During the month of April libraries across the country are encouraged to promote library use in their community. In keeping with the ALA's theme of "Lives Change @ your library." the Grand Ledge Library has arranged a series of entertaining and enriching experiences for adults. The series, "Adult Lives Change @ your library" will be held Thursday evenings during the month of April. Please join us in the meeting room of the main library located at 131 E. Jefferson St., Grand Ledge. A relaxing atmosphere will be set with the warm fireplace , candles and soft lighting; refresments of wine (the sparkling. non-alcoholic variety) and cheese will be served. Details of dates, times and entertainment offered is available on the events calendar.
Skype with Steve Luxenberg
Authors in the Garden Series is proud to welcome author Steve Luxenberg in a Skype visit. Mr. Luxenberg is the author of “Annie’s Ghosts” which was chosen by the Michigan Humanities Council for their biennial
the Great Michigan Read 2013 program The goal of this program is to connect Michigan residents by discussions
of a single literary title. Titles are chosen that encourage exploration of Michigan and the individual identities of
Michiganians. This title has been a popular title of area book clubs as well as individual readers.During our Skype visit Steve will read an excerpt from his book and answer audience questions.
Copies of “Annie’s Ghosts” are available at both locations of the Grand Ledge Area District Library.
At this time we have available:
- Select Federal tax forms
- All instructions booklets
- State of Michigan tax forms
- City of Lansing tax forms
Additional forms are available online using the above links.
Grand Ledge Area District Library participates with other Michigan libraries to offer eAudio Books and eBooks to our registered borrowers through a service called OverDrive. Please be sure that you have signed up for a pin number at the library for access to this service. Patrons can check out up to 10 titles for free for 7, 14, or 21 days. Check out these great collections for your favorite authors and a great variety of topics.
We now have a special Kids portal to make it even easier for our younger patrons to find the books they want the most. Please click on the Kids icon above.
Starting again Tuesday, February 4 -- Join us for Preschool Story Time.
Story Time is for 3-6 year olds and is offered, as scheduled, on Tuesdays at 11 a.m. in the library meeting room. A story, craft and activities are offered.
We ask that parents or caregivers attend with their children and watch their younger children. We want to provide an atmosphere that helps promote readiness for school for the 3-6 year old participants.
If you have any questions, please call Ruth at 517.627.7014
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The Morningstar Investment Research Center is an online investment database with information on more than 30,000 stocks, mutual funds, and exchange-traded funds. This database provides independent analysis, industry information, stock charts, portfolio building tools, and the Morningstar Investing Classroom(SM) series of web-based educational tutorials. Through the library webpage, library patrons can access this database from anywhere they have Internet access.
Fax service now available at both the Grand Ledge and Wacousta library locations. Price: $2 for every 4 pages
Ask at the front desk to send your fax and we'll be glad to help!
Books Featured this Week at Online Book Club
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Every day you will receive a 5-minute sample from a book in your email. By the end of the week, you'll have read 2-3 chapters.Get started now!