Join 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 stories and crafts for six weeks. Preschool story hour starts on Monday September 5th 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.
On 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.
Amber L. Hughey became the Assistant Director of the Millington Arbela District Library on April first, 2014. Amber is a Millington High School graduate and holds a Masters of Library and Information Science degree from Wayne State University. Her professional library experience includes employment as a substitute clerk here at the Millington Arbela District Library and as a reference librarian with the Bay County Library System.
Some of her favorite authors are L.M. Montgomery, Anne Bishop, Kim Harrison and Victoria Laurie. According to Amber, when she doesn’t have a book or toddler in hand, she “…can usually be found either outside in her garden, or inside gaming.”
Ty Smith has joined the staff as a page. He is a Junior in the Collage Prep program at Millington High School.
Katherine (Kathy) Halloran, the previous Assistant Library Director, is leaving to be closer to her children and grandchildren. Kathy has previously served the library as a Board of Trustees member and as its Chairperson. She was the Assistant Library Director for over fifteen years.
he Millington Arbela District Library’s Digital Collection
includes both eBooks
. 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.
Early Literacy Station™
he 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.