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Summer Reading

Summer Reading – Prizes and Sponsors!

LIBRARIES ROCK! THIS SUMMER AT MASON COUNTY DISTRICT LIBRARY The Mason County District Library’s popular summer reading program began June 8 in Ludington & Scottville.  There are divisions for children, teens, and new this...

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Summer PoWeR! Days

Playing, Writing, & Reading at the Park! FREE BOOK BAGS with CREATE-YOUR-OWN-STORY BOOKLETS, CRAYONS, and BOOKS! WHAT: OUTDOOR LITERACY EVENTS featuring a variety of activities such as READING ALOUD with kids and WRITING with...

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New Books in July

A dozen new titles by best selling authors that are on automatic order and will be added to our shelves during the month of July. Authors include Brad Thor, Danielle Steel, Catherine Coulter, and...

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Author Agatha Christie

Agatha Christie – Best selling novelist of all time. Known for her detective novels and longest running play. Some fascinating facts about Agatha: Agatha Mary Clarissa Miller was born on September 15, 1890 in...

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Michigan Activity Pass

Did you know that your library card can be your best travel companion? Discover hundreds of Michigan’s cultural destinations and natural attractions with your Michigan library card! You can “check out” FREE or discounted...

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Author Georgette Heyer

Georgette Heyer – English historical romance and detective fiction novelist Some interesting facts about Georgette: She was born in Wimbledon, London in 1902. Georgette was named after her father, George Heyer. Her mother was...

Author Margaret Mitchell

Author Margaret Mitchell

Margaret Mitchell – Author of “Gone with the Wind” Some interesting facts about Margaret: Margaret Munnerlyn Mitchell was born November 8, 1900, in Atlanta, Georgia. Both her parents were attorneys. Her mother, Mary Isabel...

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Author Diana Gabaldon

Diana Gabaldon – Author known for the Outlander and Lord John Grey series Some interesting facts about Diana: She was born on January 11, 1952, in Scottsdale, Arizona. Her father was an Arizona senator....

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New Books in June

A dozen new titles by best selling authors that are on automatic order and will be added to our shelves during the month of June. Authors include Lisa Jackson, Diana Palmer, and Douglas Preston.