Employment Opportunity - Substitute Librarian

Posted by Julie on Apr 15th 2014, 3:29pm.
The Fife Lake Library is seeking an energetic individual to fill a Substitue Librarian position.  The posting date is April 15, 2014 - May 2, 2014.  Please see the attachments for full posting description and an application or visit the Fife Lake Library.... read more »

Request For Bid - Grounds Maintenance

Posted by Julie on Apr 15th 2014, 2:31pm.
The Fife Lake Library is seeking bids for their grounds maintenance.  Bids are due May 9, 2014.  Please see attached bids forms for specifications or stop by the Fife Lake Library.... read more »

Friends of TADL Present Spring Cleaning Used Book Sale $1-$3

Posted by Kristen on Apr 7th 2014, 12:11pm.
The Friends of Traverse Area District Library (TADL) will move some 5,000 very excellent books out of their third floor book storage mecca for what they expect will be an early spring public fishing expedition for the very best books at the very lowest prices come Saturday, May 3 from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.   Months of book collecting and... read more »

Wings of Wonder Visits Fife Lake Library

Posted by Julie on Apr 1st 2014, 2:43pm.
Join us April 16th at 1:00pm as Jessica Ressard presents her raptors.  Jessica is the founder and director of the Raptor Sanctuary in Empire Michigan that rehabilitates and releases raptors.  This is a free program following our senior luncheon at noon.  Reservations are necessary for the luncheon, but not the presentation.  The... read more »

Visually Impaired Painter (VIP) Peggy McNew to Exhibit Artwork at Library

Posted by Kristen on Mar 25th 2014, 2:18pm.
The Traverse Area District Library (TADL) is pleased to welcome VIP (visually impaired painter), Peggy S. McNew, as the featured artist on display at the Main (Woodmere) Branch during the month of May.   This is the first public exhibit at the library for Peggy who has been living with Cone Dystrophy for the last 30 years. She explains the... read more »

April Author Events

Posted by Kristen on Mar 20th 2014, 12:31pm.
During the month of April the Traverse Area District Library is pleased to present the following author events.    April 9: Steve Luxenberg As part of a Great Michigan Read collaborative community series with Northern Lakes Community Mental Health, TADL will welcome Steve Luxenberg, author of the 2013-2014 Great Michigan Read, "Annie’s... read more »

TADL Welcomes Traverse Area Camera Club Annual Photography Exhibit to Woodmere

Posted by Kristen on Mar 20th 2014, 9:17am.
The Traverse Area District Library is pleased to welcome back the Traverse Area Camera Club to the Main (Woodmere) Branch for their annual photography exhibition. The exhibit will feature artwork from Club members as well as images from area students in 9th through 12th grade from Antrim, Benzie, Grand Traverse, Kalkaska and Wexford counties.... read more »

Local Author Event with Bob Linsenman

Posted by Kristen on Mar 11th 2014, 12:24pm.
The Traverse Area District Library (TADL) is pleased to welcome local author Bob Linsenman to the Main (Woodmere) Branch on Wednesday, March 19 at 6:30 p.m. Linsenman worked in the book publishing industry, computer software and as a non-fiction literary agent. Since 1991, he has managed a fly shop and worked as a fly fishing guide and freelance writer.... read more »

Library and Community Mental Health Team Up to Present Great MI Read Community Event Series

Posted by Kristen on Mar 10th 2014, 1:58pm.
(Traverse City, Mich;) The Traverse Area District Library (TADL) will team up with Northern Lakes Community Mental Health (NLCMH) to present a series of local events April 3-12, 2014 to recognize the 2013-2014 Great Michigan Read, Annie’s Ghosts: A Journey Into a Family Secret by journalist and Detroit native Steve Luxenberg.  The collaborative... read more »

Library Presents 17th Annual Poets' Night Out Event

Posted by Kristen on Mar 3rd 2014, 4:51pm.
Celebrate National Poetry Month by attending the 17th Annual Poet's Night Out event on Sunday, April 27 at the Traverse City Opera House. The show begins at 7 p.m. and admission is free.   Typically presented in November, this year's poetry contest and reading event, showcasing 25 area poets from a 10-county region selected by a jury team, will... read more »