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  • New Digital Skill Building Resource for PLDL Patrons

    LinkedIn Learning, an online leader for professional development courses and skill-building tutorials, will soon be available for patrons of the Portage Lake District Library (PLDL). The resource offers thousands of professionally produced courses on business, software, technology, creative skills and more…. 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

  • PLDL Summer Reading Program

    The Portage Lake District Library and the Hancock School Public Library are thrilled to launch
    the 2021 summer reading program, Tails and Tales. The program will see both libraries engage
    students and residents in summer reading activities all season long.
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  • Paddle the Portage: RESCHEDULED 6/24 !!

    You are invited to join in a community paddle hosted by the Portage Lake District Library, Keweenaw Land Trust, and MI Tech’s Outdoor Adventure Program. Boats and instruction will be provided or bring your own boat. The paddle will depart from the East Houghton Waterfront Park. Youth/Adult paddle (ages 10+) will be from 3:30-6:30pm.Minors must have a parent present at …… Read More

  • Updates to Mask Policy

    Based on updated guidance and Emergency Orders from MiOSHA and MDHHS, patrons who are not fully vaccinated are still required to wear a face mask in the library. Library employees who are not fully vaccinated will also be required to wear a face mask in the library…. Read More

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