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We’re hir­ing!

Position: Substitute Library Clerk
Hours: Vary. (Days, evenings, some Saturdays)

An overview of the job du­ties are as fol­lows:

  • Greet all pa­trons in a friendly and cour­te­ous man­ner
  • Help fa­cil­i­tate a wel­com­ing en­vi­ron­ment in the li­brary
  • Check items in and out of li­brary
  • Assist pa­trons with cre­at­ing new li­brary cards, up­date and ver­ify pa­tron in­for­ma­tion as needed
  • Assist pa­trons with find­ing in­for­ma­tion through the li­brary cat­a­log, data­bases, and the Internet
  • Contact pa­trons about over­due and re­served items
  • Ability to op­er­ate li­brary equip­ment in­clud­ing but not lim­ited to com­put­ers, fax ma­chine, cash reg­is­ter, print­ers, and copier
  • Set up for spe­cial pro­grams, in­clud­ing mov­ing fur­ni­ture, dec­o­rat­ing as re­quired, at­tend­ing to spe­cific pro­gram needs
  • Standing, sit­ting, kneel­ing, stoop­ing, car­ry­ing books, and/​or push­ing a book cart is re­quired
  • Other du­ties not listed may be as­signed on an as needed ba­sis

Successful can­di­dates will be con­sid­ered for reg­u­lar sched­ul­ing.

Deadline to ap­ply:
Friday, October 20, 2017 by 6:00 p.m.

Interested can­di­dates should send their re­sume and cover let­ter to:
Millington Arbela District Library
Attn: Library Director
P.O. Box 306
Millington, Michigan 48746

Or email to: jbrown@​millingtonlibrary.​info

No com­puter? No wor­ries! Stop by and use one of our 6 pub­lic ac­cess com­put­ers.

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Color Cafe

Now that sum­mer is wind­ing down (sorry!), we’re bring­ing back Color Cafe.

Join us on Tuesdays be­gin­ning September 19 for evenings of col­or­ing and re­lax­ation — a great ad­di­tion to your weekly rou­tine.

We’ll set out all of the sup­plies around 6:00 p.m. Just bring your­self and maybe a mug of tea to sip while you color.

If a group en­vi­ron­ment isn’t your jam, you’re wel­come to mi­grate through­out the li­brary to find your quiet spot.

Posted in Events

Lit to Film Club: Divine Secrets Have Arrived

Literature to Film Club kicks off on Thursday, October 12 @ 6 p.m. We’ll be watch­ing the movie Divine Secrets of the Ya-​Ya Sisterhood and dis­cussing the book by Rebecca Wells.

Copies of the book have ar­rived for those who wish to get an early start. You can get yours by vis­it­ing the cir­cu­la­tion desk. (We have copies in pa­per­back, hard­cover, and even a few copies in large print.)

We’re very ex­cited about this pro­gram and hope that you can join us!

Posted in Events

Details for Festival Week

Excited about fes­ti­val? We are, too! Here’s a handy link to the festival’s web­site which has a sched­ule of events.

Our book sale runs Wednesday-​Friday from 9 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Wildlife Safari has been sched­uled for Friday, August 11!

While we’re open this week, nav­i­gat­ing Depot Street may be a lit­tle tricky with the tent for Red Garter Saloon-​Millington all set up for fes­ti­val. We rec­om­mend vis­it­ing us via Center Street and us­ing our south dri­ve­way.

Our li­brary ser­vice hours have been ad­justed to help with park­ing. On Friday, August 11, we’ll be clos­ing at 5:00 p.m. and the li­brary will be closed all day on Saturday, August 12. You are wel­come to use our park­ing lot over the week­end!

Posted in Community, Events, Help, Library News

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Friday: 9:00a - 6:00p
Saturday: 12:00p - 4:00p
Sunday: Closed

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