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Library Services Survey

The Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library has released a survey to help inform future library services for the community. Anyone residing within the Library’s service area- all of Alpena County-is invited to complete the survey whether or not they have a library card. The survey will help to determine the longer-term goals of…

Access to MORE books!

Did you now that Great Lakes Digital Library partners with 10 other library consortiums across the state of Michigan?  This is great news!  All you need is the Libby app on your mobile device and a your current Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library card.  Below is a graphic demonstrating the steps to add…

Spring Into Romance Author Panel

Save the date for a Spring Into Romance Author Panel with four Michigan adult romance writers on Saturday, May 18, 2024, at 1:00 pm! The Library will feature four romance authors. Lyssa Kay Adams author of the Bromance Book Club series, Meryl Wilsner, author of Cleat Cute, Kelly Ohlert author of “To Get To the…

Join our team! – Information Services Specialist

Join Our Team as an Information Services Specialist at Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library!    Are you passionate about helping people access information, navigate technology, and engage with library resources? We’re seeking a dynamic Information Services Specialist to join our dedicated team at the Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library.  Under general…

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Marketing and Programming Coordinator

Now Hiring

Marketing and Programming Coordinator Are you a creative and organized individual with a passion for libraries, books, and community engagement? The Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library is on the lookout for a dynamic Marketing and Programming Coordinator to join our dedicated team and help us make the library a vibrant hub for our…

Library Notice of 2024 Budget Hearing

NOTICE OF BUDGET HEARING Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library Board December 20, 2023 at 4:00 PM Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library  211 N. First Ave. Alpena, MI 49707 The Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library Board will hold a public hearing on the proposed library budget for the fiscal year…

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National Good Neighbor Day

The library is celebrating National Good Neighbor Day on Saturday, September 30th from 12:30pm-2pm! Stations of activities will be set up in the Stillion room for participants of all ages. Participants can add the dots to a giant bingo sheet with activities they can complete to be a good neighbor. The bingo sheet will be…

Worm Composting Workshop

Tired of throwing out your kitchen scraps? Gardening expert, TV/radio host, author & columnist Melinda Myers will teach you how to repurpose your fruit and vegetable peels into a nutrient-rich soil addition resulting in a successful garden. The other key ingredient? Worms! Attendees will create their own worm composting bin to take home. Melinda Myers…