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Serving the residents of Houghton, Chassell Township, Portage Township, and fee-paying individuals.
Today is September 23rd, 2014

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Welcome State Librarian, Randy Riley

You are invited to an Open House to meet Randy Riley, the State Librarian of the Library of Michigan.


American Cancer Society: Reach To Recovery

This program is open to all with a special invitation to women who have breast cancer and to survivors of breast cancer.


Big Violins for Little People

Parents and their children can enjoy listening to a music performance as well as joining in the fun of making music together. Kids can try out the stringed instruments afterwards and parents will learn about the Suzuki music program.



Join us for stories, crafts, and a really good time!


Gluten-Free Recipe Exchange

The Gluten-Free Recipe Exchange is back with more recipes, discussions, shared stories and wisdom for those who are gluten intolerant.


Protecting Our Precious Waters with National Geographic Adventurers of the Year Dave and Amy Freeman

What’s your idea of a great adventure? Learn about these National Geographic Adventurers of the Year, their travels and tales across thousands of miles, and their current journey to protect the pristine watersheds of Lake Superior.

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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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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 Coldplay: Ghost Stories

We have also added the newest album from Raffi: Love Bug

Stop by and check them out!

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