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Library News

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  • Digital Photography classes:
    Classes will run from 5:30-7:30 and are $10.
    Smartphone Camera Use Tuesday, April 24
  • Join us for Spring Storytime for children around the ages of 0-4 on Tuesday mornings at 10 a.m. from March 6 through May 22.
  • Beginner's Clay Classes. $20 includes supplies. Saturdays from 1:00-2:30 4/28, 5/5, 5/12, 5/26
  • Saturday Sewing Classes ages 9 & up. $30 includes materials. Saturdays from 10:00-12:00 4/28, 5/5, 5/12, 5/26
  • CAPL DROID BUILD! For kids age 7-12. 5/8, 5/15, 5/22, 5/29 from 3:30-4:30 (after school). Cost is $20 & Using littleBits electronics students will build an R2D2 droid, learn how to control it, send secret messages and generate authentic R2D2 sounds. After mastering Droid inventor skills the students will work on inventing their own personal Droids! The Droids and parts belong to the library but participants will get their own individual Mission Logs, photographs with their personal Droid and will gain a new understanding of electronics all around us!
  • Bedtime Storytime will be held on the third Wednesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. September 20th through May 16th. All ages are welcome to attend this evening program of songs, stories, puppets & fun. Pajamas are appropriate attire & favorite stuffed animals are welcome visitors!
  • If you have an email address on file with us, please consider adding the address "" to your address book. Your holds notifications will come through as "Library Notice" from "pac2library". We also offer notifications via text message. Let us know if you'd like us to set this up for you.
  • Cheboygan Ukulele Society News! These meetings will be held at Purple Tree Books! We know you want to practice! :) Bring a ukulele and a friend! Come on out & join us the first Tuesday of each month for some fun community uke time! Ukuleles are available for check-out at the library.
  • Library board meeting April 12th, 2018. A schedule, along with an archive of all meeting minutes and agendas is available on the Library Board tab above.
  • We have a wifi antenna in our children's garden! Feel free to enjoy your wifi connection while sitting at the umbrella table, on the garden bridge or lawn behind the library. You should have a stronger signal back there than sitting out in front of the library! :)
  • Looking for tax forms? The quickest route to your booklets and forms is online via or If you would like to call and have forms and booklets mailed to you, you may do so mid-February. IRS: 1.800.829.3676 and MI.GOV: (for the MI-1040, Homestead Property Tax and Home Heating Credit forms) 1.517.636.4436 select Option 2.
  • Book Group meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 11 a.m. in our lower level. The scheduled books are as follows:
    May 8, 2018: Commonwealth by Ann Patchett
    June 12, 2018: My Sister's Keeper by Jodi Picoult
    July 10, 2018: The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah
    August 14, 2018: Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
    September 11, 2018: The Alice Network by Kate Quinn
    October 9, 2018: Tess of the D'Ubervilles by Thomas Hardy
    November 13, 2018: Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger
    December 11, 2018: The Spy Who Came in from the Cold by Jon LeCarre
  • What else is going on @ the library? Check our calendar of events for more information!
  • The digital archive of the Cheboygan Democrat is up, active and searchable. Try it out, see what interesting and fun things you can find.
  • Need some help polishing your resumé? Check out Mel.Org's Jobs Gateway! It is a great resource for many aspects of career preparation, from resume and cover letter helpers and beyond.

Library Hours

Monday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Tuesday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Wednesday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Thursday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

The mission of the Cheboygan Area Public Library is to provide quality materials and services which fulfill the educational, informational, cultural and recreational needs of the entire community in an atmosphere that is welcoming, respectful and professional.

The library offers wifi throughout the building as well as a dedicated 24/7 antenna in our children's garden. The outdoor signal is always on. Just look for "library" and connect!