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Summer Reading Programming (through August)

(*) Registration Required

Weekly Events

Tuesdays at 11am:  Storytimes with Samantha

Thursdays at 10:30am:  Storytimes with Tiffany

Wednesdays 9-11am:  Crafts (JULY ONLY)

Special Events

Friday July 25 at 3pm:  Glow Party (*)  for ages 9+

Friday July 25 at 7pm:  Movie Night

Friday August 1 at 3pm:  Mad Scientist Afternoon (*)  for ages 9+

Tuesday August 5 at 7pm:  Local Photographer Travis Forbear

Wednesday August 6 at 2pm at the Rail Trail Pavilion:  Drummunity

Friday August 8 at 3pm:  Rocket Building Contest (*)  for ages 9+

Friday August 8 at 7pm:  Movie Night

Friday August 15 1-5pm:  Outdoor Fun Day (*)

Friday August 22 at 7pm:  Movie Night 7pm

Oceana One Book One Community is Back!

The Oceana County libraries are pleased to announce the winning book for "One Book One Community" for 2014:  Fatal Crossing:  The Mysterious Disappearance of NWA Flight 2591 by Valerie van Heest. We encourage individuals and book clubs all over Oceana County to read and discuss the book this summer.  The author will speak on Saturday September 27 at 7pm at the Hart Middle School Auditorium. 


Need help navigating through your Kindle, Nook or iPad?  Miss Kelsey offers one-on-one and group workshops.  If you would like to register for a class, please contact the library at 861-4565.  Registration IS required to attend.


MeLCat is a statewide multi-type library resource sharing program funded with an LSTA grant provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and administered by the Library of Michigan.  This service allows library users to search for books, audio books, music, movies, and other library materials on-line and have items delivered to the library.  Search MeLCat


The Shelby Area District Library offers downloadable audio books and eBooks.  By clicking on the icon above, you can download required free software, check out and download books to enjoy on your computer (PC (Must have Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox to use) or Mac), iPod or MP3 player.  The library's website is available 24/7 to give you access to downloadable reading/listening anytime, anywhere!  Popular and classic downloadable books are offered in a variety of subjects.  To download audio books, all you need is an Internet connection and a Shelby Library card.  This service is free for residents in the following townships:  Shelby, Ferry, Claybanks, Otto and Benona.  Residents in other townships must go through their Home Library for Overdrive services. 


An "outside accessible" book drop (located at the Rothbury Village Hall) is available for Shelby Area District Library patrons!  If you have books you checked out at Shelby Library, but aren't able to return them, you are welcome to return them to the Rothbury book drop. 

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