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Today is December 19th, 2014

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Food for Fines

Bring in non-perishable food to pay for library fines. Donations will be given to local food pantries, and contributions are welcome even if you have no fines to pay.


Kids Paint Holiday Ornaments

The Magic Kiln Studio and the Friends of the Library team up to provide ceramic holiday ornaments for kids to paint.


A Musical Storytime

The Houghton High School Key club presents another fabulous Storytime on Saturday, December 6!


The Bi-National Forum and Its Work in the Lake Superior Basin

Dr. Nancy Langston will discuss the work of the Lake Superior Bi-National Forum at the Friends of the Land of Keweenaw’s (FOLK) Annual Meeting. All are welcome!


Family Science and Engineering Night

Explore! Investigate! Discover! Family Science and Engineering Night for kids through Grade 5 and their parents offers hands-on learning and activities. Presented by the Western U.P. Center for Science, Math, and Environmental Education, Michigan Technological University, and the Portage Lake District Library.


Gluten-Free Recipe Exchange

Join us for some gluten-free holiday treats tonight!

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New Fiction!

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

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Monday-Thursday: 10am-8pm

Friday: 10am-5pm

Saturday: 10am-3pm

Sunday: Closed

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New Music

We have added the latest album from Colbie Callait: Gypsy Heart

We have added the newest album from Brad Paisley: Moonshine In The Trunk

We have also added the newest album from Kenny Chesney: The Big Revival

Stop by and check them out!

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