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  • Author Eugene Milhizer

    Join us for an evening with author Eugene Milhizer on Wednesday, Aug 4, at 6pm. His new book, Dissecting Anatomy of a Murder, examines and analyzes both the book and film, Anatomy of a Murder, in significant detail. It tells the fascinating story of its author, John Voelker and recounts the 1952 murder in Big Bay, Michigan. It also chronicles …… Read More

  • Music on the Menu

    The Portage Lake District Library invites everyone to join us for music performed by some of our best local talent over the lunch hour on Wednesdays from 12-1pm at the Bridgeview Park, beginning 6/30. As an added bonus, The Ambassador restaurant is offering $2 off any pizza, only on Wednesdays from 11:30-1:30. Just mention Music on the Menu when you order!… Read More


    Please join us for a book discussion of Year of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks on Wednesday, August 4, at 5:00 PM. The group will meet outside of the library, weather permitting, or in the community room. There are several copies of the book on hold at the library available for cardholders to check out.  … Read More

  • New Episode of Biblio Bistro

    Our latest episode of Biblio Bistro airs on 7/6! The tenth episode of Biblio Bistro features Kohlrabi Slaw which highlights fresh kohlrabi. Kohlrabi is seasonally available in late fall through winter and is usually available at Farmers Markets in early-to-mid summer through early fall. To view the latest episode, learn more about the series, download the recipes cards,  and see …… Read More

  • PLDL Community Survey and Facility Assessment

    PLDL is in the early stages of planning a phased renovation, and we’re taking a systematic approach to assessing the community needs and wants for the library. Libraries continue to evolve to meet community needs, and your input is invaluable as we assess how to best meet the current and future needs of library users. This survey is an important step in the process to gather community input as we evaluate the spaces and configuration of PLDL…. Read More

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