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Today is April 17th, 2014

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Impacts of Legacy Mining on Torch Lake

Learn about the impact of more than 100 years of mining on Torch Lake and how it affects us today. Presented by MTU faculty Noel Urban, Carol MacLennan, and Judith Perlinger.


Books & Chocolate at this Gluten Free Recipe Exchange Meeting

Discuss books, magazines, and internet sources that have been helpful with understanding gluten intolerance while enjoying gluten-free chocolate desserts!


Conversations & Coffee with Michigan DNR Fisheries Division

This event is for all who love to fish our rivers, lakes and streams and is sponsored by the Michigan DNR Fisheries Division.


Digital Technology Workshops

Save the dates: April 11, April 12, and April 18. Beginning computer users are invited to attend these workshops conducted by students in the Computer Science and Humanities Departments at Michigan Tech.


EFT Tapping: The Stress Blaster

Learn about EFT (Emotional Freedom Technique) with Richard Featherly and Jess Juntunen. Find out how easy this technique is to do and how good you feel afterwards. This program is part of the Natural Health and Wellness series and is sponsored by Herbalists Without Borders.


Portage Lake Philatelists

Bring your stamps and learn about watermarks at this meeting. Everyone is welcome!

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New Fiction!

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

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Sunday: Closed

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New Music

We have added the newest album from Avril Lavigne: Self-Titled.

We have also added the new album from Scott Stapp: Proof of Life.

Finally, we have added Raffi’s newest album: Fun Food Songs.

Stop by and check these all out!

Featured Collection

Check out our newest Featured Collection of Vegan books!

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