Posted by Kristen on Aug 20th 2014, 4:48pm.
Join us as this first time author (aka Chad McPherson) shares his love of writing, what he is working on next and what he did to get invited to Anne Rice's Monster Ball in October! A 1989 graduate of Traverse City Senior High (now TC Central), Chad will be here for a short visit with family and friends, to see familiar sites and talk with us about... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Aug 20th 2014, 10:28am.
Please join us while Peter Bergin, professional pianist and vocalist enhances your day with a fun repertoire of popular music, TV theme songs and ragtime. He will touch your heart with an unforgettable musical experience through the art of listening. Two-step, slow drag, fox-trot or just saunter your way in! McGuire Community Room at TADL... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Aug 13th 2014, 4:55pm.
The East Bay Branch of the Traverse Area District Library is hosting their Annual Ice Cream Social on Saturday September 13th from 1:00-3:00 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend this fun, free family event. Ice cream sundaes, root beer floats, face painting by The Painted Lady, musical entertainment by The Accidentals, a used book sale, and... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Aug 11th 2014, 11:52am.
Peninsula Community Library, a member of TADL, and the Mission Point Lighthouse join together to present a summer concert and ice cream on the grounds of the Lighthouse. Bring a blanket or chairs and enjoy the folk and Celtic sounds of the Cherry Blossom Ramblers, Lawrence "Doc" & Donna Probes. In case of rain, the concert... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Aug 7th 2014, 9:36am.
The Friends of the Traverse Area District Library will once again present their Annual Used and Almost Rare Book Sale to benefit the library district. Taking place Friday, September 19, Saturday, September 20, and Sunday, September 21 in the McGuire Community Room at the Main Branch on Woodmere, the sale will feature more than 10,000... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Jul 30th 2014, 4:20pm.
"Libraries Big and Small We Love Them All," it's a great phrase and it's displayed on a bumper sticker created by the national Little Free Library non-profit organization. The sentiment sure seems to be embraced throughout our community with districtwide library usage of our "big" libraries and the recent spike in little libraries popping up throughout... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Jul 29th 2014, 11:20am.
The Traverse Area District Library is pleased to welcome local photographer Calvin Boulter to the Main (Woodmere) Branch as the featured artist on display. His exhibit will include monochrome and people images that he has taken over the years. The exhibit will be on display in the McGuire Community Room for all to enjoy August 6-September 30.... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Jul 18th 2014, 12:58pm.
50,000 indexers and arbitrators. 24 hours. One history-making event! Join volunteers from around the world on July 20 and 21 for an international history-making event! The goal? For 50,000 indexers and arbitrators to submit at least one batch in a 24-hour period! Do more if you would like, but one batch is all that is required to be counted... read more »
Posted by Scott on Jun 27th 2014, 4:42pm.
The Traverse Area District Library (TADL) is seeking competitive proposals for the printer/copier service and equipment. Bidders are required to use the Proposal and Bid format provided in the RFP. Deadline for receipt of proposals has been extended to Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. The RFP can be downloaded below.... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Jun 27th 2014, 4:39pm.
The Traverse Area District Library (TADL) welcomes back New York Times bestselling and award-winning author of "Until Tuesday," Luis Carlos Montalván, and his loyal service dog Tuesday to the Main Branch on July 16 to share their latest story, just for kids, "Tuesday Tucks Me In". Tuesday is Luis’s furry friend, a service dog that assists... read more »