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Events - Next 7 Days

Wed Aug 24, 2016 @ 1:30pm - 02:30pm
Ann Arbor Hands-on Museum

Wed Aug 24, 2016 @ 6:00pm - 08:00pm
Library Board of Trustees Meeting

Thu Aug 25, 2016 @ 8:30am - 09:30am
Walking Club

Thu Aug 25, 2016 @ 2:00pm - 04:00pm
Family Movie Matinee

Fri Aug 26, 2016 @10:15am - 11:00am
Storytime & Craft

Fri Aug 26, 2016 @ 1:00pm - 03:00pm
CAL Knitting

Fri Aug 26, 2016 @ 2:00pm - 03:30pm
Invasive Species

Tue Aug 30, 2016 @12:00pm - 04:00pm
Tech Tuesday

Wed Aug 31, 2016 @10:00am - 05:00pm
ARZO Field Trip

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Invasive Species -- Plants & Insects & Fungi, oh My! Print E-mail

Forester Eric Brandon from the Alcona Conservation District presents “Plants and Insects and Fungi, Oh My!” on Friday, August 26 at 2:00 p.m. at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library.  Brandon will discuss the threats to the health of our surrounding forests by these invasive species.  Anyone interested in the health of the Alcona County countryside, from landowner to vacationer, is invited to this program.  For more information, please call 989-724-6796.

Last Updated on Friday, 19 August 2016 11:44
Ann Arbor Hands-on Museum Print E-mail

Ann Arbor Hands-on Museum presents Roller Coaster Workshop at the Harrisille branch on Wednesday, August 24 at 1:30 p.m.  All Ages welcome to learn the physics behind roller coasters and have a roller coaster race!  In addition to the program, ages 10-18 will have an opportunity to sign up for part two of this program – a free visit to ARZO amusement park in Alpena on August 31, transportation included.  This program supported with a grant from Dollar General Literacy Foundation and YALSA.  Call 989-724-6796 for more information.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 August 2016 15:27
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
Conversation With Author Mardi Jo Link Print E-mail

Conversation with Mardi Jo Link

Author of The Drummond Girls and Bootstrapper

2:00pm - 3:30pm Alcona County Library
Harrisville Branch (In Downtown Harrisville)

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Last Updated on Thursday, 14 July 2016 14:54
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