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Today is August 28th, 2016

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Nerf Battle, Ages 9 – 12

Nerf versions of Capture the Flag and other games will be played, and pizza and refreshments will be served. For ages 9 – 12 only.


Find Your Park Storytime

Join us for another fabulous Storytime with Ranger Val as we explore the ponds and lakes of Isle Royale!


Pokemon Go @ Your Library

Did you know our library is surrounded by three different Pokéstops? Load up on Pokéballs, Incense, Eggs and more! We’ll also be dropping Lure Modules at Pokéstops around the library to attract Pokémon!


Music on the Menu with Steve Jones

A nice breeze is blowing, so join us outside on the dock today for another great music performance with Steve Jones.


Joy Division: Under Review

Join us for a screening of Joy Division: Under Review, a chronological account of the influential late 1970s English rock band.


For Kids: What Is a National Park?

Kids of all ages will learn about our National Parks and why they are important with Isle Royale National Park Ranger Lori Honrath.

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Monday-Thursday: 10am-8pm

Friday: 10am-5pm

Saturday: 10am-3pm

Sunday: Closed


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