Join Miss Judy for Preschool Story Hour

Picture of cats readingJoin Miss Judy for Preschool Story Hour at the Millington Arbela District Library.

Children ages three to five years old who have not been in kinder­garten are wel­come to enjoy the sto­ries and crafts. The Preschool Story Hour fun can be found in the library’s con­fer­ence room on Mondays from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM.

There is no charge for this pro­gram. Call the library at (989) 871‑2003 to sign your child up today.

Posted in Events, Library News

Library Millage Passes

Smiley faceOn August 5, 2014 the cit­i­zens of Millington and Arbela town­ships voted, by a mar­gin of 759 yes votes to 295 no, to pre­serve the mill­age which pro­vides the major­ity of the Millington Arbela District Library’s fund­ing. The vote was 72% favorable.

The library would like to thank the cit­i­zens of Millington and Arbela town­ships, and the vol­un­teers who devoted their time and effort to work­ing on the cam­paign, for their support.

Posted in Community, Library News

Need Help With Downloading the Library’s eBooks & Audiobooks?

The Millington Arbela District Library’s Digital Collection includes both eBooks and Audiobooks. They can be checked out for two weeks and then down­loaded to your com­pat­i­ble device.

Extensive help with the down­load pro­ce­dure can be found here. The video below will walk you through the procedure.

Posted in Help

Millington Lions Donate an Early Literacy Computer to the Library

 

AWE Early Literacy Station™

Early Literacy Station™

The Millington Lions Club has donated an AWE Early Literacy Station™ to the Millington Arbela District Library. The Early Literacy Station (ELS) is a dynamic, turnkey all-in-one dig­i­tal learn­ing solu­tion for chil­dren ages 2–8. It requires no Internet con­nec­tion, so it is safe and secure.

The lat­est ver­sion fea­tures more than 60 edu­ca­tional soft­ware pro­grams that have been designed to teach skills in math, read­ing, logic and other areas. The edu­ca­tional titles are dis­played using engag­ing graph­ics and intu­itive menus. The com­puter is equipped with a touch screen for lit­tle hands that can­not use a mouse.

The Millington Arbela District Library Board of Trustees and library staff is very excited about this dona­tion. We are look­ing for­ward to the chil­dren of Millington enjoying the process of learn­ing new skills and hav­ing fun at the same time.

Posted in Community, Library News

Library Acces­si­bil­ity Features

Handicaped logoThe Millington Arbela District Library offers many ser­vices to those with spe­cial needs. For exam­ple, this Web site now sup­ports more usage modes than ever before. Screen­read­ers, touch devices, and mouse­less work­flows all have improved ease of use and accessibility.

We also have avail­able: audio books, home deliv­ery, a CCTV text mag­ni­fier and plenty of hand­i­capped park­ing. Read more about accessibility

Posted in Help, Library News

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Monday: 9 AM to 8 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM to 8 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM to 8 PM
Thursday: 9 AM to 8 PM
Friday: 9 AM to 6 PM
Saturday: Noon to 4 PM
Sunday: Closed

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