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Today is January 30th, 2015

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Bluubeam Tutorial

Learn how Bluubeam technology can keep you informed.


The Do’s and Don’ts of Lanscape Design

Certified Landscape Designer Quincy Higgins Arney will guide you through the landscape design process. This program was cancelled in January because of the weather, but you can enjoy it now!


Need Health Insurance?

Free one-on-one health insurance assistance and information is available at this event with certified application counselor Iola Brubaker.


Freighters on Ice: Icebreaking Operations of the Tug Erika Kobasic

See amazing video footage of an icebreaker hard at work during last winter’s deep freeze. Roger Juntunen-Hewlett presents this exciting series about ships on the Great Lakes.


Homebirth and Natural Birth Choices

Join Misty Williams and a panel of local midwives and doulas as they discuss childbirth choices. This program is part of the Natural Health and Wellness series.


Houghton Energy Efficiency Team (HEET)

Learn the latest exciting news as plans continue with developing a local community energy plan.

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Great Lakes Digital Library

New Fiction!

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

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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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