Enter barcode from back of
library card (all 14 digits):
Facebook Twitter
Serving the residents of Houghton, Chassell Township, Portage Township, and fee-paying individuals.
Today is July 30th, 2014

The Latest News


Bergonzi String Quartet Children’s Concert

This delightful performance of Peter and the Wolf will engage children’s imaginations in a magical, musical way. Join us for this free Pine Mountain Music Festival event!


Let’s Go Fly a Kite!

Make kites and fly them with Big Brothers Big Sisters and the library. Fun!


Music on the Menu with Trio Tumpelot

Join us outside on the dock for this delightful mix of folk and dance hall tunes from Finland, France, Ukraine and more.


The Science of Dinosaurs

Kids of all ages! Let Paleo Joe take you back to the time of the dinosaurs and learn about them through science in an exciting, fun, and educational way.


Music on the Menu with Steve Jones & the Garden City Hot Club

Steve Jones and the Garden City Hot Club will get your toes tapping and your fingers snapping so come and enjoy their amazing music on the waterfront.


Peregrine Falcons of the Keweenaw

Joe Youngman invites you to bring your spotting scopes, binoculars and cameras to this “baby shower” and field trip. This exciting event is for all ages.

read more news postings

Great Lakes Digital Library

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

This Week @PLDL

Keep up to date on the events happening at the Portage Lake District Library!

Newsletter Signup

Enter your email address and name below to receive our free newsletter:


New Music

We have  added the latest album from Passenger: Whispers

We have also added the newest album from Ed Sheeran: Multiply

Stop by and check them out!

Featured Collection

Check out our newest Featured Collection of Vegan books!

Copyright©2014 by Portage Lake District Library
Phone: (906)482-4570 // Fax: (906)482-2129 // 58 Huron Street, Houghton, MI 49931-2194
Website byWebsite by the Marquette Web Maestro - www.marquettewebmaestro.comthe Marquette Web Maestro