Posted by Jill on May 21st 2013, 2:24pm.
Welcome to the Big Library Read™! This is an opportunity to unite readers – and loyal library supporters – all over the world around a single eBook. Together with Sourcebooks, the leading independent publisher, OverDrive and TADL are providing a compelling novel for all to read – with a valid library card, of course.This pilot runs from May... read more »
Posted by William on May 6th 2013, 3:01pm.
Stop in to the Youth Services department at Woodmere during the month of May to learn about Parks and Travel! Following up on the last week of April's National Park Week, Miss Melanie has developed a fantastic display of materials about parks, camping and travel. Check it out!... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Apr 24th 2013, 4:58pm.
The Grand Traverse Area Literacy Council (GTALC), a nonprofit, volunteer based organization dedicated to improving literacy throughout the Grand Traverse region has partnered with the Traverse Area District Library (TADL) to create an easy reading collection available near the reference desk on the second floor at Woodmere. The collection, both for... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Apr 24th 2013, 4:40pm.
The Grand Traverse Area Genealogical Society (GTAGS) has partnered with the Traverse Area District Library (TADL) to develop an extensive genealogical research collection. In addition, GTAGS members are also available to assist patrons with their genealogical research; extensive research for remote patrons may incur a fee.For more than 30 years, GTAGS... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Apr 23rd 2013, 10:54am.
Contact: Ruth Bay Friends of TADL president231-947-1619 or email@example.com TRAVERSE CITY READS ANNOUNCES 2013 BOOK SELECTIONApril 23, 2013 (Traverse City, Mich;) Traverse City READS, a “One Book, One Community” literacy initiative is pleased to announce that "A Good American" by Alex George is the 2013 selection for Northern... read more »
Posted by Julie on Apr 19th 2013, 4:02pm.
The American Red Cross will be accepting blood donations at the Fife Lake Library Community Room. All registered donors will receive a $10.00 Meijer gift card. The blood drive will be held on Friday, May 17, 2013 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm. Appointment are preferred and can be made by calling 1-866-MIBLOOD. For more information, go... read more »
Posted by Julie on Apr 19th 2013, 2:25pm.
The Fife Lake Library in partnership with the Grand Traverse Area Senior Network present, Silk Scarf Painting with Christin. Join us for this very creative demonstration. The program will be held on May 15, 2013 at 1:00pm following our Senior Luncheon. If you would like to join us for lunch prior to the presentation, please R.S.V.P.... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Apr 19th 2013, 11:18am.
2nd Annual Floyd Milton Webster Prize for History Authors of all ages are encouraged to submit writing based upon original historical research related to a person, place, event, object, or time period of the Kingsley area. The Floyd Milton Webster Prize for History has been established to encourage the documentation and preservation of the... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Apr 17th 2013, 2:15pm.
The Library of Michigan has announced the 2013 Michigan Notable Books – 20 books celebrating Michigan people, places and events. “This year’s selections again exemplify the extraordinary resources, people, talent, and history we have here in Michigan,” said State Superintendent Mike Flanagan. “Our Notable Books for 2013... read more »
Posted by Kristen on Apr 9th 2013, 2:57pm.
Although it's been open and serving patrons since the Main (Woodmere) Branch opened, the Friends of TADL Gift Shop is tucked under the stairs and escapes the attention of many. Just look for the bright banner flying to the left of the staircase and take a gander. Shop manager Carolyn Moehle has a discerning eye for choosing the lovely gift... read more »