The annual Michigan Pirate Festival will take place Aug. 5-10 with events planned at Loutit District Library and some Grand Haven businesses.
Youth used duct tape, paper and cardboard to make the bottles into rockets during a program at Loutit District Library.
Children take apart old technology at the library.
To commemorate Loutit District Library’s current building turning 10 years old, and the library celebrating 20 years as a district operation, an open house is planned for 2-4 p.m. Saturday at the library, 407 Columbus Ave.
From Rey, Yoda and BB-8, the group drew characters as local illustrator Corinne Roberts provided drawing tips during the “Star Wars”-themed event at Loutit District Library.
About two weeks ago, RAM Construction Services started reconstruction of the entrance’s concrete stairs and brickwork, as well as work on the library employees’ entrance off Fourth Street.
In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon landing, local families had a chance to explore space activities and learn about the moon Thursday afternoon.
Preschool Science Lab held at Loutit District Library
Public works trucks and emergency responder vehicles were among the dozen vehicles that families had a chance to get an up-close look at during the Touch a Truck event at Loutit District Library in Grand Haven.
Families had an opportunity to get a closer look at vehicles during the Touch a Truck event at Loutit District Library on Monday.
From magic strings to creating balloon animals, Merrills — known professionally as Mr. Jim — entertained families during the magic show at Loutit District Library on Thursday.
Children worked to take apart items such as cassette and DVD players and a cash register during the Tech Take-Apart spring break event at Loutit District Library on Tuesday.
In honor of March is Reading Month, I am reading “The Library Book” by Susan Orlean, who is also the author of “The Orchid Thief.” In keeping with the theme, I checked it out from the Spring Lake District Library.
The fifth annual Pizza Plus Books will take place at Loutit District Library, 407 Columbus Ave. in Grand Haven, from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 13.
Laura Grimshaw, the wife of the late Gary, will give a talk at 7 tonight to discuss Gary’s youth, time in the U.S. Navy and his career as a poster artist for the Grande Ballroom as well as for various artists.