Posted by Julie on Dec 3rd 2013, 4:06pm.
The Fife Lake Library will be collecting donations through the month of December. We are collecting hats, mittens and socks for the local elementary school. We will also be collecting non-perishable food items for our local food pantry. Please drop off donations to the Fife Lake Library and help to keep our community fed and warm this... read more »
Posted by Julie on Dec 3rd 2013, 3:59pm.
Celebrate the holiday season with the Friends of the Fife Lake Library. The celebration will take place Sunday, December 8, 1:00pm to 4:00pm at the Forest Area High School. This year's theme is "Christmas Tea". There will be raffles, sleigh rides, entertainment and a light lunch with desserts. Tickets are available at the Fife... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Dec 3rd 2013, 3:57pm.
LIBRARY HOSTS BOOK LAUNCH FOR "PERRY HANNAH'S GIFTS - THEN & NOW" Local Authors Present Fascinating Story of Traverse City's Founding Father (Traverse City, Mich.:) The Traverse Area District Library (TADL) is pleased to host local authors Peg Jonkhoff and Fred Hoisington, both of Traverse City, as they launch their new book on Traverse... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Nov 21st 2013, 1:18pm.
November 25, 2013 (Traverse City, Mich;) The annual Poets' Night Out is now accepting poetry submissions until January 25, 2014 for its 2014 public poetry contest taking place in April at the Traverse City Opera House. Submissions will be accepted until January 25, 2014 via mail or can be dropped off at the Woodmere (Main) Branch of the Traverse... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Nov 19th 2013, 10:12am.
The Traverse Area District Library is pleased to welcome back local acrylic artist Michelle Hart Jahraus to the Woodmere (Main) Branch to exhibit her scenic artwork December 16 through January 16. Members of the community are invited and encouraged to stop in and browse Michelle's beautiful artwork on display in the McGuire Room. Jahraus,... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Nov 18th 2013, 2:23pm.
December 9, 2013 (Traverse City, Mich;) The Traverse Area District Library (TADL) is launching the second phase of it's Grow the Gardens fundraising effort, a project to create an attractive and educational landscape to enhance the front entrance to the Main (Woodmere) Branch Library. Fundraising for Phase II of the plan, the acquisition and... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Nov 18th 2013, 12:28pm.
This holiday season visit the Friends of the Traverse Area District Library Gift Shop at the Woodmere (Main) Branch for a wide selection of unique items that will delight your family, friends, and co-workers! Among the gift items available for sale, you'll find: • Purses and clutches, eco sacks, travel bags, coin purses and wallets and other... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Nov 15th 2013, 10:21am.
Thank you very much for supporting the Friends of the Traverse Area District Library! Your generosity allows us to continue our support of the library’s many worthy programs including summer reading activities, author visits, providing books for the borrowing collection, and support of online resources providing access to thousands of users. We... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Nov 13th 2013, 11:37am.
November 13, 2013 (Traverse City, Mich;) The Traverse Area District Library (TADL) is excited and pleased to announce Catherine Lancaster as the organization's new Coordinator of Youth Services. Lancaster, who previously served as children's librarian at Flint Public Library, brings a full range of professional and leadership experience... read more »
Posted by Julie on Nov 5th 2013, 2:44pm.
Please join author Bill O. Smith on Wednesday, November 6 at 1:00pm, and celebrate "The Chickadee Spirit", the second in the series of charming children's books appealing to children, parents, nature lovers and all those who have a commitment to family and community. Everyone is welcome to this FREE presentation. It will follow our senior... read more »