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The Great Lakes: Our HOMES

July 9, 11:00 am Join DNR educator Alan Wernette from the shores of Lake Michigan at Ludington State Park to learn about the Great Lakes, the largest freshwater ecosystem in the world. The Great Lakes contain over 20% of all the world’s surface fresh water and provide drinking water, recreation, transportation, wildlife habitat and economic … Continued

Quaker Research

July 20, 6:30 pm Presentation by Laressa Northup. Quakers were a considerable part of the population in colonial times and in the 1800’s. Discover what you need to know regarding their recordkeeping, their organization, where to find their records, what is in the records, and where to find Quaker Archives. We will talk about Henshaw’s … Continued

Jack and the Beanstalk

July 8, 6:00 pm We will be gathering outside the library to plant green beans in pots.  We will  provide the pots, seeds, & potting soil.  We will also be decorating a whimsical plant marker . Registration required, please register here! This project is made possible in part by the Next-Level Leadership in Small and … Continued

Join the LTPL Summer Reading Challenge!

Get rewarded for reading this summer by signing up for the Oceans of Possiblities LTPL Summer Reading Challenge in READsquared! From June 1 through August 31 track the minutes you spend reading, attend virtual library events, complete fun Challenge Missions (like reading out loud to a pet or exploring one of our online resources), and … Continued

LTPL Receives Grant!

The library was awarded the 2021 Quick Summer Grant from the Institute of Library and Museum Services, administered by the Library of Michigan. We will be using the grant to purchase playaway launchpad tablets for adults.

Spanish American War

June 15, 6:30 pm Presenter: Derek Blunt “Remember the Maine!” – The Spanish American War – This program will cover the events leading up to and including the war. A discussion of what kinds of artifacts and records were created and where to find them. Derek Blount is a professional genealogist with his own business, … Continued