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Today is June 18th, 2018

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Friends of the Library Summer Book Sale

What better way is there to begin the Summer Reading Program than with a good book you found at the Friends of the Library book sale!


Summer Reading Program Begins!

Join the fun as the Summer Reading Program begins! There will be crafts for kids and make your own ice cream sundae for everyone.


Kivajat Dancers Perform Traditional Finnish Folk Dances for Music on the Menu

Enjoy traditional Finnish music and folk dancing with the Kivajat Dancers at this outdoor, summer event held on the dock outside the library.


Michigan Department of Attorney General Consumer Education Program: Phone, Mail and e-Scams

Learn how to recognize scams prevalent in phone calls, mail, email, and texts and how to minimize your risk of being victimized.


Show Us Your Smart Card!

The library is excited to announce a new partnership with area businesses in our district called “Show Us Your Smart Card.” Library cardholders can receive special discounts on goods and services at participating businesses just by showing them their library card.


Copper Country Home Educators Used Curriculum Sale

Find great resources and books at this used curriculum sale.

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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.

Preview Our New Website!


While we prepare to launch our new website, we’re sharing a preview with you to help make the transition seamless. Click here to preview the new site today!

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Friday: 10am-5pm

Saturday: 10am-3pm

Sunday: Closed

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