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Events - Next 7 Days

Sat Dec 03, 2016 @12:00pm - 02:00pm
Christmas in the Village

Mon Dec 05, 2016 @11:00am - 02:00pm
Get Crafty

Tue Dec 06, 2016 @12:00pm - 04:00pm
Tech Tuesday

Wed Dec 07, 2016 @ 1:00pm - 02:00pm
Friends of the Library

Thu Dec 08, 2016 @ 8:30am - 09:30am
Walking Club

Fri Dec 09, 2016 @10:15am - 11:00am
Storytime & Craft

Fri Dec 09, 2016 @12:00pm - 01:30pm
Color Craze

Fri Dec 09, 2016 @ 1:00pm - 03:00pm
CAL Knitting

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Mikado Clerk Position Available Print E-mail

Part Time Branch Clerk position is available at the Mikado Branch of the Alcona County Library, for 15 – 20 hours per week.  See attached .PDF files below for job description and application form, or visit any branch of Alcona County Library.  Must be 18 and have valid driver’s license for this position.  Applications accepted until 5:30 pm, Monday December 12, 2016 at any branch or via email at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

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Christmas in the Village Print E-mail

Children of all ages are invited to the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library on Saturday, December 3, 2016 for Christmas in the Village activities.  The Library’s theme this year is “The Night before Christmas.”   Children are invited to celebrate this theme with story, crafts and cookies from noon until 2:00 p.m.  Santa will arrive at noon to greet children and listen to their Christmas wish lists until 1:30 p.m.  Please note that the Library will be closed at 11:30 a.m. to facilitate Christmas in the Village activities only.  For more information, call 989-724-6796.

Last Updated on Monday, 21 November 2016 11:50
Freegal Music - Free Music Downloads and Streaming Print E-mail

Alcona County Library has joined Library Ideas' network of Public Library websites that offer access to over seven million songs, including Sony Music Entertainment’s catalogue of legendary artists. The Freegal Music Service will allow Alcona County Library to increase the size and diversity of its collection by offering access to over 28,000 music labels from 101 different countries.

Last Updated on Thursday, 15 October 2015 12:28
Free Online Tutorials Print E-mail

Free online tutorials - advance your computer skills at your own pace

If you're new to working with a computer and feel like you could use a hand, help is on the way! The Alcona County Library website now features a selection of links to free online lessons, chosen from around the internet, that teach useful computing skills.
Whether you're at home using your own computer or in the library, these tutorials will explain from the beginning what you need to know to get the most out of your computing experience.

Find them in the library website's main menu above, under Quick Information - Weblinks - Computer Tutorials.

UPDATE 12/30/13 - Now includes a guide to getting around in Windows 8, part of Microsoft's helpful collection of Getting Started Tutorials for Windows.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 July 2014 14:12
Historical Intranet Print E-mail

The Doris Gauthier Collection, Library documents and Historical Society photos are now available for searching and accessing on the Historical Intranet. This link is accessible from the public computers at any Alcona County Library branch, or on any device connected to our wireless network. Click here to access!

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 November 2015 12:45