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Events - Next 7 Days

Wed Jul 27, 2016 @ 1:30pm - 02:30pm

Wed Jul 27, 2016 @ 2:00pm - 04:00pm
Library Board of Trustees Meeting

Thu Jul 28, 2016 @ 8:30am - 09:30am
Walking Club

Thu Jul 28, 2016 @ 2:00pm - 04:00pm
Family Movie Matinee

Fri Jul 29, 2016 @10:15am - 11:00am
Storytime & Craft

Fri Jul 29, 2016 @ 1:00pm - 03:00pm
CAL Knitting

Fri Jul 29, 2016 @ 3:00pm - 04:00pm
End of Summer Reading Party

Mon Aug 01, 2016 @11:00am - 02:00pm
Get Crafty Zendoodle

Tue Aug 02, 2016 @12:00pm - 04:00pm
Tech Tuesday

Tue Aug 02, 2016 @ 2:00pm - 03:00pm

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Drummunity Print E-mail
Drummunity – Rhythm and Drums Program at the Harrisville branch on Wednesday, July 27 at 1:30 p.m.  Drummunity is a program for all ages, preschool to elders.  It’s a high-energy, community-music-making circle, emphasizing family fun, exploration, improvisation, cooperation, creativity and diversity.  Percussion instruments supplied for everyone! This activity supported by the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs.  For more information on this or other Library programs, call 989-724-6796.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 July 2016 13:26
Children's Summer Reading 2016 Print E-mail


Kids of all ages are invited to join us for our “On Your Mark, Get Set, Read” Summer Reading Program. The children’s program is for children 12 and under. Our kickoff is on June 15 with Joel Tacey. Children earn prizes for every 5 hours they read and also will receive a coupon to be entered for the grand prize drawing. Once a child reads for 20 hours they receive extra coupons for the drawing.  The End of Summer Reading Prize drawing party will be held on July 29 at 3:00 p.m. at the Harrisville Branch.

Last Updated on Friday, 24 June 2016 11:07
Michigan Activity Pass Print E-mail

2016 Michigan Activity Pass

Did you know that your library card can be your best travel companion? Discover hundreds of Michigan's cultural destinations and natural attractions with your Michigan library card! You can "check out" FREE or discounted admission passes (or other exclusive offers) to hundreds of Michigan state parks, campgrounds, museums, trails, arts & cultural destinations, seven National Park Service venues, and more.

Michigan Activity Pass

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Last Updated on Thursday, 02 June 2016 11:05
Freegal Music - Free Music Downloads and Streaming Print E-mail

Alcona County Library has joined Library Ideas' network of Public Library websites that offer access to over seven million songs, including Sony Music Entertainment’s catalogue of legendary artists. The Freegal Music Service will allow Alcona County Library to increase the size and diversity of its collection by offering access to over 28,000 music labels from 101 different countries.

Last Updated on Thursday, 15 October 2015 12:28
Free Online Tutorials Print E-mail

Free online tutorials - advance your computer skills at your own pace

If you're new to working with a computer and feel like you could use a hand, help is on the way! The Alcona County Library website now features a selection of links to free online lessons, chosen from around the internet, that teach useful computing skills.
Whether you're at home using your own computer or in the library, these tutorials will explain from the beginning what you need to know to get the most out of your computing experience.

Find them in the library website's main menu above, under Quick Information - Weblinks - Computer Tutorials.

UPDATE 12/30/13 - Now includes a guide to getting around in Windows 8, part of Microsoft's helpful collection of Getting Started Tutorials for Windows.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 July 2014 14:12
Historical Intranet Print E-mail

The Doris Gauthier Collection, Library documents and Historical Society photos are now available for searching and accessing on the Historical Intranet. This link is accessible from the public computers at any Alcona County Library branch, or on any device connected to our wireless network. Click here to access!

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 November 2015 12:45