Check out some of our upcoming programs and events!

Ask the expert! Join us to meet District Forester Jacob Grochowski on January 31s
			  at 6:00 pm. Learn about reading your woods (tree health etc), forest management advice & planning as well as reducing tax burdens.
February Drawing class to be held on Mondays from 10-11:30 a.m. February 5, 12, 19, 26. 
			  Class is $20 and includes all supplies.
Snow Slime Making at the library on Wednesday February 7 at 1:00 p.m. Free program but call library to register.
Jigsaw puzzle at the library Sunday February 25 from 1:00 to 4:00. Call the library to register 
			  teams of up to 4 people.
Limited registration available for Lip Balm and Sugar Scrub class with Lori Kindsvatter. Adults and teens are invited. 
			  Registration is required.
Storytime will be held at the library on Tuesdays at 10:15 am on January 9, 16, 23 and 30 as well as February 6, 123, 20 and 27.
Captain and Author Jennifer Dowker will be giving a presentation on the 
			  adventures, obstacles and rewards of life at the library on Tuesday March 12th at 6:00 p.m.
Program encouraging young readers. Participate in the 1000 books before kindergarten program.
the Friends Book Store is open Tuesdays and Saturdays from 10:30 am to 2 pm.

About Us

The Cheboygan Area Public Library is a district library. Our district is comprised of the City of Cheboygan and the Townships of Aloha, Beaugrand, Benton, Grant, Inverness, and portions of Hebron and Munro. Guest cards are available for folks who reside outside of our district for an annual fee of $50 per household.

picture of the cheboygan area public library


Monday 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Tuesday 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Wednesday 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Thursday 8 a.m.-7 p.m.
Friday 8a.m.-5 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Sunday 1 p.m.-5 p.m.

Holidays & Other Closures

The library is closed for the following holidays:
New Years Eve & New Years Day
Easter Day
Memorial Day
July 4th
Labor Day
Thanksgiving Day (close @ 5 on the evening prior)
Christmas Eve & Christmas Day
Regarding winter weather and road conditions, we do not follow the school closing schedule. For updates regarding our status please check our facebook page, or our events calendar which is accesible via the menu list at the top of our page.

Policies +


Book Donations & Genealogy Requests

Please take a look at our book donation policy to familiarize yourself with what we can and cannot accept when it comes to donated items.
If you would like to submit a genealogy request through the mail please check our genealogy request policy.


Buy A Book For Our Classics Collection

Take a peek at our Classics Wishlist if you would like to purchase a book for our collection!


Community Room Use

If you would like to secure a room for your meeting please check out the policies & fill out the application via our Google Form for Room Use!


FOIA Request for Public Records

Please read our FOIA Request Policy. You may submit a request using this form.


Library Card Policy

Have questions about the Cheboygan Library District? Check out our library card policy. For folks residing in our district we are happy to offer online library card sign-up


Library Employment Application

Interested in seeking employment with the Cheboygan Area Public Library? If we have current openings, we will post them here. You may download, fill out and submit an employment application at any time.

Get Involved @ Your Library!

Would you like to get more involved @ the library?


If you are interested in volunteering your time to help out with general projects around the library, please print and submit this form. We often have special projects for students that need to obtain hours for the National Honor Society and occasionally we have projects for folks needing to do general community service work.

Friends of the Library

The Friends of the Library is a wonderful group of people who help support so many programs, library projects and our collections! They can always use a few extra hands and this is a great way to get involved in helping your library!

Library Board

The library board meets at 9 a.m. on the second Thursday of each month. For more information on the meeting schedule or to view past minutes visit the Library Board's page.


the library Executive Director is Brice Bush

Brice Bush

Executive Director

The library Assistant Director is Kim

Kim Schulz

Assistant Director

The library Program Director is Paula

Paula Jewell

Program Director


Library staff are available to assist you via phone during open hours. Facebook messaging is also an option for inquiries though a phone call is preferred for urgent account matters as many of our facebook staff occasionally work off-site.


100 S Bailey Street, Cheboygan, MI 49721