Like us on Facebook!

Events - Next 7 Days

Sat Apr 30, 2016 @10:00am - 02:00pm
Friends' Book Sale

Mon May 02, 2016 @12:00pm - 05:00pm
ESAG Art Show

Mon May 02, 2016 @ 5:00pm - 07:00pm
Dining with the Docs

Tue May 03, 2016 @12:00pm - 04:00pm
Tech Tuesday

Thu May 05, 2016 @ 8:30am - 09:30am
Walking Club

Thu May 05, 2016 @10:00am - 12:00pm
Free Range Crafts

Fri May 06, 2016 @10:15am - 11:00am
Storytime & Craft

Fri May 06, 2016 @ 1:00pm - 03:00pm
CAL Knitting

Search Website

Welcome to Alcona County Library!
Money Smart Week Activities Print E-mail

Representatives from Huron Community Bank present “Credit 101” on Thursday, April 28 at 1:00 p.m. at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library.  Understand, protect and improve credit with these Smart Money tips.  Also included will be a short session on how to prevent identity theft.  The “Bunny Money” storytime and craft session for children will be presented on Friday, April 29 at 10:15 a.m. at the Harrisville branch by Huron Community Bank.  Free gift for attendance at all Money Smart week activities.  April 25 through 29 is Money Smart Week at the Alcona County Library.  Pick up brochures and other information at all branches regarding financial health.  For more information, call 989-724-6796 or visit MoneySmartWeek.org.

Last Updated on Thursday, 21 April 2016 12:35
 
Dining with the Docs Print E-mail

Samantha Garber, D.D.S., presents "Better Health with Oral Health," on Monday, May 2 at 5:00 p.m. at the Harrisville branch of the Alcona County Library.  Dr. Garber will discuss periodontal disease, risk for oral cancers, how to maintain good oral hygiene, and other concerns about oral health and overall health.  Light supper included.  Call 989-724-6796 to register for this FREE program.  This program is a cooperative effort through the Alcona Health Center and the Alcona County Library to bring health information to Alcona citizens.

Last Updated on Thursday, 21 April 2016 11:39
 
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
Read more...
 
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