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Regarding Our Reopening

As of July 20th, the lobby and Children's area of the library are open. Library hours remain 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Adult side is closed for renovations until further notice. As such, public internet computers are not available at this time.

Changes in the Children's area include: removal of puppets, puppet theater and all toys, limited access to one juvenile computer and one iPad, two chairs per table, and compliance with the 25% occupancy limit as required by law. 

When, entering our building, we require patrons to wear a mask, practice social distancing, use hand sanitizer, and keep visits as brief as possible.

Curbside pick-up is also available. Please call (586) 725-0273, ext. 2. to schedule a pick-up. Our bookdrop is available 24/7, with all returns being quarantined for 96 hours (4 days). 

We appreciate your patience during this time! For real-time updates and further details, please visit our Facebook.


All ages can soon join us on Facebook for a virtual "Imagination Celebration" performance by the Children's Theatre of Michigan! This performance will include storytelling, music and fun for the whole family! The link to this event will be posted on our library Facebook on Saturday, August 8th, 2020.


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


Teen Summer Reading 2020: Imagine Your Story

June 8th through August 21st, 2020

MPL's Teen Summer Reading Program begins on June 8th, 2020. Our theme for 2020 is Imagine Your Story!

Read fifteen (15) hours before August 21, 2020 to be entered to win one of four Visa gift cards, ranging in total amount from $25 to $100. Teens may read up to twenty (20) hours for an extra entry to win. Entries will be automatically generated here in Beanstack. A drawing will take place on August 22nd to determine our 2020 prize winners!

Please note that students entering 6th grade for the 2020-21 academic school year are welcome to participate in Teen Summer Reading. Registration and logging can be done 100% digitally via Beanstack!


Children's Summer Reading is Here

Our library's annual Summer Reading program for kids is here! All kids have to do to receive a prize and a free book is read 50 days this summer. We recommend counting all days wihere you read at least 15 minutes. Prizes will be available on a date to be determined. To participate just create an account at We have a paper log also available if you'd like to download and print it to track reading.

June programs (Wednesdays at 11 am, held virtually)
August 5th: Build Cinderella's Carriage (on Facebook Live)


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