Staff In-service Day: Friday, April 29

Posted by Matt on Apr 28th 2016, 10:11am.
Friday, April 29, 2016 (All day) All Traverse Area District Library branches and member libraries will be closed on Friday, April 29, for an annual staff in-service training. Peninsula Community Library will observe normal operating hours, in order to serve the students and teachers of Old Mission Peninsula Elementary School. All library... read more »

News from UNDER THE STAIRS Gift Shop: April 2016

Posted by Matt on Apr 13th 2016, 6:47pm.
Come shop UNDER THE STAIRS!  Here’s the complete APRIL news from UNDER THE STAIRS, managed by Friends of the Traverse Area District Library. Spring is in the air. That means the boys of summer are again taking the field to play America’s national pastime. So it’s no surprise … the UNDER THE STAIRS gift shop is featuring... read more »

Financial Literacy and Education Programming During Money Smart Week: April 23 - 30, 2016.

Posted by Matt on Apr 13th 2016, 2:30pm.
Free to attend and free from sales pitches. Spread the word. Bring a friend! Traverse Area District Library, Peninsula Community Library, Fife Lake Public Library, TBA Credit Union, Forrest Area Credit Union, and NMCAA, are collaborating to provide financial literacy and education programming to Grand Traverse County residents. About Money Smart Week:... read more »

TADL: A Participating Sponsor for Battle of the Books

Posted by Matt on Mar 7th 2016, 4:44pm.
It's time for the inaugural Battle of the Books Grand Traverse! The Battle of the Books is a book-based quiz competition for fourth and fifth graders in the Grand Traverse community. Kids read incredible stories together in small teams and then experience heart-pounding moments in competition. Teams of four to six students have been preparing for... read more »

News from UNDER THE STAIRS Gift Shop: March 2016

Posted by Matt on Mar 7th 2016, 2:16pm.
Come shop UNDER THE STAIRS! Here’s the complete March news from UNDER THE STAIRS, managed by Friends of the Traverse Area District Library. It’s not quite spring, but spring is in the air. That means the birds and bees! Okay, it’s too soon for bees. But birds are already singing their songs, so the UNDER THE STAIRS gift shop is featuring books... read more »

Spring Break: Top Ten Ways to Use TADL on Vacation or Staycation

Posted by Matt on Mar 7th 2016, 1:59pm.
Spring Break: Top Ten Ways to Use TADL on Vacation or Staycation The Spring Break season is upon us! While some families like to travel during this time off from school, others stay home and “staycation.” No matter what your plans, or where you are, your Traverse Area District Library (TADL) card gives you access to great resources to enhance... read more »

TADL to Migrate Library Information System on March 12

Posted by Matt on Mar 7th 2016, 1:03pm.
TADL to Migrate Library Information System on March 12 Traverse City, MI (March 4, 2016) - On Saturday, March 12, following the close of regular service hours, Traverse Area District Library (TADL) Information Technology team will be migrating the Integrated Library System (ILS), Evergreen, from servers owned by Equinox, Inc. in Georgia, to TADL-owned... read more »

ArtistWorks for Libraries Offers Online Music and Art Lessons for Residents of TADL Taxing District

Posted by Matt on Mar 7th 2016, 12:42pm.
ArtistWorks for Libraries Offers Online Music and Art Lessons for Residents of TADL Taxing District Traverse Area District Library (TADL) is pleased to introduce a new service called, ArtistWorks for Libraries. ArtistWorks for Libraries provides patrons with world-class instruction, for beginner through advanced students, through self-paced video lessons... read more »

Forest Area National Art Honors Society Gallery Night

Posted by Julie on Mar 3rd 2016, 1:48pm.
The Forest Area National Art Honors Society students will be having a Gallery Night on Tuesday, March 22, from 5:30pm to 7:30pm at the Fife Lake Library.  Stop by and enjoy snacks and refreshments and meet our local art students.  The art will be on display all month for you to enjoy.  Stop in and be amazed at the talents of the Forest... read more »

Classic Book to Movie

Posted by Julie on Mar 3rd 2016, 1:42pm.
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