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Today is November 18th, 2017

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Ancestry Library Edition Training for the Public

Learn how to use the Ancestry Library Edition to research your family tree.


The Dynamics of Domestic Violence

Learn about domestic violence, why victims stay, what effects it has on children, and why domestic violence is still happening.


Searching for Grants and Grantmakers Using the Foundation Center

Our library is home to the largest collection of grants and grantmakers in the United States. Learn how to use the Foundation Directory to find grants your organization.


Keweenaw Garden Club: Beekeeping

There’s much to learn about beekeeping at this event. David is the beekeeper for 138 local hives!


Gluten-Free Recipe Exchange: It’s Future

Everyone who is interested in eating gluten-free is invited to attend this meeting to discuss the future of the Gluten-Free Recipe Exchange. Your input and opinions are needed as the decision to continue meeting or not is made.


1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

You are invited to participate in this family reading project for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers.

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TRC Logo In partnership with the Copper Country Reading Council, the library has created a new collection of materials for area teachers. Click the Teacher Resource Collection logo to view the items in our online catalog.

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Friday: 10am-5pm

Saturday: 10am-3pm

Sunday: Closed

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