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Today is May 5th, 2016

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Celebrate National Library Week With Us

Join us for a week of activities and learning about new resources offered at your library!


Mindfulness Meditation Meetings

You can participate in one or all of these mindfulness meditation meetings offered by Sharon Levine during the month of April.


Local Author Corey LaBissoniere Presents “Return to Enchantas”

Join us for a talk and slide show presentation by local author Corey LaBissoniere about his most recent book for Young Adults. This event is part of the library’s celebration of National Book Week.


Find Your Park Junior Paleontologist Family Programs with Ranger Val

Discover your National Parks with Ranger Val Martin in this series of Junior Paleontologist Family Programs. Kids who attend will earn their Junior Ranger Paleontologist badge!


Keweenaw Garden Club: Keweenaw Butterflies in the Garden

Learn about local species of butterflies and how to attract them to your garden with hobby entomologist Tim Eisele. This program is sponsored by the Keweenaw Garden Club.


Michigan DNR Fisheries Department, 2016 Fishing Regulations

Enjoy refreshments while you learn about the latest changes in fishing regulations for 2016.

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New Fiction!

See what’s new in the Portage Lake District Library Catalog


Library Hours

Monday-Thursday: 10am-8pm

Friday: 10am-5pm

Saturday: 10am-3pm

Sunday: Closed


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