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Mon.-Fri. 9 am – 8 pm
Saturday 9 am – 2 pm
Closed Sundays

226 S. Bostwick
Charlotte, MI 48813

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Books Have NOT Lost Their Popularity!

Check out this article about a recent Gallup poll. Americans are still reading!
Rumors of the Demise of Books Greatly Exaggerated

Support our Children’s Programming

January Special!

Purchase 2 movies – get 1 free from our Used Book Sale section

This is NOT movie rentals – only purchases from Used Book Sale section.
View price information here

I heard on a boat, I heard from a goat,

I heard on a train, I heard in the rain,
That you want to buy an I WILL READ Shirt!
You may buy it here and only here until February 25!

View purchase details here

What’s Happening at the Library-Week of January 16

Winter Reading Program Begins!

Monday, January 16
Runs through February 25
Pick up your bookmarks today!

Register Now for Winter Story Hour!

Tuesdays from February 10 to May 9
10:00 to 10:45
Children who are at least three years old
and less than five years old on January 1, 2017.
Parents leave their child for Story Hour after
signing in, but they must remain in the library.
Activities include stories, songs, finger plays, and a craft.
Group size is limited and pre-registration is necessary.
Sign-up is now. Free.
Call 543-8859 to reserve a spot for your child.

7th/8th Young Adult Book Club

Tuesday, January 17
6:30 p.m.
Must register to attend.
Openings now – call 543-8859.

Beginning Word Computer Training

Wednesday, January 18
5:30 p.m.
Must register to attend!
Call 543-8859 to register.

Little Ones

Thursdays from January 19 to May 11
10:00 – 10:30
Babies and toddlers, ages from birth to four,
and their caregivers. Introduces your little one
to stories, songs, rhymes, and finger plays. Have
fun and help him or her learn! Have an older child?
You are welcome to bring older siblings.
No pre-registration is required. No charge.

Library Board Meeting

7:00 p.m.
Public is welcome!

Fee Card Rates

Out-of-district library cards are $60.00 per household/per year.
View Fee Card Information


1000 Books Before Kindergarten

1000 Books website

Michigan Activity Pass

Michigan Activity Pass Page



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  • Overdrive Advantage

    It's here! Click on the Kids/Teens link below to visit the new eReading Room at Woodlands Overdrive Advantage!
    Kids-Teens_eReadingRoom Click here
    for eReader help.
  • Overdrive Advantage Sponsorship Thank You

    Overdrive, (our e-book loaning library), has been upgraded to Overdrive Advantage through generous donations

    in memory of Dave Martens.

  • ExpressSOS

    Access Michigan Secretary of State online services:

    ExpressSOS.com Renew License Plate Tabs Online through the above link.