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Library Board Meeting

Wednesday, December 2nd at 7:30 p.m.

The Library Board of Trustees will be meeting on Wednesday, December 2nd at 7:30 p.m. This meeting will take place virtually via Zoom and is open to the public.

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To join via phone, see below:

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This meeting is being held by videoconference in accordance with Governor Whitmer and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services' recommendation designed to help prevent the spread of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).


MPL is Now Curbside Only

Effective Monday, November 16th 

As the COVID-19 situation changes in our community we continue to adapt our services in ways that will keep patrons and staff safe. Accordingly, due to the rise in COVID-19 cases locally, MacDonald Public Library will once again be closing our building to the public. 

Effective Monday, November 16th, MacDonald Public Library will offer curbside service ONLY. The building will remain closed to the public until further notice. Holds and requests may still be placed online or via phone. MeLCat service will not be interrupted at this time.

As of Monday, November 16th:
  • Our hours will now be Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Curbside service will be available for requests and holds Monday through Friday from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Pick-up can be arranged by calling (586) 725-0273, ext. 2. Later pick-ups may be scheduled on an as-needed basis.
  • Patrons may print by calling our staff at (586) 725-0273, ext. 2. Patrons will be provided with an email address at that time. Patrons will then be able to email any documents that they wish to have printed and delivered curbside. Fax and copy requests can also be scheduled by calling (586) 725-0273, ext. 2.
  • We request that patrons wear masks and respect social distancing guidelines when interacting with our staff during curbside service.
  • All returns will continue to be quarantined for a total of 96 hours.
  • Reference questions and questions pertaining to digital services may be directed to Librarian Maria Gardella at
  • Donations cannot be accommodated at this time and will not be accepted.
We thank you for your patience and understanding. Please feel free to reach out with any questions or concerns at or by calling (586) 725-0273.



We encourage our patrons to follow all recommendations made by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the World Health Organization (WHO), and the State of Michigan. For more information regarding COVID-19 ("Coronavirus"), please see below:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

World Health Organization (WHO)…/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019

State of Michigan – COVID-19 ("Coronavirus")

State of Michigan – COVID-19 ("Coronavirus") Mental Health Resources