey to find out how our patrons use the library’s computers and Internet connection and how this service has made a positive impact on their lives. This information will help TADL improve... read more »