Employment Opportunity

Posted by Julie on May 27th 2015, 3:58pm.
The Fife Lake Library is seeking an energetic person to join our staff.  Please see the attached posting for a complete description.  Please send resume and completed employment application to the Library at 77 Lakecrest Lane, Fife Lake, MI 49633.  Contact the Fife Lake Library with any questions at 231-879-4101.... read more »

Tim Keenan--Return to Vietnam--Encore Presentation

Posted by William on May 26th 2015, 3:06pm.
Tim Keenan is back by popular demand!  The voice and memories of war remain in the head and heart of Tim Keenan after serving as a combat infantryman with the 4th Division in Vietnam.  Forty-seven years later, he returns to Vietnam on a mission.  First to meet, speak and make peace with his former enemy, members of the North Vietnamese... read more »

4th Annual Adams Fly Festival

Posted by Jill on May 18th 2015, 12:57pm.
The Kingsley Friends of the Library present the 4th Annual Adams Fly Festival on Saturday, June 6th in Brownson Park.  This annual festival celebrates the region’s fly-fishing heritage and features Au Sable River boats, rods, reels, and flies.   Great food, a beer tent, live & silent auctions, vendors, fly tying demonstrations,... read more »

Visual Exploration of North America with photographer Charles St. Charles

Posted by William on May 14th 2015, 3:54pm.
Join Michigan based award-winning nature photographer Charles St. Charles on Thursday, May 21st, 6pm at the Woodmere Library as he shares his art and discusses his most compelling project, the launch of his digital publication, Nature of the Wild. This visual presentation will include the largest organism on earth, the largest migration in North... read more »

Mom's Night Out

Posted by Julie on May 5th 2015, 1:54pm.
Join us on Thursday, May 7 at 6:30pm for a special presentation of "Mom's Night Out" (pg).  All Moms and their friends are invited for a special evening in celebration of Mother’s Day.  Join us for  appetizers, punch, prizes and a special viewing of the movie “Moms’ Night Out”.  This is a free program that is all about  celebrating... read more »

Friends of TADL Spring Book Sale

Posted by Kristen on Apr 27th 2015, 10:58am.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Amy Shamroe, Friends of TADL Publicity Chair, amyshamroe@gmail.com    SECOND ANNUAL ONE-DAY FRIENDS OF TADL SPRING BOOK SALE SATURDAY MAY 2, 9 AM-4 PM (Traverse City) “Every TADL book sale is different.” stated Book Sale Director Bradley Spencer. “New donations give us new latitude in what we can... read more »

Peninsula Community Library Awarded Grant from Old Mission Women's Club

Posted by Kristen on Apr 21st 2015, 3:44pm.
The Peninsula Community Library, a member of the Traverse Area District Library system, was recently awarded a $1,000 grant from the Old Mission Women's Club. The grant will be used to update and expand the library's early literacy collection featuring materials for leveled readers geared toward Pre-Readers, New Readers, Rising Readers, Transitional... read more »

Library Welcomes Award Winning Author and “Master of the Short Story” Stuart Dybek

Posted by Kristen on Apr 20th 2015, 10:06am.
April 23, 2015 (Traverse City, Mich;)  The Traverse Area District Library (TADL) is pleased to welcome award winning author, Stuart Dybek to the Main Library on May 13 at 6:30 p.m. for a reading and Q&A session with the writer.   Dybek is the author of several works of fiction and poetry and considered a master of the short story. His... read more »

Library to Host Kathleen Flinn for Michigan Notable Authors Tour

Posted by Kristen on Apr 15th 2015, 3:43pm.
Traverse Area District Library Invites Book Lovers to 'Read All About It’ with Kathleen Flinn   Traverse Area District Library (TADL) today announced that Kathleen Flinn, author of "Burnt Toast Makes You Sing Good," will pay a special visit to the Main Library at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, June 22 for an evening of first-rate storytelling; book signing... read more »

TADL Partners with Driving-Tests.org; Innovation in Driving Education, Driving Tests Availability for Patrons

Posted by Kristen on Apr 9th 2015, 2:44pm.
Thanks to a partnership with Driving-Tests.org, the Traverse Area District Library is proud to offer free online test prep for students preparing for their MI driving tests! Visit our exclusive website, where you can choose from several different permit tests. No library card number or personal information is needed! This resource is also great for... read more »