Welcome to the Leelanau Township Library
Located at 119 E. Nagonaba Street in Northport, Michigan, our library issues borrower’s cards to all residents and visitors free of charge. Welcome!
The Library will be CLOSED on Saturday, July 4th but the BOOK SALE WILL TAKE PLACE on the 4th from 9:00 to 3:00 in the Township Hall
UPCOMING EVENTS and Announcements:
Wigglers always meet on Thursdays at a new time - 10:30 in the Children's Corner. Everyone is welcome!
School Age Story Time in the Leelanau Township Hall on Fridays at 10:30 beginning June 19
We are NO LONGER accepting books for our annual Book Sale to be held on July 4th in the Township Hall
FRIENDS OF THE LEELANAU TOWNSHIP LIBRARY
SUMMER WRITERS SERIES
Tuesdays ----- June 30, & July 7, 14, 21, 28 ----- 7:30pm
“Love, Sex, and 4-H”
Anne-Marie Oomen is founding editor of Dunes Review, former president of Michigan Writers, Inc., serves as instructor of creative writing at Interlochen Arts Academy, ICCA Writer’s Retreat, and Solstice MFA at Pine Manor College, MA.
“The Stone Circle Poems”
Terry Wooten created Stone Circle near Elk Rapids, Michigan.
He is a two-time recipient of the Michigan Creative Artist Award. Wooten is a living legend on the Midwest arts scene and his Stone Circle is a cherished institution.
“The Man He Became: How FDR Defied Polio to Win the Presidency”
James Tobin is professor of Media, Journalism, and
Film at Miami University, in Ohio. His book, Ernie Pyle's War, won the National Book Critics Circle Award in biography.
“Flight of Megizzewas”
Karen Trolenberg is a member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators. She was inspired when a bald eagle flew overhead, as she kayaked down the Platte River. Her great-great-grandfather had rescued a fledgling bald eagle in 1917.
“Great Lakes Island Adventure”
Loreen Niewenhuis grew up in Michigan. She has an M.A. in Science and an MFA from Spalding University. Her 2009 work,
Scar Tissue, was a finalist for the Flannery O’Connor Award. Loreen has written three 1,000-Mile Great Lakes Adventure Books.